Our website is operated from and hosted on Indian servers and if you access and use the site from a location outside of India, then any personal data you provide to us or that is otherwise collected may be transferred to and processed in India or any other jurisdiction in our sole discretion. Site users should be aware that the laws related to the use and protection of personal data in India or other countries to which we transfer or in which we process personal data may differ from those of your country of residence. Accordingly, the level of safeguards and legal protections provided in India from which you may access our website may not be as stringent as that under the India or the privacy laws of some other countries. Those who access or use the website from jurisdictions outside of India do so at their own choice and risk and are solely responsible for compliance with local law. While we take steps to safeguard your personal data, India does not ensure an adequate level of protection for personal data.
We collect the following information:
Information provided by you when signing up for and using a membership account. When you sign up and use a membership account, we receive and store your email address and hashed password. The quotation collection names created by you in your account are encrypted in our database and not publicly shown or shared with other users. Even the quotes that you select to save to those collections or mark as favourites are not publicly shown or shared. We receive and store your confirmation that you are over the age of 18 when you create your account. We also receive and store your requests for password resets and the date of those requests. Your requests to change email address associated with your account, and the history of these requests and our responses to you are also stored. We also collect and store failed account login requests.
Information relating to our email communications with you.
Email communication carried out with you is also stored by us, this is basically done to avoid sending email messages to any invalid email address. We collect and store email status data, including whether emails sent to you by us were successfully delivered or not when you sign up for an account or when you change the email address associated with your account, or when you email us about forgotten passwords. The information provided by you while sending us requests, suggestions, corrections, or questions through email. We receive and store those communications and the email addresses you used to send those emails to us, as well as our responses to you.
Information from third-party sources.
Information we received about you from our third-party service providers who help us to provide the Site. For example, one of our third-party service providers carry out country detection based on your IP address and sends us an http header with the country code corresponding to the country or jurisdiction detected.
Automatically collected information.
When you use our website, click on links within our emails to confirm your account or to change a password, or engage with us through a computer or mobile device, we and our third-party partners automatically receive, store, and analyse information about how you use and access the site.
Information Collected by Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies.
We collect information using various technologies, including cookies and pixel tags. Cookies are small data files stored on your hard drive or in device memory that help us improve our platform and your experience, and track usage of our platform. Examples of information that is automatically collected include the location of your device or computer; information about your computer, devices and Internet connection; the Internet Protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer or device to the internet; your browser type; your operating system; account log-in history; email history; Unique Device Identifier etc.
We may request access to information about your general device location based on your IP address when you access our website. We use this location data to determine which version of the website to show you, and to help identify and log potential malicious use of our website.
Legal Basis for Processing of the Information
Our legal basis for collecting, using and processing the information described above will depend on the type of information and the specific context in which we collect it. We process information about you to provide our services in accordance with our Terms of Service.
We also process information about you where it is in our legitimate interests to do so and not overridden by your rights like in cases for direct marketing, fraud prevention, network and information systems security, responding to your communications, the operation of networks of groups by the network administrators, and improving our platform.
At times you may provide us with sensitive information for the mere fact of creating or viewing content on a specific topic. You may indicate information about your health, religion, political views, or sexual identity. Creating and viewing content, or posting content or comments on the platform about these topics is entirely voluntarily and done with your consent.
Sometimes we may also have a legal obligation to collect information about you, or may otherwise need the information to protect your vital interests or those of another person. We may also process information to comply with a legal requirement or to perform a contract.
Through Our Platform
We share some of the information that we collect by displaying it on our Platform according to your user profile and account settings. Some information, such as user name, is always public. Some information, such as interests, is public by default, but can be hidden on our Platform. Some information, such as your contributions to other users’ content will always be visible publicly depending on the settings for that list.
With Our Service Providers
We may use service providers in connection with operating and improving the Platform to assist with certain functions, such as payment processing, email transmission, conducting surveys or contests, data hosting, managing our ads, and some aspects of our technical and customer support. We take measures to ensure that these service providers access, process, and store information about you only for the purposes we authorize, subject to confidentiality obligations.
Following the Law And Protecting Quotes Lluvia.com
We may access, preserve, and disclose information about you to third parties, including the content of messages, if we believe disclosure is in accordance with, or required by, applicable law, regulation, legal process, or audits. We may also disclose information about you if we believe that your actions are inconsistent with our Terms of Service or related guidelines and policies, or if necessary, to protect the rights, property, or safety of, or prevent fraud.
Social Sharing And Other Tools
The platform may offer social sharing features and other integrated tools which let you share actions that you take on our Platform with third-party services, and vice versa. Such features let you share information with your friends or the public, depending on the settings you have chosen with the service. The third-party services' use of the information will be governed by the third-parties’ privacy policies, and we do not control the third-parties’ use of the shared data. For more information about the purpose and scope of data collection and processing in connection with social sharing features, please review the privacy policies of the services that provide these features.
If Quotes Lluvia.com is involved in a merger, acquisition, financing, reorganization, bankruptcy, or sale of our assets, information about you may be shared, sold, or transferred as part of that transaction. We may also share information about you with current or future corporate parents, subsidiaries, or affiliates.
We may de-identify or aggregate information about you and share it freely, so that you can no longer be identified. We may also share information about you with your consent or at your direction or where we are legally entitled to do so.
Analytics and Advertising Services Provided by Others
Transfer Of Information To Other Countries
We employ technical and organizational measures designed to appropriately protect your information that is under our control and that we process on your behalf from unauthorized access collection, use, disclosure, copying, modification or disposal, both during transmission and once we receive it. We store all information that you provide to us on secure servers. We train employees regarding our data privacy policies and procedures, and permit authorized employees to access information on a necessary basis, as required for their role. We use firewalls designed to protect against intruders and test for network vulnerabilities. However, no method of transmission over the internet or method of electronic storage is completely secure.
Revisions To This Policy
You may update or correct your account information by editing your account settings or by sending a request. You may deactivate your account by editing your account settings or by sending an email to us.
When you first access the Platform, we will collect information about your location, which we use to make better recommendations for content relevant to where you live or create local lists that look for places around you to add to lists. If you do not want us to collect information about your location, then you can prevent this:
Note that our Platform or its features may no longer function properly if you do.
Your mobile device settings may also give you the option to choose whether to allow us to view your location on a continuous basis, when only using the app, or never. Allowing us to view your location when you are not using the app allows us to provide you with recommendations on a regular basis. Please refer to your device’s guide for additional information on how to adjust location services.
You can control messages that you receive from us by selecting the unsubscribe link in the message that you receive, or by adjusting the communication preferences in your account settings. We will also send you a link to these settings when you first sign up and in subsequent messages. You can opt-out of different types of transactional emails, newsletters, promotional emails or even choose to unsubscribe from all our emails.
Rights that you may have, depending on the country in which you live, include: