At Wagi.ph, we value your privacy.
Rest assured that the information you provide when you use our websites and
related applications will be collected and used in the manner stated in this
B. What Information We Collect
The information we collect depends
on whether you are a visitor or a member.
If you are a
visitor, you provide us with information of what service you use and how you
use it. Technically speaking, this includes:
Log information, such as information
on how you use our service (e.g. time or duration of your use), browser
cookies, web beacons;
information, such as IP address,
operating system version, device settings, hardware model, device identifiers,
and Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) number for some mobile devices, if
If you are a member, aside from the information above, you
also provide us with your name, mobile number, and email address. These pieces’
information serves as our point of contact with our members. Our registration
forms and profile update forms also ask for other information, such as
birthday, gender and location. You have the option to provide us with these
pieces of information or not.
To maintain the accuracy of members’ personal information,
they may access this at any time and change any inaccuracies they may find by
updating their profile. Members also have the option to delete their
information from our database by updating their profile or sending us a support
ticket to deactivate their account.
C. How we Use Your Personal Information
All information that you provide
us, including information you post in the site, may be collected and
processed. Also, by using our services, you consent to the collection,
transfer, processing and storage of information we collect whether done within
or outside of the Philippines. We assure you that our actions concerning your
you provide us may be used in any of the following manner:
To provide better and customized
service to you.
We are able
to do this with your help. By using your cookies, we are able to track usage
patterns and deliver customized content to all users. A cookie is a small text
file that our Web server places on a user’s computer hard drive as a unique
identifier. Our cookies have an expiration date.
provide communications services to our members. Our members receive e-mails,
SMS and Push Notifications (in mobile apps) regarding items posted in our
system. We also send additional announcements about products, services, special
deals and newsletters. Members may opt not to receive these types of
We may also
use the information we collect from you to improve our products and services
and to develop new ones.
For information sharing. Subject to applicable law, we
may share, transfer, and disclose the information we collect, to the following:
Companies that form part of our
group of companies, to enable them to offer or improve their respective
services or products;
Service providers that help us
provide our services, to the extent needed to perform their duties and their functions;
Government authorities, at their
request and only when legally required to do so; and,
Purchasers or potential purchasers
of our rights and obligations relating to the services we provide. In this
case, all information collected are deemed assets that may be transferred to
such third parties.
Necessary to Protect Legitimate Interests. The
information we collect may also be shared, transferred and disclosed when this
To protect the rights and interests
of wagi.ph, business partners, customers or third parties, as may be required
and permitted by law; and
To pursue your legitimate interests,
as may be required or permitted by law.
Advertisement in different media. Images and information
uploaded or posted may be used to advertise wagi.ph and its services in different media (i.e.,
Above-the-line, Below-the-line, SEM, Social Media advertising). Information may
be used for the conduct of promotions and advertisements through e-mails, SMS
and Push Notifications.
Location identification. Through information provided by the
device you use to access our Apps and services, we are provided with IP
addresses and other locational information. An IP Address is a unique
identifier that identifies your computer or device in the Internet. These
information are used to identify the location of the device (i.e., town, city
and country), and these are added to all data that are submitted to the system.
Market analysis. The information we collect may be used for
assessment, record keeping, market analysis and generation of reports.
D. How We Secure your Personal
We endeavor to protect your
information by using secure servers. Sufficient physical and technical methods
and procedures are employed to safeguard and secure the information from
unauthorized or unlawful processing. We have no control, however, over any
information you provide when you leave our Apps. Our Apps offers listings,
chats, forums and/or message boards, as well as links to third-party websites.
When you click on these links, you effectively leave our Apps.
To ensure your protection, we
encourage you to read their privacy policies. We also have no control over
third-party advertising companies that serve ads when you visit our Apps. They
may use information about your visits to our Apps and other websites in order
to provide advertisements about goods and services that may be of interest to
you. While we will not provide them your name, address, email address, or
telephone number, we do not control their collection of information.