WOWIO is committed to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Notice is intended to inform visitors to our Web site how personal information is collected, used, and safeguarded. By visiting wowio.com, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Notice.
Collection of Personal Information
In order to create an account and use the full suite of WOWIO services, you will be asked to enter personal information, including your name and a valid email address. If you use a credit card to purchase an eBook, the credit card information is not stored by WOWIO without your consent. Additionally we may collect information about your visit, including the pages you view and the links you click for the purposes of compensating creators and improving the user experience. We also collect certain standard information that your browser sends to every website or service you visit, such as your IP address, browser type and language, access times and referring Web site addresses.
Use of Personal Information
WOWIO collects and uses your personal information primarily for the purpose of subsidizing the price of eBooks available on the WOWIO site. Sponsors pay for the opportunity to present their products and services to you, and in return you get free books. Your personal information is shared with sponsors and other clients and partners of WOWIO in aggregate only. No personal identifying information is available to clients or partners. We also use your personal information to communicate with you. We may also occasionally send you product surveys or promotional mailings to inform you of other products or services available from WOWIO. WOWIO may access and/or 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 or comply with legal process served on WOWIO or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of WOWIO; or (c) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of WOWIO services or members of the public.
Security of Personal Information
WOWIO is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. For example, we store the personal information you provide on computer systems with limited access, which are located in controlled facilities. When we transmit highly confidential information (such as a credit card number or password) over the Internet, we protect it through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Collection and Use of Children's Personal Information
WOWIO's products and services are intended for download by adults or with the consent of adults.
Cookies are small files stored on your computer's hard drive through your Web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser and to temporarily remember things such as the items in your Shopping Cart. You can browse WOWIO's Web site without using cookies, but your browser will need to be set to accept cookies if you intend to create a WOWIO account and download free ebooks.
Conditions of Use, Notices, and Revisions
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