Last Updated on October 28, 2011
USE OF SITE AND YOUR INFORMATION
By submitting your information to ChoChing, you agree to the practices described below. This Site is operated in the United States, and the information collected from this Site may be retained indefinitely, and may be stored, accessed, and used in jurisdictions whose privacy laws may be different or less protective than those of your home jurisdiction. ChoChing may disclose this information to affiliates, subsidiaries, agents (if any), and necessary payment processors, whose privacy policies and practices may be different from those of ChoChing, and for which ChoChing assumes no responsibility. Information about our customers, including personal identifying information, may be disclosed as part of any merger, sale of ChoChing’s assets or acquisition as well as in the event of an insolvency, bankruptcy or receivership in which personal information would be transferred as one of the business assets of ChoChing. We reserve the right to disclose your personal information if required to do so by law, or in the good faith belief that such action is reasonably necessary to comply with legal process, respond to claims, or protect the rights, property or safety of ChoChing and our employees and customers and of the public. Other than as described above, ChoChing does not sell or rent information about its customers to third parties.
What Information Is Collected From The Site
When you visit the Site, some information may be collected automatically as part of the Site’s operation such as your IP and email address and navigational information.
Your name, email address and demographic information (such as address, zip code, age, and other information) may be collected when you subscribe to some of our services.
What We Do With The Information We Gather About You
We may use the information for internal record keeping.
We may perform statistical, demographic and marketing analyses of users and subscribers for product and service development purposes and to generally inform advertisers about the nature of our subscriber base. We may use demographic and preference information to allow advertising on our Web sites to be targeted, in aggregate, to the users for whom they are most pertinent. This means users see advertising that is most likely to interest them, and advertisers send their messages to people who are most likely to be receptive, improving both the viewer’s experience and the effectiveness of the ads. We will disclose information to third parties only in aggregate form.
From time to time we may ask you questions relating to your user preferences in order to improve the use of our website or to improve our products or services. Providing information regarding your usage and preferences is always voluntary, however, if you choose not to provide the information, some products and services may not be available to you.
We may use the information to customize the website according to your interests.
We may use your email to contact you regarding our services and offers for direct marketing purposes. If you do not wish to receive direct marketing, you may opt out by contacting us at the CONTACT US portion of this Site and notifying us that you no longer wish to receive promotional information.
We collect information about your use of the Site and our customers in the aggregate about how our Site is used by our customers in order to improve our service and our Site.
We collect your orders and other account information as part of your sales history with us. You may review and correct your information by contacting us at email@example.com.
We may disclose to carefully chosen third parties navigational and transactional information in the form of anonymous, aggregate usage statistics and demographics but only in forms that do not reveal your identity or confidential information.
User Generated Content
We offer opportunities for you to engage in public activities on the Site, including submitting comments and recommendations in areas throughout the Site. “Public activities” are any actions you take on the Site that are designed to be visible to other users, including comments, recommendations, reader reviews, or any other items that you submit. Any information you disclose in your public activities, along with your screen name or ID, or any image or photo, becomes public and may be used by ChoChing for online and offline promotional or commercial uses in any and all media. If you chose to engage in public activities, you should be aware that any personally identifiable information you submit there can be read, collected, or used by other users of these areas and could be used to send you unsolicited messages. We are not responsible for the personally identifiable information you choose to submit in these forums and ChoChing has no responsibility to publish, take down, remove or edit any of your public activities or any of your submissions that are a result of your public activities. For more information, read the Terms and Conditions.
When you visit the Site, a text file called a cookie is placed in the browser directory of your computer’s hard drive. A cookie is information that a website can store on your web browser and later retrieve. The information that cookies collect includes the date and time of your visit, your registration information and your navigational and licensing information. It allows the web browser to recognize the pages you have been to when you are visiting the Site and allows you to quickly return to viewed pages. Cookies are not linked to you as an individual and cannot be used to track where you have been either before or after you visit the Site. Most browsers allow you to decline cookies, but if you elect to do so, certain pages and user features on the Site may not display properly. You are free to delete cookies after your session, and your browser should contain instructions on how to do this.
Reviewing, Updating or Correcting Your Information
If at any point you wish to access your personal information to (1) change your preferences, (2) review the accuracy, or (3) correct, supplement or modify your information, you may make a written request to firstname.lastname@example.org. ChoChing will use reasonable efforts to meet your request. However, such change or removal of personal information will not ensure the permanent removal of personal information from the Site. For example, personal information may remain in the Site’s archival copies of the Site.
Links to Other Websites
The sites to which we link may have different privacy policies and practices from those disclosed here. We assume no responsibility for the policies or practices of linked sites.
ChoChing does not intend to either solicit or collect personal information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are under 18, you should not use or enter information on this website.