Privacy Policy

Last modified: 12/18/2014


Hallmark Data Systems (

We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy.

Included in this policy are the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide to us upon visiting our website and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting, and disclosing that information.

This policy applies to information we collect:

It does not apply to information collected by:

Please read this policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it. By accessing or using our website, you agree to this privacy policy and our policies and practices. Periodic changes to this policy may be made to the website (see Changes to our Privacy Policy). Please check our policy for periodic updates as continued use of the website is deemed to be an acceptance of changes.

Children Under the Age of 13

Our website is not intended for use by children under 13 years of age. We do not knowingly collect or accept personal information provided from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide information to this website. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, that information will be deleted. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at 847-983-2000.

Information We Collect About You and How We Collect It

We collect several types of information from and about users of our website, including:

This information may be collected:

Technologies used for automatic data collection and advertising may include browser cookies, flash cookies, or web beacons. For more information about managing your privacy and security settings, see Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information. We do not collect personal information automatically, but we may tie this information to personal information about you that we collect from other sources or information that you provide to us.

Third-Party Use of Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies

Some content or applications, including advertisements, on our website are served by third parties, including advertisers, ad networks and servers, content providers, and application providers. These third parties, such as Google and others, may use cookies and other tracking technologies to collect information about you when you use our website. This information may be used to provide you with interest-based or behavioral advertising or other targeted content.

We do not control third party tracking or how they use collected data. If you have any questions about an advertisement or other targeted content, contact the responsible provider directly. For information about opting out of receiving targeted advertising from many third parties, see Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information or visit the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page. For information about opting out of Google’s use of cookies, visit Google’s Ad Settings.

How We Use Your Information

We use information that we collect about you or you provide to us, including personal information, to:

We may also use this information to contact you about our own and third party goods or services that may be of interest to you. If you do not want us to use your information in this way, please check the relevant box located on the form on which we collect your data or adjust your user account preferences. For more information, see Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information.

We may also use this information to display advertisements to our advertisers’ target audiences. While we do not disclose your personal information for these purposes without your consent, clicking on or otherwise interacting with an advertisement may indicate to the advertiser that you meet its target criteria.

Disclosure of Your Information

We may disclose aggregated information about users and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.

We may disclose personal information collected as described in this privacy policy:

In addition, we may disclose your personal information:

Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information

We strive to provide you with choices regarding the personal information you provide us. To exercise control over your information, we have provided you with the following mechanisms:

We do not control third parties’ collection or use of your information to serve interest-based advertising. However, these parties may provide opt-out options, such as the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.

Accessing and Correcting Your Information

To review and change your personal information, you can visit your account profile page on our website or email us your request. We cannot delete your personal information without deleting your user account. We may not accommodate your request if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.

If you delete your user contributions to the website, copies may remain viewable in cached or archived pages, or copied or stored by other users.

California Privacy Rights

California Civil Code Section § 1798.83 allows California residents to request certain information regarding disclosure of information to third parties for direct marketing purposes. To do so, please write us at:

Hallmark Data Systems
Attn: Customer Service Department
7300 N. Linder Ave
Skokie, IL 60077

Data Security

To secure your personal information from accidental loss or unauthorized access, use, alteration, or disclosure, all information you provide to us is stored on secure servers behind firewalls. Any payment transactions will be encrypted using SSL technology.

As a user, you are responsible for the use and protection of your password and any information you share in public areas of the website, such as message boards or comment boxes. Any transmission of personal information to our website is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the website.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

We post any and all changes to this privacy policy on this page with the date of last revision at the top of the page. If any material changes are made to how we treat users’ personal information, we will notify you through a notice on the website home page. You are responsible for ensuring that we have an accurate and deliverable email address for you, and for periodically visiting our website and this privacy policy to check for any changes.

Contact Information

To ask questions or comment about this privacy policy or our privacy practices, contact us at:

Hallmark Data Systems
Attn: Customer Service Department
7300 N. Linder Ave
Skokie, IL 60077

or via our toll-free number: