Last updated: August 20th, 2016
to the following services of CacheSport:
CACHESPORT.COM website and mobile applications;
our websites, applications and other services, register to become a member or to
receive information from us, or volunteer information. Our services are hosted on
and other common automated data collection technologies. Please see "How We Use
Cookies" for more information about these technologies and how you can opt out of
By using any of the services above, you are accepting the practices described in
WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT FROM YOU?
Information You Give Us. We receive and store any information you give us when
interacting with our services or in any other way, including through CacheSport API-enabled
third party applications or services. For example:
Name and email address when registering for an account with us
Name, billing address, shipping address, phone number, email address and credit
card information for purchase of CacheSport Hunt Registration and purchases
from any store on CACHESPORT.COM.
Profile information such as your home location, your profile photo, your occupation,
your address, any photo uploads, etc.
Any information required by contest or sweepstakes entries or other promotions.
Information and content you provide through the discussion forums or by email
Email address when you sign up to receive our newsletter or other communications
Email addresses of people you know when you participate in a referral program.
Messages you send or receive through our communications services.
Information you provide in an application and resume when applying for a job with
Any information you choose to share with us as part of surveys you do for us (or
a third party acting on our behalf)
Information Collected Automatically. When you use our services, we automatically
receive and record information from your browser or mobile device, including:
The unique identifier for your mobile device
Your IP address
Time and date of access
If you're accessing our services through one of our API partners, the name of the
application you're using
The user ID we've assigned to the account through which you are accessing our services
Whether you are a Premium or Basic member
The latitude and longitude of any location-based search you perform
Version of our application that you're using
The page you requested
for different purposes, including recognizing our users and customizing certain
below for more information.
Social Media. When you interact with any web page or account on a social media
platform, we may collect the personal information that you make available to us
on that page, including your account ID or username.
HOW DO WE USE YOUR INFORMATION?
CacheSport will use your information collected in connection with our services,
which may include your name, e-mail address, or other information unique to you:
For the purpose for which you gave it to us, such as account registration, Hunt
Registration, or CacheSport purchases, or communicating through the message
For our own internal business purposes, such as analyzing the use of our services
(via services like Google Analytics and others), market research, and website and
mobile application optimization.
To communicate with you about things we think will be of interest to you such as
our products and services, and location-based entertainment -related activities.
To verify your identity.
To provide customer service and review issues with your account or your use of our
To allow you to share your experiences using our services with others.
To authorize payment, whether through secure third party credit card processing
gateways or through other payment methods.
To improve our products and services.
To customize the content available through our services.
To allow you to login, share information or "like" us through a social network site
account, such as Facebook and Twitter.
To create a convenient and easy-to-use shopping process on CACHESPORT.COM that
includes an online shopping cart.
To restrict access to our services or communicate with users who have violated our
WITH WHOM DO WE SHARE YOUR INFORMATION?
Except as provided below, we do not share or sell information that identifies our
users personally or makes it possible for other parties to contact them directly.
We share your information as follows:
Other Users. We may disclose personal information to other people who use our
services if you choose to include personal information, such as your email address,
photo or other details, in your public profile. Your username and location and any
other information or content you post publicly will be shared with others when you
use the public features of our services, such as participating in the discussion
forums. If you choose to participate in forum discussions, your IP address may be
shared with forum moderators at CacheSport's discretion.
Partners. We license our API to partners who use it to develop other CacheSport-related
services, including websites and mobile applications. Any information you have included
on your public profile or on CacheSport (including photos) will be accessible
to them through the API. Additionally, we share home coordinates with our API partners
and randomize the decimal portion of the degrees. Our API License Agreement requires
any information acquired through our API or submitted through use of their websites
or mobile applications. We provide location information to our map providers without
identifying you specifically for the purpose of enabling map functionality. Additionally,
we may partner with other companies/organizations to provide promotions and sponsorships.
If you choose to participate, the information you provide may be shared via our
API or otherwise to enable your participation and to allow the sponsor to contact
Social Media. If you choose to log in to your account with or through a social networking
service, CacheSport and that service may share certain information about you
and your activities. With your permission, we also may share information about your
activities on our services with that social network’s users.
Third Party Service Providers. From time to time, we employ other companies
and individuals to perform specialized functions on our behalf, such as analytics,
secure credit card processing and email service providers. They may have access
to personal information needed to perform these functions but will be prohibited
from using it for other purposes.
Protection of Us and Others. We may disclose personal information if required
to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a)
comply with the law or comply with legal process served on CacheSport; or (b) protect
and defend our rights or property, our services, users or the public.
Business Transfers. In the unlikely event that we sell a portion of or all
of our business or in the event that we reorganize, customer records would likely
be transferred to the acquiring company or new entity; however, any personal information
in those records will remain subject to the promises made in the pre-existing privacy
HOW DO WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION?
CacheSport has implemented many security measures to protect against the loss,
misuse, and alteration of your information. We protect your account information
through the use of a password. To protect the confidentiality of your information
you MUST keep your password confidential and not disclose it to any other person.
