Privacy Policy
Information Gathered by Embody Fitness Center

This is embodyfitnesscenter.com ("Embody’s") online privacy policy ("Policy"). This policy applies only to activities Embody engages in on its website and does not apply to Embody activities that are "offline" or unrelated to the website. If you have questions about our policy, please email our Chief Privacy Officer at cpo@embodyfitnesscenter.com.

Embody may collect certain anonymous data regarding the usage of the website. This information does not personally identify users, by itself or in combination with other information, and is gathered to improve the performance of the website. The anonymous data collected by the Embody website can include information such as the type of browser you are using, your IP address and the length of the visit to the website. Also, if you respond to a poll, we will aggregate your responses with those of other Embody members; however, we do not associate your response with any personally identifiable information.

To ask a question, leave a comment, or contact facility personnel of Embody, you may be asked to provide personally identifiable information, which may include but not be limited to your name, home address, e-mail address, and telephone number. We will use that information to fulfill your request and for aggregate reporting before deleting it from our active system. For example, if you e-mail Embody to ask about an article or tool, we will use that information to give you an answer, to make sure that you are satisfied with our answer, to have a history of our service to you and to make our service better by reporting your request, without any personally identifying information, in our customer service totals.

You may also be asked to provide personally identifiable information in other areas of the Embody Website, such as when applying for a trial membership. This information may include your name, address, title, company name, number of employees in your company, telephone number, cellular phone number, date of birth, fax number, address, e-mail address, as well as your user ID and password. You have the option of providing us with personally identifiable information, though certain services and features may not be available to you if you do not provide us with personally identifiable information.

Cookies

Cookies are small bits of data that are deposited on a user's hard drive. Embody may set and access Embody cookies on your computer. Embody automatically receives and records information from your computer and browser, including your IP address, Embody cookie information, software and hardware attributes, and the page you request.

Embody uses cookies to remember your username and password as you navigate around our site. Cookies also allow us to ensure that you may only respond once per day to polls and contests. Embody may also conduct research to improve Embody’s content, products and services. Additionally, Embody may use cookies to support security measures such as requiring re-logging into an Embody product or service after a certain amount of time has elapsed.

Use and Disclosure of Information

Embody typically does not sell personally identifiable information, such as your name or e-mail address to advertisers. However, non-personal "aggregated data" may be used to enhance the operation of our website, or analyze interest in the areas of our website. Moreover, we may in some circumstances disclose personally identifiable information to third parties to enhance your experience on our website. Additionally, if you provide Embody with content for publishing or feedback, we may publish your user name or other identifying data.

Embody also provides you with many ways to submit information to be posted on our site including participating in our forums and asking our experts a question. In each of these circumstances, Embody gathers information from you. Be aware that anything you submit to Embody through these services may be made public, so please remember not to include any information you want kept private. Information submitted to forums or experts can be read, recorded and used by any third party or by Embody.

We also aggregate information supplied by users during registration and information about their use of Embody to maintain our services and describe our user base to potential partners, investors and advertisers. In providing this information, however, we do not reveal any personally identifiable information, and only supply summary data about our community of users.

Embody may also disclose personally identifiable information in order to respond to a subpoena, court order or other such request. Embody may also provide such personally identifiable information in response to a law enforcement agency's request or as otherwise required by law, or if we believe you are harming or interfering with others' use of this site, you are violating the User Agreement, or infringing the rights of Embody, or its employees. Your personally identifiable information may be provided to a party if Embody files for bankruptcy, or there is a transfer of the assets or ownership of Embody in connection with proposed or consummated corporate reorganizations, such as mergers or acquisitions.

Except as otherwise stated in this Policy, we do not sell, trade or rent your personally identifiable information collected on the site to others. The information collected by our site is used to process orders and membership orders, to keep you informed about your order status, to notify you of products or special offers that may be of interest to you, and for statistical purposes for improving our site.

Other Web Sites

Embody is not responsible for the privacy policies of websites to which it links. If you provide any information to such third parties different rules regarding the collection and use of your personal information may apply. We strongly suggest you review such third party's privacy policies before providing any data to them. We are not responsible for the policies or practices of third parties. Please be aware that our sites may contain links to other sites on the Internet that are owned and operated by third parties. The information practices of those Web sites linked to our site is not covered by this Policy. These other sites may send their own cookies or clear GIFs to users, collect data or solicit personally identifiable information. Additionally, other companies which place advertising on our site may collect information about you when you view or click on their advertising through the use of cookies or clear GIFs. We cannot control this collection of information. You should contact these entities directly if you have any questions about their use of the information that they collect.

Security

Embody takes appropriate steps to ensure data privacy and security including through various hardware and software methodologies. However, Embody cannot guarantee the security of any information that is disclosed online. Your Embody account is password protected so that only you may use it. We recommend that you do not divulge your password to anyone and Embody will never ask for your password by phone or e-mail. Also remember to log out from Embody and close your browser window when you have finished your work to ensure that others cannot access your personal information and correspondence.

While Embody takes reasonable steps to secure your personal information, no system is fault proof. If Embody’s security systems are breached Embody may attempt to notify you electronically. By using this web site or providing personal information to us you agree that we can notify you electronically. Embody may post a notice on our web site if a security breach occurs. If this happens, you will need a web browser enabling you to view the Embody web site. Embody may also send an email to you at the email address you have provided to us. Depending on where you live, you may have a legal right to receive notice of a security breach in writing. To receive free written notice of a security breach (or to withdraw your consent from receiving electronic notice) you should email our Chief Privacy Officer. If your email address changes, and you have provided Embody with personal information, you should notify our Chief Privacy Officer so that we can communicate with you if necessary.

Children

Embody does not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13. Children are not permitted to use the Embody website or services, and Embody requests that children under the age of 13 not submit any personal information to the website. Since information regarding children under the age of 13 is not collected, Embody does not knowingly distribute personal information regarding children under the age of 13.
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Modifications of the Privacy Policy

Embody reserves the rights to modify its privacy policy at any time. Such modifications will become effective on the day they are posted. Embody encourages you to frequently review the privacy policy for any modifications.

Questions About This Policy

If you have any questions about this privacy policy or other privacy questions about us, please email our Chief Privacy Officer.