Why we collect personal information
For access to special areas of our website, basic membership information is required to identify your protected user account. Your account information helps us keep you posted on the latest announcements, updates, special offers, and events that you might like to hear about. No login is necessary and no personal information is collected when accessing public pages.
Information that we collect
Inquiries - When visitors contact us we may ask for information that allows us to contact them, validate the seriousness of their inquiry and request specific information related to the reason they have contacted us (User Inquiry Information).
Statistical Information - All of our servers collect statistical information such as Users IP addresses, dates Users visit, computers Users are using, and operating system, among other data (Statistical Information).
Tracking Software - We may use software designed to track responses to our advertisements, other promotional activity as well as a Users movement through our site (Tracking Software). Tracking Software includes software such as web beacons and software used by our advertising partners.
How we protect your personal information
The Collaborative takes precautions — including administrative, technical, and physical measures — to safeguard your personal information against loss, theft, and misuse, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction.