Privacy Statement for u-Flirt.com
This Privacy Statement (Policy) is
meant to demonstrate our firm commitment to helping our users better
understand what information we collect about them and what may happen to
The following discloses our information
gathering and dissemination practices for this website: www.u-Flirt.com.
As part of the normal operation of our
services we collect and, in some cases, may disclose information about
and what may happen to that information.
Terms and Conditions, you expressly consent to our use and disclosure of
The privacy practices of this statement
apply to the u-Flirt.com web site (the ‘Site’).
1. A Special Note
Children are not eligible to use our
services, and we ask that minors (under the age of 18) do not submit any
personal information to us. If you are a minor, you can use this service
only in conjunction with your parents or guardians.
2. Information We
Our primary goal in collecting personal
information is to provide you with a smooth, efficient, and customized
experience. This allows us to provide services and features that most
likely meet your needs and to customize our service to make your
experience easier. Your zip/postal code and personal e-mail address are
confidential and will not be posted in your profile. Your profile is
available for other members to view on the Site. Members’ profiles include
a headline, description and photos, likes and dislikes, and other
information helpful in determining matches. Your viewable profile does not
include any identifying information about you, except the Username you
chose upon registering. We do not disclose your email address nor do we
sell it or make it available to any third party other than as outlined in
note through our system to another member, your email address is included
in that note so that the recipient can respond to you.
Under some circumstances we may require
some additional information, such as, but not limited to credit card
details. We use this financial information, including your name, address,
and other information, as well as to bill you for use of our services.
We automatically track certain
information based upon your behavior on our site using cookies and other
devices. We use this information to internal research on our members’
demographics, interests, and behavior to better understand and serve you
and our community. This information may include the URL that you just came
from (whether this URL is on our site or not). Which URL you next go to
(whether this URL is on our site or not), what browser you are using, and
your IP address.
We use data collection devices such as
“cookies” on certain pages of our site. “Cookies” are small files placed
on your hard drive that assist us in providing customized services. We
also offer certain features that are only available through the use of a
“cookie”. Cookies can also help us provide information which is targeted
to your interests. Most cookies are “session cookies”, meaning that they
are automatically deleted from your hard drive at the end of a session.
You are always free to decline our cookies if your browser permits.
3. Our Use of Your
We use information in the files we
maintain about you, and the other information we obtain from your current
and past activities on the Site to resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems
and enforce our Terms and Conditions. At times, we may look across
multiple members to identify problems or resolve disputes.
You agree that we may use personally
identifiable information about you to improve our marketing and
promotional efforts, to analyze site usage, improve our content and
product offerings, and customize our Site’s content, layout, and services.
These uses improve our site and better tailor it to meet your needs.
You agree that we may use your
information to contact you and deliver information to you that, in some
cases, are targeted to your interests, such as targeted banner
advertisements, administrative notices, product offerings, and
communications relevant to your use of the Site. By accepting Privacy
Policy, you expressly agree to receive this information. If you do not
wish to receive these communications, we encourage you to opt out of the
receipt of certain communications by sending an email to
4. Our Disclosure of
Due to the existing regulatory
environment, we cannot ensure that all of your private communications and
other personally identifiable information will never be disclosed in ways
limiting and foregoing), we may be forced to disclose information to the
government, law enforcement agencies or third parties under certain
circumstances, third parties may unlawfully intercept or access
transmissions or private communications, or members may abuse or misuse
your information that they collect from our Site. Therefore, although we
use industry standard practices to protect your privacy, we do not
promise, and you should not expect, that your personally identifiable
information or private communications will always remain private.
As a matter of policy, we do not
sell or rent any personally identifiable information about you to any
third party. However, the following describes some of the ways that your
personally identifiable information may be disclosed.
We aggregate (gather up data across all our
members accounts) personally identifiable information and disclose such
information in a non-personally identifiable manner to advertisers and
other third parties for other marketing and promotional purposes. However,
in these situations, we do not disclose to these entities any information
that could be used to identify you personally. Certain information, such
as your name, email address, password, credit card number and bank account
number, are never disclosed to marketing advertisers. We may use
third-party advertising companies to serve ads on our behalf. These
companies may employ cookies and action tags (also known as single pixel
gifs or web beacons) to measure advertising effectiveness. Any information
that these third parties collect via cookies and action tags is completely
External Service Providers.
There are a number of services offered by
external service providers that help you use our Site (e.g. co-branded
sites, listing agents, escrow, authentication, mediation). If you choose
to use these optional services, and in the course of doing so, disclose
information to the external service providers, and/or grant them
permission to collect information about you, then their use of your
information is governed by their private policy.
