Privacy Policy

 

 

Who we are

Econscious Living is a Perth-based environmental consultant company owned by Environmental Scientist, Una Phelan. Our website address is: https://www.econsciousliving.com.

 

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

We only collect information about you if we have a reason to do so–for example, to provide our Services, to communicate with you, or to make our Services better.

Your personal private information is only accessible to us if you manually enter your details into one of our contact forms on the website. We use your data solely to contact you and do not sell or share this with any third parties other than those required to for third-party tracking or to contact you.

By submitting your personal private data to us using one of the contact forms on our website, you are consenting to receive contact from us via the communication channels within the forms – this is usually by email and telephone. Your data is stored securely for an indefinite amount of time.

You are free to unsubscribe from any form of contact from us at any time by clicking the ‘Unsubscribe’ link in an email, or by sending an email requesting removal from our database to una@econsciousliving.com.

If you wish to know the data we have stored for you, we can provide this to you also. Please email una@econsciousliving.com with your request.

Cookies

We use Cookies on our website to collect anonymous data used predominantly for monitoring the performance of our website. This data is stored in Google Analytics and does not contain any of your identifiable information. Occasionally, we may use Cookies to implement marketing and advertising activity across the Google and Facebook networks.

If you have an account and you log in to the Member’s section of this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

 

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.).

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

 

Comments

This website uses Disqus to enable comments on blog posts. When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. You can view the Privacy Policy of Disqus here. Once you submit a comment it will be available publicly.

 

Analytics

We collect analytics data using Google Analytics and Jetpack WordPress plugin. You can view the Privacy Policies for both of these by clicking here for Google Analytics and here for Jetpack.

Who we share your data with

Your personal private data is only shared with GDPR compliant third-parties required for contacting you.

  • Third Party Vendors: We may share information about you with third-party vendors who need to know information about you in order to provide their services to us. This group includes vendors that help us provide our Services to you (like payment providers that process your credit and debit card information) and those that help us understand and enhance our Services (like analytics providers). We require vendors to agree to privacy commitments in order to share information with them.

Our primary third-party vendors include:

  • MailChimp email marketing software
  • Jetpack plugin for WordPress
  • MailMunch email marketing software
  • Google Analytics tracking software
  • Advanced Custom Fields WordPress plugin

 

How long we retain your data

For users that are members of our website, we store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time. Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

 

What rights you have over your data

You can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

You have several choices available when it comes to information about you:

  • Opt-Out of Electronic Communications: You may opt out of receiving promotional messages from us. Just follow the instructions in those messages. If you opt out of promotional messages, we may still send you other messages, like those about your account and legal notices.
  • Set Your Browser to Reject Cookies: ACF visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using our websites, with the drawback that certain features may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

 

Affiliate marketing

Throughout this website, you will find affiliate links to products and services I recommend. When you purchase something through one of these links, I earn a tiny commission, at no extra cost to you. I only recommend products and services I have tried and test and those I use myself.

Your contact information

If you have questions about the collection or use of your data by this website, please email una@econsciousliving.com.