Who we are
Our website address is: https://expat247.com.
Information We Collect
We collect information about you when you use our website or services, or when you communicate with us. This information may include:
- Contact information, such as your name, email address, and phone number
- Demographic information, such as your age, gender, and country of residence
- Information about your use of our website and services, such as your IP address, device type, and browsing history
We may also collect information from third-party sources, such as social media platforms, to supplement the information we collect directly from you.
How We Use Your Information
We use the information we collect about you to provide, maintain, and improve our website and services, and to communicate with you. This may include:
- Responding to your inquiries and requests
- Sending you newsletters, updates, and promotional materials
- Analyzing usage and trends to improve our website and services
- Detecting and preventing fraud or other illegal activities
We may also use your information for research and development purposes, or to create anonymous or aggregated data that does not personally identify you.
Sharing Your Information
We may share your information with third parties in the following circumstances:
- With service providers who assist us in operating our website and providing our services
- With business partners and affiliates for marketing or promotional purposes
- With law enforcement or other government agencies, as required by law or to protect our rights and the rights of others
We may also share your information in the event of a merger, acquisition, or other corporate reorganization.
Your Choices and Rights
You have the right to access and rectify your personal data, as well as the right to request its deletion. You can also object to the processing of your data or withdraw your consent at any time. To exercise these rights, please contact us at info[at]europalibreopinion.org.
You can also control the information you share with us by adjusting your privacy settings on third-party platforms, such as social media.
If you have any questions or concerns about our privacy practices, please contact us at info[at]europalibreopinion.org.
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.
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.
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
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.
Who we share your data with
If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.
How long we retain your data
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
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
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.