At AGETEC, INC. Corporation ("AGETEC, INC."), we are dedicated to protecting the privacy of those who visit us online.
For your privacy, we do not collect or maintain data that personally identifies you without your consent. Also, we will never collect or maintain data that personally identifies children under 13 years of age without the consent of a parent or guardian.
Please read on to learn more about AGETEC, INC.'s commitment to your privacy.
What kind of information does AGETEC, INC. collect on its website, and how will it be used?
Technical Information and Traffic Data
Every time a guest visits AGETEC, INC.'s website, our server tracks technical information. This tells us the domain name of your Internet Service Provider, your Internet Protocol address (a series of numbers which is unique to your computer), referral data (for example, the website you were looking at when you clicked to our site), as well as which web browser and computer platform you are using. AGETEC, INC. may track and use this data for security purposes and to improve our website.
In order to give you a better online experience, AGETEC, INC. may collect information about you, but ONLY if you provide it to us voluntarily. We may use the information you provide for the following purposes: 1) to send e-mail updates about AGETEC, INC. products; 2) to respond to specific questions about AGETEC, INC. products; 3) to protect the security and integrity of our website; 4) to allow registration for the AGETEC, INC. forum/discussion board; 5) to fulfill orders placed for goods and services in the event that AGETEC, INC. launches an online store.
In order to participate in AGETEC, INC.'s forum (discussion board), we may ask you to create a user name and password, at which time we may request personal information such as your email address. The information that you submit is used to give you access to AGETEC, INC.'s forum. To login as a member of the forum, we may ask that you enter your username and password. This information is collected so that you may participate in the forum without having to re-register. REMEMBER, if you give out personal information in a discussion board, or any public setting, it can be collected and used by people you don't know. Please use caution. We make every reasonable attempt to protect those who participate in the forum, but we cannot guarantee the security of information you post there. When you register for the discussion board, you will have the option to make your e-mail address inaccessible to others. If you don't want to be contacted by people you don't know, please take advantage of that option.
In the event that you make a purchase in the AGETEC online store, visitors who wish to buy goods and services may be asked to provide a valid credit card number and expiration date, name, billing and mailing address, phone number, and email address.
What if I don't wish to give out my personal information?
If you do not wish to submit personal information, you will not have access to some of the features of our website. For example, you may not use the forum without providing an email address.
You do not need to share personal information to browse our website.
As mentioned above, AGETEC, INC. may maintain IP addresses, but only for purposes related to the safety and security of our website.
Who collects my personal information?
Information you submit to our website is collected by AGETEC, INC. and is used only in the manner expressed above in the section "What kind of information does AGETEC, INC. collect on its website, and how will it be used?"
Will AGETEC, INC. share my personal information with anyone?
In the course of normal business, AGETEC, INC. will not share your personal information with anyone.
The only exception shall be in the event that disclosure of information is required by law enforcement or other government officials in connection with investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringements, or other activity that is illegal or that may expose you or us to legal liability.
Can I choose how my personal information is used?
If you do not want to be contacted by AGETEC, INC. about our products or services, you may opt out at the time your information is collected. You may contact us by postal mail at AGETEC, INC. PO Box Sunnyvale, CA 94086 Mark envelopes ATTN: Customer Service, or by e-mail to email@example.com.
No. While visiting the AGETEC, INC. website, you may be directed to a third-party website for which we are not responsible. We cannot guarantee that those websites will guard your privacy to the same high AGETEC, INC. standard. Please read the privacy statement of any third-party website before you submit any personal information.
A Message to All Parents
AGETEC, INC. Corporation adheres to the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), which took effect April 2000. This law protects the personal information of children younger than 13 years of age.
Please supervise the time that your child spends online to ensure their safety and security.
AGETEC, INC. does not collect information that personally identifies children younger than 13 years of age without the express consent of a parent or guardian. If your child wishes to use features of our website that require personal information, he/she will be asked to print out a consent form that must be signed by a parent or guardian before we will accept any personal information.
With your Verifiable Consent, we may collect Personal Information from your child such as a last name or email address when the information is needed for a website feature, for example, to participate in the forum. We will not ask a child to give out more information than is necessary to participate in a website activity.
We will also ask your child for your email or mailing address so we can contact you as needed regarding your child's participation in our website. We do not keep your email address or your child's email address without your permission. When we ask for your consent, we will tell you what we will do with the information your child provides us. We will tell you how you can review your child's information and how you can request that it be deleted. We will delete your child's information from our database when it is no longer needed (for example, after a direct inquiry, emails will be deleted).
Notice to parents regarding third-party websites.