We take your data privacy seriously. This policy explains what information we collect, why we collect it and how we use that information. We store user or your information securely and will never share it with anyone. You can change your preferences at any time.
https://findit.lk or “FINDIT” or “we” are the administrator of our websites, mobile applications which collect information in order to provide better services to all of our users or you. This may include some information that can identify you, but that is not sensitive. This policy aims to help you understand the terms and conditions that govern the collection and use of such information.
All data is kept on a secure server and is managed.
This policy applies to: https://findit.lk hereinafter referred to as “Website”.
“Website” or “Platform” shall mean and include https://findit.lk, permitted mobile application, any successor website/applications, any website of the FINDIT’s affiliates or any other channel facilitated and permitted by the FINDIT.
www.findit.lk is all about discovering new things around you. We want to be your daily partner in your life’s new adventures. FindiI is the biggest online hub in Sri Lanka that lets you discover the latest deals, events, offers, and promotions across the country. With FindiI, you can find the best facilities a place has to offer, ranging across a wide variety of domains from movies to furniture. Whether it’s a small business or a large one, FindiI is a one-stop destination that provides an effective digital platform for promoting your business.
Personally identifiable information
When you subscribe to receive our news updates, event invitations, and other emails, you will be asked for basic personal information that helps to identify you such as your name, email address, organizational affiliation and country of residence. If you apply for a job at FINDIT, you will be asked to provide information typically found in a curriculum vitae.
We collect only the personal data from you in order to provide you with the service you requested. Your personal data will be kept with us until you unsubscribe from our mailing list.
At any time, you can opt out of receiving emails from us clicking the ‘Unsubscribe’ link at the bottom of all of our emails, or by contacting us at [email protected]. You can also request to have your personal data modified or deleted.
Non-personally identifiable information
When you access the Website for general browsing, we do not collect any personal information from you. The only information we collect is Internet Protocol (IP) address, browser type, operating system, the files you download, the pages you visit, and the dates/times of those visits. These do not specifically identify you. The information is used only for website traffic analysis in order to improve our websites, and we treat it confidentially.
In addition, We also records your IP address, which is the Internet address of your computer, and information such as your browser type and operating system. This information helps us learn about the geographical distribution of our website visitors and the technology they use to access the Website.
For example, our photo and video competitions allow a specific IP address to vote only once. This helps us ensure that our competitions are fair and that every competitor gets an equal chance. Another example is the publication download paywall, which uses your IP address to track our publication dissemination.
If you share our content on Facebook, Twitter or other social media accounts, we may track what content you share. This helps us improve our social media outreach.
We do not use your personal data with any third party that intends to use it for direct marketing purposes, unless you have provided specific consent in relation to this.
The website may share your personal data with third parties for other purposes, but only in the following circumstances:
I. With your consent
We will share personal data with third parties outside of the website when we have your consent to do so. We require explicit opt-in consent for the sharing of any sensitive personal information.
II. For legitimate interests
We will share personal data based on legitimate interests as, for example, when you register for one of our events, except where such interests are overridden by your interests or fundamental rights, in which case we will request your explicit consent.
III. For processing of website’s offices in other regions
IV. For external processing (service providers)
We may engage service providers, agents or contractors to provide services on our behalf, including to administer Website and services available to you. These third parties may come to access or otherwise process your personal data in the course of providing these services.
The website requires such third parties, who may be based outside the country from which you have accessed the Website or service, to comply with all relevant data protection laws and security requirements in relation to your personal data, usually by way of a written agreement.
V. Compliance with laws
We will share personal data with third parties outside of the Website if we have a good-faith belief that access, use, preservation or disclosure of the personal data is reasonably necessary to:
We do not store your personal data on your mobile device or computer. We store all your personal information - including your primary information and other personal information- on secure servers.
Where you have chosen a password that enables you to access certain parts of our App, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share the password with anyone.
Your data may be processed or stored outside the country, but always in accordance with data protection law, including mechanisms to lawfully transfer data across borders, and subject to strict safeguards.
As indicated above, whenever we rely on your consent to process your personal Information, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time by accessing the privacy settings in the Website or mobile application.
You also have specific rights to:
A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. In general, cookies have two main purposes: to improve your browsing experience by remembering your actions and preferences, and to help us analyze our website traffic.
List category of cookies used in https://findit.lk/site. For example:
If you sign in to https://findit.lk, cookies help us show users the right information and personalise the experience to the users.
c) Performance, Analytics, Research & Advertising
Cookies help us learn how well our site and web products perform in different locations. We also use these to understand, improve, and research products, features, and services, including when you access this site https://findit.lk/ from other websites, applications, or devices such as your work computer or your mobile device. We also use third party cookies to improve and personalize our marketing messages/communications with you.
You are always free to delete cookies that are already on your computer through your browser settings, and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being added to your computer. However, this may prevent you from using certain features on the Website.