Cookies and Similar Technologies
What are Cookies?
A cookie is a small piece of text that is sent to a user's browser or device. The browser provides this piece of text to the device of the originating user when this visitor returns.
- A "session cookie" is temporary and will remain on your device until you leave the Site
- A "persistent" cookie may be used to help save your settings and customizations across visits. It will remain on your device for much longer or until you delete it.
- First-party cookies are placed by us, while third-party cookies may be placed by a third party. We use both first- and third-party cookies.
- Information may also be collected through web beacons, which are small graphic images ("pixel tags"), which usually work together with cookies in order to identify users and user behavior. These may be shared with third parties.
We may use the terms "cookies" to refer to all technologies that we may use to store data in your browser or device or that collect information or help us identify you in the manner described above.
The specific names and types of the cookies, web beacons, and other similar technologies we use may change from time to time. However, the cookies we use generally fall into one of the following categories:
|Type of Cookie
||Why we use these cookies
||These cookies are necessary in order to allow the site and services to work correctly. They enable you to access the site, move around, and access different services, features, and tools. Examples include remembering previous actions (e.g. entered text) when navigating back to a page the same session, these cookies cannot be disabled.
||These cookies remember your setting and preferences and the choices you make (such as language or region preferences) in order to help us personalize your experience and offer you enhanced functional and content.
||These cookies can help us identify and prevent security risks. They may be used to store your session information to prevent others from changing your password without your login information.
||These cookies can help us collect information to help us understand how to use our site, such as whether you have viewed messages or specific pages and how long you spent on each page. This helps us improve the performance of our site and services.
||These cookies collect information regarding your activity on our site to help us learn more about which features are popular with our users and how our App can be improved.
||These cookies are placed in order to deliver content, including ads relevant and meaningful for you and interests. They may also be used to deliver retargeting advertising or to limit the number of times you see an advertisement. This can help us track how efficient our advertising campaigns for our services are. Such cookies may track your browsing habits and activity when visiting both our site and those of third parties.
How to Adjust Your Preferences
Most Web browsers are initially configured to accept cookies, but you can change this setting so your browser either refuses all cookies or informs you when a cookie is being sent. In addition, you are free to delete any existing cookies at any time. Please note that some features of the Site and Services may function improperly when cookies are disabled or removed.
Adjusting your preferences as described in this section herein does not mean you will no longer receive advertisements, it only means the advertisement you do see will be less relevant to your interests.
Third Party Cookies
Below is a list of third party cookies and more information as to how you can opt-out of such cookies:
Third-Party Applications and Services
Portions of the Services (including, without limitation, advertisements) may involve linking to or using web applications or services belonging to third parties. The Services may also provide you with links to access the applications of third party vendors or retailers. We have no control over third-party applications or services, and all use of third-party applications or services is at your own risk. Additionally, YTech cannot accept responsibility for any payments processed or submitted through such third-party applications and/or services, or for the privacy policies of any such applications and/or services. YTech is not responsible for content or available by means of such applications and/or services. YTech does not endorse any products or offered by third parties and we urge our users to exercise caution in using third-party applications and/or services.
Subject to your consent and applicable law, we may send you e-mail or other messages about us or our products and services. You will also be given the opportunity to unsubscribe from commercial messages in any such e-mail or message we send by following the UNSUBSCRIBE link located at the bottom of each communication or by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that we reserve the right to send you service related communications, including service announcements and administrative messages, relating either to your account or to your activities on the Site, without offering you the opportunity to opt out of receiving them. Should you not wish to receive such communications, you may cancel your account.
Subject to applicable law, we retain information as necessary for the purposes set forth above. We may delete information from our systems, without notice to you, once we deem it is no longer necessary for the purposes set forth above. We may also retain your information in an anonymized form. In addition, retention by any of our processors may vary, in accordance with the processor's retention policy.
To determine the appropriate retention period, we consider the amount, nature, and sensitivity of the Personal Data, the potential risk of harm from unauthorized use or disclosure of your Personal Data, the purposes for which we process your Personal Data and whether those purposes can be achieved through other means, as well as applicable legal requirements.
Please contact us through the contact information listed below if you would like details regarding the retention periods for different types of your Personal Data.
We do not knowingly collect personally-identifiable information from or market our Site to children under the age of sixteen (16). In the event that you become aware that an individual under the age of sixteen (16) has enrolled without parental permission, please advise us immediately.
Changes to the Privacy Notice
When registering for the Site, you will be asked to accept the terms of this Privacy Notice. If you do not agree with the terms hereof, please do not use the Site and/or Services. We may update this Privacy Notice from time to time; we encourage you to review it periodically. By continuing to access or use the Site after those changes become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised Privacy Notice.
Comments and Questions
If you have any comments or questions about our Privacy Notice, or if you wish for us to amend or delete your Personal Data, or exercise any other of your legal rights, please contact us at email@example.com.
Last updated: July 2018