Privacy Policy

This website is owned and operated by Ripsnorter., a company registered in The Netherlands under the KVK number 80478441.
Ripsnorter respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it through compliance with this policy.

This policy describes the types of data Ripsnorter may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit Ripsnorter website and Ripsnorter practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting and disclosing that data.

Please read this policy carefully. By accessing or using Ripsnorter website, you agree to this privacy policy. This policy may change from time to time. Your continued use of Ripsnorter website after Ripsnorter makes changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes, so please check the policy periodically for updates.

Data collected

This policy applies to data collected:

• On the Ripsnorter website.
• In e-mail, text and other electronic messages between you and Ripsnorter website.

These types of data are :

  • Log Data

  • Personal Data
    These data are data by which you may be personally identified, such as name, postal

    address, e-mail address, telephone number.

• Other Data

Like many site operators, Ripsnorter collects information that your browser sends whenever you visit Ripsnorter web site ("Log Data").

This Log Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, browser version, the pages of Ripsnorter website that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.

That are about you but individually do not identify you, such as the services that you use, how you use them, user-specific data on what pages you access or visit, and data that you provide, such as survey data and/or site registrations;

Other Type of Data

This Policy does not apply to data collected by:

  • Ripsnorter offline or through any other means, including on any other website operated by Ripsnorter or any third party; or

  • Any third party, including through any application or content (including advertising) that may link to or be accessible from or on Ripsnorter website including third parties operating online payments on behalf of Ripsnorter.


    To make this website work properly, Ripsnorter sometimes place small data files called cookies on your device. Most big websites do this too.
    A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.

    These cookies can be :

  • Browser cookies

  • Flash cookies. Certain features of Ripsnorter website may use local stored objects (or Flash

    cookies) to collect and store data about your preferences and navigation to, from and

    on Ripsnorter website.

  • Web Beacons. Pages of Ripnsorter website and Ripsnorter e-mails may contain small electronic files

    known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs. pixel tags and single-pixel gifs) that permit Ripsnorter, for example, to count users who have visited those pages or opened an e-mail and for other related website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain website content and verifying system and server integrity).

    Automatically installed cookies

    Cookies used for the sole purpose of carrying out the transmission of a communication, and strictly necessary in order for Ripsnorter, as explicitly required by the user, to provide that service will be installed automatically. These cookies are:

  • user-input cookies (session-id) such as first-party cookies to keep track of the user's input when filling online forms, shopping carts, etc., for the duration of a session or persistent cookies limited to a few hours in some cases

  • authentication cookies, to identify the user once he has logged in, for the duration of a session

  • user-centric security cookies, used to detect authentication abuses, for a limited persistent duration

  • multimedia content player cookies, used to store technical data to play back video or audio content, for the duration of a session

  • load-balancing cookies, for the duration of session

  • user-interface customization cookies such as language or font preferences, for the

    duration of a session

  • third-party social plug-in content-sharing cookies, for logged-in members of a social


    Cookies requiring user consent

    These cookies may include usage details, IP addresses and data collected through cookies and other tracking technologies.

  • Estimate Ripsnorter audience size and usage patterns.

  • Store data about your preferences, allowing Ripsnorter to customize its website according

    to your individual interests.

  • Speed up your searches.

  • Recognize you when you return to Ripsnorter website.

    This activity falls within the bounds of Google Analytics Terms of Service (

    Ripsnorter will require your express and informed consent for these cookies enabling you to opt out advertising tracking cookies or analytics tracking software for instance.

    How to control cookies

    You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see
    You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit Ripsnorter website and some services and functionalities may not work.

    Use of your data

    Ripsnorter uses data collected about you or that you have provided :

  • To present Ripsnorter website and its contents to you.

  • To provide you with data, products or services that you request from Ripsnorter.

  • To fulfill any other purpose for which you provide it.

  • To provide you with notices about your account.


