Privacy Policy

Nick Peterson on July 4th, 2019

  1. Introduction
    1. We are committed to protecting our website users’ privacy, and this policy defines how we will handle your personal information.
    2. You consent to our use of cookies in line with the requirements of this policy by using our website and agreeing to the terms of this policy.
  2. Individual data collection
    1. We may collect, store, and use the following categories of personally identifiable information:
      1. IP address, geolocation, browser type and version, operating system, referral source, visit length, page views, and website navigation paths;
      2. your IP address, geographical location, browser type and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views, and website navigation paths; information about your computer and visits to and use of this website, including your IP address, geographical location, browser type and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views, and website navigation paths; and information about your computer and visits to and use of this website, including your IP address, geographical location, browser type and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views;
      3. data about your computer, such as your IP address, geographical location, and browser, as well as your visits to and use of this website;
      4. information you give us when you sign up for our website, such as your email address;
      5. information you provide when signing up for our email alerts and newsletters, such as your name and email address;
      6. information on the time, frequency, and pattern of service use that you provide to us when using our website’s services or that is generated while using those services;
      7. Your name and email address, as well as information regarding any purchases of our services or other transactions you do via our websites;
      8. Any additional personal information you choose to disclose to us; information included in or about any communication you send to us or via our website, including the communication content and metadata linked with the transmission.
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    2. Before disclosing or treating another person’s personal information, you must first seek their consent to do so.
  3. Using personally identifiable information
    1. Personal information supplied via our website will be used for the purposes specified in this policy or on the appropriate website pages.
    2. Your personal information may be used to:
      1. administer our website and company;
      2. design our website for you;
      3. allow you to use our website’s services;
      4. supply you with services purchased via our website;
      5. send you statements, invoices, and payment reminders, and collect payments from you;
      6. send you non-marketing-related commercial messages;
      7. send you emails regarding stuff you’ve requested;
      8. send you our email newsletter if you desired it (you may unsubscribe at any time);
      9. send you marketing emails about our firm (or carefully chosen third-party organizations if you have explicitly approved to this) that we believe may be of interest to you, (You may notify us at any time if you no longer desire to receive marketing materials)], alerts through push;
      10. share user statistics data with third parties (albeit these third parties will not be able to identify any single user from the data);
      11. answer any questions or concerns you may have about our website;
      12. Maintain the security of our website and prevent fraud;
      13. verify that the terms and conditions of our website are obeyed.
    3. When you submit personal information for publishing on our website, you give us permission to publish and use such information in line with the conditions of the license you provide.
    4. Your privacy settings can be used to limit the information published on our website, and they can be updated using the website’s privacy controls.
    5. We will not disclose your personal information with a third party for direct marketing reasons unless you specifically authorize us to do so.
    6. Our payment processing providers, Chargebee and Stripe, handle all financial transactions on our website. The privacy policies of Chargebee and Stripe may be found at https://www.chargebee.com/privacy.html and https://stripe.com/gb/privacy, respectively. Only the amount necessary to process payments made through our website, refund such charges, and handle complaints and inquiries about such payments and refunds will be shared with our payment services provider.
  4. Individual information is being made public.
    1. We may share your personal information with any of our employees, officers, insurers, professional advisers, agents, suppliers, or subcontractors if we believe it is necessary for the purposes stated in this policy.
    2. Insofar as it is reasonably required for the purposes set forth in this policy, we may share your personal information with any member of our group of businesses, including our subsidiaries, ultimate holding company, and all of its subsidiaries.
    3. We may disclose your personal information as required by law, in connection with any ongoing or potential legal proceedings, to establish, exercise, or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for fraud prevention and credit risk reduction), and to establish, exercise, or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for fraud prevention and credit risk reduction) (including providing information to others for fraud prevention and credit risk reduction).
    4. Any purchaser (or potential purchaser) of any company or asset we are (or intend to sell); and any person we reasonably believe may apply to a court or other competent authority for disclosure of such personal information, where such court or authority, in our reasonable judgment, would be fairly likely to order disclosure of that personal information.
    5. We shall not disclose your personal information to other parties unless otherwise mentioned in this policy.
  5. Transferring data across international borders
    1. In order to use this policy, we may keep, manage, and transmit information between any of the countries in which we operate.
    2. We may share the information we collect with firms in the United States, Russia, Japan, China, and India in order to deliver our services. These countries do not have the same degree of data protection as the European Union.
    3. Personal information you divulge or submit for publishing on our website may be available over the internet to people all over the world. Unfortunately, there is nothing we can do to prevent such information from being misused or abused.
    4. You unconditionally consent to the personal information transfers outlined in Section 5 of this document.
  6. Personal data is kept in a database
    1. This Section 6 discusses our data retention policies and procedures, which are intended to assist us in meeting our legal duties for the preservation and erasure of personal data.
    2. Personal information that we process for any reason is only retained for as long as it is required for that purpose.
