Data Protection Policy

Introduction

My Fare Hunter gathers certain information about individuals.

These can include online users, business contacts, employees and other people the organisation has a relationship with or may need to contact.

This policy describes how this personal data must be collected, handled and stored to meet the company’s data protection standards — and to comply with the law.

Why this policy exists

This data protection policy ensures My Fare Hunter:

  • Complies with data protection law and follow good practice
  • Protects the rights of staff, customers and partners
  • Is open about how it stores and processes individuals’ data
  • Protects itself and its users from the risks of a data breach

How do we collect your information?

According to article 13 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), My Fare Hunter is required to detail the information we collect and possess, as well as the purpose of this processing.

Personal information we process is provided to us due to:

  • Actions you take, such as following, commenting, interacting with our content or contacting us.
  • Google Analytics, which provides small pieces of code that are used to measure web traffic and visitor behaviour.
  • Cookies, which are files that record your preferences & behaviour on the site.

The purpose behind this data collection is to create a profile and study our audience, thus enabling us to adjust our content.

Your consent

Articles 7 and 8 of the GDPR regulate your consent. In the case of My Fare Hunter:

When you:

  • Accept cookies on our website
  • Navigate through our website
  • Interact with us (Contact Form, Social Media, Comments)

You accept our access to the following data:

  • Name
  • Age
  • Gender
  • Email (Only when using the Contact Form and commenting)
  • Profile Picture (Only Social Media)
  • Language
  • Country

Your Data Protection Rights

  • You have the right to ask us for copies of your personal information.
  • You have the right to ask us to correct information you think is inaccurate.
  • You have the right to ask us to erase your collected information, for example when you withdraw your consent.
  • You have the right to request we restrict the processing of your data, for example when we are considering an objection you made about your data.
  • You have the right to object to processing of your data.
  • You have the right to ask for your data portability, when you have given us information that you now want transferred to another organisation or to you.

How we protect your personal data

  • We minimise data collection and retention: we don’t store your data anywhere  apart from where it’s strictly necessary.
  • We stay on top of current encryption practices.
  • Only employees of a certain level get access to sensitive data.
  • Two factor authentication is put into place.

Data protection law

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) replaces the Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC and is designed to protect European Citizens against data and privacy breaches.

Find out more on the official European Commission site.

 

 

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