Privacy Policy

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This Privacy Policy describes how we collect, use, process, and disclose your information, including personal information, in conjunction with your access to and use of the Rank Me One Platform.

If you see an undefined term in this Privacy Policy (such as “Rank Me One Platform”), it has the same definition as in our Terms of Service.

When this policy mentions “Rank Me One,” “we,” “us,” or “our,” it refers to the Rank Me One company that is responsible for your information under this Privacy Policy (the “Data Controller”).

Please see Section 10 for contact details of the Data Controllers.

Definitions

Customer Data” means any Personal Data that Rank Me One processes on behalf of Customer as a Data Processor in the course of providing Services, as more particularly described our DPA.

Data Protection Laws” means all data protection and privacy laws applicable to the processing of Personal Data under this Privacy Policy, Terms of Service, and DPA, including, where applicable, EU Data Protection Law.

Data Controller” means an entity that determines the purposes and means of the processing of Personal Data.

Data Processor” means an entity that processes Personal Data on behalf of a Data Controller.

EEA” means, for the purposes of this Privacy Policy, the European Economic Area, United Kingdom and Switzerland.

Processing” has the meaning given to it in the GDPR and “process” , “processes” and “processed” shall be interpreted accordingly.

Services” means any product or service provided by Rank Me One to Customer pursuant to this Privacy Policy, Terms of Service, and DPA.

  1. Information We Collect

There are three general categories of information we collect.

1.1 Information You Give to Us.

1.1.1 Information that is Necessary for the Use of the Rank Me One Platform.

We ask for and collect the following personal information about you when you use the Rank Me One Platform. This information is necessary for the adequate performance of the contract between you and us and to allow us to comply with our legal obligations. Without it, we may not be able to provide you with all the requested services.

  • Account Information.When you sign up for an Rank Me One Account, we require certain information such as your first name, last name, email address.
  • Communications with Rank Me One and other Users.When you communicate with Rank Me One or use the Rank Me One Platform to communicate with other Users, we collect information about your communication and any information you choose to provide.

1.1.2 Information You Choose to Give Us.

You may choose to provide us with additional personal information in order to obtain a better user experience when using Rank Me One Platform. This additional information will be processed based on your consent.

  • Additional Profile Information. You may choose to provide additional information as part of your Rank Me One profile. Some of this information as indicated in your Account settings is part of your personal profile page, and will be visible to other users or team members within your Account.
  • Other Information.You may otherwise choose to provide us information when you fill in a form, conduct a search, update or add information to your Rank Me One Account, respond to surveys, post to community forums, participate in promotions, or use other features of the Rank Me One Platform.

1.2 Information We Automatically Collect from Your Use of the Rank Me One Platform and Payment Services.

When you use the Rank Me One Platform, we automatically collect information, including personal information, about the services you use and how you use them. This information is necessary for the adequate performance of the contract between you and us, to enable us to comply with legal obligations and given our legitimate interest in being able to provide and improve the functionalities of the Rank Me One Platform and Payment Services.

  • Geo-location Information.When you use certain features of the Rank Me One Platform, we may collect information about your precise or approximate location as determined through data such as your IP address or mobile device’s GPS to offer you an improved user experience. Most mobile devices allow you to control or disable the use of location services for applications in the device’s settings menu.
  • Usage Information. We collect information about your interactions with the Rank Me One Platform such as the pages or content you view, your feature usage, number of pages in use, design and content of pages, and other actions on the Rank Me One Platform.
  • Log Data and Device Information.We automatically collect log data and device information when you access and use the Rank Me One Platform, even if you have not created an Rank Me One Account or logged in. That information includes, among other things: details about how you’ve used the Rank Me One Platform (including if you clicked on links to third party applications), IP address, access dates and times, hardware and software information, device information, device event information, unique identifiers, crash data, cookie data, and the pages you’ve viewed or engaged with before or after using the Rank Me One Platform.
  • Cookies and Similar Technologies.We use cookies and other similar technologies, such as web beacons, pixels, and mobile identifiers. We may also allow our business partners to use these tracking technologies on the Rank Me One Platform, or engage others to track your behavior on our behalf. While you may disable the usage of cookies through your browser settings, the Rank Me One Platform currently does not respond to a “Do Not Track” signal in the HTTP header from your browser or mobile application due to lack of standardization regarding how that signal should be interpreted.
  • Payment Transaction Information.Rank Me One collects information related to your payment transactions through the Rank Me One Platform, including the payment instrument used, payment amount, date and time, payment instrument expiration date and billing postcode, IBAN information, your address and other related transaction details. This information is necessary for the adequate performance of the contract between you and Rank Me One.

