Privacy Policy


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Privacy Policy

CoolNewJersey.com respects the privacy of the Visitors to its Web site, the homepage of which is located at http://www.CoolNewJersey.com (“site”). This Privacy Policy is intended to inform you of our policies and practices regarding the collection, use and disclosure of personal information and anonymous information you submit to us through the Site. This Privacy Policy applies only to Members. “personal information” is information about you that is personally identifiable to you, like your name, address, email address or phone number, as well as other non-public information that is associated with the foregoing. By submitting personal information through the site, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy and you expressly consent to the processing of your personal information according to this Privacy Policy.

We may update this privacy policy from time to time as our services change and expand. If we make substantial changes to this privacy policy, we will post the updated policy on the site. Once any changes that we make to this privacy policy become effective, your continued use of the site after such time will signify your acceptance of the new terms. This area of the site is for the benefit of Members. The Classified areas of the site facilitate communication and the exchange and sharing of information between Consumers and Business Providers. The information contained on the Classified areas between Consumers and Business Providers is not used for any purposes other than to facilitate communication and the exchange of information between the parties involved. CoolNewJersey.com reserves the right to monitor communications in the Classified areas in order to verify compliance with our Terms and Conditions, federal or state laws. If you register as a Consumer or Business Provider on CoolNewJersey.com, we collect and store personal information that specifically identifies you or your Account.

CoolNewJersey.com may, from time or time, conduct a User survey to collect information about our users preferences. These surveys are optional and if you choose to respond, your responses will be kept anonymous. Similarly, we may offer contests to qualifying users in which we ask for contact and demographic information such as name, email address and mailing address. None of this information is shared with third parties, except in summary form, if at all. The demographic information that CoolNewJersey.com collects in the registration process and through surveys is used to help us improve our services to meet the needs and preferences of our Users. This may include targeting advertising to you about our services.Information we gather through a contest may also be disclosed to third parties as necessary for prize fulfillment and other aspects of any contest or similar offering.

CoolNewJersey.com automatically collects browser type and browser software versions to tailor the presentation of the site and the services to the visitor’s or user’s platform and to maintain a record of the user’s or visitor’s activity on the site. As an automatic process, our web server software records a log file of IP addresses that access the site. We also collect IP address information but do not ordinarily link IP addresses to users personal information. However, we can and will use IP addresses to identify a user when we, in our sole discretion, determine that it is necessary to enforce compliance with our terms and conditions or to protect our service, site, customers or others. When you use the site, CoolNewJersey.com collects information about your Account transactions and CoolNewJersey.com may collect information about your computer for fraud prevention purposes. Finally, CoolNewJersey.com may collect additional information from or about you in other ways not specifically described here. For example, CoolNewJersey.com may collect information related to your contact with CoolNewJersey.com customer service or store results when you respond to a survey.

When you use the site, CoolNewJersey.com may place small data files called cookies on your computer. CoolNewJersey.com uses cookies to enable users to specify unique preferences and to track visitor and user use of the site, including trends and patterns. CoolNewJersey.com sends a session cookie to your computer when you log in to your Account. This type of cookie helps if you visit multiple pages on the site during the same session, so that you don’t need to enter your password on each page. Once you log out or close your browser, this cookie expires. CoolNewJersey.com also uses longer-lasting cookies for other purposes such as to display your event-related information.CoolNewJersey.com encodes our cookies so that only we can interpret the information stored in them. Users and visitors always have the option of disabling cookies via their browser preferences. If you disable cookies on your browser, please note that some parts of our Site may not function as effectively or may be considerably slower. CoolNewJersey.com lets you easily send listings to friends via email. CoolNewJersey.com also offers the ability to send friends emails about providing or purchasing services through CoolNewJersey.com. If you choose to use either feature, be assured that CoolNewJersey.com only uses your friends’ email addresses on a one-time basis to send the requested listing, and we use your email address to copy you on the message or to send on your behalf. Your friends’ email addresses will be deleted from our database after the message is sent.

