Privacy Policy - Buddy

Your privacy is important to us. It is our policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect from you across our website, https://buddynetwork.org, and other sites or mobile applications we own and operate.

We only ask for personal information when we truly need it to provide a service to you. We collect it by fair and lawful means, with your knowledge and consent. We also let you know why we’re collecting it and how it will be used.
We only store the personal information that you provide yourself while using the site or the app. This information includes:
The data we store is only used for the main functionality of the site or for aggregating statistics of the site usage (e.g. total number of active users within an area). We only use cookies for basic site functionality such as login and navigation. We do not share any personal data with anyone unless required by law, except in aggregated form.
We only retain collected information for as long as necessary to provide you with your requested service. What data we store, we’ll protect within commercially acceptable means to prevent loss and theft, as well as unauthorised access, disclosure, copying, use or modification. If you choose to delete your account then all the personal information about you will be deleted.

Our website may link to external sites that are not operated by us. Please be aware that we have no control over the content and practices of these sites, and cannot accept responsibility or liability for their respective privacy policies.

You are free to refuse our request for your personal information, with the understanding that we may be unable to provide you with some of your desired services.

Your continued use of our website will be regarded as acceptance of our practices around privacy and personal information. If you have any questions about how we handle user data and personal information, feel free to contact us at admin@buddynetwork.org.

This policy is effective as of 1 September 2019.