We may collect the following two types of information when you visit this web site:
When you visit this web site, you have the opportunity to send e-mail, request advertising material, interact with tools, sign up for courses or seminars, enter in a contest, and participate in various programs. The purpose for us collecting this information should be obvious in each situation. By choosing to participate in any of these activities, you are opting to provide personal information to us. Failure to provide your personal information may limit your participation in these activities. The personal information that you provide to us in such cases, will be used for the purposes stated and will not be used for additional purposes without your consent. Unless expressly stated otherwise at the time of collecting the information or as required by law, we will destroy any personal information provided once the relevant activity, program or purpose for which it was collected has been completed.
If you are a registered member of the website with a login and password, our Content Management System will keep a record of your last login for security purposes. The system will also log an IP address and top level domain (eg., .com, .gov, etc.) for security purposes.
Information supplied by you is used to fulfil your requests for Alpha State products or services. Alpha State may also use this information to inform you of changes to requested materials or the availability of additional Alpha State products or services. This information will not be sold to or used by third parties for marketing purposes.
Every time you visit this web site, our system collects information about your visit (this is not personal information). Our system then monitors the following statistics:
We use this information for statistical purposes to determine the effectiveness of our site and areas for improvement. We do not use this information to attempt to identify individual users and do not link it to personally identifiable information. The statistics described above do not identify individual computer users.
The information is tallied by using cookies. For example, while we can identify how many people visited this web site on a given day, we cannot identify their e-mail addresses or any personal data. The statistics that we collect are used to monitor how visitors access this web site so we can effectively manage our web site capacity. The statistics also help us understand which pages of this web site are visited more than other pages of the web site. By using the information, we can make ongoing improvements to this web site so it can better meet the needs of all users.
If you are a registered member of our website, you are able to log on and adjust your personal information.
If you would like to access, modify or delete any information previously supplied by you to by Alpha State or no longer desire to receive materials or other communication from us, please use the interface provided or contact the webmaster. Please quote your name and address and provide brief details of how we might assist you. If necessary, we may need to take reasonable steps to confirm your identity before providing you with personal information we may hold about you.
All information collected is secured to assure it is only used as prescribed above. Alpha State uses industry leading products and policies to protect all information it collects from its websites. For purposes of maintaining such security, details of our intrusion prevention and detection processes are not noted here.
This website may contain links to other sites which may or may not be owned or operated by us. Therefore, please be aware that we are not responsible for, and do not control, the privacy practices or content of other such linked sites, including their use of any information that is collected when visitors to our site click through links to those sites or link to the site through those other sites. To the extent you disclose personal information on other web sites, even those to which you have linked through the site, different rules may apply to their use or disclosure of that information to third parties. Therefore, when you leave Alpha State's site, we encourage you to read the privacy statements of each and every linked web site that collects personally identifiable information before disclosing any information, because we are not responsible for the activities or policies of these other sites.
We do not use any of our online sites or services to knowingly solicit data from or market to minors under the age of 18. If you are under the age of 18, permission from your parent or guardian will be required to use our online sites or services.