Who we are
Our website address is: https://consumerstrustedratings.org/
What personal data we gather and why we gather it
When visitors share comments on our site we gather the data shown in the comment form, and also IP address of the visitor, and browser user agents string to help indentify spam, if any.
If you upload any images to our site, avoid uploading all the images with all incorporated location data (EXIF GPS) added. Visitors to our website could download as well as extract any location data from the images on the website.
If you share any comment on our website you might opt to save your email address name, and website in cookies. Also, these available are for your convenience so that you need not refill your details when you share another comment. The cookies will remain for a year.
If you go to our login page, we will leave temporary cookies to check if your browser is accepting allows cookies.
This cookie has no personal data and is removed as soon as the user closes his/her browser.
Once you log in, we will set up different cookies to just save your login information as well as your screen display choices. Login cookies remain active for about two days, and screen option cookie generally lasts for one year. If you select the “Remember Me” button, your login will remain for 2 weeks. When you log out from your current account, all the login cookies would be removed.
If you publish or edit an article, an extra cookie would be saved in your browser. Also, this cookie does not store any personal data and shows the post ID of the specific article you have just edited. Also, it will expire in 1 day.
The embedded content on other sites
Articles on this website might include the incorporated content like articles, images, videos, etc.). The embedded content from other sites works in the same way as if the website visitor has visited the other websites.
Whom we share your personal data with
How long we retain/keep your data
If you share a comment, the metadata and comment are retained for an indefinite period. This is because we recognize and also approve all the follow-up comment automatically and not holding these in a moderation queue.
For the users that register on our site, we store all the personal information he/she shares in their user profile. Also, all visitors can change, see, or delete their personal information at any point of time (except that they can’t modify their username). The website administrators can see and also edit the information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have created a new account on this website, or have shared comments, you can also request for getting an exported file of your personal data we have about you, including the data you have shared with us. You can also request for removing any of your personal data we have about you. This doesn’t include the data we are supposed to keep for legal, administrative, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
The website visitor comments can also be checked using the automated spam detection service.
Your contact information
What data breach protocols we have
How we protect your personal data
Which all third parties we fetch data from
What automated profiling/ decision-making we do with the user data
Industry regulatory disclosure frameworks