HypeGirls Privacy Policy

HypeGirls respects your privacy, and takes seriously the responsibility of protecting your personal and business information that you provide to HypeGirls via the HypeGirls website (the “Site”). This Privacy and Information Security Policy (“the Policy”) discusses the personally identifiable information that we collect about you when you use HypeGirls.com (the “Site”) and the Service we provide on or through the Site. This Policy is part of HypeGirls.com Terms of Use. Please refer to the Terms of Use to get further information regarding your rights and responsibilities as a user of the HypeGirls service and to better understand how to use the Service.

Please note that HypeGirls may update this Privacy Policy from time-to-time in its sole discretion. It is your responsibility to review the Privacy Policy for any changes each time that you use the Site. You can view the updated Privacy Policy here.

We also caution you to be safe whenever you use HypeGirls or any online listings. Please understand that HypeGirls does not and cannot personally endorse any of these listings. Please check references as you would with other listings.

Acknowledgement and Acceptance of the Privacy Policy

BY PROVIDING PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION TO US OR BY USING HYPEGIRLS.COM THE SERVICE, YOU AGREE TO THIS POLICY AND THE PRACTICES DESCRIBED IN THE POLICY. HYPEGIRLS.COM RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CHANGE THIS POLICY AND WILL PROVIDE NOTIFICATION OF ANY MATERIAL CHANGE OR AMENDMENT TO THE POLICY BY NOTICE POSTED TO HYPEGIRLS.COM. You are advised to consult the Policy regularly for any changes. If you do not agree with these terms, you should not use HypeGirls.com and the Service. By using HypeGirls.com and the Service, you are consenting to our using of your information as set forth in the Policy. “Using” means using cookies on a computer or using or touching information in any way, including, but not limited to, collecting, storing, deleting, using, combining and disclosing information.

Information Collection and Use

In order for you to take part in HypeGirls’s services, obtain information from HypeGirls or have questions answered by HypeGirls, HypeGirls may request and/or collect personal information that may include, without limitation, your first and last name, birth date (used to verify age) home address, phone number, email address, and feedback on HypeGirls’s services (“Personal Information”). This information is entered into your Profile depending on your use of the service. A Profile is the information about yourself that you wish other Users to know about you.

By entering Personal Information on the Site, you are consenting to our use of the Personal Information for purposes related to the Site and the services offered and/or provided on or in connection with the Site. Please keep in mind that when you give Personal Information you are giving us and third parties engaged by us permission to contact you and/or send you promotional and/or other marketing information about services and offerings. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways different from those disclosed in this Privacy Policy. We do not intend to collect information from children under 16 years of age. If we discover that we have inadvertently collected information from a child under 16 years of age, we will promptly take all reasonable measures to delete that data from our systems.

This site uses one or more web analytics services. These services may record mouse clicks, mouse movements, scrolling activity as well as text you type in this website. These services do not collect personally identifiable information that you have not voluntarily entered in this website. We are using the information collected by these services to improve the usability of this website.

Information Sharing

Information Collected During Registration

In the registration process, HypeGirls.com collects registration information from its users, including name, Profile name, password, and contact information such as external email and mailing address (“Personal Information”) that may identify you. Each of these different types of information may be used to provide Users with access to HypeGirls.com and the Service, including, but not limited to, your Profile page, other User’s profile pages, advertising, promotional pricing services, ability to contact other Users of the Service, and participating in the Service. Registration information is also used to authenticate users and recall their Profile pages.

Information Collected When you visit HypeGirls

Whenever you use HypeGirls.com and the Service, we collect and store information of Users in order to provide communications and the Service. This data is gathered from a variety of sources and enables HypeGirls.com to create personalized webpages, provide the Service to Users, and verify that the webpages are controlled by those who represent to claim them.

