January 01, 2019
1. Information Collected by TalkRally.
When you use the Services, we collect a variety of information from and about you, your devices, and your interaction with the Services. Some of this information identifies you directly or can be used to identify you when combined with other data.
Information you provide.
When using the Services, you may be asked to provide personal information about yourself, such as your name, contact information, payment information, financial information. This may occur, for example, when you register on the Services, or complete other forms or transactions. We may combine this information with other information we collect from your interaction with the Services or from other companies.
Some information you provide through the Services is collected and processed by third parties on our behalf. For example, when you order products or services through the Services, we may need to collect your credit or debit card information. This information is collected and processed by third-party payment processors.
Cookies, web beacons, and other tracking technologies.
The pages on the Services may also include web beacons or pixels, which are electronic files to count users who have visited that page, to track activity over time and across different websites, to determine users’ interactions with emails we send, to identify certain cookies on the computer or other electronic device accessing that page, or to collect other related information, and this information may be associated with your unique browser, device identifier, or Internet Protocol address. We may, for example, implement a pixel on the pages of the Services where you view a certain advertisement so that we can track whether you visit a website associated with that advertisement at a later time.
Third-party cookies, web beacons, and other tracking technologies.
Mobile device and mobile browser information.
You may adjust settings on your mobile device and mobile browser regarding cookies and sharing of certain information, such as your mobile device model or the language your mobile device uses, by adjusting the privacy and security settings on your mobile device. Please refer to the instructions provided by your mobile service provider or mobile device manufacturer.
If you enable location services on your mobile device, TalkRally may collect the location of your device, which we use to provide you with location-based information and advertising. If you wish to deactivate this feature, you can disable location services on your mobile device.
We collect information about your use of our Services, including the type of browser you use, access times, pages viewed, your IP address and the page you visited before navigating to our Services. We also collect information about the computer or mobile device you use to access our Services, such as the hardware model, operating system and version, unique device identifiers, mobile network information, and browsing behavior.
You may provide information publicly through the Services, such as when you leave a comment, or when you contribute to discussion forums.
Collection of information by third-party services. Some Services require the collection of your information directly by third parties. For example, if you use the Services payments.
TalkRally will not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from any person under the age of 13.
2. How TalkRally Uses Your Information
TalkRally generally uses the information collected about you to provide and improve the Services, including to:
provide and deliver the Services, process transactions and send related information such as confirmations and invoices;
send you technical notices, updates, security alerts, and support and administrative messages;
respond to your comments, questions, and requests and provide customer service;
communicate with you about products, services, offers, promotions, rewards and events offered by TalkRally and others, and provide news and information we think will be of interest to you;
monitor and analyze trends, usage, and activities in connection with our Services;
revise, modify, and update existing Services and develop new Services;
detect, investigate and prevent fraudulent transactions and other illegal activities and protect the rights and property of TalkRally and others;
personalize the Services and present you with advertising, content or features that we believe will be of interest or useful to you;
facilitate contests, and promotions and process and deliver entries and rewards;
link or combine with information we get from others to help understand your needs and provide you with better service; and
carry out any other purpose described to you at the time the information was collected.
You may receive email from TalkRally for a variety of reasons – for example, if you took an action through the Services, you signed up for or registered with the Services, or you posted your content on the Services. If you have an account with TalkRally, you can select your preferences through your account settings. Also, you can manage your receipt of some types of communication by following the instructions included in the email we send you. Please note that, even if you unsubscribe from certain email correspondences, we may still need to email you with important transactional or administrative information.
3. When TalkRally Shares and Discloses Your Information
Your privacy is important and we are committed to protecting your information that identifies you personally. We will only share personal information that you provide outside the public areas of the Services in the following circumstances:
With your consent.
When you consent or direct TalkRally to share personal information. This happens when you submit your information through many of our Services. For example, if you choose to contact another registered user on the Services, message content will appear to the recipient of the message.
Service providers to TalkRally.
Partners with whom we conduct business.
Legal obligation or protection from harm.
If and when TalkRally is involved in a merger, acquisition, or any form of transfer or sale of some or all of its business, whether as a going concern or as part of bankruptcy, liquidation, or similar proceeding, we may share your personal information in connection with that transaction.
TalkRally may also share aggregated or de-identified information that cannot reasonably be used to identify you.
4. Interest-Based Advertising
We participate in interest-based advertising.
5. Opting Out of Collection of Information by Third Parties
6. Third-Party Links and Websites
7. Security and Retention of Information
8. Transfer of Information to the United States
TalkRally is based in the United States and you acknowledge that the information we collect is governed by U.S. law. By accessing or using the Services or otherwise providing information to us, you consent to the processing, transfer, and storage of information in and to the United States, where you may not have the same rights and protections as you do under local law.
9. Government and Private Party Information Requests
TalkRally occasionally receives various forms of legal process from government agencies and private parties requesting information about TalkRally users. Before we produce information, we will attempt to notify affected users and give them an opportunity to object unless notification is prohibited by law or if we believe that notification would create a risk of harm or be otherwise counterproductive.
10. Contacting TalkRally