THIRD PARTY LINKS
We have no control over the contents and procedures of any third party sites or resources, and Feelings Link accepts no responsibility for them, including (but not restricted to) the third party website’s amenability to any applicable laws or regulations.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
We expressly disclaim all and any liability and responsibility for user conduct on Feelings Link, and explicitly disclaim any liability for user uploaded Content.
To the fullest extent allowed by law, Feelings Link expressly excludes all conditions, guarantees, warranties and any other term(s) which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.
We exclude any liability incurred by users arising from their use of Feelings Link, its services or these terms and conditions of use, including without limitation for any charges, claims, damages, demands, liabilities, expenses or losses of whatever nature whether direct or indirect, incidental or special, exemplary, disciplinary or resulting damages (including negligence), loss of data, loss of use, loss caused by an electronic or computer virus, loss of profit or income, damage to or loss of property, misused office or management time, breach of contract and/or claims of third parties or other losses of any kind or character, even if Feelings Link has been advised of the possibility of such damages or losses, arising out of or in relation with the use of Feelings Link.
This stated limitation on liability includes, but is not limited to, the communication of any disabling virus or device that may infect your equipment, failure or mechanical or electrical equipment or communication lines, unauthorized access, telephone or other interconnect problems, operator errors, bodily injury (other than caused by our negligence), property damage, theft, strikes or other labor problems or any other unforeseen causes in connection with Feelings Link including without restriction, any liability for loss of income or revenue, loss of contracts or profits, loss of anticipated savings, loss of business, loss of data, loss of goodwill, misuses management or office time and any other loss or damage of any kind, arising in whatever way and whether caused by tort (including, but not restricted to, negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable whether arising directly or indirectly.
Nothing in these Terms limits or excludes our liability for any liability which cannot be limited or excluded by law or personal injury or death caused by our proven negligence.
Should we get sued as a result of your use of Feelings Link, we have the right to settle or defend the relevant claim as we in our sole discretion deem fit. You hereby agree to fully co-operate with us in our defence of any such claim in a reasonable manner as required by us.
You agree to shield, indemnify and hold Feelings Link (and its officers, managers, personnel, agents, agents and licensors) innocent against any and all claims, expenses and fees (including but not restricted to legal fees), and damages in connection to your use of the website, your upload f any content to the website or your conduct other than in accordance with these Terms.
Feelings Link retains the right to negotiate, settle, and pay all and any Claims or causes of action brought against us without your prior consent.
MISCELLANEOUSStandard clauses: We have taken reasonable steps to make sure that the information on Feelings Link is current, available, correct and complete. You however acknowledge and agree that we provide that information on an "as is and as available" basis. Feelings Link gives and makes no warranty or representation of any type about the information contained on Feelings Link, whether express or implied. You use Feelings Link and its content at your sole risk. Feelings Link cannot be held responsible for any loss emerging from the transmission, utilization of information, or erroneous Content posted by clients. You are charged with the responsibility of taking all necessary precautions in ensuring that any material you may get from Feelings Link is free of viruses and/or other harmful components.
You acknowledge that Feelings Link may not be provided continuously or blunder free, that mistakes may not be rectified or that Feelings Link, or the server that makes it accessible, are free of infections or bugs, spyware, Trojan stallions or any comparable pernicious programming. Feelings Link will not be held responsible for any harm to your computer hardware, computer software, or other equipment or technology including, but without restriction harm from any security breach or from any tampering, virus, bugs, fraud, error, interruption, omission, defect, delay in transmission or operation, network failure or any other technical or other breakdown.
Entire agreement: This agreement represents the complete agreement between the user and Feelings Link and supersedes all preceding agreements, arrangements and representations between both parties whether oral or written. Nothing in this clause shall limit or exclude any liability for fraudulent misrepresentation.
Unenforceability: : If any provision of this agreement is held by any capable US court or authority to be invalid, illegal or otherwise unenforceable in part or fully, the validity of the other provisions of this agreement and the remainder of the affected term shall be unaffected and shall remain effective while the defective term shall be severed and deleted from the terms.
Waivers: No delay or failure by Feelings Link in exercising any right, privilege or power under these Terms shall be taken as a waiver of such right or an acceptance of any variation of these Terms.
