Privacy Policy

The protection of personal data is extremely important to us and we take the privacy of our users seriously when processing personal data.
Any personal data is therefore being used in accordance with the the provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act BDSG; the operators of worldangels.de are obligated to confidentiality.
However, the Worldangels website and its member profiles may contain links to third-party providers, for which the privacy regulations set forth by the Worldangels may not apply. For additional information, please see our Terms and Conditions.

1. Personal Information

"Personal Data" comprises all data and/or information about our members´ identity. This includes information such as name, address, postal address and telephone number, but does not include information that is not directly related to our members´ identity (i.e., favorite websites or number of users per site).
When registering and deciding to become a member of the Worldangels, every member has the option to control what information he/she makes available and to decide how much of his/her personal information will be displayed in his/her profile.
In order to access the Worldangels site and use our services, Worldangels tries to collect only minimal personal information in the course of the registration process. To register, we ask every user to provide a user name – the name you chose to be registered with, which does not have to match your real name -, an email address, which will allow us to send you your initial password, as well as a first and last name.
Due to the communications standards on the internet, when you visit the Worldangels website we automatically save server-side data, such as the internet protocol (“IP”) address, date, time, and the URL of the pages you have viewed. However, no personal information is received or stored, and your personally identifiable information is not shared with third parties without your permission. Any statistical analysis of the data remains anonymous.
Personal information will only be used for purposes of technical administration of the website as well as customer administration and only to the necessary extent. Further, personal information will only be saved if it has been provided voluntarily by our members.

2. Disclosure of Personal Information

Your personal information will only be used on the Worldangels website. Worldangels does not rent, sell, or otherwise provide personally identifiable information to third parties without the member´s consent, except as described in this policy or as required by law (in case any personal data is given to service providers for the purpose of data processing, these are subject to the Federal Data Protection Act).
We do not provide any personal information to state institutions and authorities, unless compelled by law.

3. Use Of Cookies

Like most websites, we use cookies - small files containing configuration information - to determine user preferences and track specific user functions, site usage and trends. However, we do not use cookies to obtain and personal information.
You can remove or block cookies using the settings in your browser without losing any functions of the site, however in some cases you may lose user-defined features and settings in doing so.

4. Children and Minors

Children under the age of 18 are not eligible to provide any personal information without the permission of their parents or guardians.
We do not solicit, collect or publish any personal information from children to third parties.

5. Right to Withdraw & Closing your Account

You have the right to withdraw your consent to Worldangel´s collection and processing of your information at any time, in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy and the User Agreement, by changing your settings, or by closing your account.
For a complete deletion of your account, please contact our webmaster at info@worldangels.de
If you close your Worldangels account, we will remove your name and other personally identifiable information from our publicly viewable database. However, we may retain certain data contributed by you in forums, comments, announcements and articles. Your contributions to groups and such may also remain visible to others after you have closed your account. Similarly, other information you have shared with others, or that other members have copied, may also remain visible. For additional information, please see our Terms and Conditions.

6. Links to other Websites

Our website contains links to other websites. We have no control over whether their operators comply with the Privacy Policy set forth by Worldangels.

7. Contributions

Articles and contributions posted on Worldangels are accessible to everyone. Therefore, we strongly encourage you to carefully review your contributions before publishing them in order to determine whether they contain information that is or is not intended for the public. You should be aware that any content published on Worldangels may be public and searchable on the internet and search engines worldwide, even without accessing the Worldangels website.

8. Questions & Comments

For questions, suggestions and comments about our Privacy Policy, please contact our webmaster at info@worldangels.de.