Privacy

What’s About Town Limited who owns the site www.whatsabouttown.com totally respects your privacy and takes protecting your data very seriously working with the applicable laws and our policy. Below is an explanation of our privacy policy.

This Privacy Policy describes how What’s About Town (“we”/”us”) collects, stores, uses and distributes information when you visit our website, www.whatsabouttown.com (the “Website”).

All the information you give us is protected by a secure server. The secure server software SSL (Secure Socket Layers) encrypts all information you enter before it is sent to us. We also have a Firewall (security software) in place to protect our internal information from the Internet.

How we collect information and use your information

1. We collect information during your customer journey with cookies small “text files” on What’s About Town. We use them to identify you in a coded form so we can recognise you from other users, not using your personal information. We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration. We collect previously viewed and saved items to personalise content, and make suggestions for you by using this information to understand how you use and interact with our website to help give you a better service. We may also use this information to customise the website making it personal to you. If we include content from other sites, such as YouTube videos, they may use cookies to track how people are using their site.

1.2 When you register on the website www.whatsabouttown.com you will be asked to provide certain personal information such as your name, date of birth and email address. We may ask for your demographic location to send you offers in your area. From time to time, we may use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email or phone

1.3 Extra information is collected for competitions to ensure that we are able to contact the winners or they are an eligible age for entering the competition. Please refer to the specific competitions terms and conditions of each prize you are entering. We would also only share your information in the prevention of fraud or criminal activities where we feel we need to protect our customers and company.

1.4 We do not disclose information about identifiable individuals to our advertisers, but we may provide them with aggregate information about our users for example, we may inform them that 2000 women or men aged over 25 have clicked on their advertisement on any given day or week.

1.5 We treat all your information as highly confidential and never disclose your information to third parties except in the case of some competitions. We will always protect your information using the appropriate security safeguards and industries best practices.

1.6 if you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence.


1.7 We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration. We collect information from or about the computers, phones, or other devices where you install or access What’s About Town to help develop and implement technology for you the customer to make your browsing experience better. This is statistical data and does not identify any individual.

1.8 The transmission of information via the internet is never completely secure. We always will do our best to protect your personal data at all times, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, We will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access

Third party sources

2. We may share influencers creations on social networks and into our editorial feed for the purpose of showcasing their work with our users. If you have liked us on Facebook or interact with us on other social media sites such as Instagram, Twitter and Pinterest, we may have access to some personal information about you (e.g. your name and the posts you have liked) that is made available on those third party sites.

2.1 What’s About Town may contain links to other websites and software. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these websites or software. Please visit the privacy policies of these third party sites in order to understand their privacy and information collection practices.

2.3 We will never sell your data or pass it on to third party sites.

2.4 If at any point you no longer wish What’s About Town to hold your personal information or you do not wish to receive information from us about about our products, promotions or special offers via email. You can click onto the "unsubscribe" link in any marketing communications from What’s About Town that we send you by email which will automatically unsubscribe you from any future marketing communications.

Changes to this Policy

We reserve the right to make changes to this Privacy Policy at any time for any reason, such as to reflect changes in the law, our data collection and use practices or the features of our Service, or advances in technology. We will post the updated Privacy Policy on www.whatsabouttown.com and indicate its effective date or the date it was posted. Please review the changes carefully. Your continued use of the Service following the effective date of the changes will mean you consent to those changes. If you do not consent to such changes, you must delete your account before the effective date by following the process described in the Deleting Your Account section of this Privacy Policy.

Last updated Updated 2.11.17