What Information Do We Collect?
Sometimes we receive data from our affiliates or our advertising partners and other third parties to helps us (or them) deliver ads, understand online activity, and generally make the Website better.
We may collect and process information about your actual location based on your IP address, Wi-Fi access points, and other geo-location technologies. We use this information to customize your Website experience.
Retargeting and Online Behavioral Advertising
Retargeting is a way to use non-personal information to remind you on other websites that you were browsing our Website previously with the goal to bring you back to our site. We, or our authorized partners (such as Google, Inc.), may use the non-personal information collected on the Website for online behavioral advertising purposes including retargeting and to customize ads to you when you visit other (non-Vi) sites. If you wish to opt-out of this process, click the OBA logo on our banner advertisements. You will be directed to an opt-out page where you'll be able to select your data preferences.
Cookies and Anonymous Identifiers
Certain pages on our Website also contain web beacons (also known as spotlight tags, Internet tags, pixel tags and clear GIFs), which are tiny graphic images that may appear on our websites and in our emails. Web beacons help us analyze our customers' online behavior and measure the effectiveness of our websites and email communications. We work with certain service providers that help us track, collect and analyze this information. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having your information used by our service providers, click here
Web beacons on our Website may be used to collect information about your visit, including the pages you view, the features you use, the links you click and other actions you take in connection with the Website. This information may include your computer's IP address, your browser type, your Internet service provider (ISP), your operating system, date and time information and other technical information about your computer. Web beacons in our emails may be used to track your interactions with those messages, such as when you receive, open, forward or click a link in an email message from us.
We may also combine the information we collect from cookies and web beacons with other information that we have collected from you. This information may be used for purposes of improving our Website, personalizing your online experience, tailoring our communications with you and determining the effectiveness of our advertising.
How Do We Use The Information That We Collect?
With Whom Do We Share Information That We Collect?
We will not rent, sell or exchange your Personal Information with any third parties for their own marketing purposes. We may share your Personal Information as follows:
As Vi continues to grow and develop its business, it is possible that its corporate structure may change, or that it may merge or otherwise combine with another company, or that it or its assets may be acquired by another company. In any such transaction, the Personal Information and Aggregate Data will most probably be among the transferred business assets.
What Choices Do You Have?
If you do not wish to receive any information, materials, advertisements or offers from Vi, you may so notify Vi in the manner described below. Within a commercially reasonable time following our receipt of any such notice, we will take steps to assure that you will not receive any further communications from us of such a nature.
You may also set your browser to block all cookies, including cookies associated with our Website, or to indicate when a cookie is being set by us. However, it's important to remember that many of our services may not function properly if your cookies are disabled.
Where you have provided us with the appropriate permissions, or where we are legally entitled to do so, we will provide you with marketing materials by email. You can opt out of receiving these emails at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the marketing email.
How Do We Protect Information Collected?
Controlling "SPAM" or Unsolicited Email
Vi is concerned about controlling unsolicited commercial email, or spam. We are against the use of spam and will not sell, lease or rent our email lists to third parties.
Your California Privacy Rights
If you reside in California, you have the right to ask us one time each year if we have shared personal information with third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make a request, please send us an email at the email address provided below. Indicate in your letter that you are making a "Shine the Light" inquiry.
How We Respond to Do Not Track Signals
Other than for the purposes expressly described above, we do not track users across the web, and therefore we do not use or respond to "do not track" signals. We also do not authorize the collection of personally identifiable information from Website users for third party use through advertising technologies.
Our Website and associated services are hosted in the United States. If you are outside of the United States, your information will be processed and stored in the United States and you are consenting to such processing and storage.
Whom Can You Contact For More Information?
If you have any questions, suggestions, or concerns about the Website, Vi, or our services or privacy practices, or if you would like to notify us as to your desire not to be contacted by us or would like to make a disclosure request, please contact us in writing at the address given below.
71 South Wacker Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60606
Last Revised: February 2015