Privacy Policy

Normally, using our website is possible without indication of personal data. If personal data (e.g. name, address or eMail addresses) is collected on our sites, it is, as far as possible, always optional. Without explicit consent, this data won’t be passed on to third parties. We point to the fact that internet data transfer (e.g. communication via eMail) can have security gaps. End-to-end protection of data against third party access is impossible. Third party use of contact data provided within imprint obligation for the purpose of transmission of unwanted advertising or information material is herewith explicitly contradicted. The site operators explicitly reserve to take legal measure in case of unsolicited transmission of advertising information, such as spam mails.

Usage of cookies

In order to make your visit to our website more appealing and to enable the use of certain features, we employ so-called cookies on several sites. In so doing, small text files are deposited on your terminal device. Some of the cookies employed by us will be deleted after finishing your browser session, hence closing your browser (so-called Session Cookies). Other cookies will remain on your device and enable us or our business partners to recognize your browser on your next visit (Persistent Cookies). You can adjust your browser in order to notify you about the setting of new cookies and decide whether to accept cookies for certain cases or to generally decline them. With declining cookies, our website’s functionality can be limited.

Assessment, processing and usage of personal data of our users

All information received from you helps us to steadily improve the quality of our analysis platform. We use that information for the performance of our services and for putting the online platform at our users’ disposal. We also use your information in order to improve our platform, prevent or detect malpractice of our website or to enable third parties to perform technical, logistic or other services on our instructions. Additionally, we use your data for the fulfillment and processing of your order. We also use your data in order to communicate with you about our services.s. Only after signing for our newsletter your eMail address and – if you permitted – your phone number will be used for our own advertising purposes until you unsubscribe from our newsletter. Unsubscribing is possible at any time with future effect and can be done entirely or limited to certain forms of communication. As to that, you are welcome to send us an eMail via or to use the unsubscribe link within the newsletter. Start & Found promises to conceal non-public personal data and not to hand it on without explicit consent of the person concerned, unless is required to release data by law or judicial decision.

Right to disclosure, revision, blocking, deletion

According to the German Federal Data Protection Act, you are entitled to disclosure of your saved data and, if applicable, revision, blocking and deletion of your data.


When sending out email campaigns, especially our newsletter, we use the email marketing service „MailChimp”, which is a service by The Rocket Science Group, LLC, 675 Ponce de Leon Ave NE Suite 5000, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA.

On 22.07.2008, the Rocket Science Group signed the so called „Safe Harbor Privacy Principles“, which is a data protection agreement between the European Union and the United States of America.

The information saved during the registration process will be passed on to the Rocket Science Group and stored on the company’s servers in the US. The information submitted during registration will not be given to any third party. You will find further information regarding “MailChimp’s” data protection policy at

Privacy Policy for the use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States .

In case IP-anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transfered to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. The IP-anonymisation is active on this website.

Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage.

The IP-address, that your Browser conveys within the scope of Google Analytics, will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics with effect for the future by downloading and installing Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Addon for your current web browser:

As an alternative to the browser Add-on or within browsers on mobile devices, you can click this  link  in order to opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics within this website in the future (the opt-out applies only for the browser in which you set it and within this domain). An opt-out cookie will be stored on your device, which means that you’ll have to click this link  again, if you delete your cookies.

Sources: eRecht24 Disclaimer, Kanzlei Schaal & Partner, Datenschutzerklärung Google Analytics, Trusted Shops GmbH