This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for Futurist.com. This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website. It will notify you of the following:
- What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website.
- What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
- The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
- How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.
Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
We are the owners of the information collected on this site. The site is hosted at a server company called WPEngine. Their privacy and data handling policy can be found here: https://wpengine.com/legal/privacy/. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.
We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request.
We use “cookies” on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor’s hard drive to help us improve your access to the site and identify repeat visitors to our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site. More information about cookies and their use can be found at WPEngine, https://wpengine.com/legal/privacy/
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
You may have signed up for an occasional newsletter from Futurist.com called FuturistNews. When doing so you submitted your name and an email address usually on a paper form at an event, or at one time via a form on a previous version of the website that is no longer active. This information was collected by and stored at the email newsletter company, Your Mailing List Provider (https://www.ymlp.com/). YMLP does not rent, sell or share your information with anyone other than Futurist.com. You may unsubscribe from this list any time. The best way to do that is to click on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of each newsletter that you receive. Or, you may contact Futurist.com at firstname.lastname@example.org and request that your name and email be removed from the FuturistNews newsletter list. You may obtain further information about the privacy policies of YMLP.com at https://www.ymlp.com/privacy_policy.html
RSS Feed of the Futurist.com Blog
You may sign up for an RSS feed of the blog at Futurist.com. When doing so you submit your name and an email address, and each time a new blog is posted it will appear in your email inbox. Your subscription information is collected by and stored at the RSS service company, Feedburner, a Google company. (https://feedburner.google.com). You may unsubscribe from this list at any time. The best way to do that is to click on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of each blog that you receive via RSS. Or, you may contact Futurist.com and request that your name and email be removed from the RSS feed list. You may obtain further information about the privacy policies of Feedburner.com at https://policies.google.com/privacy.
Information Request Form
You may choose to use the information request form found on the Contact page at Futurist.com, to ask a question or request a contact. When you complete this form you provide a name and email address, and you may provide other information within the form. This information is retained on the Futurist.com website server. The information is used only by Futurist.com to respond to your request. You may request that the information you submitted using the Contact form be deleted from the website archive at any time by emailing email@example.com.
Your Access to and Control Over Information
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address given on our website:
See what data we have about you, if any.
Change/correct any data we have about you.
Have us delete any data we have about you.
Express any concern you have about our use of your data.
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 computer/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.