Privacy Policy

Deals Pinoy values our users and is 100% committed to protect your privacy. Since this is a growing website and Internet technologies are constantly evolving, our privacy policy is subject to change and any change will be reflected in this page. Deals Pinoy is not responsible for the content or privacy policy of the websites it links to.

What information do we collect?

Registered users:

Upon registration your

  • Login Name (e.g. Juan dela Cruz)
  • Email Address (e.g. [email protected])
  • IP Address (e.g. 123.456.78.9)

are collected and are required to use Deals Pinoy

Optionally, you may enter information into your profile:

  • Gender (e.g. Male)
  • Location (e.g. Cavite)
  • Sign-in with Twitter or Facebook
    • Facebook: public profile, friend list and email address
    • Twitter: public profile, email address

Guests (non-registered users):

Deals Pinoy doesn’t collect any personal data for visitors.

Who sees the collected information?

Viewable by the Public:

  • Login Name (e.g. Juan dela Cruz)
  • Gender (e.g. Male)
  • Location (e.g. Cavite)

Moderators & Admins :

  • Email Address (e.g. [email protected])
  • IP address (e.g. 123.456.78.9)
  • Sign-in with Twitter or Facebook

How is the collected information used?

  • Login Name – To publicly identify and differentiate users who post, comment, and vote on Deals Pinoy.
  • Gender – To publicly identify whether the user is a male or female.
  • Location – To publicly identify the location of the user.
  • Email Address – are used in order for Deals Pinoy to:
    • confirm account is associated with an email address through confirmation email.
    • send optional daily newsletter.
    • send notifications of new comments, subscriptions, and private messages.
  • IP Address –
    • used to cross reference with external SPAM lists and internal block lists (e.g. block SPAMMERS).
    • used to audit votes, comments, and deal posts in order to enable transparent posting (e.g. companies pretending to be customers)
    • used for analysis of your visits to Deals Pinoy.

How does Deals Pinoy collect information?

  • User inputted information (e.g. email address)
  • Server logged information (e.g. IP address)
  • Cookies

What do our cookies do?

Cookies are a small text file that is transferred to your hard drive or the internal memory of your mobile device. Websites use cookies to make the browsing experience more efficient, and to help you use websites to their full potential.

They help you to personalize your experience with our site, allowing you to engage with the Deals Pinoy community fully. Our cookies enable you to vote, comment, and stay signed in while you browse the site.

They ensure your sign up process is as efficient as possible, we use cookies as a way to authenticate you as a registered user, allowing you to fully personalize your user profile and settings.

How are 3rd party cookies used on Deals Pinoy?

Third parties may be placing and reading cookies on your browser, or using web beacons to collect information, in the course of ads being served on Deals Pinoy.

Google, in particular, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on Deals Pinoy. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and/or other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.

Use of Information

We will only use the information you have provided lawfully. Under no circumstances will any of your personal information be passed on or sold to any third party, at any time. All information collected is kept securely on our servers and backups to protect against loss, misuse or alteration of information that we have collected from you at this website.

Personal information is stored and transferred on servers located in the Philippines & the USA.

How to view or correct your personal information?

Users can view personal information about their account by logging into Deals Pinoy and navigating to My Account. Users can change their personal details such as their username or email address within the My Account settings. (Username changes are permitted once every 12 months only).

Upon request, we can provide a database dump of all of your personal details as well as collected information such as IP addresses. Please note that this process can take up to 30 days. A user may request this by contacting us directly.

Handling a privacy complaint

Complaints about a privacy issue can be made by contacting us directly. Moderators & staff will discuss the issue and work on a resolution with the user in a reasonable timeframe.

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