Effective Date: 26th June 2022
Who we are
Welcome to ChiTorch. Our website address is: https://chitorch.org
At ChiTorch, our visitors’ privacy is extremely important to us. This privacy and cookies policy document outlines the types of personal information received and collected by ChiTorch and how it is used.
Like many other Web sites, ChiTorch makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and the number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves exactly as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Cookies and Web Beacons
What are Cookies?
A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns.
For further information, visit allaboutcookies.org
Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your personal computer or a mobile device when you go offline, while session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.
What types of cookies do we use?
There are several different types of cookies; however, our website uses:
o Functionality – Our Company uses these cookies so that we recognize you on our website and remember your previously selected preferences.
o Advertising – Our Company uses these cookies to collect information about your visit to our website, the content you viewed, the links you followed and information about your browser, device, and your IP address. Our Company sometimes shares limited aspects of this data with third parties for advertising purposes. We may also share online data collected through cookies with our advertising partners. This means that when you visit another website, you may be shown advertising based on your browsing patterns on our website.
We do not store sensitive personal information in the cookies we use.
DoubleClick DART Cookie
Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to ChiTorch and other sites on the Internet
How We Store Your Data
We securely store your data on servers based in the United Kingdom. We take appropriate security measures to protect your data. We store your data for no longer than 365 days. Once that period has expired, we will automatically delete your data.
These measures do not apply to third party cookies; please contact the relevant third parties for their policies.
Your Choices Regarding Cookies
This website complies EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Therefore, you have the right to accept or reject our cookies when you first land on the website via the banner at the site’s footer.
If You do not accept Our Cookies, You may experience some inconvenience in your use of the website and
some features may not function properly.
More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browser’s respective websites.
What Are Your Data Protection Rights?
ChiTorch would like to ensure you are fully aware of your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following:
The right to access – You have the right to request ChiTorch for copies of your personal data. We may charge you a small fee for this service.
The right to rectification – You have the right to request that ChiTorch correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request ChiTorch to complete information you believe is incomplete.
The right to erasure – You have the right to request that ChiTorch erase your personal data under certain conditions.
The right to restrict processing – You have the right to request that ChiTorch restrict the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.
The right to object to processing – You have the right to object to ChiTorch’s processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.
The right to data portability – You have the right to request that ChiTorch transfer the data that we have collected to another organization or directly to you, under certain conditions.
If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us at our email:
Third Party Advertising
As an affiliate website, ChiTorch works with partners to promote products and services as well as other third party advertisers.
ChiTorch has no access to or control over these cookies that third-party advertisers use.
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