Yes, the internet is an evil place, so here at cooktophunter.com, your privacy is of utmost importance. To ensure that you know exactly what goes on when you use this site, we are specifying all of the details on information that we gather from you. Note that this privacy policy does not apply to information gathered by any other site apart from cooktophunter.com and parties related to this website. The “We” here refers to cooktophunter.com and all third parties that this website is affiliated to. We have also positioned this privacy policy in our home page and in all places where personal information may be requested.

Details we Collect from You

a.      Information you Provide to Us

When you voluntarily provide personal information such as your name, email address, address, telephone number, and any other information that we associate with any of the foregoing, we store those details. For instance, when you want to post a query or comment to this site, you will have to provide certain details to ensure that we know you are an individual. Other personal information such as your age, leisure pursuits, or interests may also be asked for if we feel that such details are vital to your active participation in our site or events. Doing this enables us to post content that users generally want to read or are looking for, making this site even more user-friendly. We may use at our discretion all of the information provided by you (and you authorize us to use it) as and where we see appropriate for the betterment of this website.

b.     Information we Gather from You

Apart from information you provide voluntarily, we also use cookies and monitor web server logs.

  1. Cookies:
    A cookie is a text document consisting of an anonymous unique identifier that is sent to your browser from a web site’s computers and stored on your computer’s hard drive. We use cookies to understand site usage, track usage pattern, and to improve the content and may also use it to control ads that get displayed. We may share usage information and patterns with our trusted prospective and actual business partners, advertisers, and other third parties for any business purpose. Information collected may include date of visit, time of visit, average time spent on the website, number of pages viewed, specific pages viewed, in addition to your IP address. We use cookies such as Google Adsense and DoubleClick DART Cookie, StatCounter.

    Third party sites and groups may also use cookies to determine which ads or content they want to display depending your browsing patterns and choices. This is done entirely to ensure that you get the best browsing experience and also to determine how they are performing. Note that we do now have any access to the cookies used by these third party publishers and so be sure to check out their privacy policy, too, as it may differ from ours.

    You can also disable cookies through your system, but be warned that you may not get the complete services that this website provides if you do that.

  2. IP Addresses:
    The IP address is a numerical label assigned to each device whether be it your computer or mobile devices to distinguish your device over the Internet. This is almost like your home address and is assigned to you when you get you internet connection. IP addresses are collected to identify which geographic location you come from and also to note the number of visitors to the Site.

What do We do with Your Email Addresses?

If and when you choose to get in touch with us through email, we reserve the right to store all messages and communication carried out including your queries or messages and our responses. If there are content that might interest you or survey or sweepstakes that we feel might be appropriate for you, we may send you email notifications through your email address. Note here that sharing your email address by us is limited to just our third party affiliates and maximum security is ensured in all cases. We offer identical protection for all electronic communications as we would with your telephone number or addresses.

Why do we Collect all of These Information?

The details listed above are collected primarily to assist us in administering the website, monitoring the manner in which the website is being utilized in addition to trends that people are generally following, especially depending on where they are located geographically. Doing this ensures that you get the right content that is applicable to where you are located. All of these details are collected exclusively for internal use.

Additional Links to Third Party Websites

To provide you with more information and to make your browsing more convenient, we have included links to external websites. Note that the privacy policy of such websites could be different from ours and we do not hold any responsibility for such differences. Ensure that you are aware of their privacy policies.

We also provide references to third party websites for purchasing specific products that you may be interested in. Do note that we are not accountable for the standard, delivery, or any kind of dispute developing from the acquisition of any products we advise. Get in touch with the concerned websites for any queries associated with quality, shipping, purchase or refund of such products.

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliant Site

We’re in compliance with the specifications of COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act). This means that we do not gather any particulars from anyone who is less than 13 years. The contents of this website and its entire usage are aimed at people aged more than 13 years. If we have collected any information erroneously, let us know as soon as possible and we will remove all pertaining information at the earliest possible.

Changes to this Statement

This privacy policy is subject to occasional review without any prior notice. We will send you a notice by email if you choose to be notified of these changes and changes will be effective immediately upon modification.

Contact Us

If you would like to know further regarding our privacy policy or have any questions, send us an email at admin@cooktophunter.com.