Last updated on March 17, 2010
ACKNOWLEDGMENT AND ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
Earndit, Inc. (“Earndit” or “we”)
is committed to protecting your privacy as well as protecting personally
our current privacy practices with regard to the information we collect
through the Earndit Rewards Program (the “Rewards Program”), or
any time that you interact with our website.
By agreeing to participate in the Rewards
Program or accessing www.earndit.com ("Site"), you acknowledge
and fully understand this Privacy Statement ("Statement"),
agree to be bound by the terms contained in this Statement, and freely
consent to the information collection and use practices described in
Each of the individual programs has specific
terms and conditions. By agreeing to participate in any of our Programs,
you acknowledge and fully understand the terms and conditions specific
to that program, agree to be bound by the terms of that program and
freely consent to the use practices as set forth in those terms and
conditions. The terms and conditions for each of the Programs
can be found at www.earndit.com. Please review the specific terms and
conditions that apply to the program for which you have chosen to participate.
If you do not agree with the terms in
this Statement or the terms and conditions specific to the program of
your choice, please cease participation in the Programs and do not access
or use the Site.
Earndit uses both personal and non-personal
information to provide you with a superior user experience and, as necessary,
to administer our business. For example, we collect information that
allows us to:
* reward participants in the Rewards Program for certain activities including exercising;
* provide a more personalized experience;
* authenticate a user’s identity;
* promote partners and vendors who support the Earndit Programs;
* conduct research and perform analysis in order to measure, maintain, protect, develop, and improve services;
* administer sweepstakes, contests, promotions, or surveys;
* communicate with you about special offers, events, or new products or services;
* customize and enhance
our Site and advertising.
In order to participate in any of our
Programs, you agree that Earndit may record certain information about
you. From time to time participants will be asked for PII such as demographics
(age, income, etc), psychographics (what you like to purchase, etc)
and interests. Submission of this information is entirely voluntary
and may qualify you for additional rewards Points earning opportunities.
In addition, Earndit records content, such as text, images, pictures,
and profile information, which you submit or upload to the Site. User
images and screen names that you upload to the Site or select will be
displayed in order to identify you, both to yourself and to other participants.
Before you begin participation in any
of our Programs, you will need to activate your account.
Earndit does not rent or sell members’
PII or program activity with anyone without a member’s expressed consent.
We reserve the right to report to law
enforcement agencies any activities that we, in good faith, believe
to be unlawful.
When you visit our Site, we track information
to administer the Site and analyze its usage. Examples of information
we may track include, but are not limited to:
* Your Internet protocol address;
* The kind of browser or computer you use;
* Number of links you click within the site;
* State or country from which you access the site;
* Date and time of your visit;
* Name of your Internet service provider;
* Web pages from which you link to our site;
* Web pages you go to from our site; and
* Pages you view on
your user experience and to facilitate the tracking of session and cross
session activities. A cookie is a small text file that is placed on
your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs
or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to
you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued
the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies
is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. For example, if
you personalize a web page, or navigate within a site, a cookie helps
the site to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. Hence,
this simplifies the process of delivering relevant content and eases
site navigation by providing and saving your preferences and login information
as well as providing personalized functionality.
The type of information that may be stored
in a cookie includes non-PII about you. Some examples may include a
randomly assigned user or session identification number, the country
where you are located, and your first name to welcome you back to the
We reserve the right to share aggregated
site statistics with third parties, but will not allow other companies
to place cookies on our website unless there is a temporary, overriding
customer value (such as merging into our Site another site that relies
on third-party cookies).
You have the ability to accept or decline
cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can
usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies. If you reject
cookies by changing your browser settings then be aware that this may
affect the functionality of our Site.
HOW INFORMATION IS USED
Earndit may use data collected about
you to send relevant offers and information that may be of interest
to specific Earndit participants, to alert you when you earn Points,
and, generally, to administer the Site and the Earndit Rewards Program.
The Site and emails we send you may contain
links to other websites. We are not responsible for the content or privacy
practices of those websites, including the use of PII about Earndit
members collected by those websites.
SALE OF EARNDIT OR ITS ASSETS
If Earndit or all or substantially all
of its assets are sold to a third party or parties, we may transfer
Earndit member’s data to those parties as part of the transaction.
In the event of such a transaction, we will make sure that the acquiring
The security of the PII that we collect
is of the utmost importance to us. We take all commercially reasonable
steps to secure your PII. Reasonable physical, electronic, and managerial
procedures to safeguard the information we collect has been implemented
and is updated periodically as we deem necessary. With this in mind,
we limit access to PII to only those employees and contractors who need
access in order to perform their duties.
We have the discretion to update this
date at the top of this Privacy page. We encourage you to periodically
to protect the PII we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is
aware of modifications. Your continued use of this site or participation
and any updates.