Privacy Policy

This document is regularly updated and subject to change without notice, so please review it regularly.

Statement of Responsibility

We take your privacy very seriously, and this document is intended to provide an explanation of what data we collect and how we use it. However, it should be noted that this web site specifically designed for you to share information about yourself in a public way. As such, you are solely responsible for any and all information you choose to publish on your public profile. You should think carefully about what information you want to make public before completing your profile.

You should also read and understand Twitter's privacy policy.

Information We Collect

In operating this web site we may collect and process the following data about you:

Your Twitter Username and Password

We store your Twitter username in order to build your profile, however we do not store your password anywhere on our servers. It is used only when you log in to authenticate you with Twitter, then discarded.

Use of Cookies

We use "session cookies" to keep track of when you are logged in to our web site.

Cookies are small files which are downloaded to your computer automatically. These files are stored on your computer by your web browser and help us keep track of who you are so that nobody else can access your account.

Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your web browser, so they are not stored beyound your current browsing "session".

Use of Your Information

The information that we collect and store relating to you is primarily used to enable us to provide our services to you. In addition, we may use your information for other purposes:

We may transfer data that we collect from you to locations outside of the European Economic Area for processing and storing. For example, staff or suppliers may be engaged provision of support services. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing. We will take all reasonable steps to make sure that your data is treated securely and in agreement with this Privacy Policy. Data that is provided to us is stored on our secure servers. Details relating to any transactions entered into on our site will be encrypted to ensure its safety.

External Links

You may find links to third party web sites on this site. These web sites should have their own privacy policies which you should check. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for their policies whatsoever as we have no control over them.

Access To Information

The Data Protection Act 1998 gives you the right to access the information that we hold about you. Please note that any demand for access may be subject to payment of a fee of £10 to cover our costs in providing you with the information requested. Should you wish to receive details that we hold about you please contact us using the contact details below.

Contacting Us

We welcome any queries, comments or requests you may have regarding this Privacy Policy. Please do not hesitate to contact us at info@profiles.im.