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Privacy Policy




HORSE SHOW CENTRAL ("Website") is one in a family of sites owned by PATRICIA CRANE ("Crane" or "Company", or "we" or "us" or  "our"). WE TAKE YOUR PRIVACY SERIOUSLY.

Please read the following to learn more about our privacy policy ("Privacy Policy"). This Privacy Policy applies to the use of this Website  including by both consumers and real estate or horse industry professionals (real estate professionals including, without limitation, REALTORS® , homebuilders, lenders, remodelers, home service professionals and other non-consumer service professionals, are referred to as ("Professionals"). Professionals, consumers and other persons using the Website are individually and collectively referred to as "you". We use the Website to provide you with information, resources, tools, products and services specific to the real estate industry and related markets, and to provide you with information about us and our advertisers, and our respective products and services.

By using the Website, you signify your assent to this Privacy Policy. We reserve the right to change, modify, add, or remove portions of our Privacy Policy at any time. If so, any such changes will be posted on this page. Please check this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of this Website following the posting of changes to this Privacy Policy will mean that you accept those changes
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The Company is committed to implementing policies and procedures designed to protect your privacy and security, in addition to providing you with the best possible online experience. To that end, we want you to understand what kinds of information we gather about you, how this information is used and safeguarded, and how you can control its use.

In conjunction with this Privacy Policy, you should also review our Terms of Use for a complete understanding of the rules governing our Website.

Information You Give Us:

It is possible to browse most sections of the Sites without submitting any personally identifiable information.


Registration Information is the information you provide when you become a registered user or customer of this Website:  Your email address serves as a unique identifier in our record system, and together with your password is designed to prevent unauthorized access to any information you choose to store on the Website.

If you forget your password for any registered area of the Sites, we have an automated password recovery system, which can be accessed by clicking on the "Forgot Password?" link on the sign-in page.

Personally identifiable information ("Personal Information") means individually identifiable information about you that we collect online, including but not limited to, your full name, a user name and password, email address, phone number, physical address, or, for certain products or services, and for certain e-commerce transactions your credit card information. You may also elect to provide such information to us by sending or responding to e-mails regarding certain advertisements or services offered on our Website directly or by our third party content suppliers. If you choose to take advantage of some of our products and/or services, or to access certain of our tools or Website functionality, you may be asked to provide Personal Information. Certain Professionals may also be requested to provide your license or MLS ID#. Whenever we ask for Personal Information, we strive to provide a link to this Privacy Policy to help you understand how your Personal Information will be used before you decide whether to disclose it. You can choose not to provide us with Personal Information, but then you may not be able to fully take advantage of certain features of our Sites and we may not be able to provide you with certain requested information, products and/or services.

Like many Websites, our Web servers collect the Internet Protocol addresses, but not the e-mail addresses, of visitors. This information can measure the number of visits, average time spent on the site, pages viewed, and other such statistics. This automatically gathered data includes information provided through the use of "cookies".  Cookies are small files that we send to and store on your computer so that we can recognize it as a unique machine the next time you visit the Website. You are always free to decline any cookies we use if your browser permits. Some of our advertisers and third-party service providers may also utilize their own cookies. They may be used to perform statistical and administrative tasks including measuring Website and page traffic.
 
In addition, by submitting an e-mail address to us in any manner, you agree that the Company may provide you with information regarding our products and services. For example, we may use your e-mail address to advise you of updated changes to the Website, changes in Website services or online tools available to you, or needed information regarding the functioning of or use of the Website, special announcements and notifications of new real estate advertisements, or services or promotions that may be of interest to you.

The sending of any promotional email by the Company will contain a way for you to indicate your preference not to receive them.  You may do that at any time by clicking on the "unsubscribe" link which we will embed in every promotional email. Please note that, if you ask not to receive promotional e-mails from us, (a) you may still receive promotional e-mails during the next 72 hour period (as it may take some time for your preferences to be updated throughout our computer systems), (b) you may still receive non-promotional e-mails from the Company, and (c) you may still receive e-mails from certain others (including, but not limited to, parties who have listed properties on this Website). Please note also that using our e-mail "unsubscribe" feature will only affect your future e-mail communications from the Company alone.

