The terms "we", "us", and "ShaadiBazaar" refer to www.shaadibazaar.com and the terms "you" and "your" refer to you, as a user of www.shaadibazaar.com. The term "personal information" means information such as your name, residence address, workplace address, email address, date of birth, educational qualifications and similar Information that you may share with us during the Course of registering for and availing various services we provide from time to time through ShaadiBazaar.
We at ShaadiBazaar are committed towards respecting your online privacy and recognize your need for appropriate protection and management of any personally identifiable information ("Personal Information") you share with us. Personal Information will be kept confidential and will be used for our research, marketing, and strategic client analysis objectives and other internal business purposes only. We do not sell or rent Personal Information except that in case you are a user/customer of our services through any of the Media, your Personal Information shall be shared with our subscribers/advertisers and you shall be deemed to have given consent to the same. Further, the subscribers / advertisers who are listed with us, may call you, based on the query or enquiry that you make with us, enquiring about any services or businesses listed on ShaadiBazaar. We will share Personal Information only under one or more of the following circumstances: - If we have your consent or deemed consent to do so - If we are compelled by law (including court orders) to do so.
I. Information we collect and how we use it:
ShaadiBazaar is an online classified service designed to provide a space to wedding services related businesses to list and advertise their services on the web and to the user of ShaadiBazaar to avail those services. To accomplish this we collect the following information:
- Personally Identifiable Information You Knowingly Provide
- Information ShaadiBazaar Collects Automatically
- Non-Personally Identifiable Information You Knowingly Provide
These are the types of information we collect on ShaadiBazaar and the use of this information is described as under:
Account Information: If you register yourself on ShaadiBazaar to take full advantage of services offered by ShaadiBazaar. We ask for and record personal information such as your name, mobile no, email address and the city you reside in. Your email address is used to send you updates related to services and promotional offers offered by ShaadiBazaar and the businesses listed on ShaadiBazaar and to contact you if there is any need to meet our business objectives.
Telephone Numbers: ShaadiBazaar provides you with the SMS facility through which you can contact businesses listed on ShaadiBazaar or download information related to businesses listed on ShaadiBazaar. To use this facility you are required to enter certain information such as your name, phone no and other necessary information. ShaadiBazaar reserves the right to share this information with any of the businesses listed on ShaadiBazaar. This is done to meet our business interest and to ensure that we provide our services to you continuously. Otherwise, any telephone number entered as part of the account information and which has not used our SMS facility will not be shared with any third party. We are not liable for misuse of this information shared by us with the businesses listed on ShaadiBazaar or persons related to these businesses.
Submissions: We store and may publicly display your submissions in order to provide the services that we offer. When we display your submissions, we do so together with your account name (first name and last initial). The term "submissions" refers to the information that you submit or post to ShaadiBazaar for public display, such as business ratings, reviews, photos, compliments, and the information that you display as part of your account profile.
Feedback: If you contact us to provide feedback, register a complaint, or ask a question, we will record any personal information and other content that you provide in your communication so that we can effectively respond to your communication.
Activity: We record information relating to your use of ShaadiBazaar, such as the searches you undertake, the pages you view, your browser type, IP address, requested URL, referring URL, and timestamp information. We use this type of information to administer ShaadiBazaar and provide the highest possible level of service to you. We also use this information in the aggregate to perform statistical analyses of user behavior and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various areas of ShaadiBazaar. You cannot be identified from this aggregate information.
Cookies: We send cookies to your computer in order to uniquely indentify your browser and improve the quality of our service. The term "cookies" refers to small pieces of information that a website sends to your computer's hard drive while you are viewing the site. We may use both session cookies (which expire once you close your browser) and persistent cookies (which stay on your computer until you delete them). Persistent cookies can be removed by following your browser help file directions. If you choose to disable cookies, some areas of ShaadiBazaar may not work properly or at all. ShaadiBazaar uses third party tools, which may collect anonymous information about your visits to ShaadiBazaar using cookies, and interaction with ShaadiBazaar products and services. Such third parties may also use information about your visits to ShaadiBazaar products and services and other web sites to target advertisements for ShaadiBazaar's products and services. No PII is collected or used in this process. These third parties do not know or have access to the name, phone number, address, email address, or any personally identifying information about ShaadiBazaar's users. ShaadiBazaar users can opt-out of sharing this information with third parties by deactivating cookies, the process of which varies by browser to browser. Please refer to the help file of your browser to understand the process of deactivating Cookies on your browser.
II. Transfer of Information:
We may distribute your submissions to third parties, as permitted pursuant to our Terms of Service. The third parties may in turn publicly display or publish your submissions in connection with their own websites and media platforms. When we distribute your submissions to third parties, we typically include your account name (but not your personal information unless you include your personal information in your submissions).
We may share your personal information with third parties to provide you with services that we offer through ShaadiBazaar, conduct quality assurance testing, facilitate creation of accounts, provide technical and customer support, or provide specific services, such as synchronization of your contacts with other software applications, in accordance with your instructions. These third parties are required not to use your personal information other than to provide the services requested by you.
We may disclose information in the aggregate to third parties relating to user behavior in connection with actual or prospective business relationship with those third parties, such as advertisers and content distributors. For example, we may disclose the number of users that have been exposed to, or clicked on, advertising banners.
III. Others’ Information:
You may choose to provide us with another person's e-mail address so that person may be invited to create an account on this website and become your friend. We use this information to contact and, if necessary, remind that person about the invitation. By providing us with another person's e-mail address, you represent to us that you have obtained the consent of the person concerned as regards such disclosure to us of their personal information. All invitees are provided with the option not to receive further invitations. We may disclose such information if required to do so in order to comply with legal process, as described above.
ShaadiBazaar may contain links to third party websites to which we have no affiliation. ShaadiBazaar does not share your personal information with those websites and is not responsible for their privacy practices. We suggest you read the privacy policies on these third party websites.
VI. Controlling You Personal Data:
To the extent you include personal information in your submissions (such as a photo of yourself), third parties may be able to identify you, and associate you with your user account, and contact you. Third parties can also associate you with your user account using the member lookup feature on ShaadiBazaar, but only if the third party already knows your full name and you include information in your submission that allows the third party to distinguish you from other users who might share the same full name. Please do not include information in your submissions that you expect to keep private. In addition, you can reduce the risk of being personally identified by choosing a fictitious account name, though doing so could detract from the credibility of your submissions.
As a registered ShaadiBazaar user, you can modify some of your personal information and your privacy preferences by accessing the "Account" section of this website. For example, you may choose not to receive e-mail solicitations from ShaadiBazaar by accessing the "Account" tab on ShaadiBazaar (after signing in) and updating your newsletter/notification settings.
VIII. E-mails and opt-out:
This website is not directed to children, and ShaadiBazaar does not knowingly solicit information from any child under the age of 13. Should a child whom we know to be under 13 send personal information to us, we will use that information only to respond directly to that child (or a parent or guardian) to inform him or her that we must have parental consent before receiving his or her personal information.
XI. Contacting the website:
Last Updated on Oct. 03, 2011.