Information Gathering and Usage
You may visit our Site without revealing any of your personal information. If you provide information (such as survey information and/or site registrations) or request information, then you will be requested to provide personal information. When you visit the Site or communicate with us via the Site or email, we may collect the following types of information:
We may automatically track and collect the internet domain address, domain server, type of computer and type of web browser used to visit our Site. That type of information (often referred to as traffic data) will remain anonymous and is not considered personal information unless you voluntarily tell us personally identifiable information and it is combined with the traffic data. Traffic data helps us analyze how the Site is used and is helpful for analyzing usage of the Site and improving your experience on the Site.
Like many Web sites, we use computer "cookies," which are small amounts of data that we transfer to your computer's hard drive through your web browser (see also the information under the heading "Cookies"). We collect the information in the cookie when you visit the Site. The cookies enable our systems to recognize you, provide features to you, track your visits and sales, process your orders and/or analyze your use of the Site. You may be able to set your browser to reject cookies or to ask you whether to accept a particular cookie. There are also third party utilities designed to help you visit Web sites anonymously. If as a result of your settings we cannot recognize you, we will not be able to provide you with a personalized experience at our Site, for example, you will be required to re-enter personal information each time you access your account.
We may collect personal information from you when you voluntarily provide it to us when you fill out an online from such as when you subscribe to the service, or create or amend your profile on the Site. At such times, you may provide us with information about you such as your name, physical address, telephone number, fax number, e-mail address, age, income, credit card and other billing information, birth date, gender, occupation, personal interests or hobbies, etc. It is completely your choice whether to provide this information. But, if you choose not to provide some or all of the information, you may be unable to access the services, features or content on the Site.]
We may also maintain a record of your purchases at and other transactions with the Site.
We may maintain all or portions of e-mails that you send to our staff or company e-mail accounts, and may combine that information with other information. To help us with our e-mail initiatives, we may receive a confirmation when you open e-mail that we send to you, if your computer supports such capabilities.
We may sometimes receive updated personal information about you from other sources such as suppliers, couriers, or other companies so that we can correct your personal information in our records.
Using Information About You
We use your personal information to conduct our business, such as improving the content and quality of the Site and Services, sending you information, offers or promotions, or to contact you for other reasons (such as to ask for updated or corrected information, for example, in order to complete delivery of an order, or to contact you to inform you of updates to content, products or services). In conducting our business we may also analyze personal information on an individual or aggregate basis, such as to conduct statistical analysis of demographics of users, assess use of various portions of the Site, our products and services, and to amend existing and develop new content, services and products.
Sharing Information About You
We may share personal information with companies and individuals that perform functions on our behalf, or they may collect the personal information on our behalf and provide it to us. Examples include credit card or electronic check processing, fulfilling subscriptions and other orders, management and use of computer cookies, delivering packages, sending postal mail and e-mail, data management, removing repetitive information from customer lists, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, and providing customer service. They have access to the personal information needed to perform their functions, but are not authorized to use it for other purposes.
We may share with advertisers and other third parties, such as vendors and hosting partners, anonymous traffic data and results of analysis of various types of personal information that do not include the personal information itself.
We will release your personal information when we believe such disclosure is appropriate to: (i) comply with law or a court order or other legal process; (ii) protect the rights, property or safety of Company, the Site, our users, or others; or (iii) enforce our Terms of Service.
- A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier, that is sent a browser from a web site's computers and stored on a computer's hard drive.
- Cookies are required to use the VentureBox Assist service.
VentureBox uses third party vendors and hosting partners to provide the necessary hardware, software, networking, storage, and related technology required to run VentureBox Assist. Although VentureBox owns the code and all rights to the VentureBox Assist application, Members retain all rights to their data subject to the restrictions and policies of their account administrator.
VentureBox may disclose personally identifiable information as described above, such as to comply with subpoenas or when a Member's actions violate the Terms of Service.
We include security measures in the Site intended to protect access to, and prevent loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information on our Site. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or on a computer can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, we are not able to guarantee the security of your personal information in our possession. It is also important for you to protect against unauthorized access to or use of your user name, password and computer. Be sure to sign out of your account on our Site and close your browser window when you finish your visit to the Site. If you do not do so, you may be making it easier for third parties to access, obtain and use your personal information.
Lost or Stolen Information
You must promptly notify us if your user name or password is lost, stolen, or used without permission. In such an event, we will cancel that user name or password and update our records accordingly.
Links to Other Sites
The Site contains links to other Internet websites. If you use these links, you will leave this Site. We are not responsible for the privacy or other practices or the content of such websites. We do not endorse, warrant or make any representations about any such website, or any information, software or other products or materials found there, any results that may be obtained from using such websites. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to this Site, your access, use of or interaction with such other websites is entirely at your own risk.
We do not permit anyone under the age of 18 to use the Service. We also do not send emails to anyone who tells us they are under the age of 13, without their parent or guardian's consent. Children under the age of 13 are urged never to provide personal information to anyone online without the permission of their parent or guardian. We also urge parents and guardians to use parental involvement and control or web filtering technology to supervise children's online activities.
The Site may make chat rooms, job listing areas, message boards, news groups and other interactive areas available to you. Please understand that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information. We have no control over its use and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose any personal or any other information about yourself. The information presented in these areas reflect the views of the individual users or hosts and do not necessarily reflect the views of VentureBox or any of its affiliates.
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