Privacy Policy

Your privacy is critically important to us.

Responsible in terms of data protection law

Massive Insights GmbH
Eppendorfer Weg 209
20253 Hamburg
e-mail: privacy@veescore.com

At Massive Insights we have a few fundamental principles:

  • We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it.
  • We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products, or protect our rights.
  • We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of one of our services.
  • In our products, we aim to make it as simple as possible for you to control what’s visible to the public, seen by search engines, kept private, and permanently deleted.

Below is our privacy policy which incorporates these goals:

Massive Insights GmbH (“Massive Insights”) operates several websites including VeeScore.com. It isMassive Insights’ policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

For privacy related matters please write us at privacy@veescore.com.

 

Data processing with informational use of the website

This website can be viewed without personal data being provided by the user. However, so-called log files are automatically created by the web server used. For example, these log files store:

  • Domain
  • IP address
  • Time
  • “Request”
  • Status code
  • transmitted bytes
  • “Useragent”

This information is technically necessary to make the website and its content properly and functionally available and is necessary when using the internet. The data will be deleted after 3 days. The data also enable the website operator to review and optimize the functionality of the website and background art. This is the legitimate interest of the person responsible.

If third party services are used for the functionality of the Website, please refer to the relevant section later in this statement.

Data processing when contacting

If you contact Massive Insights GmbH, whether by e-mail, telephone or in any other way, the data provided by you in the context of the contact will be processed to handle your expressed concerns. Due to legal regulations, the data must be archived as business letters for 6 years.

Data processing at the conclusion of the contract

If you sign a contract with Massive Insights GmbH, the data stored and processed by you in the context of the contract will be used for the execution of your order.

Your data is passed on to the service providers who are involved in the performance of the contract, such as, if necessary, the bank responsible for the payment processing. Only the data absolutely necessary for the respective purpose are passed on.

Legal basis of data processing

Legal basis for data processing
– in the case of your consent, Art. 6 (1) (a), Art. 7 GDPR.
– to fulfill our contractual obligations towards you and to carry out pre-contractual measures is Art. 6 (1) (b) GDPR.
– to fulfill our own legal obligations is Art. 6 (1) (c) GDPR.
– to safeguard our legitimate interests is Art. 6 (1) (f) GDPR.

Measures for data security

Massive Insights GmbH shall apply the technical, organizational, and, in the case of order data processing, contractual measures to ensure the confidentiality and security of your data against unauthorized access, destruction, loss and manipulation. These measures include the encrypted transfer of data between your browser and the server.

Passing on your data

We will only share your personal information with third parties if:
– You have given your express consent to this (Article 6 (1) sentence 1 (a) GDPR), or
– legally permissible and necessary for the performance of contractual relationships with you (Article 6 (1) (1) (b) GDPR ), or
– there is a legal obligation to disclose (Article 6 (1) (1) (c) GDPR), or
– disclosure is required to assert, exercise or defend legal claims and there is no reason to assume that you have a predominantly legitimate interest in not disclosing your data (Article 6 (1) (1) (f) GDPR).

Cookies

On this website, as on many other websites, cookies are used. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer for some time. You do not harm your computer and, in particular, you are unable to take any action. These are not viruses, Trojans or other malware. Cookies are required to store information associated with the website on your computer and to re-submit it to the web server upon request. This may serve to allow the user to personalize the web page for themselves and, for example, to set the language, font size or design of the web page. Cookies can also be used to identify the user for the duration of a session. This is especially necessary if a shopping cart is required for the execution of orders
must be created. In the requirement to provide a user-friendly and user-friendly website lies the legitimate interest of the person responsible for the processing of your personal data, Art. 6 (1) (f) GDPR.

In the settings of your web browser you have the option to prevent or allow the acceptance of cookies generally or selectively and to delete individual or all cookies. Please note that you can not use functions of this website, or only to a limited extent, if your web browser does not accept cookies.

Blog entries

On this website you have the possibility to comment on blog entries. By submitting the comment you consent to the person responsible for processing your contribution as well as information that identifies you as the author of the contribution. The processing is based on your consent.

Registration / Account

On this website you have the opportunity to register and create a customer account. When registering personal data such as name, address and contact information, such as e-mail address and / or phone number are queried and stored. These data are linked to your order history and can be viewed and changed by you when you are logged into your customer account. The processing is based on your consent.

