TopDIYTricks ("TopDIYTricks") operates TopDIYTricks.com and may operate other websites. It is TopDIYTricks policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, TopDIYTricks collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. TopDIYTricks purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how TopDIYTricks visitors use its website. From time to time, TopDIYTricks may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
TopDIYTricks also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on TopDIYTricks.com blogs/sites. TopDIYTricks only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to TopDIYTricks websites choose to interact with TopDIYTricks in ways that require TopDIYTricks to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that TopDIYTricks gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at TopDIYTricks.com to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with TopDIYTricks are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, TopDIYTricks collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with TopDIYTricks. TopDIYTricks does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
TopDIYTricks may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. TopDIYTricks may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, TopDIYTricks does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
TopDIYTricks discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on TopDIYTricks behalf or to provide services available at TopDIYTricks websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using TopDIYTricks websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. TopDIYTricks will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, TopDIYTricks discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when TopDIYTricks believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of TopDIYTricks, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an TopDIYTricks website and have supplied your email address, TopDIYTricks may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with TopDIYTricks and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. TopDIYTricks takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If TopDIYTricks, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that TopDIYTricks goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of TopDIYTricks may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.