⦁ Consent to use your data
How do you get my consent?
When you provide us with personal information to complete a transaction, verify your credit card, place an order, arrange for a delivery or return a purchase, we imply that you consent to our collecting it and using it for that specific reason only.
If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no.
How do I withdraw my consent?
If after you opt-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your information, at anytime, by contacting us through our Contact us page.
⦁ What data do we collect and why we collect it
When you create an account on our website or use our services, we collect the personal information you give us such as your name, address and email address, phone number, media etc. This data is stored on a secured server. However third parties that we have contract with may have the access to the data but is limited to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us. Your complete information that you provided us is never shared with anyone.
If you provide us with an email address or contact number, we may send you emails/messages about our store, new products, services and other updates. If you want to change these preferences or do not wish to receive any communication, you can contact us through our Contact Us page here.
When you opt for remote support services, then you agree that you provide access to your device and our support representative can control it remotely. However we make sure that our support representatives will not touch your personal files intentionally. However if you feel uncomfortable you can let the representative know about anything or you have full authority to close the remote session whenever you want. On this we do not guarantee that the issue we are working on will be resolved completely, you can contact www.techarchitects.in again if you wish for support. We make sure that we do not do any harm to your device on which remote session is established and the session is monitored and is recorded for security and training purposes and is not shared with anyone. For any liability related information, read section 4 of Terms and Conditions carefully.
When you opt for any of our service which may require a video connection between you and us, we assure you that the session will be established over a secure live video connection over a secured protocol and we will make sure that no information during that session is shared. However the session may be monitored and recorded but for training purposes but is stored temporarily and is deleted within 72 hours after the end of the session.
We may require you to share with us some personal identification documents in order to complete some of our services like On-site services or those which require us to identify thoroughly the authenticity of the user in order to complete some services. Generally this data is stored securely and is not shared with anyone.
When you are chatting live on www.techarchitects.in, our support representative have knowledge to your location parameters for security reasons and the information you share on live chat is totally confident and is not shared with anyone.
Other than this we do not track your location through any medium. However we may have stored location data that you have provided us through our website in form of shipping/billing addresses, these are stored privately and are not shared with anyone.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
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.
⦁ Who we share your data with
In general, the third-party providers used by us will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide to us.
However, certain third-party service providers, such as payment gateways and other payment transaction processors, have their own privacy policies in respect to the information we are required to provide to them for your purchase-related transactions.
However we make sure that the personal documents such as identification proofs that you may share with us are generally not shared with third parties unless absolutely necessary to provide some particular services. If we happen to share this kind of information, then we take complete permission from you prior to sharing any such data.
For these providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so you can understand the manner in which your personal information will be handled by these providers.
In particular, remember that certain providers may be located in or have facilities that are located a different jurisdiction than either you or us. So if you elect to proceed with a transaction that involves the services of a third-party service provider, then your information may become subject to the laws of the jurisdiction(s) in which that service provider or its facilities are located.
⦁ How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
If you wish that we no longer have access to any of your data, and if you wish to stop using our services, you may contact us through our our Contact Us page here.
We use the services of quality third party payment service providers to process your payment. We may offer other payment mechanisms from time to time.
We do not store your card data on our servers; unless you opt in to do so for ease of purchasing in future. The data is encrypted through the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS) when processing payment. Your purchase transaction data is only used as long as is necessary to complete your purchase transaction. After that is complete, your purchase transaction information is not saved.
Our payment gateway adheres to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover.
PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.
⦁ Rights that you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, you can request to that we erase any personal data we hold about you whenever you wish to. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Any employee, representative or worker working at Tech Architects will not call you to ask sensitive information such as bank account, credit, debit card details, OTP or any sensitive information related that may result in any kind of loss or harm to the user. If you get any such calls, do not share the details and report the caller to your nearest police station and to us immediately.