Privacy Policy

Casino Bloke totally respects your privacy and takes all measures necessary to protect it. He’s also a very open individual and wants you to know how he uses information you have provided. Should you have any further questions on this subject, don’t hesitate to contact us and ask for an explanation.

What we do with your personal information

While hanging out with Casino Bloke, you might share with him your email address, name and username, either by creating a user account, joining our email newsletter or contacting us directly. We only ask for this information in order to make your experience as positive as it can be. You can rest assured that what you tell us will go no further, as we’ll never sell or in any other way make the information you’ve trusted us with available to any third party.

We will, however, use it to determine what kind of information you’d like to receive from us, for example, via an email. But should you decide that what we share has little value, you’ve got the option to opt out and unsubscribe from our email newsletter.

While we do not collect any personal data about our visitors, some of the plugins and analytics services may collect data about the location you are visiting from, pages you visited and so on. 

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

What we do with your impersonal information

While not personal, in the sense that they don’t make you personally identifiable, you’ll still want to know what kind of data we collect and why.

Your IP Address

An IP address is Internet Protocol address which computers need to be able to communicate which each other via the Internet. The same way someone needs your email address to send you an email, a remote computer needs to have your IP address to make sure the data it sends will reach correct Internet destination – your computer. When your IP address is shared with the website you’re visiting, it will provide information such as the country you’re residing in, information about your Internet service provider, and your language setting.

Being non-personal, such information are used internally for analyzing user trends and never link back to you as an individual. Still, we’ll treat them the same as your personal data and make sure they are fully secured.

Cookies

Cookies are tiny files stored on your computer, usually created when a new webpage is loaded. Why? Cookies allow the server to deliver a page tailored to a particular user, thus providing more relevant content and improving user experience. While this is exactly what we use them for, cookies provide us with no information about you as a person.

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

General Data Security

CasinoBloke.com has implemented security measures, both digital and physical, necessary to protect user data against misuse, alteration and loss.

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

The site uses Google Analytics, a free web analytics service that tracks and reports website traffic. You can view Google Analytics Privacy Policy here

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also 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.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Updates and Changes to this Privacy Policy 

We might at some point need to make updates or changes to our Privacy Policy without notifying our users. Therefore we advise that you occasionally revisit this section and make sure you’re familiar and comfortable with how we treat personal information you’ve shared with us.