PRIVACY POLICY-

 

PLEASE READ THIS PRIVACY STATEMENT CAREFULLY. BY ACCESSING OR USING OUR WEBSITE, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTAND, AND AGREE TO BE BOUND TO ALL THE TERMS OF THIS PRIVACY STATEMENT AND OUR WEBSITE TERMS OF USE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS, EXIT THIS PAGE AND DO NOT ACCESS OR USE THE WEBSITE.

DezineDesk – this website, DezineDesk.com – is a property of AHOY DIGITAL PRIVATE LIMITED, an Indian Company registered under the Companies Act, 2013 having its registered office at S NO: 239/PLOT NO. 9810, 12, TAPATI, MHASRUL, NASHIK, MAHARASHTA, INDIA 422004 having Corporate Identification Number (CIN) is U29253MH2016PTC271576. This Privacy Policy is to let you know what information we collect when you visit this site (the “website”, “this site”) and/or other services offered via our website (collectively, the “services”), why we collect it, and how it is used. The terms of use for this website is https://dezinedesk.com/terms-and-conditions/

DezineDesk (the “website”, “this site”) is committed to protecting the privacy of its users. This Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy”) is designed to help you understand what information we gather, how we use it, what we do to protect it, and to assist you in making informed decisions when using our Service. If you have any questions about our privacy statement, please email us.

For purposes of this Agreement, “Service” refers to the Company’s service which can be accessed via our website at DezineDesk.com. The terms “we,” “us,” and “our” refer to the Company. “You” refers to you, as a user of Service.

I. CONSENT –

By accessing our Service, you accept our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use, and you consent to our collection, storage, use and disclosure of your personal information as described in this Privacy Policy. In addition, by using our Service, or services across partnered and unaffiliated sites, you are accepting the policies and practices described in this Privacy Policy. Each time you visit our website, or use the Service, and any time you voluntarily provide us with information, you agree that you are consenting to our collection, use and disclosure of the information that you provide, and you are consenting to receive emails or otherwise be contacted, as described in this Privacy Policy. Whether or not you register or create any kind of account with us, this Privacy Policy applies to all users of the website and the Service.

II. INFORMATION WE COLLECT –

We may collect both “Non-Personal Information” and “Personal Information” about you. “Non-Personal Information” includes information that cannot be used to personally identify you, such as anonymous usage data, general demographic information we may collect, referring/exit pages and URLs, platform types, preferences you submit and preferences that are generated based on the data you submit and number of clicks. “Personal Information” includes information that can be used to personally identify you, such as your name, address and email address.

In addition, we may also track information provided to us by your browser or by our mobile application when you view or use the Service, such as the website you came from (known as the “referring URL”), the type of browser you use, the device from which you connected to the Service, the time and date of access, and other information that does not personally identify you.  We use this information for, among other things, the operation of the Service, to maintain the quality of the Service, to provide general statistics regarding use of the Service and for other business purposes. We track this information using cookies, or small text files which include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to a user’s browser from our servers and are stored on the user’s computer hard drive. Sending a cookie to a user’s browser enables us to collect Non-Personal Information about that user and keep a record of the user’s preferences when utilizing our services, both on an individual and aggregate basis.  The Company may use both persistent and session cookies; persistent cookies remain on your computer after you close your session and until you delete them, while session cookies expire when you close your browser. Persistent cookies can be removed by following your Internet browser help file directions. If you choose to disable cookies, some areas of the Service may not work properly.

III. HOW WE USE AND SHARE INFORMATION –

  1. Personal Information:

    In general, we do not sell, trade, rent or otherwise share your Personal Information with third parties without your consent. We may share your Personal Information with vendors and other third-party providers who are performing services for the Company. In general, the vendors and third-party providers used by us will only collect, use and disclose your information to the extent necessary to allow them to perform the services they provide for the Company.  For example, when you provide us with personal information to complete a transaction, verify your credit card, place an order, arrange for a delivery, or return a purchase, you consent to our collecting and using such personal information for that specific purpose, including by transmitting such information to our vendors (and their service providers) performing these services for the Company.

    However, certain third-party service providers, such as payment processors, have their own privacy policies in respect of the information that we are required to provide to them in order to use their services.  For these third-party service providers, we recommend that you read their privacy policies so that you can understand the manner in which your Personal Information will be handled by such providers.

    In addition, we may disclose your Personal Information if required to do so by law or if you violate our Terms of Use.

  2. Non-Personal Information:

    In general, we use Non-Personal Information to help us improve the Service and customize the user experience. We also aggregate Non-Personal Information in order to track trends and analyze use patterns of the Service. This Privacy Policy does not limit in any way our use or disclosure of Non-Personal Information and we reserve the right to use and disclose such Non-Personal Information to our partners, advertisers and other third parties at our sole discretion.

