Privacy Policy

 

BLOBFISH PRIVACY POLICY

Last Updated:  December 1, 2018

 

This privacy policy describes how BLOBfish Activity Hub LLC, (BLOBfish, we, us or our), collects, uses and shares personal information of users of the Blobfish Activity Hub (the Service). Any capitalized terms that are used in this Privacy Policy, but not defined, have the meanings given to them in the Terms of Service. 

Please review this Privacy Policy carefully before using the Service or providing any personal or private information to us through the Service. This Privacy Policy governs our use of personal information and data collected through the Service and/or our website(s), including at www.goblobfish.com or www.blobfishactivityhub.com (“Sites”), but does not govern use of data collected offline or outside of the Service or Sites.  This Privacy Policy does not govern or apply to the data or privacy policies or practices of any third parties that may use our Service for registration of their programs or otherwise interact with the Service or our Sites. 

In order to browse the public portions of our Sites, you are not required to provide any personally identifiable information.  However, if you do provide any information through our Sites or our Service, this Privacy Policy will apply to our use of your information. 

The Service is designed to allow individual users to register for certain camps, activities, classes, lessons, and other events (“Activities”) offered by third parties that have contracted with BLOBfish (“Activity Providers”) and to manage their registrations and Activities. You understand and agree that this Privacy Policy does not govern or control how such Activity Providers may use your information and we recommend that you review the Activity Provider’s privacy and other policies prior to registering for their Activities.

 

Collection of Information

BLOBfish collects various types of information, such as:

     Voluntarily provided information which may include your name, children’s names, ages, address, email address, billing and/or credit card (or other payment processing) information etc., which may be used when you register for Activities and to deliver the services you have requested. This may also include information you provide in response to our surveys, questionnaires or other requests from us in connection with your use of the Site(s) or Service.

     Information automatically collected when visiting our Site(s) or using our Service, which may include through our use of cookies, your IP address, unique device identifier, browser information or device functionality, URL that referred you to our Site or Service, page views and server logs (“Usage Information”)  Usage Information is not associated with your personal information but if we do associate any Usage Information with your personal information, we will treat it as personal information.

o   We also use Google Analytics to understand how the Site is being used. Google Analytics uses permanent cookies on your web browser to identify you as a unique user. All data are anonymous. Please review the Google Privacy pages for more information: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

o   We may also use other third party analytic tools, including Facebook Pixel and other tools, that may use or rely on cookies, web beacons and other storage technologies to collect or receive information from our Sites or Service and use that information for ad targeting and  measurement services for us.  You can opt out of use of your information for ad targeting by following the mechanisms in http://www.aboutads.info/choices and http://www.youronlinechoices.eu/).

     We may also collect anonymous demographic information from our users from time to time, such as age, gender, household income, political affiliation, race and religion at a later time.

 

Use and Sharing of Information Collected

We will use your personal information to assist in the provision of the Service and process your registrations for Activities.  We may also analyze, store and use your information in order to improve and customize your experience, including remembering your information so you will not have to re-enter it for each registration or use of the Service.

We will provide personal information to the Activity Providers with which you have registered for Activities.  We will not share information between Activity Providers, but if you have registered for Activities with one or more Activities Providers, you will be able to aggregate information for all of your registrations to manage your family’s calendars. We do not control how such Activity Providers use or share your information, so you should review their policies prior to registering.

We may use personally identifiable information as a means to keep you informed of opportunities available on or through our Sites or Service, including other Activity Providers or Activities that may be of interest to you.  We may use your information to contact you regarding Service changes, system maintenance account or registration issues or otherwise troubleshoot problems.

BLOBfish may also contact you with regards to completing surveys and/or research questionnaires related to your experience with the Service, Activities or Activity Providers or in relation to other services, activities, functions or other opportunities that may be of interest to you and that we may be considering as part of our Service improvements.  Your participation in all such surveys or questionnaires will be entirely voluntary and if we intend to use any information gathered from such surveys or questionnaires in ways not disclosed in this privacy policy, we will notify your and request consent prior to your responding.

We use third party payment processors, including Stripe, to process financial payments for certain services. When you make payments to us or through the Service, we may store or transfer certain information (including personally identifying information) to these payment processors for the sole purpose of facilitating the payment transaction, including your name, address, and credit card information.  Some Activity Providers may process your payment through their own service providers, and in such event, we will transfer your payment information to these Activity Providers and/or their service providers.  Please review the Activity Provider’s Privacy Policy and other policies before providing your information. We do not authorize our service providers to use your information other than as necessary to perform the services requested.

We will not sell, rent or lease any of your personal information to any third parties for marketing purposes.

We may, from time to time, to make contact with you on behalf of other external business partners with regards to products, services or opportunities we believe may be of interest to you.  If you consent or show interest  in presented offers, then, at that time, we may provide specific identifiable information, such as name, email address and/or telephone number, to the third party.

 

BLOBfish may disclose your personal information, without prior notice to you, if required to do so by applicable laws and/or in a good faith belief that such action is deemed necessary or is required in an effort to:

      Remain in conformance with any applicable laws, rules or regulations or in an effort to comply with any process which may be served upon BLOBfish or our Sites;

      Maintain, safeguard and/or preserve all the rights and/or property of BLOBfish, its users, service provider and Activity Providers;

      Enforce our Terms of Service; or

      Detect, prevent, investigate or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues or security breaches.

