What's Free is committed to bringing you the highest levels of service while protecting your privacy.
Summary: While we must collect certain information from you in order to provide you with quality services, (“Facebook Login”) we take precautions to respect and protect that information, and we promise never to sell or rent your information to third parties, except as otherwise described below.
1. Consent & Acknowledgment
(b) Use Signifies That You Are 13 years of age or older. By using the Site, you represent that you are at least 13 years old. If you are not 13 years* or older, then you are not an authorized user of this site and may not use our site and/or application(s). (Please consult the legal age of use/ consent in your state, prior to using our application.)
(c) Use Signifies Consent to Processing Worldwide. By providing Personal Information on our Site or Application, you signify that you understand and unambiguously consent to the collection, processing, and storage of your Personal Information in the United States or other countries where laws regarding the treatment of Personal Information may offer less protection than laws in your own country of residence. However, your Personal Information will not be used or disclosed in an unlawful manner or for purposes for which you have not given consent.
(d) Use Signifies Acknowledgment that we are doing our best to comply with the rules, regulations, terms of service and the like, as found in the policies provided by Facebook, Apple and the Federal Trade Commission. Neither Whats Free LLC, getwhatsfree.com, nor any of their related services are required to take extraordinary precautions before sharing any such information with any third parties, including third parties identified or introduced using our services. We cannot be held responsible for your protected information that you share on our site or with any third parties, whether through our site or otherwise. For more information on the FTC best practices and laws regarding how your information is used can be found here; http://www.ftc.gov/site-information/privacy-policy .
2. How We Collect Information
(a) Information You Provide. We collect information that you submit voluntarily through our Site and Application(s), including but not limited to information you provide when signing up for our services, and information you provide when editing your account and user profile. We also collect information you voluntarily provide in order to customize your What's Free experience (such as date of birth, gender, and personal preferences), as well as information you share in the course of your use of What's Free ’s services (such as comments, postings, pictures, reviews, ratings, geo position, redemptions, abandonment and questions). If you choose to link any social networks to your What's Free services, we may collect information about you and your friends who also use What's Free .We may also track your past reservations, redemptions and purchases in order to provide a more personalized experience. We do not solicit any individually identifiable Personal Information, and will immediately remove any such information if it is brought to our attention.
If you provide us with feedback on our site, email or application, you agree that any such communications becomes our property, and that we may use your feedback to modify our services, or allow the Vendor to do the same, without paying you any compensation or royalties.
While you are not required to submit any information to us, your failure to do so may make it impossible for us to provide you with some or all of our services and functions.
(a) i (Vendors) When you purchase a subscription, service, or good(s) through What's Free , you will need to submit payment information, such as credit card information, in order to facilitate payment for your purchase.
(b) Email and Email Addresses. What’s Free
(b) i (Vendors) Email and Email Addresses. When you register as a member of our Site, we request and collect your email. Unless you request otherwise, we may, from time to time, use your e-mail address to contact you regarding goods and services offered on our Site, to notify you of any messages or other indications of interest you’ve received from other users of the Site and Application, and to notify you of other relevant news, events and activities that you may find of interest in relation to marketing, sales, What’s Free services and the like (as discussed below, we will honor your request to opt-out of such contact if you so choose). When you contact us by email, or through an online form, we will collect your e-mail address and the content of your message, including any attachments. Note, however, that we will not at any time publicly display your email address in any location on the Site or Application.
(d) Information Provided by Third Parties. From time to time, we may obtain Personal Information about you from third parties we have partnered with. We may consolidate this information with other Personal Information we have already collected about you.
More information about Facebook Terms of Service can be found here:
A comprehensive explanation of all Facebook policies (e) may be found here:
3. When We May Disclose Your Information
We also provide aggregated Anonymous Information to merchants and other reputable third parties in order to assist them with their own market analysis and business planning. This information may include aggregated statistics about customer demographics, traffic patterns, and customer preferences. We reserve the right to provide any and all such aggregated and non-individually identifiable data to third parties. However, with the limited exceptions described above, we will not share your un-aggregated Personal Information with any merchants or third parties.
(b) Compliance & Prevention of Harm. We reserve the right to disclose your Personal Information if we believe in good faith that such disclosure is necessary to comply with a subpoena, warrant, court order, administrative or governmental order, or any other legal requirement. We may also disclose your personal information when we believe, in good faith and in our sole discretion, that such disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, your rights, or the rights of others; to prevent harm to persons or property; or to fight fraud and credit risk.
4. How We Protect Your Information
(a) With Technology. While no computer system is completely secure from failure and/or unauthorized access, we take commercially reasonable measures to protect the security, confidentiality, and integrity of data stored and processed on our system. For example, we encrypt your credit card information and other important Personal Information using secure socket layer (SSL) technology to provide secure transmission from your computer and devices to our servers.
