Types of Information
We collect information about you in various ways, including without limitation, information you provide to us, information we collect about you through your use of Sites, and information we receive from third parties (“Information”). This Information may include, without limitation, personal information, such as your name, username, password, and email address. It may also include metadata provided by your use of the Sites or other information that you provide to us.
We may use the Information we collect in a variety of ways, including without limitation:
- Operate, provide, improve and maintain the Sites;
- Send you administrative messages and information about us that we believe you may be interested;
- Customize and/or personalize your communications and experience;
- Better respond to your customer service inquiries;
- Communicate with you about your purchase, account information or customer service needs;
- Communicate with you about our products and events, and for other promotional purposes;
- Improve our business;
- Administer contests, promotions, surveys or other Site features;
- Provide our affiliates with your Information so that they can contact you about products you may be interested in, upcoming events, and for other promotional purposes; or
- Provide independent dealers of ShoreMaster and its affiliates’ products with your Information so that they can contact you about products you may be interested in, upcoming events, and for other promotional purposes.
If your Information changes or if you no longer desire to use or access a Site, we encourage you to correct, update, or remove the Information from the Site. You may contact us at marketing@ShoreMaster.com to discuss the steps necessary to do so. Even if you delete Information, we may retain certain portions of your Information in conformance with our data retention policy and there may be residual Information that remains within our databases, access logs, and other records. In addition, we are not responsible for updating or removing your Information contained in the lists or databases of third parties who have been provided Information as permitted by this Policy.
Submissions by You
Message boards, chat rooms, and other interactive forums may be available as part of the Sites. You should be aware that any Information that you post to these interactive forums or otherwise choose to make publicly available, may be disclosed and available to all users who have access to that portion of the Sites, and is therefore, no longer private. By using these interactive forums, you agree that we are not responsible for any Information that you disclose or communicate in such forums, and any disclosures you make are at your own risk. Additionally, you are fully responsible for all Information posted in these interactive forums.
Sites are not directed or intended for children under 13 years of age. We do not knowingly collect Information from children under 13 years of age. If we become aware that a child under 13 has provided us with Information, we take steps to remove such Information and terminate the child’s account.
We may link to other web sites. We provide these links as a convenience, but we neither control nor endorse these linked sites. Since we do not control these sites we are not responsible or liable for the privacy practices or content of such sites. This Policy only applies to Information collected by us.
We receive and record Information from your browser when you use the Site and may use a variety of methods to do so, including without limitation, cookies. A cookie is a small removable data file that is stored by your web browser on your computer or mobile devise. Cookies allow you to place an order on our Site and allow us to understand your usage patterns. Cookies may also connect Information about pages you visit on our Site with Information about pages you visit on other sites. This data will help us, in part, show you customized Information, such as advertisements.
We use various security measures. However, no security system is impenetrable. NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING, WE DO NOT WARRANT THE SECURITY OF YOUR INFORMATION, NOR DO WE WARRANT THAT YOUR INFORMATION, INCLUDING ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION, WILL BE COMPLETELY SECURE OR NOT BE INTERCEPTED.
We are controlled, operated, and administered from offices in the United States. We make no representation that Sites or its material or content are appropriate or available for use outside the United States. By using this Site, regardless of where you live in the world, you consent to have your Information, including without limitation, your personal data, transferred to and processed in the United States, and allow us to use and collect your Information in accordance with this Policy.
If you have any questions or concerns, you may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This Policy was last updated on March 15th, 2013.