The Collective Concept Internet Site Terms & Conditions
Please read carefully as we are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
Welcome to The Collective Concept’s (referred to as “The Collective,” “Rethink Different”, "we," "us," or "our" herein) website. To make our Site informative, useful and safe, we ask that all the visitors to our Site on the World Wide Web (the "Site") adhere to our terms and conditions. By accessing our Site, you indicate your acknowledgment and acceptance of these terms and conditions. Please check these terms frequently for updates as it is your responsibility to stay abreast on our most current policies. Your continued use of www.rethinkdifferent.com following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes. By using our Site, you consent to the collection and use of your personal information by The Collective Concept as explained below:
When you visit our Site, your browser shares information with us automatically. We will receive your IP (Internet Protocol) address and other forms of information (including the type of browser you use).
We often use your IP address and other information to grant you permission and access to our Site and otherwise to administer our Site. Our focus is always to protect mutual sharing of sensitive information, Intellectual Properties, and in certain parts of the Site, we will ask you to provide us with personal information so that we can satisfy your request and provide you with information to further assist you. Remember that you are not obligation to provide us with such information, however, we will not be able to provide you with the information you request, without it. Our Site includes features that allows you to communicate with us electronically and not limited to email. You are held responsible if you opt into using such communication features to provide personal indenting information to us. By providing such personal identifying information to The Collective, you affirm that you are knowingly and voluntarily providing us the information. We respond to all electronic communication messages you send us. Any cookies and other information that we you share or that we collect is used to enhance the viewing experience, troubleshoot issues that may arise and better service content fro viewing. Our team is always diligently working to ensure that your personal identifying information, wether you involuntarily share and/or intentionally provide us remains private and safe. We will never exchange by trade, sell, rent, transfer, or barter your personal identifying information to anyone unless we are required to do so by law. You are notified, that others maybe able to read your electronic communication sent over the Internet, so do not send any information that you would like to keep private and confidential.
Personal User Information
The Personal User Information that you submit will be collected and processed. You have complete control over the personal information you share with us. Just because you visit The Collective Site doesn't mean you have to provide your personal information. Any User Information that you submit to by filling in forms on this Site, including but not limited to, Personal User Information that you submit on our Site at the time of accessing our Site registering to use our Site, subscribing to any service, posting material or requesting further services. However, there will be instances where we will need your personal information in order to provide you full access to our protected and secured sections of our Site. Your required information may include but not limited to your registration data (your name, address, email address, phone number, title, etc.), information request data and response data ("User Information”). We may also ask you for Personal User Information when you enter into a contractual agreement for services by us. Personal User Information may be used for research and data analytics purposes. The details of your visits to or Site will be tracked by The Collective Concept and will include traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data, whether this is required for our own billing purposes or otherwise and the resources that you access. Also, when you receive your confirmation email(s) or electronic communications from our hosted list server, you will be given instructions on how to remove yourself from the list.
Use of Personal User Information
The objective is to utilize such information with the purpose of supporting your relationship with The Collective Concept by designing Site content that is suitable to your needs and alerting you to service updates as they become available. Your user and personal Information may be retained by Rethink Different to verify compliance with your agreement with The Collective Concept and to create a user profile, to keep track of the domains from which people visit us on the World Wide Web, or to simply contact you either electronically. If you decide that we should utilize your User Information to contact you, please let us know not to use that information for such purpose. Also, please do not submit any user Information if you are under the age of 18 years old.
Disclosure of Personal User Information
Accuracy and Security
It is important to us here at The Collective Concept to make sure that your User Information is accurate and secure. You may request updates to your User Information retained by contacting The Collective Concept for your records and review. Once we receive your request to update you User Information, we will correct such inaccuracies in a timely manner. The Collective Concept is fully committed to protect the security of your User Information and we are willing to take any measures necessary against unauthorized access and the utilization of such personal information. To ensure that you are protected, we have implemented physical, electronic and managerial policies and procedures to secure your personal User Information. We also continue to implement procedures to maintain accurate, complete and current User Information.
Usernames and Passwords
The Collective Concept Site uses web analytics services. The Site often records mouse and or mouse pad functionality such as clicks, movements, scrolling activity including text that you type in this webSite. The Collective Concept does not collect any personally identifiable information that is not voluntarily submitted into this webSite. This Site does not track your browsing habits across web Sites which are not associated to microSite and pages within this Sites. We are using the information collected to enhance user experience.
The Collective Concept web Site provides links to other third party web Sites. Even if the third party is affiliated with The Collective Concept through a business partnership or otherwise, The Collective Concept is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices or the content of such external links. These links are provided to you for convenience purposes only and you access them at your own risk.
If you have questions regarding our Privacy Statement, please contact The Collective Concept via our Contact page.
Cookies Used On This Site
The cookies that The Collective Concept and our business partners use on our Site are broadly grouped into the following categories:
Some of the cookies on this Site are essential for The Collective Concept to provide you with the quality service you have requested and deserve. An example of this could be a cookie used to enable you to log into your account on this Site or which allows communication between your browser and this Site. Our cookie preference cookie described in the section “How can I reject or opt out of receiving cookies?” is also an essential cookie. You may not be able to use this Site without these cookies.
The Collective Concept uses analytics cookies to helps us understand how users interact and engage with this Site. An example is counting the number of different people coming to our Site or using a particular feature, rather than the total number of times the site or feature is used. Without this cookie, if you visited our Site once each week for three weeks we would count you as three separate users. We would find it difficult to analyze how well our Site was performing and improve it without these cookies.
We use third party cookies to allow you to share content directly on the social networking/sharing sites like Facebook, Twitter or Google+. Examples would be if you wanted to “like” or “tweet” about us or our products or services. Please see our “Third Party Cookies” section below for more details.
You will have noticed that when you visit websites you will be shown adverts for products and services you may wish to buy. The money made by website owners for showing third party adverts on their websites often pays for the cost of running the website and therefore usually allows you to use the website without having to pay a registration or usage fee. To try and ensure that the adverts you see are relevant to you third party cookies may be used to collect Personal User Information about the types of things that interest you, for example websites you visit and the geography that you are based in. Having these cookies does not increase the number of adverts you will be shown, but simply makes the adverts you see more relevant. Please see our “Third Party Cookies” section below for more details.
Some of the cookies described in the "What Cookies are used on our Site" section above are stored on your machine by third parties when you use our Site. Third parties may also read cookies on your browser to collect Personal User Information or to serve content or advertisements to you. We have no control over these cookies or how the third parties use them. They are used to allow that third party to provide a service to us, for example analytics.
Storing Personal Data
Processing & Storing Personal User Information
It is your right to ask us not to process your Personal User Information for any reason. We will normally in advance inform you on how we plan on utilizing your data ad for what purpose. You can always exercise your right to prevent the processing of your data by contacting a staff member of our team and by checking or un-checking (as directed) authorization boxes on the forms we share with you to collect your data. You can always following the unsubscribe link on any marketing emails at any when you receive communication from us. You can also enforce your right at any moment by contacting us using the details set out on our Site.
Access to your Personal User Information
The Data Protection Act 1998 gives you the right to access Personal User Information held about you and your personal identity. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with that Act. Any access request may be subject to a fee not exceeding our costs in providing such details regarding your Personal User Information we hold about you.
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