Updated: February 7, 2022
Children Under the Age of 18
Our Website is not intended for children under 18 years of age. No one under age 18 may provide any personal information to or on the Website. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 18. If you are under 18, do not use or provide any information on the Site or on or through any of its Services, register on the Site, use any of the Services, interactive or public comment features of the Site or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, email address, or any screen name or username you may use. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 18, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 18, please contact us at email@example.com.
Information Collection and Use
We collect several types of personal Information on our site. “Personal Information” uniquely identifies an individual or can identify an individual by combining it with other data. We collect Personal Information in a variety of ways, including but not limited to when you register for an Joynup account, when you use certain Joynup products or services, when you visit the Site, and when you enter promotions, contests or sweepstakes, or when otherwise using the Services. If you participate in a survey, promotion, contest or sweepstakes, we will collect information needed for you to participate (such as contact information), and to fulfill your prize. If you provide information about other users that allows you to send information to another person, or invite them to participate in the Services, we will collect, at a minimum, the recipient’s name and email address.
Personal Information collected by us may include your name, email address, postal address, birth date, marital status, anniversary date, interests, lifestyle information, familial information, hobbies, doctors, service providers, contacts, financial information, photos, documents, audio, video or text you submit, your profile, general usage metrics of the Services, email communication history with us, anything you submit to or post on the Site, and other information associated with you as well as other information that may or may not specifically identify you, as well as communications with your partners. While the information within these classifications may be required for the use of specific Services or features of the Site, you are not required to use all of the Services. The information collected through the Services may be stored at servers, computers, or other media located inside or outside the United States.
We may also use your information to contact you about our other products and services that may be of interest to you. If you do not want us to use your information in this way, please let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We may obtain information about you from third-party sources, such as Google, or other users, when applicable. This information may be utilized, analyzed, and/or compared with information that we have collected from you or that you have submitted to the Services. If we obtain information from third-party sources, you agree that your sole legal remedy for any harm associated with that information is against the third-party that provided the information to us, and that you will not assert any cause of action, claim or demand against us other than requesting we delete any erroneous information.
We collect anonymous and/or aggregated data across various products and services provided that no individual natural person can be identified from such data (“Aggregate Data”). The Aggregate Data will be used for various purposes, including without limitation to analyze behavior, trends, and Site interaction, and to improve and enhance our Services and for other development, creation of new features, diagnostic and corrective purposes in connection with our Services. We shall own all right, title and interest in and to the Aggregate Data and this is not considered personal data.
Information Collection Technology
For each visitor to our Site, we may use various technologies, including but not limited to “cookies” and web beacons, to automatically gather certain information pursuant to your use of the Site, from your electronic device about your activities using the Site. Our Site uses "cookies" to help personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your device by a web server. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. One of the primary purposes of cookies is to allow you to be logged in to your account. A cookie helps us recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recalling your Personal Information. When you return to our Site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the features of our Service.
We may collect and store non-personally identifying information through cookies, web beacons, other technology, and third parties, to profile user activity and preferences. Technical and specification information about your device and settings may be collected when you use the Site. This information includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, the content of previously accepted “cookies” from us, and clickstream data. We may use this information for the operation of our Services, to maintain quality of our Service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of our Services. We collect and store this information on an individual basis and in combined form. We also collect both user-specific and aggregate information on what pages visitors access or visit.
A “cookie” is a piece of information sent to your browser by a website you visit. When using the Site, we may assign your device one or more cookies that enable us to improve the quality of the Site and to personalize your experience. We may use personal information to customize the content you see, to fulfill your requests for certain products and services, to provide electronic notification services for events in your calendar and to provide billing information. Cookies allow us to automatically collect information about your activity on the Site, such as the content you access while using the Site, the links you click, and other activity you conduct while using the Site.
By using the Site you acknowledge that we may set strictly necessary cookies (described below) on your computer or other device to operate and administer the Site. Further, where you give permission, we may also set certain cookies that are not strictly necessary, described below. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to log in to your account or fully experience the interactive features of the Services.
