Zippo Free respects the privacy
concerns of the users of this web site and has created this
privacy statement to explain what information we gather from
your visit to our sites, and how such information may be
Use of Information:
As a general policy no personally identifiable information is
automatically collected from your visit to Zippo Free.
However, certain non-personal information is recorded by the
standard operation of Zippo Free Internet servers.
Information such as the type of browser being used, its
operating system, and your IP address is gathered in order
to enhance your online experience.
The free Zippo lighter entry form - requests that you enter
your contact information (first name, last name and email address
only). Information submitted at the time of submission is
NOT sold to other companies for marketing and promotional purposes.
Again... your personally identifiable information is never
sold or leased to any third parties - ever. With your permission
only, we will use your contact information to send you a
confirmation letter that you are officially entered into
that months Zippo lighter drawings. You may always opt-out
of receiving future mailings easily from the opt out link
contained within any email from us.
The Zippo lighter winning entry form - requests that
you enter your shipping information (first name, last name,
mailing address, city, state, and zip code). We use
your winning entry contact information to ship your Zippo lighter to you
postage paid and at no cost or obligation to you. You will not
receive future postal mailings from Zippo Free beyond the
one which is required to ship your lighter to you.
Zippo Free may disclose user
information in special cases when we have reason to believe
this information is necessary to identify, contact, or bring
legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or
interference (either intentionally or unintentionally) with
Zippo Free rights or property, other Zippo Free web site
users, or anyone else that could be harmed by such
Emails we send you:
email us with questions, you will receive the absolute
minimum possible emails from us:
Confirmation email for your entry into the Zippo Free drawing.
email letter, contest rules and drawing information.
notification email if you are one of the lucky winners.
Updates on any changes to the contest, rules or drawings.
New contest or free stuff web sites we come across.
This is a bonus for you however as always you can
easily unsubscribe via the "unsubscribe" link
at the bottom of our email to you.
Security: Security for all personally
identifiable information is extremely important to us.
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be
guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive
to protect your personal information, Zippo Free cannot
ensure or warrant the security of any information you
transmit to us or from our online products or services, and
you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your
transmission, we make our best effort to ensure its security
on our systems.
For Parents Concerning Privacy: Zippo Free
complies with the
Children's Online Privacy Protection Act. To view
additional educational material on many other consumer related privacy
issues, please visit The
privacy section of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
information that a website transfers to an individual's
computer hard drive for record keeping purposes. Zippo Free
information we need to keep on your visit.
Use of IP Addresses: An IP address is a
number that is automatically assigned to your computer by
your Internet provider whenever you are surfing the Web.
When you request pages from Zippo Free, our servers log your
IP address. Zippo Free does not collect IP addresses for the
purposes of system administration, to report aggregate
information to our advertisers, or to audit the use of our
site as some other sites do. We may however use your IP
addresses in cooperation with your Internet provider to
identify you if we feel it is necessary to enforce
compliance to protect our service, sites, visitors or
Links to Other Sites: Zippo Free is not
responsible for the content or practices of third party
websites that may be linked to our Sites. Our site may also
be linked to websites operated by other companies. Visitors
to these web sites should refer to each web site's
respective privacy policies and practices.
Choice/Opt-Out: Our emails provide you
the opportunity to opt-out in order to stop receiving email communications from us.
remove your name from any future communications, follow the
specific instructions outlined within any email
communications you receive from us, in most all cases opting out is
an immediate and automatic process. However, if you are
unable to complete the process automatically as indicated in the
email communications and the email "unsubscribe link" then please send an e-mail to
firstname.lastname@example.org along with your name and email
address. We will manually remove you from the list and then
send you a confirmation email that your information has been
deleted from the database.
Your Acceptance of
These Terms: By using the Zippo Free site, you signify
If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use this
site. Zippo Free reserves the right to modify, alter or
otherwise update this policy at any time. You are
encouraged to review this policy from time to time. Your
continued use of Zippo Free following the posting of
changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes.
Product names, logos,
brands, and other trademarks featured or referred to on
the Zippo Free website are the property of the "Zippo"
company and are used here to illustrate the Zippo lighters
in our contest.
This web site and this contest are not affiliated
with the Zippo lighter company. The Zippo company does not
sponsor or endorse our contest, content, third party links
or anything related to this web site.
If you have any questions about this privacy statement,
feel free to contact us with your questions, comments or