1. TYPES OF INFORMATION THAT WE MAY COLLECT
We collect two different types of information from You when You use the Site. We collect certain types of personally identifiable information from You (“Personal Information”) when You register a member or affiliate account (“Account”). We also collect certain non-personally identifiable, aggregate information from visitors to our Site regardless of whether they create or sign in to an Account (“Traffic Data”).
2. PERSONAL INFORMATION
In order to create an Account You will have to provide Personal Information that may include:
billing information (such as a credit card number),
the type of personal computer being used to access the services,
payment and tax withholding information,
Your Personal Information is used to manage Your Account and is not shared with third parties, unless specifically stated otherwise or in special circumstances. In compliance with applicable laws, it is our policy to require only the Personal Information necessary to manage Your Account and enable You to participate in our programs (as applicable, the “Program”). We do not condition Your participation in any specific activity on our Site or the disclosure of more information than is reasonably necessary.
3. TRAFFIC DATA
We may also use certain web technologies such as “cookies” to track Your use of our Site. Your browser may have an option that allows You to reject cookies, but doing so may limit Your use of our Site. Usage Information is anonymous and does not personally identify You. In addition, we may use web beacons or other tools to measure the effectiveness of and otherwise manage, our online advertising. These web beacons enable our advertising server to recognize You when You visit the Site and to determine which banner ads bring users to the Site. We do not use spyware, adware or any other similarly intrusive software. The Usage Information that we collect depends on how You choose to use this Site.
4. HOW TO UNSUBSCRIBE
By completing or submitting a registration form or partial registration form You are consenting to receive emails confirming Your registration with the Website, related content associated with our products and services, as well as promotional marketing of products and services under other Company brands. To unsubscribe from our email messages, please follow unsubscribe instructions which should be included in the footer section of any email message sent from us or just click on the ‘Contact‘ button & send a message through our helpdesk requesting removal from our mailing list.
Please allow up to 10 days to process an opt-out request.
We do not provide services or sell products to children. If you are below the age of 18, you may use our website only with the permission and active involvement of a parent or legal guardian. If you are a minor, please do not provide us or other website visitors with any personal information.
6. POLICY IS PART OF OUR WEBSITE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
7. USE OF YOUR INFORMATION
We may use Your Personal Information to manage Your Account, such as responding to Your helpdesk enquiries or providing You with voluntary customer surveys to helps us to improve the types of products and services we offer to You. In addition, we may use Traffic Data to deliver tailored advertisements or joint ventures. For instance, an advertiser or joint venture company tells us the audience they want to reach and provides us an advertisement tailored to the audience. Based upon the aggregated and non-identifying information we have collected, we may then display or send the advertisement to the intended audience. Additionally, we may share non-identifying and aggregate information (except as described above), but not Personal Information, with third parties to administer certain co-branded products or services. We do not share Your Personal Information with these advertisers or joint venture companies unless You have provided Your permission beforehand. In these instances, You will be notified before any such data is collected or transferred and may decide not to use that particular service or feature. Finally, we may take the information collected in response to customer surveys and combine (or aggregate) it with the responses of other customers to create broader, generic responses to the survey questions (such as gender, age, residence, hobbies, education, employment, industry sector, or other demographic information). This aggregated, non-personally identifying information may be shared with third parties.
We may use autoresponders to communicate with you by e-mail. To protect your privacy, we use a verified opt-in system for such communications and you can always opt-out of such communications using the links contained in each autoresponder message. If you have difficulties opting out, you may also contact us by clicking on the ‘Contact‘ button & sending an email to request removal from our mailing list. You can send us mail, requesting unsubscription, to the address listed below.
9. THIRD PARTY WEBSITES
The Site may be hyper-linked to other sites which are not maintained by, or related to us. If You opt to provide information to such web sites, for example, to purchase products and services or register to receive materials, such as a newsletter, catalogue or new product and service updates, please be aware that we have no control over the third parties’ use of any personal information You provide when placing such an order. Please exercise care when doing so and carefully review such website’s privacy policies before providing any information. If You provide information about someone else, such as a person’s name, address, and phone number, please be aware that such provision may be prohibited by certain laws and that You, and not us, are solely responsible for doing so.
From time to time, subject to any rules provided at the Site at such time, You may be provided with the opportunity to be entered in a sweepstakes, contest, or other promotion simply by making a purchase from us or by providing us with personally identifiable information for some other reason or purpose. In such event, we may have to supply personally identifiable information of the winners to the third parties such as the entity administering the sweepstakes or contest, so that they can notify the winners.
We may disclose Personal Information for any reason if, in our sole discretion, we believe that it is reasonable to do so, including: to credit agencies, collection agencies, merchant database agencies, law enforcement, or to satisfy laws, such as the Electronic Communications Privacy Act, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, Data Protection Act, regulations, or governmental or legal requests for such information; to disclose information that is necessary to identify, contact, or bring legal action against someone who may be violating our Terms & Conditions, or other user policies; or to protect our us and our members. We may sell or buy other businesses or entities. In such event, we may transfer or assign the information we have collected as part of such merger, acquisition, sale, or other change of control In such transactions, Your Personal Information may be included in the transferred business assets. Also, in the unlikely event of our bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization, receivership, or assignment for the benefit of creditors, or the application of laws or equitable principles affecting creditors’ rights generally, we may not be able to control how Your Personal Information is treated, transferred, or used and Your Personal Information may be included in the transferred assets.
12. PUBLIC FORUMS
Please remember that any information You may disclose in any public areas of the Site becomes public domain information. You should exercise caution when deciding to disclose personal information in these public areas. We cannot and will not be liable or responsible for any disclosure of any information You publish in a public area of the Site.
13. POLICY CHANGES
The terms of this policy may change from time to time. If such changes are made, we will notify you by a notice posted on our website’s home page of the changes that have been made. If you disagree with the changes that have been made, please contact us (using email or in writing by mail), and any changes made to this policy will not apply to information we have collected from you prior to making the changes.
If you are concerned about the topic covered by this policy, you should read it each time before you use our website. Any questions or concerns about this policy should be brought to our attention by clicking on the ‘Contact‘ button, submitting a ticket through our helpdesk and providing us with information relating to your concern.
This policy was last updated on 20th December, 2014.