Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
We collect personal information when users voluntarily submit it on this website. This information is only used to contact the user regarding the requests they make of Mazama Media. We also gather non-personally identifiable data about website usage in order to improve website performance and search engine rankings, or to deliver targeted advertisements on Facebook and other platforms.
We do not sell or rent this information to anyone.
Security of the Data We Collect
This website is secured with an SSL certificate. All personally identifiable information is kept private and stored in secure locations.
Third-Party Data Collection
Third-parties, including Facebook and Google Analytics, may use various web beacons, cookies, and the Facebook Pixel to collect information from this website and other internet sites about users browsing sessions, in order to provide measurement services and deliver targeted ads.
Users’ Control Over Their Data
Opting out from Google Ads or Google Analytics: Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to them using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, they can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt Out page or by using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.
Both we and third-party vendors might use first-party cookies, third-party cookies, and/or third-party identifiers to compile data regarding website usage by users, user interactions with ad impressions, and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.
You can adjust your web browser’s settings to alert you when a cookie is being sent or turn off cookies altogether. Please check your browser’s Help Menu to find the correct way to manage cookies on your computer. Also, please note that turning cookies off may cause websites to function less efficiently when you visit them.
Third Party Links
This website may include links to third-party sites with their own privacy policies. Mazama Media disclaims all responsibility or liability for the contents and activities of third-party sites linked to on this website.
If users encounter privacy concerns or violations on third-party sites linked to on this website, we welcome feedback about it, in order to protect the integrity of Mazama Media’s website.
California Online Privacy Protection Act
According to CalOPPA, we agree to the following:
-Users can visit our site anonymously.
Users can change your personal information:
- By emailing us
How does our site handle Do Not Track signals?
We honor Do Not Track signals and Do Not Track, Plant Cookies, or Use Advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.
Does our site allow third-party behavioral tracking?
We allow third-party behavioral tracking on our site through the Facebook Pixel and Google Analytics.
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under the age of 13 years old, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, United States’ consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children’s privacy and safety online.
Children Under 13
Mazama Media does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13, we do not market our services to children under 13 years old. If you are under the age of 13, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.
Fair Information Practices
The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States, and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.
In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices, Mazama Media will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:
-we will review and fix any security flaws that resulted in the data breach;
-we will attempt to contact the affected users via email within thirty (30) days of Mazama Media’s discovery of the breach.
CAN SPAM Act
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.
We collect a user’s email address only when they voluntarily enter it on our site, and we collect it in order to contact the user in response to any request the user sends to us.
To be in accordance with CANSPAM, we agree to the following:
- Not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses.
- Identify advertising messages as an advertisement in some reasonable way.
- Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters.
- Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly.
- Allow users to unsubscribe by contacting Mazama Media.