Last Updated: Nov 2, 2021
Information We Collect and How We Collect It
When you use our Sites, we collect information from and about you, including your personal information. “Personal information” refers to information that directly identifies or can be used to determine the identity of a person. We collect information from and about you (i) directly from you when you provide it to us and (ii) passively when you use the Sites. Certain third parties may also collect information about you, including personal information, through your use of the Sites.
Information You Provide Us:
When you download, register with or use the Sites, we may ask you to provide information, including some personal information, such as: your name, postal address, email address, credit card number and related information, phone number, date of birth, and other information. We may also collect the date of birth and date of death, and other information, for deceased persons in connection with certain features of the Sites.
When you contact us, through the Sites or through other forms of communication such as email, we may store your communications, including any personal information you include in them, so we can effectively provide our services or respond to you. If you exchange communications with other users through the Sites, we may store and review such communications. We may also collect information about your transactions with our business partners and affiliates.
Passive Information Collection:
We may collect personal information, and other information, passively, while you are visiting or interacting with the Sites. We call this “passive” collection because you may not know that this information is being collected when you visit or interact with the Sites. This information may consist of the following items, among others: details of your access to and usage of the Sites, your IP address and related information, network configuration information, network device information, browser plug-in type and versions, and operating system. Some of the technologies we use to passively collect information are detailed below, though we may make use of additional technologies from time to time.
Third Party Information Collection:
When you use the Sites, certain third parties may use automatic information collection technologies to collect information about you or your device. These third parties may include, among others, advertisers, ad networks, ad servers, and analytics companies. We may also collect or receive information about you from other sources including third-party information providers and third-party platforms.
Our Sites may link to third-party websites and resources. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of such other websites. If you have any questions about the privacy practices of these third party sites, you should review their policies and contact them directly. We are not responsible for the actions of third parties.
How We Use the Information We Collect
Create customized experiences, to provide you information or services tailored to your interests and preferences, or to make our service easier to use and navigate.
Communicate with you about your account, inquiries, our company, and related news, as well as to send you promotional emails, surveys, newsletters, or notifications.
Improve our service by collecting and analyzing data, such as user traffic patterns, to help us better understand our services and design better services.
Generate web analytics to compile user information for marketing purposes, advertising, conducting marketing analysis, providing you with recommendations for products and services based on your profile, and promotional material planning and distribution.
Otherwise further a legitimate business purpose.
Disclosure of Your Information
We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual or device, without restriction.
In addition, we may disclose personal information that we collect or you provide:
To our subsidiaries and affiliates.
To contractors, service providers, and other third parties we use to support our business.
To a buyer or other successor in the event of a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution, or other sale or transfer of some or all of Obit’s assets, whether as a going concern or as part of bankruptcy, liquidation, or similar proceeding, in which personal information held by Obit about its users is among the assets transferred.
To unaffiliated or non-agent third parties to market their products or services to you if you have not opted out of such disclosures.
For any other purpose disclosed by us when you provide the information.
With your consent.
To comply with any court order, law, or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request.
To enforce our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us, and for billing and collection.
If we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of Obit, our customers or others.
How To Have Your Information Deleted from this Website
If at any time you wish to have your information including any specific data (i) submitted by you to this Website or (ii) specifically relating to your own use of this Website, you may email email@example.com to request deletion of your data. Please include your Obit user name in the email and write “Request for Data Deletion” in the subject line. If the sender’s email address on a Request for Data Deletion varies from the email address Obit maintains on record for the user name, Obit reserves the right to ask for the user’s Obit password or other information to verify the identity of the requesting user. User requests for deletion of their data are typically processed within three business days of receipt of the Request for Data Deletion.
Public Postings on the Sites
Some aspects of your profile information (e.g. your username) may be exposed publicly when you interact with the Sites, such as by posting content or commenting on content. You also have the ability to post content that includes your personal information. Please be extremely careful when disclosing any information in public posting areas. We are not responsible for the use by others of the information, personal or otherwise, that you disclose publicly on the Sites.
We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure. You understand and agree, however, that we cannot guarantee the protection and security of your information and cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us. Understand that any information that you transfer to us is done at your own risk.
In addition to measures we take to protect your information, the security of your information also depends on you. Please be sure to safeguard the confidentiality of your account credentials and make sure appropriate security settings are enabled on the device you use to access the Sites.
Opting Out of Certain Messaging
You can manage some of your messaging preferences through your account settings, or through specific instructions provided in the communication you wish to stop receiving. Please note, however, that you cannot opt out of receiving certain administrative, transactional, or legal messages from Obit.
Personal Information of Children Under the Age of 13
Obit is not intended to be used by children under the age of 13, and we do not knowingly collect personal information from any child under the age of 13. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will take steps to remove such information and terminate the child’s account.
Your California Privacy Rights
If you are a California resident, California law may provide you with additional rights regarding our use of your personal information.
California’s “Shine the Light” law (Civil Code Section § 1798.83) permits users of our Sites that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please contact us by e-mailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.