Last Updated: January 1, 2015
The http://www.NDNation.com website (the “Site”) is provided by NDNation.com, Inc. Collectively, this website and NDNation.com, Inc, shall be referred to as “NDN” throughout this and all other agreements pertaining to the use of the Site.
NDN Privacy Principles
Our approach to responsible information handling is based on the Fair Information Practice Principles, a cornerstone of which is providing notice of our information practices and other privacy aspects in order to allow individuals to make informed decisions regarding their personal information. When you visit our Site, information may be requested of you in order for you to participate more fully in our online offerings and services. When we collect personal information from you, we let you know what information is being collected, how it is collected, for what purpose(s) it is collected, and to whom it may be disclosed. We also identify the information that is necessary to fulfill your request. Whenever we request additional or optional information, we inform you that provision of such information is voluntary so that you know it is not required to receive the requested product or service.
You may browse our Site without providing personal information to us. However, if you want to acquire a registered handle on our site to participate in online activities (e.g., message board postings, ticket exchanges), we may request that you provide us with information about yourself. When you provide personal information to us that may be used for secondary purposes, (i.e., uses not related to the purpose for which the information was collected), we give you the opportunity to opt out of such uses.
If you register for a handle on our Site, you will be asked for information such as your name, email address, and any other information that is necessary to complete your reservation. NDN stores IP address information associated with your registration and any electronic interactions you have with the site. If you provide your email address to us, NDN may contact you via email: (i) to verify your registration; and (ii) to let you know about updates associated with the Site. NDN will not use any email address for any third party advertisements or notices. NDN does not currently engage in marketing email efforts, but in the event such a policy is enabled, you will be given an opportunity to opt out of receiving further emails.
NDN may use your name and contact information to compile aggregated demographic information for market studies, data trending, or similar uses that will make the services offered by NDN more effective and useful. NDN may share the aggregated demographic information with its partners, affiliates, and advertisers. The aggregated information and studies will not be linked to any personal information that can uniquely identify you.
As you navigate through and interact with our Site, we may automatically collect information through cookies, such as information about the/your device (e.g., the IP address and the characteristics of the device, browser, and operating system type), pages viewed, and other information about your browsing actions and pattern. The cookies that we place on your hard drive are persistent cookies. This means that you will have to manually delete them from your browser after using the NDN website. Please note that cookies are necessary to maintain your login to the site and allow you to use associated features (e.g. highlighted and ignored posters).
In addition, we may collect cookies from visitors to our Site in order to deliver our online advertising through third party vendors, including Google, on a variety of sites on the Internet. You may opt out of receiving cookie-based advertising from Google by visiting https://support.google.com/ads/answer/2662922?hl=en and following the opt-out instructions. You may opt out of receiving cookie-based advertising from members of the Network Advertising Initiative (“NAI”) on the NAI opt-out page at http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/.
We have a variety of mechanisms for you to modify and update the contact information that you have provided to us and are in the process of developing more mechanisms to update your personal data. When you visit our Site, we let you know in our privacy statements how you may currently modify the contact information that you have provided.
Children’s Online Privacy
Our Site is not directed to children under 18, and we do not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 18. If you become aware that your child has provided us with personal information without your consent, please contact us by clicking this link, and we will delete such information from our system.
Protection of Personal Information
We recognize industry standards and employ security safeguards in an effort to protect personal information from unauthorized access and misuse. Furthermore, we attempt to verify that the information used to process your request is accurate and current. Please note that no electronic transmission of information can be entirely secure. We cannot guarantee that the security measures we have in place to protect personal information will never be defeated or fail, or that those measures will always be sufficient or effective.
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How to Contact Us
P.O. Box 501914
San Diego, CA 92150-1914