Last updated: 07/15/2017
Customer Protection Obligation
Information Distribution, Collection, and Usage
PlusTou will only collect and access information that has been provided by you directly, voluntarily, in any and all methods you deem appropriate, including, but not limited to information such as, name, phone number, address, etc. Use of the Platform may trigger the collection of non-personal information, such as your IP address, which is used for tracking or analytics purposes and may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. We may also collect information, such as usage statistics, by using cookies, server logs, and similar technologies. If you elect to use certain features, we may also collect information through other sources, such as social media services, invitations, and imported contacts.
We may use information about you for various purposes related to operating our Platform, including to:
Provide, maintain, and improve our Platform, including to process transactions, and develop new products and services;
Personalize the Platform;
Monitor and analyze trends, usage, and activities in connection with our Platform;
Detect, investigate, and prevent fraudulent transactions, abuse, and other illegal activities, and protect the rights property or safety of Meetup and others;
We may contact you via the methods you supplied us, to communicate specials, products, or services, or changes to this policy. We may use information about you for various purposes related to communicating with you, including to:
Respond to your comments, questions, and requests, and provide customer service;
Communicate with you about products, services, and events offered by us and others, and provide news and information we think will be of interest to you;
Provide advertisements, content, or features that match member profiles or interests;
Facilitate contests and other promotions;
Deliver communications from other members, in accordance with the communication preferences that you indicate in your account;
Send you technical notices, updates, security alerts and support, and administrative messages;
We share some of the information we collect by displaying it on our Platform according to your member profile and account settings. Some information, such as user name and interests is always public. We may use service providers in connection with operating and improving the Platform to assist with certain functions, such as payment processing, email transmission, conducting surveys or contests, data hosting, managing our ads, and some aspects of our technical and customer support. We take measures to ensure that these service providers access, process and store information about you only for the purposes we authorize, subject to confidentiality obligations.
At any time, you may contact us to be removed from any of these lines of communication. Once received, sole ownership of your personal information will remain with PlusTou, for one year, unless you opt-out. We vow to not freely provide, sell, or rent your information to any third-party person or business unless the company is authorized to do so by law. The information we collect shall be used for the purpose of completing your request.
Personal Information Security
We ensure that all possible safeguards are taken to protect your information online and offline at PlusTou. If there is a question at any time, you may establish this security by confirming that your web page starts with "https." However, no method of transmission over the internet or method of electronic storage is completely secure. Your information will only be available on a need to know basis and employees must be permitted to accept your information.