Saving and processing data
MySecondhome considers it extremely important to handle user data responsibly. Personal data is processed and protected carefully. In doing so, MySecondhome adheres to the strict requirements placed thereon by European privacy legislation and the legal provisions for processing personal data within the Netherlands based thereon.
If MySecondhome wishes to use this information, it shall take into account the preferences stipulated by the User. If the User decides to give his information to third parties via MySecondhome, MySecondhome shall in no way be responsible for the manner in which this third party handles this information.
- supporting and developing MySecondhome’s market efforts
- improving the services and possibilities of the MySecondhome Website
- providing information services to relevant third parties
- supporting MySecondhome’s Business Partners in order to provide more focused and personalised services to Users
Your rights and raising objections
At the time when the User makes his personal data available to MySecondhome, the User can object to this information being provided to (or allowing it to be used by) third parties. In addition, you can object at any time to your information being used for direct marketing purposes by MySecondhome. You can, at any point, ask to view the data we collect about you, or have the collected data corrected or removed. Requests for modifying, changing or removing apply from the time at which this request reaches MySecondhome.
To this effect you can send an e-mail stating your name and address to firstname.lastname@example.org with the words ‘unsubscribe’ in the header.
MySecondhome uses strict technical and logical security procedures to prevent, for example, unauthorised people gaining access to personal data.
In order to promote use of the website and the services it offers, MySecondhome stores data about Users and their surfing behaviour on the website in files, with the aim of analysing this data in order to improve the design of a website so that MySecondhome can further optimise its services. MySecondhome also uses the information concerned to keep Users abreast of interesting offers of products and services, news, information about and advertising for the products and services of other company departments of MySecondhome and of products and services of Business Partners or carefully selected third parties, or to analyse this information for marketing purposes and to relate information to your profile.
MySecondhome is entitled to provide your e-mail address and other information collected about you and the information registered by you to the following third parties:
(a) organisations and companies that form part of MySecondhome group of companies, at the time information is obtained or in the future;
(b) organisations and companies that process the file or parts thereof or have it/them processed, for example with the aim of analysing this file or to send out information or direct mail;
(c) organisations and companies that state that they comply with the legal provisions relating to spam and sending advertising and who will only send information to you by e-mail after having received permission from MySecondhome to send that specific advertising or information.
MySecondhome has notified the processing of your personal data (such as name, address, place of residence, telephone number, your search profile) to the Data Protection Board (College Bescherming Persoonsgegevens) in The Hague, which is the authority responsible for your personal data.
MySecondhome retains the right to make changes to this Privacy Statement. Therefore, you should check the Privacy Statement regularly. If you have any questions about this Privacy Statement, please contact
MySecondhome uses, like many Websites, “cookies” when providing its electronic services. A cookie is a small file that is stored on your computer’s hard disk in order to recognise you when you revisit the site. These cookies are only used to facilitate your use of the website and to enable information about our company and our (new) products and services to be sent to you.
You can set your browser so that you are notified that a cookie is being placed or that it is not possible to gather cookies, which does however restrict the Website’s possibilities. The domain name under which the cookies are stored is MySecondhome.com. The period of validity of the cookies varies from the duration of your visit to an unlimited period. MySecondhome does not collect any personal data using cookies.