Privacy policy

Assonant Circles ("us", "we" or "our") operates the https://www.assonantcircles.com website ("the Website").
 

This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use our Website and the choices you have associated with that data.

We use your data to provide and improve the Website and in order to provide some of the services offered by the Website ("the Services"), we need to hold certain Personal Information. Except to the extent that we are required or permitted by law, any Personal Information which we collect will be used solely for the purpose of providing the Services, and We will not hold it for any longer than is necessary for this purpose.
 

By using the Website, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, accessible from https://www.assonantcircles.com.
 

Information Collection And Use
 

We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Website to you.
 

Types of Data Collected
 

Personal Data
 

While using our Website, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you ("Personal Data"). Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:
 

 Email address
 First name and last name
 Phone number
 Address, State, Province, ZIP/Postal code, City
 Cookies and Usage Data

 

We may use your Personal Data to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email we send.
 

Usage Data

 

We may also collect information how the Website is accessed and used ("Usage Data"). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Website that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
 

Tracking Cookies Data
 

We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to track the activity on our Website and hold certain information.

 

Cookies are files with small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our Website.
 

You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Website.


Examples of Cookies we use:
 

Session Cookies. We use Session Cookies to operate our Website.
Preference Cookies. We use Preference Cookies to remember your preferences and various settings.
Security Cookies. We use Security Cookies for security purposes.
Analytics Cookies. These cookies collect information that is used, either in aggregate form to help us understand how the Website is being used. This information will also be used for the purpose of evaluating your use of the Website.

 

Who serves them and how could I block the cookies?
 

Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
 

You may disable any of these cookies via your browser settings or by downloading a browser add-in: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en


Social Media Cookies. Third parties that provide applications through the Website may set their own cookies in order to track the success of their applications or customize applications for you. For example, when you share an article using a social media sharing button on a the Website (e.g., Facebook, Twitter, or Google Plus), the social network that has created the button will record that you have done this. Because of how cookies work, we cannot access these cookies, nor can the third parties access the data in cookies used by us. Some pages of the Website may also contain embedded content,
such as video content from YouTube, and these sites may set their own cookies.

 

Who serves them and how could I block the cookies?
 

Facebook Connect + Social Plug-ins - If you want to prevent this, you must first log out of your Facebook account before activating the Facebook plug-in and then delete all Facebook cookies after visiting Website with Facebook plug-ins.
Twitter - Log out of your Twitter account before activating the Twitter plug-ins and then delete all Twitter cookies after visiting Websites with Twitter plug-ins.
Google+ - Log out of your Google+ or Google account before visiting our Website.
Pinterest - https://help.pinterest.com/en/articles/personalization-and-data-other-websites
Soundcloud - https://soundcloud.com/pages/privacy
Linkedin - https://www.linkedin.com/psettings/guest-controls/retargeting-opt-out?trk=

 

Use of Data
 

Assonant Circles uses the collected data for various purposes:
 

 To provide some of the Services offered by the Website
 To provide and maintain the Website
 To notify you about changes to our Website
 To allow you to participate in interactive features of our Website when you choose to do so
 To provide customer care and support
 To provide analysis or valuable information so that we can improve the Website
 To monitor the usage of the Website
 To detect, prevent and address technical issues

 

Retention of Data
 

We will retain your Personal Data only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will retain and use your Personal Data to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are required to retain your data to comply with applicable laws), resolve disputes, and enforce our legal agreements and policies.
 

Transfer Of Data
 

Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.

 

If you are located outside Romania and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to Romania and process it there.
 

Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.
 

Assonant Circles will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and no transfer of your Personal Data will take place to an organization or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of your data and other personal information.
 

Disclosure Of Data
 

Legal Requirements
Assonant Circles may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

 

 To comply with a legal obligation
 To protect and defend the rights or property of Assonant Circles
 To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Website
 To protect the personal safety of users of the Website or the public
 To protect against legal liability

 

Security Of Data
 

The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
 

Legal Basis for Processing Personal Data Under General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
 

If you are from the European Economic Area (EEA), Assonant Circles’ legal basis for collecting and using the personal information described in this Privacy Policy depends on the Personal Data we collect and the specific context in which we collect it.
 

Assonant Circles may process your Personal Data because:
 

 We need to perform a contract with you
 You have given us permission to do so
 The processing is in our legitimate interests and it's not overridden by your rights
 For payment processing purposes
 To comply with the law

 

Your Data Protection Rights Under General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

 

If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. Assonant Circles aims to take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend, delete, or limit the use of your Personal Data.
 

If you wish to be informed what Personal Data we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us at weare@assonantcircles.com.
 

In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:
 

 The right to access, update or to delete the information we have on you.
 The right of rectification. You have the right to have your information rectified if that information is inaccurate or incomplete.
 The right to object. You have the right to object to our processing of your Personal Data.
 The right of restriction. You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your personal information.
 The right to data portability. You have the right to be provided with a copy of your Personal Data in a structured, machine-readable and commonly used format.
 The right to withdraw consent. You also have the right to withdraw your consent at any time where Assonant Circles relied on your consent to process your personal information.

 

Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests.
 

You have the right to complain to a Data Protection Authority about our collection and use of your Personal Data. For more information, please contact your local data protection authority in the European Economic Area (EEA).

Website Providers
 

We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Website ("Website Providers"), to provide the Website on our behalf, to perform Website-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our Website is used.
 

These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
 

Links To Other Sites
 

Our Website may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party's site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.
 

We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.
 

Children's Privacy


Our Website does not address anyone under the age of 18 ("Children").

 

We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.
 

Changes To This Privacy Policy


We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page.
 

We will let you know via email and/or a prominent notice on our Website, prior to the change becoming effective and update the "effective date" at the top of this Privacy Policy.


You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.
 

Contact Us
 

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us:
 

 By email: weare@assonantcircles.com
 

Effective date: May 25, 2018