What we collect
We may collect the following information:
– name or pen-name
– contact information including email address
– demographic information such as geo-locations, preferences and interests other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons: Internal record keeping, products or services reviews authentication and verification, as well as scam incidents investigations . We may use the information to improve our products and services. 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. 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 when availble). We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure,we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
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Note regarding Google Analytics Advertising Features
To better understand who our users are we enabled “Demographics and Interest Reports” – the part of Google Analytics Advertising Features. Google Analytics does not collect any Personally Identifiable Information including (but not limited to) names, email addresses or billing information.
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Links to other websites
Our website contains links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other websites. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information by not filling any forms on this website. If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by contacting us using contact us form at the bottom of the site pages with the request to modify or delete your personal information previously submitted to DisputeZone.org.
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Details of Personal Information
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen. You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please send us a message using contact us form at the bottom of the site pages. If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please contact us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.
Exceptions to the Above Policy
In order to defend the integrity of the DisputeZone.org forums and reviews, we reserve the right reveal the location information and IP of any site users who engage in the following activities: Violating site rules by promoting products or services in the forums outside of areas that explicitly permit commercial postings (SPAM), company representatives posting as if they are customers, company representatives providing potentially misleading location information, users found to be controlling multiple forums account without prior authorization from DisputeZone.org management.
Per DisputeZone.org policy, any legal threats made against the Dispute Zone by any means may be published in part or in whole. We reserve the right to edit these, and may include the name, IP, location, and other contact information of the person making the threat. We are always willing to discuss how to deal with any incorrect information that may get posted on our site. Please use the “Contact Us” link and open a civilized dialog with us instead of making threats.