explains our data collection, use, and disclosure practices.
This policy covers how Bahaso treats personal information that Bahaso collects and receives from you.
Bahaso provides its service (the "Service") to you subject to the Terms of Service, the Paid Services Terms and the
continued use of the Service or the Site after any such changes have been made constitutes your acceptance of the
in the Terms of Service or the Paid Services Terms.
- INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE
When you register for a Bahaso account, Bahaso collects personal information such as your username, email
address, birth date, gender, spoken and studied languages and any other personal or preference information
that you enter into the Service, as well as your profile picture.
Bahaso will use your personal information for the following general purposes: (i) to provide you with
Services; (ii) to respond to your questions and comments; (iii) to communicate with you via regular mail and
email (or other electronic means) about the Service; for (iv) statistical purposes and (v) otherwise as
described to you at the point of collection.
In carrying out services on the Bahaso platform, Bahaso can provide and/or process and/or transfer User data and information either independently or in collaboration with Bahaso affiliates and/or third-party data processing service providers and/or third-party payment service providers who have to cooperate with Bahaso for administrative purposes and/or research and/or product offerings and/or to improve services to Users in accordance to operate the Bahaso platform.
When you use the Service, you may set up your personal profile, form relationships, send messages, perform
searches and queries, enrol in events and courses, and transmit information through various channels. Bahaso
stores and collects this information so that Bahaso can provide you with the Service and offer personalised
Bahaso also receives and records information from your computer and browser, including your IP address,
cookie information, software and hardware attributes, and the pages you request, whether or not you register
for an account. Bahaso uses such information to customise the advertising and Content you see, fulfil your
requests for products and services, improve our Service, contact you, conduct research, and provide
anonymous reporting for internal purposes and for external clients such as advertisers.
If you choose to use our invitation service to tell a friend about our site, we will ask you for your
friend's email address. We will automatically send your friend an email inviting him or her to visit the
site. Bahaso may attempt to send invitations more than once. Bahaso stores this information to send such
emails, to register a friend connection if your invitation is accepted, and to track the success of our
referral programme. Your friend may contact us at email@example.com to request that we remove this information
from our database.
Please note that if you enter payment details into the Service when purchasing a Paid Service (including any
Premium Membership), Bahaso itself does not receive or store such payment information, as such information
is received, stored and used by our payment service providers for the purpose of completing the
You can opt out of email communication initiated by Bahaso including newsletters, email notifications and
progress reports, in your Settings on the Site.
- STORAGE OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA
We store your personal information only on secure servers that are held in secure facilities in the
Indonesia and have up-to-date firewall protection.
The data that we collect from you may be transferred to and stored and/or processed by staff who work for us
or for one of our suppliers. Such staff maybe engaged in, among other things, the processing of your payment
details and the provision of support services. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer,
storing or processing. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated
We will only retain your personal information for as long as we need to in order to fulfil the purposes set
A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier that is sent to your
browser from a website's computers and stored on your computer's hard drive. You can configure your browser
to accept all cookies, reject all cookies or notify you when a cookie is set. If you want to delete any
cookies that are already on your computer, please refer to the instructions for your browser to locate the
file or directory that stores cookies. If you reject all cookies, you may not be able to use some features
of the Service.
Bahaso lets other entities that show advertisements or provide services on some of our web pages set and
access their cookies on your computer. Other entities' use of their cookies is subject to their own privacy
policies, and not this policy. Advertisers or other entities do not have access to Bahaso's cookies.
- DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
We display your Profile information (except for your email address and password) to people browsing for
friends, and to support other Site functions. Bahaso does not rent, sell, or share personal information
about you with third parties except to provide products or services you've requested, when we have your
permission, or in the following circumstances.
Where Bahaso is responding to a subpoena, court order, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or to defend ourselves against legal claims;
where Bahaso believes it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of Bahaso's Terms of Service, or as otherwise required by law;
Please remember that whenever you disclose personal information online, that information can be collected and used by others. By posting personal information online that is publicly accessible, you may receive unsolicited messages from other parties as a result.
We may also disclose your personal information to any member of our group, which means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries (as defined in section 1159 of the UK Companies Act 2006, now and in the future).
- THIRD PARTY ADVERTISING
Bahaso displays targeted advertisements based on personal information. Advertisers may assume that people who interact with, view, or click targeted ads meet the relevant targeting criteria (for example, men ages 18-24 from a particular geographic area). Bahaso does not provide any personal information to the advertiser when you interact with or view a targeted ad. However, by interacting with or viewing an ad you are consenting to the possibility that the advertiser will make the assumption that you meet the targeting criteria used to display the ad. We may also carry out targeted advertising to you on behalf of one or more third parties, but in doing so we will not share your email address or other personal information with such third parties.
- CONFIDENTIALITY AND SECURITY
We shall take measures to protect personal data using reasonable and industry standard security safeguards against loss or theft, as well as unauthorised access, disclosure, copying, improper use or modification.
Bahaso limits access to personal information about you to employees who Bahaso reasonably believes need to come into contact with that information, to provide products or the Service to you, or in order to do their jobs.
Bahaso has physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with regulations to protect personal information about you. However, data transmissions over the internet cannot be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Consequently, Bahaso cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to Bahaso. In particular, by accessing and using the Service, you do so at your sole risk and you are responsible for restricting access to your computer and ensuring that your computer is free from all types of malicious code, spyware, viruses, Trojans, etc. that may track any data you enter into the Service, including e-mail address, and payment related information. We are not responsible for any loss or damage arising from the user’s failure to comply with this paragraph.
However, when you pay for a Paid Service, Bahaso uses secure payment service providers to make sure that your payments are secure.
- THIRD PARTY WEBSITES
- CONTACTING BAHASO
You may obtain a copy of the personal information about you that you provide through the Site or otherwise request that Bahaso updates, makes changes or deletes personal information by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.