Privacy Policy of Simplictysteps.com

Last updated: June 04, 2020

This Privacy Policy describes our policies and procedures on the collection, use, and disclosure of your information when you use the service and tells you about your privacy rights and how the law protects you.
By accessing simplicitysteps.com, you agree to be legally bound by these terms as modified from time to time. Any use of the site by you after such changes are posted constitutes your agreement to these Terms as modified.

Third-Party Services

Our service may contain links to other websites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party’s site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.

We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of third-party sites or services.

Types of Data collected

Among the types of Personal Data that simplicitysteps.com collects, by itself or through third parties, there are Cookies; Usage Data; first name; last name; email address.

Complete details on each type of Personal Data collected are provided in the dedicated sections of this privacy policy or by specific explanation texts displayed before the Data collection.

The User may freely provide personal data, or, in case of Usage Data, collected automatically when using simplicitysteps.com

Unless specified otherwise, all Data requested by simplicitysteps.com is mandatory, and failure to provide this Data may make it impossible for simplicitysteps.com to provide its services. In cases where simplicitysteps.com specifically states that some Data is not mandatory, Users are free not to communicate this Data without consequences to the service’s availability or the functioning service.

Users who are uncertain about which Personal Data is mandatory are welcome to contact the Owner.

Any use of Cookies – or other tracking tools – by simplicitysteps.com or by the owners of third-party services used by simplicitysteps.com serves the purpose of providing the service required by the User, in addition to any other purposes described in the present document, if available.
Users are responsible for any third-party Personal Data obtained, published or shared through simplicitysteps.com and confirm that they have the third party’s consent to provide the Data to the Owner.

 

Tracking Technologies and Cookies

We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to track the activity on our service and store certain information. Tracking technologies used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our service. You can instruct your browser to refuse all Cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. 
 

Cookies can be “Persistent” or “Session” Cookies. Persistent Cookies remain on your personal computer or mobile device when you go offline. At the same time, Session Cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser. Learn more about cookies in the “What Are Cookies” article.

The purposes of processing

The Data concerning the User is collected to allow the Owner to provide its service, comply with its legal obligations, respond to enforcement requests, protect its rights and interests (or those of its Users or third parties), detect any malicious or fraudulent activity, as well as the following: Commercial affiliation, Analytics, Advertising, Interaction with external social networks and platforms and Contacting the User.
For specific information about the Personal Data used for each purpose, the User may refer to the section “Detailed information on the processing of Personal Data.”

Detailed information on the processing of Personal Data

Personal Data is collected for the following purposes and using the following services:

Advertising

This type of service allows User Data to be utilized for advertising communication purposes displayed in the form of banners and other advertisements on simplicitysteps.com possibly based on User interests.

This does not mean that all Personal Data are used for this purpose. Information and conditions of use are shown below.

Some of the services listed below may use Cookies to identify Users, or they may use the behavioral re-targeting technique, i.e., displaying ads tailored to the User’s interests and behavior, including those detected outside simplicitysteps.com. For more information, please check the privacy policies of the relevant services.

Users may also opt-out of certain advertising features through applicable device settings, such as the device advertising settings for mobile phones or ad settings in general.

Google AdSense is a program run by Google through which website publishers in the Google Network of content sites serve text, images, video, or interactive media advertisements targeted to the site content and audience. These advertisements are administered, sorted, and maintained by Google.
Privacy Policy: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en

This service uses the “DoubleClick” Cookie, which tracks the use of simplicitysteps.com and User behavior concerning ads, products, and services offered.

Users may decide to disable all the DoubleClick Cookies by going to Google Ad Settings.

Personal Data processed: Cookies; Usage Data.

Analytics

The services contained in this section enable the Owner to monitor and analyze web traffic. They can be used to keep track of User behavior.

Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google LLC, depending on the location simplicitysteps.com is accessed from, (“Google”). Google utilizes the Data collected to track and examine the use of simplicitysteps.com, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services.

