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At Famzn, we recognize that privacy of your personal information is important.
Here is information on what types of personal information we receive and collect when you use and visit famzn.com and its subdomains; and how we safeguard your information. We never sell your personal information to third parties.
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As you visit our websites, we want you to be clear how we’re using information and the ways in which you can protect your privacy.
We collect information about the services that you use and how you use them.
This information includes:
* Log information
Log file information is automatically reported by your browser each time you access a web page. When you use visit Famzn, we automatically collect and store certain information in server logs. We collect device-specific information (such as your operating system version and I.P).
As with most other websites, we collect and use the data contained in log files. The information in the log files include your IP (internet protocol) address, your ISP (internet service provider, such as AOL or Shaw Cable), the browser you used to visit our site (such as Internet Explorer or Firefox), the time you visited our site and which pages you visited throughout our site. We may collect and process information about your actual location. We use various analytical tools to determine location, including IP address, GPS, and other sensors that may provide overall visitors statistical data.
Famzn uses Google Analytics tool. This helps us analyze the traffic to our websites
*Cookies and Web Beacons
We also use third party advertisements on Famzn to support our site. Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on our site, which will also send these advertisers (such as Google through the Google AdSense program) information including your IP address, your ISP , the browser you used to visit our site, landing pages, pages viewed, and in some cases, whether you have Flash installed, and other such information. This is generally used for geotargeting purposes (displaying ads relevant to the visitor’s country/location) or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing news ads to someone who frequents news sites).
You can, however, choose to disable or selectively turn off cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings, or by managing preferences in programs such as Norton Internet Security. Note that, this can affect how you are able to interact with our sites as well as other websites. This could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts.
We use both our and third-party analytics tools to help us measure traffic and usage trends for the Service. These tools collect information sent by your browser as part of a web page request, including the web pages you visit, your browser add-ons, your browser’s width and height, and other information that assists us in improving the Service. We collect and use this analytics information in aggregate form such that it cannot reasonably be manipulated to identify any particular individual user.
* Use of Information
Information we collect when you are signed in to your account on our sites is treated as personal information.
We will not combine DoubleClick cookie information with personally identifiable information unless we have your opt-in consent.
Personally Identifiable Information:
We use and disclosure of information we collect when users visit our web site or other web sites that includes the Famzn’s widget or uses Famzn Services, or view advertisements we serve.
We ask for Personally Identifiable Information such as your name and e-mail address when you register for a Famzn account with the Service, or if you correspond with us (in which case we will also retain our responses). We may also retain any messages you send through the Service, and may collect information you provide in User Content you post to the Service. We may receive Personally Identifiable Information about you from third parties, including, for example, information about your relationships with various product and service providers, and your use of certain applications.
We collect information when you visit our web site, use or interact with Famzn services, and when you view or click advertisements that we serve or are served on our behalf. This information could include general click stream behavior such as web pages viewed (including the URL addresses of such pages), search queries from which users are directed to a page, navigation from page to page through the Famzn services, time spent on each page, and items that you click or select (“Usage Information“). This Usage Information also may include IP address, information about your geographic location derived from your IP address and the domain name of your Internet Service Provider.
We also collect and use information about your interactions with the Service in a manner and format that does not identify you as an individual (“Non-Personally Identifiable Information“). We may collect, use, and disclose Non-Personally Identifiable Information as set forth above.
*Use and Sharing of Personally Identifiable Information
Use: We use Personally Identifiable Information for the following purposes:
internally for purposes such as analyzing how the Service is used, diagnosing service or technical problems or maintaining security,
to operate, maintain, and provide to you the features and functionality of the Service,
to fulfill requests you may make to us,
to personalize your experience and
to provide you with information and offers from us or third parties that we believe you may find useful or interesting, including newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information on services and products offered by us or third parties.
Following termination or deactivation of your Famzn account, Famzn may retain your profile information and User Content for a commercially reasonable time for backup, archival, or audit purposes. Furthermore, Famzn may retain and continue to use indefinitely all information (including User Content) contained in your communications to other Users or posted to public or semi-public areas of the Service after termination or deactivation of your Famzn account. Famzn reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor the User Content you post on the Service. We reserve the right to remove any such information or material for any reason or no reason, including without limitation if in our sole opinion such information or material violates, or may violate, any applicable law or our Terms of Service, or to protect or defend our rights or property or those of any third party. Famzn also reserves the right to remove information upon the request of any third party.
Sharing: We will not rent or sell your Personally Identifiable Information to third parties and its controlled subsidiaries and affiliates without your consent, except as noted below:
Who you may choose to share your User Content with: Any Personally Identifiable Information or content that you voluntarily disclose for posting to the Service, such as User Content, becomes available to the public, as controlled by any applicable privacy settings. To change your privacy settings on the Service, please change your profile setting. If you remove information that you posted to the Service, copies may remain viewable in cached and archived pages of the Service, or if other Users have copied or saved that information.
What happens in the event of a change of control: We may buy or sell/divest the company, or any combination of its products, services, assets and/or businesses. Personally Identifiable Information such as customer names and email addresses, User Content and other user information related to the Service will likely be among the items transferred in these types of transactions. We may also transfer or assign such information in the course of corporate divestitures, mergers, acquisitions, bankruptcies, dissolutions or similar transactions or proceedings.
Instances where we are required to share your Personally Identifiable Information: Famzn will disclose Personally Identifiable Information where required to do so by law or subpoena or if we reasonably believe that such action is necessary to (a) comply with the law and the reasonable requests of law enforcement; (b) to enforce our Terms of Service or to protect the security or integrity of our Service; and/or (c) to exercise or protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Famzn, our Users or others.
