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Privacy Policy

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At CONSUMER WORLDWIDE, we protect your privacy and keep your personal information secure. Read our privacy policy below to learn about how we protect the information you share with us.

This Privacy Policy sets out the commitment of CONSUMER WORLDWIDE to the privacy of its members.

    • 1. 1 CONSUMER WORLDWIDE will respect your privacy at all times and the confidentiality of your answers will be maintained as described in this Policy.
    • 1.2 Your name, address, telephone number, personal information and individual responses will only be used as described in this Policy.
    • 1.3 CONSUMER WORLDWIDE will not use your personal information to advertise, promote or market third party goods or services to you.
    • 1.4 CONSUMER WORLDWIDE will respect your decision regarding participation in surveys, answering specific questions or termination of your membership of the panel.
    • 1.5 CONSUMER WORLDWIDE will maintain high standards of professional conduct in the collection and reporting of the information you provide.
    • 2.1 During the initial panel registration process or as part of a CONSUMER WORLDWIDE research survey, we request certain information, such as name, mailing address, email address, date of birth, sex, occupation, level of education, and annual income, about you and other members of your household. By applying to become a member of the panel, you consent to CONSUMER WORLDWIDE holding, storing, processing and using the information you submit for market research purposes.
    • 2.2 CONSUMER WORLDWIDE will only pass information you have provided to third parties in an aggregate, anonymous form, which will not contain any information that personally identifies you.
    • We do not provide our clients with any of the personally identifiable information you provide us, nor do we ever use this information for direct marketing purposes. We combine the information that you and other panelists provide us with data and research tools from other sources. We use this information to perform research and to prepare reports and analyses for our clients.
    • Occasionally, we employ or contract with other companies and individuals to perform certain functions or services on our behalf, such as interviews on the phone. Such companies or individuals may be provided with access to your information needed to perform their functions or services, but are prohibited from using such information for any other purpose.
    • In addition, we may release personally identifiable information to third parties when disclosure is required by law or when necessary or desirable to exercise or preserve our legal rights, or to take action regarding potentially illegal activities.
    • 3.1 From time to time, CONSUMER WORLDWIDE may run surveys for children. Where this is the case, CONSUMER WORLDWIDE will ask you if you would permit your children to participate. If such permission is received, CONSUMER WORLDWIDE will email you a link to the survey to which your child can respond.
    • 3.2 CONSUMER WORLDWIDE encourages parents and guardians to monitor their children's use of the Internet. While the child is completing the survey, it is the responsibility of the parent or guardian to supervise them.
    • 3.3 CONSUMER WORLDWIDE will not knowingly contact a child directly to participate in any survey or promotion.
    • 4.1 If you no longer wish to be a member of the panel, you may request that your personal information be removed from our list of active members by sending an email to our panel care manager Cette adresse email est protégée contre les robots des spammeurs, vous devez activer Javascript pour la voir. .
    • 4.2 CONSUMER WORLDWIDE will process all requests to terminate membership promptly. However there could be up to a one-month gap between your request and the termination of your membership, meaning that you may receive further emails for a limited period after making your request.
    • 5.1 CONSUMER WORLDWIDE reserves the right to change, add or remove terms in this Privacy Policy and you should check the Privacy Policy from time to time. However, if a change will involve the use of your personal information in a way that differs from that described in this Privacy Policy, we will first obtain your consent. Where your consent is required, you will be asked to "opt-in".
    • 5.2 This policy was last updated on 09/30/2009.
  • 6. CONTACT

If you have any questions or concerns relating to privacy, you can contact CONSUMER WORLDWIDE by emailing our panel care manager Cette adresse email est protégée contre les robots des spammeurs, vous devez activer Javascript pour la voir. .


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