This privacy statement will answer the following questions:
- What information does eDealFinder.com gather about you?
- How does eDealFinder.com use your personal information?
- How do we use “cookies” and IP addresses?
- Will we disclose any of your personal information?
- How does eDealFinder.com allow users to update or change the information it collects?
- What if I link to a third-party web site?
What Information Does eDealFinder.com Gather About You?
eDealFinder.com collects a limited amount of information about our visitors in order to improve our site as well as provide advertising that is more appropriate to our uers.
We ask for your name, email address, and other personal information when you register to use our bulletin board, personalized deal listing, and/or newsletter subscription. We also may ask for such information at other times, such as whenever you enter sweepstakes or other promotions sponsored by eDealFinder.com and/or our partners.
If you use our email service to email a special offer to a friend, you will need to provide us with your friend’s email address. eDealFinder.com will automatically send this person an one-time email, attaching the special offer information as well as inviting them to visit and register with our site. We do not store your friend’s email address after sending the email.
We also collect IP addresses to help us understand how our audience uses our site, so that we can make our site better and improve our users’ overall experience when they visit eDealFinder.com. We also, if your browser is set up to accept them, use a feature known as a “cookie.” Cookies contain bits of information that Web sites transfer to your computer’s hard drive for record keeping purposes. Cookies can make the Web more useful by storing information about your preferences on a particular site such as ours. Although we may assign your browser a cookie, it doesn’t tell us who you are.
How Does eDealFinder.com Use Your Personal Information?
eDealFinder.com collects personal information to provide you, the user, with the best and most personalized Web experience possible. We use the information collected to customize advertising and the content you see on our pages, to fulfill your requests for certain products and services, and to contact you about specials and new products.
How Do We Use “Cookies” and IP Addresses?
We collect IP addresses for the purpose of system administration and for studying how our visitors use the site. With these information, we can further improve our service to you.
Will We Disclose Any of Your Personal Information?
eDealFinder.com will not sell or rent your personally identifiable information to anyone. We do not provide individual information to our advertisers. We will occassionally provide general demographic information of our site to perspective advertisers. For example, we might tell our advertiser that out of our 100,000 subscribers, 20,000 of which are female living in San Francisco. The advertiser will never know that Mary is one of them and she is a female lives in San Francisco.
We will only disclose your personal information when:
- We have your consent to share the information;
- We respond to subpoenas, court orders or legal process; or
- We explicitly specify that we will be sharing your information, such in the case of joint promotion, sweepstakes, or giveaways.
How Does eDealFinder.com Allow Users to Update or Change the Information It Collects?
If you want to correct or change the information in your account, or any other information we have about you, simply log in and make your changes under “Edit Profile.” You will either be able to make your changes right there, or we’ll give you instructions as to how to do what you want. You may deactivate your account by sending an email to [email protected].
What If I Link to a Third-Party Web Site?
When you click on links and/or ad banners that take you to third-party web sites, you will be subject to the third parties’ privacy policies. While we support the protection of privacy on the Internet, eDealFinder.com cannot be responsible for the actions of third parties. We encourage you to read the posted privacy statement whenever interacting with any web site.