Privacy Policy

What This Privacy Policy Covers

This policy covers how Fairfield County Central treats personal information that Fairfield County Central collects and receives, including information related to your past use of Fairfield County Central 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 Fairfield County Central does not own or control, or to people that Fairfield County Central does not employ or manage.

Information Collection and Use - General

Fairfield County Central collects personal information when you register with Fairfield County Central, when you use Fairfield County Central services and when you visit Fairfield County Central pages.

When you register we ask for information such as your name, email address and zip code. Once you register with Fairfield County Central and sign in to our services, you are not anonymous to us.

Fairfield County Central automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, Fairfield County Central cookie information, and the page you request. Fairfield County Central uses information for the following general purposes: to customize the content on your homepage, improve our services, contact you, conduct research, and provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.

Information Sharing and Disclosure

Fairfield County Central does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or nonaffiliated 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 Fairfield County Central under confidentiality agreements. These companies may use your personal information to help Fairfield County Central communicate with you about offers from Fairfield County Central and our marketing partners. However, these companies do not have any independent right to share this information.

We respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims;

We believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of Fairfield County Central's terms of use, or as otherwise required by law.

We transfer information about you if Fairfield County Central is acquired by or merged with another company. In this event, Fairfield County Central will notify you before information about you is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy.

Fairfield County Central does not provide any personal information to the subscriber when you interact with or view their page.

Children (Users under age of 13)

In response to concerns about protecting children's privacy online, Congress enacted the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 ("COPPA"), which sets forth rules and procedures governing the ways in which Web sites may collect, use and disclose any personal information for children under the age of 13. In accordance with Fairfield County Central's policy and COPPA regulations, we DO NOT:

Request or knowingly collect personally identifiable online or offline contact information from users under 13 years of age;

Knowingly use or share personal information from users under 13 years of age with third parties;

Give children the ability to publicly post or otherwise distribute personally identifiable contact information;

Entice children with the prospect of a special game, prize or other activity to divulge more information than is needed to participate in the activity.

Cookies

Fairfield County Central may set and access Fairfield County Central cookies on your computer. Advertisers or other companies do not have access to Fairfield County Central's cookies.

Your Ability to Edit and Delete Your Registration Information and Preferences - General

You can edit your Fairfield County Central Registration Information at any time after you sign-in by clicking the “Update Account Info” link in your "Account Admin" section..

New categories of marketing communications may be added to the Marketing Preferences page from time to time. Users who visit this page can opt out of receiving future marketing communications from these new categories or they can unsubscribe by following instructions contained in the messages they receive.

We reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to the Fairfield County Central service, such as service announcements, administrative messages and the Fairfield County Central Newsletter, that are considered part of your Fairfield County Central account, without offering you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving them.

You can delete your Fairfield County Central account by visiting your Update Account page and clicking on the "Delete Account" link.

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.

We have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to protect personal information about you.

Your Fairfield County Central Account Information is password-protected. In certain areas Fairfield County Central uses industry-standard SSL-encryption to protect data transmissions.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

Fairfield County Central may update this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your Fairfield County Central account or by placing a prominent notice on our site.