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The information technology act, 2000 that highlights information technology rules, was implemented by the Information Technology ministry of India in 2011 under the Ministry of communication, the ‘Press Note’ Technology is complied with by our website. In other words, we are making sure to inform our users about the data gathered about them.
We will present everything in detail related to;
- The data we collect from users and why;
- How is that data utilized;
- What are the ways to limit/ control the data available to us by updating your browser information
We make sure that our visitors and users feel safe and secure while browsing our website. All the methods adopted by this platform are transparent, for collection, usage, storage, transferring, disposing, retaining, or disclosure of information to ensure fair handling of personal data at BudBiz.
The Data We Collect From Users
The data we gather is to optimize the content for the best user experience. We showcase content, services, and products from our data that appear to be the most suitable and most interesting service to you.
The information collected by us about you is from below mentioned sources:
- The information is given to us directly by you (via Subscription). Many services we provide may require you to make an account. The details entered by you such as contact number, email, name, address, any product opted along with the date of buying that product and price of the product will be recorded.
- All the details associated with the services that you use on our platform will be collected. In other words, this information is used for personalization of the advertisements and editorial content watched by you along with any products you purchase or like which is associated with us or our linked third parties.
This further includes:
- The device information is recorded by the website, such as the mobile phone model, browser used, hardware settings, the language used along with the date and time of your area, and the referral URL.
- The user’s login information is automatically stored when they use that service. Some other data is automatically recorded like:
- Any search queries you have performed and the website data you have utilized.
- The IP address that is allotted to the device you use to operate our website, it can be a laptop, tablet, or phone. An IP address can also give details about the geographic location of a person.
- The location may be used when you visit our website. The IP address also tells about geographic location.
- The local storage information might be collected and stored by using various web storage browsers, even when the browser is closed before reopening. The data caches of various applications also store data on your device, this is done to allow an application to load even without the internet.
- When a user accesses our services, we use various technologies that might store data information for using a service. This may include browser and device identity, cookies, and other things. This is also used to provide better advertising services.
How The Collected Data Is Utilized
The collected data is used to provide users with meaningful, better, and relevant editorial as well as advertising content. It also helps us to show you products and services that are relevant to maintaining a user-friendly experience.
A person may choose to
- Subscribe to our website for newsletters.
- Receive any kind of “special offers” that are provided by BudBiz or our associated service providers.
- Partner with our advertisers or extend a hand for the franchise and other business ventures. Data is collected for this purpose with your consent.
- Publish comments or questions on our website in the editorial section or as service reviews.
- Buy books and other related published work from our Website, the information submitted by the buyer is processed and stored as per our user agreement.
In all the above-mentioned situations the data that is stored and collected are personal details such as name, email address, zip code, telephone number, etc. which are willingly provided. In case of any purchases, we will record the history of the purchase such as receipt number, quantity and date of purchase, payment methods, shipping address, and so on.
Users are made aware that providing this information is consensual and it might be used by BudBiz for various advertisements and intellectual reasons. Promotional messages related to business and other commercial purposes might be sent out. All these services can be stopped by the user by “unsubscribing” with our services. The option is available with every newsletter that is sent out to our subscribed users.
We might save your name in our database and remove any redundant appearances in the case of multiple profiles.
We keep all the submissions, chats, and queries databases maintained to solve any future problems and for legal reasons. We keep this record for not more than 6 years of time frame. With your consent, we might send you emails informing you about any latest updates, services, changes, or improvements.
An Advertisement That We Show
With the help of advertising, we can show you offers and various products absolutely free of charge. We work hard to make this experience meaningful, relevant, safe, and intrusion-free for you.
Cookies play an important part in advertising services as well. They help in identifying user interests and needs and help us in showing the relevant advertisement. Cookies are also an important feature that helps us remove fraud clicks and detect and avoid multiple screening of the same advertisement. Our advertising is via Google AdSense, Google Analytics, and other similar services (“Google® Services”) that maintain and improve our advertising experience for users by showing advertisers near your location, as per your convenience and interest. On visiting the location of any of the advertising services, many cookies are collected via the browser.
Other technologies are used for interactive advertisement such as IP address may be tracked as well to find out a relevant advertisement in your area and improve the viewing experience. The geographical location may be reported back to the advertisers.
