This site is owned and operated by NCOG. We want to make your experience online satisfying and safe, so we feel you should fully understand our policy and the terms and conditions surrounding the control and use of that information. This privacy statement discloses what information we gather and how we use it.
- Information NCOG gathers through aggregated tracking information derived mainly by tallying page views throughout our sites. This information allows us to better tailor our content to members' needs and to help our advertisers and sponsors better understand the demographics of our membership. Because NCOG derives its revenue mainly from sponsorships and advertising, providing such aggregated demographic data is essential to offering our members better benefits and revenue potential.
- NCOG tracks user traffic patterns throughout all of our sites. We correlate this information with data about individual users. We break down overall usage statistics according to a user's domain name, browser type, and MIME type by reading this information from the browser string (information contained in every user's browser). This serves the purpose of offering members greater benefits and working towards greater revenue opportunities for our members to share.
- NCOG tracks and catalogs the search terms and keywords that users enter in our Search function. We use tracking information to determine which areas of our sites users like and don't like based on traffic to those areas. We track what individual users read and how well each page performs overall. This helps us continue to build a better service for you.
ncog.earth LIMITED. makes it a point to honor and respect the privacy of its users, guaranteeing the privacy of your data and information.
ncog.earth LIMITED. Endeavor respects a user data protection agreement, which is detailed on this page as our "privacy agreement".
This agreement applies to the following Internet domains: ncog.earth, NCOG.net as well as the other hundreds of domains owned by ncog.earth LIMITED. and to all of the products and services offered by ncog.earth LIMITED.
The user data protection agreement was implemented by ncog.earth LIMITED. answers these primary focuses on these questions:
- What information is collected about me?
- How is this information used?
- With whom is this information shared?
Please take the time to read this agreement, and do not hesitate to contact us for further information.
Use of Personal Data
NCOG uses this data for four primary purposes:
- To personalize the advertising content according to your interests,
- To answer your questions regarding certain products or services,
- To enable you to participate in promotional offers or to inform you about new products, with your permission, and
- To optimize the functionality and efficiency of ncog.earth LIMITED. products and services.
- Certain information may be stored (and rendered anonymous) to optimize your use of ncog.earth LIMITED. We also use anonymous data for our research and internal statistics.
Sharing and Divulging Personal Data
This data may be shared:
- As a member of NCOG, you have given prior consent to share your data.
- When we must share this data with the suppliers, service providers (especially technical service providers), salespersons, or buyers, to provide a product or service that you requested.
- When we are required by law or judicial authority to do so.
- When, for reasons of storage and security, your data are transferred and stored on other servers.
If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, you should first contact ncog.earth LIMITED, 501 Wymore RD. Winter Park FL. 32789 (the "Company")
- ncog.earth LIMITED. Collects personal data while creating your ncog.earth account and while you are using "Company" products and services.
- When you create a ncog.earth LIMITED. account, we remind you that it is important that you remember your password, question, and response, and that you keep this information secret. This information determines your right to use the account. Do not share this information with anyone, including ncog.earth LIMITED.
- For example, when you open an account allowing you to access certain services, we ask you to give us certain data (name, e-mail address, birth date, gender, zip code, profession, field of work, etc.) to optimize your use of the ncog.earth LIMITED. site services. Therefore, upon entering the site for the first time, you are no longer anonymous.
- Certain data that we request from you are obligatory to access certain products and services or to participate in certain events.
- ncog.earth LIMITED. may also receive personal data about you from our business partners, who must guarantee that they are authorized to give us said information.
- ncog.earth LIMITED. is authorized to place cookies on your computer hard drive. Please see the section below entitled "Cookies" for further information.
- We particularly draw the attention of parents to their children's use of the Internet. We recommend that parents take care to ensure that their children do not fill out forms online and communicate personal data without their prior knowledge and consent.
- This Policy is to describe the information collection, use, and dissemination practices of Company, its parent, subsidiaries, and registered d/b/a companies (Collectively Referred hereinafter as "Company") and all related websites owned or registered to Company and applies to Company's collection, use, storage purpose of and disclosure of information by Company on its (a) websites, including all its divisions, subsidiaries and related companies (collectively, the "Websites''), (b) on various Third Party websites, and (c) to Company's other information collection, including the acquisition of customer information from third parties. The company is not responsible for the information collection or privacy practices of third-party websites or applications.
