Statement from the owner - FitYoungMen.com is my website I started it in 2010 and it is owned and operated by Zone 8 Media Ltd, my company that is owned 100% by me. We operate the website in compliance with the laws of England and Wales. In recent years online security of data has become a concern since many large organisations have allowed massive personal data breaches. I take very seriously the management of personal data since to help keep my content secure I expect a member to be open with their personal information. We are bound by the laws of the GDPR, though really that is no more than any well run business should be doing. The most common questions I get asked are:
Nick Baker - Owner
FitYoungMen.com ("FYM", "we", "us", or "our" as the context dictates) is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This policy sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us. Please read the following carefully to understand our practices regarding personal data and how we will treat it. This policy, together with our website t&c's and any other documents referred to in it, applies to your use of:
By visiting the Website, accessing one of our social media pages and/or using the Services, you are accepting to the practices described in this policy.
The data controller is Zone 8 Media Limited, a company incorporated in England and Wales under company number 4984998, and having its registered office at 11 Shillingford Street, London, N1 2DP.
The type of information we collect from you will depend upon the type of interaction you have with us.
The types of personal data that we collect may include:
You are under no obligation to provide any such data. However, if you choose to withhold requested information, you may not be able to access all of the Website's contents and services.
We may collect personal data from you in a variety of ways, including the following:
FYM may also collect personal data relating to you from third parties. This may include (but is not limited to) the collection of personal data relating to you from:
We use information we collect relating to you for the purposes of our legitimate interests as follows:
We may combine this data with personal data you give to us and personal data we collect that relates to you. We may use this personal data and the combined data for the purposes set out above, depending on the type of data we receive.
We may disclose personal data relating to you to third parties in certain circumstances including (but not limited to) the following:
We may also disclose personal data to third parties:
Before FYM discloses any personal data to a third party, we take steps to ensure that the third party will protect personal data in accordance with applicable privacy laws and in a manner consistent with this policy. Third parties are required to restrict their use of this information to the purpose for which the information was provided.
We won't send anything to your physical mailing address with the exception of legal claims.
This Website operates an email newsletter program, used to inform subscribers about products and services supplied by this Website. Users can subscribe through an online automated process should they wish to do so but do so at their own discretion.
Subscriptions are managed in compliance with the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003. Subscribers are given the opportunity to unsubscribe at any time through an automated system. This process is detailed at the footer of each email campaign. If an automated un-subscribe system is unavailable, clear instructions on how to unsubscribe will by detailed instead.
Email marketing campaigns published by us may contain tracking facilities within the actual email. Subscriber activity is tracked and stored in a database for future analysis and evaluation. Such tracked activity may include: the opening of emails, forwarding of emails, the clicking of links within the email content, times, dates and frequency of activity.
This information is used to refine future email campaigns and supply the subscriber with more relevant content based around their activity.
Although this Website only looks to include quality, safe and relevant external links users should always adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this Website. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
Communication, engagement and actions taken through external social media platforms that we participate on are subject to the terms and conditions as well as the privacy policies of those social media platforms.
You are advised to use social media platforms wisely and communicate/participate on them with due care and caution with regard to your personal data. We will never ask for personal or sensitive data through social media platforms and we encourage users wishing to discuss sensitive details to contact the relevant platform provider through primary communication channels such as by email or our contact us secure page.
This Website may use social sharing buttons which help share web content directly from our web pages to the social media platform in question. Where you use such social sharing buttons you do so at your own discretion - you should note that the social media platform may track and save your request to share a web page respectively through your social media platform account. Please note these social media platforms have their own privacy policies, and we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these social media platforms.
The personal data that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, locations outside the European Economic Area "EEA." It may also be processed by staff operating outside the EEA who work for us or for one of our suppliers. These staff may be engaged in, among other things, the fulfilment of your order, the processing of your payment details and the provision of support services.
By submitting your personal data, you accept that personal data relating to you may be transferred, stored or processed in this way. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this policy.
The transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure; we will do our best to protect personal data relating to you, we cannot guarantee the security of such data transmitted to the Website. Once we have received personal data relating to you, we use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
All information you provide to FYM is stored on secure servers. Any payment transactions carried out by our chosen third-party provider of payment processing services will be encrypted industry-standard encryption technologies when transferring or receiving personal data, such as SSL technology. The safety and security of your information and any personal data relating to you also depends on you. Where we have given you or where you have chosen a password that enables you to access certain parts of the Website and/or the Services, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential.
FYM takes steps to destroy or de-identify personal data when the information is no longer required for any purpose for which it may be used or disclosed by us and we are no longer required by law to retain the information.
You have the right to access personal data held relating to you. To protect your privacy, we may take steps to verify your identity before taking any action in response to any request. You will not have to pay a fee to access personal information relating to you or to exercise any of the other rights. However, we may charge a reasonable fee if your request for access is clearly unfounded or excessive. Alternatively, we may refuse to comply with the request in such circumstances. We also want to make sure that your personal information is accurate and up to date. You may ask us to correct or remove any information you think is inaccurate.
Requests in this section should be sent by email or by contacting us.
We will only send you marketing material if you consent.
You have a right to request erasure; however once you have been a member of FYM your information as outlined in section 1 along with the logs of access to the content will be retained for an indefinite period for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims.
If you have a concern about the way we are collecting or using your personal information, we request that you raise your concern with us in the first instance. Alternatively, you can contact the Information Commissioner's Office at https://ico.org.uk/concerns/.