Date last revised 6/1/2016
Protecting your privacy is of paramount importance to AdvisorCrossing.com ("AdvisorCrossing.com"). We hope the following statement about the information we collect through the AdvisorCrossing.com Web site, the AdvisorCrossing.com Global Database and the AdvisorCrossing.com Alternatives Database, located at www.AdvisorCrossing.com. (the “AdvisorCrossing.com Site”), will help you understand how AdvisorCrossing.com collects, uses and safeguards the personal information you provide to us on the AdvisorCrossing.com Site.
Collection and Uses of Personal Information:
AdvisorCrossing.com collects personally identifiable information about you (also called a “Member”), including, but not limited to, name, address, phone number, organization name and e-mail address, from information provided by you, initially through our registration process and subsequently through other means such as survey forms or optional contact forms. AdvisorCrossing.com may monitor your conduct on the AdvisorCrossing.com Site for any lawful reason or purpose.
Generally, AdvisorCrossing.com uses the personal information to send information to you about AdvisorCrossing.com, including, but not limited to, notifications of new products, services and features and general updates on the AdvisorCrossing.com Site. AdvisorCrossing.com also uses personal information to help AdvisorCrossing.com create a more user-friendly website. In order to periodically make enhancements to the AdvisorCrossing.com Site, we will use personal contact information to allow us to gauge the interests, needs and preferences of our Members. In addition, AdvisorCrossing.com might also use the personal information for, without limitation:
- AdvisorCrossing.com Site improvement and product development
- Mailings from AdvisorCrossing.com and those who sponsor the website by advertising on the website, entering into cross-promotional agreements with AdvisorCrossing.com or through similar arrangements
- AdvisorCrossing.com Site tracking and analysis
- Marketing and advertising from AdvisorCrossing.com
- Promotional announcements from AdvisorCrossing.com
- AdvisorCrossing.com Customer support and technical help
Disclosure of Personal Information:
AdvisorCrossing.com will NOT disclose your personally identifiable information to outside parties except: (i) to the extent necessary to provide you with a service you or your employer purchased from AdvisorCrossing.com; (ii) to provide you with content from AdvisorCrossing.com and/or our website sponsors (including advertisers) that we think you will find to be of interest; (iii) when we believe in good faith that any applicable law, regulation, or legal process requires disclosure; or (iv) when we believe disclosure is necessary to protect or enforce our rights or the rights of another user. Your personally identifiable information may also be collected by website sponsors and other advertisers if you click on their advertisements and/or notices; please consult their privacy policies for more information about same. We may also collect user information on an aggregate basis, which shall not be personally identifiable to you, and disclose the aggregate data to prospective partners or other outside parties. This aggregate information is not traceable to any particular user and will not be used by the third party to contact you.
Control of Personal Information:
Personal identifiers (such as username and password) are used to verify the Member’s identity, maintain recordkeeping in our system and for other purposes. You will have access to correct or modify your particular individual profile, which includes information captured during registration through the AdvisorCrossing.com Site, such as name, address, title, phone, fax, email and login ID and password, by selecting the “My Profile” link in the top right-side of any header page on the AdvisorCrossing.com Site. Upon request, AdvisorCrossing.com will remove a Member’s personal information from its database, thereby canceling the Member’s registration. It is the Member’s responsibility to safeguard this unique information so as not to allow unauthorized Members to view personal information. The AdvisorCrossing.com Site also provides Members the opportunity to opt-out of receiving all but essential communications via their e-mail accounts from our partners or AdvisorCrossing.com.
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General Comments on Privacy:
While AdvisorCrossing.com has endeavored to create a secure and reliable site for its Members, AdvisorCrossing.com cannot ensure or warrant the security or confidentiality of any information Members transmit to and from the AdvisorCrossing.com Site. When disclosing any personal information, you should remain mindful that the information is potentially accessible to the public, and consequently, can be collected and used by others without your consent.
You are the ultimate controller of personal information. You are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of any password used to log in, and you should always be mindful and responsible whenever disclosing information online. We will use all reasonable efforts to safeguard the privacy of your personal information. However, transmissions made by means of the Internet, even when using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) 1024-bit encrypted certificates, cannot be made completely secure. AdvisorCrossing.com assumes no liability for disclosure of data due to errors in transmission or unauthorized outside parties.