1.3 Information We Collect from Third Parties.

Rank Me One may collect information, including personal information, that others provide about you when they use the Rank Me One Platform and the Payment Services, or obtain information from other sources and combine that with information we collect through the Rank Me One Platform and the Payment Services. We do not control, supervise or respond for how the third parties providing your information process your personal data, and any information request regarding the disclosure of your personal information to us should be directed to such third parties. For more information on third parties used, see the GDPR webpage at rankmeone.com/gdpr.

  • Third Party Services.If you link, connect, or login to your Rank Me One Account with a third-party service (e.g. Google, Facebook), the third party service may send us information such as your registration and profile information from that service. This information varies and is controlled by that service or as authorized by you via your privacy settings at that service.
  • Other Sources.To the extent permitted by applicable law, we may receive additional information about you, such as demographic data or fraud detection information, from third party service providers and/or partners, and combine it with information we have about you. For example, we may receive fraud warnings from service providers like identity verification services for our fraud prevention and risk assessment efforts. We may receive information about you and your activities on and off the Rank Me One Platform through partnerships, or about your experiences and interactions from our partner ad networks.
  1. How We Use Information We Collect

We use, store, and process information, including personal information, about you to provide, understand, improve, and develop the Rank Me One Platform, create and maintain a trusted and safer environment and comply with our legal obligations.

2.1 Provide, Improve, and Develop the Rank Me One Platform.

  • Enable you to access and use the Rank Me One Platform.
  • Enable you to communicate with other Team Members.
  • Operate, protect, improve, and optimize the Rank Me One Platform and experience, such as by performing analytics and conducting research.
  • Provide customer service, including logging into a User’s account to troubleshoot with their consent, providing email support, or phone support for Enterprise customers.
  • Send you service or support messages, updates, security alerts, and account notifications.
  • To operate, protect, improve, and optimize the Rank Me One Platform and experience, and personalize and customize your experience (such as making design suggestions or recommending features), we conduct profiling based on your interactions with the Rank Me One Platform, your profile information and preferences, and other content you submit to the Rank Me One Platform.

We process this information given our legitimate interest in improving the Rank Me One Platform and our Users’ experience with it, and where it is necessary for the adequate performance of the contract with you.

2.2 Create and Maintain a Trusted and Safer Environment.

  • Detect and prevent fraud, spam, abuse, security incidents, and other harmful activity.
  • Conduct security investigations and risk assessments.
  • Comply with our legal obligations.
  • Resolve any disputes and enforce our agreements with third parties.
  • Enforce our Terms of Serviceand other policies.
  • In connection with the activities above, we may conduct profiling based on your interactions with the Rank Me One Platform, your profile information and other content you submit to the Rank Me One Platform, and information obtained from third parties. In limited cases, automated processes may restrict or suspend access to the Rank Me One Platform if such processes detect a User or activity that we think poses a safety or other risk to themselves, the Rank Me One Platform, other Users, or third parties.

We process this information given our legitimate interest in protecting the Rank Me One Platform, to measure the adequate performance of our contract with you, and to comply with applicable laws.

2.3 Provide, Personalize, Measure, and Improve our Advertising and Marketing.

  • With your consent, we may send you promotional messages, marketing, advertising, and other information that may be of interest to you based on your preferences (including information about Rank Me One or partner campaigns and services) and social media advertising through social media platforms such as Facebook or Google).
  • Personalize, measure, and improve our advertising.
  • Administer referral programs, rewards, surveys, sweepstakes, contests, or other promotional activities or events sponsored or managed by Rank Me One or its third-party partners.
  • Conduct profiling on your characteristics and preferences (based on the information you provide to us, your interactions with the Rank Me One Platform, information obtained from third parties) to send you promotional messages, marketing, advertising and other information that we think may be of interest to you.

We will process your personal information for the purposes listed in this section given our legitimate interest in undertaking marketing activities to offer you products or services that may be of your interest. You can opt-out of receiving marketing communications from us by following the unsubscribe instructions included in our marketing communications or changing your notification settings within your Rank Me One Account.

