Last updated: January 5, 2010
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1. What information does HME Talk gather and how is it used?
We collect information about your visits to our sites, such as your Internet service provider, browser type, operating system, pages accessed on our sites and the date and time of access to optimize your user experience and enhance your time spent with us online. We also receive information telling us what site you linked to our site from.
When you send us an email, we will retain the content of the email, your email address, and our response in order to handle any follow-up questions you may have. We also use this information to measure how effectively we address your concerns.
We retain your name, and may retain other personal information such as mailing address and email address. We may ask you to voluntarily provide us with information regarding your personal or professional interests, demographics, experience with our services or products, and contact preferences. We may combine this information with information about you which we gather from other sources. We may use the information to design offers customized to your interests.
We and our co-sponsors and affiliates may also send informational or promotional email messages to you, which you may opt out of receiving as described below.
2. With whom does HME Talk share my personally identifiable information?
We may share with third parties anonymous, aggregated information about all our users.
We may disclose personally identifiable information to government authorities or to third parties pursuant to a subpoena or other legal process, to the extent we are required by law to do so.
Please note that information that you provide in email messages for distribution to HME Talk subscribers or post on public message boards is accessible by subscribers and may be publicly available on HME Talk’s website. HME Talk’s Terms and Conditions of Use restrict the use of such information by others. However, HME Talk is not responsible for others’ use of information provided by users.
4 .How does HME Talk comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA)?
If a child under 13 has provided us with personal information without parental or guardian consent, the parent or guardian may email us, and we will remove the information and unsubscribe the child from any promotional contact opportunities.
5. How do I tell HME Talk that I don't want to be contacted for promotional purposes?
You may request to be removed from HME Talk's informational and promotional email subscription lists by selecting the unsubscribe link in any promotional message or by contacting us at support@HMETalk.com with the subject heading “unsubscribe.” If you have questions about removing your name from our subscription lists, you may contact us at support@HMETalk.com.
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