Christmas.com, managed by Left of the Dot Media Inc. (collectively "christmas.com"), is committed to protecting the privacy of each of its users. We want you to feel free to express yourself within your web pages (within legal limitations) and we are committed to allowing you to feel secure in your own private environment, putting you in control of what you share.
What personal information does christmas.com collect?
Christmas.com collects your e-mail address when you first register on the site and we ask you to choose a name when you first login. We also ask for additional, optional information when you complete your user profile, including but not limited or restricted to your name, location and demographic information.
If you sign up or sign in via a social media account, for example Facebook, we may receive access to additional personal information.
Christmas.com uses a standard Internet technology called "cookies" to store and track visitor information/sessions. A cookie is a small text file that a server can automatically store on your computer and retrieve later. We instruct your browser to place a "cookie" into a file on your hard drive when you visit our site. Each time you return to the site, the cookie is re-sent to us so that we may track which of our services you use and what content you view (including advertisements). In addition, we collect the Internet Protocol address of each visitor to our site, which is a number that can be used to identify your internet service provider, among other things.
How does christmas.com use the information it collects?
Christmas.com is committed to respecting your privacy. We may disclose information we have collected from you and/or content you have made available on our site in the following circumstances, and also may disclose such information and/or content to others when christmas.com believes in good faith that the law requires it, or to protect the rights or property of christmas.com or its visitors.
If you have a personal sub-domain on Christmas.com, then upon request christmas.com may disclose your contact information to government agencies, any trademark or copyright owner requiring to contact you in regards to transactions or content on your site.
Information submitted by you at the time of registration or via your personal profile (including but not limited to your name and e-mail address) may be used for marketing and promotional purposes by christmas.com.
This information may also be shared with other companies who offer a service to christmas.com or co-branded or rebranded versions of our site, who offer services in conjunction with christmas.com, or who are business partners of christmas.com. Christmas.com will not otherwise identify you personally to other companies, or to any advertisers. Christmas.com provides demographic information in aggregate form to advertisers on our site, without identifying any user personally.
Christmas.com may disclose your website URL for tracking purposes to other sites that either have referred you to christmas.com or for internal christmas.com promotions.
We may use information provided by you when you participate in contests or surveys on our site to send information about christmas.com to you, or to give information to advertisers in aggregate form.
You agree to allow us to contact you via mail, email and telephone for the purpose of activation, service or billing, even if you are on the Federal Do Not Call List. You agree not to report our email communications to you as SPAM to anyone to any governing body, ISP or service provider since you are able to opt in or opt out of any mailings you request and agree to receive.
By using our site and disclosing information to us you expressly consent to the uses described in this Privacy Statement.
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