In general, we use personal information we collect to provide the Gaafo Service, to process your requests or transactions; to provide you with information, products or services you request; to inform you about other information, events, promotions, products or services we think will be of interest to you; to facilitate your use of, and our administration and operation of, the Site and the Gaafo Service; and for the purpose for which the information was provided. For example, we may use the information we collect: to send you a welcoming email and to contact you about your use of the Site, to provide other services, products or information you request and to complete any transactions in connection therewith; to respond to your emails, submissions, comments, requests or complaints; to request feedback and to enable us to develop, customize and improve the Site and our publications, products and services; to analyze data, trends and user preferences and to personalize and improve site content, features, ads and your experience on the site, such as providing ads, content or features to match your profile and interests; to contact you about our or out third party’s services, products, activities, special events or offers, and for other internal marketing, informational, product development and promotional purposes; and to notify contest winners. Personal information provided online may be linked together or merged with other personal information so that we may better understand your needs and inform you about our products or services and those of our partners. In addition, if we receive information from third parties with whom we have business relationships, we may combine this information with the other personal information we maintain about you.
We will not share the personal information we collect from you through this Site with third parties except as described in this Policy, as it may be revised from time to time. We may share personal information with vendors, consultants and other service providers (“Service Providers”) who are engaged by or working with us in connection with the operation of the Site or the services we provide and who need access to such information to carry out their work for us. In some cases, the Service Provider may be directly collecting the information from you on our behalf. We may also share personal information with other third parties when you give us your consent to do so. We are not responsible for the actions of Service Providers or other third parties, nor are we responsible for any additional information you provide directly to these Service Providers or other third parties, and we encourage you to become familiar with their practices before disclosing information directly to them. Nothing herein restricts the sharing of aggregate information, which may be shared with third parties without your consent. We may disclose personal information in the good faith belief that we are lawfully authorized or required to do so, or that doing so is reasonably necessary or appropriate to comply with the law or with legal process or authorities, respond to any claims, or to protect the rights, property or safety of Gaafo, our users, our employees or the public, including without limitation to protect Gaafo or our users from fraudulent, abusive, inappropriate or unlawful use of our Site. If you send us a notification of claimed infringement under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, any personal information in your notification may be shared with the person or entity who you claim is infringing your copyrighted material. take-down notice under the Information about our users, including personal information, may also be disclosed or transferred as part of, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of company assets, financing or acquisition or in any other situation where personal information may be transferred as one of the business assets of Gaafo. You understand that when you use the Site and the Gaafo Service, information you post on the Site will be available to other users and may be publicly available. We recommend you be cautious about giving out personal information to others or sharing personal information in public or private online forums. Activities you take on the Site, such as reading an article, will also be made publicly available unless you opt out of such sharing through your privacy settings. In addition, you understand that use of the Gaafo Service includes the disclosure and display of your location information to other users unless you opt out of such sharing. Activity and location information may also be made available through third party service if you so designate. Your use of the Gaafo Service is your consent to share such information, including activity and location information, in accordance with your privacy settings, and all such sharing is at your own risk. The great majority of our users use the Gaafo Service for harmless and fun social purposes. However, we cannot guarantee that some users will not abuse or misuse the information they learn through the Site. We are not responsible for the actions of any third parties. Please note that the Gaafo default privacy settings are set for how we believe most users want to use the Gaafo Service and allows your activities and your location information to be displayed to other users. It also allows such information to be used by Gaafo, including for personalizing and improving site content, features and advertising on the Site and analyzing and tracking user preferences. However, you can adjust these settings to restrict the sharing and use of your activity and/or location information if you wish by updating or removing actions from your profile. What steps do we take to protect your personal information online? We have endeavored to put into place and maintain reasonable security measures in an effort to protect the security of your personal information while it is under our control. For example, your account information is accessible online only through the use of a password. Please be aware, however, that despite our efforts, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. To protect the confidentiality of personal information, you must keep your password confidential and not disclose it to any other person. You are responsible for all uses of our web site by any person using your password. Please advise us immediately if you believe your password has been misused.
You may "opt out" of the use and sharing of your activity and location information by either removing data from your profile or notifying us that you would like to deactivate your account at general@Gaafo.com.
If you have any questions or comments about this Policy or the practices relating to this Site, or you wish to verify, correct or delete any personal information we have collected, please contact us at general@Gaafo.com and we will endeavor to respond to your inquiry or to correct, update or remove the personal information you have provided us as you indicate. However, please note that is some cases, we may believe it is necessary or appropriate to retain certain personal information we have collected, and the deletion of such personal information will be in our sole discretion unless otherwise required by law.