Effective Date: September 19, 2019
WHAT IS A COOKIE?
WHAT ARE COOKIES USED FOR?
- ADVERTISEMENT: As it is the goal of Inspire 4 A Lifetime, LLC to make this Site accessible for as many people as can benefit from the Services that we offer, we provide this Site and the Services at no monetary fee to our site users. We plan to continue providing the majority of the Services on this Site free due to the financial support received from sponsors and advertisers. Cookies will help us to not only deliver ads, but they will help us gauge the efficacy of the ads on this Site. We will, then, be able to display ads that our site users seem to express a higher level of interest in viewing. By allowing us to measure the level of which our site users may interact with the ads, through such means as the clicks of ad links, cookies will allow us to work more effectively with our advertising partners so that they are able to offer quality ads that cater to the interest of our site users. Additionally, cookies will help us to market the Services found on this Site more effectively.
HOW LONG WILL COOKIES STAY ON MY DEVICE?
The span of time in which a cookie will remain on the technological device which the site user uses to access this Site will vary depending on the functionality of the cookie. There are two primary types of cookies utilized by this Site: “session” cookies and “persistent” cookies. While session cookies are intended to be employed only during the timeframe (or “session”) during which the site user visits this Site and will terminate once the site user ceases browsing on this Site, persistent cookies are stored on the technological device of the site user until their pre-established time period or until they are deleted by the site user. Session cookies are intended for single session use, whereas persistent cookies may be used for repeat visits. Moreover, persistent cookies are used to remember the site user’s acceptance of the cookie notice when it is first presented on this Site.
WHAT TYPES OF COOKIES DOES INSPIRE 4 A LIFETIME, LLC USE?
There are four types of cookies that Inspire 4 A Lifetime, LLC employs in the functionality of this Site. Each cookie is intended for specific purposes as stated below:
- Strictly Necessary Cookies: These cookies, as their name implies, are those that are necessary for executing the basic services on this Site. Strictly necessary cookies are used in navigating through the various pages on this Site and in accessing some restricted services. The use of these cookies assist in identifying the browsing session and remembering pertinent information so that a site user is able to access the Services without logging in each time the site user desires to move from page to page. Additionally, these cookies are utilized in the authentication process of site membership registration and in activity pertaining to InspiToken balances which are associated with site membership accounts. Strictly necessary cookies include security cookies which are intended to assist in detecting, as well as averting, potential security risks.
- Performance Cookies: These cookies serve the function of allowing us to see how site users interact with this Site and provide us a means to data which we can analyze, such as what webpages are frequented the most, in order to allow us the opportunity to assess and improve the Services of this Site. As performance cookies provide useful information that is correlated to each distinct username, they also alleviate the pressure that is extended to the backend operation of this Site.
- Targeting Cookies: These cookies are used in correlation with our ad program. They assist us in recognizing how site users interact with ads displayed on this Site, what types of ads seem to interest site users the most, and to what level ads appear effective. By providing such details as the amount of unique site users that each ad attracts, we are able to improve our advertisement and marketing program and gain support from our advertisement partners and other business partners who benefit from aggregate data.
FIRST AND THIRD PARTY COOKIES
IN CORRELATION WITH EMAIL
In some of the emails that we send to our users, there may be web beacon pixels or tracked links which may provide us with such information as to when the email has been opened and which, if any, of the links in the email have been accessed. This information helps us to assess the effectiveness of the emails and determine which areas of content most interest our users so that we can improve the Services found on this Site. Site users can control the access of information obtained by these pixels by deleting the email; choosing to receive email in plain text, rather than HTML; or unsubscribing to our mailing list using the information provided in the email,
IN CORRELATION WITH INFORMATION COLLECTED FROM THIRD PARTIES
WHAT IS DO NOT TRACK (DNT)?
DNT is a web browser setting that allows site users to request that sites do not track their online activity. While we do not support DNT, we respect the privacy of our site users and do not track our site users’ activity for reasons other than those which are associated with the functionality of the Services and performance of this Site. It is the goal of Inspire 4 A Lifetime, LLC that all site users feel comfortable frequenting this Site and that they know that their security is of utmost importance to us. We refrain from taking any actions that would compromise the trust that our site users invest in us. While we do not have direct control over the information gathered by Third-Party Sites, we also make every feasible effort to only work with reliable Third-Parties who share our vision for providing the Services in a way that maintains the confidence and respect of our site users.
HOW TO CONTROL AND DELETE COOKIES
INFORMATIVE THIRD-PARTY RESOURCES
In order to assist site users in understanding how to control cookies, many creators of browsers provide information regarding the procedures that can be implemented to manage cookies. Listed below are some of the most common browsers, as well as links to the information that they provide regarding cookies.
Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop&hl=en
Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
Safari (Desktop): https://support.apple.com/guide/safari/manage-cookies-and-webSite-data-sfri11471/mac
Safari (Mobile): https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201265
Android Browser: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?co=GENIE.Platform%3DAndroid&hl=en
For other browsers, please consult the documentation that your browser manufacturer provides.