ATHENS FINANCIAL SERVICES considers the management of your personal data to be a very serious matter and therefore complies with the applicable legislation of the Data Protection Authority 2472/97 applicable to personal data databases as well as Regulation (EU) 201 6/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (GDPR).

ATHENS FINANCIAL SERVICES is committed to the full implementation of existing legislation and European regulations taking into account the adoption of appropriate technical and administrative measures for the protection of personal data.

Browse our website

You can browse our website without providing any personal information.

ATHENS FINANCIAL SERVICES collects personal information of its visitors/users only when they voluntarily provide it.

Special attention is paid to the data collected with the help of cookie files (Read more in the Cookie Policy).) Due to the frequent and rapid changes in technology as well as the corresponding efforts of the legislator to keep the legislation with these changes, ATHENS FINANCIAL SERVICES undertakes to inform you of any changes in the policy of personal data management.

In case of disagreement of the visitor / user with this policy, he must interrupt and avoid browsing the website.

Principles of data retention and processing

ATHENS FINANCIAL SERVICES undertakes to make every effort to safeguard the personal character of your information. It cannot therefore transfer them to any third party (natural or legal) for any reason except in cases where it is provided for by law and exclusively to the competent authorities.

Minor visitors have access to our services only with the consent of their parents or guardians, and in case of submission of personal information by minors, ATHENS FINANCIAL SERVICES will immediately delete all relevant information.

The visitor / user can at any time contact the administrators of the website on info@afs.com.gr, dataprotection@afs.com.gr to find out if there is a file with his details, while he can change them and delete them from the lists whenever he wishes.

ATHENS FINANCIAL SERVICES maintains records of users' personal information solely for financial, tax and communication purposes. In the context of the continuous improvement of its services and information, it may process, under strict conditions of confidentiality and anonymity, part or all of the data that you yourself have sent for statistical and financial reasons.

The personal information we collect

Automatically stored information - cookies

ATHENS FINANCIAL SERVICES, to facilitate the use of our website, uses "cookies". Cookies are small data/text files stored on your computer's hard drive by your browser and which are necessary for the use of our website.

We use cookies to better understand the use of our website and offer you better navigation.

Cookies help us, for example, determine if you have already visited a page on our website. Cookies can also tell us if you have visited our website in the past or if you are a new visitor.

Cookies we use do not store personal data or personal information that is likely to lead to identification of the person to whom it relates and which has been otherwise collected.

If you do not wish to collect information through cookies, please configure your web browser to delete all existing cookies from your computer's hard drive, block all cookies in the future and receive a warning before a cookie is saved (Read more in the CookiesPolicy).

Newsletters - Newsletters

AFS does not use the newsletter sending process

Messages via contact form

You can submit your message to ATHENS FINANCIAL SERVICES either through the general contact form or through specially designed contact forms located on the websites of the services and/or products.

By submitting your message through any form of communication to ATHENS FINANCIAL SERVICES, you accept these terms regarding the use of your personal data (name, e-mail or even telephone) by ATHENS FINANCIAL SERVICES.

ATHENS FINANCIAL SERVICES undertakes not to use such data for marketing purposes or to transfer it to third parties.

IP Addresses

ATHENS FINANCIAL SERVICES can identify the IP address through which the computer or any other electronic device accesses the Internet and then ATHENS FINANCIAL SERVICES, and this information is used for statistical purposes.

In cases where the browser requests permission to download your site from our website, this information is used to provide more personalized information.

In any case, your license may be revoked at any time by changing your browser settings.

If you choose not to provide this permission, you may not be able to access certain ATHENS FINANCIAL SERVICES services.

Hyperlinks

With the help of appropriate links within ATHENS FINANCIAL SERVICES, access to third-party websites is provided.

The placement of these links has been done for the sole purpose of facilitating visitors / users during their web browsing.

It is by no means an indication of acceptance or approval of the content of the websites listed by link.

The link leads to a different website, the tour to which it is subject to the terms of use of this website.

ATHENS FINANCIAL SERVICES bears no responsibility whatsoever for the content and privacy policy of the website listed by link.

Access using the links provided to the website takes place under the sole responsibility of the user himself.

How long your data is stored

Your information is registered in the corporate system in accordance with applicable law, including provisions concerning data security and confidentiality and the principle of lawful processing. They are stored for as long as you deem necessary to achieve the saved goals or until the customer requests their deletion. I use strong cryptography when transmitting the information you give us.

You may withdraw your consent at any time with effect for the future.

Share/ Receive data to third parties

We may share data submitted in the forms of our website with our partners or on corresponding ministerial websites in order to fulfill your tax and insurance obligations.

Under no circumstances do we transfer personal data to third parties.

Under no circumstances do we receive information about our visitors from third parties.

Communication, request for information, withdrawal of consent, blocking, deletion

You may at any time and free of charge object to the use of your personal data for the future, request the complete deletion of such data, or request information about the data stored by us about your person or their correction.

You can send us an e-mail with your request at info@afs.com.gr dataprotection@afs.com.gr or use the general contact form of our website.

Personal Data Security

ATHENS FINANCIAL SERVICES recognises as a matter of major importance the issue of data and transaction security and for this reason all necessary organisational and security measures are taken and the most appropriate technical mechanisms for the protection of content are implemented, with the aim of providing the safest possible environment for users, in accordance with the respective legislative provisions.

ATHENS FINANCIAL SERVICES protects visitors/users from data theft using the SSL-256 bit encryption method. Encryption applies at all stages and all processes of transaction and sending personal data-data.

Through its designers and managers it takes every possible action towards the development, information and improvement of the services provided and the website in general.

However, there is always the possibility of errors / malfunctions / interruptions in the content of the website and / or appearing virus or other harmful software (malware) either on the website or on its server.

Update and modify

The Company reserves the right to modify/update individual parts of this Policy, without any obligation to inform you in prior information. Please always read our Privacy Policy before using our website to be informed of the current version of the Policy in case any modifications or updates have been made.

Privacy and Privacy Policy last updated: June 2018