RIPLEY'S IS COMMITTED TO SAFEGUARDING YOUR PRIVACY ONLINE.
The following policy describes how your personal information will be treated and protected. This policy may change from time-to-time as required by law or at Ripley’s discretion.
1. Your Personally Identifiable Information.
Ripley’s collects information in a variety of ways from your registration. We may ask for personal information such as your name, email address, address and date of birth when you request information, enter a contest or inquire about a promotion. If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence. Email addresses are stored and may be used for marketing purposes until such time as you elect not to receive marketing communication.
2. “Cookies” and their use.
3. Who is collecting the information?
4. Use of the Aggregated Information.
In addition to use of personal information to customize service to you, Ripley’s also does research on our member's demographics, interests and behavior based on the information provided to us. We do this to better understand and serve our customers users. The data is compiled and analyzed on an aggregated basis (without any disclosure of personally identifiable information) and may be shared with potential advertisers or business partners.
5. Information Shared Only with Permission.
Ripley’s will not disclose any of your personally identifiable information except when we have your permission or under special circumstances, such as when required by law. Ripley’s may preserve online content and may disclose content to any third party if required to do so by law or in a good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is necessary to:
(a) comply with legal process;
(b) enforce the Terms and Conditions of Service;
(c) respond to claims that any content violated the rights of third parties; or
(d) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Ripley’s its employees or the public.
6. Your Choices regarding collection, use and distribution of your information.
You can unsubscribe at any time from our emails by clicking on the “unsubscribe” link. By modifying your browser preferences, you have the choice to accept all cookies, to be notified when a cookie is set, or to reject all cookies. Some browsers provide a mode where cookies are always deleted after a visit. This is called InPrivate in Internet Explorer version 8 and newer; Incognito in Google Chrome version 10 and newer; Private Browsing in Firefox version 3.5 and newer; Private Browsing in Safari version 2 and newer, and Private Browsing in Opera version 10.5 and newer. The exact instructions for changing your cookie settings can be found in the “Help” section of your browser. You can delete cookies already on your computer or device at any time. If you choose to reject all cookies, you will be unable to use the parts of the Website service that required registration in order to participate. Ripley’s does not sell or rent user information to anyone. We will notify you at the time of data collection or transfer if your data will be shared with a third party who has an independent right to use your information and you will always have the option of not permitting the transfer.
7. Accessing, Deleting and Revising Your Information.
You may change any or all of your personal information by contacting Ripley’s at: firstname.lastname@example.org
8. Ripley’s On-Line Security.
Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square uses Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology to transfer personal information over the Internet. While we make our best efforts to protect your personal information from misuse, there is always some risk involved with information provided over the Internet. Therefore, we cannot guarantee the security of the information provided over the Internet and will not be responsible for security breaches beyond our reasonable control.
9. General Internet Privacy.
10. Data Protection Act.
Ripley’s is registered with the Data Protection Act 1998. You may visit the Data Protection Act website to see under what purposes Ripley’s is registered.