Please read this policy to understand how we will treat the personal information that you give to us.
Our privacy procedures include the following:
- We disclose our privacy policies and procedures in this document.
- We do not sell or rent your personally identifiable information to anyone without your permission.
- We allow all users to opt out at any time from receiving e-mail messages from Click IT and selected Click IT partners or from having information shared with selected Click IT sponsors or business partners.
If you shop on these sites, you hereby represent to Click IT that you are over the age of 18, and may enter into a binding contract in your jurisdiction of residence. It is your responsibility to maintain the confidentiality of your account, password and to restrict access to your Computer and email address. You also agree to accept all responsibility for activities that occur under your account, email address or password. Click IT does sell products for children, however we sell them only to individuals over the age of 18 who can legally purchase with a credit card. Click IT reserves the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, and cancel orders at its sole discretion. Your Click IT will not be liable for any orders placed, or site registration, that incorporates fraudulent, falsified or stolen information.
What personally identifiable information does Click IT collect?
Registration is currently required to use our site. So, to use our site you have to disclose personal information such as your name, home address, email address, birth date, gender, zip code and phone number. This information is required to participate in programs offered on our site such as sweepstakes, contests, or other promotional activities. After providing Click IT with your personal information, you will no longer be anonymous.
Other data collected
From time to time, Click IT may collect additional personal and non-personal information about you. This may include:
Information you provide when registering to receive goods or services from one or more of our partners.
Information you provide when entering into a contest, sweepstakes or promotion sponsored by Click IT and/or one of our partners.
Information you provide when filling out a user survey.
Information you provide if you contact us.
Data related to the areas of Click IT that you visit and how often you visit those areas. This may include co-branded sections of Click IT that are part of our overall program.
Publicly available information that we obtain from third parties.
Click IT may also collect information at other times.
How does Click IT use personal information?
We may use the personal information you supply us to enhance the Click IT service, personalize your experience and provide you with special offers we think you will find valuable. We may also use other information obtained from user site traffic patterns to better provide you with a personalized experience and special advertising offers and promotions. We view personalized advertising and promotions as beneficial to our users.
When using personal information in connection with sweepstakes, contests and other promotions the information will be used to notify you if you are a winner, prize delivery and to ensure that we Comply with the applicable laws.
Click IT may use the information described above to do, among other things, the following:
Personalize and enhance the Click IT site.
Send personalized information about Click IT and its site features, prizes and offers via email, unless you have opted out of receiving these types of Communications.
Send you advertising from selected Click IT partners, unless you have opted out of receiving these types of Communications.
Provide your personal information to selected 3rd parties unless you have opted not to permit such sharing.
Provide you with advertising and other promotional offers that we believe will be of interest to you.
Contact users for feedback regarding Click IT and Click IT\’s partners via email surveys.
We may also use the information we collect to develop aggregated summary reports for our advertisers or partners. Such an aggregated report might, for example, be “25,000 people clicked on this link and of those people, 50% participated in a contest and were above the age of 25.” We provide this information to assist our advertisers or partners in determining how to promote their products. We do not tell our advertisers or partners who it was that saw or clicked on their advertisements or icons unless you have told us this is acceptable.
Unless you have opted out of receiving special offers or emails from selected third parties, we may also provide a report to our advertiser or partner which tells them who responded to a particular offer. For example, we might send you an email which offers you a discount on a particular item or service. If you click on that e-mail or accept an offer or discount contained in it, we may provide the advertiser or partner with the information necessary to provide you with that discount.
Click IT may use publicly available consumer data to enhance the service we provide you and to present you with special advertising offers and promotions. In cases where Click IT obtains publicly available consumer data Click IT DOES NOT disclose your personally identifiable information to the party providing us with this data. Under confidentiality agreements which will not permit reuse or disclosure, Click IT may match your user information with third party data. We may sometimes do this in order to help determine whether a particular offer or promotion will be of interest to our users.
What choices are available to you regarding the collection, disclosure and distribution of personal information and how can you opt-out?
You can choose at any time to opt out of receiving emails from Click IT or from having your personally identifiable information shared with selected Companies. If you want to change your preferences with respect to email or the sharing of information, email us at [email protected] If you elect to “opt out” we will not share your personal information with third parties or send you emails. However, Click IT may continue to use your personal information for internal purposes, to conduct sweepstakes, contests and promotions, to enhance your user experience or as necessary to administer the site or Comply with applicable law. For more on this see Administering the Site, below.
