Home Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

MyStartupLand (the “Website“) and any information obtained is stored on servers operated and maintained by Neostrada.nl.

How we use your information
This Privacy Policy tells you what to expect when MyStartupLand collects personal information. It applies to information we collect about:

  • Visitors to our websites;
  • People who use our services, for example, those who subscribe to our newsletters or request information on becoming a contributor to our web-magazine;

Visitors to our websites
When someone visits MyStartupLand, we collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behavior patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. We collect this information in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting any of our websites. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source.

If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through our website (e.g.email addresses or name), we will be clear about this. We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it. (e.g. when you subscribe to our newsletter)

Use of cookies by MyStartupLand
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

Cookies can be deleted from your hard drive or you can configure your web browser so that it rejects cookies. To learn more about cookies and how to reject them, visit www.aboutcookies.org.

Many of the cookies we use are essential for parts of the site to operate correctly and has already been set. You may delete and block all cookies from this site, but parts of the site will not work as a result.

Data Protection Act
MyStartupLand is committed to protecting your privacy and we take our responsibilities regarding the security of information you provide to us very seriously.

The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to inform you, as a visitor of MyStartupLand, what kinds of information we may gather about you when you visit the Website, how we may use that information, whether we disclose it to anyone, the choices you have regarding our use of that information and how you can correct that information. If you have any concerns, questions or comments about this Privacy Policy or MyStartupLand you can contact us at privacy@mystartupland.com or send a message through our “Contact Us” form.

MyStartupLand’s Use of Information
In order to make use of certain services provided through the Website such as commenting and email newsletters, you will need to subscribe to our website. When you do so, you will provide us with information about yourself. You can update your preferences through unsubscribing to any newsletter you receive as well as completing the following form at “Data User Consent” page.

We may also share your information with associated companies for marketing purposes.  By providing us with your email address you consent to be contacted by these methods for these purposes. If you do not want to receive marketing information from us or associated companies you can notify us as shown in the paragraph above.

You can stop receiving this information at any time by following the unsubscribe instructions on the correspondence you receive, by amending your marketing preferences in your profile, or by emailing privacy@mystartupland.com, giving your username and email address and details of the information you no longer wish to receive.

By providing us with your personal information, you consent to us processing your information as set out in this Privacy Policy.

Disclosure to third parties
We will only pass your information on to associated third parties for the purpose of enabling them to send you information which may be of interest to you if you have indicated you are happy for us to do so in your marketing preferences.

If any third party is organising and/or managing any promotion, competition, survey or poll run through the Website on our behalf, we may disclose your information to that third party to enable them to do so but they will be prohibited from using your information for any other purpose, unless you have given them specific consent.

Please note that if you upload or post any information to a public part of the Website, we may use it in accordance with our terms and conditions of use and it may be viewed and used by others.

Maintenance and storage of information
Your information is collected and stored on servers which are owned and maintained by Neostrada.nl. We may keep your information for a reasonable period for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy.

Our email newsletters
If you subscribe to receive one or more of our email newsletters we will provide those newsletter(s) to you free of charge unless otherwise stated.

Our newsletters may contain promotions or advertisements relating to goods or services provided by us and associated third parties from time to time. If at any time you wish to unsubscribe from an email newsletter you may do so by following the unsubscribe instructions on the newsletter, on the Website, or by emailing privacy@mystartupland.com, giving them your email address and details of the newsletter you no longer wish to receive.

Third party sites
The Website contains links to third-party websites. We may, on occasion, disclose non-personal aggregated information to the owners or providers of those third party websites. We link to a wide variety of other websites and we display advertisements from third parties on our Website. We may monetize some of these links through the use of third-party affiliate programmes. Notwithstanding such affiliate programmes, we are not responsible for the content or privacy policies of these websites or for third party advertisers, nor for the way in which information about their users is treated. In particular, unless expressly stated, we are not agents for those sites or advertisers nor are we authorized to make representations on their behalf.

Security
In accordance with our requirements under the Data Protection Act 1998, we will adopt appropriate security procedures to help prevent unauthorized access to your information. MyStartupLand shall not be liable for any attempt to hack or crack or otherwise gain access to any part of this Website including any of your information.

Usage of information
We may use your information as set out in this Privacy Policy and in any other manner you expressly consent to us doing so, we may also use your information for any purpose if we are required to do so by any law or other regulatory or government authority, to enforce the terms of use or to enforce our rights, or to protect the safety of others. In particular, we may collect and use personal information for the purposes of investigating and, if necessary, removing any content about which we receive a complaint.

Policy changes
By using MyStartupLand you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy. We may amend this Privacy Policy from time to time. If we do so, we will post an updated version on the Website. You will be bound by the new terms upon your continued use of the Website.

Contact details
If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, you can contact us at:
email: privacy@mystartupland.com