Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which thingsilike2use collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a “User”) of the thingsilike2use.com website (“Site”). This privacy policy applies to the Site and all products and services offered by thingsilike2use .

For the purposes of this policy, Thingsilike2use is the data controller and TSO Hosts and Get Respsonse are data processors on our behalf.

Personally identifiable information


We may collect personally identifiable information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, register on the site, subscribe to the newsletter, respond to a survey, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users of our site may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address. We will collect personally identifiable information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identifiable information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

Non personally identifiable information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Non-personally identifiable information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilised and other similar information.

Cookies


Our Site uses “cookies” to enhance User experience. User’s web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. User may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.

We provide a cookie tool that allows users to opt out of non-essential cookies being set, details of which can be found in our cookies policy.

How we use the information we collect

Thingsilike2use may collect and use Users personal information for the following purposes:

  • To improve customer service
    Information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.
  • To personalise user experience
    We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our Site.
  • To improve our Site
    We may use feedback you provide to improve our products and services.
  • To send periodic emails
    If a User decides to opt-in to our mailing lists, they will receive emails that may include news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.

Storage and protection of your information


We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorised access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site or with the third parties who power the technology behind our site.

Our site is built on the WordPress platform and hosted by TSO Hosts, whose data centres are in the UK.

We send our emails using the Get Response service. Get Response is based in the USA and you can read more about how they store and process data in their privacy policy and their security policy.

Sharing your data


We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above.

If you use Facebook and share/like our posts, or visit Facebook having visited our pages (with the appropriate cookies consent), Facebook will record your activity, in line with Facebook’s own terms of use and cookie policies.

Retention of data

As this site is based on marketing products and services to you, we will store your data (name and email address) so that we can send you information about the subjects that you have expressed interest in.

Data is stored in the databases of Get Response – our email provider (as detailed above).

We will retain your data until such time as you let us know that you do not wish to receive information from us any more. You can exercise this at any time through the opt out and preferences management links contained at the bottom of all of our emails to you.

Please note that if you do unsubscribe it may be necessary to retain your email address to ensure that you do not receive emails from us on automated workflows.

If you would like your data deleted in full, email connect@thingsiliketouse.com and we will completely remove you from Get Response.

Legal basis for the processing of your data

Under the terms of GDPR, we process your data on the legal basis of consent, given by you when signing up to our list.

You have the right to withdraw your consent at any time, which can be done using the links provided at the bottom of any email that we send you.

Changes to this privacy policy

Thingsilike2use has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your acceptance of these terms


By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy and terms of service. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Contacting us


If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us at:
connect@thingsilike2use,com