PRIVACY POLICY

Privacy is a critical element of any social media or data aggregating channel, therefore it is our prime responsibility to keep any and all user’s data safe. The Privacy Policy is a part of Terms of Use, and both will play an equal role in maintaining privacy and promoting ethical use of the HungryTripper Social Media platform.

1. INTRODUCTION

THungryTripper is a registered Trademark of Ingeniocrats Private Limited; the website, application, and all social media and other accounts in the name of HungryTripper are held and managed by Ingeniocrats Private Limited. HungryTripper and Ingeniocrats Private Limited can be used interchangeably.

Privacy Policy defines how all the data stored or collected by the HungryTripper platform will be maintained and prioritized in terms of safety, and all the information shared by the users on the platform and through the platform be managed ethically.

2. USAGE AGREEMENT

THIS DOCUMENT FOLLOWS THE GUIDELINES OF THE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ACT, 2000, AND IS CLASSIFIED AS AN ELECTRONIC RECORD. THIS DOCUMENT FOLLOWS THE PROVISIONS OF RULE 3(1) OF THE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (INTERMEDIARIES GUIDELINES) RULES, 2011 THAT REQUIRES PUBLISHING THE RULES AND REGULATIONS, PRIVACY POLICY AND TERMS OF USE FOR ACCESS OR USAGE OF HUNGRYTRIPPER PLATFORM. THIS POLICY IS LEGALLY BINDING AND A USER’S USAGE OF THE HUNGRYTRIPPER SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM IS A FORM OF CONSENT THAT THE POLICY HAS BEEN REVIEWED, ACCEPTED, AND UNDERSTOOD BY THE USER. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THE PRIVACY POLICY THEN PLEASE DO NOT USE THE HUNGRYTRIPPER SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM.

3. INFORMATION COLLECTION

There are multiple layers to the type of information we collect with your consent, and how we share it with any other party, only with your consent. All information types and the layers are explained below:

• PERSONAL INFORMATION

Any information provided by the user to the HungryTripper Social Media Platform that includes, without limitation, a user’s phone number(s), email address(es), financial information (spending pattern, spending amount, salary, bank account, credit card number, debit card number, or any other virtual banking details), password(s), family related information, travel and food preferences, or any other platform related information will be termed as Personal Information.

• NON-PERSONAL INFORMATION

Any given information that does not directly relate to the individual, but includes the information about you, such as the mobile device you use, the unique ID of your computer or mobile device, the type of internet browser you use, the URLs of the previous websites you visited, the operating system of your computer or mobile device, your Internet Service Provider (ISP), your Internet Protocol (IP) address, survey questions, online vendor provided or HungryTripper provided forms filled by the user, will be termed as Non-Personal Information

4. CHANNELS OF INFORMATION COLLECTION

HungryTripper may collect a user’s information:

• From the sign up process through Facebook account or email address.

• When a user participates is online surveys, coupon deals, discounts, quizzes, or competitions.

• When you carry out any kind of financial transaction, excluding PIN numbers, CVC numbers, Account Passwords and Usernames, OTP numbers, Bank Account numbers, credit/debit card numbers, unless anything saved by the user as a part of the secure payment process. HungryTripper will only save financial information that provides the user to complete basic billing purposes, if any, to carry out a repeat transaction on the platform.

• Through cookies to enable further features or simplify experience for the user like, platform usage pattern, login username and password, and certain Personal Information to deliver or suggest relevant content as per user preferences, live real time location, time zone, date, special events, and usage pattern.

• When a user signs up on the HungryTripper Social Media platform (website or mobile application) through any third party or digital advertisement.

• When a user closes the webpage or tab of the HungryTripper website, but does not sign out, and remains in the same browser.

• When a user allows the HungryTripper mobile application or website to access gallery, photos, videos, camera, mic, speaker, contacts, Facebook friends list, LinkedIn contacts, Google contacts, and location.

• When a user accesses or contacts a third party or a vendor through the HungryTripper platform.

• When you use your HungryTripper account information with Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Google Plus, AirBnb, or any other social networking, travel booking, or similar website, to sign into the website or the mobile application or made available to the company by the above mentioned websites and mobile applications.

