General Information that We Gather
When you become a registered user of BMS, you provide us with personal information such as your e-mail address and your account number. Becoming a registered user enables you to review confidential account information for the service(s) that you are enrolled in, and perform other confidential transactions.
Valuable offers from our business partners that we send you on their behalf.
Service Notifications Related to Your Account(s)
You may decline to receive e-mail offers from BMS at any time. We do not provide your e-mail address to any other companies for them to market their products or services to you. When we hire vendors to deliver e-mails to you on our behalf, they cannot use your e-mail address for any other purpose.
You may also receive e-mail offers from another company for BMS products and services if you have requested that BMS send you offers from its partners and/or advertisers. BMS does not provide these companies with personal information about you. To decline offers from other companies who may send offers on BMS’s behalf, if you should follow the instructions provided by the company.
BMS may hire other companies to place our banner ads on other Web sites and to perform tracking and reporting activities (“third-party advertisement servers”). They do not collect personally identifiable information in doing this work for us, and we do not give them any personally identifiable information.
Third-party advertisement servers are subject to their own privacy policies. If you would like more information about the privacy policies of these third-party advertisement servers, including information on how to opt out of their tracking methods, please click here to visit the Network Advertising Initiative Web site.
Children under 13 years of age: We do not knowingly solicit data online from or market online to children under the age of 13.
Whenever you visit our website we gather general information about your visit – the site you are coming from, pages or areas you visit on our site, and how long you stay at a particular location on the site. This general information is used only in the aggregate, much like television ratings. This information helps us to identify popular areas of our site as well as areas that could use refinement, so that we can keep content on the site fresh and relevant to our users’ interests. Many improvements and updates to the site are based on this data. We do not collect any personally identifiable information from you except when you expressly volunteer it under special circumstances described below, such as entering a contest.
How to be Removed from our Mailing List after you’ve Subscribed
If at any time after signing up for our mailing list you would prefer to be removed from it, you can contact our customer service team to unsubscribe, and you will be removed.
We Gather Personal Data ONLY at your Request
If at some point during your visit to our website you take part in a survey or promotion, download documents, or if you choose to contact us from some reason, we may ask you for personal information such as your name, address, and e-mail address. We also may ask you for information about your interests, opinions and background so that we can better interact with you in the future and better understand your needs as a customer. Providing such information is always optional on your part.
When you submit personal information to us, you also may choose to be notified by e-mail about additional products and services offered by BMS. If you’d like to join our mailing list to receive more information about our products and services, please check the opt-in box on the appropriate web form. We only add users to our mailing list when they choose to subscribe.
Information collected at our website will not be sold, rented, lent or otherwise disclosed to anyone other than BMS’s affiliates and direct and indirect subsidiaries of BMS. Any personal information you may choose to give us is used only to fulfill the service you have requested, such as ordering a document or subscribing to a mailing list.