We may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our site or web server, and for the general administration of our website. Your IP address, should you decide to register and/or create a PanelBucks account, is also used to help prevent you from creating duplicate accounts.
Upon your first visit to this web site, a “cookie” is sent to your computer. A cookie is a tiny file that identifies you as a unique user. It stores personal preferences and user data, however, in no way does this tell us who you are. PanelBucks.com has two primary uses for its cookies.
- Help remember and track special offers and promotions.
- Understand and save user’s preferences for future visits.
- Keep track of advertisements.
- Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future.
- We may also use trusted third party services that track this information on our behalf.
Users may opt-out of receiving future mailings; see the opt-out/modify section below.
Information Dissemination and Use
All information PanelBucks collects, as described above, is used to tailor our content and help our advertisers and partners understand the demographic breakdown of PanelBucks’s members and subscribers. These practices are essential to keep PanelBucks’s site and membership/subscription free. All personally identifiable information submitted to PanelBucks remains your property, however, all information you submit to PanelBucks grants PanelBucks the right to use that information as set forth herein. Without limitation, PanelBucks may user your personal information, within and subject to state and federal law, for legal purposes to:
- bring selected market research, retail, and other opportunities and promotional offers to you via direct mail marketing, e-mail marketing, telemarketing and/or online banner advertising;
- when responding to offers and opportunities provided by PanelBucks or when necessary and;
- for validation, suppression, content improvement and feedback purposes.
PanelBucks uses the information you provide to provide you free information and personalized content about products and services that may be of interest to you. Additionally, we use contact information collected from our Site to send you information about the company, to keep you informed of products and services that may be of interest to you, and to notify you of changes to this policy or changes/improvements to the site itself. In addition, you agree that we may contact you with updates and/or any other information that we may deem appropriate for you to receive in connection with your account and/or the Site. We also use this information to personalize your experience with PanelBucks. Contact information is also used to reach you, when necessary, regarding the use of our Site, products and/or services. None of the personal information collected will be sold or distributed to third party companies except on an aggregate basis to help our advertisers and partners understand the demographic breakdown of PanelBucks’s members or if required by law.
Links to Other Sites
PanelBucks.com expects its partners, advertisers and affiliates to respect the privacy of our users. Be aware, however, that third parties, including our partners, advertisers, affiliate and other content providers accessible through our website, may have their own privacy and data collection policies and practices. For example, during your visit to our site you may link to, or view as part of a frame of content that is actually created or hosted by a third party.
Also, via our site you may be introduced to, or be able to access, information, websites, features, contests or sweepstakes offered by other parties. PanelBucks.com is not responsible for the actions or policies of such third parties. You should check the applicable privacy policies of those third parties when providing information on a feature or page operated by a third party.
Google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by Google’s Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users.
We use Google AdSense Advertising on our website.
We have implemented or may implement the following:
- Remarketing with Google AdSense
- Google Display Network Impression Reporting
- Demographics and Interests Reporting
- DoubleClick Platform Integration
We along with third-party vendors, such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions, and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.
Opting out: Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising initiative opt out page or permanently using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.
California Online Privacy Protection Act
According to CalOPPA we agree to the following:
Users are able to change their personal information by emailing us or by logging in to their account.
Children Under 13
PanelBucks.com does not knowingly collect or solicit Personally Identifiable Information from or about children under 13 except as permitted by law. If we discover we have received any information from a child under 13 in violation of this policy, we will delete that information immediately. If you believe PanelBucks.com has any information from or about anyone under 13, please contact us.
This web site has security measures in place to protect against loss, misuse and/or alteration of the information that you provide. Furthermore, we have taken every precaution technically possible to prevent any unauthorized access to the contents of this web server.
PanelBucks.com provides every user with the opportunity to opt-out of receiving future communications from us, change and modify information previously provided, or remove their information from our databases altogether. You may contact us to do so in any of the following ways:
- Unsubscribe via http://Panelbucks.com/pages/unsubscribe/
If you’re a PanelBucks member and you simply wish to cancel your account/subscription, you are encouraged to click on the unsubscribe link in your email. Upon entering your email, if created, your account – and all information we have on file for you – will be instantly and permanently deleted from PanelBucks.
We may update this policy from time to time by publishing a new version on our website.
You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes to this policy.
For additional Information or if you have any questions, comments, complaints, or suggestions regarding our Policy or one of our Sites, please contact us here.
If you are inquiring about an offer or advertisement that you found in one of our e-mail newsletters or web sites, please contact the advertiser directly. We do not handle fulfillment of such offers or advertisements whatsoever.