Privacy Policy

Data protection declaration

Welcome to our website!

We attach maximum importance to protecting your data and safeguarding your privacy. Therefore, we provide information below regarding collection and use of personal data while using our website.

Anonymous data collection

You can visit our websites without having to provide any personal details. We do not save any personal data in this connection. In order to improve our offer, we evaluate only the statistical data, which does not allow any inference of your personal details.

Collection and processing while using the contact form

When using the contact form, we collect personal data (particulars of personal or objective relationships of a particular or definable natural person) only within the scope provided by you. We use your email address only for processing your request. Your data is deleted subsequently if you do not approve of the further processing and use.

Data collection while writing a comment

We collect personal data within the scope of your comments on an article or contribution only in the scope as notified by you.

While publishing your comment, the email address specified by you is not published, but only the name notified by you.

Collection, processing and use of personal data

We collect personal data (particulars of personal or objective relationships of a particular or definable natural person) only within the scope provided by you.

Your personal data is processed and used for completing and processing your order and also for processing your requests.

After the contract is processed completely, all the personal data is first saved taking into account the retention periods under fiscal and commercial law and then deleted after the expiry of the deadline, if you have not approved of the further processing and use.

Use of the email address for sending the newsletters

Irrespective of the contract execution, we are using your email address exclusively for advertising purposes for sending the newsletter, provided that you have given your consent. Your consent declaration is given below:

"Abonnieren" .

You can use the corresponding link in the newsletter or send us a message to unsubscribe the newsletter anytime; the relevant contact details can be found in our Disclaimer. Your email address will then be deleted from the mailing list.

Forwarding personal data

Your data is not forwarded to third parties without your explicit consent. Only our service partners, which we require for handling the contractual relationship, are excluded from this. In these cases, we strictly adhere to the specifications of the Federal Data Protection Act. The scope of the data transfer is restricted to a minimum.


Our websites use so-called cookies at several places. Cookies are small text files, which are stored on your computer and which your browser saves. They help to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and reliable. In addition, cookies allow our systems to identify your browser and offer you services. Cookies do no contain any personal data.

Using Google Adwords conversion tracking

We use the online advertising service “Google AdWords” and conversion tracking within the scope of Google AdWords. Google Conversion Tracking is an analysis service of Google Inc. (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; “Google”). If you click an advertisement run by Google, a cookie for the conversion tracking is saved on your computer. These cookies have a limited validity, do not contain any personal data and thus do not help in personal identification. If you visit specific webpages of our website and the cookie has not yet expired, Google and we can identify that you have clicked on the advertisement and were forwarded to this page. Every Google AdWords customer receives a different cookie. Thus, there is no option that cookies can be tracked via the websites of AdWords customers. The information that is obtained with the help of the conversion cookie helps to generate conversion statistics for AdWords customers, who have decided on conversion tracking. Here, the customers find out about the total number of users who have clicked on their advertisement and were forwarded to a site provided with a conversion tracking tag. You however do not receive any information which can be used to identify users personally. If you do not wish to take part in the tracking, you can disagree to this use by not installing the cookies through a corresponding setting of your browser software (deactivation option). You are then not included in the conversion tracking statistics. For additional information as well as for the data protection declaration, please visit: http://www.google.de/policies/privacy/


We offer you the option to sign up for our services with Facebook Connect. An additional registration is thus not necessary. To register, you are redirected to the Facebook site, where you can log in with your user data. Your Facebook profile is thereby linked to our service. Through that link, we automatically receive the following information from Facebook Inc.: your public Facebook profile and your email address.

Of this data, we solely use your name and your email address. This information is absolutely necessary to complete the contract, in order to be able to identify you.

Further information regarding Facebook Connect and the privacy settings can be viewed in the data policy information and the Terms of Service of Facebook Inc.

Use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service by Google Inc. („Google“). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files, which are saved on your computer and which allow analysing the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your usage of this website is generally transferred to a Google server in USA and saved there. If IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address is however abbreviated by Google in advance within the member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Treaty on the European Economic Area. The complete IP address is transferred to a Google server in USA and abbreviated there only in exceptional cases. Google shall use this information on behalf of the operator of this website to evaluate your website use, to compile reports about the website activities and to provide additional services associated with the website use and Internet use as against the website operator. The IP addressed transferred from your browser within the scope of Google Analytics is not consolidated with the other data by Google. You can prevent cookies from being saved through a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, we would like to bring to your attention that you may not be able to use all the functions of this website entirely in this case. In addition, you can prevent the recording of data (including your IP address) generated by the cookie and based on your website use in Google as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading the browser plug-in available on the following link and installing it [http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de].

Credit Card Payment

Your personal details are entered via a secure SSL connection. We don’t store your card data, they are processed directly by a certified Payment Service Provider Payone.

Information, correction, blocking and deletion of data

At all times, you have the right to free information about your saved data as well as the right to correction, deletion and blocking of the same. Please contact us if required. You will find the contact details in our Legal Notice.


The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server-log-files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:
• Type of browser / browser version
• Operating system used
• Referrer URL
• Host name of the accessing computer
• Time of the server request
This data cannot be related to specific persons. This data will not be merged with other data sources. We reserve the right to subsequently verify this data if concrete evidence for the illegal use comes to our attention.

Privacy Policy for the use of YouTube

Our website uses plugins of the webite YouTube, which in turn is operated by Google. The operator of these websites is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. When you visit one of our sites which is equipped with a YouTube plugin, a connection is made to the YouTube servers. This involves telling the YouTube server, which of our sites you visited. If you are logged into your YouTube account, you make it possible for YouTube to match your surfing behavior directly to your personal profile. You can avoid this by logging out of your YouTube account. You can find further information about the handling of user data in YouTube's privacy policy at https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy Source: https://www.e-recht24.de

Amazon Pay

We offer you the possibility to log in to our service with your Amazon customer account. Thus, it is impossible to register separately. In order to log in, you will be redirected to Amazon's website, where you can log in with your user data. This will link your Amazon profile to our service. Through this link we will automatically receive access to your data from Amazon Payments Europe S.C.A. The following information will be transmitted to us: Your public Amazon profile and your email address.

Of this data, we exclusively use your name and your email address. This information is mandatory to enter into an agreement, in order to be able to identify you. For further information about Amazon Payments and the privacy settings, please refer to the data protection notices and the terms of use of Amazon Payments Europe S.C.A.