Your Personal Information and How We Use It
Other than information automatically collected from your browser or device (see Cookies And How We Use Them, below), Safeguard will only collect information that can identify you through its websites if you provide it. For example, to receive our corporate mailings, we will request (and you may provide at your sole discretion) your name, address, phone number, e-mail address, company name and position. Safeguard may use this information to respond to your requests for information or services.
The information collected will be shared with employees of Safeguard to the extent necessary to accommodate your requests. Safeguard may also share such information with agents, contractors or partners of Safeguard in connection with services that these individuals or entities perform for, or with, Safeguard. Such third parties are restricted from using this data in any way other than providing services for or on behalf of Safeguard or its affiliates. We may, for example, provide your information to a third party contracted by Safeguard to handle group mailings.
We will strive to ensure that all communications with our website visitors provide easy means of correcting errors and updating information that has been provided to us.
Cookies And How We Use Them
We may also receive IP addresses in the normal course of the operation of our website. An IP address is a number assigned to you by your Internet service provider so you can access the Internet. Although we do receive IP addresses, we do not use them to identify you personally or disclose them to others.
Safeguard maintains an appropriate level of physical, electronic and managerial procedures in order to protect the data that it collects from its website. This includes maintaining computer equipment, networks, programs and documentation to a high standard and restricting access to equipment and information to appropriate staff.
Safeguard does not collect or maintain information at its websites from those it knows are under 13 years of age, and no parts of its websites are structured to attract anyone under 13.
Links to Other Websites
Submissions to Safeguard
Due to the large number of business plan ideas and related materials that Safeguard reviews, and the similarity of many such plans and materials, we cannot agree to obligations of confidentiality, non-use or non-disclosure with regard to any information or materials submitted or provided to or otherwise shared with us. By submitting information or materials to Safeguard, you or anyone acting on your behalf agree that any such information or materials will not be considered confidential or proprietary and that Safeguard is free to use it without condition. In no event will Safeguard be limited in, or restricted from, the pursuit of any opportunities, either alone or with third parties.
Inquiries, Complaints and Information Corrections
If you should have any questions or complaints about how Safeguard has gathered or used your information through one of its websites, or if you would like to correct or change information previously provided to Safeguard through one of its websites, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.