Privacy

General

TheTrepTalk.com is committed to protecting your personal privacy and respects the privacy of every individual who visits our website. This Privacy Statement outlines the information TheTrepTalk.com will collect and how we will use that information. This Statement will also instruct you on how you can verify the accuracy of your personally identifiable information submitted to TheTrepTalk.com through our website and how you can request that we delete your personally identifiable information from our databases. Our privacy policy is available for review on everywhere we have requested personally identifiable information.

Our site may contain links to other web sites. We have no control over the privacy practices or the content of any of our business partners or other sites to which we provide links from our sites. You should check the applicable privacy policy of the web site sponsor when linking to other web sites. If the TheTrepTalk.com website links you to any 3rd party website, TheTrepTalk.com make no representation as to the existence, sufficient, accuracy or completion of their privacy policy which can change at any time.

Personally Identifiable Information

You are not required to provide any personal identifiable information to visit the TheTrepTalk.com website. When you visit TrepNest.com’s website, we will not collect any personally identifiable information about you (such as your name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address) unless you provide it to us voluntarily. TheTrepTalk.com gathers information that you voluntarily submit on any registration forms, surveys, questionaries’ or other online form.

Use of Personally Identifiable Information

We may request that you voluntarily supply us with personal information, including your e-mail address, postal address, home or work telephone number for purposes such as corresponding with your regarding coupons, announcements, promotions, offers, and other information we think you would like to hear about. If you choose to give us personal information via the Internet so that we or our business partners can correspond with you, it is our intent to let you know how we will use such information. Subscribers can cancel their email subscription at any time by using the “unsubscribe” url (uniform resource locator) at the bottom of the email.

TheTrepTalk.com may store and process your personally identifiable information in a secure database to better understand your needs and how we may improve our products and services, and we may use your personally identifiable information to contact you. TheTrepTalk.com will not give or sell your personally identifiable information to any outside organization for the organization’s own use without your consent. At times we may be required by law or legal process to disclose your personal information. We may also disclose information about you if we believe that disclosure is necessary for the public interest.

Your information may be shared with agents or contractors of TheTrepTalk.com in connection with services that these individuals or entities perform for TheTrepTalk.com.

We also publish toll-free phone numbers for many of the advertising partners on the site. If you dial one of these phone numbers. TheTrepTalk.com or a service provider operating on TheTrepTalk.com’s behalf may record the date, time and length of your call and the phone number from which the call originated, along with other information that may be captured. Any Usage Date (as defined in the next section) and /or personally identifiable information resulting from such calls may be used as described in this Privacy Policy.

Direct Marketing

Except as provided herein, it is TheTrepTalk.com’s policy not to disclose personally identifiable information of our customers to third parties specifically for the third parties’ direct marketing purposes. If you are 18 years of age or older and have affirmatively agreed to receive third-party direct marketing materials, TheTrepTalk.com may share personally identifiable information with third parties for direct marketing purposes. Although TheTrepTalk.com will notify all third-party direct marketers that the information provided to them is confidential, the subsequent use or disclosure of such information is subject to those third parties’ privacy policies and practices.

Security

TheTrepTalk.com takes reasonable precautions to keep your personal information secure. TheTrepTalk.com places safeguards to protect against loss, misuse, unauthorized access and alteration of the data you send us with physical, electronic, and managerial procedures. We urge you to take every precaution to protect your personal data when you are on the Internet. We cannot guarantee the security of any information you disclose online and you do so at your own risk.

TheTrepTalk.com is committed to keeping secure the data you provide us and will take reasonable precautions to protect your personally identifiable information from loss, misuse or alteration. Agents or contractors of TheTrepTalk.com who have access to your personally identifiable information in connection with providing services for TheTrepTalk.com are required to keep the information confidential and are not permitted to use this information for any other purpose than to carry out the services they are performing for TheTrepTalk.com.

