Privacy Policy

Thank you for using this site! We wrote this policy to help you understand what information we collect, how we use it, and what choices you have. Because we’re an internet company, some of the concepts below are a little technical, but we’ve tried our best to explain things in a simple and clear way. We welcome your questions and comments on this policy.

 

GF SOCIAL LIFE respects your right to privacy and we are committed to protecting it.  This Privacy Policy is intended to inform you of GF SOCIAL LIFE™ policies and practices regarding the collection, use and disclosure of any Personal Information you submit to us through our Web site(s). GF SOCIAL LIFE™ ("us") or "we") respects the privacy of the visitors to our Web site, the homepage of which is located at http://www.gfsociallife.com or formerly known as http://www.greekflix.com ("Web sites").

 

PRIVACY POLICY UPDATES

 

As our business grows and changes, we expect to revise or enhance these policies from time-to-time. If any modifications are unacceptable to you, you shall cease using our Site and Services. If you do not cease using our Site and Services, you will be conclusively deemed to have accepted these changes.

 

PERSONAL INFORMAITON

 

"Personal Information" is information about you that is personally identifiable to you, like your name, address, e-mail address, or phone number, as well as other non-public information that is associated with the foregoing. If you have questions about this Privacy Policy or wish to review or correct any information you have provided to us, you may do so by (i) accessing your account online, (ii) submitting an e-mail request to us at privacy@gfsociallife.com or by mail at GF PRO MEDIA, 1562 First Ave #205-3692, New York, NY 10028, 4004.

 

ANONYMOUS INFORMATION

 

"Anonymous Information" means information that is not associated with or linked to your Personal Information; Anonymous Information does not permit the identification of individual persons. We collect and use Personal Information and Anonymous Information as described in this Privacy Policy.

 

 INFORMATION WE COLLECT “ COOKIES POLICY”

We may place "cookies" on your personal computer. "Cookies" are small identifiers sent from a website server and stored on your computer’s hard drive, similar to a license plate, that help us to recognize you if you visit this Site again. Also, this Site uses cookies to track how you found this Site. Cookies are not designed to be used to get data from your hard drive, your email or any other personal data about you. To protect your privacy, we do not use cookies to store or transmit any personal information about you on the Internet. You can reject cookies by changing your browser settings, but please be aware that if you reject our cookies it is possible that some Site pages may not properly load, your access to certain information might be denied or you might have to enter information about yourself more than once.  Like most Web sites, we may use cookies, Web log files, IP addresses, or Web beacons in order to recognize you as a registered user, improve overall Site experience, tailor and customize the content of our Site, or track Site usage.

 

What are Cookies?

 

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit our website. Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving the user experience. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.  Cookies can be "First Party", i.e. set by us, or "Third Party" – set by another company to perform the function, for example Google Analytics or our Advertising cookies.

 

Necessary Performance Site Cookies; not including 3rd party: 

 

Cookie Type / Name

Purpose

_ga, _gat, analytics.js

Measures user-interaction on site; does not store Personal Identifiable information (PII) of users

en4_whispers_unread

stores whether or not the user has read the latest message in a particular conversation, used to preserve state across page loads

en4_chat_imstate 

stores the last chosen active state (Available, Busy, Away) to preserve the setting across page loads

en4_chat_whispers_active

stores a list of active conversation identifiers, used to persist maximize/minimize state of IM 

n4_chat_room_last 

stores the identifier of the last chat room the user joined, used to rejoin the same chat on return

theme 

stores the chosen site theme

en4_maint_code

stores the admin maintenance passcode

en4_locale

stores the locale chosen

en4_language

stores the language chosen

en4_install

used to track login state for the package manager

PHPSESSID 

used to track login state

 

 

This data may be exchanged between the user's computer, our Site, and the systems of our infrastructure partners.  Information submitted to and collected by GF SOCIAL LIFE™ consists of personal information you knowingly disclose as a registered user. GF SOCIAL LIFE™ collects user-submitted account information such as name, e-mail address, gender, schools attended, location, and any other information that you provide to us, to include information linked via 3rd party log-ins or functional “Social Media Cookies”; ie Google, Facebook, Twitter, addthis.com, cometchat.com, etc. The linkage between this data and your Personally Identifiable Information is never shared without your permission, except when required by law.

 

How can I prevent Cookies being used?

When you first visit our website, unless you change your Cookies Settings, we will continue to set all Cookies on your device. You can find out how to do this for your particular browser by clicking "help" on your browser's menu or by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org or http://www.aboutcookies.org.

 

However, please be aware once again that should you choose to disable cookies it may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website and some of the website may fail to work. For example: if you do not consent to Functionality cookies, we wouldn’t be able to remember which geographical location you are from and would not be able to serve you relevant recipes and content for your location. If you do not consent to Advertising cookies, you may be served the same adverts repeatedly and we won’t be able to serve you adverts that are personally relevant to you.



* General Information and Personal Information that you submit to us voluntarily through our Web site.

* When you register for GF SOCIAL LIFE™ we will collect your name, e-mail address, gender, date of birth and ZIP code.

* Browser Information, including IP address, operating system, cookies

* GF SOCIAL LIFE™ collects any such information you enter ("Publicly Posted Information").

* E-mail addresses and any information contained in the e-mail you send us. 

* GF SOCIAL LIFE™ will use your screen name/Log-in ID or 3rd Party Log-ins to authenticate you on our network and enable you to interact and use our services. 

* GF SOCIAL LIFE™ also may collect information about you from other sources such as Web sites, blogs, forums, message boards and e-mails.

