Privacy Policy

Statement

At Toucan Dream, we take your privacy extremely seriously. This Privacy Policy outlines how we protect your data and how we use the information you provide us with, when you use this website.

If you are asked to provide information when using this website, it will only be used in way as described in this Privacy Policy.

We mainly collect data for email opt-ins, newsletters and to get to know our audience and learn about our traffic and readers. Any information gathered will not be discoursed with any third parties and will only be retained for as long as needed and/or as long as we have your consent.

Personal information that may be collected and used

We may collect the following information from you:

  • Your name

  • Your email address

  • Your date of birth

This data will only be collected when needed or when you fill out a form, sign up to our newsletter or wish to be contacted by us. Instances when this data may be collected, include but are not limited to:

  • When signing up to our email newsletter

  • When registering to keep up to date with our news

  • When making purchases directly from our website (not a current feature)

  • When sending emails

  • When contacting us using the Contact Form under the Contact Us section of this website

Cookies and similar technology

A cookie is a  small file placed on your computer’s hard drive. It enables our website to identify your computer as you view different pages on our website.

Cookies allow websites and applications to store your preferences to present content, options or functions that are specific to you. They also enable us to see information like how many people use the website and what pages they tend to visit.

We may use cookies to monitor and gather information on: 

  • How many time you visit this website 

  • How many times you visit each page

  • Which page(s) you visit and frequency 

  • Traffic data

  • Trend analysis

  • How long you stay on the website

  • Location data (city and/or country) 

  • Number and rate of engagement 

  • Return views/visits

  • Referral links

  • Clicks through referral links

We do not intend to or will ask, minors being under 18, for any personal information or process any information knowingly. 

How your personal data may be used

We do not sell or share your data with any third parties or any affiliates. 

We will not without your consent, share any information about you if we ever need to. We will always give you an opportunity to give consent, if we ever find that we need to use your data outside of Toucan Dream. 

Your data may be collected and used for the following reasons: 

  • To conduct research into our website traffic

  • Statistical and trend analysis

  • Viewer and/or reader profiling

  • Determining topic of future articles/posts

  • Feedback 

  • Communication with you such as feedback, comments and suggestions

  • Improve our content, website and services

  • Any other purposed for which the information is collected and/or maintained

  • Comments – when you leave a comment, your email address will be provided and name, in which case your information with be used for managing comments and help with spam detection

  • To inform you of news and promotional or new content

  • To contact you via email

Who your data may be shared with 

We will not share your data with any third parities. 

Links to Third Parties and other Websites

We may link to websites, products and services operated by third parties. Toucan Dream is not responsible for and does not endorse or accept any responsibility for the availability, contents, products, services or use of any Third Party Website, any website accessed from a Third Party Site, or any changes or updates to such sites.

The website and links provided are only there for your reference and are accessed at your own risk. By reading this policy you acknowledge that you bear all risks associated with access to and third parties use of content provided on a Third Party Site and agree that Toucan Dream are not responsible or liable for any loss or damage that you may be affected by when deadline with Third Parties. 

Processing of your personal data

Under the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) we control and / or process any personal information about you electronically using the following lawful bases. We are exempt from registration in the ICO Data Protection Register because are only processing personal data for the core website purposes.

Your Rights

Under the GDPR your rights are as follows. You can read more about your rights in details here:

  • The right to be informed;

  • The right of access;

  • The right to rectification;

  • The right to erasure;

  • The right to restrict processing;

  • The right to data portability;

  • The right to object; and

  • The right not to be subject to automated decision-making including profiling

Your consent

By using this site, you agree to our collection and use of your personal data as outline in this document.

Does my personal data need to be provided? 

No, you do not have to provide any personal information to us simply when visiting the website. We will only ask for personal information when you wish to be contacted by us or kept updated on our website and blog news at Toucan Dream. 

Marketing

We would like to send you information on our latest blog posts new articles, new services, new features and other relevant updates. We will only send you these when you provide us with your email address, name and when you give us consent and permission. We will only contact you when you send us your email address and agree for your email to be stored and used by us. 

How long this data may be kept

We will hold your personal information (primarily email address, name, date of birth) for the following period: 

  • As long as you are signed up to our email newsletter and email opt-on to keep up to date with our news. Once you unsubscribe, your email, name and any other data provided by you will be securely and safely removed from our database. Your data will not be shared with any third parties. 

Keeping your information secure

We ensure the security of any personal information we hold by using secure data storage technologies and precise procedures in how we store, access and manage that information. Our methods meet the GDPR compliance requirement.

Transfers of your information outside of EU (UK)

We will not transfer your information outside of the UK. Should this ever change we will update you and ask for your consent before any data is shared. 

Changes to this Privacy Policy 

Should we ever make any changes to this policy, we will update you and inform you of the changes made and the updated version of this work.

Contacting Us 

If you have any queries regarding this policy, you can contact us at: hello@toucandream.com