Privacy & Security Information

How does EmpoweringSmallBiz.com use information gathered about its online visitors? Any consumer information gathered on the EmpoweringSmallBiz.com website may be used for aggregate research, promotional purposes and/or for future site development. In particular we may use information gathered about you for the following purposes: to send you or, where appropriate, your organization, information about us and promotional material about our products together with details of any offers we may have available from time to time; to monitor interest in our range of products and to assist us to tailor the content of the EmpoweringSmallBiz.com website to your needs by collecting information about your preferences through tracking patterns of page views on the EmpoweringSmallBiz.comwebsite; and to create a profile relating to you in order to show you the content that might be of interest to you and to display the content according to your preferences.

Disclosure of Information

EmpoweringSmallBiz.com will not disclose personal identifiable information that you provide on this Site to any third parties other than to agents of EmpoweringSmallBiz.com, except:

1) in accordance with the terms of this privacy policy statement
or
2) to comply with valid legal requirements such as law, regulation, warrant, subpoena or court order.

Agents of EmpoweringSmallBiz.com include professionals or organizations we have hired to do marketing on our behalf or manage our customer data safely and securely.

Cookies

EmpoweringSmallBiz.com, in common with many website operators, may use standard technology called cookies on this Site. Cookies are small data files that are downloaded onto your computer when you visit a particular website. You can disable cookies by turning them off in your browser; however, some areas of this Site may not function properly if you do so.

Policies for Online Visitors Under 13 Years of Age

EmpoweringSmallBiz.com does not provide any personal identifiable information to any third party (other than EmpoweringSmallBiz.com agents) from our online visitors identified as being under 13 years of age. E-mail addresses of children under 13 are only used to deliver requested information.

When an online visitor under 13 years of age registers or provides any personal identifiable information, he/she is required to provide the e-mail address (or on some Sites, the postal address) of his/her parent or guardian. We give the parent or guardian notice via e-mail (or postal mail) when their child under 13 years of age registers or provides personal identifiable information. The notification provides the parent or guardian with instructions on how to review and delete information collected from his/her child.

Although online visitors under 13 years of age may be allowed to participate in some contests or promotions, if such a visitor wins, notification and prizes will be sent to the parent or guardian identified when the child entered the contest or promotion.

Security

This Site incorporates appropriate safeguards using industry standard technology to heighten the security, accuracy and privacy of any personal information we have collected and we have put in place reasonable precautions to protect information from loss and misuse. Our security and privacy policies are periodically reviewed and enhanced as required.

Policy Change

If we alter our privacy policy, any changes will be posted on this page of our Site so that you are always informed of the information we collect about you, how we use it and the circumstances under which we may disclose it. Please check back from time to time to ensure you are aware of our current privacy policy.
We appreciate your interest and hope that you enjoy visiting the Site.

Contact Information

If at any time you wish to contact EmpoweringSmallBiz.com with any question or complaint or to exercise any of the rights set out in this privacy policy statement you may do so by contacting EmpoweringSmallBiz.com by using our Contact Us page which provides you direct contact with the EmpoweringSmallBiz.com staff.