Personal Data Gathered About You
SoapAsk collects two types of information from users of the Services: (1) information users freely provide when using the Services, and (2) information that is automatically gathered from users’ use of the Services. Additionally, information may be gathered through procedures that SoapAsk does not control by third-party providers and advertisers who are linked to or featured on the Services. The privacy policies of those third parties apply to such information. Some of our services may also participate in third-party ad networks or other services of a similar nature that gather data regarding your computer or device, as well as your online and mobile activity, in order to deliver the interest-based advertising you see on the services, as well as on other third-party websites, mobile apps, and marketing channels in their networks.
Data That We Gather
We may gather information (“Personal Information”) that identifies, relates to, describes, references, is capable of being connected, or may reasonably be connected, directly or indirectly, with a specific customer or device. In particular, throughout the past 12 months, we have gathered the following categories of Personal Information from customers:
A. Identifiers like a person’s real name, an alias, their postal address, a unique online identifier, their Internet Protocol address, their email address, their account name, or other identifiers of a similar nature;
B. Personal data like a person’s name, signature, address, phone number, credit card number, debit card number, bank account number, or other financial data;
C. Age and citizenship status are examples of protected classified features under federal or California law.
D. Commercial information, such as histories or tendencies of past or present purchases or consumption of goods or services;
E. Online or other comparable network activities, such as a user’s search history, browsing patterns, and information about how they interacted with a particular website, app, or advertisement;
F. Information that is audible, visible, thermal, olfactory, or similar, such records of customer service calls; Data about relocation;
H. Conclusions made based on additional personal information, such as a person’s preferences, traits, propensities, or conduct.
The Information You Give Us
Through your use of the Services, SoapAsk may gather Personal Information about you, including your name, postal address, email address, user name, password, phone number, mobile phone number, payment information, gender, birth year, age, and preferences for receiving newsletters, emails, texts, or other notices. In addition, SoapAsk may inquire about your age, interests, hobbies, and preferences (such as your go-to movies or TV shows), as well as the cable or satellite service you may use. You might be able to register for the service without supplying this additional information, depending on the nature of the service. You can give SoapAsk information.
- Purchase something, like a subscription
- Fill out the registration form for one or more Services.
- Enter a contest or sweepstake.
- Activate your subscription to get email or text message alerts.
- Get a mobile application by downloading
- Download other details we offer.
- Join the Services through a social networking website.
- Post user-generated material using the Services, including comments.
When you utilize the sharing and referral features offered within certain of our Services to share content or offers to your friends and acquaintances, SoapAsk may also gather contact information about those other people. This data is used by SoapAsk to enable the communications you want. If you utilize any “send-to-a-friend” features of the Services, the message sent to your friend may contain your email address.
Goal and Purpose
SoapAsk.com appreciates the confidence our users have placed in us, and as a result, we adhere to the strictest standards of privacy laws to safeguard the information you submit with us.
This privacy statement explains how the data submitted or obtained through the websites and applications where it is posted will be used. We adhere to this privacy statement in compliance with local laws where we conduct business. We may occasionally offer supplemental data privacy notices that are particular to particular services or areas. Those conditions and this policy must be read together.
We advise you to check the privacy policies of any other websites that may collect your personal information before proceeding when you leave our sites or applications.
II. User Acceptance
By using SoapAsk.com (for instance, when you create an account, buy a service, participate in a promotion or contest, or contact us on one of our sites or applications), you consent to Hollywoodlife’s collection, use, and sharing of your personal information in the ways set forth in this policy. In some situations, especially if you live in a nation with data protection laws, we might need your specific approval before we move forward with any further operations.
III. Personal Information Gathering and Use
“Personal Information,” or “PII,” is defined as any information that may be used to identify (directly or indirectly) a specific individual or natural person. Examples include the person’s name, postal address, email address, and mobile phone number. The generated information is also treated as personal information when anonymous information is directly or indirectly linked to personal information.
IV. The information you give us
When you use SoapAsk.com, we may seek and collect the following personal information about you. Without this information, we may not be able to offer you with all the services you have requested;
• City and State
• Primary Phone No.
• Email Address
• First and Last Name
V. Data that we automatically gather
We gather data about your use of our service, your communications with us, your interactions with our advertising, and data about the computer or other device you use to access our service. Your interactions with our email, customer service, and messaging platforms are among the information.
• Geographical data such as IP addresses,
VI. Data we acquire from third parties
A third party provider, such as Google, Facebook, or Twitter, may give us information such as your registration and profile information if you link, connect, or log in using your SoapAsk.com account.
