The Forum Practice
We may collect personal information from you such as your name, e-mail address, and phone number. For example, you may voluntarily submit personal information to The Forum Dental Studio by leaving a comment, subscribing to a newsletter, or submitting a contact form. In addition, upon making certain purchases described herein, we may ask you to create a user profile, which would allow you to create a username and password. We will store the username, but your password will not be visible in our records.
We may receive information about you from other sources. For example, if you use a third-party software through the site, they may transfer information to us for fulfillment.
We automatically collect certain information about you and the device with which you access The Forum Dental Studio. For example, when you use The Forum Dental Studio, we will log your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed, and the dates/times when you accessed the website. We may also collect information about actions you take when using The Forum Dental Studio, such as links clicked.
We may log information using cookies, which are small data files stored on your browser by The Forum Dental Studio. We may use both session cookies, which expire when you close your browser, and persistent cookies, which stay on your browser until deleted, to provide you with a more personalized experience on the website.
The following list includes examples of specific ways we collect personal information from our website visitors and the type of information collected:
To register online for our electronic newsletters, we request the following required information: (i) name, and (ii) e-mail address. The provision of an e-mail address is mandatory in order to receive our newsletter.
To contact The Forum Dental Studio for the purposes of evaluating or engaging our services or to answer your questions, we utilize numerous forms throughout our site. Required information varies depending on the form and at most includes (i) name, and (ii) e-mail address. The provision of this information is mandatory in order to receive a response from The Forum Dental Studio. The provision of the remaining information requested on the registration form is optional.
When you purchase a product from The Forum Dental Studio, we may utilize a third-party online shopping system, which is described more fully below. To process your payment, certain standard required information includes address and credit card information. Transactions are secured via SSL encryption and credit card details will never be e-mailed. Credit information is purged from our systems on a regular basis.
The Forum Dental Studio may use your personal information in the following ways:
The Forum Dental Studio will not share, rent, or sell your personally identifiable information with third-parties. We may, however, share your information with third-parties when we are authorized to share such information.
The Forum Dental Studio uses various marketing tools that help us create a better user experience for people visiting our site. These tools allow us to look at aggregated data such as scrolling patterns, clicks, and allow us to run tests to determine which pages result in the best actions. However, your personally identifiable information is not used by any of these tools. We use the following third-party service providers for tracking:
The Forum Dental Studio uses remarketing tracking cookies and conversion pixels from vendors such as Google and Facebook to present special offers to you for our products or services over the Google Content Network and via social networks. This means you may see an ad for one of our products or services as a result of visiting our website. In addition, The Forum Dental Studio uses custom audiences based on e-mails and phone numbers of subscribers and customers. This allows us to present special offers for our products and services to you via Facebook and Google. However, your personally identifiable information is not used by any remarketing service other than to present you special offers from us. We use the following third-party service providers for remarketing:
We offer multiple ways to contact The Forum Dental Studio, including contact forms, e-mails. If at any time, you attempt to contact us through a contact form, the information you provide will be stored.
At this time, your personal information is not shared with any other third-party applications. This list may be amended from time to time in The Forum Dental Studio’s sole discretion.
Except when required by law, we will not sell, distribute, or reveal your e-mail address(es) or other personal information without your consent; however, we may disclose or transfer personal information collected through The Forum Dental Studio to third-parties who acquire all or a portion of our business, which may be the result of a merger, consolidation, or purchase of all or a portion of our assets, or in connection with any bankruptcy or reorganization proceeding brought by or against us.
From time to time, we may use anonymous data, which does not identify you alone, or when combined with data from other parties. This type of anonymous data may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. Examples of this anonymous data may include analytics or information collected from cookies.
If you create a user profile on The Forum Dental Studio or the Social Media Marketing Society or leave a comment on The Forum Dental Studio, certain information may be publicly visible.
At any time, you may prevent the setting of cookies by the website, by using a corresponding setting of your internet browser and may thus permanently deny the setting of cookies. Furthermore, already set cookies may be deleted at any time via an Internet browser or other software programs. This is possible in all popular Internet browsers. However, if users deactivate the setting of cookies in your Internet browser, not all functions of The Forum Dental Studio may be entirely usable.
If we change our Privacy and Spam Policy, we will post those changes on our privacy page at https://theforumpractice.com/privacy-policy/.
You may opt-out of future e-mail communications by following the unsubscribe links in our e-mails. You may also notify us at email@example.com to be removed from our mailing list.
You may access the personal information we have about you by submitting a request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
You may contact us at email@example.com to amend or update your personal information.
In certain situations, you may request that we erase or forget your personal data. To do so, please submit a request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that we may need to retain certain information for record keeping purposes or to complete transactions, or when required by law.
The Forum Dental Studio is strongly opposed to spam. We will only send e-mail to users that have explicitly requested to receive an e-mail from The Forum Dental Studio. Examples may include:
All communication will be related and relevant to what you have requested.
The Forum Dental Studio contains links to other sites. Please be aware that The Forum Dental Studio is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site to read the privacy and spam policies of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This Privacy and Spam Policy applies solely to information collected by The Forum Dental Studio.
We may disclose personal information when required by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary in order to conform to the edicts of the law or comply with a legal process served on our site.