Privacy Policy


FREESAMPLES.US PRIVACY POLICY

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Mandatory Arbitration. These Terms & Conditions contain a mandatory arbitration provision that requires you to individually arbitrate any disputes or claims you may have with us and waives your right to participate in a class action or multi-party arbitration. You may opt-out of the mandatory arbitration provision by providing written notice of your decision within thirty (30) days of the date that you first register on the Site.

1.  Introduction

Thank you for visiting Freesamples.us.  Please read our Terms of Service and this Privacy Policy carefully, as you must agree to both documents in order to be permitted to use our Service.

2.  Definitions

Throughout this document, we may use certain words or phrases, and it is important that you understand the meaning of them.  The following is a non-exhaustive list of definitions of words and phrases found in this document:

“Freesamples.us” refers to our company, known as “Freesamples.us LLC”; our Site; our Service; or a combination of all or some of the preceding definitions, depending on the context in which the word is used;

“Service” refers to the services that we provide through our Site, including our online deals service and our Site itself;

“Site” refers to our website, www.freesamplesus.wpengine.com;

“User” refers to anyone who uses our Service, including general visitors to our Site;

“You” refers to you, the person who is governed by this Privacy Policy.

3.  Information Collected

Identifying Information

We collect certain personal information from you when you sign up to our Service that can be used to identify you, such as your name, e-mail address, mailing address, date of birth, telephone number, unique device ID, credit card information, mobile carrier information, Facebook profile, and any other information that we deem necessary for the purpose of providing you with our Service or which you provide to us voluntarily.  The information we collect from you, to the extent that it is private, is disclosed only in accordance with our Terms of Service and/or this Privacy Policy.

Here are some of the types of Information we collect from users:

  • Name                                  • Postal address                                • E-mail address
  • Telephone number            • Cell/landline phone number         • Gender and date of birth
  • IP Address • Survey responses                            • Device ID & location

Non-Identifying Information

Whenever you visit our Site, we may collect non-identifying information from you, such as your IP address, referring URL, browser, operating system, cookie information, and Internet Service Provider.  Without a subpoena, voluntary compliance on the part of your Internet Service Provider, or additional records from a third party, this information alone cannot usually be used to identify you.

4.  Use of Your Information

We may use your information to:

Enhance or improve User experience, our Site, or our Service.

Transfer to third parties with your consent.

Send e-mails about our Site or respond to inquiries.

Send e-mails and updates about Freesamples.us, including our electronic newsletter.

Send third party offers.

Perform any other function that we believe in good faith is necessary to protect the security or proper functioning of our Site or Service.

Your email address will only be shared with our mailing partner for the purposes of sending 3rd-party promotional email communications.

5.  Accessing, Editing, and Removing Your Information

Users may in some cases be able to review and edit the personal information they have provided to us by logging into your account on the Site and editing their account.  Although most changes may occur immediately, information may still be stored in a web browser’s cache.  We take no responsibility for stored information in your cache, or in other devices that may store information, and disclaim all liability of such.  In addition, we may, from time to time, retain residual information about you in our backup and/or database.

6.  Cookies

We use cookies to remember your preferences and track advertisements.  For these reasons, it is necessary that you enable cookies in your browser, and you hereby acknowledge that we have informed you of our use of cookies and that you consent to our use of cookies in relation to your computer system.

Please note that we use third party cookies on our Site.  Additionally, we use Google AdSense on our Site, which in turn uses the DoubleClick cookie.  For more information about the DoubleClick cookie including how to opt out of its use, please visit https://support.google.com/adsense/answer/2839090?hl=en.

7.  Third Parties

7.1  Third Party Websites

Freesamples.us may post links to third party websites on its Site.  These third party websites are not screened for privacy or security issues by Freesamples.us, and you release us from any liability for the conduct of these third party websites.

Please be aware that this Privacy Policy, and any other policies in place, in addition to any amendments, does not create rights enforceable by third parties or require disclosure of any personal information relating to members of the Service or Site.  Freesamples.us bears no responsibility for the information collected or used by any advertiser or third party website.  Please review the privacy policy and terms of service for each site you visit through third party links.

7.2  Third Party Account Services

Freesamples.us permits Users to provide us with their Facebook profile information.  If you wish to limit what Facebook shares with us, you must adjust your privacy settings with your Facebook account accordingly.

7.3 Privacy Notice

Notwithstanding any other provision, we may also engage a third party partner for the purpose of recognizing users and delivering to them interest-based content and advertisements. We may share information about you with our partners such as your name, postal address, email, or other identifier and may do so non-human readable form to ensure the security of your information. Our partners also may collect information directly from your device, such as your IP address, device ID, and information about your browser or operating system; may combine our personal and non-personal information about you with information from other sources; and may place or recognize a unique cookie on your browser. To opt-out of third party cookies, please go to http://www.aboutads.info/choices. To opt-out of the use of your mobile device ID for targeted advertising, please see http://www.aboutads.info/appchoices.

8.  Third Party Access to Your Information

Although you are entering into an Agreement with Freesamples.us to disclose your information to us, we do use third party individuals and organizations to assist us, including contractors, web hosts, and others.