Our cookies fall into one of four categories: Strictly Necessary, Functional, Performance and Targeting Cookies.
Strictly Necessary Cookies: Necessary for the Website to function. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but if you do so, some parts of the Site will not work.
Functional Cookies: Used to provide certain functionalities, such as to embed content on the Website or improve the Website’s security or functionalities.
Performance Cookies: Used to compile aggregated statistics about use of the Site (such as number of page views or visitors and time spent on each page). This helps us improve the way the Site works.
Targeting Cookies: Allow us to enable visitors to our Website to share content on social networks. These cookies may also be used by third parties to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites. We do not control Targeting Cookies and cannot prevent these sites or domains from collecting information on your use of this content.
Our Services may contain web beacons or similar technologies that gather non-personally identifiable information about your use of our Services. Such technology may also be contained in e-mail messages or newsletters from us that allow us to determine whether messages have been accessed. The purpose of our use of this technology is so that we may analyze the effectiveness of our marketing efforts and the quality of our Services.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
Joynup does not sell, rent or lease your personally identifiable information to anyone. We may use and share your information for legally permissible purposes. We may match, use, and share any of the information we collect from you to any personally identifiable information we obtain through third-parties. The ways we may use or share information that we collect about you include:
In order to perform certain services on your behalf, we may publish certain information that you provide. You agree that any testimonial feedback, stories, posts, interactions or other comments provided by you to Joynup through any form of communication including but not limited to through the Site and social media platforms, becomes the sole and exclusive property of Joynup and that such information may be used for any legally permissible purpose, including, but not limited to marketing and advertising our Services.
In addition, we may share aggregate and sell, non-individual information, incapable of identifying a particular person, with third parties for any lawful purposes.
We will not share any personal information about you with other companies if prohibited by applicable California law or to the extent your prior consent to share is required by applicable California law.
If you are a California resident, you may have certain rights with respect to your Personal Information including the following:
Your Ability to Edit Your Account Information and Preferences
Joynup gives you the ability to edit your account information and preferences at any time, including changing your name, phone number, address, password, email, subscription, or whether you want Joynup to contact you about special promotions and new products. You may request we correct or delete any Personal Information that you have provided to us. We may not be able to delete your Personal Information except by also deleting your user account.
If you do not wish to receive promotional emails or other marketing communications from us, please let us know by clicking “Unsubscribe” at the bottom of one of our emails or by contacting us as provided below. Although you can opt not to receive promotional messages, we reserve the right to send you informational email messages about any user account you establish on our Site, or notices regarding the Site, as permitted.
To help us process your request, please include sufficient information for us to identify you in our records, including the email address used as your account login. We may need to verify your identity before providing you with Personal Information or updating it in our system.
Security and Retention of your Personal Information
Your Joynup Account Information is password protected for your privacy and security. You are responsible for safeguarding and preventing unauthorized access to the user information and password that you use to access our Services. You agree not to disclose your password to any third party and you are responsible for any activity using your account, whether or not you authorized that activity. Please immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your account.
We use industry standard security measures to secure your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to, through or on other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol. We regularly review our security measures to consider appropriate new technology and methods.
We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the Personal Information submitted to us, and to protect it from unauthorized access, use, modification or disclosure. Because of the sensitivity of information stored on Joynup, in addition to SSL encryption, we use Transparent Data Encryption and Redaction to protect data during storage and access inside of our database. Please be aware that the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. While we use commercially-reasonable methods to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Site. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. Therefore, although we take reasonable steps to secure your information, we cannot and do not promise or warrant that your information will always remain secure. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Site.
Transfer of Your Personal Information
External Links and Third-Party Privacy Practices
The Services may link to other websites or through advertisements. We disclaim any and all responsibility for the privacy practices of third-parties that may have links to or from our Services. We encourage you to review the privacy policies and privacy statements of every website that you visit that collects personally identifiable information.
Last Updated: February 7, 2022.
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