Cookies Policy

Registration and information collected:

We collect personal information from you through the use of enquiry and registration forms and each time you e-mail us your details. We also collect information automatically about your visit to our site. This information, which includes demographic data and browsing patterns, is collected via the use of cookies (see below) and session file information

In some circumstances, Toluna may ask you to inform us of your sensitive personal information and if required by law, we will ask you for your consent to the processing of such sensitive personal information. Examples of sensitive personal information are; your racial or ethnic origin; your political opinions; you physical or mental health or condition; and your sexual life. This information will only be shared with third parties if necessary for specific research studies and only if you have provided your prior consent to the participation in such studies. We may provide sensitive personal information about you if required by a court order to do. .

Use of personal information:

We use personal information collected via Payzox to:
provide you with information about taking part in Marketing Research
provide you with a more personalised service
conduct market research
pass on to selected companies only when we have your express permission
facilitate communication between yourself and selected partners

The information you provide to us is processed for the purpose of building and operating a worldwide proprietary database of panelists, in order to conduct marketing and market research studies. If you are a member of the Payzox panel, your information is stored in our proprietary database so we may call upon it to determine which people match up with specific research studies. Our proprietary database is hosted with and managed by Payzox India and your data may be accessed and used by other Payzox Group companies worldwide to conduct studies. If we think your profile makes you a potential candidate for a study, we will Email you an invitation to make you aware of this opportunity.

Sharing of collected information with third parties:

Except in the cases outlined hereunder or where members have granted permission via an opt-in process, Payzox does not sell, rent, share, trade or give away any of your personal information to third parties. Payzox does share (i) personal information and (ii) non-personally-identifiable information with third parties for the purpose of delivering targeted advertising, surveys, products and services to members. These third parties are authorized to use your personal information only as necessary to provide these services to us. Payzox reserves the right to share personal and non-personal information with (i) a parent or subsidiary, (ii) an acquirer of assets, or (iii) a successor by merger. If Payzox is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on our Web site of any change in ownership or uses of your personal information, as well as any choices you may have regarding your personal information.


Legal Disclosure:

In certain situations,Payzox may be required to disclose personal data in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements. We reserve the right to disclose your personal information as required by law, such as to comply with a subpoena, judicial proceedings, or similar legal process and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud or respond to a government request.

Community Features and User Content:

The Prodege Sites and Features may provide you the opportunity to participate in and post text (including questions, comments, and suggestions), images, audio, videos, or other content (collectively, User Content) publicly through our blogs, chat rooms, forums, interactive features, third-party social networking services or other communication functionality (Community Features). Please note that certain information, such as your username and profile picture, may be publicly displayed on the Prodege Sites and Features along with your User Content. Your User Content may also contain metadata, which may contain information about or relating to you, that we may also collect, share and use. Note that anything you post through Community Features is public others will have access to that User Content and may use it or share it with third parties. If you choose to voluntarily disclose Personal Information in the User Content, that information will be considered public information and the protections of this Privacy Policy will no longer apply to that information. In addition, by posting through our Community Features, you are agreeing that we may use your User Content and excerpts from your User Content in connection with our advertising, marketing, and promotional activities.


security:

We take stringent measures to ensure every aspect of your information is kept secure. Access to all personal information is restricted and limited to few key personnel. Our website security is reviewed periodically and can only be accessed via our password policy. We will never ask you for financial information such your credit card details or other highly sensitive information. We use SSL encryption when collecting or transmitting such sensitive information.


Third parties

The Prodege Sites and Features contain links to other websites that we do not own. In addition, because aspects of the Prodege Sites and Features include third-party offers for goods, services and the like, third parties may collect your information based on your interaction with those offers. Third-party privacy practices are not covered by this Privacy Policy, and we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such third parties. We encourage our users to be aware of and to read the privacy statements and similar disclosures of any third-party website that collects personally identifiable information before using or disclosing any personally identifiable information to such website.


Sharing

In addition to the types of sharing described throughout this Privacy Policy, we may disclose your Personal Information and other information as described in this section.

We may disclose your Personal Information when required by law, or where we have a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a judicial or administrative proceeding, a criminal investigation, a court order, or legal process served on us. We may also share your Personal Information at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation, or if we believe it is necessary in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, or violations of the Terms of Use or Privacy Policy for any of the Prodege Sites and Features or our Services. We may also use IP addresses or other device identifiers to identify users, and we may do so in cooperation with copyright owners, Internet service providers, wireless service providers, or law enforcement agencies in our discretion. These transfers and disclosures may occur without notice to you.

We may also share your Personal Information with our affiliates for administrative, marketing and other business purposes, and with third-party service providers in connection with the service providers performance of services to, or on behalf of, the Prodege Sites and Features or our Services. Such services include, for example, customer support, collecting and analyzing information about usage of the Prodege Sites and Features or our Services, delivering advertising, content, surveys, offers, promotions and rewards to you on the Prodege Sites and Features or elsewhere online, processing payments, and performing other administrative, marketing and other business services.

In addition, if you use our mobile applications, we may share your current location with our partners so that we or our partners may provide you with advertising, content, surveys, offers, promotions, and rewards, and for other business purposes, based on your location. Please see the section on Updating Your Information; Choice/Opt-Out below for information about how you can opt out of such sharing.

We may share aggregate or individualized information that may include your use of the Prodege Sites and Features or our Services and our merchant partners websites, with our advertisers, merchant and survey partners, and others for the purpose of providing you with advertising, content, surveys, offers, promotions, and rewards, and for other marketing, administrative and general business purposes, and we may also receive from ad networks information about third-party websites that you have visited.

The information about you that we share with or receive from third parties may generally be used for marketing, administrative and other business purposes.