Privacy Policy

Last updated: 22 May 2021

Who we are

Our website address is: www.thebusincostarica.com.

How are we obtaining your data

The personal data which we are obtaining at thebusincostarica.com come from:

  • Contact form

GDPR rights

If you are within the European Union, you are entitled to certain information and have certain rights under the General Data Protection Regulation. Those rights include:

  • to seek restrictions on the processing of your data.
  • to request access to your data stored by us.
  • to either rectify or erase your personal data.

To the extent that you provided consent to the processing of your personal data, you have the right to withdraw that consent at any time, without affecting the lawfulness of processing based upon consent that occurred prior to your withdrawal of consent.

You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority that has jurisdiction over issues related to the General Data Protection Regulation.

Should you wish to have your information deleted, please use our contact form and submit a request.

Legitimation for the processing of your data

The legal foundation for the processing of your data is the acceptance of this privacy policy.

To submit the contact form on this website it is required to accept this privacy policy.

Data category

The category of the personal data provided is identification data.

The category of specially protected data is not processed.

What is the purpose of collecting your data

The collection of your personal data has the following purpose:

  • Contact form: to provide an answer to the user’s enquiries and to implement improvements on this website based on the user’s feedback.

We may also use the information collected in the following ways:

  • To operate and maintain this website;
  • To improve your experience on this website;
  • To respond to your comments;
  • To provide you with user support;
  • Provide and deliver the information, products and services you request, process transactions and send you related information, including confirmations and receipts;
  • Send you technical notices, updates, security alerts, and support and administrative messages;
  • Monitor and analyze trends, usage and activities in connection with our services;

For how long we keep your data

We will retain any information you choose to provide to us until the earlier of:

  • You ask us to delete the information,
  • Our decision to cease using our existing data providers, or
  • Period until the last confirmation of interest: 1 year.

Who we share your data with

Some of the tools we use to manage your data are provided by third-parties.

We use the following service providers:

  • Google Analytics

Data protection

We employ commercially reasonable methods to ensure the security of the information you provide to us and the information we collect automatically. This includes using standard security protocols and working only with reputable third-party vendors.

We may use software programs to create summary statistics, which are used for such purposes as assessing the number of visitors to the different sections of our site, what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas.

For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, we use software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.

Changes

We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time. If we do, we will let you know by revising the date at the top of the policy. If we make a change to this policy that, in our sole discretion, is material, we will provide you with additional notice. We encourage you to review the Privacy Policy whenever you access or use our Services or otherwise interact with us to stay informed about our information practices and the ways you can help protect your privacy. If you continue to use our Services after Privacy Policy changes go into effect, you consent to the revised policy.