Collection of your Personal Information
AcquiTivity® collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, and website-specific nickname. We also collect anonymous information, which is not unique to you, such as your preferences, interests and favorites. There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by AcquiTivity®. This information can include your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. AcquiTivity® uses this information for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general analytics regarding use of the AcquiTivity® website. If you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through AcquiTivity’s® public idea boards or by posting anywhere on the site, this information may be collected and used by others. AcquiTivity® encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from AcquiTivity® so you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. AcquiTivity® is not responsible for the privacy statements or content on websites outside of the AcquiTivity® websites.
Security of your Personal Information
AcquiTivity® uses reasonable commercial methods to secure your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. While no data communication or storage methods can be guaranteed as 100% secure, AcquiTivity® is very aware of and attentive to security issues.
Use of your Personal Information
AcquiTivity® collects and uses your personal information to operate the AcquiTivity® website and deliver services. AcquiTivity® also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of products or services available from AcquiTivity® or activity taking place on the AcquiTivity® website . AcquiTivity® may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered. AcquiTivity® does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. AcquiTivity® may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. AcquiTivity® does not collect, use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations. AcquiTivity® keeps track of the websites and pages our customers visit within AcquiTivity® in order to determine what AcquiTivity® services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within AcquiTivity® to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area. AcquiTivity® will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on AcquiTivity® or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of AcquiTivity®; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of AcquiTivity® or the public.
The AcquiTivity® website use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, when you register with the AcquiTivity® site, a cookie helps AcquiTivity® recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information. When you return to the AcquiTivity® website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily access the AcquiTivity® website. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the AcquiTivity® website.
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