At SMSlane.com we respect and take steps to protect the
privacy of our Users. We strive to make our site a safe environment for
all who visit and use SMSlane.com services. We are committed to
providing you the best possible online service and experience as well as
the best products and services. The purpose of this policy statement is
to fully share with you -
we use the information collected
· With whom we share this
This policy addresses our practices with
respect to our website, but does not address the practices of any
website we link to (including the merchants and content providers we
link to). This policy is incorporated into, and subject to the terms of,
our User Agreement.
How We Use Information collected
We use the information which you provide us to
keep track of the SMSlane.com services that you have signed up to
receive. We may also use personally identifiable information about you
to improve our marketing and promotional efforts, to statistically
analyse site usage, to improve our content and product offerings and to
customise our site's content and layout. We do this in an attempt to
improve our site and better tailor it to meet our users' needs. We may
also use personally identifiable information about you to deliver
information to you that, in some cases, is targeted to your interests,
such as targeted banners and promotions. We will use your email address
to contact you regarding administrative notices or latest news from time
to time. We will use information in the file we maintain about you, and
any other information that we obtain from your current and past
activities on the site, in order to resolve disputes, to troubleshoot
problems and to enforce our Terms and Conditions.
Any information that is sent to SMSlane.com for
text messaging and or storage purposes will remain the property of the
account holder. SMSlane.com will at no time collect or redistribute this
information without obtaining your consent, except where legally
required by law to do so. This has particular reference to any database,
numbers and/or recipient details that you may deliver to us, or store on
Disclosure of Your Information
As a matter of policy, we neither rent nor sell
personally identifiable information about our customers to any third
party. We may however aggregate all personally identifiable information
and may disclose such aggregated information to any or all advertisers,
marketing and general or commercial promotional purposes. Even in these
cases, disclosure of any information that could personally identify you
is not permitted.
SMSlane.com offers some features on our site
where sometimes it is required to provide some of the information about
you to a third party, which is offering such services. It must be
understood clearly that we will provide information only to the extent
that the said third party requires your information, which enables you
to use their service, but prior to that we will make efforts to notify
you of specific information being provided to such third parties. Before
you use the services of any third party, we request you to check up and
evaluate if the terms and the conditions of said third party service are
acceptable to you.
It is vital that SMSlane.com receives from you
the permission and valid rights to transmit your information to a third
party. In addition, please note we will comply completely and fully with
any or all court orders, information requests or otherwise from
government agencies and regulators and any other legal and regulatory
processes that require us to disclose personally identifiable
information of our customers.
Will you send any advertising or otherwise text
messages to my cell phone without receiving my consent?
No, we do not send any unwanted advertising
text messages. However, we may develop and introduce a program whereby
customers and we can send advertising text messages to cell phones.
However, this service will be only to users who give us their acceptance
of this opt-in service. You will have the option to accept or not to
accept the service.
I am getting a lot of spam on my cell phone.
One of the many value added services provided
by SMSlane.com, allows visitors and members to send text messages to
friends, family, colleagues, using the SMSlane.com Interface. The
SMSlane.com Interface conditions of use forbid spamming to cell phone
users and several software filters are in place to block spammers.
However, we cannot guarantee that spamming will not ever occur.
Although your privacy is our top priority, due
to the existing statutory, legal and technical environment, we are
unable to ensure that personally identifiable information of customers
will not be disclosed to third parties in ways that are not described in
this policy. Additionally, we may (and here you give us authorization)
to disclose any private information about you to private entities, law
enforcement or other government officials, which we may believe to be
necessary at our sole discretion or appropriate to address or to resolve
inquiries or problems. This will not be done for commercial purposes or
for gain from SMSlane.com as such.
If you have any further questions about our
condition to your use of our services and that you agree to be bound by
all of its Terms and Conditions.