Like many websites, we gather information about how visitors use this Website. In general, you can visit many of the web pages on this Website without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. We, however, may track your Internet Protocol (IP) address and other anonymous information from your web browser for trends and statistics (including, but not limited to, browser version, pages requested and pages visited), but you will remain anonymous unless you provide us with personal information during your visit to this Website or during an earlier or subsequent visit and we are able to link your IP address between your current visit and one of these other visits.
We also work with service providers who use tracking technologies to serve ads across the Internet or track email communication response rates on our behalf. These companies may collect personal informationabout your visits to this Website and your interaction with our communications, including advertising.
In addition to anonymous information, we also collect personal information from you at this Website when you voluntarily submit it to us. We request personal information from you (which may include your name, address, telephone number, email address) when you:
- Complete a registration, survey, application or other form;
- Purchase a product or service from us or from one of our vendors, suppliers or other agents;
- Sign-up to receive email newsletters or other correspondence;
- Participate in a promotion, contest, sweepstakes or similar promotional activity;
- Submit materials to our Website;
- Request e-mail, fax, mail, or telephone support or services.
We also collect information about your activities on and through this Website from our third party business partners, suppliers, vendors and other agents.
You may choose not to provide us with any personal information. In such event, you can still access and use many portions of this Website; however, you will not be able to access and use those portions of this Website or the services available on or through this Website that require your personal information.
We may use the information we collect to:
- Customize and/or personalize your communications, surfing, viewing and/or shopping 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 website features;
- Provide technical support to you;
- Perform any other lawful acts except for those acts expressly prohibited by the terms and conditions set forth herein.
Except as expressly set forth herein, we do not loan, give away, sell, distribute or rent your personal information to any third party.
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For the purpose of operating our business and providing you with certain services and products and to process your purchases, shipments and payments, we may disclose your personal information to one or more of our business partners, distributors, suppliers, affiliates, service providers or other third parties who are assistingbikersnews.net in performing such services. Without limiting the foregoing, these third parties may providebikersnews.net with credit card processing, shipping, data management, email distribution, live text chat, email response, market research, information analysis, and promotions management services. We provide such parties with the personal information they need to perform their respective services and we use commercially reasonable efforts to require them to safeguard your personal information and limit their use of it.
We also may provide your personal information to otherbikersnews.net affiliated companies (including, but not limited to, affiliates, subsidiaries and our parent companies) who may use your personal information for any legal purposes whatsoever.
We may also provide aggregated, non-personally identifiable information to third parties for any legal purposes whatsoever.
Protecting Your Information
We use commercially reasonable efforts to safeguard and secure your personal information while stored on our computer systems. We use a variety of industry standard security measures, including encryption and authentication tools, to maintain the confidentiality of your personal information. Your personal information is stored behind industry standard firewalls and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who are authorized to access such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. Regardless of these efforts by us, no system connected to the internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.
We use commercially reasonable efforts to safeguard and secure the transmission of your personal information from your computer to our computers. When you place orders or access your personal information, we offer the use of a secure server. To the extent you select the secure server method and your browser supports such functionality, all credit card information you supply is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. Regardless of these efforts by us, no data transmission over the public Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.
To help protect your computer and personal information, make sure you have current anti-virus and firewall software installed on your computer and update such software on a regular basis. Also, please review your credit card statement carefully and verify that all transactions are authorized and report any discrepancies immediately to your credit card company.
Third party Advertising
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our web site. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements on this site and other sites about goods and services that may be of interest to you. Below are links to the privacy policies of the advertising networks used bybikersnews.net:
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- Remember your stored preferences on this Website;
- Present relevant content to you when you visit this Website;
- Analyze visitor behavior; and
- Facilitate other similar type of activities.
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If you turn cookies off, you won’t have access to many features that make your visit to this Website more efficient and enjoyable, and in some cases, some of our services will not function or will function with limited capability.
Third Party Cookies
- Google.com – advertising, visitor analytics, +1 button;
- Facebook.com – fan page, FaceBook like, share and send buttons;
- Twitter.com – Twitter tweet button;
- Pinterest.com – Pinterest Pin button
Our site may contain links to other sites. We will make every effort to link only to sites that share our high standards and respect for privacy. However, we are not responsible for the content or the privacy practices employed by organizations sponsoring these other sites.
The operators of this web site do not participate in the practice of spamming. Spamming is the sending of bulk, unsolicited email.
We reserve the right at our sole discretion to modify or amend this Agreement without notice at any time. You should therefore read this page regularly to learn about any changes.