Advertising and Privacy Policy

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Google's use of the DoubleClick cookie enables it and its partners to serve advertising based on their visit to and/or other sites on the Internet.
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Log Files
As with most other websites, we collect and use the data contained in log files. The information in the log files include your IP (internet protocol) address, your ISP (internet service provider, such as AOL or Shaw Cable), the browser you used to visit our site (such as Internet Explorer or Firefox), the time you visited our site and which pages you visited throughout our site.

Cookies and Web Beacons
We do use cookies to store information, such as your personal preferences when you visit our site. This could include only showing you a popup once in your visit, or the ability to login to some of our features, such as forums.

We also use third party advertisements on to support our site. Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on our site, which will also send these advertisers (such as Google through the Google AdSense program) information including your IP address, your ISP , the browser you used to visit our site, and in some cases, whether you have Flash installed. This is generally used for geotargeting purposes (for example, showing San Francisco ads to someone in San Francisco) or showing advertising based on previous sites visited (also known as interest based advertising, showing business ads to someone who visits business websites.).

You can choose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings, or by managing preferences in privacy software you may already have on your computer, such as ad blockers, anti-virus software and even through your Internet router software. But please be aware that this can affect how you are able to interact with hrVillage as well as with countless other sites. Typical issues could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts.

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