INFORMATION WE COLLECT
When you visit the Site, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. If you use a mobile device, we automatically collect device information (such as your mobile device ID, model, and manufacturer), operating system, version information, and system configuration information, device and application identification numbers, browser type and version, hardware model Internet service provider and/or mobile carrier, and Internet Protocol (IP) address (or proxy server). Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and information about how you interact with the Site. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information.”
We collect Device Information using the following technologies:
– “Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
– “Log files” track actions occurring on the Site, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.
– “Web beacons,” “tags,” and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Site. We use the Google Analytics tag on the Site. Google Analytics is a platform that collects data from websites and apps to create reports that provide insights into the business. For more information about Google Analytics, visit https://marketingplatform.google.com/about/analytics/ .
We collect your Name and Email. This information is collected using the Site contact forms. We refer to this collected information as “Personal Information.”
HOW DO WE USE YOUR COLLECTED INFORMATION?
We use the Device Information that we collect to help us screen for potential risk and fraud (in particular, your IP address), and more generally to improve and optimize our Site (for example, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with the Site).
We use the Personal Information that we collect for contacting you and subscribing you to our Newsletter and Guidelines lists.
SHARING YOUR COLLECTED INFORMATION
We share your Collected Information with third parties to help us use your Collected Information, as described above. For example, we use Mailchimp (https://mailchimp.com/) to collect your information from subscription forms on the Site. You can read more about how Mailchimp uses your Collected Information here: https://www.intuit.com/privacy/statement/. We also use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the Site. You can read more about how Google uses your Collected Information here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. You can also opt out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Finally, we may also share your Collected Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant, or other lawful requests for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.
We work tirelessly to protect your information. The Site is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make it as safe as possible.
The Collected information is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to it, and are required to keep the information confidential.
However, these measures do not provide absolute security. Therefore, although efforts are made to secure the Collected information, it is not guaranteed, and you cannot expect, that the service provided by the Site will be immune from information security risks.
OUR STANCE ON THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES
The Site may link to third-party websites, online services, or mobile applications and/or contain advertisements from third parties that are not affiliated with us and which may link to other websites, services, or applications. Accordingly, we do not make any guarantee regarding any such third parties, and we will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by the use of such third-party websites, services, or applications. The inclusion of a link towards a third-party website, service, or application does not imply an endorsement by us. We cannot guarantee the safety and privacy of the data you provide to any third parties. Any data collected by third parties is not covered by this privacy notice. We are not responsible for the content or privacy and security practices and policies of any third parties, including other websites, services, or applications that may be linked to or from the Site. You should review the policies of such third parties and contact them directly to respond to your questions.
We do not allow third-party behavioral tracking.
DO NOT TRACK
Please note that we do not alter our Site’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.
If you are a European resident, you have the right to access the personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us through the contact information below.
Additionally, if you are a European resident we note that we are processing your information in order to fulfill contracts we might have with you, or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above. Additionally, please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including to Canada and the United States.
When you send a form with your Personal Information through the Site, we will maintain your Personal Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.
We do not knowingly solicit data from or market to children under 18 years of age. By using the Site, you represent that you are at least 18 or that you are the parent or guardian of such a minor and consent to such minor dependent’s use of the Site. If you become aware of any data we may have collected from children under the age of 18, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by email at email@example.com or by the certified or registered mail, return receipt requested, with a description of the attachments, postage, and charges prepaid. The mail address is provided upon request to the email address firstname.lastname@example.org.
Last updated 20.10.2022