Privacy Policy

We built Flingah to make it easy to allow people to get your business card details quickly & electronically. It is also great as a tool to be used in your marketing mix. We understand you may not want to share personal details; that is why we give you control of your information. Registration requires you to choose a username, email address and billing information. Your email address is never displayed to anyone on the site – it is there to ensure you are a real person and we can contact you should it be required (or you have opted in to our communications).

Should you want your details removed completely from the Flingah site there is a simple ‘cancel my account’ feature in your profile. Cancelling your account will completely remove your personal details from the Flingah database. By using or accessing Flingah you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

The Information We Collect

When you visit Flingah website you provide us with two types of information: personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected by us and web site use information collected by us as you interact with our Web Site.

When you register with Flingah website, you provide us with certain personal information, such as your email address and any other personal or preference information that you provide to us.

When you enter Flingah website we collect your browser type and IP address. This information is gathered for all Flingah visitors. In addition, we store certain information from your browser using “cookies.” A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s computer tied to information about the user. We use session ID cookies to confirm that users are logged in. These cookies terminate once the user closes the browser. As an option chosen by you when logging in we use a persistent cookie that stores your login to make it easier for you to login when you come back to Flingah. You can remove or block this cookie using the settings in your browser if you want to disable this convenience feature.

You post Content (as defined in the Flingah Terms of Service) on the Site at your own risk. Please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. We cannot control the actions of other Users with whom you may choose to share your pages and information. Therefore, we cannot and do not guarantee that Content you post on the Site will not be viewed by unauthorised persons. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Site. You understand and acknowledge that, even after removal, copies of Content may remain viewable in cached and archived pages or if other Users have copied or stored your Content.

Any improper collection or misuse of information provided on Flingah is a violation of the Flingah Terms of Service and should be reported to privacy at Flingah dot co dot nz.

If you choose to use our invitation service to tell a friend about our site, we will ask you for your friend’s email address. We will automatically send your friend a one-time email inviting her to visit the site. Flingah website stores this information to send this one-time email, to register a friend connection if your invitation is accepted, and to track the success of our referral program.

We may occasionally use your email address to send you notifications regarding new services offered by Flingah that we think you may find valuable.

Links To Other Web Sites

Flingah may contain links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other web sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This Privacy Policy applies solely to information collected by Flingah website.

Third Party Advertising

Advertisements that appear on Flingah can sometimes be delivered (or “served”) directly to users by third party advertisers. They automatically receive your IP address when this happens. These third party advertisers may also download cookies to your computer, or use other technologies such as JavaScript and “web beacons” (also known as “1×1 gifs”) to measure the effectiveness of their ads and to personalise advertising content. Doing this allows the advertising network to recognise your computer each time they send you an advertisement in order to measure the effectiveness of their ads and to personalise advertising content. In this way, they may compile information about where individuals using your computer or browser saw their advertisements and determine which advertisements are clicked. Flingah does not have access to or control the cookies that may be placed by the third party advertisers. Third party advertisers have no access to your contact information stored on Flingah unless you choose to share it with them.

This privacy policy covers the use of cookies by Flingah and does not cover the use of cookies or other tracking technologies by any of its advertisers.

Changing or Removing Information

Access and control over personal information on Flingah is readily available through the profile editing tools on the website, including Flingah.co.nz. Flingah users may modify or delete any of their profile information at any time by logging into their account. Information will be updated immediately. Individuals who wish to cancel their Flingah account may do at any time. Removed information may persist in backup copies for a reasonable period of time but will not be generally available to members of Flingah.

Your use of Flingah, and any disputes arising from it, is subject to this Privacy Policy as well as our Terms of Service and all of its dispute resolution provisions including arbitration, limitation on damages and choice of law. We reserve the right to change our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Service at any time. We encourage you to refer to this policy on an ongoing basis so that you understand our current privacy policy. Unless stated otherwise, our current privacy policy applies to all information that we have about you and your account.

If you have any questions about this privacy policy, please contact us at privacy at flingah dot co dot nz