COLLECTION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
The Company collects personally identifiable information during the optional registration and ad placement processes, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. The Company also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your postal code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favourites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by the Company. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by The Company for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Company website.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through the Company public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: The Company does not read any of your private online communications.
The Company encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from the Company website so that you can understand how those web ites collect, use and share your information. The Company is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Company website and the Company family of websites.
USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
The Company collects and uses your personal information to operate the Company website and deliver the services you have requested. The Company also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from the Company and its affiliates. The Company may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
The Company does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. The Company may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, The Company may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to the Company, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
The Company does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
The Company keeps track of the websites and pages our customers visit within the Company website, in order to determine what services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customised content and advertising within the Company website to customers whose behaviour indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
The Company websites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on The Company or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of the Company; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of the Company website, or the public.