3) Use of Information. The information you provide when you become a registered user is used to send you administrative notices about your account or our services. We may also use your email address to contact you for promotional or other reasons, unless you specify that you would prefer not to receive such information from us. If you had indicated your interest in hearing from other companies, we may also share your contact information for that purpose. We also gather information about our users on an aggregate basis, for example, the areas our users visit most frequently, the service our users access the most, etc. The information, on an aggregate basis, may be shared with our business partners in order to better understand the needs of our users and improve the online experience for them. Cookies are data stored on your hard drive containing information about yourself. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information while on our site. Once you close the browser, the cookie simply terminates. The cookies will not read data off your hard disk. Our cookies are used to keep track of your information to enhance your online experience with us, for example, to serve you content and information more likely to be relevant to you; and to help us understand the number of our users and the traffic patterns within our network. We use files on Internet protocol addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track user's movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use to understand how to make our sites convenient and useful to our users and other purposes.
4) Choice of Use of Information. You are given the opportunity to opt out of having your information used for purposes not directly related to our site. You can therefore terminate marketing email correspondence from us at any time. Please email your request to firstname.lastname@example.org.