GDPR Policy for Autism Parenting Magazine

The General Data Protection Regulation

(“GDPR”), which came into effect as of May 25, 2018, is an iteration of the existing data protection laws defined and enforced by the European Union. Autism Parenting Magazine is committed to ensuring that its services comply with the GDPR, and that its clients can continue to use its services. Autism Parenting Magazine has for months worked with an internal team, and worked with the Company’s legal consultants and other professional and expert consultants, for the sole purpose of ensuring all required actions are taken in order to achieve GDPR compliance. Please see below a general overview which details the Company’s compliance with GDPR. For additional information, please contact our Data Protection Officer at:

[email protected]


Introduction

Autism Parenting Magazine ("we", "us", "our") is committed to safeguarding the personal data of our users and complying with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This GDPR Policy outlines how we collect, use, store, and protect your personal data, as well as your rights concerning your personal data.


Data We Collect

Depending on the services you use and your interactions with us, we may collect:

  • Personal identification data: name, email address, postal address, phone number.
  • Technical data: IP address, browser type, location, device information.
  • Transactional data: payment and purchase details.


How We Use Your Data

We use your data for the following purposes:

  • To provide, maintain, and improve our services.
  • To process payments and subscriptions.
  • To communicate with you, including newsletters and promotional offers.
  • For internal analysis and research to improve our content and services.
  • To comply with legal obligations.

Data Protection

We implement robust security measures to ensure that your personal data is protected from unauthorized access, loss, destruction, or alteration. This includes using SSL encryption, regular software updates, and monitoring our systems for vulnerabilities.


Data Retention

We retain your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected, including any legal or accounting requirements.


Data Sharing

We do not sell or rent your personal data to third parties. However, we may share your data with:

  • Service providers that help us run our operations.
  • Law enforcement agencies when required by law.


Your Rights

Under GDPR, you have the right to:

  • Access your personal data.
  • Rectify any inaccurate or incomplete data.
  • Request deletion of your data (the "right to be forgotten").
  • Object to our processing of your data.
  • Request restriction of processing.
  • Data portability.
  • Withdraw consent, where processing is based on consent.


Cookies and Tracking Technologies

We use cookies and other tracking technologies to improve user experience and analyze web traffic. You can choose to decline cookies, but doing so may affect certain features on our website. Please refer to our cookie policy for more information


Third-party Links

Our website may contain links to third-party websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of these websites, and we advise you to review their privacy policies.


Children's Data

Our services are not intended for children under 16. We do not knowingly collect data from children under 16 without parental consent.


Changes to this Policy

We may update this GDPR Policy from time to time. Changes will be posted on this page, and if substantial, we will notify our users.


Contact Us

If you have questions about this GDPR Policy or your personal data, please contact: [email protected]