What Is Personal Information?
As used herein, the term �personal information� means information that specifically identifies an individual (such as a name, address, telephone number, mobile number, e-mail address, or credit card number) and information about that individual or his or her activities that is directly linked to personally identifiable information. Personal information does not include �aggregate� information, which is data we collect about the use of the Sites or about a group or category of services or users, from which individual identities or other personal information has been removed. This Policy in no way restricts or limits our collection and use of aggregate information.
What Personal Information Do We Collect?
Personal information provided by you may include:
- Your name
- Your address
- Your telephone number or mobile number
- Your e-mail address
- Your credit card number
Passive Collection: When you use the Sites, some information is also automatically collected, such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address, your operating system, the browser type, the address of a referring web site, and your activity on our Sites. We treat this information as personal information if we combine it with or link it to any of the identifying information mentioned above. Otherwise, it is used in the aggregate only.
We may also automatically collect certain information through the use of �cookies� or web beacons. If you wish to block, erase, or be warned of cookies, please refer to your browser manufacturer to learn about these functions. When you view a video on our Sites, a third party may also set a �flash cookie� on your computer. Removing and rejecting browser cookies does not necessarily affect third party flash cookies used in connection with our Sites.
How Do We Use the Personal Information We Collect?
We use personal information collected through our Sites for the purposes described in this Policy or elsewhere on the Sites.
Online petitions: If you sign an online petition, we will share your name, city, state, e-mail address, any other information you provide on the petition such as any comments to the participating organizations.
You may opt out of email solicitations at any time. These participating organizations may share some basic contact information with allied organizations and campaigns, in accordance with their privacy policies.
Your acceptance of these terms: By using this site or signing an online petition, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use the site or sign the online petition.
If you have any specific questions or comments regarding this policy, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Effective Date: July 23, 2014