2.4 How the Payments Data Controller uses the Information Collected.

  • Detect and prevent fraud, abuse, security incidents, and other harmful activity.
  • Conduct security investigations and risk assessments.
  • Conduct checks against databases and other information sources.
  • Comply with legal obligations (such as anti-money laundering regulations).
  • With your consent, send you promotional messages, marketing, advertising, and other information that may be of interest to you based on your preferences.

The Payments Data Controller processes this information given its legitimate interest in improving the Payment Services and its users’ experience with it, and where it is necessary for the adequate performance of the contract with you and to comply with applicable laws.

  1. Sharing & Disclosure

3.1 With Your Consent.

Where you have provided consent, we share your information, including personal information, as described at the time of consent, such as when you authorize a third party application or website to access your Rank Me One Account or when you participate in promotional activities conducted by Rank Me One partners or third parties.

3.2 Compliance with Law, Responding to Legal Requests, Preventing Harm and Protection of Our Rights.

Rank Me One may disclose your information, including personal information, to courts, law enforcement or governmental authorities, or authorized third parties, if and to the extent we are required or permitted to do so by law or if such disclosure is reasonably necessary: (i) comply with our legal obligations, (ii) to comply with legal process and to respond to claims asserted against Rank Me One, (iii) to respond to verified requests relating to a criminal investigation or alleged or suspected illegal activity or any other activity that may expose us, you, or any other of our users to legal liability, (iv) to enforce and administer our Terms of Service, or other agreements with Users, or (v) to protect the rights, property or personal safety of Rank Me One, its employees, its Users, or members of the public.

Where appropriate, we may notify Users about legal requests unless: (i) providing notice is prohibited by the legal process itself, by court order we receive, or by applicable law, or (ii) we believe that providing notice would be futile, ineffective, create a risk of injury or bodily harm to an individual or group, or create or increase a risk of fraud upon Rank Me One’s property, its Users and the Rank Me One Platform. In instances where we comply with legal requests without notice for these reasons, we will attempt to notify that User about the request after the fact where appropriate and where we determine in good faith that we are no longer prevented from doing so.

3.3 Service Providers.

Rank Me One uses a variety of third-party service providers to help us provide services related to the Rank Me One Platform and the Payment Services. Service providers may be located inside or outside of the European Economic Area (“EEA”). In particular, our service providers are based in Europe, India, Asia Pacific and North and South America.

For example, service providers may help us: (i) fraud prevention, and risk assessment, (ii) perform product development, maintenance and debugging, (iii) allow the provision of the Rank Me One Services through third party platforms and software tools (e.g. through the integration with our APIs), or (iv) provide customer service, advertising, or payments services. These providers have limited access to your information to perform these tasks on our behalf, and are contractually bound to protect and to use it only for the purposes for which it was disclosed and consistent with this Privacy Policy.

Rank Me One will need to share your information, including personal information, in order to ensure the adequate performance of our contract with you.

3.4 Corporate Affiliates.

To enable or support us in providing the Rank Me One Platform, we may share your information, including personal information, within our corporate family of companies that are related by common ownership or control.

  • Sharing with Rank Me One, Inc. Even if your Country of Residence is not India, your information may be shared with Rank Me One, Inc. which provides the technical infrastructure for the Rank Me One Platform, product development and maintenance, customer support, trust and safety and other business operation services to other Rank Me One entities. The data sharing is necessary for the performance of the contract between you and us and is based on our legitimate interests in providing the Rank Me One Platform globally.

Additionally, we share your information, including personal information, with our corporate affiliates in order to support and integrate, promote, and to improve the Rank Me One Platform and our affiliates’ services.

3.5 Social Media Platforms.

Where permissible according to applicable law we may use certain limited personal information about you, such as your email address, to hash it and to share it with social media platforms, such as Facebook or Google, to generate leads, drive traffic to our websites or otherwise promote our products and services or the Rank Me One Platform. These processing activities are based on our legitimate interest in undertaking marketing activities to offer you products or services that may be if your interest.

The social media platforms with which we may share your personal data are not controlled or supervised by Rank Me One. Therefore, any questions regarding how your social media platform service provider processes your personal data should be directed to such provider.

Please note that you may, at any time ask Rank Me One to cease processing your data for these direct marketing purposes by sending an e-mail to help@rankmeone.com .

