Overview

Thank you for visiting www.maxipik.com. In this Privacy Policy you can learn more about the data we collect, what we do with it and how our handling procedures work. This Policy only applies to our website and you can always contact us if you have any questions. We take your privacy very seriously and we will never sell your information.

Maxipik (hereinafter, referred to as “we”, “our“, “us”) collects from the individual user (hereinafter, referred to as “you” or “your”) certain information through the website www.maxipik.com and other websites operated by Maxipik (hereinafter, referred to as “the Website”). This Privacy Policy contains our policies and procedures governing the collection and handling of information that identifies an individual user or that could be used to contact or locate him or her (hereinafter, referred to as “Personal Information”). This Privacy Policy applies only to the Website. It does not apply to any other websites.

Your privacy is critically important to us.

At Maxipik we have a few fundamental principles:

  • We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it. (We can’t stand services that ask you for things like your gender or income level for no apparent reason.)
  • We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of one of our services.
  • In our product, we aim to make it as simple as possible for you to control what’s visible to the public, seen by search engines, kept private, and permanently deleted.
  • We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law or protect our rights.

It is Maxipik’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

1. Personal Information collected by us and the purposes of collection

  • 1.1.  We collect Personal Information when you contact us using our contact form. If you contact us using our contact form we collect the following Personal Information from you: (1) your name and (2) your email address. This information is used solely for the purpose of replying to your inquiries.
  • 1.2.  When you create an account on the Website, we collect the following Personal Information from you: (1) your name and (2) your email address. This information is used solely to enable you to sign in to the Website and access member-only features.
  • 1.3.  When you upload any content to the Webste, we collect the following Personal Information from you: (1) your name and (2) your email address. This information is used solely to enable you to sign in to the Website and access member-only features.
  • 1.4.  We use the Personal Information collected from you for the following purposes: (1) processing orders; (2) sending updates of terms, products and promotions; (3) for improving the quality of our services, and (4) to contact you in relation to your use of the Website.

2. Security

  • 2.1.  We employ information security tools to protect Personal Information collected by us. However, even with the use of such tools, we cannot guarantee the security of Personal Information. By using the Website, you acknowledge and agree that we make no such guarantee, and that your use of the Website is at your own risk.
  • 2.2.  If you purchase images from us, we use trusted secure payment processors to take payment on our behalf. We do not store credit card details nor do we share customer details with any 3rd parties.

3. Cookies

  • 3.1.  By using the Website, you are agreeing that we can place cookies on your device.
  • 3.2.  Cookies in general are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognizes that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognize a user’s device.
  • 3.3.  Cookies perform different functions, such as allowing you to navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, improving the user experience, and ensuring that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.
  • 3.4.  We use cookies to help you navigate the Website efficiently and perform certain functions. For example, cookies allow us to remember your login details to save you from having to type your username and password every time they visit us, or move from page to page.
  • 3.5.  If you do not want cookies, your web browser has settings which allow you to control how you browse websites. These include settings to manage your cookies. Check your browser’s help information or visit the following links for further information:
    • Internet Explorer
    • Firefox
    • Chrome
    • Opera

4. Google Analytics

  • 4.1.  This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (Google). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

5. Third Party Advertising (Sponsored Content)

  • 5.1.  Advertisements that appear on Maxipik are sometimes served directly to users by third party advertisers. They automatically receive your IP address when this happens. These third party advertisers may also download cookies to your computer, or use other technologies such as JavaScript and web beacons to measure the effectiveness of their ads and to personalize advertising content. Doing this allows the advertising network to recognize your computer each time they send you an advertisement in order to measure the effectiveness of their ads and to personalize advertising content. In this way, they may compile information about where individuals using your computer or browser saw their advertisements and determine which advertisements are clicked.Maxipik does not have access to or control of the cookies that may be placed by the third party advertisers. Third party advertisers have no access to your contact information stored on Maxipik unless you choose to share it with them.

6. Accessing and correcting your Personal Information

  • 6.1.  If you would like to access, modify, or delete your Personal Information stored on our servers, please contact us at the address mentioned in Section 9 of this Privacy Policy.

7. Modification

  • 7.1.  The terms of this Privacy Policy may be revised, changed and updated from time to time, without notice to you. All changes will be posted on this page, and your continued access or use of the Site after such changes have been posted will constitute your agreement to the modified Privacy Policy and all of the changes. We therefore encourage you to read this Privacy Policy each time you visit this Site.

8. Retention Period

  • 8.1.  We will retain your Personal Information for the period necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this Privacy Policy unless a longer retention period is required by law.

9. Children

  • 9.1.  We do not use the Website to knowingly solicit data from or market to children under the age of 13. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided us with information without their consent, he or she should contact us at info(at)maxipik(dot)com. We will delete such information from our files within a reasonable time.

10. Your consent

  • 10.1.  By using the Website, you are consenting to our processing of your information as set forth in this Privacy Policy now and as amended by us. The term “Processing” includes, but is not limited to, collecting, storing, deleting, using, combining and disclosing information.

11. Contact Information

  • 11.1.  If you have any comments, concerns or questions about this Privacy Policy, our policies and practices, please contact us at [email protected]

12. Last amendment

  • 12.1.  This Privacy Policy has been last amended on June 7th 2017.