2. Personal Information
Smashmaker collects and stores information that you enter in connection with the Services. To use some services, Smashmaker may collect limited personal information that can identify you or that can be used with other sources of information to identify you (“Personal Information”). For example, the creation of a User Profile requires you to submit your email address and opting in for SmashShare requires you provide your email, name, address, zip code and PayPal account address.
3. Anonymous Information
When you use the Platform, Smashmaker may also collect certain information that does not identify you individually (“Anonymous Information”). For example, Smashmaker may collect your IP address, browser information and Platform domain name every time you use the Services. Smashmaker may also collect information regarding user-traffic patterns and Platform usage.
Smashmaker does not use or install spyware on your computer. Smashmaker does not use spyware to retrieve information from your computer. Like many websites or Platforms, Smashmaker uses “cookies,” which are files stored on your computer’s hard drive by your browser. Cookies help Smashmaker identify users and optimize their website experience. Most browsers accept cookies automatically but allow you to disable them. Smashmaker recommends that you leave cookies enabled so it can offer you a better website or Platform experience.
5. Use of Your Information
5.1. Use of Anonymous Information
Smashmaker may use Anonymous Information to help it determine how its users interact with parts of the Services so it can improve the Services and make them more useful. Smashmaker may also use or share with others Anonymous Information in any other manner that Smashmaker deems appropriate or necessary.
5.2. Use of Personal Information
Smashmaker’s Use of Your Personal Information.
Smashmaker may use your Personal Information to contact you about programs and opportunities related to the mission of Smashmaker. For example, Smashmaker may use your Personal Information to contact you about new offers, newsletters, action alerts, press releases, and information about Smashmaker programs or business.
Sharing of Personal Information with Third Parties
Smashmaker may share your Personal Information with non-affiliated third parties that are trusted, like-minded businesses or organizations. Smashmaker may also exchange its support contact list for other organizations’ or businesses’ lists for targeted uses.
You may opt out from having Smashmaker share your Personal Information to non-affiliated third parties by sending Smashmaker an email with “Opt Out of Third Party Sharing” in the subject line to
Third Party Agents
Smashmaker occasionally has third party agents that perform functions on its behalf, such as marketing, website development or hosting, web analytics, credit card processing, and fraud protection. These entities have access to the Personal Information needed to perform their functions and are contractually obligated to maintain the confidentiality and security of Personal Information. They are contractually restricted from using, selling, distributing or altering this data in any way other than to provide the requested services to the Platform.
5.3. Public Forums
5.4. Legally Compelled Disclosures
Smashmaker may disclose Personal Information to government authorities, and to other third parties when compelled to do so under law (and/or under a reasonable interpretation of the law), including, without limitation, in response to court orders and subpoenas.
5.5. Emergency Situations
Smashmaker may also use or disclose Personal Information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (i) conform to applicable law; (ii) protect and defend its rights or property, the Platform or its users, and (iii) act under emergency circumstances to protect the personal safety of Smashmaker, its users, and others.
6. Links and Other Websites
7. Transfer in the Event of Reorganization
In the event that Smashmaker, any affiliate of Smashmaker, or substantially all of its assets, are acquired by one or more third parties as a result of an acquisition, merger, sale, reorganization, consolidation or liquidation, Personal Information may be one of the transferred assets. For purposes of this policy, an “affiliate” of Smashmaker is an entity that is under the control of, or under common control with, Smashmaker.
If you receive an email or other correspondence requesting that you provide any sensitive information that seems suspicious to you, please do not provide such information, and report such request to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This Platform is not intended for use by children under the age of 13. Smashmaker does not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under the age of 13. If you are under the age of 13, you must immediately discontinue use of this Platform.
11. Your California Privacy Rights.
As of January 1, 2005, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits end users who are California residents to request certain information regarding disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an email to and include the phrase “1798.83 Privacy Request” in the email subject line.
12. Contact Us
If you have any questions or comments regarding SmashMaker’s privacy practices, you may contact us at email@example.com.