Effective Date: May 1, 2013
Please read this Policy carefully before you use the Website. Throughout this Policy, unless otherwise specifically indicated, when we say “use of the Website” (or a similar phrase), this “use” includes visiting and browsing the Website, filling out a form on the Website, subscribing to our newsletter, and/or using any other features of the Website. When you use the Website, you signify that you have read, understand, and agree with all of the terms and conditions of this Policy. If you subscribe to our newsletter or fill out a form, you will also be required to click-to-agree to this Policy.
If you are acting on behalf of an entity, you represent and warrant that you have full authority to bind your entity to this Policy. If you do not have such authority or if you do not agree to all of the terms and conditions of this Policy, do not use our Website. You agree that this Policy is supported by reasonable and valuable consideration (which consideration includes your use of the Website), and you acknowledge your receipt of and the sufficiency of the consideration.
We reserve the right to revise this Policy at any time. We will post any new or revised Policy here, and you should review this Policy regularly to make sure you are aware of its terms. You can determine if this Policy has been revised since your last visit to the Website by referring to the effective date at the top of this Policy. Parr will also provide notification of significant changes to this Policy through the Site. Your use of the Website following such revisions to this Policy constitutes your acceptance of and agreement to the terms of this Policy, as revised by us. The revisions to this Policy will apply to the Personal Information and Automatically-Collected Information (each, defined below) collected on and after the date on which we post the revised Policy. We will keep prior versions of this Policy in an archive for your review upon your request.
What information do we collect?
Personal Information: We collect information from you when you subscribe to our newsletter, fill out a form, or otherwise actively provide information to us through the Website. The personally-identifiable information that we may collect includes information such as your name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number, or other information that could be used to contact you or identify you personally; details regarding your entity, if any; and information you submit in requests, comments, or questions to us. This type of information is collectively referred to in this Policy as “Personal Information.”
YOU DO NOT HAVE TO PROVIDE US WITH YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION TO BROWSE THE WEBSITE. YOU ARE NEVER UNDER ANY OBLIGATION TO PROVIDE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION TO US. However, if you do not provide your Personal Information, you will not be able to use certain features of the Website.
Automatically-Collected Information: As you navigate and browse the Website, we automatically collect and store information about your visit to and use of the Website, such as (i) your Internet Protocol (IP) address; (ii) the date and time of your visit, (iii) the duration of your visit; (iv) the type of browser and browser language you use; (v) the actions you take on the Website, such as the web pages viewed and links clicked; and (vi) the websites (if any) from which you linked to the Website and keywords, if any, you used to find the Website. This type of information is collectively referred to in this Policy as “Automatically-Collected Information.” We collect Automatically-Collected Information through the use of commonly-used information gathering tools, such as cookies, which are discussed in more detail below.
What do we use your information for?
Any of the Personal Information and Automatically-Collected Information we collect may be used in one or more of the following ways:
• To personalize your experience (your Personal Information and Automatically-Collected Information helps us to better respond to your individual needs, and we may combine your Personal Information and Automatically-Collected Information so we can provide personalized information to you)
• To improve our Website (we continually strive to improve our Website offerings based on the Personal Information and feedback we receive from you, as well as based on Automatically-Collected Information. For example, we use Automatically-Collected Information to track what our Website users look at most frequently so we can recognize and deliver more of the desired features, to analyze demographic data, and to help diagnose problems with the Website.)
• To process transactions that you initiate through the Website, such as to respond to any question you ask us through the Website or to process your entrance into any promotion through the Website.
• To contact you regarding your use of the Website.
• To send periodic emails and/or direct mailers for marketing purposes, in order to provide information regarding Parr and/or our promotions, events, or offers.
Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future marketing emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email. Or you may contact us via the contact information listed below to opt-out of receiving future marketing emails and/or direct mailers. If you request that we not send you marketing emails and/or direct mailers, we reserve the right to contact you for non-marketing purposes relating to your use of the Website.
• We use IP addresses to track and aggregate Automatically-Collected Information.
Yes, when you visit our Website, one or more cookies is(are) placed on your hard drive to make your interaction with the Website easy and meaningful. A cookie is a small file that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser, and the cookie assigns your computer a unique, random number that acts as a sort of anonymous ID. Standing alone, cookies do not personally identify you; rather, a cookie identifies the computer you use to access the Website. A cookie cannot read data off of your hard drive. Unless you choose to identify yourself to us through the Website, such as by filling out a form, you remain anonymous to us when merely browsing the Website; the cookie alone will not allow us to identify you personally.
Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you may be able to disable the acceptance of cookies at any time by changing the preferences in your browser. Most browsers also allow you to change the settings to require that the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie. If you disable your web browser’s ability to accept cookies, you will be able to browse the Website, but you may not be able to successfully use various features of the Website.