As part of registration, you may set up a profile describing your expertise and qualifications. Consumers and business providers may review each others’ Profiles to help them decide whether to solicit or make a bid on a Event. Information in your Profile is available for any other Member to access. We will not have any obligation under this privacy policy with respect to information in your Profile or information you voluntarily provide to other Users via the Site.

We use Personal Information for our own internal purposes includingcontacting you via email to inform you about updates to our services andproviding you with information relating to e-commerce transactions thatyou conduct on the Site. We reserve the right to disclose yourinformation as required by law. We do not rent or sell our Users’Personal Information to third parties. We do, however, provide you withthe opportunity to receive newsletters and notifications via email. Ifyou decide to opt in to receive newsletters and notifications, you mayopt out of receiving these newsletters and notifications at any time byclicking on the notifications tab of your preferences menu andunsubscribing from individual categories or globally opt out fromreceiving notifications.

We may send you email communications including information that we think may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving these email communications either when you register to become a Member or via thePreferences section of your MyCP area. We do not send any of yourPersonal Information to our advertisers. You may see a cookie from a third-party banner server, and this cookie comes from the third- party banner server, not CoolNewJersey.com. Again, we do not pass along any PersonalInformation to this party.

We share the email addresses of Artists and Consumers to each other oncea event is awarded and accepted to enable work on the Event to be undertakenand completed. You agree not to use the disclosed information of othermembers for any purpose other than providing the applicable services andpayments for a Event.

CoolNewJersey.com cooperates with law enforcement inquiries, as well as other third parties to enforce laws, such as: intellectual property rights,fraud, theft, harassment and other rights. We can (and you authorize us to) disclose any information about you, including the content of your online communications, if we believe in good faith that such disclosure is necessary to (a) comply with relevant laws or to respond to subpoenas or warrants served on us; (b) protect or defend the rights or property of CoolNewJersey.com or third parties; (c) assist in an investigation; or (d)respond to an emergency that poses a threat to the safety of Users or other persons.

CoolNewJersey.com constantly seeks to improve the quality of the services we provide and the user experience on the Site. We value your input and encourage you to help us expand and make improvements to the site by providing us with any thoughts or comments you might have regarding our services or the operation of the site. You can submit any comments you have to us by clicking on the link “Contact” at the bottom of most of the pages on the Site. The “Contact” page asks for your first name and email address. If you provide this information, we will only use it to acknowledge or respond to your comments. Submitting comments via email will not cause you to receive any secondary or promotional material,unless specifically requested by you. In certain circumstances, we may ask for your permission to post your comments in marketing or promotional materials.

We will use commercially reasonable methods to keep Personal Information securely in our files and systems. The Paypal System is operated using secure Internet connections, using SSL (Secure Sockets Layer)encryption, to help protect your financial data. Please note that with current technology, we cannot guarantee the security of your data as it travels over the Internet.

We do not intentionally gather Personal Information about Visitors who are under the age of 18.

We save your Personal Information until your subscription with us is terminated and you unsubscribe to email notifications. To terminate your subscription, visit the Subscription Manager page and proceed with your cancellation. Your personal Information cannot be recovered. You may continue to receive email communications for a short period of time until we have updated all of our databases. After termination of your subscription, your Personal Information may remain on our archived database and records. Notwithstanding the above, we will maintain information on Users who have been removed for violating our Terms andConditions.

This Site gives the following options for changing and modifying information previously provided:

This Site provides Users the opportunity to opt out of receiving promotional email communications from us, CoolNewJersey.com newsletters and other Site information by email : info@CoolNewJersey.com.However, you may not opt out of receiving administrative communications from CoolNewJersey.com regarding the services or the Site, except by terminating your subscription.

In addition, you may not opt out of CoolNewJersey.com sending you legal notices related to the services or the site. For other requests please contact us- email: info@CoolNewJersey.com