Who is collecting the data
What data is being collected
In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our Site, hifizero may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:
* Username (Google/Facebook username you choice)
* E-Mail Address (Google/Facebook email you enter)
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through hifizero’s public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.
We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the Site. These may include: (a) registering for an account on our Site; (b) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (c) sending us an email message. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.
Right of deletion of user personal data
Whenever you want to delete your account, you can click the [Profile] menu at the top right when the account is logged in, and delete the account from the [Close Account] tab, you can also reach out to the support email [email protected] and request to delete your account. All the information related to your account like logs, account information etc will be deleted immediately from the database.
Keep in mind that once your account is deleted, you will not be able to reactivate your account or retrieve any of the content or information you have added. If your account has been banned before deleted, you can not use current account name or email to register again.
Use of your personal information
hifizero collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.
hifizero may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from hifizero and its affiliates.
Sharing information with third parties
hifizero does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
hifizero may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on hifizero or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of hifizero; and/or (c) act under the exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of hifizero, or the public.
Tracking user behavior
hifizero may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within hifizero, in order to determine what hifizero services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within hifizero to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Automatically collected information
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by hifizero. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the hifizero website.
The hifizero website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a 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. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize hifizero pages, or register with hifizero site or services, a cookie helps hifizero to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, visit history, and so on. When you return to the same hifizero website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the hifizero features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept of decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the hifizero services or websites you visit.
How we respond to Do Not Track signals
Some internet browsers have incorporated "Do Not Track" features. Most of these features, when turned on, send a signal or preference (the "DNT Signal") to the web sites you visit indicating that you do not wish to be tracked. Because there is not yet a common understanding of how to interpret DNT Signals, nor a common definition of "tracking", we do not currently respond to DNT Signals on the hifizero Websites. hifizero engages in so-called online behavioral advertising on third-party sites (also sometimes called "retargeting" or “tracking”), through which information collected about the pages you visit on hifizero is used to display ads for hifizero products or services on third-party websites. This information may uniquely identify a browser but is not personally identifiable.
Online behavioral advertising
Opting out of online behavioral advertising
You may opt-out of receiving online behavioral advertisements from third-party advertising companies that hifizero uses to serve these interest-based ads. Because hifizero participates in the Digital Advertising Alliance (DAA) self-regulatory program, we have adopted the use of the DAA’s Advertising Options Icon (AdChoices) on these ads for the purpose of allowing users the ability to opt-out of this form of tracking. You may click on the AdChoices icon to opt out of receiving behaviorally-targeted ads that are served to you based on your browsing behavior on hifizero websites. Please note that opting out through the AdChoices icon will only affect ads served to you based on your behavior on hifizero websites, and does not prevent you from receiving other hifizero advertising. You may also opt out of receiving behaviorally-targeted ads directly at our website using this link: AdChoices. Opting out through the hifizero website, as opposed to using the AdChoices icon, means the data about your behaviors on hifizero websites won’t be used by third party advertising companies to serve you interest-based ads.
The methods of both collecting data for the purpose of serving behaviorally-targeted ads and recording your opt-out are done at the individual computer browser level and are based on browser cookies. If you clear your cookies or use a different browser or computer, you will need to re-submit your preference to the specified third-party advertising companies. For more information about behavioral advertising, please visit https://www.aboutads.info.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
From time to time, hifizero may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication. In order to improve our Services, we may receive a notification when you open an email from hifizero or click on a link therin.
If you would like to stop receiving email from hifizero, you may managing your notification preferences in your Notify Settings.
External data storage sites
We may store your data on servers provided by third-party hosting vendors with whom we have contracted.
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