The Information We Collect
Hippo Report may collect some information from its users in order to improve and personalize the services found on the website. Information may be collected or requested from our users at any time, in connection with certain aspects of the services we provide. The following information is what we collect from users of the website:
Personally Identifiable Information – We may ask for some personally identifiable information in order to improve your experience on the website. In most cases this will be an e-mail address which we use to send newsletters to. You do not have to, under any circumstances, provide this information to Hippo Report. However, your experience of the website may be limited if you do not.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information – We may collect non-personally identifiable information from our users automatically. When you interact with the services provided by the website information such as browser type, screen resolution, general location, and so forth. This information does not personally identify you or any personal details about you. This information is purely used for aggregation or analytical purposes, in order for us to improve the services we provide.
How We Use Collected Information
Hippo Report will never sell or rent information provided to the website to third parties. We have strict rules and regulations as to how both personal and non-personal information from our users is collected and used. The following details how we may use information collected from users of the website:
Personally Identifiable Information – The only time this information is used is in order to improve your experience with the website. You may elect to share your e-mail address with Hippo Report, however this is used solely for the purposes mentioned above. We use your personally identifiable information to send regular newsletters. It will never be shared, rented or sold to third parties.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information – In order to improve our users’ experience of the website we may use non-personally identifiable information to learn more about behaviors, patterns, like and dislikes. The information collected is used for analytical, aggregation and statistical purposes only. We may share this non-personally identifiable information with third parties and advertising partners, in order to tailor the advertisements you see on the website. All of the non-personally identifiable information provided to third parties in this way is removed of any data which may identify you in any way.
Information Disclosed for the Protection of Us and Our Users
We reserve the right to access, read, keep and disclose any information as is reasonably necessary in order to:
- Satisfy any applicable laws, regulations, governmental request or legal processes
- Enforce our terms of service, including investigation of any potential violations
- Detect, prevent or address security or technical issues, or fraud
- Respond to support requests or queries from users
- Protect our rights, our users and the public, our property and safety
This may include exchanging information with other companies, in order to prevent spyware or malware, or any other technical or safety issues.
Your Privacy Choices
Understanding your privacy choices is an important part of using the website safely and securely, whilst also having the best experience possible. You have several choices when it comes to your information:
- You can choose not to provide personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address
- You can ask us to remove any of your personally identifiable information from our secure database at any time
- You can manage cookies and stop non-personally identifiable information being collected by using your browser options. More information on this can be found within the cookies section
- You can choose not to access any third party websites or applications from the website
It is not mandatory to provide personally identifiable information to Hippo Report at any point. However, we are unable to provide a newsletter service to those who have chosen not to provide this information. If you wish to remove your personal information from our secure database then please send us an e-mail.
Security of Your Information
The security of the information we store about our users is of the upmost importance to Hippo Report and its business partners. We therefore store all of our information using techniques reasonably designed to secure the information. We use reliable procedures to prevent unauthorized access to both personal information and non-personal information. We cannot guarantee, however, that these techniques and procedures will prevent unauthorized access to information that we store about you. In the unlikely event of a security breach happening then we will take all of the necessary legal steps in order to investigate the case. We will also take all steps necessary to notify any users whose information may have been compromised.
If any users are detected attempting to harm the website, the users or our advertising partners, then we will take every measure necessary in order to investigate. Any harmful IP addresses will be disclosed to the relevant third parties if such cases do arise.
- To remember your preferences when browsing the website
- To measure and research the effectiveness of our services
- To customize the content and advertisements provided through the website
Cookies to do not provide any personal information about the user and they can be declined at any time. If you wish to turn off cookies then please do so using the options in your browser. Please be advised that disabling cookies may impact your experience and navigation of the website.
Third Party Vendors
Hippo Report allows third party vendors to use the cookies provided by our users to personalize your website experience. These third party vendors (such as Google) may use the information gathered by cookies in order to display relevant content and advertisements on the website. Google uses a cookie called a DoubleClick cookie, which will allow it to present users with advertisements based on the visits to our site and/or other websites that you have visited online. Advertisements provided are based on your interests and preferences. The same also applies to partners of Google. As a user of the website you are able to opt out of DoubleClick cookies, and any relevant advertising, at any time by visiting one of the following:
Third Party Websites and Services
Hippo Report may sometimes contain links to third party websites, in order to provide users with further content that may enhance their browsing experience. We do not own or control these third party websites and services, therefore we are not responsible for any content found on these third parties. Once you leave our website it is down to you to check the privacy policies, terms of services, and other relevant information on the third party websites, services or applications. We cannot be held responsible for any content, practices or policies of those websites. In order to keep yourself protected we would recommend checking the privacy policies and terms and conditions of each new website or service you come across online.
Question or concerns about your privacy
If you have any questions or concerns regarding your privacy, whilst using our services, then please ensure you send us an e-mail. Ensure that your e-mail is detailed in regards to which queries or concerns you may have, in order for us to provide a detailed response.