The following principles apply to the personally identifying information we ask for and that you provide. "Personally identifying information" is information that individually identifies you, such as your name, physical address or email address
On some pages of VGChartz a cookie is sent to your computer that uniquely identifies the user when they log in. A "cookie" is a small file containing a string of characters that is sent to your computer when you visit a website. Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies. You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some features may not function properly without cookies.
VGChartz collects limited non-personally identifying information your browser makes available whenever you visit a website. This log information includes your Internet Protocol address, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your visit and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser. We use this information to operate, develop and improve our services.
Most of our services require you to register for an account. VGChartz asks you for some personal information in order to create an account (name, email address and a password for your account) and we will use that information to provide the service. The rest of the information you may wish to provide in your profile is used only by other viewers to the site, and you can be selective as to which information you enter.
We do not rent or sell your personally identifying information to other companies or individuals.
If you have an account, we may share the information submitted among the other services in VGChartz in order to provide you with the best experience possible.
We may share aggregated information with others. Examples of this include the number of users who have visited a certain page.
VGChartz uses third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our Website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp
We take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data.
Any sites linked to on VGChartz are developed by people over whom we exercise no control. These other sites may place their own cookies on your computer, collect data or solicit personal information.