Information We Collect
Browser and IP Information; Cookies: Each time a User visits the Bit-O-Local Website, we may collect information regarding the User’s browser type and Internet Protocol (“IP”) address and store such information through use of “cookies.” A cookie is a small file containing a string of alphanumeric characters that uniquely identifies your browser. The cookies enable Bit-O-Local to confirm that Users have visited previously. You can set your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set. However, if you set your browser to disable all cookies, some features of the Bit-O-Local Website may not function properly.
Server Logs: When you use the Bit-O-Local Website, our servers automatically record certain information that your web browser sends whenever you visit any website. These server logs may include information such as your web request, IP address, browser type, browser language, platform type, number of clicks, domain names, the amount of time spent on particular pages, the date and time of your request, and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser.
Use of Information by Bit-O-Local
Bit-O-Local may use your personal account information to operate, maintain, customize and personalize your experience with the Website.
We do not share any personal account information with our advertisers. Although Bit-O-Local may provide general demographic or aggregated personal preference information to advertisers and business partners, Bit-O-Local will not provide your individual personal account information to advertisers.
If Bit-O-Local obtains IP addresses, usage data and browser information from our Users, we may (but are not obligated to) use such information for the following purposes: (a) to diagnose and prevent service or technology problems that are associated with the IP addresses; (b) to help us provide you with customized content and promotions that match your stated preferences; (c) to prepare geographical, university-based or other statistical data to help us better serve our Users; (d) to create new features, promotions and services in connection with the Website; and (e) to monitor the use of the Website.
Third Party Advertising
In order to continue to provide our Website services without charges or fees to our Users, Bit-O-Local permits third party advertisers to provide advertisements to you through use of the Website. Although we do not provide any personal account information to such advertisers, we may provide personal preference information to these advertisers so we may serve you better. Additionally, advertisers may download cookies onto your computer, which would enable them to recognize your computer each time they send you an advertisement. As a result, the advertising network would have the ability to deliver targeted advertisements that they believe would be of most interest to you. Bit-O-Local does not have access to or control of the cookies that may be placed by third party advertisers.
Although Bit-O-Local takes reasonable security measures to safeguard your private information against unauthorized use or access, we cannot guaranty the security of any information you provide to or from our online services. Bit-O-Local can provide no guaranty that such information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed by breach of any of our security measures. All Website transmissions are solely at your own risk.
Changes to this Policy
Question or comments regarding our policy? Please contact us at:
3284 A Ivanhoe St. Louis, MO