Last Updated: December 10, 2014
“The Hand on the Mirror” (THOTM) is committed to protecting the integrity and privacy of your personal information collected through this web site (thehandonthemirror.org) (The “Site”).
Collection of your information
We will ask you when and if we need information that personally identifies you or allows us to contact you. We may collect information about your interaction with the Site. For example, we may use web site analytics tools on the Site to retrieve information from your browser, including the site you came from, the search engine(s) and the keywords you used to find the Site, the pages you view within the Site, and your browser’s width and height. We also may use technologies, such as cookies, to collect information about the pages you view, the links you click and other actions you take on the Site. Additionally, we collect certain standard information that your browser sends to every web site you visit, such as your IP address, browser type and language, access times and referring web site addresses. However, we do not connect the information that we collect from your browser with any other personal information that we maintain about you.
Use of your information
THOTM collects and uses your information to operate and improve the Site and deliver the services or carry out the transactions you have requested. These uses may include providing you with more effective customer service; making the Site or services easier to use by eliminating the need for you to repeatedly enter the same information; performing research and analysis aimed at improving our services and technologies; and displaying content that is customized to your interests and preferences.
Control of your information
Except as otherwise described in this statement, personal information you provide on the Site will not be shared outside of THOTM and its controlled subsidiaries and affiliates without your permission.
Security of your information
THOTM is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. For example, we store the personal information you provide on computer servers with limited access that are located in controlled facilities.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. For example, if you personalize a web page, or navigate within a site, a cookie helps the site to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of delivering relevant content, eases site navigation, and so on. When you return to the web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the site’s features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to use interactive features of this or other web sites that depend on cookies.
Children’s privacy protection
THOTM understands the importance of protecting children’s privacy in the interactive online world. The Site is not designed for, or intentionally targeted at, children 13 years of age or younger. It is not our policy to intentionally collect or maintain information about anyone under the age of 13. No one under the age of 13 should submit any personal information to THOTM or the Site.