Welcome to Bodywork Buddy (the "Site").
We understand that privacy online is important to users of our Site, especially
when conducting business. This statement governs our privacy policies with respect
to those users of the Site ("Visitors") who visit without transacting business and
Visitors who register to transact business on the Site and make use of the various
services offered by Bodywork Buddy (collectively, "Services") ("Authorized Customers").
"Personally Identifiable Information" refers to any information that identifies
or can be used to identify, contact, or locate the person to whom such information
pertains, including, but not limited to, name, address, phone number, fax number,
email address, financial profiles, social security number, and credit card information.
Personally Identifiable Information does not include information that is collected
anonymously (that is, without identification of the individual user) or demographic
information not connected to an identified individual.
What Personally Identifiable Information is collected?
We may collect basic user profile information from all of our Visitors. We collect
the following additional information from our Authorized Customers: the names, addresses,
phone numbers and email addresses of Authorized Customers, the nature and size of
the business, and the nature and size of the advertising inventory that the Authorized
Customer intends to purchase or sell.
What organizations are collecting the information?
In addition to our direct collection of information, our third party service vendors
(such as credit card companies, clearinghouses and banks) who may provide such services
as credit, insurance, and escrow services may collect this information from our
Visitors and Authorized Customers. We do not control how these third parties use
such information, but we do ask them to disclose how they use personal information
provided to them from Visitors and Authorized Customers. Some of these third parties
may be intermediaries that act solely as links in the distribution chain, and do
not store, retain, or use the information given to them.
How does the Site use Personally Identifiable Information?
We use Personally Identifiable Information to customize the Site, to make appropriate
service offerings, and to fulfill buying and selling requests on the Site. We may
email Visitors and Authorized Customers about research or purchase and selling opportunities
on the Site or information related to the subject matter of the Site. We may also
use Personally Identifiable Information to contact Visitors and Authorized Customers
in response to specific inquiries, or to provide requested information.
With whom may the information may be shared?
Personally Identifiable Information about Authorized Customers may be shared with
other Authorized Customers who wish to evaluate potential transactions with other
Authorized Customers. We may share aggregated information about our Visitors, including
the demographics of our Visitors and Authorized Customers, with our affiliated agencies
and third party vendors. We also offer the opportunity to "opt out" of receiving
information or being contacted by us or by any agency acting on our behalf.
How is Personally Identifiable Information stored?
Personally Identifiable Information collected by Bodywork Buddy is securely stored
and is not accessible to third parties or employees of Bodywork Buddy except for
use as indicated above.
What choices are available to Visitors regarding collection, use and distribution
of the information?
Visitors and Authorized Customers may opt out of receiving unsolicited information
from or being contacted by us and/or our vendors and affiliated agencies by responding
to emails as instructed, or by contacting us at email@example.com
Are Cookies Used on the Site?
about the preferences of our Visitors and the services they select. We also use
Cookies for security purposes to protect our Authorized Customers. For example,
if an Authorized Customer is logged on and the site is unused for more than 10 minutes,
we will automatically log the Authorized Customer off.
How does Bodywork Buddy use login information?
Bodywork Buddy uses login information, including, but not limited to, IP addresses,
ISPs, and browser types, to analyze trends, administer the Site, track a user's
movement and use, and gather broad demographic information.
What partners or service providers have access to Personally Identifiable Information
from Visitors and/or Authorized Customers on the Site?
Bodywork Buddy has entered into and will continue to enter into partnerships and
other affiliations with a number of vendors. Such vendors may have access to certain
Personally Identifiable Information on a need to know basis for evaluating Authorized
or use of this information. Disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information to
comply with law. We will disclose Personally Identifiable Information in order to
comply with a court order or subpoena or a request from a law enforcement agency
to release information. We will also disclose Personally Identifiable Information
when reasonably necessary to protect the safety of our Visitors and Authorized Customers.
How does the Site keep Personally Identifiable Information secure?
All of our employees are familiar with our security policy and practices. The Personally
Identifiable Information of our Visitors and Authorized Customers is only accessible
to a limited number of qualified employees who are given a password in order to
gain access to the information. We audit our security systems and processes on a
regular basis. Sensitive information, such as credit card numbers or social security
numbers, is protected by encryption protocols, in place to protect information sent
over the Internet. While we take commercially reasonable measures to maintain a
secure site, electronic communications and databases are subject to errors, tampering
and break-ins, and we cannot guarantee or warrant that such events will not take
place and we will not be liable to Visitors or Authorized Customers for any such
How can Visitors correct any inaccuracies in Personally Identifiable Information?
Visitors and Authorized Customers may contact us to update Personally Identifiable
Information about them or to correct any inaccuracies by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Can a Visitor delete or deactivate Personally Identifiable Information collected
by the Site?
We provide Visitors and Authorized Customers with a mechanism to delete/deactivate
Personally Identifiable Information from the Site's database by contacting email@example.com.
However, because of backups and records of deletions, it may be impossible to delete
a Visitor's entry without retaining some residual information. An individual who
requests to have Personally Identifiable Information deactivated will have this
information functionally deleted, and we will not sell, transfer, or use Personally
Identifiable Information relating to that individual in any way moving forward.
We will let our Visitors and Authorized Customers know about changes to our privacy
policy by posting such changes on the Site. However, if we are changing our privacy
policy in a manner that might cause disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information
that a Visitor or Authorized Customer has previously requested not be disclosed,
we will contact such Visitor or Authorized Customer to allow such Visitor or Authorized
Customer to prevent such disclosure.
This Site is not directed at children. Visitors and Authorized Customers are required
to be eighteen years or older.
This web site contains links to other web sites. Please note that when you click
on one of these links, you are moving to another web site. We encourage you to read
the privacy statements of these linked sites as their privacy policies may differ