YOUR INFORMATION & PRIVACY
We take your privacy very seriously. And so should you. So have a look around to see what we’re doing with your personal information and how we’re keeping it secure.
SECTION 1 – WHAT DO WE DO WITH YOUR INFORMATION?
We use your personal information to make Testify and other products of Treasure Publishing better for you and for everyone. That includes doing things like:
- Recommending things we think you’ll enjoy, like products, events and programmes of partner organisations.
- Notifying you about things you’ve told us you like, for example a Business Seminars, Personal Developments tools and events.
We also use it for business, regulatory and legal purposes, like:
- Dealing with any requests you make or content you submit.
- Getting in touch if we need to tell you about something, like a change to our policies or issues with a service.
- Identifying your needs and giving you the right product or service to best meet your needs.
When you purchase something from our online store, as part of the buying and selling process, we collect the personal information you give us such as your name, address and email address.
When you browse our store, we also automatically receive your computer’s internet protocol (IP) address in order to provide us with information that helps us learn about your browser and operating system.
Email marketing: With your permission, we may send you emails about our publications, online store, new products and other updates from partner organisations.
SECTION 2 – CONSENT
How do you get my consent?
If you complete an enquiry form or attendance form at our event or on our website, we might ask for your name, postal address, email and telephone number, or date of birth depending on the nature of your enquiry or what you are doing.
When you provide us with personal information to complete an online transaction, verify your credit card, place an order, arrange for a delivery or return a purchase, we imply that you consent to our collecting it and using it for that specific reason only.
If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no.
How do I withdraw my consent?
If after you opt-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information, at anytime, by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org or mailing us at:
Treasure Publishing Ltd
21 Orangery Lane, London, SE91HN
SECTION 3 – OUR COMMITMENT TO PROTECT YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We’re strongly committed to keeping you and your family’s information safe. And to do this we design our services with your safety in mind.
To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed.
If you provide us with your credit card information, the information is encrypted using secure socket layer technology (SSL) and stored with a AES-256 encryption. Although no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, we follow all PCI-DSS requirements and implement additional generally accepted industry standards.
SECTION 4 – DISCLOSURE
We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so or if you violate our Terms of Service.
SECTION 5 -SERVICE PROVIDERS
Primary Service Providers
This policy covers the services that are offered by Treasure Publishing Ltd.
And sometimes it covers services offered by parts of our organisation that operate as separate companies. Such as:
Testify Newspaper, Testify Shop, Africa Telegraph.
Secondary Service Providers
Our online shop is hosted on on an e-commerce platform. The service provider supports us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you.
Your data is stored through their data storage, databases and the general application. They store your data on a secure server behind a firewall.
If you choose a direct payment gateway to complete your purchase, then our e-commerce provider stores your credit card data. It is encrypted through the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS). Your purchase transaction data is stored only as long as is necessary to complete your purchase transaction. After that is complete, your purchase transaction information is deleted.
All direct payment gateways adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover.
PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.
Third Party Service Providers
In general, the third-party providers used by us will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us.
However, certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors, have their own privacy policies in respect to the information we are required to provide to them for your purchase-related transactions.
For these providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so you can understand the manner in which your personal information will be handled by these providers.
In particular, remember that certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located a different jurisdiction than either you or us. So if you elect to proceed with a transaction that involves the services of a third-party service provider, then your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which that service provider or its facilities are located.
As an example, if you are located in Canada and your transaction is processed by a payment gateway located in the United States, then your personal information used in completing that transaction may be subject to disclosure under United States legislation, including the Patriot Act.
SECTION 6 – LINKS
When you click on links on our store, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.
SECTION 7 – COOKIES
You can usually instruct your browser to enable, disable or delete cookies. To do this, follow the instructions provided by your browser or mobile telephone (usually located within the “Help”, “Tools” or “Edit” settings). Please note that if you set your browser to disable cookies, you may not be able to access secure areas of our sites and other parts of our sites may also not work properly.
You can find out more information about how to change your browser cookie settings at http://www.allaboutcookies.org/.
Some third parties may use Advertising Cookies to help gather information about your browsing activity so that they can deliver website advertising to you that is relevant to your interests. The advertising industries in EU have developed schemes to help you opt-out of receiving cookies used for these purposes. You can find out more about the EU scheme from http://www.youronlinechoices.eu
SECTION 8 – AGE OF CONSENT
By using this site, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence, and you have given us your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this site.
SECTION 9 – EMAIL MARKETING
We wish to continue telling you about new opportunities and our our unique products, events, news and information. We also believe that our partners expects us to keep in touch with you.
We depend our partners and advertisers to continue our work and believe that this type of communication is a legitimate interest of ours that also respects yours and our supporters’ rights and freedoms.
Right to Object to Direct Marketing: You always have the right to object to receiving direct marketing from us even if we believe that we have a legitimate interest to communicate with you in this way. You can contact us to request that we stop all direct marketing messages by calling 0207 316 1300, emailing us at email@example.com, or submitting your objections to receive our marketing communications by submitting this online form.
How to Stop Email Marketing
Simply click on the unsubscribe link within any email. Requests are usually processed immediately but please allow ten (10) business days for the removal request to be processed. Even after you unsubscribe from promotional email messages, you may still receive transactional (non-marketing) messages from us.
About our partner organisation’s marketing communications: If you agreed to receive promotional offers from us on behalf of other service providers, we may send you offers about products, projects, events, education and conferences and financial services that may be of interest to you. Please let us know at any time if you changed your mind (see below for our contact details).
If our store is acquired or merged with another company, your information may be transferred to the new owners so that we may continue to sell products to you.
SECTION 10 – QUESTIONS AND CONTACT INFORMATION
If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information contact our Privacy Compliance Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com, or by mail at
Treasure Publishing Ltd
[Re: Privacy Compliance Officer]
21 Orangery Lane London GB SE91HN