Privacy Policy

Introduction and Scope

BestReviews.ph (“we,” or “our”) takes our users’ privacy very seriously. This privacy policy explains how we collect, use, and disclose personal information about you when you use our website, https://bestreviews.ph, or subscribe to and interact with our newsletters.  (together, the “Services”).

Please read this Privacy Policy carefully. By continuing to use our Services, you accept our Terms and Conditions which include this Privacy Policy. If you do not want to be bound by BestReviews.ph’ Privacy Policy, or Terms and Conditions, please discontinue using or accessing our Services.

What Information We Collect

When you interact with our Website or our Application, we may collect the following pieces of personal information about you:

  • When you sign up to receive our newsletters, or contact us about our reviews, we may collect identifiers, such as name and email address. You do not have to provide this information to use our Services, but we may need it in order to provide you some of our services. For example, you would need to provide your email address so we can send you the BestReviews.ph newsletter. 
  • We also automatically collect internet and device information when you browse our Website. This information may include, but is not limited to IP addresses, browser types, ISPs, access times, referring websites, exit pages, and click activity. 
  • We collect general location information such as city through IP addresses. 
  • We may collect information from third parties, like Shopee or Lazada, when for instance, you click on a link on the Services that take you to their website.

Cookies and Other Technologies

BestReviews.ph collects internet and device information through the use of cookies. Cookies are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier.

They help BestReviews.ph store information about preferences of visitors, record user-specific information about the pages users access, and customize web content based on a visitor’s browser type or other information that the visitor sends through their browser. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.

How We Use the Information We Collect from You

We use the information that we collect about you in a number of ways.

  • To provide, maintain, and improve our Services.
  • To communicate with you about our Services at your request, such as to provide you with customer support and to respond to your inquiries.
  • To personalize your experience on our Services, including through advertising, and to provide you information about our Services and particular offers that you may be interested in.
  • To secure our Services and its users, for example by monitoring, preventing, and detecting fraud, and combating malware or security risks.
  • To establish, exercise, or defend our legal rights where is it necessary for our interests or the legitimate interests of others, including to enforce our Terms and Conditions, Privacy Policy, or to protect our Services, users, or others. 

How We Share the Information We Collect from You

We may disclose the information we collect from you with third parties for business purposes (as defined by applicable law) or as required by applicable law as described in this section.

We share your information with the following entities:

  • Our service providers that perform services on our behalf.
  • Third-party merchants. when you click on one of our product reviews to make a purchase, some internet and device information is sent to the third party seller to let them know that you came from our site where it is necessary to fulfill the transaction (i.e. earn commission) for referring you there. 
  • Third parties for legal purposes. We may disclose information that we collect and maintain about you to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant, or other lawful requests for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights, our users, the public, or other third parties.
  • Third-party online advertisers and ad networks. Our services may disclose information to third-party advertising networks to allow for the delivery of advertising on other websites you visit and other applications you use.
  • We may aggregate and we may de-identify information collected by the Services or via other means so that the information is not intended to identify you. Our use and disclosure of aggregated and/or de-identified information are not subject to any restrictions under this Privacy Policy, and we may disclose it to others without limitation for any purpose.

Online Analytics

We also use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the Site–you can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Behavioral Advertising

As described above, we use your Personal Information to provide you with targeted advertisements or marketing communications we believe may be of interest to you. For more information about how targeted advertising works, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s (“NAI”) educational page at http://www.networkadvertising.org/understanding-online-advertising/how-does-it-work.

You can opt-out of targeted advertising by:
FACEBOOK – https://www.facebook.com/settings/?tab=ads
GOOGLE – https://www.google.com/settings/ads/anonymous
BING – https://advertise.bingads.microsoft.com/en-us/resources/policies/personalized-ads

Additionally, you can opt-out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out portal at: http://optout.aboutads.info/.

Do not Track

Please note that we do not alter our Site’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.

Policy Changes

We may update this privacy policy from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to our practices or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons.

Contact Us

For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by e-mail at admin@bestreviews.ph or by mail using the details provided below:

Echelon Tower, 2100 A. Mabini St., Manila, 00, 1004, Philippines