1. Types of Information Collected
Personally Identifying Information. In order for you to access certain Member services and to purchase products that we offer on the Website, we require you to provide us with information that personally identifies you (collectively, "Personal Information"). Personal Information may include: (i) your name, mailing and e-mail addresses (collectively, "Contact Data"); (ii) your account or credit card number (collectively, "Financial Data"); and (iii) your zip code, age and income (collectively, "Demographic Data"). If you communicate with us by email, post messages to any of our chat groups, bulletin boards, or forums, if any, complete online forms, surveys, contest entries, or the like, any information provided in such communication may be collected as Personal Information.
2. Uses of Information Collected
We use Contact Data to send you information about our company, our products and services, promotional material from our partners, or to contact you when necessary concerning your membership. We use your Financial Data to verify your qualifications and to bill you for products and services. We use your Demographic Data to customize and tailor your experience on the Website by displaying content that we think you might be interested in and according to your preferences.
3. Sharing of Personal Information
We will share Demographic Data with advertisers and other third parties for statistical purposes, and only on an anonymous, aggregated basis. We DO NOT share Contact Data or Financial Data of Members with other companies or persons. However, we have no control over any Personal Information you provide to a third party whose website is linked to the Website or to other third parties.
4. User Choice Regarding Collection, Use and Distribution of Personal Information
If you do not wish to receive information and promotional material from us, you may (a) select the appropriate "opt-out" option on the materials or information sent; (b) contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org; or (c) hit the "Reply" button on any email from us, and inform us that you do not wish to receive any information or promotional materials.
5. Confidentiality and Security of Personal Information
6. User Ability to Access, Update and Correct Personal Information
In order to ensure that all of your Personal Information is correct and current, you may at any time visit your personal profile at the Website, and go to the My File icon to make any corrections or changes. Through your personal profile you may: (a) review and update your Personal Information that we have already collected; (b) choose whether or not you wish us to send you information about our company, or promotional material from some of our partners; or (c) choose whether or not you wish us to share some of your Personal Information with third parties.
7. Lost or Stolen Information
You must promptly notify us if your credit card, user name or password is lost, stolen, or used without permission. In such event, we will cancel that credit card number, user name, or password and update our records accordingly.
8. Other Limits to Your Privacy
The Website contains links to advertisers and other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such third-party advertisers and websites. We may also make chat rooms, forums, message boards, and news groups available to you on the Website or from third-party links. Please understand that any information that is disclosed by you directly or indirectly in such areas becomes public information that cannot be controlled by us. We have no control over its use and dissemination and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose any Personal Information in any chat room, forum, message board, or news group.