Effective and Last Updated: July 9, 2013
1. Information Collected
We collect personally identifiable information when you choose to use certain features of the Site, including: (i) consenting to receive email or text messages about upcoming promotions or events, ii) consenting to receive email, (iii) participating in our forum, (iv) commenting on articles, and others. When you choose to use these features, we may require you to provide your “Contact Information” in addition to other personal information that may be required.
You may choose to invite friends to join the Site by sending invitation emails via our invite feature; this feature stores the email addresses you provide so that the respondents may be added to your social network, and it also sends reminders of the invitations. The Site does not sell these email addresses or use them to send any other communication besides invitations and invitation reminders. Recipients of invitations may contact the Site to request removal of their information from our database.
3. How We Use Your Information
4. How We Protect Your Information
We are committed to protecting the information we receive from you. We take appropriate security measures to protect your information against unauthorized access to, or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we maintain appropriate physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information and data stored on our system. While no computer system is completely secure, we believe the measures we have implemented reduce the likelihood of security problems to a level appropriate to the type of data involved.
5. Accessing and Updating Your Personal Information and Preferences
We provide mechanisms for updating and correcting your personal information for many of our services. If you are a registered user, you may access and update your registration information and your preferences to receive email or other communications from us by sending an email to email@example.com.
6. Email Opt-out Request
If you receive emails from the Site and would prefer not to receive such communications in the future, you can request to opt out by following the instructions in the emails. In addition, you may send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will make commercially reasonable efforts to implement your opt-out requests promptly, but you may still receive communications from us for up to ten business days as we process your request.
7. Children’s Privacy and Parental Controls
We do not solicit any personal information from minors. If you are not 18 or older, you are not authorized to use this Site. Parents should be aware that there are parental control tools available online that can be used to prevent children from submitting information online without parental permission or from accessing material that is or may be harmful to minors.
8. Disclaimer to Security
9. Notification of Changes
10. Contact Information