We are committed to protecting personal information disclosed to us. In the course of providing our services we will collect certain information from you. The intent of this policy is to disclose our privacy practices with regard to such information.
Information You Give Us
We require information from you when you submit a story. When submitting a story you will be required to provide your:
- First and Last Name
- Email Address
- Phone number
You can choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of some of our features.
Information Automatically Stored
We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us. For example, like many Websites, we use "cookies," and we obtain certain types of information when your Web browser accesses mytruestory.com. Cookies cannot and will not be used by us to retrieve any personal information about you from your computer that you have not previously and voluntarily provided to us.
The Help portion of your Web browser will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies. Additionally, you can disable or delete similar data in your browser. While you can read our story content and use certain portions of mytruestory.com without allowing cookies to be stored on your computer, these cookies allow you to take advantage of some of our essential features. We therefore recommend that you leave cookies enabled.
Use of Your Information
mytruestory.com is committed to protecting your privacy in regards to your personal and financial information. The information gathered by us is used to understand your needs and to provide you with better service. For example, the information we collect is used to:
- Improve our user features and products
- Contact you about your story
- Share your story with third parties who may be able to faciliate use of your story in another medium
mytruestory.com is protected by industry standard SSL (Secure Socket Layers) where appropriate. We have also, through firewalls and other means, attempted to ensure the security and privacy of information disclosed by you. All sensitive personal information is restricted and our employees have access to your information only to perform specific tasks. While we have in place reasonable electronic procedures that safeguard your information collected online, no system on the Internet is completely secure. As such, we encourage the use of discretion when browsing the Internet or when visiting any website, including mytruestory.com.
Protection of mytruestory.com and Others
We will release account and other personal information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law and other agreements; or protect the rights, property, or safety of mytruestory.com, our users, or others. However, this does not include selling, renting, sharing, or otherwise disclosing personally identifiable information from customers for commercial purposes in violation of the commitments set forth in this Privacy Notice.
Request of Information Held
You may request to receive any information that we have collected from you as stated by law. Please email us at email@example.com to receive this information. A small fee may be charged for this information.
Restrictions On Use of Material
The content on this Web Site is intended for entertainment purposes only.
Except as expressly permitted, you agree not to use the Web Site for sale, trade or other commercial purposes, and you may not modify, copy, publish, display, transmit, adapt or in any way exploit the content of the Web Site.
Adaptations of material for short film, feature length film, television, online content, or other entertainment or news sources is expressly forbidden without a formal agreement with the author and/or underlying rights holders. Anyone without a formal agreement who uses material from mytruestory.com subjects himself or herself to legal action.
To seek an agreement on material posted on the website, you may write to us at our e-mail address provided below and we will put you in contact with the relevant parties, if they consent.
You must abide by all additional copyright notices or other restrictions contained on the Web Site.
For material inquiries you can reach us at firstname.lastname@example.org.