Privacy Policy

In this policy, "we", "us" and "our" refer to Dinner and a Murder Mystery Games. We are committed to your privacy and your rights as our visitor or customer. Any information gathered by us will be kept strictly confidential and will only be used or shared in ways to which you have specifically consented.

We may ask you to consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy when you first visit our website. OR by using our website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.

The following statements disclose our standard practice regarding the information we collect and the information we hold on behalf of our customers. This privacy policy only applies to our website. The privacy policy applies to information that is given offline as well as on our website. The policy does not pertain to third-party websites that are accessible through our website. We propose that you read the privacy policies of any third-party site to learn how they collect and use the information that is gathered.


Usage Data

We may process data about your use of our website and services known as "usage data". The usage data may include your IP address, geographical location, browser type, and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views, and website navigation paths, as well as information about the timing, frequency, and pattern of your service use. The source of the usage data is Google Analytics. This usage data may be processed solely for the purposes of analyzing the use of the website and services. The legal basis for this processing is consent OR our legitimate interests, namely monitoring and improving our website and services.

Account Data
We may process "account data". The account data may include your name and email address. The source of the account data is you or someone you designated to provide that data. The account data may be processed for the purposes of operating our website, providing our services, ensuring the security of our website and services, maintaining back-ups of our databases, and communicating with you. These include, but are not limited to Store purchases and registration, our Forum, Rsvp System, or our Affiliate Program. The legal basis for this processing is consent OR our legitimate interests, namely the proper administration of our website and business.

Profile Data
We may process your information included in your personal profile on our website ("profile data"). The profile data may include your name, address, telephone number, email address, and profile pictures. The profile data may be processed for the purposes of enabling and monitoring your use of our website and services. These include, but are not limited to our Store, Forum, RSVP System, or  Affiliate Program. The legal basis for this processing is consent OR our legitimate interests, namely the proper administration of our website, business, and services.

Services Data
We may process your personal data that are provided in the course of the use of our services ("service data"). The service data may include your name, email, address, and phone number if provided. The source of the service data is you or someone designated by you to do so. The service data may be processed for the purposes of operating our website, providing our services, ensuring the security of our website and services, maintaining back-ups of our databases, and communicating with you. These include, but are not limited to our Forum, RSVP System, or Affiliate Program. The legal basis for this processing is consent OR our legitimate interests, namely the proper administration of our website and business.

Publication Data
We may process information that you post for publication on our website or through our services ("publication data"). The publication data may be processed for the purposes of enabling such publication and administering our website and services. These include, but are not limited to Reviews, forums, and our RSVP system. The legal basis for this processing is consent OR our legitimate interests, namely the proper administration of our website and business.

Inquiry Data
We may process information contained in any inquiry you submit to us regarding goods and/or services ("inquiry data"). The inquiry data may be processed for the purpose of replying to your inquiry, offering, marketing, or selling relevant goods and/or services to you in relation to that inquiry. You are NOT Subscribed to our Mailing List from an inquiry unless you select the subscribe checkbox. We will not try to market to you at a later time because you sent us an inquiry. The legal basis for this processing is consent. 

Transaction Data
We never view or save your credit card number. 

We may process information relating to transactions, including purchases of goods and services, that you enter into with us and/or through our website ("transaction data"). The transaction data may include your contact details, your card details, and the transaction details. The transaction data may be processed for the purpose of supplying the purchased goods and services and keeping proper records of those transactions. The legal basis for this processing is the performance of a contract between you and us and/or taking steps, at your request, to enter into such a contract and our legitimate interests, namely our interest in the proper administration of our website and business.


Financial transactions relating to our website and services are handled by our payment services providers, Wix.com Payments and PayPal. We will share transaction data with our payment services providers only to the extent necessary for the purposes of processing your payments, refunding such payments, and dealing with complaints and queries relating to such payments and refunds. See these providers' privacy policies to learn more.


Notification Data
We may process information that you provide to us for the purpose of subscribing to our email notifications and/or newsletters ("notification data"). The notification data may be processed for the purposes of sending you the relevant notifications and/or newsletters. The legal basis for this processing is consent OR the performance of a contract between you and us and/or taking steps, at your request, to enter into such a contract.

Email address (required) and other optional data such as First and Last Name are gathered when you subscribe to our newsletter. It is used only to update subscribers on new game releases, sales, or website information. We do not share your information with third parties. We never send spam or emails unrelated to Dinner and a Murder Mystery Games. You have the option to unsubscribe at any time and we will not contact you again unless you resubscribe or make another purchase and the contact is regarding said purchase or contact you initiated.


Correspondence Data
We may process information contained in or relating to any communication that you send to us ("correspondence data"). The correspondence data may include the communication content and metadata associated with the communication. Our website will generate the metadata associated with communications made using the website contact forms. The correspondence data may be processed for the purposes of communicating with you and record-keeping. The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely the proper administration of our website and business and communications with users.

