Privacy Policy

www.thesecrets.in and its subsidiaries (“the Company”) respects your privacy. This Privacy Policy provides succinctly the manner your data is collected and used by www.thesecrets.in. You are advised to please read the Privacy Policy carefully. By accessing the services provided by Rediff.com you agree to the collection and use of your data by www.thesecrets.in in the manner provided in this Privacy Policy.

If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, you should contact info@thesecrets.in or call on +91 231 2650951.

The Policy does not apply to the procedures and practices followed by entities that are not managed, owned or controlled by www.thesecrets.in or to the people that are not engaged, employed or managed by www.thesecrets.in.

INFORMATION IS, OR MAY BE, COLLECTED FROM YOU:

We will automatically receive and collect certain anonymous information in standard usage logs through our Web server, including computer-identification information obtained from “cookies,” sent to your browser from:

• web server cookie stored on your hard drive

• an IP address, assigned to the computer which you use

• the domain server through which you access our service

• the type of computer you’re using

• the type of web browser you’re using We may collect the following personally identifiable information about you:

• name including first and last name

• alternate email address

• mobile phone number and contact details

• ZIP/Postal code

• demographic profile (like your age, gender, occupation, education, address and durables owned);

• preferences and interests (such as news, sports, travel and so on).

We may also collect the following information:

• about the pages you visit/access;

• the links you click on our site;

• the number of times you access the page.

• You can terminate your account at any time.

However, your information may remain stored in archive on our servers even after the deletion or the termination of your account.

THE PROCEDURE OF COLLECTION OF INFORMATION:

We will collect anonymous traffic information from you when you visit our site. We collect the personally identifiable information from you when you register with us. During registration you are required to give us your contact information (such as name, email address, date of birth, gender, address, pin code, cell number, occupation and interests). Upon registration for subscriptions, users may receive communications from www.thesecrets.in (e.g. newsletters, updates). We use this information to contact you about the services you are using on our site and services in which you have expressed interest. You have the option to provide demographic information (such as occupation, education and gender) to us; we encourage you to submit this information so we can provide you a more personalized experience on our site. If you purchase a product or service from us, we request certain personally identifiable information from you on our order form. You must provide contact information (such as name, email, and shipping address) and financial information (such as credit card number, expiration date, CVV verification, Name on card, billing address etc.). We use this information for billing purposes and to fill your orders. If we have trouble processing an order, we will use this information to contact you. We will collect personally identifiable information about you only as part of a voluntary registration process, on-line survey, or contest or any combination thereof. Our advertisers may collect anonymous traffic information from their own assigned cookies to your browser. The Site contains links to other Web sites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of such Web sites which we do not own, manage or control.

THE PROCESS OF USING INFORMATION:

We use your email address to send you:

• Password reminder and registration confirmation

• Special offers

• News letters

• Changes in the service’s policy or terms of use

• Event based communications such as order information, renewal notices, invites, reminders etc.

Note: We send users newsletters and updates upon registration. We send newsletters and/or promotional emails on behalf of our alliance partners. We use your personal information to:

• help us provide personalized features

• tailor our sites to your interest

• to get in touch with you in the case of password retrieval and policy changes

• to provide the services requested by you

• to preserve social history as governed by existing law or policy Generally, we use anonymous traffic information to:

• remind us of who you are in order to deliver to you a better and more personalized service from both an advertising and an editorial perspective;

• recognize your access privileges to our Web sites

• track your entries in some of our promotions, sweepstakes and contests to indicate a player’s progress through the promotion and to track entries, submissions, and status in prize drawings

• make sure that you don’t see the same ad repeatedly

• help diagnose problems with our server

• administer our Web sites

• track your session so that we can understand better how people use our sites

SHARING OF YOUR INFORMATION:

We will not use your financial information for any purpose other than to complete a transaction with you. We do not share or rent your email addresses with third parties except our agents and alliance partners. We share email addresses email addresses with Agents and Alliance Partners. The Agents and Alliance Partners use the email address to confirm the deliveries, send notices and offer services related to the service.

