Rise Above the Din is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology
that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy
applies to the Rise Above the Din site and governs data collection and usage.
By using the Rise Above the Din site, you consent to the data practices described
in this statement.
Collection of your Personal Information
Rise Above the Din collects personally identifiable information, such as your email
address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Rise Above the Din also
collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as
your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically
collected by Rise Above the Din. This information can include: your IP address,
browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This
information is used by Rise Above the Din for the operation of the service, to
maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use
of the Rise Above the Din site.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information
or personally sensitive data through Rise Above the Din public message boards,
this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Rise Above the Din
does not read any of your private online communications.
Rise Above the Din encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites
you choose to link to from Rise Above the Din so that you can understand how those
Web sites collect, use and share your information. Rise Above the Din is not responsible
for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Rise Above the Din
and Rise Above the Din family of Web sites.
Use of your Personal Information
Rise Above the Din collects and uses your personal information to operate the Rise Above the Din
Web site and deliver the services you have requested. Rise Above the Din also uses
your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services
available from Rise Above the Din and its affiliates. Rise Above the Din may also
contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services
or of potential new services that may be offered.
Rise Above the Din does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Rise Above the Din may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business
partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases,
your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone
number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Rise Above the Din
may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send
you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All
such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to
provide these services to Rise Above the Din, and they are required to maintain
the confidentiality of your information.
Rise Above the Din does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such
as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
Rise Above the Din keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within
Rise Above the Din, in order to determine what Rise Above the Din services are
the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising
within Rise Above the Din to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested
in a particular subject area.
Rise Above the Din Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice,
only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is
necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process
served on Rise Above the Din or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or
property of Rise Above the Din; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect
the personal safety of users of Rise Above the Din, or the public.
The Rise Above the Din Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online
experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page
server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer.
Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the
domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save
you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned
to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Rise Above the Din pages, or
register with Rise Above the Din site or services, a cookie helps Rise Above the Din
to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process
of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses,
and so on. When you return to the same Rise Above the Din Web site, the information
you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Rise Above the Din
features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically
accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies
if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience
the interactive features of the Rise Above the Din services or Web sites you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
Rise Above the Din secures your personal information from unauthorized access,
use or disclosure. Rise Above the Din secures the personally identifiable information
you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from
unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit
card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use
of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Changes to this Statement
Rise Above the Din will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect
company and customer feedback. Rise Above the Din encourages you to periodically
review this Statement to be informed of how Rise Above the Din is protecting your
Rise Above the Din welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy.
If you believe that Rise Above the Din has not adhered to this Statement, please
contact Rise Above the Din at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the