This policy covers how LegalMaxims treats personal information that LegalMaxims collects and receives, including information related to your past use of LegalMaxims products and services. Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable like your name, address, email address, or phone number, and that is not otherwise publicly available.
This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that LegalMaxims does not own or control, or to people that LegalMaxims does not employ or manage.
LegalMaxims collects personal information when you register with LegalMaxims, when you use LegalMaxims products or services, when you visit www.LegalMaxims.com pages or the pages of certain LegalMaxims partners, and when you enter promotions or sweepstakes. LegalMaxims may combine information about you that we have with information we obtain from business partners or other companies.
When you register we ask for information such as your name, email address, birth date, gender, zip code, occupation, industry, and personal interests. For some financial products and services we may also ask for your address, Social Security number, and information about your assets. Once you register with LegalMaxims and sign in to our services, you are not anonymous to us.
LegalMaxims collects information about your transactions with us and with some of our business partners, including information about your use of financial products and services that we offer.
LegalMaxims automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, LegalMaxims cookie information, and the page you request.
LegalMaxims uses information for the following general purposes: to customize the advertising and content you see, fulfill your requests for products and services, improve our services, contact you, conduct research, and provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.
LegalMaxims will not contact children under age 13 about special offers or for marketing purposes without a parent’s permission.
LegalMaxims does not ask a child under age 13 for more personal information, as a condition of participation, than is reasonably necessary to participate in a given activity or promotion.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
LegalMaxims does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies except to provide products or services you’ve requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances:
We provide the information to trusted partners who work on behalf of or with LegalMaxims under confidentiality agreements. These companies may use your personal information to help LegalMaxims communicate with you about offers from LegalMaxims and our marketing partners. However, these companies do not have any independent right to share this information.
LegalMaxims displays targeted advertisements based on personal information. Advertisers (including ad serving companies) may assume that people who interact with, view, or click on targeted ads meet the targeting criteria – for example, women ages 18-24 from a particular geographic area.
LegalMaxims does not provide any personal information to the advertiser when you interact with or view a targeted ad. However, by interacting with or viewing an ad you are consenting to the possibility that the advertiser will make the assumption that you meet the targeting criteria used to display the ad.
LegalMaxims advertisers include financial service providers (such as banks, insurance agents, stock brokers and mortgage lenders) and non-financial companies (such as stores, airlines, and software companies).
LegalMaxims works with vendors, partners, advertisers, and other service providers in different industries and categories of business. For more information regarding providers of products or services that you’ve requested please read our detailed reference links.
Like many other Web sites, www.LegalMaxims.com makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses , and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.
LegalMaxims may set and access LegalMaxims cookies on your computer to store information about visitors preferences, record user-specific information on which pages the user access or visit, customize Web page content based on visitors browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.
DoubleClick DART Cookie
Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to www.LegalMaxims.com and other sites on the Internet.
LegalMaxims has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.
Alternatively, you can opt out of some, but not all, of these cookies in one location at the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out website at www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp.
Confidentiality and Security
We limit access to personal information about you to employees who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs.
LegalMaxims may update this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by placing a prominent notice on our site.