BDSC Privacy Policy

PRIVACY POLICY

Corporation name: Balud Digital Solution Corporation

Applied for:

  1. Balud Digital Products/Services, including but is not limited to Balud Digital Social, Balud Digital Downloads, Balud Digital Merkado, Balud Digital Services, Balud Digital Games, Balud Digital Courses, Balud Digital Raffle. (including all other features/apps)

What kinds of information do we collect?

Depending on which Services you use, we collect different kinds of information from or about you.

Things you do and information you provide.

We store and data, media, content, and other such information that you give or provide for us when you use our Services such as when you sign up for an account, share your contents to any Balud Digital Sites, and messaging or communicating with other users or any other person through the Balud in-app Private Messenger. Other such information that will be store would include info about the content you give out, such as its location and the date such content was made and uploaded. Information about how you use our Services are also stored. An example of such would seeing the type of content you frequently view or engaged in and how long you persist on your activities.

Things others do and information they provide.

We also collect content and information that other people provide when they use our Services, including information about you, such as when they share a photo of you, send a message to you, or upload, sync or import your contact information.

Your networks and connections.

We collect information about the people and groups you are connected to and how you interact with them, such as the people you communicate with the most or the groups you like to share with. We also collect contact information you provide if you upload, sync or import this information (such as an address book) from a device.

Information about payments.

Information is collected and stored about your purchases and transactions whenever you decide to avail for any or our membership plans or buy in any of our services. Such information collected may consist of your purchase information like your credit or debit card number and other such card information. It may also include other accounts, billing, shipping, contact details, and authentication information.

How do we use this information?

We are passionate about creating engaging and customized experiences for people. We use all of the information we have to help us provide and support our Services. Here’s how:

Provide, improve and develop Services.

Through the information we collect and analyze, such as how you use and interact with our Product, the people you connect with, and the things you are interested in within and out of our Services, we are able to deliver our Services, personalize our content, and make suggestions you would probably like in order to further enhance your experience with our Services and Products.

Shortcuts and suggestions are provided to you by making use of the data we collect from you. An example would be the provision of whatever it is that you may like from Balud Digital Downloads based on the analysis of your timely activites.

When we acquire information pertaining to your location, we can use it to personalize our Services to suit your needs and others like you. An example would be providing you with check-ins and notice for local events or deals within your area or notify your friends or family that you are near the area.

We run test and analysis on our features currently in development, run research and surveys, study the information gathered in order to further enhance and advance our products and services, or make new products and features all together, and make inspections, audits, and troubleshooting activities to make sure our products and services maintain functionality.

Communicate with you.

We use your information to send you marketing communications, communicate with you about our Services and let you know about our policies and terms. We also use your information to respond to you when you contact us.

Promote safety and security.

The information we gather helps us verify accounts and activities within Balud Digital, allowing us to promote safety and security either on or off our Services. This include the investigating of skeptical activities or any possible infractions within our terms and/or policies. We labor to insure the protection of your accounts through various means such as teams of engineers, automated systems, and the latest technology such as encryption and machine learning. We provide services of user-friendly security tools that may be able to provide extra protection to the security of your account.

How is this information shared?

Sharing On Our Services

People use our Services to connect and share with others. We make this possible by sharing your information in the following ways:

People you share and communicate with and to all Members of Balud Community that you confide with.

When you share and communicate using our Services, you choose the audience who can see what you share. For example, when you post on any Newsfeed on any Balud Digital Sites, you select the audience for the post, such as a specific group, all of your connections, all of the members, or public.

Public information is any information you share with a public audience, as well as information in your Public Profile, or content you share on Balud Digital Downloads or in any Forum across Balud Digital Sites. Public Information can be access by anyone either on or off our Services, and can be found through the use of widely available resources such as online search engines, APIs, and other medias that are considered offline, such as the TV or the radio.

In some instances, content may be continuously shared and downloaded with other people on or our Services. Once you have made a comment on another user’s post or give a like towards their content on Balud Digital, that user have the discretion to indicate just who can see the comment or like that you have made. Should they decide their audience to be the general public, then your like or comment will also be public.

People that see content others share about you.

Other people may use our Services to share content about you with the audience they choose. For example, people may share a photo of you, mention you on their posts and contents, or share information about you that you shared with them. If you have any concerns with any of theposts or contents, you can always report them through social reporting, or open a ticket and email us at godigital@balud.ph.

Sharing within Balud Digital Solution Corporation Affiliates.

We share information we have about you within the family of companies that are part of Balud Digital Solution Corporation affiliates. 

New owner.

If the ownership or control of all or part of our Services or their assets changes, we may transfer your information to the new owner.

Vendors, service providers and other partners.

We transfer information to vendors, service providers, and other partners who support our business and is part of Balud Community, such as providing technical infrastructure services, other third-party data handling providers, providing customer service, facilitating payments, or conducting academic research and surveys. These partners are obligated to follow a stringent obligation of confidentiality that follows the provisions of our Data Policy and Agreements that have been entered.

How can I manage or delete information about me?


The data we have collected are stored for as long as we need them to in order for us to give our products and services to others, included information as previously described. Information that is related to your account are kept in storage until we have no use of them or your account is deleted from our Service.

You can delete your account any time. When you delete your account, we delete things you have posted, such as your photos and status updates. If you do not want to delete your account, but want to temporarily stop using Balud Digital Services, you may freely contact us at godigital@balud.ph and the Balud Digital Team will be very much gladly to help you suspend your account in the meantime that you necessarily needed to.

How do we respond to legal requests or prevent harm?

We may access, preserve and share your information in response to a legal request (like a search warrant, court order or subpoena) if we have a good faith belief that the law requires us to do so. This may include responding to legal requests from jurisdictions of the Republic of the Philippines. We may also provide access to a legal request outside the jurisdictions of the Republic of the Phlippines we have a good faith belief that the law requires us to do so and provided that everything is under international law standards. We reserve the right to access, store, and share the information that we have collected should we have reasonable belief in good faith that such acts are necessary to: expose, avert, and solve problems involved fraud and other unlawful activities; to provide protection to ourselves and our users, including those part of an investigation; or to avert death or impending bodily harm. One example of such would be providing third-party partners with information about your account in an effort to prove that you are free from fraud and abuse whether on or off our Services. Information that we have collected from you, including financial transactions and other related purchases made through Balud Digital, are also stored, accessed, and analyzed should it become a matter of legal request or obligation, governmental inquiry or investigation, or our own inspections and examination into possible violations of our Terms and policies, or should it be required to prevent possible harm. Information from accounts that have been disabled due to violations of our terms may be stored within our databanks for at least a year in order for us to analyze such information to prevent repeated abuse or other violations of our terms.

How will we notify you of changes to this policy?

We may notify you before we make changes to this policy as to our likings either via email, or a notification from the Balud Digital Sites. However, it is your sole responsibility to check this Privacy Policy from time to time to see any changes and revisions made.