Revised Privacy Policy for Barron’s News (barronsnews.net)

Overview and Scope

At Barron’s News (barronsnews.net), we value your privacy and believe it is essential to provide you with transparency about how we collect and utilize your data. This Privacy Policy explains our data collection practices, including personal information, and outlines how we may share this information with third parties. It also covers your rights, choices, and how to contact us regarding our privacy practices.

Data We Collect

When you engage with our services, which includes accessing our websites, using our mobile applications (“Online Services”), contacting us, or interacting with us in any way, we collect personal information that can be used to identify you. This may include:

  • When you create an account, we collect information such as your first and last name, email address, username, and password. You may also provide additional information like your phone number, address, state, city, or ZIP code. We use this information to manage your account, respond to your requests, and communicate with you.
  • If you contact us with inquiries about our services or other topics, we use the personal information you provide, including your name, email, and telephone number, to address your queries or provide responses. We may also include you in our marketing communications to share relevant information. You can opt out of these communications by following the unsubscribe instructions in our messages.
  • Information Collected Automatically via our Online Services: Similar to many websites and applications, our Online Services automatically collect details about your device, browsing actions, and usage patterns, including traffic data, location data (if enabled), logs, and other communication data. We also collect information about your devices, Internet connection, IP address, operating system, and browser type. These technologies may also be used to track your online activities over time, both on our Online Services and on third-party websites (referred to as behavior tracking).

The technologies used for automated data collection may include cookies and web beacons. Cookies are small files placed on your computer’s hard drive, and you can adjust your browser settings to decline them. However, disabling cookies may limit your access to certain parts of our Online Services. Web beacons are electronic files within our Online Services that help us monitor website content popularity and verify system integrity.

The data we automatically collect is of a statistical nature and does not include personal information. However, we may combine it with personal information obtained through other means or from third-party sources to enhance our services, personalize your experience, and improve our user experience.

Third-Party Tracking

Third parties may also use cookies, web beacons, or other tracking technologies to collect information about your interactions with our Online Services. They may use this information for interest-based advertising or other targeted content. We do not control these third-party tracking technologies, so if you have questions about them, please contact the respective providers directly.

How We Use Your Information

The information we collect, whether provided by you or obtained through automated means, is used for various purposes, including:

  • Fulfilling the purposes for which it was provided.
  • Enhancing and customizing our services.
  • Managing and securing your account.
  • Responding to inquiries and providing support.
  • Personalizing your experience, delivering content and offers tailored to your interests.
  • Maintaining the security, safety, and integrity of our services.
  • Supporting product testing, research, analysis, and development.
  • Complying with legal obligations and government regulations.

Legal Grounds for Data Collection

The information we collect is used for the purposes outlined in this Privacy Policy and is based on legal grounds, including:

  • Your consent (where applicable).
  • Our legitimate business interests, which include managing our relationship with you, direct marketing, product development, fraud prevention, cybersecurity, and other general corporate operations.

Sharing Your Information

We share the information we collect as described in this Privacy Policy.

Access to Your Account

If you have created an account with us, you can access your personal information by logging in. If you encounter any issues or need assistance with accessing or deleting your account, please contact us at info@barronsnews.net.

Your Data Protection Rights

Depending on your place of residence and applicable law, you may have the following rights regarding your personal information:

  • The right to confirm if we process personal information about you and to obtain a copy of that information.
  • The right to request corrections or updates to inaccurate, incomplete, or outdated personal information.
  • The right to request the erasure of your personal information in specific circumstances.
  • The right to request restrictions on the use of your personal information in certain situations.
  • The right, where technically feasible, to have your personal information transferred to another company.
  • The right to withdraw consent for the processing of personal information.
  • The right to object to the processing of your personal information in specific circumstances.

To exercise these rights, please contact us at info@barronsnews.net. We will comply with your request as required by applicable law. If you are unsatisfied with our response, you can seek guidance from the data protection authority in your jurisdiction.

Information Security

We understand the importance of protecting your personal information and have implemented security measures to safeguard it. Despite our efforts, data transmission or storage cannot be guaranteed to be 100% secure.

Information Retention

We store your personal information on servers and cloud-based databases in the United States. We retain your data for the necessary duration to fulfill the purposes for which we collected it unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law.

Links to Other Websites and Social Networks

Our Online Services may include links to third-party websites and applications. We recommend reviewing their privacy policies and terms and conditions, as we are not responsible for their practices.

Children

Our Online Services are not intended for individuals under the age of 18, and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children.

International Data Transfer

Your personal information may be accessed, stored, and processed in countries different from your country of residence. By using our services, you acknowledge and consent to such international data transfers.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We may periodically update this Privacy Policy to ensure the ongoing protection of your information. Any changes will be posted on this page, and the revision date will be indicated at the top.

Contact Us

For general questions or comments about Barron’s News (barronsnews.net), please reach out to us at info@barronsnews.net. Your privacy is important to us, and we are committed to addressing any concerns you may have.