choices you can make about how the information is collected and used.
What we do with Personally Identifiable information
We collect information through technology to make our website more interesting and
useful to you. For instance, when you come to one of our websites, we collect your
IP address. An IP address is often associated with the portal through which you
enter the Internet, like your ISP (Internet service provider), your company, or
your university. Standing alone, your IP address is not personally identifiable.
At times, we also use IP addresses to collect information regarding the frequency
with which our guests visit various parts of our websites. We may combine this information
sends to your computer while you are viewing the website. We and other companies
websites after logging in, cookies provide information to the website so that the
website will remember who you are. You can choose to have your computer warn you
each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You
do this through your browser (like Firefox or Internet Explorer) settings. Each
browser is a little different, so look at your browser Help menu to learn the correct
way to modify your cookies. If you turn cookies off, you won't have access to many
features that make your web experience smoother, like the features mentioned above,
and some of our services will not function properly. If you turn off the cookies,
some of our services will not function properly and you will not have access to
many of the features that make your web experience smoother.
1. If this was clearly stated at the time of collection or registration and, where
required, if you have given permission for this.
2. If we employ another organization to perform tasks on our behalf - such as hosting
the Site. In this case, the organizations may only use your information to fulfill
this specific task.
3. If we sell our business to another organization or merge with other businesses.
In this case, the buyer will only be able to use your information as set out in
4. If we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary for
legal proceedings. We may also disclose member information when we believe at good
faith that applicable law or regulation requires it.
5. If we use third party processors to administer and process for the purposes notified
or legal advisors) to obtain advice. Any such processing will be governed by an
agreement in the form required by law, preserving any statutory data protection
Our top priority in processing orders through our website is your security. We secure
credit card processing services to ensure that your personal information remains
yours and yours alone. We will handle your private information in a secure and professional
manner - we hold ourselves accountable to our members in good standing with the
Better Business Bureau Online, a supervising organization overseeing the practices
of its affiliates in order to protect consumers.
Our website uses a variety of technical methods for tracking purpose, including
Web beacons. Web beacons are small pieces of data that are embedded in images on
the pages of websites. We also use these technical methods to analyze the traffic
patterns on our websites, such as the frequency with which our users visit various
parts of our websites. These technical methods may involve the transmission of information
either directly to us or to another party authorized by us to collect information
on our behalf. We also use these technical methods in HTML e-mails that we send
our guests to determine whether our guests have opened those e-mails and/or clicked
on links in those e-mails. The information from use of these technical methods may
be collected in a form that is personally identifiable.
You should be aware that when you are on our websites you could be directed to other
websites where the personal information collected is outside the control of our
website. For example, if you click on a banner advertisement the click may take
obtained from you on such website.
We may change this policy and our terms and conditions from time to time and will
your personal information in a way which is incompatible with the information in