What Information Do We Collect?
When you visit Mpesarates.com you may provide us with two types of information: personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis and website use information collected on an aggregate basis as you and others browse our website.
- Personal Information You Choose to Provide
Email Information – If you choose to correspond with us through email, we may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and our responses. We provide the same protections for these electronic communications that we employ in the maintenance of information received by post and telephone.
- Web Site Use Information
Similar to other commercial websites, our website utilises a standard technology called “cookies” (see explanation below, “What Are Cookies?”) and web server log files to collect information about how our website is used. Information gathered through cookies and web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our website, and the websites visited just before and just after our website.
How We Use the Information That You Provide Us?
Generally, we use personal information to managing our professional activities, providing the products and services you requested, to process your payment, to monitor the use of the service, our marketing and promotional efforts and improve our content and service offerings, and customise Mpesarates.com’s content, design, services and for other legal purposes. These uses improve Mpesarates.com and better shape it to meet your desires. Personally identifiable information or business information will not be shared with parties except as obligatory by law. We may also use the information we collect to notify you about important changes on Mpesarates.com, new services, and special offers we think you may value. You always have an option to inform us at any time if you do not wish to receive these offers by emailing us at the link provided on the newsletter.
What Are Cookies?
How Do We Use Information We Collect from Cookies?
IP addresses are used by your computer every time you are connected to the Internet. Your IP address is a number that is used by computers on the network to identify your computer. IP addresses are automatically collected by our web server as part of demographic and profile data known as traffic data so that data (such as the Web pages you request) can be sent to you.
Sharing and Selling Information
We promise never to share, sell, lend or lease any of the information that uniquely identify a subscriber (such as email addresses or personal details) with anyone except to the extent it is necessary to process transactions or provide services that you have requested.
How to Access and Correct Your Information?
You may request access to all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintain in our database by using the Contact Us Form.
Legally Compelled Disclosure of Information
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Our Promise To Data Security:
Please Note: Your information will be stored and processed on our computers in US. The laws on holding personal data in US may be less strict than the laws of your country of residence. To prevent unauthorised access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have in place proper physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to protect and secure the information we collect on Mpesarates.com.
Mpesarates.com allows you to unsubscribe so as not to receive future messages. After unsubscribing we will discontinue sending the particular messages as soon as technically viable.
Surveys & Contests
Every now and then Mpesarates.com requests information from users via surveys or contests. Involvement in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you have a choice whether or not to disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and address), and demographic information (such as postal code, age). Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of Mpearates.com.
Changes in Ownership
In the event that Mpesarates.com (or a substantial portion of its assets) is acquired, your information would be considered part of those assets, and may be part of those assets that are transferred.
Last updated December 2015.