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Privacy Policy

You will find here the privacy policy of the blog My virtual friend according to the new regulations and norms imposed by the European Union.

1. What is personal data

These are provided according to the fundamental human rights, Art. 8, Alin. 1 “The book of the fundamental rights of the European Union” and Art. 16. Alin. 1 of the “Treaty on the functioning of the European Union”.

According to Article 4 – Definitions. Personal data “means any information regarding an identified or identifiable natural person (<< data subject >>); an identifiable natural person is a person that can be identified, directly or indirectly, especially by reference to an identification element, such as name, identity number, location data, an online identifier, or to one or more specific elements, its own physical, physiological, genetic, psychological, economic, cultural or social identity. “

2. Your rights as a user

According to the legislative changes regarding the protection of personal data and their processing, your data can be used only with your consent and only under the conditions chosen by you. Except for a legal inquiry in accordance with European Union law where personal data are required.

In case of violation of these rights, both the persons who manage the data and those who process them (for example, those who provide hosting services or Cloud), are penalized according to the legislation in force and according to the gravity of the committed act.

As a user you have the right to:

  • access to your personal data (by request you can find out which data are stored by the site, how they are processed, where and for what purpose.)
  • modification of the conditions of use of personal data.
  • deleting your data from this site
  • data porting (you have the right to request the data in a predetermined format to send it to another data processor) – this is only valid for social media companies, banks or other public institutions

Your consent can only be received by checking the conditions under which your blog data can be used from a form on this blog.

3. What information does the blog collect?

I collect: the name, the email, your comments on the blog and data related to the interaction with the blog (what articles you watched and the time you stayed on the blog). These data come under the protection of the law of the European Union according to which these data are confidential and can be used only with the consent of the user only for the purposes for which he issued the electronic agreement.

4. How do I use the data?

I use this data only with your permission in order to improve the online experience on this blog and to keep you updated with the new articles published.

My virtual friend will respect the right to privacy. I will never and in any way use your contact details or the information you send for purposes other than the purpose for which they were sent and I will never share them with third parties or companies.

5. Who has access to this data?

My virtual friend and data usage partners (Mailerlite- e-mail partner, Hosterion – hosting partner and Google Analytics – site analytics partner) are the only recipients of the information collected from this site. I will not sell, offer or rent this information to third parties or companies in any form, unless requested by the authorities of European Union through a judicial mandate.

6. The contact form

To contact me, the user must complete a contact form in which provides certain information (name, and email address). This information is used only to contact the user regarding any questions or suggestions for the site.

7. Newsletter

The user has the right to subscribe or unsubscribe from the newsletter. Any changes to the information regarding my Virtual Friend will be presented on this site. If the user wishes to receive the newsletter of the blog, we will ask for information such as name and e-mail address.

8. Security

This site takes all precautions to protect user information. When users provide personal information through the site, this information is protected both online and offline.

9. Announce changes

If I decide to change our policy, I will post these changes on the main page so that all users are always informed about the information I collect, how I use it and under what circumstances, if any, I make them public. If I decide to use personal information for purposes or means other than those presented at the time of registration, I will notify users by email. Users may or may not agree with the use of the information for other purposes. I will use the information in accordance with the policy under which the information was collected.

10. Deleting personal information from database

Users may decide to ask me to delete their personal information from database. For this you need send an email to my Virtual Friend with the subject “deletion of personal data” on the Contact page. The user will be notified by email that the data has been deleted.

11. Legal framework

All the provisions of this act is built to follow the provisions of the Romanian and European Union laws and will be interpreted according to this laws in force.