2. Collection and use of Information
a. Personal Information: We may collect Personal Information when you register to the website or purchase products from the website. Personal information is any information about you that is personally identifiable like your name, address, email address or phone number, Facebook Connect sign-in information (if applicable), and any other information that is not otherwise publicly available. If you order products or pay for services, we will need your shipping address, billing name, and address, as well as the credit card number and expiration date. We use your personal information for the following general purposes: to fulfill your requests for products and services, administrative purposes, to improve our services, to customize the advertising and content you see, and to contact you. Occasionally, We may also use the information to notify you about important changes to the website and new services and special offers.
b. Anonymous Information: We collect anonymous information from you, such as your browser type, the URL of the previous website you visited, your ISP, operating system, and your Internet Protocol (IP) Address ("Non-Personal Information").We use anonymous information, such as that pertaining to web pages you've viewed, in order to analyze trends, track user's movements, provide a better website experience and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. We do not use this data in a manner that would identify you personally.
3. Information Sharing
Under the following circumstances, we may be required to share your personal or non-personal information:
a. We will disclose your Personal Information to any successor-in-interest of ours, such as a company that acquires us. In the event Artdotz goes through a business transition, such as a merger or acquisition by or with another company, or sale of all or a portion of our assets, your Personal Information will be among the assets transferred. In addition, your Personal Information may be disclosed in any due diligence process conducted relative to a potential business transition as described above. You will not be notified of any such disclosure, or change in ownership or control, of your Personal Information.
b. If we respond to subpoenas, court orders or legal process, or if we need to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims;
c. If we believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of the ArtDotz Terms & Conditions or as otherwise required by law.
d. Restrict or inhibit any other user from using the website, including, without limitation, by means of "hacking" or defacing any portion of the website.
e. We may contract with various third parties who help us provide, maintain and improve the Website and the Artdotz Services. For example, we use a third party to process payments made to us and may subcontract out production, fulfillment, analytics, reporting or other operations. We also contract with several online partners to help manage, monitor and optimize our Website and the ArtDotz Services and to help us measure the effectiveness of our advertising, communications and how visitors use the Website. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to prevent such third parties from disclosing your Personal Information, except for the purpose of providing the services in question. We cannot guarantee that such third parties will not disclose your Personal Information. ArtDotz does not share, rent or trade your Personal Information with third parties for their promotional purposes.
f. We will disclose Anonymous Information, in aggregate form, to potential strategic partners, advertisers, investors, customers, and others. You may not opt-out of the sharing of this information. However, it cannot be easily used to identify you personally.
g. We may use third-party service providers to serve ads on our behalf across the Internet and sometimes on the Website. They may collect anonymous information about your visits to our Website, and your interaction with our products and services. They may also use information about your visits to this and other websites to target advertisements for goods and services. This anonymous information is collected through the use of a web beacon, which is industry standard technology used by most major websites.
4. Children's Information
We do not target our website or products to children, and we will not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children without obtaining prior verifiable parental consent. If we become aware that a subscriber is under the age of 13 and has registered without prior verifiable parental consent, we will remove their personally identifiable information from our files.
5. Access to Your Account Information and Preferences
You have the right and ability to edit your member account information on our website at any time. You can opt-in or out of receiving future communications of special offers and new product information, or you can unsubscribe by following instructions contained in the messages you receive. We do reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to the services ArtDotz provide, such as service announcements, important changes to the website, and administrative messages, that are considered part of your account membership. We do not offer you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving those messages.
6. Confidentiality and Security
We use a secure server (SSL) to encrypt your personal financial information. We use other physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to protect the security and confidentiality of the personal information we have collected and to prevent unauthorized access to or disclosure of your personal information. However, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
7. Third Party Sites
8. Your consent