Effective 25th of May, 2018
Changes to this Policy
In general, you can browse skillskitchen.com without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. However, if you wish to become a member or use any of the services offered by the Web Site, you may be required to disclose certain information to us. You always have the option to not provide information by choosing not to become a member or use a particular service or feature. Skills Kitchen Integrated Services Limited is the sole owner of the information collected on skillskitchen.com.
Registration/Membership: In order to use services offered by Skillskitchen.com, you may be required to first create an account with us. During the account set-up process, you are required to give certain contact information, including but not limited to your name, email address, mobile number, gender, age, user ID, user name, credit card or other payment information. We use this information to contact you about membership and services on our site in which you have expressed interest.
We may also request certain personally identifiable information from you on our membership form. You must provide correct contact information (such as name, email, and mobile number) and a recent digital passport size photo which is a true representation of yourself. We use this information to evaluate and notify you of your membership status.
Surveys or Contests: From time-to-time we may provide you the opportunity to participate in contests or surveys on the Skillskitchen.com. If you participate, we will request certain personally identifiable information from you. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you therefore have a choice whether or not to disclose this information. The requested information typically includes contact information (such as name and email address), and demographic information. We use this information to notify contest winners and to award prizes. We may use a third party service provider to conduct these surveys or contests.
Log Files: As is the norm for most web sites, we gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. This information includes Internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and clickstream data. We use this information, which does not identify individual users, to analyze trends, to administer the site, to track users’ movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We do not link this automatically collected data to personally identifiable information.
Use of Information:
Generally, we use your personal information to evaluate your membership status and to facilitate the services you request from us and collect the fees related to that service. We may use your personal information in the file we maintain about you, and other information we obtain from your current and past activities on the Web Site to: inform you about events, competitions, forums and any other related activities and enforce our Terms and Conditions of Use. We may compare and review your personal information for errors, omissions and for accuracy.
Communications from Us.
- Newsletters: If you wish to subscribe to our newsletters, we will use your name and email address to send the newsletter to you. Out of respect for your privacy, you have the option to unsubscribe from receiving some or all of the newsletters. Please see the “Choice and Opt-out” section.
- Service-related Announcements: We will send you strictly service-related announcements on rare occasions when it is necessary to do so. For instance, if our service is temporarily suspended for maintenance, we might send you an email. Generally, you may not opt-out of these communications, which are not promotional in nature. If you do not wish to receive them, you have the option to deactivate your account.
- Customer Service: Based upon the personally identifiable information you provide us, we will send you a welcoming email to verify your username and password. We will also communicate with you in response to your inquiries, to provide the services you request, and to manage your account.
Profile: we store information that we collect through your stated preferences, cookies, log files to create a “profile” of your preferences. We tie your personally identifiable information, and your activity history, to information in the profile, in order to improve the content of the site for you. We do not share your profile with other third parties, other than in aggregate, de-identified form.
Disclosure of Information
As a matter of policy, we do not sell or rent any of your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without first providing you with an opportunity to opt-out. However, we reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our Web Site.
No one under 16 years of age is authorized to use the Service, and we do not intentionally collect information from anyone under the age of 16. If you have reason to believe that a child under the age of 13 has provided Personal Data to Company through the Services, please contact us, and we will endeavor to delete that information from our databases.
Protecting Your Child’s Privacy
We do not knowingly collect personal information from a child. If you are a parent or guardian and believe your child is using our Website, please contact us. We may ask for proof of identification before we remove any information to prevent malicious removal of account information. If we discover on our own that a child is accessing our Website, we will delete the information as soon as we discover it, we will not use the information for any purpose, and we will not disclose the information to third parties. You acknowledge that we do not verify the age of our users nor do we have any liability to do so. If you are a child, please seek the permission of a parent or guardian before accessing our Website
Choice / Opt-Out.
We provide you the opportunity to ‘opt-out’ of having your personally identifiable information used for certain purposes, when we ask for this information. For example, if you no longer wish to receive our newsletters, you may opt-out of receiving them by following the instructions included in each newsletter or communication or by emailing us at (email address). You may also update your preferences at any time by accessing our member information area. You will be notified before your personal information is collected by any third party that is not our agent/service provider, so you can make an informed choice as to whether or not to share your information with that party.
Access to Personal Information
If your personally identifiable information changes, or if you no longer desire some or all of our services, you may correct, update, delete or deactivate it by making the change on our account information pages or by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Service may contain links to third party websites that collect and use information in accordance with their own privacy policies, which you should read. We have no control over, and are not responsible for, the privacy practices or content of these third parties.
Use of Credit Cards
You may have to provide a credit card to buy products and services from our Website. We use third-party billing services and HAVE NO CONTROL over these services. We use our commercially reasonable efforts to make sure that your credit card number is kept STRICTLY CONFIDENTIAL by using only third-party billing services that use industry-standard encryption technology to protect your credit card number from unauthorized use. However, you understand and agree that we are in no way responsible for any misuse of your credit card number
The security of your personal information is important to us. When you enter sensitive information on our registration forms, we encrypt that information using Secure Socket Layer Technology (SSL). We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction, both during transmission and once we receive it.