About this Policy
This policy explains when and why I collect personal information about people who use this website, how it is used and how it is kept secure.
It is written in line with EU General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), replacing the previous Data Protection Regulations of 1995. Read an overview of GDPR.
Who am I?
I am Steve Boseley, Dark fiction author and owner of this website, operating from 51 Southwold Drive, NG8 1PB, United Kingdom.
What type of information will be collected from you?
When Newsletter Signups are available (not available as of December 2020), you will be providing an email address for the purpose of receiving said email.
The Blog page is covered by Wordpress and collects comments which may include email addresses.
Who has access to Newsletter information? (Where relevant)
This information is used to send out a newsletter to the subscribers of that list.
This information will not be shared with third parties for advertising or marketing purposes.
How is this information used? (Where relevant)
Your information will be used to:
Send you information that you have expressed an interest in receiving (Newsletter). This newsletter could include:
Updates on what I am currently working on
Details on existing and upcoming offers
Information on new and upcoming projects
Selected posts from my blog
Free and reduced-price ebook deals
Opportunities to get involved
Respond to comments and questions made through the website Contact Form.
Third Party Service Providers
Any third party service you choose to use may be a data controller of your personal data. I advise you to familiarise yourself with their privacy policies before using any of their services. These policies are linked below.
This website is provided through Wix.
You can read Wix’s commitment to GDPR HERE.
The Blog page is provided by Wordpress.
Mailchimp (where relevant)
The mailing list provider that is used to send my newsletters.
Instafreebie (where relevant)
Bookfunnel provides services for safe and secure download of some of my books.
Any other links to giveaways are handled directly by the relevant organising author(s), and I advise you to familiarise yourself with any relevant policies on those sites.
This list may be updated as new providers come on board, and this page will change to reflect that. Please check back for further details.
Links to other websites
You have a choice about whether or not you wish to receive information from me. You will only receive contact from me if you get in touch with me directly using the links on the contact page.
Use of 'cookies'
For more information on cookies and how you can change your preferences, please visit http://www.aboutcookies.org/
I am concerned to protect the privacy of individuals under the age of 16. If you are under 16 years of age, please get the permission of your parent or guardian before making use of some of the facilities on this site and sharing personal information.
Non-sensitive details (your email address etc.) are transmitted normally over the Internet, and this can never be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while I strive to protect your personal information, I cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk.
Review of policy
This policy will be regularly reviewed. Date of last review: September 2020.