Privacy Policy

Who we are

Here at thenuttygolfer.com, we aim to provide you with the knowledge you need to make better equipment decisions and with that improve your golf game.

We are golf enthusiast, who share our love of the game with our audience through our blog posts. We also take your privacy very seriously and so have developed the following privacy policy.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

For the most part, users can visit our website and no personal information will be collected. However, in some instances, we may receive personal data from you.

For example, any time you contact us through our website you will be providing a name and email address.

Likewise if you sign up to our newsletter, you will also be providing us with your name and email address.

We may use the information that you provide to:

  • Register you with our newsletter.
  • to reply to your queries when you contact us. We will reply to the name and email address you provided to us when filling out our contact form.
  • To send you our newsletter, if you have in fact opted in to receive them.
  • For analysis purposes regarding our customer segments as to improve our content/service.

Comments

When visitors leave comments on our 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.

Acceptable Use

thenuttygolfer.com is to be used for lawful purposes only. This should also be done in a way that does not affect the rights of anyone else use or enjoyment of the website. Certain behavior is prohibited such as the harassment of other users and the sharing of offensive content within the website.

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 nuttygolferofficial@gmail.com.

Cookies

Cookies are text files with small pieces of data. Essentially cookies are used to identify specific users and improve your web browsing experience.

All modern websites use cookies to improve their performance. We are able to collect information directly from you through the use of cookies.

They help us understand how our website visitors use our website.

We do not however, collect any personal information through the use of these cookies.

The information collected by cookies, can in return be used to improve certain features and the overall functionality of our website. Cookies save pieces of information about your visit to our site . For example how you entered and what pages you visited. It can also provide you personalized options based on the information it stored on your last visit to the site.

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.

When you visit our website. One way we use cookies is generated by WordPress. In which we use cookies to manage user logins and other important administrative features.

Another way in which we use cookies is through the use of Google Analytics. This allows us track visitor data and enables us to develop statists regarding our users.

We do not collect any personal data here other than your IP address. After 26 months, this information is automatically deleted.

Google’s privacy policy is available at https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

You can disable cookies if you are uncomfortable with their usage by changing the setting preferences on your browser. You can also delete whatever cookies are currently being stored on your hard drive.

You should also be aware that by changing your cookie preference it may affect your usage of not just our website but many others. You many not be able to use some services without the usage of cookies.

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.

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.

Security & how we protect your data

As you may be aware, 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.

We take all necessary steps to ensure your personal information ins protected. However, we cannot guarantee the security of any data that you share online and will not be responsible for any security breach. Unless this breach is due to negligence on our behalf.

General Data Protection Rule

Under GDPR you have the right to see any personal data that we keep about you. In this case you can contact us at nuttygolferofficial@gmail.com. If you have any issues regarding the above, we will work with you to resolve the problem at hand.

Intellectual Property Rights

All intellectual property on this site such as copyrights, trademarks and patents shall remain the sole property of thenuttygolfer.com. The use and or sharing of our content/intellectual property is forbidden without consent from ourselves.

Without prior consent, you cannot:

  • Sell content from our site
  • Republish information nd or content from our site
  • Reproduce or copy material on our website
  • Redistribute any content from our site

Policy Changes

We reserve the right to change or amend this privacy policy at any time without notice. If we do decide in the future to change our privacy policy, we will not use any personal information you have shared within this current privacy policy.