Last Updated: March 16th, 2020

The purpose of this Privacy Policy is, among other things, to inform you
1) why we collect consumer data,
2) where we get the consumer data we hold,
3) the kinds of consumer data we collect.

The choices you have regarding collection and use of your data are described in the relevant sections below.

If you choose to register, enter or access our Website, you consent to and agree to be bound by this Privacy Policy. If you don't agree to be bound by this Privacy Policy, please do not register, enter or access our Website. We reserve the right in our discretion to change, modify, add or remove portions of this Privacy Policy. You should check this page periodically for any changes. If you use or access our Website after such a change is made, you will consent to, and agree to be bound by the change.

1. Why does NWG collect data on consumers?

NWG collects consumer data for the following business and commercial purposes:

* Relevancy Purposes , to provide Users with the most relevant experiences on our Website and versions of our mobile applications, including sweepstakes, games and ads, that we think are likely to be of interest to you.

* Transactional Purposes , to contact Users with our offers and promotions, to process entries and orders, to award tokens and prizes, to fulfill orders, to facilitate your interaction with the advertisers on whose ads you have clicked and whose surveys you may have taken.

* Technical Purposes , to provide notices, updates, security alerts and support information; to analyze usage trends in the aggregate; and to administer our Website. For mobile devices, we use analytics software to allow us to better understand the functionality of our mobile software on your phone or tablet. This software may record information such as how often you use the application, the events that occur within the application, aggregated usage, performance data and where the application was downloaded from.

* Customer Service Purposes , to communicate with you via SMS / email / direct mail about your entries, orders, payments and any other questions you may have.

* Reporting Purposes, to share consumer data with third-party reporting services, fraud detection services, advertisers, product vendors and (in the case of winners) governmental agencies.

2. From whom does NWG collect consumer data?

NWG collects consumer data from sources in the following categories:

* Direct from Consumer , information that you provide to us directly, such as registering on our website (e.g., name and address), responding to surveys, playing games, claiming prizes, redeeming Tokens and posting messages on the NWG Blog.

* Automatic Data Collection , collected automatically when you visit or register on our Website, such as internet protocol (IP) address, device ID, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp and/or click-stream data, and through the use of "cookies", "pixel tags" and similar tracking technologies. For additional information on such tracking technologies, see Section 6 below.

* Third-Party Sources , information obtained from third parties, such as data management platforms, advertisers, publishers, the public domain and governmental and other public sources, as well as commercial data aggregators who collect data from businesses and other sources and make that data available to commercial users like NWG for a valuable consideration, or through coops and exchanges in which third-party advertisers and website operators pool their consumer data and make it available to other participants in the coop or exchange.

3. What consumer data does NWG collect?

NWG collects data about consumers in the following categories:

* Identifying Data , such as name, postal address, telephone number, e-mail address, cell phone number (for SMS purposes), user name and password.

* Technical Data , such as IP address, MAID (Mobile Advertising ID), site traffic data and data on any websites that referred you to us.

* Engagement Data , such as the web pages you viewed, the sweepstakes, games, mobile applications and instant win opportunities you played, surveys you may have taken, advertisements you have viewed and/or clicked-on, and other interactions on our Website.

* Affinity Data , such as data on your demonstrated interests and hobbies, the games you play and the products you have viewed or purchased and payments made.

* Demographic Data , such as age, gender, income level, geographic area and other personal characteristics.

* Winner Information , such as contests entered, entry date(s), prize choices and payment preferences for winners of NWG prizes.

4. Does NWG share consumer data with third-parties?

NWG does not share consumer data with third parties at this time, but reserves the right to do so in the future.

5. What does NWG do to keep this information secure?

We follow generally accepted standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once it is received, including appropriate organizational, technological and physical safeguards commensurate with the sensitivity of the personal information in question. Although we believe that the measures we take to safeguard your data are appropriate, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. To further protect your data, we recommend that you use complex passwords for your accounts with us and for accounts with third parties that you link to any of your accounts with us. Please do not use the same passwords you use for NWG for other services or share your password with unauthorized people.

6. Does NWG collect information from Users outside of the United States?

Our Website is not intended to be used by visitors residing outside of the United States and such Users are not eligible to register or submit online sweepstakes entries. However, some sweepstakes promoted on our Website are open to residents of Canada (excluding Quebec), who can participate in these sweepstakes by sending a write-in entry to the address provided in the Official Rules.

7. Does NWG collect personal information from children?

Our Website is not intended for or directed to persons under the age of eighteen, and NWG does not intend to collect personal information from individuals in this age group. If NWG receives actual notice that a person under the age of eighteen has provided personal information to NWG, NWG will promptly (immediately, in the case of persons under the age of thirteen) remove such information from its files.

8. What about off-line information and privacy practices?

NWG collects certain consumer data from our direct mail customers and entrants primarily to process sweepstakes entries and fulfill orders for the products and services we offer. For example, we need your full name and address to enter you in major sweepstakes, to send you any magazine subscription or product you may purchase or to notify you if you've won a prize. We use information on your product purchases to infer your areas of interest so we can provide you with the most relevant offers and products. We may also use the personal data we collect for systems administration and troubleshooting purposes.

9. Questions or Comment

We welcome any questions or comments you may have regarding this Privacy Policy or the use of your data. To contact us, please email