or documents referenced therein, govern and explain what information we collect, how we may collect
and process it, and how and to who is may be disclosed by us. By using AdTheory.com (the “website,
“we”, “us”, or “our”) you are giving your content to our use of your information in accordance with
Applicability of Policy and Third-Party Properties
third party website, webpage, or service you may visit, including those linked to and displayed on
this site. Should you click any link that directs you to a third party website or service, or supply
your information to a third party website or service that is displayed within our website, you are
encourage you to review the privacy policies put in place by those third parties to govern their
websites and services.
We May Collect Your Personal Information in These Ways
1. When you provide us with it. We may collect your personal
information in the event that you submit an inquiry form or otherwise provide your information to
us, including, but not limited to, your name, contact information, employment, educational history,
military status, and/or other information.
2. From third parties. We may collect your personal information from
third parties including, but not limited to, websites which publish our ads and offers, and other
online and offline services such as identity verification services, and/or other service providers
and vendors. We may combine such information with any other information that you have provided.
3. Automatically. We may collect your personal information
automatically during interactions with our website, using cookies and other technologies as
We May Collect These Types of Information
- Personally identifiable information that you provide: Personally identifiable information
is any kind of information that is unique and identifying to you. Examples of the types of
personally identifiable information you may provide include, but are not limited to, your name,
email, telephone, zip code, educational history, employment information, military status, and
other information that you may provide to us. You may opt out of providing us with such
information; however, some of our services and certain parts of our website may be inaccessible.
- Other information we may collect: We may automatically collect information about you and
your interaction with our Website, and any advertisements or other promotional content using
technologies such as cookies and web beacons, as well as via our server’s log files. Examples of
information we may collect using such technologies include browser information, your device’s IP
address, clicks of our advertisements, the pages you visited, the web URL you came from, date
and time stamps, and other navigational and interaction information. This information may not
always be personally identifiable; however, we may combine it with other information including
personally identifiable information such as you name, email, or any other information that could
be used to identify you.
We May Use and Share The Information We Collect in These Ways
We may use and share with third parties the information that we collect about
you in any manner and for any purpose that is permitted by law. The may include, but is not limited
to, disclosing to third parties (with or without remuneration) any personally identifiable
information that we collect for their marketing purposes. After we have provided your information to
a third party, we are not in control or responsible for that third party’s use or disclosure of that
information. The following are examples of how and with whom we may share the information we
- With universities or other educational institutions;
- With any third parties connected with processing or fulfilling requests or inquiries for such
- With companies for their own marketing purposes which may include contacting you in order to
offer you their products or services, or the products or services of other third parties;
- With companies who may resell, exchange or otherwise provide your information to other
businesses for various marketing purposes, including to contact you with offers regarding third
party products or services;
- With call centers that we have engaged in order to contact you regarding your requests for
information about education and secondary degrees;
- With advertisers who promotional content we publish and/or display on our website, and any other
third parties connected with such activities;
- With any service providers we use to provide us with any services that support our business
- In response to any requests from government or regulatory agencies, court order, subpoena, or as
we otherwise determine, in our discretion to be required or permitted in connect with any law,
rule, or regulation;
- As we determine to be necessary or desirable to protect our business, rights, safety, assets, or
property or those of you or any third party; to limit our liability; to protect our interests or
those of your or a third party; or in connection with enforcing our Terms of Service and/or
other rules; and
- In connection with any sale or other transaction related to our business.
How to Opt-Out of Certain Sharing of Your Information
We may immediately or at a later time share any personal information that we
may collect for direct marketing purposes. You may opt-out of the sharing of your personal
information for direct marketing purposes by sending a request to [email protected]
Browser Cookies and Other Technologies
Cookies are a technology that allows us to store information about your
visits to our website. This allows us to provide personalized content, keep track of our marketing,
track your interactions with our content, and gather information about such interactions. We may
send cookies to our business partners and service providers when you visit our website, click on one
of our advertisements, or otherwise interact with our content. We may use a combination of session
cookies, which terminate upon you closing your browser, and persistent cookies, which will remain on
your computer until you delete them. You may choose to decline cookies if your browser permits.
However, doing so may make some of our services or parts of our website inaccessible. If you have
questions regarding disabling cookies, you should consult your browser’s manufacturer.
Additionally, we may track your use of our website, advertisements, and any
other content through web beacons (sometimes called pixel tags or clear gifs). We may use web
beacons for various purposes including helping us to improve our website, services, and
Targeted Advertisements and Analytics Services
We may maintain relationships with one or more third party advertising and
analytics services providers who may place advertisements and other promotional content on our
behalf on other websites, as well as perform related tracking and reporting functions for those
websites and our advertisements. Additionally, they may place third party advertisements on our
website. Information collected includes, but is not limited to, information about websites you’ve
visited and any advertisements you have interacted with, the IP address of your device, a timestamp,
your internet service provider, and the browser you are using to visit this website. Such
information may be used for purposes such as delivering advertisements (from us and other companies)
targeted based on your preferences and interested, and better understanding your usage and
visitation of our site as well as the other websites tacked by these service providers. To learn
more about targeted advertising and analytics services, as well as your choices relating to these,
including how to opt-out of certain third part ads, advertising networks, and ad servers, you may
visit the NAI Consumer Opt-Out
Page and the Google’s information page.
Your Choices Regarding the Collection of Your Information
- Information You Provide. You can always choose not to provide us with your information,
personally identifiable or otherwise. This may result in some of our services or parts of our
website being inaccessible.
- Opting Out of Our Promotional Emails. You may choose to opt-out from receiving our
marketing and promotional emails at any time by using the opt-out mechanism noted within such
emails (may be referred to as “unsubscribe”), or by submitting such a request to [email protected]m.
Please allow up to 10 business days for processing of your opt-out request. Also, please be
aware that choosing to opt-out of promotional emails from us will only affect any future
communications. In the event that we have already providing your information to a third party
prior to you electing to opt-out or updating your information, you may need to opt-out of email
communication from that third party as well.
- Turning Off Cookies. If you would prefer not to accept our cookies, you can do so by
adjusting your browser settings to decline cookies. Please note that this may result in some of
our services and parts of our website being inaccessible.
- NAI Opt-Out. Certain third party advertising services providers that we use may collect
information about you using cookies and other technologies in connection with their targeted
advertising programs. To learn more about this and how to opt-out of targeted advertising
practices, please refer to the Targeted advertisements and analytics services section above.
Privacy of Children
This website is intended for use by general audiences and is not intended for
persons under the age of 13. In the event that we learn that we have inadvertently collected
personal information about a child under the age of 13, we will delete it. If you believe that a
child under the age of 13 has interacted with out content and as such we have collected personal
information on that child, please contact us per the information provided below.
advance notice. We encourage you to regularly check with page for updates and changes. Any updated
Personal Information Transferred and Processed in the U.S.
We operate this website within the United States and it is intended for use
by those in the U.S. As such the data protection and privacy laws of the U.S. apply, which may
differ substantially from those in other locations. If you are located outside of the U.S., you
understand and acknowledge that we may collection information that is transferred to and processed
in the U.S., and you consent to such activities.
Should you have questions, comments, or any other inquiries regarding our
website or this notice, please contact us by email at: [email protected]
Alternatively, you may send your questions, comments, or other inquiries to
our mailing address:
3052 NW Merchant Way
Bend, OR 97701