BurrisInstitute.com collects user submitted information such as name, and email address, to authenticate users and to send notifications to those users relating to the BurrisInstitute.com service.
BurrisInstitute.com also logs non-personally-identifiable information including IP address, profile information, aggregate user data, and browser type, from users and visitors to the site. This data is used to manage the website, track usage and improve the website services. This non-personally-identifiable information may be shared with third-parties to provide more relevant services and advertisements to members. User IP addresses are recorded for security and monitoring purposes.
User Profile information including members' pictures and first names are displayed to people in order to facilitate user interaction in the BurrisInstitute.com social networking community. Email addresses are used for the purposes of inviting new friends to join BurrisInstitute.com, to add users to members' friends' networks, and to send notifications related to the service. With the exception of inviting friends, adding friends, and notifications, a user's email address is not shared or displayed to people within a user's personal network Users within a personal network communicate on BurrisInstitute.com with each other through the BurrisInstitute.com service, without disclosing their email addresses. To facilitate searching and finding friends and acquaintances on the service, BurrisConnect.com allows users to search for other members using first and last name, email address..
We may also use a user's email address to send updates, a newsletter or news regarding the service. Users may choose not to receive email of this type.
BurrisInstitute.com members can invite friends to join the service by sending invitation emails via our automated invitation system. BurrisInstitute.com stores the email addresses that members provide so that the respondents may be added to the friend's list of the member
You may prevent BurrisInstitute.com email newsletters and other messages from being sent to any email address you control by clicking on Contact and emailing us with BLOCK in the subject line. Please note that the email must come from the account you wish to block.
Chat Rooms, Journals and WebLogs, Message Boards, Classifieds and Public Forums
Please be aware that whenever you voluntarily post public information to Journals, WebLogs, Message Boards, or any other Public Forums that that information can be accessed by the public and can in turn be used by those people to send you unsolicited communications.
Correcting/Updating or Removing Information
BurrisInstitute.com users may modify or remove any of their personal information at any time by logging into their account and accessing features such as Edit Profile and Account Info.
BurrisInstitute.com member accounts are secured by member-created passwords BurrisInstitute.com takes precautions to insure that member account information is kept private. We use reasonable measures to protect member information that is stored within our database, and we restrict access to member information to those employees who need access to perform their job functions, such as our customer service personnel and technical staff. Please note that we cannot guarantee the security of member account information. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors may compromise the security of member information at any time
Sharing and Disclosure of Information BurrisInstitute.com Collects
Contacting the Web Site
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