The European Union has created a law called General Data Protection Regulation. Anyone worldwide who does business with a resident of the European Union has to comply with its requirements. Doing business includes sharing information via blogs.
My GDPR Statement:
1.) I do not nor have not knowingly shared email addresses or any personal information of my readers or followers. Nor will I do so. I do not store any information on my computer about their visits to my blog site.
2.) I have never used an email newsletter service such as Mail Chimp for sending a newsletter. Nor do I presently intend to.
3.) When I should choose to have a giveaway on this blog, it will be limited to those in the United States and will be at the reader’s choice to participate, (opt-in.)
4.) If any of my readers choose to follow any links to another blog that appear in my blog entries, they are expected to investigate that blog’s GDPR compliance statement.
5.) If I should have the need to change this statement, I will amend it as soon as possible.
Cecelia Lester (aka Quiet Spirit)
May 23, 2018