PRIVACY POLICY


Dollarball Privacy Policy

Media Mantle DBA Dollarball (“Dollarball”, “DB”, “Dollarball Team”, “We”, “Us”, or “Our”) values your privacy and is committed to protecting your personal information. Dollarball is an online service that delivers custom-designed name-brand golf balls and golf accessories to its members on a subscription basis (“Services”), with frequency determined by the customers’ package choice. Dollarball - everyone wants their balls to get noticed, and now yours will.

This Privacy Policy (“Policy”) describes how and when Dollarball collects, uses, and shares your information when you use our Services. This Policy applies to our family of websites (the “Site(s)”). This includes www.dollarball.com and any other sites at which this Policy appears and the memberships that you can purchase on the Site(s) to receive products that we offer or make available through the Site(s) (“Membership(s)”). By using Our Site(s) and/or purchasing a Membership you consent to the collection, transfer, manipulation, storage, disclosure, and other uses of your information as described in this Privacy Policy. Irrespective of which country you reside in or supply information from, you authorize Dollarball to use your information in the United States and any other country where Dollarball operates. This Policy is incorporated by reference into the Dollarball Terms of Service. If you have any questions or comments about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at info@dollarball.com.

INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE

The information We collect from you enables us to fulfill your request for our products (customdesigned golf balls and/or other golf accessories that you order and receive through your Membership), to send you information or content in which you may be interested, and keep you abreast of any updates related to our Site(s) and your Membership. We also use this information to personalize and continually improve our Site, your experience, and to ultimately serve you better.

Information Collected Upon Registration: You may browse our Site(s) without registering. If you would like to place an order, become a member, and/or request information from us then we require you to register with us and become a member on our Site(s). When you create, register, or edit your Dollarball account, you provide some personal information, such as your name, email address, and password. Please safeguard your password and other personal information. You may be liable for unauthorized use of our Site(s), as well as have your private information used by others. In some circumstances, such as making a purchase of our products or Services, we will request that you provide your credit card, debit card, or acceptable payment option and your billing address and shipping address. You are welcome to not provide this information, but if you do not wish to provide this information then there is no way for us to provide you with our products and Services, and therefore you cannot become a member.

Information that We Collect About You from Facebook: You may also log in to our Site(s) using your Facebook account. Facebook controls the information collected from you during the log in process; Dollarball does not control the information that Facebook collects from you. If you log in to our Site(s) using Facebook, you must enter the email address and password associated with your Facebookaccount. We will also ask that you grant us permission to (i) access and collect your Facebook basic information (this includes your name, profile picture, gender, networks, user IDs, list of friends, date of birth, email address, and any other information you have that you have set to public on your Facebook account); (ii) send you email; (iii) post to your Wall; (iv) access posts in your news feed; and (v) access your Facebook data at any time even if you are not using Facebook. Please note that if you allow Dollarball to have access to this information, then Dollarball will have access to this information even if you have chosen not to make that information public. For information about how Facebook may disclose your information, including any information you make public, please consult the Facebook Privacy Policy. We have no control over how Facebook uses or discloses the personal information you provide to it. We store the information that we receive from Facebook along with other information that we collect from or receive about you.

Information We Collect Automatically: In addition, when you visit the Site(s) and/or register for Membership, we may collect certain information by automated means, such as cookies, web beacons, and other automated devices. A “cookie” is a text file that websites send to a visitor’s computer or other Internet-connected device to uniquely identify the visitor’s browser or to store information or settings in the browser. A “web beacon,” also known as an Internet tag, pixel tag, or clear GIF, is used to transmit information back to a web server. We also may use third-party website analytics tools (such as Google Analytics, and Facebook Insights), that collect information about visitor traffic on the Site(s). The information we may collect by automated means includes:

  • Information about the devices our visitors use to access the Internet (such as IP address and the device, browser, domain name, and operating system type).
  • URLs that refer visitors to our Site(s)
  • Dates and times of visits to our Site(s)
  • Information on actions taken on our Site(s) such as page views and site navigation patterns
  • A general geographic location (such as country and city) from which a visitor accesses our Site(s)
  • Search terms that visitors use to reach to reach our Site(s) and the webpage that led you to the Site(s)

