Modified on 07 October 2020
The Granny Rewards LLC and any future corporate affiliates (collectively, “Granny Rewards”) put great efforts in making sure that personal information is safe and used only in full compliance with applicable data protection laws and regulations.
1. About Granny Rewards Sites & Mobile applications
The Granny Rewards Sites & Apps (Mobile Applications) are marketing websites and apps aimed to provide information and content created by Granny Rewards, about Granny Rewards and its Services.
The Granny Rewards Sites & Apps include, but are not limited to the following:
When visiting the Sites & Apps, Granny Rewards may receive information that you voluntarily provide, such as when you fill out a “contact us” form request, when you apply to join one or more of the Granny Rewards Services or when you subscribe to the Granny Rewards newsletter and may collect certain ‘traffic/session’ information from your device. Such information may include personal information such as your name, email address, telephone number or any other information you provide to Granny Rewards. Please note that you are not required by law to provide us personal information. Our Sites & Apps are not directed to children under 16 years of age and we do not intentionally or knowingly collect personal information on such users.
2. The Personal Information that Granny Rewards collects and Personal Information You Provide voluntarily via the Sites & Apps
Depending on how you interact with Granny Rewards’ Sites & Apps, collection and processing of personal data varies.
When you contact Granny Rewards, by filling a form on the Sites & Apps, contacting Granny Rewards’ customer support team for technical issues or contacting Granny Rewards’ legal team with any questions or inquiries or when Granny Rewards contacts you regarding any of the above, Granny Rewards may receive and process any personal information that you provide Granny Rewards such as your name, your company’s name and email address.
If you submit personal information in a comment on a blog post or on any applicable social media websites, the personal information that you submit can be read, collected or used by others and could be used to send you unsolicited messages or otherwise contact you. Granny Rewards is not responsible for the personal information that you choose to submit in these blogs.
Granny Rewards may use the information you provide via the Sites & Apps for its business’ purposes, such as responding to your inquiries or support requests, for marketing, recruiting and hiring, and to contact you during offering you with any of the Services and/or with the Granny Rewards newsletter. Granny Rewards retains the information collected via the Sites & Apps for so long as you use the Services or until you choose to unsubscribe from the Granny Rewards mailing list (link to cancel subscription is included in every email sent to you), or until Granny Rewards deletes your personal information pursuant to a written request from you.
When you access the corporate website, Granny Rewards’ servers log certain ‘traffic/session’ information from your device, such as your user agent and the Internet Protocol (IP) address. Granny Rewards may collect information about your activity, for example, your log-in and log-out time, the duration of sessions, viewed web-pages or specific content on web-pages, activity measures and geo-location of your device.
Granny Rewards may use the information collected on the Sites & Apps to evaluate Users’ interests and behaviour on a pseudonymous, no-name basis in order to being able to deliver tailored content.
As required under applicable law, Granny Rewards will use identifiable information to enforce Granny Rewards’ terms, policies and legal agreements, to comply with court orders and warrants, and assist law enforcement agencies, to collect debts, prevent fraud, misappropriation, infringements, identity thefts and any other misuse of the Services, and to take any action in any legal dispute and proceeding.
Granny Rewards commits to process personal information solely for the purposes described in this policy.
In case you register for an account in one of the Sites (reward platforms) & Apps, we receive and collect information about you, your device and the ad offers that you view and engage with, and we use this information to provide and improve the services, reward you for offer engagement, and to draw inferences about which offers may be more or less interesting to you. This information is collected through the Sites & Apps, and through your interactions with ads.
3. Here are the types of information that we may collect from you:
Device identifiers: A device identifier is a string of numbers and letters unique to your smartphone or tablet assigned by the manufacturer or platform provider, such as
- Google Advertising ID (GAID), or Android ID in its absence (or MAC address, in the absence of both), for Android devices
- ID for Advertisers (IDFA), for iOS devices
Information about the device itself, including
- Whether it is a smartphone or tablet
- What operating system and version it uses (e.g., iOS, version 11.0)
- Model and manufacturer (e.g., Apple iPhone X, Samsung Galaxy S8)
- User agent
- Battery fill and temperature
- System uptime
- Screen size, screen density, and other information relevant to ad formatting and display
- Memory and CPU information
Information about the internet connection used to access our services, including
- Mobile carrier
- Network provider
- Network type (e.g,. wifi)
- IP address
- Timestamp and duration (i.e., when the device connected to our services began and how long the connection lasted, for a given session)
Location-related information: We infer the perceived general location of the device based on:
- The IP address used to access our services
- Location-related device settings, such as the device’s country code, language setting
Ad-related information: We collect information about the ads you view, such as:
- What the ad offer is about;
- What type of ad it is (e.g., text, image, or video);
- Which ad placement is involved (i.e., where the ad offer is displayed within the mobile app in which you accessed it); and
- Whether you respond to the ad’s “call to action” – for example, did you click through to the advertiser’s website?
