Privacy Policy

Introduction

lowcarbist.com is a site gathering three distinct poles: a news site, an online community in the form of a forum and an online game “agario”. Our users have an identity and data common to these three platforms. Data security and confidentiality are important commitments in our service proposal. The greatest seriousness is therefore assured to them.

This privacy policy governs how our platforms, hereinafter referred to as “The Site”, use, store and disclose information obtained from our users. It applies to all services or products offered by lowcarbist.com, for all users and visitors.

In order to ensure the confidentiality and legal processing of the data of its visitors, lowcarbist.com, in its role of data controller and data controller, conducts its activities in the strict application of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (GDPR).

What information do we use? How do we use them?

We reserve the right to collect the following information about you:

Site users and visitors – General information
We can obtain your personal data in various ways, when you visit The Site, subscribe to our email distribution lists, fill out a form, or use the resources that we make available to you.

Physical identification and contact information
You will be invited to enter, for any registration on the Site: your user name, a valid email address and your password. You can then enter other optional information about your game consoles, your date of birth, your profile picture, etc. Depending on the services you wish to use on the Site, you will also be asked to provide your first and last name and your physical address. This latest information is there within the legal framework for billing for services.

Technical informations

We automatically collect information related to your interaction with The Site. The IP address by which you access the Site is recorded. In addition, the date, time, information about your browser, your operating system and your computer type may be recorded. Your clicks and the pages viewed can be collected by The Site.

Cookies are used for the purpose of analyzing user traffic (Google Analytics), but also in order to keep your connection session active on the Site.

Third-party platforms (incl. Registration / Connection via social networks)

We reserve the right to collect, process or obtain information when you interact with our content on third party sites or platforms. This includes social networks like Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. One-click connection platforms (Steam, Google, Facebook) may also provide us, with your agreement, with information that we keep: name, email address, profile URL. In any case, we limit ourselves to the data that you and only you wish to provide us. Please note, however, that refusing access to certain essential data will result in the inaccessibility of our services.

Cookie management policy

Cookies are used on this site in several contexts. If you have an account and connect to this site, we will create a temporary cookie to verify that your browser accepts them. It does not contain any personal data.

At the time of connection, we will set one or more cookies, called “session cookies”, allowing our system to find and personalize the information to be displayed to you. This cookie lasts up to 1 week, and can persist for 1 year if you specify it (by checking “Remember me” at login). If you log out, session cookies will be automatically deleted.

In short, among the cookies used directly by lowcarbist.com include:

Persistent sessions of users connected to the site’s platforms
Agario Reward Program Verification Data .

How do we use site data?

Site data can be used for the following purposes:

Site platform users

  • Content and user administration, internal operations including troubleshooting, research, data analysis, statistics or user surveys
  • Writing content related to testimonials from members of our community, or promoting content written on the Site
  • To participate in the features made available to you on the site
  • Sending, at our convenience, emails that may be linked to our content or information
  • Provide support to users in case of specific problems
  • The grouping and accounting treatment of data related to the purchases of our services

Sharing information with third parties

We do not access, trade, or sell our users’ personally identifiable information to third parties. Customers and visitors to our site may use third-party service providers to improve the operation of the site or their experience there.

We may share information with these third parties for limited purposes, under your consent. lowcarbist.com is engaged with certain subcontractors who, downstream, may process personal data linked to the Site. These subcontractors are listed below and can be updated in the event of a change:

  • Google Analytics – Privacy shield
  • Facebook
  • Google
  • Steam
  • AllKeyShop Network
  • AdCash Network

Consultation of third party sites

Visitors may find advertising or other material on our site that points to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, sponsors, advertisers or other third parties. We have no control over the content and / or links that appear on these sites and we are not responsible for the practices used on them. These sites and services are subject to change at any time, and have their own general privacy and customer service policies. By interacting or browsing these other websites, you are subject to their terms and policy.

Legal information

In limited circumstances, we may be required to disclose your personal data to public authorities or to third parties, in particular if this disclosure responds to legal requests within the framework of law enforcement or within the framework of national security. , especially in France and Europe. This same information may be disclosed to third parties if the judicial authority requires us to do so, in particular but not only in response to court orders or summonses to appear. lowcarbist.com may also transmit this data in the case of suspected illegal activities (fraud, potential threats to the integrity of any person, violation of our various conditions and policies, etc.).

Information security commitment

Information security is one of our priorities. As such, we engage in multiple procedures, whether technical, business or organizational, to protect the information we process. We protect ourselves in particular but not exclusively against unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction of data.

The most sensitive personal data such as passwords are protected in the form of a cryptographic fingerprint (or “hash”), or by means of a symmetric cryptographic process. This includes your password, which is NEVER retained by us.

Beyond our internal procedures, no transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. In fact we encourage all our visitors and users to have protection tools to ensure their own security, such as firewalls, antivirus and recognized browsers (Chrome, Firefox, Edge, Safari, Opera, Vivaldi).

Residents of the European Union and the EEA

lowcarbist.com and The Site are based on a storage of personal data exclusively in Europe. Please be aware that all information provided to us, including personal data, is transferred from your country of origin to the European Union. Certain data may be transferred to third parties that do not have a data server in Europe. If they do not benefit from the Privacy Shield between the EU and the destination country (ex: US), we may ask your consent to authorize us to provide this data.

Transfer and storage of personal data

As said before, lowcarbist.com and Le Site rely on data storage exclusively in Europe. No data transfer is organized downstream, and the data centers on which the storage is based are certified and members of the GDPR. In order to guarantee our users and our European visitors the legality of our services in terms of the processing of personal data, we scrupulously respect the GDPR. The latter obliges us, as data controller, to protect the confidentiality of the data and to guarantee the most appropriate level of data security. Please be aware that the country in which we operate may have different and potentially less protective privacy and data protection laws. You accept this eventuality by accepting this general privacy policy.

You can withdraw your consent to this policy by requesting the deletion of your account, via the site (under development) or by email at the following address: admin@lowcarbist.com

Data retention period

User data is not kept longer than necessary to achieve the purposes for which it was collected. Likewise, we will delete the data if it is to be deleted in accordance with applicable laws or regulations.

When a user’s account is deleted or closed, all of their personal data associated with it will be deleted, provided that this does not conflict with the laws and regulations in force. As a reminder, in France, sites are responsible for the content hosted and must therefore do their best in the event of reports of illegal content.

Confidentiality control and choice of data use

On the Site, our users and visitors have the choice of how their personal data is used to contact them. They can unsubscribe immediately by unsubscribing or changing their account settings. A system, available in the forum account settings, allows you to deactivate any communication from campaigns or the Site. It is possible for any user, visitor, to request access, correction, restriction, deletion or portability of the data that we collect. These requests can be sent directly by email to admin@lowcarbist.com. Please note that an identity confirmation may be required to complete your request.

Protection of children’s privacy

In accordance with European data protection law, parental consent is compulsory for all minors under the age of 16, for the collection and use of their personal data. This consent is obtained through the approval of this general privacy policy.

However, if we learn later that a minor user under the age of 16 has not obtained the said agreement, we undertake to delete the data quickly from our database and will take the appropriate measures to prevent the user from ” access the Site again, unless we are legally responsible for storing this data. If you are the legal guardian or parent of a minor under the age of 16 and you wish to have more information on the data that we have about him, we invite you to contact us by email or post via the information of contact at the end of this policy.

Business transfers

In the case of an asset purchase or sale, customer information may be included. In addition, if lowcarbist.com or almost all of its assets were to be acquired, or in the (highly unlikely) case of bankruptcy, your data could be recovered by a third party. By default, you authorize this or these third parties to use your personal information, within the exceptional framework mentioned above. In case of refusal, we invite you to report your decision to admin@lowcarbist.com so that your data is deleted before any transfer.

Changes to this general privacy policy

lowcarbist.com reserves the right to update this general confidentiality policy at any time, totally or discreetly. When updating, the revision date of this policy will be updated at the bottom of the page. If you no longer agree with this policy, we invite you to request the deletion of your data by email. You can then continue to use the site as a normal visitor.

In addition, it is your responsibility to review this policy periodically. In return, we undertake to inform you in an intelligible manner of any modification made to this general privacy policy.

Acceptance of the policy

The continued use of this site, as well as the filling of the box “I accept the general privacy policy” at registration, signifies your acceptance of this policy. If, after modifications, you no longer agree with this policy, we invite you to ask us by email for the deletion of your personal data. You will then become an anonymous visitor to the site again.

Contact us

We leave available means of contact, for any additional request concerning this policy or the use of your data:

admin@lowcarbist.com