This privacy statement covers all of the Bike Hugger sites. Please read this statement carefully before using proceeding to access the Bike Hugger sites. Your use of the Bike Hugger site indicates your agreement to abide by the Terms in effect.
Bike Hugger is the sole owner of the information collected on the Bike Hugger sites. Bike Hugger may collect information from our users at several different points on the Bike Hugger sites.
In order to enhance their use of the Bike Hugger sites, users can choose to leave comments on particular articles of interest. To leave a comment, users must submit information including a valid email address. Bike Hugger uses this information to screen out users who leave comments prohibited by our terms and conditions of use, and will not pass this information to any other organization.
We use Twitter to status our readers, share content, and also giveaway product from our partners. We do not share user data with Twitter.
In order to sign up to receive regular emails from the site’s mailing list, users may be required to submit information including a valid email address and demographic information such as location and interests. This information will be used in aggregate form only in order to assess general user interest in various internal and third party products and services, and your personal and contact information will not be passed to any other organization. Users who choose to sign up for a mailing list will receive regular emails from the site, including new articles added to the site as well as emails from third party site sponsors. If you do not wish to receive emails from third party advertisers, do not sign up for the mailing list.
By setting a cookie on the Bike Hugger site, users will not have to log in a password more than once, thereby saving time while commenting and for future features like discussion boards. We store a cookie on each user’s machine that contains a username and encrypted password. You can configure your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set. If you reject all cookies, you will not be able to use Bike Hugger products or services that require you to “sign in,” and you may not be able to take full advantage of all offerings. However, not all Bike Hugger services require that you accept cookies.
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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, date/time stamp, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses, etc. are not linked to personally identifiable information. We use a tracking utility that uses log files to analyze user movement.
Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, Bike Hugger 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 the Bike Hugger sites.
In the event Bike Hugger goes through a business transition, such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of a portion of its assets, users’ personal information will, in most instances, be part of the assets transferred.
The Bike Hugger sites contains links to other sites. Please be aware that Bike Hugger is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every Web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by Bike Hugger.
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