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The Privacy Policy described below form part of our Legal Information documents all of which set out how we manange our relationship with our users. The other documents in this set are our Website Terms and Conditions and our Cookie Policy. Thank you.

1. Introduction

Interactive Stars Limited take's the issue of privacy and data protection seriously. We acknowledge that you may submit information about yourself and that you trust us to act responsibly with this information.

We will not sell, share, or rent your personal information to any third party or use your email address for unsolicited email or postal mail. Any information you submit is only used on a 'need to know basis', for example to calculate your horoscopes or to contact you.

Data Protection Act 1998

We comply with the principles of the Data Protection Act 1998 when dealing with all data received from visitors to the site. Please note that by visiting our site, you are accepting the practices described in this notice. We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors; in this policy we explain how we will treat your personal information.

Credit

This document was created using a template from SEQ Legal (http://www.seqlegal.com).

2. Collecting personal information

2.1 We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal information:

(a) information about your visits to and use of this website. This may include your IP address, geographical location, browser type and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views and website navigation paths.

(b) information that you provide when completing your horoscope membership on our website including your name, email address, username, password, gender, date-of-birth, time of birth and place of birth.

(c) information contained in or relating to any communications that you send to us or send through our website (including the communication content and meta data associated with the communication);

2.2 Before you disclose to us the personal information of another person, you must obtain that person's consent to both the disclosure and the processing of that personal information in accordance with this policy.

3. Using your personal information

3.1 Personal information submitted to us through our website will be used for the purposes specified in this policy or on the relevant pages of the website.

3.2 We may use your personal information to:

(a) administer our website and business;

(b) personalise our website for you - this includes the personalization of your horoscopes;

(c) enable your use of the services available on our website;

(d) enable you to register as a member;

(e) supply to you content services/horoscopes through our website;

(f) send statements, invoices and payment reminders to you, and collect payments from you;

(g) send you non-marketing commercial communications;

(h) send you email notifications that you have specifically requested;

(j) send you marketing communications relating to our website (you can inform us at any time if you no longer require marketing communications);

(k) provide third parties with statistical information about our users (but those third parties will not be able to identify any individual user from that information);

(l) deal with enquiries and complaints made by or about you relating to our website;

(m) keep our website secure and prevent fraud;

(n) verify compliance with the terms and conditions governing the use of our website;

3.5 We will not supply your personal information to any third party for the purpose of direct marketing.

3.6 All our website financial transactions are handled through our payment services provider, PayPal. You can review the provider's privacy policy at https://www.paypal.com/be/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full?locale.x=en_BE. We will share information with our payment services provider only to the extent necessary for the purposes of processing payments you make via our website, refunding such payments and dealing with complaints and queries relating to such payments and refunds.

4. Disclosing personal information

4.1 We may disclose your personal information to any of our employees, officers, insurers, professional advisers, agents, suppliers or subcontractors insofar as reasonably necessary for the purposes set out in this policy.

4.2 We may disclose your personal information:

(a) to the extent that we are required to do so by law;

(b) in connection with any ongoing or prospective legal proceedings;

(c) in order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk);

(d) to the purchaser (or prospective purchaser) of any business or asset that we are (or are contemplating) selling; and

(e) to any person who we reasonably believe may apply to a court or other competent authority for disclosure of that personal information where, in our reasonable opinion, such court or authority would be reasonably likely to order disclosure of that personal information.

4.4 Except as provided in this policy, we will not provide your personal information to third parties.

5. International data transfers

5.1 Information that we collect may be stored and processed in and transferred between any of the countries in which we operate in order to enable us to use the information in accordance with this policy.

5.2 Information that we collect may be transferred to the following countries which do not have data protection laws equivalent to those in force in the European Economic Area: the United States of America, Russia, Japan, China and India.

5.3 Personal information that you publish on our website or submit for publication on our website may be available, via the internet, around the world. We cannot prevent the use or misuse of such information by others.

5.4 You expressly agree to the transfers of personal information described in this Section 6.

6. Retaining personal information

6.1 This Section 7 sets out our data retention policies and procedure, which are designed to help ensure that we comply with our legal obligations in relation to the retention and deletion of personal information.

6.2 Personal information that we process for any purpose or purposes shall not be kept for longer than is necessary for that purpose or those purposes.

6.3 Without prejudice to Section 7.2, we will usually delete personal data falling within the categories set out below at the date/time set out below:

(a) personal data type will be deleted date/time; and

(b) repeat as necessary.

6.4 Notwithstanding the other provisions of this Section 7, we will retain documents (including electronic documents) containing personal data:

(a) to the extent that we are required to do so by law;

(b) if we believe that the documents may be relevant to any ongoing or prospective legal proceedings; and

(c) in order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk).

7. Security of your personal information

7.1 We will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.

7.2 We will store all the personal information you provide on our secure (password- and firewall-protected) servers.

7.3 All electronic financial transactions entered into through our website will be protected by encryption technology.

7.4 You acknowledge that the transmission of information over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.

7.5 You are responsible for keeping the password you use for accessing our website confidential; we will not ask you for your password (except when you log in to our website).

8. Amendments

8.1 We may update this policy from time to time by publishing a new version on our website.

8.2 You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes to this policy.

8.3 We may notify you of changes to this policy by email or through the private messaging system on our website.

9. Your rights

9.1 You may instruct us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you; provision of such information will be subject to: (a) the payment of a fee (currently fixed at GBP £10); and (b) the supply of appropriate evidence of your identity (for this purpose, we will usually accept a photocopy of your passport certified by a solicitor or bank plus an original copy of a utility bill showing your current address).

9.2 We may withhold personal information that you request to the extent permitted by law.

9.3 You may instruct us at any time not to process your personal information for marketing purposes.

9.4 In practice, you will usually either expressly agree in advance to our use of your personal information for marketing purposes, or we will provide you with an opportunity to opt out of the use of your personal information for marketing purposes.

10. Third party websites

10.1 Our website includes hyperlinks to, and details of, third party websites.

10.2 We have no control over, and are not responsible for, the privacy policies and practices of third parties.

11. Updating information

11.1 Please let us know if the personal information that we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated.

12. Data protection registration

12.1 We are registered as a data controller with the UK Information Commissioner's Office.

12.2 Our data protection registration number is A8029281.

13. Our details

13.1 This website is owned and operated by Interactive Stars Limited.

13.2 We are registered in England and Wales under registration number 03913933, and our registered office is at:

5 The Chambers
Vineyards
Abingdon
Oxfordshire
OX14 3PX
United Kingdom.

13.3 Our principal place of business is at:

7 Dunsford Place
Bath
BA2 6HF
United Kingdom.

13.4 You can contact us by writing to the business address given above, by using our website contact form or by email to