Types of Information.
Personally Identifiable Information. Personally Identifiable Information is information that identifies a specific user. When you engage in certain activities that may be provided on the Site, such as contacting us through information that is available on the Site, you may provide certain information about yourself. It is optional for you to engage in this type of activity.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information. Non-Personally Identifiable Information is information that does not identify a specific user. This type of information may include things like the Uniform Resource Locator (“URL”) of the web site you visited before coming to the Site, the URL of the web site you visit after leaving the Site, the type of browser you are using, and/or your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address. We, and/or our authorized third-party service providers, may automatically collect this information when you visit the Site through the use of electronic tools like cookies and web beacons or pixel tags. We may use Non-Personally Identifiable Information to administer the Site, troubleshoot, analyze trends, gather demographic information, comply with applicable law, and cooperate with law enforcement activities. We may also share this information with our authorized third-party service providers to measure, administer, and improve the Site.
Dissemination of Personally Identifiable Information.
Ascend will not disseminate, sell, or rent your Personally Identifiable Information with third parties except as provided below:
Business Transfer. In the event that Ascend merges with, or is acquired by, another company, the successor company will acquire the information that we maintain, including Personally Identifiable Information.
Dissemination of Non-Personally Identifiable Information.
Ascend will not disseminate, sell, or rent your Non-Personally Identifiable Information with third parties except as provided below:
Ascend may disseminate your Non-Personally Identifiable Information with our affiliates, partners, and consultants or advisors. However, this aggregated demographic information will not include any Personally Identifiable Information as defined above.
Ascend may also use third-party service providers to analyze and track Non-Personally Identifiable usage and volume statistical information from our users to administer our web site and constantly improve its quality. Such data is collected on Ascend’s behalf, and is owned and used by Ascend.
To improve and personalize your experience on the Site, we store cookies on your computer. A cookie is a piece of text stored on a user’s computer by their web browser. Cookies may be used for authentication, storing site preferences, storing shopping cart contents, as an identifier for a server-based session, etc. Cookies also allow Ascend to collect Non-Personally Identifiable Information from you, such as which pages you visited and what links you clicked on.
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Last Update: April 25, 2015