A user of the Service is hereinafter referred to as a “User,” or collectively, the “Users.”
This Service may contain links to other websites and mobile device applications. Please review our Terms of Service, available at: lokelyapp.com/terms, for more information.
Personal Information. We may collect information that can identify you such as your name, date of birth and email address (“personal information”) and other information that does not identify you such as your interests and location. We may collect this information through the Site or the Service. By using the Service, you are authorizing us to gather, parse and retain data related to the providing and administering of the Service. You may browse the Site without disclosing any personal information. However, in order for you to utilize the mobile device application and to take advantage of particular opportunities provided through the Service, you will be required to furnish limited personal information, such as your name, birthdate, email address, interests and personal description. When you register your account for the Service, visit the Site provide information for optional features, including, without limitation, programs for tipping or receiving tips, complete surveys, contests and other entries, or communicate through the transmission or receipt of instant messages imbedded in the Service, , we may be required or otherwise may collect information including your name, address, phone number and email address. You also may choose to send Lokely personally identifying information in an email message containing information or inquiries about the Service.
Anonymous or Aggregated Data. Lokely collects and stores certain data about the use of the Service on an aggregate and/or anonymous basis. Lokely does not link this information to anything personally identifiable to you.
Cookies and Other Technologies. When you visit websites on the Internet, your browser may automatically transmit information to the websites you visit throughout every visit. Like many websites, we may use “cookies” to collect information. A cookie is a small data file that we transfer to your computer’s hard disk for record-keeping purposes. We may utilize persistent cookies that only Lokely can read and use to save your login information for future logins to the Service, to assist in processing items in your tip basket, to hold session information, and to track user preferences and settings. We may utilize session ID cookies to enable certain features of the Service, to better understand how you interact with the Site and Service, and to monitor aggregate usage by our Users and web traffic routing on the Service, to track the number of transactions and communications in Lokely instant messaging, tipping, promotions, sweepstakes and contests and to identify visited areas of the Site and Service. Unlike persistent cookies, session cookies are deleted from your computer when you log off from the Site and Service and then close your browser. Third party advertisers on the Service may also place or read cookies on your browser and we may use Flash cookies (or local shared objects) to store your preferences or display content based upon what you view on our site to personalize your visit. When using the Site, you can instruct your browser, by changing its options, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit. If you do not accept cookies, however, you will not be able to use all portions or all functionalities of the Service. We and our service providers may also use “pixel tags,” “web beacons,” “clear GIFs,” or similar means in connection with the Service and HTML-formatted messages to, among other things, track the actions of Users and message senders and recipients, to determine the success of marketing campaigns and to compile aggregate statistics about Site and Service usage and response rates. We may also engage one or more third party service providers to serve online advertisements on our behalf. They may use a “pixel tag” to collect anonymous information about your visits to this Site and the Service, and to other websites, and they may use that information to target advertisements for goods and services. This information is collected anonymously, in a manner that does not personally identify you. We may use standard Internet technology, such as web beacons and other similar technologies, to track your use of our Service and to deliver or communicate with cookies. We also may include web beacons in advertisements or email and/or instant messages to determine whether instant messages have been opened and acted upon. The information we obtain in this manner enables us to customize the Service we offer users, and may be used to deliver targeted advertisements and to measure the overall effectiveness of our online advertising, content, programming or other activities.
IP Address. When you visit and interact with the Site, Lokely and/or third parties with whom Lokely has contracted to provide services to Lokely may collect your Internet Protocol Address (“IP Address”), which is a number that is automatically assigned to the computer that you are using by your Internet Service Provider. This number is identified and logged automatically in our server log files whenever you visit the Site, along with the time(s) of your visit(s) and the page(s) that you visited. We use IP Addresses to monitor the regions from which Users navigate the Site and for fraud prevention purposes.
Only authorized Lokely staff have access to your personal information in its entirety. Other staff may have access to portions of this information if it pertains to their job duties and the offering and administration of Lokely’s Services.
Lokely uses Personal Information for the following general purposes:
• to provide our products and the Service,
• for tipping, identification and authentication, and fraud prevention,
• to match you with other Lokely Users based on your location, age, interests and personal information,
• to analyze Site and Service usage and improve our products and the Site and Service,
• to contact you and deliver administrative notices and communications relevant to your use our products and services,
• for internal market research, troubleshooting problems, and detecting and protecting against error, fraud or other criminal activity,
• for distribution to third-party contractors that provide services to Lokely and partners of Lokely who are bound by privacy restrictions at least as restrictive as those set forth in this Policy,
• to enforce our Terms of Service, and
• as otherwise set forth in the Policy.
Although we ensure that our third party agents (“Agents”) receiving your information are bound by privacy restrictions at least as restrictive as those set forth in this Policy, Lokely is not responsible for any issues that may arise regarding the Privacy Policies of any of its affiliates, vendors, suppliers, advertisers or any other third-parties which receive personal information from Lokely whether with or without the consent of Lokely. By using this Service and Site, you do hereby agree to hold Lokely harmless from any claims and/or damages that may arise from the actions of any of its affiliates, vendors, suppliers, advertisers and/or any other third-parties which receive personal information from Lokely whether with or without the consent of Lokely.
