Privacy Policy

 

We provide this Privacy Policy to inform our users of our policies and procedures regarding the collection, use and disclosure of personally identifiable information received from users of our website, located at HTTP://WWW.BOWDAA.COM ("hereinafter – our site" ).

 

By using our site, you are consenting to our processing of your information as set forth in this Privacy Policy now and as amended by us.

 

Processing means using cookies on a computer or using or touching information in any way, including, but not limited to, collecting, storing, deleting, using, combining and disclosing information, all of which activities will take place in UAE. Your personally identifiable information will be processed and stored there under the highest privacy standards.


 

INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE

Our primary goals in collecting personally identifiable information are to provide you with online services made available through our site, including, but not limited, to communicate manage your registered user account and your content, if you have one.

 

We may collect and process the following data about you:

  1. Information acquired/provided through our site. This includes information provided at the time of registering to use our site, subscribing to our services, personalizing our site with your preferences, ordering the goods and/or services, communicating, participating in social media functions, posting content or requesting further services. 
  2. If you choose to pay for our online services by credit card, you will be required to provide additional information such as your address and card details. This information will be passed to our payment provider via a secure link, but at no point will your card details be known to or retained by us. ALL CREDIT/DEBIT CARD DETAILS AND PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION WILL NOT BE STORED, SOLD, SHARED, RENTED OR LEASED TO ANY THIRD PARTIES.
  3. Optional marketing surveys for research purposes.
  4. Details of actions you carry out through our site.
  5. Details of your visits to our site including, but not limited to, your content, your traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data, and the resources that you access and/or provide to us.
  6. Details of your access to our online services or other materials.
  7. Other information about yourself for specific purposes.
  8. We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information to our advertisers/partners. This is statistical data about our users' browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.

 

We may from time-to-time make certain information available to our strategic partners that work with us such as the following:

  1. Our various subsidiaries that support our site and its online services;
  2. Third party service providers supporting our business who provide services such as information processing, managing and enhancing customer data, providing customer service, assessing your interest in our products and services, and conducting customer research or satisfaction surveys;
  3. Third party service providers we partner with to provide you offers of additional products or services based upon your information.

We, our third party service providers, advertisers, advertising networks and platforms, agencies, and partners may also use cookies, pixels, web beacons and other technologies to collect various types of non-personal information for purpose of online behavioral advertising. This information will be not identified to a specific person and will be used for online behavioral advertising.

 

We may also disclose your personal information to third parties if you expressly opt in to such sharing.


 

INFORMATION COLLECTED UPON REGISTRATION

If you desire to have access to certain restricted sections of our site or its online services, you will be required to become a registered user, and to submit certain personally identifiable information to us. This happens in a number of instances, such as when you sign up for our online services.

 

Personally identifiable information that we may collect in such instances may include your IP address, user name, password, email address, city, time zone and other information that you decide to provide us with.


 

SOCIAL NETWORKING

 

Our registered users and site visitors may have the option to share content they like with their friends on social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, VK etc.

 

You may register on our site directly or by logging into your account with a third party social network service (e.g., Facebook, LinkedIn, Google and other third party services that let you sign in using your existing credentials with those services).

 

If you choose to register via a social network service, or to later link your account with the social network service to your account, we will use the personal Information you have provided to the social network service (such as your name, email address, gender and other information you make publicly available via the social network service) to create your account.

 

Note that the information we collect from and through a social network service may depend on the privacy settings you have set and the permissions you grant to us in connection with linking your account to the social network service.

 

Our site may permit additional interactions between it and a third party website, service, or other content provider, such as enabling you to “like” or share, enabling us to post or share your site content to a third party social network service, etc.

 

If you “like” or share content, or to otherwise share information from or via our site with a third party site or service, that information may be publicly displayed, and the third party may have access to information about you and your use of our site (and we may have access to information about you from that third party). These features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our site, and may set a cookie to enable the feature to function properly. Your interactions with third parties through a social network service or similar features are governed by the respective privacy policies of those third parties.

 

You represent that you are entitled to use your social network service account for the purposes described herein without breach by you of any of the terms and conditions that govern the social network service, and without obligating us to pay any fees or making us subject to any usage limitations imposed by such social network service.

 

You can disable the link between your site account and your social network account at any time though the settings section of your site account. Please note that your relationship with any social network service is governed solely by your agreement(s) with such service. If your social network account terminates, then functions enabled through the link between your site account and your social network account will terminate as well.


 

USE OF CONTACT INFORMATION

In addition, we may use your contact information to market to you, and provide you with information about, our online products and services.

 

If you decide at any time that you no longer wish to receive such information or communications from us, please, follow the unsubscribe instructions provided by us.


 

LOG DATA

When you visit our site, our servers automatically record information that your browser sends whenever you visit a website ("Log Data"). This Log Data may include information such as your IP address, browser type or the domain from which you are visiting, the web-pages you visit, the search terms you use, and any advertisements on which you click.

