B. Online Information Collection
1. Personal Information
You can visit and browse the Pittenger & Anderson, Inc. Web site and find out about our business by providing a “username” and password. Pittenger & Anderson, Inc. collects personal information when it is submitted by clients or visitors (i.e. Name, E-mail address, etc.) upon creating a “username” and password. This information is used only by Pittenger & Anderson, Inc. to facilitate conversation between Pittenger & Anderson, Inc. and the client/visitor. Personal information provided online is not disclosed to any other organization, unless we are required or permitted to do so by law. You will never receive an e-mail from Pittenger and Anderson, Inc. asking for personal information to log in to our web site (i.e. account numbers, social security numbers, etc.).
2. IP Addresses
Pittenger & Anderson, Inc. web servers collect your Internet Protocol (IP) address for the purpose of system administration and internal reporting of aggregate information. Using IP addresses, we can determine the domain names of Internet service providers (ISPs) used to access the Pittenger & Anderson, Inc. web site. The domain names are not personally identifying, which means that a web session is logged, but remains anonymous.
Pittenger and Anderson, Inc. web site functions are based, in part, on your browser’s ability to accept cookie files. Cookies are pieces of information that a web site transfers to your hard drive, which allow you to easily navigate a web site. While the Pittenger & Anderson, Inc. web site sends out cookies, the information is not currently used to track repeat visits. You are required to log in each time you visit the Pittenger & Anderson, Inc. web site.
Our web site may contain links to other web sites. Pittenger & Anderson, Inc. is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of other web sites.
For the purpose of improving our service and following regulatory requirements, your e-mail communication may be reviewed, monitored and archived by the Pittenger and Anderson, Inc. server. Messages sent on the public web site are not encrypted.
E. Changes to this Statement
Pittenger & Anderson, Inc. reserves the right to change this privacy statement at anytime.
July 24, 2008