This website, (the “Site”), is owned and operated by Piccolo Universe, LLC (“Piccolo Universe”), an Florida limited liability company. is a welcoming online community of parents and caregivers. We encourage you to participate as an active member of the Site. In that regard, PiccoloUniverse takes your privacy very seriously. This Privacy Policy describes how, and under what circumstances, we collect and use your information. By accessing this Site, you accept and agree to be bound by this Privacy Policy and the Terms & Conditions of Use. By accessing this Site, you accept and agree to our collection, use and disclosure of your information as described in this Privacy Policy. Please read the following to understand our practices, and do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions, comments or concerns.

Information Collection

Please be advised when reading this Privacy Policy that when we reference “Personal Information”, we mean information that can be used to actually identify or contact a particular person, such as a full name, address and email address. “Non-Personal Information” means information that cannot reasonably be used to identify or contact any particular person.

  1. Information Provided By You

You are invited to register as a member of our PiccoloUniverse. We advise you that collects certain information when you register. Registration is not required to visit the Site, enjoy our content and get to know the members of our online community. Registration, however, will allow you to become an active user of the site by, among other things, interacting with Piccolo writers and fellow community members as well as submitting user content.

There are two simple forms of registration with the Site. First, under our standard registration, we request your name (first and last), a current email address and a unique screen name and password to create your profile for the Site. Our advanced registration further collects your birthdate and zip code. As a member of PiccoloUniverse, we also collect information, including Personal Information, when you update your registration profile.

During the course of your interaction with the Site, you may elect to provide certain additional information about yourself. For example, you may elect to provide additional Personal Information to us when submitting comments to a blog entry, participating in an on-line discussion or responding to Site-posted surveys.

You always have the option to refuse to submit requested information. As consistent with the Site’s Terms and Conditions of Use and this Privacy Policy, however, this might limit your participation and/or use of certain features of the Site.

  1. General Site Use

As with most websites, we also automatically collect certain Non-Personal information from all visitors whether they are members or non-registered users of Such information collection is done by various means including the use of Cookies, weblogs, web beacons (pixel tags) and other technologies such as HTML5. This Non-Personal Information includes your IP address, your usage of the Site (e.g. Site pages visited), where on the internet you came from when linking to the Site and Cookie data.

You are able to change your browser setting to reject or remove Cookies by following your internet browser directions. Removing Cookies will not prevent you from visiting and using the Site. However, this might limit your participation and/or use of certain features of the Site.

How We Use Your Information

The information we collect from you, both Personal and Non-Personal, provided and automatically collected, is used to administer and enhance the Site and maximize your Site experience with Our use of collected information might include:

  • To set up and administer membership accounts;
  • To send Site related emails, including newsletters, Site updates and information, promotional information and announcements, and information about your membership account (you always have the option to opt out of receiving any forms of correspondence from us);
  • Enforcement of this Privacy Policy and the Site’s Terms and Conditions of Use;
  • Analyze and assess Site usage; and
  • Customize and focus Site content to address the usage needs and interests of our visitors.

Protecting Your Information

We are dedicated to protecting the security of your information so that you can feel confident using the Site. We utilize security measures and procedures such as encryption and generally accepted industry standards to protect the Personal Information submitted to us. Please be advised, however, that no method of data transmission or electronic storage is 100% secure. Therefore, we cannot ensure, guaranty or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us.

Children Under the Age of 13 is not directed to or intended for persons under the age of 13. We do not request or knowingly collect any personal information from persons under the age of 13, and we do not accept registration for membership from any persons known to be under the age of 13. If we discover that a person under the age of 13 has submitted information to the Site, we will take action to delete such information. If you become aware or believe that a person under 13 has submitted information to the Site, please contact us, and we will investigate and take action to delete such information as appropriate.

Updating this Privacy Policy

Piccolo Universe reserves the right to update this Privacy Policy and our Terms and Conditions of Use at anytime. To the extent we make significant changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you by sending notice to the primary email address specified in your account or by placing a prominent notice on the Site. We will also update the “Effective Date” notification set forth in this Privacy Policy.

Effective Date

This Privacy Policy is effective as of September 23, 2015.