Privacy Policy

Last updated (20th January 2020)

Thank you for choosing to be part of our community at Bumwinkers. We are committed to protecting your personal information and your right to privacy. If you have any questions or concerns about our policy, or our practices with regards to your personal information, please contact us at enquiries@bumwin@ffkers.com

When you visit our website https://bumwinkers.com and use our services, you trust us with your personal information. We take your privacy very seriously. In this privacy notice, we describe our privacy policy. We seek to explain to you in the clearest way possible what information we collect, how we use it and what rights you have in relation to it. We hope you take some time to read through it carefully, as it is important. If there are any terms in this privacy policy that you do not agree with, please discontinue use of our site and our services.

This privacy policy applies to all information collected through our website (https://bumwinkers.com), and/or any related services, sales, marketing or events (we refer to them collectively in this privacy policy as the “Sites”).

Please read this privacy policy carefully as it will help you make informed decisions about sharing your personal information with us.

Table Of Contents

  1. What Information We Collect.
  2. Why We Collect Your Personal Information
  3. Who We Share Your Personal Information With
  4. How We Ensure The Security Of Your Personal Information
  5. How We Use Google Analytics
  6. How We Use Facebook Pixel
  7. Your Rights In Relation To The Personal Information We Hold.
  8. Changes To This Privacy Policy
  9. Contact Us

1. What Information We Collect

Personal information you disclose to us

When You sign up to Bumwinkers.com, we collect and store the following information if voluntary given by you. Your username, password, email address, date of birth, town, avatar picture, sign up ip address, and any other data regarding your hobbies, likes and dislikes, that you wish to provide to us.

When you choose to participate in various activities related to the Site, such as online chat and message boards, the content is stored on our database.

Information We Automatically Collect

We automatically collect certain information when you visit, use or navigate the Site. This information does not reveal your specific identity (like your name or contact information) but may include device and usage information, such as your IP address, browser and device characteristics, operating system, language preferences, referring URLs, device name, country, location, information about how and when you use our Site and other technical information. If you access our site with your mobile device, we may automatically collect device information (such as your mobile device ID, model and manufacturer), operating system, version information and IP address. This information is primarily needed to maintain the security and operation of our Site, and for our internal analytics and reporting purposes.

2. Why We Collect Your Personal Information

There are various reasons why we use your personal information. These are as follows:

Where you have provided consent

If you have permitted us to do contact you via email by subscribing to our newsletter then we will occasionally send you emails regarding our latest news and offers, you can subscribe anytime by clicking the unsubscribe link in the email or by contacting us directly.

Where there is a legitimate interest

We may use and process your personal information where necessary in order for us to pursue our legitimate interests as a business for the following purposes:
  • For profiling and analysis to inform our marketing strategy, and to enhance and customise your personal customer or visitor experience;
  • For market research in order to continually improve and enhance the quality of products and services that we and our authorised partners deliver to you;

3. Who We Share Your Personal Information With

We may disclose personal information to a third party, but only where it is required by law, where it is otherwise allowed under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), or where we have obtained your consent to do so.

4. How We Ensure The Security Of Your Personal Information

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent your Personal Information from being accidentally lost, used or accessed in an unauthorised way, we have put in place appropriate security measures to safeguard and secure the Personal Information we collect via our website.

Your data is stored on secure servers based in the UK. Your email address is encrypted in the database and your password hashed so that in the event of a database breach your email and password would be extremely difficult to be reconstructed without the possession of the decipher keys.

We have put in place procedures to deal with any suspected personal data breach and will notify you and any applicable regulator of a breach where we are legally required to do so.

You also have a significant role in protecting your information. No one can see or edit your personal information without knowing your username and password, so do not share these with others.

5. How We Use Google Analytics

Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers. The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. Google will store and use this information.

We primarily use Google Analytics to gather data on how users interact with our website, what pages they visit, and what other sites they used prior to coming to the Service. This helps us to make improvements regarding this website's usability. No personal identifiable data is collected, for example names or emails, and your IP is anonymised.

Google’s privacy policy is available at: https://policies.google.com/privacy.

If you have given us consent to use Google's Advertising Features then Google Analytics may collect data to enable us to perform remarketing advertising campaigns. This allows us to use your demographic data and pages you visit, so we can serve you appropiate advertisements. This can be switched off any time by visiting our Cookie Settings.

6. How We Use Facebook Pixel

Bumwinkers uses the cookie ‘Facebook Pixel’ to monitor conversions on its website as a result of Facebook advertising campaigns. For example, if we want to monitor the responses to a specific advertising campaign on Facebook, the cookie communicates to these platforms any time a user performs a specific action on our website in response to a campaign. Facebook compare conversions with the group of people who viewed or clicked the ads in order to give Bumwinkers the information needed to understand the ROI for its advertising investment. Bumwinkers doesn’t use these cookies to profile single users, but only to have statistical and anonymous information.

7. Your Rights In Relation To The Personal Information We Hold

Under data protection law, you have a number of rights in relation to your personal information. If you wish to exercise any of your rights, we may ask you for information to confirm your identity.

You have the right to request a copy of the personal information that we hold about you. To make a request, please email or write to us at the address at the end of this policy. Alternatively you can use our online form to make a request to access your information. You do not have to pay us a fee to access your personal information unless we believe your access request is unfounded, repetitive or excessive. In this case we may charge you a reasonable fee to access your personal information, or we may decide not to comply with your request. We will notify you if this is the case.

You may withdraw your consent as the legal basis for processing your personal information at any time. To do this, please contact us via the details provided at the end of this policy. You can use our unsubscribe tool to withdraw your consent to receiving any direct marketing that you previously opted-in for. You can also update your preferences by clicking here. If you withdraw your consent, our use of your personal data prior to your withdrawal remains lawful.

8. Changes To This Privacy Policy

From time to time, we may review this policy. You will be notified of any changes via email if you have permitted us to contact you this way, or via the posting of an updated version on our website. All changes take effect 7 days after the date of our email, or the date on which we posted the modified terms on our website. We recommend that you regularly check for changes and that you review this policy when visiting our website. If you do not agree with any aspect of the updated policy, you must notify us promptly and cease using our services.

9. Contact Us

If you have any questions about this privacy policy or Bumwinkers treatment of your personal information, please contact us by email enquiries@bumwin@ffkers.com.

Bumwinkers has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.