5. USE OF INFORMATION

Why will HungryTripper collect certain user information, both personal and non-personal, and where will we use it?

• SERVICE RELATED PURPOSE

HungryTripper will use certain user information to enable user’s use of the platform, for providing a user with information about different travel related product, services, and features, for constantly improving travel related suggestions, and provide convenience, and smoother experience, for improving content on the website, and for resolving any glitches, if at all.

• INTERNAL BUSINESS PURPOSE

HungryTripper may use certain non-personal information for data analysis, research, enhancing and improving current features and services, developing new features, general usage trends, offer improved suggestions, and assist vendors.

• REGULATORY OR GOVERNMENT OR LEGAL RELATED PURPOSE

HungryTripper is obligated to share your Personal Information with the centre or state government, or statutory authorities, court of law, or for any other legal purpose; to establish and exercise legal rights and defend against legal claims, or as required by the law. HungryTripper will only share relevant and required information only, and not anything that is not asked for inside the boundaries of legal framework.

• MERCHANT / VENDOR ASSIST

When a user engages with any vendor on the HungryTripper Social Media platform through any means available in the platform, for any purpose, HungryTripper will manage and store that information, for maintaining safety of user and user data, and protect the user against any unlawful or unethical claims by the merchant/vendor. HungryTripper will also use Non-Personal, preference based information of the user to provide merchants / vendors with general usage trends of similar user base, basis preference, time of day, and location of user.

• PAYMENT GATEWAY

Any information asked by the payment gateway to the user is not HungryTripper’s responsibility, and in case of any incorrect or fraudulent usage of such information by the payment gateway or any other party related to the payment gateway, HungryTripper takes no responsibility. Please double check and be self-aware before paying for any service or product on the platform.

• THIRD PARTIES

HungryTripper will share a user’s general usage trend and pattern, brand preferences, location preferences, food preferences, shopping preferences, without giving any personal information about the user to third parties like brands, magazines, advertising agencies etc, for contest, deals, discounts, brand marketing purpose, sponsored advertisement purpose, promotional campaign purpose etc.

6. PROTECTION OF INFORMATION

• HungryTripper has taken adequate measures following industry standards, to protect both personal and non-personal user information, pertaining to, but not limited to, loss, misuse, leak, unauthorized access, unauthorized usage, alteration, and destruction.

• HungryTripper will store all data in password or pin protected servers, which will only be accessible in limited capacity to a few employees, if any, and some consultants on a need-to-know basis.

• HungryTripper uses industry standard encryption technology, which helps to protect user information concerning payments. The encryption is only valid on transactions made on the website or the mobile application, and not through messaging, emails, phone calls, or other means of communication.

• Each user account has standard password protection for safety of personal and non-personal information, and keeping the password safe outside the platform is the user’s sole responsibility. If a user gives their password to any individual/group/third party, HungryTripper holds no responsibility for any misuse of that user’s information.

• HungryTripper uses tracking technology and cookies, including third party tracking services. Tracking technology will be used for accessing user’s location and for intelligent suggestions through location purpose only. Cookies can be turned off or deleted by the user.

7. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

HungryTripper takes no responsibility for breach of policy by any user, or misuse of user information by any third party that receive your information. Also, we hold no responsibility of any kind of information if it is lost or damaged, corrupted, or misused due to a Force Majeure Event; defined as things beyond the control of HungryTripper such as, without limitation, fire, sabotage, explosion, any act of god like earthquake, flood, lightning, or any act of government, military, war, riots, computer hacking, civil disturbances, security breaches, or similar events not within the control of HungryTripper.

8. Opt-out

A user has full options to delete account, unsubscribe the newsletters and promotional mails, unfollow, unfriend, delist from HungryTripper related activities and platform at any given time. In case of deletion of account, a user can continue to store their personal and non-personal information with HungryTripper, in case the user wants to open an account again with again. This information will not be used for any purpose until the time user chooses to open an account again.

9. CHANGES TO THIS POLICY

Privacy Policy can be changed at any point of time in future, each user will be communicated of the change immediately, and will be asked to agree with the changes in the policy, in order to continue their usage of platform.