Children Under the Age Of 13
The Website is not intended for children under 13 years of age. No one under age 13 may provide any information to or on the Website. The Company does not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on this Website or on or through any of its features, register on the Website, make any purchases through the Website, use any of the interactive or public comment features of this Website, or provide any information about yourself to the Company, including your name, address, telephone number, email address, or any screen name or user name you may use. If the Company learns it has collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, it will delete that information. If you believe the Company might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact the Company at firstname.lastname@example.org
Information Collected About You
When you access the Website, the Company will learn certain information about you during your visit. Information You Provide. The Website provides various places for users to provide information. The Company collects information that users provide by filling out forms on the Website, communicating with the Company via contact forms, responding to surveys, search queries using the search feature, providing comments or other feedback, and providing information when ordering a product or service via the Website. The Company uses information you provide to it to deliver the requested product and/or service, to improve overall performance, and to provide you with offers, promotions, and information. Information Collected Through Automatic Data Collection Technology. As you navigate through the Website, the Company may use automatic data collection technologies including Google Analytics to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions, and patterns. This will generally include information about your location, your traffic pattern through the website, and any communications between your computer and the Website. Among other things, the Company will collect data about the type of computer you use, your Internet connection, your IP address, your operating system, and your browser type. The information the Company collects automatically is used for statistical data and will not include personal information. The Company uses this data to improve its Website and service offerings. To the extent that you voluntarily provide personal information to the Company, its systems will associate the automatically collected information with your personal information.
Like other commercial websites, this website utilizes a standard technology called “cookies” and server logs to collect information about how the site is used. Information gathered through cookies and server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at the site, and the websites visited just before and just after this site, as well as your IP address. A cookie is a very small text document, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier. When you visit a website, that site’s computer asks your computer for permission to store this file in a part of your hard drive specifically designated for cookies. Each website can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser’s preferences allow it, but (to protect your privacy) your browser only permits a website to access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other sites. The Company reserves the right to use technological equivalents of cookies, including social media pixels. These pixels allow social media sites to track visitors to outside websites to tailor advertising messages users see while visiting that social media website. The Company reserves the right to use these pixels in compliance with the policies of the various social media sites.
If you choose to correspond with the Company through email, the Company may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and responses. The Company provides the same protections for these electronic communications that it employs in the maintenance of information received online, mail, and telephone. This also applies when you register for the Website, sign up through any of its forms using your email address, or make a purchase on this site. For further information see the email policies below.
The Company is committed to keeping your email address confidential. The Company does not sell, rent, or lease its subscription lists to third parties, and will not disclose your email address to any third parties except as allowed in the section titled Disclosure of Your Information. The Company will maintain the information you send via email in accordance with applicable federal law. In compliance with the CAN-SPAM Act, all emails sent from the Company will clearly state who the email is from and provide clear information on how to contact the Company. In addition, all email messages will also contain concise information on how to remove yourself from the mailing list so that you receive no further email communication from the Company. The Company emails provide users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from the Company and its partners by reading the unsubscribe instructions located at the bottom of any email they receive from the Company at any time. Users who no longer wish to receive the free newsletter or promotional materials may opt-out of receiving these communications by clicking on the unsubscribe link in the email.
How and Why the Company Collects Information
The Company collects your information to record and support your participation in the activities you select. If you register to download a book or resources, sign up for the free newsletter, and/or purchase a product from the Company, the Company collects your information. The Company uses this information to track your preferences and to keep you informed about the products and services you have selected to receive and any related products and/or services. As a visitor to this Website, you can engage in most activities without providing any personal information. It is only when you seek to download resources and/or register for services that you are required to provide information.
If you are outside the European Union and opt to receive any free resources, participate in any free training programs, register for a webinar, register for a live event, register for a seminar, or purchase any products sold by the Company on this Website, the Company will automatically enroll you to receive the free email newsletter. If you do not wish to receive this newsletter, you can unsubscribe anytime. The Company includes an “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of every email it sends. If you ever have trouble unsubscribing, you can send an email to email@example.com requesting to unsubscribe from future emails. If you are in the European Union and opt to receive any free resources, participate in any free training programs, register for a webinar, register for a live event, register for a seminar, or purchase any products sold by the Company on this Website, the Company will only enroll you to receive the free email newsletter if you affirmatively consent to it. If you do not wish to receive this newsletter, you can unsubscribe anytime. The Company includes an “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of every email it sends. If you ever have trouble unsubscribing, you can send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org requesting to unsubscribe from future emails.
How Does the Company Use the Information That You Provide to It?
The Company uses personal information for purposes of presenting the Website and its contents to you, providing you with information, providing you with offers for products and services, providing you with information about your subscriptions and products, carrying out any contract between you and the Company, administering the Company’s business activities, providing customer service, and making available other items and services to its clients, customers, and prospective clients and customers. From time-to-time, the Company may use the information you provide to it to make you offers to purchase products and services provided by third parties in exchange for a commission to be paid to the Company by such third parties. Should you opt to take part in such promotions, the third parties will receive your information. From time-to-time, the Company may use the information you provide to it to display advertisements to you that are tailored to your personal characteristics, interests, and activities.
Disclosure of Your Information
Generally, the Company does not sell, rent, lease, or otherwise transfer any information collected whether automatically or through your voluntary action. The Company may disclose your personal information to its subsidiaries, affiliates, and service providers for the purpose of providing its services to you. The Company may disclose your personal information to a third party, including an attorney or collection agency, when necessary to enforce its terms of service or any other agreement between you and the Company. The Company may provide your information to any successor in interest in the event of a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution, or other sale or transfer of some or all of the business. The Company may disclose information when legally compelled to do so, in other words, when the Company, in good faith, believes that the law requires it, or for the protection of its legal rights, or when compelled by a court or other governmental entity to do so.
How Does the Company Protect Your Information and Secure Information Transmissions
The Company employs commercially reasonable methods to ensure the security of the information you provide to it and the information it collects automatically. This includes using standard security protocols and working only with reputable third-party vendors. Email is not recognized as a secure medium of communication. For this reason, the Company requests that you do not send private information to it by email. However, doing so is allowed, but at your own risk. Some of the information you may enter on the Website may be transmitted securely via a secure medium known as Secure Sockets Layer, or SSL. Credit card information and other sensitive information is never transmitted via email. The Company may use software programs to create summary statistics, which are used for such purposes as assessing the number of visitors to the different sections of the Website, what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas. For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, the Company uses software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.
Visitors’ GDPR Rights
If you are within the European Union, you are entitled to certain information and have certain rights under the General Data Protection Regulation. Those rights include: The Company will retain the information you choose to provide to it until the earlier of: (a) you asking the Company to delete the information, (b) the Company decision to cease using its existing data providers, or (c) the Company decision that the value in retaining the data is outweighed by the costs of retaining it. You have the right to request access to your data that the Company stores and the rights to either rectify or erase your personal data. You have the right to seek restrictions on the processing of your data. You have the right to object to the processing of your data and the right to the portability of your data. To the extent that you provided consent to the Company processing of your personal data, you have the right to withdraw that consent at any time, without affecting the lawfulness of processing based upon consent that occurred prior to your withdrawal of consent. You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority that has jurisdiction over issues related to the General Data Protection Regulation. The Company requires only the information that is reasonably required to enter into a contract with you. The Company will not require you to provide consent for any unnecessary processing as a condition of entering into a contract with it.