We respect your privacy. We will never sell or trade your email address or any other personal information to other organizations or companies.
Collection of your Personal Information
This Privacy Statement applies to the Broadband for America website and governs data collection and usage. By using this website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement. Broadband for America collects personally identifiable information, such as your email address, name, home or work address or telephone number. There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Broadband for America. This information can include your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by Broadband for America for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Broadband for America website. Broadband for America secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment.
Use of your Personal Information
Broadband for America collects and uses your personal information to operate our website and deliver the services you have requested. Broadband for America also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other opportunities or services available from Broadband for America. Broadband for America may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
Broadband for America does not sell, rent or lease lists to third parties. Broadband for America may, from time to time, contact you about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (email, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to a third party. While we may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries, all such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Broadband for America, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Broadband for America encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from our website so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Broadband for America is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Broadband for America and Broadband for America family of websites. Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Broadband for America public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.
The Broadband for America website will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Broadband for America or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Broadband for America; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Broadband for America, or the public.
Broadband for America abides by the standards set forth in the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA). Broadband for America does not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13 and is not intended to solicit such information from children younger than 13.
Changes to this Statement
Broadband for America may occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect user feedback. We encourage you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Broadband for America is protecting your information.
Broadband for America welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Broadband for America has not adhered to this Statement, please contact us. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.
The Broadband for America website uses "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Broadband for America pages, or register with the Broadband for America website or services, a cookie helps us to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as email addresses, postal or shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Broadband for America website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Broadband for America features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Broadband for America web services or websites you visit.