CrownTheCrowd Privacy Policy

 

Updated May 16, 2019

CrownTheCrowd, Inc. respects your concerns about privacy and values its relationship with you.

 

This Privacy Policy applies to information collected by CrownTheCrowd, Inc. ] (“CrownTheCrowd,” “we,” or “us”) including, but not limited to, all websites or apps that post a link to this Privacy Policy or when you otherwise interact with us (collectively, “Sites” or “Services”).

This Privacy Policy explains the types of information we collect, the purposes of processing that information, how we use that information, and with whom we share it. Our Privacy Policy describes the measures we take to protect the security of the information and the rights that you have with regard to this information.  We also tell you how you can reach us to update your contact information, remove your name from our mailing lists, or get answers to questions you may have about our privacy practices. Please read this Privacy Policy carefully. By continuing to interact with our Sites, you are agreeing to the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

UPDATES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY

This Privacy Policy may be updated periodically. We may modify this Privacy Policy at any time in our sole discretion.  If we make material changes to this Privacy Policy that increase our rights to use personal information we have previously collected about you, we will obtain your consent either through a text message to you, an email to your registered email address, or by prominent posting on our Sites. If we intend to further process your personal data for a purpose other than that for which the personal data were collected, prior to that further processing, CrownTheCrowd shall provide you with information about that other purpose and with additional information necessary to ensure fair and transparent processing.

INFORMATION WE COLLECT

We collect personal information about you when you interact with our Sites or Services, including when you contact us by text, email, or telephone. When you use our Sites or Services, we collect information about the devices associated with you that you use to access the sites, such as a mobile telephone, computer, or tablet. We also collect, store, and use personal information you provide to us, including your name, physical address, email address, and telephone number.  We collect this information when you sign up for our Services, visit the Sites, or otherwise interact with us. When you self-sponsor or make a purchase from our Sites or Services, a third-party payment processor will collect your billing information, such as payment card information. If you do not provide this information, we may not be able to provide you with our Services, contact you, or respond to your request.

We may collect photographs if you choose to submit them to us.  If you do so, we will not publicly post the photographs without your consent.  

INFORMATION WE AUTOMATICALLY COLLECT

We automatically collect information about the devices you use to interact with our Sites. The information we automatically collect includes device type, web browser type and version, operating system, Internet Service Provider, location (city and country), and Internet Protocol (IP) address. We also automatically collect information about how you use the Sites, such as what you have searched for and viewed on the Sites and Services.

We collect certain information by automated means when you visit our Sites, such as how many users visited our Sites and the pages accessed. By collecting this information, we learn how to best tailor our Sites to our visitors. We collect this information through various means such as “cookies” and “web beacons.”

Cookies.  Like many companies, we use “cookies” on some of our Sites.  Cookies are pieces of code placed on your devices when you visit certain websites. We use cookies to tell us, for example, whether you have visited us before or if you are a new visitor, and to help us identify features of the Sites in which you may have the greatest interest. Cookies may enhance your online experience by saving your preferences while you are visiting a particular website.

Most web browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to be notified when you receive a new cookie, and how to disable existing cookies. Please note, however, that without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of the features and functionality of the Sites.

Web Beacons.  Certain pages on our website contain “web beacons” (also known as Internet tags, pixel tags, and clear GIFs). These web beacons allow third parties to obtain information, such as the IP address of the computer that downloaded the page on which the beacon appears; the URL of the page on which the beacon appears; the time the page containing the beacon was viewed; the type of browser used to view the page; and the information in cookies set by the third party.

IP Addresses.  An IP address is a unique identifier that certain electronic devices use to identify and communicate with each other on the Internet. When you visit our website, we view the IP address of the device you use to connect to the Internet. We then use this information to determine the general physical location of the device and understand the general locations of our website visitors. We also use this information to enhance our Sites.

HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION

The information we collect is used for the following purposes:

  • To tailor the Services to you;

  • To serve the functions of the Sites and Services;

  • To manage everyday business needs, such as administration and improvement of the Sites and Services;

  • To analyze the Sites’ and Services’ performance and functioning;

  • To prevent fraud; to enforce the Sites’ and Services’ Terms of Use; to comply with all applicable laws and corporate reporting obligations; and to enforce CrownTheCrowd’s agreements;

  • To analyze how you use the Sites and Services, and to perform other market research;

  • To provide and communicate with you about our products and services;

  • To send you further notices, promotions, solicitations, brochures, or other marketing materials regarding our Sites, our products, and the services of our businesses, affiliates, or business partners.

