Last Updated: December 30, 2013
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1) INFORMATION WE COLLECT ABOUT YOU
a) General. We may collect information that can identify you such as your name and email address ("personal information") and other information that does not identify you. When you provide personal information through our website, the information may be sent to private servers located in the United States and other countries around the world.
b) Information you provide. We may collect and store any personal information you enter on our website or provide to us in some other manner. This includes identifying information, such as your name, address, email address, and telephone number, and, transaction information through third party processors such as PayPal; TheTalkList does not request or store any of your financial information such as credit card or bank account details. We also request information about your interests and activities, your gender and age, and other demographic information such as your location of residence or your username.
c) Information about your usage. TheTalkList will monitor your current and historical use of and interaction with the TheTalkList software, our services and website including computer, platform, device and connection information, device capability, bandwidth, statistics on page views, and traffic to and from our websites, browser type, connection speed, and usage statistics.
d) Information about your www.TheTalkList.com contacts. We will collect and store histories of which www.TheTalkList.com users you have introduced as new registrants, as potential tutors, or as engaged tutors. We will compile maps of locations of any of these groups of contacts.
e) Information on uploaded content. We will collect and share: biographical narratives, photographs, videos, and social media links.
f) Information collected automatically. We automatically collect information from your browser when you visit our website. This information includes your IP address, your browser type and language, access times, the content of any undeleted cookies that your browser previously accepted from us (see "Cookies" below), and the referring website address.
h) Cookies and Use of Cookie Data. When you visit our website, we may assign your computer one or more cookies, to facilitate access to our site and to personalize your online experience. Using a cookie, we also may automatically collect information about your online activity on our site, such as the web pages you visit, the time and date of your visits, the links you click, and the searches you conduct on our site. Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies. If you choose to decline cookies, please note that you may not be able to sign in or use some of the interactive features offered on our website.
i) Other Technologies. We may use standard Internet technology, such as web beacons and other similar technologies, to track your use of our site. We also may include web beacons in advertisements or email messages to determine whether messages have been opened and acted upon. The information we obtain in this manner enables us to customize the services we offer our website visitors to deliver targeted advertisements and to measure the overall effectiveness of our online advertising, content, programming or other activities.
j) Information collected by third parties. We may allow third parties, including our authorized service providers and advertising companies to display advertisements on our site. These companies may use tracking technologies, such as cookies, to collect information about users who view or interact with their advertisements. Our website does not provide any personal information to these third parties. This information allows them to deliver targeted advertisements and gauge their effectiveness.
2) HOW WE USE THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT
a) Our purpose in collecting information is to provide you with a safe, efficient, and customized experience. www.TheTalkList.com collects and uses, or has third party service providers acting on www.TheTalkList.com’s behalf collecting and using, personal data relating to you. This is necessary to:
i) verify your identity;
ii) provide internet communication, video sharing and other products in particular to convey the communications advertised;
iii) support our search functionality to help you find www.TheTalkList.com contacts more easily;
iv) deliver the videos and services that you have requested;
v) manage your account and provide you with customer support;
vi) perform research and analysis about your use of, or interest in, our products, services, or content, or products, services or content offered by others;
vii) communicate with you by email, postal mail, telephone and/or mobile devices about calendar events, www.TheTalkList.com announcements, or promotions;
viii) allow you to use www.TheTalkList.com personal profile to enroll in other sites;
ix) develop and display content and advertising tailored to your interests on our site;
x) enforce or exercise any rights in our terms and conditions;
xi) resolve disputes;
xii) manage our business.
b) Financial information. We may use transaction information from third party processor for any purchases made on our website, track your affiliate credits, and otherwise as needed to manage our business.
3) WITH WHOM WE SHARE YOUR INFORMATION
a) Except as provided below, TheTalkList will not sell, rent, trade or otherwise transfer any personal and/or traffic data or communications content to others without your explicit permission, unless it is obliged to do so under applicable laws or by order of the competent authorities. Please note that information that you voluntarily make public in your user profile, or which you disclose on forums, discussions boards or by posting comments will be publicly available and viewable by others.
b) Service providers: We may share your personal information, which may include your name and contact information (including email address) with third parties that perform certain services on our behalf. These services may include marketing assistance, performing business and sales analysis, and supporting our website functionality. We may also share your name, contact information and credit card information with our authorized service providers who process credit card payments. These service providers may have access to personal information needed to perform their functions but are not permitted to share or use such information for any other purposes.
c) Business partners: When you register or make purchases on our website or click-through our advertisements offered on third party websites, we may share personal information with the businesses with which we partner to offer you the applicable products, services or any advertisements. When you elect to engage in a particular merchant's offer or program, you authorize us to provide your email add