Privacy Policy

  1. Introduction

Urbanplay Entertainment Private Limited operates this platform in India that offers quiz contests through its mobile application, Quizwhiz and associated Facebook and Google systems, the Quizwhiz website, partner website(s) and mobile application(s) (collectively referred to as the “Platform”) (Urbanplay Entertainment Private Limited is referred to herein as “ Quizwhiz ” or “ we ” or “ us ” “ our ”).

Any person utilizing the Platform (" User " or " you " or " your ") or any of its features including the participation in the various contests (" Contests ") (" Services ") being hosted and conducted on the Platform) shall be bound by this Privacy Policy.

Quizwhiz respects the privacy of its Users and is committed to protecting it in all respects. With a view to offer an enriching and holistic internet experience to its Users, Quizwhiz offers a vast repository of Services. Most of the Services are offered for free but you will need to register to participate in Quizwhiz's online contests. The information about the User is collected by Quizwhiz as (i) information supplied by Users and (ii) information automatically tracked during User's navigation on Quizwhiz.

Before you submit any information to the Platform, please read this Privacy Policy for an explanation of how we will treat your personal information. By accessing and/or using any services on the Platform, you consent to the collection, use, disclosure, storage, transfer, and any other use of your personal information for the purposes mentioned in this Privacy Policy and to the collection, processing, and maintenance of this information. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, please do not use the Platform. Your use of any part of the Platform indicates your acceptance of this Privacy Policy and of the collection, use, and disclosure of your personal information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. While you have the option not to provide us with the certain information or withdraw consent to collect certain information, kindly note that in such an event you may not be able to take full advantage of the entire scope of features and services offered to you and we also reserve the right not to provide you with our Services in such a case.

  1. Usage of Information

While creating an account on the platform, you provide some personal information, such as your name, username, email address, and any other information as required from time to time. Some of this information, for example, your name and/or username, may be listed publicly on the Services. You agree that Quizwhiz and/or third parties on its behalf and/or its partners may use the information for the purposes of contacting you as part of customer support; to send you updates or information about the Services; managing your account and relationship with Quizwhiz and improving your experience when you use it, improving the Services, research, surveying, and engaging with you, for example by sending you communications for these purposes; marketing and promotion of the Services or products; to personalize and optimize the Services, promotional content and/or advertising; to create reports, analysis or similar services for the purposes of research or business intelligence.

  1. Collection of Information

Quizwhiz and/or third parties, including but not limited to the business partners; advertising networks, analytics or search information providers, may collect and process the following data about you, information that you provide when you fill in forms when accessing and/or using the Services, or when you create an account on our mobile application; details of your use of the Services and the resources that you access; the correspondence between you and Quizwhiz and any interactions with other users on the Service, the channels and/or any social media related; from third parties who hold data about you and who agree to share this data with us; and information collected via cookies and other similar technologies and/or other mechanisms, as explained further below.

  1. Cookies : Quizwhiz uses cookies and other similar technologies in the Services. These technologies operate either by placing a small file that stores some information on your computer or mobile device; and/or by accessing the information on your device. Quizwhiz uses cookies and similar technologies to recognize you and your device, for example by identifying your IP address; to allow the Services to interact with a third party social network or platform where you have chosen to allow such interaction; to allow payment processes when you submit payment instructions; to enable Quizwhiz and third parties to provide you with more customized services; and to collect data such as your device's model, operating system and screen size, other applications installed on your device, and information about how you use the Services. By accessing and/or using the Services you consent the use of cookies and similar technologies in accordance with this Privacy Policy. You might be able to disable cookies through your web or mobile device browser settings but some features of the Services may not function properly. Alternatively, if you do not wish such data collection as described in this section, you should stop using the Services.

  2. Advertising: Quizwhiz may present information to its online advertisers -- to help them understand our audience and confirm the value of advertising on the Platform -- it is usually in the form of aggregated statistics on traffic to various pages within our site. When you register with Quizwhiz, we contact you from time to time about updating your content to provide features that we believe may benefit you. may use the information provided by you to Quizwhiz, including your email address or phone number, to contact you about the Services availed by you or to inform you of our updated Services if any. The identifiers used by advertisers are non-permanent, non-personal, device identifiers. Quizwhiz and/or third parties may use your device's advertising identifier and other information associated with it, to deliver ads that relate to your interests and to improve and measure the effectiveness of ad campaigns.

