Privacy Policy

Welcome to The Daily Chess! We collect and manage user data according to the following privacy policy:

Data Collection

We collect information you provide directly to us. For example, we may collect information when you fill out a form, purchase a service or good, request customer support, or otherwise communicate with us. The types of information we may collect include, but are not limited to, your name, email address, phone number, and other contact or identifying information you choose to provide.

We collect anonymous data from every visitor of the website to monitor traffic and fix bugs. For example, we collect information like web requests, the data sent in response to such requests, the Internet Protocol address, the browser type, the browser language, and a timestamp for the request.

Cookies

We also use various technologies to collect information, and this may include sending cookies to your computer. Cookies are small data files stored on your hard drive or in your device memory that helps us to improve our services and your experience, see which areas and features of our services are popular and count visits. We may also collect information using web beacons (also known as “tracking pixels”). Web beacons are electronic images that may be used in our services or emails and to track count visits or understand usage and campaign effectiveness.

Data Usage

We use your personal information to provide you with our services or to communicate with you about the website or the services. We employ industry standard techniques to protect against unauthorized access of data about you that we store, including personal information.

Data Sharing

We do not share personal information you have provided to us without your consent, unless:

  • Doing so is appropriate to provide our services (see “Service Providers” below)
  • We believe it’s needed to enforce our legal agreements or that is legally required
  • We believe it’s needed to detect, prevent, or address fraud, security or technical issues

We may allow third parties to provide analytics services. These third parties may use cookies, web beacons and other technologies to collect information about your use of the services and other websites, including your IP address, web browser, pages viewed, time spent on pages, links clicked and conversion information.

We may also use social buttons provided by services like Twitter, Google, LinkedIn and Facebook. Your use of these third-party services is entirely optional. We are not responsible for the privacy policies and/or practices of these third-party services, and you are responsible for reading and understanding those third party services’ privacy policies.

European Residents

If you are a European resident, you have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us through the contact information below.

Additionally, note that we are processing your information in order to fulfill contracts we might have with you, or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above.  Lastly, please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including but not limited to the United States.

Service Providers

We may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:

  • To facilitate our service
  • To provide the service on our behalf
  • To perform service-related services
  • To assist us in analyzing how our service is used

We want to inform our users that these third parties may have access to your personal information. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on our behalf.

Links to Other Sites

Our website may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by us. Therefore, we strongly advise you to review the privacy policy of these websites. We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.

Communication Preferences

You may modify your communication preferences and/or opt-out from specific communications at any time.

Security

We take reasonable steps to protect personally identifiable information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, you should keep in mind that no Internet transmission is ever completely secure or error-free. In particular, email sent to or from the Sites may not be secure.

About Children

This website is not intended for children under the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information via the website from visitors in this age group.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

We may amend this privacy policy from time to time. Use of information we collect now is subject to the privacy policy in effect at the time such information is used.

If we make major changes in the way we collect or use information, we will notify you by posting an announcement on the website or sending you an email.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or suggestions about our privacy policy, do not hesitate to contact us.