Privacy & Security
Updated on June 30, 2011
Your comfort and security are our top priority. We are committed to offering a complete set of security options that will make your experience the best possible.
If you have questions or ideas, please send them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Here’s what you need to know
- We will never spam you or give your personal information to anyone.
- You control when and how we send messages to you.
- You can wipe your account at any time.
- Other users can't see you unless you already agreed to connect with them.
- You control if and what employers see of your profile.
About the information you give us
You won’t receive any spam.
We do send notifications about your site activity, billing and jobs posted, but you can turn these off.
Your personal information will never be disclosed, period.
We will never sell, rent or share your personal information with a 3rd party, especially your email addresses and phone numbers, without your express permission, unless required by law.
We do no store anywhere your credit card and billing information.
You have full control over your information, including the ability to wipe it from our system.
You can update your account information and preferences at any time. You can cancel your account when you choose. We do store your account information securely once cancelled for your convenience for a limited period of time, after what only your email address remains in our database.
We will only access your personal information when:
- You specifically request us to do so (e.g. you are having technical difficulties).
- It is required by law.
- It is necessary to maintain our system.
What information do we collect?
Personal: Name, email addresses, phone numbers, password
All passwords are stored on our server in encrypted form - not even we can tell what they are! If you lose your password, we will generate a new one and send it to you.
Professional: Industry, job title, location, experience
These help us to target our services to you. It also helps other members and employers to find you, if you accepted to be visible. It also helps us gather demographic about our users to continually improve our services.
We also may use demographic information about a job posting, including location, hiring firm, and other information, for statistical and development purposes
Transactions: Payment dates, amounts, other transactions information
We store for your convenience your recurring billing date, amount so that you always know when and if you are to be billed.
Usage: Number of logins, last login, activity reports and error logs
This data helps us monitor theCreativeloft health, and diagnose errors and slowness issues when they crop up.
Cookies and log files
TheCreativeloft.com sends a "cookie" to your computer that contains an identification number that is unique to the computer you are using. We use this cookie to provide you with a continuous experience, and for us to record how our service is being used.
As is done with most web sites, we log each visit to each web page. A log entry can contain information typically found in the "header" of your web browser's request such as the browser type you used, your Internet Protocol address, and the date and time of day. We may also log your cookie's identification number and the URL of the last site you visited. This log information is important for security, audit, quality improvement, as well as for monitoring the health of our service.
TheCreativeloft.com has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control.
We do our best to provide secure transmission of information between your computer and our servers. However, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information transmitted to us over The Internet and we accept no liability for any unintentional disclosure.