- Collection and use of personal information you provide to us
Through the Girl Zone Teen Challenge mobile app, there is an option for players to enter personal information about themselves, in order to register for the related sweepstakes. If a player chooses not to enter the sweepstakes, they have the option to play without registration and providing personal information. However, entry in the sweeptakes requires an email for contacting winners and birthdate to verify age is between 13-19 as the Sweepstakes rules require.
We may collect information about you through a variety of methods, such as your participation in the app - game, quizzes, giveaways, comment boards, social media posts or the like or other content that you submit to us, transactions in which you may engage with us or our affiliated companies, or through visits that you may make to GirlZone.com. This policy applies to all personally identifiable information that we collect and maintain about our users, including any contact information (e.g., name and e-mail, address), or identifying information (e.g., date of birth) that we may obtain in connection with providing services. You may view or change your information at any time by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We also may collect certain non-personal information (i.e. generic information that does not identify you personally) when you visit any of our web pages such as the type of browser you are using, the type of operating system you are using, the IP address you are using to connect to GirlZone.com and the domain name of your Internet service provider.
We may collect device-specific, non-personal information when you access our app from a mobile device, including your hardware model, operating system and version, unique device identifiers, mobile network information and country.
We may use your personal information to provide you with products or services that you have requested, to respond to questions or communications and to get in touch with you when necessary (ie prize fulfillment). In addition, we may send you an e-mail offering products or services which we think you may be interested in or to ask you to participate in a survey.
We will not share with third parties the personal information you provide except (a) if it is for the purpose(s) you provided it; (b) with your consent; (c) as may be required by law or as we think necessary to protect our company or others from injury (e.g. in response to a legal action/request); (d) with other persons, service providers or companies with whom we contract to carry out internal site operations or our business activities (for example, sending out a product or a promotional item that you have requested or won); and/or (e) notifying you when we make changes to one of our member agreements, this policy or the app.
We will not share the personal information you provide with companies not affiliated with us (i.e. third party companies) who are interested in marketing their products or services to you or in asking you questions, both online and offline. If you are randomly selected to win a sweepstakes prize, your personal information will be shared with prize provider in order for prize fulfillment.
We may use the non-personal information that we collect to improve the design and content of our mobile game app and to enable us to personalize your experience. We also may use this information in the aggregate to analyze how our mobile game app is used, as well as to offer you products, programs or services. We may share aggregate information with others, including affiliated companies and non-affiliated companies.
2. Collection of information by others - We may contain links to other websites, including links that are placed there by us, such as third-party advertisements or text hyperlinks. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of any other website.
We may offer additional services or promotions that are sponsored by or co-sponsored with non-affiliated companies. These third parties may obtain personal information that site visitors voluntarily submit.
Our mobile applications that are distributed through the iTunes, Google Play store and Amazon Appstore may also request permission to automatically collect other information from your mobile device, including your email address. We may only collect this information with your authorization in accordance with your device operating system’s permission process
We may obtain information from other sources and combine that with information we collect through our app.. For example, if you create or log into your account through a social media site, we will have access to certain information from that site, such as your name, account information, profile picture, phone number, email address, gender, date of birth and friends lists, in accordance with the authorization procedures determined by such social media site.
3. Age limitations - Our game content is intended for teen girls ages 13 and up. You must be age 13 and older to register and enter the sweepstakes. We will not knowingly accept personal information from anyone under 13 years old in violation of COPPA laws.
4. Sweepstakes - Our game app giveaway is open to girls ages 13 – 19 in the 48 contiguous states in the US. We will need your name and mailing address if you win our game prizes. This information will only be made available to those companies who fulfill the prizing. See Sweepstakes Official Rules.