respects the privacy of its users. Our goal is to provide a safe
and secure environment. The following describes the data collection
and usage policies and practices that applies to our Website.
By using PeckerPass.com, you accept the policies and practices
described in this Statement.
1. About the information we
PeckerPass.com is not responsible
for the privacy policies or practices of other websites which
link from PeckerPass.com. Should you choose to click on a website
link found on PeckerPass.com we encourage you to review the privacy
policies of those other websites so you understand how they collect,
use and share your information. This Privacy Statement applies
solely to the information we collect on PeckerPass.com, and does
not apply to information we collect in any other fashion.
Your data will be stored and
processed in whole or in part in the United States. If you access
PeckerPass.com from outside the United States, your usage of
the site constitutes your consent to the transfer of your data
out of your country and to the United States.
2. Gathering and storing your
In some areas of our Website
PeckerPass.com may request that you provide personal information,
including your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number,
credit card number, social security number, contact information,
billing information and any other information from which you
can be identified.
In other areas, PeckerPass.com
may collect demographic information that is not unique to you,
such as your zip code, age, gender, interests, etc. Examples
of areas on PeckerPass.com where we collect combined personal
and demographic data are pages where you can sign up to use a
service, post a resume, or purchase a product.
We also may gather certain information
about your use of our website, such as the areas you visit and
the services you access. Information about your computer hardware
and software may also be collected by PeckerPass.com. This information
can include without limitation, your IP address, browser type,
domain names, access times and referring website addresses.
PeckerPass.com may sometimes
afford you the opportunity to provide additional information
about yourself, but it is solely up to you whether you choose
to furnish such information. If you do provide such information,
you are thereby consenting to the use of that information in
accordance with the policies and practices described in this
Statement. For example, such information may be used for the
purpose of determining your potential interest in receiving email
or other communications about particular products or services.
Please remember that if you submit
any of your personal information to public areas of PeckerPass.com,
such as the posting on any of our Link Pages, Forums, or Message
Boards, that this information may be collected and used by others
over whom PeckerPass.com has no control. We are not responsible
for the use made by third parties of information you post, or
otherwise make available, in public areas of PeckerPass.com.
As a convenience, we may retain
all of the information we gather about you indefinitely, in an
effort to make your repeat use with us more efficient, practical,
and relevant. Should you choose to cancel your account, we will
remove all copies of your resume and/or your PeckerPass.com account
profile information from our database, except for an archival
copy which is not accessible on the Internet.
3. Use of Information by PeckerPass.com
We use the information we collect
on PeckerPass.com for the purpose of operating and improving
the PeckerPass.com website.
We may also use the information
we gather to inform you of other products or services available
through PeckerPass.com or its affiliated companies, or to contact
you about your opinion of products and services that may be offered.
We may use your contact information
in order to send you email or other communications regarding
PeckerPass.com site updates, such as new PeckerPass.com opportunities
and/or updates which may be of interest to you. In addition,
at the time of your registration for PeckerPass.com, you have
the option to elect to receive additional communications, information
and promotions, as well as a free periodic informational newsletters
from PeckerPass.com relating to topics that may be of interest
Any feedback you submit becomes
our property, and we can use such feedback (such as thank you's,
success stories, etc.) for marketing purposes. Depending on the
feedback submitted we may also elect to contact you for further
4. Disclosure of Information
We do not disclose to third parties
your personal information, combined personal and demographic
information, or information about your use of PeckerPass.com
(such as the areas you visit or the content you access), except
as set forth in the following four subparagraphs.
We may disclose such information
to third parties if you consent to such disclosure. For example,
if you indicate that you would like to receive information about
the products or services of third parties at the time you register
for an account. We may use data we have about you (such as the
interests and preferences you have expressed) to determine whether
you might be interested in the products or services of a particular
We may disclose such information
to companies and individuals we employ to perform functions on
our behalf. Examples may include hosting our Web servers, analyzing
data, providing marketing assistance, processing credit card
payments, and providing customer service. These companies and
individuals will have access to your personal information as
necessary to perform their functions, but they may not share
that information with any other third party.
