We respect the privacy of our community and are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected.
When you register with Henpicked we ask you for:
- Your first name and last name
- Your email address
- A username
- A password
- Whether you would be willing to receive email updates from us
You can later add:
- A photo
- Some biographical information about yourself
- A nickname, and the option to change the name that is displayed to this
- A website address
- A Google+ account if you have one
When you complete a contact form we ask you for your name and email address.
We use this information to:
- Set up a user account for you, so you can contribute to the Henpicked site.
- Display a profile to other readers of Henpicked if you write and article, comment, or contribute to the forum. Note that your email address is never displayed.
- With your permission, send you email newsletters now and then. You can unsubscribe from these at any time.
- Reply to contact forms.
You may also choose to disclose personal information in articles, comments, or forum posts. This is done entirely at your own discretion and you should be aware that such information is public. Whenever you voluntarily disclose such information it can be collected and used by others. You may received unsolicited messages from others as a result.
If we make any updates to this policy we will update this site so it’s worth checking in from time to time.
By using this site, we ask all our members to respect the opinion and privacy of other members.
Sharing your information
We won’t share your information with third parties without your permission, unless we are required to do so by law. For example this may be to aid the investigation into a crime.
We won’t sell your information.
Henpicked is committed to protecting the security of your data and use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorised access, use or disclosure.
Access to Henpicked subscriber information is limited to administrators and is controlled by username and password combinations. No one has access to your password, unless an administrator set up your account or reset your password and you have not since changed it. (We would recommend you do so by editing your profile.)
Please be aware that we can’t ensure the security of any information you transmit to us, and that you do so at your own risk.
Links to other websites
Changing or updating your personal information
You may update your personal information (except for the username) by editing your profile.
If you want to delete your account on the Henpicked site, please complete a contact form. Please note that this cannot be undone. Any articles, comments or forum posts written by you will remain on the site but become anonymous.
If you need to have one of your articles, comments or forum posts edited or deleted, please contact us.
You will find a link to unsubscribe from our mailing list at the bottom of each email you receive.
We will provide details of the personal information we hold about you, under the Data Protection Act 1998. To request this information, please contact us.