Privacy Policy

Effective 1/17/2009

Our Commitment to Privacy

Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy, we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our homepage and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested. Please contact us for any questions regarding our privacy policy.

Website Membership and Eligibility

You must be thirteen (13) years of age or older to participate and/or be a member and receive membership benefits of our website. For all contests, and/or special events, you must meet the minimum age requirements of the contest. You agree to provide accurate and current information about yourself. Your eligibility to use our website or its services will be canceled without notice if at any time we discover that you provide false information. We may retain your personal information for an indefinite amount of time to preserve our database and to comply with various federal and state laws.

The Information We Collect

This notice applies to all information collected on or submitted to Throughout, we collect information about you via Google Analytics. This non-personal information does not reveal a visitor’s personal identity. You may access Google’s Privacy Policy to read about what information Google collects from you. Your use of our website demonstrates your agreement to allow us to use and access the content collected on our website via Google Analytics. On some pages, you may choose to submit information to us. In these forms, we may require that you provide us with personal information to become eligible for contests or special features on our website. We may also request various demographic information, such as the job industry you belong to, your gender, your race, your level of education, your family income, and your consumer interests in this regard.

Third Party Vendors

For your convenience, we may provide services through third-party vendors. These companies may fulfill some of the transactions that may originate on our website. If you choose to use these third-party vendors, we are not responsible for the collection, use and disclosure practices these third-party vendors conduct to collect your information.

How We Use Your Information

The personal information collected by our website may be shared with our promotional partners and sponsors for marketing purposes and special events. We also use non-personal information to better design our website and to share with advertisers. We may share your personal information with sponsors, affiliates, or advertisers assisting with promotions or sponsorships.

Third Party Cookies

In serving advertisements to our website, or our third-party advertisers may place a unique cookie on your browser.

How Advertisers/Sponsors Collect Your Information

We use various third-party services to serve ads to you. These services may collect and use non-personal information about you and may also combine this information with other data in order to provide advertisements. We may share non-personal information about you with our advertisers. Our website may post advertising, links to the websites of affiliates, or of advertisers or sponsors. We are not responsible for the way in which our affiliates, advertisers and sponsors collect your information outside of our website.

Third Party Advertising

The ads on our website are delivered to you by various third-party services. Non-personal information is collected by these services to serve ads to you.

Privacy Concerns for Children

Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our website from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13. If a parent or guardian discovers that a child under thirteen (13) has registered on this site by using false information, we will immediately cancel the child’s membership and delete the child’s information from our database.

Correcting/Accessing Your Information

You can access all your personally identifiable information that we collect and maintain by contacting us and requesting that we provide you this information from our database, or by logging into your profile on our website and changing this information yourself. To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.

Changes in the Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy at any time, without prior notification to our visitors.