Privacy Policy

Last Modified: November 21, 2014.

Welcome to, and (“our Websites”, “we”, or “us”).


We take seriously the private nature of your personal information. This Privacy Policy describes the information we collect and how we treat that information.  By accessing or using our Websites, you signify that you have read, understood, and agree to this Privacy Policy.

We reserve the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time. If we change this Privacy Policy, we shall identify a new date after the “Last Modified” appearing above. By using our Websites after we post any changes to this Privacy Policy, you agree to accept those changes, whether or not you have reviewed them. If you do not wish to be bound by this Privacy Policy, you are not authorized to use our Websites.

Information Collected

Information You Provide Directly to Us. In order to benefit from services from the Websites, you may need to provide us with information about yourself, including: your name, postal address, email address, telephone number, name of your employer or company, title, and your month of birth. Services for which you would volunteer your personal information may include: registering with our Websites, sending us e-mail communications, or participating in a survey on our Websites.

Unless otherwise indicated, the Information you so provide is saved by us indefinitely unless you request its deletion. 

Information We Collect Automatically. In addition to information you choose to provide to us, we also use standard Internet technologies to collect automatically certain additional information, including information for purposes of registering with our Websites and information about your use of our Websites, such as:

  • IP Address. When you come to our Websites, we collect your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, which identifies the computer or service provider that you use to access our Websites. We may use IP addresses to collect information regarding the frequency with which specific visitors visit various parts of our Websites. We may combine this information with personally identifiable information that we have collected to make our Websites and our communications to you more targeted to your interests.
  • Cookies. Our Websites use cookies. Cookies are small text files that are stored on a user’s computer and allow websites to remember information about users. Our Websites store a corresponding file (same ID tag) to the one the cookies set in your browser and in this file they can track and keep information on your movements within the site and any information you may have voluntarily given while visiting the website, such as email address.
  • Web beacons and other technologies. Our Website may use other tracking tools, including web beacons. Web beacons are images on our Websites (or in emails) that help us determine what parts of our Websites you have visited, whether you have opened an email that we have sent to you, or otherwise to measure the effectiveness of our Websites. These technical methods may involve storing data in a browser on a device so that when used in “local storage” mode, your browser may enable data to be stored across sessions. These technical methods may also involve the transmission of information directly to us or to a service provider authorized by us to collect information on our behalf, such as Google Analytics.
  • Device Information. We may collect device-specific information (such as your hardware model, operating system version) to ensure the correct operation of our Websites on your device as well providing relevant advertising.

The information we collect automatically may be combined with information that is personally identifiable so that we can make our Websites and communications more interesting to you as further described in this Privacy Policy.

Third-Party Online Advertising. Some of the advertisements you see on our Websites are delivered by third parties who also collect information through cookies, web beacons, and other technologies about your online activities on this and other websites, in an effort to understand your interests and deliver to you advertisements that are tailored to your interests. These third parties may use information about your usage of our Websites, to target and serve advertisements to you and to analyze the delivery of advertisements on our Websites.

How We Use this Information. 

Wemay use the information collected through our Websites about you for some or all of the following business purposes:

  • to administer our Websites; maintain and manage your account, deliver subscription or other services that you have requested, and enhance your experience on our Websites;
  • to provide the services you request;
  • to communicate with you about our Websites or other products or services in which you may be interested, or to respond to your inquiries or comments;
  • to perform business analyses or for other purposes to improve the quality of our business, our Websites, and the products and services we offer; or
  • in accordance with your consent.

If you choose to provide us with your e-mail address, your postal address and/or your telephone number, you may receive periodic communications from uswith information about new products, services or upcoming events.  

We are committed not to process your information collected in a way incompatible with these purposes. However we may also use your information for unanticipated purposes not disclosed in this Privacy Policy.  If so, we assure you that these uses will always be highly respectful of your privacy concerns and will be subject to the ethical standards of this Privacy Policy.

Cookie Policy

We use cookies for a variety of purposes in order to enhance the quality of our Websites. Cookies allow us to personalize your return visits to our Websites and to save you time during certain activities. If you opt-out of accepting cookies, you may not be able to take full advantage of all our site features.  

Our Websites do not process Do Not Track requests. 

Information Sharing and Disclosure. 

We take very seriously our responsibility to maintain your privacy with respect to your information. We will therefore share that information only with the following entities, and only under these circumstances:

  • with entities that provide services on our behalf, including website development, maintenance and support, email distribution, and promotions management, only to the extent that these entities need the information to perform their services or as required by law, unless any additional use or sharing of the information is separately permitted under another provision of this Privacy Policy;
  • with identified entities whose products or services you specifically use or request to receive while you use our Websites;
  • with other selected third parties which we believe provide products or services our clients may find interesting or appealing so that they may send you promotional materials about goods and services that they offer;
  • when we believe that doing so is required by law, may be necessary to protect any person’s property, rights, or safety, or to investigate a potential violation of law, will help to enforce any terms of use or other legal agreement, or will help resolve disputes that arise in the ordinary course of business, or in the event of a corporate transaction, such as a divestiture, merger, consolidation, or asset sale;
  • in aggregated or other non-personally identifiable form; or
  • in accordance with your consent.

Information Security. 

We recognize that you value your privacy and that when you provide us with your personal information, you place your trust and confidence in us.  To that end, we have reasonable technical and organizational precaution at our physical facilities to safeguard any personally identifiable information that you provide to us and to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information. However, no method of transmitting or storing electronic data is ever completely secure, and therefore we cannot warrant or guarantee that such information will never be accessed, used or released in a manner that is inconsistent with this policy.

Your Privacy Rights.

We understand the importance of protecting our customers’ privacy, and we therefore provide you with the opportunity to access, review, or rectify the information we collect as well as to opt-out of having your personally identifiable information used or disclosed for certain purposes. You may also request that such information be deleted.  To contact us about information we have collected, please contact us at

To Opt-Out of Third Party Information Collection. Third parties that collect information may offer you a way to choose not to have your information used for advertising purposes: 

  • To access Double Click’s privacy policy, click here. To opt-out of data collection by Double Click, see here.
  • To access Quantcast’s privacy policy, click here. To opt out of data collection by Quantcast, see here.
  • To access Google Analytics’ privacy policy, click here. To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites by using the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser Add-On, see here.

These and other third-party companies may also be members of the Network Advertising Initiative, which offers a single location to opt out of receiving tailored ads from member companies. To opt out or to obtain information about the technologies member companies use or their own privacy policies, please visit the NAI consumer opt out page.

Third Party Websites

If you click on or interact with a hyperlink or advertisement that you find on our Websites, you may leave our Websites or send information to a different website. Our Privacy Policy does not apply to your interactions with other websites, even if you find a link to them on our Websites, and so you should read the privacy policy of the third-party website provider to see how your personally identifiable information will be treated on its site.

Children’s Privacy

Our Websites are a general audience site, and we do not knowingly collect information about children under 13 years old through our Websites. If we learn that we have collected personally identifiable information from a child under 13 other than in a manner authorized by law, we will delete that information from our database.

Applicable Law.

This Privacy Policy shall be governed by the laws of the State of New York (excluding conflicts of laws rules).


If you should have any questions about our privacy policy, please contact us at