Updated March 25, 2011
What Personal Information Do We Collect Through Our Site
Information You Provide. We collect the Personal Information you knowingly provide (using your mouse and keyboard, cellular or mobile phones) when you use our Site. The information we collect depends on how you use our Site. For example, if you sign up to receive email communications from us, we collect your email address and any related information you provide. If you communicate with us using the “Contact Us” feature, we collect the information you provide when you complete the “Contact Us” form.
Information Sent to Us by Your Web Browser. We collect information that is sent to us automatically by your Web browser. This information typically includes the IP address of your internet service provider, the name and version of your operating system, the name and version of your browser, the date and time of your visit, and the pages you visit. Please check your browser if you want to learn what information your browser sends or how to change your settings. This information does not identify you personally. Generally, we use this information to improve our Site and make it more compatible with the technology used by our visitors. In most cases, we do not link the information sent by your browser to information that identifies you personally. We do, however, review our server logs – which contain visitors’ IP addresses — for security purposes, such as detecting intrusions into our network. If we suspect criminal activity, we may share our server logs with the appropriate investigative authorities who could use that information to trace and identify individuals.
How We Use Personal Information
Generally. We use the Personal Information we collect through our Site:
- to provide the products, information and services you request;
- for security, or fraud prevention purposes;
- to provide you with effective customer service;
- to provide you with a personalized experience when you use our Site;
- to contact you with information and notices related to your use of our Site;
- to invite you to participate in surveys and provide feedback to us;
- to better understand your needs and interests;
- to improve the content, functionality and usability of our Site; and
- to improve our products and services.
Within Snow Communications. We may share your Personal Information within Snow Communications.
We respect your right to make choices about the ways we collect, use and disclose your Personal Information. In most cases, we will ask you to indicate your choices at the time we collect your Personal Information. We will also include an “opt-out” link in newsletter or promotional email we send you so that you can inform us that you do not wish to receive such communications from us in the future.
Before we use your Personal Information for direct marketing purposes, we will offer you the opportunity to choose whether to have your information used in this way. If at any time you wish to be taken off our direct marketing mailing lists, please send us an email at email@example.com or write to us at Snow Communications, 12 South 6th St. Suite 827 Minneapolis, MN 55402. Once we have the information we need, we will remove you from our mailing lists. Please give us a reasonable amount of time to honor your request.
How Does Snow Communications Protect Personal Information
We take reasonable precautions to provide a level of security appropriate to the sensitivity of the Personal Information we collect. Although we use reasonable measures to help protect your Personal Information against unauthorized use or disclosure, we cannot guarantee the security of information provided over the internet or stored in our databases.
Links to Third-Party websites
Marketing Consultants. We may use Web beacons, cookies and other Web technologies to collect information about visitors to our Site. For example, we may count how many visitors access our Site, what links they use, and what pages they view. We may also track which websites and advertisements refer traffic to our Site and the URLs of the site to which our Site refer traffic (that is, the websites on which our visitors land when they leave our Site). We use this information to compile statistics and prepare reports that provide the feedback and analysis we need to understand the needs and interests of our visitors, improve the content, functionality and usability of our Site, and improve the effectiveness of our advertising and marketing efforts. The information we collect does not identify you personally.
If you do not wish to receive cookies, you may set your browser to reject cookies or to alert you when a cookie is placed on your computer. You may also delete our cookies as soon as you leave a Site. Although you are not required to accept our cookies when you visit our Site, if you set your browser to reject cookies, you will not be able to use all of the features and functionality of our Site.
Questions Concerning Our Privacy Practices
Send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org and write “Privacy” in the subject line
Write to us at:
12 South 6th St. Suite 827
Minneapolis, MN 55402