Last Updated: 17 June 2020
‘Nohuts’ means Nohuts Advertising Limited, whose principal place of business is at Westgate Hills, Montego Bay, Reading PO Box 7009, JMCJS17, St. James, Jamaica WI. Nohuts provides a listing of Jamaican residential and commercial real estate advertisements placed by our customers for viewing with property hunters across the world on our Websites (e.g., www.nohuts.com).
Your Right to Privacy
Types of Information Collected
We collect two kinds of information:
Personal information that you directly provide to us, which includes the data that you supply when you register an account with us; and,
Automatically collected, non-personal information, which includes tracking information gathered as you use the Websites.
We may use this information to help customise your Nohuts experience based on your previous activities on our Websites.
Information You Provide Directly to Us
When you register an account with Nohuts, we ask you to provide a unique email address, first and last name, and password.
Billing and Credit Card Details
When required for advert payments, we may request and store name, address, telephone number, email address and billing information. We do not store credit card numbers except for the last 4 digits. This information will only be shared with third parties who perform tasks required to complete the purchase transaction.
Social Media Identities
Emails to Advertisers
You may choose to use our Email Advertisers form to contact property owners, agents or occupiers. We record the information you use to complete the form and share the details with the relevant advertiser.
Emails to Friends
If you choose to use the Emails to Friends functionality on any of our Websites, we will keep a record to help is in assessing the performance of the website.
We will keep a record of all comments and queries received (e.g. in relation to website performance, website functionalities, and suspected fraudulent or misleading property postings) to work on continually improving the service we provide.
Information We Gather Automatically
Information for Service Management and Tracking
We use various technologies to manage the Websites and track use of the content we provide, which may include:
the IP address used when registering and submitting content to the site;
standard web analytics information;
aggregated data about email click-through rates and video viewing; and,
information collected through HTML cookies, Flash cookies, web beacons, and similar technologies.
Non-personal information that we collect using these technologies may be combined with information you provide directly to us.
We may collect non-personal information about the computer, mobile device or other device you use to access our services, such as IP address, geolocation information, unique device identifiers, browser type, browser language and other transactional information.
This information may be used to offer you optimised Nohuts experiences based on your device or location.
Purposes for Which We Gather Your Information
We use the personal and non-personal data gathered from you to do the following:
Provision of services
We may use the information that we collect to fulfill your requests for services and information. For example, we may use your contact information to respond to your customer service requests.
If you are a property advertiser, we may send you information that visitors to any of our Websites have requested we send on to notify you of their interest in a specific property you advertised on the pertinent Website. We may also use the information that we collect to send you other e-mail communications, such as information about your account or changes to the Websites.
We perform statistical analyses of users of the site, and their viewing and participation patterns, for product development purposes and to generally inform advertisers about the nature of our audience. Please note that we do not share contact information with our advertisers.
We may employ third parties to perform site-related services, including database management, maintenance services, analytics, marketing, billing and email distribution. These third parties have access to your information only to perform these tasks on our behalf.
We may also provide non-personal data to third parties, where such information is combined with similar information of other users of our site. For example, we might inform third parties regarding the number of unique users who visit our site, the demographic breakdown of our community users of our site, or the activities that visitors to our site engage in while on our site. The third parties to whom we may provide this information may include, potential or actual advertisers, providers of advertising services (including website tracking services), commercial partners, sponsors, licensees, researchers and other similar parties.
We may use the information that we collect to prevent illegal activities, to enforce the Nohuts Terms of Service, or as otherwise required by law.
We will disclose your personal data if we believe in good faith that we are required to disclose it in order to comply with any applicable law, a summons, a search warrant, a court or regulatory order, or other statutory requirement.
In addition to the uses identified above, we may use the information that we collect for any other purposes disclosed to you at the time we collect your information or pursuant to your consent.
We do not intend to solicit or collect personal information from anyone under the age of 16. If you are under 16 you should not use or enter information on this Site.
You should be aware that where you link to another website from the Websites, that Nohuts has no control over that other website. Nohuts has no responsibility for the privacy practices of other websites.
You should be aware that third parties may independently collect data about you, including your IP address and information about the websites you visit and the links you click, through cookies, clicks on links, or other means when you visit or view ads on the site. Nohuts does not control the privacy practices of these third-party services. In addition, you should note that when you link to another website from the Websites (e.g., to share or recommend the Website content using a social media outlet), that Nohuts has no control over that other website. Nohuts has no responsibility for the privacy practices of other websites.
Use of Technical Information
You can choose to have your device warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. If you turn cookies off, you won't have access to many features that make your website experience more efficient and some of our services will not function properly.
The statistical and analytical information we collect provides us with general and not individually specific information. Nohuts will make no attempt to specifically identify individual users of our website, or to associate any technical information collected with any individual user.
The only cookies we use on the Websites are session cookies, which are stored in your computer's memory for the length of your browsing session. They are inaccessible after each session has been inactive for a time and are automatically deleted from your computer when the browser is closed.
Sale of Business
Your personal data is held on secure servers hosted by Media Temple. The nature of the Internet is such that we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us via the internet. No data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. However, we will take all reasonable steps to put in place commercially reasonable physical, technical and administrative controls to prevent unauthorised access, maintain data accuracy and ensure the appropriate use of information so that your information is protected.
Deleting Personal Data
You can request that your personal data be deleted at any time by requesting that we close it via the Edit Account Settings area after you've logged in. Alternatively, feel free to make the request by contacting us directly via our Contact page.
However, please note that not all your personal data will be removed. Some personal data (e.g., your first name, last name, and email) will only be anonymised (i.e., de-identified) to maintain the usability of the anonymized data for other uses (e.g., data analytics). The anonymisation of your personal data will be completed in a manner to prevent anyone from being able to re-construct your identity from the anonymised data.
In addition, your some of your public data (e.g., property listings) will be retained.
You will not be able to access your account after the deletion process has been completed.
If you have any related questions or concerns, please get in touch with us by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org or in writing to PO Box 7009, Reading, St. James, Jamaica WI.
We will also notify you of any significant or material changes in the way we treat your information by placing a prominent notice on our site or send a notice to the primary email address specified in your account.
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17 June 2020
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