VII. Intents and Validity of Processing
We will only gather and use your personal information when we have a valid reason for doing so. In order to treat your personal information legally, we must either seek your express consent or process it for “legitimate interests” when doing so is required for us to provide you with customer support or to process your data for premium services (For e.g. processing your information by our payment gateway service providers).
We utilize information to process your registration, your orders, and your payments, analyses, administer, enhance, and customize our service and marketing operations, as well as to contact with you about the matters listed below. For instance, we employ data to
- Preventing, detecting, and looking into possibly illegal or fraudulent activity, including enforcing our policies (such as deciding who is eligible for a free trial);
• communicate with you about our service (for instance, through email, push notifications, text messages, and online messaging channels), so that we can send you information about SoapAsk.com, specifics about new features and content that are available on the SoapAsk.com, as well as information about promotional announcements, consumer surveys, and special offers, as well as to assist you with operational requests like password reset requests.
• inform you of any terms of service modifications.
• carry out our obligations and defend our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us, including for billing, chargeback, and collection. • permit you to take part in interactive elements made available through our Services.
Your information may also be used to get in touch with you about services we offer and those of third parties that may be of interest to you. Please give us your clear consent not to use your information in this way when we acquire it, and/or update your user options in your account profile to reflect your choices and preferences.
VIII. Disclosing information to third parties
Except under the following circumstances, we do not disclose your personal information to businesses, groups, or people outside of SoapAsk.com:
When you give us permission, we’ll share or disclose your personal information with third parties outside of SoapAsk.com. For instance, offering e-mail-related services like marketing newsletters, discounts, and promotions
We shall release information as may be legally necessary in the case of any court order, government or quasi-government entity requiring the disclosure of Your Personal Information. Additionally, if we have a good faith belief that disclosing Your Personal Information is necessary to comply with subpoenas, court orders, or other legal process, we may do so.
SoapAsk.com and our affiliates reserve the right to disclose your personal information, in whole or in part, to a third party in the event that SoapAsk.com merges with or is purchased by a third party.
Your Choices and Controls
Regarding the way we gather, use, and share your personal information, we give you a number of controls and options. Your options and controls, in line with current law, may include:
You’re Information Management
Through your account settings, you can access and modify some of your personal information. You can modify your account settings and revoke authorization for any third-party applications you may have linked to your SoapAsk.com account, such as Facebook, Google, or Twitter. You are in charge of maintaining the accuracy of your personal data. The SoapAsk.com will periodically email you reminders to keep your personal information accurate.
Correction of Incomplete or Inaccurate Information
Sending us an email will allow you to request that we fix any false or incorrect information we may have about you that you are unable to amend yourself within your SoapAsk.com account.
Retention and Erasure of Data
In order to fulfill our legal requirements and carry out the terms of our contract with you, we keep your personal information for as long as is necessary. You can ask for us to delete your personal data and terminate your SoapAsk.com account if you no longer want us to use it. Please take note that if you ask us to stop using your personal information,
we may still need to keep part of it in order to pursue our lawful business purposes, such as preventing fraud and improving safety. In order to prevent a user from creating a new account in the future, we might save some information from a SoapAsk.com account that has been suspended for fraud or safety concerns.
• To the extent required to meet our legal duties, we may keep and utilize your personal information. For tax, legal reporting, and auditing purposes, for instance, we could preserve some of your information. Remaining copies of your personal information might not be deleted from our backup systems for a short while since we keep copies of safeguard against unintentional or malicious loss and destruction.
Restriction of Processing and Withdrawal of Consent
You can choose to withdraw your consent at any moment while you are still working with us by sending us an email. After reviewing your request, we might need you to prove your identity. After verification, we will revoke the consent for which you had asked, and we’ll stop using your personal information going forward.
Refusal of Processing
By sending us an email, you can request that we stop using your personal information for direct marketing purposes in cases where it is processed for such reasons.
If you have any complaints or compliance issues, you can write to our data protection officer. You have the right to file a complaint with the appropriate data protection authorities regarding SoapAsk.com’s data processing practices.
Please be aware that if you refuse to give us access to your personal information, we may not be able to provide you with certain experiences, goods, and services and some of our services may not be able to take your preferences and interests into account. If gathering personal data is required, we will make that apparent at the time of gathering it so you can decide whether to join or not. Please get in touch with our customer service staff if you have any queries concerning the precise personal information about you that we process or maintain, as well as your rights in relation to that information.