By providing us with your personal information on our website or in the course of using our services, you consent to the transfer of your Personal Data and Sensitive Personal Data, and any other data we acquire about you from third-party service providers.
- Information Collection, Use, and Dissemination practices: This policy applies to the Company's collection, use, storage, and disclosure of information by the Company on its, (a) websites, including all its parent companies, divisions, subsidiaries, and related companies (collectively, the "Websites"), (b) on various third party websites, and (c) to Company's other information collection, including the transfer of opt-in customer lists from third parties, or the use of customer opt-in lists from third parties. The company is not responsible for the information collection or privacy practices of third-party websites or applications.
- NCOG creates aggregate reports on user demographics and traffic patterns for advertisers, sponsors, and partners. This allows our advertisers to advertise more effectively and allows our users to receive advertisements that are pertinent to their needs. Because we track the usage patterns of individual users, an advertiser or sponsor will know that a specific user clicked their ad.
1.0 Collection of Information:
NCOG uses the above-described information to tailor our content to suit your needs and help our advertisers better understand our audience’s demographics. This is essential to keeping our service free to offer such great deals and increase the value of the search tokens overall.
1.1 User Direct Information:
Each time you provide transmit information via the Website, Company may obtain and collect personally identifiable information provided by you, including, but not limited to, your name, email address, mailing address, social security number, credit card information, IP address, personal income, spousal information, birthdates, and telephone or cell phone number, etc. You may also provide us with information that, when combined with personally identifiable information, provides us with a better idea of who you are, including but not limited to your gender, birthday, marital status, and education level (collectively referred to as "personal information"). If you choose to access our website, use our services or purchase our products, we may require you to provide personal information as indicated on the forms throughout the site.
1.2 Survey Information:
The company may collect information from you when you voluntarily complete a Company survey, question, questionnaire, order form, or a registration page either online by using the internet, offline by providing this information through the mail, in person, or using a telephone. This information may be collected by surveys, order forms, or registration pages operated by third parties. This method of collection is collectively known as a "Survey." In such Surveys, Company or a third party may ask you to provide personally identifiable information including your name, email address, street address, zip code, telephone numbers (including cell phone numbers and carriers), birth date, gender, salary range, education and marital status, occupation, social security number, employment information, personal and online interests, and such other information as may be requested from time to time. The company may also collect such information concerning you from another source and uses that information in combination with information provided from the Websites. Completing the Surveys is completely voluntary, and you are under no obligation to provide Survey Information to Company or a third party.
1.3 Third-Party List Information.
The company may collect information from you when you provide information to a third party and the Company subsequently acquires or uses the information provided by the third party. Such information may include but is not limited to, your name, email address, street address, zip code, telephone numbers (including cell phone numbers and carriers), birth date, gender, salary range, education and marital status, occupation, the industry of employment, personal and online interests, and such other information as you may have provided to the third party. When acquiring this information, Company seeks assurances from the third party that you agreed to provide and have such information acquired by Company. If you did not give express permission, or you would like to remove your permission, you may suppress all of your information by sending a notification to us at ncog.earth LIMITED.
1.4 Other Methods of Collecting Personal Information:
Other occasions when Company obtains information from you include (1) you’re claiming a prize or seeking to redeem an offer by Company or by a third party, (2) your requests for assistance through Company's customer service department (3). When you voluntarily subscribe to a Company service or newsletter (4) when you voluntarily answer questions about yourself (5) When trading your Search Tokens, Points, and rewards from a 3rd party or company directly.
1.5 "E-mail this to a friend" and "Refer Tokens" policy
Our site users can choose to electronically forward a link, page, or documents to someone else by clicking "e-mail this to a friend" and "Refer Tokens". The user must provide their email address, as well as that of the recipient. This information is used only in the case of transmission errors and, of course, to let the recipient know who sent the email. The information is not used for any other purpose.
