Last Modified: December 10, 2020
Recurbate LP (hereinafter “we”, “us” or “our”)
operates the websites https://recurbate.net (hereinafter “Recurbate” or “Website”) and is the
controller of the information collected or provided via the Website.
are committed to protecting your personal data.
If you have any questions about our privacy practices, please see “Contact
Information” below for information on how to contact us.
- on the Website and your email communications with the Website,
- through our mobile applications that provide dedicated non-browser-based
interaction between you and the Website, or
- when you interact with our advertising and applications on third-party websites
The Data We Collect About You
We may collect different kinds of personal data about you, depending on whether you chose
to create an account with us.
Persons who visit the Website without logging in or registering (“unregistered
- Contact Information: We collect email address or any other information which you
voluntarily provide to us at your direction for a specific function, for example a contest or survey.
- Website activity data: We collect information about how you use our Website,
products and services and interact with our content and advertisements, including the pages you visit in our
Website, search history, and the referring web page from which you arrived at our Website. We collect
browser and operating system information, devices you use to access the Website and your time zone setting.
We also collect online identifiers. Specifically, we collect internet protocol (IP) address information and
we set cookies as explained below in the section on Cookies and Automatic Data Collection
Persons who choose to create an account on Recurbate (“registered users”) and
persons who choose to upgrade their account on Recurbate to a premium account such that they have access to the
content found on Recurbate Premium (“Premium users”):
- We collect from registered users the same categories of information described
above for unregistered users.
- Contact Information: We collect username or similar identifier, and email
- User Submitted Personal Information: We collect information you submit in order
to personalize your account or for a specific function, for example date of birth, age, gender, your
interests, preferences, feedback, survey responses, your preferences in receiving marketing from us and our
third parties, and your communication preferences, as well as any other information which you voluntarily
provide to us at your direction for a specific function.
- User Contributions including Audio/Video Information: We provide areas on our
Website where you can post information about yourself and others, communicate with others, upload content
(e.g., pictures, video files, etc.), and post comments or reviews of content found on the Website.
Please use caution in providing user contributions. By providing user contributions you are making
that content and information publicly available. User contributions can be read, collected, used, and disclosed
by others, and we cannot control who accesses your user contributions or what other users may do with the
We may use your data to produce and share aggregated insights that do not directly or
indirectly identify you and are not associated with you. Such aggregate information is not personal
Our Website are not directed to persons under the age of 18 or the applicable age of
majority in the jurisdiction from which the Website are accessed (“minors”), and we prohibit minors
from using the Website. We do not knowingly collect personal information from minors. If you are the parent or
legal guardian of a minor who has provided us with personal information, then please contact us via
to have that minor’s personal information deleted.
The Sources from Which We Collect Personal Information
We collect Personal Information in the following ways:
- Directly from you: We collect the categories of information listed above directly
- Automated technologies or interactions. As explained in the section below on
Cookies and Automatic Data Collection Technologies, we set cookies and other automatic techniques to collect
website activity data when you visit the Website or other websites owned by our corporate group.
Purposes for Which We Use Your Personal Information
We use personal information for the purposes described below.
- Provision of services: We use identifiers, website activity data, and,
additionally, for registered users and Premium users only, contact information, and payment and commercial
information and user contributions to present our Website and their contents to you, including any
interactive features on our Website, to provide you with information, products or services that you request
from us, and to verify your eligibility and deliver prizes in connection with contests and
- Customer management (Registered Users and Premium Users Only): We use identifiers
and contact information, and payment and commercial information to manage a Premium users’ and
registered users’ account, to provide customer support and notices to the registered user about his
account or subscription, including expiration and renewal notices, and notices about changes to our Website
or any products or services we offer or provide through them.
- Customization of content and marketing (Unregistered Users and Registered Users
Only): We use identifiers and contact information, website activity data, user submitted personal
information and user contributions to analyze your use of, or interest in, our Website’ content,
products, or services, in order to develop and display content and advertising tailored to your interests on
- Analytics: We use identifiers and website activity data to determine whether
users of our Website are unique, or whether the same user is using the Website on multiple occasions, and to
monitor aggregate metrics such as total number of visitors, pages viewed, demographic patterns.
- Functionality and security: We may use any of the categories of data we collect
to diagnose or fix technology problems, to verify your payment information, and to detect, prevent, and
respond to actual or potential fraud, illegal activities, or intellectual property infringement.
- Compliance: We may use any of the categories of data we collect to enforce our
terms and conditions and to comply with our legal obligations.
- We will use contact information and user submitted personal information in any
other way we may describe when you provide the information (e.g., for a contest); or for any other purpose
Our Legal Bases Under EU Law
We have the following legal bases under EU law for processing your personal data for the
purposes described under Section Purposes for Which We Use Your Personal Information:
- We process personal data for the purposes of providing the services, customer
management, certain customization of content (e.g., based on your selected preferences, favorites and
ratings), and functionality and security because the processing is necessary for the performance of a
contract, specifically it is necessary to provide the services or products you have requested, or to provide
our Website and services in a manner consistent with our terms and conditions and any other contract that
you have with us.
