The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

What is a Privacy Policy, Do I Need One and Why?

A privacy policy is a statement or a legal document (in privacy law) that discloses some or all of the ways a company (website) gathers, uses, discloses, and manages a customer or users’s data.

You need a Privacy Policy if you sell goods or services to citizens in the EU, in order to comply with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (aka GDPR). Technically however these Regulations apply to any EU citizen who visits your website.

You should have a privacy policy because being transparent about the collection and use of private data is important.

What is Personal Data?

Most websites, including yours collect some form of personal data.

Personal Data includes: Name, Address, Localization, Online identifier, Health information, Income, Cultural profile and more.

How and Why is this Data Collected?

What Options are available to make your website GDPR compliant?

How to keep your E-Commerce website GDPR compliant:

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