This web site (DowntownME.com) is owned and operated by PHD Consulting, Inc.
An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are connected to the internet. Your computer is identified by other computers using this number. When visitors request pages from DowntownME.com, our servers log the visitors IP address. We do not link IP addresses to anything personally identifiable. This means that a users session will be logged, but the user remains anonymous to us.
Log data collected on DowntownME.com supply us with aggregate information about the number of visits to different pages on our site. We use this information for improving our site in many ways. We do not sell, market, trade, or otherwise exploit personally identifiable information without your permission.
We collect personal information from visitors to DowntownME.com when necessary to perform administration of offered features. Those visitors who register on our site are requested to provide name, mailing address, and email address. This information is used for statistical information and to help us ensure that the free features of the site (classified ads, yard sale listings, etc) are not abused.
You may change any personal information you have submitted to DowntownME.com through our site registration tool. Simply click on the Register link on the menu on the left side of the homepage then click the 'Update Registration' link that appears to change your information
Usage of Personal Information
From time to time we communicate to site visitors by e-mail to inform them of changes to the web site, special offers or events that may be occuring, and other information we believe may be of interest to visitors of the site. When supplying personal information, you are asked if you would like to be included in these e-mail notifications. You are also given to opportunity with each e-mail notification to remove yourself from our e-mail contact list. We do not share the collected e-mail addresses with any other company.
We also allow our business partners to send e-mail to users of our site, but only through us. We do not give out users e-mail addresses even to our business partners. Our parners give us the e-mail that they would like to send out and we send the message for them.
We do not share name, address, phone number, or any other personal information with anyone. If you enter classified ads, yard sale listings or use some other features of the site, some of your personal information may be viewable by other users of the site. Additionally, we may use personal information to derive statistical information about the users of the site, but the information will only be used in an aggregate manner.
Visitors Under The Age Of 13
DowntownME.com is committed to protecting the privacy of children under the age of 13 years old. We have determined the best policy for DowntownME.com is to not collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13 years old. We notify visitors that attempt to register of our policy.
If we determine that a user has registered and is actually under the age of 13, we will delete all personally identifiable information on that visitor immediately.
PHD Consulting, Inc.
PO Box 388
Newport, ME 04953