GiftAround Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy ("the Policy") sets forth GiftAround, LLC's ("the Company") Privacy Policy ("the Policy"). The Policy applies to all websites that the Company owns and operates, including GiftAround.com, all other sites that GiftAround.com owns and operates that redirect to GiftAround.com, and all subdomains (collectively, the "Site"). The Company takes the responsibility of having your personal information very seriously.

The Policy details how the Company collects, receives, uses, and protects data, including personally identifiable information ("PII") when users visit the Site. CAREFULLY READ THE POLICY BECAUSE YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE TO THE TERMS OF THE POLICY BY USING THE SITE. IF YOU DO NOT EXPRESSLY AGREE WITH THE POLICY TERMS, YOU SHOULD NOT USE THE SITE OR ITS SERVICES.

Definitions

A "User" is an individual who visits the Site (as a casual visitor, Registered User, or otherwise).

A "Registered User" is a User who has created a username and signed up with the Site.

Personally Identifiable Information ("PII") is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context.

What Information Does the Site Collect?

Do We Use "Cookies"?

Yes. Cookies are small pieces of data that a user's web browser stores on the user's hard drive. Cookies can remember what information a user accesses on one web page to simplify subsequent interactions with that website by the same user and use the information to streamline the user's transactions on related web pages. This makes it easier for a user to move from webpage to webpage and to complete commercial transactions over the Internet. Most major web browsers are set up so that they will initially accept cookies, but you may modify your computer's preferences to issue you an alert when a cookie is downloaded, or to disable the ability of third parties to download a cookie to you. If you choose to reject all cookies, there are areas of this and other websites that may not function.

Non-PII

When you visit the Site, the Site collects and stores the following non-personally identifying information from you:

The Company uses this information to help improve the Site.

PII

The Site collects PII from you in the following ways:

  1. When you choose to provide it to the Site or Company, such as when you sign up with the Site, host a Party Page, contribute to a gift, enter information on the Site, respond to a survey, communicate with the Site or Company, or participate in another Site feature. When hosting a Party Page or signing up, the Site may ask you for your name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number, or other information.
  2. Through the use of Google Analytics Advertising features - The Company and the Site have enabled Google Demographics and Interests Reporting, which is a Google Analytics Advertising feature ("Feature"). By enabling the Feature, the Company allows Google Analytics to collect User demographic data via Google advertising cookies and identifiers. The Company uses the data obtained from the feature to improve the Site and the Company. Users may opt out of the Feature by visiting Google Analytics' currently available opt-outs.

Credit Card Transactions

The Company uses the third party service Stripe to process credit card transactions. Accordingly, the Company does not collect or store any of your credit card information.

Links to Third Party Websites

If you click on a link on the Site that directs you to a third party website that the Company does not own or operate, that third party website's privacy policy governs the use of all PII provided to or gathered by such third party website. The Company is not responsible or liable for the use of any PII provided to or gathered by such third party website. For further information, see the Terms of Use.

Does the Company Disclose Your PII?

The Company does not sell, rent, or trade your PII and will not disclose your PII except as stated in this Policy or upon your consent.

The Company may disclose your PII under the following circumstances:

Besides the above circumstances, the Company also may disclose your PII to the following individuals or entities:

How do we use your information?

The Company uses the information the Site collects about you to administer and operate the Company and the Site. For example, the Company may use the information to:

Can you opt out of promotional emails?

If a User no longer wishes to receive promotional emails from the Company, the User may opt-out of receiving them by clicking on the UNSUBSCRIBE link at the bottom of an email. By signing up with the Site, you authorize the Company (and its agents, assigns, affiliates, and advertisers) to send you notices, advertisements, e-mail and other communications. Moreover, you agree that your authorization and permission is effective for as long as you are using the Site or are a Registered User and until you notify the Company in writing of your revocation of such authorization.

California Online Privacy Protection Act (CalOPPA)

Pursuant to CalOPPA, the Company agrees to the following:

How Do We Protect Children's Privacy?

As discussed in the Terms of Use, since you may not use the Site unless you are at least 18 years old, the Site does not knowingly collect and store personal information provided by individuals less than eighteen years old. If the Company becomes aware that it has collected such information, the Company will promptly delete such information from the Company's servers.

Contacting the Company

Email us at hello@giftaround.com with questions about this policy or with any other comments, questions, or concerns

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How to reach us

Email us at hello@giftaround.com

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