When you visit this Website, we may collect certain non-personal information such as your Internet Protocol ("IP”) address, browser type, and operating system. This type of information does not identify you personally. When you register with OnlinePhotoSale, we may also collect the personal information that you submit such as your name, address, email address, credit card numbers, and country of origin ("Registration Information”). For contributors (as identified on our Website), Registration Information may include verification of your identity with a government issued ID. Additionally, we may collect certain information from our contributors for tax purposes.
We may also collect non-Registration Information from our users, including the number of uploads and downloads on the Website, profile changes, content changes, and forum activity. OnlinePhotoSale uses an outside third party credit card processing company to bill you for your purchases or compensate you for your uploads, which may in some instances include the storage of your personal information by the third party, such as your credit card number. Additionally, OnlinePhotoSale may track copyright infringement claims through its membership management module. Information related to copyright infringement claims may be stored by OnlinePhotoSale.
OnlinePhotoSale may use your personal information to:
·Verify a user’s identity for security purposes
·Create and manage your membership account
·Process your transactions
·Provide customer services
·Display services or offers that may be of interest to you.
·Monitor our users’ uploads, downloads, changes in profiles, and forum participation.
·If you are a contributor, to compensate you and prepare your tax forms.
·To communicate with you about your transactions, new products and services
·To run our interactive features such as the Blog or Forum.
We may also convert your information into anonymous data in order to help us monitor traffic on our Website. For example, we may also use the personal information disclosed to us to assist you with technical difficulties you may experience while using our Website. We may share your personal information and the demographic information we have collected with our third party service providers.
As a valued customer, we recognize that protecting your privacy is important to you. For this reason, OnlinePhotoSale is committed to protecting your personal information in several ways. Our servers are only accessible to a select number of authorized personnel. Your Registration Information is protected by a unique customer password and user ID, and your password is encrypted. You should not disclose your password information to anyone and you should always remember to log off if using a shared computer. We also use secure socket layer technology (SSL) for specific types of information, such as your login and payment information. Lastly, when you register with OnlinePhotoSale, we allow you to utilize an "alias” so that your user ID cannot be seen by other users of OnlinePhotoSale. We may retain your personal information for as long as is required to fulfill our business objective.
We reserve the right to change this Policy from time to time, and at our sole discretion. You should make note of the "last updated date” at the beginning of this Policy. With this information, you should be able to identify if the Policy has been updated recently.
Please note that if you have limited your account preferences, we will not change your preferences without your consent. If substantially all of OnlinePhotoSale’s assets are sold or merged with another company, OnlinePhotoSale will notify you of the transaction. The acquiring company will be given access to your personal information without your consent. If OnlinePhotoSale sells only a part of its business, the acquiring entity will have access to your personal information without your consent and OnlinePhotoSale may send you a notice regarding this sale.