through our web and mobile applications from Brankas users,
including you. This policy only applies to the Brankas Service.
Throughout this policy, we use the term “personal information” to describe information that can be associated with a specific person and can be used to identify that person. We do not consider personal information to include information that has been anonymised so that it does not identify a specific user.
When you visit the website or use one of our mobile
applications, we collect your IP address, and standard web log
information, such as your browser type and the pages you accessed
on our website. We also may collect certain geo-location
information. If you do not agree to our collection of this
information, you may not be able to use our Service.
If you open an account, we collect the following information from you:
We also may obtain information about you: (a) from your
mobile device such as your device type, machine or mobile device
identification number, geo-location, time zone, language setting,
browser type, and IP address, and (b) from third parties for
purposes of transaction processing, identity verification, fraud
detection or prevention and other similar purposes.
Social Web Information - including but not limited to your Facebook connect credentials (and information that you authorise Facebook share with us though permissions like this http://developers.facebook.com/images/devsite/auth-dialog-example.png) and email account information. If you authorise Facebook Connect, the plug in allows us access to your friends' contact information.
We also allow you to import data from other social web services, including but not limited to Twitter, FourSquare, and email service providers. Social and e-mail contact information helps you connect to friends and contacts for invitation and payment transmission purposes (as well as helping us improve our services and fight fraud).
We are committed to providing a safe, secure and all around great service. Therefore, before permitting you to use our Service, we may require additional information from you we can use to verify your identity, address or other information or to manage risk and compliance throughout our relationship.
When you access the website, we, or companies we hire to
track how our website is used, may place small data files called
“cookies” on your computer.
For example, we send a “session cookie” to your computer any time you log in to your Brankas account. This type of cookie helps us to recognise you if you visit multiple pages on our site during the same session, so that we don't need to ask you for your password on each page.
You are free to decline Brankas cookies if your browser permits, but doing so may interfere with your use of the website.
We store and process your personal information using
third party servers located in secure data centers in the United
This information is protected by physical, electronic and procedural safeguards in compliance with applicable US federal and state regulations. We also use computer safeguards such as firewalls and data encryption, we enforce physical access controls to our office and files, and we authorise access to personal information only for those employees who require it to fulfill their job responsibilities.
We make reasonable efforts to ensure security on our systems. Despite our efforts, we cannot guarantee that personal information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed by breach of our administrative, managerial and technical safeguards. Therefore, we urge you to take adequate precautions to protect your personal data as well, including never sharing your Brankas password with anyone.
If Brankas learns of a systems security breach, we may attempt to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps. By using the Brankas Service, you agree that Brankas may communicate with you electronically. Brankas may post a notice on the website if a security breach occurs. We may also send an email to you at the email address you have provided to us. Depending on where you live, you may have a legal right to receive notice of a security breach in writing. To receive free written notice of a security breach (or to withdraw your consent from receiving electronic notice of a security breach) you should notify us.
Our primary purpose in collecting personal information is to provide you with a safe, smooth, efficient, fun and customised experience. We may use your personal information to:
Brankas does not share your personal information with third parties for promotional or marketing purposes.We may share your personal information with:
You can review and update your personal information in your account settings at any time by logging in to your account.
The website may contain links to other sites. Brankas does not control the information collection of sites that can be reached through links from the website. We encourage our users to be aware when they are leaving the website and to read the privacy statements of any site that collects personally identifiable information.