3.6 Business Transfers.

If Rank Me One undertakes or is involved in any merger, acquisition, reorganization, sale of assets, bankruptcy, or insolvency event, then we may sell, transfer or share some or all of our assets, including your information in connection with such transaction or in contemplation of such transaction (e.g., due diligence). In this event, we will notify you before your personal information is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy.

3.7 Aggregated Data.

We may also share aggregated information (information about our users that we combine together so that it no longer identifies or references an individual user) and other anonymized information for regulatory compliance, industry and market analysis, demographic profiling, marketing and advertising, and other business purposes.

  1. Other Important Information

4.1 Analyzing your Communications.

We may review, scan, or analyze your communications on the Rank Me One Platform for fraud prevention, risk assessment, regulatory compliance, investigation, product development, research, and customer support purposes. For example, as part of our fraud prevention efforts, we scan and analyze messages to mask contact information and references to other websites. In some cases, we may also scan, review, or analyze messages to debug, improve, and expand product offerings. We use automated methods where reasonably possible. However, occasionally we may need to manually review some communications, such as for fraud investigations and customer support, or to assess and improve the functionality of these automated tools. We will not review, scan, or analyze your communications to send third party marketing messages to you, and we will not sell reviews or analyses of these communications.

These activities are carried out based on Rank Me One’s legitimate interest in ensuring compliance with applicable laws and our Terms of Service, promoting safety, preventing fraud,  and improving and ensuring the adequate performance of our services.

4.2 Linking Third Party Accounts.

You may link your Rank Me One Account with your account at a third party social networking service. When you create this link:

  • the information you provide to us from the linking of your accounts may be stored, processed and transmitted for fraud prevention and risk assessment purposes; and
  • the publication and display of information that you provide to Rank Me One through this linkage is subject to your settings and authorizations on the Rank Me One Platform and the third party site.

We only collect your information from linked third party accounts to the extent necessary to ensure the adequate performance of our contract with you, or to ensure that we comply with applicable laws, or with your consent.

  1. Third Party Partners & Integrations

The Rank Me One Platform may contain links to third party websites or services, such as third party integrations, co-branded services, or third party-branded services (“Third Party Partners”). Rank Me One doesn’t own or control these Third Party Partners and when you interact with them, you may be providing information directly to the Third Party Partner, Rank Me One, or both. These Third Party Partners will have their own rules about the collection, use, and disclosure of information. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of the other websites you visit.

  1. Your Rights

You may exercise any of the rights described in this section by sending an email to help@rankmeone.com . Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before taking further action on your request.

6.1 Managing Your Information.

You may access and update some of your information through your Account settings. If you have chosen to connect your Rank Me One Account to a third-party application, like Facebook or Google, you can change your settings and remove permission for the app by changing your Account settings. You are responsible for keeping your personal information up-to-date.

6.2 Rectification of Inaccurate or Incomplete Information.

You have the right to ask us to correct inaccurate or incomplete personal information concerning you (and which you cannot update yourself within your Rank Me One Account).

6.3 Data Access and Portability.

In some jurisdictions, applicable law may entitle you to request copies of your personal information held by us. You may also be entitled to request copies of personal information that you have provided to us in a structured, commonly used, and machine-readable format and/or request us to transmit this information to another service provider (where technically feasible).

6.4 Data Retention and Erasure.

We generally retain your personal information for as long as is necessary for the performance of the contract between you and us and to comply with our legal obligations. If you no longer want us to use your information to provide the Rank Me One Platform to you, you can request that we erase your personal information and close your Rank Me One Account. Please note that if you request the erasure of your personal information:

  • We may retain some of your personal information as necessary for our legitimate business interests, such as fraud detection and prevention and enhancing safety. For example, if we suspend a Rank Me One Account for fraud or safety reasons, we may retain certain information from that Rank Me One Account to prevent that User from opening a new Rank Me One Account in the future.
  • We may retain and use your personal information to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations. For example, Rank Me One may keep some of your information for tax, legal reporting and auditing obligations.
  • Information you have shared with others (e.g., forum postings) may continue to be publicly visible on the Rank Me One Platform, even after your Rank Me One Account is cancelled. However, attribution of such information to you will be removed. Additionally, some copies of your information (e.g., log records) may remain in our database, but are disassociated from personal identifiers.
  • Because we maintain the Rank Me One Platform to protect from accidental or malicious loss and destruction, residual copies of your personal information may not be removed from our backup systems for a limited period of time.

