Privacy Policy

Updated May 24, 2018

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to the www.blackfaves.com and Black Faves / Black Faves Market and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to Black Faves / Black Faves Market include www.blackfaves.com, Black Faves Market, and www.blackfaves.com is a travel & lifestyle community created to make it easy for people to discover recommended black-owned businesses. By using the Black Faves website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

GDPR COMPLIANCE

The EU’s General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) go into effect May 25, 2018 and we support these regulations for a safe and secure browsing experience across the Internet. The details below outline what we are doing to comply with the new regulations.

Collection of your Personal Information
Black Faves / Black Faves Market may collect personally identifiable information, such as your name, email address or zip code. If you purchase Black Faves’s products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction. Black Faves / Black Faves Market may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your age and gender. We may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Black Faves. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Black Faves / Black Faves Market website.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Black Faves’ public recommendations/reviews/comments, this information may be collected and used by others.

Black Faves / Black Faves Market encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from Black Faves / Black Faves Market so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Black Faves / Black Faves Market is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Black Faves / Black Faves Market website.

If data collection is not required for the functionality of our site, we do not collect it. At any time, you may request your information to be exported and sent to you for review, and we promptly honor any requests by you to have your information deleted and forgotten.

Use of your Personal Information
Black Faves / Black Faves Market collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.

Black Faves / Black Faves Market may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Black Faves / Black Faves Market and its affiliates. Black Faves / Black Faves Market may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

Black Faves / Black Faves Market does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

Black Faves / Black Faves Market may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is transferred to the third party. Black Faves / Black Faves Market may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Black Faves, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Black Faves / Black Faves Market may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within Black Faves, in order to determine what Black Faves / Black Faves Market services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Black Faves / Black Faves Market to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Black Faves / Black Faves Market will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Black Faves / Black Faves Market or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Black Faves Market; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Black Faves, or the public.

Use of Cookies
The Black Faves / Black Faves Market website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Black Faves / Black Faves Market pages, or register with Black Faves / Black Faves Market site or services, a cookie helps Black Faves / Black Faves Market to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Black Faves / Black Faves Market website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Black Faves / Black Faves Market features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Black Faves / Black Faves Market services or websites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information
Black Faves / Black Faves Market secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.
Children Under Thirteen
Black Faves / Black Faves Market does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.
Opt-Out & Unsubscribe
We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from Black Faves / Black Faves Market by contacting us here:
– Email: editor (at) blackfaves.com (dot) com

Changes to this Statement
Black Faves / Black Faves Market will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Black Faves / Black Faves Market encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Black Faves / Black Faves Market is protecting your information.

 

Contact Information
Black Faves / Black Faves Market welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Black Faves / Black Faves Market has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Black Faves / Black Faves Market at:


Email Address:
editor (at) blackfaves.com (dot) com

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