Privacy Policy

 

When accessing our Web site (Spensermag.com), Spenser, LLC (“Spenser”) will learn certain information about you during your visit. How we will handle information we learn about you depends upon what you do when visiting our site.  We want you to know that, here at Spenser, your privacy is important to us.

 

If you have questions about our privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”), please send us an e-mail to spenser@spensermag.com, or send us a letter to:

 

Privacy

Spenser Magazine

5042 Wilshire Blvd., #571

Los Angeles, CA 90036

 

Spenser, LLC will not obtain personally-identifying information about you when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information to us, nor will such information be sold or otherwise transferred to unaffiliated third parties without your approval at the time of collection, unless that transfer is required in order to comply with applicable law, court order, or legal process.

 

In other words, you may visit Spenser’s various Web sites without being required to submit any personally-identifying information about yourself.

 

If you visit our site to read or download information on our pages, we collect and store only the following information about you:

 

1. The name of the domain from which you access the Internet

2. The date and time you access our site

3. The Internet Protocol address of the computer or device that you used to connect to our site.

4. The Internet address of the website you used to link directly to our site.

5. The Operating System or Web Browsing Software that you use to connect to our site.

 

The information listed above is collected for statistical purposes. Spenser, LLC may use software programs to create summary statistics, which are used for such purposes as assessing the number of visitors to the different sections of our site, what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas. This statistical non-personally identifying information may be shared with third parties.

 

When you visit our Web sites, we may place cookies – small data files which do not provide personally-identifying information – on your computer. Cookies identify your browser, which allows us to specifically personalize your experience at Spensermag.com. Most web browsing software programs have their default set to accept cookies. Should you want to refuse or delete existing cookies, you can do so using your browser’s tools. Be aware that Spensermag.com features may not work properly without cookies enables on your browser.

 

If you register yourself for our e-mail subscription service, then the personal information collected will also include your name and email address.  If you identify yourself by sending us an e-mail containing personal information, then the information collected will be solely used to respond to your message.

 

Sometimes, we may survey our visitors to ask for personally-identifying information so that we may be able to better provide you with products and services. These surveys are voluntary, the completion of which has no impact on your ability to access the site.  Depending upon nature of the survey, we may ask you for information that can identify you personally.  This information may include name, address, phone, e-mail, gender, household income, education level, personal interests, and birth date.

 

For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, Spenser, LLC uses software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.

 

We may make blog comments or message boards available to users of our site, either directly or through a third-party provider.  In so doing, we may enable you to establish an account with a username and password to access and use these communications services.  We would collect and store this username and password information. Separately, be advised that anything that is posted in these areas is immediately public information, which is subject to copying and use by third parties, and is outside of our control. Therefore, you should be cautious about publishing personal information on these communications services as it may be republished and/or collected by third parties.

 

In providing these blog and message board services, we may use RSS or other technologies, to syndicate the content of these communications services to unaffiliated third-party websites. Your public comments, posts and other published information, which you voluntarily shared with us, may be included in this syndication.

 

Each issue of Spenser Magazine will have digital ads on its pages.  These ads allow third-party companies to track your online behavior, including your response to their advertising. These companies may collect non-personally identifiable information during your visits to our site. This information may include browser type, time and date of visit, and the subject of advertisements clicked through or scrolled over. To collect this information, these advertisers typically use some type cookie or web beacon.

 

Some of our websites contain links to other sites. By clicking on these links, you will leave the website operated by Bonnier and this Privacy Policy will no longer apply. These other sites' information practices may be different than ours. You should consult the other sites' privacy notices, as we have no control over information that is submitted to, or collected by, these third parties.

 

If you have any questions or concerns about this Policy, or if you would like to opt out of receiving future communications from us, or if you think that we have used your personal information in a manner inconsistent with this Privacy Policy, please send us an e-mail to spenser@spensermag.com, or send us a letter to:

 

Privacy

Spenser Magazine

5042 Wilshire Blvd., #571

Los Angeles, CA 90036

 

Privacy Policy last updated on 11/11/11.