What information do we collect and how is it collected?
Free business listings on the Website consist of the business’s and/or owner’s name, street address, city, zip code, phone number and possibly email address. A free website link to the business is also offered. Additional information may be supplied by the business when purchasing advertising space. That could include such information as business hours, description of business, map, etc. We also collect information regarding upcoming community dog related events.
Information on the Website is collected in the following ways:
- Drawn from public records such as other printed or online directories or news sources.
- From word of mouth or flyers/business cards picked up at various locations or events.
- We may contact you asking if you would like to be listed or purchase advertising space.
- You may contact us directly requesting to be listed or purchase advertising space.
When purchasing advertising space on the Website, you will be required to provide us with information necessary to charge you for your purchase. This information will include your first and last name, address and method of payment, such as your debit or credit card data. This information will be collected by us either over the phone, through email, or in person.
How do we use the information we collect from you?
We of course will use your personally identifiable information to charge or debit your accounts in payment for any advertising purchase.
We will notify you by mail, telephone or email if you have received a free business or service listing, at which time you will be given the opportunity to cancel or change that listing. We may contact you asking if you would like to be listed or purchase advertising space. We never sell, rent or exchange your personally identifiable information to or with any third parties.
We may communicate with you by email, telephone or mail regarding the Website and ways we can continue to serve you better.
We may collect, create and share with third parties aggregated demographic and statistical information concerning both our customers and the Website. For example, if asked how many visitors CincinnatiDogPages.com has or which page on the Website is the most popular, we create those aggregate statistics from data in the database. This information does not reveal any personal information that can be identified with any particular user of the Website.
We may disclose your personal information and the contents of your account if required to do so by law or in a good faith belief that such disclosure is reasonably necessary to comply with legal process or protect the rights and property of Cincinnati Dog Pages, its affiliates or the public.
How you can control your information
- See what data we have about you, if any.
- Have us change/correct any data we have about you.
- Have us delete any data we have about you.
- Express any concern you have about our use of your data.
- Request to stop receiving correspondence from us in the form of promotional emails, postcards or other mail.
Cincinnati Dog Pages or third parties who are involved in the operation of the Website may place a small “text” or “data” file, called a “cookie”, on the hard drive of your computer in connection with your use of the Website. Cookies are intended to identify your browser when you access a service provided on the Website, and to collect and record information related to your use of the Website. We also may use third parties to provide data collection and analysis regarding customer use of the Website. To the extent that any personally identifiable information is obtained in these activities, we will treat it on the same basis as described above.
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