SlingFin, Inc., takes protecting your privacy very seriously!SlingFin understands that its customers and website visitors care about how personal information is gathered and used. We appreciate that you trust us to act carefully and responsibly with your personal information. The following information outlines the commitment SlingFin has made to protect your privacy.
Privacy Statement.This Privacy Statement describes SlingFin's privacy practices with respect to individuals, and explains the choices you have about the way your information is collected and used. It also explains the security measures taken by SlingFin to protect your personally identifiable information, and how you may contact us with any questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Statement. Please review this Privacy Statement periodically for current in formation, as it may be updated from time to time.
Links.The SlingFin.com website contains links to other sites. For your protection and privacy we strongly recommend that you carefully read and understand the privacy statements of every website you visit that collects personally identifiable information since it may differ significantly from this Privacy Statement. SlingFin is not responsible for the privacy statements, content or practices of other sites.
Personal Information.SlingFin does not collect personally identifiable information from you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. The California Online Privacy act of 2003 requires owners of commercial websites that collect personally identifiable information from California residents to post privacy policies on their websites. SlingFin may ask you to provide personally identifiable information such as your name, address, phone number, e-mail address, fax number and date of birth when:
- You register to receive information from SlingFin and its affiliates.
- You send questions, comments, or other messages to SlingFin.
- You request specific information or materials.
- You participate in surveys, promotions, premiums, or contest.
- You purchase a product or service from SlingFin.
SlingFin may use your personally identifiable information to:
- Register you in programs;
- Create and maintain accounts;
- Provide you with information related to your account and your purchases;
- Respond to your messages, questions and requests;
- Better understand your needs and interests;
- Improve our products and services; and
- Otherwise fulfill the purpose for which you provided the information.
SlingFin may also use your personally identifiable information to send you (via regular or electronic mail) special offers that may be of interest to you. You will have an opportunity to "opt out" of receiving such promotional messages when you provide personal information to us online and when we send promotional messages addressed directly to you.
Children's Personal Information.The SlingFin.com website is not targeted at children. SlingFin does not knowingly collect information from individuals under the age of 13. If we determine that we have unintentionally collected personally identifiable information from an individual under the age of 13, we will delete it from our data bases and will not use or share the information.
Disclosure of Personal Information.The personally identifiable information that you provide to SlingFin will not be sold to anyone. The personally identifiable information that you provide to SlingFin will not be shared with others outside of SlingFin except under the following limited circumstances:
- The information is shared in aggregate, non-personal form (such as a collection of visitor demographic statistics).
- The third party assists SlingFin in the processing of orders.
- You specifically authorize SlingFin to share your personal information with the third party.
- It is necessary or advisable to verify information that you provide to SlingFin.
- It is in connection with an audit of SlingFin of it SlingFin believes that it is required to do so by applicable law or regulation, or that it is otherwise necessary or advisable to ensure the safety, health, or life of people or property.
Non-Personal Information.SlingFin automatically collects and stores certain non-personally identifiable information about you when you visit its website. This information may include your number of login attempts, the domain name from which you access the Internet, your browser type, the date and time that you accessed this site, the length of site visits, the Internet address of any website from which you linked directly to this site, and the particular items or pages that you viewed or downloaded during your visit. From time to time, SlingFin will ask you to provide other anonymous demographic information, such as your age, gender, and interests. SlingFin uses non-personally identifiable information in any way that it determines is useful to it, including to maintain and improve the quality of its products and services and to offer information and promotions.
Cookies.A "cookie" is a small text file containing a unique identification number that is transferred from a site like the SlingFin.com website to the hard drive of your computer so that the site administrator may identify your computer and passively track its activities on the site. If your browser accepts "cookies," SlingFin may use both persistent and session ID cookies to determine if you are a repeat or new visitor; to understand how many different visitors come to this site; to personalize your information on future visits; to offer you information that is appropriate to your demographics interests, and preferences; to monitor and improve its services to you; and to facilitate your shopping session. You can usually modify your browser to decline cookies at your preference, however, declining cookies may limit your ability to receive the benefit of all of the features of this site.
Chat Rooms, Forums, Message Boards, News Groups, Blogs.We offer blogs, chat rooms, forums, message boards, and news groups to you. Please understand that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information. We have no control over their uses and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your Personal
Information.Updates and Changes to Privacy Statement. Any change, update or modification of this privacy statement will be effective immediately upon posting on the Site.
Change to Use of Information.If any material change is made in the way in which we use the personally identifiable information that you previously provided to us, SlingFin will notify you of the change and provide you with an opportunity to "opt out" of having your information used for a different purpose. We will also update this Privacy Statement as changes are made going forward by posting the change on the SlingFin.com website.
Security.Although SlingFin strives to secure your personally identifiable information with the same degree of care that it secures its own confidential information, there can be no assurances that your information will remain confidential. Storage and processing may take place in the United States or in any other country where SlingFin or its affiliates maintain facilities. By using the SlingFin website or otherwise providing information to us, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country.
Mail: SlingFin, Inc. 1355 Fourth Street, Suite C, Berkeley, CA 94710, U.S.A. e-mail: Info(at)SlingFin.com Phone: 510.647.9350