Types of Information We Collect
Personal information means information that can be used to identify and contact you. You do not need to submit personal information to access certain areas of the Site(s), but if you do not want to disclose certain personal information to us, you will not be able to access certain aspects of the company features.
We collect personal information when you create an account through the features; participate in polls, surveys, and questionnaires; participate in contests, sweepstakes, or other promotions; place advertisements on a social media feed, or allow your social media feed to be “sponsored;” or receive customer or technical support.
How We Use Your Personal Information
Your information may be used by us and our authorized third parties to:
We keep track of your interactions with us, including but not limited to your activity within the Features. We may use personal information that you provide to us to send messages to you in response to your request to perform an activity in connection with your use of any of the Features. We may also use your personal information to contact you when necessary.
“Cookies” are small bits of electronic information that a website sends to a visitor’s browser and are stored on the visitor’s hard drive. Like many websites, we employ cookies in certain areas of the website to allow us to provide information which is targeted to your interests and to make your online experience more convenient. For example, when you return to one of our websites after logging in, cookies provide information to the website so that the website will remember who you are. Should you disable cookies in your browser, you will have to provide your user ID and password each time you log in.
Our servers automatically record information that your browser sends whenever you visit the site. This information includes your Internet Protocol (IP) address, your browser type and version, the search engine you used to find the Features, if any, the operating system your computer uses, which Features you use and when and how long you use them. We use this information to monitor and analyze how users use the Features, to provide customer service and to maintain and improve the Joical Features.
Sharing of Information
We may use your personal information to provide analyses of our users in the aggregate to prospective partners, advertisers and other third parties. We may also disclose and otherwise use, on an anonymous basis, affiliation, position, interests and other non-personal information about users.
In addition, we will share the personal information we collect from you under the following circumstances:
Asset transfers. If we become involved in a merger, acquisition or other transaction involving the sale of some or all of company’s assets, user information, including personal information collected from you through your use of the Features, could be included in the transferred assets. Should such an event occur, we will use reasonable means to notify you, either through email and/or a prominent notice on the website.
Additional Information You Should Know About Third Parties
Control of Your Information
You may delete your account (and thus your personal information) at any time by emailing us. Please note that when you delete your account, we may retain your account information for a reasonable period of time afterward for the purpose of internal account management and fraud prevention activities.
Opting Out of Receiving Communications from Us
The only way for you to unsubscribe from receiving communications from us, including messages relating to your account transactions, is to delete your account.
The personal information that you provide to us is stored on servers, which are located in secured facilities with restricted access, and protected by protocols and procedures designed to ensure the security of such information. In addition, we restrict access to personal information to company employees, independent contractors and agents who need to know this information in order to develop, operate and maintain the company Features. All company personnel who have access to this information are trained in the maintenance and security of such information. However, no server, computer or communications network or system, or data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect user information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or through the use of any of the company Features and you acknowledge and agree that you provide such information and engage in such transmissions at your own risk. Once we receive a transmission from you, we will endeavor to maintain its security on our systems.