1.5 Cookies, Web Beacons, and Other Info Collected Using Technology:
The company currently uses cookie and web beacon technology to associate certain Internet-related information about you with information in its database. Additionally, the Company may use other new and evolving sources of information in the future.
(b) Web Beacons:
A web beacon is a programming code that can be used to display an image on a web page but can also be used to transfer your unique user identification to a database and associate you with previously acquired information about an individual in a database. This allows the Company to track certain websites you visit. Web beacons are used to track online behavioral habits for marketing purposes to determine products or services you may be interested in. In addition to using web beacons on web pages, Company also uses web beacons in email messages sent to individuals listed in Company's database.
(c) IP Address. The company pays automatically tracks certain information based on your behavior on the site. We may use this information to do internal research on our users' demographics, interests, and behavior to better understand, protect and serve you and our community. This information may include the URL that you just came from (whether this URL is on the site or not), which URL you next go to (whether this URL is on the site or not), your computer browser information, and your IP address. Your Internet Protocol ("IP") is a unique Internet "address" that’s assigned to you by your Internet Service Provider ("ISP"). For local area networks"), DSL, or cable modem users, an IP address may be permanently assigned to a particular computer. IP addresses are automatically logged by Web servers, collecting information about a user's traffic patterns. While the IP address does not identify an individual by name, it may, with the cooperation of the ISP, be used to locate and identify an individual using the Web. Your IP address can, however, reveal what geographic area you are connecting from, or which ISP you are using. Finally, other websites you visit have IP addresses, and we may collect the IP addresses of those websites and their pages.
(d) Computer Profiles:
(e) Data Analysis:
Data Analysis technology may be employed from time to time if used by a Client of the Company.
(f) New Technology:
The use of technology on the Internet, including cookies and web beacons, is rapidly developing. As a result, the Company strongly encourages individuals to revisit this policy for any updates regarding its use of new technology.
1.6 No Information Collected from Children:
The company will never knowingly collect any personal information about children from children under the age of 13. If Company obtains actual knowledge that it has collected personal information about a child from a child under the age of 13, that information will be immediately deleted from its database. Because it does not collect such information from children, the Company has no such information to use or disclose to third parties. The company has designed this policy to comply with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act ("COPPA").
1.7 Credit Card Information.
The company may, in certain instances, collect credit card numbers and related information when an individual places an order from the Company. When the credit card information is submitted to the Company, such information is encrypted and protected with SSL encryption software. The company will use the credit card information for purposes of processing and completing the purchase transaction, and the credit card information will be disclosed to third parties only as necessary to complete the purchase transaction.
2.0 Use of Individual Information.
Additionally, NCOG uses any information voluntarily given by our users to enhance their experience in our network of sites, whether to provide interactive or personalized elements on the sites or to better prepare future content based on the interests of our users.
2.1 General Use.
The following paragraphs in Section 2 describe how Company currently uses Individual Information, but Company may change or broaden its use at any time. As noted below, the Company may update this policy from time to time. The company may use Individual Information to provide promotional offers to individuals using email advertising, telephone marketing, direct mail marketing, online banner advertising, and package stuffers, among other possible uses.
2.2 Email and Unsubscribe Policy.
The company uses Individual Information to provide promotional offers by email to the individual. The company may maintain separate email lists for different purposes. If email recipients wish to end their email subscriptions from a particular list, they need to follow the instructions at the end of each email message to unsubscribe from the particular list. To unsubscribe from all Company’s email lists, a person must click on Privacy Practices Department.
The company's unsubscribe process impacts only the future delivery of electronic mailings disseminated by the Company on its own behalf. You may still receive electronic mailings sent on behalf of Third Parties and your personal information may still be shared with Third Parties for use in offline marketing and data appends, including email appends.
You should also note that unsubscribing from Company's electronic mailings will not automatically unsubscribe the subscriber's information from any Third-Party business associates and licensees of the data. Since Third Party associates and licensee partners maintain separate databases from Company, you will need to unsubscribe from each source individually, if desired. This allows you the freedom to pick and choose which subscriptions to maintain and which to discontinue.
