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Last Modified: January 17, 2017.
At AHC Media, LLC ("AHC Media," "we" or "us") we respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy.
This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the following AHC Media websites: ahcmedia.com, ahcpub.com, cmeweb.com, freecme.com, and cmecity.com (collectively referred to herein as the "Sites") and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting and disclosing that information.
This policy applies to information we collect on the Sites and in e-mail or other electronic communications between you and the Sites. It does not apply to information collected by us offline or through any other means, including on any other website operated by AHC Media (other than the Sites) or any third party, including through any application or content (including advertising) we may link to or which may be accessible from the Sites. To the extent the Sites contain links to other websites. AHC Media is not responsible for the privacy policies of such sites.
Please read this policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it. If you do not agree with our policies and practices, your choice is not to use the Sites. By accessing or using the Sites, you agree to this policy. This policy may change from time to time. Your continued use of the Sites after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes, so please check the policy periodically for updates.
The Sites are not intended for children under 13 years of age. No one under age 13 may provide any information to the Sites. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on this Site. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org.
When you visit any of the Sites, we may automatically collect certain data about your visit that do not make you personally identifiable to us, such as the IP address associated with your visit, your internet connection, the equipment you use to access the Sites and usage details. The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include:
We may use this sort of non-personally identifiable data collected from you and other users to perform statistical analyses of user behavior and characteristics. This aggregated data may be used to improve the Sites and for product development and marketing purposes. We may provide such data to advertisers and other third parties for certain purposes. We also may use the non-personally identifiable information that we collect about your visits to the Sites in order to customize the advertisements or other content that we display to you.
When using the Sites, you may also provide us with information by which you may be personally identified, such as name, postal address, e-mail address, telephone number or any other identifier by which you may be contacted online or offline ("personal information").
We may from time to time use your personal information to notify you of special offers and new products and services from third parties that we think may be of interest to you. We also may rent, sell or otherwise transfer to third parties personal information about you for marketing purposes. If you do not want us to use your personal information in this way, you may, at any time, to request that we not share your personally identifiable information with third parties for marketing purposes. To do so, please see the section below titled Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information.
You should be aware that if you voluntarily disclose personal information in an e-mail or other communications with third parties listed on the Sites or in other materials, that information, along with any other information disclosed in your communication, can be collected and correlated and used by such third parties and may result in your receiving unsolicited messages from other persons. Such collection, correlation, use and messages are beyond our control.
We may disclose personal information that we collect or you provide as described in this policy:
We strive to provide you with choices regarding the personal information you provide to us. We have created mechanisms to provide you with the following control over your personal information:
Promotional Offers from the Company. If you do not wish to have your contact information used by AHC Media to promote our own or third parties' products or services, you can opt-out by contacting us at email@example.com.
If we have sent you a promotional e-mail, you may send us a return e-mail asking to be omitted from future e-mail distributions. This opt out does not apply to information provided by AHC Media as a result of a product purchase, product service experience or other transactions.
AHC Media seeks to protect against unauthorized access to individuals' personal information. We seek to protect all personal information using appropriate encryption technologies, and we seek to handle your personal information securely within AHC Media. Any payment transactions will be encrypted using SSL technology.
The safety and security of your personal information also depends on you. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of the Sites, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to the Sites. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Sites.
California Civil Code Section § 1798.83 permits users of our Sites that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org.
Company’s website may place cookies on the User’s browser to aid in operating and personalizing the website. Cookies are small data files that track information such as IP addresses, cookie identifiers, website activity and browsing history. Cookies will be served by the Company or third parties hired by Company, and will be stored on User’s device. Cookies may be used to target advertisements through participating networks. Users may opt-out of receiving targeted advertising by visiting an opt out service, such as Network Advertising Initiative or Digital Advertising Alliance, and following instructions for opting out of advertising.