We do not currently collect personal information through our Web Properties except for the following:
information that your Internet service provider automatically provides to our web server, such as its web site address and possibly your e-mail address;
information that you send to us in an e-mail message or that you provide to us online or offline; and
information collected through our use of analytics and cookies, as described below.
Use of Analytics Tools and Cookies to Collect Information
We may use analytics tools and other third party technologies, such as Google Analytics and DoubleClick Cookies, to collect non-personal information in the form of various usage and user metrics when you use our Web Properties. These tools and technologies collect and analyze certain types of information, including cookies, IP addresses, device and software identifiers, referring and exit URLs, onsite behavior and usage information, feature use metrics and statistics, usage and purchase history, MAC Address, mobile unique device ID, and other similar information.
The third party analytics companies who collect information on our Web Properties and other online products and/or services may combine the information collected with other information they have independently collected from other websites and/or other online or mobile products and services relating to your activities across their network of websites as well as online and/or mobile products and services. Many of these companies collect and use information under their own privacy policies.
In addition to using cookies and related technologies as described above, we also may permit certain third party companies to help us tailor advertising that we think may be of interest to users and to collect and use other data about user activities on our Web Properties (e.g., to allow them to tailor ads on third party services). These companies may deliver ads that might also place cookies and otherwise track user behavior. These companies may use information about user behavior in order to provide customized advertisements across various products and services. In the course of providing these services, products or placing advertisements, these third party companies may place or recognize a unique cookie on your computer, and may record information to these cookies based upon your activities on any of our Web Properties and on third party websites. Each of these companies uses this cookie information according to their own privacy and security policies. If you wish to have this information not used for serving you targeted ads, you may opt-out as indicated in this Policy Privacy. Please note this does not opt you out of being delivered advertising. You will continue to receive generic ads.
You may opt out of the DoubleClick cookie by visiting the Google advertising opt-out page or you may opt out of Google Analytics by visiting the Google Analytics opt-out page.
Google has additional information available about their Remarketing Privacy Guidelines, and Restrictions.
You may view a list of other third party service providers who collect information, and/or opt-out of such collection of information about you, by visiting http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/ or http://www.aboutads.info/choices/.
Use of Collected Information
We are the sole owner of any information collected on the Web Properties. We use the information you provide:
for the specific purpose for which you submitted the information (e.g., to send you newsletters, information about new products, issue or question submission);
to gauge the usefulness and popularity of our web pages, or certain links to or from our Web Properties;
for any purpose, with respect to aggregated, anonymous data;
to promoting the products and services of our trusted business partners; and
to contact you with product and service-related announcements.
We do not sell or distribute your personal information to third parties for purposes of allowing them to market their products and services to you.
Information sent to us via e-mail or through a form may not be secure. If you choose to complete and submit a form or send us an e-mail message, we may retain the content of either and it becomes our property.
When Information is Disclosed
We may now or in the future share usage information with third parties to demonstrate the usage patterns for advertisements, content, functionality, promotions, and/or services on the Web Properties and/or on third party websites.
We reserve the right to transfer your personal information, as well as any information about or from you, in connection with the merger, sale, or other disposition of all or part of our business and/or assets. We cannot make any representations regarding the use or transfer of your personal information or other information that we may have in the event of our bankruptcy, reorganization, insolvency, receivership, or an assignment for the benefit of creditors. You expressly agree and consent to the use and/or transfer of your personal information or other information in connection with a sale or transfer of some or all of our assets in any of the above described proceedings. Furthermore, we cannot and will not be responsible for any breach of security by any third parties or for any actions of any third parties that receive any of the information that is disclosed to us.
We may also disclose your personal information with your permission or as directed by you.
Information from Children
European Union Users
We make every effort to ensure that information collected through the Web Properties is not lost, misused or altered inappropriately by administering security measures. However, unauthorized parties can potentially access all information transferred over the Internet; therefore, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to the Web Properties.
If you have additional questions or comments or would like to access your recorded personal information or opt out of certain sharing, please let us know by sending your comments or requests to:
234 East Marquette Rd.,
Chicago, Illinois 60637
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Effective as of: January 1, 2019 | Last updated: January 2, 2019