WHAT INFORMATION DOES ESI COLLECT FROM ME?
We may collect personal information such as:
WHEN DOES ESI COLLECT INFORMATION FROM ME?
While accessing our website or purchasing on our website services or products available from us (if any are available on our website), we may ask that you provide personal information. For example, we request personal information when you:
When submitting personal information through an online form (if that option is available online), we will identify which fields are required in order to fulfill your request.
HOW IS MY INFORMATION USED?
We may use the information you provide in order to:
WHAT INFORMATION IS PROVIDED TO ESI FROM OTHERS?
Information From/About Friends or Family
If you provide us information about others, or if others give us your information, we will only use that information for the reason it was provided.
Information From Third Parties
ESI may obtain consumer information from third-party providers in order to improve the accuracy of our website contact database, increase our understanding of our website contacts or to identify potential contacts.
DOES ESI SHARE MY PERSONAL INFORMATION WITH OTHERS?
If we collect personal information on our website, we may share your personal information (a) with certain companies such as independently owned and operated companies who are members of ESI and (b) with our agents, service providers and other representatives acting on our behalf (collectively referred to as ESI Affiliates)
The third parties and ESI Affiliates with whom we conduct business are authorized to use your information to perform the service for which they were hired. As part of our agreement with them, they are required to follow the privacy guidelines we provide them and to take reasonable measures to ensure your personal information is secure.
From time to time, we may be required to share personal information in response to a valid court order, subpoena, government investigation, or as otherwise required by law. We also reserve the right to report to law enforcement agencies any activities that we, in good faith, believe to be unlawful. We may share certain personal information when we believe that such release is reasonably necessary to protect the rights, property and safety of others and ourselves. We may also transfer personal information in the event of a corporate sale, merger, acquisition, dissolution or similar event.
DO I HAVE CHOICES REGARDING THE USE OF MY INFORMATION FOR MARKETING PURPOSES?
ESI is an opt-out organization. Once we receive your information, we or any of our Affilates may send you marketing communications that contain valuable offers, promotions and other content. You always have the ability to opt-in or opt-out of receiving future marketing communications from ESI and any of its Affiliates.
To opt-out of or opt-in to receiving marketing communications from ESI any and of
its Affiliates, please take one of the following actions:
If you send an e-mail or letter request, please be sure to include your full name, address, phone number and e-mail address and indicate specifically what type of marketing communication(s) (e.g., e-mail, direct mail and/or phone) you wish to receive or stop receiving. This will ensure we identify you correctly in our systems and accurately process your request.
ESI will take appropriate steps to implement your request to opt-out of or opt-in
to receiving marketing communications. Please note that due to production, mailing
and system timelines, in order to remove you from our marketing lists, it may take
Until that change takes effect, you may still receive marketing communications from us or ESI Affiliates. Also, please note that even though you may have opted out of receiving marketing communications, you may still receive business-related communications or other organization-related communications.
HOW DOES ESI SECURE MY ONLINE PERSONAL INFORMATION?
If personal information is collected from this website, we have security measures in place and take reasonable precautions to protect against the loss, misuse and unauthorized access of your personal information under our control. ESI cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us by e-mail, and you do so at your own risk.
Cookies and Clickstream Technology
ESI may use a third party to place cookies on your computer to collect non-personally identifiable information. Although our cookies may contain a unique user ID, they do not collect or store any of your personally identifiable information.
You may choose to set your Web browser to not accept cookies. If your cookies are disabled, you can still view our site, but you cannot create an account or make purchases (if those services are available on our website).
Our Web server may automatically collect clickstream information such as the address (or URL) of the website that you came from before visiting our site, which pages you visit on our site, which browser you used to view our site, and any search terms you may have entered on our site, among other things.
Our website may also use other technologies to track which pages of our websites our visitors view. This anonymous clickstream data helps us understand how visitors use our website.
HOW CAN I UPDATE MY PERSONAL INFORMATION?
If the ESI collects personal information on this website, we provide serveral different methods for you to update your personal information. To update your information:
If you send an e-mail or letter request, please be sure to indicate your current information and the requested changes you would like made.
DOES ESI COLLECT INFORMATION FROM CHILDREN?
We will not knowingly or intentionally collect personal information online from children under the age of 13. We are committed to protecting the privacy of children.
WHOM MAY I CONTACT IF I HAVE QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS ABOUT THE PRIVACY OR SECURITY
OF MY INFORMATION?
Please contact our Privacy Manager to report any known or suspected privacy or security breaches or to submit privacy or security-related questions or complaints. After receiving your inquiry, we will respond within five business days. You may contact us in the following ways:
Last revision date: March 10, 2008
California Residents: See the Notice To California Residents.
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