FA makes forums, message boards, and/or news groups available to its users. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.
HOW FA USE THE INFORMATION IT COLLECTS?
E-mail & Text Notification
We may use the information we collect to occasionally notify you about new services, recommended services, special offers we think you'll find valuable and important functionality changes to the web site. If you would rather not receive this information, or would like to opt-out of any other information request or distribution, simply submit such a request to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Members may also receive electronic newsletters from FA and or its partners or paid advertisers. If you would rather not receive any of these newsletters, you may click on the link at the end of the newsletter, or notify us at email@example.com. FA will never sell the email addresses or phone numbers of its users to third parties.
Disclosure to Third Parties
Subject to your express opt-in approval, we may share your personally identifiable information with third parties, including telemarketers and e-commerce partners, who assist FA. by providing services to users of FA. We also may share your personally identifiable information at any time if compelled to do so in order to comply with any applicable law or valid legal process.
Should you change your mind about the information you've provided to us or should your information change, we have provided a way for you to correct, update or remove the personal information you gave us. You can do this simply by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org
COLLECTION OF INFO BY FA.
General. When FA collects INFO from you it is because you are voluntarily submitting the INFO to us in order to register for the FA Web site. FA may also collect INFO from you if you choose to participate in FA's activities like sweepstakes, contests, games, and surveys, or because you want us to furnish you with products, services, newsletters, or information or in connection with content or suggestions you submit to FA for review. Required registration INFO includes first name, last name, email address, screen name, country, zip and date of birth. Phone number and mailing address are optional. We may also obtain INFO from reputable third parties.
In addition, FA collects other non-INFO including IP address, aggregate user data, and browser type. This data is used to manage and improve the Services, track usage, and for security and monitoring purposes.
Cookies. Cookies are small bits of information that FA places on your computer. FA uses the cookies to identify your Internet browser, store users' preferences, and to determine whether you have installed the enabling software needed to access certain material on the Services.
FA WILL PROVIDE YOU WITH NOTICE ABOUT ITS INFO COLLECTION PRACTICES
Some of the advertisements that appear on the Site are delivered to you by third party Internet advertising companies. These companies utilize certain technologies to deliver advertisements and marketing messages and to collect anonymous information about your visit to or use of our Services, including information about the ads they display, via a cookie placed on your computer that reads your IP address. To opt out of information collection by these companies, or to obtain information about the technologies they use or their own privacy policies, please visit:
FA WILL PROVIDE YOU WITH CHOICES ABOUT THE USE OF YOUR INFO
FA'S USE OF INFO
If you have consented to receive promotional materials from FA, FA may periodically use your email address to send you notifications related to the Services. If you want to stop receiving promotional materials from FA, you can change your settings by visiting www.FantasyAlarm.com (must be logged in). You can also click the unsubscribe link at the bottom of each promotional email or email info@FantasyAlarm.com
FA may share your INFO with companies that are affiliated with us, that is, are part of the News America Group of companies or with FA's co-branded partners. We will not share your credit card information with third parties except those FA uses to perform tasks (such as order fulfillment and payment processing) required to complete purchases you make through the Site. FA employees, agents and contractors must have a legitimate business reason to obtain access to your INFO. FA may share your INFO with outside contractors, agents, or sponsors who help us manage our information activities (i.e., message boards, sweepstakes administration, order fulfillment, statistical analyses, data processing), or with outside contractors, agents, or sponsors who help us with administration, judging and prize fulfillment aspects of contest, promotions, and sweepstakes. These outside contractors may only use your INFO to provide FA with a specific service and not for any other purpose without your consent. FA may also provide your INFO to a third party in those instances where you have chosen to receive certain information and have been notified that the fulfillment of such a request requires the sharing of your INFO.
As described in the "Notice" section above, FA may customize the advertising and marketing messages you receive on the Site, or may work with outside companies to do so. Your non-INFO may be shared with these companies so this customization can be accomplished. FA prohibits these companies from sharing your information with any third party or from using it for any other purpose other than targeting advertising on the Site.
FA may aggregate INFO and use it anonymously. Anonymous click stream, number of page views calculated by web beacons, and aggregated demographic information may also be shared with FA's advertisers and business partners.
There may be instances when FA may access or disclose INFO or non-INFO without providing you with a choice in order to: (i) protect or defend the legal rights of FA, other companies within the News America Group or their employees, agents and contractors (including enforcement of our agreements); (ii) to protect the safety and security of users of the Services or members of the public, including acting in urgent circumstances; (iii) to protect against fraud or for risk management purposes; or (iv) to comply with the law or legal process. In addition, if FA sells all or part of its business or makes a sale or transfer of assets or is otherwise involved in a merger or business transfer, FA may transfer your INFO to a third party as part of that transaction.
FA PROTECTS THE SECURITY OF INFO
FA uses commercially reasonable administrative, technical, personnel and physical measures to safeguard INFO in its possession against loss, theft and unauthorized use, disclosure or modification. In addition, FA uses reasonable methods to make sure that INFO is accurate, up-to-date and appropriately complete.
ACCESS, REMEDIES AND COMPLIANCE: HOW TO ACCESS, CORRECT OR CHANGE YOUR PREFERENCES REGARDING YOUR INFO AND HOW TO CONTACT FA ABOUT PRIVACY CONCERNS
Whenever possible, FA Members (people who have registered with FA) may review the INFO that they have provided to us. We will take reasonable steps to correct any INFO a Member informs us is incorrect. If you are a Member, you can view your INFO and Member preferences and profile by accessing www.FantasyAlarm.com (must be logged in).