Privacy policy

SKIM understands that your privacy is important and we are committed to protecting it. This policy governs SKIM websites (skimgroup.com), (info.skimgroup.com) and (skimspiration.skimgroup.com) and explains how we use your personal information. We will not share your data with third parties unless we are obliged to disclose personal data by law, or the disclosure is ‘necessary’ for purposes of national security, taxation and criminal investigation, or we have your consent. By using SKIM websites, you consent to the data practices described in this Privacy Policy.

Information Collected

We collect information from visitors to this website through the use of online forms, email hyperlinks, and the contact us page. We collect your details when you email us with an inquiry. Please note that the information you provide may be used to send you details of solutions or content that we offer that we have identified as likely to be of interest to you. This will be in accordance with the preferences that you indicated when you completed the online form. We may also use your personal information to improve your browsing experience by personalizing select websites.

In addition to the above, we collect information automatically about your visit to our website. Please see our Cookies Section for more details. We use the information we collect only in compliance with this Privacy Policy.

Cookies

A “cookie” is a small data file that is sent from a Web server to your browser and stored on your computer. SKIM uses cookies to improve functionality, your browsing experience and provide more personalized services to you, both on this website and through other media as detailed in this Privacy Policy. By continuing to browse this site, you agree to our use of cookies.

Please refer to your browser instructions or you can visit aboutcookies.org for more information on how to block or manage your cookie settings. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting to refuse cookies our system will issue cookies on you visiting our site.  Once you have given your consent to use cookies we shall store a cookie on your computer or device to remember this for next time. If you wish to withdraw consent at any time you will need to delete our cookies using your web browsers settings. Please be advised that certain sections or functionalities of the SKIM websites may be inaccessible to you if your browser does not accept cookies.

Web Analytics

SKIM uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”) on its websites. Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. To find out more about Google Analytics, Google’s privacy policy and opting out of its cookies please visit: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Social Media

Social media can place cookies throughout SKIM websites to integrate social media (e.g. LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook). You agree to place these cookies on your device by clicking on the social media buttons to activate them. These social media have their own privacy and cookie policies, and are outside our control. Please check the respective social media websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.

Marketing

We may send you marketing related emails regarding our business (such as SKIM content, events or solutions) that we think may be of interest to you or your business. If, at any time, you no longer want to receive further communications from us (except in connection with information, products, publications, events or services that you specifically request), you can unsubscribe from such communications by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of every SKIM email.

Other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites, such as social media sites or third-party sites, that are outside our control and are not covered by this Privacy Policy. If you access other sites using the links provided, the operators of these sites may collect information from you that will be used by them in accordance with their privacy policy, which may differ from ours.

SKIM has made every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information contained in this site.

Last updated: February 1, 2018