This privacy notice provides you with details of how we collect and process your personal data through your use of our social media sites and our websites.
This includes but is not limited to communications via Facebook and Messenger, Instagram, YouTube, Email, Website and via occasional opt-ins for online events and product purchases.
‘Rita Abdallah’ is the data controller and we are responsible for your personal data (referred to as “we”, “us” or “our” in this privacy notice).
Our full details are:
Rita Abdallah, trading as Turning Point Services, Ltd.
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Postal address: PO Box 351, Avon Ohio 44011
It is very important that the information we hold about you is accurate and up to date. Please let us know if at any time your personal information changes by emailing us at email@example.com.
2. WHAT DATA DO WE COLLECT ABOUT YOU, FOR WHAT PURPOSE AND ON WHAT GROUND DO WE PROCESS IT.
Personal data means any information capable of identifying an individual. It does not include anonymized data.
We may process the following categories of personal data about you:
• Communication Data that includes any communication that you send to us
whether that be through contact forms on our website, through email, text,
social media messaging, social media posting or any other communication that
you send us. We process this data for the purposes of communicating with
you, for record keeping and for the establishment, pursuance or defense of
legal claims. [Our lawful ground for this processing is our legitimate interests
which in this case are to reply to communications sent to us, to keep records
and to establish, pursue or defend legal claims.]
• Customer Data that includes data relating to any purchases of goods and/or
services such as your name, title, billing address, delivery address email
address, phone number, contact details, purchase details and your card details.
We process this data to supply the goods and/or services you have purchased
and to keep records of such transactions. [Our lawful ground for this
processing is the performance of a contract between you and us and/or taking
steps at your request to enter into such a contract.]
• User Data that includes data about how you use our website and any online
services together with any data that you post for publication on our website or
through other online services. We process this data to operate our website and
social media sites and ensure relevant content is provided to you, to ensure
the security of our website, to maintain backups of our website and/or
databases and to enable publication and administration of our website, other
online services and business. [Our lawful ground for this processing is our
legitimate interests which in this case are to enable us to properly administer
our website and our business.]
• Technical Data that includes data about your use of our website and online
services such as your IP address, your login data, details about your browser,
length of visit to pages on our sites, page views and navigation paths, details
about the number of times you use our sites, time zone settings and other
technology on the devices you use to access our sites. The source of this data is
from our analytics tracking system. We process this data to analyze your use of
our sites and other online services, to administer and protect our business and
sites, to deliver relevant site content and advertisements to you and to
understand the effectiveness of our advertising. [Our lawful ground for this
processing is our legitimate interests which in this case are to enable us to
properly administer our website and our business and to grow our business
and to decide our marketing strategy.]
• Marketing Data that includes data about your preferences in receiving
marketing from us and our third parties and your communication preferences.
We process this data to enable you to partake in our promotions such as
competitions, events and giveaways, to deliver relevant site content and
advertisements to you and measure or understand the effectiveness of this
advertising. [Our lawful ground for this processing is our legitimate interests
which in this case are to study how customers use our products/services, to
develop them, to grow our business and to decide our marketing strategy.]
• We may use Customer Data, User Data, Technical Data and Marketing Data to
deliver relevant website content and advertisements to you (including
Facebook adverts or other display advertisements) and to measure or
understand the effectiveness of the advertising we serve you. [Our lawful
ground for this processing is legitimate interests which is to grow our business.
We may also use such data to send other marketing communications to you.
Our lawful ground for this processing is either consent or legitimate interests
(namely to grow our business).]
[NOTE SEE SECTION 4 BELOW]
• Sensitive Data We do not collect any Sensitive Data about you. Sensitive data
refers to data that includes details about your race or ethnicity, religious or
philosophical beliefs, sex life, sexual orientation, political opinions, trade union
membership, information about your health and genetic and biometric data.
We do not collect any information about criminal convictions and offenses.
We do not carry out automated decision making or any type of automated
3. HOW WE COLLECT YOUR PERSONAL DATA
We may collect data about you by you providing the data directly to us (for example by filling in forms on our sites or by sending us emails). We may automatically collect certain data from you as you use our website by using cookies and similar technologies.
We may receive data from third parties such as analytics providers such as Google based outside the EU, advertising networks such as Facebook-based outside the EU, such as search information providers such as Google based outside the EU, providers of technical, payment and delivery services, such as data brokers or aggregators.
We may also receive data from publicly available sources such as Companies House and the Electoral Register based inside the EU.
4. MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS
Our lawful ground of processing your personal data to send you marketing communications is either your consent or our legitimate interests (namely to grow our business).
Under the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations, we may send you marketing communications from us if
(i) you became a member, made a purchase or asked for information from us about our goods or services or
(ii)you agreed to receive marketing communications and in each case you have not opted out of receiving such communications since.
Before we share your personal data with any third party for their own marketing purposes we will get your express consent. You can ask us or third parties to stop sending you marketing messages at any time by following the opt-out links on any marketing message sent to you OR by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org at any time.
