The information we collect about you may be broadly described in two categories as follows:
Personal Information: Your name, address, phone number, email address, user name, password, billing and credit card information, order history, feedback, IP address and location, digital device name, type and configuration, details relating to your download of Publications via the Service (including details relating to the time of the download, any interruptions, and the success or failure of the downloads), the URL from which you accessed the Website, demographic information, and other such 'Personal Information'.
We also receive more general information from you as a result of your visits to, and use of, the Website. This general information does not identify you personally, and can include information such as your IP address, the length of time you spend on the Website, your browsing history, and other such 'General Information'.
Treatment of Personal Information
Affordables collects your Personal Information to enable us, amongst other things, to provide the Website and our Services to you. We take all steps reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorised access, use, alteration, disclosure or destruction of Personal Information. If Affordables is sold to a third party, or Affordables otherwise becomes subject to a merger, consolidation or acquisition, it would become necessary for us to transfer your Personal Information to a third party, and in such case Affordables would require that the third party handles your Personal Information with no less care than taken by us.
The email address you provide for order processing will only be used to send you information and updates related to your order. It may also be used to respond to your enquiries and requests. If you decide to opt-in to our mailing list, you'll receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. You can unsubscribe from our email list at any time by following the instructions included at the bottom of each email, or by contacting us via our Website.
Other than as may be required in order to operate the Website, or as otherwise described in the Website Terms and Conditions or these Terms, we disclose your Personal Information to third parties only as reasonably required to protect the rights and safety of ourselves and Website users or as required by law enforcement authorities. Affordables' operational purposes include, without limitation:
Affordables' use of other companies and/or individuals to perform functions on its behalf (e.g. processing credit card payments, providing customer service, data hosting services), and in such circumstances these companies or individuals will be provided access to only such Personal Information required to fulfill their functions (and only on the agreement that they not use your Personal Information for any other purposes); and
Purposes intended to deliver publications to you, verify your account information, verify access to publications, determine whether you meet the minimum system requirements for use of the Service, provide you tailored content and instructions, targeted promotions, provide customer support, and seek your input regarding Affordables and the Website.
To keep your Personal Information safe, we ensure that sensitive and private data exchanges between you and Affordables.ae happen over a Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)-secured communication channel, and are encrypted and protected with digital signatures. SSL-secured communication channels are specially designed to protect personal and sensitive information (payment details), which is sent over the internet.
Apart from aforesaid, we may use third party service providers to help us operate our business, the Site, or administer activities on our behalf, such as sending out newsletters or surveys. We will only share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes if you've given us your permission to do so.
You may review or update the Personal Information that Affordables holds in respect of your account by contacting Affordables at support@Affordables.ae
Treatment of General Information
Affordables also collects your General Information to allow us, amongst other things, to better understand our users and improve the layout and functionality of the Website. Affordables may use and disclose anonymous information, including aggregate anonymous information derived from your Personal Information, to inform publishers, partners, trusted affiliates, advertisers, and other interested parties as to the usage habits or characteristics of Affordables' customer base, and to serve any other business purposes.
Any information that we collect and store that is personally identifiable is protected using appropriate means, and although Affordables does so, it will not be held responsible for any unauthorised access by third parties.
The Website may contain links to other websites. Please be aware that Affordables is not responsible for the privacy practices of websites not operated by Affordables, and cannot guarantee the security of any of your Personal Information collected there. Affordables encourages you to read the privacy statements of each and every third party website that collects your Personal Information.
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