Effective Date: December 19, 2022
When we refer to HBC Media Group, we mean HBC Media Group, LLC with a registered address at 2629 Manhattan Ave., #205 Hermosa Beach, CA. 90254 ("HBC Media Group", "we", "us", "our").
User Content: We may offer you the ability to post content (“User Content”) in the Service. HBC Media Group may use your User Content as described in the Terms of Service.
Usage Data: Notwithstanding anything to the contrary herein, HBC Media Group may collect, use and analyze information and data from you about your usage of the Service, including any actions taken, such as subscribing to newsletters or emailing articles (“Usage Data”). We exclusively own and reserve all right, title, and interest in and to the Usage Data.
Information we automatically collect: When you use our Service, we may automatically collect certain information, including:
HBC Media Group uses the information collected from users for our business purposes, including a) to provide you with the Service; (b) to operate, maintain, protect, develop and improve the Service; (c) to customize and personalize the advertising and the content you see; (d) to send you information about topics that we think will be of interest to you; and (e) to contact and communicate with you.
We may share your personal information with other companies or individuals. For example:
Our Services are not intended to be used by children, and we do not knowingly collect or maintain personal information from children. If we learn that we have collected personal information from minors under 16 years old, we will take appropriate actions to delete this information. If you are a parent or legal guardian of a minor under 16 years old, and you believe that your child has provided personal information to HBC Media Group, you may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to request that we delete your child’s personal information from our systems.
HBC Media Group uses commercially reasonable administrative, technical, and physical measures to protect your personal information. However, no data transmission over the Internet or other network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect information transmitted on or through the Service, we cannot and do not guarantee the security of any information you transmit on or through the Service, and you do so at your own risk.
You may opt out of many third-party ad networks. Please visit http://www.networkadvertising.org/optout_nonppii.asp for information on opting out of third-party ad networks operated by Network Advertising Initiative (“NAI”) members, the Digital Advertising Alliance at http://www.aboutads.info/choices/ for information on opting out of third-party ad networks operated by About Ads members, and the IAB opt-out platform at http://youronlinechoices.eu for an on-line guide to pan-European ad networks. Please make sure that cookies are enabled when you opt-out from any third-party ad networks; if your browser is not set to accept cookies or you later erase your cookies, your opt-out may no longer be effective. Please note that if you disable the display of personalized ads from advertising partners, you will continue to receive ads that are less relevant to your interests/browsing behavior. Finally, be aware that even if you opt out of third-party ad networks operated by these members, you may continue to receive targeted advertising on this website and other websites.
We may store and process your information both in and out of the United States and by using the Service, you consent to and accept this. As such, please be aware that your Personal Information and communications may be transferred to and maintained on servers or databases located outside your state, province, or country. By using our Site or Services, you agree that the applicable laws in the United States will govern the collection, use, transfer, and disclosure of your Personal Information and communications. The laws in the United States may not be as protective of your privacy as those in your location.
If you are a resident of Nevada, you have the right to opt-out of the sale of certain Personal Data to third parties who intend to license or sell that Personal Data. You can exercise this right by contacting us at email@example.com with the subject line “Nevada Do Not Sell Request” and providing us with your name and the email address associated with your account.
Under European laws (including the GDPR) you may have the following rights:
If you are a California resident and the processing of personal information about you is subject to the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”), the following information also applies to you and supplements the information contained in this Privacy Statement.
Information We Collect and Sources of Information
In the past 12 months, we may have collected the following information for the following purposes:
How We Share your Personal Information:
We do not share your personal information except as approved by you or as otherwise described in this Privacy Statement. In the preceding 12 months, we have disclosed the following categories of personal information described above for the business purposes described in this Privacy Statement:
Under the CCPA, a "sale" is defined very broadly and includes a wide array of data sharing. As the term is defined by the CCPA, we “sold” the following categories of personal information in the last 12 months: identifiers/contact information, Internet or other electronic network activity information, and inferences drawn from the above. We “sold” such information to advertising networks and data analytics providers. The business purposes of “selling” personal information is for third-party companies to perform services on our behalf, such as marketing, advertising, and audience measurement. We do not have any actual knowledge that we "sell" personal information of consumers under 16 years of age.
California Privacy Rights
If you are a California resident, you may have the following consumer privacy rights:
You may designate, in writing or through a power of attorney, an authorized agent to make requests on your behalf to exercise your rights under the CCPA. Before accepting such a request from an agent, we will require the agent to provide proof you have authorized it to act on your behalf, and we may need you to verify your identity directly with us.
Further, to provide or delete specific pieces of personal information we will need to verify your identity to the degree of certainty required by law.
You may request information or the deletion of your Personal Information by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that some information may remain in our records after deletion of your account.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding privacy in connection with the Services, please send us a detailed message at email@example.com. We will make every effort to resolve your concerns.