Privacy Policy

Below, in this Privacy Policy Statement, we describe how we process and store your personal data which we collect when you use our site or communicate with us.

1. Introduction

Forceful Tranquility complies with the French and European data protection acts. The purpose of this website Privacy Policy is to outline how we deal with any personal data you provide us with while visiting this Website. Any external links to other websites are clearly identifiable as such, and we are not responsible for the content or the Privacy Policies of these other websites.

2. Types of Information Collected
We retain two types of information:

Personal Data
This is data that identifies you or can be used to identify or contact you and may include, but is not limited to, your name, address, email address, telephone number, and user IP addresses in circumstances where they have not been deleted, clipped or anonymised. Such information is only collected from you if you voluntarily submit it to us.

Non-Personal Data
We gather statistical and other analytical information collected on an aggregate basis of all visitors to our website. This Non-Personal Data comprises information that cannot be used to identify or contact you, such as demographic information regarding, for example, user IP addresses where they have been clipped or anonymised, browser types and other anonymous statistical data involving the use of our Website.

3. Purposes for which we hold your information
 and legal grounds
The processing of Personal Data you submitted is necessary for us to provide you with the best and safest possible online yoga and meditation experience:

Personal Data
We use Personal Data you have provided to create an account for you so you can practise yoga and meditation with the Forceful Tranquility Website. We also use your email address in order to communicate with you.

We will process any Personal Data you provide us with for the following purposes:
 (1) to provide you with the information or services you have requested;
(2) to contact you if required in connection with your request or to respond to any communication you might send to us;
(3) to send you invoices and notifications relating to your subscription ;
(4) to notify you about changes in our services; (5) to send you the Forceful Tranquility newsletter and notification emails if you have voluntarily signed up.

Non-Personal Data
This is gathered from visitors to our website in an aggregate form to get a better understanding of where our visitors come from and to help us better design and organise our Website.

The legal ground for processing your data is performance of a contract (buying online services); legal obligation (tax and bookkeeping) and/or explicit consent (for sending you newsletters etc).

4. Cookies
This website uses cookies. A cookie is a little piece of text stored by the browser on your computer, at the request of our server. We use cookies, for example, to improve the quality of our service by storing preferences and tracking traffic trends.

5. Term of Data Storage
We store your data after you end your subscription with us. If you want us to delete the data you have provided to us during signup, you are welcome to contact us.

Personal Data needed to comply with legal or regulatory requirements (for tax- and bookkeeping purposes) are stored for 10 years.

6. Disclosure of Information to Third Parties.
Forceful Tranquility works with some service providers in order to assure the functioning of the website.

We share Personal Data with these third parties to comply with legal or regulatory requirements. We may share your personal data with other third parties who provide services to us. Except as set out in the Privacy Policy, we will not disclose your personal data to any other third parties.

We may provide Non-Personal Data to third parties, where such information is combined with similar information of other users of our website. For example, we might inform third parties of the number of unique users who visit our website, the demographic breakdown of our community users, or the activities that visitors to our website engage in while on our website. The third parties to whom we may provide this information may include potential or actual advertisers, providers of advertising services (including website tracking services), commercial partners, sponsors, licensees, researchers and other similar parties.

7. Sale of Business
We reserve the right to transfer information (including your Personal Data) to a third party in the event of a sale, merger, liquidation, receivership or transfer of all or substantially all of the assets of Forceful Tranquility provided that the third party agrees to adhere to the terms of this Privacy Policy and provided that the third party only uses your Personal Data for the purposes that you provided it to us. You will be notified in the event of any such transfer and you will be afforded an opportunity to opt-out.

8. Security
Your Personal Data is held by Forceful Tranquility in accordance with industry best practices. We do not store your credit card information, number, expiration date or CVV security code on our servers. To ensure optimal security, we use a third party (Stripe) for all credit card billing. Stripe is a PCI-DSS compliant SSL platform, secured by encryption and authentication.

9. Users under 18
Forceful Tranquility content is not intended for users younger than 18 years. When you provide information about yourself as a user, you are thus representing yourself as 18 years of age or older. Our policy is that we do not knowingly collect, use, or disclose personal information about visitors under 18 years of age. However if we do become aware of having collected personally identifiable information from a user under 18 without consent of a parent or legal guardian, we will remove such information from our servers.

10. Access, updating, verifying and deleting/erasure, object to processing, restrict and transfer Personal Data
You have the right to access your personal data, ask for a copy of your data, to rectify it or to delete your records completely. You may also object to processing and restrict the processing, as well as a request for data portability. Please contact us and we will respond to your requests as soon as possible.

11. Changes to the Privacy Policy
Any changes to this Privacy Policy will be posted on this website so you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances if any, we disclose it. If at any time we decide to use your Personal Data in a manner significantly different from what is stated in this Privacy Policy or was otherwise disclosed to you at the time it was collected, we will notify you by email, and you will have a choice as to whether or not we can go ahead and use your information anyways.

12. Governing Law and Jurisdiction
This Privacy Policy is governed by the laws of the French Republic and is subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the French courts.

13. Questions or Comments
Should you have any questions or comments or are dissatisfied about how we handle your data, then please email us. We will get in touch as soon as possible. If you feel that our answer is insufficient you can contact the French authority for data & privacy processing.

Date: 30th October 2018