Two things drive Lokely’s decisions regarding the use of information collected from Users: 1) improving User experience by offering personalized services, content, information and advertising, and 2) market research.
In addition to banner ads, Lokely may advertise products, companies and events that we think might interest you through the email address you provide, through instant messaging in the Service, through push notifications to your mobile device or in any other manner which does not violate the terms contained herein.
Lokely may analyze personal information and Web Navigational Data based on your interests, location and age, and may use the analysis from this information in a way that doesn’t reveal a User’s personal information (“Market Research”) in order to:
• Market the Service,
• Improve the likelihood of a sale to a group of Users, or
• Increase the likelihood that a group's experience with the Service is relevant to its interests as a whole.
Lokely uses data at the individual level to sell, offer and inform Users of products and services to Users who express an interest in these products and services, through a poll for example, or to Users who can be presumed to have an interest based on results from our Market Research.
Lokely may use your cell phone number to call or text you in order to provide the Service. If you would like more information about our policy, or to opt out, please review our Terms of Service, available at http://www.Lokelyapp.com/terms or email info@Lokelyapp.com.
You may opt-out of receiving communications from other Users and choose not to receive future communications unrelated to the Service.
During registration, you choose whether to receive instant messages from other Lokely Users whether to receive push notifications to your cellular device and whether you want to participate in a variety of Lokely features, including without limitation, tipping and receiving tips. This information remains on your Settings where you can, at any point, easily edit it to indicate that you have changed your mind. After logging on, click on your profile on the bottom right of any page, then select settings in the top left corner of your profile page and make your settings selections. ” .
If you receive unsolicited email from a Lokely domain, please contact us at info@Lokelyapp.com.
To preserve the integrity of our databases and to refine our Service, we may retain personal information submitted by Users for an indefinite length of time. If required by law, we will delete personal information by erasing it from our database. We will also respond to User requests to delete or correct account or personal information, which you can do by contacting Lokely at info@Lokelyapp.com.
Lokely’s Security of Collected Information
Your Lokely account is password-protected so that only you and authorized Lokely staff have access to your account information. In order to maintain this protection, do not give your password to anyone. If someone who represents to you they are Lokely staff and asks for any personal account information, including password, check their URL. If it doesn't say they are info@Lokelyapp.com, they aren’t. Also, if you share a computer or cellular device, you should sign out of your Lokely account and close the browser window before someone else logs on. This will help protect your information entered on public terminals from disclosure to third parties.
When you submit information to Lokely, it is collected, processed and maintained solely by us or by third party agents who are bound by privacy restrictions at least as restrictive as those set forth in this Policy. We may allow our business partners to collect information about Users that is not extremely sensitive Information.
Some Lokely content may be “sponsored by” or “presented by” third-parties. Lokely reserves the right to share market research datacollected on this website, Service or via email with these partners.
Lokely reserves the right to disclose personal information from both private and public areas of this website at our discretion, if required by law or if we are given reason to believe, in our sole discretion, that someone is causing injury to or interference with the rights of Users, the general public, or Lokely, or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, subpoena or other legal process.
We will not transfer to a non-Agent third party any personal information that is sensitive in nature, such as information specifying your medical or health condition, racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade union membership without your prior affirmative consent.
Finally, Lokely reserves the right to transfer, sell and/or distribute all information collected through the Service to an affiliate, subsidiary, or third party in the event of any reorganization, merger, sale, joint venture, assignment, transfer or other disposition of all or part of our business, assets or stock. We will use our best efforts to ensure that the new entity follows this Policy with respect to your personal information, as and to the extent required by applicable law.
Lokely believes strongly in giving you the ability to access and edit your personal information. To update your personal info, click on the My Profile link at the bottom right of any page. There you can view, update and correct your account information. You may edit your account information at any time.
Our databases automatically update any personal information you edit in your Settings, or that you request we edit.
Lokely and its Service are based in the U.S., and the Company’s offices are headquartered in the U.S. Please be aware that information you provide to Lokely that it obtains as a result of your use of the Service may be processed and transferred to the U.S. and be subject to U.S. law. The privacy and data protection laws in the U.S. may not be equivalent to such laws in your country of residence. By using the Site, the Service, or by providing Lokely with your information, you consent to this collection, transfer, storage, and processing of information to and in the U.S. Lokely will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that you data is treated securely in accordance with this Policy.
This Policy does not create rights enforceable by third-parties or require disclosure of any personal information relating to Users of the Site Service.
If you have technical problems, questions or other issues related to your use of Lokely, please contact us at info@Lokelyapp.com.
Lokely staff will respond to all requests sent through mail or email from Users interested in knowing more about what personal information is stored on the Lokely database, or if they want their personal information nullified, or have additional questions regarding privacy.
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this Service or Site, or your dealings with this Site, you may contact us at info@Lokelyapp.com.