IV. HOW WE PROTECT INFORMATION –

We implement reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices in order to protect your Personal Information and ensure that such Personal Information is not accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed.  However, these measures do not guarantee that your information will not be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed by breach of such precautions. By using our Service, you acknowledge that you understand and agree to assume these risks.

V. YOUR RIGHTS REGARDING THE USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION –

You have the right at any time to prevent us from contacting you for marketing purposes. When we send a promotional communication to a user via Gumroad, the user can opt out of further promotional communications by following the unsubscribe instructions provided in each promotional e-mail.   Please note that notwithstanding the promotional preferences you indicate by either unsubscribing or opting out in the Settings section of the Site, we may continue to send you administrative emails including, for example, periodic updates to our Privacy Policy.

  1. Gumroad-

    Our Service is hosted by Gumroad, Inc. (“Gumroad”).  Gumroad provides us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to provide the Service to you.  Your information, including Personal Information, may be stored through Gumroad’s servers.  By using the Service, you consent to Gumroad’s collection, disclosure, storage, and use of your Personal Information in accordance with Gumroad’s privacy policy available at https://gumroad.com/privacy.

  2. Purchases and Downloads –

    We use Gumroad to process purchases, downloads, and transactions, including taking payment for the products sold through this site. All transactions are processed through Gumroad, and no payment details are stored by us. All of your payment information is tokenized and encrypted in a PCI compliant ecosystem through Gumroad, and you can learn more what that means here. We also use Gumroad to send emails, including your receipts and invoices, and updates on your product. Gumroad stores our customer lists, and our records of who has downloaded or purchased which products. Any information Gumroad collects when you visit our site is not available to us, and you can contact Gumroad to view or delete any information that they have. You can contact us to request details of the information that we have available to us about you on Gumroad, which is limited to the information you provided at download or purchase. You are not required to create an account to purchase, we required to store records of your transaction to be able to offer you ongoing downloads of the products you purchase.

  3. Website accounts –

    We use this site to deliver our content (“Digital Goods”) and require creation of a user account to view the URL of downloadable content which are embedded on pages that are available only to logged-in users. We store limited information, including your name, user name, email address, and password that you submit upon creation of an account. Your passwords are encrypted and cannot be accessed by us. Cookies are used to track if you are currently logged in so that you do not have to log in every time you view a new page. Your account is required to view and download the content, but you may delete your account at any time simply by contacting us and requesting account deletion.

  4. Mailing list and sending newsletters

    We use Mailchimp or Zoho Mail to collect email addresses through the signup forms on this site, and if you submit your email address on this site, it will be added to my list to send you emails from time to time. We also use Mailchimp or Zoho Mail to deliver transactional welcome emails after purchases. We do not sell or share your email addresses or any personal information about you. You may unsubscribe from Mailchimp -or- Zoho or edit your profile link in any email, or contact us anytime.

  5. Cookies –

    We use cookies to collect limited information about how many times you access this site, the site that you referred you this site, what page you initially landed on, and any UTM codes (source, medium, campaign, term, and content) if they were used in the link you followed to land on this site. This information is only stored when you sign up for our content after you consent to sign up and stored in Mailchimp or Zoho Mail. This information is used so I can understand more about why people sign up for the newsletter, and you can review and/or delete this information anytime by contacting us and requesting to review or delete that information.

  6. Analytic -.

    We use Google Analytics through Google Tag Manager to understand the usage of this website. This data is anonymized, and we cannot access or use this information in any personally-identifiable way.

VII. LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES –

As part of the Service, we may provide links to or compatibility with other websites or applications. However, we are not responsible for the privacy practices employed by those websites or the information or content they contain. This Privacy Policy applies solely to information collected by us through the Service. Therefore, this Privacy Policy does not apply to your use of a third-party website accessed by selecting a link via our Service. To the extent that you access or use the Service through or on another website or application, then the privacy policy of that other website or application will apply to your access or use of that site or application. We encourage our users to read the privacy statements of other websites before proceeding to use them.

VIII. AGE OF CONSENT –

By using the Service, you represent that you are at least 18 years of age.

IX. CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY –

The Company reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use at any time. If we decide to change this Privacy Policy, we will post these changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it. The revised Privacy Statement is effective immediately when posted on the Website. It is the responsibility of each User to review the Website and the Privacy Statement periodically to learn of any revisions to this Privacy Statement. Your continued use of the Website after the effectiveness of such revisions will constitute your acknowledgment and acceptance of the terms of the revised Privacy Statement.

