Brookwood Communities believes strongly in protecting the privacy of the personally identifiable information you share with us, and respecting the permission you give us to use that information. (Personally identifiable information is information that can identify you by, for example, your name, address or telephone number.) We also believe it is important to disclose how we will use your information, and to give you choices about how it will be used.
Sharing Information With Brookwood Communities
Sharing your personally identifiable information enables us to offer you a number of benefits. This will make it easier and more convenient for us to conduct market research to help us develop better products and services, to provide more responsive customer service and to improve our web sites. You may choose to share your information with us by completing an online registration form to enter a contest, register a purchase, participate in a promotion, subscribe to a newsletter, register for a program or communicate with a customer care representative. Registration of your personal information always involves filling in a form.
We want to know you better so we can serve you better. But the choice of whether you want this kind of service is up to you. We do not require visitors to Brookwood Communities web sites to share personally identifiable information. We will only collect, use or share your personally identifiable information if you give us explicit permission to do so.
If you provide us with personally identifiable information, you will have reasonable access to that information so you can change it, delete it or withdraw your permission for us to use or share it. You may do this by accessing your online profile, or by e-mailing or writing to us to request a copy of your profile at the contact address listed below. Your decision not to register now will not cancel contacts that occur as a result of your previous interactions with Brookwood Communities Of course, you will always have the option to unsubscribe to any online contact from Brookwood Communities by changing your personal profile information. You may contact us by mail to do so:
Brookwood Communities, Inc.
1 Brookwood Drive
Coram, NY 11727
Some of our web sites will send a "cookie," a small summary file, to your computer. This allows us to recognize your computer the next time you visit, without bothering you with another request to register. If you do not wish to receive cookies please refer to your Internet Browser to learn how to block all cookies, or receive a warning before a cookie is stored.
Safeguarding The Information You Share With Us
We recognize our responsibility to protect the information you entrust to us. Brookwood Communities uses a variety of secure techniques to protect your information, including secure servers, firewalls and encryption of financial data. Brookwood Communities web sites also may make chat rooms, forums, message boards and/or newsgroups available to you. Please remember that any personally identifiable information that you provide in these areas becomes public information, and you should exercise caution in deciding to disclose it. It is important to note that Brookwood Communities will release personally identifiable information if compelled by law.