Do Not Sell My Personal Information - Golf News Net: Independent golf news and entertainment

Do Not Sell My Personal Information

This page was last changed on 12/20/2019, last checked on 12/20/2019 and applies to citizens of the United States.

1. Introduction

Our website, https://thegolfnewsnet.com (hereinafter: "the website") uses cookies and other related technologies (for convenience all technologies are referred to as "cookies"). Cookies are also placed by third parties we have engaged. In the document below we inform you about the use of cookies on our website.

We also use the website to collect and sell your personal information. In the document below we explain which data we have sold in the last 12 months, and we give you the possibility to opt-out.

2. What are cookies

A cookie is a small simple file that is sent along with pages of this website and stored by your browser on the hard drive of your computer or another device. The information stored therein may be returned to our servers or to the servers of the relevant third parties during a subsequent visit.

3. What are scripts?

A script is a piece of program code that is used to make our website function properly and interactively. This code is executed on our server or on your device.

4. What is a webbeacon?

A web beacon (or a pixel tag) is a small, invisible piece of text or image on a website that is used to monitor traffic on a website. In order to do this, various data about you is stored using web beacons.

5. Consent

When you visit our website for the first time, we will show you a pop-up with an explanation about cookies. You do have the right to opt-out and to object against the further use of non-functional cookies.

 Current status: AcceptedCurrent status: Denied

You can also disable the use of cookies via your browser, but please note that our website may no longer work properly.

6. Third parties

We have made agreements about the use of cookies with other companies that place cookies. However, we cannot guarantee that these third parties handle your personal data in a reliable or secure manner. Parties such as Google are to be considered as independent data controllers. We recommend that you read the privacy statements of these companies.

7. Cookies

7.1 Technical or functional cookies

Some cookies ensure that certain parts of the website work properly and that your user preferences remain known. By placing functional cookies, we make it easier for you to visit our website. This way, you do not need to repeatedly enter the same information when visiting our website and, for example, the items remain in your shopping cart until you have paid. We may place these cookies without your consent.

7.2 Advertising cookies

On this website we use advertising cookies, enabling us to personalize the advertisements for you, and we (and third parties) gain insights into the campaign results. This happens based on a profile we create based on your click and surfing on and outside https://thegolfnewsnet.com. With these cookies you, as website visitor are linked to a unique ID, so you do not see the same ad more than once for example.

You can object to the tracking by these cookies by clicking the "Revoke cookie consent" button.

7.3 Social media buttons

On our website we do not use social media buttons to promote web pages or share them on social networks.

8. Placed cookies

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics for website statistics.

Name Retention Function
Statistics (anonymous)
_ga 2 years Store a unique user ID
_gid 1 day Count and track pageviews
_gat 1 minute Filter requests from bots
Sharing

For more information, please read the Google Analytics Privacy Policy.

Atlassian Jira Servicedesk

We use Atlassian Jira Servicedesk for customer support management.

Name Retention Function
Purpose pending investigation
ajs_user_id
ajs_group_id
ajs_anonymous_id
Sharing

This data is not shared with third parties.

QuantCast

We use QuantCast for advertising.

Name Retention Function
Purpose pending investigation
__qca 5 years Track audience reach
Sharing

For more information, please read the QuantCast Privacy Policy.

Google DoubleClick

We use Google DoubleClick for cross-channel advertising.

Name Retention Function
Marketing/Tracking
__gads persistent Ad delivery
Purpose pending investigation
1P_JAR
__ar_v4
IDE
_drt_
___gads
id
ar_v4
DSID
idIDE
Sharing

For more information, please read the Google DoubleClick Privacy Policy.

Stripe

We use Stripe for payment processing.

Name Retention Function
Functional
__stripe_mid 1 year Prevent fraud
Sharing

For more information, please read the Stripe Privacy Policy.

WordPress

We use WordPress for website development.

Name Retention Function
Functional
wordpress_test_cookie none Checks if cookies can be placed
wordpress_logged_in_* persistent Keep users logged in
wp-api-schema-model* session
Sharing

This data is not shared with third parties.

JetPack

We use JetPack for advertising.

Name Retention Function
Statistics
tk_*r 1 year Store referrer ID's
Sharing

For more information, please read the JetPack Privacy Policy.

AddThis

We use AddThis for providing social share buttons.

Name Retention Function
Purpose pending investigation
__atssc
__atuvc 13 months Store performed actions on the website
_at.cww
at-rand persistent
__atuvs 1 year
Statistics
_at.hist.* persistent Store the user's usage history
Sharing

For more information, please read the AddThis Privacy Policy.

Automattic

We use Automattic for website development.

Name Retention Function
Statistics
tk_ai session Store a unique user ID
Sharing

For more information, please read the Automattic Privacy Policy.

