Anonymous User Information: Internet Marketing Solutions collects some anonymous information each time you visit Internet Marketing Solutions so we can improve the overall quality of your online experience. We collect your IP address, referral data, and browser and platform type. You do not have to register with Internet Marketing Solutions before we can collect this anonymous information. We do not collect any unique information about you (such as your name, e-mail address, etc.) except when you specifically and knowingly provide such information. Internet Marketing Solutions does not require you to share information that identifies you personally, such as your name or email address, in order for you to use the Internet Marketing Solutions search. Internet Marketing Solutions assigns an anonymous ID number to your requests and links the following additional data to that number: the date and time you visited Internet Marketing Solutions, your search terms, and the links upon which you choose to click. Like most standard Web site servers, we use log files to collect and store this anonymous user information. We analyze this information to examine trends, administer the site, track user's movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. Internet Marketing Solutions may present links in a format that enables us to understand whether they have been followed. We use this information to understand and improve the quality of the Internet Marketing Solutions search.
Information security: We take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. We restrict access to your personally identifying information to employees who need to know that information in order to operate, develop or improve our services.
Aggregated General Information: We may share aggregated general information about our site with our corporate partners or others. Examples of this include the number of users who searched for "Classic Cars", the daily number of unique visitors, or how many users clicked on a particular advertisement. Aggregated data does not contain any personally identifiable information that could be used to contact or identify you.
Information sharing: We may share personally identifying information to other companies or individuals in any of the following limited circumstances:
- We have your consent.
- If you have an account, we may share the information submitted under your account among all of our services in order to provide you with a seamless experience and to improve the quality of our services. We will not disclose your account information to other people or non-affiliated companies, except in the limited circumstances described in this Policy or with your consent.
- We may store and process personal information collected on our site in the Canada or any other country in which Internet Marketing Solutions or its agents maintain facilities. By using our services, you consent to the transfer of your information among these facilities, including those located outside your country.
- Internet Marketing Solutions may use third party service providers to serve ads and emails on our behalf. These companies may use technologies to measure the effectiveness of ads and emails and use information about your visits to Internet Marketing Solutions so that we can provide a better search experience to you. For this purpose, we may also provide these third parties service providers anonymous information about your site navigation.
- We may share certain information about you with carefully selected business partners, including those who may offer services that complement those provided by us or which we believe may be of interest to you. We may also disclose information to third parties who assist us in providing our services to you. For example, we may engage third parties to make improvements on our site, to offer new products and to allow us to customize your experience on the Site.
Children's Privacy: Internet Marketing Solutions does not knowingly request or collect personally identifiable information online or offline contact information from users under 13 years of age nor do we knowingly use or share personal information from users under 13 years of age with third parties.
Sale of Assets: In the event that another company acquires all or substantially all of the assets related to the business of Internet Marketing Solutions, we reserve the right to include any or all stored personal information among the assets transferred to the acquiring company.
Paid Submissions: The Information that is gathered when submitting a URL to the Internet Marketing Solutions Directory is only used to contact the customer and will not be sold or otherwise transferred without their explicit permission.
Your California Privacy Rights
IM Solutions, LLC ("IMS") makes these disclosures to its customers, and those visiting its website, who reside in California and supersedes and replaces any conflicting disclosures found elsewhere on our website.
Opt-Out of Disclosure for Direct Marketing Purposes. California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits California residents to opt-out of our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. You may make such a request by contacting us by e-mail addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please reference California Privacy Rights in your subject line. You may also write to us at IM Solutions, LLC, 1800 Preston Bark Boulevard, Suite 2200, LB1, Plano, Texas, Attn: Privacy Officer. Please be aware that this opt-out does not prohibit our disclosure of personal information for any purpose other than direct marketing.
Automatic Gathering of Information by IMS. IMS collects non-identifying information about your visit to or use of our website, as well as your Web browsing movements across the Internet (not just on our website), and your interaction with advertisements on our website and elsewhere on the Internet. For example, we may keep track of how many of our advertisements you saw before visiting our website, how you were directed to our website, how you navigate around our website, which products you browse, as well as your purchasing activities through the website. To do this, we and our service providers use technology (e.g., cookies, action tags, Web beacons, and GIF tags), placed at various sections on the website and in our advertisements delivered by e-mail or served during your Web browsing session. Some of this technology may be disabled by changing your Web browser settings. Please consult the documentation for your Web browser on how to manage the information gathering and storage aspects of this technology on your computer. We and our Service Providers do not collect any personal information through the use of this technology.
Automatic Gathering of Information by Third Parties. When you visit our website, third parties can collect personally identifiable information about your online activities over time and across different websites pertaining to your visit to or use of our and other Websites.
Do-Not-Track Requests. As of January 1, 2014, California residents visiting our website may request that we not automatically gather and track information pertaining to their online browsing movements across the Internet. Such requests are typically made through Web browser settings that control signals or other mechanisms that provide consumers the ability to exercise choice regarding the collection of personally identifiable information about an individual consumer's online activities over time and across third-party Websites or online services. IMS honors these requests/settings.
Effective December 2013