Privacy Policy

basic6 is serious about your privacy

Registering with us allows you to take advantage of all our unique services as a basic6.com registered user, including reports on critical developments affecting the world of cloud computing, tips and strategies from other basic6 users, and announcements of new basic6 product releases. basic6, Inc. has created this Privacy Policy to explain why we collect particular information and how we will protect your personal privacy within our website. The following discloses our information-gathering and dissemination practices for the website located at the URL www.basic6.com and any other site provided by basic6 (collectively, the "Site"). In order to fully understand your rights we encourage you to read this Privacy Policy. basic6 reserves the right at any time and without notice to change this Privacy Policy simply by posting such change on our Site. Any such change will be effective immediately upon posting. 

Because we want to demonstrate our commitment to your privacy, this Privacy Policy notifies you of the following:

What personally identifiable information of yours is collected through the Site

Who collects such information

How such information is used

With whom your information may be shared

What choices you have regarding collection, use, and distribution of your information

What kind of security procedures are in place to protect the loss, misuse, or alteration of information under our control

How you can correct any inaccuracies in your information

Questions regarding this statement should be directed to basic6 by sending an email to privacy@basic6.com. Please reference this Privacy Policy in your subject line.

 

WHAT INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND HOW WE USE THAT INFORMATION 

Our registration forms require users to give us contact information that may include name, email address, format preference (HTML vs. text), address, interests, and similar information. We use customer contact information from the registration forms to send the user requested information about our company. Users signing up for the basic6 Service will be asked to provide credit card and billing information. We never sell, share, or trade any of our customer information with other companies.

 

CONTACT AND PROFILE INFORMATION 

basic6 is the sole owner of the information collected on the site. This site does not collect personally identifying information about users except when you specifically and knowingly provide it. For example, we collect information from you in the following ways:

 

Some areas of our Site request or require contact and other information.

During the registration process, we collect personal and other information such as your name, address, email address, and credit card information.

Demographic and profile data (e.g., age, gender, and income level) may also be collected at our Site. We use such data to improve our marketing and promotional efforts, to statistically analyze site usage, to improve our content and product offerings, and to customize our site's content, layout, and services. Additionally, this data may be shared with advertisers or other third parties solely on an aggregated basis. We do not share any personally identifying information with any third party without your consent, except to a court or governmental agency if required by law.

 

INTERNET PROTOCOL ADDRESS 

We collect an IP address from all visitors to our Site. An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you use the Internet. We use IP addresses to help diagnose problems with our server, administer our Site, analyze trends, track users' movement, gather broad demographic information for aggregate use in order for us to improve the Site, and deliver customized, personalized content. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.

 

INFORMATION FROM CHILDREN 

Our Site is for adults and usage by children is not intended. We make efforts to verify the age of our users in order to avoid collecting personal information from children, and do not seek to collect personal information about children through our Site. If a child submits information to us through any part of our Site, and we know that the user submitting the information is a child, we delete the information as soon as we discover it and do not use it for any purpose, nor do we disclose it to third parties.

 

USE OF "COOKIES" 

Our Site may use cookies to enhance your experience while using our Site. Cookies are pieces of information that some websites transfer to the computer that is browsing that website and are used for record-keeping purposes at many websites. Use of cookies makes Web surfing easier by performing certain functions such as saving your passwords, your personal preferences regarding your use of the particular website and to make sure you don't see the same ad repeatedly. Many consider the use of cookies to be an industry standard. 

Your browser is probably set to accept cookies. However, if you would prefer not to receive cookies, you can alter the configuration of your browser to refuse cookies. If you choose to have your browser refuse cookies, it is possible that some areas of our Site will not function properly when you view them.

 

SECURITY 

We protect account information by placing it on a secure portion of our Site that is only accessible by certain qualified employees of basic6. Unfortunately, however, no data transmission over the Internet is 100% secure. While we strive to protect your information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of such information.

 

CHOICE/OPT-OUT 

basic6 provides users with the opportunity to opt out of receiving communications from us at any time. basic6 gives users the following options for removing their information from our database to not receive future communications: 

You can email us at basic6 privacy@basic6.com. You can click on the "Unsubscribe" link included at the bottom of your email and follow the instructions on the Web page. Our unsubscribe requests are processed immediately.

 

CORRECT/UPDATE 

basic6 gives you the following options for changing and modifying information previously provided. Upon your request, we will also remove any other personally identifying information we may retain from our databases. To make any such changes or requests: 

Email us at privacy@basic6.com. Additional residual information may remain in our archives and records, but this information will not be used for any commercial purpose. We reserve the right to maintain information on users who have violated our Terms and Conditions of Use or who have had their access to our Site blocked.

 

"TELL A FRIEND" AND "EMAIL THIS PAGE" SERVICES 

If a user elects to use our referral service for informing a friend about our Site, we ask them for the friend's name and email address. basic6 will automatically send the friend a one-time email inviting them to visit the Site. basic6 stores this information for the sole purpose of sending this one-time email. The friend may contact basic6 at privacy@basic6.com to request the removal of this information from our database.

 

SURVEYS 

We may conduct occasional online surveys via our website or via an email newsletter. These surveys are entirely voluntary and you may easily decline to participate. Participating in an online survey does not automatically add your name to the subscriber list for the basic6 newsletter.

 

OTHER WEBSITES 

Our Site contains links to other websites. Please note that when you click one of these links you are entering another website for which basic6 has no responsibility. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on all such sites as their policies may be different from ours.

 

CONTACTING THE WEBSITE 

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this Site, or your dealings with this Site, you can contact:

 

Email: privacy@basic6.com