2. ELIGIBILITY TO USE WEBSITE
3. INFORMATION COLLECTION PRACTICES
(a) Traffic Data. Like most website operators, Discuss Diets gathers information of the sort that browsers automatically make available, including: (i) IP addresses (ii) domain servers (iii) types of computers accessing the Website and (iv) types of Web browsers accessing the Website (collectively “Traffic Data”). Traffic Data is anonymous information that does not personally identify You.
YOU ARE UNDER NO OBLIGATION TO PROVIDE PERSONAL INFORMATION, WITH THE CAVEAT THAT YOUR REFUSAL TO DO SO MAY PREVENT YOU FROM USING CERTAIN FEATURES OF THE WEBSITE OR FROM MAKING PURCHASES OR RESERVATIONS BY MEANS OF THE WEBSITE.
4. INFORMATION USE AND DISCLOSURE PRACTICES
(a) Traffic Data and Information Gathered Using Cookies. Discuss Diets may analyze Traffic Data and information gathered using Cookies to help Discuss Diets and Discuss Diets’s licensors and suppliers better understand who is using the Website and how they are using it. By identifying patterns and trends in usage, Discuss Diets is able to better design the Website to improve Your experience, and to serve You more relevant and interesting content and advertisements. From time to time, Discuss Diets may release Traffic Data and information gathered using Cookies in the aggregate, such as by publishing a report on trends in the usage of the Website. Other than by using cookies to store Your user name and password, Discuss Diets does not attempt to link information gathered using Cookies to Personal Information.
(b) Personal Information
(i) Generally. Discuss Diets uses Your Contact Data to send You information about Discuss Diets and Discuss Diets’s goods and services, to contact You as necessary in connection with Your transactions with Discuss Diets, and to send You other communications that You have agreed to receive. Discuss Diets uses Your Financial Data to verify Your qualifications for certain goods and/or services, and to charge You for Your for transactions with Discuss Diets. Discuss Diets uses Your Demographic Data to customize and tailor Your experience on the Website. Discuss Diets uses Your Transactional Data to fulfill its obligations in connection with Your transactions, and to provide customer service to You. As with Traffic Data and information gathered using Cookies, from time to time Discuss Diets may release Demographic Data in the aggregate, such as by publishing a report on trends in the usage of the Website.
(iii) Other Disclosure. Discuss Diets also discloses Personal Information under the following circumstances:
By Law or to Protect Rights – Discuss Diets discloses Personal Information when required to do so by law, or in response to a subpoena or court order, or when Discuss Diets believes in its sole discretion that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Discuss Diets, third parties or the public at large.
Unpaid Accounts – If You fail to pay any balance owed in consideration of any transaction with Discuss Diets, Discuss Diets may, as permitted by law, report Your Personal Information, including without limitation Your Financial Data and Transactional Data, to consumer credit reporting services, collection agencies and others.
5. SECURITY OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Discuss Diets has implemented and maintains reasonable security procedures and practices to protect against the unauthorized access, use, modification, destruction or disclosure of Your Personal Information.
6. USER ABILITY TO ACCESS, UPDATE, AND CORRECT PERSONAL INFORMATION
7. THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES
The Site contains links to web sites of third parties. (Publisher) is not responsible for the actions of these third parties, including their privacy practices and any content posted on their web sites. We encourage you to review their privacy policies to learn more about what, why and how they collect and use personal information. (Publisher) adheres to industry recognized standards to secure any personal information in our possession, and to secure it from unauthorized access and tampering. However, as is true with all online actions, it is possible that third parties may unlawfully intercept transmissions of personal information, or other users of the Site may misuse or abuse your personal information that they may collect from the Site.
(Publisher) uses third-party advertising companies to serve our ads on the Site. These third-party advertising companies employ cookie and 1×1 pixel .gifs or web beacons to measure and improve the effectiveness of ads for their clients. To do so, these companies may use anonymous information about your visits to our website and other websites, but will not collect any information which can personally identify you or can be linked to you. This information can include: date/time of banner ad shown, the banner ad that was shown, their cookie, and the IP address. This information can also be used for online preference marketing purposes.
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads and collect information when users visit our site. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements on our site, other websites and other forms of media about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, check out http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp.
If you want to prevent a third-party advertiser from collecting data, currently you may either visit each ad network’s web site individually and opt out or visit the NAI gateway opt-out site to opt-out of all network advertising cookies. Click here for the NAI gateway opt-out site.
This site will also allow you to review the third-party advertising companies’ privacy policies.
8. PROMOTIONAL ACTIVITIES