What information do we collect?
We collect personal information from you in a number of situations. We may collect and store information (including personal information) locally on your device using mechanisms such as browser web storage and application data caches. We also keep a record of communications by email you may have with us.
As a UK-based website, Serpentimes is bound by EU legislation. By visiting Serpentimes we take it that you are agreeing to these cookies being set. You can find out more about EU cookie law and your rights by visiting this site.
This allows the site to anonymously track the pages visitors view. It is an industry standard practise, and does not reveal any identifiable personal information about visitors.
This enables the site to show you which articles you have previously read in the previous 30 days.
How do we use the information we collect?
We use the information we collect to provide, support, maintain, protect and improve Serpentimes. This includes using your information to monitor and analyse usage. We also use this information to offer you tailored content, personalising Serpentimes to meet your needs. We will also use the information to communicate with you. Finally, we will use the information for any other purpose for which the information was collected.
We take your security very seriously at Serpentimes. Under the Data Protection Act 1998, we must comply with certain regulations which are designed to ensure that any personal information you provide to us is processed with due care and attention.
We have strict procedures regarding the storage and disclosure of personal information. Your data will be held on a secure server and security precautions have been put in place to seek to prevent alteration, loss or misuse of data that is under our control.
Transfer of data
The internet is a global network. The European Union has extensive laws that protect your rights. There are other countries outside the European Union with less extensive laws. In order to provide you with certain services or products we may need to transfer your personal information outside the European Union. If we do so, we will take proper steps to ensure your personal information is properly protected. However, by using Serpentimes you’re agreeing and authorising us to process data in this way.