Google may use the Data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its advertising network.
Personal Data processed: Cookies; Usage Data.

Users may opt-out of Google Analytics installing the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on using the following link
tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/?hl=en-GB

Affiliation

This type of service allows simplicitysteps.com to display advertisements for third-party products or services. Ads can be displayed either as advertising links or as banners using various kinds of graphics.
Clicks on the icon or banner posted on the Application are tracked by the third-party services listed below and are shared with simplicitysteps.com

For details of which data are collected, please refer to the privacy policy of each service.

Amazon Affiliation (Amazon)

Amazon Affiliation is a commercial affiliation service provided by Amazon.com Inc.
Personal Data processed: Cookies; Usage Data.

Privacy Policy : https://www.amazon.com/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=hp_rel_topic?ie=UTF8&nodeId=468496

Contact

To assist with sending you requested information, we use WP Forms to collect and store your email address.
We generally store information about you for as long as we need it for the purposes for which we collect and use it. We are not legally required to continue to keep it. 

Privacy page : https://wpforms.com/privacy-policy/

Social Media Buttons

This type of service allows interaction with social networks or other external platforms directly from the pages of simplicitysteps.com
The interaction and information obtained through simplicitysteps.com are always subject to the User’s privacy settings for each social network.

Facebook, Twitter, Whatsapp Share buttons

Personal Data processed: Cookies; Usage Data.

 

Retention of Your Personal Data

The Company will retain your Personal Data only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will keep and use your Personal Data to the extent required to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are required to retain your data to comply with applicable laws), resolve disputes, and enforce our legal agreements and policies.
 

The Company will also retain Usage Data for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period, except when this Data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of our service, or we are legally obligated to retain this Data for more extended time periods.

 

Transfer of Your Personal Data

Your information, including Personal Data, is processed at the Company’s operating offices and in any other places where the parties involved in the processing are located. This information may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ from those from your jurisdiction.
 

Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.

Additional information about Data collection and processing

 

Business Transactions

If the Company is involved in a merger, acquisition, or asset sale, your Personal Data may be transferred. We will provide notice before Your Personal Data is transferred and becomes subject to a different Privacy Policy.

Law enforcement

Under certain circumstances, the Company may be required to disclose your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g., a court or a government agency).

Other legal requirements

The Company may disclose Your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
Comply with a legal obligation

– Protect and defend the rights or property of the Company
– Prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the service
– Protect the personal safety of users of the service or the public
– Protect against legal liability

How “Do Not Track” requests are handled

Simplycitysteps.com does not support “Do Not Track” requests.
To determine whether any of the third-party services it uses honor the “Do Not Track” requests, please read their privacy policies.

The rights of Users

Users may exercise certain rights regarding their Personal Data processed by the Owner.

In particular, Users have the right to do the following:

– Object to processing of their data. Users have the right to object to the processing of their Personal Data if the processing is carried out on a legal basis other than consent. 

– Restrict the processing of their data. Users have the right, under certain circumstances, to restrict the processing of their data. In this case, the Owner will not process their Data for any purpose other than storing it.

– Have their Personal Data deleted or otherwise removed. Users have the right, under certain circumstances, to obtain the erasure of their Data from the Owner.

How to exercise these rights

Any requests to exercise User rights can be directed to the Owner through the contact details provided in this document. These requests can be exercised free of charge and will be addressed by the Owner as early as possible and always within one month.

Children’s Privacy

Our service does not address anyone under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. If you are a parent or guardian and are aware that Your child has provided us with Personal Data, please Contact Us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from anyone under the age of 13 without verifying parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.

If We need to rely on consent as a legal basis for processing Your information and Your country requires consent from a parent, We may require your parent’s consent before We collect and use it.

Changes to this privacy policy

Simplicitysteps.com reserves the right to make changes to any part of the Website and to add to or change these Terms or the Privacy Policy. It is your responsibility to refer to the Terms whenever you access the Website. Whenever you access the Website, you agree to be bound by the Terms and the Privacy Policy as varied or amended from time to time.