Budget Contacts sells non-prescription colored contact lenses. Budget Contacts also maintains their IOS app and website (www.budgetcontacts.com). Budget Contacts has a strong commitment to protecting personal privacy. We will respect privacy principles regarding the personal information that you provide. The purpose of this Privacy Statement is to tell you what information we gather on Budget Contacts, how we use the information, and how we protect your privacy.
Budget Contacts is not responsible for the practices individuals and companies that operate third-party websites, mobile apps, or app stores. Any link to those third-party products and services on the Budget Contacts App or website does not constitute our sponsorship of, or affiliation with, these individuals or companies.
How do we collect your Personal Information?
Budget Contacts collects the following categories of information from Mobile App Users, and Website Visitors:
Information We Collect from You Directly
If you provide us feedback or contact us via e-mail, we will collect your name and e-mail address, as well as any other content included in the e-mail, in order to send you a reply.
We may allow you to register with us using your email address or through a social networking site such as Facebook. Depending on how you choose to register, we may collect and store your email address and/or Facebook access token. We may also link your email address or Facebook access token to a unique identifier that we associate with your mobile device. When you register with us and sign in to our services, you are not anonymous to us.
When you use our App, we may collect the following information about your device:
- an unique identification number that we assign to your device or mobile app;
- platform type and version (i.e., iOS version 4.0);
- hardware and processor type;
- screen resolution;
- version of the app;
- human readable hardware name;
- session ID (a randomly generated ID created for each App session);
- session length;
- time stamp;
- country; and
- IP address
Information Obtained from Linked Social Networking Sites
When you register a Budget Contacts account using a social network such as Facebook or Twitter, you allow us to access certain information from your profile for that site. The information that you allow us to access may vary by social network and may be affected by the privacy settings that you and your friends have enabled. For example, depending on the social network and your settings, we may be able to access some or all of the following information:
- your user name;
- your Facebook or Twitter User ID number;
- your profile picture URL;
- your list of friends;
- your gender;
- your birthday or age;
- your physical location and the location of your device;
- your occupation and education;
- your interests and group affiliations;
- your posts;
- email addresses and other contact information that is associated with your profile;
- your session key; and
- timestamps related to your usage of the site.
Budget Contacts may store and combine information that we access about you through linked social networks with the unique identifier that we associate with your mobile device, as well as other information that we collect about you or your use of our products and services.
App Usage Information
We may collect information about your use of our Budget Contacts App, including the date and number of times that you launched the App, the screens that you viewed, and any third-party apps that you selected for installation. We also collect information about the session ID, user ID (if logged in to Budget Contacts), and session length.
We may also collect information about your usage of third-party Apps that we promote in our Mobile App. For example, we may collect data that confirms whether you downloaded and installed apps that you discovered through the use of our Mobile App.
Third Party Tools
The only way we learn or collect Personal Information online is if a visitor chooses to provide us with that information. For example, when you choose to sign up or update your profile information, your name, email address, birthday, social network information and other information that you have shared will be collected.
Location Services & Others
Our applications use your location to offer you some features, including tips from participating local businesses, and may share this information with select partners.
We collect certain information from your mobile device, including but not limited to the following:
- Location Information that allows us to periodically determine your location, including your location relative to and within third party merchant locations.
- Device and Usage Information that may include (i) information specific to your mobile device (e.g., make, model, operating system, device identifier and similar information); (ii) information about your use of features, functions, or notifications on the device; and (iii) signal strength relating to WiFi of Bluetooth functionality, temperature, battery level, and similar technical data.
We may collect this information even if you are not logged in to the application.
You should be able to adjust the settings on your iOS mobile device to prevent our collection of Location Information by disabling the location services feature on your device.
How do we use personal information?
Budget Contacts may use the information that we collect in the following ways: We use the Personal Information you submitted to us so that we can enhance our products and services. We would use the email address you provided to us for replying to your feedback and inquiries. We may use device-specific information to select appropriate art for the screen resolution, to make your experience more interesting or relevant.
We also use the information to: Operate and improve our services; Provide user and other support, including to our third-party business partners; and; Carry out other purposes that are disclosed to you and to which you consent.
Do we disclose your information to third-parties?
We share the information we collect with third-party business partners who commit to comply with applicable laws concerning their usage of the information. Our third-party business partners may use the information either for themselves or on behalf of their own business partners to:
- Operate and improve their services;
- Provide you with advertisements and information for products and services or send you other notifications based on variables such as your location, and assess your level of engagement with them; and
- Carry out other purposes that are disclosed to you and to which you consent
How do we ensure that your information with us is secured?
The security of your personal information is very important to us. We have implemented and we follow appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect against unauthorized access to and unlawful interception of your personal information. However, no App nor Website can fully eliminate security risks. Therefore, we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information.
Who do I ask for additional questions?
Budget Contacts values the users of our Apps and Websites and the services offered on it. We recognize that you may have concerns about our collection, use, and disclosure of your personally identifiable information. For that reason, we have provided the above information to you. Your privacy is very important to us, and we will strive to address your concerns.
This Privacy Statement may change as will continually improve on protecting your privacy. By using any Budget Contacts App or Website, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Statement.
You can contact Budget Contacts at any time at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like Budget Contacts to delete your record and any associated data, other than data about you that is anonymous.
We do not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to register. If you are under 13, please do not attempt to register or send any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, or email address. No one under the age of 13 may provide any personal information. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under the age of 13, please contact us at email@example.com .