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Blastfast LLC (DBA as www.College-Connecting.com) Respects Your Privacy
Types of Information We Collect or Maintain About Consumers
Personally Identifiable Information
PII is information that allows Blastfast LLC to identify and communicate with an individual consumer. Through the use of this, Blastfast LLC may collect or maintain the following PII about consumers:
- First and Last Name
- Physical Address
- Email Address
- Phone Number
- Fax Number
- Annual Income
- Any other PII the user submits during the course of normal correspondence with Blastfast LLC or its third party and/or affiliate companies.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information
Non-personally identifiable information is information collected by Blastfast LLC in the normal course of operating its business that does not reveal the specific identity of the consumer. This data records a consumer's activity either on the Blastfast LLC (www.College-Connecting.com) website or within a Blastfast LLC-initiated email. Types of non-personally identifiable information collected include:
- IP Address
- Consumer click-stream data;
- Consumer email-open data;
- Aggregate click-stream data provided to Blastfast LLC by third-party companies.
Blastfast LLC places the highest value on the privacy of children. Blastfast LLC does not knowingly accept PII from children under the age of 13.
How We Use Consumer PII
Consumer PII collected on this site.
Blastfast LLC will not sell, rent, or lease PII collected on this site to unaffiliated companies except as detailed in this policy. Affiliated companies are companies under common ownership.
Blastfast LLC will use consumer PII collected on this site to contact the consumer in response to consumer-initiated inquiries, to provide services requested by the consumer, to inform consumers of other companies' products or services, to alert consumers to changes in services or features, and to provide consumers with requested information regarding Blastfast LLC or our services. Blastfast LLC may share this PII with service providers who assist us with our marketing efforts, but those service providers will not use this PII for their own marketing purposes and are prohibited by contract from sharing this PII with any party other than Blastfast LLC Blastfast LLC will also share PII with third parties when necessary to complete a consumer-initiated transaction; these third parties may contact the consumer directly in an effort to provide the goods or services requested by the consumer.
Blastfast LLC may use data-enhancement providers to augment data provided to us by consumers on this site. Data-enhancement providers will not use the data for any purpose other than to provide the enhancement information to Blastfast LLC, and are prohibited by contract from sharing that PII with any party other than Blastfast LLC Blastfast LLC may, in order to provide the highest level of service, use data collected through affiliated organizations to enhance the data we collect on this site.
Blastfast LLC may also share PII in the following limited circumstances: (1) upon receipt of a properly authorized and authenticated governmental request for information; (2) in response to a subpoena or a court order, (3) to comply with relevant laws; (4) in response to an investigation of fraud regarding a specific consumer, or (5) in an effort to safeguard the person or property of a Blastfast LLC employee or a third party.
Blastfast LLC may employ "cookies" to help customize your access to the website, and for the delivery of targeted advertisements. A cookie is a piece of data stored on your hard drive containing information about you. Cookies have many benefits to enhance your experience at our website and to facilitate the receipt of targeted advertisements.
In addition, for the purpose of formatting and delivering future campaigns, Blastfast LLC may employ pixel tags (also known as clear gifs) to track: 1) the pages that our users visit on affiliate and/or partner websites; and 2) user opens of, and clicks on, our targeted email advertising. We reserve the right to employ user source information, including applicable category and interest(s), for the marketing of targeted e-mail messages. This source information may be shared with our third party marketing partners. Blastfast LLC reserves the right to retain cookie and pixel tag data indefinitely.
Group and Aggregate Data
Blastfast LLC reserves the right to provide aggregate or group data about Blastfast LLC users for lawful purposes. Aggregate or group data is data that describes the demographics, usage, or characteristics of Blastfast LLC participants as a group, without disclosing PII.
Right to Contact Via Telephone
In addition, by registering at the website, you agree that such act constitutes an inquiry and/or application for purposes of the Amended Telemarketing Sales Rule (16 CFR §310 et seq.), as amended from time to time (the “Rule”). Notwithstanding that your telephone number may be listed on the Federal Trade Commission's Do-Not-Call List, we reserve the right to contact you via telemarketing in accordance with the Rule.
We endeavor to safeguard and protect our users' information. When users submit information at the website, such information is protected both online and offline. The servers in which we store PII are kept in a secure physical environment. Blastfast LLC has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of personal information under our control. Please be advised that, although we take reasonable technological precautions to protect your data, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Therefore, Blastfast LLC cannot warrant that your information will be absolutely secure. Any transmission of data at or through our website is at your own risk. However, access to your information is strictly limited, and not accessible to the public.
Consumers wishing to review PII collected by Blastfast LLC on this site should write to Blastfast LLC Privacy Department; PO Box 8194, Atlanta, GA 31106-0194. Blastfast LLC may take reasonable steps to confirm the identity of the consumer in an effort to prevent identity theft.
Your California Privacy Rights
California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits California residents who have provided PII to Blastfast LLC to request certain information regarding Blastfast LLC’s disclosure of PII to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. Within thirty days of receiving such a request, we will provide a list of the categories of PII disclosed to third parties for third-party direct marketing purposes during the immediately preceding calendar year, along with the names and addresses of these third parties. This request may be made no more than once per calendar year. We reserve our right not to respond to requests submitted other than to the address specified in this section.
PO Box 8194
Atlanta, GA 31106-0194