Last Updated: March 4, 2011
Boomerang Dining, LLC (Boomerang Dining aka Boomerang!) provides the public with
free information pertaining to local dining establishments and does not require
any personal information to be provided. Beyond the free information, we offer
greater benefits for those electing to become free members of our site. This
Boomerang Dining community.
Here at Boomerang Dining, we treat your personal information with the highest
regard and strongest security. Security of your information and privacy is your
right and our commitment.
This document provides you our policy and background regarding the information
we collect, how we may share it, and your choices regarding how or if we share
the information. This policy applies to information obtained via our
Boomerang-dining.com website or any information provided by you via any other
means including phone, fax or mail. We always respect your privacy and promise
We follow the latest information management guidelines for all our internet and
mobile technologies. We recognize that these are dynamic and require continuous
review to ensure they remain current. Any changes required to this policy will
be posted on this page which can be accessed from the footer of all Boomerang
Dining webpages. Refer to our Terms and Conditions for more information about
our online policies.
What Information Do We Collect?
We collect personal information from you if you elect to become
a free member. Membership entitles you to additional information and benefits by
granting access to “member only” areas of our website. A minimum amount of
information is required to enroll. Any additional information is purely
voluntary and would allow the user an even greater benefit from our website. The
types of information vary based on your desired level of involvement.
* Use of our site and access to all main features: No personal
information required. * Boomerang Dining Membership: Minimum information: name,
valid e-mail address, country and year of birth. * Membership with Personal
Profile: Personal profiles allow for additional customizing of the use of the
website, and storage of desired information. Information is purely voluntary and
can include some or all of the following types of information (not an exclusive
list, only examples: phone number(s); preferred food type(s), location(s),
storage of “favorites”, etc.)
Membership with Boomerang Dining is voluntary and always free of
charge. When signing up initially for membership, we request a minimum amount of
information in order to generate a membership ID number and grant full access to
our website. This information is will be protected to the highest levels and we
do not provide it to third parties without your approval. In order to vote in a
featured survey and purchase items in our Shop, we require that you provide a
valid mailing address.
Protecting Children’s Privacy
We do not intend to market to children and therefore have no
intention of collecting personal information from anyone under the age of 13.
Our site is a general reference with no information intended to be age specific
nor inappropriate for persons of any age. We request confirmation of whether the
person is under the age of 13 and indicate that they are not to provide any
information without their parent or guardian’s consent. If by chance we become
aware that a child under the age of 13 has submitted any of their personal
information without their parent or guardian’s consent, we may respond only to
request the child provide an email address of a parent or guardian for obtaining
their consent. In the event a parent or guardian cannot be reached we will
delete the information from our database. We encourage parents or guardians to
regularly monitor and supervise their children's on-line activities.
What Your Information is Used For
We use your information identify you in our system and allow you
to receive informational updates such as newsletters periodically about new
features, special offers and targeted promotional items from restaurants, etc.
Since you elect what information you want emailed to you, you only receive what
you request. At any time you can change your requests and as always, elect not
to receive any emails.
With Whom We Share Information
We do not share any information without your permission. Members
may desire information to be shared with select dining establishments in order
to receive focused information from desired establishments such as menu
specials, discount offerings, etc. We do retain the right to share and transfer
all user information with a purchaser of our company or all of our assets if
Boomerang Dining utilizes cookies (small pieces of text stored
on your computer) to recognize you and your access privileges. For example,
cookies allow previous search location information to remain entered which can
make information access even easier. Cookies also allow you to get logged in to
the website automatically without entering your ID and password each visit
(always optional) or can help identify your preferences on our site. For these
purposes, these cookies are tied to your personally identifiable information.
You may refuse to accept our cookies, but we will not be able to recognize you
as a registered user or subscriber, which will limit your access to the site.
Search Location Indication
If you choose to enter a street address when selecting a
location, this information will be saved for your convenience in your Recent
Locations list or in your Saved Locations list should you so indicate. This
information makes it easier for you to have a more customized browsing
experience and search our database more effectively.
Boomerang-dining.com logs IP addresses, or the location of your
computer on the Internet, for systems administration and troubleshooting
purposes as well as providing a more customized user experience.
In circumstances beyond our control, we may be legally forced to
disclose information by law or in the good faith belief that such action is
necessary to conform to the law or legal process or to protect or defend our
rights or property.
We provide links to third party websites (dining establishments’
websites, facebook addresses, etc.) as additional information for our users.
Please understand that these links will take you off our website and therefore
we cannot control and are not responsible for the function or information
collection practices of such websites, which may differ from those of Boomerang
Dining. Please be sure to review and understand the privacy policies on these
websites before providing any information to them.
Our Boomerang Dining website has security measures in place to
help protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our
control. All information is stored in a secure operating environment. When
sending sensitive information across the Internet - including your login ID,
password and personal profile information - we use Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
encryption. Internally, all member information is protected with multiple
security checks. Employee access to the system is limited to the functionality
necessary for each person's job.
Accessing or Updating Your Information
If you are a member you can review or revise your personal
information at any time by going to the “My Boomerang” section once logged in as
a member on Boomerang-dining.com.
Notification of Changes
We stay current on the latest security measures for our website.
page so that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it
and under what circumstances we disclose it. The version of our policy can
always be identified by noting the "Last Updated" date directly beneath the
title of this page.
Questions or Concerns
Protecting your privacy is one of our core values. If you have
us” or "Feedback?" links.
Thank you for using Boomerang-dining.com.