4. Payment handling information
If you opt for a payout in one of the reward platforms or Apps you also opt to provide your email address or PayPal account address for Granny Rewards to be able to send your reward. To ensure greater security, Granny Rewards shares only the information necessary to execute the transaction with the financial intermediaries handling the transaction. Some of these services may also enable the sending of timed messages to the User, such as emails containing invoices or notifications concerning the payment
5. Registration and authentication
By registering or authenticating, You allow Granny Rewards to identify you and give you access to dedicated services. Depending on your selected registration / authentication method, third parties (as laid out in section 3 of this policy) may provide registration and authentication services. In this case, this Sites & Apps will be able to access some Data, stored by these third party services, for registration or identification purposes.
6. Survey information
We occasionally run ad offers for demographic surveys so we can identify client survey opportunities that you may be eligible for through the Third Party Market Research (MR) companies. If you opt to complete one of these surveys, we associate the responses with the device identifier for the device you used to access and complete the survey offer. Granny Rewards may share your personal information and/or social-demographic information, including, without limitation, a unique identification number (“UID”), postal code, region, province, gender, marital status, education, ethnicity/race (where permitted by applicable law), employment related information, non-personally identifiable information on household members, consumer product and service usage and ownership (e.g., computers, cars, mobile devices, video games, etc.), home ownership, pet ownership, employment information (e.g., title, role, travel, industry, etc.), and social grade, with third party sample/market research companies (individually each a “Third Party MR Company” and collectively the “Third Party MR Companies”) for the following purposes:
Identifying client survey opportunities that you may be eligible for through the Third Party MR Companies; and
Disclosing such data elements to clients of the Third Party MR Companies for audience measurement services; and
Appending such data elements to completed client surveys and delivering the appended survey data to clients of the Third Party MR Company(ies) for analytical or research purposes; and
Unless specified otherwise, all Data requested is mandatory and failure to provide this Data may make it impossible for this Sites & Apps to provide its services. In cases where this Sites & Apps specifically states that some Data is not mandatory, Users are free not to communicate this Data without consequences to the availability or the functioning of the Service. Users who are uncertain about which Personal Data is mandatory are welcome to contact the Owner.
7. The Sites & Apps may include Third Party Services
A full overview of all Services used on the Sites & Apps can be found here:
For Granny Rewards Site - https://builtwith.com/grannyrewards.com
For Granny Rewards Apps - https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id= com.grannyrewards.app
Third Party Services may include:
- Facebook Authentication
- Google OAuth
- Google Analytics
- Google Firebase
Granny Rewards Sites & Apps may include links to third-party social media websites, such as Youtube, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+ and Vimeo, as well as associated social media features and scripts, such as the Facebook “like” button and widgets. These features and scripts may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on the Sites & Apps, and may set a cookie to enable the feature to function properly. Social media features and widgets are either hosted by the applicable third party social media website or hosted directly on the Sites & Apps.
Your interactions with these social media features and widgets, as well as your interactions with the social media websites themselves, are governed by the privacy policies of the applicable social media websites.
8. Sharing Personal Information with Others
Granny Rewards may share your personal information with service providers and other third parties, if necessary to fulfil the purposes for collecting the information, provided that any such third party will commit to protect your privacy as required under the applicable law and this policy.
Granny Rewards may share Personal Information with Granny Rewards’ corporate affiliates in order to operate the Sites & Apps.
Granny Rewards may share Personal Information with law enforcement and/or government agencies, courts, and/or other organizations: (a) as required by law, such as to comply with a subpoena, or similar legal process; and/or (b) when Granny Rewards believes in good faith that disclosure/sharing is necessary to protect Granny Rewards’ rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request.
