This Privacy Policy (“Policy”) describes how Tinka (“we,” “us,” or “our”) collects, uses, and protects the information that you provide when you use our website, mobile application, and other services (“Services”). By accessing or using the Services, you consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of your information in accordance with this Policy.

Information We Collect:

We may collect various types of information when you use our Services, including:

Personal Information: This may include your name, email address, postal address, phone number, payment information, and other details you provide when registering for an account, making a purchase, or contacting customer support.

Usage Information: We may collect information about your interactions with the Services, such as the pages you visit, the products you view, and your preferences.

Device Information: We may collect information about the device(s) you use to access the Services, including device identifiers, IP address, browser type, and operating system.

Location Information: With your consent, we may collect information about your location when you use certain features of the Services.

Comments: When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media: 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.

Cookies

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.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How We Use Your Information:

  • We may use the information we collect for various purposes, including to:
  • Provide and improve the Services;
  • Process and fulfill your orders;
  • Communicate with you about your account and transactions;
  • Customize and personalize your experience with the Services;
  • Detect and prevent fraud and unauthorized access;
  • Comply with legal obligations.

How We Share Your Information:

We may share your information with third parties for various purposes, including to:

  • Process payments and fulfill orders;
  • Provide customer support services;
  • Conduct analytics and research;
  • Comply with legal requirements or respond to lawful requests.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users who register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

Your Choices:

You may have certain rights and choices regarding the information we collect about you, including the ability to:

  • Access and update your personal information;
  • Opt out of certain data collection and processing activities;
  • Delete your account and personal information.

Security:

We implement appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect the security of your information. However, please note that no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure.

Children’s Privacy:

The Services are not intended for children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you believe we have inadvertently collected such information, please contact us to request its deletion.

Changes to this Policy:

We reserve the right to modify or update this Policy at any time. We will notify you of any material changes by posting the revised Policy on our website or through other means. Your continued use of the Services after any such changes indicates your acceptance of the revised Policy.

Contact Us:

If you have any questions or concerns about this Policy or our privacy practices, please contact us.

This comprehensive privacy policy outlines Tinka’s commitment to protecting your privacy and explains how we collect, use, and safeguard your information when you use our Services. If you have any further questions or require clarification, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us.