Last updated February 15, 2017.
Information Collection And Use
While using certain features of our Site, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to your name (“Personal Information”).
Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Site (“Log Data”).
This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.
In addition, we may use third party services, including but not limited to Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyze data on visits and users of the Site. These third parties may have access to information about visitors to our Site, including Personal Information, for the purpose of performing their duties and functions.
Use of Information
We may use your information, including your Personal Information, to provide our services to you and for the following purposes:
- To communicate with you, to respond to your inquiries, and for other customer services purposes;
- To provide information that you have requested to receive from us;
- To tailor the content and information that we may send or display to you, and to otherwise personalize your experiences while using our Site and services;
- To improve our Site and services;
- For research purposes;
- For marketing and advertising purposes; for example, we may send you emails or newsletters about features of our Site, as well as about services, as well as products and services of third parties, that we believe would be of interest to you;
- To better understand how users access and use our Site and services, both on an aggregated and individualized basis.
Affiliates and Non-Affiliated Third Parties.
Like many sites, we use “cookies” to collect information. You may be able to instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Site.
In addition to cookies, we may use web beacons, Flash, and other automated devices to collect information about you when you visit our Site. Specifically, we may collect the following information about your use of our Site via these technologies: your browser type and operating system; web pages you view; links you click; your IP address; your interaction with the Site; length of time you are logged in to our Site; and websites visited before our Site.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. We cannot and do not guarantee that unauthorized access or disclosure, hacking, data loss or other breaches will not occur. Your use of the Site and our services is at your own risk. We urge you to take steps to keep your information safe by keeping password and other information secure. By registering for or using our services or Site, you are responsible for any use of our services or Site accomplished through the use of any password used in connection with such registration or use.
We cannot and do not ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us our our Site and you do so at your own risk.
User Generated Content
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Investigations and Security.
We may release information about you when legally required to do so, at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation, in response to a subpoena or other legal process, or to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing our Site and applicable laws. We may also disclose such user information whenever we believe disclosure is necessary to protect the rights, property or safety of our Site, or any of our respective affiliates, business partners, customers or others.
Special Information for California Consumers
California residents may request a list of all third parties to which we have disclosed certain personal information about you for the third party’s marketing purposes. You may make one request per calendar year. In your request, please attest that you are a California resident and provide a current California address for our response to you.