know that you are concerned how information about you is used and shared.
or by otherwise interacting with our website, you agree to accept the
'Our website' means all websites owned and/or developped by our company.
'Website' in singular or plural form, means all websites owned and/or
developped by us.
What information does you collect?
Information you give us: We receive and store any information you enter
on our websites or give us in any other way, such as by telephone or by
electronic mail. This information includes your full name, mailing address,
phone number, email address, and, where provided, your facsimile number.
We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact
with us. For example, our servers track the type of web browser you are
using, and the page to which you link from. We collect this information
to better develop a sense of what services our customer’s need and
not to track your individual usage patterns.
Is this information shared?
If you have opted-into receiving information about products and services
provided by our partners and affiliates, we will share your name, address,
phone number, email address, in addition to information provided by you
in response to our opt-in survey, so that our partners and affiliates
may contact you regarding the products and services in which you have
Except as set out in this Privacy Notice, you will receive notice when
personal information about you might go to third parties, and you will
have an opportunity to choose not to have us share that information. We
share personal information as described below:
We engage other companies and individuals to perform functions on our
behalf. Examples include providing marketing assistance, providing customer
services, sending postal mail and email to you, removing repetitive information
from customer lists, and analyzing data. These persons have access to
personal information needed to perform their functions.
We engage other companies and individuals to perform enhanced services
on our behalf. For example, to provide free electronic mail services or
to provide digital certificates to our customers. In addition, certain
of enhanced services require that we contact Internet directories and
various search engines on your behalf. Many of our service providers have
access to personal information needed to perform their services.
As we continue to develop our business, we might sell or buy businesses
or their assets. In such transactions, customer information generally
is one of the transferred business assets. Also, if all or substantially
all of our assets were ever to be acquired, customer information will
of course be one of the transferred assets.
Protection of our website and others
We release account and other personal information when we believe release
is appropriate to comply with law; enforce or apply our Services Agreement
and other agreements; or protect the rights, property, or safety of our
website, our users, or others. This includes exchanging information with
other companies and organizations for fraud protection and credit risk
From time to time, we may use your personal information to contact you
by electronic mail concerning your use of our services. These communications
are intended to inform you of important information regarding your Membership,
or about general services provided by us. If you do not want to receive
email from us regarding service updates, please click the "unsubscribe
link" at the bottom of any email you receive. We will, however, continue
to send you email regarding your account administration and necessary
information, such as renewal information.
How secure is information about me?
We work to protect the security of your information. You can further help
to ensure your security by taking a few simple precautions. For instance,
it is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your
username and password and to your computer. Be sure to sign off when finished
using a shared computer.
What information can I access?
We give you access to certain information about you for the limited purpose
of viewing and, in certain cases, updating that information. To view or
change this information, login to Members Utilities.
Sites other than our website
Although we are committed to protecting your privacy, not all other websites
are as conscientious. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the content
or privacy policies of other websites including those of advertisers to
which it may link and those which link to us. This Privacy Notice applies
only to the information collected by this website. We ask that you review
the privacy policies of every online service you use before submitting
We do not sell services for purchase by children. If you are under 18,
you may use our website only with involvement of a parent or guardian.
Conditions of Use, Notices, and Revisions
If you choose to visit our website, your visit and any dispute over privacy
is subject to this Notice and our Services Agreement. Our business changes
constantly. This Notice and the Services Agreement will change also, and
use of information that we gather now is subject to the Privacy Notice
in effect at the time of use. You should check our website frequently
to see recent changes. We use third-party advertising companies to serve
ads when you visit our website. Our third-party advertising company also
separately places or recognizes a cookie file on your browser in the course
of delivering advertisements to this site. These companies may use information
(not including your name, address, email address or telephone number)
about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements
about goods and services of interest to you.
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