helloalbums respects your privacy. This Privacy Statement informs you of our privacy practices and of the choices you can make about the way your information is collected online and how that information is used.
1. Privacy Statement
This Privacy Statement applies to the helloalbums app that is downloadable via any Smartphone App provider.
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2. Collection of personal information
To serve you better and understand your needs and interests,helloalbums collects, exports, and uses personal information with adequate notice and consent, along with required filings with data protection authorities, when applicable. For example, when you order products or services, request information, subscribe to marketing or support materials, register yourself or your helloalbums products, or enter contests or participate in surveys, or we will ask you to provide personal information to complete these transactions. The types of personal information you provide to us on these pages may include contact information such as your name, address, telephone number, and email address; financial information such as your credit card number; and other unique information such as user IDs and passwords, billing and transaction information, product and service preferences and contact preferences.
If you choose to use a tell-a-friend program in our App, we will ask you for your friend's e-mail address or cell number, or allow you to pull this data from the contacts residing on your phone and automatically send your friend a one-time e-mail or text using your existing SMS service inviting your friend to visit the site.helloalbum uses and stores this information only for the purpose of sending this one-time e-mail and to provide tell-a-friend message blocking, where available.
In addition to the information you provide, helloablums may also collect information during the use of the helloablums app through our Automatic Data Collection Tools, which include Web beacons, cookies, embedded Web links, and other commonly used information-gathering tools. These tools collect certain standard information that our APP sends to our website such as frequency of access times and duration.
3. How we use your information
The information helloalbums collects to understand your needs and interests help helloalbums deliver a consistent and personalized experience. For example, helloalbums may use your information to
assist you in completing a transaction or order;
prevent and detect fraud or other malicious activity
communicate with you about products and services;
provide service and support;
update you on new services and benefits;
provide personalized promotional offers;
select content to be communicated to you;
allow you to participate in contests and surveys; and
contact you for market research regarding helloalbums products or services.
Credit card information is used only for payment processing and fraud prevention. Credit card information and other sensitive personal information required to process a transaction and is not used for any other purpose by our financial services providers or helloablums and will not be kept longer than necessary for providing the services, unless you ask us to retain your credit card information for future purchases.
4. How we share your information
helloalbums will not sell, rent or lease your personal information to others except as described in this Statement.helloablums shares personal information in the following ways:
helloallbums retains service providers and suppliers to deliver complete products, services and customer solutions and to assist helloalbums with marketing and communication initiatives. These providers and suppliers include, for example, credit card processors, providers of customer support and live-help, email service providers, automated data processors, and shipping agents. Suppliers and service providers are required by contract to keep confidential the information received on behalf of helloalbums and may not use it for any purpose other than to carry out the services they are performing for helloalbums.
helloalbums will require the export of your personal information to other helloalbums-owned business entities in the US and Worldwide in accordance with this Statement to satisfy your request. Such export is a requirement of providing the information to helloalbums.
Except as described in this Statement, helloalbums will not share the personal information you provide to helloalbums with non- helloalbumsthird parties without your permission, unless to: (i) respond to duly authorized information requests of police and governmental authorities; (ii) comply with any law, regulation, subpoena, or court order; (iii) help prevent fraud or to enforce or protect the rights and properties of helloalbums or its subsidiaries; or (iv) protect the personal safety of helloalbumsemployees and third parties on helloalbums property.
Circumstances may arise where, whether for strategic or other business reasons, helloalbums decides to sell, buy, merge or otherwise reorganize businesses in some countries. Such a transaction may involve the disclosure of personal information to prospective or actual purchasers, or the receipt of it from sellers. It is helloalbums practice to seek appropriate protection for information in these types of transactions.
5. Children's privacy
helloalbums does not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13 and does not target its websites to children under 13. We encourage parents and guardians to take an active role in their children's online activities and interests.
Allowable Content and Use
Helloalbums is an easy way to share your photos, events, and capture the moment with friends and family via social media and the power of print.. We want to keep it a safe, fun, friendly place, and that means a few rules. You may NOT:
•Post unlawful, harmful, or obscene content.
