Data Protection Policy
Thank you for visiting our website. Your privacy protection is of utmost importance to us. The Data Protection Policy refers to our commitment to treat information of all interested parties with the utmost care and confidentiality. This policy refers to all parties who provide any amount of information to us.
Collection, Processing & Use of Personal Data
Our websites can be visited without being forced to divulge any personal data. We do not store any personal information in this regard. Only data used to access the website that has no personal relation is used, such as:
- name of the internet provider
- the page used to visit our website
- the name of the requested data file
This data is solely used to improve our services and does not allow any interference of your personal details.
We evaluate, save and process your data in accordance with the ordering process in regard to the good (s) purchased and any possible or potential transactions as well as for advertising purposes. This may include your name, email address, residential address, telephone number and all other relevant data that was provided when creating a customer account or completed order.
Personal data is collected when voluntarily notifying us as part of your order, creating a customer account or subscribing to our newsletter. When creating a customer account, your email address is used solely in regard to promotional purposes until the subscription has been cancelled by the customer. A customer account and/or newsletter subscription can be cancelled at any time.
Your details are only forwarded to third parties as far as legally permissible and for the purpose of concluding contracts, billing, marketing purposes or with your explicit consent. Within the framework of the ordering process, our service providers (e.g. carriers, banks) receive the necessary data to complete the ordering process. The data may only be used by our service providers for the sole purpose of fulfilling their task.
Right to Personal Data Access
You hold the right to access your stored data as well as the rectification, blocking or deletion thereof. Furthermore, you hold the right to obtain information about the reasons for an unfavourable creditworthiness-related decision, notification of the compiled i.e. stored probability values, the conclusion of the contract and the used data thereof.
For further information, please contact us via email, letter or fax. Our contact details can be found here.
If you have subscribed to our newsletter your e-mail address will be used for advertising purposes, until you unsubscribe from the newsletter. You can unsubscribe anytime without further costs apart from transmission costs according to the basic tariffs charged by the provider.
Cookies are small text files which are downloaded to your computer, tablet or mobile phone when you visit a website or application. The website or application may retrieve these cookies from your web browser each time you visit, so they can recognise you, remember your preferences and provide you with a more secure online experience. Generally, cookies are very useful and are a common method used by almost every website you visit because they help to make your online experience as smooth as possible. Cookies generally do not store any information to identify an individual person but are instead used to identify a browser on an individual machine. If you prefer, you can restrict, block or delete cookies by changing your browser settings but that may mean that the website won't work properly.
- Session Cookies
Session cookies are erased once the user closes the Web browser.
- Persistent Cookies
A persistent cookie expires at a specific date or after a specific length of time. It is automatically recognised that the user has previously visited our website as well as which entries and settings the user prefers.
If you prefer, you can restrict, block or delete cookies by changing your browser settings.
Google website statistics & Google Adwords
This website uses Google Analytics, an online analysis service that uses Googe Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called cookies, i.e. text files, that are saved on your computer and that enable us to analyse the use of the website. The information generated by cookies about your use of the website (incl. your IP address) is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and saved there. Google will use this information to analyse the use of the website, to make reports about the advertising activities and for website providers to provide them with further services related to the use of the website and of the internet.
If necessary Google will pass on this information to third parties, as long as this is according to the law. At no rate Google will link your IP address to any other data of Google. You can prevent the installation of cookies by setting the preferences in your browser; however, we would like to point out that in this case not all features of our website can be used to full extent. By using this website you agree to the processing of your data by Google in the way and for the purpose mentioned above.
You can disagree with the acquisition and saving of data by Google Analytics anytime effective as of the moment you do so. You can disagree with the acquisition and saving of data by Google Analytics anytime by downloading and installing a browser add-on to deactivate Google Analytics. You can find the deactivation add-on here: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
Your payment data will be encrypted during the order process. We secure our website and other systems by means of technical and organisational measures against the loss, destruction, access, modification and dissemination of your data by unauthorized persons. You should always keep your access information confidential and close the browser window when you have finished communicating with us, especially if you share the computer with others.
We store the wording of a contract, sending you the order data and our Terms and Conditions via email. You can also read up on our Terms and Conditions here. All previous order can be viewed within your customer account.
Partners for data protection
For any questions concerning the acquisition, processing or use of your personal details, for information, corrections, blocking or deletion of data or for cancellation of agreements please contact:
Credit screening and scoring
If you have agreed and if necessary, we reserve the right to have a credit screening made based on mathematical-statistical procedures with BZA AG, Bürenstrasse, 8558 Raperswilen. For this purpose, we transmit the personal data needed for the credit screening to the BZA AG and use the information we obtain about the statistical probability of a shortfall in payment for a balanced decision concerning the reason, processing and end of the contractual relationship. You can revoke your agreement anytime which will be effective for the future. This can result in our not being able to offer you certain payment options any longer.
Revocation of consent
Unless otherwise stated you have given the following consent. Please note that you can revoke your consent anytime effective for the future.
Permission for e-mail advertising
I would like to receive interesting offers per e-mail. My e-mail address is not passed on to other companies, with the exception of Echte Bewertungen (www.echte-bewertungen.com). I can revoke this consent to save and use my e-mail address for advertising purposes anytime effective for the future.
Permission for credit screening
I agree that for the purpose of credit screening information on your credit-worthiness based on mathematical-statistical procedures by the BZA AG, Bürenstrasse 3, 8558 Raperswilen can be collected. I can revoke my consent anytime effective for the future. Details about the BZA can be found on www.bza-online.com
Use of Facebook Social Plugins
This website uses Facebook (operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA ) social plugins. The plugins are marked with a Facebook logo, the "Facebook Social Plugin" add on or "Facebook Social Plugin". An overview of the Facebook plugins and how they appear can be found here: https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins
When you visit one of our pages that displays such a plugin, your browser connects directly to the Facebook servers. The content of the plugin is transmitted directly from Facebook to your browser and integrated into the website.
By integrating plugins, Facebook is given the information that your browser has accessed, the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have a Facebook account or are not logged into your Facebook account. This information (including your IP address) is transmitted directly from your browser to a Facebook server in the United States and stored there.
If you are logged into Facebook, Facebook can directly associate our website visit with your Facebook account. If you interact with the plugins, for example, press the "Like" button or write a comment, the corresponding information is also sent directly to a Facebook server and stored there. The information is published on Facebook and displayed to your Facebook friends.
Facebook can use this information for the purpose of advertising, market research and the design of Facebook pages. Facebook creates usage, interest and relationship profiles, e.g. to evaluate your use of our website with regard to the advertisements shown on Facebook, to inform other Facebook users of your activities on our website and to provide further services associated with the use of Facebook.
If you do not want Facebook to assign the data collected through our website to your Facebook account, you must log out of Facebook before you visit our website.