Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy explains how HotDealStar.com (the “site”) uses your information and applies to all who use our Web site or any of our described online activities we own or control. In addition, please review the Site’s Terms of Use which governs your use of the Service, and includes, among other things, grants of rights from you, limits on our liability and your remedies and so on. By using our Site, you agree to our Terms of Service and consent to our collection, use and sharing of your information and data, and other activities, as described below.

PLEASE READ THIS PRIVACY POLICY CAREFULLY. BY USING THE SITE, YOU AGREE TO THE TERMS OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THE PRACTICES DESCRIBED IN THIS PRIVACY POLICY, PLEASE DO NOT PROVIDE US WITH YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION OR INTERACT WITH THE SITE.

We may modify this Privacy Policy at any time. Your continued access or use of the Services after any such changes become effective constitutes your acceptance of the Privacy Policy as revised. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information about our privacy practices.

1、Types of Information We Collect

We only collect Personal email address as well as Non-Identifiable Information that alone cannot identify you, including data from Cookies, Pixel Tags and Web Beacons, and Device Data, when you interact with us and the Site, for example when you:

  • access or use the Site;
  • register, subscribe, or create an account with HotDealStar;
  • open or respond to our e-mails;
  • refer friends, family, or others to HotDealStar;
  • contact customer service or use other customer support tools;
  • provide information to enroll or participate in Other Programs provided on behalf of, or together with, Business Partners;
  • visit any page online that displays our ads or content;
  • connect or link to any Site via social networking sites;
  • post comments on the Site;

Privacy Policy does not apply to the collection of information in any way other than as listed above. We think that you benefit from a more personalized experience when we know more about you and what you like. However, you can limit the information you provide to HotDealStar, and you can limit the communications that HotDealStar sends to you. HotDealStar will NOT send any unsolicited emails to your email address. You may, however, visit our site anonymously as well.

2、How HotDealStar Uses Information

HotDealStar uses information collected as described in this Privacy Policy to:

  • Operate, maintain and improve the Site and our services, and other programs;
  • Provide you with interest-based content and ads, push notifications, communications, services from us and participating Business Partners, including based on your precise geolocation;
  • Evaluate your eligibility for certain types of offers, or services that may be of interest to you, and analyze advertising effectiveness;
  • Answer your questions and respond to your requests;
  • Perform analytics and conduct customer research;
  • Communicate and provide additional information that may be of interest to you about HotDealStarand our Business Partners;
  • Send you reminders, technical notices, updates, security alerts, support and administrative messages, service bulletins, marketing messages, and requested information, including on behalf of Business Partners;
  • Administer rewards, surveys, sweepstakes, contests, or other promotional activities or events sponsored by us or our Business Partners;
  • Manage our everyday business needs, such as administration of the Site, fulfillment, analytics, fraud prevention, and enforcement of our corporate reporting obligations and Terms of Use, or to comply with the law; and to
  • Enhance other information we have about you directly or from Other Sources to help us better understand you and determine your interests.

3、When and Why HotDealStar Discloses Information

We may share your Information as required or permitted by law as described below:

  • with any HotDealStar Affiliate who may only use the Information for the purposes described in this Privacy Policy;
  • to comply with legal orders and government requests, or as needed to support auditing, compliance, and corporate governance functions;
  • to combat fraud or criminal activity, and to protect our rights or those of our Affiliates, users, and Business Partners, or as part of legal proceedings affecting HotDealStar;
  • in response to a subpoena, or similar legal process, including to law enforcement agencies, regulators, and courts in the United States and other countries where we operate; or
  • with your consent.

We encourage Business Partners to adopt and post privacy policies. However, their use of Information obtained through HotDealStar is governed by their privacy policies and is not subject to our control. When you choose to interact with our merchant or business partner, we encourage you to read any privacy policy they may have posted on their website.

4、Cookies and Related Technologies

When you use our Services, we collect certain information by automated or electronic means, using technologies such as cookies, pixel tags, web beacons, browser analysis tools, and web server logs. As you use our Services, your browser and devices communicate with servers operated by us, our business partners and services providers to coordinate and record the interactivity and fill your requests for services and information.

The information from cookies and related technology is stored in web server logs and also in web cookies kept on your computers or mobile devices, which are then transmitted back to our Services by your computers or mobile devices. These servers are operated and the cookies managed by us, our business partners or our service providers.

For example, when you access our Services, HotDealStar and our service providers may place cookies on your computers or mobile devices. These cookies may include means for tracking your Transaction Information with a Merchant and may include tracking technology from third-party affiliate-network operators. Cookies allow us to recognize you when you return, and track and target your interests in order to provide a customized experience. They also help us detect certain kinds of fraud.

If you want to close your account or have other questions or requests, or if you would like to access or request a correction to any other Information we hold regarding you, please Contact Us.

We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. If you wish to cancel your account or request that we no longer use your information to provide you services, Contact Us. In response, we will cancel or remove your information but may retain and use copies of your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

5、Security of Information

HotDealStar has implemented an information security program that contains administrative, technical and physical controls that are designed to reasonably safeguard Information. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. There is no guarantee that information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards. If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can contact us.

6、Privacy Practices of Third Parties

This Privacy Policy only addresses the use and disclosure of information by HotDealStar through your interaction with the Services. Other websites that may be accessible through links from our Services may have their own privacy policies and personal information collection, use, and disclosure practices. Merchants and business partners may have their own privacy statements, too. We encourage you to familiarize yourself with the privacy statements provided by these other parties prior to providing them with information or taking advantage of an offer or promotion.

7、Notice to Residents of Countries outside the United States of America

If you live outside the United States (including in the European Economic Area (“EE”) and Switzerland (“CH”) collectively the “EEA/CH”), and you use the Site or provide us with Information directly via the Site, your information will be handled in accordance with this Privacy Policy. By using the Site or giving us your Information, you are directly transferring your Information and Non-Identifiable Information to us in the United States. You agree and consent to our collection, transfer, and processing of your Information and Non-Identifiable Information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. You also acknowledge and agree that Personal Information may be subject to access requests from governments, courts, law enforcement officials, and national security authorities in the United States in accordance with United States laws. You are solely responsible for compliance with any data protection or privacy obligations in your jurisdiction when you use the Site or provide us with Information. Regardless of where we transfer your information, we still protect your information in the manner described in this Privacy Policy.

To ensure adequate protection of personal data of the European Economic Area (the “EEA”), any transfers of such data outside of the EEA will be pursuant to the Model Clauses approved by the European Commission. HotDealStar commits to resolve complaints about your privacy and our collection or use of your information. We encourage anyone with inquiries or complaints regarding this privacy policy should first Contact Us.

8、Children’s Privacy

The Site is a general audience site not directed at children under the age of 13 and such use is prohibited. By using HotDealStar, you represent that you are at least 13 years old and understand that you must be at least 13 years old in order to create an account and purchase the goods or services advertised through the Site. We will promptly delete information associated with any account we obtain actual knowledge is associated with a registered user who is not at least 13 years old.

9、Sensitive Personal Information

At no time should you submit sensitive personal information to the Website. This includes your social security number, information regarding race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, health information, criminal background, or trade union memberships. If you elect to submit such information to us, it will be subject to this Privacy Policy.

Please contact us if you have any questions or comments about our privacy practices or this Privacy Policy.