This site is owned and operated by PAIR Technologies Inc.(PAIR Tech). Your privacy
on the Internet is of the utmost importance to us. PAIR Tech, we want to make your
experience online satisfying and safe.
Because we gather certain types of information about our users, we feel you should
fully understand our policy and the terms and conditions surrounding the capture
and use of that information. This privacy statement discloses what information we
gather and how we use it.
INFORMATION PAIR Tech GATHERS AND TRACKS
PAIR TECH gathers two types of information about users:
· Information that users provide through optional, voluntary submissions. These are
voluntary submissions to receive (if applicable) our electronic newsletters, to participate
in our message boards or forums, to email a friend, and from participation in polls
· Information PAIR Tech gathers through aggregated tracking information derived mainly
by tallying page views throughout our sites. This information allows us to better
tailor our content to readers' needs and to help our advertisers and sponsors better
understand the demographics of our audience. Under no circumstances does PAIR TECH divulge
any information about an individual user to a third party unless required by law
or the Delaware Department of Health and Humans Service or other Delaware State Department
PAIR TECH Gathers User Information In The Following Processes:
Optional Voluntary Information
We offer the following free services, which may require some type of voluntary submission
of personal information by users:
1. Electronic newsletters policy
We may offer a free electronic newsletter to users. PAIR TECH gathers the email addresses
of users who voluntarily subscribe. Users may remove themselves from this mailing
list by e-mailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org an request removal from our mailing list.
We may offer interactive polls to users so they can easily share their opinions with
other users and see what our audience thinks about important issues. Opinions or
other responses to polls are aggregated and are not identifiable to any particular
user. PAIR TECH may use a system to "tag" users after they have voted, so they can
vote only once on a particular question. This tag is not correlated with information
about individual users.
PAIR TECH may occasionally conduct user surveys to better target our content to our
audience. We never share any of this information about specific individuals with
any third party.
Consistent with the Federal Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA),
we will never knowingly request personally identifiable information from anyone under
the age of 13 without requesting parental consent.
PAIR TECH tracks user traffic patterns throughout all of our sites. However, we do
not correlate this information with data about individual users. PAIR TECH may break
down overall usage statistics according to a user's domain name, browser type, and
MIME type by reading this information from the browser string (information contained
in every user's browser).
PAIR TECH may tracks and catalogs the search terms that users enter in our Search
function, but this tracking is never associated with individual users. We use tracking
information to determine which areas of our sites users like and don't like based
on traffic to those areas. We do not track what individual users read, but rather
how well each page performs overall. This helps us continue to build a better service
We may place a text file called a "cookie" in the browser files of your computer.
The cookie itself does not contain Personal Information although it will enable us
to relate your use of this site to information that you have specifically and knowingly
provided. But the only personal information a cookie can contain is information you
supply yourself. A cookie can't read data off your hard disk or read cookie files
to warn you before accepting cookies, you will receive the warning message with each
cookie. You do not need to have cookies turned on to use this site. However, you
may need cookies to participate actively in message boards, forums, polling and surveys.
USE OF INFORMATION
PAIR TECH uses any information voluntarily given by our users to enhance their experience
in our network of sites, whether to provide interactive or personalized elements
on the sites or to better prepare future content based on the interests of our users.
As stated above, we use information that users voluntarily provide in order to send
out electronic newsletters and to enable users to participate in polls, surveys,
message boards, and forums. We send out newsletters to subscribers on a regular schedule
(depending on the newsletter), and occasionally send out special editions when we
think subscribers might be particularly interested in something we are doing. PAIR
TECH never shares newsletter mailing lists with any third parties, including advertisers,
sponsors or partners.
When we use tracking information to determine which areas of our sites users like
and don't like based on traffic to those areas. We do not track what individual users
read, but rather how well each page performs overall. This helps us continue to build
a better service for you. We track search terms entered in Search function as one
of many measures of what interests our users. But we don't track which terms a particular
PAIR TECH creates aggregate reports on user demographics and traffic patterns. We
will not disclose any information about any individual user except to comply with
applicable law or valid legal process or to protect the personal safety of our users
or the public.
SHARING OF THE INFORMATION
PAIR TECH uses the above-described information to tailor our content to suit your
needs. We will not share information about individual users with any third party,
except to comply with applicable law or valid legal process or to protect the personal
safety of our users or the public.
PAIR TECH may use payment services like PayPal® and Google Checkout®. All transactions
with these services are strictly between the user and the payment service. PAIR
TECH never obtains or stores information about a customer’s credit or debit cards
or information about a user’s bank account or payment service account. PAIR TECH
is not responsible for any funds misappropriated by these payment services whether
as a result of error by the user or the payment service. PAIR TECH will when justified
apply any overpayments made by a customer through a payment service to any future
tuition charges. If an overpayment is made in error a refund may be given if there
is no outstanding account balance.
By using this site, you consent to the collection and use of this information by PAIR
page so that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it,
and under what circumstances we disclose it.