What Information Do We Collect?
When you visit the site, two types of information may be provided by you: information you actively decide to disclose (“Active Information”) and information gathered in a way that is not visible to you as you and others browse our site (“Passive Information”).
When we mention “personally identifiable information,” we suggest the information that can be linked to a specific individual, such as a name, address, telephone number, or email address. Sharing personally identifiable information with us is totally non-compulsory.
Like many other Web sites, www.hotcouponscodes.com makes use of log files. These files merely log visitors to the site – usually a standard procedure for hosting companies and a part of hosting services’ analytics. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. This information is used to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.
Cookies and Web Beacons
DoubleClick DART Cookie
→ Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to our site’s visitors based upon their visit to www.hotcouponscodes.com and other sites on the Internet.
Our Advertising Partners
No Use of Our Site by Persons Under 13
The site is not meant for use by anyone under 18, except with the clear permission and under the charge of a parent or guardian who accepts complete legal responsibility for such use. No one under the age of 13 is advised to share information on this. We don’t knowingly collect or use personally identifiable information from children under 13.
Please take into account that if you provide consent for your child to use Hot Coupons Codes services, this will include any general audience communication services as e-mail, instant messaging, and SMS text messaging. Parents are allowed to change or revoke the consent choices previously made and review, edit, or request for the deletion of their children’s personal information. Therefore, if a child under 13 has chosen to give us personally identifiable information without parental or guardian consent, the parent or guardian should write to us to remove the information.
Active Information You Choose to Provide
You may select to provide us with personally identifiable information, such as your email address, name, mobile telephone number, and postal address, to register with the site and to receive coupons by email or other services or information. You may also choose to provide your Zip code on the Site to receive information about products and services in your area.
Passive Information We Collect
Hot Coupons Codes uses a world-wide accepted technology called “cookies” to gather information about how our site is used. Passive Information collected may include your Internet service provider, browser type, operating system, the date and time of visits, the Site pages viewed, time spent at our Site, and the sites visited just before and just after our Site. Passive Information is gathered without any association to your personal information so that you stay anonymous. If you do not wish to transfer “cookie” information about yourself, you may turn off the cookie function in your web browser; please consult the “Help” section of your browser to do so. If you select to turn off cookies, however, you may not be able to access certain features of the site, and your use of some portions of the site may be affected.
What is a Cookie?
Cookies are attribute of web browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc.) software that enables web servers to identify the computer used to access a site. They are small chunks of data that are collected and stored by a user’s web browser on one site to simplify further interactions with that site by the same user. This makes it easier for a user to move from site to site and to complete proceedings over the Internet. Cookies are created to make your online experience easier and more personalized.
How Do We Use the Information Collected?
Hot Coupons Codes will use the Active Information you choose to provide us to deliver the content, features, advertising, services, or information you request. If you provide your email address, we may send you information or other messages related to your activities on the site or about our services. We may maintain the Active Information you provide and keep a record of the service or information provided. Any Active Information kept would be used to help the delivery of the content, features, advertising, services, or information you requested, and to improve your experience and personalize it.
We may use the Active Information you provide to us to contact you about a modification to our site, new services, features or products we offer, or other information we think you will find valuable. If at any time you do not wish to receive such information, please write to us. When you send us a message, we keep records of the content of the message, your email address, and any information you may provide to us, including your experience with the site and your contact preferences, as well as the response we send back to you. This makes it easier for us to manage any follow-up questions you may have, measure how effectively we address your concerns, and improve the Site.
We use Passive Information to improvise and design our site in a way that makes it easier, faster, and friendlier for you to use. Furthermore, cookies help us know information about how many people visit our site when they visit and how they use our service. Passive Information is collected on an aggregate basis, and we do not connect any of this information to your email address or other personally identifiable information. However, Passive Information may result in your viewing of particular content, features, advertising, services, or information based on your user habits or your viewing of our Site. We may also allow third parties to place cookies on our Site so we can help enhance your online experience after you leave our Site.
Your Information and Links to Other Web Sites
Sharing Information with the Government or as Otherwise Required by Law
We may also utilize information to resolve disputes or explore problems. We may disclose or access information when we believe in good faith that the law requires it or if we find it necessary to maintain service and improve our products and services.
Protection of your Personally Identifiable Information
In an effort to prevent unauthorized access, disclosure, or accidental loss or destruction of Active Information or Passive Information, we use reasonable efforts to secure the information you choose to provide. Although we take reasonable steps to protect and prevent uncertified access to your personally identifiable information, we cannot be responsible for the acts of those who gain unauthorized access, and we make no warranty, express, implied, or otherwise, that we will prevent such access.
Communications you may have with us through email may not be secure unless we advise you that security measures are in place prior to your sending information. Therefore, if you choose to communicate with us through these means, you are at the risk of doing so, and we advise that you do not send or post delicate information through these means.
Contacting Hot Coupons Codes about Your Information or Information You Receive
If you were not to receive information about products or services we think may be of interest to you or if you wish to access, delete or correct your information, please send us an email.
If you have questions about our collection, use, or disclosure of your personally identifiable information, please write to us. [email protected]