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Personal information in privacy information refers to personal information as defined by the Personal Information Protection Law, and is information relating to a living individual, including name, date of birth, address, telephone number, contact information, and other descriptive information that can be used to identify a particular individual.History information and characteristic information in privacy information refers to information other than the personal information defined above, and includes information such as services used and products purchased, history of pages and advertisements viewed, keywords searched by the user, usage dates and times, usage method, usage environment, postal code, sex, occupation, age, user IP address, cookie information, location information, terminal identifying information, etc.

At the time of user registration, the Company may request personal information such as name, date of birth, address, telephone number, email address, bank account number, credit card number, driver's license number, etc. In addition, it may be collected from information relating to payment or transaction records between the user and business partners, including users' personal information, from the Company's business partners (including information providers, advertising sponsors, advertising providers, etc., referred to as Business Partners).The Company collects history information and characteristic information, such as services and software used, products purchased, history of advertising and pages viewed, search keywords, usage dates and times, usage methods, usage environment (when using a portable terminal, this includes transmission status of the device and all settings information at the time of usage), IP address, cookie information, location information, terminal identifying information, etc., from users when they utilize these services or Business Partners' services or view their websites.

The purpose of the Company's collection and use of personal information is as follows.

(1) To display registration information such as name, address, contact information, payment method, etc. for the user to view or correct their own registration information or view their usage status, or information related to services used or products purchased and the charges for them
(2) To use the email address to contact or send notifications to the user, or to use contact information such as name and address to contact the user as necessary for sending products
(3) To use information such as name, date of birth, address, telephone number, bank account number, credit card number, driver's license number, postmarked piece of mail, etc., to confirm the user's identity
(4) To use payment information such as the brand and quantity of purchased items, type and duration of services used, number of times, bill amount, name, address, bank account number or credit card number, etc. to bill the user for charges
(5) To display information registered with the Company on the input screen, or forward it to other services (including those offered by Business Partners) based on user instructions, so that users can easily input their data
(6) To use information such as usage conditions, name, address, etc. for identifying individuals to refuse service to due to breaking the terms of use for this Service through late payment or causing harm to a third party, or attempting to use this Service for dishonest or inappropriate purposes
(7) To use contact information, user service usage status, or information needed for the Company to offer the Service to the user, such as inquiry content and billing information, to respond to customer inquiries
(8) Other purposes for use concomitant to the above

This company will not provide personal information to third parties without permission from the user in advance, except in the following cases. However, this excludes other cases permitted by the Personal Information Protection Law or other laws and ordinances.

(1) Cases based on laws and ordinances
(2) Cases where it is necessary to protect the life, health, or property of a person, and it is difficult to obtain permission from the user
(3) Cases where it is necessary to promote healthy development of children or improvement of public health, and it is difficult to obtain permission from the user
(4) Cases where it is necessary to cooperate to accomplish official business determined by law for a national institution or local public body, or an agent that has been commissioned by them, and there is a risk of hindering the completion of the official business by obtaining permission from the user
(5) Cases where the following items are announced or publicized in advance
Regardless of the provisions above, the following cases do not apply to third parties.

(1) Cases when the Company consigns all or part of the handling of personal information within the scope necessary for achieving the purpose of use
(2) Cases when personal information is provided for reasons of business succession due to merger or other reasons
(3) Cases when personal information will be shared with and used by a particular person and the user may easily find out or is notified in advance to that effect, as well as about the items of personal information that will be shared and used, the scope of the person sharing and using it, the purpose of use, and the name or title of the person responsible for management of the personal information concerned

When requested to disclose personal information by its owner, the Company will disclose it without delay. However, when any of the following cases apply to disclosure, some or all of the information may not be disclosed; if there is a decision not to disclose, the owner will be notified to that effect without delay. Furthermore, there will be a fee of ¥1,000 for each request for disclosure of personal information.

(1) Cases when there is a risk of damage to the life, health, property, or other rights or interests of the owner or a third party
(2) Cases when there is a risk of causing significant damage to the reasonable operation of the Company's business
(3) Other cases prohibited by law
Regardless of the previous provisions, information other than personal information, such as historical or characteristic information, will not generally be disclosed.

When the personal information maintained by the Company is incorrect, users may request correction or deletion of their own personal information, in accordance with procedures determined by the Company.When the Company receives such a request from a user and the request is determined to be necessary, the Company will perform the correction or deletion of the relevant personal information without delay and notify the user to that effect.

When the owner requests the suspension or elimination of use of their personal information (Suspension of Use) due to it being handled outside the scope of the purpose of use or handled through improper means, the Company will conduct the necessary inquiries without delay, and based on the result, implement Suspension of Use of the personal information and notify the user to that effect. However, when the Suspension of Use is difficult because of high cost or for other reasons, and there are other measures that can protect the owner's rights and interest as needed, those alternate measures will be taken.

The content of the Policy may be changed without notification to users. Unless otherwise determined by the Company, the updated privacy policy will be effective from the time it is uploaded on this website.