The Information We Collect
When you visit GOphotobooks.com, you provide us with two types of information:
Personal Information that you knowingly choose to disclose through various Web Site features.
Web Site Use Information that is collected by us as you interact with our Web Site.
Personal Information You Provide to Us
We collect "Personal Information" that you submit to us voluntarily through our Web Site:
When you register with GOphotobooks.com, you provide certain Personal Information, including your name, email address, and password.
When you create a profile on the Web Site after registering, you may provide material that may contain Personal Information, such as a personal photo, email address, or a “headline.”
When you post any material (such as User Content) on the Web Site, you may be providing Personal Information.
When you order products or services on GOphotobooks.com, you provide Personal Information necessary to complete the transaction, including your name, credit card information, shipping information and billing information.
When you contact us to give feedback or ask a question using the forms on the Web Site, you provide your name, email address and your comment, question or feedback.
When you participate in our surveys, we may collect additional Personal Information.
When you contact us by sending us an email, we will collect your email address, any Personal Information contained in the email, and any Personal Information attached to the email.
Web Site Use Information
User Content and Other Information
If you choose to use our invitation service to tell friends about our Web Site, we will ask you for your friend’s email address. Your friend will automatically be sent a one-time email inviting him or her to visit the Web Site. GOphotobooks.com stores information gathered during this process to register a friend connection if your invitation is accepted, and to track the success of our referral program. Your friend may contact us at support@GOphotobooks.com to request that we remove your friend's information from our database.
By using GOphotobooks.com, you are consenting to have your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States.
Use of Information Obtained by GOphotobooks.com
In general, information you submit to us is used either to respond to requests that you make or to aid us in serving you better, including to fix technical problems, provide administrative services, and monitor traffic, the number of visitors, and the effectiveness of programs. We may use aggregated user data to market the Web Site to others. We may provide these services ourselves or share the information with partners who will provide the services for us.
We may use your Personal Information to provide you with newsletters and surveys and to notify you of important changes to the Web Site, new services, and special offers. If you do not want to receive such email notices, you may login to your account at the Web Site and opt out of receiving such email or send an email to privacy@GOphotobooks.com or mail to Privacy, GOphotobooks.com, 44800 Industrial Drive, Fremont, CA 94538-6433. Opting out may prevent you from receiving email messages regarding updates, improvements, or special offers. If we have provided any third party with your information, you will have to contact the third-party directly with any opt-out request.
Profile information is used by GOphotobooks.com primarily to be presented back to and edited by you when you access GOphotobooks.com.
GOphotobooks.com will send you service-related announcements from time-to-time through the general operation of the service.
Children Under Age 13
The Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) defines personal information as "individually identifiable information," including things like a first and last name, a street address, an email address, or a telephone number. COPPA places requirements on websites that collect such information from children. You must be at least 13 years or older to register and use this Service. If you are under the age of 13, you must use an account created by a parent or guardian, and you must have the explicit permission of a parent or guardian to use the Service.
Children Between the Ages of 13 and 18
We recommend that minors over the age of 13 ask their parents before sending any information about themselves to anyone over the internet.
Sharing Your Information with Third Parties
GOphotobooks.com does not sell your Personal Information to third party marketers without your permission. We share your Personal Information with third parties only in limited circumstances. We comply with the CAN-SPAM Act of 2003 and intend to do business only with companies that also comply. We will not sell your Personal Information to anyone we think is a spammer.
For example: when you place an order for a printed copy of a book on GOphotobooks.com, your billing information is transmitted to a third-party credit card processor and your shipping information could be transmitted to third-party printer to be printed, bound and shipped to you.
If the ownership of all or substantially all of the GOphotobooks.com business, were to change, information may be transferred to the new owner so the service can continue operations. We may also transfer information if we partner with another company.
Changing or Removing Information
Access and control over most Personal Information on GOphotobooks.com is readily available through your account settings. GOphotobooks.com users may modify or remove their information through the My Account page. Information will be updated immediately. GOphotobooks.com may delete your information from its system, at its sole discretion, at any time.
GOphotobooks.com takes precautions to protect our users’ Personal Information; however, no precautions are 100% effective. As a result, GOphotobooks.com does not guarantee that Personal Information you provide to us will remain secure. Your account information is located on a secured server behind a firewall. Because email and instant messaging are not recognized as secure communications, we request that you not send private information to us by email or instant messaging services. If you have any questions about the security of the GOphotobooks.com Web Site, please contact us at privacy@GOphotobooks.com.