Collection and Use of Your Personal Information
The African Executive, or where relevant a designated service provider, collects personal information that you voluntarily provide on this Web site, on third-party websites and applications when subscribing to The African Executive which may include your name, address, email address, contact information, credit card number, billing information, password etc.
The African Executive uses this information for carefully considered purposes which include some or all of the following:
- to provide our services and products
- to communicate with you
- to help The African Executive improve our services and products and develop new services and products
- to provide support for our services and products, and for The African Executive internal quality control purposes
- to provide you with offers and promotions about services and products of The African Executive or of other parties that may be of interest to you
- to enhance your experience with this Web site, including to save your preference and login information
- to analyze web site usage and analyze use of the Web site
- to protect the interests, rights, safety, or property of The African Executive or others and to monitor compliance with and enforce the terms of any agreement with The African Executive
- to operate our services, products, and systems properly.
The African Executive and the parties with whom we work (e.g., service providers, business partners, advertisers and advertising servers) may place, view, and/or use “cookies”, Web server logs, Web beacons, or other electronic tools to collect statistical and other information about your use of this Web site and other websites. This information may include information about the IP address of your computer, browser type, language, operating system, your mobile device, device ID, geo-location data, the state or country from which you accessed this Web site, the Web pages visited, the date and the time of a visit, the websites you visited immediately before and after visiting this Web site, the number of links you click within this Web site, the functions you use on this Web site, the databases you view and the searches you request on this Web site, the data you save on or download from this Website and the number of times you view an advertisement.
The African Executive and the parties with whom we work may use the information collected for various reasons, either on behalf of The African Executive or for the other parties’ own purposes, including research, analysis, to better serve visitors to this Web site (such as by enabling log-in, providing access to certain sections of this Web site, providing customized content, or presenting online advertising on this Web site or other websites tailored to your interests), to compile aggregate and anonymous information about usage of this Web site and other websites, other statistics, etc. However, if you have deleted and disabled cookies, these uses will not be possible to the extent they are based on cookie information. To opt out of Google Analytics, including Demographics and Interest Reporting, please click here.
If you prefer that we not combine non-personal information that has been collected, through cookies, about your use of this Web site or other websites with personal or other information about you, then please delete and disable cookies for each browser, on each computer you use to surf the Web.
Most browsers are set to accept cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually set your browser to disable cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. Likewise, most mobile devices allow you to disable the ability for geo-location information to be collected from your mobile device. The help function on most browsers and mobile devices contains instructions on how to set your browser to notify you before accepting cookies, disable cookies entirely, or disable the collection of geo-location data. You need to set each browser, on each device you use to surf the Web. Thus, if you use multiple browsers (e.g., Chrome, Safari, Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc.), you should repeat this procedure with each one. Similarly, if you connect to the Web from multiple devices (e.g., work and home), you need to set each browser on each device. Depending on your jurisdiction, you may be able to utilize additional cookie management tools. However, if you disable cookies or refuse to accept a request to place a cookie, it is possible that some parts of this Web site, such as the polls, surveys, contests, and product sales, and certain areas of the Web site for which you need to log in, will not function properly, and the advertising you receive when you visit this Web site may not be advertisements tailored to your interests.
Note that even if you exercise choice for targeted advertising, you will still receive online advertising.
Disclosure of Your Personal Information
The African Executive may also disclose your personal information to unaffiliated third parties if we believe in good faith that such disclosure is necessary to:
(a) comply with any applicable law, rule, or regulation, or in response to a subpoena, court order, or other legal process,
(b) protect the interests, rights, safety, or property of The African Executive or others;
(c) monitor compliance with and enforce any terms of service on this Web site;
(d) provide our services and products (including allowing a purchaser of The African Executive or The African Executive division to continue to serve you);
(e) perform other activities related to such services and products, including billing and collection;
(f) provide you with offers or promotions from The African Executive; or
(g) operate the systems that provide our services and products properly.
The collection, further use, and/or disclosure of your information by Third-Party Providers or by other third parties is not the responsibility of The African Executive. Rather, such collection, use, and/or disclosure is governed by the third parties’ privacy policies.
Accuracy, Security, and Retention of Your Personal Information
Any personal information you provide to The African Executive is kept on secure servers. The African Executive uses security measures appropriate to the provision of the relevant product or service, such as reasonable administrative, technical, personnel, and physical measures (a) to safeguard personal information against loss, theft, unauthorized use, disclosure, or modification; and (b) to ensure the integrity of the personal information. To help us protect your privacy, you should maintain the secrecy of the logon ID and password you may have set up in connection with your participation in this Web site’s service. Personal information is retained for as long as is necessary for the purpose for which it is collected, including legitimate business reasons, and/or legal and regulatory requirements.
Rights With Respect to Your Personal Information
Please note that it may take some time to process your request, consistent with applicable law.
Transfer of Your Personal Information to Other Countries
Links to Third-Party Websites
The African Executive may provide links to third-party websites, including social networking websites. Since we do not control third-party sites and are not responsible for any information you may provide while on such sites, we encourage you to read the privacy policies on those websites before providing any of your information on such sites.
To make such a request, please send an email with your first name, last name, mailing address, email address and telephone number to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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