Effective Date: Since September 9, 2022
Last Modified: September 9, 2022
Previous Version: June 17, 2022
The Company (referred to as the “Company”, “we”, “our” or “us”) as defined herein is the publisher and operator of the website www.faphouse.com including its subdomains https://studio.faphouse.com/ and https://blog.faphouse.com/, https://fap.cash, https://joinmy.fans/ (referred to as the “Website”). The Company is committed to protecting your privacy and handling your personal data in an open and transparent manner. The personal data that we collect and process will vary depending on how you use the Website.
1. Personal data that we collect and process
a. Personal data we collect and process from Browsers
b. Personal data we collect and process from Registered Studio Operators
c. Personal data we collect and process from Participants of Affiliate Program:
2. How we collect your personal data
We obtain your personal data mainly through any information you provide directly to us through our Website. Below is a list of ways we collect your personal data:
3. Who we are
4. If you fail to provide personal data
Where we need to collect and process your personal data in order to provide you with our services and you fail to provide that data when requested, we may not be able to provide you with access to our Website and/or the services we offer. In this case, we may have to suspend your access to the Website or, if you are a Registered Studio Operator or Participant of Affiliate Program, prohibit any access to non-public areas of the Website or restrict the operation of your account and the services we provide to you.
5. Automated personal data collection
6. Why we need your personal data and how we use it
We will most commonly use your personal data in the following circumstances:
Below, we describe these circumstances in further detail.
a. Performance of our services to you
i. Provision of services
We may collect and process your personal data where it is necessary in order to present our Website and its contents to you, including any interactive features on our Website and to provide you with information or services that you request from us.
Please note that if you do not agree to provide us with the requested information, it may not be possible for us to continue to operate your account and/or provide you with the services we provide to our Browsers and Registered Studio Operators and Participants of Affiliate Program.
ii. Customer management (Registered Studio Operators and Participants of Affiliate Program only)
We may collect and process your personal data where it is necessary in order to manage your account, to provide customer support and notices to you about your account and subscription, including expiration and renewal notices, and notices about changes to our Website or any services we offer or provide through it.
b. Legitimate interests
i. Customization of content
We may collect and process your personal data where it is necessary in order to perform research and analysis about your use or, or interest in, our Website content and/or services, so as to develop and display content and advertising tailored to your interests on our Website.
We may collect and process your personal data where it is necessary in order to determine whether users of the Website are unique, or whether the same user is using the Website on multiple occasions, and to monitor aggregate metrics such as total number of visitors, pages viewed and demographic patterns.
iii. Functionality and security
We may collect and process your personal data where it is necessary in order to diagnose or fix technology problems, and to detect, prevent and respond to actual or potential fraud, illegal activities, or intellectual property infringement.
iv. Other legitimate interests
In addition to the above, we may process your personal data, to the extent required for our business needs in order to:
c. For compliance with legal obligations
When you visit and/or use and/or register in our Website (and throughout your relationship with us), we are required to comply with certain legal and regulatory obligations which may involve the processing of your personal data. This may include processing to:
i. perform checks and comply with laws relating to fraud;
iii. manage contentious regulatory matters, investigations and litigation.
d. You have provided your consent
We will ask for your consent when we wish to provide marketing information to you in relation to our services which we believe may be of interest and of benefit to you, but only where you are a Browser of the Website.
You have the right to revoke your consent at any time. However, any processing of personal data prior to the receipt of your revocation will not be affected.
7. Who we share your personal data with
We may also disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction. We may also share aggregated information with third-parties for conducting general business analysis. This information does not contain any personal data and may be used to develop content and services that we hope you and other users will find of interest.
Please note that we have never sold and will never sell your personal data to third parties.
8. Registered Studio Operators’ Profiles
Registered Studio Operators should be aware that some of the information directly provided on the Website when they create an account is public and can be viewed by other Browsers, Registered Studio Operators and/or Participants of Affiliate Program of the Website, unless otherwise stated. Even if a Registered Studio Operator’s profile does not contain any personal information, there is a possibility of identification by others through other information on the Registered Studio Operator’s profile. Accordingly, Registered Studio Operators should understand that they are in control of all of the information they upload on the Website and/or display on their profile and are fully responsible for any consequences arising out of such information.
9. Security of your personal data
We take appropriate security measures (including physical, electronic and procedural measures) to safeguard your personal data from unauthorized access and disclosure. For instance, only authorized employees are permitted to access personal data, and they may do so only for permitted business functions. In addition, we use encryption in the transmission of your personal data between your system and ours, and we use firewalls to help prevent unauthorized persons from gaining access to your personal data. However, please be advised that we cannot fully eliminate security risks associated with the storage and transmission of personal data as we cannot guarantee that our security measures will prevent third-party hackers from illegally obtaining this information.
You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your unique password and account information at all times. We are not responsible for circumventions of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website.
10. Information we transfer
Some of our external third parties are based outside the European Economic Area (“EEA”) so the processing of your personal data will involve a transfer of data outside the EEA.
