Effective Date: May 29, 2017
We collect the following types of personal information in order to provide you with the use of BARABOLA Services, and to help us personalize and improve your experience.
Information you provide to us: We may collect and store any information you provide us when you use BARABOLA Services, including when you add information on a web form, add or update your account information, participate in community discussions or dispute resolutions, or when you otherwise correspond with us regarding BARABOLA Services.
When you use BARABOLA Services, we also collect information about your transactions and your activities. In addition, if you open a BARABOLA account or pay for BARABOLA Services, we may collect the following types of information:
We may also collect information from or about you from other sources, such as through your contact with us, including our customer support team, your results when you respond to a survey, your interactions with BARABOLA or other companies (subject to their privacy policies and applicable law). Additionally, for quality and training purposes or for its own protection, BARABOLA may monitor or record its telephone conversations with you or anyone acting on your behalf. By communicating with BARABOLA, you acknowledge that your communication may be overheard, monitored, or recorded without further notice or warning.
When you access our mobile optimized website, we may receive information about your location and your mobile device, including a unique identifier for your device. We may use this information to provide you with location-based services, such as advertising, search results, and other personalized content. Most mobile devices allow you to control or disable location services in the device's setting's menu. If you have questions about how to disable your device's location services, we recommend you contact your mobile service carrier or the manufacture of your particular device.
Our primary purpose in collecting personal information is to provide you with a secure, smooth, efficient, and customized experience. We may use your personal information to:
We may contact you via electronic means to notify you regarding your account, to troubleshoot problems with your account, to resolve a dispute, to collect fees or monies owed, to poll your opinions through surveys or questionnaires, or as otherwise necessary to service your account. Additionally, we may contact you to offer coupons, discounts and promotions, and inform you about BARABOLA Services. Finally, we may contact you as necessary to enforce our policies, applicable law, or any agreement we may have with you. When contacting you via phone, to reach you as efficiently as possible we may use, and you consent to receive, autodialed or prerecorded calls and text messages. Where applicable and permitted by law, you may decline to receive certain communications.
We do not sell or rent your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent. We may combine your information with information we collect from other companies and use it to improve and personalize BARABOLA Services, content, and advertising. If you do not wish to receive marketing communications from us or participate in our ad-customization programs, simply indicate your preference by following the directions that may be provided within the communication or advertisement.
When you access our website or use BARABOLA Services, we (including companies we work with) may place small data files on your computer or other device. These data files may be cookies, pixel tags, "Flash cookies," or other local storage provided by your browser or associated applications (collectively "Cookies"). We use these technologies to recognize you as a customer; customize BARABOLA Services, content, and advertising; measure promotional effectiveness; help ensure that your account security is not compromised; mitigate risk and prevent fraud; and to promote trust and safety across our site and BARABOLA Services.
You are free to decline our Cookies if your browser or browser add-on permits, unless our Cookies are required to prevent fraud or ensure the security of websites we control. However, declining our Cookies may interfere with your use of our website and BARABOLA Services.
We store and process your personal information on our computers in North America, Asia, Europe and elsewhere in the world where our facilities are located. We protect your information using physical, technical, and administrative security measures to reduce the risks of loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure and alteration. Some of the safeguards we use are firewalls and data encryption, physical access controls to our data centers, and information access authorization controls.
We may share your testimonials by publishing it on our website and provide third parties with information about you such as your name and your country.
We may share your personal information with: