Last updated on 10 April 2012.
Information we collect
Highwire collects information from its website visitors and product users. This includes aggregate information on what pages visitors access, email addresses of those who email us or sign up for our newsletters, and other information volunteered by the site visitor.When you register for Highwire, we ask for additional information such as your name, email address, and phone number. When you upgrade to a paid website, we collect billing information.
How we use this information
- To facilitate the use of our products
- To communicate with our users
- For billing purposes
- To improve our products and services
- For our own research
Setting communication preferrences
Users may easily opt out of receiving any non-essential emails from Highwire by clicking the unsubscribe links contained within emails sent. Users will not be able to opt out of receiving emails considered essential to system use as long as they maintain Highwire accounts. Users who delete their Highwire accounts will no longer receive email from Highwire.
Sharing your information
We do not ever share or sell your personal information for commercial purposes except to provide products or services you’ve requested, and only if we have your permission. We may share aggregated non-personal information with third parties outside of Highwire. We may also share information with third parties in limited circumstances, including when complying with legal process, preventing fraud or imminent harm, ensuring the security of our network and services, or when your actions violate the Terms of Service.
A cookie is a small amount of data that we store on your computer's hard drive. Cookies are not required to browse our company and product sites, but are required to use our products. We set and access cookies to record current session information.
Highwire may periodically update this policy. If it is significantly changed, we will notify you by email or by placing a prominent notice on our company website, blog or other communication channel.