Standing up for young americans

Privacy Policy

Welcome to OUR TIME and BUY YOUNG websites, (the “Site”) which are owned by OUR TIME (“OUR TIME” or “we”), and operated with the assistance of several third partners.  OUR TIME is a nonprofit, nonpartisan and non-ideological organization that promotes civic education, awareness and participation among young adult Americans between the ages of 18 and 29 in ways that are beneficial and affordable to them and society as a whole. OUR TIME does not endorse, support, or oppose political candidates or parties.  BUY YOUNG is a part of OUR TIME that is committed to encouraging people to spend money at companies led by young people.

This Privacy Policy tells you about our practices regarding collection, use, and disclosure of information that you may provide via the Site. Please be sure to read this entire Privacy Policy before using or submitting information to the Site.  Use of the Site constitutes your agreement to this Privacy Policy.

OUR TIME is for young adult Americans between the ages of 18 and 29,  This site is not intended for children under the age of 13. We will not knowingly collect personally identifiable information via the Site from visitors in this age group.

Information From You

We ask you to submit personally identifiable information in order for you to join our community, receive its benefits, purchase products, resolve inquiries, and participate in events.

We may use information collected via the Site to improve the content of our Site, to customize the Site, to communicate with you, for our marketing and research purposes, for our legitimate business purposes, and for any other purposes allowed by law.  If you provide personally identifiable information to OUR TIME, we may combine such information with other information we collect.

We may disclose personally identifiable information you provide via the Site to affiliates and partners that agree to treat it in accordance with this Privacy Policy and use it for limited purposes. We do not transfer personally identifiable information to third parties for their marketing purposes.

We may disclose personally identifiable information you provide via the Site to third parties we use to support our mission, in connection with mergers or other changes in our organization, or, if required to respond to law enforcement requests or otherwise in connection with our legal rights or legal proceedings.

Your California Privacy Rights

California Civil Code Section 1798.83 entitles California customers to request information concerning whether a business has disclosed Personal Information to any third parties for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes. As stated in this Privacy Policy, Our Time will not sell or share your Personal Information with companies for their direct marketing purposes without your consent. California customers who wish to request further information about our compliance with this law or have questions or concerns about our privacy practices and policies may contact us at , or write to us at 1750 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Suite 1203, Washington, DC 20006.

For International Users

Please do not access this Site if it is illegal to do so in your country.  The collection, use, and disclosure of information contemplated in this Privacy Policy involves a transfer of the information to the United States, and the European Union has determined that the United States does not offer adequate privacy protection.  Because this is a US website, your use of it is taken as your consent to the transfer of your data into countries, such as the United States, that do not have what the European Union has deemed to be adequate privacy laws.  

Cookies and Other Passive Information Collection

As you navigate through the Site, we may collect certain information passively using various technologies, such as cookies, Internet tags or web beacons, and navigational data collection. Your Internet browser automatically transmits to the Site some of this information, such as the URL of the Web site you just came from and the Internet Protocol address and the browser version your computer is currently using.  Your browser may allow you to block cookies altogether, but certain features of the Site might not work without cookies.


We take reasonable steps to protect personally identifiable information as you transmit it to our site and to protect such information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction, although nothing on the Internet is completely secure or error-free.

Links to Other Web Sites

This site may contain links or references to other Web sites to which this Privacy Policy does not apply. We encourage you to read the Privacy Policy of every Web site you visit.

How to Contact Us

If you have any questions, comments, requests, or concerns related to this Privacy Policy or the information practices of the Site, or if you would like to opt out of future communications, please contact us as follows:


Mail:  1750 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Suite 1203, Washington, DC 20006

Changes to This Privacy Policy 

If we change this Privacy Policy, the revised policy will be posted on the Site. Please check back periodically, and especially before you provide any personally identifiable information.