We collect your personal information in order to provide and continually improve our products and services.
We receive and store any information you provide in relation to Potswork Services. Click here to see examples of what we collect. You can choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of many of our Potswork Services.
We automatically collect and store certain types of information about your use of Potswork Services, including information about your interaction with content and services available through Potswork Services. Like many websites, we use "cookies" and other unique identifiers, and we obtain certain types of information when your web browser or device accesses Potswork Services and other content served by or on behalf of Potswork on other websites. Click here to see examples of what we collect.
We might receive information about you from other sources, such as updated delivery and address information from our carriers, which we use to correct our records and deliver your next purchase more easily. Click here to see additional examples of the information we receive.
We use your personal information to operate, provide, develop, and improve the products and services that we offer our customers. These purposes include:
Provide, troubleshoot, and improve Potswork Services. We use your personal information to provide functionality, analyze performance, fix errors, and improve the usability and effectiveness of the Potswork Services.
Recommendations and personalization. We use your personal information to recommend features, products, and services that might be of interest to you, identify your preferences, and personalize your experience with Potswork Services.
Comply with legal obligations. In certain cases, we collect and use your personal information to comply with laws. For instance, we collect from Providers information regarding place of establishment and bank account information for identity verification and other purposes.
Communicate with you. We use your personal information to communicate with you in relation to Potswork Services via different channels (e.g., by phone, e-mail, chat). Advertising. We use your personal information to display interest-based ads for features, products, and services that might be of interest to you. We do not use information that personally identifies you to display interest-based ads. To learn more, please read our Interest-Based Ads notice.
Fraud Prevention and Credit Risks. We use personal information to prevent and detect fraud and abuse in order to protect the security of our customers, Potswork, and others. We may also use scoring methods to assess and manage credit risks.
Information about our customers is an important part of our business, and we are not in the business of selling our customers’ personal information to others. We share customers’ personal information only as described below and with subsidiaries Potswork.com, Inc. controls that either are subject to this Privacy Notice or follow practices at least as protective as those described in this Privacy Notice.
Transactions involving Third Parties: We make available to you services, products, applications, or skills provided by third parties for use on or through Potswork Services. We also offer services with third-party businesses, such as co-branded credit cards. You can tell when a third party is involved in your transactions, and we share customers’ personal information related to those transactions with that third party.
Third-Party Service Providers: We employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf. Examples include fulfilling orders for products or services, delivering packages, sending postal mail and e-mail, removing repetitive information from customer lists, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, providing search results and links (including paid listings and links), processing payments, transmitting content, scoring, assessing and managing credit risk, and providing customer service. These third-party service providers have access to personal information needed to perform their functions, but may not use it for other purposes.
Business Transfers: As we continue to develop our business, we might sell or buy other businesses or services. In such transactions, customer information generally is one of the transferred business assets but remains subject to the promises made in any pre-existing Privacy Notice (unless, of course, the customer consents otherwise). Also, in the unlikely event that Potswork.com, Inc. or substantially all of its assets are acquired, customer information will of course be one of the transferred assets.
Protection of Potswork and Others: We release account and other personal information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law; enforce or apply our Conditions of Use and other agreements; or protect the rights, property, or safety of Potswork, our users, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.
Other than as set out above, you will receive notice when personal information about you might be shared with third parties, and you will have an opportunity to choose not to share the information.
We design our systems with your security and privacy in mind.
We follow the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) when handling credit card data.
We maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards in connection with the collection, storage, and disclosure of personal customer information. Our security procedures mean that we may occasionally request proof of identity before we disclose personal information to you.
Our devices offer security features to protect them against unauthorized access and loss of data. You can control these features and configure them based on your needs. Click here for more information on how to manage the security settings of your device.
It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password and to your computers, devices, and applications. Be sure to sign off when finished using a shared computer. Click here for more information on how to sign off.
Third-Party Advertisers and Links to Other Websites: Potswork Services may include third-party advertising and links to other websites and apps. Third-party advertising partners may collect information about you when you interact with their content, advertising, and services. For more information about third-party advertising at Potswork, including interest-based ads, please read our Interest-Based Ads policy. To adjust your advertising preferences, please go to the Advertising Preferences page.
