Information Collected About You
Newsletters and Emails to You
At registration and at various times as you use the Sallycares.com Web Site, you will be given the option of providing us with Personal Information in order to receive recurring information/promotional newsletters-such as a newsletter relating to a specific medical condition-via email from Sallycares.com or directly from a third party. When you sign up for our email newsletters or at any time, you can choose to opt out of receiving additional promotional newsletters from Sallycares.com or our Sponsors.
You can unsubscribe from a newsletter by:
• Following the directions included at the bottom of the newsletter
• Logging in to the Sallycares.com Web Site and unchecking the newsletters you no longer wish to receive under the “My Profile” section.
Email a Friend
If you use our "Email a Friend" service to tell a friend about a feature on the Sallycares.com Web Site or a newsletter, we will ask you for: your name, your email address, and your friend’s email address. We will automatically send your friend a one-time email inviting him or her to visit the site using your name and your email address as the “from” email address. Sallycares.com will not use your friend’s email address for any other purpose. We will only use the information you provide to send the requested email to your friend.
Sallycares.com may conduct online research surveys through email invitations, pop-up surveys and online focus groups. When participating in a
survey, we may ask you to enter Personal Information. The Personal Information you submit in a survey may be used by Sallycares.com for research
and measurement purposes, as described below. This research may include questions to measure the effectiveness of content, advertising or
programs. When our market research surveys collect Personal Information we will not knowingly accept participants who are under the age of 13.
Sally Cares Community, Care Partner’s Corner, Blogs and Other Public Forums
Sallycares.com offers a variety of community areas and other public forums where users with similar interests or medical conditions can share
information and support one another or where users can post questions for experts to answer. We also offer online discussions moderated by
healthcare experts. Our communities are open to the public and should not be considered private.
Any information you share (including Personal Information) in any online community area, including a chat room, Care-Partner’s Corner, Questions For Sally, or online discussion is by design open to the public and is not private. You should think carefully before posting any Personal Information in any public forum. What you post can be seen, disclosed to or collected by third parties and may be used by others in ways we cannot control or predict, including to contact you for unauthorized purposes. It is your responsibility to proceed with caution before sharing your Personal Information. As with any public forum on any site, the information you post may also show up in third-party search engines.
If you mistakenly post Personal Information in one of the community areas on Sallycares.com, and would like it removed, you can send us an email to request that we remove it by using the Contact Us link on the Home Page of the web site. In some cases, we may not be able to remove your Personal Information.
Emails You Send to Sallycares.com
Even if you do not register with or provide any Personal Information to Sallycares.com, we collect Non-Personal Information about your use of the Sallycares.com Web Site. Non-Personal Information means information that we cannot use to identify or contact you. We may also acquire Non-Personal information about our users from other sources. While you may use some of the functionality of Sallycares.com without registration or becoming a member, many of the specific tools and services on the Sallycares.com Web Site require that you register with Sallycares.com.
Cookies and Web Beacons
Mobile Device Applications (“Apps”)
Sallycares.com Apps obtains your consent (via an opt-in) before using information from pin-pointing technology like GPS or cell tower information. You can withdraw your consent (opt-out) for the use of “location” by Sallycares.com at any time by changing your location services in the “Settings” function on your mobile device.
Non-Personal Information Collected by Third Parties Not Acting on Sallycares.com’s Behalf
The Choices That You Have
Updating/Removing Your Personal Information
If you have registered and desire to remove or delete any of your Personal Information you have provided to us from our systems please contact us, using the contact information listed below. Upon your request, we will delete your Personal Information from our active databases and where feasible from our back-up media.
You should be aware that it is not technologically possible to remove each and every record of the information you have provided to the Sallycares.com Web Site from our servers.
If you decide that you would prefer not to receive personalized email or secure electronic messages from Sallycares.com, you may contact us using the information below and change your email preference or follow the unsubscribe instructions included in each promotional email.
