Last Updated: July 24, 2008
- Your contact list belongs to you.
- We will not sell, exchange, or otherwise share your contact list or information with third parties, unless required by law or specifically directed by you. For example, when you specifically choose to send a message or contact information to someone; that requires an explicit action on your part to initiate.
- You may add to, update or delete your information at any time. When you update or delete your information, we may have a backup copy of the previous version on our servers which we made in order to enable us to revert to the prior version in the event of an unforeseen hardware or software failure. Your old or deleted information will immediately cease to be available, and after a reasonable amount of time will also no longer be in our backup systems.
- You can trust us not spam your or anyone on your contact list, and we do not support spammers.
Types of Information Collected
We automatically track and collect information about your computer and software when you visit our Site. This information can include, but not limited to: (i) Your IP address; (ii) domain server; (iii) type of computer; and (iv) type of web browser; (v) access times; and (vi) referring web sites addresses (collectively "Traffic Data").
In order for you to access certain services that we offer via the Site or otherwise, we require you to provide us with information that personally identifies you (such as name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, address books, calendars, etc.) ("Personal Information"). If you communicate with us by e-mail, or otherwise complete online forms, surveys, any information provided in such communication may be collected as Personal Information.
If you choose to use our invitation service to tell a friend about our site, we will ask you for information needed to send the invitation, such as your friend's email address. We may store this information to track the success of our referral program.
By using the Site, you are consenting to have your Personal Information transferred to and processed in the United States.
As part of offering and providing customizable and personalized services, we may employ cookie technology to store and sometimes track information about the user of the Site. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually change your browser to prevent that if you would rather not store the information for future use.
Uses and Sharing of Information Collected
We use Traffic Data to analyze trends, administer the Site, track user's movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. We may share aggregated and anonymous demographic and usage information with our business partners.
We may send you service-related announcements from time to time through the general operation of the Service. Generally, you may opt out of such emails from your Account page, though the VDG Group reserves the right to send you notices about your account even if you opt out of all voluntary email notifications.
The Site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control.
Where practical the Service uses Secure Socket Layer (SSL) to protect your information.
Unfortunately, no computer system or data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your Personal Information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or from our Site or that it will not be viewed by unauthorized persons, and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we make reasonable efforts to ensure security on our systems.
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Policies for Individuals Under 13 Years of Age
We are committed to protecting the on-line privacy of children. In accordance with the Children's On-line Privacy Protection Act, we will not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from or provide any services to children under the age of 13.