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This website (the “Site”) contains The Better Bed Quizzz (the “Quizzz”), which the Better Sleep Council, a committee of the International Sleep Products Association (“ISPA”), has designed to an online tool to help consumers identify and prioritize their physical and lifestyle needs when it comes to mattress shopping.
The Information We Collect
This Site contains a Quizzz that asks you to answer a series of questions. Your answers are designed to guide you through identifying and prioritizing your likes and dislikes with your current mattress to help you find the right fit when shopping for a new mattress. You may save your answers to the Quizzz on your phone, tablet, computer or other electronic device, and you may print out your answers to the Quizzz. You have the option to share either an electronic or hard copy of your Quizzz answers with a mattress retail sales associate or with any other person, and to share your answers via Facebook, Twitter and other social media. To allow ISPA to improve the user experience on this Site, you also have the option to provide ISPA your email address after you have taken the Quizzz.
The following describes which of the categories of information ISPA stores, whether that information is personally identifiable, and how ISPA will use your personally identifiable information.
Information That Is Not Personally Identifiable
Like many websites, ISPA uses a third party service provider, such as Google Analytics, to collect information about your use of our Site. We track data about traffic to our Site, as well as your visit to and experience on our Site, and your answers to the Quizzz. None of the information collected using such analytics, however, is personally identifiable to you. We use that information for a variety of purposes, including but not limited to improving and enriching our Site structure and content, as well as to compile aggregate data to help ISPA better understand the relative importance of factors that are relevant consumers when shopping for a mattress that meets their needs. ISPA may use and share with third parties aggregated information that does not uniquely identify you.
If you save your answers to the Quizzz on your phone, tablet, computer or other electronic device, print out your answers to the Quizzz, or transmit an electronic copy of your answers to a mattress retail sales associate or any other person, none of those actions will result in ISPA collecting any personally identifiable information from you, or permit ISPA to link to you personally any of the data we have collected using the analytics described above.
Personally Identifiable Information
“Personally identifiable information” refers to information that tells us who you are, such as your email address. ISPA collects and maintains personally identifiable information about you only if you voluntarily submit such information to us. You may always refuse to supply personally identifiable information, and may visit our Site and participate in all aspects of the Quizzz anonymously.
At most, the only personally identifiable information that ISPA will collect from you in connection with the Quizzz is your email address, which you are asked to consider providing after you have completed the Quizzz. If you decide to provide your email address, ISPA will use it exclusively to request feedback that we can use to improve the user experience on this Site. ISPA will not use your email address for any other purpose, and will not sell or transfer your email address to any third party. ISPA will not link your email address to any information we may have collected using the analytics described above.
By choosing at your option to provide ISPA with your email address, you are consenting ISPA’s use of such personally identifiable information as described above.
ISPA gathers no financial information from you.
We send cookies to your computer in order to uniquely identify your browser and improve the quality of our service. "Cookies" refer to small text files that a website sends to your computer as a unique identifier. Our cookies collect certain usage information about your visit to the Site, and may enable us to facilitate access to different aspects of our Site. For example, by showing when and how you and others visit our Site, cookies help us to see which pages of the Site are popular and which are not. The cookies are not used to get data from your hard drive, or to extract any other personal data about you.
We use session cookies during the time of your visit on the Site that expire when you exit. The analytics we use set a 2-year tracking cookie.
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can disable this function so that your browser will not accept cookies. Please be aware that disabling this function may affect your use and enjoyment of this Site.
ISPA Does Not Use Third Party Cookies
On this Site, ISPA does not use third party ad networks (called third-party ad servers or network advertisers) to deliver ads to you on our behalf. Activity and Log Data
ISPA automatically stores information related to your use of the Site, such as the pages you view on the Site, your browser type, browser language, IP address, requested URL, referring URL, and the date and time of your visit. We use this type of information to administer the Site, to track geographic analytics to help us determine where our Site users are located, and to provide the highest possible level of service to you. We also use this information in the aggregate to perform statistical analyses of user behavior and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various areas of the Site. We do not link this information to any information that is personally identifiable.
If you register with this Site, nonpersonally identifiable information about your use and movement on the Site will be linked to your registration and may be stored and maintained in connection with your account.
Data Use, Sharing and Your Choices
Links from This Site
ISPA strives to use standard, commercially reasonable physical, technical and procedural safeguards to preserve the integrity and security of our system and any information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. Despite these efforts, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, ISPA cannot guarantee the security of any information you submit given the current state of the Internet, and you do so at your own risk. We also cannot guarantee that your information will not be disclosed or accessed by accidental circumstances or the unauthorized acts of third parties.
Access by Children
This Site is not intended for children and we will not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13.
We encourage parents to talk to their children about their use of the Internet and the information they disclose online. If you discover your child has provided us with personally identifiable information, you may contact us, as described in the first paragraph of this policy if you would like this information deleted from our records. We will use reasonable efforts to delete the child's information from our databases upon receiving your request.
Updating Your Information
If you wish to update, correct or otherwise have access to your personally identifiable information in our records, please contact us with your request by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Users Outside the United States
ISPA is an Illinois corporation. This Site is intended to be used by consumers residing in the United States. The personally identifiable information (your email address) that you may provide through this Site will be transferred to and stored in ISPA’s records in the United States.
Thank you for visiting BetterBedQuiz.org (“the Site”). This Site contains The Better Bed Quizzz (the “Quizzz”), which the Better Sleep Council, a committee of the International Sleep Products Association (“ISPA”), has designed to guide consumers through the initial steps of mattress shopping and help them find a bed that meets their individual needs.
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You assume the full responsibility and risk for any damage to your computer, software, data base or other property, or any other consequences that may result from your use of this Site or from downloading any information, software, or other materials from this Site. ISPA shall have no liability for any such damage.
This is a comprehensive limitation of liability that applies to all losses and damages of any kind (whether general, special, consequential, incidental, exemplary or otherwise, including, without limitation, loss of data, income or profits), whether in contract, negligence or other tortious action, even if an authorized representative of ISPA has been advised of or should have known of the possibility of such damages.
Applicable law may not allow the limitation of liability set forth above, so this limitation of liability may not apply to you. If any part of this limitation of liability is found to be invalid or unenforceable for any reason, then the aggregate liability of ISPA under such circumstances for liabilities that otherwise would have been limited shall not exceed one hundred dollars ($100).
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