This policy describes the privacy practices of Lodestone Voting’s website and email programs, as well as its marketing and advertising practices.
2. What information does Lodestone Voting collect about me?
a. Customer and Customer Support
When you contact us or purchase products from us we collect information that identifies you, such as your name, company name, email address, and payment information. We may also sometimes collect other information that does not identify you, such as your job title or industry.
Emails we send to you may include a web beacon that tells us whether you have received or opened the email or clicked a link within the email.
c. Buttons, Tools, and Content from Other Companies
The Lodestone Voting website and email may include buttons, tools, or content that link to other companies’ services (for example, a Facebook “Like” button). We may collect information about your use of these features.
d. Social Networking Pages and Social Sign-On Services
Lodestone Voting has its own pages on many social networking sites (for example, Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, and YouTube.) We may collect information when you interact with our social networking pages or use their sign-on features.
3. How can I Remove Myself from Your Email Marketing Campaigns?
To remove yourself from our marketing list all that is necessary is to click on the Unsubscribe link at the bottom of the next email you receive from us.
a. Email Related to Customer Service
Even if you opt-out of receiving marketing emails, our staff may still email you individually as to orders you have placed, transactions you have made with us, in response to your email to us, or in response to questions that you may have asked.
4. How does Lodestone Voting use Information about me?
We use the information we collect about you in a number of ways, such as:
Providing you with the services, support, or information you have requested.
Better understanding how our website and applications are being used so we can improve them.
Diagnosing problems in our website and email.
Sending business messages such as those related to payments.
Sending notices about new products, special offers, and similar information.
5. Published Information and Sharing
We publish information about the Candidates who have opted to use Lodestone Voting to promote themselves.
Contributors have the option of using screen names. Screen names, Contributor comments, and support or opposition to Candidates are published, which is the whole purpose of Lodestone Voting, namely to provide information to Voters.
We do not publish or share information that identifies an individual voter.
We do not sell data that identifies individual Voters and Contributors.
We do publish for sale aggregate data and statistics, such as how many Voters may be supporting one Candidate over another.
7. Is my personal Information secure?
We understand that the security of your personal information is important. We make every possible effort in our business to protect your security. However, despite our efforts, no security controls are 100% effective.
8. Where does Lodestone Voting Store my Personal Information?
Your personal information and data files are stored on Lodestone Voting’s servers and on the servers of companies we hire to provide services to us. Your personal information may be transferred across national borders because we have servers located worldwide and the companies we hire to help us run our business are located in different countries around the world.
9. Will Lodestone Voting Market to Me?
We and companies we hire to help us market our products, services, and website may use your information to provide you with information and offers related to Lodestone Voting. We give you choices regarding our marketing practices.
11. Who Can I Contact with Questions or Concerns?
If you have a privacy question or complaint, please contact us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Effective August 1, 2018