PWO Contests takes privacy very seriously. You can be confident that any information we collect will be kept strictly confidential. Accounts are protected by password, therefore users are responsible for keeping their password secret. We recommend signing out after every session, especially in public places.
Information We Collect
In order to customize your experience on PWOContests, we collect the following information:
Registration/Membership: In order to sign up for our services, we required your name, email and a password.
Customized Statistics: In order to calculate placement of photographs within a contest, as well as display achievements on profiles, we collect statistics of the following:
· Which photographs you vote for, as well as the value of the vote
· Placement of your photograph in any given contest
· 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and top 10 finishes
· Contests Entered
· Individual Photograph Scores, as well as your Overall Average
· Trophies Won
· Votes Given
· Comments Given
· Image Views
· Favourited Photos
· Forum Posts
· All Time Points
Traffic Data: We collect traffic data, such as how many visits each page on the website receives. The data collected is not tied to specific user profiles.
User Profile: Users are able to choose which content they want to display on their profile (ex: profile image, biography, links to other websites). This gives users ultimate control of what information they are willing to display.
Please note all financial transactions are made through a trusted third party site (Paypal.com). PWOContests does not collect credit card information. We advise that users to do not enter their credit card information anywhere on PWOContests, including the forums. PWOContests will not be held liable if users choose to enter their financial information on our website.
PWOContests may send you emails regarding site related news, offers, surveys, promotions, image validation, password retrieval and legal notices. We will never share or sell your information to a third party without your explicit consent.
Minors/Children Under 18 Years of Age
You must be 13 years or older to register/join PWOContests. We do not collect information of persons under 13 years of age. All minors (13 to 18 years of age) should receive their parent's and/or guardian's permission before using PWOContests. In the event we determine we have collected information from a minor, it will be deleted immediately.
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