Thank You For Visiting A Barton Publishing Website (the
We understand that privacy online is important to users of
our Sites, especially when conducting business. This statement governs
our privacy policies with respect to those users of the Sites
("Visitors") who visit without transacting business and Visitors who
register to transact business on the Sites and make use of the various
services offered by Barton Publishing.com (collectively, "Services")
"Personally Identifiable Information"
This refers to any information that identifies or can be used
to identify, contact, or locate the person to whom such information
pertains, including, but not limited to, name, address, phone number,
fax number, email address, financial profiles, social security number,
and credit card information. Personally Identifiable Information does
not include information that is collected anonymously (that is, without
identification of the individual user) or demographic information not
connected to an identified individual.
What organizations are collecting the information?
In addition to our direct collection of information, our third
party service vendors (such as credit card companies, clearinghouses
and banks) who may provide such services as credit, insurance, and
escrow services may collect this information from our Visitors and
Authorized Customers. We do not control how these third parties use
such information, but we do ask them to disclose how they use personal
information provided to them from Visitors and Authorized Customers.
Some of these third parties may be intermediaries that act solely as
links in the distribution chain, and do not store, retain, or use the
information given to them.
How does the Sites use Personally Identifiable Information?
We use Personally Identifiable Information to customize the
Sites, to make appropriate service offerings, and to fulfill order
requests on the Sites and/or to fulfill agreements to buy products or
services from third party companies we are affiliated with. We may
email Visitors and Authorized Customers about research or purchase and
selling opportunities on the Sites or information related to the
subject matter of the Sites. We may also use Personally Identifiable
Information to contact Visitors and Authorized Customers in response to
specific inquiries, or to provide requested information.
With whom may the information may be shared?
Personally Identifiable Information about Authorized Customers
may be shared with other third party companies that we are affiliated
with IF the Authorized Customers agrees to purchase products or
services from these companies of which we are affiliated. We
may share Personally Identifiable Information about our
Visitors and Authorized Customers, with other third party companies. We
also offer the opportunity to "opt out" of receiving information or
being contacted by us.
What choices are available to Visitors regarding collection,
use and distribution of the information?
Visitors and Authorized Customers may opt out of receiving
unsolicited information from or being contacted by us and/or any other
third party company by responding as instructed.
Are Cookies Used on the Sites?
obtain information about the preferences of our Visitors and the
protect our Authorized Customers.
What partners or service providers have access to Personally
Identifiable Information from Visitors and/or Authorized Customers on
Barton Publishing, Inc. has entered into and will continue to
enter into partnerships and other affiliations with a number of
companies for various reasons. Such companies may have access to
certain Personally Identifiable Information on a need to know basis for
evaluating Authorized Customers for service eligibility and/or
fulfilling agreements to purchase products or services.
Disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information to comply with law.
We will disclose Personally Identifiable Information in order to comply
with a court order or subpoena or a request from a law enforcement
agency to release information. We will also disclose Personally
Identifiable Information when reasonably necessary to protect the
safety of our Visitors and Authorized Customers.
How does the Sites keep Personally Identifiable Information
All of our employees are familiar with our security policy and
practices. The Personally Identifiable Information of our Visitors and
Authorized Customers is only accessible to a limited number of
qualified employees who are given a password in order to gain access to
the information. We audit our security systems and processes on a
regular basis. Sensitive information, such as credit card numbers or
social security numbers, is protected by encryption protocols, in place
to protect information sent over the Internet. While we take
commercially reasonable measures to maintain a secure site, electronic
communications and databases are subject to errors, tampering and
break-ins, and we cannot guarantee or warrant that such events will not
take place and we will not be liable to Visitors or Authorized
Customers for any such occurrences.
How can Visitors correct any inaccuracies in Personally
Visitors and Authorized Customers may contact us to update
Personally Identifiable Information about them or to correct any
inaccuracies by emailing us at [email protected]
Can a Visitor delete or deactivate Personally Identifiable
Information collected by the Sites?
We provide Visitors and Authorized Customers with a mechanism
to delete/deactivate Personally Identifiable Information from the
Sites's database by contacting [email protected] However,
because of backups and records of deletions, it may be impossible to
delete a Visitor's entry without retaining some residual information.
An individual who requests to have Personally Identifiable Information
deactivated will have this information functionally deleted, and we
will not sell, transfer, or use Personally Identifiable Information
relating to that individual in any way moving forward.
Opt-out or Termination of Communication?
If users opt out of email communication(s) from Barton
Publishing, Inc. and/or its subsidiary sites, we will not contact such
users again, nor will their personal information ever be used in any
manner, and will never be rented, sold, or shared with any third party.
To opt out of further email communications please follow the
unsubscribe link provided at the bottom of any email received from
Barton Publishing, Inc. Barton Publishing, Inc. and its subsidiary
sites are committed to permission-based email communication practices,
and comply with all CAN-SPAM policies, practices and rules.
We will let our Visitors and Authorized Customers know about
cause disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information that a Visitor
or Authorized Customer has previously requested not be disclosed, we
will contact such Visitor or Authorized Customer to allow such Visitor
or Authorized Customer to prevent such disclosure.
This web site contains links to other web sites. Please note
that when you click on one of these links, you are moving to another
web site. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of these
linked sites as their privacy policies may differ from ours.