Data privacy

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As a user of our website, you will receive all necessary information in this data protection declaration about how, to what extent and for what purpose we or third party providers collect and use data from you. The collection and use of your data is carried out strictly in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the German Telemedia Act (TMG). We are particularly committed to the confidentiality of your personal data and therefore work strictly within the limits set by the legal requirements. This personal data is collected on a voluntary basis if possible. We also only pass these data on to third parties with your express consent. We ensure a high level of security for particularly confidential data such as payment transactions or your inquiries to us by using SSL encryption. However, we would like to take this opportunity to point out the general dangers of Internet use, on which we have no influence. Particularly in e-mail traffic, your data are not secure without further precautions and can possibly be collected by third parties.



At any time you will receive free of charge information about the personal data stored by us concerning your person as well as the origin, the recipient and the purpose of data collection and data processing. In addition, you have the right to demand that your data be corrected, blocked or deleted. This does not apply to data that is stored in accordance with legal regulations or that are required for the proper processing of business transactions. To ensure that a data lock can be implemented at any time, data is stored in a lock file for control purposes. If data are not subject to a legal archiving obligation, we will delete your data at your request. If the archiving obligation applies, we block your data. For all questions and concerns regarding the correction, blocking or deletion of personal data, please contact our data protection officer under the contact details in this data protection declaration or at the address given in the imprint.



We use cookies on our website. These small text files are stored on your PC from our server. They support the presentation of our website and help you to navigate our website. Cookies collect data about your IP address, your browser, your operating system and your Internet connection. We do not associate this information with personal data and do not pass it on to third parties. Under no circumstances are cookies used by us to transfer malware or spyware to your computer. You may also use our website without the use of cookies, which may limit some of the representations and functions of our website. If you want to deactivate cookies, you can do this via special settings of your browser. Please use its help function to make the appropriate changes. You can manage online ad cookies using the following links: for the USA for Europe



The delivery and presentation of the contents via our website requires the technical recording of certain data. With your access to our website, these so-called server log files are recorded by us or the provider of the web space. These log files do not allow any conclusions to be drawn about you and your person. The corresponding information consists of the name of the website, the file, the current date, the amount of data, the web browser and its version, the operating system used, the domain name of your Internet provider, the referrer URL as the page from which you have switched to our site, and the corresponding IP address. We use this data for the presentation and delivery of our contents as well as for statistical purposes. The information supports the provision and continuous improvement of our offer. We also reserve the right to check the mentioned data at a later date if there is suspicion of illegal use of our offer.



You can subscribe to our newsletter on our website. We need your e-mail address. In addition, we will also need to check whether you are indeed the owner of the e-mail address and would like to receive the newsletter, taking into account the relevant legal regulations. We therefore collect information that makes such a review possible. The data collected in this context is used for sending and receiving the newsletter. They have a different purpose and will not be passed on to third parties. Apart from the information necessary for sending newsletters, no other data is collected by us. Since the sending and receiving of newsletters is dependent on your consent, you can revoke this consent to the collection and storage of your data at any time without giving reasons. To do so, use the "Unsubscribe link"provided in the newsletter.



We secure your data in payment transactions. Therefore, for security reasons and to protect your confidential and personal information, our site uses SSL encryption for payment transactions. You can determine whether SSL encryption is enabled or not. You can recognize the use of encryption by the browser's address line. Data transmission is encrypted only if the regular display changes from "http://" to "https://". The browser line "https://" shows the use of SSL encryption, payment transactions are now encrypted. Activating SSL encryption makes it impossible for third parties to read your confidential data. Therefore, transfer your data only if SSL encryption is activated.



You can find plugins of the social network Facebook on our website. Its provider is Facebook Inc. based in the USA, California 94025,1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park. The Facebook logo or the "Like-Button" on our site indicate the Facebook plugins for you. See also the overview of the Facebook plugins on When you visit our website, we connect directly to the Facebook server via the plugin. You will then be connected via your browser. For Facebook, this involves the information that you have visited our website with your IP address. With a click on the Facebook "Like-Button" you link the content of our website to your profile on Facebook. For Facebook, a visit to our site will be associated with your user account. We have no knowledge of what kind of content is sent to Facebook and how Facebook uses it. For more information on data collection and use, please see the Facebook Privacy Statement at You can prevent your visit to our site from being associated with your Facebook profile by simply logging out of your Facebook account beforehand.



With Google AdWords, we use an online advertising program from Google Inc. on our website, which also uses conversion tracking. Google AdWords uses this tool to set a cookie on your PC when you visit our website via a Google ad. The cookie is no longer valid after 30 days. There is no personal traceability. If you as a user visit our website and the cookie is still working, we will see together with Google that you have clicked on the relevant ad and have been directed to our site. Each Google AdWords customer is assigned a different cookie. Cookies are thus not traceable via the websites of AdWords customers. The data collected by conversion cookies is used to generate conversion statistics for AdWords customers. As our customers, we are thus able to find out the total number of users who responded to our ad and were then directed to a website that was tagged with a conversion tracking tag. During this process, we do not receive any information that would enable us to personally identify you as a user. If you reject the tracking procedure, you can deactivate the Google Conversion Tracking cookie via your Internet browser. If necessary, use the browser's help function for further information. To learn more about Google's privacy policy, please visit



We use a plugin of the internet service Google Maps on our website. Google Maps is operated by Google Inc. based in the USA, CA 94043,1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View. By using Google Maps on our website, information about the use of this website and your IP address is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and also stored on this server. We have no knowledge about the exact content of the transmitted data, nor about their use by Google. In this context, the company denies the connection of data with information from other Google services and the collection of personal data. However, Google may transfer the information to third parties. If you deactivate Javascript in your browser, you will prevent the execution of Google Maps. However, you will not be able to use a map display on our website. By using our website, you consent to the collection and processing of the information described above by Google Inc. Learn more about the privacy policy and terms of use for Google Maps at: html.



We also integrate functions of the Instagram online service on our website. Instagram Inc. is located in the USA, CA 94025,1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park. The Instagram button allows you to link to your Instagram account when you visit our pages, provided you are logged in to Instagram. Instagram thus receives the information about your visit to our website and can assign this visit to your Instagram profile. We have no knowledge of the content of the information provided, nor of its use by Instagram. For more information on Instagram's collection and use of data, please refer to the Instagram Privacy Policy at