Privacy Statement for Bernard Company

Personal Identification Information

We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, place an order, subscribe to the newsletter, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on bernardwatch.com.

Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, mailing address, phone number, credit card information. Users may, however, visit bernardwatch.com anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain bernardwatch.com related activities.

Non-personal Identification Information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with bernardwatch.com. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to bernardwatch.com, such as pages visited, your IP address, the operating system and the internet service providers utilized and other similar information.

Web Browser Cookies

Bernardwatch.com may use "cookies" to enhance User experience. User's web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. User may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the bernardwatch.com may not function properly.

How We Use Collected Information

Bernard Company may collect and use Users personal information for the following purposes:

  • - To improve customer service
    Information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.
  • - To personalize user experience
    We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on bernardwatch.com.
  • - To process payments
    We may use the information Users provide about themselves when placing an order only to provide service to that order. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to provide the service.
  • - To send periodic emails
    We may use the email address to send User information and updates pertaining to their order. It may also be used to respond to their inquiries, questions, and/or other requests. If User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or User may contact us via bernardwatch.com.
How We Protect Your Information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on bernardwatch.com.

Sensitive and private data exchange between the bernardwatch.com and its Users happens over a SSL secured communication channel and is encrypted and protected with digital signatures. Bernardwatch.com is also in compliance with PCI vulnerability standards in order to create as secure of an environment as possible for Users.


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Retargeting Advertising

As you browse bernardwatch.com, advertising cookies will be placed on your computer so that we can understand what you are interested in. Our display advertising partners, AdRoll and Google, then enable us to present you with retargeting advertising on other sites based on your previous interaction with bernardwatch.com. The techniques our partners employ do not collect personal information such as your name, email address, postal address or telephone number.

You can visit this page to opt out of AdRoll and their partners' targeted advertising. Then look for the heading Opt Out / Opt In and then "Click here to adjust your advertising preferences".

You can visit this page to opt out of Google advertising.

Sharing Your Personal Information

We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above.

Changes To This Privacy Policy

Bernard Company has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your Acceptance Of These Terms

By using this bernardwatch.com, you signify your acceptance of this policy and terms of service. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use bernardwatch.com. Your continued use of the bernardwatch.com following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which Bernard Company collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a "User") of the http://www.bernardwatch.com website ("bernardwatch.com"). This privacy policy applies to the bernardwatch.com and all products and services offered by Bernard Company.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us at:
Bernard Company
http://www.bernardwatch.com
3834 Spicewood Springs Rd. Suite 201 Austin, Texas 78759
512-342-2229
info@bernardwatch.com

This document was last updated on January 04, 2013