Privacy Policy

PHL News Online (PNO) take online privacy seriously and respect the concerns of users. In this policy, we describe our privacy practices with regard to information we collect to help you make informed decisions about how you share information when you visit or use the site.

What – information

PNO may collect information, including personally identifiable information, directly from you if you choose to provide that information. You may provide us with your name and email address when you sign up for our newsletters.

Please be aware that you should avoid posting sensitive or personal information that you would not want to be available to the public.

Information that is automatically collected

When you access PNO, we and our third-party partners may automatically collect certain information about your visit using tools such as cookies and other similar technologies. The information collected automatically when you visit the Site may include your IP address, characteristics of your operating system, information about your browser and system settings, and data about the computer or mobile device you use to access the Site.

What are Cookies

These are small files that websites and other online services use to store information about users on the users’ own computers. For more information about cookies, you may visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org. If you choose to disable cookies, that could affect certain features of the Site that use cookies to enhance their functionality.

What are Tags

These are small files that link web pages to particular web servers and their cookies, and they may be used for a variety of purposes, such as counting the number of visitors to the Site, and analyzing how users navigate around the Site.

We also use third-party web analytics services, such as Google Analytics, on the Site, to provide us with statistics and other information about visitors to the Site.

How – use & collect

PNO use the information gathered for various purposes, including the purposes listed below:
Provide products and services you request;
Respond to requests, questions, and comments, and provide other types of user support;
Carry out, evaluate, and improve our content;
Perform data analytics regarding usage of the Site..

How – Information share

PNO’s service providers may have access to information we collect through the Site to carry out work on our behalf. Those parties are restricted from using personal information collected through the Site for purposes other than to provide the requested assistance. In addition, certain service providers may collect or access information through the Site to enable or provide services, tools, or other features available on the Site.

How – Protect personal information

PNO maintain appropriate administrative, technical, and physical safeguards designed to protect the personal information you provide against accidental, unlawful, or unauthorized destruction, loss, alteration, access, disclosure, or use. That said, it is not possible to guarantee the security of information transmitted online, and you assume some risk with regard to the security of information you provide through any website, including this Site.

Changes to privacy policy

PNOmay update this online privacy policy periodically to reflect changes to our privacy practices, such as how we collect or use personal information.