PreAcquaint.net Privacy Policy and Disclaimer

Your privacy is of paramount importance to us. So we'll protect the information you share with us. To protect your privacy, PreAcquaint.net will not sell nor give away any personal information you provide to us to anyone.

We shall use adequate security measures to protect your information from unauthorized users.

We shall not make substantial changes to this policy without first consulting our users.

NOTICE

We shall ask you for and retain your real first and last name, birthday and a verifiable email address when you sign up. The purpose of this is two-fold: 1) to make the site feel as close as possible to a real community; and 2) to make the site easier for you by not having to enter information repeatedly.

We also provide you with an extended profile form for you to fill which allows PreAcquaint.net's proprietary software to determinate which other members of the site have compatible interests and personality traits with you, for the purpose of getting acquainted, and eventually even perhaps become friend with the said individuals; as you so choose or agree. Great flexibility is provided concerning how much information you disclose when completing the profile, as well as when setting the privacy controls regarding it in the section of the same name on the website.

CONSENT

By signing up to the website, you therefore give your consent in sharing your information as per the above.

ACCESS

We will provide you with the means to ensure that your personal information is correct and current. You may review and update this information at any time in the Settings section.

SECURITY

PreAcquaint.net has taken appropriate measures to protect the security of your personal information and to ensure that your information sharing choices are being respected. We take adequate precautions to protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration, or destruction.

NOTICE ON THE SUBJECT OF PERSONAL SAFETY

The purpose of the site is to help you manage friendships in an innovative way, while discovering new acquaintances who share some of your interests, are compatible with your personality and have the potential of become close friends with you.

You may choose friends from all over the world, or locally. Some you may never meet, some may, indeed, meet.

PreAcquaint.net cannot overstate the importance of protect your personal safety when choosing to meet someone new.

The following guidelines are recommended when you are going to meet someone new:

  • Always communicate online with the individual until you feel confident you can go on to the next step
  • Get to know that individual on the telephone until you feel you know him or her well enough to arrange a meeting
  • Always arrange the first meeting in a public place with lots of people around
  • Do not share your personal address until you have reached a high level of confidence with your new acquaintance or friend
  • Listen to your gut feeling
  • If you are under legal age, please inform your parents of the fact that you are using this site, and have an honest discussion with them if that's what is required. They are legally responsible for you, and it is only fair to them. Treat them like you will want to be treated someday by your own children.

By signing up on this website, you agree that you are responsible for your own actions and you are relinquishing any rights to hold PreAcquaint.com responsible for anything that happens to you when you meet someone through our free service.

ENFORCEMENT

If for some reason your believe PreAcquaint.net has not adhered to these principles, please notify us by email at privacy@preacquaint.net, and we shall do our best to determinate and correct the problem promptly.

CUSTOMER PROFILES

As mentioned above, every customer has a unique personal profile. Each profile is assigned a unique personal identification number, which helps us ensure that only you can access your profile.

When you register, we create your profile, assign a personal identification number, then send this personal identification number back to your hard drive in the form of a cookie, which is a very small bit of code. This code is uniquely yours. It is your password to seamlessly travel across PreAcquaint.net. Even if you switch computers, you will not have to re-register, but simply sign in anew.

WHAT WE DO WITH THE INFORMATION YOU SHARE

When you join the site, you provide us with your contact information, including your name, birthday and email address. We use this information in order to allow you access and use of the site, as well as relaying to you messages and notifications from other users of the site. We keep your contact information on our system, but will not share this information with any other party, person, organization or institution outside of PreAcquaint.net.

PreAcquaint.net will disclose your information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on PreAcquaint.net or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of PreAcquaint.net, and, (c) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of PreAcquaint.net, its website, or the public.