THE SANDAGE COMPANIESSM
The Sandage Companies | 617 Duff Avenue | Ames, IA 50010 | Phone: 515-233-1300
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This privacy policy (statement) covers all websites that are operated by The Sandage Companies (ďSandageĒ), including www.sandagecompanies.com. Because Sandage wants to demonstrate its commitment to our usersí privacy, we have agreed to disclose our information practices. If users have specific questions or concerns regarding this privacy policy, they should first contact us via the e-mail link on our website.
Information Collection
Sandage is the sole owner of the information collected on any website that is owned and operated by Sandage. Sandage collects information from our users at several different points on our Websites. We do not share personal information with Third Parties.
Registration
In order to use the Sandage Websites, a user may be asked to complete a registration form. During registration a user is required to give contact information (such as name and email address). We use this information to contact the user about services on our site for which he has expressed interest. It is optional for the user to provide demographic information (such as income level and gender), and unique identifiers (such as, username and password), but encouraged so we can provide a more personalized experience on our site.
Sandage Sales Order
We request information from the user on our order or registration form. A user must provide contact information (such as name, email, and shipping address) and financial information (such as credit card number, expiration date). This information is used for billing purposes and to fill customerís orders. If we h
ave trouble processing an order, the information is used to contact the user.
Cookies
A cookie is a piece of data stored on the userís computer tied to information about the user. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information while on our site. We may use both session ID cookies and persistent cookies. For the session ID cookie, once users close the browser, the cookie simply terminates. A persistent cookie is a small text file stored on the userís hard drive for an extended period of time. Persistent cookies can be removed by following Internet browser help file directions.
Sandage Log Files

Like most standard Website servers we use log files. This includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track userís movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses, etc. are not linked to personally identifiable information.
Special Offers and Updates
Established members may occasionally receive information on products, services, special deals, and a newsletter. Out of respect for the privacy of our users we present the option to not receive these types of communications.
Sandage Newsletters
If a user wishes to subscribe to a Sandage newsletter, we will ask for contact information such as name and email address. Out of respect for our users privacy we provide a way to opt-out of these communications.
Sandage Service Announcements
On rare occasions it is necessary to send out a strictly service related announcement. For instance, if our service is temporarily suspended for maintenance we might send users an email. Generally, users may not opt-out of these communications. However, these communications are not promotional in nature.
Sandage Customer Service
We communicate with users on a regular basis to provide requested services, and in regards to issues relating to their account we reply via email or phone, in accordance with the users wishes.
Sandage 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 Website.
Sandage Service Providers and Third Party Intermediaries
We may from time to time partner with other third parties to provide specific services. When the user signs up for these particular services, we may share names, or other contact information that is necessary for the third party to provide these services. These third parties are not allowed to use personally identifiable information except for the purpose of providing these services.
Links

This Website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that Sandage 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 Website.
Notification of Changes

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes to this privacy statement on our homepage. We will use information in accordance with the privacy policy under which the information was collected.

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