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   Popular Startpage Privacy Statement




Popular Startpage recognizes privacy and security as being a concern for itself and individuals accessing the Internet. We want to explain our privacy policy and the security measures we take to protect personal information.

By using our Web Site, you consent to the collection and use of your information by Popular Startpage as set forth in the policy as in effect from time to time. If we decide to change our policy, the changes will be posted on the Web Site. You should check back periodically to ensure you have the most current policy.

What information is collected?

Popular Startpage collects personally-identifiable information, including name, address, e-mail address, phone numbers that you may provide in any contact forms or emails to us. We do not require this information to obtain access to any part of our Web Site.

Our Web Site servers also collect the ip addresses and domain names of visitors to our Web Sites. This information is aggregated to measure number of visits, average time spent on Popular Startpage, pages viewed, etc. We use this information to measure the use of our Web Sites and to improve content of our Web Sites.

Who is collecting the information?

When you are on Popular Startpage and are asked for personal information, you are sharing that information with Popular Startpage, its subsidiaries and related companies. Popular Startpage may contain various links to third-party Web sites. These sites may provide additional information, goods, services and/or promotions. These sites are owned and operated independently of Popular Startpage, and have their own separate privacy and data collection practices. Any information you provide to these Web sites will be governed under the terms of their privacy policy, if any. Popular Startpage has no responsibility or liability whatsoever for the independent actions or policies of these independent sites, and is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such sites.

How is my information used?

Popular Startpage collects personal information to facilitate customer service or to enable us to contact you if you request information. Popular Startpage may also contain optional surveys and questionnaires asking for information, as well as several opportunities for visitors to ask questions. We use the information you provide to help us design and build better products and to customize your experience. Taking part in any of these segments is always optional.

We also use the information we collect to help target valuable marketing and advertising offers. This kind of advertising may be done with banner ads as well as promotional e-mails sent by

Popular Startpage may perform research on our users demographics, interests, and behavior based on the information provided to us when connected to our website, during a promotion, from surveys and from our server log files. We do this to better understand and serve our users. This research is compiled and analyzed on an aggregated basis to prevent identification of personal information relating to any one individual. Popular Startpage may share this aggregated data with third parties and our affiliated companies.

With whom does Popular Startpage share my information?

Popular Startpage will not provide your personal information to third-parties without your prior express consent. Popular Startpage shares the information you provide with Popular Startpage subsidiaries and related companies.