The Information We Collect...
The information we collect, including your email address, name, title, company or organization name, address and telephone number, as well as any descriptive information about your company or organization are used to update our records and may be included in any directories we publish. The information also enables us to communicate with you. This information is gathered when you access some services on WRB and CUL website(s) that require a Submision or login that may or may not includes your email address and the password you create. The services we provide include our newsletter, any directories and may include products or services available for purchase.
We also may collect information about your interaction with WRB and CUL website(s) and services with website analytics tools that retrieve information from your browser, including the site you came from, the search engines and keywords you used to find our sites, as well as the pages you view on our website(s), your browser add-ons, and your browser's technical specifications. We may also use other technologies, such as cookies and web beacons, to collect information about the actions you take on our website(s). In addition, we may collect certain standard information that your browser sends to websites you visit, including your IP address, browser type and language, access times and referring website addresses. We also may collect information when you view advertisements, and we may provide website analytic tools to our advertisers who may collect information about your page views and actions on their websites.
When you receive newsletters or promotional email from us, we may use technologies to determine if the email has been opened and which links you clicked. The information we collect is used to maintain and improve our services and to provide an enhanced online experience.
By registering on our website(s) you are providing us with your permission to send you, on a limited basis, information about our products and services. We may also allow our partners to contact you with relevant information about their products and services. You will have the opportunity to opt-out of these partner communications.
We may occasionally hire other companies to provide us with services, such as the processing and delivery of direct mail and email messages, customer support, website hosting, transaction processing, and statistical analysis of our services. Our service providers will be permitted to use only the information they need to deliver the service or services to us. They are required to maintain the confidentiality of the information and are prohibited from using it in any way. Our credit card processing vendors may use appropriate information to improve their services, including detecting fraudulent uses of credit cards. We also may access or disclose information, including the content of your communications to comply with the local, state and federal law or respond to lawful requests, as well as to protect our rights, as well as those of our customers and partners, including the enforcement of agreements or policies governing your use of our services. We also may act in good faith if we believe that action is required to to protect the safety of our employees, customers, partners and/or the public. We may also disclose information as part of a merger or sale of assets.
You can opt-out of receiving future promotional email from our website(s) and services, as well as our partners, by following the specific instructions at the bottom of the emails you receive. This does not apply to the receipt of periodic communications that are part of our services.
Accessing Your Information...
If registration and a login is required for any of our services, you will have immediate to the services or directories we publish online. In order to help prevent unauthorized access to your information, you may be required to login with your email address and the password you create. The appropriate method for accessing your information will depend on the WRB and CUL website(s) and services you use. You must protect your password. We are not liable for any unauthorized access to your account(s) or services.
We may use "cookies" to enable you to sign in to our services without the need to register or login on subsequent visits to our website(s), and to personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies contain information that can be read by the server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. Cookies wiull ause no harm and do not run programs or deliver viruses to your computer.
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but in most cases you can modify your browser settings to decline cookies. However, if you choose not to accept cookies, you may not be able to sign in or use any interactive features of WRB and CUL website(s) or services.
WRB and CUL website pages may also contain electronic images known as web beacons that can be used to deliver cookies, or count users who have visited specific website pages, and deliver services. Web beacons may also be included in our or our partners promotional email messages in order to determine if the messages have been opened and if you responded to the message(s) or any link(s) within the message.
We also may contract with third parties to compile statistics to determine the effectiveness of our promotional campaigns or other operations, and we may work with the companies and organizations that advertise on our website(s) to place web beacons on their sites to determine how often advertisements are clicked and whether or not a purchase or other action occurred on the advertisers’ websites.