What information do we collect and how do we collect it?
We collect personal information from you when you:
(i) submit questions or material to us;
(ii) e-mail us;
(iii) enter one of our contests or sweepstakes; and/or
(iv) subscribe for a newsletter offered by us.
Personal information may include your name, address, email address or other personal information that may be needed to achieve the below purposes.
How is the information used by us?
We use personal information collected through this website for the purposes of:
(i) providing a personalised service;
(ii) conducting market research surveys;
(iii) fulfilling product orders;
(iv) running features that incorporate submissions to the website;
(v) running sweepstakes and contests; and/or
(vi) providing you with information about products or services, or the products or services offered jointly with or on behalf of other organisations.
We use non-personal information to:
(i) build up marketing profiles;
(ii) aid strategic development;
(iii) manage our relationship with advertisers; and/or
(iv) audit usage of the website.
We may share such information, in the aggregate form only, with our affiliates, partners or advertisers or other third parties.
Any personal information you choose to provide to us with your submissions posted to this website may appear on the website, but only to identify you as the author of the submission, unless you expressly authorise us to make further use of the information on the website.
Chat Areas/Bulletin Boards
If you voluntarily disclose personal information on the bulletin boards or in the chat areas on this website, that information can also be collected and used by others and may result in unsolicited messages from other people. We are not responsible for the content posted by users of these services. Use or exchange of profane or sexually explicit comments or material on the website chat areas or bulletin boards is prohibited. In particular, users must not make sexually explicit or suggestive comments to minors. The posting of any unlawful material is also prohibited.
Opting-In and Opting-Out
Please carefully read and check on the registration page, sweepstakes/contests page or other relevant form or page through which the information is collected for opt-in or opt-out boxes.
The information you provide will be kept confidential and will only be passed on to external companies if you have opted in to permit us to give your contact information to selected companies, business partners, sponsors and advertisers.
If you opt out of permitting us to pass on your information, it will be used only to support your customer relationship with us and to provide the specified service.
Right to Access, Amend or Remove Personal Information You have the option at any time to request that we:
(i) remove personal details from our database;
(ii) update the information we hold about you or your child;
(iii) request a copy of the information that we hold subject to the payment of a request fee; or
(iv) stop receiving data or communications.
If you would like to do any of the foregoing, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or address requests to Privacy Officer, 1 Stephen Street, London W1T 1AL UK.
Disclosure and Transfer of Personal Information
We will not sell, trade or lease the personal information you entrust to us.
In connection with the uses described above, we may disclose your personal information to other companies within our corporate group.
We reserve the right to transfer any personal information to a third party in the event that we sell the whole or part of our business.
Children Under 13
Users Under 18 (excluding Children Under 13)
If you are under 18 years of age (and over 13 years of age), you should ask your parent or guardian before you provide any personal information to the website.
Partner Sites / Linked Sites
Our website features several activities which are co-sponsored or operated by other websites. These activities will be identifiable by their co-branding. While these activities originate on this website, they may link to other websites not operated by FremantleMedia. We have no control over the privacy practices or the content of any of our co-sponsors and strongly recommend that you check their privacy policies before engaging in these activities.
Security of Information
No communication over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure, however, we take precautions to ensure the security of personal information submitted by users. While we strive to take care to protect your personal information, FremantleMedia cannot warrant the security of any information that you submit to us, and you do so at your own risk. We do offer secured-server transactions that encrypt your information in transit to prevent someone from intercepting it and misusing it when collecting credit card information for online purchases. We also store any personal information, including credit card numbers, in a secure area to which the general public does not have access.