Last Updated February 29, 2016
We treat your information as we would want our information treated. That is the English language version.
For the legal one, read on...
Information We Collect
We collect “Non-Personal Information” and “Personal Information.”
Non-Personal Information includes information that cannot be used to personally identify you, such as anonymous usage data, IP addresses, general demographic information we may collect, referring/exit pages and URLs, platform types, cursor movement, preferences you submit and preferences that are generated based on the data you submit and number of clicks.
Personal Information includes your name, email, and optionally your birthday and mailing address which you submit to us through the registration process at the Site or by completing your Gift Preference Profile.
Correcting Personal Information
A member may update their Personal Information by logging in and visiting the settings pages on web or mobile. Or they may request a change in writing by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information collected via Technology
To activate the Service you do not need to submit any Personal Information other than your name and email address. To use the Service thereafter, you do not need to submit further Personal Information. However, in an effort to improve the quality of the Service, we track and collect Non-Personal Information provided to us by your browser or by our software application when you view or use the Service.
When you access the Service by or through a mobile device, we may collect certain information automatically, including, but not limited to, the type of mobile device you use, your mobile device’s unique device ID, the IP address of your mobile device, your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browser you use, your location information and other statistics.
We may use third party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyze this Non-Personal Information in order to increase our Service's functionality. These third party service providers have their own privacy policies addressing how they use such information.
From time to time MyGiftster may record individual user interaction with various user interface elements within the Service. This information is used internally to correct deficiencies and improve the member experience.
Information you provide us by registering for an account
How We Use and Share Information
In general, the Personal Information you provide to us is used to help us communicate with you. For example, we use Personal Information to contact members in response to questions, solicit feedback from members, provide technical support, send transactional emails, and inform members about service upgrades and service usage tips.
You grant to MyGiftster a nonexclusive, perpetual, worldwide license to combine the User Provided Content from all MyGiftster members, to create anonymous, aggregate data with no individual identification exposed for purposes of exposing trends, popular items, and other metadata whether now known or hereafter devised.
Your information, including Personal Information, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.
Sale or Transfer of Business
How We Protect Your Information
We implement security measures designed to protect your information from unauthorized access. Your account is protected by your account password and we urge you to take steps to keep your personal information safe by not disclosing your password. We further protect your information from potential security breaches by implementing certain technological security measures including encryption, firewalls and HTTPS or SSL security standards. However, these measures do not guarantee that your information will not be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed by breach of such firewalls and secure server software. By using or accessing our Site, you acknowledge that you understand and agree to assume these risks.
Your Rights Regarding Use of Your Personal Information
Links to Other Websites
Only persons age 13 or older have permission to access the Site. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you learn that your Children have provided us with Personal Information, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Information from a child under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers. MyGiftster provides "child accounts" as a simple way for parents manage an account on behalf of a child to include lists and preferences in their Giftster group.