Introduction: A Special Note To California Residents
1A. What Information We Collect
1B. How We Use It
3. Right to Sell/License Data
5. Access Links
8. Reporting and Data Analysis
9. Links to Other Sites
11. Changing Your Status - Unsubscribe
(1) identify the categories of Personally Identifiable Information that the operator collects through the web site or online service and the categories of third-party persons or entities with whom the operator may share Personally Identifiable Information;
(2) describe how a consumer can review and make changes to his or her personally identifiable information, if the operator allows such review and changes;
We store and use the information you give us in accordance with the terms of this Policy. Our registration form requests that you provide certain contact and profile information (like your name, e-mail address, postal address, and phone number). Some of the requested information is required in order to receive College Degree Directory, INC, Inc.’s Services; other information is optional. The required information is indicated as such on the registration pages of the College Degree Directory, INC, Inc. web site. Depending on the specific College Degree Directory, INC, Inc. Services for which a user registers, certain category specific information will be requested. We use this additional data to personalize your College Degree Directory, INC, Inc. experience. By obtaining and using this information, we can provide you with prompt, relevant and individualized service according to your preferences and interests.
Other than the information we require in order to provide one or more College Degree Directory, INC, Inc. services to you, you do not have to provide any further information. But your election to withhold certain information will limit the value of the College Degree Directory, INC, Inc. experience for you.
In addition, we might receive information about you from outside sources and add it to your College Degree Directory, INC, Inc. membership information. We do this to improve personalization of our services (for example, providing better newsletter content, advertising or special offers that we think will interest you).
We also collect information such as the identification of the server your computer is logged onto (the IP address) and whether you opened a College Degree Directory, INC, Inc. e-mail delivered to you. We also may compare our customer list to lists received from other companies, in an effort to avoid sending identical messages to our members. You can add and modify any of the information you have provided by following the instructions set forth below.
Special Note About Children Under 13: College Degree Directory, INC, Inc. is not structured to attract children under the age of 13. Accordingly, we do not intend to collect Personal Information from anyone we know to be under 13 years of age.
A. to provide you with personalized information via electronic delivery and/or direct mail;
B. to send you targeted advertising via electronic delivery and/or direct mail;
C. to contact you for feedback and surveys via electronic delivery and/or direct mail;
D. to send you general and administrative information about your College Degree Directory, INC, Inc. membership via electronic delivery and/or direct mail; and
E. to provide your contact information to College Degree Directory, INC, Inc. marketing partners to allow them to send you special offers via electronic delivery and direct mail. This most often occurs when you request that we do so such as when completing an online survey or when you fill out the marketing requests of one of our marketing partners.
We employ other companies and individuals to perform certain functions on our behalf. Examples include sending direct and electronic mail, removing duplicate information from customer lists, analyzing data, and providing marketing analysis. These agents have access to member personal information as needed to perform their functions for College Degree Directory, INC, Inc., but we do not permit them to use it for other purposes.
College Degree Directory, INC, Inc. may sell and/or license the personal information that you provide to us to third party businesses. These businesses may include providers of direct marketing services and applications, including lookup and reference, data enhancement, suppression and validation, email marketing, and telemarketing.
In some instances we may include certain links in our e-mails that will allow us to monitor whether you access specific content or advertisements contained in that e-mail. When you click on one of these links, we will record that click and certain activities on the web page associated with that link. We may use this information for various purposes, such as to conduct internal research on our users' demographics, interests, and behavior in and to our e-mail advertisements and content, and to better understand and serve you.
The College Degree Directory, INC, Inc. web site has security measures in place intended to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. Our hardware infrastructure is housed in a controlled access facility that restricts access to authorized individuals with positive identification. Our network access to the infrastructure is protected by a firewall protection system. Information is backed up on a periodic basis to protect against accidental loss. However, we can not guarantee that communications between you and College Degree Directory, INC, Inc. will not be intercepted by others and that information stored on our servers will be free from unauthorized access. While we have taken reasonable precautions to protect this information, you should always use discretion in what information you send to us and not expect that such information will be absolutely free from intrusion.
We periodically prepare analyses and reports reflecting visitor and member use of the College Degree Directory, INC, Inc. web site and College Degree Directory, INC, Inc. service for our internal use as well as for a limited number of our business partners. These reports include aggregate (non-personal) information about College Degree Directory, INC, Inc. members, and in certain instances, visitors to the College Degree Directory, INC, Inc. web site. The information in these reports will not identify you individually. Our business partners who have access to these reports will not be able to contact you from the information contained in the reports.
When you first provide us with your email and general contact information, we ask you if the information is correct and give you the opportunity to correct it at the time of submission. Once submitted, we do not have a mechanism in place by which you can modify, update or change the personally identifiable information that you have provided us. To have all of your personally identifiable information removed from our database, please go to Global Unsubscribe and enter your email address. At the current time, we are not able to offer users the direct ability to delete their information from our database, but we will be happy to delete such information after we receive a request to that effect. Please be advised that by requesting that your data be removed from our database, you will be unsubscribed from the College Degree Directory, INC, Inc. service and you forfeit your eligibility to participate in any College Degree Directory, INC, Inc. promotions.