Privacy Policy

The General Data Protection Regulation came into effect on 25th May 2018. We regularly review all our data and privacy policies to ensure we adhere to the law.

The only data we collect is the information you submit when you book a session. You will receive emails from Pebble Beach Writing about your booking, but you will not be added to a mailing list unless you have first consented by signing up through our website. We are committed to ensuring that all your personal information is kept private and protected, and promise never to pass on your details to third parties. 
 

When you conduct a transaction on our website, as part of the process, we collect personal information you give us such as your name, address and email address. Your personal information will be used for the specific reasons stated above only.

We accept payments via PayPal. We do not hold your information anywhere other than PayPal after a payment has been made. You’ll receive a confirmation email from PayPal when you make a booking, but data collected in the booking process will not be used. We do not store any financial information. Here is PayPal’s User Agreement and Privacy Policy

Google Analytics uses cookies (small pieces of text saved to your hard disk) in order to collect information about how visitors use PebbleBeachWriting.com. Pebble Beach Writing uses the information to help improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. Google will store this information. Google’s Privacy Policy is here. Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. It is possible to configure your browser to refuse cookies or to raise an alert when they are sent.

 

Our company is hosted on the Wix.com platform. Wix.com provides us with the online platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data may be stored through Wix.com’s data storage, databases and the general Wix.com applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall.  

 

All direct payment gateways offered by Wix.com and used by our company adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.

 

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it. 

 

If you would like to access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, you are invited to contact us at contact@pebblebeachwriting.com.