Collection and Usage of Information
Pezmoo uses your information to provide and measure use of our services and to improve them over time. Your personal information is also used to help enhance and personalize your use of our website and the services that we may offer.
If you post any information in public areas of our Website, such as asking a question or commenting on a question, it will be available to the public and we may reuse and republish such information at our discretion. What you say ask or say on Pezmoo may be viewed all around the world instantly via a variety of technological distribution and broadcast methods. Visitors to the site are able to view your site activity including questions asked, answered and comments you have made. You have the option to ask questions anonymously. In that situation, your account name is not displayed with the question, however, it is associated with your account on our system and authorized Pezmoo individuals are able to view who has asked what questions.
We may use anonymous and aggregated data to create statistics and reports for various business purposes, including demographically targeted market research or advertising. We may also aggregate anonymous data to be shared or sold to our customers or Pezmoo partners.
Our servers automatically record information ("Log Data") created by your use of the services. Log Data may include information such as your IP address, browser type, the referring domain, pages visited, your mobile carrier, device and application IDs, and search terms. Other actions, such as interactions with our website, applications and advertisements, may also be included in Log Data.
Pezmoo may keep track of how you interact with links embedded within questions, comments or other features of our website. We do this to help improve our services, including advertising, and to be able to share aggregate click statistics such as how many times a particular link was clicked on.
Pezmoo uses a variety of services hosted by third parties to help provide our services, and to help us understand the use of our services, such as Google Analytics. These services may collect information sent by your browser as part of a web page request, such as cookies or your IP request.
If you are a registered user of our services, we provide you with tools to access or modify the personal information you provided to us and associated with your account.
All information collected is done so on a voluntary basis and some may be provided to third-party business partners. Our gathering of this information allows you access to enahnced features, such as asking questions and posting comments to questions.
We may preserve or disclose your information if we believe that it is reasonably necessary to comply with a law, regulation or legal request; to protect the safety of any person; to address fraud, security or technical issues; or to protect Pezmoo’s rights or property.
Cookies are used on our website(s) and/or application(s) to track, authenticate, and customize user sessions. You have the ability to adjust your browser settings to restrict the placement of cookies on your computer; however this may interfere with some functionality within our website as well as other websites and/or applications. We also use your IP address information for geographic analysis and to help with the functionality of “local” features.
Communicating with You
Pezmoo may communicate with you from time to time via email. These emails will be “system related” and will be used to let you know about things such as maintenance windows, the launch of new features, personalized messages about your user of the website, responses to customer service inquiries, and messages regarding the completion of transactions you have initiated such as a password change request. We may also contact you via email to provide various updates on the activity related to your account or to provide updates on the activity of other users or questions you have chosen to follow. If you would prefer that we do not contact you via email, please let us know via the help page. You will not, however, be able to opt out of “system related” emails described earlier.
No Information from Children Under Age 13
Our services are not directed to people under 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If we become aware that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we take steps to remove such information and terminate the child's account. If you are under age 13, please do not attempt to register with Pezmoo or provide any personal information about yourself to us. If we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you become aware that your child has provided us with personal information without your consent, or if you believe that we might have any information from a child under age 13, please contact us through our help page.
We strongly recommend that minors 13 years of age or older ask their parents for permission before sending any information about themselves to anyone over the Internet and we encourage parents to teach their children about safe internet use practices.
Due to the inherent open nature of the Internet we cannot fully guarantee against unauthorized use of the website. However, we take great care to ensure that your personal data is protected against loss, misuse, and alteration of any kind. This includes reasonable precautions such to safeguard against all of the information that we collect.
Changes to this Policy
Effective: June 26, 2011