We limit use of the Site to adults who are at least 16 years of age, and we do not knowingly collect any information from persons under the age of 16. If we learn that a submission or post is by a person under the age of 16, we will remove the materials.
Information We Collect
In order to operate the Site and allow you to post comments about content on the Site, we collect information including personal contact information and demographic information. Contact information can be used to contact you directly without going through the Site and may include your full name and e-mail address. Demographic information is information that you submit or we collect that is neither personal nor financial.
We may use the information we collect from you when you register or sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
We allow third-party companies to serve ads and/or collect certain anonymous information when you visit our web site. These companies may use non-personally identifiable information (e.g., click stream information, browser type, time and date, subject of advertisements clicked or scrolled over) during your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services likely to be of greater interest to you. These companies typically use a cookie or third party web beacon to collect this information.
This Website may make available chat rooms, blogs, forums, message boards, and news groups. Please remember that any information that you disclose in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.
You should be aware that SelfDefense1st.com may be required to disclose your personal information to the government or third parties under certain circumstances, such as in court, law enforcement, or regulatory proceedings.
We have implemented the following:
We along with third-party vendors, such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions, and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.
Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising initiative opt out page or permanently using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.
CAN SPAM Act
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.
To be in accordance with CANSPAM, if at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can contact us and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.
Acquisition or Merger
If this Website is sold to, or merges with, another company not owned by the site, you should expect that some or all of the information collected from this Website may be transferred to the buyer/surviving company. If so, the site will seek to obligate the acquiring company to use any personal information transferred by this Website in a manner consistent with this statement, but cannot guarantee that it will be able to impose that requirement or that the acquiring company will comply.
The site uses industry standard measures to protect your information so that it is not made available to unauthorized parties.
This Website is governed by and operated in accordance with the laws of United States of America and is intended for enjoyment of residents of the United States. The site makes no representation that this it is governed by or operated in accordance with the laws of other nations. By using this Website and submitting any personal information, visitors from outside of the United States acknowledge the this Website is subject to U.S. law, consent to the transfer of personal data to the U.S., and waive any claims that may arise under their own national laws
Last Edited on 2015-11-22