Privacy Policy

It is Author Gia Riley’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect from you or which you may provide to us, with the circumstances set out below. Accordingly, we have developed this privacy policy in order for you to understand how we collect, use, communicate, disclose, safeguard and otherwise make use of your personally identifiable information (“Personal Data”).

We will only collect and use your Personal Data where:
• we have lawful grounds to do so, including to comply with our legal obligations; • we are performing a contract with you for our services; and • we have legitimate interests in using your Personal Data and your interests and fundamental rights do not override those interests. For the purposes of the EU General Data Protection Regulation ((EU) 2016/679) (“GDPR”), we, Author Gia Riley, are the “data controller”. If you have any questions about this policy or about how we use your Personal Data, please contact us via our contact details at the end of this policy.

Personal Data we collect via our website www.authorgiariley.com (the “Website”) Personal Data that you provide to us. We only collect Personal Data where you choose to interact with us on the Website in the following ways:

When you choose to sign up for the newsletter to receive freebies, bonus content, and other general news about Gia Riley. When you purchase a signed copy of a book, providing your mailing address and full name.

We will only use your Personal Data when the law allows us to. Most commonly, we use your Personal Data to:
• process and manage your order; • respond to your questions, comments and requests; • where you have opted-in to receive marketing from us, deliver communications that are relevant to your preferences / may be of interest to you.

We use cookies on this site. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information. They are also used to help us understand your preferences based on previous or current site activity, which enables us to provide you with improved services. We also use cookies to help us compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

We take your privacy seriously and will not share your Personal Data with others. We will not sell, rent, or share this information to anyone at any time. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request, like shipping an order or redeeming a free book.

Keeping your Personal Data secure. We have implemented security policies and technical measures to safeguard the Personal Data we collect. We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards that comply with applicable law, including the GDPR, to safeguard Personal Data from accidental loss, destruction or damage and unauthorized access, use and disclosure.

Retention periods for use of your Personal Data We will use and store your Personal Data only for as long as necessary, bearing in mind the uses of your Personal Data as described in this privacy policy and otherwise as communicated to you. We review the Personal Data we hold at regular intervals and delete permanently or anonymize any Personal Data which is no longer necessary.

You have legal rights under applicable law in relation to your Personal Data. You can ask to be removed from the mailing list at any time by clicking unsubscribe or by contacting me email at giarileybooks@gmail.com