Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy:

Bored Not Bored ("Bored Not Bored") operates BoredNotBored.com and may operate other websites. It is Bored Not Bored's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Bored Not Bored collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Bored Not Bored's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Bored Not Bored's visitors use its website. From time to time, Bored Not Bored may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Bored Not Bored also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on BoredNotBored.com blogs/sites. Bored Not Bored only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Bored Not Bored's websites choose to interact with Bored Not Bored in ways that require Bored Not Bored to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Bored Not Bored gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at BoredNotBored.com to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Bored Not Bored are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Bored Not Bored collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Bored Not Bored. Bored Not Bored does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

Bored Not Bored may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Bored Not Bored may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Bored Not Bored does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Bored Not Bored discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Bored Not Bored's behalf or to provide services available at Bored Not Bored's websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Bored Not Bored's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Bored Not Bored will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Bored Not Bored discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Bored Not Bored believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Bored Not Bored, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Bored Not Bored website and have supplied your email address, Bored Not Bored may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Bored Not Bored and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Bored Not Bored takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor's computer, and that the visitor's browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Bored Not Bored uses cookies to help Bored Not Bored identify and track visitors, their usage of Bored Not Bored website, and their website access preferences. Bored Not Bored visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Bored Not Bored's websites, with the drawback that certain features of Bored Not Bored's websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If Bored Not Bored, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Bored Not Bored goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Bored Not Bored may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads

Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Bored Not Bored and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Bored Not Bored may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Bored Not Bored's sole discretion. Bored Not Bored encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If you have a BoredNotBored.com account, you might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.