About OFW Dating and the Information We Collect From You
Ofwdating is an online network, providing useful tools and building communities and relationships for the benefit of Overseas Filipino Workers. In general, we ask you to provide personal information, such as your name, email address, birth date, etc, in our registration form. The information you furnish to our website are the only ones we use. NONE of the personally identifiable information can be accessed or used by the public to identify you or any of the site Members.
Use of Your Information
We internally use the personally identifiable information of our users to carry out the following:
Disclosure of Your Information
We do not sell or disclose any of your personally identifiable information with others, except for the entities or situations indicated below:
Your Use of Others' Information
In respect to our commitment to protecting our users' privacy, we do not tolerate our Members from using, assigning or transferring other members' information to another person or entity.
How You Access and Update Your Information
We pursue to ensure that the information we have about our members are accurate, complete and up to date. Hence, if you are a registered member of ofwdating.com, you can review and update your personal information from our database by logging into your personal account and by clicking account settings. You may also close your account at any time by following the instructions provided in your account settings. Once your account is closed, you will not be able to sign in to our website or access the personal information you have provided to us. However, you may open a new, separate account or re−activate your previous account, following the instructions that we will give to you.
Ofwdating.com may retain some of the information associated with your account even if you have already closed it. The information we retain may be used for future reference, record keeping, analytical purposes, prevent fraud, collect fees owed, and take actions to protect the privacy and integrity of our website as well as our registered members.
Your Choices About Collection and Use of Your Information
You may opt not to provide certain information to us. However, doing so may result for you not to be able to fully access some of our site's features because such information may be required to become a registered member, avail products or services found on the site; participate in contests; ask questions or make other transactions with us.
If at any time you decide not to receive any commercial or promotional emails from ofwdating.com, you may do the necessary changes on your account by visiting the “account settings” page of your profile. In any commercial email that we send you, you have the option to opt out of receiving such messages in the future. It may take us up to 10 days to process your opt-out request. Even if you have opted out from receiving commercial or promotional messages from us, we may still send you other types of transactional and relationship email communications like announcements, administrative notices or surveys, which you cannot opt-out from.
Take note that modifying the information on your account or choosing to opt out of receiving promotional or commercial messages will only affect future activities or communications coming from ofwdating.com. If, for instance, we have already shared you information to a third party before you have made modifications on your account information, you will have to directly deal with the third party if you decide to change your preferences concerning receipt of email communications from them.
You may notify us if there are information that you do not want to be shared with other parties or our affiliates for direct marketing purposes by visiting your profile's account settings page after you have registered.
How We Protect Your Information
We take all the necessary measures to protect your personal information against unauthorized access and disclosure. As we are committed to privacy, we want all our members to feel confident using ofwdating.com while transacting or engaging with other members. However, we do believe that there is no such thing as a completely secured system. Thus, although we take all the appropriate security measures to safeguard your information, we do not promise nor should you expect that your information, searches and other communication will always remain secure. As such, we are also asking our members to take caution with how and whom they disclose their personal information. You are requested not to send your personal information through unsecured email.
Information You Provide Yourself While Using Ofwdating.com
While using ofwdating.com, you may find areas on the website where you can post information about yourself, communicate with others or upload content such as images. Such postings are governed by our Terms of Service.
Take note that whenever you voluntarily disclose personal information on our publicly−viewable pages, those postings may appear on other websites, may appear on results of searches related to your postings, and can be collected and used by others. For instance, if you publicly post your email address, you may receive unsolicited messages from third parties. Please note that we do not have a control over who reads your posts and what others might do with the information you have voluntarily posted. Thus, we encourage all our members to exercise caution whenever disclosing their personal information.
Privacy of Children
As stated in our Terms of Service, ofwdating.com is strictly for individuals age 18 and above although it is a general audience website. We do not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13.