Privacy Policy

Effective date: 30 May 2018

 

brotherside.com is run by Boris and Sandro Erceg. This privacy policy explains how we use your personal information that we collect when you browse brotherside.com, opt-in for our newsletter, send us a private message, or sign up for one of our e-courses or other digital downloads.

We encourage you to read our Privacy Policy whenever you decide to interact with us or share any personal data. 


Disclosure of information

You can access and browse brotherside.com without disclosing any of your personal data. We do not collect your data unless you have willingly provided it to us when signing up for our newsletter, commenting on our blog post, sending a message, signing up for our digital downloads. All the data you choose to provide is stored safely in MailChimp.com, Squarespace.com, and Disqus.com, and is password-protected.

We may use IP addresses to compile and provide aggregate statistics about our visitors, traffic patterns, and administer the site. Note that IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.

We never collect information about our visitors from other sources. Also, we never sell, rent, or trade your personal information to others.


What personal information we collect and how we use it

  • For newsletter subscriptions: your name and email address
  • For direct messages: your name, email address, and the message
  • For e-courses and other digital downloads: your name and email address
  • For article comments: your name, email address, IP address, and comment

We may use the collected information to:

  • Operate, maintain, and improve experience on brotherside.com
  • Monitor and analyze trends, usage, and activities on brotherside.com
  • Respond to your comments and messages
  • Provide user support
  • Send confirmation emails when you subscribe or unsubscribe to our newsletter, e-courses, and other digital downloads
  • Send newsletters, offers, promotions that we think would be of your interest and that you subscribed to
  • Send you e-courses and other digital downloads that you subscribed to
  • Send you confirmation emails when you update your communication preferences

Unsubscribing and gaining access to your data

You have the right of copy, seek restriction in processing or require deletion of any data you decided to share with brotherside.com. You can do so by changing your communication preferences, unsubscribing from our newsletter or emailing us at hello@brotherside.com and submitting a request.


Affiliate disclaimer

brotherside.com may have relationships with companies mentioned on this website, and we may be compensated if you buy or book via the links on this website. Should that be the case, we will inform you about it within the specific page. Affiliate links do not cost you anything extra. They help us to keep creating content on brotherside.com and beyond. 


Changes

We may update our privacy policy occasionally. If so, we will let you know by revising the "Effective date" at the top of this page. We will inform you of any important changes to the Privacy Policy on the home page and via our newsletters, if you chose to subscribe to them.


Cookies

Similar to other websites, we use cookies and server logs to collect information about how brotherside.com is being used. Information collected through cookies may include the date and time of your visits, viewed pages, time spent on our website, website visited just before brotherside.com (in case of a referral), and your IP address. 

We use cookies to keep track of how you navigate brotherside.com and to increase website security. Also, cookies enable us to recognize you when you visit brotherside.com again and to keep track of your browsing preferences.

We also use Google Analytics, which gathers statistical information about the website use by means of cookies. The reports Google Analytics provides us are related to the use of the website. You can always turn off cookies for brotherside.com. Note that, by doing so, some functions of the website may not operate properly. 

You can read Google's Privacy Policy here. You can read more about Cookies here.


Contact us

If you have any comments or questions about our Privacy Policy, please contact us at hello@brotherside.com or Sandro Erceg, Palmaille 52, 22767 Hamburg, Germany.