Last updated: 01.09.2020

When you use WEARIT or other of our Services, you give us access to information about you. In this document we will elaborate on what data we collect about you, why we collect it, how it is used, and on what legal basis the collection is made.

The prime purpose of collecting your data is to deliver and improve your experience on WEARIT.

The data is further used to reduce misuse of the Service, analyse and understand market trends and to offer relevant advertising adjusted to your interest and usage patterns.

In this privacy policy we will cover:

The types of personal data we collect

When you use our Services, we collect the following types of information:

Information you provide to us

Account information

Some information is required to create an account on our Services, such as your name, email address and username. This is the only information you have to provide to create an account with us.

Information from Third-party services

You can also give us access to personal data when you create or add information to your items and in the messages you send with Customer Support or other users.

Additional information

To help improve your experience or enable certain features of the Services you may choose to provide us with additional information such as your phone number, address, date of birth or other information you provide to our Customer Support if you require assistance.

Information we collect automatically

How you use our Services

We use different internal and third partyt ools to measure how you interact with our Services. For instance what items you click on, what you like, who you follow, the last time you used our Services, and if and where the application crashes for you and what advertising we have shown you.

Location information

We automatically register information about where you are when you accept location access in our apps or by using the location you select. We may also derive your approximate location from your IP address.

How we use personal data

We use the data we collect to provide you with the Products and Services we offer and to honor our Terms of Service agreement with you. This includes using data to improve and personalise your experiences. We also use data to communicate with you, for example to inform you about your account, new products or services, updates to these terms and other types of updates.

WEARIT uses personal data for the following purposes:

Providing our product to you

We use personal data to deliver the product you expect from us. For instance we need your name to show your profile and your email to get in touch with you to communicate important events.

Product improvement

We continuously use data for research purposes and to develop and improve our offerings. We analyse statistics collected from large user segments to understand how people use WEARIT and how we can improve further. This includes using error reports to improve security and features of the clients, using search queries and clicks to improve the relevance of search results and using usage data to determine what new features to prioritise.

These third parties include:

Adapt WEARIT to you and your interests

We try to make WEARIT as interesting and relevant for you as possible. For instance we can show you items that we believe are relevant for you based on your location and profile. We can also show listings that are similar to those you have liked or searched for previously, and get recommendations based on what other users similar to you have liked.

Communicate with you

We use the data we collect to deliver and personalise our communications with you. For example, we may contact you by email or other means of electronic communication (e.g. SMS, push notifications), including through the WEARIT app to inform you about new WEARIT Products or Services, update you on a support issue, security or software updates, or invite you to take part in a survey.

We use data to respond to customer enquiries, diagnose technical issues and provide customer care and support services.

We want to show content and advertising that is as relevant as possible for you, and we measure how well we do. Therefore we use information about you collected from our Services to show you WEARIT content and advertisements from our partners. You can be shown WEARIT content adapted to you also outside of the WEARIT apps and websites.

We do not share information that can identify you without your explicit consent.

This processing is necessary for the performance of the agreement we have with you and our legitimate interest. You can opt-out of receiving direct marketing communications from WEARIT by following the instructions sent in every such email or access it from the Privacy settings and/or notification settings accessible in the WEARIT application. We will not send you promotional emails once you unsubscribe, but please note that you cannot opt-out of communications related to changes in terms of service and policies, security updates or other important information related to your WEARIT account.

Build a safe and efficient marketplace

We mean it is important to know who you are about to trade with and show some of your personal information on your WEARIT profile and listing. This includes your name, profile picture and address. You can select the granularity of your address when you browse and add items for sale.

It is important to us to keep WEARIT a safe place. We do everything we can to avoid unwanted or criminal activity with both visible and hidden measures. This includes IP-addresses, email-addresses, message history and other personal data collected. This processing is necessary for the performance of the agreement we have with you.

We use cookies or similar technologies for the purposes described above. Please read our Cookie Policy for more information about cookies.

How your information is shared with others

We do not share your personal information except in the limited circumstances described below. However, we may share non-personal information that is aggregated or de-identified so that it cannot reasonably be used to identify an individual. We may disclose such information publicly, to third-parties and to partners, for example in public reports about second hand and as part of community benchmarking.

For external processing

WEARIT uses third-party vendors to perform some or parts of our Services. We only share your personal data as necessary to fulfil our agreement with you as described in this Privacy policy and our Terms of Use .

If you have questions about the external processing we do, please reach out to us at contact@getwearit.com.

