The personal profile information you submit to GolfUniverse.com™ and Advertisers remains your property, but by submitting that information to GolfUniverse.com™ you grant GolfUniverse.com™ the right to use that information for marketing purposes including, but not limited to, sharing such information via co-registration with Advertisers. (i.e. by clicking on any Advertiser’s banner you agree to be co-registered at that advertiser’s website – at no cost to you).
GolfUniverse.com™ may also use such information to fulfill prizes, track compliance with our Rules, or for content improvement and feedback purposes. We may sell the personal information that you supply to us and we may join together with other businesses to bring selected retail opportunities to our members. These businesses may include providers of direct marketing services and applications, including lookup and reference, data enhancement, suppression and validation. In addition, GolfUniverse.com™ reserves the right to release current or past member information in the event GolfUniverse.com™ believes that the membership is being or has been used in violation of the Rules or to commit unlawful acts, if the information is subpoenaed, if GolfUniverse.com™ is sold or acquired, or when GolfUniverse.com™ deems it necessary or appropriate. By agreeing to these terms, you hereby consent to disclosure of any record or communication to any third party when GolfUniverse.com™, in its sole discretion, determines the disclosure to be appropriate.
To the extent that customer credit card-specific information is collected by GolfUniverse.com™ and any of its affiliates and/or subsidiaries, said information will be kept in confidence and will not be shared with any third parties (other than consumer credit agencies) without the customer’s prior informed consent. Notwithstanding the foregoing, GolfUniverse.com™ and its affiliates and subsidiaries reserve the right to share with third parties the fact that they have credit card information on file for specific customers but they will not share this credit card information with third parties without the customer’s prior informed consent.
GolfUniverse.com™ shares Website usage information about visitors to our Website, who have received targeted promotional campaigns, with Advertisers for the purpose of formatting future campaigns and upgrading visitor information used in reporting statistics. For this purpose, we and our Advertisers track some of the pages that you visit on our Website through the use of pixel tags (also called clear gifs). By registering with GolfUniverse.com™, you agree to allow GolfUniverse.com™ to share such Website usage information with third parties.
GolfUniverse.com™ also reserves the right to provide aggregate or group data about GolfUniverse.com™ users for lawful purposes. Aggregate or Group data is data that describes the demographics, usage, or characteristics of GolfUniverse.com™ participants as a group. By opening a GolfUniverse.com™ account, you agree to allow GolfUniverse.com™ to provide such aggregate data to third parties. Players under 18 years of age are not allowed to participate in sweepstakes and games offered by GolfUniverse.com™. No information should be submitted to, or posted at, any GolfUniverse.com™ Web sites by visitors under 18 years of age. We encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children and to participate and monitor the interactive activities of their children. Registrants may receive e-mail confirming their Registration with GolfUniverse.com™, co-registration with Advertisers and subsequent entries in GolfUniverse.com sweepstakes and games, as well as promotional marketing of commercial products and services. If you do not want to receive e-mail from GolfUniverse.com™ in the future, please let GolfUniverse.com™ know by e-mailing us at the following address: unsubscribe@GolfUniverse.com. To unsubscribe from any co-registration Advertiser’s website, please visit their website for complete details.
GolfUniverse.com™ does not endorse, nor is GolfUniverse.com™ responsible for the accuracy of, the Privacy Policies and/or Terms and Conditions of each of the Advertisers on the GolfUniverse.com™ Website. The entities which advertise and place banner ads on the GolfUniverse.com™ Website including, but not limited to, co-registration Advertisers, are independent third parties and are not affiliated with GolfUniverse.com™.
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