Privacy Notice

E. Penn Biker Inc. & the East Coast Biker Magazine respects the privacy all of its readers. Because we may change the website content or services at any time and without notice, our Privacy Policy may change at any time in the future.  We will only use personal information in the manner described in the Privacy Statement in effect when the information was collected from you.  We encourage you to periodically review this Privacy Statement to stay informed about the East Coast Biker Magazine’s policies to protect the personal information that we collect. 

Information Collected by the East Coast Biker Magazine

The information that the East Coast Biker receives, and how we use it, depends on what you do when visiting our website. The East Coast Biker Magazine collects and uses your non-personal information (information that is not identifiable to you personally) differently than your personal information.

Non-Personal Information
The East Coast Biker website does not automatically collect certain non-personal information from its visitors, such as the name of the Internet service provider and the Internet Protocol (IP) address through which you access the Internet; the date and time you access the website; the pages that you access while at the website; and the Internet address of any third-party website from which you linked directly to our website.  We may track the number of users who visit areas of the website for internal use, but this tracking will not identify users.

Personal Information
For personal information, the East Coast Biker website will prompt you to voluntarily provide such information if and when it is needed by the East Coast Biker to provide a service or conduct a transaction that you have requested, such as registering as a member of our Email Newsletter or the blog area of the website, purchasing a subscription or participating in the discussion boards and online forums and communicating with the East Coast Biker through email.  The types of personal information that you may be asked to provide to the East Coast Biker includes your name, mailing address, title, company or organization, telephone number, fax number, email address and credit card information (for use of online purchases through PayPal a secure server). 

In support of the uses described above, the East Coast Biker may use personal information for the following purposes:
•  to respond to your requests
•  to contact you with information about upcoming events, programs, products and services of the E. Penn Biker Magazine and to provide updates and other notifications
• for analytical purposes and to research, develop and improve the East Coast Biker Magazine’s publication, products and services and content, including the East Coast Biker website
• to enforce this Privacy Statement and the other rules regarding use of this website
 
The East Coast Biker may disclose personal information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with legal process, protect the rights of the E. Penn Biker Magazine and its website or, in certain circumstances, to protect the health, safety or welfare of the East Coast Biker Magazine, E. Penn Biker Inc. or its employees, users of the East Coast Biker’s products and services or members of the public.

Security of Personal Information
The members-only portions of the website, such as the East Coast Biker blog, can only be accessed by entering your member name and password.  Strict security standards and procedures, including a Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol and 128-bit encryption are used to help prevent unauthorized access to customer data, including credit card data. All E. Penn Biker Inc. & Eat Coast Biker staff and support personnel must adhere to our privacy standards.  [All personal information that you provide to the East Coast Biker are stored on computer servers with limited access to help protect such information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure.]

Disclosures to Third Parties

The East Coast Biker & E. Penn Biker inc. will not sell, rent, exchange, publish or otherwise share your personal information to any third parties except as otherwise described in this Privacy Statement.  In the ordinary course of business, the East Coast Biker & E. Penn Biker Inc. may engage third parties to provide limited services on our behalf, such as website hosting, packaging, mailing and customer service functions.  The East Coast Biker & E. Penn Biker Inc. will only provide those companies the personal information necessary to perform the service, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of such information and are prohibited from using that information for any other purpose. 

Access to Your Personal Information
You may review and edit the personal information and contact preferences you provided to the East Coast Biker through the website by visiting the customer profile area   In this area, you may view and edit your personal information, opt out of East Coast Biker mailings and other marketing information.  Please note that some non-marketing communications, such as product download and sales transactions are not subject to general opt-out.

Credit Card Account Information

The East Coast Biker & E. Penn Biker Inc. does not disclose credit card account information provided by customers except as described in the “Disclosures to Third Parties” section of this statement. We submit only the information needed to obtain payment to the appropriate clearinghouse. Credit card information is stored encrypted within Quickbooks software for accounting purposes only.

Cookies

The East Coast Biker website uses cookies to track site login information, order information, and other personalization. You have the ability to accept or decline East Coast Biker’s use of cookies in the website by modifying your web browser setting.  However, to use the members-only areas or personalized features, your browser must be set to accept cookies.

Links to Non-East Coast Biker Sites

This Privacy Statement does not apply to any other website and the East Coast Biker is not responsible for content and privacy concerns involving non-East Coast Biker sites. Although the East Coast Biker site links to other Internet sites, the East Coast Biker takes no responsibility for the content or information contained on those other sites and does not exert any editorial or other control over those other sites, including their privacy practices.  We recommend that you review the privacy practices of such other websites and make your own conclusions regarding the adequacy of their practices.  For further information, please email the East Coast Biker at info@eastcoastbiker.net.

Terms of Use

All materials posted on this site are subject to copyrights owned by E. Penn Biker Inc. & the East Coast Biker website and other individuals or entities. Any reproduction, retransmission, or republication of any or all parts of any document found on this site is expressly prohibited, unless the East Coast Biker, E. Penn Biker Inc. or the copyright owner of the material has granted written consent to do so. All other rights reserved.
The names, trademarks, service marks, and logos of the East Coast Biker appearing on www.eastcoastbiker.net or affiliated sites may not be used in any advertising or publicity, or otherwise to indicate E. Penn Biker Magazine sponsorship or endorsement of or affiliation with any product or service, without prior written permission from the East Coast Biker or E. Penn Biker Inc.  Similarly, the appearance on the East Coast Bikers website of advertisements and product or service information does not constitute an endorsement by the East Coast Biker or E. Penn Biker Inc., and the East Coast Biker has not investigated the claims made by any such advertiser.  Links from the East Coast Biker to third-party websites do not constitute an endorsement by the East Coast Biker or E. Penn Biker Inc. of such parties or their products or services.

Disclaimer

The East Coast Biker website is providing information and services on the Internet as a benefit and service in furtherance of the East Coast Biker Magazine's monthly publication. The East Coast Biker Magazine makes no representations about the suitability of this information and these services for any purpose.  The East Coast Biker Magazine/Website or E. Penn Biker Inc. is not responsible for, and expressly disclaims, all liability for, damages of any kind arising out of use, reference to, or reliance on any information contained within this website.  Although the information contained within this website is periodically updated, no guarantee is given that the information provided in this website is correct, complete, reliable or current, and its appearance on this website does not constitute an endorsement by the East Coast Biker Magazine.

The East Coast Biker reserves the right to change the terms of use. The East Coast Biker website users are responsible for regular review of these terms. Non-termination and/or continued use of the East Coast Biker website after posted updates to the terms of use constitutes acceptance of the modified terms of use.

Protection of Children’s Personal Information
The East Coast Biker Magazine/Website does not knowingly collect any personal information from children.  Please contact the East Coast Biker Magazine at info@eastcoastbiker.net  if you suspect that the East Coast Biker Magazine has collected any such information.
 
Your Queries
If you have any questions regarding privacy issues or suspect that the East Coast Biker Magazine/Website has handled your data in a manner that does not comply with this Privacy Policy, please contact the East Coast Biker Magazine at info@eastcoastbiker.net or call 215-361-1433 or mail to East Coast Magazine, PO Box 397, Hatfield, PA  19440