1.1 The Services/Site/Applications obtains the information you provide when you download and register for the Application/Services/Site, including with respect to your user account created via the Site or the Application of Vridhee (“Account”). At the time of registration as also your subsequent access/use of the Site/Application, Vridhee shall collect personally identifiable information about you, including details such as your first and last name, email address, mobile phone number and other contact details, demographic profile (like your age, gender, address, etc.,), as also other information you enter into our system when using the Application/Services/Site, such as while participating in discussions, presentations, etc. and taking tests (including mock tests) and transaction-related information, such as when you make purchases or respond to any offers.
1.2 If you choose to link your social media account with your Account or provide registration/user details of any other website including Government sites, we collect basic information about you from those social media platforms or any other website as mentioned, such as name, age, gender, location, e-mail address, status, etc. In addition to the above, the Application/Site may collect/elicit certain information automatically which shall include, but is not limited to, the type of mobile device you use, the IP address of your mobile device/personal computer, the operating system of your mobile device/personal computer, etc. The information collected may be used for the following, amongst other, purposes:
1.2.1 Providing or making available the Services (including sharing such information with our third-party service providers in connection with the provision of the Services);
1.2.2 Promotional activities;
1.2.3 Such other ancillary purposes as may be determined at our discretion;
1.2.4 Provide, operate, and maintain our website
1.2.5 Improve, personalize, and expand our website
1.2.6 Understand and analyze how you use our website
1.2.7 Develop new products, services, features, and functionality
1.2.8 Communicate with you, either directly or through one of our partners, including for customer service, to provide you with updates and other information relating to the website.
1.2.9 Send you emails
1.2.10 Find and prevent fraud
1.3 We use an outsourced transaction processing company/payment gateway for the purpose of billing you for the goods or services we provide. The said company/gateway may retain, share, store or use your transaction related information for any other purpose.
1.4 By accessing the Application/Site/Services or by registering with us and creating an Account, it is deemed that you have expressly consented to our collection, processing, storing, disclosing and handling of information as set forth in these Terms of Services now and as amended by us. While we shall comply with our obligations under the laws of India (including the Information Technology (Reasonable Security Practices and Procedures and Sensitive Personal Data or Information) Rules, 2011) in the collection, processing, storing, disclosing and handling of such information, please note that all sharing/submission of information by you is at your own risk.
1.5 Another part of our priority is adding protection for children while using the internet. We encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity. Vridhee does not knowingly collect any Personal Identifiable Information from children under the age of 18. If you think that your child provided this kind of information on our website, we strongly encourage you to contact us immediately and we will do our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.
1.6 Any information provided containing any personal data relating to a minor shall be deemed to have been provided with the due consent of such minor’s legal guardian.