If you’re a visitor from South Africa, we need to make sure we comply with POPiA Act 4 of 2021.
Any information you leave on A Crafty Mix is only used to perform the tasks you choose. We protect your info under password protection and keep ONLY what is absolutely necessary to do what you need to do and make your experience on our blog a good one.
And you only get what you ask for. If you subscribe to our monthly emails, that’s what you’ll get. Everything involved is spelled out before you click SUBMIT so you can make an informed choice.
Thank you for your visits, email subscriptions (and optional un-subscriptions too 😉 ), comments, and for trusting us to respect and take good care of your data.
For those that want all the legal stuff, you’ll find it all below…
We collect and process personal data
When visiting acraftymix.com your personal data may be collected. Most of our web pages contain information that does not require any personal information from the web site visitor. However, in some cases, we need to collect and store personal data in order to provide services or information that you request from the website. At A Crafty Mix, we collect information regarding your website behavior and your communication and interaction on this site. This information may be connected to existing personal data that has been stored for a specified and defined purpose.
How A Crafty Mix collects and processes your personal data
A Crafty Mix controls all of the personal data that you share with us when you:
- Visit our web site and accept cookies
- Contact us by form or by e-mail
- Sign up for any of our notifications and newsletters
- Download material that requires you to submit a form
- Subscribe to our blog
Your personal information will NEVER be sold, exchanged, transferred, nor given to any other company for any reason whatsoever without your consent. The only exception to this might be the express purpose of delivering an ordered product or service requested by the customer.
Why we process personal data
A Crafty Mix processes personal data and relevant information that is needed to properly provide our services and/or enhance the experience of visiting our sites. We need to process personal data in order to administrate user accounts, manage notifications, digital marketing and re-marketing. If you no longer want to receive digital notifications and/or marketing, you can unsubscribe. There is an unsubscribe button at the bottom of each email.
We store non-sensitive data about our customer. For example, first and last name, email address, comments.
Some additional ways that A Crafty Mix may collect and store your data includes but is not limited to the following:
- User Registration
- Contact Form Entries
- Analytics & Traffic Log Solutions
- Logging Tools & Plugins
- Security Tools & Plugins
- Order Forms & Purchases
The security of your personal data is important to us. We adhere to the law, regulations and general recommendations within our business sector, regarding security of the personal information that is shared with us. This applies to the submissions and storage of data.
However, our website visitors should be aware that there is no way to transfer and store data electronically that is 100% secure.
There are two types of cookies. A permanent cookie that saves a file on your computer to enhance the website depending on your choices, interests or the fact that you have previously visited the website.
A session cookie is sent between the server and your computer during your visit and disappears when you close your browser.
Our website is using both permanent cookies and session cookies. Permanent cookies are used to avoid requesting repeats of one-time information and session cookies are used to enable you to login to our services.
If you do not agree with the usage of cookies you can turn cookies off in your browser’s security settings. There are also settings allowing your browser to show you a warning every time the browser is trying to put a cookie on your computer.
About beacon tracking and scripts
A Crafty Mix uses web beacon tracking and scripts from third party suppliers which, on behalf of A Crafty Mix collects information about how website visitors use and communicate with the website. This way we can see how we acquire web traffic, which parts of the website that are most used and which links visitors click most. We use this information to further improve and develop the content of our website and our digital advertising.