Privacy Policy


This privacy policy sets out how Gimme uses and protects any information that you give Gimme when you use this website. Gimme is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Gimme may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.

This policy is effective from 11th of June, 2017.

What We Collect

We may collect the following information:

  • Facebook user ID: Necessary for authentication.
  • Email address: Used for secondary login.
  • Information you enter: Used by your friends to understand your requests, and for your preferences.
  • Last login date: Used for security and data retention purposes.
  • Your friend list: So you can see each other's requested gifts (gimmes).

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to save your preferences and help your friends make better gift choices. At no time will your data be sold or allowed to be accessed by another party.


We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which the browser uses to store information about your browsing session. Gimme does not store any personal data in cookies, only information about your browsing session. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This would prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites as provided by other users. At no time does Gimme guarantee the trustworthiness of a linked site in a Gimme entry. Once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee may be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please contact us. If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

To request deletion of your data, or for any questions, please contact: