Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy describes how we collect, use, disclose, and protect the personal information of our website users. By accessing or using our website, you consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of your personal information as described in this Privacy Policy.

Information We Collect:

We may collect the following types of personal information when you visit or interact with our website:

  • Information provided by you voluntarily, such as your name, email address, and any other information you choose to provide through our contact forms or registration processes.
  • Automatically collected information, including your IP address, browser type, device type, operating system, referring URLs, and website usage information collected through cookies and similar technologies.

 

Use of Information:

We may use the personal information we collect for the following purposes:

  • To provide you with the requested services and information.
  • To communicate with you and respond to your inquiries.
  • To improve our website, products, and services.
  • To personalize your experience on our website.
  • To send you promotional emails or newsletters if you have opted-in to receive them.
  • To detect and prevent fraudulent or unauthorized activities.
  • To comply with applicable laws and regulations.

 

Sharing of Information:

We may share your personal information with third parties in the following circumstances:

  • With service providers or business partners who assist us in providing our services, subject to their agreement to protect the confidentiality and security of your information.
  • When required by law or to respond to legal process or lawful requests, including from public and government authorities.
  • In the event of a corporate transaction, such as a merger, acquisition, or sale of assets, where your personal information may be transferred to a third party as part of that transaction.

 

Cookies and Tracking Technologies:

We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to collect information about your interactions with our website. This information may be used for analytical purposes, to improve the website’s functionality, and to deliver targeted advertising. You can manage your cookie preferences through your browser settings.

 

Data Security:

We implement reasonable security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. However, please note that no data transmission or storage system can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.

 

Third-Party Links:

Our website may contain links to third-party websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of such websites. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of those websites before providing any personal information.

 

Children’s Privacy:

Our website is not directed to individuals under the age of 16. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children. If you are a parent or guardian and believe that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us, and we will promptly delete such information.

 

Changes to this Privacy Policy:

We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time to reflect changes in our practices or legal requirements. We will notify you of any material updates by posting the revised Privacy Policy on our website.

 

Contact Us:

If you have any questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy or our privacy practices, please contact us at tomlandry@benchmarkmaine.com.

 

This Privacy Policy is effective as of September 2023.