Information We Collect
Website Usage Information. We automatically collect IP addresses and website usage information from you when you visit our website. This information helps us to provide you with stories that are relevant to your state and evaluate how our visitors use and navigate our websites on an aggregate basis, including the number and frequency of visitors to each Web page and the length of their visits.
General. When you register for our service, submit questions or comments to us and at other times, we may collect personally identifiable information from you that may include your name, company name, phone number, address, email address and similar information.
Surveys. We may conduct occasional surveys. For example, when you are within our website, you may see an optional survey. These surveys are voluntary, and you may decline to participate. We may also conduct surveys through the mail or over the telephone. All our surveys are voluntary.
How We Use Information Collected. We may use information in the following ways:
- For the purposes for which you specifically provided the information, including, for example, to process your request to enter the StatePoint Media service
- To send you email notifications about our new or existing products and services, to send you a survey via email or regular postal mail or to otherwise contact you.
- To enhance existing features or develop new features, products and services.
- To allow us to personalize the content that you see based on personal characteristics or preferences.
We may use other third party service providers to contact you on our behalf, to facilitate some aspects of our website services or fulfill your requests. These service providers may be supplied with or have access to your personally identifiable information SOLELY for the purpose of providing these services to us or on our behalf.
We may disclose and use personally identifiable information in special circumstances where it is necessary under the law (for example, when necessary to protect our or a third party's intellectual property or proprietary rights) or when we, in our sole discretion, believe it is necessary or appropriate, in connection with a sale or transfer of some or all of our assets in the Website, or when we, in good faith, believe that the law requires us to do so.
Your Ability to Choose. You can inform us that you do not wish to receive email information about new editorial products and special offers for StatePoint Media products by opting out at the time you receive any email from StatePoint Media. Opt-out instructions are clearly communicated within each StatePoint Media email. You also can opt out at any time by contacting us as follows: Email firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail at StatePoint Media, 183 Madison Avenue, Suite 1515, New York, NY 10016.
Cookies. We may employ cookie technology to estimate our total audience size and traffic and to help us improve your user experience by measuring which website areas are of greatest interest to users. When you arrive at our website or take advantage of several key features, we may pass cookies to your computer. A cookie is a string of information that is sent by a website and stored on your hard drive or temporarily in your computer's memory.
Security. The personally identifiable information we collect about you is stored in limited access servers, which are password-protected and located behind a firewall. We will maintain safeguards to protect the security of these servers and your personally identifiable information.
Review and Correction. If you would like to review, change or delete the information that you provided to us you can do so by using the Contact Us Form on our website to email us the changes or by mailing the changes to us at the address provided above.