The type of information we may ask for and how we might use this information.
When you visit our website, we may collect personal information from you (such as your name, email address, phone number, or zip code) which you can voluntarily provide to us. Depending on the context of how your information was provided, we will use this information to communicate with you about our services and/or to provide you with other information or materials that you request. In addition, we may use this information to customize your website experience, and/or to improve our service offerings.
The following are some circumstances where we might ask for personal information from our website users:
- To analyze site usage and enhance our website experience
- To deliver administrative notices, alerts, and communications relevant to your use of our website and services
- To fulfill website user requests
- For market research, project planning, or website troubleshooting
- For detecting and protecting against error, fraud, or other criminal activity
- For third-party contractors that are bound by their own privacy restrictions
Your participation in any of these activities (and, therefore, your providing personal information) is entirely voluntary. We may use the information you provide to respond to your questions or comments, to administer our website, to fulfill your request or order, to provide you with a customized interactive experience, or to otherwise provide or improve our products and services. Based on the information you provide, we also may obtain additional information about you, such as U.S. Postal Service address change data or demographic information, from commercially available sources.
Advertising and data cookies we may use.
Our website enables sites and other service providers to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information about your browsing history. We may employ cookie technology, web beacons, transparent GIF images, and similar devices to facilitate website administration and navigation, to better understand and improve the effectiveness of our site, and to provide an enhanced online experience for our visitors. These cookies are used to understand and save your preferences for future visits, keep track of advertisements and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future. These may also be used on our behalf by third parties managing our advertising on other websites to enable us to learn which advertisements bring visitors to our websites and to otherwise improve our online presence.
Cookies themselves do not contain personal information, although they will enable us to relate your use of this site to information that you have specifically and knowingly provided. However, the only personal information a cookie can contain is information you supply yourself. A cookie can’t read data off your hard disk or read cookie files created by other sites. If you choose to disable cookies, customized features of our website may not function.
Your information might be shared with trusted partners.
We may share anonymous information about you with our third-party marketing partners and other unaffiliated companies. These third parties may be involved in administering or supplementing our databases or technologies and will need to have access to your personal information in order to do so. For example, we may retain a third party to verify the accuracy of information within our databases or to gather additional information about individuals within our databases from commercially available sources.
Links to other sites.
User-generated content and public profile features.
Our website may, from time to time, contain interactive areas where website users might submit comments or other content (including information about the user that might be displayed in the user’s public profile within an online community) that may be posted on the website or otherwise published. Users who do this should be aware that when they voluntarily disclose personal information (name, email address, etc.) in content submitted for posting or publication, the information can be read and used by others. This may result in unsolicited messages from other posters or parties. We make no representations and undertake no obligations as to the security or use of information you voluntarily include when submitting content.
Children’s privacy protection.
Our website is not directed to children and we will never knowingly request information from children under 18 at this website. We recommend that parents monitor their children’s internet activities and learn and employ software or other tools which can help their children enjoy the fun and entertainment of an on-line experience without compromising their personal safety or allowing them to use the internet in a manner inconsistent with their parents’ preferences.
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