PRIVACY STATEMENT


Your privacy is valued by BWG, and BWG respects and protects your privacy as an authorized user of the www.MineralRanger.com (“Web Site”). The purpose of this Privacy Statement is to provide you with a description of the types of information we collect about you when you visit the Web Site, and how BWG uses that information. By visiting or using the Web Site, you agree to the provisions of this Privacy Statement. If you do not agree to the terms of this Privacy Statement, please do not use this Web Site.


This Privacy Statement only applies to information collected while you are on the Web Site pages. These pages may contain links to other Web sites, including sites of third parties who have a relationship with BWG. These third party sites may include sites of service providers who are permitted to display a MineralRanger.com logo pursuant to a separate agreement or relationship. Please be aware that when you click on a link that takes you to another web site, any information you provide, including financial information, is subject to the privacy statement of that site. BWG does not control and is not responsible for the practices of such other third-party sites.


Collection of Information
BWG collects and stores information that you voluntarily provide to BWG as data related to your visit to and usage of the Web Site. BWG collects personally identifiable information (including name, address, and phone number) that is voluntarily provided to us by you. In addition, during your visit, BWG automatically collects certain aggregate information related to your Web Site visit. Aggregate information is non-personally identifiable or anonymous information about you, including the date and time of your visit, your IP address, your computer browser information, the Internet address that you visited prior to and after reaching the Web Site, the name of the domain and host you used to access the Internet, and the features of the Web Site which you accessed.


Cookies
Cookies are simple text files stored on your computer for use by a browser. Certain site features may only be available through the placement of a cookie. BWG may use cookies to assist in data collection and to track visitor Web Site usage and trends to help BWG better serve you. The use of cookies is a standard practice among Internet web sites; most Internet browsers permit a user to accept, decline, or delete cookies. This Web Site works with a first party cookie that collects anonymous traffic data at this Web Site.


Use of Information
BWG uses collected information to maintain and enhance your experience on the Web Site. BWG utilizes information obtained from you in many ways, such as to respond to inquiries, manage the Web Site, and provide information about and market BWG and the Web Site’s products or services. BWG may also utilize any of the information generated by BWG or its contractors for BWG’s commercial use.


Disclosure of Information
It is not BWG’s policy to sell or rent personally identifiable information to third parties who are not affiliates of BWG. BWG may disclose personally identifiable information to appropriate affiliates of BWG, including strategic alliance affiliates, to respond to a request for service or the provide information about available products or services, and to third party service providers. BWG may share aggregate information with certain third parties such as advertisers, national industry organizations, and prospective affiliates. In addition, BWG reserves the right to disclose aggregate information and personally identifiable information to third parties as required or permitted by law and when BWG believes that disclosure is necessary to protect BWG’s rights.


Effective Date/Statement Changes
This Privacy Statement is effective as of November 17, 2010. Each time you use the Web Site, the current version of the Privacy Statement will apply. Accordingly, when you use the Web Site, you should check the date of this Statement and make note of any changes from the prior version(s). BWG reserve’s the right to change this Privacy Statement from time to time without prior notice. Any such Privacy Statement changes will be effected as of the date on which they are posted.


Limitation of Liability/Disclaimer
The information provided on the Web Site is presented by BWG for informational purposes only. The Web Site does not provide, and is not a replacement for, professional legal or real estate advice or opinions.


While BWG makes every effort to present accurate and reliable information on the Web Site, BWG does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, efficacy, or timeliness of such information. Use of such information is voluntary, and reliance on it should only be undertaken after an independent review of its accuracy, completeness, efficacy, and timeliness. Reliance upon any of the information on the Web Site is at the your sole risk. Any reference on the Web Site to any specific commercial product, process, or service by trade name, trademark, service mark, manufacturer, or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, approval, recommendation or certification by BWG. In addition, while BWG has, in accordance with current industry standards, employed methods to maintain the security of the Web Site, BWG cannot in all cases be responsible for the actions of computer hackers or other unauthorized access to the Web Site.


The Web Site is an independent website, owned by BWG and is not affiliated with any real estate, title, or abstract agency or law firm. BWG is neither a title examiner, attorney, nor other licensed real estate professional. No warranty is implied or given by the BWG. The contents of the advertisements online are the responsibility of the advertiser. BWG reserves the right to reject questionable advertising. This entire disclaimer applies to all websites and publications owned by BWG. BWG makes no representations about the suitability or results of the products, services, or information contained on the Web Site for any purpose. All such products, services, and information are provided “as is” and “as available” without warranty of any kind, express or implied. BWG does not warrant that the information will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the Web Site or the server that makes it available, are free of viruses or other harmful components. Neither BWG nor any third party content provider warrants that any files available for downloading through the Web Site will be free of viruses or similar contamination or destructive features. You expressly agree that the entire risk as to the quality and performance of the Web Site and the accuracy or completeness of the content is assumed solely by you. All information that has been provided on the Web Site should be independently verified.


BWG AND ITS PARTNERS, SUBSIDIARIES, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, LICENSORS, CONTRACTORS, AND AFFILIATES (COLLECTIVELY, “AFFILIATES”) ASSUME NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR, AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL LIABILITY FOR, ANY CONSEQUENCES RESULTING FROM THE USE OF THE INFORMATION ON THE WEB SITE (OR FROM THE USE OF ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM LINKED OR REFERENCED SITES). BWG AND ITS AFFILIATES ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR, AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL LIABILITY FOR, DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, AND EXEMPLARY DAMAGES) ARISING OUT OF ANY USE, REFERENCE TO, OR RELIANCE ON SUCH INFORMATION. NO GUARANTEES, REPRESENTATIONS, OR WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ARE MADE BY BWG OR ITS AFFILIATES WITH RESPECT TO SUCH INFORMATION, INCLUDING (BUT NOT LIMITED TO) ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR USE OR PURPOSE. ANY LIABILITY OF BWG OR ITS AFFILIATES ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH OR RELATING TO THE USE OF THE WEB SITE OR THE INFORMATION PROVIDED HEREIN SHALL BE STRICTLY LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT PAID TO BWG BY OR ON BEHALF OF YOU IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEB SITE IN THE TWELVE (12) MONTHS PRIOR TO THE CLAIMED INJURY OR DAMAGE. THIS LIMITATION APPLIES TO ALL CAUSES OF ACTION IN THE AGGREGATE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, BREACH OF CONTRACT, BREACH OF WARRANTY, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY, MISREPRESENTATION AND OTHER TORTS.


Governing Law
This Privacy Statement is governed by the laws of the State of Texas without giving effect to any principles of conflict of law.


Contact Us
To contact BWG with your questions or comments regarding this Privacy Statement or the information collection and dissemination practices of the Web Site, please email BWG at info@mineralranger.com.


To see the Terms and Conditions that apply to the Web Site and your use of the products and services provided by BWG and the Web Site, click here. All trademarks, service marks, and other proprietary materials herein are the property of BWG Enterprises, LLC. 2010. All rights reserved.