Privacy Policy

Step-Saver, Inc. PRIVACY PROTECTION POLICY NOTICE

Step-Saver, Inc., as a provider of newspaper services to advertisers and readers, is required by Connecticut Public Act 08-167 to inform the public of its policies regarding privacy of personal information. Personal information is information that is capable of being associated with an individual such as a driver’s license number, state identification numbers, account numbers or health insurance identification numbers. As used in this Privacy Protection Policy notice, personal information and social security numbers are sometimes referred to collectively as “personal information.” Our company understands the need to ensure the privacy of all personal information collected in the course of business. Your privacy is important to us and maintaining your trust and confidence is a high priority. The purpose of this notice is to explain our Privacy Policy with regard to personal information about you that we obtain and how we keep that information secure.

It is the policy of Step-Saver, Inc. to:

•Protect the confidentiality of Social Security numbers and all nonpublic personal information of our clients;
•Prohibit the unlawful disclosure of Social Security numbers and all nonpublic personal information of our clients; and
•Limit access to Social Security numbers and all nonpublic personal information of our clients.
NONPUBLIC PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT

We collect nonpublic personal information about our advertisers, subscribers, vendors, sub-contractors, and employees that is provided to us by them or obtained by us with their authorization or consent. We do not disclose social security numbers or any other nonpublic personal information about any current or former individual or company obtained in the course of business, except as expressly authorized by those individuals or groups or as required by law.

CONFIDENTIALITY AND SECURITY

We retain records relating to services that we provide so that we are better able to assist you with your needs and to comply with professional guidelines or requirements of law. All retained records, both physically and electronically, are secured and encrypted. If we dispose of any records, any documents containing nonpublic personal information in those records are shredded or otherwise destroyed. In order to guard your nonpublic personal information, we maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with our professional standards.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

Step-Saver, Inc. reserves the right to change or update this Privacy Policy, or any other of our policies or practices, at any time, and will notify users by posting such changed or updated Privacy Policy on our website and in our office. Any changes or updates will be effective immediately upon posting.