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"). Blackheart, a division of Hot Topic, Inc. ("Blackheart," "we," or "us") takes the protection of your personal information seriously. By visiting and using the Site, or using any of the services available through the Site (the "Service
YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION MAY BE PROCESSED BY US IN THE COUNTRY WHERE IT WAS COLLECTED AS WELL AS OTHER COUNTRIES (INCLUDING THE UNITED STATES) WHERE LAWS REGARDING PROCESSING OF PERSONAL INFORMATION MAY BE LESS STRINGENT THAN THE LAWS IN YOUR COUNTRY.
Information You Provide
On the Site, you may enter sweepstakes and contests, participate in surveys and polls, subscribe to a service, or enroll to receive certain entertainment or information. We may need or request certain types of personally identifiable information (i.e. information that can directly identify you or indicate where you might be contacted, or information associated with the foregoing) (any of the foregoing, "Personal Information
") and collect it in connection with these various activities and offerings. We collect the following Personal Information, if voluntarily provided by you: name, address, email address, mobile telephone number, fax number, age, date of birth, sex, grade level, and credit card information. We do not consider demographic information about you (such as age, date of birth, sex, and grade level), products purchased, indications of your interests, likes and dislikes, or general characteristics such as clothing size or hair color, to be Personal Information unless it is associated with Personal Information so as to permit identification of you.
Information We Collect Via Technology
Purchases Made Through Our Site
We may contract with a third party partner to provide online order selection and fulfillment services for the Blackheart products ("Products
Personal Information from Other Sources
We may from time to time augment information provided to us with information from other sources, such as information validating your address or information you provided to us through one of our retail stores. Thus, information we obtain may be intermingled with and used in conjunction with information obtained through other sources, including both offline and online sources.
Use of Information
We use Personal Information for various purposes. For example, we may use information provided to process purchases of merchandise or to provide for merchandise delivery. We use Personal Information to provide better and more personalized services. We might also use online registries or other databases to permit the use and participation in certain portions of our Site. We also collect Personal Information as may be reasonably necessary for tracking and verifying compliance with federal, state and local laws or for editorial and feedback solicitation purposes.
We may create anonymous records from Personal Information by excluding information (such as your name) that makes the information personally identifiable ("Anonymous Information
"). We may use this Anonymous Information to analyze usage patterns so that we may enhance the Service. We reserve the right to use and disclose such Anonymous Information to third parties in our discretion.
We may use Personal Information to conduct sweepstakes and contests, notify winners, and to fulfill prizes or awards. We may also use your Personal Information to contact you by telephone, email, or text message, and to provide you with promotional emails and text messages, electronic newsletters, certain information about our merchandise, sales, or other offerings, and other marketing materials designed to help you use our Site and visit our retail stores with more information. You may opt out of receiving these messages as described below.
Choices Regarding Your Personal Information
You may change the Personal Information in your account by logging in to your account and editing it, provided that it remains accurate, complete, and up to date.
You may request that we delete or destroy your Personal Information. We will delete or destroy any Personal Information that we have collected about you, solely to the extent permitted by law. When we delete electronic information that we have collected from or about you, it will be deleted from our active databases but may remain in our archives.
We may share Personal Information with our Affiliates, third party marketers, and/or our third party contest partners for their own marketing, advertising, and promotional purposes. You may opt out of such disclosures by sending us an email at [privacy@Blackheartlingerie.com]
We may share Personal Information given to us with third parties for the purpose of providing services to or for us. For instance, there may be third-party service providers for our operations or business activities, with whom we have an agreement for services who transmit, store, analyze or otherwise use such information in connection with their services to us. These service providers agree to protect the confidentiality, security, and integrity of Personal Information they process for us.
Security We are committed to treating Personal Information with high standards of information security. We use commercially reasonable and industry standard methods to maintain the security and accuracy of Personal Information we collect, including limiting the number of people who have physical access to our database servers, as well as employing electronic security systems and password protections that guard against unauthorized access. We use Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology to protect the security of credit card information as it is transmitted to us. Please click on the Verisign Logo to learn more. Please note that no company, including Blackheart, can fully eliminate security risks associated with Personal Information. For example, even though we implement reasonable security policies, it is possible for unauthorized parties to access or intercept your Personal Information.
Persons Under 13
We do not intentionally collect information from persons under the age of 13.
Links to Other Sites
When you use the Site, you could be directed to other sites that are beyond our control. For example, if you "click" on a banner advertisement, or a link, the "click" takes your browser off the Site. We have no control over, do not review and are not responsible for the privacy policies of such other websites. These other sites may send their own cookies to users, collect user data, or solicit Personal Information.
Please be aware that if you enter any Personal Information into shared sections of the Site, such as message boards or other public areas, that Personal Information will be displayed to anyone who has access to these sections of the Site.