Third parties: Nothing in these Terms shall confer or attempt to confer on any other third party, any benefit or the right to enforce any term of the Terms and the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 shall not apply to the Terms.
Changes: : Feelings Link has the exclusive right and may exercise such at any time to adjust these terms and conditions without prior notice to users. We ask that you check back on this page occasionally for amendments and changes to the terms and conditions. Your use of the website after any modification and change represents your acceptance of the changes. We will deem any use of this website in any manner as an acceptance of this agreement.
This English version shall prevail should there be an inconsistency between this English language version and any other language copies of these Terms and Conditions of use.
The information that we collect
How we collect your information
How we use your information
Who we share your information with
How you can access and update your information
How we protect your information
FEELINGS LINK USERS AND VISITORS TO THE WEBSITEThe information collected by Feelings Link when you join its social community: Feelings Link is designed to be a meeting place for adults over the age of 18, and we provide its service by operating a social network website offering users the chance to connect to our international community of users.
To become a part of the Feelings Link network, you must complete our online registration process, where we request that you furnish us with data about you such as your name, your email address, your date of birth, your location, and your gender. Additionally, you may provide other insights about yourself but these are optional. Since you control your user profile, you may access these personal details through your "Profile" page, which allows you to update or correct (other than sex and email address) your data at any time whatsoever by simply signing into Feelings Link.
We will automatically track specific information such as your IP and email addresses once you have created a Profile on the website. We may occasionally allow our employees to use the product for testing and user engagement purposes.
Because we want to be doubly sure that you are not a robot, for safety and security reasons, and to ensure that you have the best possible user experience on Feelings Link, we may require you to verify your account and may ask for your telephone number. Feelings Link does not gather phone numbers for marketing purposes, but rather to ensure that you are an actual human being.
Information collected by Feelings Link about under aged persons: To be able to use our website and/or register for our services, you must be at least 18 years old, or the legal age in the country in which you reside. This means that you must be able to form and enter into legally binding contracts. Thus, we will never knowingly collect any information about minors or from anyone under the age of majority. Feelings Link will never knowingly market its services to children and minors under the age of 18. Thus, we ask that you do not submit any information to us if you are under 18. In the event that we later get to know that someone under the age of 18 registered with us and provided us with private information, we will take immediate steps to terminate such a registration and delete the affected individual’s Profile information from Feelings Link. We may retain offenders’ email and IP addresses to ensure such minors don’t try to circumvent our rules by creating a new Profile.
Does Feelings Link collect visitors’ private information: Feelings Link does not collect any personal information about visitors to our website. We will however place session ID cookies on visitors’ computer when they visit our website without becoming members. To better understand this and cookies in general, please refer to the “How does Feelings Link collect information” section below.
What does Feelings Link do with your information: Feelings Link is intended to make it simple for you to discover, interface and interact with other Feelings Link users by posting information about yourself. As with other social media sites, you should assume that anything you post or upload will be publicly visible and available, both by other Feelings Link users and non-users of the website. For instance, to make it les difficult to find other Feelings Link users and connect with them, we have enabled you to share other users' profiles on Facebook. You may however turn off this feature in your settings at any time. You can likewise use our electronic messaging system, which allows you to interact by way of communication with other users. We ask that you think carefully about the information you disclose about yourself, and suggest you follow our Guidelines and Safety Tips. We discourage users from putting email addresses, full names or addresses, instant messaging details, URLs, phone numbers, national identity numbers, credit card details, drivers’ licence details and other delicate information in your Profile which may be open to misuse and abuse.
We ask that you exercise caution in posting your sensitive details on your Profile such as health details and your religious affiliation. While you may willingly provide us with this information when you create your Profile, including your ethnic background and sexual preferences, there is no obligation to do so. We ask that you keep in mind that the video clips or pictures that you post on Feelings Link may reveal these kinds of sensitive personal data. When you upload and choose to reveal sensitive information about yourself, you are unequivocally consenting to Feelings Link’s processing of your information and making this public to other users.
The amount and quality of personal information you share when you post information about yourself or use the messaging section, is at your own risk. We reserve the right to terminate your account if you post anything that is inconsistent with our Terms and Conditions of Use.
Information collected by Feelings Link through the mobile app: Feelings Link provides users the opportunity to stay in touch with contacts and friends made no matter the user’s location. You can do this by using your cell phone or by downloading an application to your desktop that allows you to share your location with other users. Whether you use your mobile or the desktop App, we will collect information about Wi-Fi access points and other location information about your latitude and longitude. This helps us identify your physical location so that it can be displayed and shared with other members choosing to view “nearby” posts.
We use third parties to provide data on which the location information on Feelings Link is based. When doing so, we receive and use data of the third parties’ users, and we share data with the third party for use by the third party for its own purposes.
If you want to keep your location private, do not download the desktop App or use your mobile device when you are online on Feelings Link. You can turn off your location services if you have enabled it before by quitting application on the desktop; going to settings and turning off location services on the IPhone App; and going to profile and turning on ‘privacy’ on Android.
Information collected when using Feelings Link’s premium services: When you use Feelings Link’s premium features, we will collect financial information about you that is necessary to process your payments according to your chosen payment method. You acknowledge and agree that we do not store any credit card or other payment card details. You also understand that our payment service providers may collect and store your payment card details, as they are approved to do so by relevant regulatory bodies.
When you play games on Feelings Link, we will gather certain specialized information about your mobile device or computer system as well as statistical data about how you play our games. We use this data to improve our website and our games, for increased user satisfaction.
Feelings Link’s collection of personal information from other sites, such as Facebook: : If you are a registered user on one of our partner websites, such as Facebook, your Profile will be available to and accessible by all users of the Feelings Link social network whether through our website or through our partners’ websites.
When you register with a Feelings Link partner, you are also giving providing them with personal information, so we prescribe that you read their privacy policies as well because Feelings Link does not control how they use their information.
If you are a registered user on one of our partner websites, such as Facebook, or you have confirmed your account through a partner website, we may connect your Feelings Link profile with your profile on such a partner website. We may do this through new applications and products that we introduce from time to time, and this may include new products powered by our group companies.
In the case that you verify your account through a partner website but do not want to link your Feelings Link profile to that partner website’s profile, go to the “Verifications” section of your profile page and click on “forget this account”.
In the case that you created a Feelings Link profile through a partner website but do not want to link your Feelings Link profile to that partner website’s profile, Feelings Link cannot amend these settings. You must visit the application settings on such a partner website profile and follow the instructions to remove the Feelings Link access permissions.
Feelings Link’s collection of other personal information: In the event that you contact our Customer Support team by means of Feedback page, we will obtain your email address, and may track your IP address and the information sent us by you to help resolve your question(s). We will keep records of our communications with you, including any objections that we get from you about other Feelings Link users (and from other users about you).
Will Feelings Link contact you: We offer you the opportunity to receive emails from Feelings Link about new message notifications or other purposes related to the use of the website. You can activate this feature by visiting your “Settings” page.
Other ways in which Feelings Link may use user’s personal information: We may use material and content that you post on the open access areas of Feelings Link for the purposes of advertising and placing promotional materials on our partner websites and partner products. We believe that these uses allows Feelings Link to improve our site and better custom make your online experience to meet your needs. We may also use your personal information to troubleshoot problems, resolve disputes, and enforce our Terms and Conditions of Use.
Feelings Link’s cookies use: Feelings Link collects information by placing cookies on your mobile or computer. A cookie is a bit of text stored on computers or mobile phones by your web browser. They are primarily tools that store information about your website visits, remembers you and your inclinations each time you visit Feelings Link, and guarantees site functionality and enables us to provide the services our users request.
When you visit the publicly accessible areas of Feelings Link, we will place a session ID cookie on your computer that lasts for the duration of that visit only. We additionally put persistent cookies (or local storage devices) on personal computers, so that Feelings Link recollects them and makes your login experience easier and faster. We may also use persistent tracking cookies on your mobile device, but primarily for security protection purposes, such as to prevent scammers, phishers, unauthorized login attempts, and to help you gain access your hacked account. We do not use any information while you are logged off.
You may set your mobile settings and your browser to block both cookies and local storage devices, but you may not be able to access the full features that Feelings Link offers if you do so.