When you visit HypeGirls.com, servers automatically record information that your browser sends whenever you visit a website (“Log Data”). This Log Data may include information such as your IP address, browser type or the domain from which you are visiting, the webpages you visit, the search terms you use, and any advertisements or links on which you click. For most users, accessing the Internet from an Internet service provides an IP address will be different every time you log on. These IP addresses are also information collected for the log data. HypeGirls.com uses Log Data to monitor the use of HypeGirls.com and the Service, and for HypeGirls.com’s technical administration.

What does HypeGirls do with that information

Information, including, but not limited to, your Profile name, full name, profile photo, and any other personally identifiable information you have included in your profile, reviews, and use of the Service may be shown to other Users of the Service. Your full name and email address may also be used when you send an email through HypeGirls.com and the Service. You should be aware that when you voluntarily disclose personally identifiable information via your Profile, reviews, messages, forums, postings, and in using the Service, that information, along with any substantive information disclosed in your communication, can be collected and used by third parties and may result in unsolicited messages from other posters or third parties. Such activities are beyond the scope of HypeGirls.com. PLEASE DO NOT POST ON HYPEGIRLS.COM OR ANY OTHER AREAS ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION THAT YOU EXPECT TO KEEP PRIVATE

Using Service Features.

HypeGirls.com may use your information to fulfill your requests for services, offer services that may be of interest to you; customize the advertising and content that you see on HypeGirls.com; facilitate your use of HypeGirls.com; manage your account and your preferences; analyze use of and improve HypeGirls.com and the Service; identify and protect against fraud and/or misuses of HypeGirls.com and the Service; and enforce the Terms of Use

When you submit reports regarding service providers on the Site, HypeGirls may share certain Personal Information (such as your name, mailing address, phone number, and e-mail address) with the relevant specialists so that they can respond to your report. By entering Personal Information on this Site and submitting reports regarding specialists, you consent to the disclosure of your Personal Information to HypeGirls affiliates, partners and non-affiliated third parties selected by HypeGirls, as well to the specialists about whom you have submitted reports. While HypeGirls will only share your Personal Information with specialists about whom you have submitted reports, HypeGirls makes no representation or warranty as to the security or privacy practices of non-affiliated third parties and specialists. For more information regarding the privacy policies of third parties and specialists, please refer to their respective websites.

We may share aggregated demographic information with third party sponsors and advertisers. This aggregated demographic information is not linked to any of your personal information that can identify you. In addition, we may disclose any information collected from this Site (a) if required or permitted pursuant to any applicable law, regulation, or court or administrative order; (b) in connection with any user’s violation of posted terms of use for this Site or other agreements with HypeGirls; (c) to protect the property of HypeGirls or its affiliates; or (d) to protect the personal safety of employees of HypeGirls or its affiliates, other users of this Site, or a member of the public. HypeGirls also may disclose and/or transfer Personal Information to a purchaser or transferee of all or a portion of HypeGirls’ assets in conjunction with the sale or transfer of such assets.

Announcements, Messages, and Newsletters.

HypeGirls.com will send you a welcome/confirmation email when you register for HypeGirls.com and the Service. Receipt of this email is required to use HypeGirls.com and the Service and helps us authentic who the user is. HypeGirls.com might periodically email you with administrative messages that are necessary for your use of HypeGirls to be smooth. Additionally, HypeGirls offers newsletters. These newsletters keeps user abreast of new developments within HypeGirls and allows users to learn of promotions and other items beneficial to the user. To opt on to our newsletter, you will be asked for information, such as your e-mail address. This email address will be used for this feature. You may unsubscribe at any time by following the instructions contained in the email we send you.

Security

This Site uses industry-standard security measures to protect certain Personal Information. However, no data transmitted over or accessible through the public Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we attempt to protect Personal Information, HypeGirls cannot ensure or warrant that Personal Information will be completely secure from misappropriation by hackers or from other nefarious or criminal activities, or in the event of a failure of computer hardware, software, or a telecommunications network.

Links

This Site may contain links to other websites. Please be aware that HypeGirls is not responsible for the privacy practices or policies of such other websites. Please reviews those other websites’ privacy practices and policies.

