SoFanatics (Weez plus) - Privacy Notice
SoFanatics is a platform website that brings latest news from the world’s top football leagues, we try to offer creative highlight videos covering the biggest teams, players and leagues. We also bring latest news about market transfers, player’s gossips and any other related news that would keep up to date with your favorite club. SoFanatics is a brand product/service name that belongs to Weez plus division, which at its turn belongs to Qlenx Limited Liability company (Qlenx Ltd).
SoFanatics ("we", "us" or "Weez plus") is a business division of the Qlenx Limited Liability company (Qlenx Ltd), headquartered in Central Finland JYVÄSKYLÄ and registered under business number 28652262. Weez plus is a business branch within Qlenx Ltd which is an IT and digital marketing services provider. In this notice, each of the properties is referred to as "platforms". When we refer to the "Service" in this Privacy Notice, this means the provision of the content on the platform to the user.
SoFanatics respects your privacy and is committed to protecting your information. Therefore, this notice explains why SoFanatics collects information concerning the users of the platform (each a "user", "you" or “your” ), what type of information we collect and how we use that information. This privacy notice will inform you as to how we look after your information when you (a) sign-up to receive our newsletters or information about our products and services;(b) sign-up for any arranged event or competition; or (c) visit and/or use our platform including but not limited to our desktop websites, and mobile websites (collectively, our “Platforms”). These are collectively referred to as our “Services” in this privacy notice.
This privacy notice applies to your use of our Platforms and Services (regardless of where you visit it from or otherwise access our Services) and tell you about your privacy rights and how Data Protection Laws protect you.
This notice has been last updated on 01 April 2020.
When you interact with our Platforms and use our Services, we may collect Personal Data about you. We have set out below what data we collect and how we collect it. You are under no obligation to provide Personal Data to us. However, certain Personal Data is essential for the provision of and the quality of the products and services we offer, and you might not be able to obtain certain services if you do not provide the information required for those services.
Information we do not collect:
So what information do we collect?
We collect, store and transfer broadly two types of information in accordance with applicable law:
Our Platforms may include links to third-party websites, plug-ins and applications. Clicking on those links or enabling those connections may allow third parties to collect or share data about you. Herein, we do not control these third-party websites and neither not responsible for their privacy statements. When you leave our Platforms, we encourage you to read the privacy notice of every website you visit or third-party mobile application you may use.
We use the User Information for three main purposes: (i) to operate and improve the platforms and to ensure that we can provide the Services; (ii) to optimise the content on the platforms; and (iii) send marketing and show advertising to our users.
We disclose the data based on your consent as described in section "With whom we share your information".
We may use your non-personal information for marketing of products and services of soFanatics, as permitted by applicable law. You will always have a right to opt-out from soFanatics marketing by sending email to us.
On this platform, we use the following types of cookies:
These types of cookies may also be placed on the platform by our business partners or service providers.
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but if you prefer, you can change your browser to prevent that, or opt-out as explained below. You may not be able to take full advantage of our platforms or use certain functions if you disable cookies.
Inside our services , we may share User Information with any member of soFanatics where this is necessary for business administration purposes in accordance with applicable law. We may also allow other members of soFanatics to contact users with relevant offers, competitions and latest news (where they have consented to doing so, if required by applicable laws).
Third party services, we share your personal data, including name, email address, phone number and country to, a customer relationship management third-party service. The purpose of using CRM is to provide you customer support, e.g., sending you Services’ updating information, and newsletter subscription. For newsletter, you can unsubscribe by sending us notification in text form to the contact options given under “Contact Us” section. There is, of course, also a cancellation link in every newsletter.
Corporate transaction, in the situation such as a sale, merger, consolidation, or asset sale, or in the unlikely event of bankruptcy, we may share your personal information.
We do not rent or sell personal information about you to any other third parties, however, we reserve the right, to conduct additional processing to the extent permitted or required by law, or in support of any legal or criminal investigation.
If you would like us to stop sending you marketing communications you may use the opt-out link found on footer of this page, or the unsubscribe link in our marketing communications. Although we encourage you to use the opt-out link because it is automated, you may also contact us by email or by filling the contact us form.
If you, or another user of your device, wish to withdraw your cookies consent at any time, you have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying your browser setting. You may also go to:
In some instances, when you opt-out, a new cookie (Opt-Out-Cookie) is placed in your web browser. This tells the third party provider to cease data collection from your browser and prevents advertisements from being delivered to you.
We understand that the security of your User Information is important to you, therefore, we use data hosting service providers to host the information we collect, in a PostgreSQL database with all personal information encrypted. soFanatics is committed to protecting the information we collect. While no website can guarantee security, we have implemented appropriate administrative, technical, and physical security procedures to help protect the personal information you provide to us. For example, only authorized employees are permitted to access personal information, and they only may do so for permitted business functions.
Our platforms are not directly intended for children and should not be used by them unless supervised by a parent or guardian.
We retain your information until you inform us to delete them, unless we have a reason and right to use the data under applicable data protection or other mandatory law.
You always have a right to inspect your information and request to change your information by log in to the user account. You have a right to receive information from soFanatics as to what personal data concerning you is being processed. In some events you have a right to receive a copy of processed personal data. In some events you may have a right to data portability or restriction on processing of your personal data. In some events you have a right to obtain from soFanatics the rectification or erasure of personal data concerning you. In addition, you have a right to opt-out use of your non-personal information for direct marketing purposes. In such event, please make a written or electronic statement to us in accordance with applicable legislation.
In some events access to your personal information is protected by a password in which is selected by you. By approving this policy, you agree that it is your responsibility to keep your password secure confidential in order to prevent unauthorized access and you also agree to notify soFanatics if any unauthorized use incurs.
If and to the extent processing of personal data is based on consent, you shall have a right to withdraw your consent. Withdrawal of consent may prevent your use of the service.
If you wish to file a complaint with a national supervisory authority regarding soFanatics’s processing of your personal data, you may do so by contacting your local data protection authority.
Questions, comments and requests regarding this Privacy Notice are welcomed and should be addressed to:
Nisulankatu 78, 40720, Jyväskylä, Finland
customerservices (at) soFanatics.io