And now for the serious stuff, folks…
I recognize the importance of protecting your privacy and this policy is designed to assist you in understanding how I collect, use and safeguard the personal information you provide to me and to assist you in making informed decisions when using this site. This policy will be continuously assessed against new technologies, business practices and my customers’ needs.
This blog is a personal blog written and edited by me. This blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation. My business/work efforts is for-profit.
The compensation received will not influence the advertising content, topics, reviews or posts made in this blog. That content, advertising space or post may not always be identified as paid or sponsored content.
I may be compensated to provide opinions on products, services, websites and various other topics through affiliate commissions. Even though I receive compensation for my posts or advertisements, I always give my honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely my own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.
This blog does not contain any content which might present a conflict of interest.
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What Information Do I Collect?
When you visit this web site you may provide me 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 the website.
1. Personal Information You Choose to Provide
When you register for my newsletter or purchase products, you will provide information about yourself.
Credit Card Information
If you choose to make a purchase, you may need to give personal information and authorization to obtain information from various credit services. For example, you may need to provide the following information:
-Credit card number
-Name on credit card
-Credit card billing address
-Business and home phone number
If you choose to correspond with me through email, I may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and our responses. I will not share your e-mail address with anyone.
Occasionally, I may also use the information I collect to notify you about important changes to the Website, new services, and special offers I think you will find valuable. You may notify me at any time if you do not wish to receive these offers by emailing me at the link provided on the newsletter.
2. Web Site Use Information
Similar to other commercial websites, this website utilizes a standard technology called “cookies” (see explanation below, “What Are Cookies?”) and web server log files to collect information about how the website is used. Information gathered through cookies and Web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, and time spent at the website.
How Do I Use the Information That You Provide to Me?
Broadly speaking, I use personal information for purposes of administering business activities, providing the products and services you requested, to process your payment,, to monitor the use of the service, marketing and promotional efforts and improve my content and service offerings, and customize the site’s content, layout, services and for other lawful purposes. These uses improve the site and better tailor it to meet your needs.
Furthermore, such information may be shared with others on an aggregate basis. Personal identifiable information or business information will not be shared with parties except as required by law.
What Are Cookies?
How Do I Use Information I Collect from Cookies?
IP addresses are used by your computer every time you are connected to the Internet. Your IP address is a number that is used by computers on the network to identify your computer. IP addresses are automatically collected by the web server as part of demographic and profile data known as “traffic data” so that data (such as the Web pages you request) can be sent to you.
Sharing and Selling Information
I do not share, sell, lend or lease any of the information that uniquely identify a subscriber (such as email addresses or personal details) with anyone except to the extent it is necessary to process transactions or provide services that you have requested.
How Can You Access and Correct Your Information?
You may request access to all your personally identifiable information that I collect online and maintain in my database by completing the contact form found on the site.
What About Legally Compelled Disclosure of Information?
I may disclose information when legally compelled to do so, in other words, when I, in good faith, believe that the law requires it or for the protection of my legal rights. I may also disclose account information when I have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be violating our Terms of Service or to protect the safety of my users and the Public.
What About Other Web Sites Linked to This Web Site?
I am not responsible for the practices employed by Web sites linked to or from my Web site or the information or content contained therein. Often links to other Web sites are provided solely as pointers to information on topics that may be useful to the users of this Web site.
My Commitment To Data Security:
Please note that your information will be stored and processed on my computers in the United States. The laws on holding personal data in the United States may be less stringent than the laws of your Country of residence or citizenship. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, I have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information I collect online.
This site allows visitors to unsubscribe so that they will not receive future messages. After unsubscribing I will discontinue sending the particular messages as soon as technically feasible.
Surveys & Contests
From time-to-time this site requests information from users via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and the user therefore has a choice whether or not to disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code, age level). Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site.
A Special Note About Children
Children are not eligible to use my services unsupervised and I ask that children (under the age of 16) 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.
Acquisition or Changes in Ownership
In the event that the web site (or a substantial portion of its assets) is acquired, your information would be considered part of those assets, and may be part of those assets that are transferred. I will inform you before such a transaction takes place, giving you ample time to opt-out if you wish.
Google Adsense and the DoubleClick DART Cookie
Collection of Personal Information
When visiting howtosofinternetmarketing.com, the IP address used to access the site will be logged along with the dates and times of access. This information is purely used to analyze trends, administer the site, track users movement and gather broad demographic information for internal use. Most importantly, any recorded IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.
Links to third party Websites
I have included links on this site for your use and reference. I am not responsible for the privacy policies on these websites. You should be aware that the privacy policies of these sites may differ from my own.
Changes to this Privacy Statement
The contents of this statement may be altered at any time, at our discretion.