By using this site, you consent to the collection and use of your information as described in these Privacy Policies. Up-to-date policies will be posted on this page so that you are always aware of the information that is collected and how it is used.
- The personal information we collect
- With whom your information is shared and how it is used
- The choices you have about the collection and use of your information
- Your ability to access, update or correct your information
- The security measures we take to protect your personal information
- Additional information about online privacy and changes to our policy
The personal information we collect
General. islandbrides.com collects personal information necessary to respond to your requests for our customized products and services and to allow you to use the resources available on our website. Personal information includes, but is not limited to, name, physical address, email address, phone number, age and any other information that itself identifies or, when tied to the above information, may identify you as a specific individual.
Cookies. "Cookies" are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies are used on this site (and thousands of other sites too!) to help you to save and retrieve passwords and other information and preferences you use on our website, saving you from having to re-enter this information upon every visit to our website. Cookies cannot and will not be used by us to retrieve any personal information about you from your computer that you have not previously and voluntarily provided to us. However, cookies may also be received when you link to our partners’ sites or when you view or click on banner advertisements served by our outside advertising company and we do not have control over how they use this information. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but if you prefer, you can edit your browser options to block them in the future.
IP Addresses. When you connect to our website, we record your IP addresses and information on the type of operating system (e.g. Windows98) and browser software(e.g. Microsoft Internet Explorer and Netscape) you are using. This helps us to diagnose problems with our servers and for system administration. Your IP address is also used to help gather aggregated demographic information.
Chat rooms, forums, message boards, and/or news groups. We make chat rooms, forums, message boards, and/or news groups available to you. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information. You should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information. Please see Terms and Conditions of Use.
With whom your information is shared and how it is used
We may from time to time hire a third party to act on our behalf for projects such as market research surveys and contest entry processing, and we will provide information to these third parties specifically for use in connection with these projects. Survey and contest participation is entirely optional. The information we provide to such third parties will be protected by a confidentiality agreement that will obligate the third party to use such information solely to complete the specific project.
In addition to the circumstances described above, we may disclose your information if required to do so by law, court order, as requested by other government or law enforcement authorities, or in the good faith belief that disclosure is otherwise necessary or advisable, including (without limitation) when we have reason to believe that disclosing the information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing interference with our rights or properties, whether intentionally or otherwise, or when anyone else could be harmed by such activities.
The choices you have about the collection and use of your information
If you choose to subscribe to our newsletter, you will occasionally receive e-mail updates from us about important functionality changes, special offers from us, new islandbrides.com services and other noteworthy news items about us. We hope you will find these updates interesting and informative. Of course, if you would rather not receive them, just let us know by clicking on the opt-out link at the bottom of the e-mail. Our site also provides you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving such communications from us at the point where we request information from you. In other words, if you don’t want us to send you e-mails about our, just let us know. islandbrides.com reserves the right to limit registration to those who will accept emails and to those who will provide the requested information.
Your ability to access, update or correct your information
At any time, you can view and/or update all of the information contained in your islandbrides.com Account, by logging in to your account and following the appropriate links. Your account log-in can be easily accessed by visiting our home page at www.islandbrides.com. However, even if you delete or change some personal information in our registration database, it may still be stored on our databases (including those kept for archival purposes).
Additional information about online privacy and changes to our policy