We collect information that you provide to us, from your use of our Services, and from other sources, including third parties. We use the information that we collect primarily to help us provide and improve our Services. Please note that you are under no obligation to provide any information to us. However, if you should choose to withhold requested information, we may not be able to provide you with certain Services.
We collect information about you that you give us by using or interacting with our Services, including by registering to use our Services, engaging in social media tools on or through our Services, uploading or submitting material or content to or through our Services, filling out forms on our Services, or corresponding with us by phone, email or otherwise. This information may include your name, address, email address, phone number, financial and credit card information, personal description, photograph, and/or your individual preferences. It may also include employment details if you send us a résumé or other details of your employment history in connection with a job application or general inquiry regarding employment opportunities with us.
We receive information about you when you interact or engage with us using the social media aspects of our Services or through our or third-party social media pages and channels. This information includes your profile name, profile identifier, and the content of your submissions. We use this information to communicate with you and to conduct internal analyses of our content offerings. Please review the privacy policies and settings of any websites, mobile applications, or social networks should you have any questions about their privacy practices. Please bear in mind that any content (e.g., comments, photographs, information and other materials) that you post directly on our Services, including our social media pages, is public and can be read, collected or used by others. Please be cautious when disclosing any personal information through public activities or submissions.
We will automatically collect certain information from you each time you use our Services. This includes technical information, such as the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer or device to the Internet, device identifiers, user settings, browser type and version, browser plug-in types and versions, time zone settings, operating system and platform. This also includes certain information about your visit and the way you interact with our Services, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL), clickstream to, through and from our site (including date and time), videos, adverts and products you viewed or searched for, page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), methods used to browse away from the page, and any email address or social media handle used to connect with us and our team. Location data is also collected as you use our Services. This information may include the location of the device or computer used to access our Services, which can be derived from GPS or WiFi use, calculated based on your device’s IP address, or provided to us by you.
We may receive certain information about you from other sources, including from third parties we work closely with and from social networking services if you choose to interact with our Services through one of your social networking service accounts. These third parties may include, for example, business partners, sub-contractors in technical, payment and delivery services, advertising networks, analytics providers, and search information providers. We use the information we receive about you from these third parties to improve our Services. We may share your data that we receive from other sources internally and combine it with data collected on this site.
We use these cookies and other technologies on the basis that they are necessary for the performance of a contract with you (i.e. the provision of Services), or because using them is in our legitimate interests (where we have considered that these are not overridden by your rights), and, in some cases, where required by law, where you have consented to their use.
HOWto.LIVEit will only process personal data in ways that are compatible with the purpose that HOWto.LIVEit collected it for, or for purposes you later authorize. Before we use your personal data for a purpose that is materially different than the purpose we collected it for or that you later authorize, we will provide you with the opportunity to opt out or, where required by applicable law, seek your consent. HOWto.LIVEit maintains reasonable procedures to help ensure that personal data is reliable for its intended use, accurate, complete, and current. We use your personal information which we collect in the following ways:
We will use this information to carry out our obligations arising from any contract entered into between you and us (including to provide you with our Services), to notify you about changes to our Services, to contact you with emails, newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you (including information about other of our products and services or those of third parties, provided you have indicated that you do not object to being contacted for these purposes or have consented when required by applicable law), and to ensure that content provided through our Services is presented in the most effective manner for you and for the device you are using.
We will use this information in our legitimate interests, where we have considered these are not overridden by your rights, including for the following purposes:
We may combine this information with information you give to us and information we collect about you in our legitimate interests (where we have considered that these are not overridden by your rights). We will use this information and the combined information for the purposes set out above (depending on the types of information we receive).
These support functions may include providing website and data hosting services, processing transactions, receiving and sending communications, analyzing data and performance of our Services, facilitating feedback on our services, and providing IT support services from time to time.
We may also disclose your personal information to third parties if we undergo certain business transactions, including in the event that we undergo a merger, acquisition, reorganization, bankruptcy, purchase or sale of assets, or other similar transaction, in which case we may disclose your personal data in connection with the negotiation of such transaction, and your personal data may be sold or transferred as part of such transaction.
Where permitted in our legitimate interest or with your prior consent where required by law, we may use your personal information for marketing analysis and to provide you with promotional update communications by email about our Services. We may also allow, with your consent, carefully selected third parties to send you information directly which you may find useful regarding their products and services. You can tell us not to contact you with promotional emails, newsletter notifications or other communications regarding our Services or those of third parties by following the unsubscribe link at the end of all our marketing and promotional update communications to you.
Please note that if you opt-out of promotional updates and communications, we may still collect some data about your online activity for operational purposes, but it won’t be used by us for the purpose of targeting ads to you, and if you use multiple browsers or devices, you may need to perform this opt-out on each browser or device.
We provide our Services in the United States. Therefore, if you provide us with information during your use of our Services, we collect, process, and store that information in the United States. If you are visiting from the European Economic Area or other regions with laws governing data collection and use that may differ from U.S. law, please note that you may be transferring your personal information to the United States, which does not have the same data protection laws as the EU or other countries.
We retain personal data for as long as you have an account with us in order to meet our contractual obligations to you or as long as is otherwise required by applicable law. We may also retain aggregate information beyond this time for research purposes and to help us develop and improve our Services. You cannot be identified from aggregate information retained or used for these purposes.
We rely on the security measures of our third-party service providers to protect against the accidental, unlawful or unauthorized loss, misuse or alteration of personal information under our control. Please be aware that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, and we cannot ensure or guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration of information will never occur. Any submission of personal information is at your own risk.
It is advisable to close your browser when you have finished your user session to help ensure others do not access your personal information if you use a shared computer or a computer in a public place.
We especially understand the importance of protecting the safety and privacy of young children. Our Services are intended for use only by persons who are at least 13 years of age. By using our Services, you confirm to us that you meet this requirement and that, if you are under the age of 18, you have received permission from your parent or guardian before using our Services or sending any personal information to us or anyone else online.
May 20, 2020