What personal data we collect and why we collect it
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Who we share your data with
At no single instance do we sell, trade, or transfer your Personally Identifiable Information (PII) to third parties without your consent. However, our affiliates may gain access to your personal data to help us maintain and provide better services, and manage our customer relationships.
Given that we offer third-party products on our website, our linked partners may access your personal data with your consent. These linked websites have separate and independent privacy policies hence, we have no liability for the content and activities of the said sites.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This helps us 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.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Your contact information
We may collect your contact information, including your residential address, work address, email address, billing address, postal address and phone numbers in order to respond to your queries or requests promptly, facilitate the requested services and maintain correspondence with you.
If you have an account with us, we may collect additional information, including your username and email address to verify your account.
We may also collect other information that you voluntarily provide to us via surveys or comments, which may help us understand your needs better. Such additional information may include your gender, product preferences and budget range e.t.c.
Such other information may include data that we collect for your activity on our website such as IP addresses, language, date and time, browser type, device type, exit pages, URLs and amount of time spent on particular pages.
How we protect your data
We use industry-standard technical, physical and managerial security mechanisms to protect the integrity of your personal data. Only authorized personnel can access your data, and such people are subject to a duty of confidentiality.
What data breach procedures we have in place A data breach is a breach of security causing accidental or unlawful alteration, destruction, loss, unauthorized disclosure of or access to personal data.
We protect personal data using SSL/HTTPS, and all our databases are sanitized. In case of a data breach occur, our system administrators will analyze the affected account and reset passwords accordingly, after notifying the user. We will notify you through email within 72 hours after we receive a security notice of a possible breach, and provide the necessary recommendations.
What third parties we receive data from
We do not receive any data about our visitors from third parties. However, it is impossible for other third parties with whom we have no prior contact to send data about our clients to our website. This may include general information such as your name and contact details.
What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data
When you opt for a product available on our website, we shall use your activity/user data to decide on the type of content you can access based on what you opt in to. Users that subscribe to a particular product will receive information about the said products in our portfolio.
Industry regulatory disclosure requirements
We do not have any industry regulatory disclosures
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Information that may be used by us or third parties include:
● Browser settings
● Your device & operating system
● Cookie information
● Other identifiers assigned to the device
● IP address
● Device activity, including web pages and mobile apps, visited or used
● Geographic location of the device when it accesses a website or mobile
Purposes for storing information
● Access to information
● Ad selection and delivery
● Content selection and delivery