Information We Collect
When you use our Site, we may collect and use personally identifiable information about you, as well as other information. “Personally identifiable information” includes your name, email address, telephone number, mailing address, and other similar information that can be used to identify you. More specifically, when you use our Site, we may collect and store information like, but not limited to name, email address, and phone number.
We may process your personal data on the basis of:
- our legitimate interests, such as our interest in marketing and selling our Services;
- sending information at your request;
- protecting our rights or our property;
- for recruiting and human resources administration purposes;
- the need to comply with the law; or
- any other ground, as required or permitted by law.
Consent and Use of Your Information
Use of Personal Information
- respond to any requests you may have;
- notify you about changes to the Site; or
- improve your browsing experience by personalizing the Site.
To serve you better, we may combine information you give us with publicly available information and information we receive from or cross-reference with others. We use that combined information to enhance and personalize the Site experience of you and others with us, to communicate with you about our services that may be of interest to you, and for other promotional purposes.
Use of Tracking Technologies
We may use technologies such as cookies or session storage to collect and store information when you visit the Site.
When you visit any website, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. Cookies are small text files that are transferred to your computer's hard disk by a website. This information might be about you, your preferences, or your device and is typically used to make the site work as you expect it. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalized web experience.
These cookies are necessary for the Site to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but if you do so, some parts of the Site will not work. These cookies do not store any personal information.
These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our Site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the Site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our Site, and will not be able to monitor its performance.
These cookies enable the Site to provide enhanced functionality and personalization. They may be set by us or by third-party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies, some or all of these services may not function properly.
These cookies may be set through our Site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant ads on other sites. They do not store directly personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.
Social Media Cookies
These cookies are set by a range of social media services that we may have added to the Site to enable you to share our content with your friends and social or professional networks. They are capable of tracking your browser across other sites and building up a profile of your interests. This may impact the content and messages you see on other websites you visit. If you do not allow these cookies, you may not be able to use or see these sharing tools.
Note that your browser settings may allow you to automatically transmit a “Do Not Track” signal to sites and online services you visit. There is no consensus among industry participants as to what “Do Not Track” means in this context. Like many websites and online services, we currently do not alter our practices when we receive a “Do Not Track” signal from a visitor’s browser. To find out more about “Do Not Track,” you may wish to visit http://www.allaboutdnt.com.
The security of your personal information is very important to us. We maintain commercially reasonable security safeguards that are designed to protect the Personal Information we collect against unauthorized use, disclosure, alteration or destruction. Notwithstanding the steps we have taken to protect your information, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to protect your information, our Site cannot guarantee or warrant that your Personal Information is under absolute security with the existing security technology.
Sharing Your Information
We may share your personal information with trusted third parties, including service providers under contract who help with our business operations.
We may also share aggregated non-identifiable information about our general readership with third parties in order to help market our products and develop new vendor and customer relationships.
Other Circumstances: We may disclose your personal information to third parties if we are involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of any or all of our business and/or our assets to a third party, or if we have a good faith belief that disclosure is necessary to:
- comply with applicable laws, regulations, legal process (such as a subpoena), or enforceable government request;
Third-Party Websites and Social Media Features
Our Site may contain links to other sites, including those of third parties or business partners. While we seek to link only to sites that share our high standards and respect for privacy, we cannot be responsible for the privacy practices other websites use. By accessing other third-party websites or applications through our Site, you are consenting to the terms and privacy policies of those websites. It is possible that other parties may collect personally identifiable information about your online activities over time and across different websites when you use our Site.
Review and Correction of Your Information
You may review and edit the information we collected about you at any time by contacting us with your request.
California Privacy Rights
California law allows California residents to ask companies with whom they have an established business relationship to provide certain information about the companies’ sharing of personal information with third parties for direct marketing purposes. We do not share any California consumer personal information with third parties for marketing purposes without consent.
California customers who wish to request further information about our compliance with this law or have questions or concerns about our privacy practices may contact us using the contact information set forth below.
Users Only of Legal Age of Majority
We do not knowingly collect the personal data of children under the age of 18 in the context of our sales & marketing systems. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child without parental consent, we will promptly take steps to delete that information.
Where Your Data is Stored
The Site is intended for users in the United States. Your information will be stored and processed in the United States for statistical purposes and analysis. If you use our Site outside of the United States, please be aware that the United States may have different laws, regulations, and standards regarding data privacy from those in your own country.
Changes to This Policy