Privacy policy

This privacy policy is an electronic record in the form of an electronic contract. This privacy policy does not require any physical, electronic or digital signature.

This privacy policy is a legally binding document between you and MMI Publishers. The terms of this privacy policy will be effective upon your acceptance of the same (directly or indirectly in electronic form, by clicking on the i accept tab or by use of the website or by other means) and will govern the relationship between you and MMI Publishers for your use of the website.

Please read this privacy policy carefully. By using the website, you indicate that you understand, agree and consent to this privacy policy. If you do not agree with the terms of this privacy policy, please do not use this website.

By providing us your information or by making use of the facilities provided by the website, you hereby consent to the collection, storage, processing and transfer of any or all of your personal information and non-personal information by MMI Publishers as specified under this privacy policy. You further agree that such collection, use, storage and transfer of your information shall not cause any loss or wrongful gain to you or any other person.

MMI Publishers has provided this privacy policy to familiarize you with:

·         The type of data or information that you share with or provide to MMI Publishers and that MMI Publishers collects from you;

·         The purpose for collection of such data or information from you;

·         MMI Publishers's information security practices and policies; and

·         MMI Publishers's policy on sharing or transferring your data or information with third parties. This privacy policy may be amended / updated from time to time. Upon amending / updating the privacy policy, we will accordingly amend the date above. We suggest that you regularly check this privacy policy to apprise yourself of any updates. Your continued use of website or provision of data or information thereafter will imply your unconditional acceptance of such updates to this privacy policy.


Information collected and storage of such information:
the "information" (which shall also include data) provided by you to MMI Publishers or collected from you by MMI Publishers may consist of "personal information" and "non-personal information".


Personal information:
personal information is information collected that can be used to uniquely identify or contact you. Personal information for the purposes of this privacy policy shall include, but not be limited to:

·         Your user name along with your password,

·         Your name,

·         Your address,

·         Your telephone number,

·         Your e-mail address or other contact information,

·         Your date of birth,

·         Your gender,

·         Information regarding your transactions on the website, (including sales or purchase history),

·         Your financial information such as bank account information or credit card or debit card or other payment instrument details,

·         Internet protocol address,

·         Any other items of ‘sensitive personal data or information' as such term is defined under the information technology (reasonable security practices and procedures and sensitive personal data of information) rules.

·         Identification code of your communication device which you use to access the website or otherwise deal with any MMI Publishers entity,

·         Any other information that you provide during your registration process, if any, on the website. Such personal information may be collected in various ways including during the course of you:

·         Registering as a user on the website,

·         Registering as a seller on the website,

·         Availing certain services offered on the website. Such instances include but are not limited to making an offer for sale, online purchase, participating in any online survey or contest, communicating with MMI Publishers's customer service by phone, email or otherwise or posting user reviews on the items available on the website, or

·         Otherwise doing business on the website or otherwise dealing with any MMI Publishers entity. We may receive personal information about you from third parties, such as social media services, commercially available sources and business partners. If you access website through a social media service or connect a service on website to a social media service, the information we collect may include your user name associated with that social media service, any information or content the social media service has the right to share with us, such as your profile picture, email address or friends list, and any information you have made public in connection with that social media service. When you access the website or otherwise deal with any MMI Publishers entity through social media services or when you connect any website to social media services, you are authorizing MMI Publishers to collect, store, and use and retain such information and content in accordance with this privacy policy.


Non-personal information:

MMI Publisherss may also collect information other than personal information from you through the website when you visit and / or use the website. Such information may be stored in server logs. This non-personal information would not assist MMI Publishers to identify you personally. This non-personal information may include:

·         Your geographic location,

·         Details of your telecom service provider or internet service provider,

·         The type of browser (internet explorer, firefox, opera, google chrome etc.),

·         The operating system of your system, device and the website you last visited before visiting the website,

·         The duration of your stay on the website is also stored in the session along with the date and time of your access, non-personal information is collected through various ways such through the use of cookies. MMI Publishers may store temporary or permanent ‘cookies' on your computer. You can erase or choose to block these cookies from your computer. You can configure your computer's browser to alert you when we attempt to send you a cookie with an option to accept or refuse the cookie. If you have turned cookies off, you may be prevented from using certain features of the website.

·         Ads: MMI Publishers may use third-party service providers to serve ads on MMI Publishers's behalf across the internet and sometimes on the website. They may collect non-personal information about your visits to the website, and your interaction with our products and services on the website. Please do note that personal information and non personal information may be treated differently as per this privacy policy.

Sharing and disclosure of your information

You hereby unconditionally agree and permit that MMI Publishers may transfer, share, disclose or part with all or any of your information, within and outside of the republic of India to various MMI Publishers entities and to third party service providers / partners / banks and financial institutions for one or more of the purposes or as may be required by applicable law. In such case we will contractually oblige the receiving parties of the information to ensure the same level of data protection that is adhered to by MMI Publishers under applicable law.

You acknowledge and agree that, to the extent permissible under applicable laws, it is adequate that when MMI Publishers transfers your information to any other entity within or outside your country of residence, MMI Publishers will place contractual obligations on the transferee which will oblige the transferee to adhere to the provisions of this privacy policy.

MMI Publishers may also share personal information if MMI Publishers believes it is necessary 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 various terms and conditions or our policies.

Link to third party websites

Links to third-party advertisements, third-party websites or any third party electronic communication service may be provided on the website which are operated by third parties and are not controlled by, or affiliated to, or associated with, MMI Publishers unless expressly specified on the website.

MMI Publishers is not responsible for any form of transmission, whatsoever, received by you from any third party website. Accordingly, MMI Publishers does not make any representations concerning the privacy practices or policies of such third parties or terms of use of such third party websites, nor does MMI Publishers control or guarantee the accuracy, integrity, or quality of the information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, videos, messages or other materials available on such third party websites.

Security & retention

The security of your personal information is important to us. MMI Publishers strives to ensure the security of your personal information and to protect your personal information against unauthorized access or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction. For this purpose, MMI Publishers adopts internal reviews of the data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures, including appropriate encryption and physical security measures to guard against unauthorized access to systems where MMI Publishers stores your personal information. Each of the MMI Publishers entity shall adopt reasonable security practices and procedures as mandated under applicable laws for the protection of your information.

Further acknowledgments

You hereby acknowledge and agree that this privacy policy:

·         Is clear and easily accessible and provide statements of MMI Publishers policies and practices with respective to the information;

·         Provides for the various types of personal or sensitive personal data of information to be collected;

·         Provides for the purposes of collection and usage of the information;

·         Provides for disclosure of information; and

·         Provides for reasonable security practices and procedures.