If you dislike the contents of the policy or disagree with it then you are advised to stop using the website and other applications linked with it.
THE TYPE OF INFORMATION WHICH IS COLLECTED
The personal information collected is used to discern, locate and interact with the users. Apart from personal information, other information that is linked with it is also collected. The type of personal information collected is contact information, relationship information, transactional information, location information and analytics information.
Under this type of information the users name, contact number, email address, postal code, fax number etc are included which can be used to contact you via mail or in person or via call. Contact information is gathered when the user contacts us or when a query is asked or when he signs up for the newsletter.
The basic purpose of relationship information is to connect with the user. It is this kind of information that helps us know your preferred brands, stores, advertisement or coupons based on your choice made in past. The information is also that collected when the user likes or share our coupon on social media on websites such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google+ etc. For this, the users birth date, age, gender, zip code, etc is collected.
Transaction information includes the users selection or usage of the coupons on the website. This includes the communication which the user might make through the website to any other website through the websites referral such as any transaction which that the user might make.
This includes the users location and geo location. This includes information about the users country, state, city and postal code.
Analytics information includes the use of website along with the medium through which the website is accessed to. It includes IP Address, Unique Device Identifier, Access time, Language preference and operation system types.
HOW THIS INFORMATION IS COLLECTED
The above information is during different times and by different ways whenever the website is used. Following are the ways how information is collected.
1. When the users registers or signs up at the website.
2. When the user accesses the website from one or more devices. It further includes maintaining the record of the collection or selection of the redemption of coupons through cookies which helps the website to store relevant data about you and other technological devices which helps us in determining your decisions or interact with the website.
3. The information is collected when the user contacts us or sends us your feedback or query from the device such as users mobile phone. If the users mobile phone has its Bluetooth enabled, then the location is accessible. The IP Address can also trace the users location and access times. The users information such as details of the shopping cart might be asked to share by the third parties.
HOW THE COLLECTED INFORMATION IS USED
The information is used to improve the users experience whenever the website is accessed to. The information regarding previous choices, location, demography are used to provide the users coupons and offers which might appeal them and to evaluate whether the user is eligible to use a certain coupon or not. The information is also utilized to determine the types of coupons and deal that user might use more in the future. This information further helps us in tracking the redeemed coupons and offers so that we can generate the success rate of a specific coupon and to support the answers of customers and merchants queries.
The information is also utilized to provide the user security to avoid indulging in frauds, spams and suspicious activities and to maintain a secure platform.
WHEN AND WHY THE PERSONAL INFORMATION IS DISCLOSE
The users information is disclosed only under special circumstances where the websites have the approval of law and order. It is used to protect both the website and the user from fraud and spam. The users information is well protected by the service providers and certain trusted employees under judicial law. However there are few situations in which the users information is shared
1. For judicial purposes under certain circumstances.
2. With legal entities for any violation or harm done against this website.
COOKIES AND OTHER DEVICES
Permanent cookies tend to store data over a period of time and it could usually last to 30 days and during this time it stays in your browser and keeps on retrieving data.
Temporary cookies do not stay longer in your browser and they immediately expire when you close your browser.
Cookies enable us to recognize the user whenever he/she revisits the website. It also helps in recognizing a persons choice and preference.
PRIVACY OF CHILDREN
It is made evident by savingempire that it does not take responsibility of the usage or redemption of coupons by the children below thirteen years of age. It is assumed when a visitor uses website he is above the age of thirteen. On the contrary, if someone turns out to be less than thirteen years old, the website stops working with them.