What Personal Information We Collect and How We Collect It.
We do not currently require you to provide Personal Information in order to have access to general information available on the Site. But, we do receive and/or collect information from you in the following ways:
Account. In order to provide you with certain services via the Site, you may be required to create an account (“Account”). When you create an Account you will be asked to provide us with certain mandatory information such as your first name, your user name, your external email address (such as a Hotmail or Gmail account), and a password that you will use for your Account.
Services. We may collect, receive and store Personal Information in connection with certain services that we provide on and via the Site. Such information may include your name, external email address, and mobile phone number. If you participate in our Tell-A-Friend Service then you will disclose to us, and we will receive, the email addresses of your friends that you wish to refer to the Site (each a “Friend”). Your participation in any services is optional and you at all times have the choice of choosing whether to provide any related Personal Information.
Transfers of Payments to You. You may be entitled to have us transfer certain amounts of money to you (for example, in connection with lottery winnings). To the extent that we do so, you will first be required to provide us certain Personal Information regarding your preferred payment method. Such information could include your bank account or credit card name and number.
Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies. Some of our Site pages utilize “cookies” and other tracking technologies. A “cookie” is a small text file that may be used, for example, to collect information about Site activity. Certain cookies and other technologies may serve to recall Personal Information previously indicated by a Site user. Most browsers allow you to control cookies, including whether or not to accept them and how to remove them. You may set most browsers to notify you if you receive a cookie, or you may choose to block cookies with your browser.
The Way We Use Personal Information.
If you submit or we collect Personal Information through the Site, then such Personal Information may be used in the following ways:
We will use your Personal Information to provide and improve our Site and services to you, to contact you in connection with the Site and certain services or products that you may have registered for, and to identify and authenticate your access to the parts of the Site and services that you are authorized to access.
We may use your designated external email address to send you updates, a newsletter or news regarding the Site and our products and services.
We may use your Personal Information to contact you in response to a “contact us” or “chat with us” request.
You may engage with our content, such as video, lottery games, applications, and other offerings, through third-party social networking sites, such as Facebook. When you engage with our content on or through third party social networking sites, plug-ins or applications, you may allow us to have access to certain information from your public social media profile to deliver the content or as part of the operation of the application.