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Privacy Statement for Masscot Internet, Incorporated.

Masscot Internet, Inc. has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our commitment to privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for all of our web sites.

IP address
Customer Contact Information
Demographic and Profile Data
Links
Order Form
Financial Information

On-line Surveys
Public Forums
Children's Guidelines
Choice/Opt-Out
Correct/Update

IP address We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our Web site. Your IP address is used to help identify you and your shopping cart. Our site uses cookies to keep track of your shopping cart. We use cookies to deliver content specific to your interests. Our site's registration forms require users to give us contact information (like their name and email address), unique identifiers (like their social security number), financial information (like their account or credit card numbers), and demographic information (like their zip code, age, or income level).

Customer Contact Information We use customer contact information from the registration form to send the user information about our company. The customer's contact information is also used to contact the visitor when necessary. Financial information that is collected is used to check the users' qualifications for registration and to bill the user for products and services. Unique identifiers (such as social security numbers) are collected to verify the user's identity and for use as account numbers in our record system.

Demographic and Profile Data Demographic and profile data may also be collected at our site. We use this data to tailor the visitor's experience at our site, showing them content that we think they might be interested in, and displaying the content according to their preferences. On occasion, Masscot will use your information and data for other legal purposes not intended to breech the privacy of our customers.

Links This site contains links to other sites. Masscot Internet is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites. In certain circumstances, Masscot and the sites operated by Masscot Internet will use third-party providers in special relationships where those providers will act as “agents” for or ‘Powered by’ outsource “providers” on Masscot’s behalf. Such agents or providers will not necessarily adhere to Masscot’s Privacy Statement and may have Privacy Statements of their own, which Masscot or the agent or provider, at their sole discretions, may or may not adhere to. Masscot will attempt to provide information regarding these agents and/or providers whenever necessary and/or when in Masscot’s sole opinion, such information needs to be provided for the benefit, safety and well being of our customers and visitors.

Order Form Our sites use an order form for customers to request information about products, and services. We collect visitor's contact information (like their email address), unique identifiers (like their social security number), financial information (like their account or credit card numbers), and demographic information (like their zip code, age, or income level). Contact information from the order forms are used to send orders and information about our company to our customers. The customer's contact information is also used to get in touch with the user when necessary. Users may opt-out of receiving future mailings; see the choice/opt-out section below.

Financial Information Financial information that is collected is used to check the users' qualifications and bill the user for products and services. Unique identifiers (such as social security numbers) are collected from Web site visitors to verify the user's identity and for use as account numbers in our record system. Demographic and profile data is also collected at our site. We use this data to tailor our visitor's experience at our site, showing them content that we think they might be interested in, and displaying the content according to their preferences. Social security number information is only requested when necessary to make a credit worthiness determination and for no other reason. Date of birth information is only requested when necessary to make a credit worthiness determination and for birthday congratulations made on behalf of Masscot. Credit card information is only requested when necessary to establish an account for billing purposes. This information is always transmitted under industry accepted encrypted security protocols (secure servers).

On-line Surveys Our online surveys ask visitors for contact information (like their email address) and demographic information (like their zip code, age, or income level). We use contact data from our surveys to send the user information about our company. The customer's contact information is also used to contact the visitor when necessary. Users may opt-out of receiving future mailings; see the choice/opt-out section below. Demographic and profile data is also collected at our site. We use this data to tailor our visitor's experience at our site, showing them content that we think they might be interested in, and displaying the content according to their preferences. We run contests on our site in which we ask visitors for contact information (like their email address) and demographic information (like their zip code, age, or income level). We use contact data from our contests to send users information about our company. The customer's contact information is also used to contact the visitor when necessary. Users may opt-out of receiving future mailings; see the choice/opt-out section below. Demographic and profile data is also collected at our site. We use this data to tailor our visitor's experience at our site, showing them content that we think they might be interested in, and displaying the content according to their preferences. We use an outside ad company to display ads on our site. These ads may contain cookies. While we use cookies in other parts of our Web site, cookies received with banner ads are collected by our ad company, and we do not have access to this information.

Public Forums This site makes chat rooms, forums, message boards, and/or news groups available to its users. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information. Security This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. Masscot uses from 40-bit to 512-bit encryption to secure your data while it is being transmitted over the Internet. Some data transmission, such as e-mail and other accounts information, may be transmitted without encrypted security where such transmission is within generally accepted industry methods of data transmission. Supplementation Information This site supplements the information that you provide with information that is received from third parties.

Children's Guidelines Masscot does NOT collect on-line contact information from children without prior parental consent or parental notification, which will include an opportunity for the parent to prevent use of the information and participation in the activity. Without prior parental consent, online information will only be used to respond directly to the child's request and will not be used for other purposes without prior parental consent NOT collect personally identifiable offline contact information without prior parental consent NOT distribute to third parties any personally identifiable information with out prior parental consent NOT give the ability to publicly post or otherwise distribute personally identifiable contact information without prior parental consent NOT entice by the prospect of a special game, prize or other activity, to divulge more information than is needed to participate in the activity.

Choice/Opt-Out Our site provides users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us and our partners at the point where we request information about the visitor. This site gives users the following options for removing their information from our database to not receive future communications or to no longer receive our service. You can send email to support@Masscothosting.com You can visit the following URL: www.Masscot.com/Support/support.html You can call the following telephone number: 1.877.MASSCOT (1.877.627.7268) You can FAX: 1.888.884.9960

Correct/Update This site gives users the following options for changing and modifying information previously provided. Web Hosting customers may change their own information in their Control Panels. Otherwise, mail support@masscothosting.com, visit Masscothosting.com send mail to the following postal address: Masscot Internet, Inc. 20 Grove St. Hyannis, MA 02601-5509, call the following telephone number: 1.877.MASSCOT (1.877.627.7268) You can FAX: 1.888.884.9960 Contacting our Web Sites. If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of our web sites, or your dealings with our Web sites, you can contact Customer Support Masscot Internet, Inc. 20 Grove St, Hyannis, MA 02601-5509 or email support@masscothosting.com

 


Dave Doolittle

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Dave Doolittle, web-designer



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