We also work to protect the security of your credit card information during transmission
through the use of third party payment processors using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)
software, which encrypts the information you input. However, keep in mind that no
security measures are perfect or impenetrable.
WHAT CHOICES DO I HAVE?
You can always choose not to provide information, even though it may be needed to
use our services.
You can add or update certain information by signing in to your account and accessing
your account settings.
If you do not want to receive our newsletter or marketing communications from us,
you can click the "unsubscribe" link at the bottom of the email you receive. This
will not affect our ability to send you communications regarding your account.
If you do not want to receive emails from us about specific CacheSport Hunts or
upcoming events, you can change your preferences by logging into your account and
removing these features. Please note that you cannot disable notifications related
to CacheSport Hunts you have won.
If you have granted us access to your Facebook or Twitter account by linking, you
can disconnect the link by logging into your account, accessing your profile and
clicking the Facebook or Twitter icon to disconnect.
beacons, clear GIFs associated with cookies and Adobe Flash local shared objects,
on our websites and applications, in order to provide certain services.
We gather date, time, certain information about a user's browser and system or device
configuration and capabilities, navigation history and IP address for all visitors
to our websites. We use this information for our system administration and security
and to gather general information about our audiences and their geographic locations.
A. Our cookies. We place cookies that identify you, or allow third parties
to do so on our behalf, for the following purposes:
to recognize you automatically when you return to our websites and mobile applications
and to customize certain features and functions;
to understand your interests in content, both our own content and that of other
companies, on or across our websites and mobile applications;
to make an automated record of your activities on our websites and mobile applications;
to manage, track and follow up on email campaigns.
We use third party tools such as Google Analytics cookies to track how groups or
categories of users interact with our services. We enable Google Analytics’ User-ID
feature to better understand how users interact with our services over an extended
period of time, from different devices and multiple sessions, so we can continue
to improve our service and provide the best experience for our users. User ID is
an anonymous identifier that helps identify unique users across multiple devices
and browsers. When you log-in to use our services, your User ID is sent to Google
Analytics and functions as your online alias. Google connects your User ID to your
online behavior. Users who do not want their data collected with Google Analytics
in this way can install the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on for each of
their devices.<link: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/181881> The
Google Analytics opt-out add-on is designed to be compatible with a variety of browsers,
including Chrome, Internet Explorer 8-11, Safari, Firefox and Opera.
Additionally, you may use the tools in your browser to decline, disable, or delete
any cookies. You will still be able to log on as a member if you decline or delete
our persistent cookie that enables automatic recognition, but many important features
of our websites will not be available, e.g. you may not be able to access certain
features of the site if persistent cookies have been disabled.
B. Third party advertising cookies. We allow other companies to serve ads on
or practices. We currently allow Google AdSense to serve ads on our websites. Google
uses other companies, such as PointRoll and Nielsen/Netratings to help it serve
ads. Google's use of the DoubleClick cookie enables it and its partners to serve
ads to you based on your visit to our websites and/or other sites on the Internet.
Google and some of the companies it works with may offer additional choices about
your preferences. Please visit Google for more information about the technologies
it uses, the types of information it collects and its privacy practices. Please
visit Google and use "Ads Settings" to set your preferences. The website http://www.aboutads.info offers
useful information about ad networks and a single place to turn off targeted ad
serving from any of its members. We may add or change the list of third party advertisers
We urge you to check this section for changes regularly.
HOW CAN YOU CHANGE OR DELETE THE INFORMATION WE HAVE?
Access "Account Settings" to change or delete information yourself. If you need
help or have questions about changing or deleting the information we have collected,
please email us or write to us at CacheSport, Attn: CacheSport, 203A Albatross
Ave, Kodiak AK 99615.
WHAT CAN I DO IF MY CHILD HAS PROVIDED PERSONAL INFORMATION?
Our services are not intended for use by children, and we do not knowingly collect
personal information from children under 13. If we learn that personal information
of someone less than 13-years-of-age has been collected through our services, then
we will take the appropriate steps to delete this information. If you are a parent
or guardian and discover that your minor child has obtained an account without your
consent, then you may alert us via email and request that we delete that
child's personal information.
WHAT IF I DO NOT LIVE IN THE U.S.?
If you use our services outside of the United States, you understand and consent
to the transfer of your personal information to, and the collection, processing
and storage of your personal information in the United States. The laws regarding
personal information in the United States may differ and be less stringent than
your local laws.
California law permits users who are California residents to request certain information
regarding disclosure of their personal information to third parties for direct marketing
purposes. To make such a request, please send us an email specifying that
you seek your “California Customer Choice Notice.” Please allow thirty days
for a response.
will contact the person who made the complaint to follow up and review compliance
THIRD PARTY LINKS
Websites that link to or from our services may collect personal information about
you, including any social networking sites to which you choose to link your account.
protect your information. If we provide notice of changes via email, you consent
to receiving email notice of such changes.