PRIVACY POLICY   Last updated: May 7, 2017.

 

BeldenSchool.com knows that you care how information about you is used and shared, and we appreciate your trust that we will do so carefully and sensibly. This notice describes our privacy policy. By visiting BeldenSchool.com you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Notice. What Personal Information About Visitors Does BeldenSchool.com Gather? The information we learn from customers helps us personalize and continually improve your browsing experience at Beldenschool.com. Here are the types of information we gather.

 

• Information You Give Us: We receive and store any information you enter on our Web site or give us in any other way. You can choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of many of our features. We use the information that you provide for such purposes as responding to your requests, customizing future browsing for you, improving our site, and communicating with you.

 

Automatic Information: We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us. For example, like many Web sites, we use "cookies," and we obtain certain types of information when your Web browser accesses BeldenSchool.com and other content served by or on behalf of BeldenSchool.com on other Web sites.

 

E-mail Communications: To help us make e-mails more useful and interesting, we often receive a confirmation when you open e-mail from BeldenSchool.com if your computer supports such capabilities. We also compare our visitor list to lists received from other organizations, in an effort to avoid sending unnecessary messages to our visitors.

 

Information from Other Sources: We might receive information about you from other sources and add it to our information. What About Cookies? • Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser and to provide features such as 1-Click purchasing, personalized advertisements on other Web sites .

 

• The Help portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether. Additionally, you can disable or delete similar data used by browser add-ons, such as Flash cookies, by changing the add-on's settings or visiting the Web site of its manufacturer. However, because cookies allow you to take advantage of some of BeldenSchool.com's essential features, we recommend that you leave them turned on. For instance, if you block or otherwise reject our cookies, you may not be able to view certain viseo content or use any BeldenSchool.com services that require you to Sign in.

 

• Does BeldenSchool.com Share the Information It Receives? Information about our visitors is important to us, and we are not in the business of selling it to others. We share customer information only as described below and with subsidiaries BeldenSchool.com controls that either are subject to this Privacy Notice or follow practices at least as protective as those described in this Privacy Notice.

 

Third-Party Service Providers: We may employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf. Examples include fulfilling orders, delivering packages, sending postal mail and e-mail, removing repetitive information from customer lists, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, providing search results and links (including paid listings and links), processing credit card payments, and providing customer service. They have access to personal information needed to perform their functions, but may not use it for other purposes.

 

Promotional Offers: Sometimes we may send offers to selected groups of BeldenSchool.com visitors on behalf of other organizations. When we do this, we do not give that organization your name and address.

 

Protection of BeldenSchoool.com and Others: We release account and other personal information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law; enforce or apply our Conditions of Use and other agreements; or protect the rights, property, or safety of BeldenSchool.com, our users, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection and credit risk reduction. Obviously, however, this does not include selling, renting, sharing, or otherwise disclosing personally identifiable information from customers for commercial purposes in violation of the commitments set forth in this Privacy Notice.

 

• With Your Consent: Other than as set out above, you will receive notice when information about you might go to third parties, and you will have an opportunity to choose not to share the information.

 

What About Third-Party Advertisers and Links to Other Websites? If our site includes third-party advertising and links to other Web sites. We do not provide any personally identifiable customer information to these advertisers or third-party Web sites. These third-party Web sites and advertisers, or Internet advertising companies working on their behalf, sometimes use technology to send (or "serve") the advertisements that appear on our Web site directly to your browser. They automatically receive your IP address when this happens. They may also use cookies, JavaScript, web beacons (also known as action tags or single-pixel gifs), and other technologies to measure the effectiveness of their ads and to personalize advertising content. We do not have access to or control over cookies or other features that they may use, and the information practices of these advertisers and third-party Web sites are not covered by this Privacy Notice. Please contact them directly for more information about their privacy practices.

 

What Choices Do I Have?  As discussed above, you can always choose not to provide information, even though it might be needed to access content. You can add or update certain information. When you update information, we usually keep a copy of the prior version for our records. If you do not want to receive e-mail or other mail from us, please email hostmaster@beldenschool.org with this request. If you do not want us to use personal information that we gather to allow third parties to personalize advertisements we display to you, email hostmaster@beldenschool.org with this request.

 

Are Children Allowed to Use Beldenschool.com? BeldenSchool.com allows children access to our site under the following guideline: If you are under 18, you may use BeldenSchool.com only with the involvement of a parent or guardian.

 

Conditions of Use, Notices, and Revisions If you choose to visit BeldenSchool.com, your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Notice and our Conditions of Use, including limitations on damages, resolution of disputes, and application of the law of the state of Illinois. If you have any concern about privacy at BeldenSchool.com, please contact us with a thorough description, and we will try to resolve it. Our site changes constantly, and our Privacy Notice and the Conditions of Use will change also. We may e-mail periodic reminders of our notices and conditions, unless you have instructed us not to, but you should check our Web site frequently to see recent changes. Unless stated otherwise, our current Privacy Notice applies to all information that we have about you and your account. We stand behind the promises we make, however, and will never materially change our policies and practices to make them less protective of customer information collected in the past without the consent of affected customers.

 

Automatic Information Examples Examples of the information we collect and analyze include the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet; login; e-mail address; password; computer and connection information such as browser type, version, and time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system, and platform; purchase history, which we sometimes aggregate with similar information from other customers to create features such as top sellers; the full Uniform Resource Locator (URL) click stream to, through, and from our Web site, including date and time; cookie number; products you viewed or searched for; and the phone number you used to call our 800 number. We may also use browser data such as cookies, Flash cookies (also known as Flash Local Shared Objects), or similar data on certain parts of our Web site for fraud prevention and other purposes. During some visits we may use software tools such as JavaScript to measure and collect session information, including page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), and methods used to browse away from the page.