Cookies that are stringently necessary to provide the services and products you have asked for;
Cookies related to Feelings Link’s site performance, such as analytics that assist us in determining how our website is performing and ensuring a smooth experience for our users and visitors;
Cookies related to the functionality of Feelings Link’s site, such as recollecting your predilections at login or your favored language or allowing you to have conversations, add photos and instant message Feelings Link members ; and
Third parties cookies that also have an import on functionality and that you ask for via social plugins, links to other social networks or viewing of videos.
Feelings Link’s employs cookies and local shared devices so that we know your identity, and what intrigues you so that you can do the things online that enjoy such as chatting with new people, sharing your content and buying Super Powers with the knowledge that your data will be secure. Find below a clarification on Feelings Link’s cookie functions and why they’re used.
We may also use persistent cookies, which helps to ensure that we have identified the same device as logging into the correct account. These types of cookies also helps Feelings Link with its anti-spam measures and may help to prevent scammers, phishers, and unauthorized log -in attempts to user account and accessing any hacked accounts.
In some cases, the site feature chosen may allow a third party to place cookies or local storage devices on users’ computer. Feelings Link recommends that you read the privacy policies of such a third party, as that third party website is responsible for how they process their data. Third parties who place cookies on your device when you use Feelings Link include, and we have included a link to their privacy policies:
Twitter, https://twitter.com/privacy Facebook, http://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/your-info-on-other#socialplugin YouTube, http://www.google.co.uk/intl/en/policies/privacy/ AddThis, http://www.addthis.com/privacy
Performance: We use these cookies and local storage devices to make sure that our users have the best possible experience when online at Feelings Link, such as assisting with your navigation of our website, ensuring that pages load up quickly and respond faster to your requests.
FRIENDS AND OTHER FEELINGS LINK USERSInformation seen by others when you put them on Feelings Link: To guarantee you get the chance to meet as many people as is possible on Feelings Link, other users will be able to see your user name and any information that you post on your Profile, including photographs in the event that you select the 'Any users' access setting. Therefore, any information you decide to provide should reflect the degree to which you want other Feelings Link members to know about you. You can also choose to restrict the information that other Feelings Link users see by modifying your privacy settings in the “Settings” page.
What you are allowed to do with other user’s personal information: You may only use other users’ information to make new friends and contacts. You under no circumstances must use this information to spam, to harass, for commercial purposes, or to make illegal threats. Feelings Link reserves the right to terminate the accounts of those who misuse other Feelings Link users' information or who otherwise breach the Terms and Conditions of Use.
Other information Feelings Link collects about users’ friends and contacts: You are welcome to invite your friends to join Feelings Link so that they also can enjoy the advantages of meeting new people. To simplify searching and finding friends and colleagues on Feelings Link, users may search for other users by email address. We will send an email invitation from Feelings Link in your name if you want to invite your contacts and friends to Feelings Link. Alternatively, you can send an SMS from your Android or iPhone app to your contacts and friends urging them to sign up to Feelings Link. If any of these targeted individuals do not register within a few days, Feelings Link may periodically send reminder emails to these individuals on your behalf. You can opt to invite all your friends or select only a few. You however must not invite any children to join. It is your responsibility to ensure that your friend has consented to receiving a Feelings Link invite.
THIRD PARTIESFeelings Link and the sale of information to other parties: Feelings Link will never sell your information to third parties. Feelings Link reveals aggregated non-identifying data for promotional and marketing purposes only, meaning that we will never disclose any information that could be used to identify you personally.
Feelings Link and the disclosure of information to other parties: We may share aggregated information with third parties that are service providers to Feelings Link. The type of information we share under this category comprises personal information (but which doesn’t identify you specifically), together with other data including log data with other parties for the purpose of demographic profiling and industry analysis and to deliver focused advertising about other products and services.
Specifically, in connection to focused advertising, we use third-party advertising companies to serve advertisements when you visit our site. These advertising companies may utilize data about your visits to this and other sites so as to provide ads about products and services important to you. If you want to receive more information about this practice and to be knowledgeable about your choices about not having this kind of information used by these companies, please contact us.
If Feelings Link or any of its associates goes through a change of ownership of a business transition, for example, a merger, acquisition by another organization, re-organisation, or the sale of all or a portion of its assets, or in case of administration or insolvency, we may be required to disclose your personal information.
