ProfileSpy.com has created this
privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to
privacy. This policyís structure has been based on model privacy
statements, conforming to all Platform for Privacy Preferences (P3P)
standards, through TRUSTeís Privacy Program recommendations in
combination with previous policy statements. The following discloses the
information gathering and dissemination practices for this web site:
Be aware that when ever the
ProfileSpy.com is used in this policy, it refers to both ProfileSpy.com
and ProfileSpy.net. For your reading convince, we simply use the .com
domain to refer to both addresses.
Full Understanding of Policy
If you do not agree to any one
particular section or statement of this policy, it automatically voids
use of any service offered through this web site. You must understand
and agree to all policy before using any service or services offered
through the web site.
We use your IP address to help diagnose
problems with our server and to administer our Web site. Your IP address
is also used for other purposes such as keeping track of profile
requests, and other functions involving the profile retrieval process.
Your IP address is logged to tell us statistics of software you use to
access our Web site. This is so we can adjust our Web site to fit the
needs and capabilities of our users. AOL member screen names are logged
in our system to be entered to a caching system for quicker responses
through our system. These names are never distributed, sold, or
publicly viewed or available. The number of requests per member screen
name is also stored as part of the retrieval process. Currently no
demographic or profile data is collected at our site. If we choose to
mandate membership in the future, demographics may be taken, with
requirements and terms listed at the time of this decision.
Like most standard Web site servers
we use log files. This includes internet protocol (IP) addresses,
browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages,
platform type, and date/time stamp, administer the site, and track
userís movement in the aggregate. IP addresses, etc. are not linked to
personally identifiable information.
Though we make every effort to
preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose personal information when
required by law wherein we have a good-faith belief that such action is
necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or
legal process served on our Web site.
Information (non-personally identifiable)
We share traffic statistics with our
partners and advertisers. This is to make arrangements based on the web
siteís current traffic patterns. This is not linked to any personally
We can assure you that all third
party involvement with this web site has been thoroughly researched and
can be regarded as reputable operations suitable for interaction with
this web site and its users.
This web site uses external
advertisement companies to display ads on the web site. These ads may
site, cookies received with banner ads are collected by our ad company,
and we do not have access to this information. We also offer personal
advertising through the web site, in which cookies may also be
distributed at an advertiserís request.
This site contains links to other
sites. ProfileSpy.com is not responsible for the privacy practices or
the content of such web sites, and encourages the user to read all
privacy policies of web sites after leaving ours.
This site has security measures in
place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information
under our control. Database information is not distributed to any other
company or persons. The web siteís information is protected online and
offline. We are available for contact if there are any inquiries as to
precautions and measures taken to protect privacy and demonstrate
Correcting/Updating/Deleting/Deactivating Internal Database Information
Once a member screen name has been
inserted into our databases, we do not accept requests for it to be
removed. Please be aware of this before using our service. Our caching
system for the web site relies on consistency; therefore we cannot
fulfill such a request.
This site gives users the option of
contacting team members through email for feedback, comments,
suggestion, or general discussion.
If we decide to change our
the homepage, and other places we deem appropriate so our users are
always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under
what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.
Distribution of Public Information
"Bear in mind that some areas of AOL are 'public', like message boards, forums,
or the Member Directory. By submitting content in these public areas, you grant
to AOL and other members the complete right to use, reproduce, modify, distribute,
etc. the content in any part, anywhere."
If you have any questions or
suggestions pertaining to this privacy statement, the practices of this
site, or your dealings with this web site, you can contact:
Last Updated: 4.6.02