The Maybe* privacy promise

Maybe* connects people everywhere to help them make purchase decisions. . We still have stuff to build and always want your feedback.

Our privacy promise describes how and when Maybe* collects, uses and shares your information. We want to be 100% transparent with our shoppers, so you always know how your data is being treated.  

Your information is controlled by Maybe* The Growth Hub, Oxstalls Campus, Oxstalls Ln, Longlevens, Gloucester GL2 9HW

If you have any questions or comments about this privacy policy, please contact us at privacy@maybe.xyz

 

How Maybe* protects your information

We collect and respect your information to provide our Services and to measure and improve them over time.

Account information: When you create or reconfigure an account, you provide some personal information, such as your name, username, password, email address, or phone number. On Maybe*, your name and username are listed publicly, including on your profile page and these may appear in search results. Some aspects of Maybe*, such as searching and giving opinions do not require full registration.

Maybe* can receive your information through various websites, SMS, APIs, email notifications, applications, buttons, widgets, ads, and commerce services (the “Maybe* Services”). This includes items you’ve saved to a Maybe* basket, different stores and brands you’re considering, etc. When using any of our Services you consent to the collection, transfer, storage, disclosure, and use of your information as described in this privacy promise. We get into more detail below, so keep reading if you have questions.

Contact Information: We may use your contact information to send you information about our Services, to help prevent spam, fraud, or abuse, and to help others including through third-party services and client applications. As we add functionality to Maybe* beta your level of control will increase and you will be able to easily subscribe/unsubscribe from any notifications in your settings. However, until this is available, please contact privacy@maybe.xyz

Additional information: Whenever you add an item to Maybe* and share it with your friends, we create a url to that item that will remain live for as long as the deadline you have set. This url is accessible by anyone that has the active url; however, the expiry date/time is set by you.

Location information: Maybe* may receive information about your location. For example, you may choose to publish your location when you add a photo to Maybe*. We may also determine your location by using other data from your device, such as precise location information from GPS, information about wireless networks or cell towers near your mobile device, or your IP address. We may use and store information about your location to provide new features within Maybe*, such as improving and customizing with more relevant content. We will alert you to these new features as they arrive.

Your interaction with links: Maybe* may keep track of how you interact with links across our Services, including our email and mobile notifications. We do this to help improve our Services.

Cookies: Like many websites, we use cookies and similar technologies to collect website usage data and to improve our Services.  A cookie is a small data file that is transferred to your computer or mobile device. Maybe* may use both session cookies and persistent cookies to better understand how you interact with our Services, to monitor aggregate usage by our users and web traffic routing on our Services, and to customize and improve our Services. Most Internet browsers automatically accept cookies. You can instruct your browser, by changing its settings, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit. However, some Services may not function properly if you disable cookies.

Log Data: When you use our Services, we may receive information (“Log Data”) such as your IP address, browser type, operating system, the referring web page, pages visited, location, your mobile carrier, device information (including device and application IDs), search terms, and cookie information. We receive Log Data when you interact with our Services. For example, when you visit our websites, sign into our Services, interact with our email notifications, use your account to authenticate to a third-party website or application, or visit a third-party website that includes a Maybe* button or widget. We may also receive Log Data when you click on, view or interact with links on our Services, including links to third-party applications. Maybe* uses Log Data to provide, understand, and improve our Services.

Third-parties: Maybe* uses a variety of third-party services to help provide our Services. Examples include: hosting our various blogs and wikis, and tools to help us understand and improve the use of our Services, such as Google Analytics. These third-party service providers may collect information sent by your browser as part of a web page request, such as cookies or your IP address. Third-party ad partners may share information with us, like a browser cookie ID, website URL visited, mobile device ID, or cryptographic hash of a common account identifier (such as an email address), to help us measure and improve performance.

Information sharing and disclosure

Our privacy promise: We do not disclose your private personal information, except in the limited circumstances described here.

User consent or direction: We may share or disclose your information, at your direction. This could include when you authorize a third-party web client or application to access your account. Other users of Maybe* may share or disclose information about you when they comment on your page that you have shared with them. You can request that any information be removed by using the report abuse link. Accounts that are reported as a source of abuse via the "report abuse" link are at risk of being terminated at Maybe* discretion.

Service providers: We engage service providers to perform functions and provide services to us. These providers can be anywhere in the world. We may share your private personal information with such service providers subject to obligations consistent with this privacy policy and any other appropriate confidentiality and security measures, and on the condition that the third parties use your private personal data only on our behalf and pursuant to our instructions.

Law and harm: Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this policy, we may preserve or disclose your information if we believe that it is reasonably necessary to comply with a law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request; to protect the safety of any person; to address fraud, security or technical issues; or to protect Maybe*’s rights or property. However, nothing in this privacy policy is intended to limit any legal defenses or objections that you may have to a third party’s, including a government’s, request to disclose your information.

Business transfers and affiliates: In the event that Maybe* is involved in a bankruptcy, merger, acquisition, reorganization or sale of assets, your information may be sold or transferred as part of that transaction. This Privacy Policy will apply to your information as transferred to the new entity.

Non-private or non-personal information: We may share or disclose your non-private, aggregated or otherwise non-personal information, such as your public user profile, information the items you are considering purchasing, and the sentiment of the feedback you receive.

Accessing and modifying your information

If you are a registered user of our Services, we provide you with tools to access, correct, delete, or modify information you add to Maybe*. You can permanently delete your Maybe* account by contacting privacy@maybe.xyz Once deleted your account is not visible on Maybe*. Keep in mind that search engines and other third parties may still retain copies of your public information.

Our policy towards children

Our Services are not directed to persons under 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you become aware that your child has provided us with personal information without your consent, please contact us at privacy@maybe.xyz If we become aware that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we will take steps to remove such information and terminate the associated account.

Changes to this policy

We may revise this privacy policy from time to time. The most current version of the policy will govern our use of your information. If we make a change to this policy that, in our sole discretion, is material, we will notify you via email to the email address associated with your account. By continuing to access or use the Services after those changes become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised privacy promise.

Comments or questions about this privacy policy? Please let us know by emailing privacy@maybe.xyz

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