Effective: August 2023
Certain transactions and services offered while visiting Golden Nugget Web Sites may be processed or provided by strategic partners under contract with Golden Nugget, even though it appears that you may not have left the Golden Nugget web site (e.g., payment processing, know your customer, geolocation, etc.) ("Strategic Partners"). In such cases, these Strategic Partners receive information solely for the purpose of your transaction with us, and not for their own independent use.
II. INFORMATION WE COLLECT ABOUT YOU
When you use the Internet, your web browser or client software may transmit certain information to the servers that host the web sites you visit. The information may include (1) IP address, (2) domain server, (3) type of computer, (4) type of web browser, (5) the capabilities and features of your computer, (6) your geographic location, and (7) your movement within and interaction with the web site, including what pages you look at and what information you download (collectively, "Traffic Data"). When you visit Golden Nugget Web Sites, Golden Nugget servers collect Traffic Data and Golden Nugget uses this information to generate aggregate statistics about visitors to Golden Nugget Web Sites for marketing purposes by Golden Nugget and to improve your experience on Golden Nugget Web Sites.
Golden Nugget only collects personal information that you voluntarily provide to us or voluntarily provide to Strategic Partners who share that information with us. "Personal Information" is information through which you can be identified. The Personal Information that Golden Nugget collects through Golden Nugget Web Sites or obtains from its Strategic Partners depends on the nature of your online activity, such as whether you create a player account, play games, or engage in other transactions with Golden Nugget. Personal Information that Golden Nugget may collect from you directly or through Strategic Partners, includes your name, social security number, address, e-mail address, telephone number(s), fax number, birth date, gender, credit card or bank account information, purchase and reservation information, gaming activity, your location, and other information that you voluntarily provide. When you complete a casino patron or online player application, Golden Nugget may also collect the name of your firm or employer, your firm's or employer's address and telephone number, your position with the firm or employer, your social security number, banking information (including the name and address of your primary and secondary banks and your account numbers) and other credit information. The Personal Information is collected by e-mail, through online forms, and through your activities on Golden Nugget Web Sites. Location data must be stored for 10 years as stipulated by PA's Internet Gaming regulations, which are created, published, and maintained by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board. They can be viewed at https://gamingcontrolboard.pa.gov/ .
Golden Nugget Web Sites use cookie technology. A cookie is a small file that contains information sent by a web site that is saved on your hard disk by your computer's browser. Cookies store information that a web site may need to personalize your experience and to gather web site statistical data, such as which pages you visit, what material you download, your internet provider's domain name and country, and the addresses of web sites you visited immediately before, and after, visiting a particular web site.
To browse the Internet and Golden Nugget Web Sites without cookies, you can configure your browser to reject all cookies or to notify you when each cookie is offered so that you can accept or reject each cookie. You may not be able to conduct some transactions or use some services on Golden Nugget Web Sites if you disable your browser from accepting cookies.
III. HOW WE USE THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT
Golden Nugget may use the information collected by us or Strategic Partners: (1) for marketing purposes, including, but not limited to, notifying you of special promotions, offers and events from Golden Nugget or its affiliates; (2) to process and fulfill transactions with us; (3) to process and fulfill purchases and make a record of purchases, prizes, or rewards; (4) to enable us to contact you for confirmation or customer service after reservations and purchases are made or after you sign up for or participate in certain activities; (5) to respond to inquiries, complaints and other communications; (6) to cross-reference with other Personal Information that we have acquired about you or may acquire about you through other sources; (7) for profiling or demographic purposes; (8) for purposes of tracking any activity on the Golden Nugget Web Sites; (9) to geolocate you; and (10) to verify your identity and eligibility to participate on Golden Nugget Web Sites.
IV. DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION WE COLLECT
Except as provided below, Golden Nugget will not sell, trade, or disclose to third parties any Personal Information obtained through Golden Nugget Web Sites or obtained from Strategic Partners, without your consent. Golden Nugget may disclose Personal Information to (1) parents, subsidiaries and affiliates of Golden Nugget, including owned, operated, and/or managed casinos, hotels, restaurants and other business ventures of Golden Nugget or its parents, subsidiaries and affiliates; (2) Golden Nugget's business partners for joint marketing efforts, or for such business partners' own marketing purposes, subject to requiring such business partners to exercise reasonable care to protect Personal information and use such Personal Information only for the purpose for which it was provided to them; (3) in connection with a business reorganization, a merger, change of control, or the sale, assignment, or transfer of any Golden Nugget property or any Golden Nugget Web Site; or (4) to businesses that Golden Nugget may use for purposes of performing functions and services on behalf of Golden Nugget, including without limitation, companies that provide geolocation services, provide "know-your-customer" services, verify your identity, process payment transactions or provide credit information, but only for such purposes and not for the independent use by such parties.
V. CHOICE REGARDING PROVIDING INFORMATION
General information is collected whenever you browse Golden Nugget Web Sites. The Golden Nugget Web Sites do not provide any means for opting out of providing general information when you browse Golden Nugget Web Sites. However, privacy software that prevents the disclosure of general information is commercially available.
You can browse Golden Nugget Web Sites without providing any Personal Information. However, providing Personal Information is required to use some of the services offered through the Golden Nugget Web Sites, including, but not limited to, creating a user account, playing any online game(s) for money, making restaurant or hotel reservations, making purchases, and playing games or participating in tournaments, sweepstakes or other prize contests.
You can opt out of receiving certain communications and offers. Opt out options will be indicated when they are available.
If you have created an account with Golden Nugget and wish to see or verify the information Golden Nugget has about your account, or if you believe that any information collected by Golden Nugget about you is not correct or has changed, please send an e-mail message to email@example.com explaining your request.
General information and Personal Information collected by Golden Nugget Web Sites is stored on secure servers. The secure servers are protected by firewalls and other standard security procedures. The secure servers are not generally accessible by unauthorized third parties, but could become accessible in the event of a security breach.
We cannot enforce or control the security of the computers, electronic devices, or electronic communication methods that you may use to send emails and submit information to Golden Nugget over the internet. You are responsible for ensuring that the computers, electronic devices and electronic communication methods you use will provide adequate security for communicating with Golden Nugget. Golden Nugget is not responsible for the disclosure or interception of information that you send before Golden Nugget receives it.
VIII. AGE RESTRICTIONS AND THE CHILDREN'S ONLINE PRIVACY PROTECTION ACT
Pursuant to law, persons under the age of twenty-one (21) are not permitted to participate in online gaming. Similarly, Golden Nugget Web Sites are general audience sites intended only for persons 21 years of age or older. Golden Nugget has no intention of collecting any personally identifiable information (name address, telephone number, birth date, or email address) from individuals under 21 years of age. Accordingly, the provisions of the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act do not apply to Golden Nugget Web Sites. If a child has provided us with personally identifiable information, a parent or guardian of that child can contact us at the e-mail address or phone number listed in the Contact Us section of the website if they would like this information deleted from our records. We will use reasonable efforts to delete the child's information from our existing records. For more information about protecting the privacy and safety of minors online, we recommend you visit https://www.onguardonline.gov/articles/0031-protecting-your-childs-privacy-online .