The following discloses our gathering, usage and storage of information provided by our Members.
Use of other Members' Information
Exchange related communications. Members may not disclose personally identifiable information about another member to any third party without the consent of such other member or HalalHomeExchange. A member may not use information on other Members for SPAM.
Information Change or after ending Membership
Upon your notification, we will remove your membership from our active databases as soon as reasonably possible in accordance with our policy and applicable law.
We will retain, for a certain time, your information to resolve disputes, or enforce our terms and conditions. Your information may never be completely removed from our databases due to technical and legal constraints, including stored ˜back up' systems.
Information We Collect
HalalHomeExchange collects personal information to provide users and Members a smooth, efficient, and customized experience. Members agree that we may feature members' Listings, in ads, editorials and newsletters for promotional purposes. We will hold and transmit your information in a safe, confidential and secure environment. HalalHomeExchange uses industry standard practices, including "firewalls" and Secure Socket Layers, to safeguard the confidentiality of your personal identifiable information. We treat data as an asset that must be protected against loss and unauthorized access.
Use of "Cookies"
We use data collection devices such as "cookies" on certain pages of our Website. We use the gathered information to determine our members' demographics, interests, and behaviour to better understand and serve you and the Community. We may use a third party advertising company to serve ads on our behalf across the Internet. That advertising company may also collect anonymous information about your visits to our Website. The advertisers that we may use have their own privacy policies and you should read them also.
Use of Your Information
HalalHomeExchange use your information and information about you to resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems and enforce our Terms and Conditions.
You agree that we may, in our sole and absolute discretion, provide Members your contact information after a verified Exchange has been negotiated.
You agree that we may use your information to improve our marketing and promotional efforts, to analyse the Site usage, improve our content and product offerings, and customize the Site’s content, layout, and services.
You agree that we may use your information to contact you and to deliver information to you that, in some cases, is targeted to your interests, such as targeted banner advertisements, administrative notices, product and services offerings, and communications relevant to your use of the Site.
By accepting this Privacy Statement, you expressly agree to receive this information. If you do not wish to receive these communications, you may opt out of the receipt of certain communications.
We may be required to disclose information to the government, law enforcement agencies or third parties. Third parties may unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications, or members may abuse or misuse your information that they collect from the Site. Accordingly, although we use industry standard practices to protect your privacy, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personally identifiable information or private communications will always remain private.
As a matter of policy, we do not sell or rent any personally identifiable information about you to any third party. However, the following describes some of the ways that your personally identifiable information may be used or disclosed.
Financial Information. We may require your credit card billing information. We use this, including your name, address, and other information to bill you for use of our services and nothing else.
Advertisers. We gather data from multiple members' accounts and disclose such information in a non-personally identifiable manner to advertisers and other third parties for marketing and promotional purposes. We do not disclose to any information that could be used to identify you personally. Certain information, such as your name, email address, password, credit card number and bank account number, are never disclosed to marketing advertisers. We may use third-party advertising companies to serve ads on our behalf. These companies may employ cookies and action tags (also known as single pixel gifs or web beacons) to measure advertising effectiveness.
Legal Requests. HalalHomeExchange cooperates with law enforcement inquiries, as well as other third parties to enforce laws, such as: intellectual property rights, fraud and other rights, if applicable. We can (and you authorize us to) disclose any information about you to law enforcement and other government officials as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate, in connection with any investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringements, illegal activity or may expose us or you to legal liability.