Privacy Policy

This privacy policy pertains to the collection and use of personal information by Business Connect through its online platform.

At Business Connect, we understand and respect your privacy rights, acknowledging your authority to control the collection and usage of your personal information. We value the trust you place in us when providing such information. Unless expressly consented otherwise, the Company will adhere to the principles outlined below.

1. Collection of Information

To avail yourself of our services, you are required to create an account on our platform. During this process, we collect the following information:

  • Your Full Name
  • Account Email Address
  • Encrypted Account Password
  • Optional Profile Picture
  • Optional Text About You

We collect personal information when:

  • You post information on our platform, either directly or through a third party.
  • You log into our platform or submit your personal information.
  • You use our platform, leading to the automatic collection of visit-related data such as IP addresses.

We do not collect credit card details. Information gathered is solely for the operation of the platform and will not be shared, rented, or sold, as specified in our Terms of Business.

2. Third Party Content

We may collect your personal information with your consent from third parties holding information about you. This may include your name, phone number, address, email address, company position/title, and other information provided in your business profile.

3. Cookies

Upon entering our website, we employ cookies to identify your computer to our server. These cookies do not grant access to your computer, store personal details, or retain credit card information. They serve to record your site visit details, aiding us in improving service quality. For further details, refer to our Cookies Policy.

4. Using and Disclosing Your Personal Information

Our intent in collecting your information is to:

  • Enhance your service experience with relevant content and advertising.
  • Create a business information database for use in our online business.

We will not use or disclose your information without consent, except where permitted by law, necessary to provide a requested service, or to protect the rights, property, or safety of our users.

5. Disclosing Information

We may disclose your personal information to the public through our business information database and to related entities and business partners. Information may also be disclosed to service providers, advisers, and entities involved in operating our platform.

6. Marketing

We may contact you to:

  • Discuss your business profile or reviews posted on our platform.
  • Provide updates about our platform.
  • Share information about products or services you may find of interest.

If you wish to stop receiving promotional information, contact us to be removed from our mailing list.

7. Access to the Information We Hold

You can request access to your personal information by contacting us. We will provide access unless legally prohibited. You may also request changes or deletion of inaccurate or outdated information.

8. Third Party Websites

Links on our platform may lead to websites not operated by us. We are not responsible for the conduct of these businesses. Prior to disclosing personal information on other websites, review their Terms and Conditions/Privacy Policy.

9. Changes to this Privacy Policy

We may update this policy and will notify you of significant changes through the email address specified in your account or by placing a notice on our site.

For any questions regarding this Privacy Policy or our handling of your personal information, please Contact Us.