Ringplanet Communications is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Ringplanet Communications Web site and governs data collection and usage. By using the Ringplanet Communications website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
Collection of your Personal Information
Ringplanet Communications collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Ringplanet Communications may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
There may also be information about your computer hardware and software that is collected by Ringplanet Communications. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by Ringplanet Communications for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Ringplanet Communications Web site.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Ringplanet Communications website, or public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Ringplanet Communications does not read any of your private online communications.
Ringplanet Communications encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from Ringplanet Communications so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. Ringplanet Communications is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Ringplanet Communications and Ringplanet Communications family of Web sites.
Use of your Personal Information
Ringplanet Communications collects and uses your personal information to operate the Ringplanet Communications Web site and deliver the services you have requested. Ringplanet Communications also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Ringplanet Communications and its affiliates. Ringplanet Communications may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
Ringplanet Communications does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Ringplanet Communications or companies working on behalf of Ringplanet Communications may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In addition, Ringplanet Communications may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Ringplanet Communications, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Ringplanet Communications does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
Ringplanet Communications may keep track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within Ringplanet Communications, in order to determine what Ringplanet Communications services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Ringplanet Communications to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Ringplanet Communications Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Ringplanet Communications or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Ringplanet Communications; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Ringplanet Communications, or the public.
The Ringplanet Communications Web site use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Ringplanet Communications pages, or register with Ringplanet Communications site or services, a cookie helps Ringplanet Communications to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Ringplanet Communications Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Ringplanet Communications features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Ringplanet Communications services or Web sites you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
Ringplanet Communications uses reasonable efforts to secure your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it may or may not be protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Changes to this Statement
Ringplanet Communications will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Ringplanet Communications encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Ringplanet Communications is protecting your information.
Ringplanet Communications welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Ringplanet Communications has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Ringplanet Communications at (888) 753-1753; or email us at customerservice@mailRingplanet.com. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.