WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT ABOUT YOU?
You can visit our websites, read articles and other materials, and check on offerings without giving us any personally identifiable information. So that we can provide our users and subscribers with the most efficient and enhanced, personalized service, we request information about you in certain circumstances, and collect certain information automatically. We collect personally identifiable information, such as names, mailing addresses, and/or e-mail addresses, only when you provide this information (i.e free giveaway).
INFORMATION COLLECTED AUTOMATICALLY
HOW DO WE SHARE PERSONAL INFORMATION?
Anonymous information is available to our advertisers, sponsors and promotional and business partners. We share your personal information with third parties only as described below. The Mars Reel Media Group, LLC may access both anonymous, aggregate demographic data and any personal information you provide for internal marketing or other business purposes. Hosting firms, consultants, advertising agencies, and fulfillment firms, may have access to personally identifiable information in the course of making our content available. All companies working with The Mars Reel Media Group,LLC must comply with our information collection, use and disclosure policies, and are not permitted to sell your information to third parties or to use it except as authorized by us and you, or as permitted or required by law.
Some of our sites offer opportunities to make purchases online from special participating vendors. On sites with online purchase opportunities for products and merchandise, we will also give participating manufacturers, retailers, wholesalers or distributors the order information and authorization for the merchant bank. Any time you order from a participating vendor, that vendor will automatically have all the information related to the order. Participating vendors may use that information to advise you directly of other products and offerings that they provide. The Mars Reel Media Group, LLC is not responsible for their privacy policies, and therefore urge you to inquire about their information practices. In addition, all vendors will receive the same anonymous, aggregate data as our advertisers.
Advertisers, Sponsors and Promotional and Business Partners. We share anonymous, aggregate demographic information (such as gender, age, income, hobbies, interests, etc.), and anonymous information obtained from cookies and similar technologies, with our advertisers, sponsors, promotional and business partners, and with participating vendors at sites offering online sales opportunities. No personally identifiable information is disclosed to any third-party.
We may extend e-mail offers to you on behalf of our business partners about their products or services, but only if you have indicated that you would like to receive such offers. Of course, you may opt out of receiving those offers at any time.
At our website, visitors will also have opportunities to sign up directly with certain advertisers and sponsors to enter contests or sweepstakes, receive e-mail updates, or to receive information directly from them. Third party vendors and advertisers will also use technical and other consultants. We urge visitors to carefully review the privacy policies of these firms. The Mars Reel Media Group, LLC is not responsible for the privacy policies and procedures of any third-party.
Sometimes we will give you the opportunity to opt in to receive e-mail offers directly from third parties not affiliated with The Mars Reel Media Group, LLC. If you decide to accept these offers, we will provide your contact information to the third-party.
Viewers that voluntarily disclose information, personal or otherwise, online in any community area(comments section, Chat features, Social networks, etc), that information can be collected and used by others. If you post personal information online (such as your e-mail address, photograph, etc.), you may receive unsolicited messages from others. The Mars Reel Media Group, LLC has no control over this use of your personal information.
Some ads displayed in our website are provided by outside companies. These ads may contain cookies and may also contain web beacons. We use reputable third parties to serve the advertisements that are placed within our sites and they may use information about your visits to our sites and other sites to assist in serving advertisements to you. They may also share anonymous information with their clients such as date/time of the banner ad shown, the specific ad shown, the IP address, etc. This information is not used to access your personally identifiable information but they are a technique used to compile aggregated statistics about our website usage to assist with advertising campaigns. DART is our third-party ad server. If you would like to know more about their information gathering practices and “opt-out” procedures, please see http://www.doubleclick.com/us/corporate/privacy
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our Web site. These companies may use aggregated information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements 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, please see: http://www.networkadvertising.
CHILDREN’S ONLINE PRIVACY PROTECTION ACT (COPPA)
Our content is intended for teenagers and adults ranging from 13-54. We are committed to protecting the safety and privacy of children who visit our website. We do not knowingly collect personal information online from children under 13. The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA) and its accompanying regulations establish United States federal law that protects the privacy of children using the Internet. Our sites include chat features and other features that may be unsuitable for children under the age of 13 since these features not necessarily monitored. Parents are encouraged to communicate with children to ensure safe browsing on the internet.
The Mars Reel Media Group, LLC may offer links to or from other blogs/websites that we control and/or third-party websites which we do not. We may offer links to third-party sites to back link to content or so that you can conveniently visit vendors/advertisers or locate other content likely to be of interest. We are not responsible for the content, practices or policies of sites operated by third parties and urge you to inquire about them before providing any personally identifiable information.
CALIFORNIA LAW SB 27
California Law SB 27, states that California residents have the right to receive information once a year about third parties with whom we have shared information related to or your family for marketing purposes during the previous calendar year, and a description of the categories of personal information shared. If you are a California resident and would like to make this request, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our website is operated in the United States, governed by the laws of the State of Maryland. Any information provided by users in subscribing or using this site will be transferred to the United States. By visiting this site and submitting information, you authorize this transfer, processing and use.
LAST UPDATED 10/30/2012