Privacy Policy

 

Last updated September 16th, 2019


By using our website, you accept the terms of this Privacy Policy.


This privacy policy applies to information that we may collect from you when you access or use our website, applications and other online services (collectively, our “Services”).  It will notify you of:

 

  1. What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the Services, how it is used, and with whom it may be shared.

  2. What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.

  3. What security practices are in place to protect the misuse of your information.

  4. How you can correct any inaccuracies in your information.


These policies do not extend to external sites linked to BusyVeg.com or its Services.  Please check with these non-BusyVeg companies and sites for their privacy policies.


Information Collection, Use and Sharing


We collect and store information that you voluntarily give us via email, website submission, creation of an account, third party sign-in services or other direct contact from you.  Information about your internet connection, the equipment you use to access our Services, and Service usage details may be automatically collected as you navigate through our Services (such as usage details, IP addresses and information collected through cookies).  


If you create an account/register with our website, we may collect your name, postal address, phone number and email address.  BusyVeg does not rent, sell or trade your email address, name, phone number or postal addresses to other organizations or commercial companies.


If you purchase a listing or advertisement with us, we will ask for your name, address, email and credit card information to process your payment.  We share this information with a payment processor (PayPal) in order to complete your transaction.  


We will use your information to provide support and respond to you regarding the reason you contacted us.  We will not share your information with a third party outside of BusyVeg, other than as necessary to fulfill your request.


We also use the information you provide to improve the functionality and quality of our Services, and to personalize your user experience.  Additionally, we use this information to display relevant advertising and comply with legal obligations.


BusyVeg utilizes statistical analyses of aggregate use characteristics and behavior so as to measure interest in and use of various areas on our Services and to use such information to improve our services to you.


Unless you specifically ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to inform you about specials, site updates and additions, events, contests, surveys, new products/services, or changes to our policies.


You may provide public posts, such as ratings, reviews, photos, comments, likes, etc. to be published or displayed on publicly accessible portions of our website, applications and other services, or transmitted to other users.  Your posts are displayed and transmitted to others at your own risk. We may display your public posts on our Services, share it with businesses, and further distribute it to a wider audience through third party sites and services (such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Youtube etc) and other places for the purpose of promoting BusyVeg and our content.  Please use caution about revealing any sensitive details about yourself in public postings.


Your Access to and Control Over Information


You may opt out of any future contacts from us, see what data we have about you (if any), change/correct any data we have about you, have us delete any data we have about you, or communicate any concerns you have about our use of your data by contacting us via postmaster@busyveg.com.  You may edit your personal data in your account by signing in and accessing your profile.  You may also delete your account from the page or request that we delete the account by emailing us at postmaster@busyveg.com  - please note we will respond to such a request within 30 days.  When we delete member account information, it will be deleted from our active database, but may remain in our archives.  


Security


We take measures to protect your information both online and offline.  The computers and servers in which we store information are kept in a secure environment.  Whenever we collect sensitive information, that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way, which can be verified by looking for a closed lock icon at the bottom of your web browser or looking for “https” at the beginning of the web page address.  However, no mode of transmission over the internet or via mobile device, or electronic storage is 100% secure. Thus, we cannot guarantee absolute security of your information. We are not liable or responsible for disclosure of your information resulting from transmission errors, unauthorized third-party access, or other causes beyond our control.  It is your responsibility to not share your user name, password, or other security information for your account with anyone. 


Cookies


We use cookies on our website.  A cookie is a small piece of data stored on a site visitor’s hard drive.  Cookies allow us to recognize you when you visit our site, remember your preferences, and give you a more personalized experience based on previous filters you’ve set.  For example, when we use a cookie to identify you, it allows you to not have to login at each visit to our site. Cookies also allows us to track and target user interests better, so as to enhance the user experience on our site.  Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site. Some of our business partners/third party companies may use cookies on our site (such as advertisers), but we have no access to or control over these cookies.  Third party integrations on our site use cookies; this is subject to change at any time. By using this website or our Services, you are agreeing to the use of Cookies and similar technologies.  


You may disable all Cookies through your browser or device settings, however this may compromise the functionality of the website.  


Social Sharing 


BusyVeg and its Services may offer social sharing features and other integrated tools, which allow you to share actions you take on our Services with other media, and vice versa.  Please refer to the privacy policies of these other entities.


Links, Analytics and Advertising


BusyVeg contains advertisements and content linking to third party sites.   We are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites.  We do not endorse the content of such linked third party websites, nor do we make any representations regarding their content or accuracy.  When visitors to BusyVeg leave our site, they should do so at their own risk, and be aware and are encouraged to read the privacy policy of any other site.


We may use third party web analytics on our Services, such as Google Analytics, who utilize special technology to automatically collect information.  This information will be disclosed to or collected directly by these service providers, who use the information to analyze our visitors’ use of the Services.  


Affiliates

 

BusyVeg utilizes affiliate links, and does earn a commission from certain links, which does not affect your purchases or the price you may pay.


Changes to this Privacy Policy


We may, from time to time, amend this Privacy Policy.  Please check this page periodically for any such changes.  Use of any information we collect is subject to the Privacy Policy in effect at the time such information is used.  Your continued use of the Services following any changes in this Privacy Policy will constitute your consent and acceptance of those changes.


Questions


If you have any questions about our Privacy Policy, feel free to contact us at postmaster@busyveg.com