Privacy and Cookie Policy

This site uses cookies – small text files that are placed on your machine to help the site provide a better user experience. In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping carts, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics.  If you would like further information on cookies read this page on the BBC web site.

Haydon Rouse Consulting Limited is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.

This webpage tells you the data protection and privacy practices for Haydon Rouse Consulting Limited, specifically:

  • What personally identifiable information is collected
  • Which organisation is collecting this information
  • How this information is used
  • Our policy on sharing this information
  • How we protect your information
  • How you can correct any inaccuracies in this information

As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers.

Should you send us an email via the contact form below, your name, email address and message will be emailed to us (as you would expect). This information is kept private. We will store this information within our own email system so that we are able to respond to you.

Should you comment on a blog post or web page on this site, then your name, email address, IP address and message will be stored in our website database (as you would expect). This makes your name, website address and comment (but not your email address) viewable by the general public on the website.

The website does use some cookies when you browse this website. These are used to ensure proper running of this website, and also to help us improve your experience when browsing.

NONE OF THE INFORMATION WE GATHER VIA COOKIES IDENTIFIES YOU AS AN INDIVIDUAL – IT IS ALL ENTIRELY ANONYMOUS.

The cookies we use are detailed below:

CookieTypeDurationDescription
FacebookWe use Facebook social sharing and analytical features.  These help you to share our content and allow us to measure how often.
GetResponseThis site uses the services of GetResponse.com, an email marketing company.  In order for the newsletter sign up forms etc to work an getresponse cookie is used.
Google AnalyticsTo understand how people use our site, and to discover areas on our site with issues, we use Google Analytics. Most websites use some sort of analytics program like this. The data it collects helps us see things like how many people visit our site, which country they are from, how many pages they visited, how fast our site loaded, and so on. All data collected is completely anonymous, it does not identify you as an individual in any way.
WordPressPersistent1 yearWordPress is the Content Management System (CMS) that runs this website. It uses a cookie when logging in and out and is essential for proper website operation. It is only set if you are a registered user, so for most people it is not set at all. User data is all anonymous.
YouTubeWe embed videos into some our pages and posts.  YouTube (Google) collects information via cookies to provide better services to all of their users – from basics, such as which language you speak to more complex things, such as which ads you’ll find most useful or the people who matter most to you online. For details of their privacy policy and cookies please see: http://www.google.co.uk/intl/en/policies/privacy/

EMAIL OPT-OUT

Just like you, we hate spam. We do not send you spam emails. Each email will have an opt-out link.

You may opt-out of our emails at any time. An ‘unsubscribe’ link is included in all of our email newsletters.

PROTECTION OF YOUR INFORMATION

Haydon Rouse Consultancy Ltd uses best endeavour to safeguard the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information but we do not use encryption (such as SSL) or firewalls to further protect the information as it travels across the Internet. We do not believe that the personal information we collect warrants this level of security. It is important to be aware that there is no such thing as “perfect internet security”.

HOW TO CORRECT INACCURATE INFORMATION

Once posted, you cannot change or remove any comments you have submitted on our website pages and/or posts. However, if you would like to have this information removed please contact us and we will do this for you.

You should know that because of technical constraints, all information is never completely removed from our databases. Therefore, you should not expect that all of your personally identifiable information will be completely removed from our databases in response to your requests that it be removed. We will aim to remove all publicly-facing information.

HOW TO CONTACT US

Please use the contact form on this site to contact us.

CHANGES TO THE PRIVACY POLICY

From time to time we may update this Privacy Policy in line with website changes that may affect the personal information we gather about you. It is assumed that you accept such changes if you continue to use the site and services. If you do not accept such changes then you should stop using Haydon Rouse Consultancy Ltd’s website and services, and contact us (details above) if you would like any information removed.

Affiliate Disclaimer

Please note that I will promote, endorse, or suggest products and/or services for sale that are not my own. My recommendation is always based on my personal belief that the product and it’s author will provide excellent and valuable information or service. In most cases, I will be compensated via a commission if you decide to purchase that product based on my recommendation. In some cases, I have used that product to my personal satisfaction in my own businesses.

IMPORTANT: Please, ALWAYS do your OWN due-diligence before making any purchases, whether I recommend them or not. Please don’t purchase anything that you cannot afford. Avoid purchasing products that do not have a clearly stated Guarantee, or that promise over the top results, like “Get Rich Quick”. Most people don’t do anything with the products they buy, and most of the time, their results are zero. Take action. No, there is no such thing as a “Free Lunch”. Don’t do drugs, stay in school, etc. Be safe out there!