2. What is a cookie?
A cookie is a tiny file set onto your device that enables ShopX functionality and features. Such cookies enable us to recognize you and your device, protect your access to our website, and even help us know if there is any unauthorized access to your account from a different device.
3. What are cookies used for?
- Understand more about our users,
- Improve their experience across our website,
- Recognize a computer when a user visits our website,
- Track users as they navigate the website,
- Improve the website's usability,
- Analyze the use of the website,
- Administer the website,
- Prevent fraud and improve the security of the website, and
- Personalize the website for our users.
4. When does ShopX place cookies?
Any browser visiting our website, ShopX , will receive cookies from us.
5. What types of cookies does ShopX use?
We use two types of cookies. The first one is persistent, permanent, or stored cookie that is stored on a user's hard drive until it expires or the user deletes it. We use these persistent cookies to collect your identifying data. The other one is session cookie that only lasts for as long as the session.
6. Controlling cookies
You can control cookies being placed on your hard drive through your browsers’ settings preferences.
7. Your Rights
Under the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), you as the owner of the data have the right to access, modify, and delete your data. This is to ensure that ShopX is compliant with the GDPR to protect your personal data with regard to the processing of such collected data and on the free movement of such data.
7.1. Withdrawal of consent including marketing opt-out
At any time, you may retract consent for data processing, without affecting the lawfulness of processing based on consent before its withdrawal. You may also stop us from processing your personal details for marketing purposes.
7.2. Access to personal data
You can ask us to give you your personal and official information we may have. Following a request, it will take up to 30 working days for us to provide you such requested information.
7.3. Data withholding
We may also withhold such data to the extent allowed by law.
7.3.1. Retention of your data
Your banking or financial details will be kept with us for the required period designated by UK tax and revenue legislation.
If you continue to be our active member (whether free or paid), your personal profile and membership data will be retained for up to specified years following cessation of your membership.
Otherwise, we will erase your data once we feel it is not required for the purpose we collected it for.
7.3.2. Changing or erasing data
You may instruct us to change or erase any inaccurate data that may no longer necessary.
7.3.3. Complaints to a supervisory authority
You also have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority.