Target Professional Programs is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Target Professional Programs site and governs data collection and usage. By using the Target Professional Programs site, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
Collection of your Personal Information
Target Professional Programs collects personally identifiable information, such as your email address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Target Professional Programs also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Target Professional Programs. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by Target Professional Programs for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Target Professional Programs site.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Target Professional Programs public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Target Professional Programs does not read any of your private online communications.
Target Professional Programs encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from Target Professional Programs so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. Target Professional Programs is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Target Professional Programs and Target Professional Programs family of Web sites.
Use of your Personal Information
Target Professional Programs collects and uses your personal information to operate the Target Professional Programs Web site and deliver the services you have requested. Target Professional Programs also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Target Professional Programs and its affiliates. Target Professional Programs may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
Target Professional Programs does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Target Professional Programs may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Target Professional Programs may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Target Professional Programs, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Target Professional Programs does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
Target Professional Programs keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within Target Professional Programs, in order to determine what Target Professional Programs services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Target Professional Programs to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Target Professional Programs Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Target Professional Programs or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Target Professional Programs; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Target Professional Programs, or the public.
Security of your Personal Information
Target Professional Programs secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Target Professional Programs secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Changes to this Statement
Target Professional Programs will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Target Professional Programs encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Target Professional Programs is protecting your information.
Target Professional Programs welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Target Professional Programs has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Target Professional Programs at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.
Children's Online Privacy Protection Rule ("COPPA")
Target Professional Programs strictly follows the federal guidelines of the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), which gives parents control over what type of information is collected online about their children. We do not knowingly collect, maintain, or use personally identifiable information from children under age 13 on our websites. We are not responsible for the data collection and use practices of nonaffiliated third parties that are linked from our websites. Visit the Federal Trade Commission’s COPPA Website for more information.
For state privacy law information, please see here.