Privacy Policy

INTRODUCTION

VERTCH takes your privacy seriously. We may periodically update this policy, as well as our Terms & Conditions of Service. We will however endeavour to notify you via email when this occurs, as well as keep you up to date with news and improvements to VERTCH. You are advised to read and review this policy carefully.

There are many different ways for you to use our services – to search for and share information, to communicate with other people or to create new content.

Our Privacy Policy details how we treat your information and how we share the information given to us. By using VERTCH and providing information, you consent to the collection, storage, and usage of your information by VERTCH.

VERIFYING, UPDATING & AMENDING PERSONAL INFORMATION

Should your personal information change, you can correct or update this information instantly by editing your member profile at any time. You can always delete your profile yourself at any time. You may however send an email from your registered email address to holla@vertch.com to have your personal information and account deleted.

Your membership and personal details will be removed within 5 days from receipt of the e-mail. Guest Users or Visitors who visit our site for information or to use our services are also bound by the terms and condition of service, the VERTCH Code as well as our privacy policy. We will however not retain any information that you give to us except and until you register or subscribe yourself to our service by setting up a profile for yourself.

ACCOUNT & SOCIAL MEDIA INTEGRATION

VERTCH uses Twitter, Facebook and your email, to uniquely identify you, to create a profile on our service, and to help connect you with your friends’ profiles. If you sign up through creating an account or log in through external services such as Twitter or Facebook, you will be prompted to authorize our service to access certain information from these external accounts.

We cannot read any information that you do not specifically grant us permission to access. We store copies of some of this information on our servers, including but not limited to: your full name; your Facebook username; your Twitter username; and your email address. We shall never post content to external services without your permission. We may occasionally send you an e-mail to keep you updated on improvements to VERTCH. All emails sent will provide an option to opt-out of future emails.

BROWSER INFORMATION

To measure usage and improve the service, we collect browser information from users, including: the Internet Protocol (IP) address of the user’s computer; the referring URL, if any; the browser software user agent (the brand and version of your web browsing software). This information may be stored both on servers hosted by VERTCH as well as the servers of third-party analytics providers.

We may also under obligation or court order give this browser information to law enforcement agencies if and when required for investigation purposes.

CONVERSATIONS

While conversations and comments are posted on VERTCH, Users must comply with our VERTCH CODE, any personal information posted by a user in a comment is public information and not the responsibility of VERTCH.

QUESTIONS

If you have any questions about our privacy policy, don’t hesitate to contact us at: holla@vertch.com.