Last updated May 25, 2018
We use the personal information (such as email address) that you directly provide to us for the following purposes:
In certain specific cases, we will be contractually obligated to share your data with a third-party advertiser or partner (for example, cocktail competitions, special events or sweepstakes). In these cases, we will make it clear that your data is being shared to the third party. You always have the option to not have your data shared by not taking part in the specific program.
Liquor.com will not share your personal information to any third party without your permission, except to select third parties who help run our website and send our emails. They will only use this information to serve our needs and are prohibited from using it in any other instance. The third parties we use for EU users are Google (website analytics/tracking and optimization), Quantcast (website analytics/tracking), ComScore (website analytics/tracking), SpotIM (comments), SailThru (email), JWPlayer (video player), GetSocial (social sharing and tracking), Facebook (for personalized accounts), AddThis (social sharing and tracking) and Tidal (blog account management). Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for an up-to-date list of third parties we use for users outside of the EU.
We use non-personally identifiable information (such as links you click on) for the following purposes:
In specific cases, we may aggregate parts of this data and share this information in an anonymous form with our third-party advertisers or partners. This data will not contain any personally identifiable information about you or any other person.
On our website and in our emails, you will be presented with the opportunity to sign up for newsletters, submit your information to access content and special features, enter contests and sweepstakes, and more.
The type of information collected on those pages generally includes but is not limited to:
Based on the information you provide to us, we may create or add other information to your profile in the interest of better serving you (for example, providing you with personalized recipe recommendations).
Please note that without cookies you may not be able to fully use all of our features. You can find out more about cookies and how they work here: allaboutcookies.org.
All information described above is stored on nonpublic database servers.
We will store your information indefinitely unless you follow the instructions to delete your data as described below.
If you would like to request the information we store about you, please email us at email@example.com with the subject “My Stored Data.”
If you would like to unsubscribe from our communications at any time, you may do so in the footer of any of our emails. If you would like us to delete your information entirely, please fill out this form. Otherwise, by continuing to interact with our website and emails, you provide us with permission to manage and use your data as described above.
You can opt out of receiving email communications at any time by clicking the “Manage Subscription” link found in the footer of all of our emails.
Some of the ads appearing on Liquor.com are delivered to you by our web advertising partners. Information about your visit to their site, such as the number of times you have viewed an ad (but not your name, address or other personal information), is used to serve ads to you.
Some of our advertisers may serve you cookies as well. If you don’t want cookies, your web browser likely includes an option that allows you to not accept them. More information about disabling/deleting cookies can be found here: allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/stop-cookies-installed.html
Please note that without cookies you may not be able to cancel opt-outs that rely on cookies, such as targeted advertising opt-outs. You can find out more about cookies and how they work here: allaboutcookies.org.
To opt out of personalized content and advertising, you can do so through the Network Advertising Initiative (optout.networkadvertising.org) and Digital Advertising Alliance (optout.aboutads.info) Some of the third-party advertising companies run on the website may be advertising networks that are members of the Network Advertising Initiative, which offers a single location to opt out of ad targeting from member companies (networkadvertising.org).
Liquor.com is intended for use by adults of legal drinking age. Legal drinking age is defined as the age at which one is legally allowed to buy and drink alcohol in their location of residence. For example, in the United States of America, the legal drinking age is 21 years old and above. Liquor.com is not intended for use by children, especially those under age 13, or anyone under legal drinking age. No one under age 13 is allowed to use the site, provide any personal information or receive our email distributions. Minors between the ages of 13 and 17 must get the permission of their parent(s) or legal guardian(s) before viewing the website. If we learn that a user is below legal drinking age, we will promptly delete any accounts and all personal information that has been provided to us.
Liquor.com may create links allowing you to access third-party sites. Liquor.com is not responsible for the content that appears on those sites and does not endorse these sites. Please read those sites’ individual privacy policies to see how they’ll use your data.
Please send all emails to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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