DanShope.com Privacy Policy | support@danshope.com

Last Modified: November 8, 2008

At DanShope.com we recognize that privacy is important. This Privacy Policy applies to all of the products, services and websites offered by DanShope.com. In addition, where more detailed information is needed to explain our privacy practices, we post supplementary privacy notices to describe how particular services process personal information. These notices can be accessed on the relevant pages or by request at the above email address.

We can be reached via e-mail at support@danshope.com or by visiting our contact page at www.danshope.com/contact/


  Information we collect
  • For each visitor to our Web page, our Web server automatically recognizes only the consumer's domain name, but not the e-mail address or other personally identifying information.
  • We collect only the domain name of visitors to our Web page, the e-mail addresses of those who post messages to our bulletin board, the e-mail addresses of those who communicate with us via e-mail, aggregate information on what pages consumers access or visit, and information volunteered by the consumer, such as survey information and/or site registrations.

  • When you sign up for a DanShope.com account or other service or promotion that requires registration, we ask you for personal information (such as your name, email address and an account password). The data requested is managed as is consistent with our Terms of Service when you sign up. For certain services, such as our advertising programs, we also request credit card or other payment account information which we maintain in encrypted form on secure servers.

  Cookies
  • When you visit DanShope.com, we send one or more cookies a small file containing a string of characters to your computer that uniquely identifies your browser. We use cookies to improve the quality of our service by storing user preferences, record session information in our forums, such as a member ID, and ensure that visitors are not repeatedly sent the same banner ads.
  • When you access DanShope.com services, our servers automatically record information that your browser sends whenever you visit a website. These server logs may include information such as your web request, Internet Protocol address, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser.

  Advertising
  • To try and bring you offers that are of interest to you, we have relationships with other companies that we allow to place ads on our Web pages. As a result of your visit to our site, ad server companies may collect information such as your domain type, your IP address and clickstream information. For further information, consult the privacy policies of:
    http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html

  How we use the data
  • DanShope.com only processes personal information for the purposes described in this Privacy Policy and/or the supplementary privacy notices for specific services. In addition to the above, such purposes include:
    • Providing our services to users, including the display of customized content and advertising;
    • Auditing, research and analysis in order to maintain, protect and improve our services;
    • Ensuring the technical functioning of our network; and
    • Developing new services.
  • From time to time, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice. If our information practices change at some time in the future we will post the policy changes to our Web site to notify you of these changes and we will use for these new purposes only data collected from the time of the policy change forward. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should check back at our Web site periodically.

  • Customers may prevent their information from being used for purposes other than those for which it was originally collected by e-mailing us at the above address.

  • Upon request we provide site visitors with access to unique identifier information (e.g., customer number or password) that we maintain about them, communications that the consumer/visitor has directed to our site (e.g., e-mails, customer inquiries), a description of information that we maintain about them. Consumers can access this information by e-mailing us at the above address.

  Security
  • We have appropriate security measures in place in our physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information that we have collected from you at our site.


If you feel that this site is not following its stated information policy, you may contact us at the above email or web addresses.


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