Effective: 2018-07-17
Updated: 2020-12-24

Applicability

This privacy notice applies only to the website located at www.halberesford.com ("the Site") and explains our practices concerning the collection, use, and disclosure of visitor information. Visitor information collected at the Site will be used only as outlined in this privacy notice.

Changes

Because Internet technologies continue to evolve rapidly, we may make appropriate changes to this notice in the future. Any such changes will be consistent with our commitment to respecting visitor privacy, and will be clearly posted in a revised privacy notice.

Collection and Use

Passive/Automatic Collection

When you view pages on our site, the web server automatically collects certain technical information from your computer and about your connection that may include the following:

  • your IP address
  • the domain name from which you visit our site
  • user-specific information on which pages are visited
  • aggregate information on pages visited
  • the referring website
  • the date and time of visit
  • the duration of visit
  • your browser type
  • your screen resolution

Continued use of our website indicates consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of this information as described in this notice.

This technical information is retained in detail for up to 800 days.

Active/Manual/Voluntary Collection

Other than automatically collected technical information about your visit (described above, or cookies, described below), we may ask you to provide information voluntarily, such as through forms or other manual input—in order to make products and services available to you, to maintain and manage our relationship with you, including providing associated services or to better understand and serve your needs. This information is generally retained as long as you continue to maintain a relationship with us. Your providing this information is wholly voluntary. However, not providing the requested information (or subsequently asking that the data be removed) may affect our ability to deliver the products or service for which the information is needed. Providing the requested information indicates your consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of this information as described in this notice.

Information that we actively/manually collected could include:

  • the email addresses of those who communicate with us via email or sign up for our newletter
  • information volunteered by the visitor, such as preferences, survey information, search queries, and/or site registrations

Information Usage

Information collected may be:

  • used for internal review and then discarded
  • used to customize the content of the Site
  • used to ensure the proper functioning, operations, and security of the Site

Information Used For Contact

If you supply us with your email address:

  • You will only receive the information for which you provided us your email address.

Information Sharing

We may share aggregate, non-personally identifiable information with other entities or organizations.

We do not share any personally identifiable information with other entities or organizations, except when legally required to do so, at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation, to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing our website and applicable laws, or to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of our website.

Except as described above, we will not share any information with any party for any reason.

Except as provided in the Disclosure of Information section below, we do not attempt to use the technical information discussed in this section to identify individual visitors.

Cookies

A cookie is a small data file that is written to your hard drive that contains information about your visit to a web page. If you prefer not to receive cookies, you may configure your browser not to accept them at all, or to notify and require approval before accepting new cookies. Some web pages/sites may not function properly if the cookies are turned off, or you may have to provide the same information each time you visit those pages.

In order to customize the information and services offered to you, our site uses cookies to:

  • store visitors preferences
  • record user-specific information on what pages users access or visit
  • record past activity at a site in order to provide better service when visitors return to our site

Children

This site is not directed to children under 13 years of age, does not sell products or services intended for purchase by children, and does not knowingly collect or store any personal information, even in aggregate, about children under the age of 13. We encourage parents and teachers to be involved in children’s Internet explorations. It is particularly important for parents to guide their children when they are asked to provide personal information online.

Use of Third Party Services

The Site uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses cookies (described above) to help us analyze how users use the Site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the Site (including possibly your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google.

The Site also uses Google Programmable Search Engine, a web search service provided by Google. Google Programmable Search Engine enables basic search engine functionality on the Site. Information entered and submitted in the Site's search engine box will be transmitted to and stored by Google.

For more information, please visit Google’s Privacy Policy.

To try and bring you offers that are of interest to you, we have relationships with other companies via Google Ads that we allow to place ads on our web pages.

More information about these services can be found at the following sites:

Third party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on a user's prior visits to your website or other websites.

Google's use of advertising cookies enables it and its partners to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and/or other sites on the Internet.

Users may opt out of personalized advertising by visiting Ads Settings and www.aboutads.info.

Social Media

Third-party social media sites may collect information from this site. We are not responsible for their privacy practices. This site embeds features from third party social media sites, including:

Disclosure of Information

Other than sharing your information with other appropriate personnel and units to ensure the quality, functionality, and security of our website, or manage your relationship with us, we will not disclose personally identifiable information about your use of the site except under the following circumstances:

  • With your prior written (including email) consent
  • When we have given you clear notice that we will disclose information that you voluntarily provide
  • With appropriate external parties, such as law enforcement agencies, in order to investigate and respond to suspected violations of law. Any such disclosures shall comply with all applicable laws.

Security

Due to the rapidly evolving nature of information technologies, no transmission of information over the Internet can be guaranteed to be completely secure. While we are committed to protecting user privacy, we cannot guarantee the security of any information users transmit, and users do so at their own risk.

Once we receive user information, we will use reasonable safeguards consistent with prevailing industry standards and commensurate with the sensitivity of the data being stored to maintain the security of that information on our systems.

We will comply with all applicable federal, state and local laws regarding the privacy and security of user information.

We are not responsible for the availability, content, or privacy practices of third-party sites. Third-party sites are not bound by this site privacy notice policy and may or may not have their own privacy policies.

Privacy Notice Changes

From time to time, we may use visitor information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice.

Only data collected from the time of the policy change forward will be used for these new purposes. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should check back at the Site periodically.

Contact Information

If you have questions or concerns about this policy, please contact us.

ATTN: Webmaster
webmaster@halberesford.com