How We Collect Data
We collect users data through necessary cookies, Google Analytics cookies, Google Adsense cookies & Other third party advertisers cookies to measure how users interact with getcalc.com, to serve personalize or non-personalized advertisements on getcalc.com and to convert the getcalc.com's content to preferred language. We never intentionally collect any information from children under the age of 13. Anyone under the age of 13 who provided any personal information through getcalc.com's interface, his/her parent or guardian can ask us to remove the personal information by communicating to email@example.com.
Through Email & Feedback Form:
Through feedback form or email, like many other websites, we collect some of the information such as name, email address, subject line & message details when you communicating us through email or feedback form available with the website getcalc.com. However we never ask your sensitive or confidential information like credit card number, expiry date, pin number, password, social security number & bank account information. You please don’t share such sensitive information to us in any manner.
This website will store some information about your preferences on your own computer inside a tiny file called a cookie. A cookie is a small piece of data that a website asks your browser to store on your computer or mobile device.The cookie allows the website to remember your actions or preferences over time. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer, and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. However, if you do this, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site, and some services and functionalities may not work. Most browsers support cookies, but you can set your browser to decline them and can delete them whenever you like.You can find instructions here for how you can do that on various browsers.
Through Website Cookies
getcalc.com also uses partner service Google Analytics to measure how users interact with this website content. The cookies of our partner service Google Analytics collects anonymous information such as Operating System Name, Device, language, Web Browser Name, masked IP Address, ISP Provider, Demographic, Referring Sites, Entry Page, Exit Page, Pages you visited, Time Spent, Traffic Sources, Conversions, Engagement, Visiting Frequency, Network, Referrals, Search Queries & Marketing Campaigns through Google Analytics cookies. All these information is aggregate & anonymous only.
Our partner service Google Adsense is being used for serving ads on getcalc.com. We serve personalized and non-personalized based on your location from which you are accessing this website. We serve only non-personalized ads for users who are accessing this website from European Economic Area (EEA), UK and Switzerland regions. The EEA comprises the EU Member States and Iceland, Liechtenstein, and Norway. However non-personalized ads that we serve on our website still require cookies to operate. We serve personalized ads by default for users who are not accessing from EEA, UK and Switzerland regions. However users can control cookies by referring the below part How to control cookies.
getcalc.com also uses Google Translation as a partner service to translate the content from English language to another. Google Translation service also set cookies on your browser to convert the content on your preferred language.
How We Use, Share & Protect your Information
1) Identify you as a returning user and to count your visits in traffic statistics analysis
2) Remember your custom display preferences (such as whether you prefer comments to display all-collapsed or not)
3) Provide other usability features, including tracking whether you’ve already given your consent to cookies
The information we collect from you through our feedback form, email communication and/or necessary cookies only be used by us to communicate or update you for product related information, announcements, company newsletters, events & promotional purposes. Such information will not be shared to anyone or any other organization and always kept confidential. We reveal such information only if it required by the Governing Laws.
The information we collect through Google Analytics will be used by us or our partner service Google Analytics to analyze your behavior around this website to improve the quality of getcalc.com. We disclose such information to GOOGLE for the intended purpose only. We use this information to improve the quality of our service and never share such information to anyone else except our partner services. We also reveal such information if it required by the Governing Laws.
The information we collect through Google Adsense will be used by us or our partner service Google Adsense to analyze ad serving & measurements. Such information used to serve personalize or non-personalized ads to users based on their location from which this website is being accessed. We serve only non-personalized ads for users who are accessing this website from European Economic Area (EEA), UK and Switzerland region. However non-personalized ads that we serve on our website still require cookies to operate. We serve personalized ads by default for users who are not accessing from EEA, UK and Switzerland regions. We disclose such information to Google Adsense to personalized or non-personalized ad serving to the users. We use such information to measure the ad serving to getcalc.com. We also reveal such information if it required by the Governing Laws.
getcalc.com also uses Google Translation as a partner service to translate the content from English to another language. Google Translation service also set cookies on your browser to convert the content on your preferred language. We disclose such information to Google Translate for the intended purpose only. We reveal such information only if it required by the Governing Laws.
