Privacy Policy

General: We are sensitive to the private nature of the information you provide to us over the Internet. Our Privacy Policy is designed to maximize your ability to protect your personal, private information while at the same time giving you the opportunity to obtain interesting and useful information, products and services. This Privacy Policy describes how we treat information received about you when you visit our Web site. Please read the Privacy Policy carefully.

Information We Collect: Web Site Usage Information. Our Web servers automatically collect Web site usage information from you when you visit our Web site. Web site usage information is anonymous information about our visitors and subscribers that describes how our Web site is used and navigated, including the number and frequency of visitors and subscribers to each Web page, their actions taken during visits to the site, and the length of their stays. Web site usage information does not contain personally identifiable information about any visitor or subscriber.

Security: We are committed to abiding by industry standards regarding privacy. The personally identifiable information we collect about you is stored in limited access servers, and will be accessible only by employees directly associated or affiliated with our company. We will maintain appropriate safeguards including technical measures, warnings, and limited employee access to ensure the security, integrity, and privacy of our servers and of your personally identifiable information. Except as described below, we will not use or intentionally disclose any personally identifiable information about you to any unaffiliated third parties without your consent.

How We Use Information Collected: We may combine the personally identifiable information we collect from you via our Web site with other information about you that is available to us, including Web site usage information and information from other sources. We may use such information in a number of ways including:

To enable us to process, validate and verify memberships, to provide you with the goods and services you have requested, and for the purposes disclosed when you provide the personally identifiable information

To market the personally identifiable information to third parties, but only if you have given us permission to do so. To enable us to create customer profiles that will assist us in developing new products and services, to personalize products and services, and to send subscribers e-mail notifications of new site features

  • To provide you with personalized content
  • To assist us in marketing and advertising our products and services and those of other businesses
  • To improve the content and navigation of our Web site
  • To alert you about new products and services and special offers
  • To provide advertisers with aggregate information about our subscriber base and usage patterns
  • To allow us to potentially vary the advertising that subscribers see based on their personal information
  • To prevent and detect fraud, infringement, and other potential misuse of our Web site

We may also share such information with our affiliates, including our co-branded sites, and other third parties to help us improve our content, provide you with goods or services requested to the extent our affiliates and third parties facilitate us in providing these goods or services, and to alert you to new products and special offers provided by our affiliates and third parties that you care about. Finally, we may also use personally identifiable information to enforce our Terms of Use Policy or Membership Agreement(s), or share such information with governmental authorities when legally required to do so or at the request of a governmental authority investigating a crime. We reserve the right to contact any subscriber at any time regarding membership-related problems or questions as well as changes to our Membership Agreement, to our Privacy Policy, or to other policies that affect you and your use of our Web site.

Review and Correction: You may review and update the personally identifiable information and registration information you provide us with as part of the registration process by e-mailing a request to support@valtus.com. A representative will send you your information for your review and correction.

Policy Modifications: We may periodically change this Privacy Policy. We will post any changes here, so be sure to check back. Your continued use of our Web site constitutes acceptance of the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Comments and Questions: If you have any questions, comments or concerns about our Privacy Policy, you may contact us support@valtus.com.

This policy was last updated on Jan 04, 2004.

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