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Welcome to our online directory! www.burmass.com and its associates, Burmass Publishing, The Burmass Oil & Gas Directory provide their services to you subject to the following conditions. If you visit or shop within this website, you accept these conditions. If you disagree with these terms you are prohibited from use of these services. Violation of any of these terms may result in termination of your access with or without notice and with or without refund. Please read them carefully.
The services provided by www.burmass.com are internet based webpages and require internet connectivity to access the features. Burmass.com is an internet based product and cannot guarantee uninterrupted access at all times and is subject to internet and server problems beyond the control of our staff that may cause limited interruptions. Server maintenance and upgrades may also cause short term interruptions.
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LICENSE AND SITE ACCESS
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This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for www.burmass.com. This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this web site. It will notify you of the following:
- What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the web site, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
- What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
- The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
- How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.
Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
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This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or 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 any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
We use “cookies” on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor’s hard drive to help us improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site. For instance, when we use a cookie to identify you, you would not have to log in a password more than once, thereby saving time while on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site.
As you browse burmass.com and other websites, online ad networks we work with may place anonymous cookies on your computer, and use similar technologies, in order to understand your interests based on your (anonymous) online activities, and thus to tailor more relevant ads to you.
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You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number given on our website:
- See what data we have about you, if any.
- Change/correct any data we have about you.
- Have us delete any data we have about you. We typically encourage you to keep your information listed with us unless you have retired and/or closed your business.
- Express any concern you have about our use of your data.
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Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way via PayPal. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon at the bottom of your web browser, or looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the web page.
While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. We do not store any credit card numbers in any computer in our facility.
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SITE POLICIES, MODIFICATION, AND SEVERABILITY
Please review our other policies, such as our Shipping and Returns policy, posted on this site. These policies also govern your visit to www.burmass.com. We reserve the right to make changes to our site, policies, and these Conditions of Use at any time. If any of these conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining condition.