aberstore.com knows that you care about how your personal information is used and shared, and we take your privacy seriously. This policy describes the types of information collected, how it may and may not be used, and how it is protected. By visiting aberstore.com or using any of our
As with most other websites, we collect and use the data contained in log files. The information in the log files include your IP (internet protocol) address, your ISP (internet service provider, such as AOL or Shaw Cable), the browser you used to visit our site (such as Internet Explorer or Firefox), the time you visited our site and which pages you visited throughout our site.
Cookies and Web Beacons
of our features.
We also use third party advertisements on aberstore.com to support our site. Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on our site, which will also send these advertisers (such as Google through the Google AdSense program) information including your IP address, your ISP , the browser you used to visit our site, and in some cases, whether you have Flash installed. This is generally used for geotargeting purposes (showing
New York real estate ads to someone in New York, for example) or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing cooking ads to someone who frequents cooking sites).
You can chose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings, or by managing preferences in programs such as Norton Internet Security. However, this
can affect how you are able to interact with our site as well as other websites. This could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts.
Deleting cookies does not mean you are permanently opted out of any advertising program. Unless you have settings that disallow cookies, the next time you visit a site running the advertisements, a
new cookie will be added.
Third Party Sites
Information Collected From Users
In the course of your browsing the Website, aberstore.com may collect the IP address of the computer through which your visit is enabled; cookie information; information regarding the pages, links, banners, icons and other parts of the Website that are accessed or clicked on during a visit to the Website; information regarding the date, time, and duration of your visit; and information you may volunteer, e.g., in response to survey requests or as part of a registration. Upon any registration for, and in subsequent interaction with, Website Services, aberstore.com may collect mandatory information such as your User Name, Password, primary email address, etc. A “cookie” is a small line of text that is sent to your browser and stored on your computer when you visit a website.
aberstore.com uses a cookie for record-keeping and verification purposes and a cookie helps
us provide better service to you. For example, we use a cookie to verify your session and user identification and to track the pages within the Website that you visited. Your browser should have options to accept, reject or provide you with a notice when a cookie is sent. However, if you disable cookies, you may not be able to use the Website Services.
Please note that aberstore.com does not and cannot read cookies set by other websites.
Your obligations to other Users
We take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. However, no data transmission over the Internet can
be guaranteed to be completely secure. Accordingly, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information that you transmit to us, so you do so at your own risk. We restrict access to personal information to employees, contractors and agents who need to know that information in order to process it on our behalf.
Use of Information Collected
We use the information we collect to provide our services and features to you, to measure and improve those services and features, and to provide you with customized user experience. We may contact you with service-related announcements from time to time. Your information will not be shared with any third parties except as explained below.
As part of our business, we may pass to our service partners aggregated information (data gathered up across multiple or all user accounts) regarding visitors, users, and historical transactions in a manner that will not personally identify any individual user. We may aggregate personal information and disclose such information in a non-personally identifiable manner to advertisers and other third
parties for their marketing and promotional purposes. However, in these situations, we do not disclose to these entities any information that could be used to identify you personally.
We will not sell, rent or transfer your Personally Identifiable Information to any third party, unless we are required by law, court order or regulation, or we believe that disclosure is necessary to
aberstore.com will not track your Internet usage outside of the confines of the aberstore.com.