Your Personal Information: Some of your Personal Information we may collect includes your name, email address, mailing address, phone number, contact preferences, device identifiers, IP address, the time and the date you made a comment, location information, content you submit to the website, and credit card information.
Information You Provide: We receive and may store any of your Personal Information provided on our website or any information you provide to us via other methods.
When you share your content with family and friends using BMT products or services, BMT may collect the information you provide about those people such as name, mailing address, email address, and phone number. BMT will use such information to provide the relevant product or service to fulfill your request.
How We Use Your Personal Information:
We may use your Personal Information that you provide for a variety of purposes, including to respond to your requests, to improve the overall quality of the Website, and to communicate with you, among other things.
While we never disclose your Personal Information to third parties, we may produce certain records in order to respond to a valid legal process. BMT reserves the right to cooperate with government officials, law enforcement officials, and private parties to enforce and comply with the law.
We reserve the right to disclose any of your Personal Information as we, in our sole discretion, deem necessary or appropriate:
- To respond to claims and legal process (including but not limited to subpoenas);
- To protect the intellectual property rights and other rights of BMT or a third party;
- To protect the safety of the public or any person; or
- To prevent or stop any activity we may consider to be, or that poses a risk of being, illegal, unethical, inappropriate or legally actionable.
BMT reserves the right, but is not obligated, to refuse to disclose confidential sources or unpublished information we collect as part of our journalistic reporting under federal and/or state law.
BMT’s website, products, and services may contain links to third-party websites, products, and services. BMT has no control over these third parties’ practices and information collected by third parties is governed by their privacy practices. We encourage you to learn about the privacy practices of those third parties.
You can choose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings, or by managing preferences in your internet security programs. However, this may affect how you are able to interact with our site and third party websites.
Retention of Personal Information
BMT will retain your personal information for the period necessary to fulfill its purpose. When assessing these periods we carefully examine our need to collect personal information at all and if we establish a relevant need we only retain it for the shortest possible period to realize the purpose of collection unless a longer retention period is required by law.