What are cookies and how are they used by Click IT?
As a standard practice, Click IT may assign a random number or other identifier to each user for anonymously tracking content preferences and traffic patterns. This identifier is kept in a file on your Computer called a “cookie.” “Cookies” may also allow Click IT to keep track of how often users are using specific areas of our site or simply visiting our site.
Click IT does not require users to accept “cookies” in order to enjoy the site. You can set your browser to reject “cookies”, or to notify you when Click IT or another Company sends you a cookie. If you have questions about how to change your browser\’s “cookie” settings, please contact the software manufacturer.
What happens when you leave Click IT websites to go to other sites?
When you are on a Click IT website or portal, you may leave our site to visit other sites that are beyond our control. For example, if you “click” on a banner advertisement, or click on a partners or advertiser’s icon or link, the “click” may take you off the Click IT site. These other sites may independently collect data, solicit personal information, or send their own cookies to you. Click IT is not responsible for any use of the information including click-stream data that you may create when using such 3rd party sites.
Click IT may also offer its users access to “co-branded” services that are jointly provided by Click IT and selected Companies. These co-branded services will contain Click IT branding, but may not be hosted by Click IT. You may notice that you are on a co-branded site if the pages say, for example, “provided by”, or if you are asked to subscribe for any service or provide additional information. In such cases, if you use the co-branded service, Click IT may be entitled to receive information about what you do when using that service. If you elect to provide additional personal information using a co-branded service, the information you provide may be shared or jointly retained by the provider of that service in accordance with that provider\’s privacy policies and terms of service. Again, we encourage you to read the privacy polices of these other Companies/sites and to contact these Companies/sites directly if you have any questions about their use of this information.
Who has access to your personally identifiable information?
If you share your Computer or use a Computer that is accessed by the general public (a University, library, etc…), remember to sign off and close your browser window when you have finished your session. This will help to ensure that others cannot access your personal information.
Click IT takes steps to ensure that your information is treated securely. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us or from our online products or services we may offer from time to time; and you use these services at your own risk.
How and when is information disclosed to 3rd parties?
In general, Click IT does not disclose your personally identifiable information to any third party without first receiving your permission or in special situations described below, such as to Comply with the law or administer the site. Unless you have opted out, Click IT may make your personally identifiable information available to selected Companies. You can elect to opt-out at any time by contacting us at [email protected] You can also elect not to use certain services or participate in certain promotions if you do not want your information shared with the third parties who are sponsoring or administering such promotions.
Sweepstakes, Promotions and Sponsorships: Click IT may disclose your personal information to business partners or sponsors of promotions or sweepstakes available through Click IT. Special sponsor promotions may involve a request for information. By submitting this information, you give Click IT permission to transfer this information to the sponsor so they can fulfill your request or administer the promotion. You should review any applicable sweepstakes and promotions rules or user agreements to see what is being shared. If personally identifying data about you will be shared, we will disclose this to you before we collect the information, or in the programs rules or transfer the data.
Administering the Site and Compliance with Law: Click IT may disclose your personally identifiable information if we believe in good faith that we are required to do so in order to Comply with applicable law, a subpoena, or other legal process. Click IT may also use such information when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be violating our Terms of Service or to protect the safety of our users and the public. In addition, Click IT may disclose such information for administrative and other purposes that we believe are necessary to develop, maintain and improve our products and services.
In addition, we may share your personal information under confidentiality agreements with certain third parties which assist us in developing, operating and maintaining Click IT. Such disclosure will be pursuant to confidentiality agreements.
What is Click IT’s policy regarding children’s privacy?
Click IT is Committed to the safety of our children. Children under 18 may not register or participate in our sweepstakes, contests or promotions. If children under 18 nonetheless elect to use the Click IT service, they should always ask a parent for permission before sending any information to the site, or sending personal information to anyone online.
Click IT will not request or knowingly collect from a child any information online that can be traced to the child, such as an email address, name or information about the child\’s family.
Click IT will not knowingly use personal information from children under age 13 for any marketing or promotional purposes.
Click IT will not knowingly send any direct email offers to users who indicate they are under the age of 13.
Who can you contact with questions regarding this policy?
Questions regarding this statement should be directed to: [email protected]