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Website Privacy Policy

The purpose of the BITS website is to provide you, the visitor, the information about BITS and its services. It is BITS’s policy to take all reasonable precautions to protect the privacy of its customers and visitors.

Information Collection and Use

  • When you request additional information or register on the BITS Web site, the Company will ask you to provide basic contact information.
  • BITS uses common Internet technologies, such as cookies and Web beacons, to keep track of interactions with the Company’s Web sites and emails.
BITS is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. At no time will we trade, sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement. BITS collects information from the user at several different points on our Web site. The use of email links throughout the site is to allow you to contact us directly with any questions or comments you may have. Every message is read and we make every attempt for a prompt reply. Information collected to respond directly to your questions and comments is protected in accordance with this policy. You may also file your comments to improve the site or review and discard the information. If you choose to provide us with personally identifiable information such as name, title, email address and phone number we will use this information to respond to your inquiry. Your information is not shared with third parties.


E-mail Usage

Because e-mail is not a secure data transmission method, BITS requests that you do not transmit confidential information via our “Contact Us” page nor through regular e-mail channels.


Legal Disclaimer

Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose personal information when required by law wherein we have a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on our Web site.


Links

Our Web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that BITS is not responsible for the 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 each and every Web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Web site. Use of the hyperlinks provided on the BITS website are “At Your Own Risk.” BITS, its Board of Directors, Management Team, and Employees have not expressed any implied or direct warranty or guaranty for the linked website or company. As when visiting any website or area on the Internet, BITS urges you to read the Privacy Policies of the hyperlinked websites and companies.


Additional Security Measures

We do not request sensitive information (such as credit card number and/or social security number) from our users. BITS takes every precaution to protect our users’ information. When users submit sensitive information via the Web site, their information is gathered and protected by SSL level technology. If users have any questions about the security at our Web site, users can send an email to info@bitsnetwork.com.

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes to this privacy statement, the homepage, and other places we deem appropriate so our users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. We will use information in accordance with the privacy policy under which the information was collected.

This policy only covers this website: www.bitsnetwork.com.


Contact Information

If users have any questions or suggestions regarding our privacy policy, please email info@bitsnetwork.com.