What is Privacy?
Use and Disclosure
Quality of Data
Access and Correction
Onward transfers of Personal Information
Sharing of Information
Newsletters and Service Updates
Surveys and Contests
Here's a quick summary of the updates:
How we treat your personal data.
You will find answers to what personal data we collect when you Login into your account on www. freeroem.com, why we need it, how we protect it, and how you can remove it.
More control over your information.
We make it easy for you to control the information you provide us. Our policy explains how you can make choices about your information, and how we keep your information secure.
We hope these changes will make it more transparant for you why request and how we treat your data while you travel and communicate in a secure and safe environment. Thanks for being part of our community!
The Freeroam Team
Information privacy is about giving individuals certain control over when, how and to what extent information about themselves is communicated to others.
Freeroam.com will collect personally identifiable information from you that is necessary for the purposes of supplying to you the services you subscribe for, such as name, postal address, email address, and telephone number. Freeroam.com may also automatically collect your travel location based on the cell tower locations used to transmit your mobile phone call or local country access numbers dialed to use your phonecard.
The website and the services are not intended for use by children. Freeroam.com will not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from users under the age of 13.
Freeroam.com will use your personally identifiable information for customer service, to provide you with information that you may request, and to customize your experience on the website or with the services. Your personally identifiable information is used by Freeroam.com to respond to your requests, process your transactions, tailor offerings to you, and for general internal business purposes.
Freeroam.com will use your financial information to bill you for products or otherwise process your transactions. By making a purchase on the website or using the services, you consent to Freeroam.com providing your financial information to its service providers and to such third parties as it determines is necessary to process your transactions. These third parties may include the payment company, the credit card companies and banking institutions used to process the transaction.
Freeroam.com and ekit.com may use your travel location information to create service to you. Freeroam.com may include your geographic location (city and country), the daily weather, local time, relevant stock images, whether your Freeroam mobile phone is on or off, and ways to contact you.
Unless you tell Freeroam.com and ekit.com not to, Freeroam.com and ekit.com may use your personally identifiable information to contact you with information it thinks you would be interested in. If you do not want to receive this information, indicate that Freeroam.com may not do so at the point where you give Freeroam.com your personally identifiable information. If you change your mind later, email Freeroam.com at firstname.lastname@example.org. Email messages will also provide you with an opportunity to opt-out of receiving this information. Please note that changes to your preferences may not be effective immediately.
If Freeroam.com is sold to, or merges with, another company, or declares bankruptcy, some or all of the information collected from you may be transferred to a third party as a result of the transfer of assets. freeroam.com may also disclose your information when Freeroam.com determines it is necessary to comply with applicable laws or protect the interests or safety of Freeroam.com, ekit.com or other website or service users.
Freeroam.com will take reasonable steps to ensure that the information we collect from you, use or disclose is accurate, complete and up-to-date.
Freeroam.com will take all reasonable steps to ensure that the personal information we hold about you is protected from misuse and loss or from unauthorized access, modification, or disclosure.
For more information about this read Freeroam.com's Security Overview.
Freeroam.com will also take reasonable steps to destroy or de-identify your personal information with a maximum of 12 months after ending the term of use or when it is no longer needed.
Freeroam.com will be always be open and honest about the way in which we manage personal information.
Wherever possible, Freeroam.com will let you see the information we hold about you and correct it if it is wrong. You can do so by clicking on Account details after logging onto the website with your e-mail address and your own created password.
Freeroam.com is committed to allowing our customers to conduct their activities through any of the services we provide without being required to identify themselves.
In some circumstances, such as providing us with credit card details, we obviously cannot deal with you anonymously. However, unless there are good practical or legal reasons that require you to be identified, we will give you the option of operating anonymously or pseudo-anonymously.
Except as provided herein, Freeroam.com will not provide your personal information to any other person unless we ask you and you agree, or unless we are forced to do so by law.
Freeroam.com will not collect or use information about your racial or ethnic origin, political views, religious or philosophical beliefs, membership, details about your health or sex life, or any other information considered sensitive.
Freroam.com may automatically collect non-personal information about you. This includes the type of Internet Browser and IP address you use and the site which linked you to the Freeroam.com website. This information is used to assist Freeroam.com in providing you with an effective website. Freeroam.com uses non-personally identifiable information for internal purposes and to help us interact with visitors to the website. We may also share non-personally identifiable information in the aggregate form with third parties to illustrate trends and patterns. You cannot be personally identified from this information.
Freeroam.com may share aggregated demographic information with our partners. This information is not linked to any personal information that can identify any individual person.
At times Freeroam.com may partner with another party or use a third-party contractor to provide specific services on its behalf, such as authorization of credit card transactions and delivery of orders, and may share your information with these contractors for those limited purposes. When you use these services you will provide your name and other contact information that is necessary for the third party to provide these services. These parties are not allowed to use personally identifiable information except for the purpose of providing these services.
A cookie is a piece of data temporarily stored on the user's hard drive containing information about the user. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information while on our site. The cookie helps the user to save time. For instance, by setting a cookie on our site, you do not have to log in using your e-mail address and your own created password, more than once during each visit, thereby saving time while on our site.
We will use your Freeroam email address, and alternate email address where supplied, to send Freeroam newsletters, promotions and feature updates. If at any time you wish to unsubscribe to newsletters you can do so by adressing email@example.com. Your Freeroam email address might also be sent to competitions, promotions or surveys from Freeroam.com partners.
At times Freeroam.com requests information from users through surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and the user therefore has a choice whether or not to disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and shipping address), demographic information (such as country of abode, age level), and opinions. Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this service.
This web site may contain links to other sites. Please be aware that Freeroam.com and ekit.com are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this web site.
The website and services may make available to its users chat rooms, forums, message boards, and/or other community functions. Remember that any information you disclose in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal, financial or other information.
If you use community functions you use them at your own risk.
If you have enquiries or wish to provide feedback about this policy, please email support@Freeroam.com