The information Phonezoo collects
Phonezoo collects non-personally identifiable information when you visit our website (www.phonezoo.com). This data includes your IP address, the IP address and URL of the Website that sent you to the Phonezoo main page, browser cookie and browser type. This data is automatically recorded in our server logs and is used to manage the website, track usage and improve the Phonezoo website and services.
When you use Phonezoo services and register for Phonezoo, we collect additional information such as your name, mobile phone number, mobile phone device information and network carrier information. We also collect any optional information you choose to enter like email address, location information (such as address, zip code, and country), gender and age.
When you connect to the Phonezoo services on your mobile device, if your mobile phone service provider uniquely identifies the device, Phonezoo will receive this information. Phonezoo may use your unique mobile device identification information to offer you extended services and/or functionality. Some mobile phone service providers are required to operate a system that will record the physical location of devices that use their service. Depending on the mobile phone service provider, Phonezoo may automatically receive this information.
Phonezoo members can invite friends to join the service and preview content by sending invitation emails via our automated invitation system. Phonezoo stores the email addresses that members provide so that the respondents may be added as Friends of the member sending the invitations, and also to send reminders of the invitations. Phonezoo does not sell these email addresses or use them to send any other communication besides invitations, invitation reminders (up to three (3) per email address).
We will not sell, rent or otherwise distribute personal information to third parties without your consent, except in instances described below.
How Phonezoo uses your personal information
Phonezoo uses your personal information to operate, maintain and provide you with the features and functionality of the Phonezoo site and services. Phonezoo uses your mobile phone number to deliver the mobile content you create and other content you request. Phonezoo will not use your mobile phone number to call you or send commercial or marketing messages.
Additionally, Phonezoo will not use your email address or other personally identifiable information to send commercial or marketing messages without your consent except as part of a specific program or feature for which you will have the ability to opt-in or subsequently opt-out. We may, however, use your email address without further consent for non-marketing or administrative purposes (such as notifying you of major Phonezoo service changes or for customer service purposes).
Phonezoo uses personally identifiable and certain non-personally identifiable information so that:
Information Sharing and Disclosure
Security of Your Personal Information
Your Phonezoo account information is protected by a password for your privacy and security. You need to work to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computer by logging off once you have finished using a shared computer. We use industry-standard Secure Socket Layer (SSL) software to protect the security of your personal information during transmission, which encrypts all of the information you input. Only Phonezoo employees who need personal information to perform a specific job (for example, a customer service representative) are granted access to it. All of our employees are kept up to date on our privacy and security practices.
Your ability to Edit your Account Information and Preferences
You may edit or correct your personal profile information and email preferences at any time by logging into your account and accessing your My Zoo page. Users who visit this page can opt out of receiving future marketing communications from Phonezoo. Please note that content uploaded by Users to Phonezoo cannot be removed. You may request deletion of your Phonezoo account by accessing your MyZoo page. Please note that some information may remain in our records after deletion of your account.
For your privacy and security, we request a unique password to verify your identity before granting you profile access in order to make corrections or changes.
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Children under age 13
Phonezoo understands the importance of protecting the privacy of children under 13 years of age. Therefore, Phonezoo does not knowingly collect or maintain personally identifiable information or non-personally-identifiable information from persons under 13 years of age. Further, no part of our website or service is directed to persons under 13. If you are under 13 years of age, then please do not use or access the Phonezoo site or services at any time or in any manner.
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