Information we collect
Personal Data Provided by You: We collect and store any personally identifiable information you provide to us when you create your profile and by using certain features of our Website. You are under no obligation to provide us with personal information of any kind, however, your refusal to do so may prevent you from using certain features or accessing certain products provided on our Website.
Automatic Data: We and our authorized 3rd-party agents receive and store various types of information when you interact with our Website that does not include any of your personal information such as IP address, cookies, device you are using, language displayed, geographic location and other data in order to analyze statistics and trends, diagnose and administer our Website and also improve the quality of our services.
Disclosure of Your Information
IKO will not sell or rent your personal identifying information without your consent. IKO may send personal identifying information about you to third parties as follows:
Service Providers: We may share the information we have collected to various third-party services that help us provide our services (“Service Providers”). All our Service Providers are required to protect your information and limit their usage to the completion of services for our Website only.
Our Team Members: Our team or authorized consultants may have access to your personal information in order to be able to develop and conduct our business properly.
Transfers: If our company would be acquired, your personal information would be among the transferred assets.
Required by Law or to Protect Rights: If we believe the release of information about you is necessary to respond to legal process, to investigate or remedy potential violations of our policies, or to protect the rights, property, and safety of others, we may share your information as permitted or required by any applicable law, rule, or regulation.
Analytics and Service Providers: We use various Service Providers (such as Google Analytics, Mixpanel, and Facebook Pixels among other) to help us analyze and improve our products and services. You can disable Analytics by opting out in your Account or in the cookie banner.
Advertising: We also may use third-party advertising services like Google AdWords or Google Sense to promote our products or services. Some of these services may read or set cookies in order to measure the effectiveness of our campaigns.
If you communicate with IKO by email, you should note that the secrecy of Internet email is uncertain. By sending sensitive or confidential messages or information which are not encrypted you accept the risk of possible lack of confidentiality over the Internet. IKO uses industry standard SSL encryption to protect data transmissions. Despite our efforts, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable, and no method of data transmission can be guaranteed against any interception or other types of misuse. Any information disclosed online is vulnerable to interception and misuse by unauthorized parties. Therefore, we cannot guarantee complete security if you provide personal information.
Updating your personal information and privacy preferences
You have the right to access and correct your personal information at any time and request to receive an exported file of the personal data from your Account. You can request that we can erase any personal data we hold about you except the data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
If you no longer wish to receive communication, emails, or other communications from us, you may edit the tab subscription in your Account. Keep in mind that you will still receive emails regarding the services you have subscribed unless you terminate your account.
Privacy for Children
You must be at least 16 years old in order to use our professional services. We do not knowingly solicit information from or market to children under the age of 16. If you become aware of any data we have collected from children under age 16, please contact us using the contact information provided below. We recommend that minors must ask their parents’ permission before using our Website or sending any information over the Internet.
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