Other Corporate Entities.
We share much of our data, including
personally identifiable information about you, with our parent,
affiliates, subsidiaries and joint ventures that are committed to serving
your online needs and related services, throughout the world. To the
extent that these entities have access to your information, they will
treat it at least as protectively as they treat information they obtain
from their other members. Our parent, affiliates, subsidiaries and joint
ventures will follow privacy practices no less protective of all members
than our practices described in this document, to the extent allowed by
applicable law. It is possible that u-Flirt.com, it’s subsidiaries, joint
ventures, or any combination of such, could merge with or be acquired by
another business entity. Should such a combination occur, you should
expect that u-Flirt.com would share some or all of your information in
order to continue to provide the service. You will receive notice of such
event (to the extent it occurs) and we will require that the new combined
u-Flirt.com co-operates with law enforcement
inquiries, as well as other third parties to enforce laws, such as:
intellectual property rights, fraud and other rights. We can (and you
authorize us to) disclose any information about you to law enforcement and
other government officials as we, in our sole discretion, believe
necessary or appropriate, in connection with an investigation of fraud,
intellectual property infringements, or other activity that is illegal or
may expose us or you to legal liability.
5. Your Use of other
In order to facilitate interaction among
all our members, when you send an introductory note through our system to
another member, your email address is included in that note so that the
recipient can respond to you. We also allow you access to our chat room.
As a member you have access to the Members Username, and you might gain
access to other contact information of the Member(s) through the regular
with respect to other Members’ personally identifiable information that
you obtain through the email communication and the chat room, u-Flirt.com
hereby grants to you a license to use such information only for: (a)
u-Flirt.com related communications that are not unsolicited commercial
messages, and (b) any other purpose that such member expressly agrees to
after adequate disclosure of the purpose(s). In all cases, you must give
Members an opportunity to remove themselves from your database and a
chance to review what information you have collected about them. In
addition, under no circumstances, except as defined in this Section, can
you disclose personally identifiable information about another member to
any third party without our consent and the consent of such other member
after adequate disclosure. u-Flirt.com and our members do not tolerate
spam. Therefore, without limiting the foregoing, you are not licensed to
add a u-Flirt.com member, to your mail list (email or physical mail)
without their express written consent after adequate disclosure. To report
spam from other u-Flirt.com members.
Reviewing and Changing Your Profile.
Following registration, you can review
and change the information you submitted during registration through the
My Profile link including: Your password and e-mail address. You
can also change your registration information such as: name, city, state,
zip code, country, e-mail, profile, likes and dislikes, desired date
profile, essays and search criteria.
We will retain our files information you
have requested to remove in order in some circumstances, such as to
resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems and enforce our terms and
conditions. Further, such prior information is never completely removed
from our databases due to technical and legal constraints, including
stored back up’ systems. Therefore, you should not expect that all of
your personally identifiable information will be completely removed from
our databases in response to your requests.
7. Control of Your
You are responsible for all actions taken
with your password. Therefore we do not recommend that you disclose your
u-Flirt.com password to any third parties. If you choose to share your
password or your information with third parties to provide you additional
services, you are responsible for all actions taken with your and password
control of your password, you may lose substantial control over your
personally identifiable information and may be subject to legally binding
actions taken on your behalf. Therefore, if your password has been
compromised for any reason, you should immediately change your password.
8. Other Information
Except as otherwise expressly included in
of information we collect from you. To the extent that you disclose your
information to other parties, whether they are on our Site or on other
sites throughout the Internet, different rules may apply to their use or
disclosure of the information you disclose to them. To the extent that we
use third party advertisers, they adhere to their own privacy policies.
Since u-Flirt.com does not control the privacy policies of the third
parties, you are subject to ask questions before you disclose your
personal information to others.
u-Flirt.com uses industry standard
practices to safeguard the confidentiality of your personal identifiable
information, including “firewalls” and Secure Socket Layers. u-Flirt.com
treats data as an asset that must be protected against loss and
unauthorized access. We employ many different security techniques to
protect such data from unauthorized access by members inside and outside
the company. However, “perfect security” does not exist on the Internet.
the time based on your comments and our need to accurately reflect our
data collection and disclosure practices. All changes to this policy are
effective after we provide you with at least (30) days’ notice of changes
by sending email to members. We provide you with (30) days’ notice to
allow you the opportunity to notify u-Flirt.com if you do not agree to