Because Feelings Link wishes to maintain a healthy community, we will cooperate with all third parties to enforce their intellectual property or other rights. We will also collaborate with law enforcement enquiries from your country of residence or from outside of it. This may include revealing your private information to government or law enforcement organizations, or private parties, when we in good faith believe that such a disclosure is authorized by law or when Feelings Link, in its discretion, believes that disclosure is necessary to secure and safeguard its legal rights, or those of a third party and/or in compliance with a court order, judicial proceeding, or legal process served on Feelings Link. In such cases, we may raise or waive any legal objection or right available to us.
STORAGE OF DATAWhere Feelings Link stores personal information: Feelings Link is an international site working through servers situated in various nations around the globe, including the United States. In the event that you live in a country with data protection laws, the storage of your personal data may not furnish you with the same protection that you enjoy in your resident country. By submitting personal information, by opting to upgrade the Feelings Link services that you use, or by using the applications available on Feelings Link, you consent to the transfer of your private information to, and storage and handling of your private information in, any such destinations and countries.
SECURITYHow Feelings Link protects personal information: At www.feelingslink.com, we do our best to safeguard your personal information. To prevent illegal access, ensure proper use of information, and maintain data accuracy, we deploy practical administrative practices and measures that secure and protect your information. Feelings Link however takes no responsibility for any unapproved access or the loss of personal information that is beyond our control, because there is no full guarantee for safety of data transmissions over the Internet.
Helping to keep your information secure: We ask that you help us ensure the security of your information by not disclosing your password to any third parties or sharing it with any third parties. In the case that you lose your password or share it, your personal information may be compromised. In that case, please report it to customer Support through the Feedback page. As an extra precaution, you must immediately change your password through your “Settings” page. Feelings Link cannot be held liable for users’ failure to keep password secure and failure to do so may violate our Terms and Conditions of Use.
USERS’ RIGHTSChanging your Profile: You may review and update/modify your profile information at any time. As a registered user, we ask that you continually update your contact email address and your city, region, and country of residence as they change. You may also login to change your profile, photographs, and videos; and password.
We ask users to promptly update their information if it changes by logging in to their accounts and following the screen prompts. We also encourage you to occasionally change your password to help reduce the danger of unapproved access to your account.
Users in certain jurisdictions are, as per appropriate law, qualified to exercise a right of access to their personal information by requesting a copy of the data we hold about them (for which, where permitted by law, we may charge a little fee). To request for such, you must write to us using our contact form.
Deactivating or deleting Profiles: Users may delete or deactivate their Feelings Link profiles as desired either by sending us a message through the feedback page, or by signing in to their accounts and deleting the profile from the settings page.
If you choose to stop using your account, it will be at first deactivated, meaning that no user will be able to successfully search for you on the site although such users may still see your profile from direct cached links. We save profile information for 30 days after deactivation in the event that you later decide to restore your account. A lot of users deactivate their accounts for temporary reasons and expect us to maintain their private information until they return to Feelings Link. You will therefore be able to restore your account and your profile in its entirety within 30 days of DE-activating it.
Once 30 days expire though, we will permanently delete your account from Feelings Link. As a matter of policy, we delete pictures from our servers within 14 days from the end of the deactivation period while other information like contact history will be deleted over a longer timescale. You should only delete your Feelings Link account if you are sure that you never want to restore it.
To prevent abuse and/or misuse of Feelings Link by a user after termination or deletion of a account, we will retain such information as we deem necessary to ensure that the affected user does not open a new account and set up a new profile in violation of our Terms and Conditions of Use and to ensure submission to all laws and regulations.
Warning: Copies of your information may still be viewable and/or accessible on the Internet even after you delete such from your profile or delete your account, as long as such information had been hitherto shared with others, stored or copied by other users, or to the degree to which such information has been shared with search engines. Feelings Link has no control over this, and thus accepts no liability for this. Third party websites and applications may retain your information to the degree permitted under their terms of service or privacy policies If you have given them access to your personal information.
Deleted and removed information may persist in backup copies for up to 30 days to enable restoration, but will not be available to others in the meantime.
Doing nothing: If you do not login to Feelings Link for a period of three months, we may as part of our data cleansing process remove your Profile. Your Feelings Link account cannot be transferred and any rights to your profile or account contents will be canceled upon your death.
If you have further questions how we collect and use information, please write us through our Contact Us page https://feelingslink.com/Board/ContactUs .