What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our blog, website or app?
We do not collect information from visitors of our site.
or other details to help you with your experience.
When do we collect information?
We collect information from you when you register on our site or enter information on our site.
How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
• To improve our website in order to better serve you.
How do we protect your information?
We do not use vulnerability scanning and/or scanning to PCI standards.
We only provide articles and information. We never ask for credit card numbers.
We use regular Malware Scanning.
We do not use an SSL certificate
• We only provide articles and information. We never ask for personal or private information like names, email addresses, or credit card numbers.
Do we use ‘cookies’?
• Understand and save user’s preferences for future visits.
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since browser is a little different, look at your browser’s Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
If you turn cookies off, Some of the features that make your site experience more efficient may not function properly.It won’t affect the user’s experience that make your site experience more efficient and may not function properly.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release information when it’s 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.
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.
Google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by Google’s Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en
We use Google AdSense Advertising on our website.
We have implemented the following:
• Remarketing with Google AdSense
• Google Display Network Impression Reporting
• Demographics and Interests Reporting
• DoubleClick Platform Integration
We, along with third-party vendors such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.
Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt Out page or by using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.
Read more on google:
California Online Privacy Protection Act
According to CalOPPA, we agree to the following:
Users can visit our site anonymously.
Can change your personal information:
• By emailing us
How does our site handle Do Not Track signals?
We honor Do Not Track signals and Do Not Track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.
Does our site allow third-party behavioral tracking?
It’s also important to note that we do not allow third-party behavioral tracking
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under the age of 13 years old, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, United States’ consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children’s privacy and safety online.
We do not specifically market to children under the age of 13 years old.
Do we let third-parties, including ad networks or plug-ins collect PII from children under 13?
Fair Information Practices
The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.
In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:
We will notify you via email
• Within 7 business days
We also agree to the Individual Redress Principle which requires that individuals have the right to legally pursue enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or government agencies to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.
CAN SPAM Act
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.
We collect your email address in order to:
• Send information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions
To be in accordance with CANSPAM, we agree to the following:
• Not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses.
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can email us at
and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.
Know Your Data Protection Rights Based on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
There is a certain set of data protection rights designed for you, if you are a resident in the European Economic Area (EEA). crosswordbuzz.com strives to help you in taking reasonable steps, allowing you to amend, correct, delete and also limit the use of all your provided Personal Data.
Feel free to contact us, if you wish to learn about what Personal Data is fed into our system about you and if you wish to have your data removed from our systems.
You have the below mentioned Data Protection Rights for certain circumstances:
Your right to use, update or even delete your information from our system: You are provided an easy access to your own personal data for updation or for deleting your Personal Data right from your account settings section. However, in case you are forbidden from taking any of these actions, please let us assist you in the procedure. All you need to do is contact us HERE.
Your right to Rectification: Based on the rules, you have right to get your own personal data rectified, in case you find your data in-complete or inaccurate.
Your Right to Object: As per the regulations, you are given the right to object to our processing or use of your Personal Data.
Right of Restriction: This right allows you to request us to restrict the use and processing of your personal information.
Your right to data Portability: According to this right, you have the authority to have a copy of the personal details that we have about you in a machine-readable, structured and normally used format.
Your right to withdraw your consent: Based on this right, you can pull out your consent whenever you want in situations when Crossword Buzz depended on you for your consent for processing your personal data.
Note: We may ask for the verification of your identity prior to responding to such withdrawal requests.
Right to Complain to the Data Protection Authority: You have the right to complain about our collection and use of your personal data. In order to know more, contact the Local data Protection Authority in the European Economic Area (EEA).
At Crossword Buzz , we use third-party Service Providers for monitoring and also analyzing the use of our services.
Web analytics service designed and offered by Google, Google Analytics helps us track and report website traffic. The data collected, is used by Google for tracking and also monitoring the wide use of our services. This information is then shared with various other Google Services. Moreover, Google may also use this information to contextualize and even personalize the advertisements in its network.
For a more details information on the Privacy Practices of Google, visit the Google Privacy Terms webpage: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/
Last Edited on 2020-05-03