1. Collection of Personal Details and other Information
When you use our Website, we collect and store your personal information which is provided by you from time to time. Our primary goal in doing so is to provide you a safe, efficient, smooth and customized experience. This allows us to provide services and features that most likely meet your needs, and to customize our Website to make your experience safer and easier. More importantly, while doing so we collect personal information from you that we consider necessary for achieving this purpose.
In general, you can browse the Website without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. Once you give us your personal information, you are not anonymous to us. Where possible, we indicate which fields are required and which fields are optional. You always have the option to not provide information by choosing not to use a particular service or feature on the Website. We may automatically track certain information about you based upon your behavior on our Website. We use this information to do internal research on our users' demographics, interests, and behavior to better understand, protect and serve our users. This information is compiled and analyzed on an aggregated basis. This information may include the URL that you just came from (whether this URL is on our Website or not), which URL you next go to (whether this URL is on our Website or not), your computer browser information, and your IP address. We use data collection devices such as "cookies" on certain pages of the Website to help analyze our web page flow, measure promotional effectiveness, and promote trust and safety. "Cookies" are small files placed on your hard drive that assist us in providing our services. We offer certain features that are only available through the use of a "cookie".
If you choose to buy any service on the Website, we collect information about your buying behavior including the details of your equipment/asset/item etc.
If you transact with us, we collect some additional information, such as a billing address, a credit / debit card number and a credit / debit card expiration date and/ or other payment instrument details and tracking information from cheques or money orders.
If you choose to post messages on our message boards, chat rooms or other message areas or leave feedback, we will collect that information you provide to us. We retain this information as necessary to resolve disputes, provide customer support and troubleshoot problems as permitted by law.
If you send us personal correspondence, such as emails or letters, or if other users or third parties send us correspondence about your activities or postings on the Website, we may collect such information into a file specific to you.
We collect personally identifiable information (email address, name, phone number, credit card / debit card / other payment instrument details, etc.) from you when you set up a free account with us. While you can browse some sections of our Website without being a registered member, certain activities (such as placing an order to avail any service or services) may not require registration. We do use your contact information to send you offers based on your previous orders and your interests.
2. How UrBuddy Uses the Information We Collect
We collect your personal information and aggregate information about the use of our website and services to better understand your needs and to provide you with a better website experience. Specifically, we may use your personal information for any of the following reasons:
· To provide our service to you, including registering you for our services, verifying your identity and authority to use our services and to otherwise enable you to use our website and our services
· For customer support and to respond to your inquiries
· For internal record-keeping purpose
· To process billing and payment, including sharing with third party payment gateway in connection with website and/or UrBuddy’s products and services
· To periodically send promotional emails to the email address you provide regarding new products from UrBuddy, special offers from UrBuddy or other information about UrBuddy that we think you may find interesting
· To contact you via mail, telephone, text message etc.
· For UrBuddy’s market research purpose, including, but not limited to, the customization of the website according to your interests
· We may use your demographic information to more effectively facilitate the promotion of goods and services to appropriate target audiences and for other research and analytical purpose
· We also may compare personal information collected through the website and services to verify its accuracy with personal information collected from third parties
· We may combine aggregate data with the personal information we collected about you
A "cookie" is a small piece of information stored by a web server on a web browser so it can be later read back from that browser. Cookies are useful for enabling the browser to remember information specific to a given user. We place both permanent and temporary cookies in your computer's hard drive. The cookies do not contain any of your personally identifiable information.
3. Sharing of personal information
4. Links to Other Sites
Our Website links to other websites that may collect personally identifiable information about you. UrBuddy.in is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of those linked websites.
5. Security Precautions
Our Website has stringent security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. Whenever you change or access your account information, we offer the use of a secure server. Once your information is in our possession we adhere to strict security guidelines, protecting it against unauthorized access.
We provide all users with the opportunity to opt-out of receiving non-essential (promotional, marketing-related) communications from us on behalf of our partners, and from us in general, after setting up an account. If you want to remove your contact information from all UrBuddy.in lists then you may contact us with request.
7. Advertisements on UrBuddy.in
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our Website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.