Last Updated: March 13, 2013
This Policy explains how your personal information is collected, used, and disclosed via the website http://webshots.com (the “Site”) and our new service “Smile by Webshots” or via our Applications (the “Apps”) (collectively, we refer to the Apps and all the Site as the “Service”) operated by Threefold Photos, Inc.
We collect information about you in various ways when you use the Service. We collect personal information you provide to us. For example, we collect your name, email address, postal address, phone number, date of birth, password, demographics, photos, and other information you provide us via the Service. We also collect credit card numbers and other payment information if you purchase our products via the Service. We may also obtain information from other sources and combine that with information we collect on via the Service.
When you visit our Site, some information is automatically collected. For example, when you visit our Site your computer’s operating system, Internet Protocol (IP) address, access times, browser type and language, and the website you visited before our site are logged automatically. We also collect information about your usage and activity via the Service.
Local Shared Objects. We may use local shared objects, also known as Flash cookies, to store your preferences such as volume control or to display content based upon what you view on our Site to personalize your visit. Third party partners provide certain features on our Site and display advertising based upon your Web browsing activity using Flash cookies to collect and store information.
THIRD PARTY ADVERTISEMENTS
THIRD PARTY APPLICATIONS
Please be mindful of your own privacy needs as you choose who to connect with and what to share and make public. We cannot control the privacy or security of information you choose to make public. If you share information about others, we suggest you get consent for any information you may share about them.
USE OF INFORMATION WE COLLECT
We use personal information collected via the Service for purposes described in this Policy. For example, we may use your information to:
operate and improve our Site, Apps, products, and services;
understand you and your preferences to enhance your experience and enjoyment using our Site, Apps, products, and services;
process and deliver contest entries and rewards;
respond to your comments and questions and provide customer service;
provide and deliver products and services you request;
to send you related information, including confirmations, invoices, technical notices, updates, security alerts, and support and administrative messages;
communicate with you about new contests, promotions, rewards, upcoming events, and other news about products and services offered by Webshots and our selected partners;
link or combine it with other personal information we get from third parties, to help understand your needs and provide you with better service.
Webshots may store and process personal information in the United States and other countries.
SHARING OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
We do not share your personal information with third parties other than as follows:
with your consent, for example, when you agree to our sharing your information with other third parties for their own marketing purposes subject to their separate privacy policies;
with third party vendors, consultants and other service providers who work for us and need access to your information to do that work;
in connection with or during negotiation of any merger, financing, acquisition, or dissolution, transaction or proceeding involving sale, transfer, divestiture, or disclosure of all or a portion of our business or assets to another company.
We may also share aggregated or deidentified information.
SECURITY OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We take reasonable steps to help protect your personal information in an effort to prevent loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction.
YOUR INFORMATION CHOICES AND CHANGES
You may opt out of receiving promotional emails from us by following the instructions in those emails. If you opt out, we may still send you non-promotional emails, such as emails about your accounts or our ongoing business relations. You may also send requests about your contact preferences and changes to your information including requests to opt-out of sharing your personal information with third parties by emailing [email protected].
Most Web browsers are set to accept cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually choose to set your browser to remove cookies and to reject cookies. If you choose to remove cookies or reject cookies, this could affect certain features or services of our Service. To opt-out of interest-based advertising by advertisers on our Site or Apps visit http://www.aboutads.info/choices/.
CHANGES TO THIS POLICY
We may change this Policy from time to time. If we make any changes to this Policy, we will change the “Last Updated” date above.
If you have any questions about this Policy, please contact us at [email protected].