Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy formulated by Squrl™ (also referred to as “SqurlAway”, “Squrl”, “we”, “us”, “our”, “the site”) establishes what information we collect from the user (also referred to as “you”, “your”) and how we use this information. The Privacy Policy is an integral component of our Terms & Conditions, and as such, applies to the user in the framework of the Terms & Conditions. If you do not agree with both the Privacy Policy and the Terms & Conditions in their entirety, do not use SqurlAway or the Squrl iOS app.

We may make modifications to our Privacy Policy over time, in which case the modification date will be indicated at the top of the Privacy Policy page. For this reason, you are encouraged to check the Privacy Policy page periodically, to remain up to date with the Privacy Policy.

Information We Collect

> When you access SqurlAway or the Squrl iOS app:The moment you go on SqurlAway, or download the Squrl app, we collect your IP address, geographic location (based on the IP address), browser type, operating system type, and version and language settings.

> When you create an account on SqurlAway or the Squrl iOS app:In addition to the above, we collect further information once you register to our services. These are: your name, email address, username, password, birthday, “about me” and location info, mobile phone device ID. We also collect any other information you voluntarily provide on the site: your styles, selected products, likely items, your followers and those you follow, your groups, your messages and all sets or collections you create.

> When you create an account on SqurlAway, or the Squrl iOS app through another service (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Google+):If you decide to register through Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Google+, we collect that account’s information (including “About” information, friends/followers list, likes, etc.…)

> When you participate in a Contest/Sweepstakes on SqurlAway Squrl iOS app:We collect the information that you provide, required when entering one of our contests or sweepstakes.

> Cookies:“Cookies” (tiny data files transferred to your hard drive) on SqurlAway and the Squrl iOS app serve to collect information, to save your login information for your future uses of SqurlAway and/or the Squrl iOS app (“persistent” cookies), and to activate certain features of Squrl according to your interaction with SqurlAway and/or the Squrl iOS app, as well as to monitor your web traffic routing and aggregate usage on SqurlAway and/or the Squrl iOS app  (“session ID” cookies). These “session ID” cookies are deleted upon logging out of SqurlAway or the Squrl iOS app, and closing your browser or app.

How We Use Information

There are various reasons we may use your information, namely to:

The collected information may be specific or non-specific to the user (with regards to identifying the user), depending on the context for use of the collected information.

How We Share Information

There are various ways we may share your information, namely:

Information used by Third Parties

In some cases, other companies, web beacons and other technologies on SqurlAway and/or the Squrl iOS app may use cookies. They may collect and use information such as IP address, Geolocator, “About” information and user activity; this serves to analyze your use of SqurlAway and/or the Squrl iOS app. Furthermore, the information may be used to provide targeted advertisement. For any questions on targeted advertisement and your options pertaining to it, visit www.aboutads.info/choices.

Your Control Over Information

> Cookies:You can configure your browser to stop accepting cookies or to notify you of accepting cookies before accessing and using SqurlAway and/or the Squrl iOS app. However, not accepting cookies will compromise the full functionality of SqurlAway and/or the Squrl iOS app, and you will not be able to use all of the site’s services.

> Email:You can suspend your reception of Squrl™ email notifications, by unsubscribing from them. To do so, follow instructions in the “preferences” section of your Account Settings.

> Messages:You may restrict your messaging accessibility to those you are following through your account on SqurlAway and/or the Squrl iOS app.

> De-Linking Account:You may de-link your Squrl™ account from your account on another service (such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+). This is done in your account settings.

> Modifying Information:You may change, update or remove information in your account by editing your account on SqurlAway and/or the Squrl iOS app or contacting us at info@squrl.com. Removing all your information may result in de-activation of your account. We may hold on to certain information, for analytics, business purposes, legal requirements, and other regular functions in our practices.

 

Security Of Your Information

While we take up commercially reasonable measures to protect the information you provided on SqurlAway and/or the Squrl iOS app, we cannot ensure that your information will not be accessed, altered, published or destroyed by unauthorized persons. We provide no warranty over your information and the protection thereof.

International Transfer

Your information may be transferred on computers under a different governmental and legal jurisdiction from your own. All information provided on SqurlAway and/or the Squrl iOS app will be processed in abidance to United States law. By agreeing to the Privacy Policy, the Terms & Conditions and creating an account on SqurlAway and/or the Squrl iOS app, you agree to this transfer of your information.

Children under 13

SqurlAway and/or the Squrl iOS app may not be used by children under 13 (in accordance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998), and we thus do not knowingly collect information from children under 13. If you know of any case of children under 13 using SqurlAway and/or the Squrl iOS app, please notify us at info@squrl.com.

Further Inquiries

For any further information or inquiries regarding our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us at info@squrl.com