Privacy Policy

This privacy policy is for this website waterstonegroup.com, which is owned and managed by Waterstone Management Group, LLC (Waterstone). Watersone respects the privacy of those who access or use this website, and uses reasonable commercial efforts to ensure that any information provided while interacting with the site remains secure. By accessing or using this website, you agree to the terms of this privacy policy, as outlined below. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not access or use this site.

Collection and Use of Personal Information

When you engage in certain activities on this site, you may be asked to provide information about yourself, such as your name, company, e-mail address, and other personal identifying information. This information is used to record and support your participation in the activities you select. Such activities may include fulfilling a request for information, processing an application for employment and/or providing information on Waterstone’s services. Waterstone will not sell or share your information with any third party, unless expressly directed by you.

Email Newsletter and Communications

This website operates an email newsletter program to inform subscribers about Waterstone insights, news, and services. Users can subscribe through an online automated process should they wish to do so, but do so at their own discretion. Email marketing campaigns published by this website or its owners may contain tracking facilities within the actual email. Subscriber activity is tracked and stored in a database for future analysis and evaluation. Such tracked activity may include but is not limited to the opening of emails, forwarding of emails, the clicking of links within the email content, times, dates and frequency of activity. This information is used to refine future email campaigns and supply the user with more relevant content based around their activity. All such emails include the opportunity for recipients to un-subscribe at any time through an automated system.

Links to Other Sites

This website may include links to other websites that we believe can offer you useful information. While we strive to include links that are relevant and safe, we cannot guarantee or verify the contents or the security of any externally linked website, including those sites on which our logo or other information supplied by us appears. These sites adhere to their own privacy policies and data collection practices, for which we have no control or responsibility.

Use of Cookies and Log Files

Cookies are small files saved to the user’s computer hard drive that track, save and store information about the user’s interactions and usage of the website. This allows the website, through its server, to provide the user with a tailored experience within this website. Users may deny the use and saving of cookies by taking the necessary steps within their web browser’s security settings to block all cookies from this website and its external serving vendors.

This website uses tracking software to monitor its visitors to better understand how they use it. This software uses cookies to gather certain information automatically and stores it in log files. Information collected includes IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, operating system, and date/time stamps. It does not store, save or collect personal information.

Effective Date

This privacy policy is effective as of January 18, 2018.