Big Monkey Group and its subsidiaries; Weston Ranch Monthly, Brookside Monthly, Spanos Park Monthly and Lodi Monthly (herein referred to as "we," "us," or "our") are strongly committed to protecting the privacy of our users and we comply with both the United States Federal Law S. 877 CAN-SPAM Act of 2003 as well as the California Online Privacy Protection Act of 2004.
Our sites occasionally have third party agents, subsidiaries, affiliates and joint ventures that perform certain functions on our behalf. They may have access to personal information needed to perform their designated function and are contractually obligated and bound to maintain the confidentiality and security of personal data. Third parties are restricted from using or in any way altering data other than their expressed contractual function to provide services to our sites.
An IP Address is a number assigned to the computer that is requesting a web page from one of our sites. Usually it is not your personal computer, but a computer used by your internet service provider or other company network. Our sites use IP Addresses to help diagnose potential problems with our servers, to administer our websites and to report and collect aggregate non-personal information. We do not associate IP Addresses with records containing personal information and cannot use IP Address tracking to retrieve personal information from your computer.
The information we collect from your IP Address includes:
- The IP Address of the computer making the request
- The URL that is being requested
- The date and time of the request
- The referring URL
- The browser type and operating system used to make the request
Our sites may require registration for the use of certain features, products or services. Our site registrations are used solely for the user to gain access to certain products, services and features provided by us to our users. Our sites registration forms require users to give us their email address and have the ability to store other information such as address, phone number and zip code, plus any other information you may voluntarily choose to enter including site and newsletter preferences. As always, you may opt out of receiving future mailings at any time by following the necessary links.
Email Newsletter and Services:
Message Boards and Blogs:
Giveaways, Contests and Surveys:
Links to Other Sites:
Any and all commerce transactions conducted through our sites are made with a secured server. Our commerce partner ensures the security of any personal information given therein. Those security measures, policies and practices are in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our commerce partners control provided through certain features, products and services on our websites. Any financial information provided by users is sent via a secure server and encrypted for user protection.
Our sites are not oriented towards children and do not target them as an audience, nor do we utilize age requirements, screen for age or otherwise impede any legal access to any of our sites. However, some or all of our websites may contain mature content and are intended for an adult or mature audience. Children under the age of thirteen (13) should be closely monitored when using our sites or should be restricted from using our site altogether. It is our belief that children should get their parent's or guardian's permission before using the internet or giving out any personal information. It is the parent or guardian's responsibility to monitor their children's usage of the internet. We encourage parents and guardians to take an active role in their child's internet experience.
Big Monkey Group or any of our partnered divisions, sites or affiliates may be asked to disclose personal information by law enforcement officials or judicial authorities or to provide personal and identifiable information to the appropriate governmental authorities when required to do so or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary. We will disclose personal and identifiable information upon receipt of a court order, subpoena or at our discretion in order to cooperate with a law enforcement investigation without prior notice to you. In addition, we will do what is legally necessary to defend and protect our rights and property. We, our partnerships, divisions and affiliates reserve the right to share personal identifiable information to cooperate with law enforcement agencies where applicable in identifying those who use our services for illegal activities. We reserve the right to report to law enforcement agencies any activities that we believe to be unlawful and to prosecute, to the fullest extent of the law, any and all activities that infringe on our legal rights and properties.
Governing Law/ Sale of the Company:
The laws of the United States of America govern our sites, In the event of a sale of any of our sites, divisions or of a substantial portion of any of our assets, the email database and all use information may accrue to the new owners. Your personal identifiable information will be governed by this policy and any amended or revised provisions contained therein.
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of our sites or your dealings with our sites, you may contact us.