Farnham + Company Online Privacy Statement
Farnham + Company believes that the responsible use of personal information collected on its Web site is critical to its business objectives and reputation. As part of our commitment to privacy, we have adopted this Online Privacy Statement. The extent and type of information we receive from you on our external Web site depends on the information you provide to us through our contact mailboxes and/or through the registration processes on our site.
We only use your personally identifiable information to respond to your requests and to provide you with information about Farnham + Company’s services, unless we obtain your permission to use your personal information for other purposes. For example, if you send us an e-mail message requesting information about Farnham + Company, we will use your e-mail address and other information you supply to respond to your request. If we intend to use your personal information to inform you about other Farnham + Company services, we will notify you and give you an opportunity to decline to receive such communications. If you send us a resume or curriculum vitae (CV) to apply online for a position with Farnham + Company, we will use the information provided to match you with available opportunities.
Web site may invite you to register and provide information about yourself. We use the information you provide to personalize your online experience and to deliver the content most suited to your needs. Our Web site may also provide an opportunity for you to update your registration information should you no longer wish to receive information from us.
In addition, “cookies” (i.e., small text files placed on your computer when you first visit the site) are used on our Web site. Most browsers now recognize when a cookie is offered and permit you to refuse or accept it. If you are not sure whether your browser has this capability, you should check with the software manufacturer, your company’s technology help desk or your Internet Service Provider.
Cookies are primarily used to enhance your online experience and are not used to track the navigational habits of identified visitors, unless we obtain your permission to do so. If you visit our site to read or download information, such as news stories or articles, much of the information we do collect is statistical only (e.g., the domain from which you access the Internet, the date and time you access our site, and the Internet address of the Web site from which you linked directly to our site) and not personally identifiable. We use this information about the number of visitors and their use of the site in aggregate form to make our site more useful and attractive to you.
If you subscribe to newsletters from Farnham + Company (e.g., Info Alert), we may be able to confirm the e-mail addresses of subscribers who have clicked on URLs embedded in our message content; we collect this information to gauge user interest and to make future newsletters more useful by customizing the content provided to you.
The personal information you provide to us will be retained only for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which the information was collected or as required by law. We do not share personal information with third parties except as necessary to carry out our business or as required by law or other legal processes, and we never sell your personal information. Furthermore, personal data collected by Farnham + Company may be transferred to other member firms of Farnham + Company International where it is necessary to meet the purpose for which you have submitted the information. By submitting data through Farnham + Company electronically, you are providing explicit consent to trans-border transmission of data collected via Farnham + Company’s Web site.
In addition, Farnham + Company has technological and operational security policies and procedures in place to protect your personally identifiable information from loss, misuse, alteration or unintentional destruction. Our personnel who have access to the data have been trained to maintain the confidentiality of such information.
Farnham + Company understands the importance of protecting children’s privacy, especially in an online environment. Our site is not intentionally designed for or directed at children under the age of 13 years. It is our policy never to knowingly collect or maintain information about anyone under the age of 13.