This document states how we, Freelance Yard (hereby referred to as “The Yard”) use the personal information you provide while using our services which include but not exclusive to our website (will be referred to later as “the platform”). Carefully read this policy before using our services, as by showcasing, applying or using the platform, you agree to the terms regarding the use and transfer of your information which is mentioned in this policy.
Information we collect about you
When using our platform, we collect personal information that defines your identity and location (this might include email address, mobile number, landline number, address, geolocation, professional background, former experiences,..etc.), which are provided voluntarily by the user upon request to guarantee delivering our services in the most satisfying way possible. We can also collect information regarding the usage of our platform via cookies (as it will be explained throughout the next sector). Your personal information can also be provided through (but not exclusive to) customers’ surveys, subscription to the newsletters, creating a new account and sending us an inquiry through the platform.
Our platform does not collect sensitive information about you.
To know all about cookies, including what they are, their settings and how to manage or delete them, kindly visit www.allaboutcookies.org
Storage and security of customers’ information
The Yard offers all possible endeavors to assure the security of your information and guarantee its safety from misuse, loss, unauthorized access, modification or disclosure. In order to use the offered services through our platform, you use a password-encrypted account which is set by the user, you’re responsible to keep the confidentiality of this password. We recommend not sharing it with anyone. Please contact us immediately if you’re certain or you suspect there has been any unauthorised use of your personal information in connection with our platform.
How will we use your information?
In order to deliver our showcasing, job-posting, educational and networking services that we offer through our platform properly, we may share your personal information specifically your name, address, mobile number and portfolio with our accounts, prospects or potential partners to sustain the offered values through the Yard.
The Yard can also use the information provided on the platform for advertising purposes to inform you with the latest updates about the platform itself, services we offer or the events we know you might be interested in.
The Yard may share your information with third parties providing services for you to be able to use our functions and services like processing payments, debt collection, research, statistical information advertising and direct or indirect marketing.
If at any stage you would like to unsubscribe from receiving promotional communications from the Yard or don’t want part or all of your personal information to be shared with other parties, kindly email us on [email protected] and we will get back to you with confirmation for your esteemed request. If by any chance it takes longer than expected, don’t hesitate to contact us again.
Kindly note that by prohibiting the sharing of your information with some parties may limit our ability to provide our service in the desired level of satisfaction.
The Yard has the right to share your information if it’s acquired by law, if it is reasonably necessary in its opinion to protect its rights or property or any third party, or to avoid harm to any person.
In case of selling the company or merging with another entity, part or all of your personal information may be shared with a third party.
Access to your information
The Yard will do the best of efforts to keep your information secured, updated, complete and not misleading. In case you would like to access the information we hold about you or would like to have a copy of it, kindly email us on: [email protected], and we will get back to you to confirm your identity and then comply to your esteemed request.
In accordance to local legislations, kindly note that the Yard holds the right to charge a nominal fee for the compliance to this request.
You may contact us if you want to complete or correct some of your personal information which is outdated or to request the deletion of your information, by emailing us as well and we will comply accordingly.
Kindly note that the deletion of your account does not mean the deletion of your information and if you want the deletion of your information you have to follow the mentioned steps.
Please consider that the deletion of your information means that you will no longer be able to use the services offered by the Yard.
For further comments, inquiries and requests related to the use of your information, kindly contact us via email on: [email protected]