Glass Jacobson Financial Group is vigilant about protecting your privacy as a consumer. As a professional services firm, we understand better than most the need for you to maintain control over your personal data when using the Internet. We maintain your privacy through the enforcement of strict internal polices that exceed industry standards.
Glass Jacobson Financial Group respects your privacy. Our guidelines for protecting the information you provide us during a visit to our web site or when you subscribe to our newsletter list appears below. Furthermore, Glass Jacobson Financial Group subscribes to the tenets of the DMA (Direct Marketing Association) and the Association of Interactive Marketing (AIM). DMA and AIM are independent, non-profit trade associations whose mission is to build users’ trust and confidence in the Internet by promoting the principles of full disclosure and informed consent. Because we want to demonstrate our commitment to your privacy, we have agreed to disclose our information practices and to have our privacy practices reviewed and audited for compliance by not only our affiliates, but also our subscribers. Our privacy practices address the following:
- What information we gather/track
- How we use the information
- With whom we share the information
- Our opt-out policy
- Our policy on deleting or deactivating your name from our database
This statement discloses the privacy practices for Glass Jacobson Financial Group. We have designed this website so that no personally identifying information is displayed online or is accessible to the general public.
Use of Data
We collect only the following information about our users that has been entered on the subscription page. This data includes: name, e-mail address, mailing address, job title, company name and other attributes related to the site and the list. We use the name and e-mail address to manage registrations. We do not sell or distribute that information to any third party. The zip code, state and country information is used only to assess our needs in the way of technology, for the purposes of offering the best possible service to our world-wide customer base. We do not sell or distribute this information to any third parties.
Use of Your E-mail Address
If you give us permission to market to you when you provide us with your e-mail address during the subscription process, we will occasionally send you e-mail with recommendations or notices of new products, services and prices. This e-mail may include paid advertisements from third parties. Even if you do decide to opt-in during the registration process, you will always be allowed to easily opt-out of this type of e-mail service, simply by following the instructions at the bottom of the e-mail message.
Certain online applications, such as the various elements of the deployed e-mail, employ proprietary technology to scan your computer system and retrieve information regarding your installed software and hardware. This information is used solely to provide the services you have chosen to subscribe to or use. The information gathered by these applications is used only to generate output directed to you and is not aggregated or used for any other purpose. It is not stored along with any identifying information about you, nor is it sold, rented, or shared with any outside parties in any form whatever.
During the registration or subscription process, we ask you to provide us with contact information, such as name, e-mail address, zip code, job title, company name and other applicable data for the site/list that you have subscribed to.
Sharing of Information
We do not sell, rent, or share any customer information that we collect on our site.
Glass Jacobson Financial Group uses software tags called “cookies” to identify customers when they visit our site. Cookies are used to manage subscribers’ permissions and rights. Additionally, cookies help us to identify returning users so that we don’t ask them to register with every visit. They help us understand your preferences and customize our service to your needs. By recording which areas of the site you visit, cookies allow us to present information, products, and special offers that are most likely to be of interest to you. The information we collect with cookies is not sold, rented, or shared with any outside parties.
Glass Jacobson Financial Group maintains log files of the traffic that visits our site. We do not link any information gathered in these log files to personally identifiable information. Log files are used to manage traffic loads and information technology requirements for providing reliable service. Information collected includes IP addresses, browser types and operating system.
Glass Jacobson Financial Group Newsletter and Top Ten Lists
Our newsletter and top ten lists are mailed only to users who have subscribed to the service. Users who have subscribed can quickly and easily cancel their newsletter subscription by following instructions contained in each issue of the newsletter. Only an e-mail address is required to receive the newsletter.
We collect user feedback. We do not typically respond to user feedback in the form of e-mail. We do select testimonials to appear on the site from feedback that we have received, but only after we have obtained permission from the senders. Users who would like a response to specific questions concerning the service or their subscriptions are directed to the editor of the website. These questions will be responded to as quickly as possible. From time to time we also post surveys on our site. These surveys are optional and all information is collected anonymously. The information is collected to better understand our user population. It is not sold or transferred to any third party.
All information gathered on the Glass Jacobson Financial Group web site is stored and maintained in secure facilities that limit access to authorized personnel only. These personnel can only access the information through a series of access-control procedures. All Glass Jacobson Financial Group employees are briefed about the company’s privacy and security policies on a regular basis. Glass Jacobson Financial Group Web site is regularly tested for security breaches to ensure that all information collected is secure from unauthorized viewing.