Privacy Policy

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Cookies

Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behaviour information. When you visit our websites, we may collect information from you automatically through cookies or similar technology.

HBF uses cookies in a range of ways to improve your experience on our website. If you leave a comment on our site or send us a message, you may opt-in to saving your personal identification information, such as name and email address in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. Moreover, we might use this information to email you about any news and service updates we think you might like. HBF securely stores your data for one year. Once this time period has expired, we will delete your data.

You can set your browser not to accept cookies, and the above website tells you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, in a few cases, some of our website features may not function as a result.

You have the right at any time to stop HBF from contacting you for marketing purposes or giving your data to other members of HBF.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

What rights you have over your data

HBF would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following:
The right to access – You have the right to request a copy of your stored personal data. We may charge you a small fee for this service.
The right to rectification – You have the right to request that HBF corrects any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request the completion of data you believe is incomplete. The right to erasure — You have the right to request that we erase your personal data, under certain conditions.
The right to restrict processing – You have the right to request that HBF restricts the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.
The right to object to processing – You have the right to object to HBF’s processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.
The right to data portability – You have the right to request that HBF transfers the data that we have collected to another organisation, or directly to you, under certain conditions.

If you would like to exercise any of these rights, kindly contact us and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

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