Privacy Policy

GreasePress.com takes your privacy seriously. Please read the following to learn more about our privacy policy.

What This Privacy Policy Covers

This policy covers how GreasePress.com treats personal information that GreasePress.com collects and receives, including information related to your past use of GreasePress.com products and services. Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable like your name, address, email address, or phone number, and that is not otherwise publicly available.

This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that GreasePress.com does not own or control, or to people that GreasePress.com does not employ or manage.

General

GreasePress.com collects personal information when you register with GreasePress.com, when you use GreasePress.com products or services, when you visit www.GreasePress.com pages or the pages of certain GreasePress.com partners, and when you enter promotions or sweepstakes. GreasePress.com may combine information about you that we have with information we obtain from business partners or other companies.

When you register we ask for information such as your name, email address, birth date, gender, zip code, occupation, industry, and personal interests. For some financial products and services we may also ask for your address, Social Security number, and information about your assets. Once you register with GreasePress.com and sign in to our services, you are not anonymous to us.

GreasePress.com collects information about your transactions with us and with some of our business partners, including information about your use of financial products and services that we offer.

GreasePress.com automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, GreasePress.com cookie information, and the page you request.

GreasePress.com uses information for the following general purposes: to customize the advertising and content you see, fulfill your requests for products and services, improve our services, contact you, conduct research, and provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.

Children

GreasePress.com will not contact children under age 13 about special offers or for marketing purposes without a parent’s permission.

GreasePress.com does not ask a child under age 13 for more personal information, as a condition of participation, than is reasonably necessary to participate in a given activity or promotion.

Information Sharing and Disclosure

GreasePress.com does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies except to provide products or services you’ve requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances:

We provide the information to trusted partners who work on behalf of or with GreasePress.com under confidentiality agreements. These companies may use your personal information to help GreasePress.com communicate with you about offers from GreasePress.com and our marketing partners. However, these companies do not have any independent right to share this information.

We respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims; We believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of GreasePress.com’s terms of use, or as otherwise required by law.

We transfer information about you if GreasePress.com is acquired by or merged with another company. In this event, GreasePress.com will notify you before information about you is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy.

GreasePress.com displays targeted advertisements based on personal information. Advertisers (including ad serving companies) may assume that people who interact with, view, or click on targeted ads meet the targeting criteria – for example, women ages 18-24 from a particular geographic area.

GreasePress.com does not provide any personal information to the advertiser when you interact with or view a targeted ad. However, by interacting with or viewing an ad you are consenting to the possibility that the advertiser will make the assumption that you meet the targeting criteria used to display the ad.

GreasePress.com advertisers include financial service providers (such as banks, insurance agents, stock brokers and mortgage lenders) and non-financial companies (such as stores, airlines, and software companies).

GreasePress.com works with vendors, partners, advertisers, and other service providers in different industries and categories of business. For more information regarding providers of products or services that you’ve requested please read our detailed reference links.

Log Files

Like many other Web sites, www.GreasePress.com makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses , and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies

GreasePress.com may set and access GreasePress.com cookies on your computer to store information about visitors preferences, record user-specific information on which pages the user access or visit, customize Web page content based on visitors browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.

DoubleClick DART Cookie

Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on www.GreasePress.com.

Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to www.GreasePress.com and other sites on the Internet.

Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL – http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html

Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site.

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that appear on www.GreasePress.com send directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies ( such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons ) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and / or to personalize the advertising content that you see.

GreasePress.com has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. GreasePress.com’s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites. If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.

Alternatively, you can opt out of some, but not all, of these cookies in one location at the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out website at www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp.

Confidentiality and Security

We limit access to personal information about you to employees who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

GreasePress.com may update this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by placing a prominent notice on our site.