Most browser software can be set to reject Cookies. Most browsers offer instructions on how to reset the browser to reject Cookies in the “Help” section of the toolbar. If you reject our Cookies, certain functions and conveniences of the Sallycares.com Web Site may not work properly, but you do not have to accept our Cookies in order to have use of the web site. In order to use the “Opt-Out” Services described below, such as the Network Advertising Initiative and the TRUSTed Ads Program, you must not reject all Cookies because these opt-out procedures work by placing Cookies on your browser that enable these opt-out procedures to function. The “opt-out Cookies” are placed to prevent the placement of Cookies used for the targeting of advertising.
How Information Collected About You Is Used
Information about you collected by Sallycares.com is used to:
Sallycares.com may combine Personal and Non-Personal Information collected by Sallycares.com about you, and may combine this information with information from external sources. Sallycares.com has the ability to use Personal Information that you provide to send you personalized emails or secure electronic messages. During registration or at any time, you have the option of choosing whether or not you wish to receive emails pertaining to your interest areas, announcements, reminders and opportunities.
Research and Measurement Activities
Information that Sallycares.com/Sally Cares, Inc. collects about you may be combined by Sallycares.com/Sally Cares, Inc., with other information available to Sallycares.com/Sally Cares, Inc. through third parties for research and measurement purposes, including measuring the effectiveness of content, advertising or programs. The information from other sources may include age, gender, demographic, geographic, personal interests, product purchase activity or other information. We may report combined information, which is not able to be identified back to an individual user of the Sallycares.com web site, to our current or potential advertisers and other business partners. We do not sell or share any Personal Information with any third parties, except contractors performing services on our behalf who agree not to use this information received from us for any purpose other than performing services on our behalf.
Who We Share Your Information With
Disclosures made to Sallycares.com/Sally Cares, Inc.
Disclosures to Third Party Web Sites
Certain content, services and advertisements offered to you through Sallycares.com/ Sally Cares, Inc. web site are served on, or contain links to web sites hosted and operated by a company other than Sallycares.com/Sally Cares, Inc. Sallycares.com/Sally Cares, Inc. does not disclose your Personal Information to Third Party Web Sites without your consent, but be aware that any information you disclose to the other web sites, once you access
Sallycares.com/Sally Cares, Inc. makes an effort to make it obvious to you when you leave Sallycares.com and enter a Third Party Web Site, whether by requiring you to click on a link or by notifying you on the site before you visit the Third Party Site. Note: If you see notices such as “Powered by” or “in association with” followed by the name of a company other than Sallycares.com/Sally Cares, Inc., then you are on a web site hosted by a company other than Sallycares.com.
How Your Information is Secured and Retained
Sallycares.com/Sally Cares, Inc. attempts to take reasonable security measures to protect the security of your Personal Information. Despite our efforts to protect your Personal Information, there may always be a risk that an unauthorized third party may find a way around our security systems or that transmissions of your information over the Internet may be intercepted.
The security of your Personal Information is very important to us. When you enter Personal Information (including personal health information, which you may enter at your discretion), we encrypt the transmission of that information or use SSL connections technology.
We will retain your Personal Information as long as your account is active or needed to provide you services. At any time you can remove your Personal Information or instruct us to remove it, but you should be aware that it is not technologically possible to remove each and every record of the information you have provided to Sallycares.com/Sally Cares, Inc. from our servers. Sallycares.com/Sally Cares, Inc. has tools that collect and store Personal Information, that allow you to correct, update or review information you have submitted by going back to the specific tool, logging-in and making the desired changes. We will also retain your Personal Information as necessary to comply with legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our agreements.
We are committed to protecting the privacy of children. Sallycares.com/Sally Cares, Inc. web site is not designed or intended to attract children under the age of 13. Sallycares.com web site does not collect Personal Information from anyone known to be under the age of 13. A parent or guardian is solely responsible for providing supervision to any minor that uses the web site.
Contacting Sallycares.com/Sally Cares, Inc. Regarding Your Personal Information or Privacy
To contact us via regular mail:
P.O. Box 1151
Venice, Florida 34284-1151