What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Snakewood e-shop respects your privacy. We handle your personal information in a respectful manner. We are responsible for all personal information given to us by you, such as name, address, and other obligatory information needed when registering as well as ordering at Snakewood. We will not pass any of your personal information to third parties.

The name and postal address are used when processing orders and delivering merchandise.

We use your e-mail address only for informations about your orders, payments and shipping.

For informations about new releases we can send information e-mails prior user’s consent.

Contact forms

If you leave a comment or message 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.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a message, the message 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.

Digital Products and taxes policy

You can download digital products such as recordings and musical editions from our website.

As of January 1st 2015 everyone who sells digital products to European customers will need to charge VAT based on where their customers are based. In this sense, the 2015 EU VAT legislation requires two non-conflicting pieces of evidence to be produced so as to determine what VAT rate should be applied to these digital goods sales.

Snakewood Editions must preserve by law sale and customer information for at least 10 years. This information should include:

  • – The country to which the product has been sold
  • – The type of product
  • – The date of sale
  • – The local VAT
  • – The amount to be paid in local currency
  • – The date and method of receipt of payment
  • – The invoice
  • – The name of the client
  • – The information for determining the consumers country, i.e. their IP address and billing information

Snakewood Editions will store this information for taxes propuse and we will NEVER share this information with others.

Additional information

We use other companies and products and services to manage our website.


We use Woocommerce to manage the products in our website.

While you visit our site, we’ll track:

  • – Products you’ve viewed: we’ll use this to, for example, show you products you’ve recently viewed
  • – Location, IP address and browser type: we’ll use this for purposes like estimating taxes and shipping
  • – Shipping address: we’ll ask you to enter this so we can, for instance, estimate shipping before you place an order, and send you the order!

We’ll also use cookies to keep track of cart contents while you’re browsing our site.

When you purchase from us, we’ll ask you to provide information including your name, billing address, shipping address, email address, phone number, credit card/payment details and optional account information like username and password. We’ll use this information for purposes, such as, to:

  • – Send you information about your account and order
  • – Respond to your requests, including refunds and complaints
  • – Process payments and prevent fraud
  • – Set up your account for our store
  • – Comply with any legal obligations we have, such as calculating taxes
  • – Improve our store offerings
  • – Send you marketing messages, if you choose to receive them

If you create an account, we will store your name, address, email and phone number, which will be used to populate the checkout for future orders.

We generally store information about you for as long as we need the information for the purposes for which we collect and use it, and we are not legally required to continue to keep it. For example, we will store order information for 10 years for tax and accounting purposes. This includes your name, email address and billing and shipping addresses.

We will also store comments or reviews, if you choose to leave them.


You can use Paypal as payment checkout. In this case your data will be safely managed by Paypal. You can check out their policy in this link


We use Mollie for other payments, please check their policy in this link

Other Apps we use:

iThemes Security

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Security Logs

The IP address of visitors, user ID of logged in users, and username of login attempts are conditionally logged to check for malicious activity and to protect the site from specific kinds of attacks. Examples of conditions when logging occurs include login attempts, log out requests, requests for suspicious URLs, changes to site content, and password updates. This information is retained for 60 days.

Who we share your data with

This site is scanned for potential malware and vulnerabilities by Sucuri’s SiteCheck. We do not send personal information to Sucuri; however, Sucuri could find personal information posted publicly (such as in comments) during their scan. For more details, please see Sucuri’s privacy policy.

How long we retain your data

Security logs are retained for 60 days.

Where we send your data

This site is part of a network of sites that protect against distributed brute force attacks. To enable this protection, the IP address of visitors attempting to log into the site is shared with a service provided by ithemes.com. For privacy policy details, please see the iThemes Privacy Policy.