Last Updated on: December 2015
Plain Concepts is committed to protecting your privacy. We will not sell or rent your information. Plain Concepts is committed to respecting your privacy and protecting your personally-identifiable information (information that is capable of identifying you as an individual person), hereinafter referred to as “Personal Information.” By submitting Personal Information, you consent to Plain Concepts’ use of such Personal Information as further described in this Privacy Notice. Please read this Privacy Notice to understand the ways in which we collect, use, and disclose information we receive from or about you through this site.
You may access and browse our site without disclosing any Personal Information. We will collect Personal Information from or about you in the following instances.
Information you provide. We will collect and store any Personal Information you enter on our site or provide to us in some other manner. For example:
We will not sell or rent any Personal Information (including e-mail address) we collect.
By registering for recurring Plain Concepts newsletters or alerts, you agree to receive on occasion other correspondence from Plain Concepts related to the subscribed newsletters and other Plain Concepts news and information that you consented to receive during registration. This type of information is shared externally only in anonymous, aggregated form for generalized user analysis or to enable third party agents to send e-mails to you on our behalf. You will be contacted by e-mail or otherwise only by Plain Concepts or it agents.
We ask for your e-mail address at registration. We will send e-mails to this address to confirm your registration, to provide newsletters or alerts and to contact you for any other reason. In addition, we may contact you regarding your account status. If you sign up to receive any of our newsletters, alerts, or surveys, you may on occasion receive other correspondence from Plain Concepts. Your e-mail address will not be shared with any third party other than an agent who has agreed to send e-mails on our behalf.
The site also includes a feature that enables Plain Concepts to send links to its content through e-mail at our users’ request. The e-mail address(es) that you supply in connection with this service will be used only to send the requested content. They will not be stored or reused for any purpose.
We maintain reasonable and appropriate technical, administrative and physical safeguards to protect Personal Information from loss, misuse, or alteration. For example, we use industry-standard encryption technologies when we collect or transmit sensitive Personal Information. We also comply with all laws that require us to protect your Personal Information. Despite these precautions, Plain Concepts, however, cannot guarantee that unauthorized persons will not obtain access to your Personal Information.
We do not knowingly collect Personal Information directly from any person under the age of 13.
Plain Concepts stores Personal Information for various purposes as notified to you in Privacy Notice. For each of these different purposes, Plain Concepts only retains the Personal Information for so long as it is serving its notified purpose.