2.3 Content of Email Messages.
In certain commercial and noncommercial email messages sent by Company, an Advertiser's name will appear in the "From line but hitting the "Reply" button will cause a reply email to be sent to Company. The "Subject:" line of Company email messages will usually contain a line provided by the Advertiser to Company.
2.4 Solicited Email.
The company sends emails to individuals who have agreed on the Websites to receive email from Company or to individuals who have agreed on a Third-Party website to receive email from Third Parties. As such, Company does not send unsolicited email messages. As a result, United States statutes requiring certain formatting for unsolicited emails do not apply to Company’s email messages.
2.5 Targeted Advertising.
The company uses Individual Information to target advertising to an individual. When an individual is using the Internet, Company uses Technology Information to associate an individual with that person's Individual Information, and Company attempts to show advertising for products and services in which the person has expressed an interest in the Surveys, indicated an interest by using Technology Information, and otherwise. The company, at its discretion, targets advertising by using email, direct mail, telephones, cell phones, and other means of communication to provide promotional offers.
The Company may use Individual Information to advertise, directly or indirectly, to individuals using direct mail marketing or telemarketing using telephones and cell phones. By registering and using this Site, you acknowledge that the processing of your individual information may involve the transfer of such Individual information from within or outside the European Economic Area ("EEA") to countries within or outside the EEA whose data protection regulation may not be as stringent as that within the European Union. We may use individual information to provide the services you've requested, including services that display customized content and advertising.
2.7 Wireless Addresses.
If the email address you provide to Company is a wireless email address, you agree to receive messages at such address from the Company or its business associates (unless and until you have elected not to receive such messages by following the instructions in the unsubscribe portion of this policy). You understand that your wireless carrier's standard rates apply to these messages. You represent that you are the owner or authorized user of the wireless device on which messages will be received and that you are authorized to approve the applicable charges.
2.8 Short Message Service.
You acknowledge and agree that the SMS Service is provided via wireless systems which use radios (and other means) to transmit communications over complex networks. We do not guarantee that your use of the SMS Service will be private or secure, and we are not liable to you for any lack of privacy or security you may experience. You are fully responsible for taking precautions and providing security measures best suited for your situation and intended use of the SMS Service. We may also access the content of your account and wireless account with your carrier for the purpose of identifying and resolving technical problems and service-related complaints.
You may remove your information from the Company's database. If you remove your information from Company's database it will no longer be used by Company for secondary purposes, disclosed to third parties, or used by Company or third parties to send promotional correspondence to you. You may remove your information by sending your request by clicking on the Privacy Practices Department.
2.9 Use of Technology Information.
The company uses Technology Information (1) to match a person's Survey Information and Third-Party List Information to other categories of Individual Information to make and improve profiles of individuals, (2) to track a person's online browsing habits on the Internet, (3) to determine which areas of Company's websites are most frequently visited. This information helps Company to better understand the online habits of individuals so that Company can target advertising and promotions to them.
2.10 Profiles of Individuals
The company uses Individual Information to make a profile of an individual. A profile can be created by combining Survey Information and Third-Party List Information with other sources of Individual Information such as information obtained from public databases.
2.11 Storage of Individual Information.
Company stores the Individual Information in a database on its computers. Our computers have security measures (such as a firewall) in place to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under the Company's control. Notwithstanding such measures, Company cannot guarantee that its security measures will prevent its computers from being illegally accessed, and the Individual Information on them stolen or altered.
Use of Personal Information.
The company may use your personal information in the following ways:
3.1 Public Forums:
The company customer lists are available to companies or other entities not affiliated with the Company that has goods, services, and offers that might be of interest to you. Our Company may, from time to time, provide your Personal Information to these entities so that they may send you these offers.
The company will use your personal information for any marketing and survey purpose on behalf of the Company and its affiliates and subsidiaries to send information to you about additional goods or services that may be of interest to you. In addition, Company will disclose your personal information third- party agents and independent contractors to help us conduct our marketing and survey efforts and to share with other companies in connection with marketing efforts including but not limited to direct marketing. You may have no relationship with these other companies.
