What information do we collect?
We collect the following data that you provide to us via a form or e-mail: name, telephone number, e-mail address and address.
Data that you provide through communication between Pricesearch and you (we may send you service-related emails).
In addition, by using our website, you agree that we collect the following data.
Log file information
We collect information that your browser sends when you visit our Website. This log file may contain information such as your IP address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Website you visit, the time and date of your visit, your location information if you share it, the time you spend on these pages and other statistics .
We do not collect your IP address by default. We can therefore not see your IP address, even if you have that option turned on. You can easily change this in your browser settings. We cannot identify you as a person. We will not compare the non-identifiable data with other data available to us to establish your identity.
When you visit our website for the first time, we will ask you to allow cookies. You can refuse this. If you refuse this, this may have consequences for the functionality of the website.
Other services (see below) that we use collect data about the behavior of visitors to our website. This information cannot be linked to a person and only gives us insight into the quality of our website and our services. We use this information to optimize our website and services.
Google Analytics: analyzes your visit to our website and provides statistical information that is in no way identifiable.
Hotjar: analyzes your visit to our website and provides statistical information that is in no way identifiable.
Facebook Business Account: when you visit our website we link a pixel to your profile. This pixel can collect data in accordance with Facebook’s privacy, cookie and user policies. This data is collected by Facebook and is not transparent to us, but can be used for example for offering advertisements. For more information you can consult the Facebook policy policies via your Facebook profile under Settings.
MailChimp: the moment you leave your name and e-mail address on the website and sign up for the Pricesearch newsletter, this information is also shared with MailChimp to send the newsletter to you.
Why do we collect this data?
We may collect this data in accordance with Article 6 paragraph 1 under f, recital 47, last sentence of the GDPR. For the collection and processing of this data, we do not need to request permission in accordance with the aforementioned AVG provisions, without prejudice to the requirements and other rules that apply.
If you have an agreement with us, we may also collect data on the basis of article 6, paragraph 1, sub b of the GMS. For the collection and processing of this data, we do not need to request permission in accordance with the aforementioned AVG provisions, without prejudice to the requirements and other rules that apply.
How do we use this information?
We use all information we collect to support and improve our Website by:
- improving and testing the effectiveness of the website and services;
- map the statistics, such as the total number of visitors and traffic on the website;
- solve or diagnose technical problems;
- test or develop new products and functions.
Communication We may use your information to contact you with newsletters or marketing and promotional purposes that may be of interest to you. You can unsubscribe from this communication by clicking Unsubscribe.
How is this information shared?
We will not rent or sell your (personal) data to third parties. We may, however, share non-identifiable information with third parties, in view of our legitimate interest, to the extent that this is not in conflict with the AVG, in order to be able to use the services of these third parties, without prejudice to the responsibility of these third parties and our to handle this data responsibly. We may also share (personal) data that is available to us because of an order issued by a competent government agency, or in the case of another legal provision.
We are not responsible for data that is stolen / copied by third parties without our permission, by an infringement or legal violation or crime, or on the other hand, without prejudice to our responsibility to take adequate measures to prevent this.
Information or content that you voluntarily disclose through our website, for example user content, will become accessible to the public. Once you have published information, it can be shared with others. All user content that you make public is discoverable by others, with the possible exception of your profile, depending on your privacy settings. Once you delete user content after you have revealed it, copies may remain visible via the website’s cache or archive. If other users or third parties have copies of your user content, this will also remain available.
Change of control
Legal request and prevention of damage
On the basis of a legal request, we are entitled to grant access to information that is available to us and to store and / or share it (such as a search warrant, a court order or a writ of summons). We are also entitled to store and / or share your information when we believe it is necessary for detecting, preventing and reporting fraud or other illegal activities and to protect us, you and others. Information that we receive about you may be opened, edited and stored for a longer period of time when this is necessary due to a legal request or legal obligation, an investigation into our terms and conditions, policies or to prevent other damage.
Security and safety
Pricesearch has taken appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect your data against loss or against any form of unlawful processing. We use security measures to ensure that information is secured via the Website. However, Pricesearch cannot guarantee that the information on the Website will not be opened, disclosed, changed or destroyed. You are responsible at all times for managing e-mails between you and Pricesearch. We are not responsible for the functionality, privacy or security measures of any other organization.
The use of the website and the information that is exchanged, collected and analyzed there is encrypted with an SSL certificate. You can recognize this by the lock and the green letters in the URL bar.
Collected data and statistics can be transferred and maintained by the aforementioned third parties on computers and / or servers located outside the Netherlands and where data protection laws may differ. This is about non-identifiable information.
In accordance with the law, Pricesearch does not store personal data for longer than is necessary for the realization of the purposes for which it is collected or processed, without prejudice to our responsibility for and obligations to conduct proper administration and data policy.
Right to view, change, objection and oblivion
If you want to access your data or if you want to change or delete your data if it is incorrect, irrelevant or incomplete, for example, you can request this by sending an email to email@example.com or sending a letter to Pricesearch, Spangesekade 161, 3026 GW in Rotterdam.
Third-party applications, websites and services
Our website does not specifically and consciously request information from persons under the age of 16 (“Children”). If we discover that we have collected personal data from Children without the consent of their parent (s) or guardian, we will take steps to remove this data from our servers. If you suspect that your child has provided us with personal information without your permission, you can contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org, or via a letter addressed to Pricesearch, Spangesekade 161, 3026 GW in Rotterdam.
Information from abroad
Legislation abroad may differ from the Dutch legislation on data. The AVG, which applies throughout the European Union, is not specific about all privacy-related matters. Legislation and case law may differ per country, for example with regard to who is a minor. Dutch legislation applies to the use of our website and our services. The testing of the collection and processing of data will also always be based on Dutch law.