PRIVACY POLICY

This Privacy Policy describes what personal information KeeyPon collects, how KeeyPon uses this information, how this information may be shared, and what choices and rights you have with respect to this information. Access and use of our Platform are subject to this Privacy Policy.

1. Collection of Information

We collect personal information that you provide us, from third parties, and automatically when you use our Platform. We collect information associated with your device using cookies and similar technologies. We may also receive information about your location.

Information You Provide Us

We collect information that you provide us, including your account and profile information, content you submit or post to our Platform, your purchase information, your communications, and information you provide to us as part of surveys and contests.

Account and Profile Information. When you create an account on our Platform, we collect the information you provide us, like your name, email address, interests, gender, age, and profile information. If you are a professional, you may also provide us information related to your business, including a business description and areas served.

Content You Submit. We collect information and content that you submit, post to, or create in our Platform, including your photos, comments, reviews, searches, photo notes, idea books, discussions, project details and costs, style preferences, etc.

Purchases. If you purchase or services or make or receive payments within our Platform, we collect certain information in order to complete your purchases, sales, and payments, such as your phone number, address, and payment method (for example, Paypal or bank account information). 

Communications. When you communicate with us (via email, through our Platform, or otherwise) and when you use our Platform to communicate with others, we may record, monitor, or otherwise collect details about your communications. 

Surveys and Contests. If you participate in our surveys, contests, or promotions, we will collect the information you provide to us.

Automatically Collected Information

Each time you access the Platform, information is sent to our server by your Internet browser and stored in our log files. We collect information about your use of our Platform, including your search activity, the pages you view, the date and time of your visit, and how you navigate and interact with a page or screen. We also collect information that your device provides to us in connection with your use of our Platform, such as your browser type, type of device, browser language, IP address, mobile carrier, unique device identifier, and requested and referring URLs.

Cookies and Similar Technologies

We use cookies and similar technologies in connection with your use of our Platform to collect information related to what you see and interact with on our Platform and other Platform access and use. Please see our COOKIE POLICY for more information on our use of cookies and how to accept or opt-out of cookies, but please note that unless required by law, we do not change system behavior within our Platform in response to browser requests not to be tracked.

Location Information

We will receive your device's location if you enable this through your browser or mobile device. We may infer your general location from your IP address. You may also choose to provide us your location information by inputting this information in our Platform when you checkout as a shipping or billing address.

2. Use of Information

We use the personal information we collect to provide, support, and personalize our Platform and to communicate with you about our Platform (on and off our Platform). The ways we do this include the following:

  • to provide and improve our Platform and its features and functionality, including to display the content you post publicly, fulfill your purchases through our Platform, process, store, and deliver your communications; to provide customer service and support; to respond to your inquiries or requests; to back-up our systems; and to improve the security of our Platform;
  • to evaluate the use of our Platform for our business purposes and to provide and improve our products and services, including new and co-branded products and services and our Platform's functionality;
  • to personalize your experiences, such as tailoring the content and information made available to you and our support services;
  • to display relevant advertising (on our Platform and third-party sites) for us and other businesses and to evaluate the success of such advertising;
  • to provide feedback to professionals and sellers on our Platform;
  • to communicate with you as described in our agreements with you (for example, the KeeyPon Terms of service) or this Privacy Policy;
  • to prevent fraud and to maintain a quality experience for our business purposes or legal reasons, including to filter for spam and communications that violate our agreements with you (for example, the KeeyPon Terms of service);
  • to enforce compliance with our agreements with you (for example, the KeeyPon Terms of service) and applicable law; to comply with our legal obligations; to prosecute or defend a lawsuit, arbitration, or similar legal proceeding; to respond to lawful requests by public authorities (including national security or law enforcement requirements);
  • to perform research and analysis for our business purposes; 
  • to award badges and similar designations and if you decide to participate, to administer surveys, contests, and promotions.

We may use your communications generally for quality assurance purposes and training and improve our products and services. We may use automated technology to review your communications and improve user experience.

