The policy sets out the different areas where user privacy is affected and outlines the obligations and requirements of the users, the website and the website’s owners. This policy provides information regarding the way in which this website processes, stores and protects user data and information.
This website and its owners take a proactive approach to user privacy and take the steps to protect the privacy of its users throughout their visiting experience. This website complies with Ghana national laws and requirements for user privacy.
Users are advised that should they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies by this website on to their computer hard drive, they should take the necessary steps within their web browsers’ security settings to block cookies from this website and its external serving vendors.
Other cookies may be stored to a user’s computer hard drive by external vendors when this website uses referral programs, sponsored links or advertisements. Such cookies are used for conversion and referral tracking and typically expire after 30 days, though some may take longer. As is the case with Google Analytics, the external vendors we use for advertisement purposes, including Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram, do not store, save or collect personal information.
Contact & Communication
Users using this website and/or its owners do so at their own discretion and provide any personal details requested at their own risk. A user’s personal information is kept private and stored securely until such time as it is no longer required or has no use. Every effort has been made to ensure a safe and secure form-to-email submission process but users are advised to use such form to email processes at their own risk.
This website and its owners use information submitted to provide users with information about the products and services offered or to assist users in answering questions or queries users may have submitted. This includes using a user’s details to subscribe a user to email newsletter programs the website operates, but only if the user’s express permission was given when submitting any form-to-email process or the user has previously purchased from or inquired about purchasing from the company a product or service to which the email newsletter relates. This notice by no means provides an entire list of a user’s rights regarding receiving email marketing material. Any information, including email and other contact information, users provide via the website forms are not passed on by BlackIvy Ghana to third-parties.
Although this website only seeks to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised to adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned in this website.
The owners of this website cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite their best efforts. Users should therefore recognize that they click on external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.
Social Media Platforms
Communication, engagement and actions taken through external social media platforms with which this website and its owners participate are governed by the terms and conditions and privacy policies held by each of those social media platforms respectively.
Users are advised to use social media platforms wisely and communicate andengage with them using due care and caution for users’ privacy and personal information. This website and its owners will not ask for personal or sensitive information through social media platforms and encourage users wishing to discuss sensitive information to contact them through primary communication channels, including by appointment in person, by telephone or via direct email.
This website may use social sharing buttons which help share web content directly from web pages to a specific social media platform. Users are advised before using such social sharing buttons that they do so at their own discretion and note that the social media platform may track and save a user’s request to share a web page respectively through a user’s social media platform account.
Shortened Links in Social Media
This website and its owners, through their social media platform accounts, may share web links to relevant web pages. By default, some social media platforms shorten lengthy urls [web addresses] (this is an example: http://bit.ly/zyVUBo).
Users are advised to use caution and good judgement before clicking any shortened urls published on social media platforms by this website and its owners. Despite best efforts to ensure only genuine urls are published, social media platforms are prone to spam and hacking and therefore this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any shortened links.