Privacy Policy

Published on November th, 2012

This Privacy Policy explains the practices employed by Subba-Cultcha.com in collecting and using your information and the ways in which you can influence these.

Subba-Cultcha.com will collect various types of information about you through your use of Subba-Cultcha.com to provide a more personalised web-surfing experience and to help us improve the services we offer. In doing this we may also collect anonymous information about you through the use of cookies. Subba-Cultcha.com will be the Data Controller of any personal data we collect about you.

What information do we collect about you?

When using Subba-Cultcha.com you can, enter competitions, subscribe to our e-mails, vote in polls, complete surveys and comment on articles.

In order to complete these activities it may be necessary to collect personally identifiable information about you. This might include, but is not limited to: your name, address, e-mail address and telephone number.

On top of this, we may collect anonymous information about you and your website usage through the use of cookies. Such information will not be personally identifiable to you. If you choose, you may opt out of allowing our cookies to collect information about you. .

How will we use the information about you?

We will use this information to communicate with you directly and to notify you if have won a competition.

We will use the anonymous information to analyse web usage and compile aggregate statistics about our users. We will use this non-personally identifiable information for advertising and marketing purposes and to enable us to provide a more personalised internet experience.

Marketing

From time to time we will ask you whether you wish to receive marketing material from Subba-Cultcha.com. If you do not wish to receive such information please ensure that you opt-in or opt-out of receiving this. If you have consented to receiving such material you can opt out at any stage.

Upon registration for competitions,in some cases, you will be automatically opted-in to receive e-mail marketing, newsletters or partner promotions containing material relevant to the website. If this is the case you may unsubscribe to receiving such marketing material at any time by clicking on the e-mail unsubscribe link.

What will we disclose to third parties?

We may pass your personal information to third parties to enable them to supply you with a prize in the event you win a competition.

We may provide anonymous, non-personally identifiable aggregate information to advertisers and our business partners, including information relating to web-usage, to enable us to sell advertising and monitor the efficacy of our business partnerships. We may also pass such statistical information onto reputable third parties for onward sale.

It is possible that Subba-Cultcha.com could merge or be acquired by another business. If this happens we may share the information that relates to you.

Subba-Cultcha.com reserves the right to disclose personally identifiable information in order to comply with the law, applicable regulations and government requests. We also reserve the right to use such information in order to protect our operating systems and integrity as well as other users.

Any third parties employed by us to process your data on our behalf are subject to contractual obligations to protect the security of your data in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy.

How do we protect your information?

Once we have received your data we will ensure that it is treated in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and any applicable regulations. Your data will be stored on our secure server within the UK.

Unfortunately the transmission of information via the internet is not 100% completely secure and we cannot always guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site therefore any transmission are at your own risk.

Other Websites

Clicking on links and advertisements on Subba-Cultcha.com may result in your transferral to another website, where data privacy practices may vary to that of Subba-Cultcha.com. If transferred to another site you should consult their privacy policy as we are not responsible for information that is submitted to or collected by these third parties.

How to contact us

Subba-Cultcha.com, 47 Trinity Road, London, SW19 8QS

COOKIES

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that we, and in certain circumstances third parties, place on your browser when you visit Subba-Cultcha.com or open some of our emails.
Cookies, amongst other things, allow us to recognise you each time you re-visit Subba-Cultcha.com. There are in existence a variety of different cookies which are designed for use in specific sets of circumstances.

How do we and third parties use cookies?

When using Subba-Cultcha.com you agree to the use of non-essential cookies unless you specifically set your browser to reject them.

When you initially enter Subba-Cultcha.com we may place an anonymous cookie on your browser to enable us to recognise you the next time you visit the site.

Cookies may also be used to track your use of Subba-Cultcha.com to enable us to better develop the site, determining which parts of the websites are more popular and improving content accordingly.

We may also place cookies on your browser to provide you with behavioural advertising.

Small pieces of code called pixel tags, web beacons or GIF files, are sometimes used in conjunction with cookies to help us manage and monitor our online advertising. These files will allow us to aggregate information relating to advertising and website usage. The type of information collected includes, but is not limited to, information relating to advertising responses and page views.

How to manage or refuse cookies

If you do not want your browser to accept cookies and use them in the ways described above it is possible to change your browser settings. It is also possible to delete existing cookies from your browser. However blocking all cookies will affect your web experience and may result in some parts of Subba-Cultcha.com not functioning properly. Please see the below links for further information:

www.aboutcookies.org
www.allaboutcookies.org

For more detailed information on how to clear or disable all of your browser cookies, please go to http://www.google.com/support/accounts/bin/answer.py?answer=32050&hl=en

Advertising Cookies

More general information about behavioural advertising can be found at www.youronlinechoices.com