If you have questions about this policy, please feel free to contact us at the address listed on our website.
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Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience. They can also help to ensure that advertisements you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.
A list of all the cookies used on this website by category is set out below.
Switched Electric collects cookies on our Web Site to capture information about page visits (e.g. “performance cookies.”) This information is anonymous and Switched Electric uses this information only internally - to deliver the most effective content to our visitors. Information from the cookie is used to gauge page popularity, analyze traffic patterns on our site and guide development of other improvements to our site.
In our email programs, Switched Electric employs some tracking methods (e.g. “targeting, performance, and functionality cookies”). We track “opens” via a tracking pixel in the email- meaning we track who opens our e-mails messages and when you open our e-mail messages; and we track “clicks” via encoded URLs-meaning we track whether you click on the links contained in our e-mail messages. This information is used internally only to help us deliver relevant messaging, and is not shared with any third parties.
You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it. You may also change your cookie settings through preference options in our products and/or services, where applicable. We will indicate that upon selecting your preferences, that we will use a cookie to remember your preferences.
Switched Electric never gives away information about our users. If you choose to provide personally identifiable information about yourself, Switched Electric will use this information only to communicate directly with you. Switched Electric will not sell, rent or otherwise disclose that information to third parties unless such disclosure is necessary for the purposes set forth in this Policy, by law or a policy or notice contained or associated with a specific.
Switched Electric collects cookies on our Web site to capture information about page visits. This information is anonymous and Switched Electric uses this information only internally - to deliver the most effective content to our visitors. Information from the cookies is used to gauge page popularity, analyze traffic patterns on our site and guide development of other improvements to our site. Switched Electric does not require that you accept cookies, however, some functionality on our Web site, our product or service check-out process, and products and services may be disabled if you decline to accept cookies. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it. You may also change your cookie settings through preferences options in our products and/or services, where applicable. Switched Electric never gives away information about our users. If you choose to e-mail us and provide personally identifiable information about yourself, Switched Electric will use this information only to respond to your inquiry. Switched Electric will not sell, rent or otherwise disclose that information to third parties unless such disclosure is necessary for the purposes set forth in this Policy, by law or a policy or notice contained or associated with a specific Switched Electric product or service.
Switched Electric uses analytics data and the DoubleClick cookie to serve ads based on a user's prior visits to our website. Site visitors may opt out of the DoubleClick cookie by visiting the Google advertising opt-out page or they may opt out of Google Analytics by visiting the Google Analytics opt-out page.
When you license or subscribe to a product or service or open an account or complete an online registration on our site, Switched Electric collects personal information from you which may include:
This information is collected on Web pages using encryption technology to help prevent any third party from intercepting the information. Your credit card information is only used for completing the transaction and is retained only as necessary for administration purposes. Switched Electric uses the information provided by our customers to analyze product trends based on, for example, geographic and demographic factors. This analysis helps us improve the quality of our Web site and product and service mix.
Membership into our forums is voluntary. When you provide your username, password and e-mail address, you can receive online support from Switched Electric and from other Switched Electric software users. Please refer to the policy before registering to join our forums.
Switched Electric informs its customers what information it collects, how it is used, whether it may be temporarily transferred to others to provide the products or services requested and how to contact Switched Electric with privacy inquiries. Switched Electric provides a link to Switched Electric's privacy notice on its sites, and in e-mails.
Switched Electric offers customers and individuals who provide us information choices about receiving further communications from us; for example, our e-mail newsletters are sent only to those who have expressly asked to receive them, and the newsletters have a link to use to opt out of receiving future messages. Switched Electric may ask individuals if they wish to participate in market research, and then contact them if they give us their permission. Switched Electric does not contact customers or individuals for marketing purposes for those persons who have contacted Switched Electric directly to opt out of our direct marketing programs.
Switched Electric uses technology in order to better serve its customers and others. Switched Electric informs customers or individuals when Switched Electric use technologies that are privacy related.
Switched Electric takes steps to make sure that the personal information Switched Electric uses is correct. Switched Electric provides customers and individuals with reasonable access to the personal information they may have provided us so that they can review and correct it, or ask us not to use it.
Switched Electric protects personal information under its control by industry standard security practices and measures, in order to prevent loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. Switched Electric limits access to personal information to those who have a business need. Switched Electric does not keep personal information any longer than necessary to meet the business purpose for which it was collected, though in some cases, legal or regulatory reasons require that personal information not be deleted. Switched Electric shall use its best efforts to quickly work to remedy any vulnerabilities found in our or software and to alert our customers about any potentially dangerous vulnerabilities.
Switched Electric does not intentionally collect information from children under the age of 13. If in the future we choose to collect personal information from children, we will comply with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA).
Switched Electric may create links to the sites of other parties. Independently operated sites are not associated with Switched Electric or authorized by us and may also have links leading to this Switched Electric site. Switched Electric cannot control any of these links and are not responsible for any content appearing on the sites linked to or from Switched Electric's site, or for any personal information gathered at those independently operated sites.