At Desperate Freelancer, the privacy of our visitors is one of our utmost concerns. This document outlines the types of information we collect and how we use it.
Information We Collect
We will explain the personal information we request and the reasons for doing so at the time you provide it. If you contact us directly, we may collect additional information, including your name, email address, phone number, the contents of any messages or attachments you send us, and any other information you choose to provide.
When creating an account, we may request your contact information, such as your name, company name, address, email address, and phone number.
How We Use Your Information
We utilize the data we collect in various ways, including:
- Providing, operating, and maintaining our website.
- Improving, personalizing, and expanding our website.
- Understanding and analyzing how you use our website.
- Developing new products, services, features, and capabilities.
- Interacting with you for purposes such as customer support, providing website updates, marketing, and promotional activities.
- Sending you emails.
- Detecting and preventing fraud.
The use of log files is a common practice. When visitors come to our website, these files record their interactions. All hosting companies perform this task as part of their analytics. Log files collect information such as IP addresses, browser versions, Internet Service Providers (ISPs), date and time stamps, referring/exit sites, and potentially the number of clicks. This information is not linked to personally identifiable data and is collected to analyze patterns, operate the platform, monitor user movements on the site, and gather demographic information.
Cookies and Web Beacons
Desperate Freelancer, like most other websites, uses ‘cookies.’ These cookies store information, such as visitor interests and the pages they access or visit on the website. By customizing our web page content based on visitors’ browser type and other information, we aim to enhance the user experience. For more general information about cookies, please read “What Are Cookies.”
Google DoubleClick DART Cookie
Advertising Partners Privacy Policies
The Privacy Policies of each of Desperate Freelancer’s advertising partners are available in this list.
Third-Party Privacy Policies
CCPA Privacy Rights (Please Do Not Sell My Personal Data)
Under the CCPA, consumers in California have several rights, including the right to request disclosure of the categories and specific pieces of personal data collected, the right to request the deletion of personal information, and the right to opt out of the sale of personal data. If you wish to exercise these rights, please contact us. You will receive a response within one month.
GDPR Data Protection Rights
Consumers have the following rights under the GDPR:
- The right to access information
- The right to rectification
- The right to be forgotten
- The right to limit processing
- The right to data portability
If you wish to exercise any of these rights, please contact us. You will receive a response within one month, and a small fee may apply for certain services.
Desperate Freelancer is committed to enhancing internet protection for children. Parents and guardians should actively supervise and guide their children’s online activities.
Desperate Freelancer does not collect personally identifying information from children under the age of thirteen without their consent. If you believe your child has provided such information on our website, please contact us immediately so that we can remove it from our records.