Through this Privacy Statement, TBC wants to reassure you that it will not sell, license or rent user information to any third party. This notwithstanding, TBC may share this information internally to respond to any questions you may have and to improve your experience on the site. By accessing the website, you have agreed to be bound by this Privacy Statement. If you do not agree to the terms of this Privacy Statement, please do not use our website. Each time you use our website, the current version of this Privacy Statement will apply.
USER INFORMATION-COLLECTION AND USE: TBC collects information from users at several different points, including but limited to, when a user accesses the site and contacts TBC through the site.
TBC’s website may retain information from any participant. By participating on the website, you are agreeing that TBC and any agent representing or working on behalf of TBC can record and/or retain your information.
As a user, you may be requested to provide personally identifiable information (such as name, address, telephone number, social security number, etc.). Any user who does so hereby does so at his or her own risk and agrees to release TBC of any liability, damages, or causes of action relating thereto. You may choose not to provide us with any personally identifying information. In that case, you can still access and use portions of our website; however, you will not be able to access and use those portions of the TBC website that requires your personal information.
OUTSIDE WEBSITES: TBC’s website may contain external links to other websites. You should be aware that other websites may have different privacy policies than TBC, and that we cannot control the policies of these other websites. Please note that this Privacy Statement applies solely to the operation of TBC’s website and the information collected by our website. While we strongly support the protection of privacy on the Internet, we cannot be responsible for the privacy practices of other websites, the use of information collected by other websites or the content of other websites.
IMPORTANT WEBSITE TERMINOLOGY: Below are some important terms and an explanation of what our website does with these items:
Cookies. "Cookies" are small, removable pieces of data that are stored by a user's Internet browser on a user's computer when TBC’s website is accessed that enables us to track and personalize our website to a user's experience. Most web browsers allow you to exercise control over cookies installed on your computer. You may erase them, block them or have notifications sent to you when a cookie is stored on your computer. However, if a user's browser refuses the cookie, some of the features and services of TBC’s website may not operate fully or properly.
Google Analytics. At times, we may use certain tools provided by Google, e.g., Google Analytics and other Google services across all of TBC’s websites that place cookies on a user's browser. These cookies help us personalize the website experience and increase the website's effectiveness for our visitors. These cookies are set and read by Google. To opt out of Google tracking, please visit https://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp.
Google AdWords. TBC’s use of Google's AdWords to display commercial offers and services across the web could place a tag on certain browser pages, which is used to bring you offers based on past online choices. You may opt out of this service by visiting the following link: https://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp.
CHILDREN ONLINE PRIVACY PROTECTION ACT (COPPA): TBC's website is directed to the general public and, due to its product offerings, does not expect individuals under the age of thirteen (13) to access the site. Consistent with generally accepted good practices, TBC will never ask a user’s date of birth, age, questions that may elicit age related information, or knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from users that indicate that they are under the age of thirteen (13).
SECURITY INFORMATION: TBC has taken appropriate precautions to protect user information on our website. When users submit personally identifiable information, TBC takes commercially accepted and recommended steps to protect that information both on- and off-line. Nevertheless, currently no data transmission over the Internet or method of storage - electronic or otherwise - can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. While TBC strives to protect your information, absolute security cannot be guaranteed.
SPECIAL OFFERS, ACCOUNT UPDATES, AND OPTING OUT: TBC occasionally sends our customers and the users of our website announcements and updates, which contain important information about our website and our product and service offerings, including those from its affiliated companies, which we believe to be of value to our customers and users. To facilitate this, we may enhance or merge the information we collect on our website with data lawfully obtained from third parties for purposes of marketing products or services to our customers and users. We may communicate with the users of our website via e-mail, telephone, mail, or fax to provide services, content, and product information, notification of offers, discounts or in regard to customer service issues relating to a particular account. TBC does provide a user of our website the opportunity to elect not to receive such marketing communications.
UNSUBSCRIBE OPTION: Our e-mail messages have an "unsubscribe" / “opt out” feature for prior users of our website who have become our customers, but do not want to be notified about special offers in the future. At any time, users can "reply" back to the e-mail message and type "unsubscribe" in the subject field. We will remove that e-mail address from our e-mail lists. To ensure proper updating of account information, users with more than one e-mail address are asked to include those in any "unsubscribe" request. Non-customer users who do not wish to receive any such e-mail messages can opt out by: (i) calling us toll-free at 1-855-508-3334; (ii) mail us at TBC Corporation, Attn: Web & eCommerce Privacy, 4300 TBC Way, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410, or (iii) e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.