|Our Commitment to Privacy
It is the policy of FRIENDSITE.COM to respect your privacy. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices at HTTP://FRIENDSITE.COM (the "Site") and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. This notice applies only to information collected or submitted on the Site. By using the Site, you agree to the collection and use of your information as described herein. We reserve the right to change these terms and will post any changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect and how we use it. We encourage you to check this page regularly. Your continued use of the Site following any changes will constitute your acceptance of such changes.
The Information We Collect
There are several types of information we collect on the Site. On some pages on the Site, you can voluntarily provide personally identifiable information such as your name, postal address, postcode, e-mail address and phone number when you contact us with an inquiry, request, or suggestion, a member of the Community, provide feedback, participate in a marketing program or register to receive promotional materials. When you make a purchase on this site, we collect the personally identifiable information listed above, financial information (credit card numbers, credit card expiration dates, billing address, etc.), IP address and user profile and preferences information. If you opted to do so, we may connect to your webmail email account provider (using the username and password you provide) and add your contacts to our Community as well as automatically adding them as friends to your Community account, we only do this if you opted to do so. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from visitors to the Site who are under thirteen years of age.
The Way We Use Information
Except as disclosed in this notice, we do not sell or disclose your personally identifiable information to third parties without providing you an opportunity to opt out or otherwise prohibit such use. We may access, use or disclose your personally identifiable information to operate, maintain, service or improve the Site; provide targeted e-mails, surveys, notifications or promotional offers to you; analyze the Site to make it more effective; or for other general internal business purposes.
In connection with the Community, we will use the information collected to create an easy-to-use and convenient way to process your transactions and provide you information about your Community membership. Financial information is not used for any other purpose than billing.
We may use third party contractors to help us operate our business and the Site or administer activities on our behalf, such as authorize credit card transactions. We may share your personally identifiable information with these contractors for those limited purposes and we aim to maintain the security of your information.
We may use non-identifying and aggregate information about the Site and its users for internal purposes and we may share it with third parties to illustrate trends and user demographics.
If the site is sold to or merges with another company, some or all of the information collected from you may be transferred to a third party as a result of the transfer of assets. We may also disclose your information when we determine it is necessary to comply with applicable laws or protect the interests or safety or FRIENDSITE.COM or other visitors to the Site.
You may change your preferences online under the ACCOUNT SETTINGS option. Please note that we may occasionally contact you for administrative purposes even if you opt out of these communications.
The Site may contain links to other sites, including among others those of advertisers and other third parties and companies whose trademarks appear on the Site. We are not responsible for the information collection practices or the content of the sites to which we link.
How You Can Access or Correct Your Information
You can access, change, or delete information pertaining to your Community registration at the EDIT PROFILE section after you have signed into your account on the Site. You can also change other personally identifiable information you have provided to us, by going to the contact ussection of the Site, and sending us a request.
Whenever your personally identifiable and financial information are in transit or are stored, it is encrypted using SSL (Secure Socket Layer) encryption technology. This is industry standard technology designed to protect the security of your information. To help prevent unauthorized access to your data, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have also established physical, electronic, and managerial procedures designed to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.