Information We Collect
We collect information to provide better services to our users and improve our business:
1. Information you give us or information provided through a social network. For example, some of our services require you to provide information for a contest or award, or link an account through a social network. Examples of the information we collect may include email, name or phone number.
We work with social networks including, but not limited to Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, and LinkedIn. We have access to information you directly provide and information through those social networking services based on your privacy settings on those networks.
2. Information we get from your use of our services. We may collect usage information when you visit different parts of our site or use our applications. We may also automatically collect certain technical information such as device-specific information (such as your hardware model, operating system version, unique device identifiers, and mobile information if you use a mobile device to access the site).
How We Use Information We Collect
We use the information we collect from all of our services and from third parties to provide, maintain, protect and improve our services, to develop new services and offerings and to protect us and our users. We may also use this aggregated and demographic information to offer you tailored content like giving you more relevant search results and ads.
Please keep in mind that comments sections, and other similar areas of our services are public. Any information posted in those areas is viewable and usable by anyone that has access.
Like many other websites, when you use our services or view content provided by us, we make use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks with the sole intention of analyzing trends, manage the site, track users’ navigation around the site, and gather demographic information. Importantly, IP addresses, and other such content are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.
We may combine this automatically collected log information with other information we collect about you. We do this to improve marketing, analytics, and the products and services we offer you.
Links to third party Websites
We include external links for your use and reference. We are not responsible for the privacy policies on these websites. You should be aware that the privacy policies of these sites may differ from our own.
Social Media Widgets
Our website includes social media features, such as the Facebook Like button and Widgets, such as sharing buttons. These features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our site, and may set a cookie to enable the feature to function properly. Social media features and Widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our website. Your interactions with these features are governed by the privacy policies of the companies providing them.
Cookies and Web Beacons
DoubleClick DART Cookie
It is possible to disable cookies, if you wish so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers' respective websites.
Children Under 13
Our website is not directed toward children under 13 and we will not knowingly collect information for any child under the age of 13. If you are the parent of a child under the age of 13 and have a concern regarding your child's information on our website, please let us know.
Enforcement and Dispute Resolution
Changes to this Privacy Statement
Last Revised: 03-16-2016