How Does V-World Enterprises Collect and Use Information About You?
The information learned from BostonFete.com’s users, members and customers helps V-World Enterprises personalize and continually improve your experience at BostonFete.com. Here are the types of information V-World Enterprises gathers and how this information is used:
Automatic Information: V-World Enterprises receives and stores certain types of Automatic Information whenever you interact with BostonFete.com. Here are the types of Automatic Information V-World Enterprises gathers and how it is used:
IP Address: Your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address is a unique identifier used to connect your computer to the Internet. Your IP address also is stored in BostonFete.com’s user registration databases when you register with BostonFete.com.
IP addresses may be used for various purposes, including to:
Web Beacons: Web pages may contain electronic images (called a “single-pixel GIF” or “Web beacon”) that allow a website to count users who have visited that page or to access certain cookies. V-World Enterprises uses Web beacons in the following ways:
Mobile Device Unique Identifier: BostonFete.com may from time to time provide services that allow users to access and customize Internet content through mobile phones, PDAs and other alternative devices. These devices may collect different information than what is collected by computers.
Personal Information: V-World Enterprises also receives and stores information that personally identifies you. The types of personally identifiable information that may be collected at BostonFete.com include: name, address, email address, phone number, fax number, billing address, shipping address, product selections, order number, referring URL, IP address, password, username, how you got to know about BostonFete.com, gender, occupation, personal interests, your age and information about your interests in and use of various products, programs and services. You voluntarily provide this personally identifiable information when you enter it on BostonFete.com to sign up as a member of BostonFete.com, whether in connection with a newsletter subscription, when you enter a sweepstakes, promotion or contest and/or other special benefits.
At BostonFete.com, you can submit personally identifiable information about other people. For example, you might submit a person’s name and email address to email a BostonFete.com news story and, if you are located in the United States, order a gift on BostonFete.com and want it sent directly to the recipient, you might submit the recipient’s name and address. The types of personally identifiable information that may be collected and stored about other people at BostonFete.com include: recipient’s name, address, email address and telephone number. V-World Enterprises does not knowingly share with, rent, transfer or sell personally identifiable information that you submit about other people to any third parties or nonaffiliated entities.
If you would like to update the information you provide in your membership account or unsubscribe to newsletters, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. New categories of marketing communications may be added to the account preferences page from time to time. Users who visit this page can opt out of receiving future marketing communications from these new categories or they can unsubscribe by following instructions contained in the messages they receive. V-World Enterprises reserves the right to send you certain communications relating to V-World Enterprises services, such as service announcements, administrative messages and the BostonFete.com newsletter without offering you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving them.
If you are located in the United States and make a purchase on BostonFete.com, V-World Enterprises will collect and store your personally identifiable information. When processing an order on BostonFete.com, V-World Enterprises needs to know your name, mailing address, billing address, email address, telephone number, product selection, order number, credit card number, security code and expiration date. This information is necessary to process your order and to keep you updated on your shipping status. V-World Enterprises may share such information with companies that help us process information, extend credit, fulfill customer orders, deliver products to you, manage and enhance customer data, provide customer service, assess your interest in our products and services, or conduct customer research or satisfaction surveys. These companies are also obligated to protect your personal information in accordance with V-World Enterprises’s policies.
Does V-World Enterprises Ever Share Information with Other Parties?
BostonFete.com may contain links to other sites whose information practices may be different than the information practices of V-World Enterprises. Users who click over to a third party site from a link on BostonFete.com must be aware that V-World Enterprises makes no warranties with regard to that site’s policies or business practices. V-World Enterprises is not responsible for any transactions that occur between the user and the third party site. Please consult the other sites’ privacy policies, as V-World Enterprises has no control over information that is submitted to or collected by these third parties. Should a user purchase any products or services from that third party site, the user must contact the third party site directly regarding any disputes that might occur, including but not limited to delayed shipping, missing products, damaged goods or pricing and billing discrepancies. V-World Enterprises is not responsible for the actions of any third-party site.
Business Transfers: As V-World Enterprises continues to develop its business, it might sell or buy assets. In such transactions, customer information generally is one of the transferred business assets. Also, in the event that V-World Enterprises or substantially all of its assets are acquired, customer information will be one of the transferred assets.
It is possible that due to fraud or deception by others, V-World Enterprises may unknowingly receive information pertaining to children under the age of 13. If V-World Enterprises is notified of this, once V-World Enterprises has verified the information, V-World Enterprises will promptly delete the information from its servers or otherwise obtain parental consent.
Consent to International Information Transfers: BostonFete.com is operated in the United States and is intended for viewing solely in the United States. While V-World Enterprises is committed to providing your information with a high level of privacy protection, you should know that the general level of protection for personal information in the United States may not be the same as that provided in other countries. If you are located outside of the United States, please be aware that any information you provide to V-World Enterprises will be transferred to the United States. By using BostonFete.com, participating in any BostonFete.com services and/or providing V-World Enterprises with personally identifiable information, you fully understand and unambiguously consent to this transfer and the collection and processing of information in the United States.