Showbiz Cheat Sheet respects the privacy of our Readers. Ensuring that you understand what personal information is gathered and how it is used is of paramount importance to us.
What information do we collect?
We collect personal information from you when you visit our site, subscribe to our newsletter, respond to a survey or fill out a form.
When registering for our newsletters you will be asked to enter your name and email address. Your subscription preferences will be saved in order to ensure proper delivery of the newsletter(s) you wish to receive.
Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include clear unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.
In order to customize your experience on Showbiz Cheat Sheet and tailor the advertisements to your personal interests, we automatically receive data from your browser when you visit our site. This information indirectly identifies you and is not associated with your personal identity as it relates to data storage. The data automatically received through our ad serving system is as follows: your device, web browser, IP address, operating system, and potentially also your geolocation and time zone.
What do we use your information for?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
- To personalize your experience (your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs)
- To improve our website (we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you)
- To improve customer service (your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs)
- To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature
How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information.
We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive information is stored in a database, only to be accessible by those SCS employees and third party services authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information secure and confidential.
Do we share your data?
Yes. We share your personal data with third parties who process your data on our behalf when they provide services to us, for example data analytics, ad serving networks, and our email marketing service.
We may potentially be required by law to disclose or share your personal data without your consent in some circumstances, for example to comply with a court order or law enforcement.
Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.
Our cookies do not contain personal information or link to you as an individual.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Third party links
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
Third party cookies and personalized ads
If ad personalization is enabled in your Google account, your information will be used to determine what ads are being served to you, ensuring that they are relevant and timely. However, if ad personalization is disabled, Google will not collect or use your information to serve you personalized ads. You will still see ads but they will not be customized for you.
We encourage you to visit Google directly to learn more about Ad Personalization and how you can control the use of your personal information through your Google account.
Please visit the following links for more information and to opt-out:
- EAA opt-out: http://www.youronlinechoices.eu
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.
This section contains information required by The California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“the CCPA”) .
When you visit our site we collect the following information:
- information automatically collected from your device and browser
- location information
- information from Analytics and Advertising partners
Some of this information includes Personal Information such as online identifier or IP address, Geolocation data, Internet activity relating to your use of the site.
We share this information with our trusted Advertising partners to deliver ads tailored to your interests. The transfer of your information to such partners may be considered a “sale” under CCPA. You have the right to opt-out of the sale by using “” link.
Opting out of the sale of personal information does not mean that you will stop seeing ads. Opting-out is done on the device/browser level. If you would like to learn more about interest-based advertising across sites you may visit the following industry opt-out links:
In the event you opt out of sale for purposes of CCPA, but don’t opt-out of interest based advertising more generally (using the links above) you may receive ads tailored to your interests based upon Personal Information (a) not sold by the publisher (b) sold to downstream participants at least 90 days before you opted out (c) sold by other sources from which you haven’t opted out.
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