Privacy Policy

MissUniverse-Bahamas.com

MissUniverse-Bahamas.com is owned by Ivy Lane Ltd. and/or its affiliated entities, which respect your privacy. We strive to use information to provide the best possible service while respecting the confidentiality of information we are entrusted with. This Privacy Policy outlines the types of personal information we may receive or collect when you use our services, as well as some of the methods we use to safeguard your personal information.

PLEASE REVIEW THIS PRIVACY POLICY CAREFULLY. YOUR USE OF THIS SITE CONSITUTES YOUR AGREEMENT TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY AND OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or our Terms and Conditions of Use, please contact us at info@missuniverse-bahamas.com or at the address listed at the end of this Privacy Policy.

1. Collection of personal information

We collect personal information in order to establish your pageant application, to handle billing of ticket purchases to pageants and to understand your specific needs to serve you better. Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable, such as your name, address, email address, credit card number or phone number. MissUniverse-Bahamas.com may use cookies and other technologies to enhance your online experience and to learn about how you use our website and services. A “cookie” is a small file containing a string of characters that uniquely identifies your browser. While most browsers accept cookies by default, you can manually set your browser to refuse all cookies, accept cookies from specific websites, or highlight when a cookie is sent to your browser. MissUniverse-Bahamas.com’s servers may also automatically record information when you visit our website, including the URL that directed you to our website, your IP address, browser type and the date and time of your visit.

2. How we use your information

The information MissUniverse-Bahamas.com collects is used to comprehensively understand your needs and interests, and permits MissUniverse-Bahamas.com to deliver a more consistent and personalized experience. For example, MissUniverse-Bahamas.com may use your information to:

  • assist you in completing an application, transaction or order;
  • communicate with you about products and services;
  • provide service and support;
  • update you on new services and benefits
  • provide personalized promotional offers;

select content to be communicated to you; and contact you for market research regarding MissUniverse-Bahamas.com products Your information may be aggregated with other clients’ information on a purely non-identifiable basis to understand how our products are used to help make them better. or services.Credit card information is used solely for payment processing and fraud prevention efforts. Credit card information, and other sensitive personal information required to process a credit decision, are not used for any other purposes by us or our financial service providers, and will not be retained any longer than necessary to provide your services, unless you request that we retain your credit card information to streamline your future purchases.

3. Policy on sharing your information

MissUniverse-Bahamas.com will not sell, rent or lease your personal information to others. However, MissUniverse-Bahamas.com may share personal information with companies working on our behalf and MissUniverse-Bahamas.com- owned or affiliated business entities for the purposes detailed above. We reserve the right to share your personal information and data with our affiliates and with the Miss Universe Pageant and its related entities. This may include sharing for marketing purposes. In any such cases, however, we require that the companies or opportunities adhere to privacy standards and policies at least as restrictive as those MissUniverse-Bahamas.com has in place. If you do not wish us to share your personal information with our affiliated companies for their marketing purposes, you may opt out of such sharing by contacting us with your instructions at info@missuniverse-bahamas.com. Keep in mind that if you opt out of providing us with certain necessary personal information, you may not be able to use certain services or features of MissUniverse-Bahamas.com. Circumstances may arise, whether for strategic or other business reasons, in which MissUniverse-Bahamas.com decides to sell, buy, merge or otherwise reorganize businesses in various countries. Such a transaction may involve the disclosure of personal information to prospective or actual purchasers, or, conversely, the receipt of such personal information from sellers. It is MissUniverse-Bahamas.com’s established practice to seek appropriate protection for all personal information in advance of any such transaction. We may have a good faith belief that access, use, preservation or disclosure of such information is reasonably necessary to: (a) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or legitimate governmental request, (b) detect, prevent, or otherwise address suspected fraud, security or technical issues, (c) enforce any applicable Terms of Service, including investigation of potential violations thereof, or (d) protect against imminent harm to the rights, property or safety of MissUniverse-Bahamas.com, its users or the general public as required or permitted by law.

4. Site covered by this Privacy Policy

The Ivy Lane Ltd. website (www.MissUniverse-Bahamas.com) may from time-to- time link to third-party websites for your convenience and to provide easy access to additional useful information. Should you select such a link you will leave the MissUniverse-Bahamas.com website. MissUniverse-Bahamas.com does not control those sites nor their privacy practices, which may differ from MissUniverse-Bahamas.com’s practices and policies. Any personal data you choose to provide to, or that is collected by, such third parties is not in any way covered by the MissUniverse-Bahamas.com Privacy Policy. We recommend that you read over such website’s privacy policy before providing any personal information. A link to another website from MissUniverse-Bahamas.com does not constitute an endorsement or representation about the value, quality or usefulness of anything found on that third-party website.5. Access to and accuracy of your information.

5. Access to and accuracy of your information

MissUniverse-Bahamas.com strives to keep your personal information accurate and up-to- date. Towards this goal we utilize various technology, management processes and policies. As part of our overall data accuracy initiative, MissUniverse-Bahamas.com provides you with reasonable access to your personal information so you may review and correct your information if needed. To safeguard your privacy and security, we will verify your identity through various means, such as by requiring a password and/or user ID, before granting access to your data. We ask that you update your information as and when it changes so any information used to serve you remains as accurate as possible.

6. Children and Privacy

At various places on our site, we may ask users for their age and you agree to respond truthfully and accurately. Children under the age of 13 are expressly prohibited from submitting or posting any personal data to our site or accessing the services provided. Contestants are required to be at least 18 years of age before submitting an application.

7. Keeping your information secure

MissUniverse-Bahamas.com values your trust and takes it seriously. To prevent unauthorized access and disclosure, to maintain data accuracy, and to ensure the appropriate use of your information, MissUniverse-Bahamas.com utilizes industry standard physical, technical and administrative procedures to safeguard any personal information we collect.

8. Changes to this policy

The world of technology changes quickly. If and when there are future changes to our Privacy Policy in response we will post them at www.MissUniverse-Bahamas.com.

9. Contacting us

We value your opinions and suggestions. Please email us with any questions or concerns at info@missuniverse-bahamas.com, or alternately you can write to us at the following address:

Ivy Lane Ltd.
Cay House, EP Taylor Drive
P.O. Box N7776
Lyford Cay, New Providence
The Bahamas