Flood Detective Privacy Policy Statement

During the normal course of business, we become recipients of information which users of our website and other interactive services have given us. In addition, we collect information based on the way users operate our interactive services. Consequently, we want to help you understand the terms and conditions surrounding the collection and use of that information. This privacy statement discloses the types of information we gather, how we use it, and how to correct or change it. These privacy practices apply to the Web site that you were viewing when you clicked through to this policy, which is operated directly by us, by our partner, or by our affiliate.

We collect information for a number of reasons. We use the information which gives us basic demographic data to determine what type of consumer is interested in our product line so that we can attempt to make our products more useful and advantageous for them. We use data gathered through the use of our interactive services to make them more efficient and more informative in the areas of greatest interest. Personal information which you may give us during your interactivity is used to respond to your needs more successfully and make your interactive experience more gratifying.

Data Collection Methods

Your Internet browser has a feature called cookies, which stores small amounts of data on your computer about your visit to any of our sites. You do not need to have cookies turned on to visit most of our sites, although active participation in certain areas of our sites may require cookies. Cookies alone tell us nothing about who you are unless you specifically give us personally identifiable information, in which case we use the information to enhance your services in the ways described below. By adjusting your settings on your browser, you may elect not to allow cookies to be deposited.

We also use technologies, including electronic images known as Web bugs—sometimes called transparent GIFs, clear GIFs, or beacons—that allow us to track general user-traffic patterns. We also automatically receive and record information from our servers and from your browser, including your IP address, the time of your visit to pages on our site, and information about pages you visited. Unless you have registered for one of our products or services, the information we gather through the use of tracking technologies cannot be matched with any personally identifiable information about you.

We use cookies and tracking technologies in a variety of ways, including:

Personally identifiable information

We will make your personally identifiable information available to other companies or people when:

Aggregate information

We aggregate personally identifiable information and disclose such information in a non-personally identifiable manner to advertisers and other third parties for marketing, promotional, and other purposes. We do not disclose to these entities any information that could be used to identify you personally.

What are my options?

Users who would rather not provide any of the user data requested by our registration process do not need to register with us. You can still view much of the content and use many of the services offered by our sites without registering.

We also give users the following options:

Questions or Comments

Please address any questions or comments you may have regarding our privacy policy to privacypolicy@flooddetective.com.