WP Engine

We use WP Engine for website hosting.

Name Retention Function
Purpose pending investigation
wpe-auth
Sharing

For more information, please read the WP Engine Privacy Policy.

WooCommerce

We use WooCommerce for webshop management.

Name Retention Function
Functional
woocommerce_items_in_cart session
woocommerce_cart_hash 1 day Store items in shopping cart
wp_woocommerce_session_* session Store performed actions on the website
wc_cart_hash_* session Store items in shopping cart
wc_cart_created session Store performed actions on the website
wc_fragments_* persistent
Sharing

This data is not shared with third parties.

Segment

Name Retention Function
Statistics
ajs_group_properties persistent
ajs_user_traits persistent
Sharing

This data is not shared with third parties.

Google Fonts

We use Google Fonts for display of webfonts.

Name Retention Function
Marketing/Tracking
Google Fonts API none Request user IP address
Sharing

For more information, please read the Google Fonts Privacy Policy.

YouTube

We use YouTube for video display.

Name Retention Function
Statistics
PREF 1 year Track visits across websites
Sharing

For more information, please read the YouTube Privacy Policy.

Miscellaneous

Name Retention Function
Purpose pending investigation
_ntv_uid
D_DUID
fc
pv
D_TOKEN
GED_PLAYLIST_ACTIVITY
totalCalls
sovrn.fe4533b1-3664-41e9-8a6b-95b5ef453534.pageviewSeq
lastclear
__VASTUtil__
ntvSession
debug
device_id
kxyahoo_data
at-lojson-cache-rballengee
totalCallsTimeout
sovrn.fe4533b1-3664-41e9-8a6b-95b5ef453534.visitor
underground-location
_kxyahoo_data
sovrn.fe4533b1-3664-41e9-8a6b-95b5ef453534.session
assocPayloadId
cto_lwid
cto_bundle
tk_r3d
complianz_policy_id 365 days
UTDP
complianz_consent_status 365 days
dGVvZmVzZS5v
criteo_pt_cdb_metrics
OX_user_latency
criteo_fast_bid_expires
OX_net_latency
performance_metrics
criteo_fast_bid
criteo_pt_cdb_metrics_expires
underground-grouping_EU
complianz_config 365 days
s2nKey
wp-saving-post
wp-autosave-1
__stripe_sid
logglytrackingsession
dGVvZmVzZS5vcw
google_experiment_mod14
google_experiment_mod28
google_experiment_mod17
google_experiment_mod12
google_experiment_mod7
google_pem_mod
google_adsense_settings
google_experiment_mod21
google_experiment_mod27
google_experiment_mod13
google_experiment_mod
google_experiment_mod22
google_experiment_mod26
google_experiment_mod23
google_experiment_mod18
google_experiment_mod24
google_experiment_mod5
pmtimesig
_kxshutterfly_data
kxshutterfly_data
DigiTrust.v1.identity
DigiTrust_v1_identity
redux_current_tab
redux_current_tab_get
underground-us-state-location
Sharing

This data is not shared with third parties.

9. Your rights with respect to personal data

You have the following rights with respect to your personal data:

  • you may submit a request for access to the data we process about you;
  • you may object to the processing;
  • you may request an overview, in a commonly used format, of the data we process about you;
  • you may request correction or deletion of the data if it is incorrect or not or no longer relevant, or to ask to restrict the processing of the data.

To exercise these rights, please contact us. Please refer to the contact details at the bottom of this cookie statement. If you have a complaint about how we handle your data, we would like to hear from you.

10. Enabling/disabling and deleting cookies

You can use your internet browser to automatically or manually delete cookies. You can also specify that certain cookies may not be placed. Another option is to change the settings of your internet browser so that you receive a message each time a cookie is placed. For more information about these options, please refer to the instructions in the Help section of your browser.

11. Selling data to third parties

11.1 Categories of data

The following categories of data are sold to third parties

  • IP address
  • Internet activity information, including, but not limited to, browsing history, search history, and information regarding a consumer's interaction with an Internet Web site, application, or advertisement.
  • Geolocation data

11.2 Object to selling of personal data to third parties

You can object to our selling of your personal data by entering your email address and name here. We will then remove your data from the databases we sell to third parties.

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12. Contact details

For questions and/or comments about our cookie policy and this statement, please contact us by using the following contact details:

Ryan Ballengee (dba Golf News Net)
2222 Cherry Leaf Lane
Silver Spring, MD
United States
Website: https://thegolfnewsnet.com
Email: ryan@thegolfnewsnet.com
Phone number: 4438895000

This cookie policy was synchronized with cookiedatabase.org on 12/20/2019

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