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Your Privacy is Important

At Salsa By The Bay, we recognize that the privacy of your personal information is important. Here you will find information on what types of personal information we receive and collect when you use and visit SalsaByTheBay.com, and how we safeguard your information.

Log Files

As with most other websites, we collect and use the data contained in log files. The information in the log files include your IP (internet protocol) address, your ISP (internet service provider, such as AOL or Shaw Cable), the browser you used to visit our site (such as Internet Explorer or Firefox), the time you visited our site and which pages you visited throughout our site.

Cookies and Web Beacons

We do use cookies to store information, such as your personal preferences when you visit our site. This could include showing you targeted advertisements or the ability to login to use some of our features.

We also use third party advertisements on SalsaByTheBay.com to support our site. Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on our site, which will also send these advertisers (such as Google through the Google AdSense program) information including your IP address, your ISP , the browser you used to visit our site, and in some cases, whether you have Flash installed. This is generally used for geotargeting purposes (showing New York real estate ads to someone in New York, for example) or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing cooking ads to someone who frequents cooking sites).

DoubleClick DART cookies

We also may use DART cookies for ad serving through Google’s DoubleClick, which places a cookie on your computer when you are browsing the web and visit a site using DoubleClick advertising (including some Google AdSense advertisements). This cookie is used to serve ads specific to you and your interests (”interest based targeting”). The ads served will be targeted based on your previous browsing history (For example, if you have been viewing sites about visiting Las Vegas, you may see Las Vegas hotel advertisements when viewing a non-related site, such as on a site about hockey). DART uses “non personally identifiable information”. It does NOT track personal information about you, such as your name, email address, physical address, telephone number, social security numbers, bank account numbers or credit card numbers. You can opt-out of this ad serving on all sites using this advertising by visiting http://www.doubleclick.com/privacy/dart_adserving.aspx

You can choose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings, or by managing preferences in programs such as Norton Internet Security. However, this can affect how you are able to interact with our site as well as other websites. This could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts.

Deleting cookies does not mean you are permanently opted out of any advertising program. Unless you have settings that disallow cookies, the next time you visit a site running the advertisements, a new cookie will be added.

Google Analytics Demographics & Interest Reporting

We use Google Analytics Demographics tracking on our site to collect non-identifiable, demographic information about our visitors. This information is not personally identifiable and is strictly confidential, and is only used internally to help improve the quality of our site and content to better match the needs of our visitors.

Our Google Analytics tracking code supports Display Advertising, which means your non-identifiable demographic information can be used to target ads to your across Google’s display network. If you would like to opt-out of such personalized advertising, you may do so at any time by customizing your Google Display Network Ads Settings.

We do not facilitate the merging of personally-identifiable information with non-personally identifiable information collected by the Display Advertising features of the DoubleClick cookie. All demographic information is strictly anonymous.

Personal Information

We do not store or collect any type of personal information (name, phone number, e-mail, etc.) aside from what you provide us when you fill out a form, send us an e-mail, or purchase a product. This information is strictly confidential, and is solely used internally to respond to your feedback. We at Salsa By The Bay will never sell your personal information or divulge it to unauthorized 3rd parties.

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