You may visit Welcomhome’s website at any time without providing your identity or revealing any personal information about yourself. However, when you visit our website, we may collect and store your computer and connection information, statistics on page views, traffic to and from Welcomhome, ad data, IP address and standard web log information and information from other companies, such as demographic and navigation data.
In order for you to actively participate in Welcomhome, we do require you to provide your personal information and once you provide us with your required personal information, you are no longer anonymous. In providing us with your personal information, you hereby consent to the transfer and storage of such information on our servers.
In connection with your registration and use of Welcomhome, we may collect and store the following personal information:
Use of Data
Our primary purpose in collecting personal information is to provide you with a safe, smooth, efficient, and customized service to you. You agree that we may use your personal information to:
Disclosure of Personal Data
We may disclose personal information to respond to legal requirements, enforce our policies, respond to claims that a listing or other content violates the rights of others, or protect anyone's rights, property, or safety. Such information will be disclosed in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.
We may also share your personal information with third parties assisting our business operations under contract, including but not limited to fraud investigations and debt collection, with law enforcement or other governmental officials if required by law, and with other business entities, should we plan to merge with or be acquired by that business entity. Welcomhome requires all such third parties to treat your personal information as fully confidential and to fully comply with all applicable Malaysia personal data protection and consumer legislation from time to time.
Without limiting the above, in an effort to respect your privacy and our ability to keep the community free from bad actors, we will not otherwise disclose your personal information to law enforcement, other government officials, or other third parties without a subpoena, court order or substantially similar legal procedure, except when we believe in good faith that the disclosure of information is necessary to prevent imminent physical harm or financial loss or to report suspected illegal activity.
Your Information on Welcomhome
When you have been approved as registered user with Welcomhome, you will be required to use your USERNAME to add product review/rating. This USERNAME will be displayed throughout Welcomhome’s website and therefore provided to the public. Unless you associate your USERNAME with your personal information, users will not be able to personally identify your activities on Welcomhome.
When visiting Welcomhome’s website from a public or shared computer, certain information about you, such as your log in information, may also be visible to others who may use such computer after your usage and in your negligence to protect your information properly. In such circumstances, Welcomhome will not be held liable for any misuse of your information.
Retention of Data
The Website Provider shall take all reasonable steps to ensure that all personal data is destroyed or permanently deleted if it is no longer required for the purpose for which it was to be processed or used.
Access, Review and Change of Personal Data
You can access, review and change most of your personal information by logging on to Welcomhome’s website at any time. However, some of your personal information can only be changed by giving us a reasonable notice or contacting our Customer Support Service. You are required to promptly update your personal information if changes occur or information is inaccurate, incomplete or out of date.
In compliance to the Personal Data Protection Act, 2010 and to the extent not limited by any other applicable laws, we may:
i) charge a fee for processing your request for access or correction to the personal information; and
ii) refuse to comply with your request for access or correction to the personal information.
Revoking Consent/Deleting Your Account
Upon your request, we will close your account and remove your personal information from view as soon as reasonably possible, based on your account activity and in accordance with applicable law. We do retain personal information from closed accounts to comply with law, prevent fraud, collect any fees owed, resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems, assist with any investigations, enforce our Terms and Conditions, and take other actions otherwise permitted by law.
You have the right to delete or deactivate your Welcomhome account at any time. When you delete your membership, your personal data is removed from our database unless we are required to save the data. As a rule, you may be mindful that the complete removal of your information from all our records will take two (2) to three (3) business days.
Welcomhome uses “cookies”, which are files that are stored on your computer that can be retrieved to assist in customizing your experience with the online service. The information saved supports the functionality of the site, for example by keeping track of your visual preferences. You are free to prevent cookies from being saved on your hard drive by adjusting the corresponding settings in your browser. However, turning off these settings may result in limited functionality.
Your Welcomhome account and profile and the information contained therein are password protected. We strongly advise against sharing your password to anyone else. Welcomhome will never ask for your password in any form, such as e-mails, that you receive unexpectedly or that you did not request. Please remember to log out of your account and to close your internet browser window when you leave the Welcomhome’s website; this is especially important if you use a PC in public locations. We assume no liability for the abuse of login data and passwords used.
Further, we treat data as an asset that must be protected. We use lots of security measures to protect your personal information against unauthorized access and disclosure. However, although we work very hard to protect your privacy, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that we can fully eliminate security risks associated with your personal information or private communications.
Welcomhome ensures that all information collected will be safely and securely stored. We protect your personal information by:
Welcomhome uses 128-bit SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) encryption technology when processing your financial details. 128-bit SSL encryption is approximated to take at least one trillion years to break, and is the industry standard.
Protection from Web Crawlers or Spam
Welcomhome assures you that we will use your e-mail address with your express consent only for the purposes stated in the Terms and Conditions. We will not rent or sell your e-mail address to third parties, and we will prevent your e-mail address from being recorded by “web crawlers” or “web spiders” to the best of our ability. If you believe that your e-mail address has been recorded in this way, please let us know immediately.
Welcomhome does not direct any of our content specifically to children. Users of our Welcomhome’s website are required to be at least 18 years old, and any user under 18 is not an authorised user. Parents should be aware that there are parental control tools available online that you can use to prevent your children from submitting information online without parental permission or from accessing material that is harmful to minors.