WHAT INFORMATION IS COLLECTED AND HOW IT IS USED
We do not collect personally identifiable information about you unless you provide us with such information. We may automatically log your IP address and use it to help us diagnose problems with our server, administer and improve our Web Site, and gather demographic information about the Users of the Web Site. We may use your information to personalize your experience, analyze User practices, interests and preferences, respond to inquiries from you, develop new products and services and enhance current products and services, improve your User experience, and for other uses as we may determine from time to time. We may share your personal information with third parties that perform data services and/or maintenance on our behalf, and with our business affiliates who have provided or may provide goods or services in connection with the Web Site. We may also collect and report to third parties aggregated User information from our Web Site.
We compile information about you when you use the Web Site, when you register to use the Web Site services or purchase products, when you participate in promotions via the Web Site, and when you contact us with inquiries or in connection with the purchase of products and/or services via the Web Site. We do not sell your personal information to other companies, entities or individuals without your consent or approval. The type of personal information that Default Research may gather includes, without limitation, first name; last name; e-mail address; address; city, state and zip code; telephone number; facsimile number; credit card type; credit card number; expiration date of credit card; name on credit card; company name; business telephone number; last five (5) searches; custom saved searches; User communications, correspondence, e-mails, faxes and customer service/subscriber service memos; User responses to questionnaires and surveys; the web address where Users enter from and exit to; and which pages Users visit during their use of the Web Site. We may collect your credit card information in order to bill you for specific uses of our Web Site. Although we may have the ability to keep your credit card information on file for your convenience, you will have the opportunity to opt out of our storing or saving your credit card information. Additionally, we will not share your credit card information or financial information with any third parties.
We will take steps to maintain the confidentiality and security of your personal information, including encrypting your personal information, and appropriate measures are taken to protect against unauthorized or inappropriate use of your personal information, however, we cannot and do not guarantee the complete security of personal information you provide to us through your use of this Web Site. We cannot guarantee that all personal information will never be disclosed in ways not otherwise described herein, and you agree to specifically release us from any liability related in any way to the personal information you provide to us via your use of the Web Site.
We reserve the right to take any action, which, in our sole discretion, we believe is appropriate, with respect to information posted on the Web Site, including, but not limited to, termination of your rights of use. Notwithstanding the prior sentence, we cannot and do not review, edit and/or control the information provided by Users, content providers or other third parties which is made available via the Web Site. Any User identification names and/or passwords we provide to you or that you select and utilize in connection with your use of the Web Site shall be maintained as confidential and should not be shared by you with anyone not authorized to have access to your personal information.
THIRD PARTY LINKS AND WEB SITES
This Web Site may contain links to other web sites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices, policies or contents of any such third party web sites, and you should familiarize yourself with their privacy policies prior to using any such third party web sites.
LEGALLY REQUIRED DISCLOSURES
We may be required by state or federal law or regulation, subpoena, court order or other legal process to disclose your personally identifiable information, and it is our policy to comply with any such requirements. You hereby agree Default Research shall have no liability for any such disclosure or otherwise in connection with your use of the Web Site and disclosure of personally identifiable information.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY USER UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES, OR LOSS OF GOODWILL. IN NO EVENT SHALL WE BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF $100.
You may contact our customer service department to update or correct your personal information at anytime. If you wish to opt out of receiving further communication from us regarding future promotions or other goods and services, please contact our customer service department. Please note that depending on which opt-out choices you select, your ability to maintain your membership and continue to obtain goods and services may be effected. Our customer service department can be reached by e-mail clicking here
; and by facsimile transmission at 412.291.1971. The effective date of any opt-out action will be ten (10) business days following the date your opt-out request is received by Default Research.