For legal reasons or to prevent harm

If we are requested to share your personal information to a governmental agency, such as the local police, this information will be shared by subject of a legal request. In those cases the exact information that is shared is specified in the legal request, and will include: Your name and address, IP address(es), chat history, location information. You will not be notified if such sharing occurs.

In case of a dispute, relevant information - such as information about one or more listings and message history - may be shared with the counterparty in the dispute or others.

Sale or merger

We may share your personal information in the event of a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of our assets. We shall notify you via email and/or a prominent notice on our website and inform you of your rights.

Please note, our Products include links to Products or applications of third parties whose privacy practices may differ from ours. If you provide personal data to any of those third parties or their products, your data is governed by their privacy statements, and we encourage you to read these privacy statements carefully.

Other companies in the WEARIT family

We may share your personal information with other companies owned and administered by WEARIT AS,. This sharing will be based on either this Privacy Policy or the Privacy Policy governing the daughter company’s offerings.

Information about children

Tise does not target and is not intending to attract children under the age of 16. Although visitors of all ages may navigate through our websites or use our app, we do not wish to collect or request personal data from those under the age of 16. If, following a notification from a parent, guardian or discovery by other means, a child under 16 has been improperly registered, we will cancel the child’s account and delete the child’s personal data from our records.

The legal bases for processing personal data

There are different legal bases that we rely on to use your personal information, namely:

Performance of a contract

The use of your personal information may be necessary to perform the agreement you have with us.

Legitimate interest

We may use your personal information for our legitimate interests. For example, we rely on our legitimate interest to analyse and improve our products and services. Where we process your personal information based on our legitimate interest an no opt-out mechanism is available to you (e.g. in the WEARIT Privacy settings), you may exercise your right to object by sending an email to contact@getwearit.com or by withstanding from using our services.

Legal obligation

The processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject. For instance we are required to collect some personal data before we can initiate payouts to be compliant with money laundry regulations.

Storage and information security

We work hard to keep your information safe, and use a combination of technical, administrative and physical controls to maintain the security of your data. This includes using Transport Layer Security (“TLS”) to encrypt most of our services.

Personal data collected by WEARIT is stored and processed in the EU and Norway. Some third parties may process your information in the United States.

Data Retention

WEARIT will retain your personal information for as long as you maintain a customer relationship with us and as long as needed to comply with applicable laws, resolve disputes with any parties and otherwise as necessary to allow us to conduct our business. We do this as it is required for us to be able do deliver our services to you. All personal information we retain will be subject to this Privacy policy and our internal retention guidelines.

Deleting personal information

As long as your account is active we will store your personal information and other information that you register. You can choose to delete your WEARIT user account at any time. In that case your user profile will no longer be accessible on our service as an immediate action. We will keep your information for up to 120 days as this information may be required by government agencies or for resolving disputes.

Similarly, listings are kept for up to 120 days when you delete them, but they will not be accessible by others. The account and associated information may also be washed for personal data and be used for analytical purposes.

Please note that messages sent to other users will still be available for those users, even after your account has been deleted.

If an account has been involved in fraud we may store personal information about that account permanently in order to preventing from accessing our Services at a later time. This processing is based on our legitimate interest.

Your rights and choices

Your Rights

We want you to be in control of how your personal information is used by us. You can exercise these rights in the following ways:

Where we are using your personal data on the bases of your consent you are entitled to withdraw that consent at any time. Where we use process your personal information on the bases of our legitimate interest you have the right to object at any time to that use of your personal information.

You can exercise these rights by sending a request to contact@getwearit.com.

We always aim to obtain a fair resolution of any complaint or concern you might have about our use of personal information. However, if you do not believe that we have been able to assist you with your complaint or concern you have the right to file a complaint with the Data Protection Authority in your country. In Norway this is Datatilsynet .

Your choices

If you want to access or edit profile information you can do this in the WEARIT application

You can view and edit your consents from within the Privacy center, accessible from the settings menu in the WEARIT application. If you cannot access these settings you can contact us at contact@getwearit.com. We will answer any request to access or delete your personal data as soon as possible and within 30 days.

Data Protection Officer

WEARIT has a dedicated Data Protection Officer to ensure safe and sound handling of personal data. The scheme is initated by Datatilsynet. You can contact WEARIT's Data Protection Officer by emailing contact@getwearit.com .

Who we are and how to contact us

If you need to get in touch with us for suggestions, questions, or concerns about this policy or about our use of your information, please contact us at contact@getwearit.com.

You may also contact us at:

WEARIT AS Staverhagan 15 1341 Slependen Norwayy

WEARIT AS (923 835 598) is a Norwegian company and is the data processor responsible for the personal data collected through interactions with our services.