At TopUSABands.com, we recognize that the privacy of our members’/visitors’ personal information is important. To that end, please find below information on the types of personal information we receive and collect, when you use and visit TopUSABands.com, and how we safeguard your information. Most importantly, we never sell your personal information to third parties.
As with most other websites, we collect and use the data contained in log files. The information in the log files include your IP (internet protocol) address, your ISP (internet service provider), the browser you used to visit our site (such as Internet Explorer or Firefox), the time you visited our site, and which pages you viewed throughout our site.
Cookies and Web Beacons
For each visitor to our Web page, our Web server does not collect information regarding the domain or e-mail address.
We collect the e-mail addresses of those who communicate with us via e-mail and/or register with our site.
The information we collect is disclosed when legally required to do so, at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation, to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing our Website and applicable laws, or to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of our Website.
We use third party advertisements on our site. Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on our site, which will also send these advertisers (such as Google through the Google AdSense program) information including your IP address, your ISP, the browser you used to visit our site and, in some cases, whether you have Flash installed. This is generally used for geotargeting purposes (showing New York music recording studios to someone in New York, for example) or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing music ads to someone who frequents music sites).
You can chose to disable or selectively turn off cookies in your browser settings, or by managing preferences in programs such as Norton Internet Security. However, this can affect how you are able to interact with our site as well as other websites. This could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts.