Collection of Information
Information You Provide to Us We collect information you provide directly to us. For example, we collect information when you (create an account, participate in any interactive features of the Services, fill out a form, participate in a contest or promotion, make a purchase, apply for a job, communicate with us via third party social media sites, request customer support or otherwise communicate with us). The types of information we may collect include your (name, email address, postal address, phone number, fax number, credit card information) and any other information you choose to provide.
Information We Collect Automatically When You Use the ServicesWhen you access or use our Services, we automatically collect information about you, including:
Log Information: We collect log information about your use of the Services, including the type of browser you use, access times, pages viewed, your IP address and the page you visited before navigating to our Services.Device Information: We collect information about the computer or mobile device you use to access our Services, including the hardware model, operating system and version, unique device identifiers and mobile network information.
Location Information: We may collect information about the location of your device (each time you access or use one of our mobile applications) or otherwise consent to the collection of this information. For more details, please see “Your Choices” below.)
Information Collected by Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies: We (and our service providers) use various technologies to collect information, including cookies and web beacons. Cookies are small data files stored on your hard drive or in device memory that help us (improve our Services and your experience, see which areas and features of our Services are popular and count visits). Web beacons are electronic images that may be used in our Services or emails and help deliver cookies, count visits and understand usage and campaign effectiveness. For more information about cookies, and how to disable them, please see “Your Choices” below.
Information We Collect From Other Sources We may also obtain information from other sources and combine that with information we collect through our Services. For example, (we may collect information about you from third parties, including but not limited to identity verification services, credit bureaus, mailing list providers and publicly available sources) (if you create or log into your account through a social media site, we will have access to certain information from that site, such as your name, account information and friends lists, in accordance with the authorization procedures determined by such social media site).
Use of Information
We may use information about you for various purposes, including to: Provide, maintain and improve our Services; Provide and deliver the products and services you request, process transactions and send you related information, including confirmations and invoices, Send you technical notices, updates, security alerts and support and administrative messages; Respond to your comments, questions and requests and provide customer service; Communicate with you about products, services, offers, promotions, rewards, and events offered by Company and others, and provide news and information we think will be of interest to you; Monitor and analyze trends, usage and activities in connection with our Services; Detect, investigate and prevent fraudulent transactions and other illegal activities and protect the rights and property of Company and others; Personalize and improve the Services and provide advertisements, content or features that match user profiles or interests; Facilitate contests, sweepstakes and promotions and process and deliver entries and rewards; Link or combine with information we get from others to help understand your needs and provide you with better service; and carry out any other purpose for which the information was collected.
Sharing of Information
Social Sharing Features
The Services may offer social sharing features and other integrated tools (such as the Facebook “Like” button), (which let you share actions you take on our Services with other media, and vice versa). Your use of such features enables the sharing of information with your friends or the public, depending on the settings you establish with the entity that provides the social sharing feature. For more information about the purpose and scope of data collection and processing in connection with social sharing features, please visit the privacy policies of the entities that provide these features.
Advertising and Analytics Services Provided By Others
Company takes reasonable measures to help protect information about you from loss, theft, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction.
Transfer of Information to the US and Other Countries
Company is based in the United States and the information we collect is governed by U.S. law. By accessing or using the Services or otherwise providing information to us, you consent to the processing, transfer and storage of information in and to the U.S. and other countries, where you may not have the same rights and protections as you do under local law. Company complies with the U.S.-EU (and U.S.-Swiss) Safe Harbor Privacy Principles with respect to personal data transferred from the EU (and Switzerland) to the U.S., as described in our Safe Harbor certification with the U.S. Department of Commerce. For more information about the Safe Harbor program and to view our certification, please visit the U.S. Department of Commerce’s website. If you have concerns about our compliance with the Safe Harbor program, you should contact us at (insert). If you are unable to resolve your concern or dispute with us, you may submit complaints to (insert reference to selected dispute resolution provider). Note that as of the effective date of this policy, the U.S. Department of Commerce has advised that it continues to administer the Safe Harbor program despite an adverse judgment by the European Court of Justice on October 6, 2015. We are retaining our Safe Harbor certification pending U.S. and EU government action on a new Safe Harbor Framework.
Account Information You may update, correct or delete information about you at any time by logging into your online account and emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you wish to delete or deactivate your account, please email us at email@example.com, but note that we may retain certain information as required by law or for legitimate business purposes. We may also retain cached or archived copies of information about you for a certain period of time.
Location Information When you first launch any of our mobile applications that collect location information, you will be asked to consent to the application’s collection of this information. (We currently require this location information in order to use our Services, so if you do not consent to this collection, you cannot use our Services.) If you initially consent to our collection of location information, you can subsequently stop the collection of this information at any time by changing the preferences on your mobile device. (If you do so, our mobile applications, or certain features thereof, will no longer function.) You may also stop our collection of location information by following the standard uninstall process to remove all of our mobile applications from your device.
Cookies Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually choose to set your browser to remove or reject browser cookies. (Removing or rejecting browser cookies does not necessarily affect third party flash cookies used in connection with our Services. To delete or disable flash cookies please visit http://helpx.adobe.com/flash-player/kb/disable-local-shared-objects-flash.html for more information.) Please note that if you choose to remove or reject cookies, this could affect the availability and functionality of our Services.
Promotional Communications You may opt out of receiving promotional emails or text messages from Company by following the instructions in those emails or text messages or by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org If you opt out, we may still send you non-promotional communications, such as those about your account or our ongoing business relations.
Mobile Push Notifications/Alerts With your consent, we may send promotional and non-promotional push notifications or alerts to your mobile device. You can deactivate these messages at any time by changing the notification settings on your mobile device.
Your California Privacy Rights California law permits residents of California to request certain details about how their information is shared with third parties for direct marketing purposes. (Option 1: If you are a California resident and would like to make such a request, please contact us at email@example.com. (Option 2: Under the law, a business must either provide this information or permit California residents to opt in to, or opt out of, this type of sharing. Company qualifies for this alternative option. To opt out of having information about you shared with third parties for direct marketing purposes, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.