- 1 Personal Information
- 2 Method of Collecting Personal Information
- 3 Purpose of collecting and using personal information
- 4 Change of purpose of use
- 5 Provision of Personal Information to Third Parties
- 6 Disclosure of Personal Information
- 7 Correction and deletion of personal information
- 8 Suspension of Use of Personal Information, etc.
- 10 Operator Information and Inquiries
- 11 Personal Data Collected by This Site and Reasons for Collection
- 12 About Access Analysis Tools
- 13 About third-party advertising services
- 14 About Amazon Ad Distribution
- 15 Duration of data storage
- 16 Where to send your data
- 17 Your rights to your data
Personal information” refers to “personal information” as defined in the Personal Information Protection Law, and refers to information about a living individual that can identify the specific individual by name, date of birth, address, telephone number, contact information, or other description contained in the information, as well as information that can identify the specific individual by itself, such as appearance, fingerprint and voiceprint data, and health insurance card insurer Information that can identify a specific individual from said information alone, such as name, date of birth, address, telephone number, contact information, and other descriptions contained in said information.
Method of Collecting Personal Information
This site may request personal information such as name, date of birth, address, telephone number, e-mail address, bank account number, credit card number, and driver’s license number when a user registers for use.
In addition, transaction records and payment information, including the user’s personal information, between the user and our business partners and other parties will be collected from our business partners (including information providers, advertisers, and advertisement distributors, etc.; hereinafter referred to as “business partners”). Hereinafter referred to as “partners”), etc.
Purpose of collecting and using personal information
The purposes for which we collect and use personal information are as follows
- To provide and operate this site’s services
- To respond to inquiries from users (including to confirm the identity of the user)
- To send you information about new features, new information, campaigns, etc. of the service you are using, as well as information about other services provided by this site.
- To contact you as necessary for maintenance, important notices, etc.
- To allow users to view, change, or delete their own registration information, or view the status of their usage.
- To charge users for paid services
- Purposes incidental to the above purposes of use
Change of purpose of use
This website shall change the purpose of use of personal information only when it is reasonably deemed that the purpose of use is relevant to the purpose before the change.
In the event of a change in the purpose of use, the Company shall notify the user or publicly announce on this website the purpose of use after the change by the method prescribed by the Company.
Provision of Personal Information to Third Parties
Except in the following cases, this site will not provide personal information to any third party without prior consent of the user. However, this excludes cases permitted under the Personal Information Protection Law and other laws and regulations.
When it is necessary for the protection of a person’s life, body, or property, and it is difficult to obtain the consent of the user.
When it is especially necessary to improve public health or to promote the sound growth of children, and it is difficult to obtain the consent of the individual concerned.
When it is necessary to cooperate with a national agency, a local government, or an individual or entity entrusted by either a national agency or local government to execute affairs prescribed by law, and obtaining the consent of the individual is likely to impede the execution of such affairs.
When we have notified or announced the following matters in advance, and when we have notified the Personal Information Protection Committee
- The purpose of use must include provision to a third party
- Data items provided to third parties
- Means or method of provision to third parties
- Stopping the provision of personal information to third parties at the request of the individual
- How to accept the person’s request
Notwithstanding the preceding paragraph, in the following cases, the recipient of such information shall not fall under the category of a third party
- When this site outsources all or part of the handling of personal information within the scope necessary to achieve the purpose of use
- Cases in which personal information is provided as a result of the succession of business due to merger or other reasons
This is the case where personal information is used jointly with a specific person, and where this fact, the items of personal information to be jointly used, the scope of the joint users, the purpose of use by the user, and the name of the person responsible for managing the personal information is notified to the person in advance, or is made readily available to the person in question. the name or title of the person responsible for the management of the personal information.
Disclosure of Personal Information
When we receive a request for disclosure of personal information from an individual, we will disclose such information to the individual without delay.
However, if the disclosure falls under any of the following cases, all or part of the information may not be disclosed, and if a decision not to disclose the information is made, we will notify the person to that effect without delay.
A fee of 1,000 yen will be charged for each case of disclosure of personal information.
- If there is a risk of harm to the life, body, property, or other rights or interests of the person concerned or a third party
- If there is a risk of significant hindrance to the proper conduct of this site’s business
- In case of violation of other laws and regulations
Notwithstanding the preceding paragraph, as a general rule, we will not disclose non-personal information, such as historical information and characteristic information.
