Privacy Policy (the "Service"), operated by Internet Website Limited ("LinkUp" or "we"). When you use the Service, we process your Data and other information. "Personal Data" refers to any data that allows us (regardless of whether we do this or not) to identify you (the "User") as a natural person. Your privacy is important to us, and we have prepared this Privacy Policy to explain to you: • What information we collect and why? • How we use and share your information. • How you can access and update that information. By using the Service, you consent to collecting and using your Personal Data and other information as outlined in this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy is incorporated by reference into LinkUp's Terms of Use. Please read this Privacy Policy carefully. Your Information We may generally collect Personal Data, including Sensitive Data and other information. Sensitive Data includes information, comments, or content (e.g., photos, videos, profile, lifestyle) that you optionally provide that may reveal your ethnic origin, nationality, religion, and sexual orientation. By providing Sensitive Data to us, you consent to its collection, Use, and disclosure as permitted by applicable privacy laws. We may also collect your geolocation information with your consent. Using the Service, you authorize us to gather, parse, and retain data related to the Service provision. Information provided by User: • Information that you provide when setting up your profile, including but not limited to registration data, account settings, and content that you add to your profile, such as your address, email address, username, telephone number, photos (including those that have been deleted from your profile), videos and other media files, information about your interests and activities, your gender and age, and other personal characteristics and demographic information. Other data we generate from your Use of the Service include data about pages you visit, interaction with other users, posts you share, and data regarding using the Service functionality. • When you activate paid functions of the services, it means the following: third-party service providers, or we use that data for invoicing, delivery, and payment of our paid functionality. We do not collect or store complete credit card number information; however, we may receive credit card-related information to help process future payments and summary information about transactions that do not include credit card or bank account numbers. Please note that we may store the first six and the last four digits of your credit card number as envisaged by the Payment Card Industry Security Data Standard ("PCI DSS") to help us identify any possible credit card fraud or other illegal behavior. That will help us quickly resolve any issues concerning payment processing, chargebacks, and refunds. Information from other sources: While providing the Service, we use various technical resources that optimize the user experience and the functionality of the Service. The data that we collect by using those technical resources are: • Information collected automatically. We automatically collect information from your browser or device when you visit our Service. This information could include your IP address, device ID and type, browser type and language, the operating system used by your device, access times, your mobile device's geographic location while our application is actively running, and the referring website address. • Cookies, Use of a cookie, and similar data. When you visit our Service, we may assign your device to one or more cookies or other technologies that facilitate personalization to facilitate access to our Service and to personalize your experience. Using a cookie, we also may automatically collect information about your activity on our services, such as the pages you visit, the time and date of your visits, and the links you click. If we advertise, we (or third parties) may use specific data collected on our Service to show LinkUp advertisements on other sites or applications. Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can modify your browser settings to decline cookies. If you choose to decline cookies, please note that you may not be able to sign in or use some of the interactive features offered on our Service. • We may allow third-party partners, including our authorized service providers, analytics providers, advertising companies, and ad networks, to use "cookies" and other similar technologies to collect information about how the Service, advertisements, and email are viewed and accessed. We do not provide any Personal Data to these third parties. This information allows us to learn more about how the Service is used and how to deliver targeted advertisements and gauge their effectiveness. Our partners may also collect information about your online activities over time, on other devices, and other websites or online services when using our partners' services. When they provide such services, they are governed by their privacy policies. Information Use We collect your Data and other information to give every Service user a safe, optimal, and personal experience. We may use the information that we collect for the following purposes: • Manage your account and provide you with customer support. • Perform research and analysis about your Use of, or interest in, our or others' products, services, or content. • Communicate with you via email, postal mail, telephone, and mobile devices about products or services that may interest you. • Develop, display, and track content and advertising tailored to your interests on our Service and other sites, including providing our advertisements to you when you visit other sites. • Website or mobile application analytics. • Enforce or exercise any rights in our Terms of Use. • Perform functions or services as otherwise described to you at the time of collection. Information Sharing We do not share your personal information with others except as indicated in this Privacy Policy. Your profile will be visible to other Service users when you use the Service. Other users will be able to view any information you have provided to us. Notwithstanding anything in this Privacy Policy to the contrary, you understand and agree that we may, in good faith, access, preserve, and disclose any information we have collected about you or that you have submitted: • In response to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish, protect, or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims. • To protect the rights and property of LinkUp, its affiliates, or the public. • If we believe it is necessary to investigate, prevent, or act regarding illegal activities, fraud, or situations involving potential threats to the safety of any person. • If LinkUp is acquired by or merged with another entity (in which case we will require such entity to assume our obligations under this Privacy Policy). • LinkUp may forward any counter-notification you submit according to the Terms of Use and any related communications to third parties. We may anonymize or aggregate data collected through the Service and use and disclose it for any purpose. Third-party websites The Service may contain links to websites operated and maintained by third parties over which we have no control. Privacy policies on such linked sites may be different from our Privacy Policy. You access such linked websites at your own risk. Similarly, the Service may be accessed from third-party websites we do not control. We have no control over the privacy policies of such third websites; therefore, you access such third-party websites at your own risk. Data Storage To provide our products and services, we may send and store your Data outside of the country where you reside or are located. Accordingly, if you live or are located outside of the United States, your personal information may be transferred outside of the country where you reside or are located, including to countries that may not or do not provide the same level of protection for your personal information. We are committed to protecting the privacy and confidentiality of personal data when it is transferred. Data Retention We keep your information only as long as we need it for legitimate business purposes and as permitted by applicable legal requirements. If you close your account, we will retain specific data for analytical purposes and recordkeeping integrity, as well as to prevent fraud, enforce our Terms of Use, take actions we deem necessary to protect the integrity of our Service or our users or take other steps otherwise permitted by law. Also, if certain information has already been provided to third parties as described in this Privacy Policy, retention of that information will be subject to the policies of those third parties. Security We take security measures to help safeguard your personal information from unauthorized access and disclosure. However, no system can be completely secure. Therefore, although we take steps to secure your information, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personal information, chats, or other communications will always remain secure. Users should also take care with how they handle and disclose their data and should avoid sending personal information through insecure email. Privacy Policy Changes We will occasionally update this Privacy Policy to reflect changes in the law, our data collection and use practices, the features of our Service, or advances in technology. We recommend that you check our Service occasionally to inform yourself of any changes in this Privacy Policy or other policies. Your continued Use of the Services following the posting of changes to this policy will mean you consent to and accept those changes. If you disagree with such changes, you can delete your account by following the instructions under Settings. Contacts Email: - Support: PAYMENT RULES To provide you with convenient and continuous Service, LinkUp uses a credit purchase system. Credits allow you to purchase extra services on the website. Your initial subscription will be automatically renewed until you cancel it in Profile Settings or by contacting Customer Support. Your payment will be processed through PayPal ( As mentioned in our Terms Of Use, we reserve the right to change your selected payment packages. As mentioned in our Terms Of Use, we reserve the right to change the costs and terms of services. As our Terms Of Use mentioned, refunds are not provided if the purchase was made using credits. Should this happen, you will have access to np for the prepaid term and be able to enjoy purchased services in full. If you withdraw your funds or attempt to recover your payment to LinkUp in some other way, we reserve the right to annul your profile at our discretion. If LinkUp successfully challenges the claim for an immediate refund and the disputed funds are returned to LinkUp, you won't have the right to reimburse or top-up your account. By paying, you agree to all the Terms mentioned above Of Use and Terms Of Payment.