At PVBN.com, we are
committed to bring you information tailored to your individual wants
and needs. However, we also recognize the importance of protecting
personally identifiable information relating to you, our
readers/viewers. Please read on for more details about our privacy
PVBN.com does not collect personally identifying information about
individuals, except when specifically and knowingly provided by such
individuals. When you enter a contest or other promotional feature,
we may request your name, street, and e-mail address to aid in our
administration of the contest and to assist in contacting the
PVBN.com utilizes specialized "Server Software" to automatically
collect information about which pages each user visits as well as
the user's Internet Service Provider (e.g., aol.com). This
information is used for internal review, to tailor information to
individual visitors and for traffic audits.
Under no circumstances will we give specific, identifiable
information about our users to outside third parties. However, we
will, from time to time, provide advertisers or potential
advertisers with aggregated, anonymous information about our users.
In addition, any personally identifiable information provided by
subscribers as part of an advertiser promotion within PVBN.com may
be provided to such advertisers as needed for the reasonable
administration of the promotion.
PVBN.com discourages the use of "cookies" throughout the site.
"Cookies" are small pieces of information that are stored by your
browser on your computer's hard drive. Most Web browsers
automatically accept cookies, but you can usually change your
browser to prevent that. Even without a cookie, you can access and
enjoy virtually all of the features of our site.
A user's personally identifiable information (e.g., name, e-mail
address) may be required in certain instances. For example, if we
run competitions or contests on the site, you may be required to
provide information such as your address in order to participate.
The exact rules may vary in each case but the specific rules for any
contest will state how that information may be used. We may also use
personally identifiable information for marketing and promotional
purposes. PVBN.com may send you e-mail alerting you to new features,
products, promotions, or services pertaining to our site. Except as
personally identifiable information, will not be transferred to a
party outside PVBN.com unless stated at the time of collection.
We do not control the privacy policies of our business partners,
advertisers, sponsors or other sites to which we provide hyperlinks.
Users should also be aware that, when you voluntarily disclose
personal information in chat areas, bulletin boards, or other public
forums, such information may be collected by others and may result
in the receipt of unsolicited messages.
Children: Be sure to ask your parents for permission before you send
any information about yourself - like your name, address, or e-mail
address - over the Internet, to us or to anyone else and before
making any purchases online.
Parents: We encourage you to get involved with your children's
online usage and to be aware of the activities in which they are
participating. Any personally identifiable information collected by
PVBN.com from children (that we are aware are children) will be used
only for the internal use of PVBN.com. Such use may include market
research, prize verification, contest fulfillment or requests for
information or materials, and may sometimes be included in our
database. Such information will not be posted or published by us, or
provided to any third parties, without your prior consent. Anonymous
aggregated data is sometimes provided to other parties which we do
business with, for statistical and market research purposes as
described above. Finally you should be aware that if your child
voluntarily discloses his or her name, e-mail address, etc. within
various public forums (including bulletin boards and chat rooms),
such disclosures may result in unsolicited messages from other
The Internet is a fast-paced, quickly-changing environment. It is
critical that PVBN.com maintain its ability to rapidly adjust these
policies in the future. By using our Web site, you consent to the
collection and use of this information by PVBN.com. If we decide to
so that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we
use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it.
Thank you for your interest in our site. We hope you have continued
enjoyment, and please let us know if there are any questions we can
answer for you.
For more information contact:
One Town Square Blvd, Asheville, NC 28803 * 828-283-3510