 

Newsletter

On this website you have the opportunity to sign up for a newsletter. The newsletters contain the specific topics or information given. If the content of the registration is not specifically defined, the newsletter contains advertising information about our company, offers, products or special promotions. For the registration only the indication of your E-Mail address is necessary. If special services or services are offered in connection with the newsletter, additional fields are available as part of the registration for the newsletter, in which the data required for the respective services or services can be entered. These additional fields are not required fields. Registration for the newsletter is only possible with an e-mail address. The processing of the given data is exclusively for the sending of the newsletter as well as for the provision of the additionally ordered services. The processing takes place on the basis of your consent, Art. 6 (1) (DSGVO).

The newsletter is sent by an external service provider to whom your personal data required for the delivery of the ordered newsletter will be transmitted.

You can read more about the service provider in section “Third party services” – MailChimp

To ensure that only the real owner of the specified email address can log in, the so-called double-opt-in procedure is used. Initially, only an e-mail will be sent with a confirmation link. Only after confirmation is the e-mail address registered to receive the newsletter. The registration is stored in fulfillment of the legal proof obligations with registration and confirmation time, as well as IP address.

You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time by clicking on the link contained in the newsletter.

Third party services

– Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses cookies. These are small text files that make it possible to store specific user-related information on the user’s device. These allow an analysis of the use of our website offer by Google. The information collected by the cookie about the use of our pages (including your IP address) is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software. However, we point out that in this case you may not be able to use functions of this website, or only to a limited extent. To disable Google Analytics, Google provides a browser plug-in at http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.

We point out that on this website Google Analytics has been extended by the code “gat._anonymizeIp ();” in order to ensure an anonymous collection of IP addresses (so-called IP-Masking). If the anonymization is active, Google truncates IP addresses within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area, and therefore no identification of your identity is possible. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. Google complies with the Privacy Policy of the Privacy Shield Agreement and is registered with the US Department of Commerce Privacy Shield Program. (Https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt000000001L5AAI).
Google uses the information collected to evaluate the use of our Web sites, to write reports for us and to provide other related services to us. The information collected will not be merged with other data on Google. Learn more at https://www.google.com/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html.

In the evaluation of the use of the web pages is the legitimate interest of the person responsible for data processing, Art. 4 para. 1 letter f DSGVO.

– MailChimp

We use MailChimp, a US-based email service, to store your details and send you our newsletter. In the process of working with Mailchimp your data may be transferred outside the EEA, to the US. Mailchimp is self-certified under Privacy Shield and lawfully transfers EU/EEA personal data to the US according to its Privacy Shield Certification.

You can find out more about MailChimp’s privacy policy and the steps the company has taken to comply with the GDPR here: https://kb.mailchimp.com/accounts/management/about-the-general-data-protection-regulation

Payment service

If you use a payment service provider (eg. PayPal, credit card company) to pay for the service purchased and the payment process is technically directly connected to the purchase or connected to it, the personal data that is required will be transmitted to the relevant provider are to identify you and the payment to be made. The data processing by the payment service provider takes place in its own responsibility. For details please refer to the privacy policy of the respective service provider.

Data transmission to third countries

The controller does not transfer personal data to a third country or to an international organization.

Your rights

The person responsible attaches great importance to the protection of your personal data. The personal data relating to you will be deleted without request for purpose, or, if legal archiving obligations exist, at the end of which it will be deleted unsolicited.

If the data processing is based on your consent, you can revoke this consent at any time and without giving reasons for the future. The revocation does not affect the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of the granted consent until the revocation, Art. 7 para. 3 GDPR.

You have the right to request information from the person responsible about the processing of personal data concerning you, Art. 15 GDPR.

You have the right to demand the correction of personal data stored about you, Art. 16 GDPR.

You have the right to demand the deletion of your personal data, Art. 17 GDPR.

You have the right to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal data, Art. 18 GDPR.

You have the right to transfer the personal data concerning you, Art. 20 GDPR.

You have the right, for reasons arising from your particular situation, to object at any time to the processing of your personal data relating to you pursuant to Article 6 (1) (e) or (f), Art. 21 GDPR.

For all concerns mentioned above concerning the processing of your personal data by the o.g. Persons responsible, please contact the person responsible under the contact information given above or in the imprint.

You have the right to complain to the competent supervisory authority about the processing of personal data relating to you, if you believe that the processing of your personal data infringes the provisions of the GDPR, Art. 77 GDPR.