This privacy statement applies to all www.satmarin.com-owned web sites and domains. Our policy regarding the privacy of your information covers privacy principles consistent with the Fair Information Practices and the U.S. - E.U. Safe Harbor Principles: Notice, Choice, Access and Accuracy, Onward Transfer Security and Oversight (Enforcement).
www.satmarin.com uses personal information to better understand your needs and interest and provide you with better service. Once you choose to provide us with personal information, you can be assured that it will only be used to support your customer relationship with www.satmarin.com. We take seriously the trust you place in us. www.satmarin.com will not sell, rent or lease your personally identifiable information to others. www.satmarin.com makes it easy to create or edit your privacy preferences.
This privacy statement covers personally identifiable information, anonymous data collection and aggregate reporting. Personally identifiable information is any information that is associated with your name or personal identity. Anonymous (non-personal) information is data about usage and service operation, reported in aggregate, which is not associated to a specific personal identity. Aggregate information is data collected and summarized for a broad category of customers or www.satmarin.com services.
What we collect
On some www.satmarin.com web sites, you can order products or services, make information requests, subscribe to marketing or support materials, or register yourself. The types of personal information you provide to us on these pages may include name, address, phone, email address, user IDs and passwords, billing information, transaction, credit card information and contact preferences.
www.satmarin.com does not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13 and www.satmarin.com products and services do not target information to children under 13. www.satmarin.com is committed to protecting the privacy needs of children and we encourage parents to take an active role in your child's online activities and interests.
How we use it
www.satmarin.com uses your information to help us understand your needs and interests and provide you with better services. Specifically, we use your information to help you complete a transaction or order, to communicate with you, to provide service and support, to update you on services and benefits, to personalize promotional offers and to personalize some www.satmarin.com web sites. Occasionally we may also use your information to contact you for market research regarding www.satmarin.com products or services. We will give you the opportunity to opt-out of market research and customer surveys. Credit card information is used only for payment processing and fraud prevention, and is not used for other purposes. Data collected online may also be combined with information you provide through other sources such as product registration, call centers or public events such as trade shows or seminars. Anonymous (non-personal) data is aggregated for reporting about www.satmarin.com web site usability, performance, and effectiveness. It is used to improve the customer experience, usability and site content.
Who we share it with
www.satmarin.com will not sell, rent, or lease your personally identifiable information to others. www.satmarin.com will not share your personal information with a business partner or any unrelated third party company unless you give your permission. Your permission will be requested when you submit your information. www.satmarin.com shares customer information across www.satmarin.com business entities, within the usage limits described above in "How we use it". www.satmarin.com contracts with third party service providers and suppliers to provide complete products, services and customer solutions described in "How we use it". Suppliers and service providers are required to keep confidential the information received on behalf of www.satmarin.com and may not use it for any purpose other than to carry out the services they are performing for www.satmarin.com. These service providers may change or we may contract with additional service providers in order to provide new services. www.satmarin.com will not share personal information with any other third parties without your permission unless required by law enforcement action or subpoena.
You can subscribe to receive some product- and service-specific information and marketing communications. Communications may include new product information, special offers or possibly an invitation to participate in market research. We give you a choice regarding communications by postal mail, email and telephone. www.satmarin.com makes it easy to create or edit your privacy preferences. This option does not apply to communications for the purpose of administering order completion, contracts, support or driver updates.
Personal data given to www.satmarin.com may be transferred across state and country borders for the purposes of data consolidation, storage and simplified customer information management. The practices which govern this data movement are described in our commitments in the Choice and Security sections of this privacy statement. Access & Accuracy
We will provide you with access to view and change your information, including making every effort to provide you with online access. To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity, such as a password and user ID, before granting access to your data. Certain areas of our web sites may limit access to specific individuals through the use of passwords and other personal identifiers.
www.satmarin.com is committed to ensuring the security of your information. To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, maintain data accuracy and ensure the appropriate use of the information, www.satmarin.com has in place appropriate physical, managerial procedures to safeguard the information we collect. We use SSL encryption when collecting or transferring sensitive data such as credit card information. Credit card numbers are only used for processing payment and are not used for other purposes. Our efforts to protect credit card fraud help protect your financial data security. As part of real-time payment processing, www.satmarin.com subscribes to a fraud management service. This service gives you and www.satmarin.com an extra level of protection to guard against credit card fraud.
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Some www.satmarin.com web pages and HTML-formatted email newsletters use web beacons in conjunction with cookies to compile aggregate statistics about web site usage. A web beacon is an electronic image, called a single-pixel (1x1), or clear-GIF. You may render web beacons unusable by rejecting their associated cookies. This data is not personally identifiable or linked to personally identifiable information.
www.satmarin.com does not post third-party ads on our web site. www.satmarin.com may use third-party media companies to place ads for www.satmarin.com products or services other companies' web sites. If you view a web page where www.satmarin.com ads appear, the online media company may place a cookie or web beacon on the user's computer. This allows the online media company to recognize the computer when it is used to return to that site or measure advertising response. This data is anonymous and is not linked to personal data on the user's computer or any www.satmarin.com databases. Some www.satmarin.com newsletters delivered on our behalf by online media companies use the same technologies. In both cases, this data is also used by the online media company to measure advertising and content interest and relevance. www.satmarin.com does not have access to the data collected by the online media company. To prevent online media companies from placing cookies on your computer, you will need to visit each media company's web site and use their cookie removal (opt-out) process.