What Information We Collect, And How We Use It
For Buddhadharma print subscribers:
We maintain a database of the name and address information you provide us at the time you subscribe, renew, or change your address. We may use this information to: contact you about your subscription and your account status, advise you of any changes or additions to our service, and inform you of special offers from Buddhadharma.
On occasion we make our subscribers' names and mailing addresses available to select organizations whose products or services we feel will be of interest to our subscribers. If you would prefer that your name and mailing address NOT be used in this way, please contact us at our address shown below.
Email addresses are not made available to third party organizations. We will use your email address only in our communications with you.
For website visitors:
The Buddhadharma website automatically recognizes such information as a visitor's IP address, browser type, and the site the visitor passed through to reach our site. Our site automatically gathers usage information, such as the number and frequency of visitors to our site. We use this information for internal purposes only, to evaluate the security and performance of our website.
At certain pages on the website, you may elect to give us your name, e-mail address, postal address, phone number, organization, and other identifying information. We will use this information only to provide you with announcements and services you have requested from Buddhadharma.
Our website may place a "cookie" in the browser files of a user's computer. The cookie itself does not contain any personally identifying information, although it will enable us to relate a user's use of our site to information the user has specifically and knowingly provided to us. You may opt-out of the cookies delivered by this website by changing the setting on your browser. Be aware that changing the settings on your browser may affect or disable cookies delivered from websites other than the Buddhadharma's.
The Buddhadharma uses industry-standard physical, electronic and administrative procedures to protect the information we collect about our subscribers and web browsers. These procedures are intended to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information that we collect from you.
Any email address you provide to Buddhadharma via our website will be used only in our communications with you. Your email address will not be given out to third party organizations.