(b) With Administrative Rules. We take commercially reasonable measures to restrict access to your Personal Information to a limited number of employees, agents, officers, and third parties who require such access to perform duties necessary to provide you with our services and we believe these technological and administrative measures provide a level of security that is appropriate to the type of data involved.
5. How You Can Control Your Information
(a) By Setting Preferences. In your What’s Free User Profile, located in the Settings Tab located on the Application(s), which you may access at any time once you have become a User of the Service, you may set preferences about how we may contact you. If you choose to opt-out of certain communications, we will make reasonable efforts to honor your request promptly, but please understand it may take several business days for your request to take effect.
(b) By “Unsubscribing” from Emails: In all emails we send you, you will see options to unsubscribe from our communications. If you choose to unsubscribe from emails, we will make reasonable efforts to honor your request promptly, but please understand it may take several business days for your request to take effect. Please note also that we may continue to contact you with important information regarding changes to this and other policies, to provide confirmation of transactions, or to inform you of important administrative matters.
(b) i Inbox. The “Inbox” in the Whats Free Application was created with the purpose of allowing businesses, brands and the like to offer you “deals”, “offers”, “services”,“information” “free items” and the like that may or may not require actions to be taken within or outside the Application. The sole purpose of this inbox is for What’s Free, Third Parties and Affiliates to have one way communication with you, without What’s Free participating in email practices that we do not deem as a fit with our company culture and value proposition. While the “inbox” is to remain active at all times in the application, you warrant the understanding that by being a User of What’s Free and agreeing to our Vendor or User TOS, that we may use this feature, in application, at any time, to provide you with “information” that you may or may not find of use and therefore act on. What’s Free discloses at this time that the information you have willingly and knowingly allowed us access to, whether through self identification, Facebook API or third party services, may be used in procuring these offers. You as the user are not required to participate in any of these offers and may choose to not use your inbox, while still having full access to all other aspects of the application. If you elect to participate in any offer whether from What’s Free, Partner or Third Party, you acknowledge that in doing so any and all digital or physical information obtained in this process may be used for future offers, marketing, sales or the like. (Further information is provided in the What’s Free User and Vendor TOS.)
(c) By Using Discretion in Public Forums. What's Free may offer various forums for sharing messages, questions, comments, profiles, and other user-generated content, and for communicating with parties that we deem as potential value adds to our brand and services. You should be aware that any information you provide in such forums may be read, collected, and used by any person for any purpose. It is your responsibility to use discretion with your Personal Information, in such forums; What's Free cannot be held responsible for any damages resulting from your disclosure of information in publicly accessible forums, or in your communications with individuals you contact through the Site or Application(s).
6. We Do Not Control How Others Use Your Information
7. Minors Are Not Authorized Users
What's Free does not direct its content or services to children, and requires users of our Site to be at least thirteen (13) years old. Any user that is under 13 is not an authorized user. Moreover, we do not intentionally collect or maintain any Personal Information from or about any individual under 13 years old—protecting the privacy of all children is paramount at What's Free . If we learn that any user is under 13 years old, we will promptly delete any Personal Information we have inadvertently collected about that user, and use all reasonable efforts to prevent that user from continuing to access our Site or Application(s).
To learn more about the (COPPA) act please access the link below:
8. Special Rights of Users in California
California law (Civil Code Section 1798.83) entitles any California resident who has provided Personal Information to a business with whom he has established a business relationship for personal, family, or household purposes (“California customer”) to request information about whether the business has disclosed Personal Information to any third parties for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes. The law provides that, upon request by a California customer, the business must to provide a list of all third parties to whom Personal Information was disclosed in the preceding calendar year, if any, as well as a list of the categories of Personal Information that were disclosed.
California customers may request further information about our compliance with this law by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, with “Privacy Concern” in the subject line. Please note that we are only required to respond to one request per customer each year, and we are not required to respond to requests made by means other than through this email address.
“Application”, Application(s) means the What’ Free iOS Application that is wholly owned by What’s Free LLC
“Site” means www.getwhatsfree.com and may be in refernce to the blog contained theirin
“Vendors” are the parties in which many, if not all deals are offered on the What’s Free Application(s) and Site.
“Offers” “deals” “coupons” “services” “goods” are all terms that are meant to reference the goods or services available on the What’s Free Application.
“TOS” means The Terms of Service and applies specifically to each entity referenced herein.
“Inbox” is the notification feature contained in the What’s Free Application. Unlike email, the feature is to be used as a form of one way communication.
10. When We Make Changes To This Policy
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless What’s Free and its licensees and
licensors, and their employees, contractors, agents, officers and directors, from and against
any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses
(including but not limited to attorney’s fees) arising from your use of and access to the
Service, including any data or Content transmitted or received by you, any goods or services you receive from Vendors, any other party’s access or use of the Service with your
username and password, or your violation of these Terms, applicable law, rule or regulation.
12. Contacting Us.