Collection of your information
We may collect information about you in a variety of ways. The information we may collect on the Site includes:
Personallyidentifiable information, such as your name, shipping address, emailaddress, and telephone number, and demographic information, such as yourage, gender, hometown, and interests, that you voluntarily give to uswhen you register with the Site or when you choose to participate invarious activities related to the Site, such as online chat and messageboards. Personal information may also include the categories describedbelow, if we can use such information to identify you.
DerivativeData: Information our servers automatically collect when you access theSite, such as your IP address, your browser type, your operating system,your access times, and the pages you have viewed directly before andafter accessing the Site.
DataFrom Social Networks: User information from social networking sites,such as Apple’s Game Center, Facebook, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest,Twitter, including your name, your social network username, location,gender, birth date, email address, profile picture, and public data forcontacts, if you connect your account to such social networks.
MobileDevice Data: Device information, such as your mobile device ID, model,and manufacturer, and information about the location of your device, ifyou access the Site from a mobile device.
Third-Party Data:Information from third parties, such as personal information or networkfriends, if you connect your account to the third party and grant theSite permission to access this information.
Data From Contests,Giveaways, and Surveys: Personal and other information you may providewhen entering contests or giveaways and/or responding to surveys.
Mobile Application Information: If you connect using our mobile application:
Geo-Location Information. Wemay request access or permission to and track location-basedinformation from your mobile device, either continuously or while youare using our mobile application, to provide location-based services. Ifyou wish to change our access or permissions, you may do so in yourdevice’s settings.
Mobile Device Access. We may requestaccess or permission to certain features from your mobile device,including your mobile device’s bluetooth, calendar, camera, contacts,microphone, reminders, sensors, SMS messages, social media accounts,storage, and other features. If you wish to change our access orpermissions, you may do so in your device’s settings.
Mobile Device Data. Wemay collect device information (such as your mobile device ID, modeland manufacturer), operating system, version information and IP address.
Push Notifications. Wemay request to send you push notifications regarding your account orthe Application. If you wish to opt-out from receiving these types ofcommunications, you may turn them off in your device’s settings.
Youare under no obligation to provide us with personal information of anykind, however your refusal to do so may prevent you from using certainfeatures of the Site.
Use of your information
Havingaccurate information about you permits us to provide you with a smooth,efficient, and customized experience. Specifically, we may useinformation collected about you via the Site to:
Administer sweepstakes, promotions, and contests.
Assist law enforcement and respond to subpoena.
Compile anonymous statistical data and analysis for use internally or with third parties.
Create and manage your account.
Deliver targeted advertising, coupons, newsletters, and other information regarding promotions and the Site to you.
Email you regarding your account or order.
Enable user-to-user communications.
Fulfill and manage purchases, orders, payments, and other transactions related to the Site.
Generate a personal profile about you to make future visits to the Site more personalized.
Increase the efficiency and operation of the Site.
Monitor and analyze usage and trends to improve your experience with the Site.
Notify you of updates to the Site.
Offer new products, services, and/or recommendations to you.
Perform other business activities as needed.
Prevent fraudulent transactions, monitor against theft, and protect against criminal activity.
Process payments and refunds.
Request feedback and contact you about your use of the Site.
Resolve disputes and troubleshoot problems.
Respond to product and customer service requests.
Send you a newsletter.
Solicit support for the Site.
Disclosure of your information
We may share information we have collected about you in certain situations. Your information may be disclosed as follows:
By Law or to Protect Rights
Ifwe believe the release of information about you is necessary to respondto legal process, to investigate or remedy potential violations of ourpolicies, or to protect the rights, property, and safety of others, wemay share your information as permitted or required by any applicablelaw, rule, or regulation. This includes exchanging information withother entities for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.
Third-Party Service Providers
Wemay share your information with third parties that perform services forus or on our behalf, including payment processing, data analysis, emaildelivery, hosting services, customer service, and marketing assistance.
We may share your information with third parties for marketing purposes, as permitted by law.
Interactions with Other Users
Ifyou interact with other users of the Site, those users may see yourname, profile photo, and descriptions of your activity, includingsending invitations to other users, chatting with other users, likingposts, following blogs.
Whenyou post comments, contributions or other content to the Site, yourposts may be viewed by all users and may be publicly distributed outsidethe Site in perpetuity.
Wemay use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visitthe Site. These companies may use information about your visits to theSite and other websites that are contained in web cookies in order toprovide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.
Wemay share your information with our affiliates. Affiliates include ourparent company and any subsidiaries, joint venture partners or othercompanies that we control or that are under common control with us.
We may share your information with our business partners to offer you certain products, services or promotions.
Social Media Contacts
Ifyou connect to the Site through a social network, your contacts on thesocial network may see your name, profile photo, and descriptions ofyour activity (depending on your privacy settings on that socialnetwork).
Other Third Parties
Wemay share your information with advertisers and investors for thepurpose of conducting general business analysis. We may also share yourinformation with such third parties for marketing purposes, as permittedby law.
Sale or Bankruptcy
Weare not responsible for the actions of third parties with whom you sharepersonal or sensitive data, and we have no authority to manage orcontrol third-party solicitations. If you no longer wish to receivecorrespondence, emails or other communications from third parties, youare responsible for contacting the third party directly.
We may usecookies, web beacons, tracking pixels, and other tracking technologieson the Site to help customize the Site and improve your experience. Whenyou access the Site, your personal information is not collected throughthe use of tracking technology. Most browsers are set to accept cookiesby default. You can remove or reject cookies, but be aware that suchaction could affect the availability and functionality of the Site. Youmay not decline web beacons. However, they can be rendered ineffectiveby declining all cookies or by modifying your web browser’s settings tonotify you each time a cookie is tendered, permitting you to accept ordecline cookies on an individual basis.
Security of your information
Weuse administrative, technical, and physical security measures to helpprotect your personal information. While we have taken reasonable stepsto secure the personal information you provide to us, please be awarethat despite our efforts, no security measures are perfect orimpenetrable, and no method of data transmission can be guaranteedagainst any interception or other type of misuse. Any informationdisclosed online is vulnerable to interception and misuse byunauthorized parties. Therefore, we cannot guarantee complete securityif you provide personal information.
Policy for children
Wedo not knowingly solicit information from or market to children underthe age of 18. If you become aware of any data we have collected fromchildren under age 18, please contact us using the contact informationprovided below.
Controls for do-not-track features
Mostweb browsers and some mobile operating systems include a Do-Not-Track(“DNT”) feature or setting you can activate to signal your privacypreference not to have data about your online browsing activitiesmonitored and collected. No uniform technology standard for recognizingand implementing DNT signals has been finalized. As such, we do notcurrently respond to DNT browser signals or any other mechanism thatautomatically communicates your choice not to be tracked online.
Options regarding your information
You may at any time review or change the information in your account or terminate your account by:
Logging into your account settings and updating your account
Contacting us using the contact information provided below
If you no longer wish to receive marketing communications from us, you may opt-out by:
Following the unsubscribe instructions in any marketing communication we send.
Logging into your account settings and updating your preferences.
Contacting us using the contact information provided below
Ifyou no longer wish to receive correspondence, emails, or othercommunications from third parties, you are responsible for contactingthe third party directly.
TheSite is intended for individuals located in the United States. If youreside in a country outside the United States, the data protection andprivacy laws of the United States may not be as protective as the lawsin your country. You are solely responsible for compliance with foreignlaws, not Elevant, when you provide your Personal Information and usethe Site from outside the United States. You agree that the laws of theUnited States will govern the processing of your personal information,including any obligations of security and third-party sharing.