The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for the FloridaSmart Website.
FloridaSmart is committed to respecting online privacy for our visitors. Please read the following information to learn how we use and share information we collect. Note that this information may occasionally change but that our privacy practices will remain consistent.
Note that this site contains links to other sites, online merchants and serves ads from third parties. FloridaSmart is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.
Collection of information and how it is used
We collect information for the following purposes: To track information about your computer's connection to the internet, including IP(Internet Protocol) address. Your IP address does not identify you personally but allows web pages to be delivered to your computer. It also allows us to measure traffic within our web pages, diagnose problems with our server, and to track demographic information and user trends. This information is used to report aggregate information and statistics to our advertisers, prospective partners, other third parties, and to comply with law requirements if necessary.
Cookies may be used on our websites for the following purposes:
To collect anonymous information for tracking purposes to measure traffic patterns and user trends Advertising networks that we use to serve ads on our site may use their own cookies. Note that cookies do not contain any personally identifiable information about you. We may ask for personal information when you submit a URL, become a FloridaSmart Editor, or for contests or surveys. This information or any personal information you submit is used by FloridaSmart alone for tracking and verification purposes. FloridaSmart will not sell or disclose your information unless it is specifically noted otherwise or to comply with law requirements.
The safety of children online is a special concern to FloridaSmart. The sites listed in our directories are all carefully selected by FloridaSmart Editors. While our intent is to provide links that are suitable for all ages, some sites may not be age-appropriate for the younger children. Children should always have parent permission before sending personal information to FloridaSmart. FloridaSmart will not disclose any personal information we receive from children except to comply with the law should it be required. FloridaSmart will not send any direct mail regarding offers on our site to children who are under the age of 13 without first obtaining parent permission.
Update, Delete, and Opt-Out Policy
The only personal information (including email addresses) FloridaSmart retains in a database is the following:
Information provided in the Suggest a Link form.
Information provided to join the FloridaSmart Editor Program
Information collected through surveys or contests
FloridaSmart will occasionally send emails to the sites who are listed on our directories in order to provide information about their listing or to obtain further information. Occasionally, emails may be sent to offer special deals, in this instance, all recipients will be offered the option of opting out of future emails of this type.
Any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, please click here to contact us.