and use the personal information you provide to us and to assist you in making
informed decisions when using our site and our products and services.
What Information Do We Collect?
When you visit our Web site you may provide us with two types of information:
personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an
individual basis and Web site use information collected on an aggregate basis as
you and others browse our Web site. Personal Information You Choose to
You will provide us information about yourself, your firm or company, and
your practices when you register to be a member of our web site, register for
certain services, or register for email newsletters and alerts.
If you choose to correspond with us through email, we may retain the content
of your email messages together with your email address and our responses.
Web Site Use Information
Similar to other commercial Web sites, our Web site utilizes a standard
technology called "cookies" (see explanation below, "What Are Cookies?") and Web
server logs to collect information about how our Web site is used. Information
gathered through cookies and Web server logs may include the date and time of
visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our Web site, and the Web sites visited
just before and just after our Web site.
How Do We Use the Information That You Provide to Us?
Broadly speaking, we use personal information for purposes of administering
and expanding our business activities, providing customer service and making
available other products and services to our customers and prospective
customers. Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify
you about important changes to our Web site, new services and special offers we
think you will find valuable. You may notify us at any time if you do not wish
to receive these offers by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
What Are Cookies?
A cookie is a very small text document, which often includes an anonymous
unique identifier. When you visit a Web site, 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 Web site 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 Web site to access the cookies it has
already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other sites.
How Do We Use Information We Collect from Cookies?
As you shop on our Web site, the site uses its cookies to differentiate you
from other shoppers so your shopping cart is only available to you. In some
or requiring you to log in more than is necessary for security. Cookies, in
conjunction with our Web server's log files, allow us to calculate the aggregate
number of people visiting our Web site and which parts of the site are most
popular. This helps us gather feedback in order to constantly improve our Web
site and better serve our customers. Cookies do not allow us to gather any
personal information about you and we do not generally store any personal
information that you provided to us in your cookies.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
We will not share your information (intentionally) with any 3rd party
what-so-ever. We may however transfer such information in the course of
corporate divestitures, mergers, or any dissolution.
Notice of New Services and Changes
Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify you about
important changes to our Web site, new services and special offers we think you
will find valuable. As our customer, you will be given the opportunity to notify
us of your desire not to receive these offers by sending us an Information