Personal information means any information that may be used to identify an individual, including, but not limited to, a first and last name, gender or age, a business, home or other physical address, a mobile, landline or other phone number and an email address or other contact information, whether at work or at home. In general, you can visit HumorHotlines.com Web pages without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. If you choose to provide us with your personal information on the Web, we may transfer that Information within HumorHotlines.com or its parent and related companies or to other trusted third-party HumorHotlines.com partners, across state and national borders.
2. Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies.
Some of our Web pages utilize "cookies" and other tracking technologies. A "cookie" is a small text file that may be used, for example, to collect information about Web site activity. Some cookies and other technologies may serve to recall personal information previously indicated by a Web user. Most browsers allow you to control cookies, including whether or not to accept them and how to remove them.
We also allow third parties called ad networks or ad servers to serve ads to you. Cookies enable them to compile information about where you, or others who have used your computer, saw their advertisements and determine which ads are clicked on. This information makes it possible for the ad technology, ad servers and ad networks to deliver targeted advertisements to you. As a result of your visit to our site, ad server companies may collect information such as your domain type, your IP address and clickstream information. For further information, consult the privacy policies of: http://www.google.com/privacy.html.
To protect your privacy, we have adopted the following principles:
HumorHotlines.com may receive names, addresses, E-mail addresses, gender, age and preferences for E-mail updates, passwords, fax and telephone numbers only when submitted to us through our various contact features (e.g. request for the HumorHotlines.com Monthly Newsletter or sign-up for the SMS fan club). When you send us an E-mail message or complete an online form on our Web Site you may be providing us with personal information about you such as your name, address, E-mail address, phone number, etc. We may store the information in order to respond to your E-mail or request or to otherwise resolve the subject matter of your E-mail or request. By visiting and utilizing these features of our Web Site, you consent to the use of your personal information in this manner.
HumorHotlines.com may share such information in any of the following limited circumstances:
a) We may from time to time provide personal information to our trusted vendors so that they may contact you with information, promotions or offers. When this is done, it is subject to agreements that oblige those parties to comply with our instructions and any applicable laws and regulations and to maintain this information in accordance with appropriate confidentiality and security measures.
c) We conclude that we are required by law or have a good faith belief that access, preservation or disclosure of such information is reasonably necessary to protect the rights, property or safety of the Web Site, its users or the public.
HumorHotlines.com may collect phone numbers from in-bound calls to our hotlines. When you call a hotline operated by HumorHotlines.com or one of our other services your caller ID is collected and stored for internal data compilation purposes and internal marketing purposes. We do not share phone numbers collected in this manner with other vendors or marketers.
If you have an account, we may share the information submitted under your account among all of our services in order to provide you with a seamless experience and to improve the quality of our services. We will not disclose your account information to other people or non-affiliated companies, except in the limited circumstances described in this Policy or with your consent.
We may share aggregated information with others such as how many users clicked on a particular advertisement.
From time to time, we may use personal information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice. If our information practices change at some time in the future we will use for these new purposes only data collected from the time of the policy change forward.
You may choose whether or not to provide personal information to HumorHotlines.com. The notice we may provide where HumorHotlines.com collects personal information on the Web could help you to make this choice. If you choose not to provide the personal information we request, you can still visit most of areas of HumorHotlines.com's Web site, but you may be unable to access certain areas, options, offers, and services that involve our interaction with you
Wherever your personal information may be held within HumorHotlines.com or on its behalf, we intend to take reasonable and appropriate steps to protect the personal information that you share with us from unauthorized access or disclosure. However, no system can ensure complete security, and we are not responsible for any breach of security or for any actions of any third parties we believe to be responsible. Access to your information will be limited to appropriate personnel and contractors needing such information in the performance of their job functions.
To the extent that you do provide us with personal information, HumorHotlines.com wishes to maintain personal information accurately. Where we collect personal information from you on the Web, our goal is to provide a means of contacting HumorHotlines.com should you need to update or correct that Information. If for any reason those means are unavailable or inaccessible, you may send updates and corrections about your personal information to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will make reasonable efforts to incorporate the changes in your personal information that we hold as soon as practicable.
7. Third Party Services.
Other third parties may provide certain services available on HumorHotlines.com on HumorHotlines.com's behalf. HumorHotlines.com may provide information, including personal information that HumorHotlines.com collects to such third-party service providers to help us deliver programs, products, information, and services. Service providers are also an important means by which HumorHotlines.com maintains its Web Site and mailing lists. HumorHotlines.com will take reasonable steps to ensure that these third-party service providers are obligated to protect Personal Information on HumorHotlines.com's behalf. HumorHotlines.com does not intend to transfer personal information without your consent to third parties who are not bound to act on HumorHotlines.com's behalf unless such transfer is legally required.
8. Children's Privacy.
HumorHotlines.com may provide links to web pages that are not a part of our company or related companies. Organizations, companies, or individuals not under our control manage these sites, and we are not responsible for the information or links you may find there. We provide these links merely as a convenience and the presence of these links is not an endorsement by us of the site.
11. Your Consent.