Update on the European Union's cookie
Aug 03, 2015:
The European Union's
ePrivacy directive – more specifically Article 5(3) – requires prior
informed consent for storage of or access to information stored on a user's
terminal equipment. In other words, you must ask users if they agree to most
cookies and similar technologies (e.g. web beacons, Flash cookies, etc.) before
the site starts to use them.
For consent to be valid, it must be informed, specific, freely given and must
constitute a real indication of the individual's wishes.
as part of the Google Analytics system and the Google AdSense
For example in respect of Google
Analytics, one of the features provides: " Contribute anonymous data
to an aggregate data set to enable features like benchmarking and
publications that can help you understand data trends. All
identifiable information about your website is removed and combined
with other anonymous data before it is shared with others."
Opt-out for Google Analytics - through
an adjustment to your browser
This is Google's information on some of the
ways you can control the information that is shared by your web
browser when you visit or interact with Google services on partners'
sites across the web:
How Google uses data when you use our partners' sites or apps
How a web user can adjust Google ad settings
You can control and/or
delete cookies as you wish – for details, see
aboutcookies.org. You can delete all
cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most
browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however,
you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you
visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.
You acknowledge and agree that, in certain circumstances, we may be
obliged to disclose personal information, if we have any, relating
to you to third parties, for example, in order to conform to any
requirements of law or to comply with any legal process, as well as
to protect and defend the rights of property of Finfacts, our
licensors and/or our other customers.
Telephone calls may be monitored or recorded to
ensure that we carry out your instructions correctly and to help
improve the quality of our service.
Use of Technical Information
are files which are transferred to your computer's hard disk by a
website. Cookies can store information about your preferences and
other information which you need when you visit a website.
Analytics system and user information is completely anonymous.
Google Analytics will not transfer the information
it collects to any third party except where required to do so by
law. Please note that we will not use Google Analytics to collect
any information from which you can be personally identified, and we
will not associate the information provided to us by Google
Analytics with Your Information. Google Analytics' cookies will
remain on your computer for between thirty minutes and two years
from being set / updated, unless you delete them before they expire.
For more information about Google Analytics, please visit
For more information about cookies and how to stop
cookies being installed visit the following website:
Statistical and analytical information collected
through the standard operation of our Internet servers and logs
provides us with general and not individually specific information.
Finfacts will make no attempt to identify individual users, or to
associate any technical information collected through the standard
operation of our Internet servers and logs with any individual user.
Finfacts, its directors, employees, servants and
agents, affiliates or other representatives and their respective
parent and subsidiary companies, shall not be liable in respect of
any claims, emergencies, demands, causes of action, damages, losses,
expenses, including, without limitation, reasonable legal fees and
costs of proceedings arising out of or in connection with the use
and/or dissemination of personal information relating to you in
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Finfacts website, Finfacts has no control over that other website.
Finfacts has no responsibility for the privacy practices of other
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amend this privacy statement at any time, and you should regularly
check this privacy statement for any amendments.
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