The Policy describes the types of Personal Data we obtain about our users, how we use the Personal Data and with whom we share it. We also describe the measures we take to protect the security of Personal Data and how you can contact us about our privacy practices.
By using any of the Services, you consent to the terms of this Policy.
INFORMATION WE COLLECT
We collect information that you voluntarily provide to us. For example, if you use our contact form then we obtain your name, email address and any other information you provide. Similarly, contests, promotions and other special events may require that you provide specific information to register or participate, such as your name, address, age and email address. It is entirely your choice as to whether or not to provide this information.
HOW WE USE INFORMATION
We may use the information collected from and about you to:
- Respond to inquiries from you and other third parties, including inquiries from law enforcement agencies in compliance with applicable law;
- Communicate about and administer special events, promotions, programs, offers, surveys, contests and market research;
- Operate, evaluate and improve our business (including developing, enhancing, analyzing and improving our existing and future Services; managing our communications; performing data analytics; and performing accounting, auditing and other internal functions);
- Protect against, identify and prevent fraud and other unlawful activity, claims and other liabilities;
- and Comply with and enforce applicable legal requirements, relevant industry standards, contractual obligations and our policies.
We also may use your Personal Data in other ways for which we provide specific notice at the time of collection and obtain your consent if required by applicable law.
HOW WE DISCLOSE AND SHARE INFORMATION
We disclose your information for certain purposes as follows:
We share your information among Ariane Media, LLC as needed for: data processing and storage; providing you with access to our services; providing customer support; making decisions about service improvements; content development; and for other purposes described in the use of information section above.
We use other companies, agents or contractors (“Service Providers”) to perform services on our behalf and/or to assist us with the provision of services to you. For example, we may engage Service Providers to provide marketing, advertising, communications, infrastructure and IT services, to personalize and optimize our Services, to process credit card transactions or other payment methods, to provide customer service, to collect debts, to analyze and enhance data (including data about users’ interactions with our service), and to process and administer consumer surveys. In the course of providing such services, these Service Providers may have access to your Personal Data or other information. We do not authorize them to use or disclose your Personal Data except in connection with providing their services.
We may offer joint promotions or programs that, in order for your participation, will require us to share your information with third parties. In fulfilling these types of promotions, we may share your name and other information in connection with fulfilling the incentive. We do not control what those third parties do with the information. These third parties are responsible for their own privacy practices.
Protection of the Company and others:
WHERE WE STORE AND PROCESS INFORMATION
Information collected by us is stored and processed in the United States. By using the Services, you acknowledge and agree that all Personal Data may be transferred from your current location to the offices and servers of the Company and our authorized third party service providers located in the United States. Our practice when transferring Personal Data is to rely on standard data protection contract clauses or individual consent.
HOW LONG WE RETAIN INFORMATION
We retain Personal Data for as long as necessary to provide the Services and fulfill the transactions you have requested, or for other necessary purposes such as complying with our legal obligations, resolving disputes and enforcing our agreements. Because these factors vary for different types of Personal Data, actual retention periods may vary.
HOW TO CONTACT US
We may change this Policy from time to time to reflect changes in our business, the Services, or our practices and procedures. If we do make changes, we will post any changes on this page and indicate the date on which the Policy was last revised. We encourage you to review this Policy periodically, especially before you provide personal data directly to us through the Services. Your continued use of the Services after any changes to this Policy are in effect constitutes your acceptance of the revised Policy.
Last updated: Nov 9, 2022