Welcome to TCBmag.com
TCBmag.com is created, edited, and maintained by MSP Communications, publisher of Twin Cities Business, 220 S. 6th Street, Suite 500, Minneapolis, MN 55402.
TCBmag.com collects personal information about its visitors only in cases in which we expressly ask for it and visitors supply it willingly. We will sell or transfer the information we collect to a third party only when we expressly state our intention to do so at the time and place at which we collect the information.
The information we collect is used to improve the content of TCBmag.com, notify visitors about updates to our site, and is never shared with other organizations for commercial purposes.
Information that is shared with corporate sponsors and partners of TCBmag.com—which is done so only after receiving the consent of the visitor—is general information not of a personal nature and is only shared for demographic purposes (for example, to inform partners of the average age of site visitors, what geographical area yields the most visitors, etc.).
This site contains links to other sites. This site is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites. (Please refer to the Terms of Service notice for other information on links.)
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Magazine Subscription Order Form
TCBmag.com contains an order form for subscriptions to Twin Cities Business; we require information from you if you are using the order form to subscribe to the magazine. Information asked of you will include contact information (such as name, e-mail, and shipping address), and possibly financial information (such as credit card number and expiration date). If we have trouble processing an order, we use the information to contact you. This information is used for shipping and billing purposes and to fill your order. We will disclose your name, address and transaction information to our fulfillment partner in order to effect the transaction and send you the product you have ordered, and we will disclose your credit card details to the relevant bank or credit card company in order to complete the transaction.
Subscribing to Twin Cities Business will require you to complete a demographic questionnaire about you and your company. The data is used in a number of ways, to include the following:
1. Used to improve the content of Twin Cities Business
2.Used to notify subscribers about requalification and renewal
3. Used for marketing Twin Cities Business and Twin Cities Business-sponsored products and services
4. Used by our circulation audit bureau to verify demographic statistics
5. Used for research surveys
6. Used by Twin Cities Business editors for consultation with readers
Postal addresses may be rented to selected outside firms for promotional purposes. Users are required to target their offers carefully.
Telephone and fax numbers of Twin Cities Business subscribers are used by TCB to collect renewal and requalification data. Telephone and fax numbers are not rented to outside firms.
Your e-mail address will be used to notify you of subscription expiration and will contain renewal instructions. They also may be used for TCB surveys conducted by our own research team and offers that we think may interest you. E-mail addresses are not rented to outside firms. When you provide your e-mail address to us, you agree to receive e-mail only from TCB. We allow you to "opt-out" of receiving e-mail fromTCB at the time you subscribe and within each e-mail you receive.
In order to use this site, visitors are not required to complete our registration form.
If a visitor chooses to register, however, certain contact information must be provided; we never sell this information, and we only provide it to our partners when we expressly state our intention to do so at the time and place at which we collect the information. It is gathered for the purposes of contacting you about services on TCBmag.com for which you have expressed interest, and as mentioned previously, to make your experience on the site more efficient and catered to your needs. It is optional for the user to provide personal information (income level, gender, etc.), and unique identifiers (username, password, etc.). Giving additional information enhances service and provides you with a more individualized experience on our site, but is not necessary for efficient usage of TCBmag.com.
TCBmag.com is not intended for use by minors, especially children under the age of thirteen. In order to protect them, children are not permitted to register for the site; provide any personal information; purchase subscriptions; or use our public discussion areas, forums, and chats without the permission of their parents or legal guardians.
We publish e-newsletters; we never sell or share our subscribers' e-mail addresses.
All e-mail newsletters sent by MSP Communications are compliant with the CAN-SPAM Act of 2003. All e-mails contain a valid opt-out mechanism, the valid postal address of MSP Communications, an operative return address, and an accurate and explanative subject line. At any time, subscribers may cancel their subscription to any e-mail list by sending us an e-mail.
This website has security measures in place to protect against loss, misuse and alteration of your personal information under tcbmag.com’s control. However, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be completely secure, and while we strive to protect your personal information, TCBmag.com cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you convey to us; you do so at your own risk. Once TCBmag.com receives your information, we make the best effort possible to ensure your security within the confines of this site.
Postings and Privacy
Any information you include in a message you post to any message board, discussion group blog, or other public posting area on our site is available to anyone with Internet access. You submit postings, photographs, etc., at your own risk; please take the necessary precautions when taking part in such activities. For example, if you don't want people to know your name or email address, make sure not to include that information in any message you post publicly. For more information on material posted by users on the site, please see the Terms of Service agreement.
Twin Cities Business
220 S. 6th Sreet, Suite 500
Minneapolis, MN 55402
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