We will only collect information from you where it is necessary for us to do so and if it is relevant to our dealings with you. Your information will only be stored and kept for as long as we are required by law or if it is still relevant to your transactions with us.
Your trust and confidence in our website is very important for us and we will do every possible means to secure and protect your personal information. We want our relationship with our readers and subscribers to be built in trust and confidence. Protecting your personal information is the first step in gaining your trust.
You have an option to visit our website and browse without having to provide any personal details. When your visit our website as an anonymous user, at no time can we identify you. The only time we will be able to identify you is when you log in using your username and password.
When you create an account with us or subscribe to our newsletter, the only information we collect from you are:
- Email Address
- Date of Birth
We will only collect your personal information if you voluntarily submit the information to us by filling out the online registration form. You may choose to withdraw your consent to our use of your personal information; however, we may not be able to provide you full access to our website and services.
You may access your account and update your personal information at any time by logging in to your account and updating your details online. In any case that you have forgotten your username or password, you may reset your account by following the steps on how to reset it. The Logon page has a Forgot username/password link. By clicking on the link, you will be prompted to enter your email address and we will send you a link where you can reset your password.
Use and Disclosure of Personal Information
We may use your personal information for the following purposes:
- To provide and administer your account with us
- To facilitate your use and access to our website
- To identify visitors of our website
- To carry out our research on our users’ demographics and behavior
- To provide our website subscribers information which we think may find useful
When you register with us or provide us with your personal information, we will also use your personal information to send you newsletters, marketing and promotional materials about our products and services or our third party partners or related companies.
You can unsubscribe from receiving marketing materials from us at any time. We provide an option for you to unsubscribe at the bottom part of every email we send. You may also opt out of our mailing list by logging into your account online and customizing your mailing preferences.
In some circumstances, we may be required to disclose your personal information to authorities. The disclosure may be necessary if there are grounds to believe that it will prevent a threat to life or health. Disclosure of personal information may also be required for law enforcement purposes or for legal and regulatory requests.
You may communicate your objection to our continual use and disclosure of your personal information for any purposes. Please send us an email at email@example.com if you have any concern regarding your privacy and use of your personal information.
Security of your Personal Information
We ensure that your personal information will be kept secured and protected. We protect your personal information by restricting access to personal information. We use and maintain technology products that prevent unauthorized computer access. We also securely destroy your information when it is no longer legal or necessary for us to store.
Your username and password is the key to your account. Please use alphanumeric and special characters for your username and password. Avoid using your name as your username as it is easy to predict.
Make sure not to share your log on details with anyone. When you use a shared computer to access your account, make sure that you log off your account and close the browser.
If you believe that your privacy has been breached or if you suspect any unauthorized access to your account, let us know immediately by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Collection of Non-Personal Information
When you visit our website, we will automatically record the information that your browser will send us. The data will include the IP address of your computer, the type of browser that you are using, the webpage that you were browsing before you visited our website, the services and pages you check on our website, the time you spent on those pages, the items and information you searched for, the access times and dates and other statistics.
Threats to Online Security
Spam, spyware, malwares and computer viruses are not allowed on the website. We take all precautionary measures to keep our website free from spam, spyware and other threats to online security. If you would like to report any suspicious messages, please contact us so we can take immediate action.