Privacy policy

Protecting your private information is our utmost priority.

This Privacy Policy applies specifically to the Simply Local Family Magazine Mobile Application (hereinafter referred to as the "App") operated by Simply Family Magazine, Inc. All references to Simply Family Magazine, Inc in this policy pertain to the App, Simply Local/Simply Family website, and all affiliated websites. By using our App, you consent to the data practices detailed in this policy.

Collection of your Personal Information

The App is designed to provide an enriched user experience. In order to achieve this, the App may collect the following personal identification information:

  • Name
  • Location
  • Email Address
  • Phone Number
  • Image and Video

While we do not gather any personal information without your consent, you might need to provide specific personal data when utilizing certain features in the App. Such features include registering an account, entering our sponsored sweepstakes, signing up for offers, or when making in-app purchases. We might also collect further personal or non-personal information in the future.

Use of your Personal Information

The App uses your personal data to:

  • Operate and maintain its functionalities.

  • Offer services you've opted for.
  • Introduce you to other services provided by Simply Local/Simply Family and its affiliates.

Sharing Information with Third Parties

We respect your privacy and do not sell, rent, or lease our user lists to external parties. However, we might contact you about offers from our trusted business partners that could interest you. Your unique personal details are not shared with these third parties. We might share your data with partners for statistical analysis, to send you emails, provide customer support, or to arrange deliveries. These parties are bound by confidentiality agreements.

In certain circumstances, we might disclose your personal data:

  • If required by law.
  • To protect our rights or property.
  • To ensure the safety of our users or the public.

Tracking User Behavior

We may monitor the actions users take within the App to understand which services are preferred. This data assists us in delivering tailored content and advertising to users showing interest in particular areas.

Automatically Collected Information

The App might automatically collect data related to your mobile device, such as:

  • Device Type
  • Operating System
  • Location Data (if permissions are granted)

This information aids in the operation and enhancement of our services.

App Permissions

The App might request permissions to:

  • Access your device's camera for video-related functionalities.

  • Access your location to provide location-specific content.

You have the right to grant or deny these permissions.

Security of your Personal Information

Your personal data's security is paramount. The App employs measures like:

  • SSL Protocol

To guard against unauthorized access, alteration, or disclosure of your personal information.

Right to Deletion

Similar to our website policy, you can request the deletion of your personal data, subject to certain exceptions.

Children Under Thirteen

The App does not knowingly gather personal data from children below thirteen. If you're under this age, parental or guardian consent is essential to use our App.

Notifications and Communications

Occasionally, the App might send notifications or emails for announcements, offers, surveys, or general communication. You can opt-out of these communications as detailed in the App settings.

External Data Storage

Your data might be stored on third-party servers with whom we have agreements.

Changes to this Policy

We reserve the right to modify this Privacy Policy. We'll notify users of significant changes by sending notifications through the App or updating the privacy information within the App.

Contact Information

For queries or comments regarding this Privacy Policy or to report non-compliance, contact:

Simply Family Magazine, Inc
PO Box 21587
Billings, Montana 59104

Phone: (406) 702-0267

Effective as of October 04, 2023.