Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

 

This privacy policy ("Policy") applies to the Web site located at www.bookabook.in (the "Site"). Bookabook™ is an online book store that allows its users to buy & rent books through its website located at www.bookabook.in.  We have stated our policy to tell you how we collect and use personal information (as defined below) so that you can make a well-versed decision about using our Site & Services. Our privacy policy is subject to change at any time without prior notice, to make sure you are aware of any changes, please review this policy periodically. By visiting this Website you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree please do not use our Website.
By mere use of the Website, you expressly consent to our use and disclosure of your personal information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy is incorporated into and subject to the Terms of Use.

 

Collection of Personal Information

When you use our site we collect & store personal information provided by you from time to time so that we can provide services & features as per your needs. This also helps us to customize our Website to make your experience smoother & easier. More importantly, while doing so we collect personal information from you that we consider necessary for achieving this purpose.

 

We collect personal information (name,  phone number, email address, credit card / debit card / other payment details, etc.) only when you choose to buy from our Site. In general you can browse through our site without revealing any information related to you. We save this information to make your experience easier & faster. We may automatically track certain information about you based upon your behavior on our Website. We use this information to do internal research on our users' demographics, interests, and behavior to better understand, protect and serve our users.


If you transact with us, we collect some additional information, such as a billing address, a credit / debit card number and a credit / debit card expiration date and/ or other payment instrument details and tracking information from cheques or money orders. We do use your contact information to keep you updated regarding your orders & notifications (Offer based).



Any message you post on our message boards, feedback forms or personal correspondence, such as emails or letters, we will collect that information you provide to us. We use this information in case of disputes & provide customer support & troubleshoot problems as permitted by law. 



We use data collection devices such as "cookies" on certain pages of the Website to help analyse our web page flow, measure promotional effectiveness, and promote trust and safety. "Cookies" are small files placed on your hard drive that assist us in providing our services. We offer certain features that are only available through the use of a "cookie".

We also use cookies to allow you to enter your password less frequently during a session. Cookies can also help us provide information that is targeted to your interests. Most cookies are "session cookies," meaning that they are automatically deleted from your hard drive at the end of a session. You are always free to decline our cookies if your browser permits, although in that case you may not be able to use certain features on the Website and you may be required to re-enter your password more frequently during a session. Additionally, you may encounter "cookies" or other similar devices on certain pages of the Website that are placed by third parties; we do not control these cookies.

 

Use of personal Information

The information we collect from you is used only to an extent where we can provide you the service you request. As mentioned above we use this information to make your experience smoother & easier; make your transactions safer & faster; to resolve any disputes related to our Site/Services; to promote our Site/Service (you can opt out anytime if you do not want to receive any promotions/ marketing related communication from our site); protect users from fraudulent & other criminal activities; troubleshoot problems; enforce our terms of use which is otherwise described to you at the time of collection. We identify and use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our Website. Your IP address is also used to help identify you and to gather broad demographic information.

In our efforts to continually improve our product and service offerings, we collect and analyse demographic and profile data about our users' activity on our Website.
 
Information sharing with third-parties

·   Sharing of personal information

 

We may disclose personal information only for these situations:

 

If required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such disclosure is reasonably necessary to respond to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal process. We may disclose personal information to law enforcement offices, third party rights owners, or others in the good faith belief that such disclosure is reasonably necessary to: enforce our Terms or Privacy Policy; respond to claims that an advertisement, posting or other content violates the rights of a third party; or protect the rights, property or personal safety of our users or the general public.

If we plan to merge, or be acquired by business entity we & our affiliates will share/sell some of your personal information for restructuring/re-organizing of business. In such case where we merge or get acquired, the new combined entity will be required to follow this privacy policy related to your personal information.

To help detect & prevent any fraudulent activities we may share personal information to keep you safe from all the potentially illegal acts; to detect any correlate related or multiple accounts to prevent misuse of our services.


·   Security Precautions for protecting personal Information

 

When you put your personal information we use strict security measure to prevent any misuse or alteration of your personal information. When you are done putting your personal information on our site we follow stringent security procedures to protect it against unauthorized access. We provide secure server if you wish to change or access your information.

 

·   Limitation on use


We have books for every age group on our Site, but there are some books which are not suitable for minors. We request that users below 16 Years of age should use this Site/Service only under Parents guidance. We shall not knowingly allow users below 16 Years to register on our Site.

 

·   Your Consent to use Site/Service

 

By using the Website and/ or by providing your information, you consent to the collection and use of the information you disclose on the Website in accordance with this Privacy Policy, including but not limited to your consent for sharing your information as per this privacy policy. If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information to keep and remove.