- We process personal data for the purposes of customization of advertising,
marketing and analytics for our legitimate interests.
- We process personal data for functionality and security because it is necessary
for our legitimate interests, and in certain cases because the processing is necessary for us to comply with
a legal or regulatory obligation.
- We process personal information in specific circumstances where you have provided
your consent to such processing.
Disclosure of Your Personal Information
We disclose personal information:
- To the public: When you submit user contributions including audio/video content,
you are using our Website and services to make that information public.
- Within our corporate group: We may disclose any of the categories of personal
information to members of our corporate group (including affiliates and related entities) to the extent this
is necessary for our purposes listed in the sections above.
- Service providers: We disclose the categories of personal information we collect
to our authorized service providers that perform certain services on our behalf. These services may include
payment processing and fulfilling orders, risk and fraud detection and mitigation, customer service,
marketing and advertising, customization of content, analytics, security, or hosting our Website or
supporting our Website’ functionality. These service providers may have access to personal information
needed to perform their functions but are not permitted to share or use such information for any other
- Legal successors: We may disclose all of the categories of personal information
we collect to a buyer or other successor in the event of a merger, acquisition or sale or transfer of some
or all of our assets, whether as a going concern or as part of bankruptcy, liquidation or similar
- To comply with the law or protect our rights or the rights of third parties: We
access, preserve and share your personal information with regulators, law enforcement or others where we
reasonably believe such disclosure is needed to (a) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process,
violations thereof, (c) detect, prevent, or otherwise address illegal or suspected illegal activities,
security or technical issues, (d) protect against harm to the rights, property or safety of our company, our
users, our employees, or others; or (e) to maintain and protect the security and integrity of our Website or
infrastructure. In such cases, we may raise or waive any legal objection or right available to us, in our
Cookies and Automatic Data Collection Technologies
As you navigate through and interact with our Website, we use automatic data collection
technologies to collect website activity data.
downloaded to your device when you visit a website
We currently use the following types of cookies, which are set by the Website’
domains, or by other domains we own or control:
- Strictly necessary cookies: These are cookies that are required for the operation
of our Website. These include, for example, cookies that enable a user to log in to our Website and to check
if a user is allowed access to a particular service or content.
- Functionality cookies: These cookies help us to personalize and enhance your
online experience on our Website. This type of cookies allows us to recognize you when you return to our
Website and to remember, for example, your choice of language.
- Analytics cookies: These cookies allow us to recognize and count the number of
users and to see how users use and explore our Website. These cookies help us to improve our Website, for
example by ensuring that all users are able to find what they are looking for easily.
- Targeting and Advertising cookies: These cookies record visits of a user on our
Website, the pages a user visits and the links a user follows in order to enable us to make our Website more
relevant to the user’s interests and to help us serve ads that might be of interest to the user.
Targeting and advertising cookies are only used for unregistered users and registered users.
- Cookies can be either session cookies or persistent cookies. A session cookie
expires automatically when you close your browser. A persistent cookie will remain until it expires or you
delete your cookies.
You can set your browser to refuse all or some browser cookies, or to alert you when
inaccessible or not function properly.
Do Not Track: Our systems do not recognize browser “Do Not Track”
Use of Google Analytics. We use Google as a service provider to collect and analyze information
about how users use the Website, including by collecting website activity data through first-party cookies set
by our domains, and third-party cookies set by Google. Because we activated IP anonymization for Google
Analytics, Google will anonymize the last octet of a particular IP address and will not store your full IP
address. Google will use the information only for the purpose of providing Google Analytics services to us, and
will not use this information for other purposes. The information collected by Google Analytics may be
transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States pursuant to standard contractual clauses
approved by the EU. You can learn more on how Google uses data here,
and you can opt-out of Google Analytics by visiting the Google
Analytics opt-out page.
Some content or applications, including advertisements, on Recurbate are provided or
technologies to collect information about you when you use Recurbate. Unless expressly stated otherwise,
Recurbate does not provide any personal information to these third parties, however they may collect
information, including your IP address, advertisements you click, time zone setting and location, and
information about your browser, operating system and devices you use to access Recurbate. They may use this
information to provide you with interest-based advertising or other targeted content. They may track users
across different websites and over time.
You can set your browser to refuse all third-party cookies, or to alert you when cookies
are being sent.
Your Choices About How We Collect, Use and Disclose Your Personal Information
We strive to provide you with choices regarding the personal information you provide to
- You can choose not to provide us with certain personal information, but that may
result in you being unable to use certain features of our Website because such information may be required
in order for you to register as a member; purchase products or services; participate in a contest,
promotion, survey, or sweepstakes; ask a question; or initiate other transactions on our Website.
- As explained in the section Cookies and Automatic Data Collection Technologies, you may set
your browser to refuse some or all cookies. In addition, you may opt out of Google Analytics by visiting
Analytics opt-out page.
