PRIVATE POLICY

This Privacy Policy governs the use of www.simplytheblues.in owned and controlled by Starkonnect Events & Promotions (hereinafter referred to as “Starkonnect”) and shall be read in conjunction with the Terms & Conditions of use.

At Starkonnect, we take your privacy seriously. Please read the following to learn more about our privacy policy.

Acceptance of Privacy Policy:

By using Starkonnect sites and services, you signify your acceptance of the Privacy Policy related to the same. If you do not agree or are not comfortable with any policy described in the Privacy Policy, your only remedy is to discontinue use of Starkonnect sites. We reserve the right, to modify the Privacy Policy at any time.

What this policy covers:

This policy covers how Starkonnect treats personal information that we collect and receive, including information related to your past use of Starkonnect products and services. Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable like your name, address, email address, or phone number, and that is not otherwise publicly available.

This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that Starkonnect does not own or control, or to people that Starkonnect does not employ or manage.

Information collection and use:

General

Starkonnect may collect personal information when you register with Starkonnect, when you use Starkonnect products or services, when you visit www.simplytheblues.in pages or the pages of certain Starkonnect business partners. Starkonnect may combine information about you that we have with information we obtain from business partners or other companies.

When you register, Starkonnect may ask for information such as your name, email address, birth date, gender, PIN/ZIP code, occupation, industry, and personal interests. For some products and services Starkonnect might also ask for your address, address proof document, PAN number, and information about your assets. When you register with Starkonnect and sign in to our services, you are not anonymous to us.

Starkonnect collects information about your transactions with us and with some of our business partners, including information about your use of financial products and services that we offer.

Starkonnect may use information for the following general purposes: to customize the advertising and content you see, fulfil your requests for products and services, improve our services, contact you, communicate offers, promotion and marketing of Starkonnect / our Business Partner's services, conduct research, and provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.

Information Sharing and disclosure:

Starkonnect does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies except to provide products or services you've requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances:

--We provide the information to trusted partners who work on behalf of or with Starkonnect under confidentiality agreements. These companies may use your personal information to help Starkonnect communicate with you about offers from Starkonnect and our business partners. However, these companies do not have any independent right to share this information.
--We respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims.
--We believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of Starkonnect terms of use, or as otherwise required by law.
--We transfer information about you if Starkonnect is acquired by or merged with another company. In this event, Starkonnect will notify you before information about you is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy.
--Starkonnect does not provide any personal information to the advertiser when you interact with or view a targeted ad. However, by interacting with or viewing an ad you are consenting to the possibility that the advertiser will make the assumption that you meet the targeting criteria used to display the ad.

Your Ability to Edit Your Account Information and Preferences:

You can edit your “Simply The Blues” account information including your preferences at any time.

New categories of marketing communications might be added to the Marketing Preferences page from time to time. Users who visit this page can opt out of receiving future marketing communications from these new categories or they can unsubscribe by following instructions contained in the messages they receive. Unless unsubscribed by you, Starkonnect reserves the right to contact you through voice, Short Messaging Service, text, e-mail, post, on/ through social networking sites etc. for any of the purposes mentioned herein.

We reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to Starkonnect services, such as service announcements, administrative messages and the Starkonnect Newsletter(s), that are considered part of your “Simply The Blues” account.

Confidentiality and Security:

We limit access to personal information about you to employees who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs.

We have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect personal information about you. However, Starkonnect cannot be held liable for any disclosure/ damage/ loss or any other consequence of a security breach whether by way of any virus/ trojan/ worm/ malicious software or otherwise affecting your private or public data.

Changes to this Privacy policy:

Starkonnect may update this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your “Simply The Blues” account or by placing a prominent notice on our site.
Questions or suggestions:
If you have any comments, questions or suggestions, please contact us at:
Email :simplytheblues@starkonnect.com
Effective from :20-4-2013