Terms and Privacy Policy

At forge (”we/us/forge”), our users and customers store intimate private details about conversations with their friends, family and colleagues. So, your privacy is of utmost important to us and maintaining that trust is paramount.This Privacy Policy explains what information we collect, use, process and disclose information about you. By using our website / app and affiliated services, you consent to the terms of our privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”) in addition to our Terms of Use. We encourage you to read this Privacy Policy regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of your information from time to time to keep yourself updated with the changes & updated that we make to this Policy.This Privacy Policy describes our privacy practices for all websites, products and services that are linked to it. However this policy does not apply to those affiliates and partners that have their own privacy policy. In such situations, we recommend that you read the privacy policy on the applicable site. Any capitalised terms not defined hereunder shall hold the same definition as provided under the Terms of Use.

1. Information we collect

The following information is collected by forge. As such, we strive not to store any information on the cloud, and retain as much as possible on your device.When you start using the forge app, we ask you to register via the Google Single Sign On (SSO) integration. We receive basic details about your profile including but not limited to your Display Name, Email AddressAs you begin using the app, we ask for your phone contact book so that you can setup your links and store other details.We do not maintain ANY record of your links or contacts on an external server. All of that information is stored on your device in a secure encrypted database.

2. Info created when you use forge

As you begin using forge, we create unique links for each of your contacts, where you can store meeting dates, notes, reminders, etc.Further, as you use the app, we create app level activity behavior (clicks, scrolls, navigations, etc.) which we use for our analytics. All of the data collected is in aggregate and is used only to understand user behavior to optimize the experience. We consume these services via a third party analytics tool.

3. Cookies

We don’t use any cookies

4. Changes to Privacy Policy

forge reserves the right to change this policy from time to time. Any changes shall be effective immediately upon the posting of the revised Privacy Policy. We encourage you to periodically review this page for latest information on our privacy practices.

5. Privacy Questions and Access

If you have questions, concerns, or suggestions regarding our Privacy Policy, we can be reached using the contact information on our “Contact Us” page or at support@forgeapp.net.

If you wish to delete your data, simply uninstall the app, and all your information will be deleted. To delete any records of installation, please contact us and we will faciliate the same.

6. Compliances

forge’s use of information received from Google APIs will adhere to Google API Services User Data Policy, including the Limited Use requirements.

7. Grievance Redressal

In the event that you have a grievance regarding our privacy policy or data usage practices, you may reach out to our help email at admin@forgeapp.net