Types of Information Collected
We retain two types of information:
– Personal Data
This is data that identifies you or can be used to identify or contact you and may include your name, address, email address, user IP addresses in circumstances where they have not been deleted, clipped or anonymised and telephone number. Such information is only collected from you if you voluntarily submit it to us.
– Non-Personal Data
Like most websites, we gather statistical and other analytical information collected on an aggregate basis of all visitors to our web site. This non-personal data comprises information that cannot be used to identify or contact you, such as demographic information regarding, for example, user IP addresses where they have been clipped or anonymised, browser types and other anonymous statistical data involving the use of our website.
Purposes for which we hold your Information
– Non-Personal Data
We use the non-personal data gathered from visitors to our website in an aggregate form to get a better understanding of where our visitors come from and to help us better design and organise our website.
Cookies are required on the BMWbuilds.com website to allow users to access the registered members area. No personal information is recorded. You are always free to decline our cookies, if your browser permits, or to ask your browser to indicate when a cookie is being sent. You can also delete cookie files from your computer at your discretion. Note that if you decline our cookies or ask for notification each time a cookie is being sent, this may affect your ease of use of this website.
– Personal Data
We will process any Personal Data you provide to us for the following purposes:
a) to provide you with the services you have requested;
b) to contact you if required in connection with your account or to respond to any communications you might send to us;
c) to send you the BMWbuilds.com Newsletter and to communicate with you about site related activities.
Please note all credit card or banking information is not stored or processed via BMWbuilds.com servers. All payment information details, including credit card numbers and bank details for purchases relating to advertising on BMWbuilds.com are processed via secure servers belonging to PayPal.
– Uploaded/Linked Content
Content or links to content uploaded/sent to BMWbuilds.com by users such as photos and videos of builds may be used to promote BMWbuilds.com via digital and traditional marketing methods provided the content or links to the content was uploaded by the copyright holder.
By submitting text, photos, and videos to BMWbuilds.com, you agree that the content does not infringe or violate someone else’s right or otherwise violates the law. You also grant us a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, unrestricted, worldwide license to publicly display your content on BMWbuilds.com and our social media and digital platforms.
Disclosure of Information to Third Parties
We may provide non-personal data to third parties, where such information is combined with similar information of other users of our website. For example, we might inform third parties regarding the number of unique users who visit our website, the demographic breakdown of our community users of our website, or the activities that visitors to our website engage in while on our website. The third parties to whom we may provide this information may include potential or actual advertisers, providers of advertising services such as Google (including website tracking services), commercial partners, sponsors, licensees, researchers and other similar parties.
We will not disclose your personal data to third parties unless you have consented to this disclosure or unless the third party is required to fulfill your order (in such circumstances, the third party is bound by similar data protection requirements). We will disclose your personal data if we believe in good faith that we are required to disclose it in order to comply with any applicable law, a summons, a search warrant, a court or regulatory order, or other statutory requirement.
Sale of Business
Your personal data is held on secure servers hosted in the United States of America by Hostgator. The nature of the Internet is such that we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us via the Internet. No data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. However, we will take all reasonable steps (including appropriate technical and organisational measures) to protect your personal data.
Updating, Verifying and Deleting Personal Data
You also have a right to have your personal data corrected, if inaccurate, or, in certain circumstances, erased. Please forward any such requests by email to hello@BMWbuilds.com
Right of Access to Your Personal Data
To find out what personal data we hold on you or to have your personal data updated, amended or removed from our database, please contact hello@BMWbuilds.com. Any such data subject requests may be subject to the prescribed fee.
Governing Law and Jurisdiction
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