CT Dollars and Sense Website
Information Collected on Our Website
If you merely download material or browse through the Website, our servers may automatically collect certain information from you which may include: (a) the name of the domain and host from which you access the Internet; (b) the browser software you use and your operating system; and (c) the Internet address of the website from which you linked to the Website. The information we automatically collect may be used to improve the Website to make it as useful as possible for our visitors; and, such information may be tied to the personal information you choose to provide to us.
NOTICE TO CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 13 AND THEIR PARENTS OR LEGAL GUARDIANS: IF YOU ARE UNDER THE AGE OF 13 AND WOULD LIKE TO CONTACT US PLEASE DO SO THROUGH YOUR PARENTS OR LEGAL GUARDIANS. WE DO NOT KNOWINGLY COLLECT PERSONAL INFORMATION FROM CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 13. IF YOU ARE UNDER THE AGE OF 13, DO NOT SEND US ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS, NAME AND/OR CONTACT INFORMATION.
Disclosure of Personal Information to Third Parties
We do not sell or rent the personal information you choose to provide to us to any third party. Also, we will not disclose the personal information you provide to us to any third party without your consent, except (a) as required by law; (b) to service providers where the disclosure will enable that party to perform business, professional or technical support; and (c) to the following Website participants: Connecticut Office of Higher Education, the Connecticut Office of Consumer Protection, and the Connecticut Department of Banking.
We may be required to disclose personal information in response to valid legal process, such as a search warrant, subpoena, or court order, or pursuant to the Connecticut Freedom of Information Act.
We may send you informational materials such as newsletters by email or postal mail when you submit addresses via the Website. By your using the Website and providing you email or postal mail addresses, you are consenting to our sending you such informational materials. If you do not want to receive information materials, please select ‘unsubscribe’ and follow the procedure or send an email with your name, mailing address and email address to firstname.lastname@example.org. When we receive your request, we will take reasonable steps to remove your name from such lists.
Links to Other Websites
We are not responsible for the practices or policies of the websites linked to or from the Website, including without limitation their privacy practices or policies. If you elect to use a link that accesses another party’s website, you will be subject to that website’s practices and policies.
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.
January 27, 2021