Privacy Policy

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Your privacy is very important to us. At CUTRIC we have a few fundamental principles that we follow:

  • We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it.
  • We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, provide our services, develop our products, or protect our rights.
  • We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of our site.

Website Visitors

Through cookies, which are small files stored in your browser that allows the website to identify you and facilitate your use of the website,  CUTRIC collects information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. CUTRIC’s purpose in collecting this  information is to better understand how our visitors use our website. From time to time, CUTRIC may release  non-personal,  aggregate information about visitor use , e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

CUTRIC also collects  Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users filling out forms on our website pages. CUTRIC does not disclose this information to any third parties.

You can opt out of cookies through your web browser but some features of the website may no longer be accessible to you.

Aggregated Statistics

CUTRIC may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, CUTRIC may monitor the most popular pages on our website.  CUTRIC may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, CUTRIC does not disclose personal information./

Protection of Personal Information

CUTRIC allows access to  personal information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on CUTRIC’s behalf or to provide services available at CUTRIC, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country, meaning that your personal information can be accessed from outside of your home country. In such cases, we apply all relevant safeguards to ensure the protection of the personal information. .

CUTRIC will not rent or sell  personal information to anyone. If you are a registered user of CUTRIC’s website and have supplied your email address, CUTRIC may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with CUTRIC’s services.  CUTRIC takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of  personal information.


Ads appearing on our website may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile browsing information from your computer on our website. . This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by CUTRIC and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, CUTRIC may change its Privacy Policy from time to time to keep it up to date. ,. CUTRIC encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy.


For further information or questions about CUTRIC’s Privacy Policy, or to find out what personal information CUTRIC may have about you, please contact [email protected]