PRIVACY POLICY

WE CARE ABOUT YOUR PRIVACY

Your privacy is critical to us. Likewise, we have built this Policy with the end goal of you being able to see how we gather, use, impart, reveal and make use of individual data. The following blueprints our privacy policy:

  • We only ask for personal information when we truly need it to provide a service to you. We collect it by fair and lawful means, with your knowledge and consent. We also let you know why we"re collecting it and how it will be used.

  • We only retain collected information for as long as necessary to provide you with your requested service. What data we store, we"ll protect within commercially acceptable means to prevent loss and theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.

  • We don"t share any personally identifying information publicly or with third-parties, except when required to by law.

  • Before or at the time of collecting personal information, we will identify the purposes for which information is being collected.

  • We will gather and use individual data singularly with the target of satisfying those reasons indicated by us and for other good purposes, unless we get the assent of the individual concerned or as required by law.

  • We will only hold individual data for the essential length for the satisfaction of those reasons.

  • We will gather individual data by legal and reasonable means and, where fitting, with the information or assent of the individual concerned.

  • Personal information ought to be important to the reasons for which it is to be used, and, to the degree essential for those reasons, ought to be exact, finished, and updated.

  • We will protect individual data by security shields against misfortune or burglary, and also unapproved access, divulgence, duplication, use or alteration.

  • We will promptly provide customers with access to our policies and procedures for the administration of individual data.

We are focused on leading our business as per these standards with a specific end goal to guarantee that the privacy of individual data is secure and maintained.

COOKIE POLICY

We use cookies to help improve your experience of our site. This cookie policy is part of our privacy policy, and covers the use of cookies between your device and our site. We also provide basic information on third-party services we may use, who may also use cookies as part of their service, though they are not covered by our policy.

If you don"t wish to accept cookies from us, you should instruct your browser to refuse cookies from earthster.org, with the understanding that we may be unable to provide you with some of your desired content and services.

WHAT IS A COOKIE?

A cookie is a small piece of data that a website stores on your device when you visit, typically containing information about the website itself, a unique identifier that allows the site to recognise your web browser when you return, additional data that serves the purpose of the cookie, and the lifespan of the cookie itself.

Cookies are used to enable certain features (eg. logging in), to track site usage (eg. analytics), to store your user settings (eg. timezone, notification preferences), and to personalise your content (eg. advertising, language).

Cookies set by the website you are visiting are normally referred to as "first-party cookies", and typically only track your activity on that particular site. Cookies set by other sites and companies (ie. third parties) are called "third-party cookies", and can be used to track you on other websites that use the same third-party service.

TYPES OF COOKIES AND HOW WE USE THEM

Essential cookies Essential cookies are crucial to your experience of a website, enabling core features like user logins, account management, shopping carts and payment processing. We use essential cookies to enable certain functions on our website.

Performance cookies Performance cookies are used in the tracking of how you use a website during your visit, without collecting personal information about you. Typically, this information is anonymous and aggregated with information tracked across all site users, to help companies understand visitor usage patterns, identify and diagnose problems or errors their users may encounter, and make better strategic decisions in improving their audience"s overall website experience. These cookies may be set by the website you"re visiting (first-party) or by third-party services. We use performance cookies on our site.

Functionality cookies Functionality cookies are used in collecting information about your device and any settings you may configure on the website you"re visiting (like language and time zone settings). With this information, websites can provide you with customised, enhanced or optimised content and services. These cookies may be set by the website you"re visiting (first-party) or by third-party service. We use functionality cookies for selected features on our site.

Targeting/advertising cookies Targeting/advertising cookies are used in determining what promotional content is more relevant and appropriate to you and your interests. Websites may use them to deliver targeted advertising or to limit the number of times you see an advertisement. This helps companies improve the effectiveness of their campaigns and the quality of content presented to you. These cookies may be set by the website you"re visiting (first-party) or by third-party services. Targeting/advertising cookies set by third-parties may be used to track you on other websites that use the same third-party service. We do not use this type of cookie on our site.

Third-party cookies on our site We may employ third-party companies and individuals on our websites - for example, analytics providers and content partners. We grant these third parties access to selected information to perform specific tasks on our behalf. They may also set third-party cookies in order to deliver the services they are providing. Third-party cookies can be used to track you on other websites that use the same third-party service. As we have no control over third-party cookies, they are not covered by Earthster's cookie policy.

OUR THIRD-PARTY PRIVACY PROMISE

We review the privacy policies of all our third-party providers before enlisting their services to ensure their practices align with ours. We will never knowingly include third-party services that compromise or violate the privacy of our users.

YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THESE PRIVACY AND COOKIE TERMS

You are free to refuse our request for your personal information, with the understanding that we may be unable to provide you with some of your desired services.

Your continued use of our website will be regarded as acceptance of our practices around privacy and personal information. If you have any questions about how we handle user data and personal information, feel free to contact us.

 

This policy is effective as of 11 February 2021.