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PRIVACY POLICY

INTRODUCTION

Thank you for visiting WWW.BEYOUROWN.ORG This Privacy Policy is written to better explain how we collect and use your personal data. This Privacy Policy is a binding contract and you must agree to it to the same extent as our Terms Of Use in order to use our services.

This privacy policy sets out how WWW.BEYOUROWN.ORG uses and protects any information that you give WWW.BEYOUROWN.ORG when you use this website. WWW.BEYOUROWN.ORG is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. WWW.BEYOUROWN.ORG may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.

We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not knowingly collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. This website is directed to people who are 13 years of age or older. Please do not attempt to use this website if you are under the age of 13.

OUR PROMOTIONAL UPDATES AND COMMUNICATIONS

With your prior consent, we will use your personal information to send you our newsletters and to provide you with promotional update communications by email or Site pop-ups about our Services.

You can opt-out of further marketing at any time by selecting the unsubscribe link at the bottom of each BEYOUROWN email, or by sending us an email directly at beyourown@beyourown.org

DATA YOU PROVIDE US WITH

We collect information from you such as your name and email address when you choose to subscribe to our newsletter.

DATA WE AUTOMATICALLY COLLECT

At sign up, we’ll collect your email address, telephone number, address and banking information.

DEVICE INFORMATION

When using a mobile device we collect device-specific information (such as your hardware model, operating system version, unique device identifiers).

LOCAL STORAGE

We collect and store information (including personal information) locally on your device using mechanisms such as browser web storage (including HTML 5) and application data caches.

COOKIES AND SIMILAR TECHNOLOGIES

We use cookies or similar technologies to identify visitor browsers or devices across sessions. Please be aware that most web browsers are set to accept cookies by default. You can usually choose to set your browser to remove or reject browser cookies. Please note that if you choose to remove or reject cookies, this could affect the availability and functionality of the WWW.BEYOUROWN.ORG website.

DATA USE

We may use the information we collect to deliver the products you request, to maintain and customise your account and our interactions with you, and to provide, maintain, and improve our Services. We also use the information we collect to:

  • Communicate with you about our Services, including to tell you about the services that may be of interest to you;
  • Respond to your requests, inquiries, comments, and suggestions;
  • Facilitate your engagement with the Services, including to enable you to post comments and reviews;
  • Offer contests, sweepstakes, or other promotions;
  • Conduct or administer surveys and other market research; and
  • Protect against, identify, investigate, and respond to fraud or other illegal activity.

DATA WE SHARE

We may share the information we collect from you:

  • With service providers that perform services on behalf, such as those that provide shipment and payment services, customer service, and marketing support;
  • With select partners as a part of co-sponsored promotions;
  • To comply with a legal or regulatory obligation, protect and defend BEYOUROWN’s rights or property, protect the safety of our customers and website users or the public, and protect against legal liability;
  • In connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of company assets, financing, or acquisition of all or a portion of our business by another company;
  • Between and among BEYOUROWN’s current and future parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, and other companies under common control and ownership; and
  • With your consent and at your direction.

DATA SECURITY AND LOCATION

Data is stored in Amazon’s S3 cloud storage. Data is physically located and processed in the US, in Amazon’s US-EAST data centres.

DATA RETENTION

Our retention periods for personal data are based on our business needs and legal requirements. We retain personal data for as long as is necessary for the processing purpose(s) for which the data was collected, and any other permissible, related purpose. For example, we may retain certain transaction details and correspondence until the time limit for claims arising from the transaction has expired.

DATA SUBJECT REQUESTS

If you are a European resident, you have the right to access personal data we hold about you and to ask that your personal data be corrected, updated, or erased. You may also have the right to object to, or request that we restrict, certain processing. If you have a BEYOUROWN account, you may also review, update, and delete certain personal data by logging into your account.

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES

WWW.BEYOUROWN.ORG may contain links to third-party websites, advertisers or services that are not owned or controlled by us. We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party websites, advertisers or services or their use of your personal data. If you access a third party website from our websites, you do so at your own risk and you understand that neither this Privacy Policy nor our Terms Of Use apply to your use of such sites. We would encourage you to review the privacy policies and terms of use of any third party website, advertisers or service that you visit or use before providing your personal data to those third parties, and we shall not be liable in relation to your activities on or with those other third-party websites, advertisers or services.

CONTROLLING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by either emailing us or by following the unsubscribe instructions provided in each promotional email.

DISCLOSING YOUR INFORMATION

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are possibly required by law to do so.

CONTACT

To get a deeper understanding, please feel free to write to us at beyourown@beyourown.org