Updated: November 30th, 2017
Your privacy is extremely important to us.
We will collect personal and non-personal information by lawful and fair means and, where appropriate, with the knowledge or consent of the individual concerned. You can always refuse to supply this information, but in this case you might not be able to have access to all the features of the site.
The collected information is used for several purposes such as: to improve our services, the user experience and the customer service; to administer contests, promotions, surveys or other site features; to send periodic e-mails; and to process transactions. Personal data should be relevant to the purposes for which it is to be used, and, to the extent necessary for those purposes, should be accurate, complete, and up-to-date. Part of the information you provide will be available to other members using the service as part of your public profile.
We can disclose personal information to our service providers (e.g. credit card processing companies or billing services) if it’s necessary or appropriate in order to provide services on our website. Our service providers are legally required to protect the personal information. We will only share this information with outside parties to the extent necessary to complete a specific task (e.g. finalize a purchase order).
We don’t sell or rent your personal information to third parties for marketing purposes without your express permission or consent. In some cases, we might disclose to third-party advertisers certain aggregated information in an anonymized manner that does not have personal references of an identifiable user, in order to create better marketing and promotional activities for certain categories of users.
In special cases, we may disclose personal information about members or regarding the usage of our website, for any reason if, in our sole discretion, we believe that it is reasonable in order to comply with regulations or legal requests; to identify, or bring legal action against someone who is violating the website policies; to protect our members; to address any potential fraud, security or technical issues; or to protect our website’s rights and property.
We use "cookies" to collect, store, and track information in order to make your online experience better and more personalized; and for statistical purposes, to improve the products and services we provide. Cookies may record information that you access on our webpages in order to simplify your future interactions with the website, or to streamline your transactions on related webpages. Cookies make it easier for you to navigate the website’s pages and to complete transactions. We, or an advertiser, may use a cookie to save your profile settings and provide personalized content or ads. These cookies do not contain personal information.
Our website is designed for adults and should not be used by people under the age of 18. We ask those who are under the age of 18 not to use our services and not to provide any information to us.
We will protect personal information by using reasonable security safeguards and standard procedures against loss or theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification. We make our best efforts to help ensure a secure experience for you. Nevertheless, we cannot guarantee 100% security of our systems, therefore you assume the risk of potential breaches, and accept the fact that we are not responsible for these breaches to the extent that they occur despite our reasonable security efforts.
All the information that you disclose in the public areas of the website becomes available for the members of the website, therefore please do not post and share any information that you do not wish other members to know. Moreover, some of the media content that you share may be publicly available to HedonCity guests, not only members, on other pages of the website. You are the sole responsible for the content that you share.
We will only retain personal information for as long as necessary in order to provide you our services. We will make readily available to you information about our policies and practices relating to the management of personal information. You have the right to ask in writing what personal information do we have about you, as well as how we collect, use or disclose this information. We note that we may not be able to provide you with all of the information you request, depending on the circumstances.
We are committed to providing our services in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained. We reserve the right to revise, amend, or modify this policy and our other policies and agreements at any time and in any manner, and you can observe if any change has been made by checking the date of last the last update.
All media (images and videos) uploaded to HedonCity.com should be treated the same as media uploads on public internet websites. While our privacy features offer a good protection, they are not infallible. For example, a user who once had access to any of your media items may have downloaded them, in which case they will continue to have access to your image / video, regardless of your future actions on the website. You are solely responsible for the media uploaded to HedonCity.com and we cannot be held liable for the consequences that may occur.