Last Revised: February 28, 2021
If you have an unresolved privacy or data use concern that we have not addressed satisfactorily, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We collect information you provide directly to us. For example, we may collect information you provide when you create an account, create or edit your profile, upload content or comments, complete a registration, fill out a form or survey, participate in a contest or promotion, make a purchase, subscribe to the Platform, pay for or accept payment for services, participate in interactive features of the Platform, connect or communicate with us via third party social media sites, send us an email, request customer support or otherwise communicate with us or communicate with other users through the Platform. The types of information we may collect in this manner include basic contact information (e.g. name, email address, postal address, zip code, mobile number), location, demographic information, photographs, video, and credit card and other payment and bank information you provide to us.
When you access or use the Platform, we automatically collect information about you, including without limitation:
We may also obtain information from other sources and combine that with information we collect through the Platform. For example, analytics we may collect information about you from other users, identity verification services, credit bureaus, mailing list providers and publicly available sources.
If you log into your account through sign-in services, including without limitation Google and Facebook Connect, you provide Sweeps with permission to access certain information about you from Facebook or such other sign-in service, such as your Facebook User ID, user profile, friends list, user graph and profile picture.
We may use information about you for various purposes, including without limitation to:
Sweeps is based in the United States and the information we collect is governed by U.S. law. By accessing or using the Platform or otherwise providing information to us, you consent to the processing and transfer of information in and to the U.S. and other countries.
We may also share aggregated information that does not directly identify you.
Sweeps has not sold the information you provide us to third parties in the past twelve months. We currently do not sell your information to third parties. If you wish to ensure your information is not sold in the future, please send us a “Do Not Sell My Personal Information” request at email@example.com.
The Platform may offer social sharing features and other integrated tools, including without limitation the Facebook "Like" button, which let you share actions you take in connection with the Platform with other media, and vice versa. The use of such features enables the sharing of information with your friends or the public, depending on the settings you establish with the entity that provides the social sharing feature. For more information about the purpose and scope of data collection and processing in connection with social sharing features, please visit the privacy policies of the entities that provide these features.
If you choose to use our referral service, which is powered by a third party, to tell a friend about us, we will ask you for your friend’s email address. We will automatically send your friend a one-time email inviting him or her to visit the site. Sweeps stores this information for the sole purpose of sending this one-time email and tracking the success of our referral program. Your friend may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to request that we remove this information from our database.
Sweeps takes reasonable measures in an attempt to help protect information about you from loss, theft, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction, including without limitation Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology for sensitive information such as financial information. However, no data transmitted over or accessible through the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure, and Sweeps does not represent or warrant that your information will be completely secure, including without limitation 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. If you have any questions about security with the Platform, you can contact us at email@example.com.
You may access, update or correct your profile information at any time by logging into your account. Certain types of information, such as age, cannot be altered without Sweeps's assistance. Please contact Sweeps at firstname.lastname@example.org to change such information. If you wish to delete or deactivate your account, you may do so by visiting your account settings and closing your account, but note that we may retain certain information as required by law or for legitimate business purposes. We will respond to the above-mentioned requests within a reasonable timeframe. We may also retain cached or archived copies of information about you for a certain period of time. If you wish to terminate our access to your Facebook information, then login to Facebook and remove Sweeps from your list of applications.
The Platform may include a location feature whereby it will automatically collect your geolocation information if you provide your consent. In such an event, the Platform will use and share such location to enable users, including without limitation to determine which users in their network are nearby and to determine the location of another user. Sweeps may also use location information to provide information and advertising to users. IF YOU WANT TO STOP THE AUTOMATIC COLLECTION OF YOUR LOCATION INFORMATION, YOU MAY DO SO BY USING THE PRIVACY SETTINGS ON YOUR DEVICE.
We send you push notifications from time-to-time in order to update you about any events or promotions that we may be running. If you no longer wish to receive these types of communications, you may turn them off at the device level. To ensure you receive proper notifications, we will need to collect certain information about your device such as operating system and user identification information.
Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually choose to set your browser to remove or reject browser cookies. Please note that if you choose to remove or reject cookies, this could affect the availability and functionality of the Platform.
You may opt out of receiving promotional emails or text messages from Sweeps by following the instructions in those emails or text messages or through your account settings. If you opt out, we may still send you non-promotional communications, such as those about your account or our ongoing business relations.
The Platform may contain third party advertising and links to third party websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or policies of these advertisers or websites. Please contact such advertisers or websites directly for more information about their privacy practices. We hereby expressly disclaim, and you hereby expressly release us from, any and all liability whatsoever for any controversies, claims, suits, injuries, harm, loss and/or damages, arising from and/or in any way related to third party advertisers and/or the use of links to third party websites that may appear on the Platform, including without limitation such websites' availability, privacy policies, content, advertising, and/or products or other materials.
This Platform is not intended for use by children under 13 years of age. Parents: If you become aware that your child under 13 years of age has created an account or otherwise posted personal information through the Platform, please notify us at email@example.com so that we can take appropriate action. We may require verification of your identity.
You have the right to know and see the data that Sweeps has collected about you over the last twelve months, including;
You have the right to request that we delete your personal information from you and direct our service providers to do the same. There are a number of exceptions, that include, but are not limited to when the information is necessary for us or a third party to do any of the following;
To request access to or deletion of your personal information, please contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to 500 Oak Ave. Carrboro, NC 27510. Please include your full name, email address, and phone number associated with your Sweeps account, along with the reason for your request.