Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy for stampcollectingspot.com

Stamp Collecting Spot (“Stamp Collecting Spot or “the website”) operates stampcollectingspot.com. It is Stamp Collecting Spot’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Stamp Collecting Spot collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Stamp Collecting Spot’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Stamp Collecting Spot’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Stamp Collecting Spot may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Stamp Collecting Spot also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on the stampcollectingspot.com blog. Stamp Collecting Spot only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of Stamp Collecting Spot.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Stamp Collecting Spot choose to interact with Stamp Collecting Spot in ways that require Stamp Collecting Spot to gather personally-identifying information. For instance, when one creates an account on stampcollectingspot.com. The amount and type of information that Stamp Collecting Spot gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at stampcollectingspot.com to provide a username and email address. Stamp Collecting Spot collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Stamp Collecting Spot. Stamp Collecting Spot does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. Visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

Stamp Collecting Spot may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to the website. Stamp Collecting Spot may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Stamp Collecting Spot does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Stamp Collecting Spot discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that need to know that information in order to process it on Stamp Collecting Spot’s behalf. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using the Stamp Collecting Spot website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Stamp Collecting Spot will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Stamp Collecting Spot discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Stamp Collecting Spot believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Stamp Collecting Spot, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of Stamp Collecting Spot and have supplied your email address, Stamp Collecting Spot may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Stamp Collecting Spot and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Stamp Collecting Spot takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Stamp Collecting Spot uses cookies to help Stamp Collecting Spot identify and track visitors, their usage of the Stamp Collecting Spot website, and their website access preferences. Stamp Collecting Spot visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using the Stamp Collecting Spot website, with the drawback that certain features of Stamp Collecting Spot may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If Stamp Collecting Spot, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Stamp Collecting Spot goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Stamp Collecting Spot may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

 Ads

Ads appearing on Stamp Collecting Spot may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Stamp Collecting Spot and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Stamp Collecting Spot may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Stamp Collecting Spot’s sole discretion. Stamp Collecting Spot encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If you have a stampcollectingspot.com account, you might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

If you require any more information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us by email at support@stampcollectingspot.com.