Privacy of children
SoapAsk.com is not aimed at or specifically created for those under the age of 16. SoapAsk.com does not intentionally allow anyone under the age of 16 to sign up for the services or to submit any other personally identifying data. SoapAsk.com will take the necessary actions to erase any personally identifiable information of persons under the age of 16 that has been acquired on the site without verification of parental consent and will also notify the parent if SoapAsk.com becomes aware of this.
However, we believe that parents should keep an eye on how their kids are using our services. However, it is against our policy to solicit or offer to send promotional materials to anybody under the age of 16 or to collect or process any personal information about them. Children’s personal information is not sought after, intended to be sought after, or collected by SoapAsk.com. Please contact our customer support staff if you have cause to suspect that a minor has submitted SoapAsk.com with personal information without your consent in order to have that information deleted from SoapAsk.com.
XI. Data transport, storing, and processing on a global scale
We operate internationally and may transmit your personal information to specific affiliates of SoapAsk.com or other parties in different countries for the purposes outlined in this privacy statement. We shall make reasonable efforts to protect the privacy of your personal information wherever it is moved, kept, or processed by us. Additionally, we follow other legal requirements under European Union law for maintaining proper safeguards when using or disclosing personal information transferred outside the European Union, including standard contractual provisions recognized by the European Commission.
XII. Security and legal observance
We constantly implement and update administrative, technical, and physical security measures to help safeguard your information from loss, destruction, alteration, and unauthorized access. Firewalls, data encryption, and information access controls are a few measures we use to protect your information. Please get in touch with us by getting in touch with our customer support staff if you know or have cause to think that your Entity Name>account credentials have been lost, stolen, altered, or otherwise compromised or if there has been any real or suspected illegal use of your account.
XIII. Policy Modification
XIV. Recognizing data
Email us at email@example.com if you need any information or clarification about how your personal information is used, our privacy statement, or if you have complaints about how your personal information is used.
II. Data Controller
Please get in touch with us if you have any questions or concerns about the collection, handling, or transfer of personal data/information or this policy.
Mediavine Programmatic Advertising (Ver 1.1)
The Website works with Mediavine to manage third-party interest-based advertising appearing on the Website. Mediavine serves content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use first and third-party cookies. A cookie is a small text file which is sent to your computer or mobile device (referred to in this policy as a “device”) by the web server so that a website can remember some information about your browsing activity on the Website.
First party cookies are created by the website that you are visiting. A third-party cookie is frequently used in behavioral advertising and analytics and is created by a domain other than the website you are visiting. Third-party cookies, tags, pixels, beacons and other similar technologies (collectively, “Tags”) may be placed on the Website to monitor interaction with advertising content and to target and optimize advertising. Each internet browser has functionality so that you can block both first and third-party cookies and clear your browser’s cache. The “help” feature of the menu bar on most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to receive notification of new cookies, how to disable existing cookies and how to clear your browser’s cache. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, you can consult the information at All About Cookies.
Without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of the Website content and features. Please note that rejecting cookies does not mean that you will no longer see ads when you visit our Site. In the event you opt-out, you will still see non-personalized advertisements on the Website.
The Website collects the following data using a cookie when serving personalized ads:
- IP Address
- Operating System type
- Operating System version
- Device Type
- Language of the website
- Web browser type
- Email (in hashed form)
Mediavine Partners (companies listed below with whom Mediavine shares data) may also use this data to link to other end user information the partner has independently collected to deliver targeted advertisements. Mediavine Partners may also separately collect data about end users from other sources, such as advertising IDs or pixels, and link that data to data collected from Mediavine publishers in order to provide interest-based advertising across your online experience, including devices, browsers and apps. This data includes usage data, cookie information, device information, information about interactions between users and advertisements and websites, geolocation data, traffic data, and information about a visitor’s referral source to a particular website. Mediavine Partners may also create unique IDs to create audience segments, which are used to provide targeted advertising.
If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices to opt-in or opt-out of this data collection, please visit National Advertising Initiative opt out page. You may also visit Digital Advertising Alliance website and Network Advertising Initiative website to learn more information about interest-based advertising. You may download the AppChoices app at Digital Advertising Alliance’s AppChoices app to opt out in connection with mobile apps, or use the platform controls on your mobile device to opt out.
For specific information about Mediavine Partners, the data each collects and their data collection and privacy policies, please visit Mediavine Partners.