Who we are
Our website address is: https://chimney-star.com.
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When you log in, we set cookies to save your login information and screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login persists for two weeks. If you log out, the login cookies are removed.
An additional cookie is saved when you edit or publish an article, indicating the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after one day.
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Who we share your data with
If you request a password reset, your IP address is included in the reset email.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely for recognition and approval of follow-up comments. For registered users, we store the personal information provided in user profiles. All users can see, edit, or delete their information (except username changes). Website administrators can also see and edit this information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account or have left comments, you can request an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you provided. You can also request erasure of personal data we hold about you, excluding any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.