This Cookies Statement describes how and when your information
is collected, used, and shared by Hourspent when you, or other users use the
Hourspent platform (which includes the Hourspent websites, and its services
that link to this Cookies Statement , which we call the ''Services'').
We have created this Cookies Statement in order to demonstrate our firm and continuing
commitment to the privacy of personal information provided by those visiting
and interacting with this web site. We hold the privacy of your personal
information in the highest regard. The following discloses our information
gathering and dissemination practices for this website. We recognize the
importance of protecting your privacy and our policy is designed to assist you
in understanding how we collect, use and safeguard the personal information you
provide to us and to assist you in making informed decisions when using our
site. This policy will be continuously assessed against new technologies,
business practices and our customers' needs.
Web Site Use Information
other commercial Web sites, Hourspent.com utilizes a standard technology called
"cookies" (see explanation below, "What Are Cookies?") and
web server log files to collect information about how our Web site is used.
Information gathered through cookies and Web server logs may include the date
and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our Web site, and the Web
sites visited just before and just after our Web site.
What Are Cookies?
A cookie is
a very small text document, which often includes an anonymous unique
identifier. When you visit a Web site, that site's computer asks your computer
for permission to store this file in a part of your hard drive specifically
designated for cookies. Each Web site can send its own cookie to your browser
if your browser's preferences allow it, but (to protect your privacy) your
browser only permits a Web site to access the cookies it has already sent to
you, not the cookies sent to you by other sites. Browsers are usually set to
accept cookies. However, if you would prefer not to receive cookies, you may
will not function as effectively when viewed by the users. A cookie cannot
retrieve any other data from your hard drive or pass on computer viruses.
How Do We Use Information We Collect
As you visit
users. Cookies, in conjunction with our Web server's log files, allow us to
calculate the aggregate number of people visiting our Web site and which parts
of the site are most popular. This helps us gather feedback to constantly
improve our Web site and better serve our clients. Cookies do not allow us to gather
any personal information about you and we do not intentionally store any
personal information that your browser provided to us in your cookies.