Our Privacy Policy

Thank you for using this site! We wrote this policy to help you understand what information we collect, how we use it, and what choices you have. Because we’re an internet company, some of the concepts below are a little technical, but we’ve tried our best to explain things in a simple and clear way. We welcome your questions and comments on this policy.

 

If you choose to use this Service, then you agree to the collection and use of information in relation to this policy. The Personal Information that GayGirlNet.com collects is used for providing and improving the Service. GayGirlNet.com will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy.

 

The terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, which is accessible at GayGirlNet.com unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy.

 

Take home messages. 

Please read this policy in full however we want to make sure you do not miss the most important points. Anything you upload to your public profile or albums will be accessible by everyone who uses the GayGirlNet.com App or website. Our Suggestions plugin accesses your contact information so you can suggest content to your friends.  We do not store this contact information. 

The information that you give us and which is displayed in the “My Profile” section is covered by the Data Protection Act 1998. GayGirlNet.com is a “Data Controller” for the purposes of the Data Protection Act.

 

If you reveal your email address or any other personal details to another member of The GayGirlNet.com's website through a message on our Website, GayGirlNet.com cannot guarantee that this user will keep this information confidential.

 

Information Collection and Use

1. User Database Management:


Information collected within the Community:


We also collect some Personal Information about the User while they Register their Account, their contact details including their First Name, Surname, Email Address and Contact Number which will be kept confidential from other users and will be shared with others only after the user's consent & permission. During Sign Up, users accept these "Terms and this Privacy Policy" before providing such details.

Reason for Use: These details are used to verify you are a gay woman before allowing you access and also to make your experience on the GayGirl Community better.

The information that you enter in your public Profile (including sensitive information like photographs, sexual orientation, age) is shared with all other users. You acknowledge and accept that any details posted by you on this Website and shown in “My Profile” will be accessible by other users of the site.

 

 

Information collected from your Device: When Users of the Community access the app, we do collect some personal information of the User's Device like Email Address and Contact Numbers, which is done only after User's consent to this policy.
Reason for Use: These details are used to add connections with mutual users of the Device and GayGirl Community.

 

Messages sent to you and from you to other users: We will keep all communications via our website and to other users secured on a protected server behind a firewall. The messages will only be accessible by You, the person receiving or sending the message and GayGirlNet.com for moderation purposes.

 

Log Data: I want to inform you that whenever you use this Service, in a case of an error in the app GayGirlNet.com collects data and information (through third party products) on your phone called Log Data. This Log Data may include information such as your device Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, device name, operating system version, the configuration of the app when utilizing GayGirlNet.com, the time and date of your use of GayGirlNet.com, and other statistics.

 

Cookies

Cookies are files with a small amount of data that are commonly used as anonymous unique identifiers. These are sent to your browser from the websites that you visit and are stored on your device's internal memory.

  • __utm* family of cookies used by Google Analytics to give us information on the use of our website
  • Webforms and Enquiry Forms use a simple cookie to retain details during your session.
  • Cookies which allow us to ensure you are connect to our site properly and logged in or not.

This Service does not use these “cookies” explicitly. However, the app may use third party code and libraries that use “cookies” to collect information and improve their services. 

 

Service Providers

GayGirlNet.com may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:

  • To facilitate our Service;
  • To provide the Service on our behalf;
  • To perform Service-related services; or
  • To assist us in analysing how our Service is used.

GayGirlNet.com wants to inform users of this Service that these third parties have access to your Personal Information. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on our behalf. However, they are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.

 

The app does use third party services that may collect information used to identify you. Check out their privacy policy; Google Play Services, Facebook sign in

  

Security

GayGirlNet.com values your trust in providing your Personal Information to us, thus we are striving to use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and GayGirlNet.com cannot guarantee its absolute security.

 

Links to Other Sites

This Service may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by GayGirlNet.com. Therefore, I strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of these websites. GayGirlNet.com has no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.

 

Children’s Privacy

These Services do not address anyone under the age of 17. GayGirlNet.com does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 17. In the case we discover that a child under 17 has provided us with personal information, GayGirlNet.com Admins immediately delete this from our servers. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact GayGirlNet.com so that we can do the necessary deletions.

 

Changes to This Privacy Policy

GayGirlNet.com may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. Thus, you are advised to review this page periodically for any changes. GayGirlNet.com will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. These changes are effective immediately after they are posted on this page.

 

When We Reveal Your Information

In addition to the routine use of the information outlined in the previous section GayGirlNet.com may reveal your information in the following circumstances:

  • It is possible that GayGirlNet.com could merge with or be acquired by another business. If this happens, we may share the information that relates to you with the new owners of the business and their advisors. You will be sent notice of such an event by email.
  • We may also release information relating to you to regulatory or law enforcement authorities, if required to do so.

 

Access to the Information We Hold on You

  • If you wish to see how the data we hold about you will be displayed to other Users of the Website you can do so instantly and without charge by visiting the “My Profile” page of the Website.
  • You can ask us for a complete list of information that we hold on you including your name, email address, your profile information, your login information and any messages that you have sent and received (provided you have not deleted them from your in or out message box) by contacting Us. Upon request we will provide you with a readable copy of all this personal data which we keep about you. We will make a £10 charge for this service.
  • IF YOU OR GAYGIRLNET.COM DELETE YOUR ACCOUNT NONE OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA WILL BE AVAILABLE TO EITHER PARTY AS IT WILL BE PERMANENTLY DELETED.
  • We allow you to challenge the data that we hold about you and, where appropriate, you may have the data erased, rectified, amended or completed.

 

Termination

If you decide that you no longer wish to be bound by the Privacy Policy you may cancel your agreement with GayGirlNet.com at any time as described in the Terms and Conditions. GayGirlNet.com will then delete all the information it holds on you in your profile.

To protect the other User/Member GayGirlNet.com reserves the right to keep messages between two Members/Users unless both parties request that the message is removed.

 

Ownership and Contacts

Steven Napier built the GayGirlNet.com app as a free and commercial app. We are based in the United Kingdom and our principal activity is an online social network for dating and friendship. If you have any questions or suggestions about the GayGirlNet.com Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact me at info@gaygirlnet.com.

 

Changes To This Policy

We may change this policy from time to time, and if we do we’ll post any changes on this page. If you continue to use this website after those changes are in effect, you agree to the revised policy. If the changes are significant, we may provide more prominent notice or obtain your consent as required by law.