PRIVACY POLICY

This website, http://www.mtvshop.com, including the mobile version and any successor site(s), regardless of how accessed (collectively, the "MTV Shop") is operated solely by Snow Commerce, Inc. ("Snow"), an Ohio Corporation with the place of business at 1148 Main St. #400, Cincinnati, OH 45202.  Snow has a limited license to use certain copyrighted material of Viacom International Inc. and/or its affiliated entities (“Viacom”) in connection with the MTV Shop and the products sold herein (“MTV Shop Products”). Snow is the controller of the MTV Shop, the supplier of the MTV Shop Products, and is solely responsible for all transactions on the MTV Shop.  When used herein, the terms "we," "us," or "our" refers to Snow.

Snow values the users of this MTV Shop. Your privacy and trust are very important to us. We acknowledge that you may be concerned about our collection, use, and disclosure of personally identifiable information ("Personal Information") that we collect while you use the MTV Shop and the services offered on the MTV Shop ("Snow Commerce Services"). This Privacy Policy describes the information that we collect from you, how we collect this information, and what we do with this information after it is collected. By using the MTV Shop you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy. If you have any questions or comments regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us at snowreport@snowcommerce.com.

WHAT PERSONAL INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT?

We collect information from you when you register for an online account, purchase products, enter a contest or promotion, respond to a survey or marketing communication, browse the MTV Shop, or use certain other site features. When registering or purchasing, we may ask you for your name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number, credit card information, and/or other Personal Information. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

We also collect information about gift recipients so that we can fulfill the gift purchase. The information we collect about gift recipients is not used for marketing purposes.

We also collect information that relates to you, but may not identify you, including information about the usage of our site, the equipment used to access our site, and information about your internet connection.  Like many websites, we use "cookies" and similar technologies to enhance your experience and gather information about online visitors and visits to our websites. Please refer to the "Do we use 'cookies'?" section below for information about cookies and how we use them.

HOW DO WE USE YOUR INFORMATION?

We may use the information we collect from you when you register for an online account, purchase products, enter a contest or promotion, respond to a survey or marketing communication, browse the MTV Shop, or use certain other site features in the following ways:

-To personalize your site experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
-To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
-To quickly process your transactions.
-To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.

    If you have opted-in to receive our newsletters or other communications, you may receive periodic e-mails from Snow or the MTV Shop. Visitors who register online or participate in other site features, such as marketing programs and “members-only” content, will be offered the choice to be on the promotional e-mail list and receive communications from Snow and/or the MTV Shop. However, if you would no longer like to receive promotional e-mails, please refer to the "How can you opt-out, remove, or modify information you have provided to us?" section below. 

    HOW DO WE PROTECT VISITOR INFORMATION?

    We implement multiple security measures to maintain the safety of your Personal Information. Your Personal Information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems and are required to keep the information confidential. When you place orders or access your personal information, we offer the use of a secure server. All sensitive/credit information you supply is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our databases to be only accessed as stated above.

    DO WE USE "COOKIES" AND SIMILAR TECHNOLOGIES?

    Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer's hard drive through your web browser (if you allow) that enables the site's or service provider's systems to recognize your browser, capture and remember specific information. For instance, we use cookies to help us remember and process the items in your shopping cart. They are also used to help us understand your preferences based on previous or current site activity, which enables us to provide you with improved services. We also use cookies to help us compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

    We may contract with third-party service providers to assist us in better understanding our site visitors. These service providers are not permitted to use the information collected on our behalf except to help us conduct and improve our business.

    You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser (such as Chrome, FireFox or Internet Explorer) settings. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies. If you turn cookies off, you won't have access to many features that make your site experience more efficient and some of our services will not function properly. However, you can still place orders over the telephone by contacting customer service.

    You can also learn more about managing and opting out of Viacom online behavioral advertising by visiting our AdChoices Disclosure at the following link: http://srp.viacom.com/sitefaq.html

    HOW DO WE SHARE PERSONAL INFORMATION?

    We do not sell, trade or otherwise transfer Personal Information about you to outside parties unless we provide you with advance notice, except as described below. The term "outside parties" does not include Snow or Viacom. “Outside parties” also does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. Snow does share Personal Information about you, including name, email address, location/zip code, shows you have bought merchandise for, order data such as shopping history, your path (sites from which you came to the MTV Shop), and information about your device, with Viacom for marketing purposes. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property, or safety.

    Snow also shares the above mentioned Personal information with Viacom in accordance with the Viacom privacy policy which can be found at http://www.mtv.com/legal/privacy

    HOW CAN YOU OPT-OUT, REMOVE OR MODIFY INFORMATION YOU HAVE PROVIDED TO US?

    To change your e-mail subscriptions, please let us know by modifying your preferences in the "My Account" section. Please note that due to email production schedules you may receive any emails already in production.

    To delete all of your online account information from our database, sign into the "My Account" section of our site and remove your shipping addresses, billing addresses & payment information. Please note that we may maintain information about an individual sales transaction in order to service that transaction and for record keeping.

    THIRD PARTY LINKS

    In an attempt to provide you with increased value, we may include third party links on our site. These linked sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We, therefore, have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nevertheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these linked sites (including if a specific link does not work).

    CHANGES TO OUR POLICY

    If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page. Policy changes will apply only to information collected after the date of the change. This policy was last modified on November 1, 2019.

    QUESTIONS AND FEEDBACK

    We welcome your questions, comments, and concerns about privacy. Please send us any and all feedback pertaining to privacy or any other issue.

    ONLINE POLICY ONLY

    This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through the MTV Shop and not to information collected offline.

    TERMS OF USE

    Please also visit our Terms of Use section establishing the terms of use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of our website.

    YOUR CONSENT

    By using our site, you consent to the Snow Commerce Privacy Policy.