Privacy Policy

Who we are

This is the official website for the author Janet Hardy-Gould. The website address is:

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

  • If you visit this website, we will collect certain information about how you use it – eg information about your device, your IP address, geographical location, your browser type, how you navigated to this website (e.g. through a search engine). This information may be collected by a third-party analytics service or by third parties using cookies, which are active on this website. See Cookies Policy below. 
  • If you contact us via this website, we will collect any information contained in any correspondence.
  • If you follow any of Janet Hardy-Gould’s social media accounts, in accordance with the platform’s own Privacy Policy, we may collect information about the other people that you follow or interact with.

How we use your data

  • We will only use your data for the purpose of completing any correspondence you initiate by contacting me, or within our legitimate business interests.
  • This may be in providing you with personalised content, understanding the performance of this website or if we have a legal obligation to use your data. We may also share your data with social media platforms, so that they may also select and serve relevant advertising for you (e.g. through Facebook – you can disable Facebook’s cookie via your own Facebook settings). 

Who we share your information with

Third parties we may share your personal information with include those who I work with to deliver my business operations (e.g. web developers, digital advertisers).

How we look after your information and how long we keep it for

We will try to minimise the amount of personal information we hold about you. We will endeavour to protect your information against any unauthorised access or unlawful use – including appropriate password protection and encryption, maintaining a rigorous data protection policy and limiting access to your personal information to the minimum.

Your rights about the information which we hold about you

Your rights include the right to request access to the information we hold about you and to stop processing information about you.


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