    3. Without limiting Section 6.2, we will make every effort to remove personal data within three months after receiving a written request from you, unless doing so precludes us from performing any services owing to you under our service agreement.
    4. Regardless of the other obligations of this Section 6, we shall store documents containing personal data to the extent required by law; if we believe the documents may be relevant to any existing or future legal proceedings; and to establish, exercise, or defend our legal rights.
    5. Protection of personal information
      1. We shall take necessary technological and organizational safeguards to avoid the loss, misuse, or alteration of your personal information/
      2. Any personal information you enter will be stored on our secure (password- and firewall-protected) systems.
      3. Financial transactions are processed by the third-party service providers indicated in Section 3 [3.6]. If it becomes essential to conduct electronic financial transactions through our website, encryption technology will be used to ensure the security of these transactions.
      4. You understand that sending information over the internet is inherently dangerous, and that we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.
      5. You must keep the password you use to access our website confidential; we will not ask for it (except when you log in to our website).
    6. Amendments
      1. We reserve the right to modify this policy at any time by posting a new version on our website.
      2. You should revisit this page from time to time to ensure that any policy changes are acceptable to you.
    7. Your legal alternatives
      1. You can request that we provide you with any personal information we have on file for you in exchange for a fee (currently set at GBP 10) and sufficient proof of your identity (for this purpose, we may require a picture ID (a photo of your passport or driving license) certified by a solicitor or bank, as well as an original copy of a utility bill indicating your current address).
      2. To the extent authorized by law, we may withhold the personal information you seek.
      3. You have the right to ask that your personal information not be used for marketing purposes.
      4. You will be given the option of either expressing consenting to our use of your personal information for marketing purposes in advance or opting out of such use.
    8. Websites created by a third party
      1. Our website contains links to and descriptions of third-party websites.
      2. Third-party privacy rules and practices are outside our control, and we accept no responsibility for them.
    9. The information is being updated
      1. Please let us know if any of your personal information needs to be amended or updated.
    10. Concerning cookies
      1. A cookie is a text file that a web server sends to the browser and that contains an identification (a string of letters and numbers). Each time the browser requests a page from the server, the identification is delivered back to the server.
      2. A persistent cookie is stored by a web browser and is valid until the user deletes it before the expiry date; on the other hand, a session cookie expires when the web browser is closed after the user session has ended.
      3. Cookies do not typically include any information that may be used to individually identify a user. Nonetheless, the information stored in and obtained via cookies may be linked to personal information about you that we keep on file.
      4. Web servers can use cookies to monitor and identify users as they travel through different pages on a website, as well as to identify returning visitors.
    11. We’ve created cookies
      1. We only use temporary cookies, but if you want your password to be kept when you log in, a permanent cookie will be used (your passwords are not stored in a cookie at any time and are fully encrypted within our database)
      2. The names of the cookies we use on our website, as well as the purposes for which they are utilized, are as follows:
        1. the initials (your first name)
        2. the surname (your last name)
        3. identifier (your unique service identifier)
        4. proprietor of the website (the unique user code of the website owner)
        5. userlevel (your service level)
        6. user’s proficiency (your service level)
        7. the user ID (your service username)
      3. Google Analytics employs cookies.
        1. We use Google Analytics to monitor how our website is being used.
        2. Cookies are used by our analytics service provider to produce statistical and other information about website usage.
        3. Our website employs analytics cookies with the following names: [_ga, _gat, __utma, __utmt, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz, and __utmv], however these names are subject to change without our knowledge.
        4. The information gathered on our website is utilized to generate use reports.
        5. Our analytics service provider’s privacy policy may be found at [http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/].
      4. Cookies from third-party sources
        1. Our website may use third-party cookies from time to time in order to provide our services.
        2. Cookies are being disabled.
        3. Most browsers allow you to refuse cookies; for example, in Internet Explorer 11, you can block cookies by going to “Tools,” “Internet Options,” “Privacy,” and then “Advanced”; in Firefox 47, go to “Tools,” “Options,” “Privacy,” select “Use custom settings for history” from the drop-down menu, and untick “Accept cookies from sites.”
        4. You may ban all cookies in Chrome by navigating to the “Customise and control” menu, selecting “Options,” “Show advanced settings,” and “Content settings,” and then selecting “Disable sites from setting any data” under the “Cookies” header (version 52) If all cookies are banned, the usefulness of many websites will deteriorate.
        5. If you block cookies, you will be unable to enjoy all of the services on our website and acknowledge that some features may not function properly in accordance with our terms of service.
        6. Cookies are being discarded.
        7. Cookies that have already been stored to your computer can be deleted; for example, in Internet Explorer 11, you must manually remove cookie files (instructions are available at http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11).
        8. To delete cookies in Firefox (version 47), go to “Tools,” “Options,” and “Privacy,” then pick “Use custom settings for history” from the drop-down menu, click “Show Cookies,” and then click “Remove All Cookies.” Go to the “Customise and control” menu in Chrome (version 52), then click “Settings,” “Show advanced settings,” and “Clear browsing data,” and then pick “Cookies and other site and plug-in data.”
        9. preventing computers using your IP address from visiting our website; removing cookies would render many websites inoperable.
        10. Cookie options On our website, you may change your cookie settings.

We hope you were able to familiarize yourself with our privacy policy. This is very important. And if you don’t believe us, here are nine reasons why every site should have a privacy policy.