 

If BLOBfish is acquired by or merges with a third party, your information may be included in the assets of the company that are sold or transferred to the acquirer.  You agree that we may transfer and assign the information we have collected from you in connection with any such event.  In the event of a bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization, receivership or assignment for the benefit of creditors, we may not be able to control how your personal information is treated, transferred or used. 

Information security

We will take reasonable security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data.  However, we cannot guarantee its absolute security or that unauthorized persons will not access or use your personal information for improper purposes.  In the event of a breach of security affecting personal information or data on our servers, we will take such notification and other steps as may be required under applicable law. We use  Secure Socket  Layer (SSL)  for  authentication  and private communications in an  effort  to build users'  trust  and  confidence  our Sites and Service use by providing  simple  and  secure  access and  communication of credit  card  and personal information.

 

Accessing and updating personal information

You may update, change or correct your personal information through the Service.  We will update your account and information as requested, provided, that we may decline to update information if we determine it to be impractical (for instance, requests concerning information residing on backup tapes or other historical data). In any case where we provide information access and correction, we perform this service free of charge, except if doing so would require a disproportionate effort.

Data Retention 

If you provide personal information to us through our Site or Service, you may request that we delete such personal information from our system by contacting us at support@goblobfish.com.  If you cancel your registration for the Service we will take reasonable steps to remove your personal information from our services in accordance with our standard processes within a reasonable period of time. We may retain non-personally identifiable information indefinitely. Even after you remove information from our Service or or delete your account, copies of that information may remain viewable elsewhere to the extent it has been shared with others, including Activity Provider.

Deletion of Unsubscribe or Opt-Out

If you have agreed to receive marketing or other optional communications from us, you have the option to discontinue receiving such communications from us.  To discontinue or unsubscribe to these communications, please send an email that you wish to unsubscribe to support@goblobfish.com. Even if you opt-out of these optional communications, we will still have the right to send you necessary support and other communications regarding your use of the Service, including information regarding your registrations and tax receipts, until and unless you terminate your use of the Service. If you wish to unsubscribe or opt-out  from  any  third  party  websites,  you  must  go  to that specific  website  to unsubscribe and/or opt-out.

DISCLOSURES

Children Under Age of 13

BLOBfish does not knowingly collect personal identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen (13) that requires parental notice and consent under applicable law without such parental consent.  If it is determined that such information has been inadvertently collected on anyone under the age of thirteen (13), we shall immediately take the necessary steps to ensure that such information is deleted from our system's database.  Anyone under the age of thirteen (13) must seek and obtain parent or guardian permission to use Site or Service or provide any personal information.

Links to Other Web Sites

Our Site or the Service may contain links to affiliate and other websites. If you access those links, you will leave our Site or Service.  BLOBfish does not  claim  nor  accept  responsibility  for  any  privacy  policies,  practices  and/or  procedures these third party websites.  Therefore, we encourage all users and visitors to be aware when they leave our website and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This Privacy Policy applies only and solely to the information collected by BLOBfish through our Sites or the Service.

Social Media Sites

We may have pages or other presence on various social networking sites or services, such as Facebook, Twitter and the like. Any information you post or provide through such sites and services will be subject to the policies of those sites and services.

 

Location of Servers

Our servers are located in the United States of America.   If you are accessing the Site and Service from outside the United States, please be advised that through your continued use of the Site or Service, which is governed by U.S. law and this Privacy Policy, you are transferring your personal information to the United States and you consent to that transfer and the maintenance and processing of such information in the United States. 

 

Changes to Privacy Policy Agreement

BLOBfish  reserves  the  right  to  update  and/or  change the  terms  of  our privacy policy, and as such we will post those change to our website homepage at www.goblobfish.com, or www.blobfishactivityhub.com, so that our users and/or visitors are always aware of the type of information  we collect,  how  it will  be used, and  under  what circumstances,  if  any,  we may disclose such information. If at any point in time BLOBfish decides to make use of any  personally  identifiable  information  on  file,  in a  manner  materially  different  from  that which was stated when this information was initially collected, we will seek your permission or authorization prior to such use or disclosure.

 

How to Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy, please feel free to contact us at the following email, telephone number or mailing address.

Email: support@goblobfish.com                      

Telephone Number: 9196423062

Mailing Address:

BLOBfish Activity Hub LLC

P.O. Box 1629

Pittsboro, North Carolina 27312

 

Your California Privacy Rights.  California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits California residents who have supplied personal information, as defined in the statute, to us, under certain circumstances, to request and obtain certain information regarding our disclosure, if any, of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes.  If this applies, you may obtain the categories of personal information shared and the names and addresses of all third parties that received personal information for their direct marketing purposes during the immediately prior calendar year (e.g. requests made in 2019 will receive information about 2018 sharing activities).  To make such a request, please provide sufficient information for us to determine if this applies to you, attest to the fact that you are a California resident and provide a current California street address (not a post office box) for our response.  To make such a request (limit one request per year), please send an e-mail to: support@goblobfish.com, with “California Privacy Rights” as the subject line or mail us a letter to the address above.  You must include your full name, e-mail address, and street address in your request.