Last Updated - 8/17/2011
If you set up an Account on the Website, you may be asked for personally identifiable information, which may include your name, address, email address, phone number, etc.
Some of the Services, Activities and features that are offered on the Website require you to provide information as a condition of usage. These Services include access to participation in Activities, and may include access to subscription-only areas (if any). You may always choose not to provide personally identifiable information, but this may lead to decreased functionality of the Website for you, and/or your inability to participate in certain Activities or access certain Services.
Cookies, clear GIFs, and other technology to track how and when visitors use the Website may be used. Cookies make web surfing easier by saving your passwords and other preferences for you, and identify the IP address of your computer. Cookies also help identify which areas of the Website are popular and which are not, which may then be used to improve the user experience on the Website. You can set your browsers to reject cookies and cookies are not necessary to visit the Website; however, some functions and services will not be available unless you enable cookies on your browser.
Your personally identifiable information will not be sold or rented to anyone.
Personally identifiable information about you will made available to the Website owner, and your personally identifiable information will be provided to other companies or people only when and if: (1) you have given your consent to share the information; (2) your information is to be shared to provide the service or information you have requested; (3) to respond to any legal process(es); (4) it is determined that you violated any Website Terms of Service, other usage guidelines or rules for specific services; or (5) for identity verification purposes. Unless you are notified to the contrary at the time of collection, any companies or entities to which we provide information under point #2 above are limited to using that information only to the degree necessary to provide the service or information you have requested.
Also, users who create an Account on the Website may receive a "Welcome" email, containing valuable account information and "Service Announcements", such as important messages concerning any temporary site or system outages, plus any maintenance issues that may affect the level of service.
In order to provide the information or services you have requested, your identifiable information may be transferred or stored on computer equipment or in offices that are located outside the European Economic Area, and you are deemed to consent to the same.
The Website may contain links to other websites that are owned and operated by third parties. The information practices of those other websites are not covered by this Policy. We are not responsible for the privacy policies of other websites. We strongly suggest that you review such third party's privacy policies before providing any information to them. You should contact these entities directly with questions about their use of the information that they collect.
Reasonable steps are taken to manage the privacy of users' personally identifiable information and the security of this Website. However, the security of any information that is disclosed online cannot be guaranteed.
By registering an Account through the Website, you are opting in to receive by electronic mail information and/or offers on any new promotions, events, products or materials. If at any time you indicate that you no longer want to receive such email communications, or if you want to change or correct any previously provided information we maintain, you may send such direction to the contact information below and such changes will be made as soon as practicable.
As a security precaution, we may ask that you provide identifying information such as name, address, and/or birth date in order to confirm your identity. In addition, access to personally identifiable information may be limited or denied where providing such access would be unreasonably burdensome or expensive in the circumstances, or as otherwise permitted by law.