Collages.net®, recognizes and respects the importance of maintaining the
privacy of our photographers, color labs, event guests and other
customers, who are all considered registered members (“Members”) and
describe why we gather information from you, what information we
collect, how we collect it, what we use the information for and how you
can instruct us if you prefer to limit the use of that information. This
our web site located at Collages.net (the “Web Site”). The Web Site is
owned by Collages, LLC. (the “Company”). By visiting Collages.net,
you are accepting the practices described in this privacy notice and
agree to receive our current privacy policies through our web site.
Note: You must be 18 years or older to register as a member or use Collages.net®.
Why do we gather information?
Since our inception, Collages.net® has consistently provided our
customers, Members, and users with quality goods and services, excellent
customer service, access to useful information, and an overall pleasant
interactive experience. We gather personal information to allow us and
certain third parties to communicate with you, to process your orders,
to provide an enhanced and more personalized interactive shopping
experience and to inform you, and your gift and message recipients, of
special offers and discounts. These discounts may be offered by third
parties, some of which may be independent and not under the control of
What information do we gather?
The information that Collages.net® may collect includes, but is not limited to:
Billing information (credit card number, expiration date and billing address)
Occasion type (birthday, Mothers day, etc.)
Any relevant promotion code and information
Gift and message recipient's name, address, telephone number, email address, and any other information you provide to us
IP address, equipment and browser information - Collages.net® keeps your IP address, equipment and browser information confidential and uses it only to help diagnose problems with our server, to generate internal statistics, and to administer the Website.
and store certain types of information automatically whenever you
interact with us. For example, like many web sites, we use “cookies,”
and we obtain certain types of information when your web browser
accesses Collages.net. A number of companies offer utilities designed to
help you visit web sites anonymously. Although this may interfere with
and limit our ability to provide you with the services Collages.net
offers, we want you to be aware that these tools exist. Collages.net
does not warrant the effectiveness of these utilities, and does not
represent that we will be able to process your requests or provide
services to you should you use such a utility.
When do we collect information?
Collages.net® collects personal information online when:
you register to become a member of Collages.net® or any other partner services
you use our services to store, share, and/or print your pictures online
you make online purchases
you submit questions or comments to us
you participate in online surveys
you participate in online forums, chats, bulletin boards, discussion groups
you participate in online promotions, premiums, sweepstakes or contests
you request that we send information to your friends, family and colleagues
This information is collected through our Web Site and emails. Information
you enter might be collected even if you cancel or do not complete the
intended use, registration, or order process
Note: If you opt-out from receiving further promotional emails
from us, we will not share any of your information with any third
parties, including our Affiliates.
What are "cookies" and how does Collages.net® use them?
Cookies are small pieces of information stored by your browser on your
computer's hard drive, at a web site's request. Collages.net® cookies do
not contain any personal information and are used for these reasons: (1)
cookies allow us to keep track of the pictures you upload and download;
(2) cookies allow us to remember you when you login to the places on our
site which require Membership; (3) to remember your country and language
preferences; (4) to help us understand the size of our audience,
traffic, and bandwidth patterns;(5) to manage and present site
information; (6) to deliver information specific to your interests; and
(7) to manage site information and pictures displayed on your computer.
How we use the information we collect about you?
We use information we collect to:
communicate with you
to process, fulfill, and follow up on your orders
register you in programs
create and maintain accounts
answer your e-mail
send information that you request
send friends, families and colleagues information on your behalf
to provide an enhanced and more personalized interactive shopping experience
to inform you, and your gift and message recipients, of offers and discounts from Collages.net® or other web sites and partners.
In addition, we may periodically make such information (except for
credit card number and expiration date, unless you consent
otherwise), including aggregated information, personally
identifiable information with third party businesses and
affiliates for the purpose of direct mail, email marketing
and telemarketing. “Affiliates” are those persons or entities directly or indirectly
controlling, controlled by, or under common control with the
Company. You may instruct us not to share personal information
about you that you have provided to us with third parties by
following the instructions provided below. A Successor to our
business is not considered to be a third party for these purposes
In the event
of a merger, consolidation, or sale or transfer of all or substantially
all of the assets or business of the Company by, with, or into another
company (a "Successor"), one of the assets which would generally be
transferred is the information we collect from our customers, Members,
and users. However, the use of this information by any Successor would
time to time, including any amendment after such transaction, and you
will continue to have the right to opt-out of sharing your information
with third parties.
