Welcome to CenturyLinkInternetService.com. This website is operated and managed by Marketing Affiliates. We recognize that our online visitors may be concerned about the information they make available to us and how we gather and protect that information.
Marketing Affiliates collects information from you when you choose to provide it on our Site, create an account with us, request material from us, sign up for our mailing list, post a review, make a purchase of a product or service, contribute to a survey or promotional campaign, or otherwise communicate or interact with us. The information we gather via this website may include: your name, address, email address, telephone number, birthday, gender, chat transcripts, purchase information and other information. We may combine the provided details with information (1) from and about you that we routinely assemble when you use this or other first party sites, (2) from third parties, or (3) from other sources that may be online or offline.
Automatically Collected Information
We may use internet browser cookies, pixel tags, web beacons, log files, locally shared web objects (Flash cookies), and other technologies to accumulate specific information about visitors to, and users of, our Site, to provide online advertisements that we believe would be more applicable to your interests, and to observe interactions with our emails and online advertisements. Through these means, we may automatically collect information, such as: your browser type, operating system, Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, software version, and the domain name from which you accessed the Site.
If you access our Site from a mobile device, we may collect your geo-location, an exclusive user ID, the mobile phone model, operating system and mobile phone carrier. We may also collect information about your browsing behavior on our Site, such as: the date or time you visit the Site, the pages of the Site that you view, the total time you spend viewing or interacting with the Site, the number of occurrences that you return to the Site, other click-stream or site-usage data, emails or ads that you click, forward or select to view our Site. Gathering this data and connecting it with your personally-identifiable information assists us to best adapt our website and improve your online experience by saving your unique preferences while you are visiting a specific site, and to help structure site landscapes, advertisements, and promotions that may be of interest to you.
In addition, we may use third party ads positioned by ad networks to support our site. Some of these advertisers and promotional networks may use internet technology such as browser cookies and web beacons or pixel tags when they publicize on our site—which will also send these advertisers and advertising networks certain information including your IP address, your ISP (internet service provider), the browser used to visit our site, and whether you have Flash installed on your computer. Some advertisers and ad networks may also collect anonymous data, such as demographic data, received from third parties to assist in the delivery of customized advertisements to you. Advertisers and promotional networks use the information detailed above to give you appropriate advertisements according to your online behavior, searches on our site and on other third party sites, demographic data and/or your general location, so that the advertisements on our site more closely reflects your interests and needs. For example, if you search for a product or service on our website, you may see an ad from a third party with information regarding, or similar to, which you were searching or browsing on our site, or other offers related to a third party whose site you have visited in the past.
Information Obtained from Other Sources
We may collect specific data about you from other sources. These sources may include commercially available sources, such as public databases and data aggregators. The gathered information may include your name, demographic, interests, email address, sole device identifiers, and publicly-observed data, such as from online activity, social media and shopping behavior. We may associate this information with the specific data we obtain from you to help us design our communication efforts to you and to advance our services and products.
USE OF INFORMATION
Marketing Affiliates may use the information we assemble from or about you for any of the following purposes:
- To fulfill orders or provide a service and to connect with consumers;
- To research and/or design new products and/or services;
- To respond to your reviews, inquires, or indicated interests;
- To offer you and additional users personalized Site content and features, targeted promotions and advertising on the Site, on additional sites, or through email communication;
- To communicate or contact you, if/when necessary;
- To evaluate the usability and operational features of our Site and improve our content, products and/or services;
- To address issues with the website or our business in general;
- To endorse the Site;
- To operate our telecommunications systems;
- To defend the integrity or security of the Site and our business;
- As defined to you at the instance of information collection; and
- To use and disclose your credit/debit card info only to process a payment and prevent fraudulent activity.
Marketing Affiliates may also share collective or anonymous non-personal information with third parties.
In addition, Marketing Affiliates may purchase or sell assets throughout the standard course of our business. If a new entity acquires us or any of our assets, data we have collected about you may be transferred to that entity. Also, if any bankruptcy or restructuring proceeding is brought by or against us, such information may be decided an asset of ours and may be traded, sold, or transmitted to a third party. Should such a sale or relocation occur, we will use reasonable efforts to attempt to require that the transferee use personal information provided through this Site in a way that is consistent with this Privacy Statement.
CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS
California residents may request information regarding our disclosure of personal data to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To conduct this request, please contact us in writing at:
Marketing Affiliates, LLC
PO Box 1566
Blue Bell, PA 19422
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
The website may have links to third party web applications or sites, which may have confidentiality policies that vary from our own. We are not accountable for the actions and policies of such third party sites or applications.
INFORMATION OF CHILDREN
This website is intended for general audience viewers and Marketing Affiliates does not knowingly gather any personal information from children under the age of 13.
OUR COMMITMENT TO DATA SECURITY
We have taken various technical, physical, and administrative steps and precautions to safeguard the information we assemble from and about our consumers and/or Site visitors. While we make our best effort to help ensure the security and trustworthiness of our network and systems, we cannot guarantee our security methods.
DO YOU HAVE QUESTIONS?
If you have any unanswered questions about this Privacy Statement or the processes described herein, you may contact us at 215-716-7600.
REVISIONS TO THIS PRIVACY STATEMENT
Marketing Affiliates reserves the right to revise, amend, or change this Privacy Statement at any point in time. Please check our policy every so often, so you are aware of our updates to the notice. The notice's effective date will be indicated on the first page.