WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT? As We Saw It only collects user-provided personally identifiable information. This information is provided when website visitors complete one of our online forms (examples include newsletter subscriptions or contact forms). The following list includes ways we collect personal information from our website visitors and the type of information collected:
> NEWSLETTER: To register online for one of our email newsletters, we request the following required information: (i) name, and (ii) e-mail address. The provision of this information is mandatory in order to receive our newsletter. As We Saw It relies on a newsletter service to collect contact information and distribute our newsletter.
> CONTACT FORMS: To contact As We Saw It for the purposes of evaluating or engaging our services or to answer your questions, we utilize numerous forms throughout our site. Required information varies depending on the form and includes (i) name, and (ii) e-mail address. The provision of this information is mandatory in order to receive a response from As We Saw It. The provision of any remaining information requested on the registration form is optional.
> ONLINE PURCHASES: If you purchase a product from As We Saw It, we will utilize a third-party online shopping system. To process your payment, certain standard required information is required, including address and credit card information. Transactions are secured via SSL encryption and credit card details will never be e-mailed. Credit information is purged from our systems on a regular basis.
HOW DOES AS WE SAW IT USE MY INFORMATION? Personal information collected by As We Saw It is used primarily for the purpose in which it is collected: to facilitate the distribution of a newsletter, document, membership or inquiry to interested recipients. In addition, As We Saw It may use your information as follows:
- Information may be used in aggregate with other subscribers to review the appeal of our articles, the effectiveness of our marketing programs and to analyze other general demographic trends
- We may occasionally contact you to conduct surveys or to obtain feedback on our products, our website, industry trends or other aspects of our business
- To notify you of new information or services that may be of interest to you
- To send promotional materials.
DOES AS WE SAW IT SHARE MY INFORMATION? As We Saw It will not share, rent or sell your personally identifiable information with third parties.
As We Saw It may use tracking cookies to present our products or services over the Google Content Network or via Facebook. This means you may see an ad for one of our products or services as a result of visiting our website. In addition, As We Saw It may use Facebook custom audiences based on emails of subscribers and customers. This allows us to present our products and services to you via Facebook. However, your personally identifiable information is not used by any remarketing service other than to present you special offers from us.
SPAM POLICY: In addition, As We Saw It is opposed to unauthorized commercial e-mail delivery, otherwise known as spam. As We Saw It will never knowingly send unwanted emails. As We Saw It is strongly opposed to spam. We will only send e-mail to users who have explicitly requested to receive an e-mail from As We Saw It. Examples may include:
- Opt-in subscribers to the As We Saw It Newsletter
- Users who complete a contact form
- All communication will be related and relevant to what you have requested.
As We Saw It relies on a third-party service to collect and distribute our newsletter. Please report any unwanted emails to firstname.lastname@example.org.
HOW CAN I OPT OUT? If you have opted in and later desire to opt-out from further receiving communication from As We Saw It, you can make this change at any time by clicking on the unsubscribe URL embedded in our newsletter.
LEGAL DISCLAIMER: We may disclose personal information when required by law, or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary in order to conform to the edicts of the law or comply with a legal process served on our site.
Last Updated on: June 1, 2016