Note: You must be 18 years old or older to register as a user, subscriber, or member of GF.
- Information That May Be Collected and Identifying Information.
- Uses Made of the Information.
(a) Without user's prior consent, GF will not use your personal identifiable information for any purpose other than that for which it is submitted. GF uses personal identifiable information to facilitate credit card payment, open and maintain accounts, reply to inquiries, handle complaints, provide operational notices and program record-keeping. The Site also processes billing and business requests related to Site participation. (b) The information you provide to the Site may also be collected, used, analyzed and/or processed by GF, or selected third parties on the Site's behalf, for marketing and other business purposes. Before GF uses the information, however, GF will notify users and offer users the opportunity opt-out if a user wishes not to have personal identifying information used in this way.
GF employs or engages other companies and individuals to perform business functions on behalf of the Site. These persons are provided with Personally Identifiable Information required to perform their functions, but are prohibited by contract from using the information for other purposes. These persons engage in a variety of functions which include, but are not limited to, fulfilling orders, removing repetitive information from user lists, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, processing credit card payments and providing user services.
Any supplied billing information shall be encrypted for transmittal to a third party intermediary for processing. Such billing information is used only to bill you for those products or services you choose to purchase and/or subscribe through the Site. The encryption process is designed to scramble your billing information for protection against unauthorized misappropriation by third parties. As the technological landscape is constantly changing, no security system is absolutely secure. GF cannot and does not guarantee the security of any of its databases and information contained therein, nor can GF guarantee any supplied information will be absolutely secure from interception during transmission to the Site over the Internet.
- Release of Personally Identifiable Information to Governmental Authorities.
GF may release Personally Identifiable Information to appropriate governmental authorities where release is required by law (for example, a subpoena) or by a regulation, or is requested by a government agency conducting investigations or proceedings.
- Data Tracking and Cookies.
- Information Security & Commitment to Online Security.
(a) GF employs physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard the security and integrity of Personally Identifiable Information. To achieve information security and quality, GF implements appropriate measures and processes, such as using encryption when transmitting certain sensitive information. (b) No Liability for Acts of Third Parties. GF will exercise all reasonable efforts to safeguard the confidentiality of user Personally Identifiable Information. However, as the technological landscape is constantly changing, no security system is absolutely secure. Consequently, GF shall not be liable for unauthorized disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information due to no fault of the Site including, but not limited to, errors in transmission and unauthorized acts of third parties. (c) Unauthorized Third Party Attempts to Secure Information. Users hereby acknowledge and agrees that any Personally Identifiable Information disclosed on or through the Site shall be at his or her own risk with a reasonable understanding and awareness of the attendant security and privacy risks, including but not limited to the limitations on the security and authentication measures employed by the Site, attempts, threats, and schemes employed by third parties to eavesdrop, phish, crack, hack, and falsely retrieve passwords, and attempts, threats, and schemes employed by third parties to damage, contaminate, or otherwise compromise user computers through viruses, trojan horses, worms, time bombs or cancelbots, or other types of malicious computer code, materials, and components. Users hereby acknowledge that GF shall bear no liability or responsibility for any damages arising out of or in connection with any inadvertent disclosure of any user Personally Identifiable Information.
- Miscellaneous Privacy Issues.
We may provide areas on our Website where you can publicly post information about yourself, can communicate with others such as discussion boards or blogs, or can review products, restaurants, and submit media content. This information may be accessible by other consumers and companies and may appear on other websites or web searches, and therefore this information could be read, collected, and used by others. For example, if you post your email address along with a public restaurant review, you may receive unsolicited messages. We have no control over who reads your postings or what other users may do with the information you voluntarily post, so please use caution when posting any Personally Identifiable Information. We do obtain consent from our users to post their name along with their reviews.
- Child Personal Information.
The Site is targeted entirely for use by adults. We do not market to or create special areas for use by children. Accordingly, we do not knowingly collect age identifying information, nor do we knowingly collect any personal information from children under the age of 13 years. In the event that we discover that a child under the age of 13 has provided personally identifiable information to us, in accordance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (please see the Federal Trade Commission’s website at www.ftc.gov/kidzprivacy for more information), we will delete the child’s personally identifiable information from our files to the extent technologically possible.
- E-Mail Communications.
You consent to receive communication from GF in electronic form. We reserve the right to retain any such electronic communications, your e-mail address, and our response in order to service your needs. We may use such data to provide further correspondence.
- Questions, Problems and Complaints.