Customer Data
Through our shopping cart, we also collect and store information in a secure and private manner on behalf of our customers. This information includes email address, address, phone, and purchase history. This information is used only to fulfill orders and to contact customers if needed to fulfill the order. This information is owned by our customers and is not accessible to our partners or other customers. We DO NOT store credit card information.

Data for Legal Purposes
We may process any of your personal data identified in this policy where necessary for the establishment, exercise, or defense of legal claims, whether in court proceedings or in an administrative or out-of-court procedure. The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interests, namely the protection and assertion of our legal rights, your legal rights, and the legal rights of others.


In addition to the specific purposes for which we may process or disclose your personal data, we may also process or disclose any of your personal data where such processing or disclosure is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject, or in order to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of another natural person. We may also disclose your personal data where such disclosure is necessary for the establishment, exercise, or defense of legal claims, whether in court proceedings or in an administrative or out-of-court procedure.

International Transfer of Personal Data
We have offices and facilities in the United States of America. The European Commission has made an "adequacy decision" with respect to the data protection laws of each of these countries. Transfers to each of these countries will be protected by appropriate safeguards, namely the use of standard data protection clauses adopted or approved by the European Commission.


The hosting facilities for our website are situated in the United States of America. The European Commission has made an "adequacy decision" with respect to the data protection laws of each of these countries. Transfers to each of these countries will be protected by appropriate safeguards, namely the use of standard data protection clauses adopted or approved by the European Commission.


You acknowledge that personal data that you submit for public publication through our website or services may be available, via the internet, around the world. We cannot prevent the use (or misuse) of such personal data by others.

Retaining and deleting personal data
Personal data that we process for any purpose or purposes shall not be kept for longer than is necessary for that purpose or those purposes.


Notwithstanding the other provisions of this section, we may retain your personal data where such retention is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject, or in order to protect your vital interests or the vital interests of another natural person.

Amendments
We may update this policy from time to time by publishing a new version on our website. 

Your Rights
Your principal rights under data protection law are:
(a) the right to access;
(b) the right to rectification;
(c) the right to erasure;
(d) the right to restrict processing;
(e) the right to object to processing;
(f) the right to data portability;
(g) the right to complain to a supervisory authority; and
(h) the right to withdraw consent.

You may exercise any of your rights in relation to your personal data by written notification to us.


About Cookies
A cookie is a file containing an identifier, a string of letters and numbers, that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed. Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.


Cookies that we use
We use cookies for the following purposes:
(a) Authentication - we use cookies to identify you when you visit our website and as you navigate our website.
(b) Status - we use cookies to help us to determine if you are logged into our website.
(c) Personalization - we use cookies to store information about your preferences and to personalize the website for you.
(d) Security - we use cookies as an element of the security measures used to protect user accounts, including preventing fraudulent use of login credentials and protecting our website and services generally.
(e) Advertising - we use cookies to help us to display advertisements that will be relevant to you.
(f) Analysis - we use cookies to help us to analyze the use and performance of our website and services.
(g) Cookie consent - we use cookies to store your preferences in relation to the use of cookies more generally.

Our service providers use cookies and those cookies may be stored on your computer when you visit our website.


We use Google Analytics to analyze the use of our website. Google Analytics gathers information about website use by means of cookies. The information gathered relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of our website. Google's privacy policy is available at: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

We publish Google AdSense advertisements on our website. To determine your interests, Google will track your behavior on our website and on other websites across the web using cookies. This behavior tracking allows Google to tailor the advertisements that you see on other websites to reflect your interests, but we do not publish interest-based advertisements on our website. You can view, delete or add interest categories associated with your browser by visiting: https://adssettings.google.com. You can also opt-out of the AdSense partner network cookie using those settings or using the Network Advertising Initiative's multi-cookie opt-out mechanism at: http://optout.networkadvertising.org. However, these opt-out mechanisms themselves use cookies, and if you clear the cookies from your browser your opt-out will not be maintained. To ensure that an opt-out is maintained in respect of a particular browser, you may wish to consider using the Google browser plug-ins available at: https://support.google.com/ads/answer/7395996.

We may participate in other affiliate referral programs that will place a cookie on your computer to track any action or sale that you might make on their website to credit us for that sale or action.


Managing Cookies
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies and delete cookies. The methods for doing so vary from browser to browser, and from version to version. You can however obtain up-to-date information about blocking and deleting cookies via these links:
Chrome Browser: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en
Firefox Browser: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
Opera Browser: http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/cookies/
Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
Safari Browser: https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411
Edge Browser: https://privacy.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10-microsoft-edge-and-privacy

Blocking all cookies would have a negative impact on the usability of many websites. If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.


Our Details
This website is owned and operated by Dinner and a Murder Mystery Games. You can contact us by using our website contact form, by telephone, or by text to the contact number published on our website.