This Privacy Statement and Policy (the "Policy") informs users of https://www.tiptiger.com and any other websites ("Site") controlled or operated by TipTiger LLC, a Texas limited liability company and/or its owner, agents, managers, members, employees, representatives or affiliates and assigns ("TipTiger"). TipTiger gathers and uses (i) personal information submitted to the Site and (ii) aggregated information collected from the services provided through the Site. This Policy applies to the Site, and any domains, services, applications and applicable products ("Services"). From time to time we may update this Policy, at our sole discretion. Your use of the Site after an updated Privacy becomes effective will indicate your acceptance; therefore, we encourage you to periodically review this Policy and the Site in order to keep apprised of our current privacy statement. All definitions and terms appearing in this Policy that are not herein defined shall have the same meaning ascribed to them under the Terms of Service, unless context demands otherwise.
You hereby declare and agree that all the information you provide to us and/or update and/or share with TipTiger and others on the Site is correct, reliable and accurate, and that you registered and/or provided the information in your own name and on your own behalf, and not in the name and/or on the behalf of any third party, excluding cases in which you are explicitly permitted to do so under the Terms of Service.
We don't sell or rent User Content to any third parties for any purpose. The only uses of User Content are those highlighted in this policy and in the Terms of Service. Users are the only owner of their User Content and can request modification or deletion at any time.
Use of Information
TipTiger collects and uses your personal information to manage and enhance your use of the Site or the Services. The type of information we collect can vary depending on how you access, visit, use or otherwise take advantage of the Site or the Services. TipTiger does not share any information provided by you with any third parties unrelated to the Services, but it may share information with third party partners who support and promote the Site and/or are in the business of the Services provided through the Site. TipTiger, however, may share some limited information, with unrelated third parties as provided for herein. However, without your consent, such shared information will be aggregated or modified so that you will not be identified with such information. TipTiger may also use and allow third parties to track your browsing history profile. Such tracking will allow TipTiger to offer you specifically tailored services and products.
Some of the Services may require registration. In those cases, as part of the registration, you may be required to provide personal information, including without limitation, things such as your first and last name, phone number, and ways of contacting you, or your email address. You may also provide information about a third party through the Services. We may combine this information with other information we collect from your interaction with the Services or from other companies. Without providing some of the data requested, you may not be able to use the Services.
TipTiger will use your personal information for the following:
- To manage and enhance your use of the Site or the Services.
- With third parties with whom you choose to let us share information, for example other apps or websites that integrate with our application or Services; and
- With vendors, consultants, marketing partners, and other service providers who need access to such information to carry out the Services on our behalf;
Although we endeavor to keep your information as private as possible, there are certain situations in which we may need to disclose your personal information. Therefore, we may also disclose your personal information if: (a) It is required to comply with the law or a legal process; (b) there is a breach in site security; (c) we believe it is necessary in order to protect the safety of yourself or others, as well as TipTiger; or (d) You grant us permission to disclose such information. Any such release decisions may be made by us in our sole discretion.
You hereby authorize TipTiger, directly or through third parties, to make any inquiries we consider necessary to validate your identity and/or authenticate your identity and account information. This may include asking you for further information and/or documentation about your account usage or identity, including without limitation credit card information, bank account information, date of birth, last four digits of your social security number, or requiring you to take steps to confirm ownership of your email address, wireless/cellular telephone number or financial instruments, and verifying your information against third party databases or through other sources. This process is for internal verification purposes.
When you visit the site, a cookie may be saved on your computer, and if you return to the site the cookie may be read. A "cookie," is a small text file placed on the user's hard drive to track usage of the site and collect basic information, which may include your site preferences.
If you would like to avoid cookies, your web browser may have an option that enables you to disable or not accept cookies. It should be noted, however, that should you disable or not accept cookies, portions of the site may not properly function. Please note that if you do not accept cookies, some features or activities may not be available to you (for example, you may not be able to complete your transaction).
Most mobile devices, you can control the interest-based ads you see in two different ways: (1) changing the privacy settings of the device itself; and (2) changing the privacy settings of your browser.
We may use other technologies to capture specific data, such as the pages you view, the items you download, the links you click, your access times, and your Internet Protocol (IP) address, domain name, and system configurations and settings, to help us understand how you use affiliated technologies, serve you relevant content, and to assist you with questions you may have regarding our Services. We may capture this data to provide you with access to information about your business relationship with us and to facilitate your use of the Site and Services. Please note that some browsers may offer Do Not Track ("DNT") technology, where users can indicate preferences regarding tracking and cross-site tracking when they visit certain sites. Although we currently do not use technology that recognizes DNT signals, we will only process data and information in accordance to this Policy. However, some third parties, such as marketing or analytics partners, may collect information about your online activities over time to tailor information to present to you. You may request that we not share your information with third parties for these purposes.
Right to Post Testimonials
You understand from time to time TipTiger produces promotional material about the Services. You hereby grant TipTiger, its owners, managers, members, employees, successors, assignees, licensees, sponsors, the exclusive right to post publicly in the Site testimonials that you may provide, without expectation of compensation or other remuneration, now or in the future. In granting this license, you undersign that TipTiger is under no obligation to exercise any of its rights, licenses, and privileges herein granted by participation. You reserve the right to request the removal of any such testimonials, by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Third Party Platforms
By accessing the Services using your social networks credentials or any other third-party services, like analytics services by Google, Inc. ("Google"), you permit us to access certain information from your profile on such social networks or any other such third-party services for use by the Services. By using the Services, you are authorizing us to collect, store, retain, and use indefinitely, in accordance with our Policy, any and all information that you permitted the social networks, or any other such third-party services, to provide to us. However, we will not make any disclosure of such information and we will not post anything regarding the Site or the Services in your account with such social networks or any other such third-party. Furthermore, TipTiger does not share any personal identifiable information with Google. However, the Site currently uses Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager, Universal Analytics, User ID, Google Advertising, and Invisible reCAPTCHA ("Features"). These Features use "cookies", please refer to our cookies disclaimer under Section 5 of this Policy. Each of these Features are regulated by their own privacy policies, which we encourage you to review, for more information please see the links below. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the Site, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. By using the Site, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out in this Policy. You may be able to control the amount of information that is accessible s by adjusting your account privacy settings on social networks or any other such third-party services, including without limitation the right to opt out these Features, below please find information about how to opt-out some of these Features and install the proper add-ons in order to opt-out:
- Google Tag Manager
- Google Analytics
- Universal Analytics
- User ID feature
- Google Analytics Advertising Features
- Invisible reCAPTCHA
For more assistance on installing or uninstalling some of these add-ons please see the relevant help resources from your specific browser.
While we attempt to ensure your access and use of the site is safe, TipTiger does not represent or warrant that the site or its server(s) are free of viruses or other harmful components, including hackings. Therefore, unfortunately no data transmission over the internet nor any storage of information on servers or other media can be guaranteed or made to be 100% secure; and while we strive to protect personal information, as outlined in this policy, we cannot promise, guarantee or warrant the complete security of information.
You authorize us to send you periodic e-mails about the Services that may be of interest of you to the email address you provide to us, if you are a registered account holder or, in the alternative, by signing up for e-mails about our Services. If you no longer desire to receive such e-mails, you may choose at any time to stop receiving such promotional information by contacting email@example.com, which allows you to opt-out from receiving further correspondence.
If you have any questions or suggestions regarding our Policy, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This document was last updated on September 14, 2017