Information We Collect
We collect various types of information from our Website visitors so we can adjust our site to meet our users’ needs and expectations. Some of this information is collected automatically through cookies and other information is collected if you decide to share information about yourself so we can better keep you informed about new content, products, and services.
Information Collected Automatically
The types of information your browser or Internet session automatically sends us each time you visit our Website, which we automatically collect, include:
Your computer’s operating system.
Your navigation path (i.e., the URLs of where you come to our site from, which of our pages you visit, and where you go as you leave).
Your IP address.
This and other information lets us see how users are finding our Website, and it tells us which pages are visited the most often so we can make our Website more useful.
Information You Provide to Us
In addition to the information automatically collected by your browser, we also collect information that you provide to us when you contact us or subscribe to our email list, such as your name, address, phone number, email address, age, etc. You may decline to provide personal information, although that may result in your inability to obtain certain services or use certain features of our Website.
How We Use This Information
We collect this information that you provide, and may use it to make interacting with our Website easier by pre-populating contact forms with the information that you have provided. We do not share your information with any third-parties unless required by law. We use the information we automatically collect to help us better plan our Website to meet your needs. Information you provide to us is used for marketing purposes, and may result in follow-up communications such as alerts to new products or specials and informative or motivational content.
With Whom We May Share Information We Collect
We will not share your personal information with others except as indicated below, or except when we inform you in advance and give you the opportunity to opt out. We may share personal information with:
- Service providers, such as credit-card payment processors, performing services on our behalf;
- Other Elite Muscle businesses;
- Other businesses with which we partner or which we carefully select to offer you products, services, and promotions through our website or offline; and
- Other third parties in limited circumstances, such as reporting suspected criminal activity, complying with legal requirements, preventing fraud, and protecting the safety of our users.
We may share aggregated, anonymous information in any of the above situations and also with service providers, advertisers, and others for our own marketing purposes and for purposes of improving the manner in which, and to whom, we offer our services.
Your Rights and Our Obligations
Elite Muscle respects the privacy of users visiting our Website. In addition to our communications to you, we may use certain directory information that we have collected to send you information about products and services, or updates and other information we think may be of interest to you. Please contact us to request your name and address be removed from our lists. If you do not want to receive our e-mail marketing, please submit a request to have your e-mail address removed by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
We may disclose information about our users, including your personal information, in the event we are required to respond to subpoenas, court orders, legal process or other valid law enforcement measures; to comply with a legal obligation; at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation; to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing the Website and applicable laws; or to protect the legal rights, interests, or safety of the Website, our users, or others. We may also use device identifiers to identify users, and may do so in cooperation with copyright owners, internet service providers, or law enforcement agencies in our discretion. Such disclosures may be carried out without notice to you.
Measures to Protect Your Information
We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
How “Cookies” Help You
Like most standard website servers, we use log files. This includes Internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.
Links Provided By Elite Muscle
Our Website may contain links to other websites external to our Website. When you access these external websites, the providers of the websites will have access to certain information about you. Elite Muscle is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of any websites which we do not directly control.
Notification of Changes
Protection of Children
We do not request personally identifiable information online from children under the age of 13 and we do not knowingly accept personally identifiable information from children under that age. If you are under 13 do not use our Website. If we discover that a child under 13 has submitted information to our Website, we will delete this information as soon as possible.