We may disclose any information you provide to us (i) when we believe
disclosure to be appropriate to comply with any law, regulation, or
governmental or law enforcement request, or to comply with judicial
process; (ii) if such disclosure is necessary or appropriate to operate
this Web Site or to process any orders or registrations or to conduct
any promotions, contests, or sweepstakes you participate in; (iii) to
protect the rights or property of the Company, its Affiliates,, users,
customers, recipients, Members, Sponsors, Providers, Licensors, or
Please note that any personal information you reveal or post on one our
chat room, discussion group, folder, survey, contest, sweepstakes, user
review and rate forum, and all User Submissions, are not protected by
third parties, including to contact you. Information you give out or
post on our public forums you disclose at your own risk.
Portions of the Web Site (such as our Member registration and
guest/event login screen) may require registration and log-in processes
in which you will need a user ID and password (collectively, the
“Password”). Any Password provided to you will be the exclusive property
and confidential information of the Company and may be used by you
solely for your individual use of this Web Site. You are responsible for
maintaining the confidentiality of any Password provided to you. All
activities that occur using your Password are your responsibility,
whether or not authorized by you. You agree to immediately notify us of
any unauthorized use of your Password or accounts.
Consent to Transfer
Collages.net® is operated in the United States. If you are located in
the European Union or elsewhere outside the United States, please be
aware that any information you provide to us will be transferred to the
United States. By using the Web Site or providing us with your
information, you hereby consent to this transfer. In addition, if you
provide data to us about other individuals (such as your message
recipients), you agree that you have obtained consent from each such
individual to the submission and processing of such information under
transfer of such data to the United States. Although we will collect and
generally applicable to the protection of personal data in the United
States may not be as stringent as those in some users' home
Collages.net® wants you to be aware that when you click on links and/or
ad banners that take you to third-party web sites, you will be subject
not ours. While we support the protection of privacy on the Internet, we
cannot be responsible for the actions of third parties. We encourage you
to read the posted privacy statement and user terms and conditions
whenever interacting with, and prior to providing any personal
information to, any other web site.
If you place an order our Web site encrypts your credit card number you
submit prior to transmission over the Internet using secure socket layer
(SSL) encryption technology. This technology works best when the site is
viewed using Microsoft's Internet Explorer® or Netscape Navigator®.
However, no transmission of data over the Internet or any other public
network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Although we make reasonable
efforts to safeguard your personal information once we receive it, we
cannot warrant the security of information you transmit to us.
If you prefer not to have us provide personal information about you to
third parties (other than our Affiliates, subcontractors, or agents
us know by either:
Writing to us at:
ATTN: Customer Service
8906 E. 67th Street
Raytown, MO 64133
Emailing us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Note: If you opt-out from receiving further promotional emails
from us, we will not share your email address with any third parties,
including our Affiliates and partners.
From the Company and its Affiliates
In addition, if you also prefer not to receive further product
information and promotional mailings/emails from us based on information
you provided to Collages.net®, please indicate this in your instructions
to us and please include your mailing address. Any email for which the
primary purpose is the advertising or promotion of a product or service
will contain contact information/link and a reply email address to which
you may reply to opt-out from receiving similar future emails. Please
note that your instructions do not govern the use of personal
information you may have provided to third party merchants whose
products and services may be displayed or accessible on or through the
Web Site. The use of information you have provided to these third party
merchants is governed by their privacy polices and terms. Also, your
instructions do not apply to “transactional or relationship” email
messages which include, but are not limited to, registration, order
status, confirmation or reply emails. (These email messages may also
contain promotional items and offers however, that is not their primary
Your instructions will only apply to the Collages.net® Web Site, not to
our Affiliates and their web sites. Please refer to the policies and
opt-out provisions of those other web sites.
Your instructions to limit the use of your information will be processed
as soon as reasonably practicable and in accordance with applicable law.
Your Consent and Changes to this Policy
Subject to the above provisions, by using our Web Site, you consent to
the collection and use of information by us and the terms of this
we will post those changes so that you are always aware of what
information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we
may disclose it. In addition, if you would like prior notice of changes
email@example.com from the email address to which you
would like notice sent. By using Collages.net®, after such changes and
posting, you agree to be legally bound and to abide by the changes and
which this policy is a part.
send your comments and questions to customerservice@Collages.net.