Our Pledge to Safeguard Your Privacy
Personally Identifiable Information
Online privacy concerns often revolve around safeguarding “personally identifiable” information, which includes data that individuals or customers anticipate to remain private. This category encompasses information that can be linked to a specific individual or entity.
Nickshanks.com only acquires personally identifiable information from individual users through our websites when voluntarily provided by users. Users who engage with our sites may provide details such as their name, address, telephone number, email address, domain name or URL, or other personally identifiable information. Nickshanks.com may employ this information for various business purposes, including service provision, problem resolution, billing, or informing users about products and services tailored to their needs.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information
Nickshanks.com also gathers non-personally identifiable generic information as a means of assessing the effectiveness of our websites and mobile apps. This data does not reveal the personal identity of users and is solely collected in aggregate to evaluate and enhance our web offerings. Examples of non-personally identifiable generic information include:
- IP Addresses: Nickshanks.com collects IP addresses to support system administration, security, and aggregate usage reporting. We do not link IP addresses to personally identifiable information.
- Computer Settings: Technical information from users’ computers, such as operating systems, browser versions, connectivity details, and other relevant data related to interactions with Nickshanks.com websites, may be collected. This information is used to provide appropriate formatting of Nickshanks.com content and does not include personally identifiable information.
Privacy Protections for Children
Most of Nickshanks.com’s content and services are designed for a general audience and do not knowingly collect or store contact information from children under the age of 13. Some Nickshanks.com content may request the full date of birth to ensure compliance with laws related to children’s data protection.
Written communications, including emails, regarding the programming or operation of Nickshanks.com may be made available for public review in compliance with Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”) regulations. Nickshanks.com is not responsible for information disclosed in such communications.
Nickshanks.com will not sell, trade, or disclose personally identifiable information derived from user registration or usage of Nickshanks.com services without user consent. Exceptions include situations where disclosure is required by subpoena, search warrant, court order, or imminent physical harm to a user or others.
Nickshanks.com employs robust physical, electronic, and managerial measures to protect the confidentiality of customer personally identifiable information in compliance with applicable laws and the legitimate interests of Nickshanks.com and its employees.