Use of Third-Party Advertising Services: We provide ad companies with information that allows them to serve you with more useful and relevant Potswork ads and to measure their effectiveness. We never share your name or other information that directly identifies you when we do this. Instead, we use an advertising identifier like a cookie or other device identifier. For example, if you have already downloaded one of our apps, we will share your advertising identifier and data about that event so that you will not be served an ad to download the app again. Some ad companies also use this information to serve you relevant ads from other advertisers. You can learn more about how to opt-out of interest-based advertising by going to the Advertising Preferences page.
You can access your information, including your name, address, payment options, profile information, household settings, and purchase history in the "Your Account" section of the website. Click here for a list of examples that you can access.
If you have any questions as to how we collect and use your personal information, please contact our Customer Service. Many of our Potswork Services also include settings that provide you with options as to how your information is being used.
As described above, you can choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of many of the Potswork Services.
You can add or update certain information on pages such as those referenced in What Information Can I Access?. When you update information, we usually keep a copy of the prior version for our records.
If you do not want to receive e-mail or other communications from us, please adjust your Customer Communication Preferences. If you don’t want to receive in-app notifications from us, please adjust your notification settings in the app or device.
If you do not want to see interest-based ads, please adjust your Advertising Preferences.
If you want to browse our websites without linking the browsing history to your account, you may do so by logging out of your account here and blocking cookies on your browser.
You will also be able to opt out of certain other types of data usage by updating your settings on the applicable Potswork website (e.g., in "Manage Your Content and Devices"), device, or application. For more information click here. Most non-Potswork devices also provide users with the ability to change device permissions (e.g., disable/access location services, contacts). For most devices, these controls are located in the device's settings menu. If you have questions about how to change your device permissions on devices manufactured by third parties, we recommend you contact your mobile service carrier or your device manufacturer.
If you are a Provider, you can add or update certain information in Provider Central , update your account information by accessing your Provider Account Information , and adjust your e-mail or other communications you receive from us by updating your Notification Preferences.
If you are an author, you can add or update the information you have provided in the Author Portal and Author Central by accessing your accounts in the Author Portal and Author Central, respectively.
In addition, to the extent required by applicable law, you may have the right to request access to or delete your personal data. If you wish to do any of these things, please contact Customer Service. Depending on your data choices, certain services may be limited or unavailable.
Potswork does not sell services for purchase by children.
Potswork.com, Inc. participates in the EU-US and Swiss-US Privacy Shield frameworks.
Click here to read additional disclosures required under the California Consumer Privacy Act.
If you choose to use Potswork Services, your use and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Notice and our Conditions of Use , including limitations on damages, resolution of disputes, and application of the law of the state of Florida. If you have any concern about privacy at Potswork, please contact us with a thorough description, and we will try to resolve it. Our business changes constantly, and our Privacy Notice will change also. You should check our websites frequently to see recent changes. Unless stated otherwise, our current Privacy Notice applies to all information that we have about you and your account. We stand behind the promises we make, however, and will never materially change our policies and practices to make them less protective of customer information collected in the past without the consent of affected customers.
Information You Give Us When You Use Potswork Services
You provide information to us when you:
Updated delivery and address information from our carriers or other third parties, which we use to correct our records and deliver your next purchase or communication more easily; account information, purchase or redemption information, and page-view information from some merchants with which we operate co-branded businesses or for which we provide technical, fulfillment, advertising, or other services; information about your interactions with products and services offered by our subsidiaries; search results and links, including paid listings (such as Sponsored Links); information about internet-connected devices and credit history information from credit bureaus, which we use to help prevent and detect fraud and to offer certain credit or financial services to some customers. Information You Can Access
Status of recent orders (including subscriptions); your complete order history; personally identifiable information (including name, e-mail, password, and address book); payment settings (including payment card information, promotional certificate and gift card balances, and 1-Click settings); e-mail notification settings (including service Availability Alerts, Delivers, Special Occasion Reminders and newsletters); recommendations and the products you recently viewed that are the basis for recommendations (including Recommended for You and Improve Your Recommendations); shopping lists and gift registries (including Wish Lists and Baby and Wedding Registries); your content, devices, services, and related settings, and communications and personalized advertising preferences; content that you recently viewed; voice recordings associated with your account; Your Profile (including your serviceReviews, Recommendations, Reminders and personal profile); If you are a Provider, you can access your account and other information, and adjust your communications preferences, by updating your account in Provider Central.