The Date Safe Project, Inc. is committed to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Statement applies to data collection and usage on the The Date Safe Project, Inc. sites and services; it does not apply to other online or offline sites, products or services.
This web site is a general audience web site, intended for users of all ages. Personal information of all users is collected, used and disclosed as described in this Privacy Statement.
Collection of your Personal Information
At this site, The Date Safe Project, Inc. may collect personal information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. We may also collect demographic information, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites. Information collected by The Date Safe Project, Inc. may be combined with information obtained from other companies.
Some services of The Date Safe Project, Inc., such as online chat rooms and bulletin boards, request that you create a social nickname, which is the name you will be known by to others in those public places. You may select a different social nickname at any time. You can also choose to create an optional public profile, containing information about yourself – such as your hobbies and interests. Any information you choose to enter in your public profile will be visible to other users of The Date Safe Project, Inc. sites and services; and when you interact with other users (for example, sending an e-mail message to another member), a link to your public profile may be displayed. Please keep in mind that if you disclose personal information through online chat rooms and bulletin boards, or other public online forums, this information may be collected and used by others. Our online chat rooms and bulletin boards caution you against providing personal information to strangers online, which they may use for illegal or harmful purposes.
The Date Safe Project, Inc. may collect information about your visit, including the pages you view, the links you click and other actions taken. We also collect certain standard information that your browser sends to every website you visit, such as your IP address, browser type and language, access times and referring Web site addresses.
Use of your Personal Information
The Date Safe Project, Inc. collects and uses your personal information to deliver the services you have requested. In order to provide services in conjunction with other products or services, personal information collected by The Date Safe Project, Inc. may be accessed and used by other services as necessary to provide such services. Any use of such information will remain subject to the limitations of this privacy statement.
The Date Safe Project, Inc. also uses your personal information to inform you of other products or services available from The Date Safe Project, Inc. and its affiliates. The Date Safe Project, Inc. may also send you surveys regarding current services or potential new services that may be offered.
The Date Safe Project, Inc. does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. The Date Safe Project, Inc. may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your personal information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. The Date Safe Project, Inc. does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
We occasionally hire other companies to provide limited services on our behalf, such as handling the processing and delivery of mailings, providing customer support, processing transactions, or performing statistical analysis of our services. We will only provide those companies the personal information they need to deliver the service. They are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information and are prohibited from using that information for any other purpose.
The Date Safe Project, Inc. may access and/or disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on The Date Safe Project, Inc. or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of The Date Safe Project, Inc.; or (c) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of The Date Safe Project, Inc. services or members of the public.
Personal information collected on this site may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country in which The Date Safe Project, Inc. or its affiliates, subsidiaries or agents maintain facilities, and by using this site, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country. The Date Safe Project, Inc. abides by the safe harbor framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of data from the European Union.
Control of your Personal Information
The Date Safe Project, Inc. offers its customers choices for the collection, use and sharing of personal information. You may choose not to receive marketing material from The Date Safe Project, Inc. or on behalf of external third party business partners. You may also stop the delivery of future promotional e-mail from The Date Safe Project, Inc. by following the specific instructions in the e-mail you receive. The instructions explain how to stop receiving such e-mails.
You may subscribe and unsubscribe to The Date Safe Project, Inc. Newsletters by going to e-mailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org. In addition, each Awareness Publication newsletter you receive will have instructions on how to unsubscribe prominently mentioned in it.
Security of your Personal Information
The Date Safe Project, Inc. is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. For example, we store the personal information you provide on computer systems with limited access, which are located in controlled facilities. When we transmit highly confidential information (such as a credit card number) over the Internet, we protect it through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
The Date Safe Project, Inc. welcomes your comments regarding this Privacy Statement. If you believe that The Date Safe Project, Inc. has not adhered to this Statement, please contact our offices by telephone, e-mail, or postal mail.