Privacy Policy

Use and Agreement

It is our intention to provide users of our website with the best possible experience and by extension, your concerns regarding your privacy are important to us.  This Privacy Policy describes the collection, use, and protection of the information provided to us through your access and use of our sites, www.colettaresearch.com.  By accessing and using our site you agree the collection and use of your personal information as described within this Privacy Policy.  This policy may be updated from time to time and is considered effective upon posting.

Information collected

Information that may be collected during your access and use of our site includes both personally identifiable information as well as non-personally identifiable information.  Upon registering to become a member of our site we require you to provide us with your name, e-mail address and password.  Upon subscribing to premium member services, after registering as a member of the site, you will need to provide us with additional information including credit card number, expiration date, authentication code, billing information, address and phone number. We may request other information as well, such as, gender, age and occupation. When participating within the site community, we may collect information you voluntarily provide via surveys, postings, comments or forums on our site. Non-personally identifiable information may be collected such as tracking information in cookies.  Other industry standard technologies may be implemented, such as “action tags” to measure and improve our understanding of visitor traffic and behavior within the site.

Use of information

By registering for membership with our site, you consent to our using your information to contact you for account maintenance, as well as, to provide offers for our own, or third-party products and services.  Additionally, information we collect is used to improve content, services and your overall experience with the site.  Collected information also provides for fulfillment of products and services, customer service and prompt notification of updates.

Sharing of information

We do not disclose personal information about you to other people or nonaffiliated companies except to provide you with products and services, or when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances:  to comply with applicable laws, regulations, legal or regulatory process; to enforce or apply this privacy policy or our terms of use agreement; to protect the rights, property or safety of the site, its members or others; to allow third parties to perform services for us such as maintaining the site; we may disclose the information we collect to third parties to perform marketing services on our behalf or with those with whom we have a joint marketing agreement; to allow third party service providers to provide products, services or functions on our behalf ; in the event of the sale, merger, transfer, exchange or other disposition of all or a portion of the site’s business.  Aggregated non-personally identifiable information, such as, frequency of members who have accessed a link, which is collected through site use by members may be shared with our perspective and actual business partners, advertisers and other hired third parties. We may use third-party service providers to track and analyze non-personally identifiable usage and volume statistics in order to administer and improve our website.

Cookies

Website or third-party service providers on our behalf may store cookies on your computer to improve your site experience. Cookies are text files stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive to record member’s preferences and session information. We use cookies to identify you as a registered user, to customize your experience at our site, to display relevant content, products, services and advertising. We may use cookies to collect non-personal information in order to improve our service. Most browsers automatically accept cookies but you may change your browser settings to limit which cookies you except or to disable cookies altogether. If you set your browser to reject cookies you may not be able to take advantage of certain features offered through the site.

Auto-responders

We may use auto-responders to communicate with you by email.  To protect your privacy, we use a verified opt-in system for such communication and you can always opt-out of such communications using the links contained in each auto-responder message.  If you have difficulties opting out, you may contact us by sending an email to support@colettaresearch.com.

Public areas

We may provide areas on our website where you can publicly post information about yourself or communicate with others, such, forums, comments, reviews or discussion boards. This information may be accessible by other consumers or companies and may appear on other websites or web searches, and therefore this information could be read collected and used by others. We have no control over who reads your postings or what other members may do with the information you voluntarily post, so please use caution when posting any personal information.

Correcting and updating information

Members may correct or update their personal identifiable information provided us during registration by e-mailing support@colettaresearch.com.  Please include your name, e-mail address, password and the information you would like changed.

Security

Your registration information is password-protected for your privacy and security. When requesting your order information online, we provide a secure, SSL encrypted, connection to transmit such data.  While we employ commercially reasonable security measures to protect your personally identifiable information, there are security and privacy limitations of the Internet which are beyond our control. We cannot absolutely guarantee the security integrity and privacy of any and all information exchange between you and us through the website. We make no warranty express or implied or otherwise that we will prevent unauthorized access to your private information and are not responsible for the actions of any third parties that may receive such information.

Children

Our website is not designed to appeal to children under the age of 13.  We do not knowingly solicit any information from children nor do we knowingly market or otherwise target the website or its products and services to children. If you are under the age of 13 please do not attempt to use or register on our website.

California Privacy Rights

If you are a California resident and our customer, Cal. Civ. Code § 1798.83 permits you to request certain information about our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes.  To request this information, please send an email to support@colettaresearch.com

Contact us

For questions regarding our Privacy Policy, please contact us at: support@colettaresearch.com.