However, since I haven’t the faintest idea how to interpret legal jargon, I will tell you what I personally do with any e-mail addresses that I receive from readers of this website.
I do ask for your e-mail address if you would like personal feedback or a personal reply from me (only logical), if you would like to subscribe to a newsletter or any other offer which I may offer in the future or if you will be ordering a psychic reading from me or any other service which I may offer in the future.
So what do I do with e-mail addresses from readers?
Well, firstly, I will NOT be storing your email addresses in my computer address book.
I WILL be keeping email addresses from my Beloved Subscribers in the online mail service provided by my Mail Manager, Mail Chimp. So I suppose it depends on how much you trust in Mail Chimp to be secure and hacker-free. I obviously trust in them enormously or I wouldn't be using them, I understand that they most certainly make their best efforts to try to ensure that they will never be hacked.
My Mail Manager also automatically manages newsletters, automatic replies, vacation responses and mail-outs for me, so I need never look at the individual email addresses of people who subscribe to my publications or offers or who ask for automatic responses from me.
I do, obviously, look at the email addresses of people to whom I respond personally, but once again, I will not store your addresses in my computer. Your address will remain securely in my webhost mail service, which is what I will be using to reply to you.
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