Effective Date: November 30th, 2011
We are committed to safeguarding your privacy. This Policy applies to www.ringtone.com.
This site does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. If you are under 18,
you must have your parents or a guardian’s permission before you use this site.
If you are visiting the site from outside the United States be advised that you are
consenting to the transfer and storage of your information into the United States.
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to change, modify, add or
posting the amended Policy on or within the Service. We may
decide, at our sole discretion, to give you additional notice of any
changes, such as through an e-mail message or messaging within the
Service. You will be deemed to have accepted all such changes to the
stated, all amended terms shall automatically be effective after they
shall apply to any dispute of which we had actual notice before the date
of the amendment.
Information We Collect
We only use information we collect to provide services you sign up
for. When you subscribe to site services including ringtones, music
trivia, horoscopes, and jokes, you are required to enter your mobile
phone number, your carrier, and the model of your phone. We will assign
you a password that you can change. If you subscribe to our music trivia
service you have the option to create a username, enter your date of
birth, gender and email address; we encourage you to submit this
information for score tracking and so that we can provide you a more
personalized experience on our site. When you subscribe to any site
service you may submit your e-mail address. We use your e-mail
address to contact you about your subscription, service termination or
changes. You must provide true, current, complete, and accurate
information when prompted. We may reject and delete any information that
we believe is false, fraudulent, or inconsistent with this Policy.
We may provide you the opportunity to participate in surveys on our
site. If you participate, we will request certain information from
you. Participation in these surveys is completely voluntary and you
therefore have a choice whether or not to disclose this information.
The requested information typically includes demographic information (such
as gender and age). We use this information to tailor and personalize
the site. We may use a third party service provider to conduct these surveys.
You are responsible for keeping all information you provide to us
current. At anytime you can correct or update your personally
identifiable information by logging into your account and updating your
information. To change your information after you login to your
account click on the My Account tab then on the My Profile tab. If
you are having problems changing your account information you can email
us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or you
can call us at 1-866-313-7157. You are responsible for maintaining the
strict confidentiality of your password. You must notify us at email@example.com
if your password has been compromised. You are responsible for
your conduct on the site, on your mobile device and for the conduct of
others who use your mobile device, or user login or password. If
you blog using Write NowSM or submit an entry on our website blog, know
that any personally identifiable information you submit can be read,
collected, or used by other users of the forum, and could be used to
send you unsolicited messages. We are not responsible for any
personally identifiable information you submit using these tools.
you register or "Login" and is modified when you change your account or
"Logout"; (2) Estimate our audience size. Each browser accessing
is given a unique cookie which is then used to determine the extent of
repeat usage and usage by registered versus unregistered users; (3)
Measure traffic patterns in the aggregate. We use the cookie
information to optimize our site content. In addition, some of our
optimize, banners, and promotions. We have no control over these
business partners. We do not link cookie information we collect to your
personally identifiable information. By modifying your browser preferences,
you can accept all cookies, be notified when a cookie is set, or reject all
cookies. If you choose to reject all cookies you will be unable to use the
services that require registration.
Third Parties and Advertising
Third parties advertise on our Site, and we also contract with third
parties to serve ads across the Internet. These third parties may serve
ads about our products or services, or third party products or services
in which, based on your Session Data, we or our business partners
believe you may be interested. While we may share Session Data with
third parties to help facilitate the serving of these ads, we do not
share any Personal Information about you unless you give us permission
including those collected on our Site, to track Session Data about the
ads you have seen and types of things in which you appear interested.
These third parties may also use combined information about your visits
to our Site and other sites in order to provide advertisements about
related goods and services that may be of interest to you.
When you click on a third party advertisers' link from our Site, you
will be taken off of our Site and will enter the third party's site. We
are not responsible for such third party's sites. You should carefully
review the privacy statements of any other site you visit, because those
privacy statements will apply to your visit to that site, and may be
very different from our policy.
You can opt-out of the advertising program by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative website
Opting out of a network does not mean you will no longer receive online advertising. It does mean that the network from which you
opted out will no longer deliver ads tailored to your Web preferences and usage patterns.
We do not share, sell, rent or trade your personally identifiable
information with third parties for promotional purposes. We do work with
content and billing aggregators to deliver the services and to bill
you. When you sign up for service, we will share your mobile phone
number, the model of your phone, and your carrier information as
necessary for the third party to provide that service. Our
contract with the content and billing aggregators prohibits them from
using your information to advertise to you and from sharing your
information with others. From time to time, we may validate the
information in our database and obtain additional information, such as
address, demographic or lifestyle information, by employing a third
party. Our contract with these third parties prohibits them from
using or sharing your information with others. We may use this
information to send you customer support, contact and service
information. We may disclose or access all your information for
administrative purposes. We reserve the right to disclose your
personally identifiable information as required by law and when we
believe disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, comply with a
judicial proceeding, court order or legal process served on our
website. In the event that we undergo a business transition, such
as a merger, acquisition by another company, consolidation or sale of
all or a portion of assets, we may transfer all of your information,
including personal information, to the successor organization in such
Your account is password-protected so that you and only you have
access to it. You are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of
your passwords. You may edit your account information and service
subscriptions by logging in
to your account. We will never ask you for your password on the phone
or in an email. You should always sign-out of your account and close
your browser window when you have finished using our site.
All of your information is stored in a technically and physically secure
environment. Furthermore, access to this information is strictly
limited, and the information is not accessible to the public. To prevent
unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy and ensure the correct use
of information, we use appropriate industry standard procedures to
safeguard the confidentiality of your information, such as firewall,
encryption, token authentication, application proxies, and monitoring
In addition, we have security measures in place to protect the loss,
misuse and alteration of personal information under our control.
Although we take every reasonable technological precaution available to
protect your data, no data transmission over the Internet can be
guaranteed to be 100% secure. Thus, although, we strive to protect your
information, we cannot warrant the security of any information you
transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk.
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act
The site is not intended for use by children. You can stop your child from subscribing to
www.ringtone.com using our Parental Control function.
We encourage parents and guardians to be familiar with the sites their children visit. The
Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") regulates the means by which web site operators collect and
use personal information from children under 13, pursuant to the Children’s Online Privacy
Protection Act of 1998 (the "Act"). For information and tips on children’s online privacy visit
TRUSTe privacy program
Ringtone.com, LLC is a licensee of the TRUSTe Privacy Program. TRUSTe
is an independent, non-profit organization whose mission is to build
user’s trust and confidence in the Internet by promoting the use of fair
information practices. This privacy statement covers the Web site
because this Web site wants to demonstrate its commitment to your
privacy, it has agreed to disclose its information practices and have
its privacy practices reviewed for compliance by TRUSTe.
If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, you should first contact us at
firstname.lastname@example.org. If you do not receive acknowledgement
of your inquiry or your inquiry has not been satisfactorily addressed, you should contact TRUSTe
TRUSTe will then serve as a liaison with us to resolve your concerns.
You may contact us:
1. By e-mail at email@example.com;
2. By phone at 1-866-313-7157 24/7; or
3. By letter to:
601 West Broadway, Suite 400
Vancouver, BC V5Z 4C2
Attn: Customer Service
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