Third-Party Cookies and Website Analytics
We may contract with third-party service providers to assist us in better understanding our Website users and to provide targeted advertising to you. These third parties may track and analyze Website usage information. You may encounter cookies from these third parties on certain pages of the Website, which we have allowed. These third-parties are only given Automatically-Collected Information and are not given Personal Information of our Website users. The information we receive from these third-party service provides may be re-associated with your Personal Information after we receive it back from the third parties. These service providers are not permitted to use the information collected on our behalf except to help us conduct and improve our business.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, rent, trade, share, or otherwise transfer your Personal Information to third parties for their own uses. However, we do provide your Personal Information and Automatically-Collected Information to our agents so that they can perform services on our behalf, including assisting us in operating our Website, conducting our business, performing marketing services, and/or providing services to you. These parties are not authorized to use your information for any purpose other than as described here, and these parties are required to keep this information confidential.
Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Policy, we may release your Personal Information and Automatically-Collected Information, without your consent and without additional notice to you, when we reasonably believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, judicial proceeding, court order, or other legal process; to enforce this Policy or to protect, establish, or exercise our rights or defend against legal claims; or to protect our or others’ rights, property, or safety.
Correcting and Updating Your Personal Information
You may update or change your Personal Information by contacting us via the contact information shown below. If you request that your Personal Information be changed, we may still maintain your preexisting Personal Information for purposes of recordkeeping and to comply with our retention policy described below.
Third party links
This Policy applies only to the Personal Information and Automatically-Collected Information collected through the Website. Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include links to third-party websites, products, or services on our Website. For example, we link to the GE Capital Online Credit Application Center operated by GE Capital Retail Bank to allow homeowners to apply for credit. We do not own or control these third-party sites, products, or services. These third party sites may have separate and independent privacy policies, and we recommend that you review such policies to determine what information about you may be collected and used when you use the third-party sites. Your use of such third-party sites is not governed by this Policy. We have no responsibility or liability for the content of these linked sites or for the practices of the owners and operators of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our Website, and we welcome any feedback about these third-party sites to which we link on our Website.
Intended Users of the Website
The Website is intended for adults only. By using the Website, you affirm that you (i) are eighteen (18) years of age or older, or that you are between the ages of thirteen (13) and seventeen (17) and possess legal parental consent or guardian consent to use the Website and provide information through the Website; and (ii) have authority to agree to this Policy and are competent and capable of understanding and complying with this Policy. Our Website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older. We do not and will not knowingly (i) collect Personal Information of anyone under age 13 through the Website; (ii) permit submission of Personal Information by anyone under age 13 through the Website; (iii) contact children under age 13 for marketing purposes; or (iv) sell products or services to children under age 13.
This online Policy applies only to information collected through our Website and not to information collected offline.
Security; Legal Disclaimer
We use commercially-reasonable physical, technological, and managerial security measures to assist in protecting against the loss, misuse, unauthorized access to, and alteration of Personal Information and Automatically-Collected Information that is under our control. This includes the use of firewalls, intrusion detection, vulnerability scans, and other security measures.
Unfortunately, no data storage system or system of transmitting data over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. While we employ reasonable measures to protect your information, we cannot guarantee or warrant that unauthorized third parties will not defeat those measures or use your non-public information for improper purposes. As a result, we cannot guarantee the security of our servers or any Personal Information or Automatically-Collected Information provided to us in connection with your use of the Website.
Retention and Storage
We may retain Personal Information and Automatically-Collected Information in our databases as long as is required to fulfill the purposes described in this Policy, and in accordance with any existing document retention policies and applicable laws. This period may extend beyond your relationship with us, but it will only be as long as is necessary, in our discretion, to collect any fees owed; to comply with any applicable law, rule, regulation, or guideline; to prevent fraudulent activity; to enforce this Policy; to resolve disputes; to protect ourselves against liability; and to allow us to pursue available remedies and limit any damages we may sustain.
Information or Content You Post to the Blog
As part of the Website, we offer one or more blogs or other areas where users can post information or content to the Website for public viewing. Any information or content you post to such blog(s) or other areas for public viewing is not subject to this Policy, and you should be aware that such information and content may be made broadly available to the public.
If any part of this Policy is determined to be invalid, unenforceable, or illegal pursuant to applicable law, then the invalid, unenforceable, or illegal provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable, and legal provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision, and the remainder of this Policy shall continue in full force and effect.
If there are any questions regarding this Policy, you may contact us using the information below.
5630 Northwest Century Boulevard
Hillsboro, Oregon 97124