Collection of Personal Information:
If you choose to buy on the Website, we collect information about your buying behavior. The personal information that we collect includes your address, name, email address, and phone number. ShoppingMonk.in does not sell, rent or disclose any identifiable detail at the personal level regarding its consumers to any third party. As a visitor to the site shoppingmonk.in, you can engage in many activities without providing any Personal Information. Depending upon the activity, some of the information that we ask you to provide is identified as mandatory and some as voluntary. If you do not provide the mandatory data with respect to a particular activity, you will not be able to engage in that activity. However, when you register to use ShoppingMonk.in and order products as a ShoppingMonk.in customer, in order to provide the services to you, we may collect your contact information such as your name, phone numbers, address, and email address as well as profile information, including your password, details about your purchases and details about your interactions with us.
Collection of Non-Personal Information:
Like many other sites, we aromatically gather certain non-personal details regarding the users that do not recognize you. For instance, we collect IP address of your system, internet service provider & the date and time when you accessed the site, the internet address of the site from where you linked to our site, the operating system, the section of the website, and the content your download from the site. The non-personal information that we gather is used for website system administration purposes as well as to improve our site. We may also make use of your non-personal data to complete tracking information reports concerning the site user demographics, website purchases, and website traffic patterns & after that provide those reports to advertisers & others. None of the tracking details in the reports can be linked to the identities or other confidential info of the individual user. We may also connect tracking data with personal details voluntarily provided by the site users. Once such a connection is made, all of the linked details are treated as individual information & will be used as well as disclosed only in line with this policy.
Updating your Personal Information:
You have the right to access and correct, or delete your Personal Information and privacy preferences at any time. This may be accomplished by clicking on the link, “My Profile”, where you can view and make changes to most of your Personal Information immediately. For security purposes, certain Personal Information can only be changed by contacting support. We will respond to your request promptly within a reasonable time.
How your Personal Information is used:
ShoppingMonk may use this information to –
- Process your financial transactions; Process your order.
- Respond to customer service requests, questions, and concerns.
- Administer your account.
- Send you requested product or service information.
- Keep you informed about special offers and services of ShoppingMonk and selected third parties.
- Administer promotions and notify you of important events.
- Investigate, prevent or take action regarding illegal activities and/or violations of our Terms of Service.
- Meet our research and product/service development needs and improve our Site, services, and offerings.
- Customize your experience, including targeting our services and offerings to you.
In certain situations, Shopping Monk may be required to disclose personal data in response to lawful requests by public authorities. Where required by law (like to comply with a warrant, court order, or legal notice served on Shopping Monk), and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, avoid litigation, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, and/or respond to a government request. We may also disclose information about you if we determine that such disclosure should be made for reasons of national security, law enforcement, or other issues of public importance.
Information sharing with service providers:
Shopping Monk uses one or more outside payment processing companies to bill you for our goods and services. To the best of our knowledge, these companies do not retain, share, store or use personally identifiable information for any other purpose. We also share Personal Information with certain companies that perform services on our behalf. We only share the Personal Information which is necessary for them to perform those services. We require any company with which we may share Personal Information to protect that data in a manner consistent with this policy and to limit the use of such Personal Information to the performance of services for Shopping Monk. We do not sell or otherwise provide Personal Information to other companies for the marketing of their own products or services.
We will retain your information for as long as your account is active, your information is needed to provide you services, or as required to fulfill our legal obligations. If you wish to delete your account or request that we no longer use your information to provide you services contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will respond to your request within a reasonable time. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our agreements.
Special Offers and Updates:
We may occasionally send you information on products, services, special deals, and promotions. Out of respect for your privacy, we present the option not to receive these types of communications. You may opt out of receiving Shopping Monk’s email updates, newsletters, and/or partner emails by clicking “Unsubscribe Me” in emails you receive from us. Shopping Monk will still contact you when there are changes to the Terms of Service or Submitter Terms of Service, as applicable. In addition, we will still send you service-related announcements including, but not limited to, a registration email, order-related notifications, and emails automatically triggered by actions you took on the Site. Generally, you may not opt-out of these communications, which are not promotional in nature.
Links to Other Sites
Our website links to other websites that may collect personally identifiable information about you. Shopping Monk is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of those linked websites.
Protection of your Personal Information:
The Personal Information that you provide in connection with the use of the ShoppingMonk.in the website is protected in several ways. It resides on secure servers that only selected Shopping Monk personnel to have access to via password. Your Personal Information is encrypted whenever it is transmitted to Shopping Monk. When you enter sensitive information (such as credit card numbers) on our registration or order forms, we encrypt that information using transport layer security technology. We strive to protect the Personal Information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. However, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we take into account the sensitivity of the Personal Information we collect, process, and store, and the current state of technology to use these measures to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.