We respect your privacy. We do collect information from you, but it is our policy and priority to ensure that all personal information remains private and secure. To earn your trust and confidence in the Internet and this web site, we are disclosing both our privacy practices and the ways we use the information we gather.
To protect your privacy, our technology and service providers:
What general information is collected and how is it used?
When you visit this web site, we collect some basic information about your computer, including your:
This general information we collect reflects the population of visitors as a whole rather than individuals, and we use it to better understand the people who visit our site. This information helps us to identify the most popular regions on our websites and to determine the effectiveness of our promotional activities.
What personal information is collected and how is it used?
When you visit our site, sign up for any of its services, or license any of its Images, we collect personal identifying information from you, which may include the following:
Information about you is important to our business and we are not in the business of selling your information to others. The information that is collected, stored and processed by J.C. Backings Corporation will only be disclosed to other parties in the circumstances outlined below:
We also collect e-mail addresses of site visitors for the purpose of:
When you visit J.C. Backings’ website, we place a text file called a cookie in the browser directory of your computer's hard drive. A cookie is a small piece of information that a website can store on your web browser and later retrieve. The information that cookies collect includes the date and time of your visit, your registration information and your navigational and purchase activity. Cookies offer you many conveniences. They allow J.C. Backings Corporation to recognize information, such as the Lightboxes you have created, and assist in determining what content is best suited to your needs. Cookies also allow you to retrieve previous image search results, access Lightboxes with ease and view your previous invoices.
Most browsers allow you to decline cookies, but if you elect to do so, these pages may not display properly. You are free to delete cookies after your session, and your browser should contain instructions on how to do this.
Links to Other Websites
The sites to which we link, including but not limited to third party content providers, may have different privacy policies and practices from those disclosed here. We assume no responsibility for the policies or practices of linked sites and encourage you to become acquainted with them.
How is the privacy of children younger than 13 protected?
Our site is not targeted to children younger than 13, and we do not encourage the use of our site by children younger than 13. We have no intention of seeking personal identifying information about minors who visit our site. We encourage you to ask your children to seek your permission before providing information about themselves or their family over the Internet.
How can I decline to have personal information collected?
In the process of making a purchase or entering into a license on our site, you may be required to supply us with personal information, including your first name, last name, address, ZIP Code and e-mail address.
We save your personal information only after you have made your first purchase or license from our web site. This financial audit trail information will remain on our archived database and records, but it will not be used for commercial purposes. We will also maintain information on members who have been removed for violating applicable law in order to identify repeat offenders. From time to time, we may contact non-active members to inform them of improvements or enhancements to our site. Please note that you may continue to receive member-wide e-mail messages as long as a week after canceling.
If you do not want to receive promotional information from J.C. Backings Corporation, you can opt out by notifying your account executive. If you did not opt out when you registered, and later decide that you are not interested in receiving this information, you can opt out at any time by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or speaking with your account executive.
J.C. Backings Corporation endeavors to provide a secure environment in which you can provide and obtain access to information about you. J.C. Backings Corporation has security measures in place to prevent the modification, misuse, loss or misappropriation of information about you, including the provision of a secure environment in which the information is stored and controlling access to such information by parties external to J.C. Backings Corporation
One such security measure used by J.C. Backings Corporation is assigning you a user identification and password upon setting up an Account with J.C. Backings Corporation. You acknowledge and agree that the user identification provided by J.C. Backings Corporation to you so that you may access, utilize or otherwise enjoy the Web Site and the password selected by and used by you in conjunction with the user identification to access, utilize or otherwise enjoy the Web Site are to be kept secret and confidential. You shall not disclose the user identification or password to any other party without the express written permission of J.C. Backings Corporation. You further acknowledge and agree that you will be responsible for each and every access, use or enjoyment of the products or services and of the content that occurs in conjunction with the password and user identification given to you by J.C. Backings Corporation, and that J.C. Backings Corporation is authorized to accept the user identification and password as conclusive evidence that you have accessed, utilized, or otherwise enjoyed the products or services or the content.
Revised August 12, 2004.