The following section provides additional information about the purposes and legal bases for collecting and using your information
Responding to your requests for information and provide you with more effective and efficient customer service and technical support Providing you with transactional updates and information about the Services (e.g., inform you about updates to our Services, information about your account, or information about ecommerce transactions that you conduct on the Services) In accordance with applicable legal requirements, contacting you by email, postal mail, phone, or SMS regarding SHADI KART and third-party products, services, surveys, promotions, special events and other subjects that we think may be of interest to you
Our Legitimate Business Interests With Your Consent
Processing and fulfilling your transactions Assisting you in submitting or requesting a vender quote Providing community features and posting your content, including any testimonials you provide Engaging in analysis, research, and reports to better understand how you use the Services, so we can improve them Administering entries into sweepstakes, contests, promotions, or surveys Sending communications that you have requested on your behalf, such as if you request to connect your profile with a family member or friend or send a tell-a-friend or vendor message Understanding and resolving app crashes and other issues being reported
Performance of a contract – to provide the Services to you Our Legitimate Business Interests
Customizing the advertising and content on the Services based on your activities and interests Creating and updating audience segments that can be used for targeted advertising and marketing on the Services, third party services and platforms, and mobile apps Creating profiles about you, including adding and combining information we obtain from third parties, which may be used for analytics, marketing, and advertising Sending you personalized newsletters, surveys, and information about products, services and promotions offered by us, our partners, and other organizations with which we work
Monitoring, preventing, and detecting fraud, such as through verifying your identity Combatting spam or other malware or security risks Monitoring, enforcing, and improving the security of our Services
Our Legitimate Business Interests To Comply with Legal Obligations and Protect Our Legal Rights
We use a variety of online tracking and analytics tools (e.g., cookies, flash cookies, pixel tags, and HTML5) to collect and analyze information as you use the Services. Among other things, these technologies allow us to offer you a more tailored experience in the future, by understanding and remembering your particular browsing and usage preferences. We may also use third-party web analytics services (such as those of Google Analytics, Core metrics, Mix panel, and Segment) on our Services to collect and analyze information collected through these technologies to assist us in auditing, research, or reporting; fraud prevention; and providing certain features to you. To find out more about how your usage information is collected through the practices of, and how you may be able to opt out of certain information by, such third parties, click here. The types of tracking and analytics tools we and our service providers use for these purposes are :
When using mobile applications from SHADI KART or others, you may also receive tailored in-application advertisements. We may use third-party service providers to deliver advertisements on mobile applications or for mobile application analytics. Each operating system, ios for Apple phones, Android for Android devices, and Windows for Microsoft devices provides its own instructions on how to prevent the delivery of tailored in-application advertisements. We do not control how the applicable platform operator allows you to control receiving personalized in-application advertisements; thus, you should contact the platform provider for further details on opting out of tailored in-application advertisements. You may review the support materials and/or the device settings for the respective operating systems to opt-out of tailored in-app advertisements.
Do Not Track (“DNT”) is a privacy preference that users can set in certain web browsers. We are committed to providing you with meaningful choices about the information collected on our website for online advertising and analytics purposes, and that is why we provide the variety of opt-out mechanisms listed above. However, we do not currently recognize or respond to browser-initiated DNT signals. Learn more about Do Not Track.
Certain features of our Services make it possible for you to share comments publicly and privately with other users, such as through our public forums, chat rooms, blogs, personal messages, review features, and message boards. You should be aware that any information you provide or post in these ways may be read, collected, and used by others who access them. While we do not have an obligation to monitor the content of messages sent using our Services, we reserve the right to, in our discretion. We encourage you to be cautious about the information you submit (e.g., choose a username that does not disclose your personal identity). Whenever you post something in our Services, social media and any other third party platforms we control, it may be impossible to remove all instances of the posted information, for example, if someone has taken a screenshot of your posting. You may be required to register with a third-party application to post a comment. Moreover, please note that if you participate in one of our registry programs, in some instances, you can choose to make your registries available only to guests and friends via a password. If you do not elect this option, then any user will be able to search for and view your registry by using your first and/or last name and other information regarding your event.
We may aggregate and/or de-identify any information collected through the Services so that such information can no longer be linked to you or your device (“Aggregate/De-Identified Information”). We may use Aggregate/De-Identified Information for any purpose, including without limitation for research and marketing purposes, and may also share such data with any third parties, including advertisers, promotional partners, and sponsors, in our discretion.
Depending on the laws of your local jurisdiction, you may have certain rights and choices with respect to your information. For example, under local laws, you may be able to ask us to: Provide access to certain information we hold about you Update or correct your information Delete certain information Restrict the use of your information We will consider all requests and provide our response within the time period stated by applicable law. Please note, however, that certain information may be exempt from such requests in some circumstances, which may include if we need to keep processing your information for our legitimate interests or to comply with a legal obligation. We will let you know where this is the case or if certain rights don’t apply in your country or state of residence. We may request you provide us with information necessary to verify your identity before responding to your request as required or permitted by applicable law.
On some of our Services, and with your consent, we post notable quotes or testimonials which may contain information such as your name, event type, city, province, state, and quote or testimonial. Requests for removal of a user testimonial can be done by contacting us as detailed in the “SHADI KART Contact Information” section below.
The Services are intended for general audiences and not for children under the age of 13. If we become aware that we have collected “personal information” from children under the age of 13 without legally-valid parental consent, we will take reasonable steps to delete it as soon as possible. We do not knowingly process data of EU residents under the age of 16 without parental consent. If we become aware that we have collected data from an EU resident under the age of 16 without parental consent, we will take reasonable steps to delete it as soon as possible. We also comply with other age restrictions and requirements in accordance with applicable local laws.
We take a variety of physical, technical, administrative, and organizational security measures to protect your information against accidental or unlawful destruction or accidental loss, alteration, unauthorized disclosure or access. However, no method of transmission over the Internet, and no means of electronic or physical storage, is absolutely secure. As such, you acknowledge and accept that we cannot guarantee the security of your information transmitted to, through, or on our Services or via the Internet and that any such transmission is at your own risk. When you sign up for an account, you may be required to establish a username and password. If you create an account with us, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account password and for any activity that occurs under your account. We are not responsible for any loss or damage arising from your failure to maintain the confidentiality of your password. If you use messaging or call features that allow you to interact with events vendors and others directly through our Services, please note that for security purposes, you should not include any passwords, social security numbers, payment card information, or other sensitive information in such communications.
If you have any questions or comments regarding our privacy practices, you can contact us at email@example.com, If you have questions about a particular SHADI KART property, you can also contact us using the property-specific contact information at firstname.lastname@example.org: