Effective Date: Aug 20, 2013
Attention: Privacy Office
604 Arizona Ave. Suite 220
Santa Monica, CA 90403
Phone: +1 310 6843537
Personal Information is information that can be used to identify, locate, or contact an individual. It also includes other information that may be associated with Personal Information. When you become a Member, a Supporter, begin a Campaign and/or otherwise visit and/or use the Site, we may or will collect from you the following types of Personal Information:
Contact Information, such as, but not limited to, (now referred to as “such as”): your name; email address; postal address; phone number; your Facebook or Twitter information if you are signing up via Facebook Connect or Twitter Login (this will authenticate your identity and link your Facebook or Twitter Profile information, such as your name and email address, to your Tubestart account. Services like Facebook Connect and Twitter give you the option to post information about your activities on our Site to your Facebook profile page or Twitter feed to share with others within your network); all of which allows us to provide you with communications from or on behalf of Tubestart.
Relationship Information that helps us to understand who you are and what types of Campaigns and Products you may be interested in, as a Member and/or Supporter. This includes such things as lifestyle information; location information related to your state/province, city, or neighborhood; areas of interest, information collected from social media interactions (such as via Facebook Connect, our Twitter and Facebook pages) demographic information; information about the types of videos and other media you’re interested in; and, information about friends who refer you or who you’ve referred to us.
Transaction Information about how you interact with Tubestart, such as: the campaigns you view and purchase; other information about how you use ourSite, email, other communications and applications; and, how you interact with our business partners and service providers.
Financial Account Information as needed to process payments to Campaigns from you as a Supporter. We do not store payment information such as your credit card number, expiration date or security ID. We only store a secure token that allows us to process payments on your behalf through the selected payment processor such as WePay, PayPal or Bitcoin email addresses (if we accept these types of payments).
We ask you for Personal Information (such as Contact Information and Payment information) when you register to become a Member or Supporter, desire to start a Campaign, create an account, contact us, purchase Products or otherwise use or interact with our Site.
We also collect Personal Information if you contact us via telephone, email, text, tweet, postal mail, social media interaction or other methods of communication, such as for customer support purposes, use the “Search” feature of our Site and your responses to surveys we may ask you to complete.
If the event you purchase our Products as gifts for others, we collect information that you provide us about those other people, such as those persons' Contact Information and Relationship Information. We also create transaction records of your gift to those persons.
We may receive additional Personal Information from third parties, which we may use such as to enhance other information we have about you to help us better understand you and to otherwise enhance our Site or our Products.
Tubestart uses Personal Information to:
We do not sell your Personal Information to third parties.
We encourage our third party merchants and business partners to adopt and post their own privacy policies, since they are NOT covered by or governed by ours. So, the use of your Personal Information by such third parties is governed by their privacy policies and is NOT subject to our control. We encourage you to CAREFULLY REVIEW the privacy policies or statements of these third party merchants and business partners.
We may also discloseinformation about you that is not personally identifiable. For example, we mayprovide our merchants, business partners, or other third parties with reportsthat contain aggregated and statistical data about our users.
The information from cookies and related technology is stored in web server logs and also in web cookies kept on the computers from which you access our Site. This information is then transmitted back to our Site by these computers. These servers are operated and the cookies managed by us, our business partners or our services providers.
For example, when you visit the Sites, Tubestart and our services providers may place cookies on that computer or device. Cookies allow us to recognize you when you return to our Site and to track and target your interests in order to provide a customized experience. They also help us to detect certain kinds of fraud. A "cookie" is a small amount of information that a web server sends to your browser. It stores information about your account, your preferences and your use of our Site. Some cookies contain serial numbers that allow us to connect your Site activity with other information we store about you in your profile or as related to your interactions with our Site.
Some cookies are temporary, whereas others may be configured to last longer. We use the following types of cookies:
Pixel tags are tiny graphic images placed on website pages or in our emails that allow us to determine whether you’ve performed certain specific actions. When you access these pages or open our email messages, the pixel tags generate a notice of that action to us and/or our services providers. These tools allow us to measure response to our communications and improve our web pages and promotions.
We collect many different types of information from the devices you use to access our Site, using these cookies and other technologies. Some examples of this information are your operating system type, browser type, domain and other system settings, the language your system uses and the country and time zone of your device. Browsers routinely send these types of information to web servers. Our server logs also record the Internet Protocol ("IP") addresses of the devices you use to interact with our Site. An IP address is a unique identifier that devices use to identify and communicate with each other on the Internet. We may also collect information about the website you were visiting before you came to our Site and the website you visit after you leave our Site, if this information is supplied to us by your browser.
