What Information Do We Collect?
When you visit our Web site you may provide us with two types of information: personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis and Web site use information collected automatically as you and others browse our Web site.
Personal Information You Choose to Provide
When you register with us, we request personal and demographic information from you, such as your gender and age, city, zip code etc. We also request contact information such as your email address. As you use the service, you create your own profile which includes personal information about yourself, such as your personal interests, gender, age, education, occupation, relationship preferences and photos.
When you order products or services through this site, we may ask you to provide information such as credit card numbers, billing, and shipping information, which we need to provide you with the requested product or service.
How Do We Use the Information That You Provide to Us?
In providing this service, we make your profile, available to other users of the Web Site. In using this service, you understand and agree that anyone may access and forward any information about you that is contained in your profile.
We may use your email address and other personal information, to contact you in connection with your transactions and activities on the Site, and to forward messages from other users of the service. We may also use your email addresses to send notifications related to the service.
We also use third parties to facilitate our business, including, but not limited to, sending email and processing credit card payments. In connection with these offerings and business operations, we may provide these partners and other third parties your personal information for use in connection with business activities. As we develop our business, we may buy or sell assets or business offerings. Customer, email, and visitor information is generally one of the transferred business assets in these types of transactions. We may also transfer such information in the course of corporate divestitures, mergers, or any dissolution.
Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify, new services and special offers we think you will find valuable. You may notify us at any time if you do not wish to receive these offers by editing your bio, in your user profile, and selecting no to the question "receive updates from this site". Or click here, then select no to the question "receive updates from this site".
Web Site Use Information we Automatically Collect
We automatically collect certain information to help us understand how our users use the service. Similar to other commercial Web sites, our Web site utilizes a standard technology called "cookies" (see explanation below, "What Are Cookies?") and Web server logs to collect information about how our Web site is used. Information gathered through cookies and Web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our Web site, and the Web sites visited just before and just after our Web site, your IP address, browser and computer type. We, our advertisers and ad serving companies may also use small pieces of code called "web beacons" or "clear gifs" to determine which advertisements and promotions users have seen and how users responded to them.
What Are Cookies?
A cookie is a very small text document, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier. When you visit a Web site, that site's computer asks your computer for permission to store this file in a part of your hard drive specifically designated for cookies. Each Web site can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser's preferences allow it, but (to protect your privacy) your browser only permits a Web site to access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other sites.
How Do We Use Information We Collect from Cookies?
Sharing Information with Third Parties
We may share your information with third parties, including companies with which we have a relationship. We may provide information to service providers to help us bring you the services we offer. For example we may use third parties to facilitate our business, including, but not limited to, sending email, directing and displaying certain advertisements, and processing credit card payments. In connection with these offerings and business operations, our partners and other third parties may have access to your personal information for use in connection with business activities. As we develop our business, we may buy or sell assets or business offerings. Customer, email, and visitor information is generally one of the transferred business assets in these types of transactions. We may also transfer such information in the course of corporate divestitures, mergers, or any dissolution.
How Do We Protect Your Information?
How Do We Secure Information Transmissions?
We take precautions to protect Personal Information from loss, and unauthorized access. However, we cannot guarantee the security of users information. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors may compromise the security of user information.
Email is not recognized as a secure medium of communication. For this reason, we request that you do not send private information to us by email. Some of the information you may enter on our Web site may be transmitted securely via Secure Sockets Layer SSL. Pages utilizing this technology will have URLs that start with HTTPS instead of HTTP.
Your information may be transferred and stored on computer networks which may be located outside of the locality or country in which you reside, and the country or locality in which these computer networks are located may not have privacy laws as protective as the laws in your country or jurisdiction.
How Can You Access and Correct Your Information?
You may access your personally identifiable information by accessing the viewing your profile. You can access this here.
Other Authorized Disclosures
We may disclosure your personal information if required to do so by law or subpoena or if we believe that such action is necessary to (a) conform to the law or comply with legal process served on us or Affiliated Parties; (b) protect and defend our rights and property, the Site, the users of the Site, and/or our Affiliated Parties; (c) act under circumstances to protect the safety of users of the Site, us, or third parties.
What About Other Web Sites Linked to Our Web Site?
We are not responsible for the practices employed by Web sites linked to or from our Web site nor the information or content contained therein. Often links to other Web sites are provided solely as pointers to information on topics that may be useful to the users of our Web site.