Third Party Advertising
This site has third-party advertising companies serving ads to you when you visit. These companies may store information about your visits here and to other websites in order to provide you with relevant advertisements about goods and services. For example, if they know what ads you are shown while visiting this site, they can be careful not to show you the same ones repeatedly. These companies may employ cookies and other identifiers to gather information which measures advertising effectiveness. The information is generally not personally identifiable unless, for example, you provide personally identifiable information to them through an ad or an email message.
They do not associate your interaction with unaffiliated sites with your identity in providing you with interest-based ads.
This site does not provide any personal information to advertisers or to third party sites. Advertisers and other third-parties (including the ad networks, ad-serving companies, and other service providers they may use) may assume that users who interact with or click on a personalized ad or content are part of the group that the ad or content is directed towards (for example, readers in the Pacific Northwest who read certain types of articles). Also, some third-party cookies may provide them with information about you (such as the sites where you have been shown ads or demographic information) from offline and online sources that they may use to provide you more relevant and useful advertising.
To learn more about what options you have about limiting the gathering of information by third-party ad networks, you can consult the website of the Network Advertising Initiative. You can opt out of participating in interest-based advertising networks, but opting out does not mean you will no longer receive online advertising. It does mean that the companies from which you opted out will no longer customize ads based on your interests and web usage patterns using cookie-based technology.
Where We Store Personal Information :
getcalc.com's servers are located in US. All your private data that we collect from email & contact forms stored at our US servers only and such informations stored at our servers permanently unless you ask us to remove your data. All the data is encrypted and transmitted via secured socket layer (SSL) connections only.
All the data collected by using our partner services Google Analytics, Google AdSense & Google Translate stored at the respective data centers of Google for 26 months, after this period your data gets deleted automatically.
The complete calculation history is stored on your browser's local storage only and such information never shared to us or stored on our servers in any form. Such calculation history gets deleted if you clearing the history from the calculator interface.
How to Control Cookies
To control ad personalization that use Google services, you can use Google Ad settings. These settings are saved to your Google Account, if you're signed in, or to your browser (if you're not signed in). Alternatively, you can install a browser plugin to keep your preference to opt out of personalized ads. The pluins are currently available for Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox & Internet Explorer browsers only. You can also use Your Adchoices service powered by Digital Advertising Alliance to opt-out for interest based (personalized) advertisements or select the preferred ad networks to display ads on your browser.
You can also clear the partial or entire data of cookies stored on your web browser. The below are the web browser specific cookie information to learn how to control the cookies effectively to handle your private information.
for Google Chrome
for Mozilla Firefox
for Apple Safari
The below are the essential cookies for getcalc.com to provide you better user experience within this website while your usage. By disabling these below necessary or essential cookies you can not be able to part or full intended service or functionality of this website.
1. PHPSESSID cookie to start a user session when you initiate the access to getcalc.com. This cookie is set by the getcalc.com's web server.
2. consent-date cookie to your store consented date
3. analytics-status cookie to enable/disable google analytics cookies
4. adnetwork-status cookie to serve personalized or non-personalized ads
5. withdraw-consent cookie to store withdrawn date of consent
6. currency cookie to store the preferred currency.
7. decimal_points cookie to store the preferred decimal points for the calculations you do by using getcalc.com.
8. history_count cookie to set the number of calculation history you prefer to store in your web browser.
9. theme cookie to set the preferable color theme available with this website.
10. unit cookie to set the preferred measurement unit (SI or USCS) for calculations.
11. closeReminder cookie to set your exit page
12. welcome cookie to when the consent is accepted
Cookies of Partner Services :
Our partner services Google Analytics, Google Adsense & Google Translate are being used with this website to measure the users, serving advertisements and translate the original content to user preferred language respectively. The below are the cookies that our partner services are using with getcalc.com.
_gat_gtag_UA_110159002_1, _ga & _gid cookies are used by Google Analytics to store anonymous information about your behavior within or around getcalc.com.
googtrans cookie is set to convert the original content to your preferred language.
Your Consent & Status :