If you’d like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by third party advertisers, please visit Network Advertising Initiative at www.networkadvertising.org. They’re a cooperative of online advertising companies. You can opt-out of being targeted by certain third party advertising companies online at www.networkadvertising.org/consumer/opt_out.asp or at http://preferences.tmste.com/truste/.
One of Tubestart's third party service providers is Google Analytics. Google provides certain analytics and optimization services for our Site. If you’d like more information on how to remove yourself from the tracking and reporting functions performed for ourSite by Google, please visit the Google Analytics Opt-Out Page at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout and follow the relevant instructions.
You can also rid your computers of cookies by blocking or deleting them. This is often done by adjusting your browser’s privacy and security settings. How to do this depends on the type of browser you use. Browsers are different, so refer to instructions related to your browser to learn about cookie-related and other privacy and security settings that may be available. You might also find information about this by clicking your browser’s “Help” tab, or by contacting them. You can also try typing something like“deleting cookies” and your browser type into an internet search engine.
You can manage your email preferences by logging into your account through our Site, entering the "Account Settings" section, and clicking" Notifications" Tab. You can also manage your subscriptions by following subscription management instructions contained in some of the commercial messages that we send you. You may choose to subscribe or unsubscribe to some or all types of messages. You can update your subscription preferences whenever you want. Please note that even if you unsubscribe from promotional messages, we may still need to contact you with important transactional information related to your account and your purchases. For example, even if you have unsubscribed from our promotional email messages, we will still send you confirmations when you purchase Products from us.
You can manage how your browser handles cookies and related technologies by referring to theeighth (8th) and tenth (10th) paragraphs of section 6 above.
You can also manage the sharing of certain Personal Information with us when you connect with us through a social media platform or application, such as through Facebook Connect or Twitter. Please refer to the privacy settings of he social media website or application to determine how you may adjust our permissions and manage the interactivity between Tubestart and that social media account.
If you wish to opt out of receiving offers directly from Tubestart merchants or business partners, you can follow the opt-out instructions in the emails that they send you.
604 Arizona Ave, Suite 220
Santa Monica, CA 90403
While we’re ready to assist you in managing your Personal Information or closing your account, we can’t always delete records of past interactions and transactions. For example, we’re required to retain recordsrelating to previous purchases on our Site for financial reporting andcompliance reasons.
We’ll retain your information for as long as your account is active, to provide you Products and other products and services, to maintain a record of your transactions for financial reporting purposes and otherwise as we feel is necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our agreements.
The safety and security of your Personal Information also depends on you. Where you have chosen apassword or username for access to certain parts of our Site, you areresponsible for keeping this password and username confidential. Please don’t to share your password orusername with anyone. We urge you toalso be careful about giving out information in public areas of our Site,through social media features or elsewhere. The information you share in these areas maybe viewed by any user of our Site or of those other areas.
However, despite our security program and procedures, you understand and acknowledge that we CAN’T GUARANTEE that any person or entity will be prevented from obtaining Personal Information or any other information, such as through unauthorized means. We will promptly notify those persons whose Personal Information we learn has been compromised. Notwithstanding this, TUBESTART DOES NOT ACCEPT LIABILITY for any unintentional disclosure or a disclosure that occurs due to a security breach of our systems or facilities or those of third parties. If you have any questions about security on our Site, you can contact us at support@Tubestart.com.
If you’re not currently registered as a Tubestart user and you use our Site's social media connection functions, you’ll first be asked to enter your social media account credentials and then be given the option to register to join Tubestart. Once you register with Tubestart and connect with your social media account, you’ll be able to automatically post recent Tubestart activity back to your social media account. Please refer to the privacy settings in your social media account to manage the performance of your account.
You can import contacts from your Gmail Account to invite them to become members of our site. We collect the username and password for the email account you wish to import your contacts from and will only use it for that purpose.
ONLY use our Site with adult supervision. IF YOU ARE UNDER 13, PLEASE DO NOT SEND ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION TO US. If we learn that we have collected Personal Information from a child under age 13, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any Personal Information from or about a child under 13, please contact us immediately at the contact information below.
604 Arizona Ave, Suite 220
Santa Monica, CA 90403
Your written request MUST include your postal address or email address so that we can provide you with the requested information.
Please allow thirty(30) days for a response.