What Information Do We Collect?
When you visit our website you may provide us with two types of information: personal information you knowingly choose to disclose when you contact us by email or through an online contact form, and information collected on an aggregate basis as you browse our website.
Email – Contact Form Information
If you choose to correspond with us through email or through one of our contact forms, we may retain the content together with your email address and any other corresponding email addresses. We store this information for the sole purpose of communicating through email and it will not be used for any other purpose without your consent.
Cookies and Web Server Logs
Similar to other commercial websites, our website utilizes a standard technology called “cookies” (see explanation below, “What Are Cookies?”) and Web Server Logs (see explanation below, “What Are Web Server Logs?”) to collect information about how our website is used. Information gathered through cookies and Web Server Logs may include sign-on information, the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our website, and the websites visited just before and just after our website.
What Are Cookies?
Cookies are a feature of web browser software that allows web servers to recognize the computer used to access a website. Cookies are small pieces of data that are stored by a user’s web browser on the user’s hard drive. Cookies can remember what information a user accesses on one web page to simplify subsequent interactions with that website by the same user or to use the information to streamline the user’s transactions on related web pages. Cookies should make your online experience easier and more personalized.
What Are Web Server Logs?
All user activity on our website is stored onto log files residing on our servers. We register Internet Protocol (IP) addresses to accumulate web traffic reports, analyze trends, administer the site, track a user’s movement and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.
Disclosing of Information to Third Parties
We may provide aggregate information about our registered users, website traffic patterns, and related website information to our affiliates, partners or reputable third parties, but this information will not include personally identifying data. We may disclose information when legally required.
Third Party Advertisements and Links to Other Websites
Children are not eligible to use our services unsupervised and we ask that children (under the age of 14) do not submit any personal information to us. If you are a minor, you can use this service only in conjunction with permission and guidance from your parents or guardians.