WE ARE COMMITTED TO YOUR PRIVACY
SPECIAL NOTE TO MINORS
In order to be eligible to use the web site, You must be at least twenty one (21) years of age or older. We do not currently market to or create special areas for use by minors. Accordingly, we do not knowingly collect age identifying information, nor do we knowingly collect any Personal Information from children under the age of 18 years. However, we hereby advise all visitors to our site under the age of 18 not to disclose or provide any Personal Information on our website. In the event that we discover that a child under the age of 18 has provided Personal Information to us, in accordance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, we will delete the child’s Personal Information from our files to the extent technologically possible.
WHAT PERSONAL INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT FROM YOU AND WHY?
We collect and maintain a variety of Personal Information about you to enable us to provide you with the best service. "Personal Information" is information about you by which you may be identified. We currently collect Personal Information through e-mail and the various online inquiry forms on the web site. The Personal Information we collect and maintain about you includes the requested information on the Contact us form.
- Your full name
- Your email address
We only collect Personal Information that you voluntarily provide to us or voluntarily provide to our Partners (defined below) who share that information with us. We also use your Personal Information for other things that may include, but are not limited to, the following: This information won't be shared with anyone other than Employees of Professors Picks.
Correspondence and Interactions:
We communicate via e-mail. We reserve the right to contact you regarding your Personal Information; such as password reminders and technical support; respond to your online inquires; tell you about products and services provided by this web site, our Partners and other affiliates; and notify you of the web sites daily free picks and discount coupons.
You receive emails containing this web sites daily free picks, discount coupons and new services and special offers because you either:
* Chose to subscribe to the Free Pick Email at this web site.
* Made a purchase from one of the handicappers advertised at this web site.
* Requested free information at this web site.
* Signed up on a site that we sponsor or advertise on, and/or requested information from sponsors or advertisers on that site.
Each time you interact with our web site, the details of your interaction are collected and retained. We intend to retain any correspondence, including facsimiles, mail and e-mails, sent to us or sent using the "Contact Us" links at any of the handicapper sites advertised at this web site. We also may retain correspondence such as customer service e-mails from us to you. We may delete such records over time.
Use of IP Address
IP addresses are numbers that are automatically assigned to your computer, and, if associated with other individually identifiable information, could be considered personal information. Your user IP address information is used only for our internal tracking purposes.
WHAT GENERAL INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT FROM YOU AND WHY?
"General Information" is information about you or your activities on our web site that do not identify you personally. When you use the Internet, your web browser or software may communicate certain information to the host website you visit. This information may include the unique number assigned to your server or Internet connection, the capabilities and features of your computer, you geographic location, your movement and activity within a particular website and the site you came from prior to visiting our web site. We collect the same information on our web site. We use this General Information to generate statistics about visitors to our web site.
HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
The information we collect is used to (i) to respond to your inquiries; (ii) provide customer services and resolve any complaints; (iii) improve the web site and service and resolve any technical problems; (iv) communicate with you concerning the services offered on the web site by us or any of our Partners; (v) cross-reference with other Personal Information that we have acquired about you or may acquire about you through other sources; (vi) create aggregate data; (vii) ensure compliance with the web site Terms Of Service; and (viii) comply with any applicable laws and regulations.
We may also disclose your information as we, in our sole discretion, deem appropriate in the event that you reproduce, republish, rebroadcast, retransmit, recast or in any way distribute the information that you obtain or receive from this website or otherwise violate the Terms of Service relating to this site and/or transactions your request.
DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION WE COLLECT
HOW WE PROTECT INFORMATION WE COLLECT
We offer secure web pages to collect certain kinds of user information and we store certain kinds of data in encrypted form. We follow reasonable technical and management practices to help protect the confidentiality, security and integrity of data stored on our system. Although no computer system is completely secure, we believe the measures implemented on our web site reduce the likelihood of security problems to a level appropriate to the type of data involved.
HOW LONG WE KEEP USER INFORMATION
We generally keep user data on our server or in our archives for as long as we reasonably need it. We may alter this practice according to changing requirements. For example, we may delete some data if needed to free up storage space. We may keep other data for longer periods if the law requires it. In addition, information posted in a public forum could stay in the public domain indefinitely.
Data management requests are administered in an orderly manner to the extent feasible and within our direct control. Please note that we have greater control over recently collected data than over archived data. Once data is removed from the system and archived, it may not be feasible to accommodate specific requests. In those cases, our general data retention policy applies.
PERSONAL CHOICE IN THE DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION
If you do not want us to share your Personal Information with our Partners for marketing purposes, or if you do not want to receive certain communications and offers from us you can "opt out" of such sharing, communications and offers by visiting Customer Service.
In addition, all emails from this web site contain a clearly defined opt-out link.
If you believe that any Personal Information collected by us about you is not correct or has changed, please send an e-mail message to Customer Service explaining the correction or change and providing any relevant confirmation or reference number.
TERMINATION OF YOUR ACCOUNT FOR CAUSE
All information contained on or within this web site and its affiliated emails and/or newsletters cannot be rebroadcast, reproduced, or retransmitted in whole or in part in any manner - either in print form or electronically via the Internet, including but not limited to other Internet sites, newsgroups, posting boards, message boards, and forums, etc., - without the written prior consent of this web site. Any and all violations of this policy will result in the immediate termination of your account with no refund for any portion of unused service originally purchased.
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