Your acceptance of our policy, at the time of registration, implies your express approval and consent to us collecting, storing, using and disclosing your personal information as explained in this Policy.
Use of Website
If you choose to provide us with the above mentioned information, you consent to the use, storage and transfer of your information on our servers. The information provided by you shall be used by us, for the following (but not limited) purposes:
When you visit/surf our website, certain personal information, including, but not limited to, your name, contact address, email address, mobile/telephone number(s), age, sex, occupation, interests, billing information, content, credit card information, financial information, standard web log information, IP address, information about your computer software and hardware, and such other information as may be required for your interaction for the services in our website and from which your identity is discernible may be automatically stored with us. Also, certain services/webpages in our website require providing personal information to register and access them. You consent to provide such personal information as required by these services. Such information may include, without limitation, your name, contact address, email address, mobile/telephone number(s), age, sex, occupation, interests, billing information, content, credit card information, financial information, standard web log information, IP address, information about your computer software and hardware, and such other information as may be required for your interaction with the services and from which your identity is discernible. We may also collect demographic information that is not unique to you such as preferences, code, favorites, etc. Further, sometimes you may be asked to provide cultural, descriptive, preferential and social & life style information.
In addition to the above, we may also indirectly collect information about you when you use certain third party services available on our website. We may also collect certain information about the use of our website by you, such as the services you access/use or areas/pages you visit.
We use data collection devices such as "cookies" on certain pages of the Site to help analyze our web page flow, promote trust and safety, and measure promotional effectiveness. You may, and if your browser permits, decline our cookies. However, declining cookies may result in you not able to use certain features on the Site and you may be required to reenter your password more frequently during a session.
Occasionally, portions of the Services may alow you to send messages or emails to us or to third parties and also to participate in bulletin boards and discussion groups. All such emails, postings, messages to discussion groups and bulletin boards become our property once you submit them. Whenever you choose to initiate these types of communication with us, or anyone else, you may be contacted in return. Also, remember that our discussion groups and bulletin boards are open to the public, and, therefore, your postings can be seen by anyone and are not protected by us or any other entity. You shall use your discretion when deciding whether to post, what to post and whom to contact. We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to monitor posts, edit them or delete them from our bulletin boards and discussion groups. This reservation of rights, however, shall not obligate us, under any circumstances to conduct such monitoring, edits or deletions, nor shall it cause us to be liable for any such monitoring, edits or deletions.
Use of Your Information
If you choose to provide us with the above mentioned information, you consent to the use, processing, storage and transfer of the information so provided by you on our servers. The information you provide shall not be shared with third parties (third parties for this purpose do not include our group / subsidiary companies / holding and or our service partners / associates) for purposes such as marketing and other related activities without your prior consent. However, if you have opted to make your profile visible, then all information related to your profile will be visible to third parties.
The information provided by you shall be used by us to:
If you consent to receive information about third party opportunities, products or services or you make your profile visible we may disclose your information to such third parties for communicating with you via e-mail or otherwise to inform about services/products which may be of interest to you. Also, we might use your personal information to communicate with you and ascertain if you are interested in third party services.
The personally identifiable information you provide to us will form the basis upon which we will send you a welcome email which will ask you to verify your username and password. Our communications with you will be in response to your inquiries with respect to our services/content, to provide the services requested by you, and to manage your account. As per preference, we will communicate with you by email or telephone. We will also send you SMS alerts from time to time to update you on relevant information and other updates.
Disclosure of your information shall be made to our service providers who provide services to us vis-a-vis our website and the services/products therein. These service providers/employees will have access to the information provided by you in order to perform their functions/services efficiently.
We will also exercise the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as/when required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our website.
The Services may include customized ads from third party tailored ad technology to be displayed to you through the Services. We do not share personal information with these third parties; however, when you use the Services, we or third parties operating the ad serving technology may use non-personal information collected through cookies, and anonymous identifiers to ensure that appropriate ads are displayed and to perform analytics with regard to your use of the Services and other websites that are tracked by these third parties. These technologies also may control how many times you can view the ad, deliver ads related to your interests, and measure the effectiveness of ad campaigns. To the extent that any of this information is collected by third parties, you acknowledge and agree that such collection and use is governed by those third parties’ privacy policies and we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such third parties.
If you are interested in more information about tailored ads and/or your choices to prevent third parties from delivering tailored ads, you may visit these third party websites and express your constraints and opt out of such usage of information. Depending on the extent to which ad technology is integrated into the Services, you may still receive ads even if you opt-out of tailored ads. In that case, the ads may not be tailored to your interests.
Disclosure of Your Information
Your information may be shared in the following ways:
Opting Out of Emails
If you do not wish to receive promotional materials from us, you may opt out of receiving these communications by selecting the “Unsubscribe” option available as a link in every email.
Please note that such opt-out processes may take some time to complete, consistent with applicable law.
Security and Account Protection
We have implemented commercially reasonable administrative, physical, electronic, and technical security measures to protect against misuse, alteration or loss of your personal information. Despite our best efforts, however, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable.
Amendments to Privacy Statement
We may amend the Privacy Statement at any time by posting the amended terms on the Services. Any changes to this Privacy Statement will become effective upon posting. Your continued use of the Services following these changes is taken as your acceptance of such revisions/amendments. If we make any changes to this Privacy Statement, we will post the changes here and notify you either via email or by notice on the Services.
Minor (under the age of 18 years) are not eligible to use our Site and we ask that minors do not submit any personal information to us. If your age is less than 18 years, you cannot sell, purchase or bid for any items on the Site. If you wish to make a purchase or sale on item(s) on the Site; such purchase or sale may be made by your legal guardian or parents who have registered as users of the Site provided that such purchase or sale is not in relation to any adult material/mature audience items displayed on the Site, the sale or purchase of which to/by minors is strictly prohibited.
International Transfers of Information
Some of the disclosures and uses mentioned in this Privacy Statement may involve transfering your personal information to other countries whose levels of privacy protection may vary from your country. By submitting your personal information, you consent to such transfers.
Changing Your Personal Information
You can access and modify your personal information by logging on to the website. We will not modify/edit the information you provide. However, you are requied to update your personal information as soon as such changes are necessitated.
Your password is the key to your account and you shall be solely responsible for keeping your password secure. You are solely responsible for all activities happening under your username. You are strictly advised not to disclose your password to anyone. Sharing your password or your personal information with others, will render you solely responsible for any/all actions taken under your username. You may lose substantial control over your personal information, and may be subject to legally binding actions taken on your behalf. Therefore, if your password has been compromised for any reason, you are required to immediately change your password.
It may be possible that Global Infowings goes through a business transition, such as acquisition by another company, or sale, or merger, of all or a portion of its assets. In such events, your personally identifiable information will likely be among the assets transferred.
We treat security of your personal information with utmost importance. When you enter your personal information we treat the data as an asset that must be protected. We use tools (encryption, passwords, physical security, etc.) to protect your personal information against any unauthorized access and disclosure. However, it must be mentioned that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security nor can we guarantee that third parties shall not unlawfully access or intercept transmissions or private communications, and that other users may misuse or abuse personal information you provide. Therefore, although we work hard to protect your information, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personal information or private communications will always remain private.
Changes in this Privacy Statement