Security and Data Protection
Gites uses the appropriate technological and organizational resources to protect the transmission and storage of personal data and payments.
Secure authorizations and credit card transactions are managed by the seller Gites and a payment gateway by Stripe. Credit card authorizations are made in real time with immediate bank information verification. The credit card information is not stored on the Gites server.
The order procurement is committed to permanently protecting all personal data. The data will exclusively be used for the purpose of sending informative material, offers, invoices, own research and analytics and other necessary communication. In no case will the consumer data be passed on to a third party.
Gites will only contact the user through the means of distance communication upon the consumer’s explicit consent. Advertising e-mails and / or SMS messages will contain the following:
- clear and unambiguous label that this is an advertising messages,
- the sender will be clearly visible,
- various campaigns, promotions and other marketing techniques will be labeled as such.
The terms of participation will also be clearly specified:
- a transparent method to unsubscribe from receiving promotional messages,
- Gites will explicitly respect the consumer’s desire to stop receiving such advertisements.
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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.
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Embedded content from other websites
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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 that 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.
What rights you have over your data?
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data?
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