Collection of Personal Data
Personal data is information that identifies you or can be used to identify or contact you, such as your name, e-mail address, postal address, or phone number (“Personal Data”). Our Website may collect Personal Data from you when you enroll in, subscribe to or agree to purchase any of our paid goods and services, or register for news alerts on the Our Website. In addition to information collected during registration, enrollment, subscription or purchase, Our Website may collect Personal Data knowingly provided by you in e-mails to the Our Website, online forms, order and registration forms, surveys, polls, sweepstakes, and contest entries. Providing this information is always at your option, although your failure to provide Personal Data in such instances may limit your ability to use such features of the Our Website.
Collection of Monitoring Data and Use of Tracking Tools
In addition to Personal Data, Our Website and service providers it engages may collect and/or track information that by itself is not used to identify you personally or to contact you, such as demographic information, domain names, computer type, browser types, screen resolution, and other anonymous statistical data involving the use of the Our Website (“Monitoring Data”). We use Monitoring Data to help us understand who uses the Our Website and to improve Our Website’s websites.
Use and Sharing of Data Collected
Our Website may use Personal Data and Monitoring Data it collects for editorial and feedback purposes, marketing and promotion, statistical analysis of users’ behavior, product development, delivering products and services, providing customer support, customizing and improving the content and layout of the Our Website, completing business transactions, administering individual accounts and meeting government regulatory requirements such as sales tax collection. Monitoring Data may be used for internal or external purposes such as researching and identifying market segments and needs.
Our Website may share your Personal Data and other data collected with service providers, affiliates, and subsidiaries in connection with the services we provide.
Our Website may disclose your Personal Data to unaffiliated third parties if we believe in good faith that such disclosure is necessary (a) to comply with applicable laws, rules, or regulations, or to preserve Our Website’s legal rights in the Our Websitef content, whether the same arises from contract or through force of law; (b) to provide you with any services, information, special offers, promotions or products you requested or consented to and to allow us to perform other activities related to such services and products; or (c) to operate these Our Website and other of Our Website’s systems properly. Our Website may also share your Personal Data with a sponsor or other third party that is interested in serving you (“Third-Party Providers”). You may instruct us at any time not to share your Personal Data with such Third-Party Providers by contacting us in the manner provided under “Your Choices Regarding Personal Data Collection and Use”.
Our Website is not responsible for any further use or disclosure of your Personal Data by Third-Party Providers; such use or disclosure is governed by the Third-Party Providers’ privacy policies.
Your Choices Regarding Personal Data Collection and Use
You may choose to receive promotional correspondence from Our Website and its marketing partners by checking the appropriate box when you register or by contacting Our Website via email at . Our Website will not share any Personal Data with a third party without giving you the opportunity to choose to share such Data. You may modify, correct, change or update Personal Data that Our Website has collected via the Our Website or request that your Personal Data be removed from Our Website’s database by contacting Our Website via the telephone number indicated below. If you have purchased products, including subscriptions, from us in the past, you may also request that your Personal Data be removed from Our Website’s database by contacting Our Website via e-mail at [email protected] Website.com, in addition to contacting us by phone at . In any instance, our removal of such information may require you to register again with Our Website in the event you later wish full access to the Our Website.
You should be aware that it may not be technologically possible to remove or verify each and every record of information you have provided to us from our system. The need to back-up our systems to protect information from inadvertent loss means that a copy of your Personal Data may exist in archived systems. However, promptly after receiving your request, all Personal Data stored in databases we actively use and other readily searchable media will be updated, corrected, changed, deleted or confirmed to you, as appropriate, as soon as reasonably practicable.
The Our Website may contain links to other websites maintained by third parties (“Other Sites”), either as a hyperlink or through a direct data feed accessed by you. Our Website does not endorse, and is not responsible for, the privacy practices or the content of these websites. You should review the applicable privacy policies in connection with your use of such third party websites.
Our Website has established reasonable precautions to protect collected Personal Data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction, which include contractual, administrative, physical, and technical steps. Technical measures include use of firewall protection and encryption technology where appropriate. Although Our Website takes reasonable precautions to assess the reliability of such technology, it relies on the statements of the vendors of those products and services as part of its security evaluation. BY USING THE OUR WEBSITE, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND CONSENT TO THE FACT THAT OUR WEBSITE SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR FAILURES OF SUCH PRODUCTS AND SERVICES AND THAT YOU SHALL HAVE RECOURSE SOLELY AGAINST THE MANUFACTURERS OR VENDORS THEREOF. Please note that while Our Website has endeavored to create secure and reliable sites and mobile application(s) for users, the confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted to/from Our Website or the Our Website or via e-mail cannot be guaranteed.