Privacy Policy

Montana Senior News is strongly committed to ensuring our readers the highest privacy security and providing a safe online experience. This Privacy Policy discloses the user information that Montana Senior News collects, how Montana Senior News collects the information, how Montana Senior News uses the information, the control Montana Senior News’ readers have over their personal information, and how Montana Senior News’ readers can protect their information.

1. What information do we gather about you?
Personal Information:  Montana Senior News collects personal information such as name, e-mail address, age, gender, demographic information, household income (optional), and personal interest questions (optional) in a variety of situations, including but not limited to the following:

(i.)   When you register to be a user on Montana Senior News
(ii.)  When you participate in contests
(iii.) When you subscribe / opt-in Montana Senior News’ newsletter

* Montana Senior News DOES NOT collect any credit card and billing information from our users. Information Collected Automatically:   Montana Senior News automatically collects certain information, such as your IP address, browser type, domain name, access times and referring website address.

(i.)  How do we use cookies?   Your web browser offers “cookies” which, if you allow their use, store small amounts of data on your computer when you visit a website. Cookies do not contain any personally identifiable information about you and therefore cannot be used to identify you personally. Cookies assist us in tracking which of our features you like best, and also enable us to customize our content according to your preferences. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying your browser and Montana Senior News is viewable even if you disable the cookie function on your browser. However, if you disable cookies, some advanced and customized features will not be available to you.

2. What do we do with collected information?   We use the information we gathered about you to perform statistical, demographic and marketing analyses of users of Montana Senior News and to generally inform advertisers about the nature of our users. The information we gathered about you help us to better tailor our content to enhance your experience of navigating Montana Senior News.

(i.) Third party advertisers:   Some of the banner ads displayed in our web sites are provided by third parties. These ads contain cookies and may also contain web beacons.

3. What control do our readers have over their personal information?   You may unsubscribe to any of our online e-mail updates or newsletters by following the unsubscribe instructions in the body of any e-mail message. You may unsubscribe to any communications from Third Party Partners by following the opt-out procedures contained in the e-mail or written communication sent by the applicable Third Party Partner.

4. COPPA Compliance:   Montana Senior News does not collect or store any personal information about children under the age of 13. The content of our site might not be suitable for children under the age of 13, and which are not necessarily monitored. We encourage all parents and legal guardians to talk to their children under their care about online safety and monitor their children’s use of the Internet.

5. “Shine the Light” Law:   Montana Senior News is strongly committed to ensuring our readers the highest privacy security and providing a safe online experience. This Privacy Policy discloses the user information that Montana Senior News collects, how Montana Senior News collects the information, how Montana Senior News uses the information, the control Montana Senior News’ readers have over their personal information, and how Montana Senior News’ readers can protect their information.

6. Comments:   Montana Senior News allows Facebook comments on the site; however, Montana Senior News is not responsible for comments made by users on the site. Montana Senior News will try its best to moderate any lewd and inappropriate content made by users.

7. International Users:   Montana Senior News is hosted in the United States. If you access Montana Senior News from any other region with laws or regulations governing personal data collection, use, and disclosure that differ from the United States law, please be advised that any information you provide on our website will be transferred to the United States. By visiting our site and submitting information, you authorize this transfer, processing and use.

8. Changes to Montana Senior News’ Privacy Policy:   Montana Senior News’ Privacy Policy may be amended from time to time. Any such changes will be posted on this page. If we make a significant or material change in the way we use your personal information, the change will be posted on this page 30 days prior to taking effect and registered users will be notified via e-mail.

9. Contact information:   If you have any questions about our Privacy Policy, you may write to us directly if you wish to:

  1. Update or delete your contact information.
  2. Request that we stop sending you promotional (if any) or other information via e-mail. Please send such request to montsrnews@bresnan.net.
  3. You may also contact us at montsrnews@bresnan.net for any inquiry or request regarding our Privacy Policy or the handling of your personal information.

Mailing address:

Montana Senior News
PO Box 3363, Great Falls, Montana 59403.
Phone: 800-672-8477

Last updated: July 31, 2012