How We Use and Share Non-Personally Identifiable Information
Use: By using the our services, or providing us with any information, you consent to the collection, processing, maintenance and transfer of your Non-Personally Identifiable Information . We will use your Non-Personally Identifiable Information:
to fulfill requests for our services;
to communicate with you and respond to your inquiries;
to conduct research about the use of the Famzn services;
to enable you to create an account, store log-in credentials, and customize your Famzn services;
to contact you from time to time about Famzn services; and
for Famzn to provide offers for products and services of Famzn.
We use the Usage Information we collect and information collected from our third-party partners to assemble non-personal, demographic and behavioral information to group users that share a common interest into “Audience Segments.” These Audience Segments do not contain Personally Identifiable Information; for example, these segments may disclose that a user located in a geographic area may be interested in cars, but this information does not identify or include the name, e-mail address, phone number, mailing address, or user name of any specific individual. We will use these Audience Segments (a) to match advertisements that may be of interest to our users that fall within that segment and (b) to assist our advertisers, ad networks, and publisher web sites to deliver advertisements and offers that may be of interest to users within a given segment.
Sharing: We may share Non-Personally Identifiable Information, including information obtained through tools such as cookies, log files, device identifiers, location data and clear gifs (such as anonymous usage data, referring/exit pages and URLs, platform types, number of clicks, etc.):
in any manner permitted for Personally Identifiable Information; and
with our third-party business partners for the purposes described in the section above.
We may also aggregate or otherwise strip data of all personally identifying characteristics and may share that aggregated, anonymized data with third parties.
We may share non-aggregate, non-personally identifiable Usage Information, including audience segments, with third party advertisers and publishers to assist us and them in delivering relevant, targeted advertising that is aligned with user interests. For example, these companies may use such information (e.g., click stream information, time and date, subject of advertisements clicked or scrolled over) in order to provide advertisements about goods and services likely to be of greater interest to you. Your preferences collected through this process may be used to influence which types of marketing messages you receive across sites that we work with.
We may also share aggregate statistical information about our services with advertisers and publishers. We do not provide any personally identifiable information to these third parties.
* Ads on Famzn
Please note that an advertiser may ask Famzn to show an ad to a certain audience of Users (e.g., based on demographics or other interests). In that situation, Famzn determines the target audience and Famzn serves the advertising to that audience and only provides anonymous aggregated data to the advertiser. If you respond to such an ad, the advertiser or ad server may conclude that you fit the description of the audience they are trying to reach.
* Accessing and Updating your Personal Information
We aim to provide visitors with access to their own personal information. You can update your information quickly, modify or delete it by logging into your account.
We do not share personal information with companies, organizations and individuals outside of Famzn.
Famzn is very concerned with safeguarding your information. Famzn uses commercially reasonable safeguards to preserve the integrity and security of all information collected through the Service. To protect your privacy and security, we take reasonable steps (such as requesting a unique password) to verify your identity before granting you access to your account. You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your unique password and account information, and for controlling access to your email communications from Famzn, at all times. Notwithstanding the foregoing measures, Famzn cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to Famzn or guarantee that information on the Service may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed. Your privacy settings may also be affected by changes to the functionality of Famzn’ distributors, such as social networks. Famzn is not responsible for the functionality or security measures of any third party.
* Data Protection Terms for European Economic Area
If your agreement with Famzn incorporates this policy, or you otherwise use a Famzn product that incorporates this policy, you must ensure that necessary disclosures are given to, and consents obtained from, end users in the European Economic Area. If you fail to comply with this policy, we may limit or suspend your use of the Famzn’s services and/or terminate your agreement.
Properties under your control. For Famzn services used on any site, app or other property that is under your control, or that of your affiliate or your client, the following duties apply for end users in the European Economic Area.
When seeking consent you must retain records of consent given by end users; and provide end users with clear instructions for revocation of consent. You must clearly identify each party that may collect, receive, or use end users’ personal data as a consequence of your use of Famzn Services. You must also provide end users with easily accessible information about that party’s use of end users’ personal data.
Properties under a third party’s control. If personal data of end users of a third party property is shared with Famzn due to your use of, or integration with, Famzn services, then you must use commercially reasonable efforts to ensure the operator of the third party property complies with the above stated duties.
* Links to Other Web Sites
When we change the policy, we will update the ‘last modified’ date at the bottom of this page. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of any changes to this policy means you accept such changes.
We reserve the right to transfer your personal information in the event of a transfer of ownership of Famzn, such as acquisition by or merger with another company.
* Privacy Shield
Famzn supports the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework. Famzn is committed to subjecting all personal information received from European Union (EU) member countries to the Privacy Shield Framework’s applicable Principles. You can learn more about the Privacy Shield Framework by visiting the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Privacy Shield.
Famzn is responsible for the processing of the personal information we receive, under the Privacy Shield Framework, and any subsequent transfers of said information to any third party acting as an agent on behalf of Famzn. Famzn complies with the Privacy Shield Principles for all onward transfers of personal information from EU member countries, including any provisions governing onward transfer liability.
In certain situations, Famzn may be required to disclose personal information in response to lawful requests by public authorities of appropriate venue, including to meet law enforcement or national security requirements.
If you have a personal information use concern that we have not addressed to your satisfaction, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org We take your privacy and security seriously and will work to resolve concerns.
Per the Privacy Shield web site, in certain scenarios, you may invoke binding arbitration if other dispute resolution mechanisms have failed to resolve personal information privacy matters.
We keep your personal information private and safe — and put you in control.