Privacy policy

CryptoGlobe understands that your privacy is important to you and that you care about how your information is used and shared online. We respect and value the privacy of everyone who visits our website and will only collect and use information in ways that are useful to you and in a manner consistent with your rights and our obligations under the law.

This Policy applies to our use of any and all data collected by us in relation to your use of our website. Please read this Privacy Policy carefully and ensure that you understand it. If you do not accept and agree with this Privacy Policy, you must stop using our website immediately.

1. What Does This Policy Cover?

This Privacy Policy applies only to your use of our website. It does not extend to any websites that are linked to from our website (whether we provide those links or whether they are shared by other users). We have no control over how your data is collected, stored or used by other websites and we advise you to check the privacy policies of any such websites before providing any data to them.

2. How Do We Collect Data?

Some data will be collected automatically by our website (for further details, please see section 8 on our Use of Cookies), other data will only be collected if you voluntarily submit it, for example, when signing up for an account.

3. What Data Do We Collect?

Depending upon your use of our website, we may collect some or all of the following data:

3.1 We gather information that relates to, and can identify you (e.g. your name and email address) and information that does not identify you (e.g. a visitor’s behaviour patterns when they visit our website).

3.2 We collect information that does not identify you in order to evaluate our site performance/usability, ensure that our site and services run properly.

3.3 We might also collect IP addresses through the placement of cookies which means your numerical address is automatically collected when you access the website and is placed in our Internet access logs.

4. How Do We Use Your Data?

4.1 All personal data is stored securely in accordance with the principles of the Data Protection Act 1998. For more details on security see section 6, below.

4.2 We use your data to provide the best possible services to you. This includes:

a) Providing and managing your account;

b) Providing and managing your access to our website;

c) Personalising and tailoring your experience on our website;

d) Responding to communications from you;

e) If you have subscribed to any of our services, we will use the information you provide to keep you updated on those services unless you have told us otherwise;

f) We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided;

g) From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.

5. Disclosing Your Information

We will not sell or otherwise share your personal information with third parties without your consent except in the case of our data service providers (who are used for example to manage your subscription).

6. How do you decide how you want to hear from us?

6.1 We always explain why and how we might contact you at the point you give your information to us. We also provide the means for you to grant or withhold your permission for us to contact you. We do this by using opt out or opt-in tick boxes. If the boxes aren’t there, it’s because we will not use your information for any other purpose than that for which you give it (e.g. to administer a subscription).

6.2 You may modify your preferences or get further information by emailing us at: contact [@] cryptoglobe.com and your wishes will be honoured.

7. Your Right to Withhold Information

7.1 You may access our website without providing any data at all. However, to use all features and functions available on our website, you may be required to submit or allow for the collection of certain data.

7.2 You may restrict your internet browser’s use of cookies.

8. What Cookies Do We Use and What For?

For the purposes of these terms:

8.1 “Cookie” means a small text file placed on your computer or device by our website when you visit certain parts of our website and/or when you use certain features of our website.

8.2 We use the following types of cookies:
a) Analytics cookies that anonymously remember your computer or mobile device when you visit our website. They keep track of browsing patterns and build up a profile of how our readers use the website. We might use that information to target advertisements to you on our and other websites.
b) Service cookies that help us to make our website work as efficiently as possible; remember your registration and login details and remember your settings preferences.

8.3 Most browsers allow you to turn off cookies. However, switching off cookies may restrict your use of the website and/or delay or affect the way in which the website operates.

9. Managing Cookie Preferences

Most browsers allow you to turn off cookies. To do this look at the “help” menu on your browser. Switching off cookies may restrict your use of the website and/or delay or affect the way in which it operates.

10. Security

10.1 The password you provide when registering with the website is encrypted to ensure protection against unauthorised access of your personal information.
10.2 We invest in high-quality security and do our utmost to protect user privacy. No data transmission over the Internet can be entirely secure, and therefore we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information and/or use of the website. Any information that you send is at your own risk and may be read by others. However, once we have received your personal information we use strict procedures both ourselves and with our suppliers to protect the security of your personal information.

11. Changes to Our Privacy Policy

We may change this Privacy Policy as we may deem necessary from time to time, or as may be required by law. Any changes will be immediately posted on our website and you will be deemed to have accepted the terms of the Privacy Policy on your first use of our website following the alterations. We recommend that you check this page regularly to keep up-to-date.