Retention of Information
By using the Website, you agree that Star may retain such information, and may: • store some or all of this information on your computer, using Cookies; and • store this information on servers in different countries around the world.
If you wish to disable Cookies, you can do so using the settings in your internet browser. However, if you do, some of our products and services may not function properly or at all.
Use of Your Information
Generally, we will use the personal data which you have provided to us for the purposes of processing your application for any of our services and products, credit checks in the case of applications, and for understanding how we can improve our services to you. When you use our Website, we collect and store your personal information from you. Our primary goal in doing so is to provide a safe, efficient, smooth and customized experience. This allows us to provide services and features that most likely meet your needs, and to customize our website to make your experience safer and easier. Importantly, we only collect personal information about you that we consider necessary for achieving this purpose.
Where appropriate, we may also use the information for internal research on our users demographics, interests and behavior, for providing you with the latest update on our channels and exciting special offers, inform you about online and offline offers, products or for direct marketing purposes where we think you may be interested in the products and services of some of our affiliates or third parties. At times, we may examine your personal information to identify users using multiple user IDs or aliases. We may compare and review your personal information for errors, omissions and for accuracy.
In general, you can browse the Website without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. Once you give us your personal information, you are not anonymous to us. To fully use our Website, you will need to register using our online registration form, where you may be required to provide us with your contact and identity information, residence / place of business information, and other personal information as indicated on the forms throughout the Website. Where possible, we indicate which fields are required and which fields are optional.
Disclosure of your Information
We cooperate with law enforcement inquiries, as well as other third parties to enforce laws relating to but not limited to intellectual property rights, fraud, defamation, obscenity, pornography and other rights, to help protect you and the community from bad actors. Therefore, in response to a verified request by law enforcement or other government officials relating to a criminal investigation or alleged illegal activity, we can (and you authorize us to) disclose your name, city, state, telephone number, email address, user ID history, fraud complaints. Without limiting the above, in an effort to respect your privacy and our ability to keep the community free from bad actors, we will not otherwise disclose your personal information to law enforcement or other government officials without a court order or substantially similar legal procedure, except when we believe in good faith that the disclosure of information is necessary to prevent imminent physical harm or financial loss; or report suspected illegal activity. Further, we can (and you authorize us to) disclose your name, address, city, state, zip code, country, phone number, email, and company name to intellectual property right's owners as we in our sole discretion believe necessary or appropriate in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringement, piracy, or other unlawful activity.
We ask that minors (under the age of 18) do not submit any personal information to us. If you wish to visit and/or use our Website such activity may be done under supervision of your legal guardian or parents, who have registered as users of the Site, where applicable.
Access or change your personally identifiable information
To protect your privacy and security, we will verify your identity before granting access or making changes to your personally-identifying information. If you have registered your profile on the Website, your user ID and password are required in order to access your profile information.
Third party links
Third Party websites that have links on our site may collect personally identifiable information about you. The data protection practices of those web sites linked to Star are not covered by this policy statement. You are advised to check the data protection policies of these third party websites yourself before using those sites.
Unfortunately, no data transmissions over the internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, Star cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us via the internet, and you do so at your own risk. Once we have received your personal information, we will use our best efforts to ensure its security on our systems. However, we cannot guarantee its security,