Thank you for your interest in Phoozl® (“PhoozL” or “Phoozl”). Phoozl owns and operates website properties located at www.phoozl.com and elsewhere on the Internet (collectively referred to as the “Sites”), and also provides software applications for Facebook and other platforms, including Phoozl’s Alphabetography Photo Challenge and for downloadable applications from the App Store (the “Apps”). The Sites and Apps, together with any other products and services provided by Phoozl, are collectively referred to as the “Phoozl Service.”
Use of certain features of the Phoozl Service may require submission of certain personal information, including your first and last name, email address, a nickname (or other user ID) and a password. Any information you provide to us as part of your use of the Phoozl Service will be collected and stored as entered. The web browser or client software that you use to access the Phoozl Service may transmit certain geographic information and information regarding the capabilities or features of your computer and/or software to us. We may also track other types of information, such as what games users play, how long our users have used the Phoozl Service, the last time a user visited the Phoozl Service, etc. Phoozl may also collect or receive additional non-personally identifiable usage information specifically related to the use of a particular feature or offering on the Phoozl Service, and responses to the offerings and advertisements presented on the Phoozl Service.
The information is used to operate and improve the features, offerings and content presented to you by Phoozl; to personalize the content and advertisements provided to you; to fulfill your requests for products, programs, and services; to communicate with you and respond to your inquiries; to conduct research about your use of the Phoozl Service; and to help offer you other products, programs, or services that may be of interest, including but not limited to Apps for Facebook and other platforms. By using such Apps, Phoozl may have access to your Facebook profile and other information that your Facebook privacy settings are configured to expose to Facebook Apps, and user activity within the Facebook applications.
Phoozl does not require that you accept cookies, and you may disable cookies at any time. However, some functionality of the Phoozl Service may be impaired if you decline to accept cookies.
Phoozl may provide its business partners with contact details for direct marketing purposes of relevant services, products, and programs. If you no longer wish your information to be shared, please let us know.
Protecting the privacy of young children is especially important. For that reason, Phoozl does not knowingly collect or maintain personally identifiable information on the Phoozl Service from persons under 13 years of age, and no part of the Phoozl Service is specifically directed to persons under 13. If you are under 13 years of age, then please do not use or access the Phoozl Service at any time or in any manner without the involvement of a parent or guardian.
If Phoozl learns that personally identifiable information of persons under 13 years of age has been collected on the Phoozl Service without verified parental consent, then Phoozl will take the appropriate steps to delete this information.
The Phoozl Service is hosted in the United States. If you are accessing the Phoozl Service from a jurisdiction with privacy laws or regulations that differ from United States laws, please be advised that through your continued use of the Phoozl Service, you are transferring your personal information to the United States and you consent to that transfer.
Phoozl uses your username, e-mail address, and password to uniquely identify you as a user on any Phoozl Site. We may use or display your username for the purposes of rankings, competitions or sweepstakes, chat identification, and/or game high scores.
We may use your contact information to process our newsletters and/or e-mail campaigns. Your contact information will allow us to notify you about new features, enhancements, resolution of site problems, handle and/or route your customer support questions and issues, and inform you of upgrade opportunities, sweepstakes, contests, prizes, and/or special events.
We may use other identifying information collected to calculate aggregate statistics about our user community or for security purposes.
Phoozl Sites may operate message boards and/or chat areas where users can exchange ideas and communicate with each another. When posting to a message board or chat area, the information is being made publicly available in an online environment. Any information posted is the sole responsibility of the individual user.