ArtMetal.com has an online service that allows our members to set up unique personal profiles that can be linked together through networks of friends with common interests. ArtMetal members can view each others profiles, communicate with old friends and meet new friends on this service, share photos, post journals and comments, and describe their interests. To enrich our members experience, we request and display some personal information to other members and visitors which allows our members to identify each other and expand their network of friends with common interests. ArtMetal members can change their profile information at any time and can control how other members and the service communicates with them.
Sharing and Disclosure of Information ArtMetal.com Collects
Information Collection and Use by ArtMetal.com
ArtMetal.com collects member submitted information such as name, email address, and age to authenticate users and to send notifications to those users relating to the ArtMetal.com service. ArtMetal.com also collects other profile data including but not limited to: personal interests, gender, age, education and occupation in order to assist users in finding common interests and communicating with each other.
ArtMetal.com also logs non-personally-identifiable information including IP address, profile information, aggregate user data, and browser type, from users and visitors to the site. This data is used to manage the website, track usage and improve the website services. This non-personally-identifiable information may be shared with third-parties to provide more relevant services and advertisements to members. User IP addresses are recorded for security and monitoring purposes
User Profile information including members' pictures and names are displayed to people in order to facilitate user interaction in the ArtMetal.com social networking community. Email addresses are used for the purposes of inviting new friends to join ArtMetal, to add users to members friends networks, and to send notifications related to the service. With the exception of inviting friends, adding friends, and notifications, a user's email address is not shared or displayed to people within a user's personal network. Users within a personal network communicate on ArtMetal.com with each other through the ArtMetal.com service, without disclosing their email addresses.
From time to time, ArtMetal.com or a partner, may sponsor a promotion, sweepstakes or contest on ArtMetal.com. Users may be asked to provide personal information including name, email address or home address or to answer questions in order to participate. We may transfer personal information to certain ad partners that you have explicitly requested to receive information from. It will be clear at the point of collection who is collecting the personal information and whose privacy statement will apply.
Invitations and Other Communications to Non-members
ArtMetal members can invite friends to join the service by sending invitation emails via our automated invitation system. ArtMetal.com stores the email addresses that members provide so that the respondents may be added to the friend's list of the member sending the invitations, and also to send reminders of the invitations ArtMetal.com does not sell these email addresses or use them to send any other communication besides invitations, invitation reminders. Recipients of invitations from ArtMetal.com may contact ArtMetal.com to request the removal of their information from our database.
Journals and web logs and Public Forums
Please be aware that whenever you voluntarily post public information to Journals, web logs and any other Public Forums that that information can be accessed by the public and can in turn be used by those people to send you unsolicited comments.
Correcting/Updating or Removing Information
ArtMetal.com users may modify or remove any of their personal information at any time by logging into their account and accessing features such as Edit Profile and Account Info.
Members who no longer wish to receive emails from other users may choose not to by de-selecting 'personal contact form' in your user profile 'Contact Settings' of your 'Account Settings' page.
Third Party Advertising
ArtMetal.com member accounts are secured by member-created passwords. ArtMetal.com takes precautions to insure that member account information is kept private. We use reasonable measures to protect member information that is stored within our database, and we restrict access to member information to those employees who need access to perform their job functions. Please note that we cannot guarantee the security of member account information. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors may compromise the security of member information at any time.
Contacting the Web Site
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, please contact us via this form or mail ArtMetal at: 505 Luther Rd, Apex, NC