The type of information we collect
We collect different kinds of information from or about you.
Things you do and information you provide.
Through our suggestion service we collect the suggestions that are associated with your account and store them for use by companies you elect to have a direct dialog with to get the products and services you need.
We collect the content and other information you provide when you use our Services, including when you sign up for an account, create, share or like a suggestion. This can include information in or about the content you provide, such as the location of a suggestion or the date a file was created. We also collect information regarding your likes and shares of other suggestions.
Things others do and information they provide.
We also collect content and information that other people provide when they use our Services. In particular, when a user likes or shares a suggestion on a third party social media provider such as on Facebook. Additional information may be collected from third party providers such as gender and relative age range. This is only collected if it is available from the provider and if it has been provided to the provider.
We collect information from or about the computers, phones, or other devices where you use our services, depending on the permissions you've granted. E.g. Wemay collect information from your devices such as the operating system, hardware version and device identifiers.
We may collect device locations, including geographic locations, such as through GPS, Bluetooth, or WiFi signals.
Connection information such as the name of your mobile operator or ISP, browser type, language and time zone, mobile phone number and IP address.
Information from websites and apps that use our Services
We collect information when you use third-party websites and apps that use our Services (like when we offer our share button or Facebook Log In or we may a measurement and advertising service). The information at present is limited to the information that is provided via APIs to the third party. This information is subject to change since and the change is not in the prevue of includes information about the websites and apps you visit, your use of our Services on those websites and apps, as well as information the developer or publisher of the app or website provides to you or us.
Social media outlets we may use
We receive information about you from companies that we partner with at present it is Facebook and LinkedIn. In the near future we will add login through twitter and later others.
Links to partner Privacy Policies
How do we use this information?
We are passionate about creating experiences for people. We use all of the information we collect to help us provide and support our users and our customers to find and make the right products and services.
More importantly the service is here to submit your request to our partners and partners to be e.g. brands in the form of a your suggestion. Additionally, the subsequent follow up from users in the form of likes And shares are monitored and submitted to brands to gauge the reaction from the audience on the suggestions and ideas offered by our audience. Suggestions are used to create or improve new products and services offered by our partners. This is the basic tenant of the platform and why it was built.
Our partners who sign up as commercial users for our service use your information to build the products that meet the need of the public. In return for your contribution and from the companies you elect to receive information from e.g. companies you have selected to follow our partners have access to send you marketing communications specifically in the form of promotions through the platform accessible only from the platform and not accessible via email. These promotions can take the form of recognition e.g. a message thanking you for your suggestion to a coupon that is an incentive or reward. Additional rewards can also be used sent from the partner. You will only receive information from partners you have elected to follow and it will only be accessible through the platform.
The only emails you will receive from USuggestIt, is in the form of updates as requested by you in the manner you would like to be notified. E.g. updates on suggestion and messages from the brand to your message center on the platform.
Promote safety and security.
We monitor suspicious IP addresses to limit use of the platform. If we suspect that the service is being accessed maliciously we can deter the address. Your information provided we have to help verify accounts and activity, and to promote safety and security on and off of our Services, such as by investigating suspicious activity or violations of our terms or policies. We work hard to protect your account using automated systems, and advanced technology such as encryption and machine learning and email verification systems.
How is this information shared?
People use our Services to connect and share with others. We make this possible by sharing your information in the following ways:
People you share and communicate with.
When you share and communicate using our Services, you choose the audience who can see what you share. For example, when you post on Facebook, you select the audience for the post, such as a customized group of individuals, all of your Friends, or members of a Group. Likewise, when you use follow you are electing to receive messages from the brands you select to follow.
Public information is any information you share with a public audience, as well as information in your Public Profile, e.g. content you share on a Facebook Page or another public forum. Public information is available to anyone on or off our Services and can be seen or accessed through online search engines, APIs, and offline media, such as on TV.
In some cases, people you share and communicate with may download or re-share this content with others on and off our Services. When you comment on another person's post or like their content on Facebook, that person decides the audience who can see your comment or like. If their audience is public, your comment will also be public.
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Sharing With Third-Party Partners and Customers
We do not share information about you to third parties or to our customers that identifies you in particular. We mask the information that is related to you an individual. We may provide relative age and gender along with location, but this information does not identify any person in particular. Member companies can send out information in the form of rewards or incentives. We encourage our members not to take our users out of the experience however, email request and other data request cannot be made inside of the platform. However, companies may elect to send our users to an outside to collect this data. If you elect to fill out this request this is outside of the USuggest It platform and we have no control over the contents of the data or how it is use.
You can adjust your ad preferences if you want to control and manage your experience by following or un-following brands to reduce or increase the messages that are sent to you. This feature will be available in your settings area after you have created a login and access the system.
Vendors, service providers and other partners.
We transfer information to vendors, service providers, and other partners who globally support our business, such as providing technical infrastructure services, analyzing how our Services are used, measuring the effectiveness of services, providing customer service or conducting research. These partners must adhere to strict confidentiality obligations in a way that is consistent with this Data Policy and the agreements we enter into with them.
How can I manage or delete?
Information shared through outside Social media outlets that we have partnered with are governed by the partner. E.g. You can manage the content and information you share when you use Facebook through the Activity Log tool. You can also download information associated with your Facebook account through our Download Your Information tool.
We store data for as long as it is necessary to provide products and services to you and others, including those described above. Information associated with your account will be kept until your account is deleted, unless we no longer need the data to provide products and services.
You can delete your account any time. When you delete your account, we delete things you have posted, in the future we may add your photos and status updates. If you do not want to delete your account, but want to temporarily stop using USuggest It, you may deactivate your account instead. All this will be present in your settings area as we roll out new features and enhancements to the platform you will be able to control more information.
How do we respond to legal requests or prevent harm?
We may access, preserve and share your information in response to a legal request (like a search warrant, court order or subpoena) if we have a good faith belief that the law requires us to do so. This may include responding to legal requests from jurisdictions outside of the United States where we have a good faithbelief that the response is required by law in that jurisdiction, affects users in that jurisdiction, and is consistent with internationally recognized standards. We may also access, preserve and share information when we have a good faith belief it is necessary to: detect, prevent and address fraud and other illegal activity; to protect ourselves, you and others, including as part of investigations; or to prevent death or imminent bodily harm.
For example, we may provide information to third-party partners about the reliability of your account to prevent fraud and abuse on and off of our Services.
Information we receive about you, including financial transaction data related to purchases made with Facebook, may be accessed, processed and retained for an extended period of time when it i the subject of a legal request or obligation, governmental investigation, or investigations concerning possible violations of our terms or policies, or otherwise to prevent harm. We also may retain information from accounts disabled for violations of our terms for at least a yearto prevent repeat abuse or other violations of our terms.
How our global services operate
USuggest It may share information internally within our family of companies or with third parties for purposes described in this policy. Information collected within the European Economic Area (EEA) may, for example, be transferred to countries outside of the EEA for the purposes as described in this policy.
We utilize standard contract clauses approved by the European Commission, adopt other means under European Union law, and obtain your consent to legitimize data transfers from the EEA to the United States and other countries.
You can contact us using the information provided below with questions or concerns. firstname.lastname@example.org
How will we notify you of changes to this policy?
We'll notify you before we make changes to this policy and give you the opportunity to review and comment on the revised policy before continuing to use our Services.
How to contact USuggest It with questions
If you have questions about this policy, here's how you can reach us:
Please contact USuggest It, Inc. online or by mail at: email@example.com