Whenever we transfer your data outside the EEA, we ensure a similar degree of protection is afforded to it by ensuring at least one of the following safeguards is implemented:
We may additionally, in rare occasions, transfer your personal data to a party outside the EEA where we have your prior explicit consent to do so or where such transfer is necessary for the provision of our services to you.
11. Marketing information
We may process your personal data so as to inform you about existing and/or future services that may be of interest to you by sending you periodic announcements with details on existing and/or new services and/or programs.
You have the right to object at any time to the processing of your personal data for marketing purposes, by sending us an email at [email protected] or by clicking at the opt-out link at the bottom of any marketing emails we send you.
We can only use your personal data to promote our services to you if we have your explicit consent to do so, or in certain cases such as for example when you are a Registered Studio Operator of our Website, if we consider that it is in our legitimate interest to do so. You may also occasionally receive marketing communications from our affiliates, but only provided you have given your explicit consent in receiving such communications.
Even if you inform us that you no longer wish to receive marketing material, you will still receive from us system notices and other information specifically related to your account from time to time.
12. How long we keep your personal data for
We will only keep your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting or reporting requirements. We may retain your personal data for a longer period in the event of a complaint or if we reasonably believe there is a prospect of litigation in respect of our relationship with you.
To determine the appropriate retention period for personal data, we consider the amount, nature and sensitivity of the personal data, the potential risk of harm from unauthorized use or disclosure of your personal data, the purposes for which we process your personal data and whether we can achieve those purposes through other means, and the applicable legal requirements.
If you have questions about our data retention practices, please contact us electronically by sending as an email at [email protected].
13. Your data protection rights
We want to make sure you are aware of your rights in relation to the personal data we process about you. We have described those rights and the circumstances in which they apply further below.
a. we no longer need to process your information for the purposes for which it was provided;
b. we have requested your permission to process your personal information and you wish to withdraw your consent; or
c. we are not using your information in a lawful manner.
a. it is not accurate; or
b. it has been used unlawfully but you do not want us to delete it; or
c. it is not relevant any more, but you want us to keep it for use in possible legal claims; or
d. you have already asked us to stop using your personal data but you are waiting for us to confirm if we have legitimate grounds to use your personal data.
Please note that if you request us to restrict processing of your personal data, we may have to suspend the services we provide to you.
If we ask for your consent to use your personal data, you can withdraw your consent at any time. Please note that in case of a withdrawal of your consent you may no longer be able to use several functionalities of our Website and our services.
Please note that some requests to delete certain personal data will require the deletion of your account as a Registered Studio Operator and/or Participant of Affiliate Program as the provision of Registered Studio Operator accounts and/or Participant of Affiliate Program accounts is inextricably linked to the use of certain personal data (e.g. your email address and username). Also note that it is possible that we require additional information from you in order to verify your authorization to make the request and to honor your request.
To exercise any of your rights, or if you have any other questions about our use of your personal data, please contact us electronically by sending us an email at [email protected] or by sending as a letter via our postal address.
We endeavor to address all your requests promptly.
14. How to access or modify your personal data
We remain dedicated to the protection of your data and we want to be clear about the type of information collected, helping you make choices about your privacy. You may:
a. access/modify the information provided during registration – please refer to the profile editing page;
b. choose whether your profile/uploaded content is visible to everyone, or to other Registered Studio Operators only;
c. block cookies, including cookies associated with our services, by activating or deactivating the related cookies on your browser. Please note, however, that if you choose to disable all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or part of our Website.
15. Our communication with you
16. Right to complain
Upon receipt of your complaint, we will investigate it and respond to you within a reasonable time.
You also have the right to complain to the data protection supervisory authority of the country in which you reside, provided that such country is a Member State of the European Union or is located within the EEA.
17. Our policy towards minors
Our Website is not directed to individuals under the age of eighteen (18) or the applicable age of majority in the jurisdiction from which the Website is accessed and we do not knowingly collect personal data from minors. If you become aware that your child has provided us with personal data, please contact us electronically at [email protected]. If we become aware that a minor has provided us with personal data, we will take steps to remove such information and terminate that person’s account immediately.
18. Third-party links
19. California Consumer Privacy Act Notice
As of January 1, 2020, the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 ("CCPA") provides California residents ("Consumer(s)") certain rights with respect to their personal information, as this term is defined under the CCPA. In addition to the rights we state under this policy and subject to the exceptions found under the CCPA, Consumers have the right to:
This Website does not sell nor has it sold in the past 12 months personal information to third parties for monetary or other valuable considerations. We may however disclose certain personal information with third parties, service providers and entities within our corporate group in order to enable them to perform certain services on our behalf and namely to make the Website work properly. Regardless, we respect the California residents' right to exclude personal information from such sharing arrangements and to thereby opt-out of any future sale of their personal information. If the CCPA is applicable to you and you would like to record such preference, please send us an email at [email protected].