 

For most users accessing the Internet from an Internet service provider the IP address will be different every time you log on. We may use any log data to monitor the use of our site and our online services.

 

We do not associate your IP address with any other personally identifiable information to identify you personally, except in case of violation of the Terms and Conditions (http://www.bowdaa.com/en/terms).


 

COOKIES

Like many websites, we also use "cookie" technology to collect additional website usage data and to improve our site and our online services in accordance with our Cookie policy (http://www.bowdaa.com/en/cookie-policy). 

 

A cookie is a small data file that we transfer to your computer's hard disk. We do not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information. We may use both session cookies and persistent cookies to better understand how you interact with our site and our services, to monitor aggregate usage by our users and web traffic routing on our site, and to improve the site and our online services. Most browsers automatically accept cookies. You can instruct your browser, by editing its options, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit.


 

INFORMATION SHARING AND DISCLOSURE

We engage certain trusted third parties to perform functions and provide services to us, including, without limitation, payment providers, hosting and maintenance, billing, customer relationship, database storage and management, and direct marketing campaigns.

 

We will share your personally identifiable information with these third parties, but only to the extent necessary to perform these functions and provide such services, and only pursuant to binding contractual obligations requiring such third parties to maintain the privacy and security of your data.

 

Some of the advertisements you see on our site are selected and delivered by third parties, such as ad networks, advertising agencies, advertisers, and audience segment providers. These third parties may collect information about you and your online activities, either on our site or on other websites, through cookies, web beacons, and other technologies in an effort to understand your interests and deliver to you advertisements that are tailored to your interests.

 

PLEASE REMEMBER THAT WE DO NOT HAVE ACCESS TO, OR CONTROL OVER, THE INFORMATION THESE THIRD PARTIES MAY COLLECT. THE INFORMATION PRACTICES OF THESE THIRD PARTIES ARE NOT COVERED BY THIS PRIVACY POLICY.

 

WE MAY DISCLOSE ANY INFORMATION ABOUT YOU TO GOVERNMENT OR LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS OR PRIVATE PARTIES AS WE, IN OUR SOLE DISCRETION, BELIEVE NECESSARY OR APPROPRIATE TO RESPOND TO CLAIMS, LEGAL PROCESS (INCLUDING SUBPOENAS), TO PROTECT THE PROPERTY AND RIGHTS OF US OR A THIRD PARTY, THE SAFETY OF THE PUBLIC OR ANY PERSON, TO PREVENT OR STOP ANY ILLEGAL, UNETHICAL, OR LEGALLY ACTIONABLE ACTIVITY, OR TO COMPLY WITH THE LAW.

 

We may sell, transfer or otherwise share some or all of our assets, including your personally identifiable information, in connection with a merger, acquisition, reorganization or sale of assets or in the event of bankruptcy. You will have the opportunity to opt out of any such transfer if the new entity's planned processing of your information differs materially from that set forth in this Privacy Policy.


 

SECURITY

We are very concerned about safeguarding the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information. We employ administrative, physical and electronic measures designed to protect your information from unauthorized access.

 

We will make any legally-required disclosures of any breach of the security, confidentiality, or integrity of your unencrypted electronically stored personal data to you via email or conspicuous posting on our site in the most expedient time possible and without unreasonable delay, consistent with

  1. the legitimate needs of law enforcement; or
  2. any measures necessary to determine the scope of the breach and restore the reasonable integrity of the data system.

 

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

Our Site may contain links to other websites. The fact that we link to a website is not an endorsement, authorization or representation of our affiliation with that third party.

 

We do not exercise control over third party websites. These other websites may place their own cookies or other files on your computer, collect data or solicit personally identifiable information from you.

 

Other sites follow different rules regarding the use or disclosure of the personally identifiable information you submit to them. We encourage you to read the privacy policies or statements of the other websites you visit.


 

NO SPAM POLICY

We will never send you spam emails. While you are a registered user, you will receive essential service related emails from us and you may receive emails via our site from other users.

 

Unless you expressly agree that we may do so, we will never supply, sell or rent your email address to any third party and you will not receive emails that relate to other services or offerings from us.

Our site may include 'tell a friend' services.

 

Your friends will never receive unsolicited email from us and, once your 'tell a friend' email is sent, they will not hear from us again unless they choose to become registered user themselves.


 

CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY

We reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy occasionally to meet the requirements and standards; each version will apply to information collected while it was in place.  

 

If this happens, we will post the new Privacy Policy on our site and any modifications will be effective on the day they are posted.

 

You are encouraged to frequently visit these sections in order to be updated about the changes on our site. It is your responsibility to ensure you regularly check our site Conditions, Terms and Policies to familiarize yourself with their terms and check any updates.

 

BY CONTINUING TO USE OUR SITE, YOU WILL BE DEEMED TO HAVE ACCEPTED OUR PRIVACY POLICY AND SUCH CHANGES IN FULL.