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Privacy Notice

PLANIT PRIVACY NOTICE

This Privacy Notice applies to information (including personal information) collected about you by Planit (Planit Advertising, Inc.)

INFORMATION WE COLLECT        Click here for more information 

We collect information about you from a variety of sources, including:

  • Information we collect from you directly.
  • Information we collect about you when you visit our sites, use our services, or view our online communications.
  • Information we collect about you from other sources, such as commercially available sources.

All the information we collect about you may be combined to help us tailor our communications to you and to develop our sites and services.

USE AND SHARING OF INFORMATION          Click here for more information

We use the information we collect to provide the services you request, to tell you about other programs and services offered by Planit, and to manage our sites and services.

In general, we do not share your personal information with Third-Party marketers, unless we have asked for and obtained your explicit consent.

We may share your information:

  • With our Third-Party service suppliers, including those who work on behalf of Planit and our business partners to send you joint communications that we hope you find of interest.
  • If Planit asset(s) are sold to another company.
  • To protect and defend the right and property of Planit (including enforcing our Terms and Conditions).

When required by law, and / or public authorities.

YOUR PRIVACY CHOICES                  Click here for more information  

We give you choices about how we communicate with you. You can stop receiving promotional email or postal communications from Planit, its sites or program by emailing us at privacy@planitagency.com.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS           Click here for more information  

The Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions together form the entire agreement between Planit and you for use of the sites. By using the sites, you accept this agreement.

PLANIT Privacy Policy (DETAILED)

Effective: May 5, 2013

This Privacy Policy applies to information (including personal information) collected about you by Planit (Planit Advertising, Inc., 1414 Key Highway, Baltimore, MD 21230; Tel: 410.962.8500; Fax: 410.962.8508; privacy@planitagency.com). By using the Site, you consent to our Privacy Policy and accept the Site’s Terms and Conditions.


INFORMATION WE COLLECT

Information we collect from you directly:

We collect information directly from you when you choose to participate in our offers and programs or otherwise provide information directly to us. The following are examples of information we may collect directly from you:

  • Name, email address and postal address.
  • User name and password.
  • Phone number or mobile number.
  • Age.
  • Date of Birth.
  • User content, communications with the sites.
  • Gender.
  • Demographic information.
  • Future communication preferences
  • Contact information for friends you may wish us to contact. When you provide us information for these refer a friend messages, we use the information only to send the message you request.

Information we collect about you when you visit our sites, use our services, or view our online communications:

Our sites and business parties use cookies and other technologies to collect Non-Personally Identifiable information about you when you visit our sites, use our services, or view our online advertisements. The following are examples of information we may collect with these technologies:

  • Your browser type and operating system.
  • Web page you visited before coming to our sites.
  • IP address, UID, device ID
  • Dates and number times you visit pages on the sites
  • Planit emails you open
  • Offers or links you connect to from Planit emails
  • Web pages you view
  • Links you click

Information we collect about you from other sources, such as commercially available sources:

We may obtain information about you from other sources, including commercially available sources, such as data aggregators and public databases. The following are examples of information we may collect from other sources.

  • Name, postal address.
  • Age.
  • Income level.
  • Marital status and number of children.
  • Your interests such as hobbies and pets.
  • Consumer and market research data.
  • Purchasing behavior.
  • Publicly observed data or activities, such as blogs, videos, internet postings, user generated content, and in-store shopping behavior.

All of the information we collect about you may be combined to help us tailor our communications to you and to improve and enhance our programs and services.

Children’s Online Privacy:

We believe it is important to protect the privacy of children online. The Site does not intend to collect information from children under the age of 13. Planit’s sites meet the requirements of the U.S. Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act. Please do not provide us with any information if you are under the age of 13 and do not use our sites. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under 13, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we collected information from a child under 13, contact us at privacy@planitagency.com.


HOW WE USE AND SHARE INFORMATION  

We take your privacy and trust of us seriously.  So we do not sell your personal information to marketers outside of Planit. We share your personal information only as described below and within Planit.

In general, we do not share personal information with marketers outside of Planit unless we have clearly asked for and obtained your explicit consent.

Third-party service providers. We rely on third-party service providers to perform a variety of services on our behalf. In so doing, we may need to share your personal information with them. Please note that we provide our service providers with only the personal information they need to perform their services and we require that they protect this information and not use it for any other purpose.

For example, we may rely on a service provider to:

  • Fulfill your information and service requests and answer your questions.
  • Host our sites and deliver our email and mobile messages.
  • Mail invitations and offers, contact contest winners, manage payments or take other actions on our behalf.
  • Analyze data, sometimes combined with other sources, to send more targeted communications to you.
  • Conduct research and analyze data to improve our programs, services and sites.

In addition, where permitted by law, we may also rely on a service provider to:

  • Combine personal information about you that Planit has collected with personal information about you that our business partner has collected so we can jointly send tailored promotional communications to you. In such instances, our business partner will not have direct access to any information we share about you with the service provider, and only the service provider will be allowed to use the combined set of information to send you joint communications that we hope will be of interest to you. If you prefer not to receive these joint communications, you can always opt out by following the instructions provided in any such communication or by emailing us at privacy@planitagency.com.
  • Perform other services that we request.

