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Welcome to Think Bagsy! This policy covers our privacy practices and how we use your information. Unless otherwise indicated, this privacy policy (“Policy”) applies to all our websites, domains, apps, products, services, and features (the “Services”) in all geographies in which Think Bagsy offers its Services. 

When you use Think Bagsy, you agree to our Member Agreement. Please read this agreement. Violating the Agreement may lead to loss of account or a permanent ban.

1. What is Think Bagsy?

Think Bagsy is a neighbourhood sharing platform for the exchange of household goods on a borrowing basis.

2. Who provides the Services and controls my information?

We use “Think Bagsy”  “we”, “us” and “our” to refer to our Services.

3. What information is collected?

Some information is required in order to use Think Bagsy and for us to provide the Services.  We use this information for the purposes described below.

3.1. From you, or with your permission.

We collect a variety of information from you when you provide it to us directly, when we request it from you, or when you give us permission to get it from a third party source.  Here are some examples of these instances:

3.2. From your browser and device.

We collect technical information when you visit or use Think Bagsy or read a message from us. We collect information from your browser, computer, or mobile device. This provides us with technical information, including

4. How is my information used?

We use the information we have to provide, operate, improve, understand, customise, support, and market our Services. We may also use the information we have for other purposes where permitted by law.

5. What are my choices?

You can modify the information on your profile at any time.

5.1 What are my rights?

This right to access: you have the right to request copies of your personal data. We may charge you a small fee for this service.

The right to rectification: you have the right to request that any inaccurate information be corrected. You have the right to request Think Bagsy to complete information you believe is incomplete.

The right to erase: you have the right to request that Think Bagsy erases your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to restrict processing: You have the right to request that Think Bagsy restrict the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to object to processing: You have the right to object to Think Bagsy’s processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to data portability: You have the right to request that Think Bagsy transfer the data we have collected to another organisation, or directly to you, under certain conditions.

If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us at our email address:
[email protected]

6. Is my information shared with third parties?

We can share information with service providers, affiliates, partners, and other third parties where it is necessary to perform the Member Agreement, to provide the Services, or for any other purposes described in this Policy.

6.1. Content shared within the Think Bagsy community.

Think Bagsy is a platform for neighbours to share helpful information with each other. To that end, we make the Items you post on Think Bagsy visible to other Think Bagsy members who search for the item or live in the area. When one of your items is searched for, your first name and approximate distance will be visible to members in the search results.

6.2. Publicly-available content.

Sometimes, we may make some details about activity on Think Bagsy available to the public (for example, notifying our social followings of a new item listing). We will not use any identifying information in these cases.

6.3. Account verification.

We can share your personal information with account verification partners.

6.4. Legal and safety reasons.

We may retain, preserve, or share your personal information if we believe that it is reasonably necessary to: (a) respond, based on applicable law, to a legal request; (b) detect, investigate, prevent, and address fraud and other illegal activity, security, or technical issues; (c) protect our or others’ rights, property, or safety; (d) enforce our Member Agreement or any other agreements we have with you; (e) prevent physical injury or other harm.

7. How long is my information kept?

We retain your information for as long as necessary to provide the Services. We may need to retain some of your information for a longer period, for example to resolve disputes or legal claims, or to enforce our Member Agreement. If you would like to delete the information you provided, contact us.

8. How is my information protected?

8.1. Account security.

Think Bagsy uses technical measures to keep your data secure. However, as with any website on the internet, we cannot guarantee that your personal information won’t be intercepted or improperly accessed. Upon sign up, choose a strong password and do not share it with anyone.

9. Push Notifications.

The app can receive notifications and use a unique and anonymous identifier (UID) provided by Apple (APNS) or Google (FCM) to receive the notification.

10. Permissions.

The app uses the camera permission to scan a QR code, if necessary. It will never store or transmit images/recordings to us.

The app uses the location permission, if necessary, to work with maps, location data used in the app is not stored or transmitted to us.

11. Amendments to this Policy.

We may make changes to this Policy, and you are advised to review it periodically.

12. Contact us.

If you would like to contact us, please email [email protected]