CareerConext is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement.
Since many of the financial services that we offer do require the collection of sensitive information, we want you to understand what types of information we are collecting and what may happen to that information.
1. COLLECTION OF INFORMATION
Information is collected from our users at several different points during your visit to CareerConext.com.
Qualification – During your visit at CareerConext you may be asked to provide information about your background, experience and skills. These may be used to create targeted job alerts of to match you with opportunities posted by our users and companies.
Optional Information – At various other points during your visit to CareerConext, you may be asked to provide information about yourself.
Passive Collection of Information – In addition to the information which you actively provide to CareerConext by methods described above, CareerConext collects information about how you interact with our site. CareerConext collects passive information for purposes such as testing and improving a user’s experience at the site and the compilation of broad aggregate demographic data and related usage information for internal purposes and for disclosure to third parties such as advertisers and content partners. The types of passive information collected by this site include, without limitation, your IP address, which type of browser you are using, where you go on our site, and how long you stay on any part of our site. Passive information does not identify you to CareerConext by name, and CareerConext does not link your IP address to your personally identifiable information.
Collection of Information from Children – CareerConext abides by federal law and the “Youth Privacy” guidelines set up by the Federal Trade Commission. Therefore, CareerConext will not knowingly collect any personal information from or allow the registration of young people under the age of 13.
2. USE OF INFORMATION
CareerConext may use your information you have provided in order to customize our site to your interests and enhance your overall experience at our site. CareerConext tries to recognize you using various methods, including having you log in with your e-mail address and your password. Once CareerConext recognizes you, pages, advertisements and other content is customized for you so that you can see what interests you the most. In addition, as described above, CareerConext utilizes passive information to learn more about how you interact with our site. This passive information may be combined with your other information for purposes such as testing and improving your experience at our site and the compilation of broad aggregate demographic data and related usage information for internal purposes and for disclosure to third parties such as advertisers and content partners. This aggregate passive information does not contain any personal information which can identify any individual user.
3. SHARING OF INFORMATION
General Policy – CareerConext understands how important your personal information is to you. Therefore, CareerConext does not share any information that can be tied to you without your permission. If you give your permission to allow third parties to contact you, personal information about you (such as your contact information and other information collected during your visit to CareerConext may be shared with data aggregators, marketers (possibly in the form of list rental), and other organizations. Regardless of your decision regarding the sharing of your personal information, we may share broad aggregate demographic data and related usage information with our business partners. This aggregate information does not contain any personal information which can identify any individual user.
Pre-Population – Occasionally CareerConext may present opportunities to complete forms or applications for various financial services both on our site and on our Partner’s Web sites. Sometimes, when these forms are presented, CareerConext will pre-populate the forms, both on CareerConext and on our Partner Web sites with some of your personal information, such as name, mailing address, phone-number, date of birth or other pieces of information. Even though, this information is pre-populated on a Partner’s Web site, that specific Partner will not have access to or store your personal information unless you choose to complete the form and submit the information. If you decide not to complete the form, the specific Partner will not have seen or recorded your personal information.
Third Party Service Providers – From time to time, CareerConext may decide that it is more efficient to use third parties to perform specific services, such as sending newsletters to CareerConext.com’s users. If we use a third party to provide specific services (such as sending newsletters to our users on our behalf), then information (such as contact information, applicable demographic information, or account information) may be shared with that party to the extent necessary for the third party to provide these services. These third party service providers are only allowed to use personally identifiable information for the purpose of providing the specific services requested by CareerConext. The third party services covered by this paragraph do not include links to third party sites found on our site, which are governed by a more specific provision (Links to Other Sites) below.
Disclosure to Law Enforcement and Similar Disclosures – While CareerConext strives to protect the personal information of our users, CareerConext will release personal information if required by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary or appropriate.
4. OTHER PROVISIONS
Disclaimer – CareerConext provides information on many topics. Some of this information is created by CareerConext and some of it is created by third parties. While our site strives to provide accurate expert advice, commentary and other information, CareerConext does not make any warranty regarding the accuracy, reliability or use of any information provided on this site, including calculators and other tools.
Other – In the event that CareerConext sells, assigns or transfers some or all of its business to a successor or acquirer, CareerConext may sell, assign or transfer all of your information, regardless of your opt status, to such successor or acquirer.