Privacy Policy is dedicated to protecting your data, and recognizes that your privacy is important.

This document outlines the types of personal information received and collected when you use, as well as some of the steps taken to safeguard information. This will help you make an informed decision about sharing personal information on this website. strives to maintain the highest standards of decency, fairness and integrity in all its operations and is dedicated to protecting all customers' and online visitors' privacy on this website. As such, steps have been taken under Europe's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to make sure any information you give is secure, only seen by people who need to see it, and is within your control.

The GDPR was introduced specifically to protect the data of individuals, but currently only protects people in Europe. I believe these very high standards should protect everyone around the world, and so, since I value everyone who visits my website, wherever they may be, this privacy policy follows GDPR's requirements and represents my commitment to protect your personal information.

About Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that stores on your computer, which your browser provides to each time you return to the website. Cookies are used to help identify and track visitors, their use of this website, and their website access preferences.

Google Analytics Cookies uses Google Analytics to analyze the use of this website. Google Analytics collects demographic and interest data, and generates statistical and other information about website use, by means of cookies. These cookies are kept on your computer. This information is shared with Google, which will store and use this information on its servers. Google's privacy policy is available here. uses information from Google Analytics to track the number of visits to the website, browsers and operating systems. No personally identifiable information is obtained from these cookies. The information that Google Analytics generates relating to this website is used to create reports about the use of the website. These reports allow us to update the website and improve your usage of it.

If you do not wish your data to be collected via Google Analytics, you can install its opt-out browser extension or add-on by clicking here.

Advertising Cookies

Third-party advertising companies are used to serve ads on this website (see list of Google Adsense Ad Technology Providers). These companies use cookies and web beacons in their ads to ascertain how many times you've seen an advertisement. This information is shared with these companies, but does not provide them with any personally identifiable information for cookie or web beacon use, so they cannot personally identify you with that information from this website.

You may opt out of personalized ads for over 125 different ad networks. Click here to do that.

Some third-party advertisements are served by Google. Google's cookie enables it to serve ads to my visitors based on their visits to other websites on the Web. You may opt out of personalized ads by visiting the Google ad opt-out page.

This link from Google provides more information about how Google manages data in its ad products.

Affiliate Products and Services

I sell my ebook product through a third party platform, E-junkie, with PayPal as the payment processor. When you click to buy the ebook, you are taken to one of these third party platforms. By clicking on a product or service link, you consent to that platform's use of cookies, as outlined in their privacy policies below:

E-junkie privacy policy

PayPal privacy policy.

Refusing Cookies

You can set your browser to accept or refuse all cookies automatically, or notify you when a cookie is being requested. Taking this action should not cause a problem with the continued use of this website. Consult the Help section of your browser for guidance on how to refuse all cookies or to notify you when a cookie is requested.

If you choose to refuse's cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of this website.

Personally Identifiable Information may collect and use your personal information for the following purposes:

  • To run and operate this website.
  • To display content on this website correctly.
  • To improve customer service.
  • To help me respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.
  • To personalize your user experience.
  • To understand how users as a group use the services and resources provided on this website.
  • To improve this website.
  • To improve products and services.
  • To run a promotion, contest, survey or other website feature.
  • To send information to you that you agreed to receive about topics I think will be of interest to you.
  • To send periodic emails, which may include electronic newsletters and/or autoresponder series of emails.
  • To respond to your enquiries, questions, and/or other requests. may collect personally identifiable information from you in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when you visit this website, register on it, or fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources made available on the website.

Specifically, if you subscribe to my newsletter, your email address is required, and you will be asked for your first name.

If you complete a form, your name and email address are required. You will also be asked for information relevant to the purpose of the form.

If you purchase an ebook or service from this website, your name, email address, billing address and credit card number will be collected. The payment processor PayPal will additionally collect your credit card number. Payment processing is done wholly on the PayPal site, not this site. This site has no access to your credit card details.

This website lets you share content with your friends and followers on various social media platforms, and also uses Facebook commenting. Facebook stores your comments and may show them on your timeline, depending on your Facebook settings. To prevent Facebook collecting your data, you should log out of your Facebook account while using this website. Below are links to the privacy policies of these social media platforms: offers RSS as a way to easily follow content updates and uses Feedly and My Yahoo to let you subscribe to these updates via your email address. Below are links to the privacy policies of each platform.

Feedly Privacy Policy
Yahoo Privacy Policy

You can always refuse to supply personally identifiable information and visit this website anonymously. However, it may prevent you from engaging in certain website-related activities.

If I make material changes in the collection of personally identifiable information, I will inform you by placing a notice on this website. Any personal information received from you will only be used for internal purposes and will not be sold or provided to third parties.

Each visitor's IP address is also collected, which helps to combat spam and fraud. IP addresses are not used for any other purpose. contains links to other websites that may be of interest to you. However, once you have used them to leave this website, I do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, I cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information you provide while visiting such websites. These websites are not governed by this privacy statement. Always exercise caution by reviewing the privacy statement of the website in question before continuing to use it.

California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA/CPRA)

The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), enacted in 2018 and amended in 2023 by the California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA), created new consumer rights relating to the access to, deletion of, and sharing of personal information collected by businesses. has not sold any personal information in the previous twelve months - it does not sell (and has never sold) any personally identifiable information.

Brazil's LGPD

Brazil's Lei Geral de Proteção de Dados (LGPD), enacted in 2020, creates new data protection and privacy in the Federative Republic of Brazil.

Google has provided a list of Ad Technology Providers that have been certified for LGPD with Google and who may receive Brazilian user data through an ad request.

Search Box

The Search Box on this website is provided by Site Search 360. By using this search box, you agree that Site Search 360 can collect your personal data in accordance with the Site Search 360 Privacy Policy.

Non-personally Identifiable Information

Non-personally identifiable information about you may also be collected whenever you interact with this website. Non-personally identifiable information can include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about your method of connecting to this website, such as the operating system and the Internet service provider you used, and other similar information.

Children's Privacy Protection

This website is directed towards adults. It is not directed to children under the age of 16. I operate this website in compliance with current regulations. Anyone under the age of 16 must provide parental consent to use this website. I do not knowingly collect or use personally identifiable information from anyone under 16 years of age.

Release of Information

If I were to sell, the information obtained from you through your voluntary participation in my website may transfer to the new owner as a part of the sale so that the service provided to you may continue. In that event, you will receive notice through this website of that change in control and practices, and I will make reasonable efforts to ensure that the purchaser honors any opt-out requests you might make.

Data Storage

Personally identifiable information and non-personally identifiable information collected is stored on the servers of the website host. That host is SiteSell Inc., located at 1000 Saint-Jean Boulevard, Suite 702, Pointe-Claire, QC H9R 5P1 Canada.

How You Can Correct or Remove Information

I provide this privacy policy as a statement to you of my commitment to protect your personally identifiable information. If you have submitted personally identifiable information through my website and would like to review that information or have it deleted from my records, click on this link.

You can also request to edit, download or delete any of your information from the servers by clicking on this link.

Updates and Effective Date reserves the right to make changes in this policy. If there is a material change in my cookie and privacy practices, I will indicate on this website that those practices have changed and provide a link to the updated privacy policy. I encourage you to periodically review this policy so that you will know what information is collected and how it is used.

Agreeing to Terms

If you do not agree to's privacy policy as posted here on this website, please do not consent to the setting of cookies and the collection and storage of your personally identifiable information.

Your explicit consent indicates acceptance of this privacy policy in its entirety. Thank you, Paul Taylor.

Last updated: January 1, 2024