This section covers Parinayasutra.com's treatment of personally identifiable information that Parinayasutra.com collects when you are on our site.
1. What information does Parinayasutra.com collect/track about me? Parinayasutra.com is an advertising platform providing targeted advertising services for the purpose of matchmaking. In order to do provide the services, we ask for certain personal information which is displayed on the site. (This information includes physical / mental disability.) (Of course, all Parinayasutra.com visitors may browse the site, search member profiles and view any articles or features our site has to offer without entering any personal information.)
Information Collected/Tracked by Parinayasutra.com: Parinayasutra.com gathers two types of information:
i. Information users submit: MEMBERS: There are two types of user-submitted information we collect: Public and Private. We define Public information as personal information that may be displayed on the site at the behest of the member, such as gender, age, first name or last name height, telephone number, email id, photograph, etc. Private information is defined as payment details, passwords, mailing address and ZIP/PIN Code etc.
FRAMING: We utilize framing techniques to make it appear that the user is still on the web site when they are actually on a third party web site.
SURVEYS & CONTESTS: From time-to-time our site requests information from users via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and the user therefore has a choice whether or not to disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code, and age).
PARINAYASUTRA.COM AFFILIATE PARTNERS: The Affiliate Partner program is a vehicle for other websites to link to Parinayasutra.com. No personal member information is exchanged with the Affiliate Partner.
Additional Features of the Site :- TESTIMONIALS: Satisfied users of Parinayasutra.com have chosen to post testimonials on our web site. All permissions have been obtained to post these testimonials. LIVE CHAT: Parinayasutra.com has tied up with LIVE person for it's live chat feature. Information you provide on chat is stored on the LIVE person's server but is not used by them. Parinayasutra.com also saves chats for tracking and MIS purpose. MESSENGER: If you use our online instant messaging function on this Web site, you should be aware that any personally identifiable information you submit there can be read, collected, or used by other users of this platform, and could be used to send you unsolicited messages. We are not responsible for the personally identifiable information you choose to submit in this platform.
ii. Information not directly submitted AGGREGATE: This is information we collect that is not personally identifiable, such as browser type and IP address. This information is gathered for all users to the site.
2. What does Parinayasutra.com do with the information it collects/tracks? Parinayasutra.com uses the information it collects in the following ways:
Information users submit: MEMBERS: Public: Public information supplied by members is an advertisement intended to be viewed by visitors to the site. This information is used by visitors for searching and matching purposes. Public information cannot be used to identify a specific member by address, etc (except photograph, posting of which is voluntary). All members also have an option to post their telephone number. The members can choose to display the telephone number to premium members only. This display preference can be changed anytime by the member by visiting the panel section page and opting not to display the telephone number and other contact details to other members. Only premium members can view telephone number(s) of other members who have opted to show their contact details to premium members. Private: We primarily use member's email addresses to verify enrolment and to send system emails on behalf of other members. We may also use user's email address to send news regarding our site or our group sites, but the users may choose not to receive such emails by unsubscribing. Email addresses may also be used in private correspondence with the user for customer service issues. Financial information that is collected is used to bill the user for products and services. All other private information submitted by the user is confidential and is not disclosed except as required by law or to protect members of Parinayasutra.com. All private information except financial information submitted during the process of a financial transaction & certain account-related information collected at the time of registration can be updated or deleted by the user at any time, as follows:- Updating public information:
4 Tell me about links with other sites. Parinayasutra.com may contain links to other websites. Please be aware that Parinayasutra.com is not responsible for the privacy practices of other Web sites. We encourage you to be aware of this when you leave our site, and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by Parinayasutra.com.
5. Tell me about Cookies.
6. Tell me about Parinayasutra.com policy on correcting, updating or removing personal information. Parinayasutra.com allows you to modify or remove both public and private information from our database. Private information such as financial information submitted during the process of a financial transaction & certain account-related information collected at the time of registration however cannot be changed or removed by the user.
8. Tell me about security of my personal information. Parinayasutra.com takes every precaution to protect your information, both online and offline. When our registration/order process asks you to enter sensitive information (such as a credit card number), such information is encrypted and is protected with the best encryption software in the industry - SSL. While we use SSL encryption to protect sensitive information online, we also do everything in our power to protect your information offline. We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transaction and once we receive it. All your information, not just the sensitive information mentioned above, is restricted in our offices. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, a billing clerk or a customer service representative) are granted access to personally identifiable information. We have also done everything in our power to prevent misuse of photographs. Apart from not allowing photographs to be downloaded or copied, we have watermarked them with the Parinayasutra.com logo. This acts as a further deterrent for illegal use elsewhere. If you have any questions about the security at our website, please email us.
9. Tell me about Parinayasutra.com's email policy. We use email extensively to help you find your match on Parinayasutra.com. Our main email products and services include:
10. Tell me how to contact Parinayasutra.com. If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, please email or contact us to the provided mobile number within website.