We may use your log-in information, cookie information, device information, IP addresses, and other information to identify you and log your use across devices, our Platform, and third-party sites. We may use this information to personalize your experience on our Platform.

For your convenience, we and our payment processors will store information about the payment method you use in connection with the Platform. Note that while our payment processors may store your complete credit card number, KeeyPon does not. You may remove or change your payment method on KeeyPon through your settings.

If you make purchases on KeeyPon as a visitor and subsequently create an account, for your reference, we will make information available to you about any prior purchases completed using the email address for your account.

Any use of your information that is incompatible with these uses will be disclosed to you in advance so that you may opt-out of, or agree to, such uses at your discretion.

3. Sharing Your Information

We do not rent or sell your personal contact information (such as your email address associated with your account registration) to third parties to use for their direct marketing purposes. We share personal information in the following ways:

Advertisers and Ad Networks

We use advertising networks and partners to serve advertisements for us and other businesses, including interest-based advertising, on third-party sites and to assist us in evaluating the effectiveness of our advertising. We may also work with advertising networks and partners to serve ads on our Platform and to communicate with you at the addresses they have for you. We may provide advertising networks, advertising partners, and businesses advertising on our platform with aggregate information but other than hashed information or device identifiers, we do not disclose your name, contact information, or other personal information. For example, we may provide a hashed version of your email address or other information to advertising networks (e.g., Facebook and Google) to serve advertisements to you or others. To opt-out of the use of your information for this purpose, please send a request as provided under the Contact Us section.

We and the businesses advertising on our Platform, advertising networks, and advertising partners may also use cookies or similar technologies to track your activities on our Platform and other online properties in order to provide you with tailored ads across websites, apps, and devices and to understand how those ads perform. To learn how to opt-out of receiving this type of advertising, please see our Cookie Policy.

4. Communications

An essential part of our services that you sign up for when you create an account on our Platform is to receive communications from KeeyPon Support through email and our Platform. We communicate with you about your account, privacy, and interactions with your content. In accordance with applicable law, we may send you marketing communications (e.g., with tips, offers, and similar services) from KeeyPon Support. These communications may feature us, our Platform, co-branded products and services, professionals, sellers, and other businesses on our Platform.

You may change your communication preferences at any time through your KeeyPon settings and you may also opt-out of similar types of marketing emails from us directly through the email. To opt-out of our text messages at any time, you can follow the instructions provided in the text message, which typically is to reply “STOP.” 

5. Your Choices and Rights

We respond to all requests we receive from individuals wishing to exercise their data protection rights in accordance with applicable data protection laws. We may ask you to verify your identity in order to help us respond to your request securely and efficiently. Even where not legally required, we will use reasonable efforts to complete requests to access or delete your personal information. To request the permanent deletion of your personal information, please contact us as described in the GET HELP section.

To edit your personal information, you can manage your profile on our Platform. You may also contact us about correcting or updating your personal information (including your marketing preferences) using the methods provided in the GET HELP section. We will consider your request in accordance with applicable laws.

6. Account Termination and Data Retention

To deactivate your account, please contact us as described in the GET HELP section. When you deactivate your account, you will cease to provide ongoing or future data to us that is associated with your account. Your KeeyPon profile will no longer be accessible on the Platform but in accordance with applicable law and the KeeyPon Terms of Service, your photos, reviews, and other content may still be available through our Platform. In order to request the permanent deletion of the personal information associated with your account, please contact us as described in the GET HELP section.

We will keep your personal information only for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which we are processing your personal information unless the law permits or requires us to retain your personal information for a longer period. For example, we may need to keep your personal data for quality assurance purposes for our Platform or to defend future legal claims. We also will retain de-identified information after your account has been deleted. Information you have shared with others will remain visible after your account has been deactivated or deleted and after the information has been deleted from your own profile or account. We do not control information or content that others have copied out of our Platform. Please note that copies of information that you have updated, modified, or deleted may continue to reside in our systems for a period of time, and we may maintain copies of this information as part of our business records.

7. Data Security

We use reasonable and appropriate measures to protect your personal information from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction, taking into account the risks involved in the processing and the nature of the personal information.