COOKIES AND OTHER TRACKING TECHNOLOGY

Cookies Information: Cookies are small pieces of information which are issued to your computer when you visit a website and which store and sometimes track information about your use of the Service. Dollarball uses cookies to help recognize you as a repeat visitor, to improve the quality of our Service, and to try and make your browsing experience meaningful. When you enter our Site(s), our web server sends a cookie to your computer which allows us to recognize your computer but not specifically who is using it. By associating with the identification numbers in the cookies with other customer information when, for example, you log in to the Service, then we know that the cookie information relates to you. Some of the cookies used by our Service are served by us, and some are served by third parties who are delivering services on our behalf. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies but, if you prefer, you can change your browser to prevent that or notify you each time a cookie is set. You can also learn more about cookies by visiting www.allaboutcookies.orgwhich includes additional useful information on cookies and how to block cookies using different browsers. By blocking or deleting cookies used on our Service, you may not be able to take full advantage of our Service.

Clear GIFs Information: When you use the Service, we amy employ clear GIFs (a.k.a. Web Beacons), which are used to track the online usage patterns of our users anonymously. No personally identifiable information from your Dollarball account is collected using these clear GIFs. In addition, we may also use clear GIFs in HTML-based emails sent to our users to track which emails are opened by recipients. The information is used to enable more accurate reporting, improve the effectiveness of our marketing, and make Dollarball better for our users.

Site Analytics: As noted, we may use automated devices and applications, such as Google Analytics, to evaluate usage of our Site(s). We also may use other analytics means to evaluate our Site(s). We use these tools to help us improve our Site(s), performance, and user experiences.

Links: Dollarball may keep track of how you interact with links across our Services, including our email notifications, third-party services, and client applications, by redirecting clicks or through other means. We do this to help improve our Services, to provide more relevant advertising, and to be able to share aggregate click statistic such as how many times a particular link was clicked on.

Third-Party Ad Networks: We may use third parties such as network advertisers to serve advertisements on Our Site(s). We may display advertisements on Our Site(s), participate in third party ad networks and make available to Our Site(s) users specific offers from third-party companies. Some of the advertisements you see on the Site(s) are delivered by third parties who also collect information through cookies, web beacons, and other technologies about your online activities, either on Our Site(s) or across the Internet, in an effort to understand your interests and deliver you advertisements that are tailored to your interests. These third parties include advertisers, advertising agencies, and ad networks that may collect information when you view or interact with one of their advertisements. Third parties that currently collect information on our Sites for the purpose of serving you with advertising tailored to your interest include, but are not limited to Atlas, BlueKai, DoubleClick, EyeWonder, Google, Mediamind, Audience Science and Pointroll. These companies may offer you a way to choose not to have your information used for advertising purposes. You can find more information by clicking on the company names above and following the links to each company's web site.

In addition, some of these companies are members of the Network Advertising Initiative ("NAI"), which offers a single location to opt out of receiving tailored ads from member companies. To opt out of information collection by NAI member companies, or to obtain information about the technologies they use or their own privacy policies, please visit the NAI consumer opt out page. Also, through the Digital Advertising Alliance ("DAA"), several media and marketing associations have developed an industry self-regulatory program to give consumers a better understanding of and greater control over ds that are customized based on their online behavior across different Web Sites. CBS Interactive is committed to complying with the Self-Regulatory Program for Online Behavioral Advertising. To learn more and make choices about interest-based ads from participating third parties, please visit the DAA consumer opt out page. In the UK, the Internet Advertising Bureau ("IAB UK") has developed Good Practice Principles for Online Behavioral Targeting. More information and an opt out page to manage online behavioral advertising preferences with IAB UK member companies are available at YourOnlineChoices.com. Please note that if you choose to opt out of having your information used to deliver advertisements tailored to your interests, you will continue to see advertisements on our Site(s), but these advertisements may not be as relevant to you.

Dollarball does not have access to the information these third parties may collect about your interests to deliver relevant advertising to you, and the information practices of these third parties are not covered by this Privacy Policy. In addition, Dollarball with third parties to help us track the ads that are delivered to you, in particular to control the number of times you receive the same ad, and to analyze the effectiveness of advertising on the Sites.

DOLLARBALL SUPPORTS DO NOT TRACK

What is “Do Not Track”? Do Not Track (DNT) is a privacy preference that any user can set as a preference in their preferred web browsers. The United States Federal Trade Commission has endorsed DNT and California enacted a bill (AB370) that lets the sites you visit know that you do not want them collecting certain kinds of information about you across services which you have either directly or indirectly interacted with while on the page.

The DNT browser setting is now supported by recent versions of major browsers, including Firefox 5+, Internet Explorer 9+, Safari 5.1+, and Chrome.

