They also apply to the use of the Website, whether via the Internet or any communication network, or other means of communication.
These terms shall apply to all Users of the Website.
The term User is subject to all the Users and/or readers that are using this Website (hereinafter: “The User “).
The Company respects the privacy of Users of the Website, which it manages and operates.
This privacy notice explains our collection, use, disclosure, retention, and protection of your personal information.
When visiting the Website, the Company will receive information that you voluntarily provide (and also automatically such as browser, geo, device etc).
Such information may include Personal Information such as your name, email address, or any other information you provide. Please note that you are not required by law to provide us Personal Information. The Website is not directed to children less than 16 years of age and the Company does not intentionally or knowingly collect Personal Information on such Users.
2. Information provided by you:
When you make a review of a company and/or product and/or service, we collect the information you state in the review, including which company you review, which purchase(s) the review concerns, and how you evaluate the company.
3. Use of personal information:
The Company maintains the Website, improves and continues developing them, and protects the Website from misuse and law violations.
The Company uses personal information that you provide through the Website for its business’ purposes, such as responding to your inquiries or support requests, for marketing, and to contact you in the course of offering you with any of the Website’s services.
The Company uses the information, including personal information that the Company and its service providers collect through the Website to understand Users’ interests and behavior on a pseudonymous, no-name basis in order to be able to deliver content tailored to the Users’ preferences.
As applicable laws require, the Company will use personal information to enforce the Company’s terms, policies and legal agreements, to comply with court orders and warrants, and assist law enforcement agencies, to collect debts, prevent fraud, misappropriation, infringements, identity thefts and any other misuse of the services, and to take any action in any legal dispute and proceeding.
The Company commits to process personal information solely for the purposes described in this policy.
In certain cases, with your consent, we may use your personal information to:
Provide you with marketing via telephone calls, SMS or text.
Provide you with marketing from third parties.
Use your precise geo-location to provide location based services.
You have the right to withdraw your consent at any time.
We may use technologies considered automated decision making or profiling. We will not make automated-decisions about you that would significantly affect you, unless such a decision is necessary as part of a contract we have with you, we have your consent, or we are required by law to use such technology.
If you sign up for website’s Newsletter, the Company registers the information supplied by you (e.g. your name, email address etc.). If you no longer wish to receive newsletters from the website, you can unsubscribe by sending an e-mail to the Company.
The Company may send you offer for purchase of third party’s products and/or services at the newsletter.
4. Third Party’s Services and personal information collected from third parties:
The Website includes links to third-party services and/or products that are governed by their own privacy policies.
Note that by clicking such links you will be transferred to other websites for which The Website is not the data controller. We thus recommend that you always read the personal data policy of these websites, as their procedure for collecting and processing personal data may be different from ours.
5. Sharing Personal Information with Others
Other information provided by you on the Website, including reviews, is automatically made available for other users of the Website. In some instances, the companies you review will also receive information about your review.
The Company shares personal information related to you with service providers and other third parties, if necessary to fulfill the purposes for collecting the personal information, on condition that any such third party will commit to protect your privacy as applicable laws and this policy require.
The Company also may share personal information to the following third parties:
- To prevent, detect, mitigate, and investigate potentially illegal acts, fraud and/or security breaches, and to assess and manage risk, including alerting you if fraudulent activities have been detected on your Website account.
- To provide customer services, including helping service your account or resolving disputes.
- The Company might share personal information with law enforcement and/or government agencies, courts, and/or other organizations: (a) as the law requires, such as to comply with a subpoena, or similar legal process; and/or (b) when the Operator believes in good faith that disclosure/sharing is necessary to protect his rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request;
- Share or transfer personal information if the Company involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, as part of such transaction. The Company will provide a prominent notice on the Website of any change in ownership or uses of this information if applicable. The entity which will assume the ownership of the Website will continue to protect personal information related to you under this Policy.
6. Aggregated and Analytical Information:
Aggregated data is not identifiable. We use it for legitimate business purposes and may use standard analytical tools.
The Company also collects non-identifiable information through Google Analytics. Analytics data include for example, the type of browser, browser language, type of operating System, domain name of Internet service provider, device IP address web pages visited, times and dates of visits and the content you access on and/or through the Website.
The privacy practices of these tools are subject to their own privacy policies. The Company therefore encourages you to read Google’s policy regarding its analytics services at: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en .
The Company uses anonymous, statistical or aggregated information and shares them with the Company’s partners for legitimate business purposes. This has no effect on your privacy because there is no reasonable way to extract data from the aggregated information that can be associated with you.
