The terms "we", "us" and “CBIS” refer to CB Information Services, Inc. The terms "you", "your", “they”, “us” and “users” refer to you, as a user of any of ChubbyBrain. The term "personal information" means information that you provide to us which personally identifies you to be contacted or identified, such as your name, phone number, email address, and any other data that is tied to such information.
Information We Collect and How We Use It
We try to ensure that the collection of personal information is limited to that which is necessary to fulfill the purposes identified below. If we use your information in a manner different than the purpose for which it is collected, then we will ask you for your consent prior to such use.
Account information. If you share information with us or create an account to take advantage of the full range of services offered on ChubbyBrain, we ask for and record personal information such as your name and email address. We use your email address to send you updates and news, and contact you on behalf of other users (such as other users who send you private messages).
Submissions. We store and may publicly display your submissions in order to provide the services that we offer. The term "submissions" refers to any information that you submit or post to ChubbyBrain.
Feedback. If you contact us to provide feedback, register a complaint, or ask a question, we will record any personal information and other content that you provide in your communication so that we can effectively respond to your communication.
Activity. We may record information relating to your searches, the pages you view, your browser type, IP address, requested URL, referring URL, and timestamp information. We use this type of improve our services and businesses as well as administer ChubbyBrain. We also use this information in the aggregate to perform statistical analyses of user behavior and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various areas of ChubbyBrain.
Cookies. We may send cookies to your computer in order to uniquely identify your browser and improve the quality of our service. The term "cookies" refers to small pieces of information that a website sends to your computer's hard drive while you are viewing the site. We may use both session cookies (which expire once you close your browser) and persistent cookies (which stay on your computer until you delete them). Persistent cookies can be removed by following your browser help file directions. If you choose to disable cookies, some areas of ChubbyBrain may not work properly or at all.
Transfer of Information
We may distribute your submissions to third parties, as permitted pursuant to our Terms of Service. The third parties may in turn publicly display or publish your submissions in connection with their own websites and media platforms. When we distribute your submissions to third parties, we typically include your account name (but not your personal information unless you include your personal information in your submissions and agree to share it with these third parties).
We may share your personal information with third parties to provide you with services that we offer through ChubbyBrain, conduct quality assurance testing, facilitate creation of accounts, provide technical and customer support, or provide specific services, such as synchronization of your contacts with other software applications, in accordance with your instructions. These third parties are required not to use your personal information other than to provide the services requested by you.
We may disclose information in the aggregate to third parties relating to user behavior in connection with actual or prospective business relationship with those third parties, such as advertisers and content distributors. For example, we may disclose the number of users that have been exposed to, or clicked on, advertising banners.
We use third party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit ChubbyBrain. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.
ChubbyBrain may contain links to third party websites to which we have no affiliation. Except as set forth herein, we do not share your personal information with those third parties, and are not responsible for their privacy practices. We suggest you read the privacy policies on all such third party websites.
Controlling Your Personal Data
To the extent you include personal information in your submissions, third parties may be able to identify you, associate you with your user account and contact you. Third parties can also associate you with your user account, but only if the third party already knows your full name and you include information in your submission that allows the third party to distinguish you from other users who might share the same full name. Please do not include information in your submissions that you expect to keep private.
Upon your request, we will aim to remove any submissions publicly listed on ChubbyBrain. We may still retain your personal information in our systems.
You hereby acknowledge that we are not responsible for any intercepted information sent via the internet, and you hereby release us from any and all claims arising out of or related to the use of intercepted information in any unauthorized manner.
E-mails and Opt-out
[email protected] CBIS, Inc
137 Varick Street, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10013
Contacting the Website and Access to Your Personal Information
Upon written request, subject to certain exceptions, we will inform you of the existence, use, and disclosure of your personal information and will give you access to that information. Access requests should be sent to us using the contact information above. When requesting access to your personal information, we may request specific information from you to enable us to confirm your identity and right to access, as well as to search for and provide the personal information that we hold about you. We may charge you a fee to access your personal information to cover our costs; however, we will advise you of any fee in advance, which will be no more than any maximum fee prescribed by law.