Links to non GD Interactive websites
The GD Interactive website may provide links to third-party websites for your convenience and information. If you access those links, you will leave the GD Interactive website. GD Interactive does not control those sites or their privacy practices, which may differ from GD Interactive. We do not endorse or make any representations about third-party websites.
Types of information we collect
This Privacy Statement covers personal information, non-personal data collection and aggregate reporting. Personal information is information that is associated with your name or personal identity. GD Interactive uses personal information to understand better your needs and interests and to provide you with better service. Once you choose to provide us with personal information, you can be assured it will be used only to support your customer relationship with GD Interactive. We take seriously the trust you place in us. GD Interactive will not sell, rent or lease your personal information to others.
On some pages and links at GD Interactive, you can order products or services, request information, subscribe to marketing or support materials, register yourself, or apply for a job at GD Interactive. The types of personal information you provide to us on these pages may include name, address, phone number, e-mail address, user IDs and passwords, billing and transaction information, credit card information, contact preferences, educational and employment background, and job interest data.
Non-personal information is data about usage and service operation that is not associated with a specific personal identity. GD Interactive collects and analyzes non-personal information to evaluate how visitors use the GD Interactive website.
Non-personal data we collect may include the pages visited on the GD Interactive websites, unique URLs visited within our website, browser type and IP address. Most non-personal data is collected via cookies or other analysis technologies.
GD Interactive is committed to protecting the privacy needs of children and we encourage parents and guardians to take an active role in their children’s online activities and interests. GD Interactive does not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13 and GD Interactive does not target its website to children under 13.
How we use your information
GD Interactive uses your personal information to provide you with services and to help us better understand your needs and interests. Specifically, we use your information to help you complete a transaction or order, to communicate with you, to provide service and support, to update you on services and benefits, to personalize promotional offers and to personalize the GD Interactive website. Occasionally we may also use your information to contact you for market research regarding GD Interactive products or services. We will give you the opportunity to choose your privacy preferences regarding such communications.
You may, at any point, contact us to request an opt-in on future communication. Credit card information is used only for payment processing and fraud prevention. This information is not used for any other purpose by our financial services providers or GD Interactive and will not be kept longer than necessary for providing the services, unless you ask us to retain your credit card information for future purchases.
Personal data collected online may also be combined with information you provide GD Interactive through other sources such as product registration, call centers or public events such as trade shows or seminars. Personal data given to GD Interactive may be transferred across state, provincial and/or country borders for the purposes of data consolidation, storage and simplified customer information management. Non-personal data is aggregated for reporting about GD Interactive website usability, performance and effectiveness. It is used to improve the customer experience, usability and site content.
Who we share your information with
GD Interactive will not sell, rent or lease your personal information to others. GD Interactive will not share your personal information with third parties except in responding to your requests for products or services. Your permission will be requested when you submit your information. GD Interactive shares customer information across GD Interactive-owned business entities and companies working on our behalf, but only as required to meet your product or service requirements.
GD Interactive occasionally may contract with third-party service providers and suppliers to deliver complete products, services and customer solutions. Suppliers and service providers are required to keep confidential the information received on behalf of GD Interactive and may not use it for any purpose other than to carry out the services they are performing for GD Interactive. These service providers may change or we may contract with additional service providers to better accommodate our customers. GD Interactive will not share personal information with any other third parties without your permission, unless required by law enforcement action, subpoena, or local law.
GD Interactive or its related entities could merge with or be acquired by another business entity or some or all of their respective assets could be acquired. If such a combination or acquisition occurs, GD Interactive will make every reasonable effort to notify you in the event we share with the merging or acquiring entity some or all of your personal information to continue serving you.