Privacy Policy

Can You Say Mama? (“Can You Say Mama?“) operates www.canyousaymama.com and may operate other websites. It is Can You Say Mama’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Can You Say Mama? collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Can You Say Mama’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Can You Say Mama’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Can You Say Mama? may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Can You Say Mama? also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on www.canyousaymama.com blogs/sites. Can You Say Mama? only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Can You Say Mama’s websites choose to interact with Can You Say Mama? in ways that require Can You Say Mama? to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Can You Say Mama? gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at www.canyousaymama.com to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Can You Say Mama? are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Can You Say Mama? collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfil the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Can You Say Mama?. Can You Say Mama? does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

Can You Say Mama? may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors to its websites. Can You Say Mama? may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Can You Say Mama? does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Can You Say Mama? discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organisations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Can You Say Mama’s behalf or to provide services available at Can You Say Mama’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organisations may be located outside of your home country; by using Can You Say Mama’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Can You Say Mama? will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organisations, as described above, Can You Say Mama? discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Can You Say Mama? believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Can You Say Mama?, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Can You Say Mama? website and have supplied your email address, Can You Say Mama? may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Can You Say Mama? and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Can You Say Mama? takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorised access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Can You Say Mama? uses cookies to help Can You Say Mama? identify and track visitors, their usage of Can You Say Mama? website, and their website access preferences. Can You Say Mama? visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Can You Say Mama’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of Can You Say Mama’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Cookies and Web Beacons
We do use cookies to store information, such as your personal preferences when you visit our site. This could include showing you a popup once in your visit, or the ability to login to some of our features, such as forums.

We also use third party advertisements on www.canyousaymama.com to support our site. Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on our site, which will also send these advertisers (such as Google through the Google AdSense program) information including your IP address, your ISP, the browser you used to visit our site, and in some cases, whether you have Flash installed. This is generally used for geotargeting purposes (showing Manchester property ads to someone in Manchester, for example) or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing baby product ads to someone who frequents pregnancy and mum sites).

You can choose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third party cookies in your browser settings, or by managing preferences in programs such as AVG Internet Security. However, this can affect how you are able to interact with our site as well as other websites. This could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts.

Business Transfers

If Can You Say Mama?, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Can You Say Mama? goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Can You Say Mama? may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads

Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognise your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Can You Say Mama? and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Can You Say Mama? may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Can You Say Mama’s sole discretion. Can You Say Mama? encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If you have a www.canyousaymama.com account, you might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.