Privacy Policy

Effective as at 25.01.2017

Privacy Policy
This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their ‘Personally Identifiable Information’ is being used by whatsonvalencia.com, (the “Website”, the “Site) the services it provides and the company behind its production, Absolute Ent & Med Ltd (the “Company”, “We”, “Us’, ) .  Information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context. Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information in accordance with our products and services.

What personal information do we collect from the people that visit or use or products and services?
When ordering or registering on our site, or using our products, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, mailing address, phone number, Paypal email and or other details to help you with your experience.

 When do we collect information?
We collect information from you when you register on our site, place an order, purchase a product or service, subscribe to a newsletter, respond to a survey, fill out a form, Use Live Chat, Open a Support Ticket or enter information on our site or provide us with feedback on our products or services.

How do we use your information?
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 can be used in the following ways, to:

       personalize your experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
       allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
       administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.
       quickly process your transactions.
       ask for ratings and reviews of services or products
       follow up with them after correspondence (live chat, email or phone inquiries)

How do we protect your information?
Since we only provide articles and information and any purchase of our product/s is/are made through third party payment gateways, such as Paypal, we do not use vulnerability scanning and/or scanning to PCI standards as this is not required since we never ask for credit card numbers.

Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology via 3rd Party services. We implement a variety of security measures when a user enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information and we use regular Malware Scanning.
All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.
Do we use ‘cookies’?
Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information. For instance, we use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart. They are also used to help us understand your preferences based on previous or current site activity, which enables us to provide you with improved services. We also use cookies to help us compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.
We use cookies to:
      Help remember and process the items in the shopping cart.
      Understand and save user’s preferences for future visits.
      Keep track of advertisements.
      Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future.
We may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.
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. This can be done through your browser settings. Since all browsers are 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 features will be disabled. It won’t affect the user’s experience that make our site experience more efficient and may not function properly.  However, you will still be able to place orders .

Third-party disclosure
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

We may also release information when it’s release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property or safety.

Third-party links
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our website, directly published by us or by third party advertising systems such as Google Adsense or Infolinks and other such third parties.  These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Google
The 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 and in some of our prodcuts such as apps.
Google, as a third-party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on our site.

Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to our users based on previous visits to our site and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt-out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google Ad and Content Network privacy policy.


We have implemented the following:
      Remarketing with Google AdSense
      Google Display Network Impression Reporting
      Demographics and Interests Reporting
      DoubleClick Platform Integration
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.

Opting out:
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.

Infolinks

“Infolinks is an online advertising platform offering ad solutions. Infolinks helps online bloggers and website publishers earn real revenue from their sites so that they can continue creating great new content. Infolinks goes beyond conventional advertising by providing non-disruptive solutions delivering relevant ads website context.”

We agree to the following:
Users can visit our site anonymously.
Once this privacy policy is created, we will add a link to it on our home page or as a minimum, on the first significant page after entering our website.
Our Privacy Policy link includes the word ‘Privacy’ and can easily be found on the page specified above.
You will be notified of any Privacy Policy changes:
      On our Privacy Policy Page
Can change your personal information:
      By logging in to your account*
* Please note that this clause is applicable only if and when this feature will ever be required then implemented and made available.

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 allow third-party behavioral tracking

Children Online Privacy Protection Act
Our services are not specifically marketed to children under the age of 13 years old and therefore we do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13 years old.

We will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:

Notify users of our apps/software or product via app notification, in-site notification or by email, if we have the user’s email, within 7 business days of understanding and confirming that such a breach has occurred.

We may ask to collect your email address in order to:
       Deliver information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions
      Process orders and to send information and updates pertaining to orders.
      Send you additional information related to your product and/or service
      • Market to our mailing list or continue to send emails to our clients after the original transaction has occurred.
       Enable you to submit events and classified ads.

To be in accordance with CANSPAM, we agree to the following:
      Not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses.
      Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way.
      Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters.
      Monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.
      Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly.
      Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each promotional or marketing or any such email not specifically related to purchases or orders.

If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can get in contact with us by following the instructions from any communication methods we use to keep in contact with you  us at and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy, you may contact us using the information below.
To:
Ref W.O.V
Absolute Ent & Med Ltd
Terraces No. 1 The Penthouse Suite,
Triq il-Kannizzata,
Balzan BZN 1701,
Malta