Our Policy is designed to reflect the high standards established by the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), a set of laws passed in the European Union. We respect your personal data. We have never and will never sell it to third parties. We have also strived to simplify language and remove jargon, to make our privacy statement easier to read and understand.
What is the GDPR?
The GDPR is a regulation intended to strengthen and unify data protection for everyone within the European Union (EU). The GDPR requires greater openness and transparency from companies on how they collect, store and use personal data, while also imposing tighter limits on the use of personal data.
What is the purpose of this Privacy Statement?
This privacy statement explains how Wantfeed looks after your personal data in connection with our services and products and in accordance with applicable legislation intended to protect your personal data, including the General Data Protection Regulation. We also explain what your rights are. By providing your personal data you acknowledge that we will only use it in accordance with this Privacy Statement. Where we refer to “Wantfeed” or “we”, we mean the Wantfeed brand. This statement applies where Wantfeed act as the Data Controller, which is where we are responsible for deciding how we hold and use your personal data. It is important that you read this statement together with any other privacy notice we may provide on specific occasions, so you are aware of how and why we are using your personal data.
2. INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT ABOUT YOU
We may collect two different types of information:
(a) “personally identifiable” information (i.e. information which can be used to specifically identify you as a unique person or to contact you, such as your email address)
What Personal Data does Wantfeed collect about you?
Personal data means any information about an individual from which that person can be identified. When you sign or use the Wantfeed website, mobile application, products and services you will be asked to give us certain information. This can include but is not limited to your name, profile photo, comments, preferences and email address. If you’re using Wantfeed on your mobile device, you can also choose to provide us with location data. In order for Wantfeed to provide our products and content, depending on which you select, we may collect the following, and not limited to, types of Personal Data:
Data provided by cookies and other similar technologies
Why does Wantfeed need your information?
Wantfeed uses data to provide you with the best experience from the products, content and services that we offer, which includes using data to improve and personalise your experiences. We also use your Personal Data to communicate with you, for example, informing you about new products availability, product delivery and other types of updates.
How will we collect your Personal Data?
We may collect Personal Data from you in a number of ways, depending on the product, service or event. Information you give us may be collected in a variety of ways. You may choose to provide us with your Personal Data by one of the following methods:
Submitting a form through the website; Purchasing products via our site Corresponding with us by phone, email, letter or other means; In discussion with one of our representatives; In provision of reviews or customer feedback; By participating in feedback or surveys or by providing your contact details offline.
We automatically collect certain information when you visit, use or navigate the Website. This information does not reveal your specific identity (like your name or contact information) but may include device and usage information, such as your IP address, browser and device characteristics, operating system, language preferences, referring URLs, device name, country, location, information about how and when you use our Website and other technical information. This information is primarily needed to maintain the security and operation of our Website, and for our internal analytics and reporting purposes.
https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/3379636?hl=en Logging into Wantfeed via a social account If you decide to create a Wantfeed account by logging into a social networking site such as Facebook or Twitter , you give us permission to collect information about you from those services.
This can include information such as age, name, profile picture, gender, networks, user ID, list of friends and such friends user IDs and any other information you have made available through your settings on those SNS. Technical information we collect when you use our Services. When you use our Services, certain information may get created and recorded.
This can include without limitation the following: Log data: when you use Wantfeed either through our website or mobile application, our servers automatically record information that your browser sends whenever you visit a website.
This Log Data may include information such as your Internet Protocol address, the address of the web page you were visiting before you came to Wantfeed, pages of our website and application that you visited, the time you spent on those pages, browser type and settings, the date and time of your request, and other statistics.
Device Information: we may also collect information about the device you are using Wantfeed on, including but not limited to what type of device it is, what operating system you are using, device settings and crash data.
How much information we collect about your device depends on the type of device and its settings. To learn more about what information your device makes available to us, please also check the policies of your device manufacturer or software provider.
Cookies: Our website and application use “cookies” to collect information.
Other types of information we collect
If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence. We may also ask you to provide information when you report a problem with our Services. From time to time, we may also ask you to complete surveys that we use for research purposes.
3. KEEPING YOUR DATA SAFE
No transmission of information via the internet is completely secure. Although we shall take all commercially reasonable steps to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you provide through our Services. You shall be responsible for keeping confidential any password which enables you to access certain parts of the Services, whether such password has been given to you by us, chosen by you or generated using an SNS. We ask you not to share your password with anyone.
Where does Wantfeed store your data?
Wantfeed works with Hubspot ( https://legal.hubspot.com/
How do we ensure the security of your personal data? With Hubspot, we have put in place appropriate security measures to prevent your personal data from being accidentally lost, used or accessed in an unauthorised way.
In addition, we limit access to your personal data to employees of Wantfeed who have a business need to access or use your information. Does Wantfeed sell or share your personal data with third parties?
Wantfeed does not, by default, sell or share your Personal Data with third parties beyond our marketplace.
Where there are exceptions to this, you will be clearly notified, and we will request your explicit consent to do so. We may process and share your Personal Data that we hold about you without your knowledge or consent where this is required or permitted by law.
Transferring information outside of the European economic area (EEA)? The data that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored in, countries outside the UK and the EEA for the purpose of operating our Services.
Additionally, some data processing may be carried out by third parties on our behalf. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing. We take your security of your Personal Data very seriously and always ensure that the appropriate safeguards are in place to protect your Personal Data and fundamental freedoms.
Your rights in connection with your Personal Data You can ask us to do certain things with your Personal Data such as provide a copy of it, correct it or even delete it.
There may be occasions where we cannot comply with a request, and we will tell you if this is the case and give our reasons.
This will usually be for legal or regulatory reasons. Under certain circumstances you have the right to: Request access to your Personal Data; This is also known as a Subject Access Request. This enables you to confirm whether we hold and process your Personal Data and receive a copy of the Personal Data we are processing and certain information about how we use your Personal Data.
Request correction of the Personal Data we hold about you; This enables you to have any incomplete or inaccurate information we hold about you updated. Request the removal of your Personal Data; This is also known as the Right To Erasure. You can ask us to delete or remove your Personal Data where the processing is no longer necessary, or where you have withdrawn consent, or the processing is unlawful. However, in some cases, if we have another legal basis or legitimate interest for processing your Personal Data, we may not be able to comply. Object to the processing of your Personal Data; You have the right to object to us processing your Personal Data where we are doing so:
Based on our legitimate interest For direct marketing purposes
Request the transfer of your Personal Data to another party; In certain circumstances, you may ask us to transfer your Personal Data to a third party.
Please note that by exercising this right, it is possible that Wantfeed will no longer be able to continue to provide its products or services or administer its contact with you. It is important that the Personal Data that we hold about you is accurate and current. Please keep us informed if your Personal Data changes.
You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to notify you when a cookie is being sent so that you can accept or refuse it.
However, if you do not accept cookies, some features of the Services may not function properly or as intended. For instance, if you delete all your cookies, you will need to renew your preferences.
How long do we keep your Personal Data?
Wantfeed will retain your Personal Data for as long as necessary to provide products and content, and other updates to fulfil transactions you have requested, or for other essential purposes such as complying with our legal obligations and resolving disputes and enforcing our agreements. Because these needs can vary for different data types in the context of different products or services, actual retention periods can vary significantly.
4. HOW DO WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
We use information held about you in the following ways: a. To provide the Services to you and ensure that content on the Services is presented in the most effective and relevant manner for you. b. To provide you with information, products or services from our affiliates, advertisers, partner merchants, retailers, networks or from any other third party that you request from us or which we feel may interest you, unless you have opted not to receive such information, products or services. c. To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us. d. To allow you to participate in interactive features of the Services, when you choose to do so. e. To notify you about changes to the Services or our policies.
Disclosure Of Your Information
a. Wantfeed users When you register through the Services and submit personal information to create an account, other Wantfeed users may see your name.
If you choose to provide additional personal information in your profile, Wantfeed users may see such additional information, including but not limited to, your photo and location. We recommend that you guard your sensitive information.
b. Service providers We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate the Services, to assist us in analysing how the Services are used, or to perform website and application-related services (for instance, web analytics and maintenances services). These third parties may have access to your personal information but only to the extent necessary to perform these tasks on our behalf and they will be under a duty not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
c. Compliance with law We may be required by law to disclose or retain for some period your personal information.
d. Business transfers We may sell, transfer or otherwise share some or all of our assets, including your personal information, in connection with a merger, acquisition, reorganisation or sale of assets.
e. Aggregate information We do not disclose personally identifiable information to our affiliates, advertisers, partner networks, merchants and retailers, but we may provide them with aggregate statistical information and analytics about the habits of visitors and users of our Services. Any aggregated information we share in these contexts will not contain personally identifiable information.
6. Third Party Links
7. Changes to this Privacy Statement