Effective March 12, 2015
Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to the EngineerMe.com website and governs data collection and usage. By using the EngineerMe.com website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
Collection of your Personal Information
Taiga Diversified LLC doing business as EngineerMe, a Hawaii limited liability company, (“EngineerMe”) may collect personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. In the event EngineerMe provides products and services that require purchase, EngineeMe or a designated third-party payment processing service of behalf of EngineerMe, may collect and store billing and credit card information. EngineerMe may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your Postal Code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites. EngineerMe will not delete customer information for paying members. However, EngineerMe reserves the right to delete customer information for members at any time.
Information about your computer hardware and software also may be automatically collected by EngineerMe.com. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by EngineerMe for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the EngineerMe.com website.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through EngineerMe.com public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Regarding, EngineerMe’s Communication Services and products, communications between you and a participating Service Provider may not be confidential; for quality assurance purposes, and in order to deliver the EngineerMe Services, EngineerMe may have access to your communications with participating Service Providers.
EngineerMe encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from EngineerMe.com so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. EngineerMe is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the EngineerMe.com and EngineerMe-related websites.
Use of your Personal Information
EngineerMe collects and uses your personal information to operate the EngineerMe.com website and deliver the services you have requested. EngineerMe will send a welcome email following registration to all registered patrons. We will also periodically send service updates to registered users. To facilitate the request and response process contained in EngineerMe.com, which allows Service Providers to contact you directly, EngineerMe.com will disclose specific contact information provided by you. We will limit our provision of your contact information to 3rd parties to only the extent necessary to complete the initial interaction of User and Service Provider.
EngineerMe may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from EngineerMe and its affiliates. EngineerMe may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
EngineerMe does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. EngineerMe may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party without your explicit consent. In addition, EngineerMe 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. EngineerMe may share your information with third parties who perform tasks required to complete a purchase transaction. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to EngineerMe.com, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
EngineerMe does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
EngineerMe keeps track of the websites and pages our customers visit within EngineerMe.com, in order to determine what EngineerMe.com services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within EngineerMe.com to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
EngineerMe websites 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 EngineerMe.com or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of EngineerMe; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of EngineerMe.com, or the public.
EngineerMe uses tracking pixels to collect information that helps us provide our service to you. Please note that any "do not track" signals sent by your web browser or other mechanism have no effect on the collection of personally identifiable information by EngineerMe. In addition, other parties who perform data analytics for EngineerMe, such as Google Analytics, may collect personally identifiable information about your online activities when you visit www.engineerme.com or use our Services. Third party affiliates of EngineerMe may have different policies with respect to "do not track" signals and EngineerMe makes no representations with respect to such policies.
The EngineerMe.com website may use "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 EngineerMe.com pages, or register with EngineerMe.com site or Services, a cookie helps EngineerMe.com to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same EngineerMe.com website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the EngineerMe.com 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 or use the interactive features of the EngineerMe Services or Website when you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
You are responsible for safeguarding and preventing unauthorized access to the user information and password that you use to access the EngineerMe.com website. You agree not to disclose your password to any third party and you are responsible for any activity using your account, whether or not you authorized that activity. You must immediately notify EngineerMe of any unauthorized use of your account.
EngineerMe.com secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. EngineerMe.com secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Children Under Thirteen
EngineerMe’s Website and Services are not intended for the use of children under the age of thirteen. EngineerMe does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.
Changes to this Statement
EngineerMe will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. EngineerMe encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how EngineerMe is protecting your information.
EngineerMe welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that EngineerMe.com has not adhered to this Statement, please contact us at the following: firstname.lastname@example.org.