Your Personal Information
IndieByChoice ask for personal information only when it's necessary in order to deliver value-add service to you. We require certain pieces of information so we can provide you a personalized experience. For example, on IndieByChoice, you can leave comments and rate different artist content. IndieByChoice collects your comments and ratings in order to deliver you music recommendations, and to allow you to share musical tastes and find other users who have compatible tastes. And while we may use this information for research and to improve the site and services we offer you, except as stated herein or as you specifically give us permission, we promise not to pass on personally identifiable information to third parties. The following information is collected for a basic account: display name, email address, and password. In additon, IndieByChoice may optionally ask you to provide your physical address and other demographic information, such as gender. We may collect other personal information from time to time, such as when you provide feedback or comments, or communicate with others through our systems.
We log IP addresses to track which users have made what page requests, what browser that person was using, what their cookie was, and at what time the request was made. We use this information to analyze trends, administer the site, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. This logging process does not store any personally identifiable information.
How IndieByChoice Uses This Information
The information we collect about you in the course of our relationship is used to provide our services to you. For example, even as we endeavor to protect your identity, we may use your demographic information to create a database of user profiles, select advertisements based on your information and for marketing analysis.
Invitations and messages are sent via email on your behalf by IndieByChoice. If you invite another person to join IndieByChoice, we will ask for that person's name and online contact information. We store this information and use it to contact and inform that person that he or she has been invited to join the indiebychoice.com service. We will send reminders only with your express consent.
This website takes reasonable precautions to protect our users' information. When users submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected. All of our users' information, not just the sensitive information mentioned above, is restricted in our offices. Finally, the servers that we store personally identifiable information on are kept in a secure environment.
Third Parties/Advertisers and Your Information
IndieByChoice may provide links to third party websites or allow other companies, called third-party ad servers, to display advertisements to users. Ad server companies can write and read their own cookies on your computer, just as if you had requested a web page from their website. IndieByChoice is not responsible for, and does not have any control over, the privacy practices or the content of such third parties. We encourage users to read the privacy policies of any website visited.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Website.
IndieByChoice complies with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act and will not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. Please see our Terms of Service for more information.
Updates and Changes
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