Rateyourway.com.cy recognises the importance of protecting your privacy. Our use of personal data is set out below.
In order to facilitate some of the services available on this website we need to collect and store your name, address, telephone number, email address and other basic information. The data is stored using appropriate safeguards to ensure security, integrity and privacy.
Any data collected about you will be used only:
We rely on the following legal bases to use your personal data:
We may share information with the following third parties for the purposes listed above:
We’re unable to provide you with our services if you do not provide certain information to us. In cases where providing some personal information is optional, we’ll make this clear.
Unless we explain otherwise to you, we’ll hold your personal information based on the following criteria:
We store the following information about each request (page visit) visitors make when visiting rateyourway.com.cy:
We collect this information to help us monitor traffic to the website, detect and analyse issues and filter out unwanted traffic (e.g. unregistered web crawlers/bots).
We hold information in the server logs for 90 days. This information we collect does not directly provide us with any PII (Personally Identifiable Information – such as your name or email address) except where PII is submitted as part of a request that generates an error. For example, if you were submitting your email address as part of an enquiry and an issue was raised your email would be collected as part of the error information.
We would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following:
If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us.
A more detailed overview of your rights under GDPR can be found on the Information Commissioner’s Office 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.
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.