This notice is to inform you about the policies for collection and use of personally identifiable information on the
Smith Music Group is very respectful about the privacy concerns of the visitors to its site. As a general policy, no personal information is automatically collected from visitors to this site. The personal information collected through this web site will be used solely to allow you to participate in the site activities for which the information is collected.
While you can visit this site without providing us any personal information, we may invite you to provide certain forms of personal information, including, but not limited to, your name, age, sex, address, telephone number and email address. However, even if you do not provide us personal information, your visits to our web sites may allow us to collect such non-personal information as the type of your computer operating system, your browser and your Internet service provider. In addition, when you visit this web site, we may store some information in the form of a "Cookie" on your computer. Most Internet browsers allow you to erase Cookies from your hard drive, block Cookies, or receive word before a Cookie is stored. Please refer to your Browser instructions to learn more about these functions. Other use of this information may include internal review of the number of visitors to this site but only in an aggregate and non-personally-identifiable form.
At certain pages of our web site we may invite you to provide us with personal information. For example, when conducting a poll we may ask you to give your age and sex; when running a contest we may ask for names and addresses to contact the winners; when offering information about upcoming events or commercial offers, we would need contact information. Personal information collected in order to participate in bulletin boards or chat rooms is collected for the purpose of maintaining site integrity and security and may be used to take action against visitors who post inappropriate material, harass other visitors, or otherwise abuse the activity.
We will collect such information only if you provide it to us voluntarily. If you provide personal information, we will not give or sell your personal information to third parties unless we disclose that intention to you at the time of collecting your personal information. We may, however, provide aggregated information about our web site users as a whole, not as individuals, to third parties for certain marketing, advertising or other reasonable purposes.
Smith Music Group bears no responsibility for any action or policies of any third parties who collect any information visitors may disclose on the bulletin boards, chat areas or other public forums, if any, on this site.
If this web site requests credit card information for payment purposes, Smith
Music Group will take all commercially reasonable steps to protect that information by establishing a secure connection with your Web Browser.
To maintain the accuracy of personal information you provide us, please notify us of any changes you wish us to make. To update or remove your personal information from our files, you can contact us by sending an email to
support@SMITHMUSIC.COM. Include your name, address and email address in the message. We will use reasonable efforts to make the changes.
A NOTE FOR PARENTS CONCERNING PRIVACY
Smith Music Group will not solicit and does not intend to collect personal information from people under eighteen (18) years of age. We will specifically instruct people under 18 not to submit personal information on our web site. If a person under 18 provides us with personal information and that person's parent or guardian wants it removed from our records, the parent or guardian should contact us by sending an email to
support@SMITHMUSIC.COM. We will use reasonable efforts to delete the person's information from our existing files.
Smith Music Group believes that parents should supervise their children's online activities and consider using parental control tools available from online services and software manufacturers that help provide a "kid-friendly" online environment. These tools can also prevent children from disclosing online their name, address, and other personal information without parental permission. For additional information about parental control tools, please consult the "Consumer Assistance" page of the Direct Marketing Association home page (www.the-dma.org).
Smith Music Group reserves the right to change this Privacy Notice at any time.
CONTACT US: For questions or comments regarding these Terms and/or the web site, please send an email to