Updated: August 21, 2018
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When you sign-up or register as a user of CBD Discussion Forum (“the site”, “site”), contact us, or provide information to us such as a comment, we collect the personal information you give us such as your name, address, email address, and demographic information.
Email marketing (if applicable): With your permission, we may send you emails about our site, responses to your comments and posts, new comments and posts, promotions, informational content, and other updates.
When you provide us with personal information to contact us, provide a comment, review, or other information, or to complete any type of transaction, we imply that you consent to our collecting it and using it for that specific reason only.
If we ask for your personal information for a secondary reason, like marketing, we will either ask you directly for your expressed consent, or provide you with an opportunity to say no.
If after you opt-in, you change your mind, you may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection and use or disclosure of your information, at anytime, by contacting our customer service team at: email@example.com.
We may use the information we collect from you in the following ways:
- To personalize your experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content in which you are most interested.
- To improve our website in order to better serve you.
- To allow us to better serve you in responding to your customer service requests.
- To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.
- To ask for ratings and reviews of products and services.
- To follow up with you after correspondence.
- To inform you of new promotions, informational content, and other updates.
We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so or if you violate our Terms and Conditions.
5. Data Protection
Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible.
Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and servers and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.
We implement a variety of security measures when someone enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.
6. Third-party Disclosure
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners, payment gateways, and payment processing partners, and other parties who assist us in operating our site, conducting our business, or serving our customers and users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.
Non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
We may also release information when it’s release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property or safety.
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To protect your personal information, we take reasonable precautions and follow industry best practices to make sure it is not inappropriately lost, misused, accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed.
Although no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, we follow all PCI-DSS requirements and implement additional generally accepted industry standards.
If our site is acquired or merged with another company, your information may be transferred to the new owners so that we may continue to share information with you and sell products to you.
10. Questions and Contact Information