3.4 Co-sponsored Contests, sweepstakes, and Offerings:
The company may provide a contest, sweepstakes and another offering may be co-sponsored by another company. In those situations, the information we obtain from you in connection with such contests, sweepstakes, or offerings may be shared with our co-sponsor. In those situations, our co-sponsors will have the right to use your information for their own purposes, in accordance with their own policies. If you do not wish for the information we obtain from you to be shared with our co-sponsor, then do not enter such a contest, sweepstake, or other offering or otherwise provide to us any Personal Information in connection with such contest, sweepstake, or another offer. We are not responsible for how our co-sponsors may use your information.
3.5 Service Providers:
We may use third parties to help operate our Website and deliver products and services and may share your Personal Information with our affiliates, service providers, and other third parties that provide products or services for or through this Website or for our business (such as Website or database hosting companies, address list hosting companies, e-mail service providers, analytics companies, distribution companies, fulfillment companies, and other similar service providers that use such information on our behalf). Unless otherwise stated, these companies do not have any right to use the Personal Information we provide to them beyond what is necessary for them to assist us. When you conduct e-commerce with one of the e-commerce affiliates or service providers to which the Website may be linked, certain personal information such as your email and home address may be collected by the service provider's server and made available to us.
3.6 Aggregate Statistics:
We may disclose aggregate statistics regarding user behavior as a measure of interest in, and use of, our WebSite and emails to third parties in the form of aggregate data, such as overall patterns or demographic reports that do not describe or identify any individual user.
3.7 Complying with Legal Process:
Company will use or disclose your personal information in response to subpoenas, court orders, warrants, or legal processes, or to otherwise establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims or in the event you violate or breach an agreement with Company. The company will use and disclose your personal information if we believe you will harm the property or rights of the Company, its owners, or those of the Company's other customers. Finally, we will use or disclose your personal information if we believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of Company's acceptable use policy, or as otherwise required by law when responding to subpoenas, court orders and other legal processes.
3.8 Order Fulfillment:
The company will transfer your personal information to third parties when necessary to provide a product or service that you order from a such third party while using Company's websites or when responding to offers provided by Company.
3.9 Data Summary:
The company may sell or transfer non-individualized information, such as summary or aggregated anonymous information about all persons or sub-groups of persons.
3.10 Third Parties:
The company may provide your personal information to third parties with whom they have a business relationship for the purposes of securing the services and products you have requested or provide you with additional marketing materials from which you may choose additional products or services.
Privacy Practices of Third Parties.
4.1 Advertiser cookies and web beacons:
Advertising agencies, advertising networks, and other companies who place advertisements on websites and on the internet generally may use their own cookies, web beacons, and other technology to collect information about individuals. The company does not control the use of such technology and the Company has no responsibility for the use of such technology to gather information about you.
The websites and email messages sometimes contain hypertext links to the websites of third parties. The company is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such other websites. Linked websites may contain links to websites maintained by third parties. Such links are provided for your convenience and reference only. The company does not operate or control in any respect any information, software, products, or services available on such third-party websites. The inclusion of a link to a website does not imply any endorsement of the services or the site, its contents, or its sponsoring organization.
Company further reserves the right to disclose, transfer or sell your personal information to companies who are affiliated with Company at Company's sole discretion. If Company changes ownership through an acquisition, merger, sale, or other change of business status, it reserves the right to transfer or assign the right to use your Personal Information collected from the Website.
- Foreign use of the Website.
To the extent that you are accessing the Website while domiciled outside of the United States, you acknowledge that the Personal Information you are providing Company is collected and stored in the United States and therefore consent to the transfer of information to and storage of the information outside of your domiciled country and in the United States.
- California User Consumer Rights.
In accordance with California Civil Code Sec. 1789.3, California resident users are entitled to know that they may file grievances and complaints with the California Department of Consumer Affairs, 400 R Street, STE 1080, Sacramento, CA 95814; or by phone at 916-445-1254 or 800-952-5210; or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about protecting your privacy, you may wish to visit: http://www.ftc.gov
- Questions, Suggestions, Contact
To send us a comment about this privacy agreement or any other subject regarding our services and policies, please visit us at Privacy Practices Department and submit a ticket.
We thank you for your interest in ncog.earth LIMITED.