Privacy Policy - Daily Hudson Valley News

Privacy Policy

Protecting Your Privacy

Hudson Valley Insider is committed to protecting the privacy and personal information of our customers. The following Privacy Policy has been updated on February 17, 2011 and effective immediately.

Your Privacy

Hudson Valley Insider is committed to protecting your privacy. We only use the information we collect about you to allow you subscriber/user access on our website HVInsider.com which allows you to comment on articles and stories posted within.  It also helps Hudson Valley Insider determine the footprint of which our site reaches.

What information do we collect? How do we use it?

When you voluntarily register, we ask that you provide a valid e-mail address,  zip code, age range, gender, education level reached and annual household income but only require a valid email address and  zip code. Registration is not mandatory to read or view the website hvinsider.com. Should you decide to write an Opinion/Editorial for submission we ask for at least a first name and location, sent to content@hvinsider.com

How does Hudson Valley Insider protect customer information?

We use a Secure Server for collecting your personal. The secure server layer (SSL) encrypts (scrambles) all of the information you enter before it is transmitted over the internet and sent to us. Furthermore, all of the customer data we collect is protected against unauthorized access on our local server.

What about “cookies”?

“Cookies” are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. We do not use cookies to collect or store any information about visitors or customers.

Will Hudson Valley Insider disclose the information it collects to outside parties?

Hudson Valley Insider does not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to others. Hudson Valley Insider may provide aggregate statistics about our customers, traffic patterns, and related site information to reputable third-party vendors, but these statistics will not include personally identifying information.

Hudson Valley Insider may release account information when we believe, in good faith, that such release is reasonably necessary to (i) comply with law, (ii) enforce or apply the terms of any of our user agreements or (iii) protect the rights, property or safety of Hudson Valley Insider, its officers, employees, our users, or others.

In Summary

Hudson Valley Insider is committed to protecting your privacy. We do not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to others.

Your Consent

By using our Web site, you consent to voluntary collection and use of this information by Hudson Valley Insider. If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it.

Hudson Valley Insider also provides links to affiliated sites. The privacy policies of these linked sites are the responsibility of the linked site and Hudson Valley Insider has no control or influence over their policies. Please check the policies of each site you visit for specific information. Hudson Valley Insider cannot be held liable for damage or misdoings of other sites linked or otherwise.

Questions and Feedback

If you have any questions or feedback related to our Privacy Policy, please email us at webinfo@hvinsider.com .

Thank you for your interest in Hudson Valley Insider /  hvinsider.com.

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