Personal Data and Other
We may collect personal data from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, register on the site, subscribe to the newsletter, respond to a survey, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, phone number, employer name, or other personal data. Users may, however, visit our Site anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.
Subject to prior consent for that purpose, Users’ personal data may be updated by Connect Enterprises pursuant to the respective Users’ data available in publicly accessible sources. Collection and use of relevant data shall in any event be made in accordance with the particular rules concerning and governing those sources.
Non-personal identification information
We may collect other information about Users, namely non-personal data, whenever Users interact with our Site. Non-personal data may include the browser name, the type of computer, access times, referring website addresses and technical information about Users’ means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.
Web browser cookies
Our Site may use “cookies” to enhance Users’ experience, as well as to assess the usefulness, interest and number of accesses to the Site, allowing for a more efficient browsing. Users’ web browsers place cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. All web browsers may be configured to accept, refuse or delete Cookies, as well as to alert Users when cookies are being sent. Please note, however, that if a User does not accept Cookies, some parts of the Site may not function properly. To know more about Cookies, Users are encouraged to visit the website www.allaboutcookies.org or similar sources of information.
How we use collected information
Connect Enterprises may collect and use Users’ personal information for the following purposes:
- To improve customer service: Information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.
- To personalize user experience: We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our Site.
- To improve our Site: We may use feedback you provide to improve our products and services.
- To run a promotion, contest, survey or other Site feature: To send Users information they agreed to receive or interact with them, regarding topics we think will be of interest to them.
- To send periodic emails: We may use the email address to respond to their inquiries, questions, and/or other requests. If a User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or User may contact us via our Site.
How we protect your data
We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorised access, involuntary loss, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal data, such as username, password, transaction information and data stored in our Site.
Please be advised, however, that while we strive to protect User information and privacy, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you disclose or transmit to us online and there is a risk that such information may be circulated on the internet without security measures and may be in peril of being seen and used by unauthorised third parties. In this event, Connect Enterprises is not responsible for the theft, destruction, or inadvertent disclosure of your personal data. In the unfortunate event that your “personal data” (as the term or similar terms are defined by any applicable law requiring notice upon a security breach) is compromised, we may notify you by email (at our sole and absolute discretion) to the last email address you have provided us in the most expedient time reasonable under the circumstances; provided, however, delays in notification may occur while we take necessary measures to determine the scope of the breach and restore reasonable integrity to the system.
Sharing your personal data and other
We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal data to any third parties without your express consent. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal data regarding visitors and Users of the Site with our business partners, trusted affiliates, advertisers and related entities for the purposes outlined above.
Accessing and updating personal data, as well as other information
We will provide you with the means to ensure that your personal data is correct and current.
You may, in accordance with applicable data protection legal provisions, request the access, rectification, erasure or blocking of your personal data, as well as oppose to treatment thereof, and Connect Enterprises shall endeavour to do so, without excessive costs and as promptly as practical, unless Connect Enterprises is required to keep such data pursuant to applicable legal provisions.
Please note that a reasonable period of time may be required to amend, delete or remove the mentioned data from the Site and/or our backup systems.
As permitted under applicable legal provisions, Users may, at any time and within reasonable criteria, request additional information concerning data collection, storage and processing practices, as well as regarding the purposes of the data collection.
For the purposes of the preceding, you may contact us at the contacts provided below.
Third party websites
Users may find advertising or other content on our Site that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that website's own terms and policies.
Your acceptance of these terms
By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy and Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.