  1. Links: Quizwhiz may keep track of how you interact with links across the Services, including email notifications, third-party services, and client applications, by redirecting clicks or through other means.

  2. Log Data: Servers automatically record information created by your use of the Services. This data may include information such as your IP address, browser type, operating system, the referring web page, pages visited, location, your mobile carrier, device and application IDs, search terms, and cookie information. Log data is received when you interact with the Services. This data is used to provide the Services and to measure, customize, and improve them.

  3. Payment information: If you make a purchase in the Services, Quizwhiz may collect the billing and financial information necessary to process the charges; and/or do so on behalf of the relevant payment service providers. Purchases of third party services are subject to the policies applicable to such providers.

  4. Third-party services: Quizwhiz uses a variety of third-party services to help its provision of the Services, such as hosting, financial aggregators, and other services. These third-party service providers may collect information sent by your browser as part of a web page request, such as cookies or your IP address, location and devices' unique identifiers. Also, third-party ad partners may share information to measure ad quality and tailor ads, for example to display ads about things you may have already shown interest in.

  5. Customer Support Correspondence: When you ask for assistance from Quizwhiz customer support, the contact information you provide will be collected, as well as information about your contest or activity on the Service, your user ID number, and the correspondence and any information contained within. If available through the Services, you may provide Quizwhiz with profile information to make public, such as a short biography, location, website, cell phone, a picture, information to customize your account, etc. Such contact information may be used to send you information about the Services or related information. You may use your account settings to unsubscribe from notifications from Quizwhiz. You may also unsubscribe by following the instructions contained within the notification or the instructions on the Service.

  1. Disclosure/Sharing of Information

Quizwhiz may also share information as provided by you and data concerning usage of the Services and participation in the Contests with third party service providers engaged by Quizwhiz, for the purpose of data analytics or other similar purposes, for the purpose of storage, improving the services and helping Quizwhiz serve you better.

Where we propose to use your personal information (that is, information that may be used to identify the User and that is not otherwise publicly available) for any other uses we will ensure that we notify you first. You will also be given the opportunity to withhold or withdraw your consent for your use other than as listed above.

By using the Platform, you hereby expressly agree and grant consent to the collection, use and storage of this information by Quizwhiz. Quizwhiz reserves the right to share, disclose and transfer information collected hereunder with its own affiliates. In the event Quizwhiz sells or transfers all or a portion of its business assets, consumer information may be one of the business assets that are shared, disclosed or transferred as part of the transaction.

You hereby expressly grant consent and permission to Quizwhiz for disclosure and transfer of information to such third parties. Quizwhiz may share information as provided by you and data concerning usage of the Services and participation in the Contest with its commercial partners for the purpose of facilitating user engagement, for marketing and promotional purposes and other related purposes. Further, Quizwhiz reserves the right to disclose personal information as obligated by law, in response to duly authorized legal process, governmental requests and as necessary to protect the rights and interests of Quizwhiz.

  1. Retention of Data

Your personal information may be retained and may continue to be used until: (i) the relevant purposes for the use of your information described in this Privacy Policy are no longer applicable; and (ii) we are no longer required by applicable law, regulations, contractual obligations or legitimate business purposes to retain your personal information and the retention of your personal information is not required for the establishment, exercise or defense of any legal claim.

  1. Security and Protection of Information

All information gathered on Quizwhiz is securely stored within the Quizwhiz-controlled database. The database is stored on servers secured behind a firewall; access to such servers being password-protected and strictly limited on a need-to-know basis. However, we understand that as effective as our security measures are, no security system is impenetrable. Thus, we are unable to guarantee the security of our database, nor are we able to guarantee that information you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to us over the Internet. By using the Platform, you understand and agree that your information may be transferred to and stored in countries other than India.

We may periodically review from time to time and change our privacy policy to incorporate such future changes as may be considered appropriate, without any notice to you. Our use of any information we gather will always be consistent with this policy. Any changes/modifications to our privacy policy will be posted on this page, so you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, how we store it and under what circumstances we disclose it.

  1. Conditions of Use

Quizwhiz does not warrant that this platform, its servers, or email sent by us or on our behalf are virus-free. Quizwhiz will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of this platform, including, but not limited to compensatory, direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, special and consequential damages, loss of data, goodwill, business opportunity, income or profit, loss of or damage to property and claims of third parties. In no event will Quizwhiz be liable for any damages whatsoever in an amount in excess of an amount of ₹200.