Granny Rewards may share or transfer Personal Information if Granny Rewards is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, as part of such transaction. You will be notified via a prominent notice on the Sites & Apps of any change in ownership or uses of this information if applicable. In any event, your information will remain protected under this Policy
Granny Rewards may share it in any other circumstances where Granny Rewards receives your written consent.
9. Aggregated and Analytical Information
Granny Rewards may also collect information that is non-identifiable to you through Google Analytics, such as the type of browser, browser language, type of operating system, domain name of Internet service provider, device IP address web pages visited, times and dates of visits and the content you access on and/or via the Sites & Apps.
Granny Rewards uses the standard analytics tools such as:
- Google Analytics
- Google Firebase
and may use additional or other analytics tools, from time to time.
The privacy practices of these tools are subject to their own privacy policies and can be found here:
Google Analytics: http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html
Google Firebase: https://policies.google.com/privacy
Granny Rewards uses anonymous, statistical or aggregated information and may share them with Granny Rewards’ partners for legitimate business purposes. This has no effect on your privacy because there is no reasonable way to extract data from the aggregated information that can be associated with you.
Cookies are packets of information sent to your web browser and then sent back by the browser each time it accesses the server that sent the cookie.
11. User Choice
If you have an account in the Sites & Apps, at any time, you may disable your account through your account page or by sending an opt-out or account deletion request to: email@example.com. Thereafter, Granny Rewards will stop collecting any personal information from you.
At any time, you may unsubscribe from Granny Rewards’ newsletters list, by sending Granny Rewards an opt-out request to: firstname.lastname@example.org or clicking the “unsubscribe” link available thereto.
You may manage your cookies preferences through the setting of your browser.
12. Your California Privacy Rights
If you are a California resident, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits you to request in writing a list of the categories of personal information relating to third parties to which Granny Rewards has disclosed certain categories of personal information during the preceding year for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes.
To make such a request, please contact Granny Rewards at: email@example.com
13. Accessing Your Personal Information
At any time, you may contact Granny Rewards at: firstname.lastname@example.org and request to access the personal information that Granny Rewards keeps on you. Granny Rewards may need to ask you to provide certain credentials to make sure that you are who you claim to be. If you find that the information on your account is not accurate, complete or updated, then please provide Granny Rewards the necessary information to correct it.
At any time, you may contact Granny Rewards at: email@example.com to receive a copy of the personal information that Granny Rewards keeps about you, and to verify the accuracy of the data.
If you’d like Granny Rewards to delete data that you have provided via the Sites & Apps, please contact Granny Rewards at firstname.lastname@example.org and Granny Rewards will respond in a reasonable time.
Please be advised that Granny Rewards may retain and use your personal information as necessary to comply with its legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce Granny Rewards’ agreements.
In addition, after Granny Rewards deletes your personal information, residual copies may take a period before they are deleted from Granny Rewards’ active servers and may remain in its backup systems.
This deletion will not change or delete personal information which may have already been shared with third parties, as permitted in this Policy or any other agreement between you and Granny Rewards.
Granny Rewards may redact from the data which it will make available to you, any personal information related to others.
14. Your EU Data Subject Rights
In operating the Sites & Apps, Granny Rewards processes data as a controller (as such terms are defined in the GDPR). As a controller, Granny Rewards is committed to fulfil data subjects’ (‘Users’) GDPR rights.
As an EU resident, you may:
Access the data that Granny Rewards keeps about you. Granny Rewards may need to ask you to provide us certain credentials to make sure that you are who you claim you are. If you find that the data is not accurate, complete or updated, then you may provide us with the necessary information to rectify it. Contact us if you want to withdraw your consent to the processing of your personal information. Exercising this right will not affect the lawfulness of processing based on consent before its withdrawal. Request to delete or restrict access to your personal information. Granny Rewards may postpone or deny your request if your personal information is in current use for providing the Services or due to other legitimate purposes, such as compliance with regulatory requirements associated with Granny Rewards.
If you exercise one (or more) of the above-mentioned rights, in accordance with the provisions of applicable law, you may request to be informed that third parties that hold your personal information, in accordance with this Policy, will act accordingly.
