privacy policy

NYLON SINGAPORE MAGAZINE WEBSITE PRIVACY POLICY

NYLON.COM.SG is published by New Media Investments (Asia) Pte Ltd. This Privacy Policy does not cover information collected on sites linked to from NYLON.COM.SG

This Privacy Policy may be modified from time to time, so check back often. Continued access of NYLON.COM.SG by you will constitute your acceptance of any changes or revisions to the Privacy Policy.

It is the goal of NYLON.COM.SG to bring you information that is tailored to your individual needs and, at the same time, protect your privacy. The following is a summary of the various ways we treat the information you provide us while using our site.

THE TYPE OF INFORMATION NYLON.COM.SG COLLECTS

NYLON.COM.SG may collect personal information with your knowledge and consent. For instance, when you enter a sweepstakes or contest, complete a survey, make a purchase, subscribe to our magazine or newsletter, or register for any portion of our services, you may be asked to provide information such as your email address, name and address or phone number. Optional information such as your age or gender may also be requested.

HOW NYLON.COM.SG USES INFORMATION PROVIDED BY YOU

NYLON.COM.SG uses this information to provide you with the service you have requested. For example, if you subscribe to any of our newspapers, we may use your email address to send you a confirmation notice and your mailing address to send you your newspaper. Similarly, if you enter an online sweepstakes, we will use this information to notify you if you are a winner. We may also use the information to communicate with you about new features, products or services, or to improve the services that we offer by tailoring them to your needs.

NYLON.COM.SG may share the information that you provide to us with carefully selected companies who we think can offer you services and products of interest to you. If you do not wish to receive communications from us, simply follow the unsubscribe instructions contained within the email.

We also allow access to our database by third parties that provide us with services, such as technical maintenance or forums and job search software, but only for the purpose of and to the extent necessary to provide those services. And if you choose to purchase items through features on our site, we may forward your information to third parties for services such as credit card processing and order fulfillment. There are also times when you provide information about yourself to us in areas of the site that are managed or participated in by third parties, such as our auction services or shopping areas. In such cases, the information may be used by us and by such third parties, each pursuant to its own policies. We may also provide your information to our advertisers, so that they can serve ads to you that meet your needs or match your interests. While NYLON.COM.SG will seek to require such third parties to follow appropriate privacy policies and will not authorise them to use this information except for the express purpose for which it is provided, NYLON.COM.SG does not bear any responsibility for any actions or policies of third parties. There may also be occasion when we are legally required to provide access to our database in order to cooperate with police investigations or other legal proceedings. In those instances, the information is provided only for that purpose.

COOKIES

You may have read about “cookies,” nuggets of information that are placed by a Website in a storage place on your own computer. We use cookies to control the display of ads, to track usage patterns on the site, to deliver editorial content, and to record registration and personalisation information. For example, if you register on any part of NYLON.COM.SG, you can opt to save your user name and password on your computer. We can provide this convenience by placing a cookie on your computer.

Our cookies may contain personally identifiable information and such cookies may be shared with our affiliated companies.

Some of our advertisers occasionally serve you cookies as well. We do not have control over cookies placed by advertisers.

If you don’t want cookies, your Web browser likely includes an option that allows you to not accept them. However, if you set your browser to refuse cookies, some portions of NYLON.COM.SG may not function properly.

While your individual information is protected as outlined above, we reserve the right to use aggregated, anonymous data about our users as a group for any business purpose, such as analysing usage trends and seeking compatible advertisers and partners.

IP ADDRESS

Your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address is usually associated with the place from which you enter the Internet, like your Internet Service Provider, your company or your university. We may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, gather broad demographic information, and administer our website.

KIDS AND PARENTS

NYLON.COM.SG is not intended for use by children, especially those under age 13. No one under age 13 is allowed to provide any personal information or use our public discussion areas, forums and chats. Minors between the ages of 13 and 17 must get the permission of their parent(s) or legal guardian(s) before making purchases, including subscriptions, on this site.

If your children disclose information about themselves in our public discussion areas, they may get unsolicited messages from other parties. Accordingly, you should tell them not to do so.

If you’re worried about your children’s activities or their privacy on our site, we encourage you to email us at editorial@nylon.com.sg.

If you have other concerns or questions about any aspect of this policy, you may also email us at the same address. We welcome your feedback. You can also send us regular mail at the following address: New Media Investments (Asia) Pte Ltd, 1008 Toa Payoh North, #04-09/10/11, Singapore 318996.

Privacy Policy Published February 1, 2012