Privacy Policy


This webpage is administered by or on the behalf of Smartson Consumer Services (”Smartson”). This privacy policy was updated 2013-08-29. Smartson Consumer Services AB is responsible for processing of data and your personal information. Address: Smartson Consumer Services AB, Industrigatan 4A, 112 46 Stockholm, Sverige. 

To accept Smartsons privacy policy is voluntarily. It is also voluntarily to allow Smartson to take part of and process your personal information. Without leaving personal information for further processing by Smartson, you will not have the possibibility to take part as a testpilot.

Personal Data Act

We are committed to protecting your privacy and comply with the EU Data Protection Directive (Directive 95/46/EC).


Our Privacy Policy describes the types of information we collect on the site and how we use and protect the information. It also says what you should do if you do not want your personal information stored during visits to our website and how you can modify information you have already given us. The policy relates only to this website and not other sites linked to this site. When you enter the website, you agree that Swedish law shall be applicable on all issues that may arise regarding the use of this site and its content.

How we use your information

Personal information that you provide to us on this site will be used for the purpose for which the information was provided, for example to participate in surveys or to participate as a product tester, or in order for you to be able to receive and try products and services, or to respond to inquiries from you. Unless otherwise stated on the site in question, or if you do not notify us otherwise, we may use your personal information (together with any other information we have or may acquire) for sending you information and / or offers about our products and / or services (which we believe may be of interest to you)

We may also use the information to the purpose stated on this website where your personal data is entered –unless you notify that you do not want this.

We may use the provided information (including postal address, email address, phone number) for contacting you as described above.

We may occasionally use services, such as distribution and mailings from third parties to administer and analyze information, including personal information, collected through our sites.

Smartson works with third party suppliers as below:
- Wufoo, Survey Monkey Inc, Palo Alto, CA, USA (Privacy Policy: )
- LAN Team Consulting AB, Stockholm.
- Google ( )

We ask you to take note that in case we of authority by law or by virtue of an search warrant, subpoena, court order or similar are encouraged to disclose personal information, we will do so.

Other information that may be collected

We use cookies (our own cookies and third party cookies) or similar to gather other information when you visit our website, such as which parts of the site you visit and what services you use there.

You can configure your web browser to reject cookies or to indicate when cookies are being sent (the instruction manual for your system should have a guide for this). If cookies are not allowed, parts of the site could become inaccessible and personal information will not be received.

We use statistics on the site to see how you use it and in order to analyze – anonymously and in total –how the site is used. Information about yor computer, including your IP address, the type of browser and operating system you are using may also be collected and registered together with your personal information.

On the Smartson website we use cookies for session information and advertisment display. Third party cookies from external services are used for session information (Shoutlet) and forms (WuFoo), for social plug-ins (Facebook, Google, Twitter, Instagram and AddThis), to identify the user in the support handling system (Zendesk) and for blog platforms that are used by the testpilots (Tumblr, ShortStack and SocialGO).

Data security

We will take all appropriate steps in order to protect your personal information. All personally identifiable information will be subjected to access restrictions in order to prevent unauthorized access, alternation or misuse.

We follow general standards of data security and of protecting the information you share with us. This applies to transfer, handling and storage of information. You should be aware that no transmission of information on the Internet is 100% secure. We continuously strive to use accepted business practices to protect your personal information, however we cannot guarantee complete security.

Changes to our policy

We reserve the right to make changes or remove this Privacy Policy when and how we see fit. We may add a new policy on this site and we would recommend you to frequently visit this site to stay informed.


Contact us at mail: Smartson Consumer Services AB, Industrigatan 4A, 112 26 Stockholm, by or by phone: +46 8 545 201 60 if you have comments or questions about this privacy policy or to report violations of the policy or to correct or update your personal information.

You can always request a copy of the information we have about you.

We take reasonable steps to accommodate requests above.

We are committed to protecting your privacy and integrity on this site. Do not hesitate to contact us if you have questions, comments or are unsure about anything regarding this privacy policy.

Smartson is an independent privately owned media and testing company established in 1999. Smartson will not participate in the discussions as they areintended for our visitor. Remember to keep your comments on topic, inoffensive and keep a respectful tone. You also agree to commit our rules for comments.