Last Update: January 1, 2003
SmartRateFinder.com ("SRF") is committed to safeguarding your privacy.
The following policy describes how your personal information
will be treated when utilizing our services. This policy may be subject to change.
What information does SRF gather?
SRF collects information from our visitors at several different points on our Web site.
In order to utilize some features of this site, a visitor must complete a registration form.
During registration, contact information is gathered.
Does SRF share the information it receives?
We will not sell, share or rent collected information to others in ways different from
what is disclosed in this policy. We share information only as described below.
As we continue to develop our business, we may reorganize, purchase or sell assets.
In such transactions, visitor information is one of the transferred business
Protection of SRF and others
We release registration and other personal information when we believe the release is
appropriate to comply with law enforcement or to protect the rights, property or safety
of SRF, our visitors or others.
We share aggregated demographic information with our partners
and advertisers. This is not linked to any personal information that can identify any
When a visitor
signs up for a partners' services, we will share names and other contact information that
is necessary for the third party to provide these services. Third parties are not allowed
to use personally identifiable information any purpose other than providing these services.
The cookies we use are small files that contain information that is used to enhance your visit to our site. No confidential information is stored in our cookies.
Some functionality will not work properly when cookies are disabled on your browser.
We have no access to or control over these cookies.
How does SRF use Internet Protocol addresses?
We use Internet Protocol (IP) addresses to analyze trends and track visitor movements. IP addresses
are used to gather broad demographic information for aggregate use.
How does SRF maintain security?
This Web site takes every precaution to protect our visitors'
We use SSL encryption to protect sensitive information (such as credit card information) online.
We also protect visitor information off line. Authorized employees are given access to confidential information to perform their job duties.
Our employees are required to enter usernames and passwords whenever accessing confidential information.
New employees are briefed on our security policies and are reminded of these policies every four months.
You may contact us at by
if you have questions about this site's security.
How does SRF use special offers?
We send all new members a welcoming email
message. Registered visitors occasionally receive information on products, services,
special deals and our newsletter.
How will SRF allow me to correct and update personal information?
Visitor information may be updated by contacting our customer service members by telephone or
How does SRF allow me to opt-out of receiving email messages?
Visitors who no longer wish to receive messages from us or our partners may opt-out by replying to these email messages with the word "REMOVE" in the subject line.