applies to the Hotbirthdays.com web site.
- 1. Information Collection and Use
When you read posts at Hotbirthdays.com, Hotbirthdays.com does not collect any personal information from you.
Hotbirthdays.com collects personal information when you submit feedback or boost your favorite celebrities’ranking. We may also receive personal information from you, for example when you: respond to an email requesting feedback.
When you visit Hotbirthdays.com pages, we may collect certain information about your visit from your browser, including the Internet Protocol (IP) address through which you access the Internet, the date and time you access the Hotbirthdays.com site, the pages that you access while at the Hotbirthdays.com site and the Internet address of the site from which you linked directly to the Hotbirthdays.com site. Hotbirthdays.com aggregates non-specific visitor information for statistical purposes, such as which stories are most popular, and which stories are read more frequently.
This information is used to help improve the Hotbirthdays.com site, analyze trends, and administer the site.
Hotbirthdays.com uses your personal information for the following general purposes: to determine a winner to contests, to respond to your feedback and to alert you of winners to a contest you've entered. In addition, we use your information to send out our weekly newsletter.
Hotbirthdays.com uses aggregate and non-personal information toconduct research and to provide reports for Hotbirthdays.com business partners and customers.
- 2. Information Sharing and Disclosure
Hotbirthdays.com does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or nonaffiliated companies except to provide products or services you've requested, when we have yourpermission, or under the following circumstances:
You elect to receive information from contest sponsors by checking the "opt in" box for that contest. Hotbirthdays.com will share your personal information only as you have elected.
Advertisements served by third party Internet advertising technology companies, appear on pages throughout the Hotbirthdays.com site.
Some advertisements may request personal information directly from you or take you to web sites that may request your personal information.
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our Website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, click here.
Please be aware that when you provide personal information to Hotbirthdays.com and authorize Hotbirthdays.com to share the information with a third party, your personal information becomes the property of Hotbirthdays.com and/or the third party. Hotbirthdays.com and/or the third party may use your personal information to process your request and provide valuable services. Hotbirthdays.com will only share your personal information with third parties under a confidentiality agreement or similar arrangement that restricts the third party from sharing your personal information with others.
If you do not want your information to be used for marketing by or a third party, do not "opt in" or agree to such use when you provide your personal information through the Hotbirthdays.com site. If you do not want your non-specific information used for marketing please do not submit your information through our contests.
We respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims. We may also transfer personal information about you if
Hotbirthdays.com is acquired by or merged with another company.
Based on client activity or on information that has been provided, Hotbirthdays.com may display targeted advertisements on the Hotbirthdays.com site, but Hotbirthdays.com does not provide your personal information to the advertiser in order to display the targeted ads. Hotbirthdays.com and third-party advertising companies note some of the pages you visit through the use of pixel tags. Hotbirthdays.com and third-party advertising companies (which may include network advertisers) may use information (not including your name, address email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of apparent interest to you. The information collected by third-party advertising companies through the use of these pixel tags is not personally identifiable.
- 3. Cookies
Hotbirthdays.com lets other companies, including business partners and companies that show advertisements on some of our pages, set and access their cookies on your computer. Other companies' use of their cookies is subject to their own privacy policies.
Advertisers or other companies may have access to Hotbirthdays.com's cookies. You have the ability to accept or decline these cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of this or other web sites
- 4. Protection of Minor's Personal Information
Hotbirthdays.com is a general audience site and does not knowingly collect any personal information from minors.
- 6. Social Media Addendum:
Our Websites contain several links to or integrations with other websites, including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter, Disqus, Tumblr, etc., whose information practices may be different from ours.
Hotbirthdays.com, LLC, its officers, directors, partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, agents, representatives, vendors or suppliers are responsible for the content, privacy policies, products, services, reliability, viewpoint or accuracy of information on any such websites. Third party websites that are accessed through links on our Websites or integrations with other websites have separate privacy policies.
We have no responsibility or liability for the policies implemented by third parties on their websites. You should contact those third parties directly to ask questions about their privacy policies.
We do not control and are not responsible for the collection of personal information by third party websites, including websites owned or controlled by our preferred financial partners, advertisers, vendors and/or websites not controlled or authorized by Hotbirthdays.com, LLC. Third party websites that are accessed through links on our Websites or integrations with other websites have separate privacy policies. We have no responsibility or liability for the policies implemented by third parties on their websites. You should contact those third parties directly to ask questions about their privacy policies.