Expat-Living.info is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Expat-Living.info website and governs data collection and usage. By using the Expat-Living.info website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

Expat-Living.info may collect personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address and name. Expat-Living.info may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that may automatically be collected by Expat-Living.info. This information is used by Expat-Living.info for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Expat-Living.info Website.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Expat-Living.info public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Expat-Living.info does not read any of your private online communications.

Expat-Living.info encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from Expat-Living.info so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Expat-Living.info is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Expat-Living.info and Expat-Living.info family of websites.

Use of your Personal Information

Expat-Living.info may collect and use your personal information to operate the Expat-Living.info website and deliver the services you have requested. Expat-Living.info may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Expat-Living.info and its affiliates. Expat-Living.info may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

Expat-Living.info does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Expat-Living.info may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (for instance email, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Expat-Living.info may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Expat-Living.info, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Expat-Living.info keeps track of the website and pages our users and customers visit within Expat-Living.info, in order to determine what Expat-Living.info services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Expat-Living.info to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Expat-Living.info will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Expat-Living.info or the website; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Expat-Living.info; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Expat-Living.info, or the public.

Use of Cookies

The Expat-Living.info website uses “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a Web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Expat-Living.info Web pages, or register with Expat-Living.info website or services, a cookie helps Expat-Living.info to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Expat-Living.info website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Expat-Living.info features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Expat-Living.info services or Web pages you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

Expat-Living.info secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Expat-Living.info secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Your electronic purchase with us is secure: personal information and payment information is encrypted using the highest standards available and sent in secure connection. We do not store any credit card numbers on our system.

Changes to this Statement

Expat-Living.info will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Any changes to the policy are communicated on this website. Expat-Living.info encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Expat-Living.info is protecting your information.

Contact Information

Expat-Living.info welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Expat-Living.info has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Expat-Living.info at http://expat-living.info/contact/ . We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.

Governing Law, Jurisdiction and Dispute Resolution

All matters concerning the validity and interpretation of and performance of our services shall be governed by the material laws of Switzerland. Any user of the Expat-Living.info website consents to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Baar/Switzerland.