Professionals:  Personal Information provided to us from your trade association is not shared with third parties, unless you authorize it directly. We may offer a newsletter to keep you abreast of the products and services on the Website r other professional products and services. Additionally, information provided by you for the purposes of offering your products and services to others will be shared with others, including consumers accessing the Website. To the extent such information is necessary to offer such products and services it will be posted on the Website.  This may include, without limitation, your full name, email address, license number, state of license, address, phone number, graphic images and any other data intended to help consumers identify or contact you and for your products and services.
 
Protection of Rights: We will release Personal Information if we believe that such action is appropriate to: (1) comply with legal process, (2) enforce the Terms of Use Agreement for the applicable Site, or (3) identify, contact or bring legal action against persons or entities who are or we believe will cause injury to us or a third party, or (4) otherwise protect the rights, property or personal safety of Crane, Company Sites, employees, Site users or others.

Asset Transfers: We continue to develop our business and in doing so might choose to buy or sell other businesses or assets. Personal Information is generally one of the transferred assets acquired or transferred in such transactions.

User-Initiated Communication:

Portions of the Sites may enable you to send email to us or to third parties, or as advertisers on this Website, enable others to email you.  Your email is protected on this Website, but should you respond to such emails from third parties, you are providing them your email and Crane has no liability of any kind.

Please use your own discretion when deciding whom to email and whom to reply to via email.

Professionals:
You may receive information from consumers seeking your products or services, including, without limitation, their Personal Information. Because protecting consumer privacy is important, we require that you treat data received from Crane consumers as if it were still on the Website and in accordance with this Privacy Policy. You may only use the information sent to you via our Website for the purposes of providing products and/or services.

Children's Privacy: Our Sites are general audience Web sites. If you are under the age of 13 you should not register or provide information on our Sites. We do not collect Personal Information from any person we actually know is a child under the age of 13. If you have knowledge that a child under the age of 13 has submitted Personal Information to us, please email


How can I access and change my information?

To view, edit or delete the Personal Information you submitted on the Website  during registration, the purchase of a product or service, Login to you Main Menu Admin Page and click on the link to Update your Information. If you wish you change your password, Email us.

How is my information protected?

Whenever Personal Information about you is stored on our computers, that information is password-protected from unauthorized access or use. In addition, this information is kept on servers that are located behind a firewall. Since your Personal Information is especially sensitive, we take special care to keep it secure. We will only electronically transmit or ask for charge or payment information over secure Internet connections using SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) encryption, the currently accepted standard for online security, and security keys. Finally, to the extent that we may ask for, credit card number, this will be only temporarily stored on secure designated servers where access is limited to individuals in departments charged with using such information only in connection with processing your orders for products and services purchased; provided, however, that those orders processed by our partners, marketing allies and service providers that provide the service or product requested may store such information on their servers which are governed by such third party's privacy policy and security procedures.

Of course, we appreciate your help in safeguarding the integrity of your own and others' privacy. We hope you'll use common sense whenever you disclose Personal Information over the Internet. Just as importantly, we encourage you to let us know immediately if you suspect that the information you share with us is being used in any way contrary to this Privacy Policy. Finally, unfortunately no data transmission over the Internet or the storage of information on servers can be guaranteed to be 100% secure and while we strive to protect your personal information, as described herein, we cannot guarantee or warrant its complete security.

Scope of This Privacy Policy: Outside Links:

Be aware that our Sites link to other Web sites that may collect personally identifiable information about you. This Privacy Policy only applies to Crane and we are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content for any linked Web sites. You should refer to the privacy policies and statements of other Web sites or contact the respective Webmasters of those Web sites to obtain information regarding their information collection, use and disclosure policies.

Effective Date and Modifications:

This Privacy Policy is effective as written and may be updated and modified from time to time by us in our sole discretion. If we choose to update or modify this Privacy Policy, such updated or modified policy shall become effective after its posting on the Website.  Accordingly, we encourage you to periodically review this Privacy Policy in order to keep apprised of our current privacy practices. If you do not agree to any provision of this Privacy Policy, or any update or modification thereto, please do not use this Website.