We provide these companies with the personal information they need to provide these services on our behalf. We require these companies to protect this personal information and to not use the information for any other purpose.

Other situations. We may disclose your personal information:

  • If Planit assets are sold to another company.
  • Where permitted by law, to protect and defend the rights and property of Planit (including enforcing our Terms and Conditions).
  • And when required by law, and/or public authorities.

Aggregated and non-personal information. We may share aggregated information that cannot identify you for general business analysis. For example, we may disclose the number of visitors to Planit sites or services.

User Generated Content. Some Planit sites enable users to submit their own content for contests, blogs, videos, and other functions. Please remember that any information you disclose becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal, financial or other information in a submission. Planit cannot prevent such information from being used in a manner that may violate this Privacy Policy, the law, or your personal privacy and safety and is not responsible for the results of such postings.  


YOUR CHOICES AND ACCESS TO YOUR INFORMATION

We give you choices about how we communicate with you.

Digital / Electronic Communications (examples: email, mobile, social media)

We only send you promotional mobile or email messages if you explicitly ask to receive these. (You opt in).

You can stop receiving promotional mobile and email messages from Planit by following the instructions provided in any such message you receive from Planit.

To manage social media notifications or to correct or delete your Personal Information or  privacy settings, access the profile section of your user account and follow the directions there.

Postal mail

Where permitted by law, we may mail you unsolicited offers or information that we believe is of interest to you.

You can stop receiving promotional postal mail from Planit. Promotional postal mail may contain opt out instructions, and you can stop receiving promotional postal mail from Planit by following those instructions. You can also stop receiving promotional email or postal communication from Planit by emailing us at privacy@planitagency.com.

Please note: if you choose to stop receiving promotional messages from us, we will honor your request. However, we will continue to send you service related communications and we may need to keep the information we have collected about you for record keeping, analysis or other reasons, to the extent permitted by law.

Cookies, Web Beacons and other Technologies. A cookie is a small computer program loaded to your computer by sites that you visit. We use cookies to monitor how Planit sites are used and to help personalize your online experience. For example, when you register on our sites, we may store a unique code in a cookie on your computer. The next time you come back to the site from that computer, our servers use the cookie to recognize you. We can then use the information you provided when you registered combined with your activities on our sites to provide you advertising and offers of interest.

You can accept or decline cookies. Most browsers automatically accept cookies. To learn more about cookies, including how to refuse cookies on your computer, click these links:

Web Beacons. Web beacons are small bits of code embedded in web pages or in emails. We may use web beacons to deliver or communicate with cookies, to count users who have visited a web page, and to understand usage patterns. We also may include web beacons in e-mails to learn if messages have been opened, acted on, or forwarded. You can disable the ability of Web beacons to capture information in this manner by declining cookies as described above.

Other Technologies. Examples of other technologies we may use to provide better service to you follow:

Web Session Variables. Information that is passed from one web URL to another as you browse.

Browser plug-ins/add-ons. Additional web components that may need to be installed to enable certain web features on our sites. You have the option not to install these components.

Third-Party Advertising. We may allow third parties, including business partners and ad networks, to display advertising on our sites. Some of these companies may place a cookie on your computer to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement. This enables them to understand where you, or others who are using your computer, saw their advertisement and deliver ads that they believe are of interest to you. We do not control these companies’ use of cookies. Some of these companies are members of the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI), which offers a single location to opt out of their cookies. Please visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s website at: http://www.networkadvertising.org/optout_nonppii.asp. To manage Google setting visit its website at: http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html.

How we use Cookies, Web Beacons and other Technologies. We use these technologies to provide you a richer and more personalized consumer experience. We do not store any of your personal information in cookies, web beacons or other technologies on your computer. For more detail see “How We Use and Share  Information[#B]

If you have any questions about accessing or updating your Personal Information in our files, contact us at privacy@planitagency.com.

Information Security

We are committed to keeping personal information secure. We have appropriate technical, administrative and physical procedures in place to protect personal information from loss, misuse or alteration. We limit access to personal information to those who have a business need. We keep personal information only for a reasonably needed amount of time.

When we provide your personal information to our Third-Party service providers we require those companies to protect the information and to not use the information for any other purpose.

When we collect or transmit sensitive information such as a credit card number, we use industry standard methods to protect that information.

Nevertheless, no security system is impenetrable. We cannot guarantee the security of our sites, nor can we guarantee that the information you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to us via our sites and services.


 TERMS AND CONDITIONS

This Privacy Policy and our Terms and Conditions together form your and our mutual agreement for your use of the SIte . We may update this Privacy Policy in the future upon its Effective Date above. Mobile users will be notified the next time you access this Site [REQUIRED FOR MOBILE]. Review the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy from time to time to fully understand your rights and responsibilities when using the Site.