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Privacy Policy



This privacy policy sets out how traveleze uses and protects any information that you provide traveleze when you use this website.

traveleze is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

traveleze may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1st April 2012.

What we collect
We may collect the following information:

We do not collect any financial information. All financial processing is handled securely by either Paypal or Payfast depending on the chosen payment method.

What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:


Information you share on traveleze
The user ID you use to access traveleze (either your facebook or twitter ID) is displayed throughout traveleze and is available to the public, including your username and avatar.
It is associated with all of your activity on traveleze. Any lifts you list will be publically viewable along with their associated information, this includes any feedback you receive or have received from any other users.
Your twitter or facebook avatar image is also used in association with your profile on traveleze.
Your location will also be visible to the extent that you are providing pickup and dropoff locations in your job listing.
If you use your twitter or facebook account to access traveleze, your traveleze activity and associated information can be personally connected to those accounts and related information.
If you access traveleze from a shared computer or a computer in an internet cafe, certain information about you may also be visible to other individuals who use the computer after you.

Security
Your information is stored on our servers in the United Kingdom and is protected via encryption, password and physical security against unauthorised access. We do not store any passwords related to your account, login in to your account is handled via third party API call to facebook or twitter, depending on which you use to login to traveleze.
Third parties may unlawfully attempt to access, intercept or misuse private or public information that they collect from this site.
While we strive very hard to protect your privacy, we do not promise and you should not expect that all your personal or private communications will always remain private.
traveleze enables you to share personal and financial information to complete transactions.
No financial information is stored by us - we redirect you securely to paypal where your transaction is completed.
Who you choose to do business with is your choice and should be considered as an informed decision by first reviewing the available user data and their public profile. Once you choose to do business with someone by making an offer and having it accepted, we provide the other person with your email address and mobile phone number. This information will be visible on traveleze for the duration of the time you do business together, after which it will no longer be visible. We have no control over users of the site making personal note of users contact information.
Any communication with other parties on traveleze is at your own discretion.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please email us. If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.



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