SPC PRIVACY STATEMENT
Thank you for visiting connectedworldmag.com website. This website is presented on behalf of Specialty Publishing Company. Protecting your privacy is very important to (“Specialty Publishing Company,” “We”). We take the protection of your personal information very seriously. This policy is intended to help you understand how Company collects, uses and safeguards the information you provide on our website.
If you browse Company’ website, you may generally do so anonymously without providing any personal information. However, there are cases where we may ask you for personal data. For example, we will occasionally conduct on-line surveys to better understand the needs and profile of our visitors. In addition, we request personal information when you register to receive additional information regarding our products and services or send us a question. If you choose not to give information we request, you can still visit most of the Company website, but you may be unable to access certain options, offers, and services.
In case you change your mind or wish to update or delete personal information (such as your zip code), we will endeavor to correct, update or remove the personal data you give us. You can do this by contacting our Customer Support organization at the contact points specified below.
We sometimes use the information to communicate with you, such as to notify you when you have won a contest with us, or we may also wish to share information about our products, programs, or services.
The data we collect in connection with a blog, tweet, forum, community, or wall is used to provide an interactive experience. We use this information to encourage participation in these communities and to offer additional products, programs, and services.
If you choose to submit content for publication, i.e. a letter to the editors, comments for posting on a blog, etc., we may publish your screen name and any other information you have provided to us and we may combine additional information that has been provided to us as well from other sources.
When you place an order for a magazine subscription, we need to know your name, email address, mailing address, telephone number, fax number, credit card information. This information is required so that we can process and fulfill your order, send an order or shipping confirmation, as well as notify you of your order status. All Internet transactions with Company are performed on a secure server that encrypts your credit card information to ensure it is not read by unauthorized third parties. On occasion we might also seek information about your interests in and use of various products, programs and services.
When you purchase products online from Company, request content information or otherwise provide us with personal information, we automatically place you on our list to receive email regarding product updates, special offers, important issues and new products. If you do not wish to receive email updates, you can simply respond by telling us that you do not want to receive any future communications or contact our Customer Support organization at the contact points specified below.
USE OF PERSONAL DATA
Personal information provided by users who are 13 years of age or over will be used for marketing and promotional purposes only by the Company and its subsidiaries and affiliates. Company does not rent, sell or otherwise distribute to third parties your personal information entered on this site. While we use all reasonable efforts to safeguard the confidentiality of your information, Company will have no liability for disclosure of any information obtained due to errors in transmission or the unauthorized acts of third parties. Company also reserves the right to change or update this policy, or any other policy or practice, at anytime, with reasonable notice to users of its web site. Any changes or updates will be effective immediately upon posting to the Company site.
We may share statistical or aggregated non-personal information about our users with advertisers, business partners, sponsors and other third parties. This data is used to customize Company website content and advertising to deliver a better experience to our users
Company reserves the right to disclose user information in special cases, when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) our rights or property, other Company website users, or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities.
We may disclose personally identifiable information in response to a legal process, i.e. in response to a court order or subpoena. We may also provide your information to a law enforcement agency’s request if we deem it necessary or we suspect it violates the terms of our use, in situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, or where governing law is applicable or to respond to an emergency situation.
We, working without service providers, and advertisers or partners may collect various types of non-personal identifiable information when you interact us or visit our sites. This information may be used to improve the design and content of our sites and to personalize your Internet experience or deliver more relevant marketing messages and advertisements. We may also use this information to analyze usage of our sites.
The Company website also may detect and use your IP address or domain name for internal traffic monitoring and capacity purposes or to otherwise administer our website. No personal information is obtained, rather just the patterns of usage of our various users may be tracked to provide you with improved service and content based on aggregate or statistical reviews of user site traffic patterns.
POLICIES FOR CHILDREN
Company does not knowingly collect or use any personal information from users under 13 years of age. No information should be submitted to this site by guests under 13 years of age, and guests under 13 years old are not allowed to register for our contests, newsletter, clubs or activities.
Please be advised that our web site contains links to third-party web sites. The linked sites are not under the control of Company, and we are not responsible for the contents or privacy practices of any linked site or any link on a linked site.
Specialty Publishing Co.
135 E. St. Charles Rd.
Carol Stream, Il, 60188
Attention: [email protected]
Phone: +1 630.933.0844
Fax: +1 630.933.0845
Posted July 28, 2014