 

If you notify us that you do not wish to be contacted for marketing purposes, we will not send you marketing information.

 

Our Sites do not collect personal information about your online activities over time and across third-party websites or online services. Therefore, “do not track” signals transmitted from web browsers do not apply to our Sites, and we do not alter any of our data collection and use practices upon receipt of such a signal.

 

BUSINESS STRUCTURE CHANGES

We reserve the right to disclose and transfer all information related to our Sites and Services, including personal data:

  • To a subsequent owner, co-owner, or operator of one or more of the Sites or Services; or

  • In connection with a corporate merger, consolidation, or restructuring, the sale of substantially all of our stock and/or assets, or other corporate change, including, without limitation, during the course of any due diligence process.

 

CHILDREN’S PRIVACY

Our Sites are general audience Sites not directed at children under the age of 13. If we obtain actual knowledge that any information we collect has been provided by a child under the age of 13, we will promptly delete that information.

HOW WE SHARE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

[We share your information with third-party service providers who perform services and functions on our behalf to support our interactions with you including, for example, providing our products and services, or communicating with you. For instance, we use a third-party service provider to administer our texting platform.  These third party service providers are not authorized by us to use or disclose the information, except as necessary to perform services on our behalf or comply with legal requirements. These third parties have no independent rights to the data.]

In addition, we will disclose information about you:

  • If we are required to do so by law or legal process;

  • To law enforcement authorities or other government officials;

  • When we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical harm or financial loss or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual illegal activity;

  • If necessary to protect the vital interests of a person;

  • To enforce our Terms of Use;

  • To protect our property, services, and legal rights;

  • To prevent fraud against CrownTheCrowd, our affiliates, business partners, or authorized dealers;

  • To support auditing, compliance, and corporate governance functions; or

  • To comply with any and all applicable laws.

 

NAIFor more information about third party ad servers at our Sites and your ability to opt-out of targeted advertising from such third parties, please visit the Network Advertising Initiative and its opt out tool.

 

DAA: Information and resources to opt out of interest-based advertising are available from the Digital Advertising Alliance at http://www.aboutads.info/choices/.

You may also opt out of tracking and receiving tailored advertisements on your mobile device by some mobile advertising companies and other similar entities by downloading the App Choices app at www.aboutads.info/appchoices.

 

YOUR CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS

 

If you are a California resident, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits you to request information regarding the disclosure of your personal information by us to third parties for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes within the immediately preceding calendar year. We will provide you with a list of the categories of personal information disclosed and a list of the names and addresses of the third parties. To make such a request, please send an email including evidence of residency in California to support@crownthecrowd.com.

 

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

 

Our Sites may provide links to other websites for your convenience and information. These websites may operate independently from our Sites. Linked websites may have their own privacy notices or policies, which we strongly suggest you review if you visit any linked websites. To the extent any linked websites you visit are not part of this website, we are not responsible for their content, any use of the websites, or the privacy practices of any of those websites.

 

INFORMATION WE TRANSFER

 

The Sites to which this Privacy Policy applies are subject to United States law, unless otherwise provided herein. By using the Sites or providing us with your personal information, you are transferring your personal information to us in the United States. You agree to and acknowledge our collection, transfer, and processing of our personal information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

 

HOW WE PROTECT PERSONAL INFORMATION

 

We maintain administrative, technical, and physical safeguards to protect against loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction of the information you provide when visiting or using the Sites and Services.

 

RETENTION OF INFORMATION

 

CrownTheCrowd retains all personal information for the duration of the relevant business relationship or where required by applicable laws or regulations. When deleting personal information based on a request, CrownTheCrowd will make reasonable attempts to ensure that all instances of the information are deleted in their entirety.

 

HOW TO CONTACT US

 

If you have any questions or comments about this Privacy Policy, please contact: support@crownthecrowd.com

f you would like to update your contact information or preferences, have your information removed from our mailing lists, or no longer receive marketing e-mails, you may do so by contacting us at support@crownthecrowd.com.  To stop receiving text messages from CrownTheCrowd, you may simply text STOP in response to any text message that you receive from us.

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