Pencil Technologies Pte. Ltd (we, us, our) complies with the Singapore Data Protection Act 2012 (the Act) and other applicable privacy and data protection laws when dealing with Personal Data.
This policy does not limit or exclude any of your rights under the Act and other applicable laws. If you wish to seek further information on the Act, see https://www.pdpc.gov.sg/overview-of-pdpa/the-legislation/personal-data-protection-act.
We may change this policy by uploading a revised policy onto the website. The change will apply from the date that we upload the revised policy.
What Personal Data do we collect from the people that visit our blog, website or app?
We collect, hold and process two categories of Personal Data that we collect about you:
1. Account and Marketing Data is Personal Data that we collect about you:
The Account and Marketing Data we collect may include company/personal names, usernames, phone numbers, email addresses and any other contact information you provide to us, your location, billing information, purchase history, information about how you use our website or services (for example, traffic volumes, time spent on pages), your IP address and/or other device identifying data, information contained in your correspondence with us or survey responses and other information required to provide a service or information you have requested from us.
Who do we collect your data from?
We collect Personal Data about you from:
When you visit or use our website or services, we may collect information about you:
How do we use your data?
We may use the Personal Data about you in the following ways:
We may transfer your information in the case of sale, merger, consolidation, liquidation, reorganisation or acquisition.
How do we protect your data?
Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible.
Your Personal Data is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, any sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.
We implement a variety of security measures when a user enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your Personal Data.
Any transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.
You can play an important role in keeping your Personal Data secure by maintaining the confidentiality of any password and accounts used in relation to our services. Please do not disclose your password to third parties. Please notify us immediately if there is any unauthorised use of your account or any other breach of security.
Do we use 'cookies'?
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since browser is a little different, look at your browser's Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies. If you turn cookies off, it won't affect your experience on our site.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personal Data unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release information when its release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property or safety.
However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses for anonymised statistical information.
Assessing and correcting your Personal Data
Subject to certain grounds for refusal set out in the Act or other applicable law, you have the right to access your readily retrievable Personal Data that we hold and to request a correction to your Personal Data. Before you exercise this right, we will need evidence to confirm that you are the individual to whom the Personal Data relates.
In respect of a request for correction, if we think the correction is reasonable and we are reasonably able to change the Personal Data, we will make the correction. If we do not make the correction, we will take reasonable steps to note on the Personal Data that you requested the correction.
If you want to exercise either of the above rights, email us at email@example.com. Your email should provide evidence of who you are and set out the details of your request (e.g. the Personal Data, or the correction, that you are requesting).
We do not include or offer third-party products or services on our website.
Google's advertising requirements can be summed up by Google's Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. We have not enabled Google AdSense on our site but we may do so in the future.
Does our site allow third-party behavioural tracking?
It's also important to note that we do not allow third-party behavioural tracking.
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
When it comes to the collection of Personal Data from children under the age of 13 years old, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, United States' consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children's privacy and safety online.
We do not specifically market to children under the age of 13 years old.
CAN SPAM Act
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.
We collect your email address in order to:
Send information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions
To be in accordance with CANSPAM, we agree to the following:
- Not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses.
- Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way.
- Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters.
- Monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.
- Honour opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly.
- Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email.
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails:
Follow the instructions at the bottom of each email and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.
Pencil Technologies Pte. Ltd.
#02-00, 15 Beach Road