We do not rent, sell or share your personal information and we will not disclose any of your personally identifiable information to third parties. We reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable and email address information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our Web site.

We share your information with advertisers on an aggregate basis only. The security of your personal information and email address is important to us. When do not store your any sensitive information (such as credit card number and/or social security number) on our registration or order forms. We partner with payment gateway company for processing the payment. You are requested to view and accept the terms and conditions, Privacy Policies etc of the said payment gateway company, before entering into any transaction. We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information and email address submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information and email address, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can send email us at info@thesecrets.in

YOU CONTROL COLLECTION, USE AND DISTRIBUTION OF YOUR INFORMATION

Supplying personally identifiable information is entirely voluntary. You are not required to register with us in order to use our site. However, we offer subscription services only to visitors who do register. If you no longer wish to receive our newsletter and promotional communications, you may opt-out of receiving them by following the instructions included in each newsletter or communication. We provide you the opportunity to ‘opt-out’ of having your email address used for certain purposes, when we ask for this information. For example, if you purchase a product/service but do not wish to receive any additional marketing material from us, you can indicate your preference, follow the instructions included in each newsletter or communication.

Upon request, we will remove/block your personally identifiable information from our database, thereby canceling your registration. See Contact information below. However, your information may remain stored in archive on our servers even after the deletion or the termination of your account. If your personally identifiable information or email address changes, or if you no longer desire our service, you may correct, update or deactivate it by making the change on our member information page or by emailing our Customer Support at info@thesecrets.in.

COOKIES

“Cookies” are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. The use of cookies is very common on the Internet and Company’s Website’s use of cookies is similar to that of other reputable online companies. The Website of the Company uses cookies to personalize your experience on the Website, and with respect to advertisements. As to the former, these types of cookies allow you to log in without having to type your log – in name each time (only your password is needed). The Company may also use such cookies to display an advertisement to you while you are on the Website. A cookie may also be placed by Company’s advertising server.

Such cookies are used only for purposes of tracking the effectiveness of advertising served by Company on its Website and no PII is gathered from you by the use of these cookies, nor is this information shared with any third party. Similarly, a cookie may be placed by Company’s Third Party Advertisers.

These entities may use aggregated statistics about your visits to this and other web sites in order to provide advertisements. The information they collect does not include your PII. The Company’s Website supports your right to block any unwanted internet activity, especially that of unscrupulous websites. However, blocking the Company’s Website’s cookies may disable certain features on the Website, and may make it impossible to use certain services available on the Website. Please note that it is possible to block cookie activity from certain websites while permitting cookies from sites you trust.

DATA SECURITY

The Company takes reasonable steps to maintain the security of the PII that it collects, including limiting the number of people who have physical access to its database servers, as well as installing electronic security systems that guard against unauthorized access.

The Company has a comprehensive document information security program and information security policies that contain managerial, technical, operational and physical security control measures that are commensurate with the information assets being protected. However, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be completely secure. Accordingly, Company cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information that you transmit to Company, so you do so at your own risk. The PII Company holds will be held within Company’s systems in accordance with Company’s internal security policy and the law.

POLICY UPDATES

We reserve the right to change or update this policy at any time by placing a prominent notice on our site. Such changes shall be effective immediately upon posting to this site. If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes to this privacy statement, the homepage, and other places we deem appropriate so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.

We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here, or by means of a notice on our homepage. If we decide to make changes in our email practices, we will post those changes to this privacy policy, the homepage, and other places we deem appropriate so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.

If we decide to change our email practices, we will post those changes to this privacy statement, the homepage, and other places we deem appropriate so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. You are can offer your views, suggestions, if any, by submitting the filled in feedback form online.

INDEMNIFICATION

User agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless the Company, its subsidiaries, and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against all claims and expenses, including Lawyers’ fees, arising out of the use of this Website and/or the Mini sites by User.