metroFLOG

metroFLOG Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting Metroflog. Your privacy is important for us. This Privacy Policy explains how we collect and use information from our users. By using Metroflog you accept the terms included in this Privacy Policy and in our Terms and Conditions. For more information about our Terms and Conditions, please click here.


What personal information does Metroflog collect?

During registration, the only personal information that Metroflog currently requests is your email address and your location (Country and State).

You may volunteer additional personal information at other times including, but not limited to, creating a Metroflog Public Profile (favorite music, movies, TV series, etc) or updating your Personal Account Information by adding data such as name, last name, day of birth, etc. Any additional personal information that you submit to Metroflog will be protected under the terms and conditions of this Privacy Policy. Metroflog does not collect or use sensitive information. Sensitive Information refers to data related to confidential health or medical information, financial or insurance information or any government identification number. For more information about our Terms and Conditions please click here.

Browser Information

Every time you visit a page on the Internet, your web browser sends specific information to the web site you are visiting. Metroflog's server automatically registers, collects and stores this information from your web browser, including your IP address, specific type of browser software, Metroflog-related cookies (see below), and the pages you visit at Metroflog.

We use this information primarily to help diagnose and fix any technical problems that you may encounter. But we also use IP information to help us limit access to Metroflog by users who have violated our Terms of Use (or to help users block access to their Metroflog sites by other users).

Cookies

Like most sites that have features requiring registration and signing-in, Metroflog uses cookies to recognize you when you return to Metroflog and to keep track of your username and password when you have signed in (so you don't have to re-sign in every time you visit a new page at Metroflog). You have the option of blocking the use of cookies by changing privacy settings in your browser. Please see your browser supplier’s website for details on how to do this.

Third Party Advertisement

Some of the advertisements and other services that appear on Metroflog are delivered to you by Internet advertising companies. These companies utilize certain technologies including cookies to deliver targeted advertisements and marketing messages and to collect anonymous information about your visit to Metroflog and other web sites. If you would like more information about this practice or to opt out of having this information used by companies that are part of the Network Advertising Initiative, please visit www.networkadvertising.org


Who else collects my personal information?

Any personal information that you volunteer on Metroflog.com (any URL that starts with http://www.metroflog.com) is collected by Metroflog alone, unless specifically noted otherwise.


How does Metroflog use my personal information?

Metroflog uses your email address only to confirm your account and contact you in case there is a problem with your account. Upon your request, Metroflog may forward additional information to your email address including, but not limited to, weekly statistics, messages from visitors to your Metroflog Site or additional information about the Company.

To continue providing Metroflog's products and services free-of-charge, Metroflog may display advertisements or other promotional information. Any additional personal information that you volunteer will help Metroflog customize the advertisements it displays to match your interests.

Metroflog does not share any personally identifiable information with advertisers. Metroflog may share general demographic information with advertisers and business partners (such as aggregated statistics about member's interests and occupations). But Metroflog never gives advertisers access to your individual personal account information.

Metroflog keeps your personal information only for as long as reasonably necessary for the purposes for which it was collected or to comply with any applicable legal reporting or document retention requirements. If you have any questions or concerns regarding the security of your personal information, please email us at privacy@metroflog.com (All emails that have nothing to do with the security of your personal data will not be answered. For any other issues please go to www.metroflog.com/contactus.php (with issues regarding the security of your personal data will not be answered).


Links

Metroflog contains links to other sites. Metroflog is not responsible for the privacy policies and/or practices on other sites. When linking to another site a user should read the privacy policy stated on that site. Our privacy policy only governs information collected on Metroflog.com.


Invitations and Other Communications to Non-members

Metroflog members can invite friends to join the service and visit their sites by sending invitation emails via our automated invitation system. Metroflog stores the requested email addresses that members provide so that the respondents may be added to the friend's list of the member sending the invitations, and also to send reminders of the invitations. Metroflog.com does not sell these email addresses or use them to send any other communication besides invitations or invitation reminders. Recipients of invitations from Metroflog.com may contact Metroflog.com to request the removal of their information from our database.


Minors

MetroFLOG is intended for people who are at least 13 years old. Children under 13 are not permitted to join MetroFLOG or participate in the MetroFLOG Community. For more information about our Terms and Conditions please click here.


What can I do to protect my Metroflog account?

Be careful to keep your Metroflog username and password secret! Anyone who knows your username and password can log onto your Metroflog account.

If you are using a shared computer to access your Metroflog account, remember to log out of Metroflog before you leave that computer. If you forget to log out, the next person who uses that shared computer may have access to your Metroflog account.

To minimize the risk of other people accessing your private Metroflog account, we suggest that you log out of Metroflog before you leave any computer that you use, even a personal one.


What does Metroflog do to protect my private and personal information?

Metroflog.com has built a secure infrastructure to safeguard your private information. We will continue doing everything we can to maintain and improve the security of our network. After all, every Metroflog employee is also an active Metroflog member. We all understand the importance of maintaining a secure system for our private and personal information.

No data transmission over the Internet, however, can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Although Metroflog pledges to put forth its best efforts to protect your private information, Metroflog cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to or from our online products or services, and you do so at your own risk. For further information on this subject, please see our Terms of Use.


Is there anything else I should know about privacy issues?

We will do everything in our power to maintain your privacy and online security. Strong privacy and security, however, requires effort from both Metroflog.com and its members. Please be sure to follow the advice listed above for protecting your Metroflog account. The best way to protect your privacy is to protect your password; change your password often, and keep it secret, even from Metroflog.com employees.

Metroflog.com employees will never ask you for your password.


Changes in Policy

Changes to this Policy, if any, will be posted at the site so you are aware of what information was changed. Metroflog reserves the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time.


Effective Date

This Policy is effective as of September 1st, 2011.


Contact Metroflog

If you have any questions or suggestions regarding this Policy, please contact us by email at privacy@metroflog.com.