Privacy Policy

Who we are

Suggested text: Our website address is: https://usindonews.com.

 

GDPR Compliance

We are ready to complying the General Data Protection Regulation(GDPR) when handling personal data. Our website our designed to protect the privacy of EU citizens and we collect, process and store personal data in accordance with GDPR requirements.

 

This Privacy Policy explains how we collect, use, disclose, and safeguard your personal data in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).

  1. Information We Collect (GDPR and CCPA)

We may collect various types of personal information from you when you interact with our Website. This may include:

1.1. Personal Information: Your name, email address, and any other information you provide to us voluntarily.

1.2. Usage Data: Information about how you use and interact with the Website, including IP address, browser type, referring/exit pages, and the date and time of your visit.

1.3. Cookies and Similar Technologies: We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to enhance your experience on our Website. You can control cookies preferences through your browser settings.

  1. How We Use Your Information

We use the information we collect for various purposes, including:

2.1. Providing Services: To present the Website and its contents to you and to provide you with information or services that you request from us.

2.2. Communication: To respond to your inquiries, comments, or requests.

2.3. Analytics: To analyze and improve the Website’s performance and user experience.

2.4. Marketing: With your consent, we may use your email address to send you promotional materials and updates about our services.

Legal Basis for Data Processing

Our legal basis for collecting and processing your personal information depends on the purpose for which we collect it. In most cases, we rely on your consent to process your data. However, we may also process your data when it is necessary to fulfill a contract, comply with legal obligations, protect our legitimate interests, or safeguard vital interests.

Disclosure of Your Information

We may share your personal information with third parties in the following circumstances:

4.1. Service Providers: We may share your data with third-party service providers who assist us in operating the Website or providing services to you.

4.2. Legal Obligations: We may disclose your information to comply with any court order, law, or legal process, including responding to government or regulatory requests.

4.3. Business Transfers: In the event of a merger, acquisition, or any form of sale of some or all of our assets, your personal information may be transferred to the acquiring entity.

Your Rights and Choices

Under the GDPR and CCPA, you have certain rights regarding your personal information:

5.1. Access: You have the right to access the personal data we hold about you.

5.2. Rectification: You can request to correct inaccuracies in your personal information.

5.3. Erasure: You can request the deletion of your personal data, subject to legal obligations.

5.4. Object: You can object to the processing of your data for certain purposes.

5.5. Withdraw Consent: If we rely on your consent for processing, you can withdraw it at any time.

To exercise any of these rights, please contact us at [insert contact email].

Data Security

We implement appropriate security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, or destruction. However, no method of transmission over the internet or electronic storage is entirely secure. Therefore, while we strive to protect your data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Children’s Privacy

The Website is not intended for use by children under the age of 16. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 16. If you believe we have inadvertently collected information from a child under 16, please contact us so that we can promptly delete the data.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to update or modify this Privacy Policy from time to time without prior notice. Any changes will be effective immediately upon posting the revised policy on the Website. We encourage you to review this page periodically for the latest information on our privacy practices.

Comments

Suggested text: When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

Suggested text: If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Cookies

Suggested text: If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Suggested text: Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

Suggested text: If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.

How long we retain your data

Suggested text: If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

Suggested text: If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where your data is sent

Suggested text: Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.