Who we are
Nerd Alert Shop is run by artist, musician, web developer and nerdy dad, Dennis Marrero, and managed via Fake Plastic Websites, LLC. Our website address is nerdalertshop.com and our partner blog is gtdebris.com. All terms and policies below apply to all three websites.
What personal data we collect, why we collect it and how we share it.
We process payments via PayPal, and information required to process or support the payment, such as the purchase total and your billing information will be shared with this third party service for purposes of fulfilling the transaction. Other personal information is not shared with outside parties.
Email addresses profile information will also be stored in our customer database in order to communicate and process your orders . An occasional promotional email may be sent to past customers, but opt-out options will always be included in these communications.
When visitors leave comments or fill out contact forms on the site, we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. We do not share this information with outside parties.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
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.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
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.
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.