Throughout the course of our provision of our Service to you, we may delegate our authority to collect, access, use, and disseminate your information.  For example, our web host stores the information that you provide us, and we may hire outside contractors to perform maintenance or assist us in securing our website.

It is therefore necessary that you grant the third parties we may use in the course of our business the same rights that you afford us under this Privacy Policy.  For this reason, you hereby agree that for every authorization which you grant to us in this Privacy Policy, you also grant to any third party that we may hire, contract, or otherwise retain the services of for the purpose of operating, maintaining, repairing, or otherwise improving or preserving our website or its underlying files or systems.  You agree not to hold us liable for the actions of any of these third parties, even if we would normally be held vicariously liable for their actions, and that you must take legal action against them directly should they commit any tort or other actionable wrong against you.

We may share non-identifying information, or identifying information in hashed, non-human readable form, with third parties to develop and deliver targeted advertising on our site and on websites or applications of third parties, and to analyze and report on advertising you see.  These activities may include combining non-identifying information we collect with additional non-identifying information collected from other sources.  We also may share such information (with identifying information in hashed, non-human readable form) with third parties, including advisors, advertisers and investors, for the purpose of conducting general business analysis or other business purposes.

We may, or a third-party may, place or recognize a unique cookie on your browser to enable you to receive customized ads or content.  The cookies may reflect non-identifying information, or identifying information in hashed, non-human readable form.  If you’d like to opt-out of such collection and use of data, please go to the DAA’s consumer opt-out page here: www.aboutads.info/choices

Your email address will only be shared with our mailing partner, All-Inbox, LLC.

9.  Release of Your Information for Legal Purposes

At times it may become necessary or desirable to Freesamples.us, for legal purposes, to release your information in response to a request from a government agency or a private litigant.  You agree that we may disclose your information to a third party where we believe, in good faith, that it is desirable to do so for the purposes of a civil action, criminal investigation, or other legal matter.  In the event that we receive a subpoena affecting your privacy, we may elect to notify you to give you an opportunity to file a motion to quash the subpoena, or we may attempt to quash it ourselves, but we are not obligated to do either.  We may also proactively report you, and release your information to, third parties where we believe that it is prudent to do so for legal reasons, such as our belief that you have engaged in fraudulent activities.  You release us from any damages that may arise from or relate to the release of your information to a request from law enforcement agencies or private litigants.

10.  Commercial and Non-Commercial Communications

By providing information to the Site that forms the basis of communications with you, such as contact information, you waive all rights to file complaints concerning unsolicited e-mails from Freesamples.us since, by providing such information, you agree to receive communications from us or anyone else covered under this Privacy Policy.  However, you may unsubscribe from certain communications by notifying Freesamples.us that you no longer wish to receive solicitations or information and we will endeavor to remove you from the database.

11.  Security Measures

We take certain measures to enhance the security of our Site and Service, as it is in our interest to do so.  However, we make no representations as to the security or privacy of your information.  It is in our interest to keep our website secure, but we recommend that you use anti-virus software, firewalls, and other precautions to protect yourself from security threats.

12.  Your California Privacy Rights

Freesamples.us permits residents of California to use its services.  Therefore, it is the intent of Freesamples.us to comply with the California Business and Professions Code §§ 22575-22579.  If you are a California resident you may request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to any third parties for their direct marketing purposes.  Various provisions throughout this Privacy Policy address requirements of the Californian privacy statutes.  In summary, you must presume that we collect electronic information from all visitors.  You may contact us at the e-mail address listed at https://freesamplesus.wpengine.com/contact with any questions.

13.  International Transfer

Your information may be transferred to—and maintained on—computers  located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the privacy laws may not be as protective as those in your jurisdiction.  If you are located outside the United States and choose to provide information to us, Freesamples.us transfers Personal Information to the United States and processes it there.  Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.

14.  Amendments

We may amend this Agreement from time to time.  When we amend this Agreement, we will update this page accordingly.  You must read this Agreement each time you use our Service, and your continued use of our Service shall constitute your acceptance of any such amendments.

15 . Arbitration/Dispute Resolution

If you have a dispute concerning any aspect of these Terms & Conditions or the Site, you should first contact customer support on our Site or by completing a customer support ticket. If Customer Support doesn’t resolve your dispute to your satisfaction, you can start a formal dispute proceeding by completing a Dispute Form. Completing a Dispute Form will elevate your dispute and we will attempt to resolve the matter to your satisfaction within thirty (30) days of our receipt of your Dispute Form. We may choose to provide you with a final written settlement offer during this process. If we provide you with a final written settlement offer and you don’t accept it, or we can’t otherwise satisfactorily resolve your dispute, you can submit your dispute for resolution by arbitration before the American Arbitration Association (“AAA”) in the county where you live by filing a separate Demand for Arbitration online by following the instructions at https://apps.adr.org/webfile/. You will need our mailing address to file online which is:

Yoogrow LLC

170 north 5th st #1C

Brooklyn, NY 11211

Last Modified:  January 20, 2016