6.5 Withdrawing Consent and Restriction of Processing.

Where you have provided your consent to the processing of your personal information by Rank Me One you may withdraw your consent at any time by changing your Account settings or by sending a communication to help@rankmeone.com specifying which consent you are withdrawing. Please note that the withdrawal of your consent does not affect the lawfulness of any processing activities based on such consent before its withdrawal. Additionally, in some jurisdictions, applicable law may give you the right to limit the ways in which we use your personal information, in particular where (i) you contest the accuracy of your personal information; (ii) the processing is unlawful and you oppose the erasure of your personal information; (iii) we no longer need your personal information for the purposes of the processing, but you require the information for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims; or (iv) you have objected to the processing pursuant to Section 6.6 and pending the verification whether the legitimate grounds of Rank Me One override your own.

6.6 Objection to Processing.

In some jurisdictions, applicable law may entitle you to require Rank Me One and Rank Me One Payments not to process your personal information for certain specific purposes (including profiling) where such processing is based on legitimate interest. If you object to such processing Rank Me One and/or Rank Me One Payments will no longer process your personal information for these purposes unless we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds for such processing or such processing is required for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims.

Where your personal information is processed for direct marketing purposes, you may, at any time ask Rank Me One to cease processing your data for these direct marketing purposes by opting out from your account settings.

6.7 Lodging Complaints.

You have the right to lodge complaints about the data processing activities carried out by Rank Me One before the competent data protection authorities.

  1. Operating Globally

To facilitate our global operations Rank Me One may transfer, store, and process your information within our family of companies or with service providers based in Europe, India, Asia Pacific and North and South America. Laws in these countries may differ from the laws applicable to your Country of Residence. For example, information collected within the EEA may be transferred, stored, and processed outside of the EEA for the purposes described in this Privacy Policy. Where we transfer store, and process your personal information outside of the EEA we have ensured that appropriate safeguards are in place to ensure an adequate level of data protection. For more information, please see our Information Security Policy by sending a request to help@rankmeone.com .

7.1 Other Means to Ensure an Adequate Level of Data Protection.

If your information is shared with corporate affiliates or third party service providers outside the EEA, we have – prior to sharing your information with such corporate affiliate or third party service provider – established the necessary means to ensure an adequate level of data protection. This may be an adequacy decision of the European Commission confirming an adequate level of data protection in the respective non-EEA country or an agreement on the basis of the EU Model Clauses (a set of clauses issued by the European Commission). For more information, please see our Information Security Policy by sending a request to help@rankmeone.com .

7.2 Indian Residents.

Rank Me One Payments will not share information it collects about you with its affiliates or third parties (both financial and non-financial), except as required or permitted by your state’s law.

7.3 Indian Privacy Rights.

Indian law permits Users who are Indian residents to request and obtain from us once a year, free of charge, a list of the third parties to whom we have disclosed their personal information (if any) for their direct marketing purposes in the prior calendar year, as well as the type of personal information disclosed to those third parties. See the “Contact” section for where to send such requests. Rank Me One and Rank Me One Payments do not share personal information with third parties for their own direct marketing purposes without your prior permission. Accordingly, you can prevent disclosure of your personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes by withholding consent.

  1. Security

We are continuously implementing and updating administrative, technical, and physical security measures to help protect your information against unauthorized access, loss, destruction, or alteration. Some of the safeguards we use to protect your information are firewalls and data encryption, and information access controls. If you know or have reason to believe that your Rank Me One Account credentials have been lost, stolen, misappropriated, or otherwise compromised or in case of any actual or suspected unauthorized use of your Rank Me One Account, please contact us following the instructions in the Contact Us section below.

  1. Changes to This Privacy Policy

Rank Me One reserves the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time in accordance with this provision. If we make changes to this Privacy Policy, we will post the revised Privacy Policy on the Rank Me One Platform and update the “Last Updated” date at the top of this Privacy Policy. We will also provide you with notice of the modification by email at least thirty (30) days before the date they become effective. If you disagree with the revised Privacy Policy, you may cancel your Account. If you do not cancel your Account before the date the revised Privacy Policy becomes effective, your continued access to or use of the Rank Me One Platform will be subject to the revised Privacy Policy.

  1. Contact Us

If you have any questions or complaints about this Privacy Policy or Rank Me One’s information handling practices, you may email us at help@rankmeone.com