The advertising is planned in a user-friendly manner and it utilizes various features such as (a) IP address to track the user’s location and show relevant results
(b) It reflects more results that are similar to your latest search for example if you are searching for food, it might show you restaurants in ads.
NAI is a responsible committee for managing advertisement practices online and consumer protection.
Privacy and Choice
The concern over privacy is well addressed by our website. We maintain proper transparency between our users, informing them about the data that we collect. We also mention the ways via which they can restrict the data collection such as “options” available in the user’s browser. There are also preferences to accept the cookies or reject them entirely.
However, we focus on the fact that some services might not function properly on our website if cookies are rejected.
For Children, Minor and Underage people
We don’t intentionally record the information for underage people. Children under the age of 16 are not allowed to subscribe or register with our services. In case we realize any such information to be collected for, under the age of 16, we delete that information on an immediate basis from our database. In case of any issues regarding this, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information That We Store
The data collection works in a way that your information might be shifted and deposited at some other destination overseas. The members engaged in this are responsible for your order fulfillment, payment detail processing, and delivery support services. You agree to the storage, processing, and relocation of your data, upon submission of this information.
Information Saved By The Cookies
Updating User’s Personal Data
As per our policy, our users can access their personal details such as name, address, purchases, email address, etc. to identify the user. In case any of the saved data is incorrect, there are options available to change the information quickly. An individual can also delete personal information, except in specific cases, the information might be retained for legal reasons or business purposes, where this data will be retained for the time period as specified in our policy.
The personal details of a person may be verified first before accepting their subscription.
Under all the applicable laws, we might reject applications that are unnecessarily impractical or repetitive in their demands.
We are actively working towards the correction of any errors or updates that are required in our services. We work hard to protect our website from any accidental harm. Therefore, after deleting all your information from our service, we might maintain the backup copies in our database system.
The Information You Share
Visitors are allowed to share information on the social media and editorial content comments section, as per our service policy. Through the search engine mechanism, if you share your data it may be accessible to other people. We are not responsible for the information you share with those people and how they might use it.
The Information We Share
No personal information is shared with any other contractors or organizations outside of BudBiz, except in the following situations:
- If we have a user’s consent to share the data with an organization.
- We might share the information outside of BudBiz when we have good faith in an organization and the sharing of that data is important to:
- Be implemented in the eyes of law, legal regulations, or government requests.
- Reinforce our terms and conditions that are applicable and include any sort of personal violation.
- Ensure any fraud, security issues, or technical issues.
- Safeguard against any kind of violation of rights, safety, or property-related service or the general public and corporate review as per the requirement by the law.
- In case of a merger, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution, or selling off to a new corporate, data might be transferred to the new owner, it might happen due to bankruptcy, liquidation of assets, or any other reason.
- There might be a sharing of your personal data with our partners that includes advertisement agencies, content providers, or third-party connected sites. The data is released only in an encrypted manner, that doesn’t reveal the personal identity of a person. It is usually based on categories such as age, gender, area (geographic), and characteristics of the geographical area.
The Protection of Your Information
We maintain all the required steps to protect the user’s data that is collected by our website when you utilize our products and services. We protect your personal data from any unauthorized access, destruction, any kind of data alterations, or disclosure.
- All the user data is encrypted.
- We keep modifying and reviewing our policies of data collection, storage, and processing. This includes all the necessary measures physical as well as virtual to protect personal data from any unauthorized access via which information can be accessed.
- We limit the user’s data disclosure to only those necessary. Not all our employees, contractors, and agents are given access to user information. The data is subject to strict confidentiality and is handled with discipline. Anyone who tries to violate this obligation is terminated.
Managing Complaints From Users And Regulatory Authority
We follow all the authority guidelines and work in the appropriate behavior expected by all the industries under best practices, applicable laws, and regulations. If we receive any complaint in a formal written format, we act upon it immediately. We always follow up on the complaint. Any complaints related to your right to claim for your local data protection supervisory authority are taken into consideration. We follow all the appropriate rules of regulation, data protection, and complaint resolution. In case of complaints regarding personal data transfer, we are not in direct service of resolving the issue.
We are open to all the questions, suggestions, and concerns. Write to us at email@example.com
- Any services that are provided by other companies, websites, or applications including other individuals or any other websites other than BudBiz. All the other applications that might be used for reference or linked to our services are not our responsibility.