3. Privacy Statement
This policy discloses Hardline’s practices as to what information is collected by Hardline:
a) What personal information is collected, how it is used and who it can be shared with;
b) The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information;
c) How to modify any inaccuracies in your personal information;
4. Adult Service
Hardline does not knowingly collect information from or market to anyone under 18. You must agree you are 18 plus to use Hardline.
5. Information Collection, Use and Sharing
Hardline is the sole owner of the information collected to the site. Prior to making a profile while browsing Hardline certain information is captured such as your:
• IP address
• Platform, operating system, and browser information
• Path through the Site
Hardline collects personal information such as: in order to set up an account/membership and to provide you with exemplary ongoing service. We collect information that allows us to process your account/membership and to confirm your identity and email/phone number so that we can assist you knowing that you are who you say you are. This information includes your:
• Email address
We do not sell or rent this information to other unaffiliated or third party organizations.
Because some features and services on Hardline are available for a fee, a Member may elect to purchase a subscription. Hardline protects your sensitive information offline and online. Online: sensitive information such as credit card data is encrypted and transmitted securely in accordance with the best encryption software standard (SSL). Offline: Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (ie/ Customer Service Support to verify identity) are granted access to personally identifiable information.
7. Marketing to Members of Hardline
When you become a member of “Hardline” you have the right to receive information about your account, membership, new products or amendments and enhancement to the services as well as any upcoming promotions, specials and contests relating to Hardline. Hardline may conduct surveys or determine your preferences in order to better serve its members. Canadian Customers: As a Hardline customer, we have the right to promote our services through SMS. You have the right to opt out and can do so at any time by replying “STOP” to our SMS message. As a US Hardline customer who opts in to use our system, you have granted us the right to promote our services through SMS. You have the right to opt out an can do so at any time by replying “STOP” to our SMS message. Visit here for our full information on SMS.
8. Access to your Personal Information
You can unsubscribe or opt-out of future contact and promotions from Hardline at any time. You can also have access and change/correct any data we have about you.
9. Exchange Monitoring
Members communicate directly with each other through Hardline. Hardline has the right but not the obligation to monitor all Customer Data, messages and public postings. Where, in our sole discretion, customer data, messages and public postings violate this agreement, or any applicable law, or may negatively affect the goodwill of Hardline, this content may be deleted and/or reported to relevant authorities.
10. Disclosure to Law Enforcement
Hardline may disclose any Customer Data in order to cooperate with relevant law enforcement authorities without further consent or notification to you, upon a lawful request from a Law Enforcement Agency. Hardline may do so in the case of any systems or network security at other sites, for any violations of the law including of abusive conduct, fraudulent conduct or otherwise illegal activity or in the investigation of suspected criminal violations.
At any time, you can view and change the cookies stored in your browser by altering your browser settings.
The types of cookies that Hardline uses include:
• Session Cookies which are deleted when you close your browser and are used to assist you in form completions and check out process and permit Hardline to record the pages you’ve visited.
• Persistent Cookies which help you and Hardline to keep and track preferences so you don’t repeatedly enter information such as city name; these cookies can be manually deleted at any.
• Security Cookies allow Hardline to ensure that web transactions are valid, non-fraudulent and to keep your data protected from unauthorized parties.
• Session State/ Analytic cookies permits Hardline to recognize popular pages popular pages on our website and common click paths,
Hardline may contain links to other Internet or mobile sites. Hardline is not responsible for the content or privacy policies of such other sites. Please become aware of the privacy policies of such sites. Hardline is not responsible for such policies and expressly disclaims any and all liability related to such policies.
13. Surveys and Contest
Hardline, in providing members promotions and contests, may have no direct or indirect relationship, or affiliation with the company or corporation administering the promotions and contests, except where the prize consists of a gift certificate for use on the internet address www.hardlinechat.com. Members should review the terms and rules of such promotions and contests for complete details about their participation and terms of participation. Members will not hold Hardline liable for any damages, warranties or liability resulting from participating in any promotions or contests.
Hardline collects personal information to process your entry and administer the contest/promotion. Personal information collected for contests/promotions becomes the property of Hardline. On occasion, we undertake contests/promotions with sponsors or we use third parties to assist us in administering a contest/promotion. In these cases, we may share your personal information with these sponsors or administrators in order that they can assist us in undertaking and administering the contest/promotion. In addition, if you enter a contest or participate in a promotion that involves or relates to specific products, services or activities, we or our sponsors may send you material that relates to such products, services or activities.
14. Contact us
15. Commercial Electronic Messages
You may unsubscribe from receiving email communication from Hardline at any time by clicking the “unsubscribe” link within any email from Hardline. After clicking the link, you will see a thank you page and will no longer receive emails containing promos, specials or content from Hardline. Please note that although you will be unsubscribed from receiving promos, specials and content you may continue to receive purchase-related notifications such as confirmation emails after making a web purchase.
You may unsubscribe from receiving SMS alerts from Hardline at any time by texting STOP to 862666. You are welcome to contact Hardline directly at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.