Active Information Collected
Like many other web sites, Vanguard actively collects information from visitors both by asking specific questions on this site and by permitting direct communication via forms and e-mail. Some of the information that you submit may be personally identifiable (that is, information that can be uniquely identified with you, such as your name, address, e-mail address, phone number, etc.). Vanguard or Regional Vanguard Master Franchises may use this information to send you further information. We do not sell any of this information to third parties.
Passive Information Collected
Vanguard may collect, store or accumulate certain non-personally identifiable information concerning your use of this Site, such as information regarding the pages you have visited. Vanguard may share with or transfer to third parties such non-personally identifiable information for the purpose of maintaining the Site, responding to direct inquiries or measuring traffic and traffic trends at this Site. Vanguard does not sell any of this information to third parties.
Use of Information
Vanguard may use visitor’s personal information to enhance the operation of this site, and Vanguard or Regional Vanguard Master Franchises may respond to requests for information.
Vanguard may disclose any information it deems necessary, in its sole discretion, to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request.
Vanguard may use visitors’ IP addresses to analyze usage, administer its Site, and gather demographic information for aggregate use.
Vanguard may retain other companies and individuals to perform functions on its behalf. Examples include data analysis firms, webhosting companies, and interactive marketing agencies. Such third parties may be provided with the information described above.
How Vanguard Protects Your Information
Vanguard works hard to protect your personal information. Vanguard uses both technical and procedural methods to maintain the integrity and security of our databases, including firewalls.
Children’s Privacy Online
This Web Site is not intended for children under the age of 13. Vanguard will not knowingly collect information from Web Site visitors in this age group. Vanguard encourages parents to talk to their children about their use of the Internet and the information they disclose online.
Vanguard has taken great measures to ensure that your visit to our Site is a satisfying one and that your privacy is constantly respected. If you have any questions, comments or concerns about our privacy practices, please contact us by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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