Effective: May 6, 2019
Collection of data
While using the site, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information (or personal data) may include, but is not limited to:
- Email address
- First name and last name
- Cookies and usage data
We may use the information you provide in aggregate form for internal business purposes, such as generating statistics and developing marketing plans.
When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the data shown in the comments form as well as the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
We may disclose any information, including personally identifiable information, that we deem necessary in our sole discretion to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request. We may also exchange information, including personally identifiable information, with other companies and organizations for credit fraud protection and risk reduction.
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our site.
If you leave a comment on our site, you may opt-in to saving your name, email address, and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
Transfer of data
Your information, including personal data, may be transferred to—and maintained on—computers located outside of your state, province, country, or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.
If you are located outside the United States and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including personal data, to the United States and process it there.
Disclosure of data
Penrod Marketing may disclose your personal data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
- Comply with subpoenas, court orders, legal process, or other valid law enforcement measures, or at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation
- Protect and defend the rights or property of Penrod Marketing
- Prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the site
- Protect the personal safety of users of the site or the public
- Protect against legal liability
We may also disclose personally identifiable information to third parties in certain situations, including but not limited to:
- In the event that we buy or sell any business or assets, in which case we may disclose your personal data to the prospective buyer or seller of such business or assets
- If we or substantially all of our assets are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by us about its customers may be one of the transferred assets.
Security of data
The security of your data is important to us, but please be advised that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means and reasonable safeguards to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Retention of data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
We may use third-party service providers to monitor and analyze the use of our site, including Google Analytics.
Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: https://policies.google.com/privacy.
Links to other sites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Our site does not address anyone under the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected personal data from a child without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.