By “Collected Information” we mean information collected by cookies, information collected by Clients that is provided to us or collected by us as Client Data, Registration Information, Payment Information, Account Activities Information, Statistical Information, Marketing Information, Disclosed Personal Information and any information we may collect from you, from our affiliates, or from other parties or through any other means.
You can determine if and how a cookie will be accepted by configuring your browser, which is installed in the computer you are using to access the Site. If you desire, you can change those configurations in your browser to accept all cookies, to be notified when a cookie is sent, or to reject all cookies. If you reject all cookies you may be required to re-enter your information on our Site more often and certain features of our Site may be unavailable. Examples of Cookies we may use:
Any information that you voluntarily choose to include in a Public Area of the Service, will be available to any Visitor or User who has access to that content.
Disclosure to Service Providers
We may provide your Collected Information to our affiliates and service providers under contract (such as customer care) to support the operation of the Site and Service. We work with third party service providers who provide website, application development, hosting, maintenance, and other services for us. These third parties may have access to, or process Personal Data or Client Data as part of providing those services for us. We limit the information provided to these service providers to that which is reasonably necessary for them to perform their functions, and our contracts with them require them to maintain the confidentiality of such information.
Disclosure for Law Enforcement
Under certain circumstances, Right Your Own Story may be required to disclose or make public Collected Information, including your Personal Data. For example, we may disclose Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
Retention of Data
Removing Personal Data
If you wish to be informed what Personal Data we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us. If you are not a Client or User it is extremely unlikely that we would have your Personal Data.
Other Data Subject Rights
In certain circumstances, you have the right:
How We Use Collected Information
Right Your Own Story, may use the Collected Information for various purposes:
General: We use your Collected Information to improve our marketing and promotional efforts, to statistically analyse site usage, to improve our content and product offerings and to customise our Site’s content, layout and Service specifically for you. We may use your Collected Information to provide technical support to Clients or other services to Clients, including but not limited to investigating problems, resolving disputes and enforcing agreements with us.
We do not otherwise sell, rent, trade or exchange any Personal Data of our Clients, Users or Visitors
We may use your Registration Information to provide services that you request or to contact you regarding additional services about which Right Your Own Story determines that you might be interested in. Specifically, we may use your email address, mailing address, phone number, mobile number or fax number to contact you regarding notices, surveys, product alerts, new service or product offerings and communications relevant to your use of our Site. We may generate reports and analysis based on the Registration Information for internal analysis, monitoring and marketing decisions.
Right Your Own Story will share your Payment Information with banks or vendors relevant to the transaction in order to enable transactions to be completed. In addition, Right Your Own Story may use Payment Information to determine your credit-worthiness and, in the process of such determination, Right Your Own Story may make such Payment Information available to banks or credit agencies. While Right Your Own Story has in place up-to-date technology and internal procedures to guard your Payment Information against intruders, there is no guarantee that such technology or procedure can eliminate all of the risks of theft, loss or misuse. Right Your Own Story shall not be liable to you or any other person for any damages that might result from unauthorized use, publication, disclosure or any other misuse of Payment Information, including credit card information.
We use Statistical Information to help diagnose problems with and maintain our computer servers, to manage our Site, and to enhance our Site and services based on the usage pattern data we receive. We may generate reports and analysis based on the Statistical Information for internal analysis, monitoring and marketing decisions. We may provide Statistical Information to third parties, but when we do so, we do not provide personally identifying information without your permission.
Disclosed Personal Information
We facilitate electronic commerce between businesses and our services should not be used by individual consumers or for personal use. Should Personal Information be disclosed for business purposes in the course of using our Site and services, such Personal Information may be used to provide value-added services to our members to facilitate including without limitation marketing initiatives and contacts. Uses of any Personal Information by any of our members are subject to privacy laws in the respective jurisdictions of our members. Each of our members is solely responsible for observing applicable laws and regulations in its respective jurisdictions to ensure that all use of the Site and Services are in compliance with the same. Each of our members is expressly prohibited from using any Personal Information for illegal activities including without limitation to spamming.
How is my information stored?
Your personal information is stored on our secure, password protected network, it can only be accessed by staff who have a legitimate business need. Some information will be held on third-party databases and we are confident that this information is secure. Please look at their individual Privacy Policies. We endeavour to keep our systems as secure as possible, however, no company or system can guarantee complete security as this can be affected by unknown, outside factors.
Last Updated: December 2021