We have always focused on providing the best user experience, it is not only important to us that you have a wonderful experience buying and selling books at bookstop
but also that you feel comfortable, secure and safe while doing so.
In order to provide the best user experience BookStop application will request for permission to or gain access to following.
- BookStop will have access your location in order to find sellers nearby or let buyers find you.
- BookStop will request access to your phone's camera in order to take a picture of a book to upload an ad.
- BookStop will request access to your internal storage if you want to upload an profile picture from phone's gallery.
How do we use your data?
The location of users saved in our database is always kept confidential; other users of the app are only able to see an approximate distance in kilometers. The actual location coordinates are never shown.
Similarly, user emails are also always kept confidential, are never displayed in application and are used to uniquely identify users and for account maintenance purposes only.
Do we share your information?
BookStop is in its very early stages at the moment and we have not involved any third party vendors in our system, therefore all the data shared by users is only kept at our servers and used only as required by the BookStop android application.
Your information is safe with us
We use industry standard methodoligies while developing, maintaining and updating BookStop application and ensure that all security standards are met so that our users can feel secure.
However, it is to be noted that no software applications are always 100% secure, therefore as we strive to protect the data of our customers, we cannot provide absolute guarrantee of data security.
How users can protect their data
Although at BookStop we strive to provide a perfectly safe and comfortable environment to our users, but we would also request our users to follow certain guidelines listed below in order to stay safe online
Never give away your contact information in an ad’s description or in your profile's description, so that only registered users can contact you through in-app messaging and can be tracked later.
Choose a safe place to meet with the seller or a buyer.
Do not believe in unrealistic offers.
Provide an honest review after you have made a deal with a seller.
Report an ad if you think it is against our policy.
Be nice to everyone at BookStop