- You can opt out of receiving marketing emails from us using the opt-out link
provided in our emails. If you are a Registered User, we may continue to send you other types of
transactional and relationship e-mail communications, such as emails about your account or orders,
administrative notices, and surveys.
- You may use your account settings to delete your user contributions and
- You may also delete and deactivate your account with us at any time. If you do
so, your profile will no longer be accessible by you. If you later choose to have an account with us, you
will have to sign up for a new account as none of the information you previously provided or saved within
your account will have been saved.
Your Rights Related to Your Personal Information
You have certain rights regarding the personal information we collect, use or disclose
and that is related to you, including the right:
- to receive information on the personal information we hold about you and how such
personal information is used (right to access);
- to correct inaccurate personal information concerning you (right to data
- to delete/erase your personal information (right to deletion, “right to be
- to receive the personal information provided by you in a structured, commonly
used and machine-readable format and to transmit the personal information to another data controller (right
to data portability)
- to object to the use of your personal information where such use is based on our
legitimate interests or on public interests (right to object);
- in some cases, to restrict our use of your personal information (right to
restriction of processing); and
- to withdraw your consent at any time where our processing is based on
You may exercise your right to access and deletion using the buttons at the bottom of
this page. Additionally, you may, at any time, contact us via https://recurbate.net/support to exercise your above
rights in accordance with the applicable legal requirements and limitations. If you are located in the European
Economic Area or the UK, you have a right to lodge a complaint with your local data protection authority.
Please note that unless you have created an account with us, we may not have sufficient
information to identify you and therefore may not be in a position to respond to your request. Additionally, in
some cases in order to adequately verify your identity or your authorization to make the request, we may require
you to provide additional information.
Note that some requests to delete certain personal information will require the deletion
of your user account as the provision of user accounts are inextricably linked to the use of certain personal
information (e.g., your e-mail address).
California Rights and Choices
The California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) provides you certain rights in
relation to your personal information:
- Right to Know: You have the right to request that we disclose certain information
about our collection of your personal information over the past 12 months, including the specific pieces of
information we collected.
- Right to Request Deletion: You have the right to request that we delete any of
your personal information we collected from you and retained, subject to certain exceptions set forth in the
- Right to Non-Discrimination for the Exercise of Your Rights: We will not
discriminate against you because you have exercised any of your rights under the CCPA.
To exercise the rights described above, please use the buttons at the bottom of this page
or email us at https://recurbate.net/support with the email subject line “CCPA Request.” In either
case you will need to provide the following information to verify your identity and enable us to locate your
information in our systems: your username and email address that you used to create an account with us, as well
as any other information which we may reasonably request in order for us to verify your identity. We may require
you verify that you have access to your account and/or email account that you used to register with us.
You can designate an agent to make a request by executing a notarized power of attorney
to have that person act on your behalf and providing that person with the information listed above that allows
us to verify your identity and locate your information. Alternatively, you will need to directly confirm your
identity with us using the methods described above, sign an authorization for the agent to act on your behalf
and provide us with confirmation that you have done so.
We disclose certain categories of California residents’ personal information for
our business purposes, as described in the section above titled Disclosure of Your Personal Information.
We do not sell California residents’ personal information.
Notice to Nevada Residents/Your Nevada Privacy Rights
We do not exchange Nevada residents’ personal information for money with anyone so
they may license or sell the personal information to additional parties.
Transfers of Your Personal Information to Other Countries
Where the laws of your country allow you to do so, by using the Website you consent to
the transfer of information that we collect about you, including personal information, to other countries in
which we, members of our corporate group (including affiliates and related entities) or our service providers
are located. When we transfer personal information to countries outside of the European Economic Area
(“EEA”) or other regions with comprehensive data protection laws, we will ensure that the
information is transferred in accordance with the applicable laws. Where relevant, our transfers outside the EEA
are made pursuant to standard contractual clauses approved for use by the European Union.
Retention of Personal Information
We will only retain your personal information for as long as your account is active, or
for as long as necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying
any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.
To determine the appropriate retention period for personal data, we consider a number of
factors, including what personal data we are processing, the risk of harm from any unauthorised disclosure, why
we are processing your personal data and whether we can achieve this outcome by another means without having to
Where we no longer need to process your personal information for the purposes set out in
Where permissible, we will also delete your personal information upon your request as
explained above in the section “Your Rights Related to Your Personal Information”.
Third-Party Links and Sites
If you click on a link to a third party site, you will be taken to websites we do not
websites carefully. We are not responsible for these third party practices.
to notify you of any material changes as required by law. Please also periodically review the most up-to-date
practices, please contact us at https://recurbate.net/support.
Our Data Protection Officer can be contacted at the following url:
GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation)
In accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation law in the European Union
effective May 25, 2018, Recurbate users can request a copy of their personal data as well as get Recurbate to
delete their personal data.