Tell History Privacy Policy

 

TELL HISTORY is a website that enables users to record, store and share stories and memories about themselves and their communities. They are saved online to generate a people’s history.

TELL HISTORY is committed to user privacy and has developed this Privacy Policy in order to facilitate use of the site.

Information Collection and Use

You can browse through most parts of this website without giving any information about yourself; in some cases, personal information is required in order to provide the services you request.

TELL HISTORY collects personally identifiable information when you register by filling out and submitting online forms within the TELL HISTORY site.

This may include information such as your first name, last name, location, email address and your spoken language. The mentioned data are stored within the TELL HISTORY Database and shared among the TELL HISTORY team.

If you are in possession of a login username and password, TELL HISTORY collects information about your logins and use of the system.

Log Data

TELL HISTORY automatically receives and records information on its server logs from your browser, including your IP address, cookie information, and the page request string.

Third Parties

All data collected is used for the purpose of offering you a better service on TELL HISTORY. TELL HISTORY uses third-party providers for a range of services including but not limited to mailing and quality services, technical support, and customer tracking and reporting. TELL HISTORY  may combine your information with third party analytic information in order to better understand user activity, and share this aggregated information with third parties to provide a better service in non-personally identifiable form.

TELL HISTORY may share personally identifiable information submitted to the website with companies under common control, subsidiaries, and joint ventures, in which case they will be bound by the terms of this Privacy Policy. In the instance another company acquires TELL HISTORY or all or substantially all of its assets, that company will possess all of TELL HISTORY’s information. TELL HISTORY will request the buyer will follow the Privacy Policy but cannot assure they will adopt all of the same rights and obligations with regard to personally  identifiable or non-identifiable  information.   

Hypertext links from this website may lead to third party sites. TELL HISTORY has no control over the information on these sites and therefore assumes no responsibility. You are encouraged to review their privacy policies.

Cookies

This website may set and access cookies on your computer.

Site Contributors

A site contributor defined as one who uses the website TELL HISTORY to create and share stories on the TELL HISTORY website. This Privacy Policy governs the use of the website, whether on a mobile device, desktop, or any other device. All rules governing site users stated above in reference to site users apply equally to site contributors.

When using TELL HISTORY, a contributors generally provides:

  1. information submitted to TELL HISTORY when requesting help from the TELL HISTORY team; and
  2. information submitted on the TELL HISTORY website, including but not limited to: contact information, audio stories, video stories, images, and story details. TELL HISTORY may use this information you to contact you with important notices and updates.

Children

TELL HISTORY does not use the website to market to or knowingly solicit data from children under the age of 13. Should a parent or legal guardian discover that their child has provided information to TELL HISTORY without their permission, she or he should contact TELL HISTORY at team@tellhistory.com. TELL HISTORY will remove any submitted information from the TELL HISTORY site and erase it from our files within a reasonable period of time.

Data Retention

TELL HISTORY will retain the data submitted by users and contributors only as long as it is necessary, within reason, to fulfill the purpose of the original data submission.  

Security

TELL HISTORY takes safety measures required to protect your personal data. Access to the TELL HISTORY database is limited to operatives who have committed themselves to confidentiality.

While TELL HISTORY follows industry standard practices and commercially reasonable means to protect all information during transmission and upon reception, TELL HISTORY cannot guarantee its absolute security. No method of information transfer over the internet or by mobile devices is 100% secure.

Consent

When you use the TELL HISTORY website, you automatically consent to our handling of voluntarily submitted information, location-based information, and automatically collected information. “Handling” means using cookies on any device or using information in any way, including but not limited to: using, deleting, storying, disclosing, collecting, and combining information, all of which may occur in the United States. Non-residents of the United States will have information transferred there where it will be handled, processed, and stored according to U.S. privacy standards and laws. When you use TELL HISTORY website you consent to this transfer, handling, and processing in the United States.

Changes to Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy will change periodically, in which case TELL HISTORY will post the new Privacy Policy terms on this site. It is the user’s responsibility to check the page from time to time to ensure they are up to date with current rules governing site usage.

Contact us

You can verify and rectify your personal data at any time by team@tellhistory.com. By contacting this address you can also delete your record and opt out of receiving certain/all future mailings. You can further opt out of future mailings by clicking on the ‘unsubscribe’ link contained within them.