Information That We Collect
When you visit the Site, you may provide us with information you actively choose to disclose (“Active Information”) and information collected in a way not visible to you on an aggregate, anonymous basis as you and others browse our Site (“Passive Information”). When we refer to “personally identifiable information,” we mean information that can be linked to a specific individual, such as a name, address, telephone number, or email address. Sharing personally identifiable information with us is entirely optional.
No Use of Our Site by Persons Under 18
The Site is not intended for use by anyone under 18, except with the explicit permission and under the supervision of a parent or guardian who accepts full legal responsibility for the minor’s use. No person under 18 should disclose information on this Site. We don’t knowingly collect or use personally identifiable information from children under 18. If a child under 18 has provided us with personally identifiable information without parental or guardian consent, the parent or guardian should contact us to remove the information and opt out of promotional opportunities.
Active Information You Choose to Provide
You may choose to provide us with personally identifiable information, such as your email address, name, and postal address, to register with the Site and to receive Mr. Grow It advertisements, updates, and promotions by email or other services or information. You may also choose to provide your zip code on the Site to receive information about products and services in your area.
Passive Information We Collect
Our Site utilizes a standard technology called “cookies” to collect information about how our Site is used. Passive Information gathered may include your Internet service provider, browser type, operating system, the date and time of visits, the Site pages viewed, time spent at our Site, and the sites visited just before and just after our Site. Passive Information is collected on an aggregate basis without any association to your personal information so that you remain anonymous. If you do not wish to transmit “cookie” information about yourself, you may turn off the cookie function in your web browser; please consult the “Help” section of your browser to correctly do so. If you elect to turn off cookies, however, you may not be able to access certain features of the Site and your use of some portions of the Site may be affected.
Use of Information
We use your information to provide our services to you and for marketing and client relationship purposes. You may receive e-mails from us to let you know about new products and services that may interest you.
Sharing Information with Advertisers or Other Third Parties
We may share with third parties, such as advertisers on our Site or other website operators, anonymous, aggregated information about user habits, characteristics and user patterns. We may use your IP address and share it with third parties to help diagnose problems with our servers, to manage the Site, and to enhance the Site based on usage pattern data. We may also use or disclose information to resolve disputes or investigate problems. We may disclose or access information when we believe in good faith that the law requires it, or if we consider it necessary to maintain service and improve our products and services.
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