Information Collection and Use
UDP collects personal information when you register or join with UDP, when you use UDP r services, when you visit UDP pages or the pages of certain UDP advertisers, affiliates or publishers, and when you enter promotions or sweepstakes. UDP may also combine information about you that we have with information that we obtain from other sources. When you register or join, we ask for information such as your name, street address, email address, birth date, gender, zip code, occupation and/or industry. Once you register or join with UDP and sign into our services, you are not anonymous to us.
UDP also automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address, UDP cookie information, and the page you request. “Cookies” are small pieces of information that are stored by an Internet User’s browser on the Internet User’s hard drive.
UDP uses information for the following general purposes: to fulfill your requests for services, improve our customer services, contact you, and to conduct research.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
UDP does not rent, sell, or share personal identifying information about you with any individuals or companies except 1) where it is necessary to provide the information to acquire the services that you’ve requested and where we have your permission to do so. In certain circumstances we may:
- Provide information to trusted partners who work on our behalf and who have entered into confidentiality agreements with us.
- Respond to valid subpoenas, court orders, and other legal proceedings. We also may disclose information if we deem it necessary to exercise our legal rights or to defend ourselves against legal claims.
- Share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of any of our TOS, or as otherwise required by law.
- Transfer information about you if we are acquired or merged with another company.
Confidentiality and Security
We limit access to the personal information about you within our company to employees who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information in order to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs. All of our employees enter into confidentiality agreements with UDP. We have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that protect personal information about you. Your UDP Account Information is password-protected. In certain areas UDP uses industry-standard SSL encryption to protect data transmissions.
UDP may from time to time update this policy. We will notify you about any significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending you a notice to the primary email address specified in your UDP account or by placing a prominent notice on our site.
Questions and Suggestions
UDP wants you to enjoy all of the savings discounts that are available to you as a member of UDP. However, just as importantly, we want you to be assured that the information that you entrust to us stays private and confidential. Thank you for coming to our web site. We hope to have the honor of serving you as a member of UDP for many years to come.