Privacy policy

The required legal stuff

Valco Ltd

Kirvestie 9a, Finland

From here you can see what data we have and request it to be removed: https://valco.io/pages/gdpr-compliance

It is Valco Ltd’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website. This Privacy Policy applies to https://www.valco.io (hereinafter, “us”, “we”, or “https://www.valco.io”).

We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting personally identifiable information you may provide us through the Website. We have adopted this privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”) to explain what information may be collected on our Website, how we use this information, and under what circumstances we may disclose the information to third parties. This Privacy Policy applies only to information we collect through the Website and does not apply to our collection of information from other sources.

This Privacy Policy, together with the Terms and conditions posted on our Website, set forth the general rules and policies governing your use of our Website. Depending on your activities when visiting our Website, you may be required to agree to additional terms and conditions.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Valco Ltd collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Valco Ltd’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Valco Ltd’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Valco Ltd may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Valco Ltd also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on https://www.valco.io blog posts. Valco Ltd only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Valco Ltd’s websites choose to interact with Valco Ltd in ways that require Valco Ltd to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Valco Ltd gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for a newsletter at https://www.valco.io to provide name and email address. In addition we gather your personal information when you make a purchase.

Information sharing with third parties

We do not sell, trade or otherwise transfer your identifiable information to third parties. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in maintaining our site or conducting our business, but these parties must also keep your information confidential.

This means that your information will not be leaked to random spammers or other non-public parties and will only be used for Valco's purposes. The information that goes to Google and Facebook is what we can then use in our own tools (which they provide).

With your consent, we will pass the information on to the following third parties:

  • Analytics and statistics services (Facebook, Google analytics, Shopify)
  • Analytics (Facebook and Google analytics), 
  • Mailchimp if user registers to our newsletter
  • To the postal service for the delivery of packages
  • To a payment intermediary in connection with a payment transaction
  • To the credit issuer, if the customer chooses to pay by invoice or instalment

Aggregated Statistics

Valco Ltd may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Valco Ltd may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Valco Ltd does not disclose your personally-identifying information.

Cookies

To enrich and perfect your online experience, Valco Ltd uses “Cookies”, similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising and store your preferences on your computer. A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns.

Valco Ltd uses cookies to help Valco Ltd identify and track visitors, their usage of https://www.valco.io, and their website access preferences. Valco Ltd visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Valco Ltd’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of Valco Ltd’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

By continuing to navigate our website without changing your cookie settings, you hereby acknowledge and agree to Valco Ltd’s use of cookies.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Valco Ltd may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Valco Ltd’s sole discretion. Valco Ltd encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

Your rights

At all times you have the right to know what personal information Valco Ltd has collected about you and have the information deleted. For any enquiries, please contact us.