Privacy Policy
As of July 2016

0. AMENDMENT
As of February 2016, this privacy policy has been generalized as to make it valid not only for WhatsApp but also for other messenger platforms supported by WhatsBroadcast.

1. GENERAL
WhatsBroadcast is a service offered by WhatsBroadcast GmbH (limited liability company), with which WhatsBroadcast’s clients may send messages to their customers via messenger platforms (like WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger and others).WhatsBroadcast provides its clients with the technical requirements needed in order to send messages. WhatsBroadcast does not send messages itself. WhatsBroadcast collects and assimilates personal data only within the context of the offer for each particular client. Data collection only takes place for the purpose of the client.

Upon installation of a messenger service such as WhatsApp or Facebook Messenger, you accept the terms of service as well as privacy policy of the respective provider. WhatsBroadcast has no influence on these regulations.

2. USAGE OF WHATSBROADCAST

RegistrationPlease follow the instructions presented in the registration-widget in order to
register for the desired messenger service
Discontinue receipt of messagesIf you wish to stop receiving messages temporarily or permanently, please send a message with the word “Stop”.
Re-receive messagesIf you wish to receive messages again, send “Start”.
Delete all dataIf you do not want to receive any more messages and want to delete all from our data base, please send a message saying “Delete all data”.

For all entries, you may use upper-case letters as well as lower-case letters.

3. SURVEYED DATA
Data, which we automatically collect after you have signed up, can include data which has been retained by the messenger platform like your user data (this might include your first and last name), your telephone number, your personal device, all messages sent to the provider as well as messages which you have read and clicked on. This data helps our clients to send you targeted and individualized messages according to your personal preferences. Further information, which you individually provide via the particular chat, will automatically be saved.

4. USAGE OF SURVEYED DATA
WhatsBroadcast solely utilizes your data to enable our customers to automatically send individual messages. Please bear in mind that our clients may utilize each individual information in order to send you targeted messages by means of well-defined norms. In exceptional cases, active users may be informed via text message (SMS) about system updates in which case the phone number may be transmitted to a service provider of distributing text messages (SMS) for this exclusive purpose only. WhatsBroadcast will not pass on any of your data to any third parties. Some of your personal data may be visible to employees of our customer by whom you signed up..

5. DEREGISTRATION OF THE SERVICE
You may deregister from our service at any time with an individual message. To do so, please send the message “STOP” to the provider via the corresponding messenger. Unless you will register again, you will not receive any news or messages from this provider.

6. ERASURE OF YOUR DATA
In order to erase all stored data of a customer, please send a message via the corresponding messenger stating “DELETE ALL DATA”.

7. DATA SECURITY
Our data base is protected by various diverse technical precautionary measures. Only a very limited group of employees of our very own company gets access to the database for reasons of technical work on the service. You are responsible yourself for the safety on your own device.
Please make sure that the access to WhatsApp on your device is sufficiently secured. We cannot guarantee the safety of transmitting data via WhatsApp and other messengers. Therefore, each broadcast is based on your own personal risk.

8. CONTENT OF THE SERVICE
The customer who uses our service and by whom you have personally registered is exclusively accounted for all transmitted data. We assume no liability for a loss or damage caused to the user of the service by transmitted content or links.

9. MODIFICATION OF PRIVACY POLICY
Please note that the content of this privacy policy is eligible for modifications anytime upon two weeks’ notice. We will publish these changes visibly at the header of this website.

10. CONTACT
We regularly review the appropriateness of this privacy policy. Shall you have any questions, suggestions or notes regarding this, please send us an email to support@WhatsBroadcast.com or via post to:
WhatsBroadcast GmbH, Otto-Lindenmeyer-Str. 28, 86153 Augsburg, Germany

Please note that the German version of this privacy policy takes precedence in the event of any conflict.

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