When you visit our website, information about you is collected, which is used to customize and improve our content and to increase the value of the ads displayed on the site. If you do not wish for information to be collected, you should delete your cookies (see instructions) and refrain from further use of the website. Below, we have elaborated on the information collected, its purpose, and the third parties who have access to it.
The website uses “cookies,” which are text files stored on your computer, mobile device, or similar, with the purpose of recognizing it, remembering settings, performing statistics, and targeting ads. Cookies cannot contain harmful code such as viruses.
It is possible to delete or block cookies. See instructions: http://minecookies.org/cookiehandtering
If you delete or block cookies, ads may become less relevant to you and appear more frequently. You may also experience suboptimal functionality of the website and encounter content that you cannot access.
Personal information refers to any kind of information that can be attributed to you to some extent. When you use our website, we collect and process various types of such information. This happens, for example, through general access to content, if you sign up for our newsletter, participate in contests or surveys, register as a user or subscriber, use other services, or make purchases through the website.
We typically collect and process the following types of information: a unique ID and technical information about your computer, tablet, or mobile phone, your IP address, geographic location, and the pages you click on (interests). To the extent that you explicitly consent and enter the information yourself, we also process: name, phone number, email address, address, and payment details. This will typically occur in connection with creating a login or making a purchase.
We handle your personal information securely and confidentially in accordance with applicable laws, including the General Data Protection Regulation and the Data Protection Act. Your information will only be used for the purpose for which it was collected and will be deleted when this purpose has been fulfilled or is no longer relevant. We have taken technical and organizational measures to prevent your information from being accidentally or unlawfully deleted, disclosed, lost, impaired, or accessed by unauthorized persons, misused, or otherwise processed in violation of the law.
The information is used to identify you as a user and show you the ads that are most likely to be relevant to you, to record your purchases and payments, and to deliver the services you have requested, such as sending a newsletter. Additionally, we use the information to optimize our services and content.
The information is stored for the period permitted by law, and we delete it when it is no longer necessary. The period depends on the nature of the information and the purpose of storage. Therefore, it is not possible to specify a general timeframe for when information is deleted.
Disclosure of Information
Data about your use of the website, the ads you receive and possibly click on, geographic location, gender, and age segment, etc., are disclosed to third parties to the extent that this information is known. You can see which third parties are involved in the “Cookies” section above. The information is used for targeted advertising.
We also use a range of third parties for the storage and processing of data. These parties solely process information on our behalf and are not allowed to use it for their own purposes.
Disclosure of personal information such as name and email, etc., will only occur if you give your consent to it. We only use data processors in the EU or in countries that can provide adequate protection for your information.
Access and Complaints
You have the right to be informed of the personal