Last updated April 30, 2007
This policy addresses all aspects of our data collection and handling practices, including:
- Definition of personal identifying information
- Information collection methods
- Information usage and distribution
- Data security
- Methods by which you may access and amend your personal identifying information
- Methods by which you may ask questions or file complaints regarding our collection or usage of personal identifying information
- The consequences of an individual's refusal to provide information
- General terms and conditions
WHAT INFORMATION IS COLLECTED?
Fright Channel collects personal information from its online visitors on a voluntary basis and only in order to create or enhance our relationship with you. We may collect personal information from you in connection with your participation in activities like sweepstakes, contests, games, surveys, forums, subscription registrations, and in connection with chats or bulletin boards, or because you want us to furnish you with products, services or information. Personal information collected may include, but is not limited to, your name, e-mail address, phone number, fax number, home address, billing address, credit card information, and age.
HOW IS THE INFORMATION IS COLLECTED?
Fright Channel collects personal identifying information via conventional internet forms. New users to the Site may be asked to register. We may request specific details, which may include your name, phone number, fax number, and home address. This information will then be associated with your e-mail account, so that you may identify yourself during future visits to the Site.COOKIES:
Certain sections of the Site may use "cookies." Cookies are very small data files left on your computer by the Site. These files can then be accessed by the Site in the future. Most browsers are automatically set to accept cookies. Please contact your PC consultant if you need additional information on cookies.
We may use web site browser software tools such as cookies and web server logs to gather information about our Site users' browsing activities in order to constantly improve our Site and better serve our visitors. This information assists us in designing and arranging our Site in the most user-friendly manner, and in continually improving our Site to better meet the needs of our visitors and prospective visitors.
INFORMATION USAGE AND DISTRIBUTION:
Broadly speaking, we use personal information for purposes of administering our business activities and making available other products and services to our visitors and prospective visitors. Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify you about important changes to our Site, new services, and special offers we think you will find valuable. The lists used to send you product and service offers are developed and managed under our standards and those of our service provider, which are designed to safeguard the security and privacy of our visitors’ personal information.
Advertising on the Site
From time to time you may notice offers from outside companies advertised on our Site. We take measures to select product or service providers that are reputable. However, we cannot make any representations about the practices and policies of these companies.
Although we do not currently share any information you submit, by submitting your e-mail address and other information, you understand that we may enter into strategic marketing alliances, partnerships or agreements with third parties who may be given access to personal information you have provided to us, including, but not limited to, your name and e-mail address, for the purpose of providing you with information regarding products and services that we think will be of interest to you or for other business services. In connection with any such arrangements, we will generally retain ownership over all information provided by our users on the Site. In addition, we will NOT share information regarding your personal financial data or Social Security number, if the same has been collected. By using our Site, you agree to allow such sharing of your personal information with third parties, and you further waive any claims that could be made against us in relation thereto.Transfer of Business Assets
In the event that Fright Channel is sold or transferred, or in the event that substantially all of its assets are sold or transferred to a third party, this Site and any personally identifiable information collected by Fright Channel will be among the transferred assets. By using our Site, you hereby agree to such transfer or assignment of your personal information collected by Fright Channel, and you further waive any claims that could be made against us in relation thereto.DATA SECURITY:
We use reasonable administrative, technical, personnel and physical measures to safeguard your personal information in our possession against loss, theft and unauthorized use, disclosure or modification. In addition, we also use reasonable methods to make sure that your personal information is accurate, up-to-date and appropriately complete.
ACCESSING YOUR PERSONALLY IDENTIFYING INFORMATION:
IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS OR COMPLAINTS REGARDING OUR COLLECTION OR USAGE OF PERSONAL IDENTIFYING INFORMATION:
IF YOU REFUSE TO PROVIDE INFORMATION ONLINE:
Fright Channel does not require registration or submission of personal identifying information to obtain basic access to the Site; however, you may not be able to access all areas and functions of the Site.
We do not knowingly collect personal information such as names and e-mail addresses from children under 13 years old. We take steps to ensure that those who wish to register or submit personal information on our Site meet certain age requirements before they can do so. We recognize the importance of safeguarding the privacy of children and encourage parents to check and monitor their children's use of online activities regularly.
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE: