Privacy Policy

At Bridal Editor the security of your data is a priority for me as a small business, and I am committed to respecting your privacy rights and complying with the new GDPR data regulations that have come into force in May 2018. I also want to make sure you understand what data I collect from you and how I use it.

How Bridal Editor uses your data:
To provide goods and services to you.
To create a tailored website for you.
With your consent: to contact you electronically about offers, news, services and products regarding Bridal Editor via MailChimp, a GDPR compliant newsletter service.
To provide you with a Bridal Finder email response.
To share offers from carefully selected partners that I believe you will be interested in.
With your consent – to mail out Bridal Editor competition prizes, products, news or information.

Bridal Editor’s third party hosted services:
Please be aware that in order to make some of Bridal Editor’s services available to you I may need to share your personal data with some of my carefully selected, GDPR compliant service partners. These are detailed below:With your consent – in order to deliver the Bridal Editor newsletter and make this service available to you, I need to share your data with our service partner: MailChimp. MailChimp is a GDPR compliant company and you can find out more information regarding MailChimp and their data storage here.
My website, bridaleditor.com uses another third party service called pipdig.co. pipdig is fully compliant with the new GDPR data regulations. I also use a third party pipdig cookie plugin.
My website bridaleditor.com uses and is built with the third party service WordPress and hosted with SiteGround.
I use the traffic stats tool, Google Analytics in order to create a tailored website for you. Bridal Editor’s data retention for Google Analytics – that is associated with cookies, user identifiers, or advertising identifiers – is set to 38 months. If you do not interact with the site: bridaleditor.com during this period of time, your data will automatically be wiped from the system.

Cookies:
My website, bridaleditor.com uses cookies in order to deliver its services and measure traffic. Cookies are essential for the effective operation of the website. Cookies collect information about your browsing and behaviour when you access my website via the same computer or device. This can include information regarding the pages you visited, the products that you purchased and your path around the website. I do not use Cookies to collect any data regarding your name, address or any other contact details. Please be aware that you are able to disable cookies.

Other third parties:
If I was to collaborate with a third party I would contact you directly and not share your data with them.
Aside from my service providers I will never disclose your information to anyone else, except from:
Credit reference agencies where necessary for card payments.
Governmental bodies, regulators, courts/tribunals, law enforcement agencies and insurers where it is compulsory that I do so:
– for the prevention, detection, investigation of a crime or the prosecution of offenders
– for the protection of my customers
– to exercise any legal rights (in court cases for example)
– to comply with my legal obligations

Where and how I store your data:
I store your data in two secure locations and it is fully encrypted with limited and password protected access by only the relevant personnel.

Opting out:
You have the right to opt out of receiving any promotional materials/my newsletter at any time. You can do this by:
Making use of the “unsubscribe” link located at the bottom of my newsletter emails.
Contacting me directly on info@bridaleditor.com

How can you exercise your rights under the GDPR:
If you have any further questions about how Bridal Editor uses your personal data that are not answered here, or if you would like to exercise your rights with regards to your personal data, please get in contact via the below options:
e-mail me at: info@bridaleditor.com
I will aim to respond to you in 48 hours but in some circumstances this may take up to 14 days.
If you would like to check what data you have shared with Bridal Editor, please contact me on: info@bridaleditor.com