Last updated: April 1, 2020
- Categories of Personal Information We Collect
We and our third party service providers may collect the below categories of Personal Information when you use our Site:
- Your name;
- Email address;
- Telephone number;
- Date of birth;
- Physical Address; and
- Communications you send to us.
- When Personal Information Is Collected
Our Site may invite you to submit Personal Information in the following ways:Contact Information
- Information Collected Automatically
Certain information on our Site is collected automatically by means of various software tools, as described below. We have a legitimate interest in using such information to assist in system administration, information security, abuse prevention, to understand the usage of our Site, to analyze the effectiveness of our Site, and to improve our Site. Alone or in combination with other information, some or all of the automatically collected information may constitute Personal Information under certain laws pertaining to data privacy depending on where you live.
Most modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. You can usually find these settings in the options or preferences menu of your browser. To understand these settings, the following links for commonly used browsers may be helpful, or you can use the help option in your browser for more details:
- Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
- Cookie settings in Firefox
- Cookie settings in Chrome
- Cookie settings in Safari weband iOS.
Cookies may be set by us when you are visiting or using our Site (these are “first party cookies”) or by third parties, like our third party service providers and/or third party advertisers, (these are “third party cookies”). If you are primarily concerned about third party cookies generated by advertisers, you may be able to turn these off by going to the Your Online Choices or by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative’s Opt-out page, where you may be able to control third party online advertising. Please note that there are more networks listed on those sites than we may use as part of our Site. If you would like to find out more about cookies and their use on the internet, you may find the following links useful:
Please note that if you disable your web browser’s ability to accept cookies, you will be able to navigate through parts of our Site, but you may not be able to successfully use all of the features of our Site.Analytics Site
We may use certain third party analytics services to improve the functionality, features, or delivery of our Site. We may also use these analytics services to record mouse clicks, mouse movements, scrolling activity, as well as any text that you type into our Site. For example, we may use Google Analytics on our Site to track user trends and usage. For more information on Google Analytics’ processing of Personal Information as it relates to our Site, please see http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/. By using a browser plugin provided by Google, you can opt out of Google Analytics.
- The Purposes For Which We Use Personal Information
If you submit or we collect Personal Information through our Site, then such Personal Information may be used to:
- Provide, analyze, administer, and improve our Site and related services;
- Contact you in connection with our Site and in connection with certain other services;
- Send you updates and promotional materials that you have registered for;
- Personalize your Site experience;
- Investigate and address fraud;
- Create trend and preference information based on your use of the Site;
- Protect our rights, our property, or the rights of third parties;
- Ensure the technical functionality and security of our Site; and
- Any other lawful purpose.
- How We Disclose Personal Information
To better serve you and improve our Site, we may conduct research utilizing certain anonymized Personal Information in statistical form. This research may be compiled and analyzed on an aggregate basis, and we may share this de-identified or aggregated information with our affiliates and third parties with whom we do business. This de-identified or aggregate information does not identify a user personally. We may also disclose de-identified or aggregated information in order to describe our Site to current and prospective third parties with whom we conduct business and to other third parties for other lawful purposes.Third Parties with Whom We Conduct Business
We may conduct business with certain third parties to jointly or otherwise offer products or services. For example, we may partner with certain professional providers to jointly market our Site to you. In such cases, we may share Personal Information collected in connection with your expression of interest with these third parties with whom we conduct business. A further example is that we may license to a third party operation of an e-commerce and/or other site. We do not control these third parties’ use of Personal Information we collect, and their use of the Personal Information will be in accordance with their own privacy notices or privacy policies.In the Event of License, Merger, Sale, or Change of Control
We may disclose Personal Information if we have a good faith belief that disclosure of such information is helpful or reasonably necessary to: (i) comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request; (ii) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud or security issues; or (iii) protect against harm to the rights, property or safety of our business, our users, or the public.
- Your Choices
If you have questions regarding the Personal Information collected via our Site, you may submit an inquiry to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will use commercially reasonable efforts to respond in a timely manner in accordance with applicable law. You may choose not to receive future promotional or advertising emails from us by selecting an unsubscribe link at the bottom of each email that you receive from us, or by responding to the emails directly and requesting removal if such a link is not available. Additionally, you may send a request specifying your communications preferences to email@example.com. Please note that even if you opt out of receiving the foregoing emails, you cannot opt out of receiving transactional emails related to our Site.
- International Users
- Retention of Personal Information
- Data Security
The security of Personal Information is important to us. We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the Personal Information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. However, no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect Personal Information, we cannot guarantee the absolute security of Personal Information or our Site.
- Children's Privacy
We do not target children and do not knowingly collect any Personal Information from children under the age of thirteen (13). When a user discloses Personal Information on our Site, the user is representing to us that he or she is at least thirteen (13) years of age.
- Your California Privacy Rights
If you are a California resident, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits you to request information regarding our disclosure of Personal Information about you to third parties for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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