Your Privacy is crucial to us, and in line with best practice, we have put together this Policy for you to understand how we collect, use, communicate, disclose, and maintain the personal information of Users.
What personal data do we collect and the purpose of collecting the data?
We do gather personal identification information from our website Users in a variety of ways, which includes, but is not limited to, when Users visit our Site, make a purchase, register on the Site, drop a comment, and in connection with other activities, resources, features, or services we provide on our Site. Users may be requested to provide their name and email address. Users have the option to visit our Site anonymously without submitting their names, and we can only collect personal data from the Users if they willingly submit such information to us. Users have the right to withhold their data, and not provide it, but it might not allow them to engage in other Site related activities.
When uploading images or pictures to our website, kindly avoid uploading and posting images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS), because it can provide location details to anyone that has access to the website and can download and extract any location data from images uploaded on the Site.
If you make use of the contact form on our Site, you may be asked to save your name, email address, and website with site cookies. It is for your convenience and also prevents the refilling of your details over again when leaving another comment. The information collected by these cookies will last for a year and will be discarded.
Whenever you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies or not. This cookie holds no personal data and will be removed immediately; your browser is closed.
Whenever you log in to the Site, we will set up several cookies to save your login information and the device screen display choice. Login cookies last for two days, while the screen options cookies last for a year. In case you select “Remember Me,” on the website, your login details will be retained for two weeks, and they will be removed once you log out of your account or from the Site.
Whenever you edit or publish an article on our Site, an additional cookie will be saved on your browser, which does not include personal data but indicates the post ID of the article you just edited or published and it will expire after a day or two.
Embedded content from third-party websites
Articles and links on our Site might include embedded content (e.g., videos, images, articles, etc.). And embedded content and images from third-party websites behave in the same way as if the user is on their Site.
Third-party websites also collect data about visitors visiting their website using cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with their content and articles.
Web Browser Cookies
Who do we share your data with
We might use the data gathered from users when they enlist, surf the Site, react to a study, agree to accept our bulletin, showcase correspondence, make a buy, or by utilizing other third-party links on our Site in the following ways;
• To customize and improve your experience. And also enable us to convey the kind of substance and item contributions in which you are generally interested.
• To enhance our Site to serve you better.
• Updating the website regularly in line with your requests.
• To send out periodic emails to our Users regarding their inquiries, questions, or other requests.
How long do we retain your data?
All comments and their metadata are stored indefinitely to enable us to recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding the comments in a queue.
For our registered users on our website (if any), we also store their personal information, which they provide in their user profile during sign-up. All users have access to the site account to edit and delete their personal information at any time except for their username which they have created. The website administrators can also see and edit this information from the backend.
What are your rights over your data on our Site?
Any account holder and user of this Site can request to receive an exported file of their personal information in our possession, including any information which they have provided to us, and can also ask for the total deletion of their personal information in our custody excluding data and information that we are obliged to keep and maintained for administrative, legal, and security purposes in regards to the Law.
Where do we send your data?
Visitor comments will always be checked through an automated spam detection service and software
How we protect your data.
We use the most appropriate system for data collection, processing storage, practices, and security measures to secure against any unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction of user personal information, username, transaction data, login details, password, and data stored on our database.
What third parties do we receive or share data with?
We do not trade, sell, or transfer to third parties your Personally Identifiable Information. We might or may not share generic aggregated demographic data not connected to any personal data regarding website users with our business partners, trusted affiliates, and advertisers for periodic improvement and good quality service delivery.
Are there, third-party links?
Sometimes, using our discretion, we may like to include, give and sell products or services on our website from third parties or affiliates. And it should be noted that third-party blogs or sites have their privacy policies in place. In light of this, we, therefore, are not responsible for the content and activities of these sites. But, we will always protect the personal data of our Users on our website and welcome your feedback about those sites.
CCPA Privacy Rights (Do Not Sell My Personal Information)
Under the CCPA, among other rights, California consumers have the right to request that a business that collects a consumer’s data disclose the categories and specific pieces of personal data that a business has collected about consumers. Request that a business deletes any personal data about the consumer that a business has collected.
Request that a business that sells a consumer’s data, not sell the consumer’s data. If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us.
GDPR Data Protection Rights
We would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following:
The right to access – You have the right to request copies of your data. We may charge you a small fee for this service.
The right to rectification – You have the right to request that we correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request that we complete the information you believe is incomplete.
The right to erasure – You have the right to request that we erase your data, under certain conditions.
The right to restrict processing – You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your data, under certain conditions.
The right to object to processing – You have the right to object to our processing of your data, under certain conditions.
The right to data portability – You have the right to request that we transfer the data that we have collected to another organization, or directly to you, under certain conditions.
If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us.
Children (protection) Online Privacy.
For now, we do not want the distinctive market to children under the age of 13 years of age because we believe they cannot make informed decisions for themselves, and no part of our website is designed to attract anyone under 13 years.
What data breach procedure do we have in place?
We will duly notify you via email within seven business days and also inform all users and account holders through an in-site notification within seven business days whenever there is a data breach.
Unsubscribe from receiving our future email list.
Kindly follow the instructions at the bottom of the email sent to you from [email protected], and we will instantly remove you from the list.
Your acceptance of this Privacy.
By using our Site, you acknowledged and have given your acceptance of this Policy. If you are not in agreement with our Policy, please do not use or continue web interaction on the Site. Your continued usage of our Site following the publication of changes to this Policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.
If there are other questions/questions regarding this Policy, you can contact us using the information below.
Edited on 14-06-2021