Non-Personally-Identifiable Information Collected

Automatically, in some cases, we may collect information about you that is not personally identifiable. Examples of this type of information include the type of Internet browser or computer operating system you are using and the domain name of the website from which you linked to our site. In addition, when you view our website, we may store some information on your computer.

This information will be in the form of a “cookie” or similar file and will help us in many ways. A cookie cannot retrieve any other data from your hard drive, pass on a computer virus, or capture your e-mail address. For example, cookies allow us to tailor a website or advertisement to better match your interests and preferences. Cookies can securely store a user’s password, personalize home pages, and identify which parts of a site have been visited.

Our cookies may collect your domain name and track your selections through our web pages. We only use “cookies” to gather the information indicated in this policy and do not use cookies to gather personal identifying information about you without your consent. Most Internet browsers enable you to erase cookies from your computer hard drive, block all cookies, or receive a warning before a cookie is stored. Please refer to your browser instructions or help screen to learn more about these functions. TheTrepTalk.com does not collect personally identifiable information automatically, but we may tie information collected automatically to your previously submitted personally identifiable information.

In some of our emails to you, we may use a “click-through URL.” When you click one of these URLs, you pass through our web server before arriving at the website that is your destination. We track click-through to help us determine your interest in particular topics and measure the effectiveness of our customer communications.

We may perform statistical analyses of aggregate user behavior

This allows us to measure relative consumer interest in the various areas of this website for product and service development purposes. Any information we collect is used for its own internal purposes to improve the content of the web sites, to enhance users’ experiences when visiting our site, to customize the content and/or layout of our pages, and to provide the services required by an individual user. We do not use personal identifying information for any reason that is not disclosed either in this Policy or at the time the information is requested. We do not send e-mail to you unless you request a particular service, or consent to being contacted by e-mail. There are instances where you will have the opportunity to subscribe to an e-mail list that will send information about the site or our advertisers to your e-mail address, but this will be done only with your permission and consent.

Contacting Us Regarding Your Personally Identifiable Information

If you have submitted personally identifiable information through a TheTrepTalk.com website and would like to have that information deleted from our marketing databases, please contact us. We will then use reasonable efforts to remove your personally identifiable information from our files. You may also contact us through either of the above methods to request the personally identifiable information that TheTrepTalk.com has collected about you through its websites or interactive advertisements. TheTrepTalk.com will use reasonable efforts to supply you with this information and correct any factual inaccuracies in this information. To correct inaccuracies in your personal information, contact us using the contact form provided on the site.

Use of Materials

The right to download and store or output the materials in our site is granted for the user’s personal use only, and materials may not be reproduced in any edited form. Any other reproduction, transmission, performance, displays or editing of these materials by any means mechanical or electronic without the express written permission of TheTrepTalk.com is strictly prohibited. Users wishing to obtain permission to reprint or reproduce any materials appearing on these sites may contact us using the contact form on the site.

Opting Out of Behavioral Advertising Targeting

It should also be noted that opting out does not mean you will not see advertisements online, but these advertisements will not be targeted based on your online user interest profile from us as an individual vendor.

Otherwise TheTrepTalk.com expressly reserves the right to release any personally identifiable information or other information you provide to third parties under the following circumstances: (a) when required by law or legal process, (b) to investigate and/or take action against illegal activity, suspected abuse or unauthorized use of the Site, (c) to protect the property or safety of our user or others, (d) to enforce our Terms of Service and in connection with any sale or other transfer of ownership of all or a part of TheTrepTalk.com. Further, if you make any personally identifiable information publicly available on the TheTrepTalk.com website, TheTrepTalk.com reserves the right to disclose such information to third parties, including, without limitation, TheTrepTalk.com’s affiliates and third-party distribution partners.

Your Consent To This Privacy Policy

By using this website, you signify your assent to the TheTrepTalk.com Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with any term in this Policy, please do not use this site or submit any personally identifiable information.