Privacy Policy

WhoWeUse, Inc. Privacy Policy

Last Updated July 1, 2017

This Privacy Policy explains how information is collected, used and disclosed by us, WhoWeUse, Inc., with respect to your access and use of our Services, whether on our website, or through our mobile apps. This Privacy Policy does not apply to any third-party websites, services or applications, including any websites, services and applications that you may access through our Services. Unless we define a term in this Privacy Policy, all capitalized words used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms.


We collect certain information that you provide to us when you use our Services, such as when you create an account or post information through our Services. We collect or may collect information like:

Your name

Phone number


Zip code

Email contacts

Phone contacts

If you create an account using your Facebook account (or other supported social network account), we will access and collect the information that your privacy settings on that account permit us to access so that we can create your WhoWeUse account for you. We can also collect the contact information of your friends, if you choose to connect your contacts and address book information with your account, so that you can connect with your friends when you use our Services.

We also automatically collect certain information when you use our Services, like the Internet Protocol (IP) address (if using a browser), operating system, the browser type, the address of a referring site, your location (if you enable this feature), and a device identifier (if using a mobile device). You can enable or disable location services when you use our Services at any time, through your browser or mobile device settings. We do not use cookies at this time.


When you give WhoWeUse permission to access your phone address book, we scan the address book for businesses and their phone numbers. Then we send those phone numbers and contact names to our servers temporarily. We then try to match that data with information in our databases. We NEVER store any of that data that is sent to us from the contact scan. If we find a match and you elect to share the data, then it gets saved on our servers for use in the app.


You can close your account by deleting the app and emailing us at We will remove your public posts from view and/or dissociate them from your account profile, but we may retain information about you for the purposes authorized under this Privacy Policy unless prohibited by law. For example, we may retain information to prevent, investigate, or identify possible wrongdoing in connection with the Site or to comply with legal obligations.


We use the information we collect for the purposes described below:

* to provide our Services and related services or information to you

* to respond to your emails, submissions, questions, comments, requests, and complaints and provide customer service;

* to personalize and improve our Services and your experiences when you use our Services;

* to monitor and analyze usage and trends of our Services and our apps and/or sites,

* to send you confirmations, updates, security alerts, support and administrative messages and otherwise facilitate your use of, and our administration and operation of, our Services;

* to let your friends know about your recommendations and comments about services

* to show you advertisements or other recommendations that fit your needs or interests

* to find and connect with your friends (when instructed by you);

* to interact with and use our Services with your friends; and for any other purpose for which the information was collected.


We will not share the personal information we have collected from you, except as described below:

* when you give us your consent to do so, including if we notify you that the information you provide will be shared in a particular manner and you provide such information;

* with certain social network services and sites, if you allow such sharing;

* with your friends on WhoWeUse with whom you want to connect with, and according to the preferences set in your account;

* with service providers who are working with us in connection with the operation of our Services and our Sites (these service providers may have access to your personal information but only to the extent necessary to perform services on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose that information or use it for any other purposes);

* we may share aggregated information and non-identifiable information that deals with third parties for industry analysis, demographic profiling, research, analysis and other similar purposes;

* when we believe that we are legally authorized or required to do so or that doing so is reasonably necessary or appropriate to comply with the law or legal processes or respond to lawful requests or legal authorities, including responding to subpoenas, warrants or court orders;

* to enforce or apply this Privacy Policy, our Terms or our other policies or agreements; and

* in connection with any merger, sale of company assets, financing or acquisition, or in any other situation where user information may be disclosed or transferred as one of our business assets.

We may share aggregated or anonymous information (about you but does not identify you) with third parties:

* for usage analytics to help us better understand who is using our Services and how;

* to improve the relevancy of the ads you see on our Services and to tailor them to your interests; and

* for industry analysis, demographic profiling, research, analysis and other similar purposes.


The Site is intended for general audiences and is not directed to children under 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you become aware that a child has provided us with personal information without parental consent, please contact us at If we become aware that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information without parental consent, we take steps to remove such information and terminate the child's account.

Our Services will contain links to Third Party Services. Any information you provide through these Third Party Services is provided directly to the owner of that website or service and is subject to their own terms and policies, including privacy and data gathering practices. Our Privacy Policy does not apply to these Third Party Services. We are not responsible for the privacy and security practices and policies of any Third Party Services.


We employ administrative, physical and electronic measures designed to protect your information from unauthorized access,. However, despite these efforts, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable and no method of data transmission can be guaranteed against any interception or other type of misuse. In the event that your personal information is compromised as a result of a breach of security, we will promptly notify you if your personal information has been compromised as required by applicable law.


Your information may be transferred to and maintained on computers located outside of your country or jurisdiction. If you are located outside the United States and choose to provide information to us, we may transfer your personal information to the United States (or any other country where we operate) and processes it there. Your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.


Any information that is collected is subject to the Privacy Policy in effect at the time such information is collected. We may, however, modify and revise our Privacy Policy from time-to- time. If we make any material changes to this policy, we will notify you of such changes by posting them on our Sites, through our Services or by sending you an email or other notification, and we will indicate when such changes will become effective. By continuing to access or use our Services after those changes become effective, you are agreeing to be bound by the revised policy.

Please contact us if you have any questions about our Privacy Policy at