Correction and deletion of personal information
If a user’s personal information held by this site is incorrect, the user may request this site to correct, add, or delete (hereinafter referred to as “correct, etc.”) the user’s personal information in accordance with the procedures specified by this site.
If this site receives a request from a user as described in the preceding paragraph and deems it necessary to respond to the request, this site will make corrections, etc. to the relevant personal information without delay.
When this site makes corrections, etc. based on the preceding paragraph, or decides not to make such corrections, etc., it will notify the user of this without delay.
Suspension of Use of Personal Information, etc.
When we receive a request from an individual to stop using or delete (hereinafter referred to as “stop using, etc.”) his/her personal information on the grounds that it has been handled beyond the scope of the purpose of use or that it has been obtained through wrongful means, we will conduct the necessary investigation without delay.
If, based on the results of the investigation described in the preceding paragraph, it is deemed necessary to comply with the request, the use of the relevant personal information will be suspended, etc., without delay.
When this site suspends the use of personal information in accordance with the preceding paragraph, or when it decides not to suspend the use of personal information, this site will notify the user of this without delay.
Notwithstanding the preceding two paragraphs, in cases where suspension of use involves substantial costs or where it is otherwise difficult to suspend use, etc., and alternative measures necessary to protect the rights and interests of users can be taken, these alternative measures shall be taken.
The contents of this policy may be changed without notice to the user, except as otherwise provided by law or otherwise in this policy.
Operator Information and Inquiries
For inquiries, please contact the following contact point.
Site operator:LISA KOMURO
Personal Data Collected by This Site and Reasons for Collection
When visitors leave comments on our site, we collect the data displayed in the comment form, as well as your IP address and browser user agent string to help us detect spam.
An anonymized (also known as “hash”) string created from your email address may be provided to verify that you are using the “Gravatar service”. If your comment is approved, your profile picture will be made publicly available along with your comment.
When uploading images to the site, you should not upload images that contain location data (EXIF GPS). Visitors to the site can download images from the site and extract location data.
When you leave a comment on our site, you may opt-in to have your name, email address, and site stored in a cookie. This is for your convenience and saves you from having to re-enter your details when leaving other comments. This cookie is retained for one year.
If you have an account and log in to our site, we set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser can accept cookies. This cookie does not contain any personal data and is destroyed when you close your browser.
When you log in, the site sets a number of
Cookies are set to retain login and display information. The “Login Cookie” is retained for two days and the “Display Options Cookie” is retained for one year. If you select “Keep me logged in,” your login information will be retained for two weeks. When you log out, the “Login Cookie” will be deleted.
If you edit or publish a post, a further “cookie” will be stored in your browser. This cookie does not contain any personal data, it simply indicates the ID of the modified submission and expires in one day.
Embedded content from other sites
Posts on this site may contain embedded content (videos, images, posts, etc.). Embedded content from other sites behaves exactly the same way as if a visitor had visited that site.
About Access Analysis Tools
Google Analytics cookies are retained for 26 months. This feature can be disabled by disabling cookies, so please check your browser settings to refuse collection.
About third-party advertising services
Visitors can disable ads tailored to the visitor (“personalized ads”) in the ad settings. The visitor can disable the
You can disable cookies from third-party providers used for personalized advertising by visiting here. If you do not disable third-party advertising, you may still see advertisements on the site from third-party providers and ad networks.
About Amazon Ad Distribution
This site is a participant in the Amazon Associates Program, an affiliate program through which sites earn referral fees by promoting and linking to Amazon.com. Third parties (Amazon and other advertisers) may provide content and advertising, collect information directly from visitors, and set or recognize cookies on visitors’ browsers.
Duration of data storage
When you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so that follow-up comments can be automatically recognized and approved, instead of keeping them in the moderation queue.
If a user registers with our site, we will store the personal information they provide on their user profile page. All users can view, edit, and delete their personal information (but cannot change their user name).
The site administrator can also view and edit them.
Where to send your data
Comments by visitors may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Your rights to your data
If you have an account on our site or have ever left a comment on the site, you can make a request to receive the personal data we hold about you (including all data you have provided) as an export file.
You may also make a request to have your personal data erased. This does not include data that we are obligated to retain for administrative, legal or security purposes.
September 9, 2022 Formulation