Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: https://thenuttygolfer.com, we are quite simply golf enthusiast who share our love of the game with you through our many blog posts. We aim to provide you with the knowledge you seek, be it for tips and drills on how to improve different aspects of your game or for advice on the most suitable equipment and golf products.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Speaking in broad terms, we could at any time use your personal information for purposes of managing our regular business activities, it could also be used in order for us to provide customer service improvements. the data collected would also be available to us via Google analytics, which in return allows us to categories our visitors into segments. If and when we enable our newsletter, by signing up to it via email you are providing us with your email address in which we will send regular articles. Below is a list of what could be used to collect information when you visit our site.

  • IP Address
  • Email Information
  • Cookies

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

Feel free to contact us at any time, if you have any queries regarding our privacy policy. We take your privacy very seriously and would be happy to help in anyway we could. Contact us via email at thenuttygolfer@gmail.com.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

As mentioned previously, we use Google analytics to measure our audience and visitors to our site. Google Analytics enables us to analyze all of our visitors from around the world, what countries they come from, the languages they speak, the web browsers used, their session duration etc. Details regarding first names, last names, addresses are not shown nor shared on google analytics.

Who we share your data with

If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

Additional information

How we protect your data

As you may or may not be aware of, email is not seen as a secure medium for communication. For this very reason, we would ask you to refrain from sending any personal information to us via email. We will never ever ask you for such things as credit card or banking details via email so please be aware.

What data breach procedures we have in place

What third parties we receive data from

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements