Wedding Dress Expert is committed to protect the privacy of all users of the Site and Services and it is important that you should be able to use the Site and Services without having your privacy breached in any way.
The information we collect
In order to provide you access to the Site and Services and to manage and improve the Site and Services we collect the following personal information (“Your Information”) from you:
- Personal information you give us when registering on the Site – your contact information, chosen password and Username;
- Additional personal information you choose to give to us in correspondence;
- Correspondence from third parties about your activities or postings on the Site; and
- Aggregated data regarding your behaviour and use of the Site and Services including the URL that you just came from (whether the URL is on our Site or not), which URL you next go to (whether the URL is on our Site or not), the browser you are using and your IP address.
- Information you enter in order to contact advertisers on the Site.
How we use Your Information
We may use Your Information in the following ways:
- To manage your secure access to and use of the Site and Services.
- To monitor and enhance the effectiveness of our Site and Services.
- To resolve disputes.
- To enforce our terms and conditions.
- To tailor the Site and Services to your needs.
- To contact you with any other notices we deem necessary for the efficient functioning of our Site and Services.
- To enable you to connect with advertisers on the Site which you have chosen to contact
Disclosure of Your Information to third parties
- Where you choose to connect with an advertiser on the Site we will pass the information you enter in order to connect with the advertiser to the advertiser
- Aggregated (data collected from all user accounts) personal information is disclosed in a non-personally identifiable manner to advertisers and other third parties for marketing and promotional purposes. However, we do not disclose to these entities any information that could be used to identify you personally.
- We may display on the Site any information, including images, provided by you to us for public display on the Site, including but not limited to information included in directory listings, discussion forums, feedback, articles and comments. This information, which you have provided to us for public display, may be publically displayed to all visitors to the Site. We may also use this information to promote and market the Site.
Unless required to do so by law, we will not otherwise share, sell or distribute any of the information you provide to us to any party for any other purpose without your consent.
Your use of other members’ information
You agree that, with respect to other peoples’ personal information that you obtain through the Site you will not contact them with unsolicited commercial messages or add them to any database or mailing list without their prior express consent.
Security and Information Retention
We maintain strict security standards and procedures with a view to preventing unauthorised access to Your Information. We use current technologies such as firewalls, secure access control, and encryption of key information to protect the security of your data.
Upon request we will remove Your Information from the Site and we will only retain Your Information for a reasonable period to resolve disputes, enforce our Terms and Conditions, assist with investigations, or for as long as the law requires.
Accessing and updating your information
You are entitled to see the information held about you and you agree to promptly update your personal information given during registration if it changes.
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