If you opt out of receiving marketing communications this opt-out does not apply to personal data provided as a result of other transactions, such as purchases, or event registrations etc.
5. DISCLOSURES OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA
We may have to share your personal data with the parties set out below:
• Service providers who provide IT and system administration services.
• Government bodies that require us to report processing activities.
• Third parties to whom we sell, transfer, or merge parts of our business or our assets.
We require all third parties to whom we transfer your data to respect the security of your personal data and to treat it in accordance with the law. We only allow such third parties to process your personal data for specified purposes and in accordance with our instructions.
6. DATA SECURITY
We have put in place security measures to prevent your personal data from being accidentally lost, used, altered, disclosed, or accessed without authorization. We also allow access to your personal data only to those employees and partners who have a business need to know such data. They will only process your personal data on our instructions and they must keep it confidential.
We have procedures in place to deal with any suspected personal data breach any applicable regulator of a breach if we are legally required to.
7. DATA RETENTION
We will only retain your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.
When deciding what the correct time is to keep the data for we look at its amount, nature and sensitivity, the potential risk of harm from unauthorized use or disclosure, the processing purposes, if these can be achieved by other means and legal requirements.
For tax purposes, the law requires us to keep basic information about our customers (including Contact, Identity, Financial and Transaction Data) for six years after they stop being customers.
In some circumstances, we may anonymize your personal data for research or statistical purposes in which case we may use this information indefinitely without further notice to you.
8. YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS
Under EU data protection laws, you have rights in relation to your personal data that include the right to request access, correction, erasure, restriction, transfer, to object to processing, to the portability of data and (where the lawful ground of processing is consent) to withdraw consent.
You can see more about these rights at:
If you wish to exercise any of the rights set out above, please email us at email@example.com.
You will not have to pay a fee to access your personal data (or to exercise any of the other rights).
We may need to request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity and ensure your right to access your personal data (or to exercise any of your other rights). This is a security measure to ensure that personal data is not disclosed to any person who has no right to receive it. We may also contact you to ask you for further information in relation to your request to speed up our response.
If you are not happy with any aspect of how we collect and use your data, you have the right to complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), the UK supervisory authority for data protection issues (ico.org.uk). We should be grateful if you would contact us first if you do have a complaint so that we can try to resolve it for you.
9. THIRD-PARTY LINKS
Our sites may include links to third-party websites, plug-ins, and applications. Clicking on those links or enabling those connections may allow third parties to collect or share data about you. We do not control these third-party websites and are not responsible for their privacy statements. When you leave our sites, we encourage you to read the privacy notice of every site you visit.
What Are Cookies
For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.
You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.
The Cookies We Set
• Account related cookies
of the signup process and general administration. These cookies will usually be
deleted when you log out however in some cases they may remain afterward
to remember your site preferences when logged out.
• Login related cookies
prevents you from having to log in every single time you visit a new page.
These cookies are typically removed or cleared when you log out to ensure
that you can only access restricted features and areas when logged in.
• Email newsletters related cookies
This site offers a newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be
used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain
notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.
• Orders processing related cookies
This site offers e-commerce or payment facilities and some cookies are
essential to ensure that your order is remembered between pages so that we
can process it properly.
• Surveys related cookies
From time to time we offer user surveys and questionnaires to provide you
with interesting insights, helpful tools, or to understand our user base more
part in a survey or to provide you with accurate results after you change pages.
• Forms related cookies
When you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages
or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for
• Site preferences cookies
In order to provide you with a great experience on this site, we provide the
functionality to set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it. In
order to remember your preferences, we need to set cookies so that this
information can be called whenever you interact with a page is affected by
Third Party Cookies
The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter
through this site.
• This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and
trusted analytics solutions on the web for helping us to understand how you
use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may
track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you
visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.
For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google
• Third party analytics are used to track and measure usage of this site so that
we can continue to produce engaging content. These cookies may track things
such as how long you spend on the site or pages you visit which helps us to
understand how we can improve the site for you.
• From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way
that the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features these cookies
may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience whilst on the
site whilst ensuring we understand which optimizations our users appreciate
• As we sell products it’s important for us to understand statistics about how
many of the visitors to our site actually make a purchase and as such this is the
kind of data that these cookies will track. This is important to you as it means
that we can accurately make business predictions that allow us to monitor our
advertising and product costs to ensure the best possible price.
• The Google AdSense service we use to serve to advertise uses a DoubleClick
cookie to serve more relevant ads across the web and limit the number of
times that a given ad is shown to you. For more information on Google AdSense see
the official Google AdSense privacy FAQ.
• We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to
connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the
following social media sites including; Facebook, Instagram, Instapage,
ActiveCampaign, will set cookies through our site which may be used to
enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for
various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.
Hopefully, that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not it’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site.
However, if you are still looking for more information contact us through one of our preferred contact methods:
• Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
• By visiting this link: rita.abdallah.com