Privacy Policy

Introduction

A Big Al’s Sports Picks user (‘you’) may purchase sports picks, get reviews of bookmakers, review free picks, research odds on sporting events, and read articles. More information about these services are available in our Terms and Conditions, as well as the Terms and Conditions of the sportsbooks and/or odds providers. When you use any of these services, many of your information might be shared with us or third parties.

This Privacy Policy is important to you to understand how your personal data is collected, used, consulted or otherwise processed when you use https://www.bigal.com (Bigal.com). Personal data is any information about you that might be used to identify you, or make possible to identify you. This Privacy Policy applies to your personal data processing on Bigal.com and not to data processing that may occur on other services or web pages regardless of whether they are provided by the owner of Bigal.com or someone else. The owner of Bigal.com (‘we’, ‘us’, ‘our’) is:

Al McMordie
11693 San Vicente Blvd. #509
Los Angeles, CA 90049

This Privacy Policy is effective from July 1st, 2020. This Privacy Policy may be modified from time-to-time.

Essential modifications are those that affect your rights or obligations with regard to protection and processing of your personal data. An essential modification might include (but is not limited to) the launch of new services, deployment of new technologies and processing of your data for new purposes. Therefore, if we make essential modifications to the Privacy Policy, we will send you notice through our Services, or by other means, and give you the opportunity to review the changes before they become effective.

In addition, from time to time we make minor modifications of the Privacy Policy. Minor modifications do not impact your rights or obligations with regard to protection of personal data. These types of modifications might include (but are not limited to) organizational and grammatical changes to this Privacy Policy in order to make our policy easier to read.

Data Controller and Data Subject

By using our services, you may disclose various pieces of information, including those that would be considered personal data. When your personal data is processed, then you are considered a data subject and you are entitled to exercise your rights that are explained in this Privacy Policy. Taking into account that we determine the purposes and means of processing personal data on Bigal.com, we are legally considered a data controller over your personal data on Bigal.com. Being a data controller provides us the opportunity to process your personal data, but also obliges us to protect them.

Data we process

We might process various categories of your data. Below you may find information on the data we process, as well as their categorizations.

Identification data

Personal Identifiable Information (PII) - When you create your account on Bigal.com, we process your name, address, telephone number, birthday, email address and username you choose.

Electronic identification data - When you log in to Bigal.com, we process the IP address of the device you use, the type and version of browser and operating system you use, as well as the time of login.

Special financial data

Financial identification data - When you make any purchase on Bigal.com, we process your payment data.

Private habits and interests

Preferences - We process information regarding which services you choose to use. Also, we process information provided to us when you contact us.

The process of your data

We collect and process data about you when you sign up to use our services. We process your personal data in order to provide our services to you, to improve your experience at Bigal.com and with our services, to further develop our service, and to secure and maintain regular functioning of Bigal.com. You may find more about our purposes for processing your data below.

Identification data

Personal Identifiable Information (PII) - We use your PII to identify and distinguish you from other Bigal.com users. Your PII is required in order to register and we use it to communicate with you regarding any changes to your account or our services, as well as for commercial communication if you agree to receive it.

Electronic identification data - We process the IP address of the device you use in order to enable communication between your device and our server; to determine your approximate geolocation, which may be further used for service customization (for instance, to provide appropriate content for your language of choice and gambling-related content which is legal in your country), as well as for analytical purposes. (You may learn more about how we process your data for analytical purposes in our Cookie Policy.)

The processing of details about your browser and operating system is beneficial to ensure the regular provision of our services to you. Also, sometimes we will need this data to solve some technical problems if they emerge.

Special financial data

Financial identification data - It is necessary to process this data to fulfill any payment.

Private habits and interests

Preferences - We process information about your preferences in order to send you notifications that may be of interest to you. Also, we need to know whether you opt in for a particular newsletter, so that we can send you relevant news and updates on a regular basis.

Our use of cookies

Any browser visiting Bigal.com will receive cookies from us. We use cookies because we wish to provide the best possible on-site experience to everyone who visits Bigal.com.

Through the use of cookies, we process standard internet log information and details of the behavior patterns of Bigal.com users. The use of cookies enables us to improve site navigation, analyze on-site behavior of everyone who visits the website, promote our products, and provide content from third parties. To find out more about our use of cookies, read our Cookie Policy.

How we protect your data

We do not collect personal data in an excessive manner. We only process data that we really need, and only for agreed-upon purposes. We are tending to keep your data up to date and to store them securely. We do not process your data for a period longer than it is necessary for the purposes for which data is processed. We use technical and organizational measures in accordance with good industry practice to safeguard your information. Thus, we take appropriate technical and organizational measures to ensure protection of your personal data against accidental or unlawful loss, alteration, theft, unauthorized disclosure or access, unauthorized use and against all other unlawful forms of processing.

We apply different levels of access control to your data. Restriction of access control is based on business needs and security requirements. We ensure you that only appropriately authorized persons have access to your data, whose knowledge and skills about data is necessary to fulfill their obligations arising out of, or in connection with, the performance of their job.

Your rights

Right to access

You have the right to obtain from us confirmation as to whether or not personal data concerning you is processed, and, where that is the case, to request access to the personal data. If you would like to get the confirmation as well as the access to your personal data please contact us via email at bigal@bigal.com.

Right to rectification

You have the right to ask us to delete inaccurate personal data concerning you. Taking into account the purposes of the data processing, you have the right to have incomplete personal data completed.

Right to erasure (right to be forgotten)

In limited circumstances, you will have the right to request that we erase the information we hold about you:

Right to restrict processing

You have the right to seek to restrict the processing of your personal data when:

Right to object to the processing of your data and rights related to automated decision-making

You have the right to object to our processing of your data on grounds relating to your particular situation, at any time, including profiling. Upon your objection, we will stop processing your data unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for continuing the processing which override interests of your fundamental freedoms and rights, or if further processing is necessary for the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims.

At any time you have the right to object to our processing of your data, including profiling, for direct marketing purposes. We might use tools for automated decision-making including profiling, for marketing purposes, and you may opt-out from further data processing for this purpose. More details about opt-out are given in the Cookie Policy. Upon your opt-out, your personal data will not be longer processed for direct marketing purposes. In regard to automated decision-making about you, you may have the right to request human intervention.

Right to data portability

Under certain circumstances you have the right to receive your personal data, which you have provided to us, in a structured, commonly-used and machine-readable format (i.e., in digital form), and you have the right to request the transmission of those data to another entity without hindrance from us, if such transmission is technically feasible.

Right to withdraw consent

If the ground for processing your personal data is your consent, you can withdraw your consent at any time without giving any reason to us, and free of charge.

The withdrawal of consent does not affect the lawfulness of processing based on consent before its withdrawal. Please be aware that after withdrawal of the consent, we will not be able to process your data and, consequently, we will not be able to offer our services to you.

Right to lodge a complaint

If you feel that your personal data rights have been breached, you can contact us via email at bigal@bigal.com. Also you have the right to lodge a complaint with your local data protection authority.

How to exercise your rights

If you have any questions or doubts regarding the processing of your personal data, or you wish to exercise your rights explained above, please feel free to send an email to bigal@bigal.com.

How long we keep your data

We keep your data until you delete your account on Bigal.com. When you delete your account, we erase your personal data.

Who else may access your data

We may share your data with third parties. The third parties are categorized as follows:

Transfer of your data to third countries

We may transfer your personal data in third countries in order to provide our services and/or to further develop our services. We take all measures in relation to the recipients of your personal data, to ensure an adequate level of protection and appropriate safeguards as defined by the applicable data protection laws.

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