Collection and Use of Information
Personal information means information that can be used to identify and contact you, specifically your name, postal delivery address, e-mail address, payment method (e.g., credit card or debit card) and telephone number, as well as other information when such information is combined with your personal information.
If you register or re-register at our Web site, we may ask you to supply us with personal information so that we can provide, enhance and personalize our services and marketing efforts. For similar reasons, we may supplement the personal information you provide with publicly available information about you. We use this personal information to process your registration, your orders and your payments, and to communicate with you on these and other topics. We may also use your e-mail address to send you newsletters, as well as messages about our services, promotional announcements and client surveys. Occasionally, we may send these materials to you via postal mail, using the postal delivery address provided.
We keep track of your interactions with us, including but not limited to your site activity and correspondence. We use this information for such purposes as providing personalized recommendations regarding services we think will be appealing to you, allowing the site to better reflect particular interests, helping us quickly and efficiently respond to inquiries and requests and otherwise enhancing our service offering for our clients. We may also provide analyses of our users in the aggregate to prospective partners, advertisers and other third parties.
Links to Other Sites
The www.eringerald.com Web site contains links to sites operated by third parties whose policies regarding the handling of personal information may differ from ours. While we endeavor to associate with reputable sites, Erin Gerald Affiliates, LLC cannot be responsible for the information handling practices of these other sites.
Cookies and Other Technology
As you browse the www.eringerald.com site, cookies are placed on your computer’s hard drive. (Cookies are small pieces of data that are sent to your browser from a Web server and stored on your hard drive for record keeping purposes.) In general, cookies can make the Web more useful by storing information about your preferences on a particular site. Cookies in and of themselves do not personally identify users, although they do identify a user’s computer. If your browser is set to not accept cookies, you may not be able to use the www.eringerald.com site.
In addition to cookies, we use other technologies, including pixel tags, to gather information on how our users interact with our site and to otherwise help us efficiently operate and monitor our site and service. These technologies, show us, for example, popular pages, click-throughs and other information that can be used to improve, operate and monitor our site and our service. Third parties, including consultants we engage and online advertisers, may also use this technology to perform similar services for us as well as to assess their own advertising or services.
Disclosure of Personal Information
Except as otherwise disclosed to you, we will not sell, rent or disclose your personal information to third parties without notifying you of our intent to share the personal information in advance and giving you an opportunity to prevent your personal information from being shared. We use other companies, agents or contractors to perform services on our behalf. For example, we have partnered with other companies to personalize and optimize our Web pages, analyze and enhance data, including customers’ interaction with our site, and process consumer surveys.
From time to time, we may partner with companies whose products we believe will interest our clients. In conjunction with these partners, we may send promotional announcements and/or serve web-based advertisements to our clients on their behalf. We will provide a mechanism for you to request that your name be excluded from these mailings for our marketing partners. In addition, we may offer joint promotions or programs that, in order for participation, will require personal information be shared with third parties. In such instances, you will be provided with notice of the sharing prior to your decision to participate.
Erin Gerald Affiliates takes information security very seriously and uses commercially reasonable administrative, technical and managerial measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access. For example, we utilize Secure Sockets Layering, an industry-standard protocol for certain of your transmissions to us, in order to encrypt the personal information that you send to us.
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your personal information and for restricting access to your computer or mobile device through which you access www.eringerald.com. Users of public or shared computers or unprotected mobile devices should log out at the completion of each visit to the www.eringerald.com Web site.
Unfortunately, no security system can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Accordingly, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information and cannot assume liability for improper access to it. By using this Web site, or providing personal information to us through any means, you agree that we can communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy, and administrative issues relating to your use of this site.
Changes to This Policy
As we update and expand our services, we may make changes to this policy. You should check back for updates to this policy from time to time. If the changes result in materially less protection for your personal information than that provided in this policy, we will make commercially reasonable efforts to contact you and obtain your consent to the changes. Your use of the www.eringerald.com Web site after our efforts to contact you means that you agree to be bound by such changes.