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Contrix Inc. Gateway Program Privacy Policy

Effective Date of Policy: July 24th, 2012

This site is operated by Contrix Inc., on behalf of F+W Media, Inc., hereinafter all collectively referred to as the “Site.” By visiting the Site, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

Acceptance of Contrix’s Practices

This website (collectively, the “Site”) is operated by Contrix Inc. (“Contrix”) under license of F+W Media, Inc. (the “Publisher”). Contrix is a third party that the Publisher has engaged to solicit, process and forward magazine subscription orders on the Publisher's behalf. Contrix is not the Publisher.

By visiting the Site, you are accepting the practices described in this privacy policy, as it may be amended from time to time, regarding how Contrix, as the Site operator, may collect and treat information about you as you use the Site. As between Contrix and the Publisher, all information collected is owned exclusively by the Publisher, and may be shared by Contrix with the Publisher or any third party designated by the Publisher (a “Designated Third Party”). Notwithstanding the foregoing, Contrix is entitled to analyze certain collected data in the aggregate and any such analysis shall be the exclusive property of Contrix.

This privacy policy does not describe or govern what the Publisher or any Designated Third Party may do with information that Contrix shares with them. To learn how the Publisher and/or Designated Third Parties may treat such information, please see the section of this privacy policy entitled “Publishers and Designated Third Parties” link.

Attention Kids and Parents

If you are under the age of 13 (12 or younger), you may view content on the Site, but you may not order any magazine subscription or participate in any other activity that would allow you to provide information about yourself through the Site. The Site will not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from any child under the age of 13.

General Usage Information Collected from All Visitors

The Site may collect certain usage information from all of its users (including but not limited to information regarding their browsers, IP addresses, general demographics, Site pages visited, time spent on various Site pages, and sites visited before the Site (if any)). This information may be collected using, among other things, cookies, server logs and third party tracking solutions. All such information may be shared with third parties. Some of this information could be used to personally identify users of the Site.

Additional Information Collected during the Ordering and Support Process

The Site collects certain specific personally identifiable information that users provide through certain interactions such as ordering or updating magazine subscriptions through the Site (including but not limited to names, addresses, telephone numbers, credit card information, email addresses in certain instances, and communications).

Publishers and Designated Third Parties

Contrix need not restrict the Publisher or any Designated Third Party as to how either shall treat information that Contrix shares with them. Contrix makes no representation or warranty as to, and shall not be liable for, how the Publisher or any Designated Third Party will treat any information Contrix shares with them. To access the Publisher’s privacy policy, please click the Publisher Privacy Policy Link below or contact Contrix at the address listed at the bottom of this privacy policy in the event that this link is not functional.

Publisher Privacy Policy Link: http://www.fwmedia.com/privacytop

Service Providers

Contrix may use third party partners to help operate the Site and deliver Contrix’s products and services. Contrix may share any information it collects with its affiliates, service providers and other third parties that provide products or services for or through the Site (such as site or database hosting companies, address list hosting companies, e-mail service providers, analytics companies, distribution companies, fulfillment companies and other similar service providers that use such information on Contrix’s or the Publisher’s behalf).top

Exceptional Circumstances

Notwithstanding anything to the contrary, with respect to all users of the Site, Contrix may disclose any information it collects: (i) to satisfy any law, regulation, government request or court order; (ii) if such disclosure is necessary or appropriate to operate the Site; (iii) if such disclosure is required pursuant to the audit provisions of any contract; or (iv) to protect the rights or property of Contrix or its users, sponsors, providers, licensors, merchants or publishers. The Site also reserves the right to reject any order or to request additional information from any customer or user.top

Business Transfers

In the event that Contrix or substantially all of its assets or the assets related to the Site are acquired by one or more third parties as a result of a merger, sale, consolidation, liquidation or business combination, Contrix’s rights with regard to any information that is collected in connection with the Site may be one of the transferred assets.top

Notification of Changes

Contrix reserves the right to make changes to this privacy policy at any time. If Contrix changes this privacy policy, Contrix will post its changes on the Site by identifying them as changes to the previous privacy policy. Contrix will identify those changes for at least 60 days so that you are always aware of what information Contrix collects, how Contrix uses it, and under what circumstances, if any, Contrix may disclose it.

This privacy policy does not govern or describe how the Publisher or any Designated Third Party may change its respective privacy policy, or how you will be deemed to have agreed to any such change(s). To learn how the Publisher may update its privacy policy and how you will be deemed to have agreed to any change(s), please click here (http://www.fwmedia.com/privacy), or contact Contrix at the address listed below in the event that this link is not functional.top

Questions

If you have any questions about this privacy policy, please contact Contrix’s Privacy Department at:

Contrix Inc.
Attn: Gateway Marketing Program
Privacy Department
110 E 42nd St
Suite 1311
New York, NY 10017top