[Please Note: This privacy policy was last updated on December 16, 2021 and is subject to future change without notice.]

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to NewsPunch.com and NEWSPUNCH, LLC and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to NEWSPUNCH, LLC include NewsPunch.com and NEWSPUNCH, LLC. The NEWSPUNCH, LLC website is a breaking news, entertainment, and politics site. By using the NEWSPUNCH, LLC website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information
NEWSPUNCH, LLC may collect personally identifiable information, such as your name. NEWSPUNCH, LLC may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your age, gender, household income and political affiliation. We may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by NEWSPUNCH, LLC. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the NEWSPUNCH, LLC website.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through NEWSPUNCH, LLC’s public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.

NEWSPUNCH, LLC encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from NEWSPUNCH, LLC so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. NEWSPUNCH, LLC is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the NEWSPUNCH, LLC website.

Use of your Personal Information
NEWSPUNCH, LLC collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.

NEWSPUNCH, LLC uses personally identifiable information collected from you for the following general purposes:

  • To customize the advertising and content you see;
  • To improve the design and content of our site;
  • To enter you in editorial contributions or promotions at your specific request;
  • To provide you with customer service.

NEWSPUNCH, LLC may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from NEWSPUNCH, LLC and its affiliates. NEWSPUNCH, LLC may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

NEWSPUNCH, LLC does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

NEWSPUNCH, LLC may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. NEWSPUNCH, LLC may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to NEWSPUNCH, LLC, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

NEWSPUNCH, LLC may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within NEWSPUNCH, LLC, in order to determine what NEWSPUNCH, LLC services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within NEWSPUNCH, LLC to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

NEWSPUNCH, LLC will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on NEWSPUNCH, LLC or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of NEWSPUNCH, LLC; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of NEWSPUNCH, LLC, or the public.

Information Sharing and Disclosure
NEWSPUNCH, LLC will not sell, share or otherwise disclose any personally identifiable information about our current or former web site users to third party companies or individuals, except as permitted or required by law.

NEWSPUNCH, LLC may share or disclose personally identifiable information about you to other companies or individuals when:

  • We have your consent to share the information;
  • We utilize third party service providers to provide products, services or functions on our behalf (such as sending emails or processing credit cards), and require these service providers to agree to maintain the confidentiality of your personally identifiable information and not to use your personally identifiable information for any reason except to carry out the purpose(s) for which we hired them;
  • We need to protect our legal rights (for example, if we are trying to collect money you owe us or we are trying to enforce our Terms of Use or other agreement with you);

Aggregate information is information that we (or third party service providers on our behalf) collect about newspunch.com Web site users on an anonymous basis. We may share aggregate demographic and usage information with our prospective and actual business partners, advertisers and other third parties.

Cookies
NEWSPUNCH, LLC (or third party service providers on our behalf) may set and access cookies on your computer. A cookie is a small amount of data (often including a unique identifier), that is sent to your browser from a web site’s computers and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Newspunch.com uses cookies to understand site usage and to improve the content and offerings on our site. For example, we may use cookies to identify you as a registered user, personalize your experience at our site, save your password in password-protected areas, and display relevant content, products, services and advertising.

To the extent that NEWSPUNCH, LLC utilizes third party service providers to set and access cookies on the computer of our Web site users on behalf of NEWSPUNCH, LLC, we require such service providers to agree to maintain the confidentiality of the information collected and not to use such information for any reason except to carry out the purpose(s) for which we hired them.

We use reputable third parties to present or serve some or all of the advertisements on our Web site. These third party network advertisers may set and access their own cookies on your computer. The use of cookies by third parties is subject to such third party’s own privacy policies.

Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies. If you do not want information collected through the use of cookies, there is a simple procedure in most browsers that allows the user to reject cookies. If you set your browser to reject cookies, you may not be able to take advantage of certain features offered through our Web site.

If you would like more information about the information collection practices of a particular third-party advertising service provider, or if you would like more information on how to opt out of a third-party advertising service provider’s information collection practices, go to http://www.aboutads.info, or for apps, at http://www.aboutads.info/appchoices.

Additionally, some of our third-party advertising service providers are members of the Network Advertising Initiative (“NAI”). You can obtain more information about these third-party advertising service providers’ information collection practices, and opt out of such practices (and at the same time opt out of the collection practices of other, or all, NAI members) by following the opt out instructions on the NAI’s website at http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp.

Please note that one of our third-party advertising service providers is DoubleClick. You can opt out of the use of cookies by DoubleClick by visiting http://www.google.com/settings/ads.

Security of your Personal Information
NEWSPUNCH, LLC secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure.

Children Under Thirteen
NEWSPUNCH, LLC does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

Opt-Out & Unsubscribe
We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from NEWSPUNCH, LLC by contacting us here:
– Web page: https://newspunch.com/contact/
– Email: contact@newspunch.com

Changes to this Statement
NEWSPUNCH, LLC will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. NEWSPUNCH, LLC encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how NEWSPUNCH, LLC is protecting your information.

Contact Information
NEWSPUNCH, LLC welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that NEWSPUNCH, LLC has not adhered to this Statement, please contact NEWSPUNCH, LLC at:

Email Address:
contact@newspunch.com

Effective as of December 30, 2019