Last Revised: April 2009
Our privacy statement as set forth below is written so that you can understand exactly what we do and do not do with your information. While we will generally do not share information that may be used to identify you, we do expect our policy statement will change as new ways to protect your confidentiality and new uses for information emerge.
The Site reserves the right to revise, amend, or modify these Terms
of Service and our other policies, guidelines, and rules at any time and in
any manner. Modifications shall become effective immediately upon posting on the Site. Your continued use of the Site after amendments are posted constitutes an acknowledgement and acceptance of the Terms of Service as modified. You should periodically check this web page for any modifications regarding these Terms of Service by re-visiting this web page and using the refresh button on your browser. You should note the
date of last revision to this page, which appears at the top of this
page. If the last revised date remains unchanged, after you have
clicked the refresh button on his/her browser, you may presume that
no changes have been made since the last reading of the document. A
changed last revised date indicates that this document has been
updated or edited, and the updated or edited version supersedes any
The registration form on our site may require users to provide personal information such as your name, e-mail address, physical address, and more, as well as contact information to receive correspondance such as a newsletter. To view the full list of information collected during the registration please visit a registration page.
We use the e-mail address from the registration form to send you information about the Site, POA, and promotional material from some of our partners, sweepstakes, or contests. The e-mail address information is also used to contact you when necessary. You may opt to decline the reception of promotional material. Accompanying promotional material may be a request for you to provide personal information including name, email address or home address or to answer questions in order to participate. We may transfer personal information to those from whom you have explicitly requested to receive information.
Each site you visit through us will have their own collection and privacy policies. While we are not responsible for the acts of our partners, we encourage all of our Partners to adopt privacy policies that protect against the disclosure of personally identifiable parties to third persons.
The Site may collect information about your visit, including the pages you view, the links you click, and other actions taken in connection with the Site. The Site may also log non-personally-identifiable information including IP address, profile information, aggregate user data, aggregate sales data, and browser type, from users and visitors to the site. This data is used to manage the website, track usage and improve the services. This non-personally-identifiable information may be shared with third-parties to provide more relevant services and advertisements to members. User IP addresses may be recorded for security and monitoring purposes.
We may occasionally hire other companies to provide limited services on behalf of the Site, such as handling the processing of delivery of mailings, providing customer support, hosting websites, processing transactions, or performing statistical analysis of our services. Those companies will be permitted to obtain only the personal information they need to deliver the service. They are required to maintain the confidentiality of the information and are prohibited from using it for any other purpose.
Registration and Account Set Up
If you register for the Site, you will be asked to provide certain basic contact Information. After this is entered we will establish your account. You will be given the opportunity to provide additional Contact Information once your account is established.
If you contact the Site either via e-mail, telephone or letter, we may keep a record of the correspondence.
Third Party Advertising
Blogs and Chats
Whenever you voluntarily post information to blogs, message boards, chat rooms or other public forums, you should be aware that any information you share is visible to others and that information can be accessed by the public and used by any member of the public. Such use is beyond the control of the Site. Personally identifiable information you submit to one of these forums can be read, collected, or used by other individuals to send you unsolicited messages. The Site is not responsible for the personally identifiable information you choose to submit in these forums.
Correcting/Updating or Removing Information
You may modify or remove any of your personal information at any time by logging into your account and accessing features that will allow you to edit your information.
The Site’s member accounts are secured by member-created passwords and precautions are taken to insure that member account information is kept private. We use reasonable measures to protect member information that is stored within our database, and we restrict access to member information to those employees who need access to perform their job functions. Please note that we cannot guarantee the security of member account information. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors may compromise the security of member information at any time.
Sharing and Disclosure of Collected Information
Except as otherwise described in this privacy statement, the Site will not disclose personal information to any third party unless we believe that disclosure is necessary:
(1) to conform to legal requirements or to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other legal process;
(3) to protect the safety of members of the public and users of the service.
The Site reserves the right to transfer personal information to a successor in interest that acquires rights to that information as a result of the sale of the Site or Merger or substantially all of either’s assets to that successor in interest.
Contacting the Web Site
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, please contact us at:
The information contained in this web site is subject to change without notice.
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