Protecting your private information is our priority.
Collection of your Personal Information
In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our website, KootenaiValleyTimes.com may collect personally identifiable information such as your:
- First and Last Name
- Mailing Address
- E-mail Address
- Phone Number
- Job Title
If you purchase KootenaiValleyTimes.com's products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction.
We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us; however, we may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the website;
these may include
i) registering for an account on our site,
ii) entering a sweepstakes, contest, or drawing sponsored by us or one of our partners,
iii) signing up for special offers from selected third parties,
iv) sending us an email message,
v) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our website: to wit, we my use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services or products you have requested from us. We may also gather additional persona or non-personal information in the future.
Use of your Personal Information
KootenaiValleyTimes.com collects and uses your personal information to inform you of other products or services available from KootenaiValleyTimes.com or its affiliates.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
KootenaiValleyTimes.com does not sell, rent, or lease its customer lists to third parties.
KootenaiValleyTimes.com may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering which may be of interest to you. In such cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail address, name, address, contact phone number) are not transferred to the third party. KootenaiValleyTimes.com may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you an email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for a delivery. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to KootenaiValleyTimes.com, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
KootenaiValleyTimes.com may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
i) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with the legal process served on KootenaiValleyTimes.com or the website,
ii) protect and defend the rights or property of KootenaiValleyTimes.com or the website,
iii) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of KootenaiValleyTimes.com, or the public.
Tracking user Behavior
KootenaiValleyTimes.com uses "cookies" on our website. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor's hard drive to help us improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site. For instance, when we use a cookie to identify you, you would not have to log in a password more than once, thereby saving time while on our site. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
KootenaiValleyTimes.com may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within KootenaiValleyTimes.com, in order to determine what KootenaiValleyTimes.com services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within KootenaiValleyTimes.com to customers whose behavior indicates they are interested in a particular subject.
Automatically Collected Information
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by KootenaiValleyTimes.com. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times, and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the KootenaiValleyTimes.com website.
This website contains links to other websites or social media sites. Please be aware we are not responsible for the content, privacy practices, or endorse any other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our website to read the privacy statements of any other website or site that collects personally identifiable information.
Security of your personal Information
KootenaiValleyTimes.com secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. KootenaiValleyTimes.coms uses the following methods for this purpose: SSL Protocol
When the personal information (such as credit card information) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the (SSL) Secure Sockets Layer protocol.
We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the internet or other wireless network can be guaranteed to one hundred percent secure. As a result, we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that
i) there are security and privacy limitation inherent to the internet which are beyond our control, and
ii) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this website cannot be guaranteed. We use and trust PayPal as a responsible and authorized payment system.
Children Under the Age of Thirteen
KootenaiValleyTimes.com does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian permission to use this website.
From time to time, KootenaiValleyTimes.com may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alters, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication.
If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications vie email from KootenaiValleyTimes.com or KVT Internet Radio, you may opt out of such communications by replying STOP or to UNSUBSCRIBE via: email@example.com.
Changes to this Statement
KootenaiValleyTimes.com welcomes your questions regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe KootenaiValleyTimes.com has not adhered to this statement, please contact KootenaiValleyTimes.com at:
Kootenai Valley Times,
P.O. Box 1625,
Bonners Ferry, Idaho 83805;
or call 208-295-1016.