Weird, experimental and literary fiction and art

Privacy Policy

Who we are

We are Hedera Felix, an independent publisher based in Scotland, United Kingdom. Our website address is http://www.hederafelix.com.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

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

There are no cookies on this site except those used by our third-party merchant services, WooCommerce and Stripe, more of which below.

Who we share your data with and for what purpose

We do not share your data with any third-party organisations except WooCommerce and Stripe who are our shop and payment processing suppliers respectively.

We need to handle your shipping data to fulfil our contract with you (when you buy a publication from us) and to retain legitimate tax records (under UK law).

WooCommerce receives your shipping details and passes them onto Stripe, which receives and handles your payment details. You can read the privacy policy for WooCommerce and for Stripe to check that you are happy to use their payment processing services. 

In WordPress, the Stripe plugin for WooCommerce sets the following cookies:

  • wp_woocommerce_session_HASH
  • _stripe_mid
  • _stripe_sid

To learn more about what happens to your payment data on Stripe, read Stripe’s privacy policy.

Your payment information is not stored on our servers but please be aware that your shipping address is – for the purpose of posting out orders. This information is encrypted at rest and in transit. You may request its removal at any point by emailing us at info@hederafelix.com.

How long we retain your data

Your shipping address will be retained for a period of two years but you may request its removal at any time by emailing us at info@hederafelix.com.

What rights you have over your data

You can 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.

Additional information

How we protect your data

Our site content is encrypted at rest and in transit.

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements

This site is compliant with the EU law, General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 (“GDPR”) and we will update this policy document regularly to ensure our visitors possess all the information they require about how we  protect their data responsibly.