Information We Collect.
If you are unwilling to provide your personally identifiable information through our websites, then this may limit the extent to which you are able to use our websites and services. If you provide us with your personally identifiable information, you have the ability to prevent us from sharing your information with third parties if you so wish. Simply contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note to Parents – No Information Collected from Children.
We will never knowingly collect any personal information from children under the age of 13. Our Services are intended for a general audience and were not designed for children. If we obtain actual knowledge that we have collected personal information about a child under the age of 13, that information will be immediately deleted from our database.
We use electronic images known as “web beacons” (sometimes called single-pixel gifs, clear gifs or action tags) which allow us to collect information about your visit to our website, measure and improve the effectiveness of advertisements and track delivery of advertising. Web Beacons collect only a limited set of information including a cookie number, time and date of page view, as well as a description of the page on which the web beacon resides. We may also use web beacons in email messages sent to you. This allows us to determine if you opened or acted upon the email messages. Because web beacons are the same as any other content request, you cannot opt out or refuse them. However, web beacons can be rendered ineffective by either opting out of cookies or changing the cookie setup in your browser.
How We Use and Share Information.
Product and Service Delivery. Information that you provide and that we gather about you while you are using our website is an integral part of our business. We use and share personal and non-personal information to provide you with the products and or services you have requested. This may include passing your information on to a third party to provide such products or services. For example, when you express interest in products, services, and promotions we will share your request or expression of interest with a third party we know who offers such products, services, promotions, and as applicable, with their affiliates and third party finder or marketing companies (collectively, “Business Providers”). By choosing to complete any forms or express interest in services and products, you are expressly authorizing us to provide your personally identifiable information to those Business Providers. Although our contractual arrangement limits how Business Providers can use your information, we do not control the privacy practices of the Business Providers. If you have any questions or wish to remove your information from the Business Providers’ databases, you will need to contact that Business Provider directly. We also use your information to follow up with you regarding the services and products you have requested such as an email to you requesting that you complete your registration form. We may also provide you with additional offers that may be of interest to you. We reserve the right to contact you to conduct surveys for the purpose of learning more about your experience and to also learn about your additional interests and opinions that could affect future products and services we may provide, promote, or the Business Providers.
Telemarketing and SMS – Special Consent By submitting your request for services or products advertised or promoted on or through any of our Services, you are providing your express written consent to be contacted by City Crate and/or by our associated advertisers, their customers, subscribers, professional service providers and other Business Providers to contact you for marketing, informational and/or other similar or related purposes in connection with such request. You further understand and agree that you may be contacted by telephone device (including being contacted on a recorded line and potentially by use of automated dialing systems and artificial or prerecorded voice messaging), email, mail or otherwise, based on the phone number, email address and/or other data you have provided in the request form you completed and submitted to City Crate through our Services. This consent applies even if your phone number, email address or other data is on a corporate, federal, State, local, or other do-not-contact type of list or director (i.e., the U.S. National Do Not Call Registry). You are not required to consent to receiving auto-dialer calls, or to otherwise provide this consent, as a condition of purchasing any products or services from City Crate or any of our advertisers, customers, subscribers, professional service providers, or other Business Providers. You agree that your submitted request or inquiry (as described above) acts as your electronic signature for this consent. You acknowledge that for text, SMS, calls and other electronic messages that message and data rates (i.e., from your network provider) may apply.
Website Enhancements. We use the information we gather to respond to any inquiries you make, operate and improve the functionality of our website, and deliver the products and services advertised on our website. Our services include the display of personalized products, content, and advertising, relating to your experience and interests. Targeted Advertising. Based on information you provide and that we gather, we may customize and target advertising to you as an individual. In our discretion, we may combine information to target advertising to an individual on the website, in email and/or through direct mail. Such advertising may be different from the products or services offered or promoted on our website.
Email. We may use your email address to promote goods and services of third parties that may be of interest to you and these may be different than the products or services offered or promoted on our website.
Direct Mail. We may use the information we gather and that you provide to advertise, directly or indirectly, to you using postal mail. Website Functionality We share your information with companies and individuals we employ to perform technical functions on our behalf. Examples include third parties who host our website, analyze our data, provide marketing assistance, process credit card payments, and provide customer service.
Third Party Products and Services We sell, rent, lease, or share your information with third parties who will provide you with their opportunities, products, or services. This includes your personal and non-personal information, and includes your interests and preferences, so they may determine whether you might be interested in their products or services.
Anonymous Information We share aggregated anonymous information about you, combined with other persons using our website with third parties, so that they can understand the kinds of visitors that come to our website, and how those visitors use our website. This includes demographic information and behavioral information.
Legal Process We disclose your information if legally required to do so, or at our discretion, pursuant to a request from a governmental entity, or if we believe in good faith that such action is necessary to (a) conform to legal requirements or comply with legal processes; (b) protect our rights or property, or our affiliated companies; (c) prevent a crime or protect national security; or (d) protect the personal safety of users or the public.
Business Transfers We may disclose and transfer your information to a third party who acquires any or all of our business, whether such acquisition is by way of merger, consolidation or purchase of all or a substantial portion of our assets. In the event we become the subject of an insolvency proceeding, whether voluntary or involuntary, we or our liquidator, administrator, receiver or administrative receiver may sell, license or otherwise dispose of, such information in a transaction approved by the court.
Collection and Use of Information by Third Parties.
Third parties collect and use information about you on or through our website in the following way:
Advertisers. Advertising agencies, advertising networks, and other companies who place ads on our website, may use their own cookies, web beacons, and other technology, to collect information about you. We do not control the use of such technology and have no responsibility for the use of such technology to gather information about you.
Hyperlinks. Our website and email messages sometimes contain hypertext links to websites owned by third parties. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such other websites. These links are provided for your convenience and reference only. We do not operate or control any information, software, products, or services, available on these third party websites. The inclusion of a link on our website does not imply any endorsement of the services, products or website, or its sponsoring organization.
Analytics. As described above, we use third parties to monitor analyze and report on the traffic to, from and within our website and email messages.
Security of Your Information.
We try to safeguard and protect your information. The servers in which we store your information are kept in a secure physical environment and have industry standard firewalls. Access to such servers is password protected and access by our employees is limited. Currently, we use Secure Socket Layer software ("SSL") to protect data and to secure any transactions. Although we take commercially reasonable technological precautions to protect your data, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure; therefore, we cannot and do not warrant that your information will be absolutely secure. Any transmission of data at or through our website is at your own risk.
California residents have the right to receive, once a year, information about third parties with whom we have shared information about you or your family for their marketing purposes during the previous calendar year, and a description of the categories of personal information shared. In addition, California residents have the right to know if we respond to do not track signals or cookies. We do not respond to such signals or cookies.
California customers may request further information about our compliance with by writing us at the address below. Please note that we are only required to respond to one request per customer each year, and we are not required to respond to requests made by means other than through a request through our postal address.
6319 Colfax Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 91606
Last Updated: October 03, 2016