Last Updated: December 1, 2018
Ganjaboards is a blog dedicated on covering the latest and greatest offers for cannabis related products and services. You can find specials, offers, coupons, and reviews for various cannabis products. We also have a message board in which our readers can use to interact with other readers by creating threads and commenting on existing topics. Readers can earn Ganja Bucks (fake digital currency we use) by participating on our website, they can use Ganja Bucks on our shop page to purchase products.
1. Personal Information We Collect
“Personal Information” is information that can be used to identify, locate or contact an individual. Ganjaboards collects the following types of Personal Information.
Information Users Provide.
To register for our Services, users must provide identifying and contact information, including their name and email address. Users will be able to share their location with Ganjaboards so to better filter services, products and events in their area.
Ganjaboards will offer coupons, deals and other to users. Users will be able to make purchases using a variety of payment methods. When making purchases, users may be required to enter billing information, including name, billing address, credit card or other payment information, and billing email. This information is used and held by the third-party payment providers that Ganjaboards uses to process payments. Ganjaboards may also retain your billing information, transaction details, and purchase history for various purposes, including to help resolve subsequent billing disputes and inquiries.
You control what additional information, including Personal Information, you contribute by posting your User Content on the Services. So please use discretion when submitting any User Content on the Services. If you use our Services to disclose personally identifiable information, you should be aware that this information can be read, collected or used by other users or others. Ganjaboards moderates user content only after having been posted. Please see our Terms of Service for all guidelines on posting content.
Information Collected Using Cookies and other Web Technologies.
Like many website owners and operators, we use automated data collection tools such as Cookies and Web Beacons to collect certain information.
“Web Beacons” (also known as web bugs, pixel tags or clear GIFs) are tiny graphics with a unique identifier that may be included on our Services for several purposes, including to deliver or communicate with Cookies, to track and measure the performance of our Services, to monitor how many visitors view our Services, and to monitor the effectiveness of our advertising. Unlike Cookies, which are stored on the device, Web Beacons are typically embedded invisibly on web pages (or in an e-mail).
“Log Data” means certain information about how a user (both Account holders and non-Account holders) (“User”) uses our Services. Log Data may include information such as a User’s Internet Protocol (IP) address, browser type, operating system, the web page that a User was visiting before accessing our Services, the pages or features of our Services to which a User browsed and the time spent on those pages or features, search terms, the links on our Services that a User clicked on and other statistics. We use Log Data to administer the Services and we analyze (and may engage third parties to analyze) Log Data to improve, customize and enhance our Services by expanding their features and functionality and tailoring them to our Users’ needs and preferences.
Third Party Plug-Ins. Third party plug ins may be available on the Services. Third party plug-ins include third party social media widgets, share buttons, login mechanisms and/or other social plugins from Google, Facebook, Twitter or other platforms, and may be subject to the privacy policies of these other companies as posted on their respective websites. When you use these features, certain information from your social media accounts may be accessed by or shared with Ganjaboards, and likewise, certain information about your use of Ganjaboards may be posted to a user’s profile on those platforms.
Push Notifications. You may be given the option to receive push notifications while using our Services. In order to serve push notifications, Ganjaboards may need to collect your IP address and a persistent identifier from your device. You can turn off push notifications in your own device.
Information Sent by Your Device.
We collect certain information that your mobile device, laptop, or other device sends when you use our Services, like a device identifier, user settings and the operating system of your device, as well as information about your use of our Services.
2. How We Use and Share Personal Information
Protecting the personal information of our users is an important part of our business. We will never sell your personal data. We do not rent or sell personal information to anyone.
Our primary goals in collecting information are to provide and improve our Services, to administer your use of the Services (including your Account), and to enable you to enjoy and easily navigate our Services. We will use your Personal Information to:
- Provide the Services, communicate with you and provide customer support in relation to the Services;
- Customize your experience and otherwise measure and improve our Services;
- Send you relevant emails and communications that may be of interest of you (with the ability to opt out of such emails).
