Privacy Policy - The WIKD 102.5 FM

Privacy Policy

  • WIKD is committed to protecting and safeguarding your privacy on the Internet. This privacy policy explains how your personal information and other information will be treated as you use our Website.

Our privacy policy can be summarized as follows:

– We do not share your personally identifiable information unless we have your permission or as stated in this Privacy Policy.

– Aggregate demographic or statistical information that is not personally identifiable may be collected and shared at the discretion of WIKD.

– We do not collect personal information from children we know to be under the age of 13, and no part of our Website is directed to children under the age of 13.

 

What kind of information do we collect?

We collect a variety of information for a variety of purposes. We collect personal information, such as your name and email address during your visit to the WIKD Website, in connection with various events such as, but not limited to, sweepstakes or contest entry, or subscribing to receive a WIKD newsletter. Submission of personal information through the Website is voluntary in each case and will be collected once you submit it to the Website. If you download software, your name and email information will be required. We do not collect personal information from children who we know to be under the age of 13. We also collect demographic information by a number of ways. We keep track of the domains from which people visit our Website. For legal and business reasons, we may track the country or zip code of the visitor. We analyze this data for trends and statistics, and for federal export law compliance when required. This information is analyzed at an aggregate level. Finally, we collect statistical browser information on the anonymous users of our Website, including: (1) the Internet Protocol (IP) address of the user’s computer, (2) the referring URL, if any, or (3) the browser software identification (this provides the brand and version of the browser software used by the anonymous user while viewing our Website). This is not personally identifiable information.

 

How do we use the information collected?

WIKD uses the information collected to:

Deliver to you and bill you for WIKD products and services, and communicate with you concerning your account and customer service issues. This may include verifying authorization of credit card usage before any subscription to services or purchase of products;
Verify access rights to access-restricted services, including for the purpose of supporting digital rights management software;
Improve our software and services by providing personalized content recommendations, language and location customization, and/or personalized help and instructions;
Determine if you meet the minimum system requirements to use our products, and provide information concerning compatibility and interoperability to you;
Track content accesses, downloads and burns for the purpose of paying royalties and license fees to third party providers, such as record labels and other copyright holders and content distributors;
Ask you to participate in surveys about products, services, news and events;
Offer you product upgrades, content, services and games for you to purchase;
Provide you with content, services, instructions, and a more personalized experience based on personal information, such as your language preferences, zip/postal code, country locations, and any content or other preferences you provide;
Auto-update downloaded WIKD products;
Provide you with news, free newsletters, updates, targeted advertising, promotions, and special offers; and
Better understand how our products are used, including Web traffic patterns and what types of content are most popular with users of our products and services.

Share anonymous site usage information about visitors to the WIKD for the purpose of measuring the effectiveness of affiliate programs. None of such information shared is personally identifiable.
If you have opted in to receive emails and want us to communicate with you, generally, we send e-mail to your about our products, content and special offers. During registration, you may opt out of receiving our marketing e-mails and/or newsletters for the relevant product or service, or you can change your settings at any time through the other methods set forth in this Privacy Policy. However, we may continue to send you e-mail about products or services you have previously purchased, your account status or other information concerning functions, features and status of your WIKD products and services, or to inform you about critical technical service issues relating to a WIKD product or service.

 

How do we keep your information secure?

WIKD, Inc. understands that it is a privilege to have you as a customer and is committed to protecting your personal information. We use the following controls to protect your personal information:

Use of secure connections using SSL to safeguard information when transmitted from your Web browser to WIKD;
Use of security controls to restrict access to databases housing personally identifying information;
Use of encryption for sensitive personal information, such as credit card numbers and user names;
Restrict employee access to databases containing personal information and impose confidentiality requirements upon employees who do; and
Bind subcontractors with contractual, technical and organizational measures to protect your personal information.

 

What do we share with third parties?

WIKD does not use your personal information for purposes incompatible with those listed above. WIKD does not sell, rent, or share your personal information to a third party unless you consent to provide such information to a third party partner or content service. WIKD may be required to provide specific access and usage information to certain content providers and rights holders as a condition of content licensing and royalties. In such cases, WIKD may provide content usage, access, demographic and other information without your personally identifiable information (your name, billing information, email address) to the content provider. WIKD may disclose relevant information about our customers to our contractors (e.g. a customer service contractor or a credit card clearing service) in order for them to provide specific services for WIKD, and to better serve our customers. WIKD contractors are bound by strict contractual requirements to keep all personal information they process strictly confidential and to use such information solely on behalf of WIKD. Also, WIKD may disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law; (b) comply with the order of a competent judicial authority in any jurisdiction; (c) comply with legal process served on WIKD; (d) protect and defend the rights or property of WIKD; or (e) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of WIKD products or the public at large. WIKD Websites and products contain links to other Websites and products. WIKD is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Websites or products. Please visit the privacy policies of these third party sites in order to understand their privacy policies and data collection practices.

 

What are some ways information is collected?

We collect information a few ways. For example, we use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track users’ movement through the site, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses do not provide us with personally identifiable information such as your name, physical address, email address or telephone number. Cookies are pieces of data that are stored on your hard drive containing personal information. We use cookies to identify an installation of WIKD software, as well as to identify the version of the software you are currently using. Cookies may also be used to auto-log you into your account, as well as store and authenticate your username and password. Cookies are linked to your personal information so you may not have to log in and enter a password more than once, thereby saving time while on our site. If you reject the cookie, you may still use our site, however, you will be limited in some areas of our site. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. Rejecting cookies is done through your browser settings on your personal computer. Finally, Web pages may contain an electronic file called a web beacon, that allows a web site to count users who have visited that page or to access certain cookies. We research certain usage and activities on its and our website. WIKD uses web beacons to conduct this research, including on the WIKD website. The information collected through these web beacons is used to find out more about our users, for more accurate reporting, and to improve the effectiveness of our marketing. Information recorded through the use of these web beacons is aggregated. No personally identifiable information about you is shared by us with any person or entity as a result of this research. If you prefer that WIKD not use information collected from you by these web beacons on our website, please opt out using the methods described in this Privacy Policy.

 

Changes to our Privacy Policy

We may make changes to our privacy policy from time to time. When we do, changes will be reflected directly and immediately in this web page so our users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. If, at any point, we decide to use personally identifiable information in a manner different from that stated at the time it was collected, we will notify users by email. Users will have a choice of whether or not we use their information in this different manner. If you do not consent at that time, we will use information in accordance with the privacy policy under which the information was collected. We encourage you to review our privacy policy whenever you visit www.WIKD1025.com.