Effective Date: March 6, 2017
2nd Life, Inc. protects your privacy. We strive to keep your personal information confidential.
Your privacy is our priority and we understand that you entrust us with the security of your information.
2nd Life, Inc. complies with the U.S. E.U. Safe Harbor framework and the U.S. – Swiss Safe Harbor framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal data from European Union member countries and Switzerland. 2nd Life, Inc. has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access, and enforcement. To learn more about the Safe Harbor program, and to view 2nd Life, Inc.s certification, please visit http://www.export.gov/safeharbor/
Information We Collect on Our Website
In order to use our website, you must first complete the registration form. During registration we ask for contact information (such as name, address, and email address). We use this information to contact you about the services on our site in which you have expressed interest.
If you wish to sell a product to us you must provide contact information (such as name, shipping address, email address and phone number) and financial information such as the email address for your paypal account, or your mailing address in order to receive a check in the mail. We use this information so that we may pay you for your products and so that we are able to ensure your payment is sent to the correct person.
Based upon the personally identifiable information you provide us, we will send you a welcoming email to verify your email address and password. We will also communicate with you in response to your inquiries, to provide the services you request, and to manage your account.
Social Media (Features) and Widgets
Our website offers publicly accessible blogs or community forums. You should be aware that any information you provide in these areas may be read, collected, and used by others who access them. To request removal of your personal information from our blog or community forum, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. In some cases, we may not be able to remove your personal information, in which case we will let you know if we are unable to do so and why.
Links to Other Sites
This website contains links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by us. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites.
We encourage you to be aware when you leave our site and to read the privacy policies of each and every website that collects personal information.
Disclosure of Your Information
At times we may retain third parties to analyze data we collect, including Personal Information, solely to help us improve our products and our website. In addition, if you order a product or service from us, we may provide Personal Information to suppliers and other third parties to enable delivery of such product or service, we may also share your information with a credit card processing company who will process your payments on our behalf. These third parties are not authorized by us to use your Personal Information in any other way.
If we are involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of our assets, you will be notified via email and/or prominent notice on our website of any change in ownership or uses of your personal information, as well as any choices you may have regarding your personal information.
We are constantly trying to improve how we promote our website. To help us do this, we may measure the effectiveness of our web presence by determining what you clicked on to get to our site. Site measurement statistics may be used to personalize your website experience, as well as to evaluate statistics about usage of the website. Information about your computer may also be collected and linked to your Personal Information. This is to ensure that our website presents the best web experience for visitors, and that they are an effective information resource.
Clear Gifs (Web Beacons/Web Bugs)
We employ or our third party tracking utility partner employs a software technology called clear gifs (a.k.a. Web Beacons/Web Bugs), that help us better manage content on our site by informing us what content is effective. Clear gifs are tiny graphics with a unique identifier, similar in function to cookies, and are used to track the online movements of Web users. In contrast to cookies, which are stored on a users computer hard drive, clear gifs are embedded invisibly on Web pages and are about the size of the period at the end of this sentence. We do not tie the information gathered by clear gifs to our customers personal information.
We take reasonable precautions to keep your Personal Information secure. All personally identifiable information is subject to restricted access to prevent unauthorized access, modification, or misuse. We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Information Related to Data Collected for our Clients
We collect information for our clients, if you are a customer of one of our Clients and would no longer like to be contacted by one of our Clients that use our service, please contact the client that you interact with directly. If you are a Client and would like to update your account please contact us at email@example.com.
2nd Life may transfer personal information to companies that help us provide our service. Transfers to subsequent third parties are covered by the provisions in this Policy regarding notice and choice and the service agreements with our Clients.
2nd Life has no direct relationship with the individuals whose personal data it processes. An individual who seeks access, or who seeks to correct, amend, or delete inaccurate data should direct his query to the 2nd Life's Client (the data controller). If the Client requests 2nd Life to remove the data, we will respond to their request within thirty (30) days.
2nd Life will retain personal data we process on behalf of our Clients for as long as needed to provide services to our Client. 2nd Life will retain and use this personal information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
Access to Personally Identifiable Information
If your personal information changes, or if you no longer desire our service, you may correct, delete inaccuracies, amend, or deactivate it by making the change within the my account section of the site or by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will respond to your access request within thirty (30) days. We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. If you wish to cancel your account or request that we no longer use your information to provide you services contact us at the email address listed above. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
We may update this privacy statement to reflect changes to our information practices. If we make any material changes we will notify you by email (sent to the e-mail address specified in your account) or by means of a notice on this Site prior to the change becoming effective. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.