What information do we collect?
You are free to explore our Website without providing any information about yourself. We do collect
information from you when you make a purchase on the Website or inquire about certain job opportunities listed on the Website's Careers page. We collect Personal Information and Navigational Information as described below:
This refers to any information that you voluntarily submit to us and that identifies you personally,
including contact information, such as your name, e-mail address, company name, address, phone
number, and other information about yourself or your business. In addition to any data that you enter
on the Website, personal information also refers to any information about you that is available on the
internet, such as from Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Google, or publicly available information that
we acquire from service providers.
This refers to information about your computer and your visits to this Website such as your IP address,
geographical location, browser type, referral source, length of visit and pages viewed.
We use third-party web analytics services on our website, such as Google Analytics. These service providers help us analyze how users use the Site. To learn more about opting out of data collection through Google Analytics, click here: Google Analytics. Your web browser may have settings that allow you to transmit a "Do Not Track" signal when you visit various websites or use online services. Like many websites, this Site is not designed to respond to "Do Not Track" signals received from browsers. To learn more about "Do Not Track" signals, you may wish to visit http://www.allaboutdnt.com/.
What do we use your information for?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
- To personalize your experience. Your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs.
- To improve our Website and service. We continually strive to improve our Website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you.
- To send periodic emails. The email address you provide may be used to send you information such as company news, updates, related product or service information, etc.
Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed
unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.
You may request that we update, correct, or delete your information collected through the
Website by emailing email@example.com.
In some cases, we may need to retain partial information to fulfill our legal responsibilities, or to complete ongoing financial transactions. To help protect your privacy and security, we may take reasonable steps to verify your identity prior to honoring any such requests. Many web browsers provide options to allow you to stop accepting new cookies, or to disable existing cookies. Please be aware that if you disable the cookies on your computer you may
not be able to use certain features of this Website or other websites, and disabling cookies may
invalidate opt outs that rely on cookies to function.
You may, at any time, request and receive the information that you have provided to us. We will provide you with your information, in a machine-readable format, so that you can make use of it in other contexts, or with other service providers.
You may unsubscribe from receiving promotional emails from us at any time by following the
instructions provided in those email communications. Please note that even if you opt out of
receiving promotional communications from us, we may continue to send you nonpromotional
emails, such as emails concerning our ongoing business relationship with you.
Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer's hard drive
through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers' systems to
remember you and understand your preferences for future visits.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information.
This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our Website, conducting our
business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We
may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law,
enforce our Website policies, or protect ours or other's rights, property, or safety.
We maintain appropriate safeguards to help protect personal information collected through
the Website from loss, theft, misuse, or other unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. Although we use reasonable efforts to safeguard information, transmission via the Internet is not completely secure we cannot guarantee the security of your information collected through the Website. If you have reason to believe that your interaction with us is no longer secure, please immediately notify us in accordance with the "Contacting Us" section below.
The criteria used to determine our retention periods include:
- The length of time we have an ongoing relationship with you and provide services to you (for example, for as long as you have an account with us or keep using the services)
- Whether there is a legal obligation to which we are subject (for example, certain laws require us to keep records of your transactions for a certain period of time before we can delete them)
- Whether retention is advisable considering our legal position (such as, for statutes of limitations, litigation or regulatory investigations)
Information about Children
The Website is not intended for or targeted at children under 13, and we do not knowingly or
intentionally collect information about children under 13. If you believe that we have collected
information about a child under 13, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org, so that we may delete the information.
California Privacy Rights
Customers who reside in California and have provided data to us can request, once per calendar year, information about our sharing of certain categories of data to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. Such request should be submitted to us at email@example.com.
We will provide a list of the categories of data disclosed to third parties for their direct marketing purposes during the immediately preceding calendar year, along with the names and addresses of these third parties. We reserve our right not to respond to requests submitted to addresses other than the addresses specified in this paragraph.
firstname.lastname@example.org or write to us at Micro Format Inc., 830 Seton Court, Suite 3, Wheeling, Illinois, 60090.