- Screen our orders for potential risk or fraud;
- Enforce our agreements, terms, conditions, and policies, and send you notices and alerts; and
- When in line with preferences you have shared with us, provide you with information or advertising relating to our products or services.
3. Information that We Share with Third Parties
We will not share any Personal Information that we have collected from or regarding you except as described below:
Information Shared with Our Services Providers
We may engage third-party services providers to work with us to administer and provide the Services (for example, a web hosting company whose services we use to host our platform). These third-party services providers have access to your Personal Information only for the purpose of performing services on our behalf. Those third-party service providers are:
Aggregated Information Shared with Other Third Parties.
We may share anonymized or aggregated data we collect from the use of the Services, such as de-identified demographic information, de-identified location information, information about the computer or device from which you access the Services, market trends and other analysis that we create based on the information we receive from you and other users.
We use Google Analytics, a service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”), to gather information about how users engage with our Services. For more information about Google Analytics, please visit http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/partners/. You can opt out of Google’s collection and processing of data generated by your use of the Services by going to http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. *Hyperlinks are subject to change, please contact us for any broken hyperlinks.
Information Disclosed in Connection with Business Transactions
Information that we collect from our users, including Personal Information, is considered to be a business asset. Thus, if we are acquired by a third party as a result of a transaction such as a merger, acquisition or asset sale or if our assets are acquired by a third party in the event we go out of business or enter bankruptcy, some or all of our assets, including your Personal Information, may be disclosed or transferred to a third-party acquirer in connection with the transaction.
Information Disclosed for Our Protection and the Protection of Others
We cooperate with government and law enforcement officials or private parties to enforce and comply with the law. We may disclose any information about you to government or law enforcement officials or private parties as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate: (i) to respond to claims, legal process (including subpoenas); (ii) to protect our property, rights and safety and the property, rights and safety of a third party or the public in general; and (iii) to stop any activity that we consider illegal, unethical or legally actionable.
4. Your Choices Regarding Personal Information
We offer you choices regarding the collection, use and sharing of your Personal Information and we’ll respect the choices you make. Please note that if you decide not to provide us with the Personal Information that we request, you may not be able to access all of the features of the Services.
5. Modifying Your Information
If you want us to delete your Personal Information or Account, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your user name and your request. We’ll take steps to delete your information as soon we can, but some information may remain in archived/backup copies for our records or as otherwise required by law.
Responding to Do Not Track Signals
Our Site does not have the capability to respond to “Do Not Track” signals received from various web browsers.
Targeted Advertising Opt-Out
As described above, we may use your Personal Information to provide you with targeted advertisements or marketing communications that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of such advertising by visiting Network Advertising Initiative at http://optout.networkadvertising.org/?c=1, Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/settings/?tab=%20ads, Google at https://support.google.com/ads/answer/2662922?hl=en, and the Digital Advertising Alliance http://optout.aboutads.info/?c=2&lang=EN.
Ganjaboards takes the security of personal data very seriously and employ security technology to safeguard our users’ information. We have implemented administrative, physical and electronic measures designed to protect the information that we collect from or about you (including your Personal Information) from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. We also collect personal information from you only on SSL-protected (encrypted) access points and it is transmitted over the Internet only through an SSL-protected (encrypted) channel. From time to time, we review our security procedures to consider appropriate new technology and methods. Please be aware, however, that no method of transmitting information over the Internet or storing information is completely secure. Accordingly, we cannot guarantee the absolute security of any information.
7. Links to Third Party Services
8. International Transfer
Your Personal 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’re located outside the United States and choose to provide your Personal Information to us, we may transfer your Personal Information to the United States and process it there.
9. California Privacy Rights
Since 2005, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits our customers who are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. We do not share our customer’s personal information with unaffiliated third parties for their own direct marketing purposes. For inquiries, please send us an e-mail at email@example.com.