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Information Collected GTG collects personal information from you (for example, your name, postal address, email address, and other data) when you provide personal data through our Website. GTG generally collects personally identifying information with your specific knowledge and consent. For instance, GTG collects information as follows: (1) pages or pop-ups where you enter information, (2) orders for products or services, (3) email inquiries, (4) telephone, mail or other communication with the Website, (5) interaction with banners, pop-ups or Website advertisers, (6) surveys, (7) registrations, (8) recognition of the IP Address of the device, such as your computer, which is connected to the Website, and (9) cookies, which are discussed further below. GTG reserves the right to use information gathered by it for any and all purposes. GTG may sell or share email addresses and all other information with our affiliates and with carefully selected companies who we think can offer you services and products of interest to you. If you do not wish to have your information shared, write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you do not wish to receive future commercial communications from us by e-mail, simply follow the unsubscribe instructions contained within the email.
Third Party Access We also allow access to our database by third parties that provide us with services, such as technical maintenance or forums and search software, but only for the purpose of and to the extent necessary to provide those services. If you choose to purchase items through features on our Website, we may forward your information to third parties for services such as credit card processing and order fulfillment. There also are times when you provide information about yourself to us in areas of the Website that are managed or participated in by third parties, such as our shopping areas. In such cases, the information may be used by us and by such third party(ies), each pursuant to its own policies. We also may provide your information to our advertisers, so that they can serve ads to you that meet your needs or match your interests. While GTG will seek to require such third parties to follow appropriate privacy policies and will not authorize them to use this information except for the express purpose for which it is provided, GTG does not bear any responsibility for any actions or policies of third parties. There also may be occasion when we are legally required to provide access to our database in order to cooperate with police investigations or other legal proceedings. In those instances, the information is provided only for that purpose. While your individual information is protected as outlined above, we reserve the right to use, transfer, sell, and share aggregated, anonymous data about our users as a group for any business purpose, such as analyzing usage trends and seeking compatible advertisers and partners.
Use of Information Your information is stored in a secured database and is used for purposes of providing you with information requested by you, providing for a follow up with you in connection with materials you request and as a part of our mailings and solicitations to prospective customers. Credit card numbers, CVS (back of the card) numbers and expiration dates provided by you are never revealed by the Website to anyone except to processing agencies and/or law enforcement authorities and/or in connection with fraud investigations and litigation. The information you provide also may be utilized for market research purposes, for project planning or for development of prospect lists for marketing. Please note that all email that originates from us will either display the www.gabbyandlaird.com domain name or an affiliated domain name. If you receive an unsolicited email that you believe is connected with us in any way, please forward the email (as an enclosure) to email@example.com.
Unsolicited Email (SPAM). You should be aware, however, that unscrupulous marketers can sometimes “harvest” your email address directly from your computer or another person’s address book or even obtain your email address through programs that automatically search web pages and email traffic for email addresses. GTG also may disclose or exchange with others information you have provided to us if we believe that the law requires us to do so or if it is necessary to protect the rights or property of GTG, our affiliate companies, our staff, or our users.
Information Automatically Collected In addition, we automatically receive and collect certain types of information whenever you visit our Website. For example, like many websites, we use “cookies” and web beacons to obtain certain types of information when your web browser accesses our Website. We use this information to monitor the usage and performance of our Website, to enhance our customers’ search and shopping experiences and to determine aggregate information about our user base and usage patterns. We also use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer our Website, and to communicate with you after you have sent us emails. If you send us emails, from time to time we may use information about your preferences and interests to send updates to you about GTG, its services, listing, special offers, or information that may be of interest to you. Some of our advertisers occasionally serve you cookies as well. We do not have control over cookies placed by advertisers.
Security GTG will use reasonable precautions to keep the information disclosed to us secure and not to disclose such information to any third parties . However, we are not responsible for any breach of security or for any actions of any third parties that may receive the information. Access to your personal information is limited to people who need it to do their job. For example, if we need to mail something to you, we must share your name and address with a direct mail company. We limit such third parties in their access and use of your personal information. GTG reserves the right to transfer all its information in connection with the sale of all or part of its business, capital stock or assets.
Opt-In Announcement As an added benefit to you, GTG has a relationship with an independent, third party company that sends e-mail announcements to visitors who request to receive them. When you sign up for an e-mail newsletter from GTG, you are given the opportunity also to receive announcement lists from third parties. Whether you want to receive these announcement lists is your choice. You should only receive those lists that you affirmatively choose to receive. If you choose to receive a specific announcement list, you will receive commercial messages that are related to the topic of the list from independent third parties that have contracted with GTG or third parties to send messages to the list. You may stop the arrival of these announcement lists at any time by removing your e-mail addresses from the list by following the instructions on the e-mails received.
IP Address. Your Internet Protocol ("IP") address is usually associated with the place from which you enter the Internet, like your Internet Service Provider, your company or your university. We may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, gather broad demographic information, and administer our Website.