1. Information Collected through this Website.
1.1. Information You Provide to Us.
If you are a visitor to the Website, we may collect information that you provide to us when you communicate with any of our departments such as billing, product support or customer service. You may also provide your email address to us if you would like to receive additional information about the Website and the products and services that New England Facts offers, including product updates, account verification, accounting notices and customer service communications.
1.2. Information Collected by the Website.
NewEnglandFacts.com may collect information about you when you use this Website. You may choose not to share your location details with us by adjusting your mobile device's location services settings.
The Website may collect information using cookies and other similar technologies, such as web beacons. Cookies are text files with small amounts of data that are stored on your computer and are accessed and recorded by the websites that you visit.
Information that may be collected by cookies when you use this Website may include, but are not limited to,
- the pages you visit within the Website;
- the date and time of your visit to the Website;
- the amount of time you spend using the Website;
- the Internet Protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet;
- your computer and connection information such as your browser type and version, operating system and platform.
You can set your browser to reject cookies or to notify you when you are sent a cookie. However, if you disable cookies you may not be able to log in to the Website or to use certain features of the Website.
1.3. Information Collected by Third Parties through Third Party Links and Content.
Do Not Track Requests.
Your Internet browser may allow you to adjust your browser settings so that do not track requests are sent to the websites that you visit. However, we will not disable tracking technology that may be active on the Website in response to any do not track requests that we receive from your browser.
1.4. Information Collected by Third-Party Analytics Services.
1.5. Information You Post on this Website.
If you post information on public areas of this Website, that information may be collected and used by New England Facts, other users of the Website, and the public generally.
2. How We Use the Information We Collect.
We use the information we gather through the Website to help us better understand how this Website and our products and services are being used. By identifying patterns and trends in use, we are able to better design the Website and our products and services to improve your experience. We may also use this information to contact and communicate with you and to respond to your communications and requests.
3. How We Share Your Information with Third Parties.
We do not sell, rent or in any way share the user information we collect through this Website to any third-parties for their own marketing purposes. In the event New England Facts decides to sell or rent your information to third-parties for their own marketing purposes in the future, we will notify you and you will have an opportunity to affirmatively opt-in to receiving these third-party marketing communications.
We do share your information with third parties in some circumstances as follows:
3.1. Employees, Third-Party Processors and Third-Party Service Providers.
We will disclose your information to our employees, contractors, affiliates, distributors, dealers, vendors and suppliers (Service Providers) who provide certain services to us or on our behalf, such as operating and supporting this Website, analyzing data, or performing marketing or consulting services. These Service Providers will only have access to the information they require to perform limited functions on our behalf.
3.2. Response to Subpoenas or Court Orders or to Protect Rights and to Comply with Our Policies.
To the extent permitted by law, we will disclose your information to government authorities or third parties if: (a) required to do so by law, or in response to a subpoena or court order; (b) we believe in our sole discretion that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect against fraud, to protect the property or other rights of us or other users, third parties or the public at large; or (c) we believe that you have abused this Website by using it to attack other systems or to gain unauthorized access to any other system, to engage in spamming or otherwise to violate applicable laws. You should be aware that, following disclosure to any third party, your information may be accessible by others to the extent permitted or required by applicable law.
3.3. Business Transfers; Bankruptcy.
3.4. Aggregate Information.
We may share information relating to users of this Website with affiliated or unaffiliated third-parties on an anonymous, aggregate basis. While this information will not identify you personally, in some instances these third parties may be able to combine this aggregate information with other data they have about you, or that they receive from other third-parties, in a manner that allows them to identify you personally.
3.5. Our Affiliates.
We may share some or all of your information with our parent company, subsidiaries and corporate affiliates, joint venturers, or other companies under common control with us. These entities will not be permitted to use your information for their own marketing purposes.
3.6. DMCA Notices.
We may share your information with third parties in response to Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) notifications, as described in our Terms and Conditions. DMCA responses will be returned as they are submitted. We will not remove any personal information that may be included in the applicable notification.
4. Children Under Age 18.
This Website is not intended for children under the age of 18, or the applicable age of majority, without involvement of a parent or guardian. We do not knowingly collect or distribute personal information from or about children under the age of 18.
We implement industry standard security measures intended to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. Please be aware that no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, New England Facts cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit on or through this Website and you do so at your own risk.
7. Use of Information Outside Your Country of Residence.
8. Managing Information.
Information that has originated in a public database can only be changed through contact with the source of this information.
9. Contact Us.
Last update: September 2017