 

USE OF INFORMATION 

Any visitor to the GF SOCIAL LIFE™ Web site can view your profile information and photos you have uploaded. In order to provide useful information about social networks to people who might be interested in joining the GF SOCIAL LIFE™ community, we may use your profile information and photos on the GF SOCIAL LIFE™ Web site. This information also may be used when we send e-mails or event reminders on GF SOCIAL LIFE™ to your member account or page, directly to your organization or when we send event or general newsletters to members of the GF SOCIAL LIFE™ community. If you do not want us to show other GF SOCIAL LIFE™ organizations outside of your own members your profile, you can change this in your privacy settings. GF SOCIAL LIFE™ members can use the search feature to find other members. The Personal Information that GF SOCIAL LIFE™ members enter into the GF SOCIAL LIFE™ profile will be used for these searches. Please be aware that any information that is publicly posted throughout the GF SOCIAL LIFE™ network can be accessed by every visitor of the Web site.

 

INTERNATIONAL USERS

 

Our computer systems are currently based in the United States where data protection requirements and privacy regulations may be different than other parts of the world. If you create an online account on this Web site as a visitor from outside the United States, you will have agreed to the terms of this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. You also will have consented to processing all such information in the United States and have agreed that your personal information will be subject to the requirements of the privacy regulations of the United States, which may not offer an equivalent level of protection as certain other countries.

 

INFORMATION SHARING & DISCLOSURE

 

GF SOCIAL LIFE™ does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or nonaffiliated companies except to provide products or services you've requested, when we have your permission, or as otherwise described in this privacy policy. 

We provide your Personal Information to third party service providers who work on behalf of or with GF SOCIAL LIFE™ under confidentiality agreements to provide some of the services and features of the GF SOCIAL LIFE™ community and to help us communicate with GF SOCIAL LIFE™ members. These service providers may use your personal information to help GF SOCIAL LIFE™ communicate with you about offers from GF SOCIAL LIFE™ and our marketing partners. However, these service providers do not have any independent right to share this information. 

Please be aware that the handling of your Personal Information by our partners or third-party advertising companies is governed by their privacy policy, not ours. 

If you would like to know (1) the categories of Personal Information about you that we disclosed in the prior calendar year to third parties for the purposes of marketing and/or (2) the names and addresses of such third parties, please contact us. 

We will disclose information in response to subpoenas, court orders, or legal processes, to establish or exercise our legal rights or to defend against legal claims. We may disclose information if we believe it is necessary to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding suspected illegal activities or fraud, situations involving the physical safety of any person, violations of hi5's terms of use, or as otherwise required by applicable law. 

If our company or our assets are acquired by another company, that company will possess the Personal Information collected by us and it will assume the rights and obligations regarding your Personal Information as described in this Privacy Policy.

 


THIRD PARTY ADVERTISING

 

We use third-party companies to serve advertisements when you visit our Website. These companies may use Personal Information, such as gender or age, and other information (not including your name, address, e-mail address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites, such as time of day of the login, IP address or information about the internet service provider (ISP), in order to provide advertisements on the Web site about goods and services that may be of interest to you.

 


EDIT / DELETE ACCOUNT

 

We reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to the GF SOCIAL LIFE™ service, such as service announcements, administrative messages and the GF SOCIAL LIFE™ Newsletter & Events that are considered part of your GF SOCIAL LIFE™ account. Newsletters may be opted-out at anytime. Delete account requests are separate from Newsletter delete requests.

 

CONFIDENTIALITY & SECURITY

 

We limit access to personal information about you to employees and third parties who we believe need access to provide products or services to you in order to do their jobs. 

We have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect personal information about you. Your GF SOCIAL LIFE™ account and profile information also is protected by the password you select. GF SOCIAL LIFE™ uses industry-standard SSL encryption in certain areas of the Web site to protect data transmissions. GF SOCIAL LIFE™ will take every precaution to protect user information. However, no company, including GF SOCIAL LIFE™ or GREEKFLIX™, can fully eliminate security risks associated with Personal Information. To protect your privacy and security, users are instructed to use complex passwords before access is granted to the GF SOCIAL LIFE™ network. Please be aware the terms listed on GF SOCIAL LIFE™ Privacy Policy page do not apply to outside our Web sites.

 

MESSAGE TO PARENTS

 GF SOCIAL LIFE™ is intended for a general audience and we do not intentionally gather Personal Information about visitors who are under the age of 16.  If you are under the age of sixteen (16), we ask that you do not submit any personal identifiable information to GF SOCIAL LIFE™. Should we collect any information from anyone under the age of sixteen (16), we have the rights to immediately delete the account from our network and/or upon request of concern parent.  We are absolutely not directed to children under 13. If you learn that your minor child has provided us with personal information without your consent, please contact us; so we can immediately remove user.

 

 

CONTACT US


Should you have any questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us or visit our Report Abuse or Policy Violation FAQ Page:


GF PRO MEDIA, LLC 
Attn: GF SOCIAL LIFE 
1562 First Ave #205-3692
New York, NY 10028-4004

 

CHANGES TO PRIVACY POLICY

 

GF PRO MEDIA and the GF SOCIAL LIFE™ team may update this policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat Personal Information by sending a notice to the primary e-mail address specified in your GF SOCIAL LIFE™ account or by placing a prominent notice on our Web site or in our Newsletter. 

This Policy was last updated August 1st 2015

Includes current updates to UK and EU Cookie Laws. 

Last Revised August 1, 2015

Effective as of March 15, 2008-to-Present