You may ask to transfer your personal information in accordance with your right to data portability. You may object to the processing of your personal information for direct marketing purposes. You have the right not to be subject to a decision based solely on automated processing, including profiling, which produces legal effects concerning you or similarly significantly affecting you. You have a right to lodge a complaint with a data protection supervisory authority.
Granny Rewards does periodical assessments of its data processing and privacy practices, to make sure that Granny Rewards complies with this policy, to update the policy when needed, and to verify that the policy is displayed properly and accessible.If you have any concerns about the way Granny Rewards process your personal information, you are welcome to contact Granny Rewards’ data protection officer at: email@example.com
or write to Granny Rewards at:
Granny Rewards LLC 248-249 Jamaica Avenue Bellerose, New York United States
Granny Rewards will investigate your enquiry and make good-faith efforts to resolve any existing or potential dispute with you. If you remain unhappy with the response you received, you can also refer the matter to the data protection authorities in United States.
15. Data Retention
Granny Rewards stores and retains your personal information for as long as you use the Sites & Apps and/or remain subscribed to the Granny Rewards newsletter or blog. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Granny Rewards may store and retain your personal information for a reasonable time of up to 90 days after you stopped using the Sites & Apps and/or unsubscribed to the Granny Rewards newsletter or blog for internal reporting and analytics and improving the Sites & Apps and/or any product or services provided thereto.
Granny Rewards may retain various types of information for longer periods pursuant to legal requirements under the applicable law.
Granny Rewards will make efforts to guarantee that personal information is kept for no longer than is necessary for the purposes for which the personal information is processed.
In any case, if Granny Rewards uses your personal information to provide the Services, Granny Rewards will retain the personal information about you, unless Granny Rewards is required by law to delete it, or if Granny Rewards accepts your request to delete the information, pursuant to applicable laws, or if Granny Rewards decides to remove it at its discretion.
16. Survey Serving Technology
APPLE, GOOGLE AND AMAZON ARE NOT A SPONSOR NOR ARE INVOLVED IN ANY WAY IN THIS CONTEST/DRAW. NO APPLE PRODUCTS ARE BEING USED AS PRIZES.”
17. Transfer of data outside your territory
Granny Rewards may store and process information in various sites throughout the globe, including in sites operated and maintained by cloud-based service providers, as currently described in its list of sub-processors listed here:
- Software & Server Providers:
- Analytics Providers:
- Google Analytics
- Google Firebase
- Monetization Providers:
- Pollfish SDK
- Peanut Labs
- Theorem Reach
If you are a resident in a jurisdiction where transfer of your personal information to another jurisdiction requires your consent, then you hereby provide Granny Rewards your express and unambiguous consent to such transfer or by using the Sites & Apps you hereby provide your express consent to such transfer (as applicable).
If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), your personal information is processed and stored by Google Cloud Services (Firebase) in the US on Granny Rewards’ behalf in accordance with the highest degree of security of Google Cloud.
18. Information Security
Granny Rewards is concerned about safeguarding the confidentiality of your personal information. Granny Rewards and its hosting services implement systems, applications and procedures to secure your personal information, to minimize the risks of theft, damage, loss of information, or unauthorized access or use of information.
For example, Granny Rewards limits access to this information to authorized personnel who need to know that information to operate, develop or improve the Sites & Apps.
These measures provide sound industry standard security. However, although Granny Rewards makes efforts to protect your privacy, Granny Rewards cannot guarantee that the Services will be immune from any wrongdoings, malfunctions, unlawful interceptions or access, or other kinds of abuse and misuse.
From time to time, Granny Rewards may update this policy. If the updates have minor if any consequences, they will take effect 7 days after Granny Rewards posts a notice on the Sites & Apps. Substantial changes will be effective 30 days after Granny Rewards’ notice was initially posted.
Until the new policy takes effect, you can choose not to accept it and terminate your use of the Sites & Apps. Continuing to use the Sites & Apps after the new policy takes effect means that you agree to the new policy.
Note that if Granny Rewards needs to adapt the policy to legal requirements, the new policy will become effective immediately or as required.
20. Contact Granny Rewards
Please contact Granny Rewards’ Data Protection Officer at: firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.