Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy specifies how Magic Board Center collects, uses, stores, secures and discloses information from its visitors. This privacy policy applies to the website and all products and services offered by Magic Board Center at the place of its physical location (hereinafter – the “Shop”). We respect your privacy and do our best to protect it at all times.

What information may be collected

We may collect your personal identification information in different ways, including, without limitation, when you visit our website, fill in contact or booking form, subscribe to our newsletters or otherwise enter your information on our website, or when you fill in application for services at the Shop or otherwise provide your information in person. Depending on the intended actions, some of the requested information can be mandatory and some optional. If you do not wish to provide the mandatory data, you will not be able to receive some of the services.

On the website we may ask, in particular, for the following personal information: your name, email address and phone number. However, you can visit our website without providing any of your personal information. When ordering services or purchasing the products from our Shop, you may be asked to provide some of your personal information, including but not limited to, your full name and ID data, email address and phone number, home address and address of your stay in Portugal, payment card details (if applicable). Don’t worry, we will not sell or share this data. Your personal information is used exclusively to render you the services in the best way.

When you visit our website we may also collect some of non-personal identification information. This information may include, in particular, your IP address, location, browser and other technical information. We may use this information in order to analyze the use of our website, improve its content, make it more user-friendly and administer it in other way. Our website may use “cookies”. In such a case your web browser places cookies on your hard drive for record-keeping purposes and tracking information about you. This is a standard practice and most of the websites use it. You can anytime delete cookies from your computer or you can choose in your browser’s settings to notify you every time cookies are being sent, or you can turn off cookies completely. However, if you disable cookies, some functions on the website may not work properly. We may also use third parties services, in particular, Google Analytics, which helps us to learn about our website visitors and their activity, so we can improve it for you. This service is also using cookies.

When you provide us with your personal information we consider and assume that you grant your consent for us to collect and use your personal information. If you don’t want us to keep and use any of your information, you may withdraw your consent at any time by writing us at info@magicboardcenter.com or mailing us.

How we use this information

We may use your personal information for different purposes, in particular, to provide services for you in the best way, to process your order and transaction, to deliver information that might be useful to you and to contact you regarding administrative notices, to improve customer service, to personalize user experience, to improve our website, as well as for marketing purposes. From time to time we may send you informational e-mails, in particular, regarding our products, services, promotional offers and other updates that we think will be interesting for you. If you do not wish to receive such information from Magic Board Center you can send us an e-mail at info@magicboardcenter.com, specifying which information you don’t want to receive.

Changing your personal information

You may change your personal information by contacting us. You may ask to have your personal information deleted, however, it may be impossible to remove completely information about the provided services and performed transactions, as well as to delete information about past actions made on the website (because of regular backups).

How do we protect your information

In order to protect your personal information we take reasonable safety measures and follow current best practices to make sure it is not improperly accessed, disclosed, lost or misused. Our website is scanned and updated on a regular basis for security holes.

We keep this information in confidence and in accordance with this Privacy Policy. We will not share your information with third parties except to the extent necessary to provide the services. We may disclose your personal information if we are required to do it by law or if you violate our terms of services. We may use third party service providers to help us operate our business and manage the website, and we may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes.

Unfortunately, when using the Internet there is never a guarantee to have data transmission being 100% secure. Therefore, you acknowledge that privacy and security of any information exchanged between you and us through our website cannot be guaranteed and thus any of this data may be viewed by a third party beyond our control.

In order to provide interesting and valuable information for our visitors, the website may use links to websites of third parties. If you click on this links you access these websites at your own risk. We are not responsible for the privacy practices and information contained on other sites and advise you to read their privacy statements.

Changes to this Privacy Policy, Terms and Conditions of Use

We reserve the right to modify and update our Privacy Policy, Terms and Conditions of Use, at any time at our sole discretion. Such changes will take effect immediately upon their publishing on the website. Please check this page regularly to be aware of changes or ask us about the recent updates.

Your acceptance of this policy and terms of services

By using this website and services provided by Magic Board Center, you agree and express your acceptance of its policy and terms of service. If you do not agree to the policy, please do not use our website and our services. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this page regularly and become aware of any changes.

Contact information

If you have any questions regarding this privacy policy, terms and conditions of use or your personal information you may contact us by e-mail info@magicboardcenter.com or mail us.

Credits

Photos:

Photos of surfers and waves were provided by Surf Photos Portugal. It is prohibited to use these pictures without an expressed permission of Surf Photos Portugal.

Official photos of surfboards and logos are taken from official websites of the respective surfbrands.

Icons:

Most icons on “Home”, “Rentals” and “Surfboard shop” pages are designed by Freepic from www.flaticon.com and licensed by Flaticon Basic License. Icon “Test” is amended by adding a word “Test” below.

Icon “Keep the Magic” (shaka sign) on “Rentals” page is made by Zurb from www.flaticon.com and licensed by CC 3.0 BY.

Icon “Advice” (info sign) on “Home” page is made by Daniel Bruce from www.flaticon.com and licensed by CC 3.0 BY.

Icon “Surfboard accessories” (fin) on “Home” page is made by Surf Photos Portugal. It is prohibited to use it without an expressed permission of Surf Photos Portugal.

ASAE arbitration center in Algarve:

In case of dispute the consumer may resort to the Algarve Consumer Arbitration Centre, with site in: Nest Companies, Edificio ANJE, Penha Road, 3rd floor, room 26, 8000 Faro, or through apoio@consumidoronline.pt. Centro de Informação, Mediação e Arbitragem de Conflitos de Consumo do Algarve: http://www.consumoalgarve.pt