7. Cookies, web beacons, and similar technologies
Cookies are used for the ongoing and orderly operation of the Website, including for the purpose of collecting statistical data about use of the Website, the verification of information, adjusting the Website to your personal preferences and for purposes of information security.
Cookies – cookies are text files created by your browser according to a command from the Website computers. Some of the Cookies will expire when you close down the browser and others are saved on your computer’s hard disk.
The cookies contain a variety of information, such as the pages you have accessed, the amount of time you spent on the Website, the source from which you reached the Website, sections and information you have sought during your entries into the Website, and more.
Cookies can be disabled or removed by tools that are available in most commercial browsers. The preferences for each browser you use will need to be set separately and different browsers offer different functionality and options
Web beacons – Small graphic images (also known as “pixel tags” or “clear GIFs”) that may be included on our Website, that typically work in conjunction with cookies to identify our Users and User behavior.
Similar technologies – Technologies that store information in your browser or device utilizing local shared objects or local storage, such as flash cookies, HTML 5 cookies, and other web application software methods including tracking such as Google Analytics, Google Ads, Bing Ads (see also section 6 above). These technologies can operate across all of your browsers, and in some instances may not be fully managed by your browser and may require management directly through your installed applications or device.
We may use the terms “cookies” or “similar technologies” interchangeably in our policies to refer to all technologies that we may use to store data in your browser or device or that collect information or help us identify you in the manner described above.
We also store cookies related to our affiliate links in order to relate between purchases made through our affiliate links.
If you wish to delete cookies or limit the kinds of cookies that can be placed on your device you need to check out the settings in your browser, use the ‘Help’ tab or look for settings like ‘Options’ or ‘Privacy.’ From there, you can delete cookies, block them or control when they can be placed.
8. Access and Accuracy; Deletion.
If you have provided personal information to The Website – name, or other personal identification information, then you can in any time contact the Company and request to access, edit or delete the personal information that the Company keeps on you. The Company will need to ask you to provide credentials to make sure that you are who you claim to be subject to certain exceptions such as: detecting security incidents, debugging, comply with legal obligations, etc.
9. Our California Do Not Track Notice
“Do Not Track” – shorten as DNT – is a preference that users can set on their browser (if supported) to opt-out from online behavioral tracking done by various companies, such as Google AdWords or Bing Ads.
The Company does not currently respond to DNT signals. The Company may allow third parties, such as companies that provide us with analytics tools, to collect Personal Information about an individual consumer’s online activities over time and across different web sites and services when a user uses the Site.
10. Data Retention
We retain personal information as needed for legitimate and lawful purposes.
The Company stores and retains personal information related to you for as long as you use the Website. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Company stores and retains personal information related to you for a reasonable time of up to 12 months after you choose to unsubscribe from the Website, or until the Company deletes personal information related to you following your request.
The Company will make efforts to guarantee that personal information is kept for no longer than is necessary for the purposes for which the personal information is processed.
In any case, as long as the Company uses personal information related to you to provide the services, Company will retain the Personal Information about you, unless a law requires Company to delete it, or if Company accepts your request to delete the personal information, pursuant to applicable laws, or if Company decides to remove it at its discretion.
11. Data Security
The Company implements Systems, applications and procedures to secure personal information, to minimize the risks of theft, damage, loss of information, or unauthorized access or use of information.
The Company is concerned about safeguarding the confidentiality of personal information related to you. The Company and its hosting services implement Systems, applications and procedures to secure personal information related to you, to minimize the risks of theft, damage, loss of personal information, or unauthorized access or use of personal information.
These measures provide sound industry standard security. However, although the Company makes efforts to protect your privacy, the Company cannot guarantee that the services will be immune from any wrongdoings, malfunctions, unlawful interceptions or access, or other kinds of abuse and misuse.
12. Transfer of Data Outside your Territory:
We store and process personal information in the US.
The Company stores and processes personal information in sites operated and maintained in the US.
If you are a resident in a jurisdiction where transfer of personal information related to you to another jurisdiction requires your consent, then you hereby provide the Company your express and unambiguous consent to such transfer or by using the Website, you hereby provide your express consent to such transfer (as applicable).
If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), the Company stores Personal Information related to you in the US and Europe on the Company’s behalf in accordance with the highest degree of security.
To the extent necessary under EU privacy laws and regulations, the Company will implement data onward transfer instruments, such as the controller to processor EU-US Standard Contractual Clauses, the Privacy Shield Framework and a statement of compliance with the Privacy Shield Principles.
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