How Funkyvilla Works

Funkyvilla (“FV”) is a social discovery website that lets you (the “Member”) meet and interact with new people and stay in touch with friends. When you visit and interact with Funkyvilla you may provide information about yourself or your opinions, and it is wise to be aware of the personal information that you are sharing. At Funkyvilla we understand this and we have established this Privacy Policy to explain how we collect information from you and how this information is used. We have created side summaries to help you easily locate specific terms within this policy. These summaries are for reference only and in the event that there is a discrepancy between this Privacy Policy and the language of the side summaries, the Privacy Policy will prevail.
Who is Eligible to Use Funkyvilla

To use Funkyvilla, you must be 12 years of age or older. Anyone under age 12 is prohibited from registering for and using Funkyvilla. By registering on Funkyvilla, you represent and warrant that you are not required to register as a sex offender with any government entity. No Member may participate where doing so would be prohibited by any applicable law or regulation.

Children and Safety

Funkyvilla is a general audience web site for Members who are 12 years of age or older. The safety and privacy of children is extremely important to Funkyvilla and we use the safeguards described below to protect children.

Our registration process is designed to restrict children under age 12 from becoming Members of Funkyvilla, through use of an age gate mechanism on the registration page. If we receive information suggesting that a Member of Funkyvilla is under age 12, we require the Member to provide evidence, the nature of which to be determined by Funkyvilla, confirming that the Member is at least 12 years old, and we reserve the right to suspend the Member’s account while we review the evidence and verify the Member’s age. If the Member fails to provide such evidence within 48 hours, we may terminate the Member's account and delete all personal information displaying on the site.

We prohibit Members who are under 12 years of age. In addition to the previously mentioned safeguards for the detection and removal of Members under the age of 12, we have a process for parents to contact Funkyvilla directly so that we can take the proper steps required to be in compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA).

Parents: If your child is under the age of 12 and has joined Funkyvilla using a false age, please notify Funkyvila at, and we will terminate your child's account and delete all personal information displaying on the site. If you would like to know more about our site, stored information about your child, or how to terminate your child's account, please send your request by mail to Customer Experience, We will happily respond to all communications from parents with privacy questions or concerns.
Information Funkyvilla Collects and How Funkyvilla Uses That Information

Registration Information

When you register to become a Member of Funkyvilla, you are required to provide us with certain personal information, including your first and last name, gender, email address, zip code (or country and city) and date of birth. You also will be required to select a password for accessing your Funkyvilla account.

Funkyvilla’s Use of Your Information

Funkyvilla uses certain of your personal information to enable you to interact, or to enhance your experience, with the Site and its features. Funkyvilla allows Members to provide information to a personal profile that is accessible to other Members. We publicly display some of your personal information, such as your picture and name, in your Member profile. To make searching and finding friends and acquaintances on the Site easier we allow Members to search for other Members using a first and last name, an email address, a location or schools that the Member may have attended. Members may choose to arrange their settings so that their profiles, photos, contact information and ability to be located in searches cannot be seen by anyone other than accepted friends. Members also can pre-approve comments before they appear on their profiles and block other Members from accessing profile information. These privacy procedures enable individual Members to determine how much information to share with potential friends and unknown users and Members.

Unless you configure your account settings to remain private, all registered Members will be able to view any personal information that you disclose in your public profile, including without limitation your photos, videos, and friend list pages, which may include personal information (including responses to survey questions). For your privacy and safety, please do not post direct contact information in your profile, such as your email address, URL, instant messenger ID, phone number, full name, or mailing address. We also caution you not to share sensitive information (such as social security numbers, credit card numbers, and driver's license numbers) with other Members whom you do not know well, or place such information in your profile. Be aware that when you publish content or information on the Site using the "everyone" setting, you are allowing everyone, including non-Members and people off Funkyvilla, to access that information and to associate it with you.

We use your profile information for the purposes of providing our services to you, such as to analyze demographics, to better personalize our various offerings for you and other Members, and to enable other Members to find your profile. We also use your email address to communicate with you about the Site and its features. From time to time, we may share your email address [and/or other personal information] with third parties for marketing purposes. You can opt out of having your email address shared with third parties for marketing purposes by sending your request by mail to Customer Experience, submitting your request online at . In addition, we may share your [email address with third parties to target advertising and to improve your user experience on the Site] . We also may use the email addresses that are in your address books, or that you otherwise provide, to invite your friends to join Funkyvilla, as detailed in the Invitations section below.
Information That You Share When You Use Funkyvilla

When you use Funkyvilla, we store certain information that you may actively or passively share or disclose, including your Member ID, name, location, email address, photos, videos, friend connections, incoming and outgoing messages, incoming and outgoing comments and login information. When you visit particular pages within Funkyvilla, you may be allowed to customize features on those pages and we may keep track of your customized preferences. We also use various technologies to remember you and create a more personalized experience for you on the Site, as detailed in the Clickstream Data, Cookies and Other Technology section below. We also track your use of the Site, including the pages that you visit once you sign in, how much time is spent on each page, features that you click on and other behavior. We use this information to improve our site and may also share some aggregated versions of this information with advertisers.

Information That Funkyvilla Receives From Others

Certain websites that are not affiliated with Funkyvilla might place a code or other identifying user information in your browser address when you visit their websites. If you visit Funkyvilla after you have visited one of those websites we may store this identifying information from your browser address.

Third Party Websites and Ad Servers

When using Funkyvilla, you may encounter links to websites that are not owned, controlled or affiliated with Funkyvilla and/or ads delivered by third party ad servers. Please be aware that any third party websites and ad server ads that are found on Funkyvilla may use cookies, pixel tags, local storage and similar technologies. We are not responsible for, or have any control over, the privacy policies of those third party websites and ad servers, and we encourage you to read the privacy policies of each and every website visited when linking directly from Funkyvilla.

Invitations to Join Funkyvilla

The Invite Friends feature is an easy way for you to invite friends through email to use and become Members of Funkyvilla. The email addresses that you supply to Funkyvilla through this feature will be used only to send invitations, and in some cases invitation reminders, to the addressees, asking them to connect with you on Funkyvilla. When you invite a friend to use Funkyvilla through email, your name will appear as the sender of the email from a Funkyvilla email address.

No Spam Policy

Funkyvilla is opposed to spam. Our No Spam Policy and Terms of Service prohibit all Members from engaging in any activity on our Site involving spam. Violations of these prohibitions may result in immediate termination of service and legal action against the Member. Funkyvilla's Terms of Service expressly prohibit Members from uploading, posting, emailing, transmitting or otherwise making available junk mail, commercial ads, or other form of commercial solicitation on the Site or through Funkyvilla's services. A violation of our spam policies and/or any unauthorized use of Funkyvilla’s computer systems could result in the violation of certain federal and state laws.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

Funkyvilla reserves the right to amend or modify this Privacy Policy and our other policies and agreements at any time and in any manner. If we make any changes to this Privacy Policy or our other policies and agreements, we will post a notice about these changes on the Site, and your continued use of the Site thereafter will signify your agreement to such changes. If we materially change how we use your personal information, we will let you know before we do so and you may choose how you want to proceed at that time.

Contacting Funkyvilla

If you have any questions about our Privacy Policy or how to access your personal information, you can contact us by sending your request by mail to Customer Experience, Funkyvilla, by submitting your request online at