This Privacy Notice explains-:
The type of personal information about you which is processed by Local-Helper.com when you use the Local-Helper.com Services and/or the Local-Helper.com Websites;
How Local-Helper.com processes the personal information about you when you use the Local-Helper.com Services and the Local-Helper.com Websites;
The purposes for which Local-Helper.com collects and processes your personal information;
Your right to access and correct your personal information;
The class of third parties to which Local-Helper.com may disclose your personal information to;
How Local-Helper.com safeguards the confidentiality and security of your personal information.
If you do not wish to accept the new Terms you should not continue to use the Local-Helper.com Services and/or the Local-Helper.com Websites. If you continue to use the Local-Helper.com Services and/or the Local-Helper.com Websites after the date on which the changes comes into effect, your use of the Local-Helper.com Services and/or the Local-Helper.com Websites indicates your agreement to be bound by the new Terms.
In this Privacy Notice:-
“Local-Helper.com Profile” means the profile created by users of the Local-Helper.com Websites that may include personal information, resume and photo.
“personal information” is data that can be used to identify an individual.
“processing” includes but is not limited to collecting, holding, storing, recording, organizing, adapting, using, disclosing, correcting, destructing.
COLLECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
When you register for the Local-Helper.com Services
Each time when you register with Local-Helper.com for any of the Local-Helper.com Services, you will be asked to provide certain personal information about yourself in order to create a Local-Helper.com account.
The personal information collected during the registration process includes but is not limited to your email address, name, nationality, country of residence.
Whenever the personal information requested by Local-Helper.com is marked as “Required Field”, you must provide and agree to the processing of this personal information by Local-Helper.com. If you do not agree to provide this personal information and/or not agree to us processing it in the manner set out in this Privacy Notice, then Local-Helper.com will be unable to provide the relevant services to you and your application for such services will be rejected.
From your use of the Local-Helper.com Services and/or the Local-Helper.com Websites
We collect personal information directly from you when you choose to engage any of the Local-Helper.com Services and/or to use the Local-Helper.com Websites. The following are examples of personal information Local-Helper.com may collect directly from you:-
Date of birth;
Telephone number or mobile number;
Personal interests and preferences;
Other information associated with a resume for job applications
If you wish to stop Local-Helper.com from processing this type of personal information about you, Local-Helper.com will no longer be able to provide the relevant services to you.
When you visit the Local-Helper.com Websites
When you visit any Local-Helper.com Websites our web servers automatically collect information about your visit to these websites, including your Internet Protocol (IP) address, the time, date and duration of your visit. Your IP address is a unique identifier for your computer or other access device
Local-Helper.com may track your visits to any Local-Helper.com Websites by placing a “cookie” on your computer or other access device when you enter. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or other access device by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more effectively, as well as to provide information to the owners of the websites.
Cookies allow Local-Helper.com to save preferences for you so that you will not have to re-enter them the next time you visit. Cookies also help Local-Helper.com collect anonymous click stream data for tracking user trends and patterns. Local-Helper.com may use the anonymous click stream data to help the Advertiser to deliver better-targeted advertisements.
You can remove cookies by following directions provided in your internet browser’s “help” file. You should understand that areas of certain websites will not function properly if you set your internet browser to not accept cookies.
Local-Helper.com also uses clear gifs in its HTML-based emails in order to find out which emails have been opened by the recipients. This allows Local-Helper.com to gauge the effectiveness of certain communications and the effectiveness of its marketing campaigns.
PURPOSES OF COLLECTING AND USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
The purposes for which Local-Helper.com processes your personal information are as follows:-
To verify your identity;
To provide the Local-Helper.com Services which you have requested;
To administer and manage the Local-Helper.com Services provided to you;
To contact you in respect of Local-Helper.com Services;
To facilitate the provision to you of tailored educational offerings and improve your career prospects by supplying your information to employers
To improve placement opportunities for you or for tailoring specific services to you;
To process your order for the Local-Helper.com Services which you have requested;
To investigate and resolve any of the Local-Helper.com Services, complaints or other enquiries that you submit to Local-Helper.com regarding Local-Helper.com Services;
To manage staff training and quality assurance;
To monitor and improve the performance of the Local-Helper.com Websites and the Local-Helper.com Services;
To maintain and develop the Local-Helper.com Websites and Local-Helper.com Services;
To gain an understanding of your information and communication needs in order for Local-Helper.com to enhance and customize the Local-Helper.com Services;
To conduct research and development and statistical analysis in connection with the Local-Helper.com Services to identify trends and develop new services that reflect your interests;
To assist Local-Helper.com in understanding your browsing preferences on the Local-Helper.com Websites so that Local-Helper.com can tailor content accordingly;
To detect and prevent fraudulent activity.
You are not able to limit the processing of your personal information for the purposes set out in Clause 2.1 above. If you do not consent to Local-Helper.com processing your personal information for the said purposes, you must terminate your relevant agreement with Local-Helper.com for the Local-Helper.com Services and stop using the Local-Helper.com Websites.
In addition, Local-Helper.com may use your personal information for the following purposes:-
To promote and market to you:
Other Local-Helper.com Services; or
Services of third parties which Local-Helper.com thinks may be of interest of you;
To send you seasonal greeting messages and/or message informing you of a critical performance error in the Local-Helper.com Websites and/or the Local-Helper.com Services.
