UChefs - Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Welcome to UChefs, a vibrant culinary community where chefs and food enthusiasts come together to share and savor the art of cooking. At UChefs, we are committed to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Policy outlines how we collect, use, and safeguard your personal information in the context of our platform, where cooks and chefs have the opportunity to offer subscriptions for exclusive recipe content.

1. Information We Collect

  • Account Information:
    When you create a UChefs account, we collect your name, email address, and password.
  • Profile Information:
    Chefs may choose to provide additional details on their profiles, such as a bio, profile picture, and culinary preferences.
  • Payment Information:
    For chefs offering subscriptions, we collect payment details to facilitate subscription transactions. This information is securely processed through our third-party payment processor.
  • Communications:
    We collect information from communications between users on the platform, including messages and comments.

2. How We Use Your Information

  • Personalisation:
    Your information is used to personalize your experience on the platform, such as recommending chefs, recipes, and content that align with your culinary interests.
  • Subscription Services:
    For chefs offering subscriptions, we use payment information to facilitate transactions and provide access to exclusive content for subscribers.
  • Communication:
    We may use your email address to send platform-related updates, newsletters, and notifications. You can opt out of non-essential communications.

3. Data Security

UChefs employs industry-standard security measures to protect your personal information. We use encryption, secure servers, and regular security audits to safeguard your data.

4. Sharing of Information

  • With Your Consent:
    We may share your information with third parties when you provide explicit consent.
  • Legal Requirements:
    We may disclose information in response to a legal request or to comply with applicable laws and regulations.

5. Cookies and Analytics

We use cookies and similar technologies to enhance your experience on UChefs. These technologies help us analyse user behaviour, improve our services, and provide a more personalized experience.

6. Third-Party Links

UChefs may contain links to third-party websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of these external sites.

7. Children's Privacy

UChefs is not intended for individuals under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children.

8. Changes to Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to update and modify this Privacy Policy. Users will be notified of significant changes, and continued use of the platform implies acceptance of the updated policy.

9. Contact Information

For any questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us at jackoconnor@u-chefs.com

Thank you for being a part of the UChefs community.

Happy cooking!

Last Updated: 15/12/2023