What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our blog, website or app?
When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, phone number or other details to help you with your experience.
When do we collect information?
We collect information from you when you fill out a form or enter information on our site.
How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
â¢ To follow up with them after correspondence (live chat, email or phone inquiries)
How do we protect your information?
We do not use vulnerability scanning and/or scanning to PCI standards.
We only provide articles and information. We never ask for credit card numbers.
We do not use Malware Scanning.
We use an SSL certificate but We do not need an SSL because:
We do not store any email addresses, names or phone numbers for advertising purposes. Your details are only used to reply to any queries made on the site.
Do we use ‘cookies’?
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since the browser is a little different, look at your browser’s Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
If you turn cookies off, Some of the features that make your site experience more efficient may not function properly. that make your site experience more efficient and may not function properly.
Here is a list of cookies that we use. Weâve listed them here so you can choose if you want to opt-out of cookies or not.
PHPSESSID, sessional, Allows website to store information about your session (referrer, landing page, etc).
TawkConnectionTime Persistent for 30 minutes from the last visit, Used by our website providerâs internal stats tracker to record the number of visits
_ Tawk_5ad3299cd461fa66fa48f291 expires 10 years, Allows Â website to store information about your session (referrer, landing page, etc)
gdpr[allowed_cookies] persistent for 1 year, Specifies the aloud cookies on the website.
gdpr[consent_types], persistent for 1 year, Specifies the consent types on the website.
__cfduid,Â persistent for 1 year, stores session information.
__tawkuuid,Â persistent for 1 year, stores session information.
_ga,Â persistent for 1 year, stores session information.
_gid,Â persistent for 1 year, stores session information.
mp_a36067b00a263cce0299cfd960e26ecf_mixpanel,Â persistent for 1 year, stores session information.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information.
We do not include or offer third-party products or services on our website.
If you use our 2Connect Data Services Ltd pricing tool we will request pricing from a number of wholesale connectivity suppliers, using the postcode(s) and/or phone numbers that you have requested a quote for.
If you provide us with an email address, we may arrange for a hash of it to be submitted to one or more of our advertising suppliers, so we can direct advertising to you via their platforms. Advertising suppliers may include Google, Twitter, Facebook and/or LinkedIn/Microsoft – all of which give you the option to opt out of such tailored/custom audiences. You can also contact us to request that you not be included.
2Connect Data Services Ltd has implemented security policies and technical measures to protect personal information under our control from:
Improper use or disclosure
Unlawful destruction or accidental loss
Although we do not knowingly collect personal data from children, we do comply with the Children’s online Privacy Protection Act 1988 and all other applicable laws. 2Connect Data Services Ltd recommends that children ask a parent or guardian for permission before sending personal information to 2Connect Data Services Ltd or any other person or website.
If your personal information changes or if you no longer wish to receive our service, please let us know and we will erase, rectify, complete or amend your details. This can be done by emailing us at [email protected]
Google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by Google’s Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en
We use Google AdSense Advertising on our website.
We have implemented the following:
â¢ Remarketing with Google AdSense
â¢ Google Display Network Impression Reporting
â¢ Demographics and Interests Reporting
We, along with third-party vendors such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.
Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt-Out page or by using the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser add-on.
California Online Privacy Protection Act
According to CalOPPA, we agree to the following:
Users can visit our site anonymously.
Can change your personal information:
â¢ By emailing us
How does our site handle Do Not Track signals?
We honor Do Not Track signals and Do Not Track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.
Does our site allow third-party behavioral tracking?
It’s also important to note that we do not allow third-party behavioral tracking
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under the age of 13 years old, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, United States’ consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children’s privacy and safety online.
We do not specifically market to children under the age of 13 years old.
Do we let third-parties, including ad networks or plug-ins, collect PII from children under 13?
Fair Information Practices
The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.
In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:
We will notify the users via in-site notification
within two months of the breach being found
We also agree to the Individual Redress Principle which requires that individuals have the right to legally pursue enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or government agencies to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.
CAN SPAM Act
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.
We collect your email address in order to:
â¢ Send information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions
â¢ Process orders and to send information and updates pertaining to orders.
â¢ Send you additional information related to your product and/or service
To be in accordance with CANSPAM, we agree to the following:
â¢ Not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses.
â¢ Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way.
â¢ Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters.
â¢ Monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.
â¢ Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly.
â¢ Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email.
Terms and Conditions
These Website Standard Terms and Conditions written on this webpage shall manage your use of this website. These Terms will be applied fully and effectively to your use of this Website. By using this Website, you agreed to accept all terms and conditions written in here. You must not use this Website if you disagree with any of these Website Standard Terms and Conditions.
Intellectual Property Rights
Other than the content you own, under these Terms, 2Connect Data Services Ltd and/or its licensors own all the intellectual property rights and materials contained in this Website.
You are granted a limited license only for purposes of viewing the material contained on this Website.
You are specifically restricted from all of the following
publishing any Website material in any other media;
selling, sublicensing and/or otherwise commercializing any Website material;
publicly performing and/or showing any Website material;
using this Website in any way that is or may be damaging to this Website;
using this Website in any way that impacts user access to this Website;
using this Website contrary to applicable laws and regulations, or in any way may cause harm to the Website, or to any person or business entity;
engaging in any data mining, data harvesting, data extracting or any other similar activity in relation to this Website;
using this Website to engage in any advertising or marketing.
Certain areas of this Website are restricted from being access by you and 2Connect Data Services Ltd may further restrict access by you to any areas of this Website, at any time, in absolute discretion. Any user ID and password you may have on this Website are confidential and you must maintain confidentiality as well.
In these Website Standard Terms and Conditions, âYour Contentâ shall mean any audio, video text, images or other material you choose to display on this Website. By displaying Your Content, you grant 2Connect Data Services Ltd a non-exclusive, worldwide irrevocable, sub-licensable license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute it in any and all media.
Your Content must be your own and must not be invading any third-partyâs rights. 2Connect Data Services Ltd reserves the right to remove any of Your Content from this Website at any time without notice.
This Website is provided âas is,â with all faults, and 2Connect Data Services Ltd express no representations or warranties, of any kind related to this Website or the materials contained on this Website. Also, nothing contained on this Website shall be interpreted as advising you.
Limitation of liability
In no event shall 2Connect Data Services Ltd, nor any of its officers, directors, and employees, shall be held liable for anything arising out of or in any way connected with your use of this Website whether such liability is under contract. 2Connect Data Services Ltd, including its officers, directors, and employees shall not be held liable for any indirect, consequential or special liability arising out of or in any way related to your use of this Website.
You hereby indemnify to the fullest extent 2Connect Data Services Ltd from and against any and/or all liabilities, costs, demands, causes of action, damages, and expenses arising in any way related to your breach of any of the provisions of these Terms.
If any provision of these Terms is found to be invalid under any applicable law, such provisions shall be deleted without affecting the remaining provisions herein.
Variation of Terms
2Connect Data Services Ltd is permitted to revise these Terms at any time as it sees fit, and by using this Website you are expected to review these Terms on a regular basis.
2Connect Data Services Ltd is allowed to assign, transfer, and subcontract its rights and/or obligations under these Terms without any notification. However, you are not allowed to assign, transfer, or subcontract any of your rights and/or obligations under these Terms.
These Terms constitute the entire agreement between 2Connect Data Services Ltd and you in relation to your use of this Website and supersede all prior agreements and understandings.
Governing Law & Jurisdiction
These Terms will be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the United Kingdom, and you submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the county and federal courts located in the United Kingdom for the resolution of any disputes.