Meridian takes your privacy seriously, and is committed to the security, confidentiality and privacy of your personal information. The following discusses Meridian’s practices and policies for information collected from this website.
Meridian does not sell, rent, or loan any information regarding its shareholders or interested parties to anyone. Any information you give us is held with the utmost care and security, and will never be used in ways to which you have not consented.
Meridian will not collect any personal information about individuals except when specifically and knowingly provided by such individuals. Meridian will not share personal aggregate or summary information regarding its shareholders with partners or any other third parties, nor will it sell or share any personal information.
Use of Information Gathered
Meridian collects certain personal information about you when you voluntarily provide it to request information from Meridian or send Meridian a message through its website. In order to process your request, the some or all of the following information must be provided (depending on the request): your name; your email address; your mailing address; your affiliation; your occupation; your telephone and/or fax number; your request; your rating of various aspects of the website; and how you heard about Meridian. Some of this information is required and the remainder is voluntarily provided.
When you request information from Meridian or register for our e-mail update list, we place you, dependent on the service you specify, on our list to receive news releases, updates, and bulletins about both Meridian directly and/or related information that is pertinent to Meridian’s business model, by e-mail, mail, or fax. Additionally, if a phone number is provided we may call to ensure that such information is being received and understood in context, unless specified to the contrary.
Meridian maintains, on Meridian’s computers, a back-up database of its shareholder requests for information via its website. This database is maintained internally as a record of requests for information and is for record-keeping purposes only. Meridian takes reasonable precautions to protect your personal information against unauthorized access.
Meridian collects certain non-identifiable information regarding the areas of the website you have visited, the websites from which you linked to Meridian’s website, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on the website, and other statistical information that helps us to better serve you. This information is summarized in a monthly statistical analysis and cannot be used to identify any particular individual.
Both personal and statistical information about our web visitors is collected and stored on our website provider’s system and its confidentiality is maintained. It is not provided to any third party and is not used for any purposes except as described above.
Cautionary Note with Respect to Third Party Links
This website may contain links to other sites. This privacy statement only applies to information collected on Meridian website. Meridian disclaims any responsibility for the privacy practices of any third party websites.