Cookies

Cookies May Be Necessary. Like most websites, HypeGirls.com requires cookies to function properly. Cookies are small text files that reside on a User’s computer and identify you as a unique user. We use cookies to refine HypeGirls.com and the Service and to tailor the User experience. You should be aware that HypeGirls.com cannot control the use of cookies by advertisers or any information advertisers may gather from their use of cookies. You can configure your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set. However, you should note that cookies may be necessary to provide you certain features (e.g., customized information and use of HypeGirls.com and the Service) available on HypeGirls.com. If you reject all cookies, you may not be able to use HypeGirls.com and the Service that requires you to “log in”. You may also be unable to take full advantage of HypeGirls.com and the Service.

Tracking Technologies

Web Beacons. Web Beacons/ Web Bugs (known as clear gifs, pixel tags or web bugs) are tiny graphics with a unique identifier, similar in function to cookies, and are used to track the online movements of web users or to access cookies. Unlike cookies which are stored on the user’s computer hard drive, web beacons are embedded invisibly on the web pages (or in email) and are about the size of the period at the end of a sentence. Web beacons may be used to deliver or to communicate with cookies, to count users who have visited certain pages and to understand usage patterns. HypeGirls.com may also include web beacons in promotional (or other) email messages or newsletters to determine whether messages have been opened and acted upon. HypeGirls.com may also receive an anonymous identification number if you come to HypeGirls.com from an online advertisement displayed on a third party website.

Shared Information

Agents and Third Parties. HypeGirls.com might employ other companies and people to perform tasks on our behalf and would need to share your information with them to provide products or services to you. Without your permission, these agents and third parties do not have any right to use personal information HypeGirls.com shares with them beyond what is necessary to assist us. HypeGirls.com may allow third party advertising companies or ad networks to display advertisements on HypeGirls.com. HypeGirls.com does not provide any personal information to these companies; however, these third parties may use tracking tools, such as cookies, to collect information about computers used to view or interact with their advertisements.

Profiles-non Published. Profile information is displayed to users of HypeGirls publicly in connection with HypeGirls.com and the Service. As part of HypeGirls.com and the Service, you will receive from HypeGirls.com and other users and partners email and other communications relating to your profile and/or communications related to your use of HypeGirls.com and the Service. Please note, if you post information about yourself or others, or communicate with others using HypeGirls.com and the Service, HypeGirls.com cannot control who reads your communications and what others may do with such information. Please use caution in posting personal information.

Profiles-Published. A Profile that is published has been made public. Publishing a profile allows users who are not registered with HypeGirls to view your complete profile.

Profiles-Thumbnails. All Profiles will have a Thumbnail version of the Profile. The Thumbnail will contain the following information: Profile name or Business name (2) the Thumbnail of the primary photo of the Profile owner, (3) Profile headline and (4) a few words or sentences from the Profile’s content. This Thumbnail version is public and can be searched by those outside of HypeGirls.

Promotions, Sweepstakes, and Contests. From time to time, HypeGirls.com may host promotions, sweepstakes, or contests. You may be asked to provide personal information or permit the transfer to a third party of your personal information in connection with such promotion, sweepstake, or contest. It will be disclosed at the point of collection or transfer who is collecting or transferring the information and whose privacy policy applies, and it will be your choice whether or not you wish to permit such transfer or collection of personal information to a third party.

Transfers. HypeGirls.com will not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with nonaffiliated parties except as specified in the Policy to provide products or services you have requested or when HypeGirls.com has your permission. HypeGirls.com may choose to buy or sell assets in connection with a merger, acquisition, reorganization or sale of assets or in the event of bankruptcy. HypeGirls.com will transfer information about you if HypeGirls.com is acquired or merged with another company. In this event, HypeGirls.com will notify you by email or by putting a prominent notice on HypeGirls.com before information about you is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy. You will have the opportunity to opt out of any such transfer if the new entity’s planned use of your information differs materially from that set forth in this Policy.

