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Privacy Policy

stickK.com, LLC ("stickK") knows that you care about how your personal information is used and shared, and we take your privacy very seriously. Please read the following to learn more about our privacy policy. By visiting the stickK website, you are accepting the practices outlined in this Privacy Policy.

If you have any questions concerning this privacy policy, please Contact Us.

What this Policy Covers. This Privacy Policy covers stickK's treatment of personal information that stickK gathers when you are on the www.stickK.com website and when you use stickK services. This policy does not apply to the practices of third parties that stickK does not own or control, or to individuals that stickK does not employ or manage.

TRUSTe Program. Information Collected by stickK. We collect the following types of information from stickK users: Use of information by stickK. stickK uses your information to contact you about your Commitment Contract(s); to bill users who have agreed to post Commitment Stakes or purchase products through the site; to fulfill product orders; to contact you about stickK-related news, features, products, surveys, promotions, updates and/or special offers; to facilitate social networking (e.g. friend requests and notifications, creating groups of users with similar goals, or referee and supporter requests); to serve ads tailored to your stated interests and goals; and, without using personally identifiable information, to analyze and report success trends.

Email Communications. Cookies. Clear Gifs (Web Beacons/Web Bugs). We employ or our third party advertising partner and service providers employs a software technology called clear gifs (a.k.a. Web Beacons/Web Bugs), that help us better manage content on our site by informing us what content is effective.  Clear gifs are tiny graphics with a unique identifier, similar in function to cookies, and are used to track the online movements of Web users.  In contrast to cookies, which are stored on a user’s computer hard drive, clear gifs are embedded invisibly on Web pages and are about the size of the period at the end of this sentence. We do not tie the information gathered by clear gifs to our customers’ personally identifiable information.

Online Advertising. Links to 3rd Party Sites. The stickK website includes links to other websites whose privacy practices may differ from those of stickK. If you submit personal information to any of those sites, your information is governed by their privacy policies. We encourage you to carefully read the privacy policy of any website that you visit.

Social Media Widgets/Features. Our Web site includes Social Media Features, such as the Facebook Like button. When you interact with it, These Features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our site, and may set a cookie to enable the Feature to function properly. Social Media Features and Widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our Site. Your interactions with these Features are governed by the privacy policy of the company providing it.

Sharing Your Information. Because stickK enables people to discover and share information with one another, information about the people who use stickK is an integral part of the stickK experience. Although we may share non-personally identifiable information, such as aggregate user statistics, demographic information, and website usage information with third parties, rest assured that we will share your personally identifiable information only as described below. Keeping Information Secure. Ways to Control Display and Use of Your Information. Children. Changes to this Privacy Policy. stickK may amend this Privacy Policy from time to time, at its sole discretion. Use of information we collect now is subject to the Privacy Policy in effect at the time such information is used. If we make material changes to the Privacy Policy, we will notify you here, by email, or by posting an announcement on the stickK website prior to the change becoming effective so you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances if any, it is disclosed.

Conditions of Use. If you decide to visit stickK website, your visit and any possible dispute over privacy is subject to this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use, including limitations on damages, arbitration of disputes, and application of New York state law.

Effective Date of this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy is effective as of August 25, 2013 and last updated January 15, 2014.  The original privacy policy was posted here on December 10, 2007.

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