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Types of information we collect
There are two types of information that the Handspeak website collects online: (1) personally identifiable information disclosed by visitors to our web site, and (2) non-personal information gathered as visitors navigate through the website server.
Handspeak routinely collects non-personal information through standard web server logs about how this site is used. The information may include the number of visits to this site, the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at this site, where visitors come from, IP address, and the type of browser used while visiting. None of this information is used to identify you personally.
Children and personally identifiable information
Handspeak does not knowingly collect or request information of any kind from anyone under the age of 13. We are not responsible for all the contents on the site that might be inappropriate for children. Parents are expected to supervise their children at all times when using the site.
Personally Identifiable Information
Donation, shopping and/or subscription
Email and Information
If you choose to correspond with us through email, email correspondence may be deleted or archived, depending on the nature of messages. We may excerpt some content of your email message to include in the web pages, not including your name nor your email address without written permission, to help others with information.
In the event that we create chat areas or discussion forums available on this site, and if you voluntarily disclose personal information on such discussion boards or chat areas, your information can also be collected and used by other parties and may result in unsolicited messages from other people.
3rd party use of information collected on this website
The Handspeak website may contain links to other sites. We do not endorse or otherwise accept responsibility for the content or privacy policies of the other sites.
While the site strives to protect its users' information and privacy, it cannot guarantee to be 100% secure or warrant the security of any information you disclose or transmit to us online and cannot be responsible for the theft, destruction, or inadvertent disclosure of your personal information.
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