X. MERGER OR ACQUISITION –

In the event we (or Gumroad) undergo a business transaction such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a portion of our assets, your Personal Information may be among the assets transferred. You acknowledge and consent that such transfers may occur and are permitted by this Privacy Policy, and that any acquirer of our (or Gumroad’s) assets may continue to process your Personal Information as set forth in this Privacy Policy. If our information practices change at any time in the future, we will post the policy changes here so that you may opt out of the new information practices. We suggest that you check this Privacy Policy periodically if you are concerned about how your information is used.

XI. EMAIL COMMUNICATIONS & OPTING OUT –

We will send you Service-related announcements on occasions when it is necessary to do so. For instance, if our Service is temporarily suspended for maintenance, or a new enhancement is released, which will affect the way you use our Service, we might send you an email.  Generally, you may not opt-out of these communications, which are not promotional in nature.  Based upon the Personal Information that you provide us, we may communicate with you in response to your inquiries to provide the services you request and to manage your account. We will communicate with you by email or telephone, in accordance with your wishes.  We may also use your Personal Information to send you updates and other promotional communications. If you no longer wish to receive those email updates, you may opt-out of receiving them by following the instructions included in each update or communication.

XII. CONTACT US & WITHDRAWING CONSENT –

If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy or the practices of this Site or wish to withdraw your consent for the continued collection, use or disclosure of your Personal Information, please contact us by sending an email us at contact@dezinedesk.com

Last Updated: This Privacy Policy was last updated on Sat Feb 23 2019.

XIII. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR EUROPEAN UNION USERS –

  1. Personal Information –

    References to “personal information” in this Privacy Policy are equivalent to “personal data” governed by European data protection legislation.

  2. Controller–

    For purposes of European data protection legislation, for us Gumroad, Inc. is the controller of personal information and we are the data controller of personal information that we collect for our own business purposes. See the Contact Us section above for contact details.
    Gumroad acts as a processor to us through the Services, as described throughout this Privacy Policy. When Gumroad act as a processor to a us, we are data controller of your personal information processed in connection with the sale or delivery of goods to you.

  3. Legal Bases For Processing –

    We use your personal information only as permitted by law. We are required to inform you of the legal bases of our processing of your personal information, which are described below. If you have questions about the legal basis of how Gumroad process your personal information, contact them at support@gumroad.com

    As Our Service is hosted by Gumroad, Inc. (“Gumroad”).  Gumroad provides us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to provide the Service to you.  Your information, including Personal Information, may be stored through Gumroad’s servers.  By using the Service, you consent to Gumroad’s collection, disclosure, storage, and use of your Personal Information in accordance with Gumroad’s privacy policy available at https://gumroad.com/privacy

  4. Use For New Purpose –

    When we act as a data controller, we may use your personal information for reasons not described in this Privacy Policy where permitted by law and the reason is compatible with the purpose for which we collected it. If we need to use your personal information for an unrelated purpose, we will notify you and explain the applicable legal basis.

  5. Retention–

    We will only retain your personal information for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes for which we collected it, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.
    To determine the appropriate retention period for personal information, we consider the amount, nature, and sensitivity of the personal information, the potential risk of harm from unauthorized use or disclosure of your personal information, the purposes for which we process your personal information and whether we can achieve those purposes through other means, and the applicable legal requirements.
    When we no longer require the personal information we have otherwise collected about you, we will dissociate such information from the information attached to your content. In some circumstances we may anonymize your personal information (so that it can no longer be associated with you), in which case we may use this information indefinitely without further notice to you.

  6. Your Rights –

    European data protection laws give European Union users certain rights regarding their personal information. If you are located within the European Union, you may ask us to take the following actions in relation to your personal information that we hold in the capacity of a data controller:

    • Opt-out. Stop sending you direct marketing communications. You may continue to receive service-related and other non-marketing emails.
    • Access. Provide you with information about our processing of your personal information and give you access to your personal information.
    • Correct. Update or correct inaccuracies in your personal information.
    • Delete. Delete your personal information.
    • Transfer. Transfer a machine-readable copy of your personal information to you or a third party of your choice.
    • Restrict. Restrict the processing of your personal information.
    • Object. Object to our reliance on our legitimate interests as the basis of our processing of your personal information.
      You can submit these requests by email to us at contact@dezinedesk.com and / or support@gumroad.com or our postal address provided on respective website.

DEZINEDESK GDPR COMMITMENT –

At DezineDesk our customers’ security, defensibility, and compliance is the utmost priority. We are taking all the required steps ahead of time to ensure that we are compliant and, in turn, our customers are GDPR-compliant as well.