Dollarball supports “Do Not Track” We are committed to providing you with meaningful choices about the information we collect to improve your Dollarball experience. We fully support Do Not Track and here’s how:

When you turn on DNT in your browser, we stop collecting the information that allows Us to serve you better. Specifically, we stop collecting the unique browser cookie or cookies that links your browser to visits to Our Site(s). This Privacy Policy and the Terms of Service, which you agree to be bound by when becoming a Member of Our Site(s), contains all the information, rules, and regulations on what information We and other third parties use, collect and track in order to better serve you. For all the details, including how to turn on Do Not Track in your browser, please visit donottrack.us.

INFORMATION SHARING AND DISCLOSURE

We do not disclose your private personal information, except in the limited circumstances described here:

Your Consent: We may share or disclose your information at your direction, such as when you authorize a third-party web client or application as log-in credentials when you register for Membership.

Service Providers: We engage service providers to perform functions and provide services to us in the United States and abroad. We may share your private personal information with such service providers subject to confidentiality obligations consistent with this Privacy Policy, and on the condition that the third parties use your private personal data only on our behalf and pursuant to our instructions.

Law and Harm: Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Policy, we may preserve or disclose your information if we believe that it is reasonably necessary to comply with a law, regulation or legal request; to protect the safety of any person; to address fraud, security or technical issues; or to protect Dollarball’s rights or property. However, nothing in this Privacy Policy is intended to limit any legal defenses or objections that you may have to a third party’s, including a government’s, request to disclose your information.

Business Transfers: In the event that Dollarball is involved in a bankruptcy, merger, acquisition, reorganization or sale of assets, your information may be sold or transferred as part of that transaction. The promises in this Privacy Policy will apply to your information as transferred to the new entity.

HOW WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION

We are committed to protecting the information we receive from you. We follow reasonable technical and management practices to help protect the confidentiality, security and integrity of data stored on Our system. While no computer system is completely secure, we believe the measures we have implemented reduce the likelihood of security problems to a level appropriate to the type of data involved. We have implemented commercially reasonable precautions, including, where appropriate, password protection, encryption, SSL, firewalls, and internal restrictions on who may access data to protect our Site and the information We collect from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. The Sites encrypt your credit card number, debit card number, or other payment option and other personal information using secure socket layer (SSL) technology to provide for the secure transmission of the information from your personal computer to Our servers. In addition, only those employees and third parties who need access to you information in order to perform their duties are allowed such access. You should take steps to protect against unauthorized access to your password, phone, and computer by, among other things, signing off after using a hared computer, choosing a password that nobody else knows or can easily guess, and keeping your password private. Also, you should never share your log-in information with others. We are not esponsible for any lost, stolen, or compromised passwords or for any activity on your account via unauthorized password activity. To change your Facebook password, you must go to the Facebook site and follow its procedures for changing your password.

MODIFYING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

You may modify any personal information that you have submitted by logging into your account and updating your profile information. Please note that copies of information that you have updated, modified or deleted may remain viewable in cached and archived pages of the Site for a period of time. If you would like to access or modify your Facebook profile information, or adjust the types of information we receive from Facebook, you must adjust your Facebook account settings directly through Facebook. We have no control over how Facebook shares your information with us or other third parties. The information you provide to Facebook is subject to the Facebook Privacy Policy. You may also cancel your Dollarball account. Just log-in to your account and change your membership status. We will try to cancel your account as soon as possible, but it may take up to fourteen (14) business days for our systems to completely implement this so you may still get correspondences from us during that time.

California residents may request a list of certain third parties to which we have disclosed personally identifiable information about you for direct marketing purposes. You may make one request per calendar year. In your request, please attest to the fact that you are a California resident and provide a current California address for your response. You may request this information in writing by contacting us at: info@dollarball.com. Please allow up to thirty (30) days for a response.

OUR POLICY TOWARDS CHILDREN

Our Services are not directed to persons under 13. If you become aware that your child has provided us with personal information without your consent, please contact us at info@dollarball.com. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If we become aware that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we take steps to remove such information and terminate the child's account. You can find additional resources for parents and teens www.connectsafely.org.

CHANGES TO THIS POLICY

We may revise this Privacy Policy from time to time. The most current version of the policy will govern our use of your information and will always be at http://www.dollarball.com/privacy. If we make a change to this policy that, in our sole discretion, is material, we will notify you via an email to the email address associated with your account. By continuing to access or use the Services after those changes become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised Privacy Policy.

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