At Ann’s Yoga Lounge we take your privacy seriously and look after the information that you share with us. We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors and clients.
No computer system or information can ever be fully protected against every possible hazard, but Ann’s Yoga Lounge, our website host Wix and booking system Bookwhen are committed to providing reasonable and appropriate security controls to protect our website and the information contained within against foreseeable hazards. This privacy statement is to help you understand how and why information is collected, how it is processed, and what your rights are.
Information we collect and how it is used
We receive, collect and store any information you may voluntarily enter on certain pages of our website, such as you submitting your contact details or messages. We also securely process your bookings (and if you choose payments using Stripe) though the Bookwhen platform. Any details provided via Bookwhen are used internally for the purpose of booking a space in class and paying for your classes. This is held by Ann’s Yoga Lounge and we will not sell, share or rent this information to any third party. If you have opted into membership of our information newsletter, you may cancel participation in email newsletters by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject ‘unsubscribe’.
Information you provide will enable us to respond to any enquiries you may post on the website. Personal and non-personal information may also be used for marketing purposes, including but not limited to improving our services, delivering promotional messages, direct mail and sales contacts.
We may use software tools to measure and collect session information, including page response times, length of visits to certain pages and page interaction information. We also collect any comments, feedback, product reviews and recommendations you may provide.
We may contact you to share information about events and products, to keep you updated on new things, to poll your opinions through surveys or questionnaires, and to send updates about our company. For these purposes we may contact you via email, telephone, text messages, and postal mail. You are free to cancel these communications at any time by contacting us at email@example.com.
If you would like to access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, you are invited to contact us at
Our company is hosted on the Wix.com online platform. Your data may be stored through Wix.com’s data storage, databases and the general Wix.com applications. All data is stored on secure servers behind a firewall.
Booking is via bookwhen.com. All direct payment gateways offered by Bookwhen and used by our company are compliant with the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council.
Where services are delivered on the internet, this sometimes involves placing small amounts of information on your device (your computer, mobile phone or tablet). These include small files known as cookies. They cannot be used to identify you personally. Ann’s Yoga Lounge is hosted on the Wix.com platform. Cookies are implemented in every site built by Wix, as well as third party cookies which enhance our site (e.g. Facebook, Instagram) which are controlled by them.If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by our website, you can do this through your browser settings. More information on cookies can be found at www.allaboutcookies.org
IP addresses are used by your computer every time you are connected to the Internet. Your IP address is a number used by computers on the network to identify your computer. IP addresses are automatically collected by our web server as part of demographic and profile data known as “traffic data” so that data (such as the web pages you request) can be sent to you.
If you choose to connect with us by email, we may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and our responses in order that we can provide you with the best customer service possible. We provide the same protection for these electronic communications that we employ in the maintenance of information received online, mail and telephone.
Security of your information
Our website takes several precautions to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be absolutely secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or our online products or services, and you do so at your own risk.
Access to all of our users’ information, not just the personally identifiable information mentioned above, is restricted in our office and we make good-faith efforts to store your personal information in a secure operating environment. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (currently limited to Ann and Graham Riddell) are granted access to personally identifiable information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be absolutely secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or our online products or services, and you do so at your own risk.
How we protect your information
Email is not recognised as a secure medium of communication. For this reason, we ask that you do not send private information to us via email. However, doing so is allowed, but at your own risk. information via our site, we make good faith efforts to ensure the information is protected both online and off-line.
Privacy Statement updates
We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this statement, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it. That said, please be assured that if the privacy statement changes, we will not use the personal information you have submitted to us under this privacy statement in a manner that is materially inconsistent with this privacy statement, without your prior consent. Ann’s Yoga Lounge is committed to conducting business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.