Information we collect
When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, Facebook user id and access token or other details to help you with your experience. We collect information from you when you enter information directly, from third parties (e.g. PayPal, Google Analytics) and automatically from the Shotgun Web website and mobile apps. The information we collect includes but may not be limited to:
Your email, password, Facebook user id and access token will never be made public. Information about the way you access the website is for internal analysis and information you enter such as scores, statistics, biography, profile, equipment, location affiliations, written messages, you can choose whether to make public or not. Finally, some information generated automatically such as a time stamp and/or your name for a comment, review or answer is published automatically.
How we use information we collectWe may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.
If you disable cookies, some features will be disabled but it won't prevent you from using the site.
Third party disclosure
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we provide you with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property, or safety. Non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Third party links
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
We have enabled Google AdSense on the Shotgun Web site. Google's advertising requirements can be summed up by the Google Advertising Policies. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users.
We use Google reCAPTCHA (hereinafter "reCAPTCHA") on our websites. This service is provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
California Online Privacy Protection ActAccording to CalOPPA we agree to the following:
Do not track signals
We honor do not track signals and do not track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.
Third party behavioral tracking
It's important to note that we allow third party behavioral tracking.
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
We do not specifically market to children under 13.
Fair information practicesIn order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:
We also agree to the individual redress principle, which requires that individuals have a right to pursue legally enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or a government agency to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.
Privacy Protection LegislationWe collect your email address in order to:
Please note that, when you delete your account you will also need to unsubscribe from receiving future emails by following the instructions at the bottom of any Shotgun Web email. Also, if you are a paying member of the Shotgun Web site you will need to unsubscribe from the paid services before deleting your account.
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can follow the instructions at the bottom of any email from Shotgun Web.