Effective July 30th, 2015
If users have questions or concerns regarding this statement, they should first contact Michael Caldwell, Customer Support, by e-mail, by telephone 866-342-9794, by postal mail GigMasters.com, Inc., 33 South Main Street, Norwalk, CT 06854.
Like most standard Web site servers we use log files. This includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses, etc. are linked to personal information to help identify you and your shopping cart.
Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies
Technologies such as: cookies, beacons, tags and scripts are used by Gigmasters.com and our affiliates, analytics, or service providers. These technologies are used in analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users’ movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We may receive reports based on the use of these technologies by these companies on an individual as well as aggregated basis.
We use Local Storage Objects (LSOs) such as HTML5 [content information and preferences.] Third parties with whom we partner to provide certain features on our site or to display advertising based upon your Web browsing activity use LSOs such as HTML 5 to collect and store information.
Behavioral Targeting/ Re-Targeting
Social Media Widgets
Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose personal information when required by law wherein we have a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with an appropriate law enforcement investigation, current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on our Web site.
If Gigmaster.com is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on our Web site of any change in ownership or uses of your personal information, as well as any choices you may have regarding your personal information.
This site contains links to other sites. Gigmasters.com is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.
Email this site to a Friend
If a user elects to use our referral service for informing a friend about our site, we ask them for the friend’s name and e-mail address.We will automatically send the friend a one-time e-mail inviting them to visit the site. We do not store this information except to send this one-time e-mail.
This site makes chat rooms, forums, message boards, blogs and/or news groups available to its users. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.
The security of your personal information is important to us. When you enter sensitive information (such as credit card number and/or social security number) on our registration or order forms, we encrypt that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). [To learn more about SSL, follow this link: http://www.verisign.com/products-services/security-services/ssl/ssl-information-center/how-ssl-security-works/index.html]
We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can email us by clicking http://www.gigmasters.com/contact
We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. If you wish to cancel your account or request that we no longer use your information to provide you services contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
Our site provides users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us and our partners at the point where we request information about the visitor.
This site gives users the following options for removing their information from our database to not receive future communications or to no longer receive our service.
This site gives users the following options for changing, modifying or deleting information previously provided.
Removal From Directory
This site gives users the following options for removing their listing from our directory.
Company Testimonials/Notable Quotes
We post customer notable quotes on our web site which may contain personally identifiable information such as the customer's name. We do obtain the customer's consent prior to to posting the testimonial to post their name along with their testimonial This site sends an e-mail to each customer directly to obtain consent to use his/her full name, event type, city, state, and quote for use on our company's Testimonials page (http://www.gigmasters.com/testimonials) and in our Notable Quotes sections. Requests for removal of a customer testimonial can be done in two ways:
We may provide your personal information to companies that provide services to help us with our business activities such as shipping your order or offering customer service. These companies are authorized to use your personal information only as necessary to provide these services to us.
Notification of Changes
If, however, we are going to use users’ personal information in a manner different from that stated at the time of collection we will notify users via e-mail and/or by posting a notice on our Web site for 30 days prior to the change becoming effective.
Contacting the Web Site
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, you can contact
33 South Main Street
Norwalk, CT 06854