Zaptones

PRIVACY POLICY

Zaptones is operated by Zaptones, LLC, an Illinois limited liability company (“Zaptones”). Zaptones respects its customers’ right to privacy, and recognizes that you trust us to act in a responsible manner with any personal information, User Content or User Conduct information we learn about you when you use our service.  We feel that you have the right to know how we collect and use the information gathered on our website and through our mobile application.

Therefore, this Privacy Policy describes privacy practices applicable to the Zaptones' website located at www.zaptones.com (the “Site”), the Zaptones mobile application (the “App”), and generally, the Zaptones services (the “Service”). The Site/App may contain links to external web sites over which Zaptones maintains no control and for which Zaptones takes absolutely no responsibility regarding any privacy considerations, content, or policies.  By using the Site/App, you agree to adhere to the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy.

This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time.  As such, we will notify you of any material changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on the Site.  Unless we provide you with separate notice and an opportunity to opt out, information will be treated in accordance with the policy that was in place when the information was collected.  Consequently, we advise you to consult this Privacy Policy regularly for any changes.

Information Collected and Its Use

Zaptones collects visitors' IP (Internet protocol) addresses to aid in administering the Site. Such addresses are used to anonymously identify individuals to enable Zaptones to gather general, non-personally identifying demographic information.  Zaptones’ information request forms allow visitors to the Site to provide us with additional contact information. By opting in, you may elect to receive additional information about Zaptones in the form of emails or regular mail. Visitors to the Site may also opt-out of receiving such emails or mail.

Zaptones also uses the information it collects about you in the following manner:

  • To process your transactions on the Site;
  • To create and manage your membership account;
  • To provide you with customer service;
  • To execute research and analysis with the goal of improving our products and services;
  • To identify your uploaded content as belonging to you, if you are a songwriter who contributes musical compositions to Zaptones; and
  • To communicate with you about new products and/or services, your transactions, about joining the Site as a member, about purchases, and about invoices.

User Information

Additionally, once a user has begun to use the App Services, we will collect information about your User Content and User Conduct during your use of the Service.  Such User Content and User Conduct refers to information including what types of User Content you have shared with others, what types of User Content from other viewers you have viewed or requested, what types of User Conduct you have engaged in, and what types of User Conduct others have engaged with you, which websites and programs you access or download when using the Site or App, how long you visit such websites and use such programs, your activities (i.e. products purchased or advertisements viewed), which specific areas of a website or webpage you use and for how long, websites you bookmark, search terms you use, referring/exit pages, browser and platform types, the geographic location in which you are using the Site and App.  As such, by using our Site and Service and/or accepting our Terms of Use (which includes acceptance of this Privacy Policy), you have given us your express consent to collect and use User Information.

Zaptones uses User Information to offer you a personalized Site and App.  User information permits us to recommend people, products, activities, events, and services that we believe will be of interest to you, personalize your viewing, Size and App usage, select targeted advertisements or other promotions for you and offer you local content and advertising information.

Zaptones will NOT track and or use User Information not discussed in the terms of this Privacy Policy.  This includes personally identifiable information such as credit card numbers and specific street addresses.

PLEASE NOTE that your User Information, while generally not viewable by others, may still reveal your identity, whether or not you have chosen to include Personal Information with such User Information.

Transfer of Site Information

Zaptones may provide general, combined statistics about its customers, sales, traffic patterns, and related site information to reputable third parties, including its third party web designers and developers. These statistics include no personal information. To be clear, Zaptones does not transfer on to third parties personally identifiable information collected on the Site or in the App. 

Security

Zaptones is committed to ensuring the security of your information. In order to prevent the unauthorized access or disclosure, maintain data accuracy of and ensure the appropriate use of information, we have effectuated appropriate physical, electronic and managerial procedures to secure the information Zaptones collects online from your activities on the Site.  Note that no data transmission via the Internet can ever be guaranteed to be one hundred percent (100%) secure.  Thus, Zaptones cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to Zaptones over the Internet.  Therefore, you make any such transmission at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we use reasonable efforts to ensure its security on our computer systems.

Acceptance of Terms

By using the Site, you signify your agreement with and acceptance of the Terms and Conditions of the Site and to Zaptones’ Privacy Policy.

Links

Zaptones may contain links to other websites. Zaptones is not responsible for the privacy practices of other websites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave the Site and to read the privacy policy and statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This Privacy Policy applies solely to information collected by Zaptones. 

Policy Towards Children

The Site and use of the Service and App are not directed to children under thirteen (13) years of age.  We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information form children under 13 or allow such persons to register.  If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided us with Personal Information without their consent, he or she should contact us as support@zaptones.com.  If we become aware that a child under 13 has provided us with Personal Information we will delete such information from our files.  We recommend that those under the age of eighteen (18) ask for their parent or legal guardian’s permission before using our Site or App or sending any information about themselves to anyone over the Internet.

Contacting Us

You may contact Zaptones as follows:  By email: support@zaptones.com.  Our Privacy Policy effective June 1, 2013 may be viewed at: www.zaptones.com.. Any complaints, access requests and any other issues may be sent to Zaptones at support@zaptones.com.  The United States Federal Trade Commission has jurisdiction to hear claims regarding possible unfair or deceptive practices and violations of laws or regulations governing privacy.  You can also file a complaint online with the Internet Fraud Complaint Center at http://www.ifccfbi.gov, if you feel that you have been the victim of Internet fraud.  Any improper collection or misuse of information provided on Zaptones’ website is a violation of this Privacy Policy and should be reported to support@zaptones.com


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