WHAT TYPE OF INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT ONLINE
An IP address is a set of numbers that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you log on to your Internet Service Provider or through your local area network (LAN) or wide area network (WAN). When you log on to a website, your computer is automatically identified by the IP address assigned to it. The Company, or third party companies acting on its behalf, may collect IP addresses for the purposes of maintaining communications with visitors as they move about the Site and enhancing visitors' experience.
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HOW DO WE USE YOUR INFORMATION - We use personal information collected on the Sites for the following purposes:
· for the specific purpose for which it was volunteered (for example, to purchase a product, process a return or provide you with a gift reminder);
· to improve the content, appearance and utility of the Site;
· to understand your needs and preferences;
· to develop, market, sell or provide products and services;
· to conduct surveys, research and evaluations;
· to manage and develop our business and operations, administer accounts, and collect and process payments;
· to detect and protect us and other third parties against negligence, fraud, theft and other illegal activities; and
· as permitted by, and to comply with, any legal or regulatory requirements, process or provisions.
HOW WE MAY SHARE YOUR INFORMATION - We may share your information with selected third parties who provide services to us, including to process payments, provide electronic online investor information, monitor Site activity, serve Site content, help to maintain our customer database, administer emails, surveys, or contests and administer and maintain employment application information. Such third parties may have access to, store and process your personal information to provide services on our behalf. We do not authorize these third party service providers to use or disclose your personal information except as necessary to perform certain services on our behalf or comply with legal requirements.
In addition, we may disclose personal information about you in exceptional circumstances, namely (i) if we are required to do so by law or legal process, (ii) to law enforcement authorities or other government officials, or (iii) when we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical harm or financial loss, or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual fraudulent or illegal activity.
MANAGING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION - To help ensure that the personal information we hold about you is accurate, complete and current and to allow us to serve you better, we encourage you to regularly review and update your personal information. Subject to applicable law, you may have the right to request access to and receive details about the personal information we maintain about you, update and correct inaccuracies in your personal information and have the information blocked or deleted, as appropriate. The right to access personal information may be limited in some circumstances by local law requirements.
If you have provided us with your email address, we may send you, from time to time, email messages including information about our products and services. If you do not wish to receive email from the Company in the future, you can unsubscribe by clicking on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of any Company email that you receive.