This policy covers WebGenie's corporate web sites. Some of our
subsidiaries or programs have their own, possibly different,
WebGenie encourages you to read this privacy
policy and those of all Web sites you visit
Types and Uses of Personal Information
Your personal information is used in the following ways:
User IDs and Passwords—Provide you with access to your profile
areas and to protected content.
- Account Information
—Tells us more about who you are, how to contact you, and your
shipping and billing information. Also contains any preferences
you have provided.
- Customer Feedback and Support
—Provides a mechanism for requesting information from WebGenie.
Also used to tell us how we can improve our products, services and
- E-mail Correspondence—Used
to raise and respond to issues and inquiries of all types. Also
used to distribute information about WebGenie, our products, and
—Show which products and services you have requested and/or
We will only use your personal information in
the ways specified when it was collected. We will not subsequently
change the way in which we use your personal information, unless you
consent to the new usage.
How do we use the personal
information we collect?
WebGenie is the
sole owner of the information collected on this Site. Personal
information that you provide WebGenie (such as a personal email
address) may be used by WebGenie in the following ways:
- - to contact you about your use of the Site or our products and
- - to respond to your comments or requests;
- - to maintain a record of the relationship between you and us.
- - to request feedback and to enable us to develop and improve
the Site and our products and services;
- - for internal and marketing/promotional purposes including
newsletters, which may include advertisements; and
- - for the specific purpose for which the information was
For example, we send
new Customers and other users a welcoming email. The established
Customers will occasionally receive information on product services or
We also send to Customers announcements about site and service
We protect the personal information you share with us. Access to your personal information is
limited to people who need it to do their job.
Authorized third-party agents may also need access to some of
your personal information.
We may respond, where required by law, to subpoenas, court
orders, or legal process. We also may choose to establish or
exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims.
We may collect and possibly share information in order to
investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities,
suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the
physical safety of any person, violations of WebGenie's terms of
use, or as otherwise required by law.
WebGenie will not retain your
personal information longer than is necessary for the purposes for
which it was collected.
Linked Web Sites
We provide links to
third-party sites. Since we do not control these Web sites, we
encourage you to review the privacy policies posted on these (and
all) third-party sites.
We do not knowingly collect
personal information from children under the age of 13. If we learn
that we have personal information on a child under the age of 13, we
will delete that information from our systems. WebGenie encourages
parents to go online with their children.
register for one of our Web programs. Our CGIs can only read cookies
from WebGenie's own Web sites.
If you choose to disable cookies in your browser, you can still
access most of our Web sites. Some Web sites will not allow you to
complete certain activities if cookies are disabled. For example,
our consumer e-commerce site uses session cookies and persistent
cookies to process transactions. If you do not accept cookies, the
associated shopping cart will not work and you would not be able to
We may display advertisements from third parties on our website.
Third-party ad-serving companies control which ads are shown. These
ad-serving companies may use their own cookies to collect
non-personally identifiable information from you. Advertisers use
this information to target the ads and measure their impact.
We use multiple third parties to monitor web traffic, statistics,
advertisement 'click-through', and other activities on WebGenie's
sites. Where authorized by WebGenie, such third parties may use
cookies, WebGenie's Web log files, Web beacons, and other monitoring
technologies to compile anonymous aggregate statistics on WebGenie's
Web site visitors.
Current versions of Web browsers offer enhanced user controls
regarding the placement and duration of both first and third party
cookies. Search for Cookies
under your Web browser's Help menu for more information on
cookie management features available to you.
Accessing and Updating
We need your help in making sure your personal information is
correct in our systems. Please notify us of changes to your name,
address, title, phone number or e-mail address via the program's
member profile pages.
Every e-mail newsletter or
advertisement will have instructions to unsubscribe.