Effective: August 10, 2009.
INFORMATION GATHERED BY THE RochesterMN.com.
You may also be asked to provide personally identifiable information on the RMN website, which may include your name, address, telephone number, credit card number, and e-mail address. This information can be gathered when feedback or e-mails are sent to RMN or when you register for services. In all such cases you have the option of providing us with personally identifiable information.
Cookies are small bits of data that are deposited on a user's hard drive. The RMN website utilizes Cookies and IP addresses for certain functions. Cookies permit users to store their password and other user information without having to constantly re-enter this data. Cookies also permits RMN and our advertisers to tailor our website and advertising to your needs. Most browsers permit users to decline to accept Cookies, although the default setting is typically to accept them. You may choose to decline the Cookies, but certain functions of the website may not be accessible to you
Analytics and Personalization
The services contained in this section enable Rochestermn to monitor and analyze web traffic and can be used to keep track of User behavior.
Google Analytics (Google)
Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google utilizes the Data collected to track and examine the use of this Application, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google se rvices.
Google may use the Data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
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USE AND DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION.
RMN typically does not directly sell personally identifiable information, such as your name or e-mail address to advertisers. However, non-personal "aggregated data" is used to enhance the operation of our website, analyze interest in the areas of our website and to inform our advertisers about the number of users that have viewed their advertising. Moreover, we may in some circumstances disclose personally identifiable information to third parties to enhance your experience on our website. Additionally, if you provide RMN with content for publishing or feedback, we may publish your user name or other identifying data.
RMN may also disclose personally identifiable information in order to respond to a subpoena, court order or other such request. RMN may also provide such personally identifiable information in response to a law enforcement agency's request or as otherwise required by law, including in response to a subpoena or court order.
Your personally identifiable information may be provided to a third party if RMN files for bankruptcy, or there is a transfer of the assets or ownership of RMN in connection with proposed or consummated corporate reorganizations, such as mergers or acquisitions.
RMN is not responsible for the privacy policies of websites to which it links. If you provide any information to such third parties different rules regarding the collection and use of your personal information may apply. We strongly suggest you review such third party's privacy policies before providing any data to them.
RMN takes appropriate steps to ensure data privacy and security including through various hardware and software methodologies. However, RMN cannot guarantee the security of any information that is disclosed online.
RMN does not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13. RMN requests that children under the age of 13 not submit any personal information to the website. Do not send any information about yourself to us - including information like your name, address or email address. Since information regarding children under the age of 13 is not collected, RMN does not knowingly distribute personal information regarding children under the age of 13. In general, we do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. If, in limited circumstances, we do knowingly collect personally identifiable information from a child under the age of 13, we make a special effort to encourage children under the age of 13 to consult with their parents before furnishing any personal data.
If you registered to receive email from RMN, we may send you emails about RMN products, promotions, or services as well as on behalf of other companies. You may change your preferences for the future at any time by using the unsubscribe instructions located near the bottom of any of our email newsletters. You will receive special offers via email from RMN consistent with your stated personal preferences. RMN also does research on our visitors' demographics, interests and behavior based on the information you provide to us including upon registration, from our server log files or from surveys. We do this to better understand and serve our visitors. This research is compiled and analyzed on an aggregated basis and RMN may share this aggregated data with advertisers or other businesses.
If you told us that you would be interested in receiving email from us, we may send you emails about RMN products, promotions, or services as well as on behalf of other companies. In addition, in each advertising email you will be provided an ability to opt-out of receiving future emails from the specific advertiser.
CORRECTIONS AND UPDATES.
If you wish to modify or update any information RMN has received, please contact info@RochesterMN.com. Please note that the RMN website also contains public information that is gathered from a variety of official public notices and governmental agencies. RMN simply reproduces this information and users who feel that any public information contained on the RMN website is inaccurate should contact the appropriate governmental agency or other source to correct this information.