Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to us. It is Kink Hub’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect from you across our website, https://kinkhub.co. 

Our policy is simple, intentionally.

We do not share, sell, rent, or trade members’ personal information with third parties for their commercial or non-commercial purposes.

Cookies

Like every website, we use cookies to keep you logged in to our website. The cookies we use contain no personally identifiable information. You cannot disable cookies on our site.  We do not place third party cookies on your browser or device.

Your Data

You own your data, and entrust us to protect it. Your data is stored on servers located in Canada. Data stored on our servers is encrypted at rest to prevent unauthorized access. Data between our servers is transferred securely using standard encryption technology to prevent unauthorized parties from listening in.  We’ll do everything in our power to keep your data secure.

You can download a copy of your profile and any messages, posts and media you have uploaded by visiting your account page and following the link. Likewise, you can delete your profile in a similar means. Deleted profiles are not recoverable. If you choose to delete your profile we cannot undelete it for you. However, if you download a copy of your profile, then delete it we can restore your profile from the download you copied.

Personally Identifiable Information

When you registered for our site, you provided some personally identifiable information, including your email address, date of birth and possibly your name.

Third party trackers

Our website does not use third party trackers or cookies. We do not use any product or service from Google, Facebook or other big data companies.  This is intentional to keep your usage of this site out of their view. This also means you cannot use Facebook, Google or other sites to login to ours.

Advertisements

Advertisements found on this website are served by this website. We do not participate in third party ad exchanges. This further protects your privacy from third parties associating your website activity with your vanilla life.

Public Profile Information

By default, your profile is set to show to site members only. However, if you choose to change your profile to be public, set certain profile fields to public, or make photos or videos public, then there is a good chance that search engines will find your profile and index it.

Cooperation with Law Enforcement

Even though we do not use third-party trackers, we are still able to identify the IP Address and other identifying information about our users, including your email address, browser information, profile photos and private messages. If we are presented with a reasonable request from Canadian law enforcement with a court order related to potentially illegal content, including threats of self harm or violence to others, we will work with them as required.

Third Party Researchers

We do not allow or permit third party researchers including universities, government agencies or private companies from using our data for research purposes.

Statistics

Using your cookie, and other information from our server, we track statistics on how the site is used. This allows us to make alterations to the site that would benefit our community, including adding or removing features, improving speed and generate reports our community may find interesting

Computer Servers & Software

Our computer servers are located in Canada, and with most websites, our servers, databases and network infrastructure is powered by third parties who we trust. In addition to custom software we use to run our website, we utilize publicly available free and paid software to maintain our websites. We do everything we can to keep your data safe and secure.

Backups

We maintain limited backups of our website to comply with your right to delete your profile and be forgotten. As mentioned, we will NOT restore a backup of anything you intentionally or accidentally deleted. Backups are stored encrypted and can only be restored by authorized members of our team.

Updates to this policy

You can view updates to this privacy policy by visiting this page. We will post an update on the activity feed and the Kink Hub Announcements public group upon any updates. However, you may miss these updates if you login infrequently and should pop by periodically to check.

This policy is effective as of February 19, 2019.