When registering or purchasing on our website, if applicable, you may be asked to enter your email address or other details to assist with your browsing and customer experience.
We collect information from you when you register on our site, subscribe to a newsletter, fill out a form, open a support ticket from support, or enter information on our website.
We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, navigate the website or use certain other site features in the following ways:
We do not use vulnerability analysis and / or PCI standards analysis. We only provide articles and information. We never ask for credit card numbers.
We use standard malware scans. Your personal information is contained on secure networks and is only accessible by a limited number of people with specific access rights specific to these systems and who are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive / current borrowing and credit information that you provide is encrypted by Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. We implement various security measures when a user enters, submits or accesses his information to maintain the security of your personal data. All transactions are processed through a network service provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.
We use "cookies" to:
You can choose to have your computer notify you each time a cookie is sent, or you can choose to disable all cookies. You can do this through your browser settings. Each browser is a little different, so check your browser's help menu to learn how to change the cookie settings correctly.
Disabling "cookies" by users in their browsers: If you disable "cookies" in your browser, some of the features that make your experience on the Site more efficient may not function properly.
We do not sell, trade or otherwise transfer your personally identifiable information to third parties unless we first inform users. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties that assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also disclose information when release is necessary to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect our own or others' rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifying information about visitors may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
From time to time, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nevertheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and will receive and process any feedback about these sites.
Google's advertising requirements can be summarized by the Google Advertising Guidelines. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. More information is available from Google.
We use "Google AdSense Advertising" on our website.
We have implemented the following:
Reports on demographics and interests.
We, as well as third party providers such as Google, use proprietary "cookies" (such as Google Analytics "cookies") and third party "cookies" (such as DoubleClick "cookies") or other third party identification devices to compile data about user interactions with ad impressions and other advertising service features related to our website.
Users can set preferences on how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad settings page. You can also unsubscribe by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative's opt-out page or by using the Google Unsubscribe Browser Add-on.
We honor Do Not Track signals and do not track, store cookies or use advertising when a Do Not Track browser mechanism is in place.
It is also important to note that we allow third party behavioural monitoring COPPA (pact for the protection of children's privacy on the internet).
When it comes to collecting personal information from children under the age of 13, the Child Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts the parents under control. The Federal Trade Commission, the US consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA rule that explains what website operators and online services should do to protect the privacy and safety of children online. We do not allow third-parties, including network or online advertisements, to collect personally identifiable information from children under 13 years?
The principles of fair information practices are the backbone of privacy rights and the concepts they contain have played an important role in the development of data protection laws around the world. Understanding the principles of fair information practices and how they should be implemented is essential to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.
In order to comply with fair information practices, we will take the following steps in the event of a data breach:
CAN-SPAM is a law that sets the rules for commercial e-mail, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have e-mail stopped, and sets out tough penalties for violations.
We collect your email address in order to:
In order to comply with the CAN-SPAM Act, we agree to the following:
If at any time you wish to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can email us at [email protected] and/or follow the instructions at the bottom of each of our emails and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.