PRIVACY POLICY

Inherent to transacting on the Internet is the collection of some personal information. Gloss NY (“GLOSS NY”) is committed to protecting your personal information and privacy. This Privacy Policy applies exclusively to the Site www.glossbt.com. This Policy describes the personal information we collect from you and how we use and secure it. “Personally Identifiable Information” or “PII” defines information such as name and email that can identify an individual.

Special Note to Children

This site is not intended for the use of children. Children are not eligible to use www.glossny.com‘s services, and we ask that minors not submit any personal information to us. If you are a minor, you may use this service only in conjunction with a parent or guardian.

Acceptance of and Updates to This Policy

By visiting www.glossny.com, you are accepting this Policy as it may be amended from time to time. Please check the date of this Policy each time you visit to ensure that you are aware of the most current version. If you do not agree to the terms of this Policy, please do not use this Site.

GLOSS NY reserves the right to update this Policy at any time without prior notice. Material updates will take effect 30 days after initial posting on this Site.

For queries and concerns pertaining to the Site, email us at info@glossny.com to contact us.

Because your privacy is important to us, GLOSS NY operates by the following principles:

You may browse the GLOSS NY Website without providing any personal information that may be used to identify you personally. If you choose to provide us with your PII, including information submitted or disclosed by mail, telephone, fax, or electronically, you are agreeing to the processing and storage of your information in the United State and realize it may have data protection laws that differ from laws in your country or state.

What information does www.glossny.com gather and/or track about you?
Registration.

When you register to receive free services from www.glossny.com, we require that you supply your full name, and email address; optionally you may enter demographic information (for example, your age, sex, and the city in which you live or work). Customers who register must agree to the Terms of Use for use of the relevant service and/or the www.glossny.com Website.

Purchase of Products.

If you choose to purchase products from GLOSS NY you will be required to enter additional information such as your shipping address, billing address and credit card information to bill you for these products. In addition, Customers who purchase products from GLOSS NY must agree to the Terms of Sale located at https://www.glossny.com/terms.

Anonymous Information.

GLOSS NY may also gather anonymous information, which may be used by www.glossny.com or shared with third parties. This is information which does not personally identify you, but which may be helpful for marketing purposes or for improving the services we offer. Generally this information is collected through “traffic data” and may entail the use of “cookies,” “IP addresses,” or other numeric codes used to identify a computer.

Cookies.

GLOSS NY may employ cookies to recognize you and your access privileges on the Site, as well as to track site usage. Subscribers who do not accept cookies from the domain (e.g. www.glossny.com“) cannot access most areas of GLOSS NY’s Site. We may use an advertising server developed by a third party to display ads on our site. Some of these ads may contain cookies that are set by third parties (i.e., advertising agencies or advertising clients). We do not have access to these cookies or any information that they may contain. Acceptance of cookies from domains other than GLOSS NY’ Site is optional.

IP Addresses.

GLOSS NY may log IP addresses for systems administration and troubleshooting purposes (Your IP address indicates the location of your computer on the Internet). We do not log IP addresses to track your session, nor do we link IP addresses to anything personally identifiable, other than as stated herein.

What does www.GlossNY.com do with the information it gathers and/or tracks?
Statistical Analysis and Banner Advertising.

GLOSS NY may perform statistical analyses of user behavior in order to measure interest in the various areas of our site (for product development purposes) and to inform advertisers as to how many consumers have seen or “clicked” their advertising banners. GLOSS NY also uses demographic information to allow advertising banners on our Site to be targeted, in aggregate, to the readers for whom they are most pertinent. This means that readers see advertising that is most likely to interest them, and advertisers send their messages to people who are most likely to be receptive, improving both the viewer’s experience and the effectiveness of the ads. In this statistical analysis and banner advertisement targeting, we will disclose information to third parties only in aggregate form. Personal information about you as an individual subscriber or registrant will not be provided to any third party, except when we have your permission or under special circumstances, as described in our Terms of Use.

Email.

Using the email addresses provided at registration, GLOSS NY periodically sends promotional email to its subscribers about services offered by GLOSS NY and its advertisers. GLOSS NY may contact you regarding account status, changes to the subscriber agreement, and to confirm registration.

Occasionally, GLOSS NY’s Site shares data collected about subscribers with other units within the GLOSS NY group of companies or third parties whose products or services we feel may be of interest to you. Many of our subscribers find these mail or email promotions valuable, whether they are shopping for merchandise, taking advantage of a special offer or purchasing unique services. If you prefer not to receive promotional materials from companies outside the GLOSS NY group of companies, please see the “Opting Out” provision below.

GLOSS NY has no obligation to monitor the website or the use of the website, or to retain the content of any user session. However, GLOSS NY reserves the right at all times to monitor, review, retain, and/or disclose any information, including IP addresses, as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request, or to cooperate with law enforcement and other authorities in investigating a claim of illegal activity. We also may use IP addresses to identify a user when we feel it is necessary to protect our services, website, clients, or others.

Data Security.

As no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be completely secure, GLOSS NY cannot ensure the security of any information (including personal, confidential or privileged information) you transmit to us or any information provided online, and you do so at your own risk. GLOSS NY will not be liable for disclosures of your personal information due to errors in transmission or unauthorized acts of third parties. However, once we receive your transmission, we do our best to ensure its security on our systems by making reasonable efforts to protect the information.

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the appropriate use of information, we do not collect credit card information. We use Authorize.net for payment processing. Detailed information about the security of your payment information is available from Authorize.net. If you choose to save your payment profile, such information will be stored on Authorize.net servers and not GLOSS NY’s. For additional information please see Authorize.net.

Public Forums.

If this Site makes chat rooms, forums, message boards, and/or news groups available to its users, remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.

Links to Third-Party Sites.

To the extent that links to other Websites are contained in Posts on the GLOSS NY Site, please note that they are not operated or controlled by GLOSS NY and GLOSS NY is not responsible for the privacy practices, security, or content of these third-party sites.

Like, Thumbs-Up, +1, Follow, etc.

To the extent that you choose to select a Like or Thumbs-Up or +1, Follow buttons, etc. to any of the content on this site or any of our social media sites you acknowledge that these sites by their nature are public and not controlled by GLOSS NY and that they have their own terms of use, disclaimers and privacy policies and GLOSS NY is not responsible for the privacy practices, security, or content of these third-party sites.

In the event that the GLOSS NY or any of its assets are acquired by a third party, personal information acquired by the GLOSS NY may be one of the assets transferred.

Opting-Out, Corrections and Cancellations.

Upon request, www.glossny.com will: (a) remove you and your personal information from our database, thereby canceling your registration; (b) correct personal information that you state is erroneous; or (c) permit you to “opt out” of further email contact (except notification of major changes to the service) while still allowing access to the site. To request a correction or cancellation, contact us at info@glossny.com.

Effective Date: September 1, 2013