Your privacy is important to 1stidea.com. This statement discloses the information practices for 1stidea.com Web sites, including what type of information is gathered and tracked, how the information is used, and with whom the information is shared.
In general, you can visit 1stidea.com on the Internet without telling us who you are and without giving any personal information about yourself. There are times, however, when we or our partners may need information from you. You may choose to give us personal information in a variety of situations. For example, you may want to give us information, such as your name and address or e-mail id, to correspond with you, to process an order, or to provide you with a subscription. You may give us a description of your education and work experience in connection with a job opening at 1stidea.com that you wish to be considered for. We intend to let you know how we will use such information before we collect it from you; if you tell us that you do not want us to use this information to make further contact with you beyond fulfilling your requests, we will respect your wishes. If you give us personal information about somebody else, such as a spouse or work colleague, we will assume that you have their permission to do so.
2.Using and Sharing Personal Information
The following paragraphs describe in more detail how 1stidea.com may use your personal information and with whom we may share it. Depending on the type of 1stidea.com Web site you are visiting, one or more of the paragraphs may apply. For example, if you order a product from 1stidea.com, your information will be handled as described in such paragraphs as Fulfilling Your Transaction Request and Marketing Use.
3.Fulfilling your transaction request
If you request something from 1stidea.com, for example, a product or service, a callback, or specific marketing materials, we will use the information you provide to fulfill your request. To help us do this, we may share information, with others, for instance, other parts of 1stidea.com, 1stidea.com’s Business Partners, financial institutions, shipping companies, postal or government authorities (for example, Customs authorities) involved in fulfillment. In connection with a transaction, we may also contact you as part of our customer satisfaction surveys or for market research purposes.
4.Information Security and Quality
We intend to protect your personal information and to maintain its quality. We implement appropriate measures and processes, such as using encryption when transmitting certain sensitive information, to help us to keep your information secure and to maintain its quality.
From time to time we may supplement information you give us via 1stidea.com with information from other sources, such as information validating your address or other available information about businesses. This is to help us maintain the accuracy of the information we collect and to help us provide a better service.
6.Cookies, Web Beacons and Other Technologies
We sometimes collect non-identifiable information from visits to our Web sites to help us provide better customer service. For example, we keep track of the domains from which people visit, and we also measure visitor activity on 1stidea.com Web sites, but we do so in ways that keep the information non-identifiable. This information is sometimes known as “click-stream data.” 1stidea.com or others on 1stidea.com’s behalf may use this data to analyze trends and statistics and to help us provide better customer service.
Also, when we collect personal data from you in a transaction, we may extract some information about that transaction in a non-identifiable format and combine it with other non-identifiable information such as click-stream data. This information is used and analyzed only at an aggregate level to help us understand trends and patterns. This information is not reviewed at an individual level. If you do not want your transaction details used in this manner you can disable your cookies.
Some 1stidea.com Web sites also use Web beacon or other technologies to better tailor those sites to provide better customer service. These technologies may be in use on a number of pages across 1stidea.com’s Websites. When a visitor accesses these pages, a non-identifiable notice of that visit is generated which may be processed by us or by our suppliers. These Web beacons usually work in conjunction with cookies. If you don’t want your cookie information to be associated with your visits to these pages, you can set your browser to turn off cookies.
If you turn off cookies, Web beacon and other technologies will still detect visits to these pages, but the notices they generate cannot be associated with other non-identifiable cookie information and are disregarded. For more information, please see “How to work with Cookies”.
7.How to work with cookies
In the Edit menu, select Preferences. In the Preferences dialog box, in the left-hand side menu, click on “Advanced” and 4 options concerning cookies will appear on the lower right. Choose Help for further details. You can find more information about cookies and Netscape on the Netscape Web site.
MSIE 6 allows you to set options for each of six privacy cookie settings: Block all Cookies; High; Medium high; Medium; Low; Accept all Cookies. For each of these settings, you can choose whether to accept, reject, or be prompted for all first and third-party cookies and to allow or not allow all session cookies. To set your cookie options, choose “Tools/Internet Options”, and select the Privacy tab. Then, move the bar to one of the six cookie settings. Next, select the Advanced button, and click the Override Automatic Cookie Handling, and indicate the appropriate options.
8.Links to non-1stidea.com Websites
1stidea.com Websites may contain links to other Web sites. 1stidea.com is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of those other Web sites.
9.Notification of Changes
This privacy statement was last updated on June. 26th, 2018. A notice will be posted on our Web site home page for 30 days whenever this privacy statement is changed in a material way.