Privacy Policy

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This page will help you understand what information Expat Media might collect about you and how this information will be used. The terms and conditions cover Expat Media’s current and future online and mobile websites, platforms, services, applications and networks owned and operated by Expat Media. It also relates to our use of any personal information you provide to us by phone, SMS, email, correspondence and in person, and covers information you submit to us about other people.

By using any of Expat Media’s services, content, photos or videos, you accept and agree to be bound and comply with the terms and conditions in this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, you should not access or use the site.

The Expat Media website may contain hyperlinks to websites owned and operated by third parties. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for the privacy practices of such third party websites and your use of such websites is at your own risk.Your

Information we collect. When you participate, access or sign up to any of Expat Media’s services we may receive personal information about you, such as your name, email address, residential address, contact number or date of birth. We may also use third party service providers to get or analyze your personal information. Expat Media also uses cookies, share buttons and similar technologies and collects IP addresses and other information when you use any of Expat Media’s online services.

When you engage with our content on or through social media services or other third party platforms or applications, you may allow us to have access to your personal information, such as your name, email address, gender, photo and birthday, including your list of connections.

How we use information. We will use your personal information to provide you with more customized service and to deal with your requests, enquiries or complaints.

Information about your IP address will help us track where you are accessing the service, and will be used for research and analysis purposes so that we can improve the services offered, provide you with a most user-friendly navigation experience, or customize marketing and advertising features.

Expat Media uses a cookie (internal or provided by a third party) in order to record information about your online preferences and allow us to tailor our websites to your interests. Cookies are downloaded to your device each time you visit any Expat Media website or browse a page.

Embedded “share” buttons on Expat Media website pages allow you to share content on social networks. When you click on one of these buttons, a cookie may be set by the service you have chosen to share content through. Expat Media is not responsible for the dissemination of these cookies.

Should you post offensive or inappropriate content on Expat Media online and mobile websites and its social media platforms, Expat Media may use your personal information to contact you. Where Expat Media reasonably believes you have breached applicable laws, it may also share your information to relevant third parties such as your employer, school, or law enforcement agencies.

Expat Media may contact you in relation to any service, activity or online content you have signed up for or accessed, or in relation to any information, comment or complaint you make about Expat Media products or services. Expat Media may also invite you to participate in surveys about its services and for other marketing purposes.

Your information will be kept confidential, except where Expat Media is required or permitted by law to share this information. Expat Media may also share your information internally and across its current and future commercial subsidiaries, networks, service providers or partners that we have engaged to perform business-related functions on our behalf.

You consent to the data collection, use, disclosure and storage practices described in this privacy policy when you use any of our services, including when you access any content or videos on Expat Media sites.

Modifications. Expat Media may modify the Privacy Policy, or any part thereof at any time. These modifications, additions or deletions will be effective immediately upon posting. By using the site, you accept and agree to such modifications.

This Privacy Policy was updated on March 28, 2016.

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