Privacy Policy

WHO ARE WE

Our website address is: https://theyieldproject.com.

This website and its owner proactively manage the security user information to ensure the necessary privacy protection for the user throughout their visiting experience.

PRIVACY POLICY

We want all visitors to our website to be able to fully participate in the activities and offers we provide. We also want to make sure that when we collect information from you, we do so in a way that does not infringe your right to privacy. 

This Privacy Policy is designed to give you useful information about the way we collect and use personal information and how we use cookies. 

Please read the following carefully because by visiting www.theyieldproject.com you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this policy. For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the Act) and the GDPR 2018, the data controller Yield (referred to in this policy as “we”).

INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT FROM YOU

We may collect and process the following data about you: Information you give us.

You may give us information about you by filling in forms on our site or by corresponding with us by phone, e-mail or otherwise and we will only use that information as we specifically state when you provide that information or as set out in this policy. Some examples of the information that we collect and how we use it are:

  • Newsletters: We have an occasional newsletter that keep subscribers up-to-date with information on healthy lifestyle, recipes, products, events, offers etc. If you would like to subscribe to our newsletters, we will require you to send us your email address so that we can send the newsletter to you. We may also ask you to provide other information about yourself, such as your name, so that we can personalise your newsletters.
  • Promotions: We sometimes run competitions and prize draws and, in addition to your answer or entry, we will require you to send us certain information, such as your name and email address. We will only use this information to administer the promotion and for any other purpose to which you consented when you entered.
  • Email, phone and other contact details: You may wish to contact us from time to time by sending us letters, messages or emails or by filling in contact forms on one of our websites. We will only use this information to respond to your query or suggestion.
 

COOKIES

Our website is not programmed to store any cookies about you or your visits and we do not have any affiliate relationships with third party advertisers. Your own web browser may store cookies (small data files of pictures, etc) to improve your user experience when visiting websites regularly. 

THIRD PARTY SITES

Our site may contain links to and from third party websites or pages that we recommend, or to websites of our partner networks and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

EMAIL MARKETING

Yield uses Flodesk for its email newsletter platform. Flodesk is an email address management and message sending service. The software is used to create and send seasonal newsletters and offers to users you have chosen to opt in to receive them. The registration of their email address is done on our own website www.theyieldproject.com. Users can subscribe should they wish to do so at their own discretion. Some subscriptions may be manually processed or updated through prior written agreement with the user. The information is only stored for the use of email-subscription and to inform the subscriber of future events and offers. No personal details are passed on to third parties or shared with companies outside of the company that operates this website.

 

Email subscription campaigns published through Flodesk may contain tracking facilities with the actual email. Subscriber activity is tracked and stored in a database for future analysis and evaluation. Such tracked activity may include; the opening of emails, forwarding of emails, the clicking of links within the email content, times, dates and frequency of activity. This information is used to refine future email campaigns as supply the user with more relevant content based around their activity. Subscribers are given the opportunity to un-subscribe at anytime through an automated system. This process is detailed in the footer of each email campaign.

EXTERNAL LINKS

This website aims to provide only quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised to adopt a policy of caution before clicking on any external web links mentioned throughout this website. External links may include clickable text/banners and image links to other websites. The owners of this website cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite their best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any implications or damages caused by visiting any external links mentioned.

SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS

Communication, engagement and actions taken via external media platforms that this website and its owners participate are custom to the terms and conditions and privacy policies held by each social media platform respectively. Users are advised to use social media platforms wisely and communicate/engage with due care and caution in regard to their own privacy and personal details. This website nor its owners will ever ask for personal or sensitive information through social media platforms and encourage users wishing to discuss sensitive details to contact them through primary communication channels such as by telephone or email.

This website may use social sharing buttons with help share web content directly from web pages to social media platforms in question. Users are advised before using such social media sharing buttons that they do so at their own discretion and note that the social media platform may track and save your request to share a web page respectively through your social media platform account. 

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.

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.

HOW LONG WE RETAIN YOUR DATA

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise 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.

OUR DATA GATHERING RESPONSIBILITY

Data collected through this website is gathered on behalf of Yield. We can be contacted via email through: hello@theyieldproject.com

The purpose of collecting information on our website is to provide visitors the optimal experience when visiting www.theyieldproject.com, based on collective visitor interests in what we deliver and our competency.ext

CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY

Any changes we may make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail. Please check back frequently to see any updates or changes to our privacy policy.

GDPR Specific Information

For the purposes of GDPR regulations:

– The Data Controller is Yield

– Our Lawful Basis is “Consent” for all databases and “Contract for purposes of the processing of payments of products or services.