This policy, in addition to our terms outlined above, describe how the personal information that we collect is processed. We take your privacy very seriously. Any personal data provided by you is not traded with, sold to, or made accessible to any other company.
The Information and Security
When you visit the website Introstock.com (Site), you provide us personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected by us and Site use information collected by us as you interact with our Site. When you register with IntroStock, you provide us with certain personal information, such as your name, your e-mail address, your location, and any other personal or preference information that you choose to share with us. When you enter the Site, IntroStock collects your browser type and IP address. This information is gathered for all Site visitors. In addition, IntroStock stores certain information from your browser using "cookies". IntroStock uses session ID cookies for several purposes, including to confirm that users are logged in. You can remove or block this cookie using the settings in your browser if you want to disable this convenience feature.
When you use the Site, you may set up your personal profile. IntroStock collects information about your activities so that IntroStock can provide you with services tailored to your needs and offer personalized features. In most cases, IntroStock retains historical use information so that, for example, you can return to view prior messages you have sent or easily track your advertisements and responses. When you update information, IntroStock usually keeps a backup copy of the prior version for a reasonable period of time, although no retention of prior information is guaranteed by IntroStock.
When you register with IntroStock, you create your own profile and privacy settings. Your profile information, as well as your name, e-mail and, if you choose to upload and use one, photo, are displayed to people as specified in your privacy settings to enable you to connect with people on IntroStock. IntroStock may occasionally use your name and e-mail address to send you notifications regarding new services or promotions offered by IntroStock that IntroStock thinks you may find valuable. Profile information is used by IntroStock primarily to be presented back to and edited by you when you access the service and to be presented to others permitted to view that information by your privacy settings.
IntroStock may send you service-related announcements from time to time through the general operation of the Site. Generally, you may opt out of such e-mails, although IntroStock reserves the right to send you notices about the Services and your account even if you opt out of all voluntary e-mail notifications.
IntroStock takes appropriate security precautions to protect our users' information. Your account information is located on a secured server behind a firewall. When you enter sensitive information (such as credit card number or your password), IntroStock encrypts that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL).
If you are under Age 18
No one under age 18 may provide any personal information to or on the Site. If you are under 18, please do not attempt to register for IntroStock. In the event that IntroStock learns that IntroStock has collected personal information from a minors under age 18 without verification of parental consent, IntroStock will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that IntroStock might have any information from or about a minors under 18, please contact us by using our contact form to send us an e-mail. IntroStock recommends that minors under 18 years of age ask their parents for permission before sending over the Internet to IntroStock or anyone any information about themselves.
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Changing or Removing Information
Access and control over most personal information on the Site is available through the profile editing tools. Site users may modify or delete any of their profile information at any time by logging into their account. Information will be updated immediately. Individuals who wish to deactivate their IntroStock account may do so using our contact form to send us an e-mail. Removed information may persist in backup copies for a reasonable period of time but will not be generally available to other members of the Site. Where you make use of the communication features of the Site to share information with other individuals on IntroStock, however (e.g., posting a comment or review), you generally cannot remove such communications.