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Privacy Policy

What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you register on our site, place an order, respond to a survey, or fill out a form.

Any data we request that is not required will be specified as voluntary or optional.

When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number or credit card information. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

Like most websites, we use cookies to enhance your experience, gather general visitor information, and track visits to our website. Please refer to the 'do we use cookies?' section below for information about cookies and how we use them.
Information We Collect

To better serve site visitors and customers, WhatGivesDeals.com collects two basic types of information from our customers:

  • Personally identifiable information: This is information that personally identifies one individual from another. This information is voluntarily provided to us by our customers and is used by us for the purpose of fulfilling requests, inquiries, or travel service orders. WhatGivesDeals.com does not rent or sell any of this information to anyone.
  • Aggregate user and tracking information: This information gives us insights on how our customers and site visitors use our site and our other products. This data is anonymous in nature and does not contain any personally identifiable information. We use this information to ensure that our website, e-mails, and marketing efforts continue to appeal to our customers.

Information We Collect About You

WhatGivesDeals.com only collects personally identifiable information that you voluntarily provide to us. Examples of such personally identifiable information that you provide to us includes your:

  • First and last name
  • Zip code
  • Physical address or postal address
  • Phone number
  • Credit card number
  • Credit card expiration date
  • Credit card security ID number
  • E-mail address
  • Your WhatGivesDeals.com sign-in password

WhatGivesDeals.com only requires personally identifiable information from you when it's needed to complete your purchase, fulfill your order or request, or when you voluntarily decide to register or become a member independent of a transaction.

What do we use your information for?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

  • To personalize your experience

Your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs

  • To improve our website- We continually work towards improving our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you
  • To improve customer service- Your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs
  • To process transactions- Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested by the customer.
  • To send daily deals and periodic emails or newsletters- The email address you provide for log in and/or order processing, will be used to send you daily deals in the city or state in which you request, and may be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your order or request, in addition to receiving occasional company news, updates, promotions, related product or service information, etc.

Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.

  • To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site features.

How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you submit a request, place an order, or access your personal information.

These security measures include: password protected directories and databases to safeguard your information or SSL (Secure Sockets Layered) technology to ensure that your information is fully encrypted and sent across the Internet securely.

We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Database to be only accessed by those authorized with special access rights to our systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.

After a transaction, your private information will only be kept on file per your request and is stored security in an encrypted data system.

Do we use cookies?

Yes, cookies are files that contain small amounts of data that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information. This information gives us insights on how our customers and site visitors use our site and our other products. This data is anonymous in nature and does not contain any personally identifiable information. We use this information to ensure that our website, e-mails, and marketing efforts continue to appeal to our customers.
Marketing or promotional e-mails
If you sign up for one of our marketing e-mails either directly, through the membership area, during a purchase, during a contest sign-up, or by any other means, we will send you the marketing e-mail that you have requested.
We only send these e-mails to site visitors and customers who sign up for one of our mailing lists or who agree to future contact regarding special promotions and offers from WhatGivesDeals.com. These mailings contain clear information on how to unsubscribe, and we honor all requests as quickly as possible.
If you are receiving e-mail from us and wish to unsubscribe, either follow the unsubscribe instructions in the e-mail, or e-mail us to inform us that you do not want to receive e-mail from our company. Click here for our complete contact information.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third party links

We may include, at our discretion, to offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies, therefore the practices and privacy policies of these other parties may differ from WhatGivesDeals.com's policies. WhatGivesDeals.com suggests and encourages you to review their privacy policies to gain further understanding of their procedures for collecting, using, and disclosing your information. WhatGivesDeals.com therefore has no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Regarding Children

We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act) We do not intentionally collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Protecting the privacy of children is very important to us. Thus, if we acquire authentic information that a user is under 13, we will take steps to eradicate that user’s Personal Information permanently from our databases. By using WhatGivesDeals.com, you are representing that you are at least 18 years old, or that you are at least 13 years old and have a parent’s or guardians permission to use WhatGivesDeals.com.
Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information that has been collected offline.

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy
If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page, and/or update the Privacy Policy modification date below. Policy changes will apply only to information collected after the date of the change.

This policy was last modified on December 31, 2011

Contacting Us

If you ever have any questions about our privacy policy, please contact us. We respect your rights and privacy, and will be happy to answer any questions or concerns you might have.
Postal: PO BOX 370513
Las Vegas, NV 89137
Email: info@whatgivesdeals.com.
Telephone: 702-997-4WGD

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