What personally-identifiable information is collected?
Crest Group collects personally-identifiable information on certain areas of the Site when users request information. The personally-identifiable information collected may consist of information that you provide, such as your name, mailing address, e-mail address, or telephone number. In addition, Crest Group collects certain information that you do not visibly enter, such as your IP address.
How may Crest Group use my personally-identifiable information?
Crest Group uses your personally-identifiable information to fulfill your requests for information, distribute newsletters and alerts to you, and for such other purposes as you may initiate or request. We may keep any of your personally-identifiable information on file and use it to contact you.
Newsletters and Alerts
By registering for recurring Crest Group newsletters or alerts, you agree to receive on occasion other correspondence from Crest Group related to the subscribed newsletters and other Crest Group news and information that you consented to receive. This type of information is shared externally only in anonymous, aggregated form for generalized user analysis or to enable third party agents to send e-mails to you on our behalf. You will be contacted by e-mail or otherwise only by Crest Group or it agents.
We ask for your e-mail address when you request more information. We will send e-mails to this address to confirm receipt of your query, to provide newsletters or alerts and to contact you for any other reason. If you sign up to receive any of our newsletters, alerts, or surveys, you may on occasion receive other correspondence from Crest Group. Your e-mail address will not be shared with any third party other than an agent who has agreed to send e-mails on our behalf.
The Site also includes a feature that enables Crest Group to send links to its content through e-mail at our users' request. The e-mail address(es) that you supply in connection with this service will be used only to send the requested content. They will not be stored or reused for any purpose.
Is personally-identifiable information disclosed to third parties?
If you participate in a survey, all of our research results are reported as totals or in other aggregated form, and no information about you as an individual respondent is made public.
Link to third-party sites
How can I access, change, and/or delete information?
Crest Group has implemented generally accepted standards of technology and operational security in order to protect personally-identifiable information from loss, misuse, alteration, or destruction. Only authorized Crest Group personnel and third party vendors are provided access to personally-identifiable information, and these employees and vendors are required to treat this information as confidential. Despite these precautions, Crest Group, however, cannot guarantee that unauthorized persons will not obtain access to your personally-identifiable information.
Transborder hosting and transfer of information
Personally-identifiable information collected on the Site may be transferred from time to time to Crest Group offices or personnel, or to third parties, located throughout the world, and the Site may be viewed and hosted by Crest Group or its vendors anywhere in the world, including countries that may not have the same data protection laws than what is found in your country of residence. By using the Site and registering such information on it, you voluntarily consent to such transborder transfer and hosting of such information.
Crest Group understands the importance of protecting children's privacy, especially in an on-line environment. The Site is not designed for or directed at children 13 years of age or younger, and Crest Group will not intentionally collect or maintain information about anyone under this age.
Contact our privacy department