When you sign up for a MaineToday Digital service we may ask you for personal information such as your name, address, phone number, email address and an account password. For certain services we may request credit card information, which we protect the security of your information during transmission. MaineToday Digital uses information for the following general purposes: to customize the advertising and content you see, fulfill your requests, improve our services, contact you, conduct research, and provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.
When you use MaineToday Digital services, our servers automatically record information that your browser sends whenever you visit a website. This may include information such as your web request, IP address, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser. When you send email or other communication to MaineToday Digital we may retain those communications in order to process your inquiries, respond to your requests, and improve our services.
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You should also be aware that if you voluntarily disclose Personally Identifiable Information on message boards or in chat areas, that information can be viewed publicly and can be collected and used by third parties without our knowledge and may result in unsolicited messages from other individuals or third parties. Such activities are beyond the control of MaineToday Digital and this policy.
MaineToday Digital does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or nonaffiliated companies except to provide services you’ve requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances: We believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of MaineToday Digital terms and conditions, or as otherwise required by law. We respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims.
We take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. These include internal reviews of our data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures, as well as physical security measures to guard against unauthorized access to systems where we store personal data.
MaineToday Digital processes personal information only for the purposes for which it was collected and in accordance with its Policy or any applicable service-specific privacy notice. We take reasonable steps to ensure that the personal information we process is accurate, complete, and current, but we depend on our users to update or correct their personal information whenever necessary.
Accessing and updating personal information:
When you use MaineToday Digital services, we make good faith efforts to provide you with access to your personal information and either to correct this data if it is inaccurate or to delete such data at your request. We ask individual users to identify themselves and the information requested to be accessed, corrected or removed before processing such requests. In any case where we provide information access and correction, we perform this service free of charge, except if doing so would require a disproportionate effort. Some of our services have different procedures to access, correct or delete user personal information. If you need to update, remove or delete any personal information please click on update my business listing or email support@MaineTodayDigital.com.
Your account information and preferences:
MaineToday Digital reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to our products and services, such as service announcements, administrative messages and the MaineToday Digital updates without offering you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving them. If you would like to opt out of receiving communications from us, please email support@MaineTodayDigital.com or by mail to MaineToday Digital 7 Custom House Portland, ME 04101.
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This privacy statement covers the Web site www. MaineTodayDigital.com because this Web site wants to demonstrate its commitment to your privacy.