THE POLICY This policy: governs the privacy and interactions between you, the user, and www.AnthonyMorganClark.com; describes my obligations; describes your obligations; describes how I will process, store and protect data.
THE WEBSITE This website complies with all UK Data Protection laws.
CONTACT & COMMUNICATION We only will collect personal data with your explicit consent, for example through you joining our mailing list or contacting us through the website. We use and keep all personal data in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. We will only use the data for the specific purpose it has been collected. If you complete a contact from we will use it to reply to you. If you sign up to our mailing list we will use it to contact you to with regard to new writing projects, upcoming releases and news about special offers. We will not send spam emails and we will not sell on your details to third parties. Once the data is no longer needed it will be deleted. For example if you fill in a ‘contact us form’ the information will be used to reply to your query. We will not add your details to our mailing list. Once your query is answered your information will not be used for any other purpose. We have done all we can to ensure we keep your data safe and secure, but you take responsibility for submitting it; doing so is at your own risk.
EMAIL NEWSLETTER We run an email newsletter. We use it to inform readers about relevant upcoming news and events. Readers who choose to subscribe do so at their own discretion. We manage our subscriptions. Subscriptions are taken in compliance with UK Spam Laws detailed in the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003. All personal details relating to subscriptions are held securely and in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. No personal details are passed on to third parties nor shared with companies / people outside of the company that operates this website. Under the Data Protection Act 1998 you may request a copy of personal information held about you by this website's email newsletter program. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please email Anthony.MorganClark@Gmail.com. We like to monitor the effectiveness of our email. We like to know you’re reading our communications, and if they are relevant to you. To help with this we keep an eye on how you interact with our messages. We monitor whether our emails are opened or not; if you forward them to like-minded friends; whether you click any links in the email; and when and how often you do this. We store this information anonymously (we will know how many people do these things, but not exactly who). As we learn to be more effective we may track and measure more types of activity, in order to serve you better emails. It goes without saying, we comply with all relevant laws including the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003. This means you can choose to unsubscribe at any time. Please be aware that it sometimes takes a little time to process such a request.
EXTERNAL LINKS In our emails we may include links to other websites, such as places where you can buy our books or places where you can learn more about us or read other interesting materials. All links are given in good faith. However it is your responsibility to be sensible and cautious when deciding if such a website is for you. Given the nature of the internet we cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any external website. This means you click on any links at your own risk. We cannot be held liable for any damage or losses or other consequences you experience as a result of visiting other websites.
ADVERTS AND SPONSORED LINKS Nothing to see here! Anthony is an independent author, and wouldn’t be very independent if he took on sponsors and adverts. He has no intention of using www.AnthonyMorganClark.com as an advertising platform. The website is currently powered by Weebly, and we have no control over whether or not Weebly choose to superimpose adverts over the site. So far they haven’t, and have shown no intention of ever doing so. If this changes, we will not be responsible for the content of those adverts or of any damage, losses, etc incurred as a result of your interaction with such adverts.
SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS Everyone loves Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and the like. We will at times include links to these and other social media sites. Our policy regarding this is the same as for any external site. All links are given in good faith. We are not liable for the content of those sites, nor for the effects you may experience as a result of clicking on those links. Once you interact with those sites you are subject to the terms and conditions of those sites.