What personal information do we collect from visitors to our website?

We do not automatically collect the name, e-mail, physical address, or any other type of Personally Identifiable Information (PII) from our site visitors. If you wish to leave a comment on our site, or contact us, we will ask for your name and e-mail address. This helps us to fight comment spam.

What other types of information do we collect from visitors to our website?

We automatically collect other types of information about our site visitors, such as browser type, operating system, ISP, and general geographic location. We also log visitor behavior and interactions with our site.

How do we use this information?

We use third-party tools to aggregate this information into anonymous data sets, which we use to analyze users’ behaviors and interactions with our site, so that we can measure usage of our site and offer better site experiences in the future.

Do we use cookies?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser that enables the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information. We use cookies to:

  1. Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions. We analyze this data in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may also use trusted third party services that track and report on this information on our behalf.
  2. Offer advertisements for our site to site visitors after they leave our website.

Third Party Disclosure

We will never sell, trade, or otherwise transfer your Personally Identifiable Information to outside parties. Your data will reside on our website hosts’ servers, and it will stay there.

However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. Additionally, we reserve the right to release all information we have about you when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property, or safety.

Third party services

We use a variety of third-party services from Google and related companies on our website. These third-party vendors use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies), third-party cookies, or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions as they relate to our website. Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads for our site on websites around the Internet. Google’s use of cookies also enables it to serve ads to our users based on their visit to our site and other sites on the Internet.

We have implemented the following services on our website:

  1. Google AdWords Remarketing with Google Analytics
  2. Google Display Network Impression Reporting
  3. Google Analytics Demographics and Interests Reporting
  4. Facebook Marketing Pixel
  5. Disqus Comments

Google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by Google’s Advertising Principles.

Opting out

There are many ways to control what online entities, including TheCenterBham.com, know about you and your browsing habits. Here’s how:

  1. You can opt out of Google Analytics tracking using their browser add-on.
  2. You can set preferences for how Google advertises to you on the Google Ad Settings page.
  3. You can learn about how these preferences affect your experience with Google ads.
  4. You can opt out of many interest-based internet ads using the Network Advertising Initiative opt out page.
  5. You can block this website from storing cookies.
  6. You can turn off all cookies for your web browser.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

We may change our Privacy Policy from time to time. Continued use of our site after any such changes shall constitute your consent to such changes. You can always review the current version of our Privacy Policy here.

Contact Info

This privacy policy is based on Aaron Gray’s Privacy Policy, used by permission. If you have any questions regarding this privacy policy or if you want to get it touch, please contact us.

Last Revised on April 26, 2017.