Who we are

Our website address is: https://whybaseball.net.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

When you sign up for our email list, as part of our membership process or newsletter sign up, we collect the personal data that you provide us such as your name, address and email address to deliver daily selections and for marketing purposes.

Contact forms

If you fill out a contact form, we collect your full name and email address for customer service purposes only. The data is collected on the website database and stored indefinitely.

Cookies

To improve your experience on our site, we may use ‘cookies’. Cookies are an industry standard and most major web sites use them. A cookie is a small text file that our site may place on your computer as a tool to remember your preferences. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

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

Our website uses Google Analytics, a service which transmits website traffic data to Google servers in the United States. Google Analytics does not identify individual users or associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. We use reports provided by Google Analytics to help us understand website traffic and webpage usage.
 
If you do not want your information collected, Google provides you with a browser addon, which you can download here:  https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
 

We encourage you to learn more about Google’s privacy policies:

https://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html

And their GDPR compliance:

https://privacy.google.com/businesses/compliance/

Who we share your data with

Google LLC & Monster Insights

We use analytics services from these providers. For more info on both providers, see Analytics.

MailChimp

We use MailChimp for the purpose of email marketing. The personal data shared is currently limited to name and email address. MailChimp is a fully GDPR compliant, US based service.

We encourage you to read more about their privacy policies:

https://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/

And their commitment to the GDPR:

https://kb.mailchimp.com/accounts/management/about-mailchimp-the-eu-swiss-privacy-shield-and-the-gdpr

We store your data on our servers based in the US, and we endeavor to ensure that your data is processed in accordance with the privacy requirements of GDPR.

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.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

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.

How do I withdraw my consent?

If after you opt-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information, at anytime, by contacting us through our contact form.

Where we send your data

Your data is shared with MailChimp for marketing purposes. MailChimp does not use the data. MailChimp privacy policy: https://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/

Additional information

How we protect your data

We take reasonable measures to protect data from unauthorized access, use, destruction, or alteration. These measures include encrypting website traffic and the employing multiple layers of firewalls. Additionally, all data collected by third party providers is encrypted during transmission.

However, no website is 100% secure. In the event of a data breach involving your personal data, we will attempt to notify you by email.

What data breach procedures we have in place

If there would be a breach of data, we would correct the breach and personally email the recipients within 48 hours.
 

Changes to this privacy policy

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy 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 policy, 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.

If Algorithmic Pro is acquired or merged with another company, your information may be transferred to the new owners so that we may continue to sell products to you.

Disclosure

We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so or if you violate our Terms of Service