The information we gather from customers enables us to personalize and improve our services and to allow our users to set up a user account that can be used to interact with Bands and Charities through the Website. In connection with the Website, we request and may display some personal information to other users and visitors of the Website, which allows users to identify each other. The types of information that we collect are detailed below.
We receive and store any information you enter on our Website or provide to us in any other way. The types of Personal Information collected may include your name, user name, password, email address, purchase history, IP address, and any other information you provide in connection with your user account. You can choose not to provide us with certain information, but it may prevent you from taking advantage of some of our special features. The Personal Information you provide is used for such purposes as allowing you to interact with Bands and Charities, improving the content of the Website, and communicating with you about specials, new features and new music.
We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with our Website or services. UseMusic automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser including your IP address, cookie information, and the page you requested.
Generally, our service automatically collects usage information, such as the numbers and frequency of visitors to our site and its components. UseMusic only uses this data in aggregate form, that is, as a statistical measure, and not in a manner that would identify you personally. This type of aggregate data enables us to figure out how often customers use parts of the Website or services so that we can make the Website appealing to as many customers as possible, and improve those services. As part of this use of information, we may provide aggregate information to our partners about how our customers, collectively, use our site. We share this type of statistical data so that our partners also understand how often people use their services and our Website, so that they, too, may provide you with an optimal online experience. Again, UseMusic never discloses aggregate information to a partner in a manner that would identify you personally.
We may receive a confirmation when you open an email from UseMusic if your computer supports this type of program. UseMusic uses this confirmation to help us make emails more interesting and helpful and improve our service. If you do not want to receive email or other mail from us, please send your request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer’s hard drive through your browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser and tell us how and when pages in our site are visited and by how many people. UseMusic cookies do not collect Personal Information, and we do not combine the general information collected through cookies with other Personal Information to tell us who you are or what your screen name or email address is.
Personal Information about our customers is an integral part of our business. We neither rent nor sell your Personal Information to anyone. We share your Personal Information only as described below.
We are affiliated with a variety of entities, including Bands and Charities, and work closely with them. In certain situations, these Bands sell music to you through UseMusic's Website, the proceeds of which are given to the selected Charities. We will share certain Personal Information with the Bands and Charities related to your purchases, if you have agreed to be solicited by either during the registration process.
We employ other companies and people to perform tasks on our behalf and need to share your information with them to provide products or services to you. UseMusic’s agents do not have any right to use Personal Information we share with them beyond what is necessary to assist us. You hereby consent to our sharing of Personal Information for the above purposes.
As part of the Website and Services, you will receive from the Organization email and other communication relating to your purchases. You acknowledge and agree that by purchasing, the Organization may send you email and other communication that it determines in its sole discretion relate to your purchases.
Except as set forth above, you will be notified when your Personal Information may be shared with third parties, and will be able to prevent the sharing of this information.
Your UseMusic account Personal Information is protected by a password for your privacy and security. You need to prevent unauthorized access to your account and Personal Information by selecting and protecting your password appropriately and limiting access to your computer and browser by signing off after you have finished accessing your account.
UseMusic endeavors to protect user information to ensure that it is kept private, however, UseMusic cannot guarantee the security of user account information. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors, may compromise the security of user information at any time.
UseMusic allows you to access the following information about you for the purpose of viewing, and in certain situations, updating that information. This list will change as our Website changes.
As stated previously, you can always opt not to disclose information, even though it may be needed to take advantage of certain UseMusic features. You are able to add or update certain information on pages, such as those listed in the “What Personal Information Can I Access” section above. When you update information, however, we often maintain a copy of the unrevised information in our records.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding privacy at UseMusic site, please send us a detailed message to email@example.com. We will make every effort to resolve your concerns.
Effective Date: October 1, 2013