Privacy Policy

Mermaids (“Mermaids”, “we”, and “us”) values the privacy of its users ( “you”, “your”), demonstrated through the details of our commitment to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Policy describes what information is collected, how it is used, and with whom it is shared. Our Privacy Policy also provides details about the choices you have about those uses and disclosures. You are encouraged to read this Privacy Policy carefully when using our application, services, or conducting business with us. Your use of this application, our website, or other online service we own constitutes acceptance of our practices as described in this Privacy Policy.

Information we collect

We may collect personal information, user data, and other information. The personal information we collect is individually identifiable information that allows us to determine the actual identity of a specific living person. User data includes information, comments, and/or content, including, but not limited to, photographs, video, profile, lifestyle, ethnic origin, nationality, religion, and/or sexual orientation. By providing user data to us, you consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of this data as permitted by privacy laws. Geolocation information may also be collected with your consent. Personal information may be collected through a website, application, or other online service. Your use of this service authorizes us to gather, parse, and retain data. When your personal information is provided through our app, website, or other service, it may be sent to servers located in The United States and other countries.

How we collect it

When using our app, website, or other service, we use a variety of technologies to automatically collect information from your browser and/or device. This information may include an IP address, device type and ID, browser type and language, the operating system used by your device, access, and the location of your mobile device.

How we use the information we collect

We use the information we collect about you to deliver and improve or product and manage our business; manage your account and provide customer support; communicate with you via email, telephone, and/or mobile devices about products or services that may be of interest to you; enforce or exercise any rights in our Terms of Service; and perform other functions and services described to you at the time of collection.

Data Retention

Your information is kept for only the amount of time it is needed for business purposes and legal compliance. When an account is closed, certain data will be retained for record keeping integrity and to take other actions as permitted by law.

Your choices about the information we collect and use

  • You may choose not to provide certain personal information; however, that may result in you being unable to use our app or other services. Some information is required for you to register as a user in order to use our app, website, or other service.
  • You may receive notifications to your phone or mobile device. These notifications can be disabled by changing the app settings on your mobile device.
  • You can control the information collected by cookies. Cookies can be refused or deleted in your browser settings.

How we protect your personal information

We provide security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access. It is impossible to provide 100 percent security; therefore, we cannot guarantee, nor should you expect that your information will always remain secure. When using our app, website, or other service, be careful with how you handle your personal information. For information on how to protect yourself against identity theft, please read this information on the Federal Trade Commission’s website at https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/

If you have any questions about our Privacy Policy, please contact us.