We may disclose such information
if legally required to do so, if requested to do so by a governmental
entity or if we believe in good faith that such action is necessary
to: (a) conform to legal requirements or comply with legal process;
(b) protect the rights or property of PeckerPass.com or its affiliated
companies; (c) prevent a crime or protect national security;
or (d) protect the personal safety of users or the public.
We may disclose and transfer
such information to a third party who acquires all or a substantial
portion of PeckerPass.com's business, whether such acquisition
is by way of merger, consolidation or purchase of all or a substantial
portion of our assets. In addition, in the event PeckerPass.com
becomes the subject of a bankruptcy proceeding, whether voluntary
or involuntary, PeckerPass.com or its trustee in bankruptcy may
sell, license or otherwise dispose of such information in a transaction
approved by the bankruptcy court.
PeckerPass.com may also share
aggregated anonymous information about visitors to each of its
websites with its clients, partners and other third parties so
that they may understand the kinds of visitors to PeckerPass.com's
site and how those visitors use the site.
PeckerPass.com uses "cookies"
to help personalize and maximize your online experience and time
online. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard drive
by a Web page server. Cookies are not used to run programs or
deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned
to your computer, and can only be read by a Web server in the
domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of
cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time.
The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have
returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize
PeckerPass.com pages, or register for services, a cookie helps
us to recall your specific information (such as user name, password
faster and more accurate results, and a more personalized website
experience. When you return to the PeckerPass.com site, the information
you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use
click streams and for load balancing.
You may have the ability to accept
or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies,
but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline all
cookies if you prefer. Alternatively, you may be able to modify
your browser setting to notify you each time a cookie is tendered
and permit you to accept or decline cookies on an individual
basis. If you choose to decline cookies, however, that decision
may hinder performance and negatively impact your experience
on the PeckerPass.com Web site.
6. Updating Your Information
You may review, correct, update
or change your PeckerPass.com membership at any time. You have
the following choices to modify or delete your information from
· Click here to login
with your password and modify/delete your membership
· Send an e-mail
to our customer service department
· Send mail to the following postal address:
c/o Intergalactic Communications, Inc.
364 Glenwood Avenue
East Orange, New Jersey 07017
PeckerPass.com has implemented
reasonable technical and organizational measures designed to
secure your personal information from accidental loss and from
unauthorized access, use, alteration or disclosure. However,
we cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never
be able to defeat those measures or use your personal information
for improper purposes.
When you place an order online
at PeckerPass.com, your credit card information is protected
through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer
("SSL") protocol. SSL makes it difficult for your credit
card information to be intercepted or stolen while being transmitted.
PeckerPass.com uses Verotel and CCBill to process its credit
8. Changes to Privacy Statement
If we decide to change our Privacy
Statement for PeckerPass.com, we will post those changes here
so that you will always know what information we gather, how
we might use that information, and to whom we will disclose it.
If at any time, you have questions or concerns about PeckerPass.com's
Privacy Statement, please feel free to email us.
9. Contact Information
PeckerPass.com is a name under
which Intergalactic Communications, Inc., a New Jersey corporation
with its principal place of business at 364 Glenwood Avenue,
East Orange, New Jersey 07017, and certain of its affiliated
companies worldwide, do business. ("Affiliated companies"
means entities that control, are controlled by, or are under
common control with Intergalactic Communications, Inc.). Intergalactic
Communications, Inc. is the legal entity which determines the
purposes and means of processing the information gathered at
PeckerPass.com. The information we gather on PeckerPass.com may
be shared within Intergalactic Communications, Inc. and its affiliated
companies, including its other web sites that are part of the
We welcome your comments concerning
this Privacy Statement. If you believe that we have not adhered
to this Statement, please contact us by e-mail
or by calling us at 973-678-7770. We will use commercially reasonable
efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.
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