Website Security Policy
We will collect no personal information about you when you visit our website unless you choose to provide that information to us.
For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, the server that delivers this site employs software to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage or confusion.
Information Collected and Stored Automatically
If you do nothing during your visit but browse through the website, we will gather and store certain information about your visit automatically. This information does not identify you personally. We automatically collect and store only the following information about your visit:
1. The Internet domain if you use a private Internet access account and/or the IP address from which you access our website;
2. The type of browser and operating system used to access our site;
3. The date and time you access our site and the length of time you visited;
4. The pages you visit; and
5. If you visited us by clicking a link from another website, the address of that website is stored
We use this information to help us make our site more useful to visitors, to provide statistics for the site owners, and to learn about the number of visitors to our site and the types of technology our visitors use. We do not track or record information about individuals and their visits.
If You Join the Forum/Bulletin Board or agree to receive eMail
If you choose to provide us with personal information by completing an online form with your personal information and submitting it through our website, we use that information to respond to your message and to help us provide you with information that you request. The information you provide is not given to any other organization or individual.
If you complete a web form or email us, we maintain your email address and will occasionally send information to you about our company and promotional material from us or on behalf of our partners and/or clients. Users may opt-out of receiving future mailings by sending email to the address at the bottom of this page. We may use your information without anything that specifically identifies you as aggregate information. We may use your zipcode in the event we need to send something in writing, or if you place an order, and to provide distance calculations from your home to specific events of places.
We may require additional private or confidential information in conjunction with entering contests and give-aways.
In the event we were to hold a sweepstakes, if you win a major prize, you will be required to complete a W-9 tax form for tax purposes. You may also have to sign wavers and other documents associated with winning a major prize and supply your picture to use for publicity purposes. All forms will be stored in a safe in our office.
We never request credit card information unless you are purchasing something from the store. This credit card information is not stored by us on our server and is not stored on your system by us.
If you uset the Forum, your progress is tracked through the forum in order to provide statistics on your visits to each topic, and to measure the performance of our server in heavy traffic. HQ and Mission Control are authorized to review the content of any post and if they determine it to be inappropriate for our forum, we may remove the post or entire thread without notice, and through our tracking mechanism, we may disable habitual offenders who argue, pick fights, post inappropriate material, post advertisements for their own products, or post material that is generally known to be offensive to the group.
If you agree to particilate in the Forum Private Messaging system, all private messages are saved although they are not made publically available. This is to protect you and us in the event private messaging were to get out of hand.
Send to Friend forms
When you send a page to a friend, iBest.net retains all information sent, however we do not use this information unless the recipient makes a spam complaint. Only then would we make that portion of the information available to the ISP where the complaint originated to prove the origin and nature of the email.
Anyone who uses the Send to Friend feature to spam will be banned from the site permanently without notice.
You must be at least 12 years old to join the forum. We reserve the right to change that age at any time.
This website strives to be a family-friendly site however by the very nature of the Internet, we don't advise parents to allow unregulated surfing on the part of their children. Children who visit here must do so in the company of a parent, guardian or responsible adult.
Our site knowingly contains no foul language, defamatory statements, inappropriate wording, or objectionable content of any type including but not limited to images.
Collection of Information from Children
1. We DO NOT collect online contact information specifically from children;
2. We prohibit children under the age of 16 from using our site without proper supervision;
3. We prohibit children under the age of 18 from participating in contests;
4. We DO NOT entice by the prospect of a special game, prize or other activity, children to divulge personal information under any circumstances;
5. Information collected from children is no different than information collected on adults and is used in the same manor. We remind parents that the best parental control device available is a parent.
Take an active interest in your child's surfing habits and teach them Internet safety.
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Contacting the Web Site
To contact us, please click on the Contact link on this and all pages within this site.