To send you tips, advice and survey information to maximize your career development including but not limited to using the Local-Helper.com Services and/or the Local-Helper.com Websites.
Local-Helper.com gives you the option of putting your Local-Helper.com Profile in the Local-Helper.com Resume Database provided that you use Local-Helper.com’s preset format for uploading your information.
Local-Helper.com uses its best effort to restrict access to the Local-Helper.com Resume Database only to those who have subscribed to the Local-Helper.com Services, these parties may retain a copy of your Local-Helper.com Profile in their own files or databases.
Local-Helper.com will take reasonable steps to ensure that parties other than those mentioned above will not, without Local-Helper.com’s consent, gain access to the Local-Helper.com Resume Database. However, Local-Helper.com is not responsible for the retention, use or privacy of Local-Helper.com Profile by any third parties.
CHOICE AND ACCESS OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
You may have different privacy concerns. Local-Helper.com’s goal is to be clear of what information it collects, so that you can make meaningful choices about how it is used. For example:-
You may view, edit or delete your personal information and preferences at any time.
You may choose not to receive any marketing materials from Local-Helper.com;
You can delete your Local-Helper.com account at any time in which event Local-Helper.com will remove all access to your account, resume and Local-Helper.com Profile in the database. The deletion of your MyLocal-Helper.com account does not affect Local-Helper.com Profile that you had already sent to Employers or were previously downloaded by Employers or Advertisers.
RETENTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Local-Helper.com will retain your personal information for the period necessary to fulfill the purposes set out in Clause 2 above and any legal or business purposes.
SECURITY OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Local-Helper.com is committed to keeping personal information secure. Local-Helper.com has appropriate technical, administrative and physical procedures in place to protect personal information from loss, theft and misuse, as well as against unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction.
No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can contact us here.
TO WHOM PERSONAL INFORMATION IS DISCLOSED
Personal information mentioned in Clause 1 above may be disclosed to the classes of third parties as follows in order for Local-Helper.com to effectively manage its business including to render the Local-Helper.com Services to you to achieve the purposes described in Clause 2:-
Third parties contracted by Local-Helper.com to assist Local-Helper.com in delivering all or part of the Local-Helper.com Services to you, including without limitation, to the following:-
Online advertising services;
Maintenance and repair services; and
Market research and website usage analysis services.
Strategic partners that work with Local-Helper.com to provide the Local-Helper.com Services or that help market and promote Local-Helper.com Services and/or Local-Helper.com Websites;
Where you log in to a Local-Helper.com Website using Facebook Connect – your Facebook friends who have also logged in in to our site using Facebook Connect;
Regulatory bodies, governmental bodies or other authorities if required or authorized to do so to discharge any regulatory function, under any law or in relation to any order or judgment of a court;
Regulatory bodies, governmental bodies or other authorities for the purpose of detection or prevention of crime, illegal/unlawful activities or fraud or for the apprehension or prosecution of offenders, or for an investigation relating to any of these;
Any party involved in or related to a legal proceeding (or prospective legal proceeding), for purposes of the legal proceedings;
Local-Helper.com’s professional advisors on a need to know basis for the purpose of those advisors providing advice to Local-Helper.com;
Any third party which acquires all or part of the assets or business of Local-Helper.com (including accounts and trade receivables) for the purpose of that third party continuing to provide all or that part of the Local-Helper.com Services which it acquired; and
Otherwise permitted under any data protection legislation.
YOUR OBLIGATIONS REGARDING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
You are responsible for providing accurate, not misleading, complete and up-to-date information to Local-Helper.com about yourself and any other person whose personal information you provide us and for updating this personal information as and when it becomes inaccurate, misleading, incomplete and out-of-date by contacting Local-Helper.com or by updating your profile on the website.
TRANSFER OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION OUTSIDE OF YOUR LOCAL JURISDICTION
It may be necessary for Local-Helper.com to transfer your personal information outside of your local jurisdiction if any of Local-Helper.com’s service providers or strategic partners (“overseas entities”) is involved in providing part of the Local-Helper.com Services.
Local-Helper.com Websites that may contain links to third party sites.
You can login to our site using sign-in services such as Facebook Connect. This service will authenticate your identity and provide you the option to share certain personal information with us such as your name and email address to pre-populate our sign-up form. Services like Facebook Connect give you the option to post information about your activities on this website to your profile page to share with others within your network.
Where you use Facebook Connect to log in to our site you consent to Local-Helper.com displaying your name, employer, job title and Facebook profile picture to your Facebook friends who have also logged in to Local-Helper.com using Facebook Connect. You can unlink your Facebook and Local-Helper.com accounts at any time.
In using the Local-Helper.com Services and/or the Local-Helper.com Websites, you consent to the collections and use of the personal information by Local-Helper.com in the ways described hereinabove (which may change from time to time) unless and until you inform Local-Helper.com to the contrary here.
If you still have questions about this Privacy Notice, please visit Help or Frequently Asked Questions on the Local-Helper.com Websites. Local-Helper.com requests your name, phone number, email address and comments so that Local-Helper.com may respond to your concerns effectively and works to improve the Local-Helper.com Services and/or Local-Helper.com Websites.