This Policy describes the types of information that The Big Melt, Inc. (“we”, “us” or “our”) gathers from you and the other people who use The Big Melt (the “Users”), how we may use that information and how you can contact us regarding this Policy and your personal information.
Changes to Policy. We reserve the right to modify this Policy at any time, so please review The Big Melt frequently for any changes. Amendments to this Policy will be posted on the Site and will be effective when posted. You will be deemed to have been made aware of, will be subject to, and will be deemed to have accepted, the changes to any amended or revised Policy by your continued access or use of our services or The Big Melt.
Your Consent. Please read this entire Policy carefully before using The Big Melt or providing us with any information. When you access or use The Big Melt, you consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your information in accordance Terms and Conditions of Use and with this Policy. By providing information to The Big Melt, all Users fully understand and consent to the collection, use and processing of such information by The Big Melt or third parties as set forth herein. By using The Big Melt, all Users consent to us providing all information (whether or not personally identifiable) received or collected from those Users to such third-party providers for the purpose of enabling the third-party provider to provide these outsourced services to us. In addition, all Users consent to the collection, maintenance, and processing of their information (whether or not personally identifiable) by us and these third-party providers. If you do not agree to the Terms and Conditions of Use and the terms of this Policy, you are not authorized to use the The Big Melt Site.
Please understand that we may contract with third parties to provide various services to The Big Melt relating to The Big Melt on an outsourced basis rather than performing those services ourselves. For example, we may (i) contract with an email provider to handle the distribution of email messages to Users, (ii) contract with a web site hosting provider to host The Big Melt for us or (iii) contract with a third party to provide call center services to facilitate communication in connection with our services. We may also contract with various validation services to confirm contact information you provide.
Maintaining your trust is our top priority, so we adhere to the following principles to protect your privacy:
We protect your personally identifiable information and will only provide it to third parties:
We have implemented appropriate security safeguards designed to protect your information in accordance with industry standards.
Our Site are not directed to children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under age 13. The Big Melt complies with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). We do not knowingly collect or use personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If we discover such information from a child under the age of 13, we will eliminate that data.
Information You Give Us. We may collect and retain any information from you or your business provided to us when you visit a Site, including when you:
We may collect information such as your first and last name, business address or other physical address, email address, zip code, telephone number, or information about your interactions with us or others, and other information.
Text Messaging. If you've signed up for mobile text messaging from The Big Melt, you consent to receiving recurring text message alerts regarding exclusive offers and promotions. You understand that you do not have to sign up for this program in order to make any purchase, and your consent is not a condition of any purchase. Standard message and data rates may apply. You can opt out of receiving text messages from The Big Melt at any time. To stop receiving our text messages, you can opt out by texting STOP to any The Big Melt SMS message.
Social Media. You may use social networks or other online services to access our Site. When you do so, information from those services may be made available to us. By associating a social network account with our Site, you agree that we may access and retain that information in accordance with the policies of the social network or other online service and this Policy. For example, we may be able to access account or profile information that you have provided to the social network or information about your interactions with the social network to make information available to us (such as when commenting on a blog post or using a sign-on service, such as Facebook Connect).
Automatically Collected Information. We may collect information automatically when you visit our Sites, such as:
We may allow third parties to use Metrics Tools on our Sites. The information collected by Metrics Tools may be shared with and used by us, by others acting on our behalf, or by third parties subject to their own privacy policies. Information collected by Metrics Tools may be used on this Site or on other websites or services, including those that may not be operated by us. Although we do our best to honor the privacy preferences of our users, we are unable to respond to Do Not Track signals set by your browser at this time.
Email. We may collect information regarding the effectiveness of our email and other communications with you. For example, we may know if you follow a link in an email we send to you.
Information from Other Sources. We may obtain information about you from affiliates, partners, automobile dealers and other third parties. This information may include information about your use of this Site or our services, your use of other websites, your interactions with or purchases from automobile dealers, your interests and preferences and other information about you or your household. We may combine the information we obtain from third parties with information that we or our affiliates have collected about you.
Use of Information. We and others acting on our behalf may use the information that we collect or receive to operate our business, including our Site, including, but not limited to:
Operate and Support our Sites and Services. We use the information that we gather in order to operate our Site and our services. If you establish an account with us, we may use information about you to manage or support your account. We may identify your use of our Sites across devices, and we may use information we collect from you and receive from others to optimize your use of the Site and our services.
Improving and Evolving our Services. We constantly evaluate and improve our Site and services, including developing new products or services and use the information we gather to do so.
Advertising and Promotions. We may use the information we gather offer, provide, or personalize products and services from us and third parties. For example, we may customize content, promotions and incentives to reflect your preferences, business, interests, or prior interactions with us and others.
Testimonials. If you provide any testimonials about our goods or services, we may post those testimonials and examples of advertisements you place in connection with our promotion of these services to third parties. Testimonials and advertisements may include your name and other personal information that you have provided.
Other Uses. We may use the information (whether or not personally identifiable) that you provide to us to also, among other things:
Third Party Tracking and Online Behavioral Advertising. We may share, or we may permit third party online advertising networks, social media companies and other third-party services, to collect, information about your use of our website over time so that they may play or display ads on our Service, on other devices you may use, and on other websites, apps or services. Typically, though not always, the information we share is provided through cookies or similar tracking technologies, which recognize the device you are using and collect information, including click stream information, browser type, time and date you visited the site and other information. We may also share a common account identifier (such as an email address or user ID) to help us identify you across devices. We and our third-party partners use this information to make the advertisements you see online more relevant to your interests. As noted above, depending on your browser or mobile device, you may be able set your browser to delete or notify you of cookies and other tracking technology by actively managing the settings on your browser or mobile device. You may also be able to limit interest-based advertising through the settings on your mobile device by selecting “limit ad tracking” (iOS) or “opt-out of interest based ads” (Android). To learn more about interest-based advertising and how you may be able to opt-out of some of this advertising, you may wish to visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s online resources, at http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices, and/or the DAA’s resources at www.aboutads.info/choices, and you may also adjust your ad preferences through your Facebook settings. Some of these opt-outs may not be effective unless your browser is set to accept cookies. Furthermore, if you use a different device, change browsers or delete the opt-out cookie, you may need to perform the opt-out task again. You may also be able to opt-out of some – but not all – interest-based ads served by mobile ad networks by visiting http://youradchoices.com/appchoices and downloading the mobile AppChoices app.
When Do We Share Information? We only share information about you as described or permitted by this Policy, unless you consent to other sharing. We may share information about you in the following ways:
What Choices Do I Have Regarding My Information? You may limit and control the information provided to us in a number of ways. You may not be able to use all features of our Site if you limit the information you share with us.
For example, you can choose not to access our Sites through your social media account. You may also be able to limit the information provided to us by third party social media providers by altering your privacy settings with those providers.
How Do We Handle Privacy Disputes? By using this Site, you agree that any dispute arising out of or relating to the Site, the Sites’ content or the services or materials made available on the Sites, or regarding information collected or shared about you, is subject to the Choice of Law, Venue, and Class Action Waiver provisions in our Terms of Service.
How Do We Protect the Security of the Information? We use administrative, technical, and physical security designed to safeguard personal information in our possession. We cannot guarantee the security of the information that we collect and store. If you believe that information about you has been subject to unauthorized disclosure, please let us know by mailing us at:
Nextbite Brands LLC
1610 Little Raven Street #100
Denver, CO 80202
How Can we be Contacted Regarding Privacy Issues? You can contact us with questions or comments about our privacy practices at:
Nextbite Brands LLC
1610 Little Raven Street #100
Denver, CO 80202