The data Ripsnorter collects automatically are statistical data using third party services such as Google Analytics. They help to improve Ripsnorter website and to deliver a better and more personalized service by enabling Ripsnorter to:

  • To carry out our obligations and enforce Ripsnorter's rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and Ripsnorter, including for billing and collection.

  • To notify you about changes to Ripsnorter website or any products offered through it.

  • To allow you to participate in interactive features on Ripsnorter website.

  • In any other way Ripsnorter may describe when you provide the data.

  • For any other purpose with your consent.

    Disclosure of Your Data

    Ripsnorter may disclose aggregated data about Ripsnorter website users, and data that does not identify any individual, without restriction.
    Ripsnorter may disclose personal data that collected or provided by you as described in this privacy policy:

    • To Ripsnorter subsidiaries and affiliates.
    • To contractors, service providers and other third parties Ripsnorter uses to support its business. • To fulfill the purpose for which you provide it.
    • For any other purpose disclosed by Ripsnorter when you provide the data.
    • With your consent.
    Ripsnorter may also disclose your personal data:
    • To comply with any court order, law or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request.
    • To enforce or apply Ripsnorter Terms of Use (,
    • To enforce or apply other agreements, including for billing and collection purposes.

    Social Media

    Ripsnorter uses a variety of social media options to communicate and interact with customers and the public. These sites and applications include popular social networking and media sites. To better engage the public in ongoing dialog, Ripsnorter currently use Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and Pinterest platforms and may add other platforms and media in the future. Ripsnorter does not exclusively operate or control these third party websites, and when interacting with Ripsnorter on those websites, you may reveal certain personal data to Ripsnorter or to third parties. Except when Ripsnorter uses your personal data to respond to your specific message or request, Ripsnorter will not use, share, or retain your personal data from social media platforms

    Choices About How Ripsnorter Use and Disclose Your Data

    Ripsnorter has set mechanisms to provide you with the following control over your data:

  • Tracking Technologies and Advertising. You can set your browser and opt out according to our cookies policy

  • Promotional Offers from Ripsnorter. If you do not wish to have your e-mail address/contact data used by Ripsnorter to promote its products, you can opt-out by sending us an e-mail stating your request to

• If Ripsnorter has sent you a promotional e-mail, you may send us a return e-mail asking to be omitted from future e-mail distributions. This opt out does not apply to data provided to Ripsnorter as a result of a product purchase, warranty registration, product service experience or other transactions.

Accessing and Correcting Your Data

You can review and change your personal data by sending Ripsnorter an e-mail on to request access to, correct or delete any personal data that you have provided to Ripsnorter. Ripsnorter cannot delete your personal data except by also deleting your user account. Ripsnorter may not accommodate a request to change data if Ripsnorter believes the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the data to be incorrect.

If you delete your User contributions from Ripsnorter website, copies of your contributions may remain viewable in cached and archived pages, or might have been copied or stored by other website users. Proper access and use of data provided on the website, including User contributions, is governed by Ripsnorter’s Terms of Use (

Storage and Retention of Personal Data

Ripsnorter insures that personal data are safeguarded against loss, access, use, modification, disclosure or other misuse. All commercially reasonable steps are taken to prevent unauthorized use or disclosure of your personal data. Ripsnorter will retain your personal data only for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected and to comply with applicable laws, and your consent to such purpose remains valid after termination of Ripsnorter’s relationship with you.

Data Security

Ripsnorter has implemented measures designed to secure your personal data from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration and disclosure. All data you provide to Ripsnorter is stored on our secure servers behind firewalls and all connections are TLS encrypted. Any payment transactions are delegated to secured third parties websites operating payment independently.

The safety and security of your data also depends on you. Where Ripsnorter has given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of our Website, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. You must be careful about giving out data in public areas of Ripsnorter website like message boards. The data you share in public areas may be viewed by any user of the website.

The transmission of data via the internet is not completely secure. Ripsnorter cannot guarantee the security of your personal data transmitted to Ripsnorter website. Any transmission of personal data is at your own risk. Ripsnorter is not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on Ripsnorter website.

Consent to Electronic Notice if there is a Security Breach