•Forge headers or otherwise impersonate someone.
•Post content you do not have the right to transmit.
•Post content that infringes on trademarks or copyrights.
•Post viruses or malicious scripts.
•Post spam or link bait.
•Stalk or collect data about others.
•Crawl content without permission from helloalbums.
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES). SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN NO EVENT WILL OUR TOTAL CUMULATIVE LIABILITY EXCEED US $10.00.
6. Your choices and selecting your privacy preferences
helloalbums gives you the choice of receiving a variety of information that complements our products and services. You can subscribe to receive certain product- and service-specific information and also choose to receive helloalbums general communications. We give you a choice regarding delivery of helloalbums general communications by postal mail, email and telephone.
You can make or change your choices about receiving either subscription or general communications at the data collection point or by using other methods, which are listed in the following sections. This option does not apply to communications primarily for the purpose of administering order completion, contracts, support, product safety warnings, driver updates, or other administrative and transactional notices as the primary purpose of these communications is not promotional in nature.
The email communications that you receive from helloalbums will be provided in accordance with this statement. Some email communications may utilize automatic data collection tools.
Subscription communications include email newsletters, software updates, etc. that may be expressly requested by you or which you consented to receive. After you request such communications, you may opt out of receiving them by using one of the following methods:
Select the email "opt out" or "unsubscribe" link, or follow the opt-out instructions included in each subscription communication.
Please be aware that when you opt out of receiving certain subscription communications, it may affect the services you have chosen to receive from helloalbums where accepting the communications is a condition of receiving the services.
helloalbums general communications
helloalbums general communications provide information about products, services, and/or support. This may include new product information, special offers, or invitations to participate in market research.
7. Access to and accuracy of your information
helloalbums strives to keep your personal information accurately recorded. We have implemented technology, management processes and policies to help maintain data accuracy. helloalbums provides individuals with reasonable access to personal information that they provided to helloalbums and the reasonable ability to review and correct it or ask for deletion, as applicable. To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity, such as requiring a password and user ID, before granting access to your data. To view and change the personal information that you directly provided to helloalbums you can return to the App’s Profile to make necessary changes.
8. Keeping your personal information secure
helloalbumstakes seriously the trust you place in us. To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, to maintain data accuracy, and to ensure the appropriate use of the information, helloalbums utilizes appropriate physical, technical and administrative procedures to safeguard the information we collect.
When collecting or transferring sensitive information such as credit card information we use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. The personal information you provide us is stored on computer systems located in controlled facilities which have limited access. When we transmit highly confidential information (such as credit card number or password) over the internet, we protect it through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Credit card numbers are used only for processing payments and are not used for other purposes. We use authorize.net for processing.
9. Changes to this statement
If we change our privacy statement, we will post the revised statement here, with an updated revision date. If we make significant changes to our statement, we may also notify you by other means, such as sending an email or posting a notice on our home page.
helloalbums, the helloablums logo, and other helloalbums and names are trademarks of helloalbums. You agree not to display or use these trademarks in any manner without our prior written permission.
Digital Millennium Copyright Act
It is our policy to respond to valid DMCA takedown notices of alleged copyright infringment. These notices must include all of the information below, as suggested by the U.S. Digital Millennium Copyright Act.
Our response to valid takedown notices may include removing the infringing material, and suspending subscriber accounts. We will also contact the owner of the affected material so that they may make a counter notification.
To file a notice of infringement with us, you must provide a formal communication (by regular mail or email) that includes the items specified below.
1.Identify in sufficient detail the copyrighted work that you believe has been infringed upon. This means a link to the original work or a description of what is being copied.
2.Identify the material that is infringing on the work in item #1. This means the link to a Posterous site with the material on it
3.Provide your contact information, preferably email and phone number.
4.Include the statement: "I have a good faith belief that use of the copyrighted materials described above as allegedly infringing is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law."
5.Include the following statement: "I swear, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notification is accurate and that I am the copyright owner or am authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed."
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