Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy: GiftGonk.com 

1.General

GiftGonkGroup Limited (“GiftGonk”) owns and operates the web site www.GiftGonk.com (the “Site”) and is the sole owner of the information collected on the Site.  Your access to and use of the Site is subject to the Terms of Use and this Privacy Policy forms part of those Terms.  By using the Site you consent to our Terms of Use and this Privacy policy

The privacy of our visitors to the Site is of the utmost importance to us and this Privacy Policy document outlines the types of personally identifiable information (“Personal Data”) that is received and collected by the Site and how it is used.

By voluntarily providing us with Personal Data, you are consenting to our use of it in accordance with this Privacy Policy. If you provide Personal Data to the Site, you acknowledge and agree that such Personal Data may be transferred to the offices and servers of GiftGonkand subsequently to any authorized third parties referred to here.

2.What information do we collect?

You are able to visit the Site anonymously and no Personal data will be collected.  If you choose to use the extended Site features you must complete the registration form and create a username and password.  When ordering from, registering with or contacting our Site, other than visiting anonymously, you may be asked to submit contact information and other personal data including, but not limited to, your name and email address.

3.What do we use your information for?

The information we collect from you may be used to send you periodic emails of Site related information, news, updates, related products or services or to administer competitions, promotions and surveys or to promote other Site features.

If at any time, as a registered User, you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we provide simple ‘unsubscribe’ instructions at the bottom of each email.

Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other third party for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the singular purpose of delivering the purchased product or requested service.

GiftGonk may also use your Personal Data and other personally non-identifiable information collected through the Site to increase our understanding of our Users and thereby improve the content, functionality and services of the Site.

4.How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information.

Log Files
Like most websites, GiftGonk.com gathers some information automatically and store it in log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and click data to analyse trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather general demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not routinely linked to Personal Data but we reserve the right to do so where a User does not comply with our Terms of Use or to identify Users who pose a threat to our Site, service or other Users.

Cookies.

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on a user’s computer for record-keeping purposes. We may use cookies to store information about visitors’ preferences, to record user-specific information on which pages Users visits, and to personalize or customize our web page content based upon visitors’ browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser. We do not link information stored in cookies to personally identifiable information you submit while on our site.

Most browsers have an option for turning off the cookie feature, which will prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, as well as allowing you to decide on acceptance of each new cookie in a variety of ways. We respectfully recommend that you leave the cookies activated in order to ensure the proper functionality of the Site.

DoubleClick DART Cookie

Google, as a third party vendor, may use cookies to serve ads on GiftGonk.

Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to our site’s visitors based upon their visit to our Site and other sites on the Internet.  Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL – http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html

GiftGonk.com has no access to, or control over cookies that are used by third-party advertisers. You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. GiftGonk’s privacy policy does not apply to, and cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites.

5.Data Sharing

GiftGonk will never sell your Personal Data. This information to be a vital part of our relationship with you and we will not disclose your Personal Data to a third party except as set forth in this Privacy Policy. There are, however, certain circumstances in which we may share your Personal Data with certain third parties without further notice to you, as set forth below:

Business Transfers.As our business develops, we might sell or buy businesses or assets. In the event of a corporate sale, merger, reorganization, dissolution or similar event, Personal Data may be part of the transferred assets, but would never be compromised or treated in any way other than within the spirit and meaning of this Privacy Policy.

RelatedCompanies. We may share your Personal Data within the GiftGonk Group of related companies for the same purpose as the use by the Site. Namely, to improve the content and functionality of the Site, to better understand our users, and to improve or deliver our Group services.

Agents, Consultants, and Related Third Parties. GiftGonk occasionally hires other companies or individuals to perform certain business-related functions. We may use third party companies to provide mailing services, database maintenance, payment processing, and identity verification. When you register for the Site, we will only share your Personal Data, such as your email, necessary for the third party to provide such services. Those third parties are prohibited from using your personally identifiable information for any other purpose.

6.Legal Requirements.

We reserve the right to disclose your Personal data as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on us or our Site.

We may also disclose your Personal Data in the belief that such action is necessary to protect and defend the rights or property of GiftGonk, to act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of the Site or the public, or to protect against legal liability.

7.Consent.

Except as set out above, you will be notified when your personal Data may be shared with third parties, and will be able to prevent the sharing of this information. If your Personal Data changes, or if you no longer desire our service, you may correct, update, delete or deactivate it by making the change on the Site. Alternatively, you may email our Customer Support staff or contact us using the contact information listed below.

8.Children

GiftGonk.com respects the sensitive nature of children’s privacy online. We do not knowingly collect Personal Data from children under the age of 13. If you are under thirteen, please do not submit any Personal Data through the Site. If you have reason to believe that a child under the age of 13 has provided Personal Data to our Site, please contact us and we will endeavour to delete that information from our databases.

9.Exclusions

This Privacy Policy does not apply to any information collected by GiftGonk other than Personal Data collected through the Site. This Privacy Policy shall not apply to any unsolicited information you provide to GiftGonk through the Site or through any other means. This includes, but is not limited to, information posted to any public area of the Site, including the comments, forum, and review sections of the Site (collectively, “Public Areas”). Please think carefully before disclosing Personal Data in a Public Area. All such information is not confidential and GiftGonk shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose, and distribute such information to others without limitation or attribution and it may be used by others in ways we cannot prevent.

10. Changes to our Privacy Policy

GiftGonk.com reserves the right to amend this Privacy Policy at any time.  If we make material changes to the way we manage Personal Data we will notify Users here, or if applicable by email or via an announcement on our Site’s Home Page.  Your continued use of the Site after such changes are posted will indicate your acceptance of the amended terms.

11.Opt-Out

Where applicable we provide you with the opportunity to “opt-out” of having your Personal Data used for particular purposes, such as receiving any additional material or notifications or offers from us when registering.

12. Framing

At times, the Site may use “framing” technology, where a frame within the window of the Site is actually displaying the content of another website, not owned or operated by GiftGonk. You should read the privacy policy of any other such other website as it will govern the information that is collected by that site.

13. Contacting Us:

If you need more information about this Privacy Policy or have any questions about it or any other aspects of using the Site please click the “Contact Us” link at the bottom of the page.  Alternatively you may write to us at this address:

GiftGonkGroup Ltd.

20-22 Wenlock Road

London

N1 7GU

 

Thank you for taking the time to read the above.