Privacy Policy & Use Statement

This page dictates the way in which HostingReview.org collects, utilizes, maintains, and distributes information connected from users.

Personal Identification Information
HostingReview.org may collect personal information from users in various ways including, but not limited to site visitation, site registration, click to host, purchase from web host, newsletter subscription, as well as with other activities, services, features, and resources we make available directly on our website.

All personal information is collected voluntary. Users are able to visit the HostingReview.org anonymously. Additionally, users can refuse to provide personal identification information.

Non-Personal Identification Information
Unlike the procurement of personal identification information, HostingReview.org reserves the right to collect non-personal identification information about users upon interaction with the main site. This information may include the browser name, the type of computer being used, and technical information pertaining to the users mode of connection to the HostingReview.org site. This can include the operating system, Internet service provider being utilized, and similar information.

Web Browser Cookies
User's web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. HostingReview.org reserves the right to utilize these “cookies” to enhance user experience. Just as with personal identification information, users can elect to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert them when cookies are being sent; however, the refusal or limitation of cookies may result in limiting or restricting website activities and/or functionalities from working properly, or altogether.

Protection of Your information
HostingReview.org utilizes and adopts the appropriate data collection, storage, security, and processing practices in order to successfully protect users from unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of personal information, password, username, transaction information, and data stored on the HostingReview.org website.

Currently, HostingReview.org conducts sensitive and private data exchange between the site and its users over an SSL secured communication channel. This information is also encrypted and protected with digital signatures. Furthermore, the HostingReview.org website is also in compliance with PCI vulnerability standards to create the most secure environment possible.

Sharing of Your Personal Information
HostingReview.org reserves the right to use third party service providers to aid in site administrator activities on behalf of the site—i.e. sending out newsletters or surveys—or in helping to operate the business, too.  As such, we may choose to share your information with these third parties for the limited purposes provided, which you have given permission for.

Third Party Websites
HostingReview.org may feature advertisements or other content that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties onsite; however, we do NOT control the content of links that appear on linked sites and are cannot be held responsible for the practices employed by these linked websites.

In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to the HostingReview.org site, is subject to that website's own terms and policies, not our own.

Advertising
Ads appearing on the HostingReview.org site may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile non-personal identification information about you or others who use your computer. Furthermore, this information allows ad networks a variety of functions, namely to deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. The CloudHostingHQ Privacy Policy does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Changes to This Privacy Policy
HostingReview.org reserves the right to update this privacy policy at any time. If the policy is ever changed, a notification will be posted directly on the main page of the CloudHostingHQ site. Additionally, the date of the revision to the policy will be updated at the bottom of this page. Users are highly encouraged to routinely check this page for any changes that may be made. Additionally, to stay informed with our practices and policies pertaining to the protection of any information collected from you. Users acknowledge and agree that it is his or her responsibility to review this Privacy Policy periodically to become aware of any and all modifications.

Your Acceptance of Terms
By using the HostingReview.org, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use continue to use the HostingReview.org site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Contacting Us
If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us by emailing 
contact (at) hostingreview (dot) org.

This document was last updated February, 2014.