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theEditr (operating under theEditr LLC) is a community and an educational powerhouse delivering lifestyle, health, wellness and educational content to help edit, educate and make your lives more fun and meaningful at low to no costs. Our privacy policy explains how theEditr collects, uses, shares, and safeguards your personal information. This section also explains your rights and preferences related to your personal information.

Type of information we collect

  • Account Creation: When you create your personal account, you can save, share and organize the content you are most interested in. We collect this information so that we can cater personalized content for you.
  • Tracking & Cookies: We use cookies which are small pieces of information that a website sends to a computer’s hard drive while a website is viewed. We have a legitimate interest in making our website operate efficiently.
  • Demographics: theEditr collects personal information inclusive of your location. We have a legitimate interest in understanding our users and providing tailored services.
  • Emails: If you receive emails from theEditr, we use this to understand how you are interacting with our communication series such as opening an email and clicking on certain banners. We have a legitimate interest in understanding how you are engaging with our communication efforts.
  • Content Creators & Contractors: If you are currently collaborating with us on any content ideas or will be in the future, we collect information necessary for the engagement. This could include sensitive information like your Social Security Number or any unique government ID format. We require this information related to our independent contractors or content creators to perform any independent agreements. In many instances, the law does require us to collect this information to perform any independent agreements. We have a legitimate interest in using your information to make sure our work agreements abide by the human resource law.
  • Consumer or other feedback: While providing us feedback or emailing us, we collect information like your first name, last name, e-mail address and telephone number (if provided) along with any other content that you send to us to reply back in an efficient manner. We have a legitimate interest in your feedback along with acting upon any suggestions provided.
  • Newsletters: If you choose to sign up for our newsletter series, we collect your details such as your name, email address and other interests so that we can communicate with you. As we have legitimate interest in the same, we will send you periodic emails with content geared towards your interest.
  • Mobile Devices: theEditr has a legitimate interest in understanding mobile device behavior and we may collect information like your location and other unique identifiers to help improve our experience along with catering a better customer experience for you.
  • Social Media: Whenever you like, follow, and share any of our social media content, we will be collecting your information. This information may include your first name, last name, email address and other comments that you might share with us. We have a legitimate interest in understanding our users and providing tailored services. The way we use your information is also based upon your consent.
  • Surveys: Whenever you participate in any survey, we may collect information entered through the links. If the survey is provided by a third-party application or vendor, the third-party’s privacy policy applies to the collection, use, and disclosure of your information. We have a legitimate interest in understanding your opinions and collecting information.
  • Website engagement and interactions: We use technology to understand how you interact with our site. This includes links and images you click on, or information that you type while submitting any forms. This may also include any information about your device or browser. We have a legitimate interest in understanding how you interact with our website along with understanding your preferences and interests to optimize content tailored for you. We also have a legitimate interest in detecting any fraud and preventing it.
  • Web logs and Tracking: We collect information such as browser types, device types and IP addresses. We have a legitimate interest in monitoring our networks and understanding our visitors. We use this information to track some of our metrics as well. We have a legitimate interest in understanding all this information so that we can optimize our website along with tailoring content for you.


Advertising Cookies

  • Third party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on a user's prior visits to your website or other websites.
  • Google's use of advertising cookies enables it and its partners to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and/or other sites on the Internet.
  • Users may opt out of personalized advertising by visiting Ads Settings. (Alternatively, you can direct users to opt out of a third-party vendor's use of cookies for personalized advertising by visiting www.aboutads.info
  • If you have not opted out of third-party ad serving, the cookies of other third-party vendors or ad networks may also be used to serve ads on your site, which should also be disclosed in your privacy policy in the following manner:
    • Notify your site visitors of the third-party vendors and ad networks serving ads on your site
    • Provide links to the appropriate vendor and ad network websites.
    • Inform your users that they may visit those websites to opt out of the use of cookies for personalized advertising (if the vendor or ad network offers this capability). Alternatively, you can direct users to opt out of some third-party vendors’ uses of cookies for personalized advertising by visiting www.aboutads.info.
  • How we use and process your information

    In addition to the above, we use and process your information for the following reasons:
    • Identifying when you visit our website.
    • Optimize our content for you along with creating a more personalized experience.
    • Conducting any analytics.
    • Responding to any inquiries emailed to us.
    • Sending marketing emails related to our content.


    How we share your information

    • If another company plans to acquire us, we will share your information but make sure to inform you. You may choose to be a part of our organization or may opt out to do so.
    • We will ask if you would like us to share your information with other unaffiliated third parties who are not described elsewhere in this policy.
    • In the future, our website will provide the opportunity to our member base to post comments and share content material. If you decide to submit information on these pages or any articles, that information may be publicly available.
    • We may share information with our third-party vendors for additional analytics that we will conduct to better optimize our site and content for you.


    It is your choice!

    You can make the following choices regarding your personal information:
    • You are entitled to request access to your personal information by contacting us at the address described below. If required by law, upon request, we will grant you reasonable access to the personal information that we have about you. Note that California residents may be entitled to ask us for a notice describing what categories of personal information (if any) we share with third parties.
    • We solely rely on you to update and make any corrections to your personal information that is shared with us. In case our website does not have the functionality for you to update or correct certain information, you are welcome to contact us at the address below to get your information updated. Please note that it is possible we keep a record of your historical information for any back up or audit trails.
    • You are entitled to deleting your profile or any information shared with us. If you are unable to do so online, please contact us and we will facilitate your request. However, if required by law, we must keep your personal information to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, enforce our agreements, or for another one of our business purposes.
    • You may decline use or disclosure of your personal information by contacting us at the address described below.
    • For newsletters, it is your choice to be a part of it or to be excluded from this series. When you sign up for our emails, you are agreeing not only to receive our content delivered to you, but also to receive these occasional advertorial emails from our advertisers/sponsors. If you would prefer not to receive these emails, you can unsubscribe by following the unsubscribe instructions in e-mails that you receive, and we will not send you any additional content or advertorial emails.
    • Please address any requests and questions about your rights to privacy@theeditr.com and you may request a copy of the personal information that we hold about you, and exercise other rights as described above. Please note that it is required by law that we ask you to prove your identity. We may verify your identity by either phone call or email. We may ask you to provide identity information such as first name, last name, date of birth, street address or any other information related to confirming your identity. We may also require a signed declaration authorizing to process your request along with releasing information to you.


    Protecting your personal information

    Sharing any information over the internet may not be fully secured. While we try our best to protect all information shared on our site, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information. In the case that we are required by law to inform you of a security or identity breach related to your personal information, we will notify you electronically via email or may call you (depending on if you have shared your telephone number with us).

    However, we are confident that while creating your account on our website, your passwords are fully secured as we use a hashing method to secure and store your password in our database. Please note that you are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password. If you grant access to someone else to log into your account, you are responsible for the security of the same. If you feel someone else is accessing your account without your consent and authorization, please contact us immediately by emailing us at privacy@theeditr.com