Personally Identifiable Information That We Collect
We respect your privacy and we are committed to protecting the personally identifiable information that you provide in connection with your use of the Site and the services provided therein.
Registering For Updates; Joining the Collective Efforts To Take Down IBBC
To register to receive updates on the latest events and news surrounding the take down operation of one of the largest banking operations in the world, or to join in the collective efforts to take down IBBC, or to find out information about The International, Louis Salinger’s and Eleanor Whitman’s strategies and the fate of the Informant, you may need to provide, among other information, your e-mail address, your date of birth and gender. You may also be asked to provide other information when you register.
to request deactivation of any of your User Accounts on the Site.
Sweepstakes, Contests, Surveys, Other Special Promotions
To participate in some of the services offered on the Site, such as sweepstakes, contests, surveys or other special promotions (each, a "Special Promotion"), you will need to provide personally identifiable information, such as name, mailing address, e-mail address, phone number, and date of birth.
If you participate in one of the Special Promotions on the Site, we will collect your personally identifiable information, and you are deemed to consent to us providing your information to third parties who provide certain services to us in connection with such Special Promotion, such as customer service, sweepstakes or contest administration, prize fulfillment and prize delivery, as applicable. (As more fully described below in Use, Disclosure, and Sharing of Information (Personally Identifiable Information), these third parties are prohibited from using this information for their own marketing purposes and/or from sharing, selling, or otherwise distributing any personal data of our Site visitors, unless you choose to opt in to such additional uses and/or disclosure by the third parties, subject to their respective privacy policies.
Information Collected by Other Means or Media
Information About Other People
Non-Personally Identifiable Information That We Collect
Cookies and Related Tracking Technologies
Special Notice Regarding Children Under 13
We recognize the sensitivity of personally identifiable information concerning children under the age of 13 and therefore provide this special notice. We are committed to complying with all applicable laws and regulations regarding children, including the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act ("COPPA"). Except in limited circumstances allowed by COPPA, we will not knowingly collect, maintain, or disclose any personally identifiable information from a child under 13 without first obtaining consent from that child's parent or legal guardian.
If you are a parent or guardian who has discovered that your child under the age of 13 has submitted his or her personally identifiable information without your permission or consent, we will make reasonable efforts to remove the information from the active list, at your request. To request the removal of your child's information, please send an e-mail to email@example.com
and be sure to include in your message the same User Name and password and/or e-mail address that your child submitted.
We encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children to become familiar with the types of content available on the Site and the Internet generally.
Use, Disclosure, and Sharing of Information
Non-Personally Identifiable Information
From time to time, we may use and share with third parties aggregate, non-personally identifiable user information to show general demographic and preference information among users of the Site.
Personally Identifiable Information
We use information about you to deliver the services and information (including, without limitation, updates, news, etc.) that you request, to keep you informed about changes affecting our services or your User Account, to inform you of other services or offers in which you might be interested, and to improve and enhance the Site and the services offered in connection with the Site. If you provide us with personally identifiable information, we will take all reasonable and appropriate steps to protect it from unauthorized disclosure.
If you opt in to receive e-mail or mobile messages from us, you can always opt out of future marketing messages by following the directions in each message to "unsubscribe." However, if you choose to opt out of marketing messages, we reserve the right to contact you regarding your User Account status, technical support, changes to account terms, and any other matter that might affect our service to you.
Our Commitment to Data Security
While we take reasonable and appropriate precautions to protect your personally identifiable information from unauthorized disclosure and to prevent possible security breaches in the Site, services, and user databases, no Web site, Internet transmission, computer system, or wireless connection is completely secure. Consequently, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized access, hacking, data loss, or other breaches will never occur. Your use of the Site and services associated with the Site is at your own risk. We urge you to take steps to keep your information safe by memorizing your password or keeping it in a safe place (separate from your account information), logging out of your User Account, and closing your Web browser.
Hyperlinks To and From Other Sites
We may frame, and/or contain links to, or advertisements about, web sites that we do not control. Third party sites may also reference, advertise, or link to the Site. We do not endorse or sponsor such third party sites, we are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such third party sites, expressly disclaim any statements or assertions made on such third party sites, and deny all liability associated with your use of, and the content on, such other third party sites and advertisements.
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Effective Date: November 13, 2008