IloveIM, LLC ("ILoveIM") is committed to helping you protect your privacy and developing technology to help protect the safety. This Privacy Statement applies to www.iloveim.com and all its sub-domains ("Websites") that runs ILoveIM web-based instant messenger application and governs data collection and its usage.
If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, you should first contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org . If you do not receive acknowledgment of your inquiry, or if your inquiry has not been satisfactorily addressed, you should then contact TRUSTe at http://www.truste.org/consumers/watchdog_complaint.php. TRUSTe will then serve as a liaison with the Web site to resolve your concerns.
COLLECTION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
ILoveIM do not require users to provide personally identifiable information to visit the Websites. However, in order to use of certain features users may need to provide some personally identifiable information.
- Third party IM network login and password. ILoveIM allows you to access third party instant messenger networks by logging into your account through ILoveIM. In order to access your 3rd party IM network account, you need to enter applicable login and password information on ILoveIM Website. ILoveIM does not store your password from 3rd party IM network accounts, but your login name may be stored.
- Communication Data and Chat Messages. ILoveIM does not collect your communication data and/or chat messages that were sent/received during your usage of ILoveIM Websites. The history of your chat messages is not stored on any kind of persistence storage and being deleted from a server memory (RAM) at this moment you leave ILoveIM Websites.
- ILoveIM Usage Data. ILoveIM may collect some usage data based on the usage of ILoveIM Websites and its features. This does not include any personally identifiable information with the exception of IP addresses (see "IP Addresses" section below).
We use both session ID cookies and persistent cookies. We use session cookies to make it easier for you to navigate our site. A session ID cookie expires when you close your browser. A persistent cookie remains on your hard drive for an extended period of time. You can remove persistent cookies by following directions provided in your Internet browser's "help" file (see following link for more details - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTTP_cookie).
ILoveIM may set a persistent cookie to store your passwords and/or login information, so you don't have to enter it more than once. Persistent cookies also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site.
If you reject cookies, you may still use our site, but your ability to use some areas of our site, such as contests or surveys, will be limited.
Websites and any communications sent by the Websites may contain electronic images (generally, single-pixel ".gif" images) called "web beacons." These web beacons allow ILoveIM and third parties to monitor and collect certain information about the viewer of the web page, web-based document, e-mail message or other communication, such as the type of browser requesting the web beacon, the Device Identifier of the device that the web beacon is sent to and the time the web beacon was viewed. ILoveIM may use web beacons on its Websites, include, without limitation, the following:
- Counting unique users (actually, unique web browsers), visits and page views.
- Monitoring traffic and conversion patterns through our various product and service offerings on the Websites. For example, web beacons may be integrated into a merchandise product page as well as the subsequent shopping cart, transaction and verification pages.
- Personalizing your experience when you visit the Web Sites, including the advertising and content you see.
- Determining whether or not messages were opened, links were clicked or notifications/offers were acted upon.
User's IP addresses may be collected by ILoveIM for administrative and analytical needs. ILoveIM uses IP addresses log in order to build internal analytics reports of the geographical locations of its users.
THIRD-PARTY AD SERVING & AUDIENCE AND TRAFFIC MEASUREMENT
THIRD PARTY COOKIES
WITH WHOM INFORMATION MAY BE SHARED
Except as otherwise disclosed at the time you provide your information, the following outlines the ways in which your information may be shared with others:
Third parties providing services on our behalf
ILoveIM may employ third parties to perform functions on our behalf; examples include hosting or operating Websites, data analysis, marketing assistance and customer service. These third parties may have access to your personal information for the purpose of performing such functions on the Websites' behalf.
ILoveIM may share non-personal information, such as aggregate user statistics, demographic information, and web site usage information with third parties.
Products and Services Offered in Partnership with Third-Party(s)
Links to Other Sites
If you click on a link to a third party site, including on an advertisement, you will leave the ILoveIM website you are visiting and go to the site you selected. Because we cannot control the activities of third parties, we cannot accept responsibility for any use of your personally identifiable information by such third parties, and we cannot guarantee that they will adhere to the same privacy practices as ILoveIM. We encourage you to review the privacy statements of any other service provider from whom you request services. If you visit a third party website that is linked to an ILoveIM site, you should read that site's privacy statement before providing any personally identifiable information.
Sweepstakes, Contests and Promotions
ILoveIM may offer sweepstakes, contests, and other promotions through the Websites that may require registration. If you choose to enter a sweepstakes, contest or other promotion, your personal information may be disclosed to third parties in connection with the administration of such promotion, including, without limitation, in connection with winner selection, prize fulfillment, and as required by law, such as on a winners list. Also, by entering a promotion, you are agreeing to the official rules that govern that promotion, which may contain specific requirements of you, including, except where prohibited by law, allowing the sponsor(s) of the promotion to use your name, voice and/or likeness in advertising or marketing associated with the promotion.
Please note that ILoveIM does not share, sell, rent or trade your personal information with third parties for their promotional purposes without your acceptance to enter a sweepstake, contest or other promotion.
Legal Protections and Law Enforcement
We may disclose information about our users, including your personal information, in the event we are required to respond to subpoenas, court orders, legal process or other valid law enforcement measures; to comply with a legal obligation; at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation; to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing the Websites and applicable laws; or to protect the legal rights, interests, or safety of the Websites, our users or others. Such disclosures may be carried out without notice to you.
Security of your Personal Information
ILoveIM Web Instant Messenger Service is committed to helping protect the security of the personal information you provide. Personal information we collect is stored in password-controlled servers with limited access, and we use a variety of technologies and procedures to help protect this information from loss or misuse, and from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction.
CORRECTING/UPDATING PERSONAL INFORMATION
We do not collect any personal information except your login, password and IP address; there is no access available on our site to update this information.
A SPECIAL NOTE FOR PARENTS CONCERNING PRIVACY
ILoveIM does not knowingly collect any personal information from children younger than the age of thirteen (13) on the Websites and we will delete any information later determined to be from a user younger than thirteen (13).
We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you by means of a notice on our home page.
18 Edelweiss ct.
Voorhees, NJ 08043
[Last Updated: April 27th 2009]