The purpose of this policy is to inform you about the types of
information we gather about you and your child when you visit our site,
how we use that information, and your rights regarding our use of the
AGKidZone.com and Parents.AGKidZone.com comply with the Children's
Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). We encourage you to participate
in your child's online activities and monitor your child's use of this
1. What Is Personally Identifiable Information?
Personally identifiable information is information that can identify you
or your child as an individual, such as your full name, your email
address, or your postal address. Some information, like a first name or
age, is personal in nature, but is not personally identifiable
information because it cannot be used to identify or contact you or your
2. What Information Do You Collect and How Do You Collect It?
We will only collect the personally identifiable information that is
necessary for you or your child to participate in an online activity.
We do collect information in a variety of ways, although most of the
information we collect is not personally identifiable information.
Registration. When your child registers on our site,
we ask that your child create a username. Your child should not use
any personally identifiable information as part of his or her
username. We will also ask that your child tell us his or her age.
Neither the username nor age is personally identifiable information,
because it can't be used to contact you or your child or identify her
We will also ask for your email address, so that we may contact you to
explain how we use the information we collect about your child and
obtain your permission to do so.
We will also collect your child's email address for various
communications relating to the site. This is personally identifiable
information and will not be disclosed except as described below.
Contests & Sweepstakes. From time to time we may conduct contests or sweepstakes. If your child participates in the contests or sweepstakes, under certain circumstances we may ask
you for personally identifiable information such as a postal address and full name if necessary to award prizes.
Personally identifiable information obtained specifically for contests and sweepstakes will not be shared with third parties.
Surveys and Feedback. We may collect information in
connection with surveys or online activities. We do not collect any
personally identifiable information with surveys or feedback requests.
Information you or your child provides in connection with feedback or
surveys will not be connected with any personally identifiable
information we have.
Website. We use technology to collect information
pieces of information that are placed on your computer for
record-keeping purposes. As you move from page to page at our website,
a cookie is the only way that we have of knowing who you are. An
activity on one page may depend on what you selected on a previous
page. We use a cookie to keep track of your selection. Without
cookies, users may be asked to provide the same information
repeatedly. Some activities may not function at all.
You can control cookies from your end. Internet browsers (like
Netscape, AOL and Explorer) give you the ability to control the use of
cookies. Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. If you
prefer, you can set your browser to alert you when cookies are in use.
erase a cookie that has been placed on your computer by us or by
others. If you do not allow cookies to be used in the traditional way,
it is possible that some parts of the website will not function as we
These techniques may transmit data directly to us, or to third parties
we authorize to collect information on our behalf. None of the
information collected through these methods is personally identifiable
information, nor is it connected to any personally identifiable
information about you or your child.
Email Communication From Us. Our site may allow you or
your child to sign up to receive newsletters, ecards, and emails from
our site, containing special information or offers. In order to sign
up for these activities, we will collect your child's first name and
email address, and your email address if your child is under 13. If
your child is under 13, we will contact you by email to notify you
that your child has provided this information to us, to provide you
with the opportunity to opt your child out of the collection of the
Safety and Security. We may collect your personally
identifiable information where necessary for your safety. We may also
collect your personally identifiable information for the limited
purposes of protecting the security and integrity of the website,
taking precautions against liability, or responding to law
3. Do You Disclose Personally Identifiable Information To Others?
We use all of the personally identifiable information we collect only to
provide services related to the website. We do not share any personally
identifiable information with third parties for marketing or advertising
purposes. We may engage third parties to assist with services related to
the website, such as technical and processing services, order or contest
fulfillment, and analysis and website performance. These third parties
are required to keep the information secure, can only use your
information to provide services to us, and cannot use your information
for marketing or advertising.
If AG KidZone, or most or all of its assets, is transferred or sold to
another entity, all information, including personally identifiable
information would be transferred to that entity.
We may also share personally identifiable information with third parties
in order to comply with court orders, requests by law enforcement
agencies, to enforce our Terms of Service, or to protect, the rights,
safety, or property of our website and other users of the website.
4. Can Personally Identifiable Information Be Reviewed Or
You can review the personally identifiable information provided by your
child, request corrections to the information, ask that we delete the
information from our database, or refuse further collection or use of
the information by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling
us at email@example.com, or send us a letter at: AG KidZone, American
Greetings Corporation, One American Road, Cleveland, Ohio, 44144.
This website will change over time as we add exciting new features. The
internet will also change as new capabilities and laws emerge. As a
changes in our website. The date of the last revision of the privacy
policy will be at the top of this policy. You should check the policy
periodically to make sure you understand any changes to it.
7. What Are The Privacy Policies Of The Links On Your Site?
Our website may contain links to other sites, including websites
directed to children. We cannot control the privacy practices of these
collect personally identifiable information. We urge to check the
8. California Residents .
California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits residents of California
who are visitors to the website to request information regarding our
disclosure of their personal information to Third Parties for marketing
purposes. To make such a request, please
9. Residents outside the U.S.
Personal information collected on the website may be stored and
processed in the United States or any other country in which we or our
affiliates, subsidiaries or agents maintain facilities. By using the
website, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your