The information provided in this privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”) is intended to explain what data we collect and how we use it. If you have any comments you would like to make on this policy, please don’t hesitate to contact as at linkz@linkz-im.com.

If you have downloaded the Linkz app and use it to link from one of our codes to a website, it is inevitable that some data will be captured by our systems. In the event that this happens, we shall capture, store and use such data only so far as is described in this Privacy Policy. By downloading, installing, running and accessing Linkz’s mobile application and corresponding online service and related content (collectively “Services”), you are consenting to us collecting, transferring, manipulating, storing, disclosing and other uses of your data as described in this Privacy Policy, irrespective of the country in which you reside or use our services. We reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time and new versions will be made available on our website. Should there be a conflict between different versions of the Privacy Policy then the most recent should be applied.

1. DATA COLLECTION AND USE

1.1. This Privacy Policy sets forth the terms under which we shall collect, store and use your personal data when you use our Services. For some of our Services, we may ask you to set up a User Account, in which case please read section 2 of this Privacy Policy.

1.2. When you download the Linkz application or use our Services, we may collect and store some or all of the following:

• Device information and sign-on data (including device the ID)
• Your name
• Your email address
• Location data
• Your preferred language and currency
• Information about how you interact with the Linkz application, the Service and any sites and content, including third-party content, we may make available through the Service.

1.3. We may use all or any portion of the data collected to:

• Identify and deliver content to your mobile device
• Provide you with applicable, periodic software updates
• Personalize your Linkz experience
• Enable you to share your information and communicate with other users
• Operate and improve Linkz, including, without limitation, the mobile application(s), content delivery systems, servers, sites, services and tools.

1.4. We commit to not selling or providing your personal data to third parties without your consent.

1.5. Data gathered from European users of the Services may be transferred to countries within and outside of the European Economic Area (“EEA”). Your personal data may be transferred to hosting parties or to other service providers in countries, including the United States where there is a different level of data protection. Before transferring your personal data outside of the EEA in this way, we will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your privacy rights remain protected.

1.6. Linkz may be required by law to disclose your personal data to legal, law enforcement and / or government organisations.

2. USER ACCOUNT

2.1. By creating a User Account, you are agreeing to others, including Linkz, to identify you. In order to open an account, you must provide us at least with the following information: username, password and email address and any specific information, such as a virtual profile if you create one. Apart from this, we may collect data from you regarding the following categories: additional contact information, device, payment, marketing, sales and user generated information profiles, inventory and storage information. We will use and store such data only to enable you to activate and use the Services.

2.2. Once you have opened a User Account, you may exchange, provide, and upload additional information in the profile section, which will also be visible to others. Additional personal data will be added to your account when you use the Services. By doing so, you consent to the further dissemination, usage, removal and storage of profile section information.

3. DATA SECURITY

3.1 The information we collect may be stored locally on your device and may be transmitted to our servers in the United States and/or European Union. We have implemented appropriate technical and organizational security measures pertaining to the storage and provision of personal data, in order to prevent access to your personal data by any unauthorized persons. However, the transmission of data over wireless and wired networks is not completely secure and, therefore, we do not guarantee and you should not expect that your personal information or private communications will always remain private.

4. SOCIAL NETWORKING

4.1 Linkz may include or utilize social networking, “share functionality” or may contain links to third party sites that are not owned or controlled by us. We have no control over and assume no responsibility for any share functionality or the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party site. You are subject to the policies of those third parties where applicable. By using Linkz, you expressly relieve us from any and all liability arising from your use of any share functionality or third-party site accessed from the Linkz application.

5. COOKIES

5.1 Our Services support cookies, which are small data files that are stored in your device and are automatically accepted by most web browsers. We rely on and honour the settings provided by the device and set by you. We use cookies to assess the performance of the Services provided to you. You can configure your browser in such a way that it will warn you each time a cookie is installed or each time it refuses to install one. Should you refuse the installation of cookies, we cannot ensure the effective provision of the Service. Third parties may also use cookies. You understand that by using the Services, you may be subject to third party cookies which may be subject to different privacy policies over which we have no control.

6. YOUR RIGHTS
6.1 You can request to access your personal data and you can verify/correct its accuracy. You can also request the removal of your personal data. Upon verification of your identity, we will endeavour to rectify or erase your personal data if it is incorrect or if you no longer wish to use the Services.

6.2 You can access and change user settings or delete your User Account from the options/settings menu on your mobile device. Methods of uninstalling the Linkz application vary depending on your mobile device. Please use the application manager provided with your device or consult your device manual.