October 1, 2016
SALEM-NEWS.COM PRIVACY STATEMENT
Salem-News.com, Inc. and it affiliates (collectively, `Salem-News.com`) respect the privacy of the visitors to our Website at www.Salem-News.com and affiliate websites and any co branded, derivative or successor site (collectively, the `Website`) and are committed to protecting your privacy. Salem-News.com has established this Privacy Statement to inform you of our policies and practices regarding how we collect information from you, how we use and disclose it, and your rights with respect to such information.
1. COLLECTION OF PERSONAL IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION.
Personal identifiable information is information that may be used to identify an individual, including, without limitation, your first and last name, your home or other physical address, your age and income, your electronic mail address, which Internet address you go to, what browser you are using, and other similar information (collectively, `Personal Information`). Salem-News.com will ask you for and collect personal identifiable information from you to provide certain services to you; to sell products and services to you; to send promotional e-mails and information about our company; to register for products or services; to register or request to receive updates about our upcoming services; to solicit feedback; and for editorial, internal marketing, and promotional purposes. Salem-News.com collects personal identifiable information about you from various sources while you are visiting our Website including, but not limited to, the following: (i) information we collect from you from applications, registration, surveys, and other forms; (ii) information about your transactions with us, our business partners and our suppliers; (iii) information we receive from our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, cookie information and the page(s) you requested; and (iv) your e-mail, fax and telephone requests to us for technical support, information, or about our products or services.
2. USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION.
You may choose not to provide us with any Personal Information. In such an event, you can still access and use any portions of the Website.
3. DISCLOSURE AND SHARING OF PERSONAL IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION.
4. OPTING OUT AND OTHER RIGHTS.
We allow you, on our Website, to set and to modify your marketing preferences and/or to opt out of receiving communications from Salem-News.com other than those communications which are part of our products and services being provided to you. If you opt out of such communications, Salem-News.com will use commercially reasonable efforts to ensure that such selections take effect within 24 hours.
We also allow you, on our Website, to opt out of consenting to have your Personal Information disclosed to specific partners of Salem-News.com with whom we work to deliver our products and service to you. Once you opt out of such communications, Salem-News.com will not subsequently provide your Personal Information to such partners unless you modify your preferences to opt in to such disclosure.
Salem-News.com reserves the right to send you certain communications related to this Website that are considered part of your account, such as traffic reports and alerts, without offering you the opportunity to opt out of receiving them.
5. CHILDREN`S PRIVACY (INDIVIDUALS UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE).
Salem-News.com is committed to protecting the privacy of children and encourages parents and guardians to take an active role in your child`s online activities and interests. Salem-News.com does not knowingly collect, use or disclose Personal Information about visitors under 18 years of age. Parents and guardians should instruct their children never to give out real names or any other identifying information over the Internet without first getting parental permission. If you are 17 or under, you must have your parent or guardian`s permission to provide any information to Salem-News.com through our Website.
Salem-News.com takes commercially reasonable care in providing secure transmission of your information over the Internet. Even though we strive to protect your Personal Information, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Salem-News.com cannot ensure and does not warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we make our best effort to ensure its security on our systems.
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10. YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS.
By using this Website, you acknowledge and agree to the terms and conditions of this Privacy Statement. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use this Website. Salem-News.com reserves the right to change or modify the privacy practices that are described herein simply by posting such change, update, or modification on this Website. Any such change, update or modification will be effective immediately upon posting to the Website and Salem-News.com reserves the right to make the revised or changed Privacy Statement effective for information we already have about you, as well as any information we receive in the future.