Protection of HypeGirls.com and Others.

HypeGirls.com may release personal information when we believe in good faith that the release is necessary to comply with the law; enforce or apply the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and other agreements; or to protect the rights, property, or safety of HypeGirls.com, our employees, our Users, or others. HypeGirls.com may disclose personally identifiable information to parties in compliance with HypeGirls.com’s Terms of Use, as HypeGirls.com in its sole discretion believes necessary or appropriate in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringement, piracy, or other unlawful activity. In such events, HypeGirls.com may disclose name, street address, city, state, zip code, country, phone number, email address, and company name. This includes, without limitation,

  1. Third Party Websites
    1. HypeGirls.com’s Policy Does Not Apply. Except as otherwise expressly provided in the Privacy Policy (‘Policy’), the Policy only addresses the use and disclosure of information that HypeGirls.com collects from you. HypeGirls.com may contain links to other websites. The fact that HypeGirls.com is linked to another website is not an endorsement, authorization, or representation of our affiliation with that third party. HypeGirls.com and the Service are collaborative, and may contain links to multiple third party sites on the Internet, including many that have different privacy and security policies and practices than HypeGirls.com. If you disclose your information to others, whether they are Users on HypeGirls.com or on the internet, different policies may apply to their use or disclosure of the information you disclose to them. HypeGirls.com does not control the privacy policies of third parties, and you are subject to the privacy policies of those third parties where applicable. HypeGirls.com makes no representations or warranties about and are not responsible for the policies and practices of those sites linked to HypeGirls.com or its users. We urge you to consult the policies available on those sites to further understand their practices.
  2. Accessing, Correcting, and Changing Registration and Contact Information
    1. Registration Information. If you need to update or change your registration information, you may do so by editing your information on HypeGirls.com. To update and/or access your information, log on to HypeGirls.com and select your profile editing options.
    2. Cancelling or Terminating Your Account. If you choose to cancel your account and cease using HypeGirls.com and the Service, please be aware that HypeGirls.com may retain information in our backup and/or archival copies of our database. HypeGirls.com may retain information for as long as required, allowed, or believe it useful to retain, but do not undertake any retention obligations. HypeGirls.com may dispose of information in its discretion without notice, subject to applicable law that specifically requires the handling or retention of information. You must keep your own, separate back-up records.
  3. Security
    1. Protect Your User Information. HypeGirls.com has implemented processes that are designed to protect User information and maintain security. Each registered User is has a unique user name (Profile Name) and password which is required to access their user information. Your HypeGirls.com Account Information is protected by your password for your privacy and security. It is the User’s responsibility to protect the security of their login information. HypeGirls.com’s services are located in secure server environments. Firewalls and other security technologies are employed to prevent interference or access from outside intruders; however we cannot guarantee the security of User account information. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors may compromise the security of User information at any time.

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Acknowledgement and Acceptance of the Privacy Policy

BY PROVIDING PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION TO US OR BY USING HYPEGIRLS.COM AND THE SERVICE, YOU AGREE TO THIS POLICY AND THE PRACTICES DESCRIBED IN THE POLICY. HYPEGIRLS.COM RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CHANGE THIS POLICY AND WILL PROVIDE NOTIFICATION OF ANY MATERIAL CHANGE OR AMENDMENT TO THE POLICY BY NOTICE POSTED TO HYPEGIRLS.COM. You are advised to consult the Policy regularly for any changes. If you do not agree with these terms, you should not use HypeGirls.com and the Service. By using HypeGirls.com and the Service, you are consenting to our using of your information as set forth in the Policy. “Using” means using cookies on a computer or using or touching information in any way, including, but not limited to, collecting, storing, deleting, using, combining and disclosing information.

Contact Information

If you would like to contact us with questions or comments concerning the accuracy and/or privacy of your Personal Information, or if you believe that HypeGirls has not adhered to this Privacy Policy, please contact HypeGirls at