Last Updated: January 4th, 2020
COLLECTION OF YOUR INFORMATION
We may collect information about you in a variety of ways. The information we may collect on the Site includes:
Personally identifiable information, such as your name, email address, and telephone number, and demographic information, such as your age, gender, hometown, and interests, that you voluntarily give to us or when you choose to participate in various activities related to the Site. You are under no obligation to provide us with personal information of any kind.
Information our servers automatically collect when you access the Site, such as your IP address, your browser type, your operating system, your location, information about your device, your access times, and the pages you have viewed directly before and after accessing the Site.
USE OF YOUR INFORMATION
Having accurate information about you permits us to provide you with an efficient and customized experience. Specifically, we may use information collected about you via the Site to:
- Send you messages by email or text message (SMS).
- Increase the efficiency and operation of the Site.
- Resolve disputes and troubleshoot problems.
- Monitor and analyze usage and trends to improve your experience with the Site.
- Compile anonymous statistical data and analysis for use internally or with third parties.
- Generate personal profiles about you to make future visits to the Site more personalized.
- Deliver targeted advertising, coupons, newsletters, and other information.
- Assist law enforcement and respond to subpoena.
- Perform other business activities as needed.
- Create and manage your account.
DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION
We may share information we have collected about you in certain situations. Your information may be disclosed as follows:
By Law or to Protect Rights
If we believe the release of information about you is necessary to respond to legal process, to investigate or remedy potential violations of our policies, or to protect the rights, property, and safety of others, we may share your information as permitted or required by any applicable law, rule, or regulation. This includes exchanging information with other entities for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.
Third-Party Service Providers
We may share your information with third parties that perform services for us or on our behalf, including payment processing, data analysis, email delivery, sms delivery, hosting services, customer service, advertising, and marketing assistance.
When you post comments, contributions or other content to the Site, your posts may be viewed by all users and may be publicly distributed outside the Site in perpetuity.
This Site is affiliated with Mediavine, Inc. (“Mediavine”) for the purposes of placing advertising on the Site. Mediavine uses standard and widely-available tools for the placement and serving of ads, including those provided by Google, Inc. and its affiliates. We publish interest-based advertisements on the Site; that is, ads that are tailored to reflect your interests. To help understand your interests, advertising partners will track your behavior on our website and on other websites across the Internet using cookies.
A cookie is a file containing an identifier that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
For European Economic Area Residents
If you reside in a country in the European Economic Area (EEA), then under the GDPR and applicable data protection laws you have the rights, among other things, to access your personal data, have us erase it, and/or restrict its further processing. If you wish to access or delete your personal data (if any) maintained by us or Mediavine related to advertising on the Site, you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and contact Mediavine at email@example.com.
For California Residents
California law gives residents the right to opt out of the “sale” of their personal information to third parties, including for advertising purposes. Under California law, the sharing of your information with a service provider for advertising purposes could be considered a “sale.” To opt out of the sharing of your information for advertising information, click on the “Do not sell my personal information” button on this page, then scroll down the modal and click on Do Not Sell My Personal Information. You also have the right to request from us the categories of personal information that we have shared and the categories of third parties to whom the information was provided. To make such a request, please contact Mediavine at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
We also participate in several other affiliate advertising programs. These are some of the retailers we are currently working with: Petco, PetFlow, OnlyNaturalPet, EntirelyPets, Amazon, and Chewy. Any links to these stores or websites may be an affiliate link.
When users click on an affiliate link, we may receive fees or commissions if a purchase is made by the user. In some situations, we may receive fees for referring traffic without any subsequent purchase.
We may share your information with our business partners to offer you certain products, services or promotions.
Other Third Parties
We may share your information with advertisers and investors for the purpose of conducting general business analysis. We may also share your information with such third parties for marketing purposes, as permitted by law.
Sale or Bankruptcy
We are not responsible for the actions of third parties with whom you share personal or sensitive data, and we have no authority to manage or control third-party solicitations. If you no longer wish to receive correspondence, emails or other communications from third parties, you are responsible for contacting the third party directly.
Cookies and Web Beacons
You should be aware that getting a new computer, installing a new browser, upgrading an existing browser, or erasing or otherwise altering your browser’s cookies files may also clear certain opt-out cookies, plug-ins, or settings.
SECURITY OF YOUR INFORMATION
We use administrative, technical, and physical security measures to help protect your personal information. While we have taken reasonable steps to secure the personal information you provide to us, please be aware that despite our efforts, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable, and no method of data transmission can be guaranteed against any interception or other type of misuse. Any information disclosed online is vulnerable to interception and misuse by unauthorized parties. Therefore, we cannot guarantee complete security if you provide personal information.
POLICY FOR CHILDREN
We do not knowingly solicit information from or market to children under the age of 13. If you become aware of any data we have collected from children under age 13, please contact us using the contact information provided below.
OPTIONS REGARDING YOUR INFORMATION
Personal Information Provided Directly To Us
You may at any time review or change the information that you’ve provided to us by contacting us directly using the contact information provided below.
Emails, SMS, and other Communications
If you no longer wish to receive correspondence, emails, or other communications from us, you may opt-out by:
- By clicking the opt-out unsubscribe link contained in emails that are sent by us.
- By responding STOP to text messages that are sent by us.
- Contacting us using the contact information provided below.
If you no longer wish to receive correspondence, emails, or other communications from third parties, you are responsible for contacting the third party directly.
Affiliate Breakpoint Inc.
340 S. Lemon Ave #5008
Walnut, CA 91789