How We Collect and Use Information
general public—understand how we collect and use the personal information you provide to us, and to help you make
informed decisions when using our web site and all of our related services therein.
To request a correction or deletion
The Crab PlaceTM
504 Maryland Avenue
Crisfield, Maryland 21817
The Information We Collect:
When visiting the our web
site, you may provide us with two types of information: personal information you voluntarily choose to disclose that
is collected on an individual basis, and Web site use information gathered on a collective basis as you and others
browse our Web site.
Personal Information You Choose to Provide
You provide us information
about yourself, your firm or company, and your practices when you register to be a user of our services, register for
certain services, or register for email newsletters and alerts.
If you correspond with us through
email, we may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and our responses. If you
use our "Email this page" feature to send a copy of that page to someone else, your email address will appear as the
sender of the email. Both your email address and the recipient's email address will not be used for any other purpose.
How We Use the Information That You Provide to Us
Generally, we use personal information for purposes of managing and expanding our business activities, providing
customer service and making available other products and services to our customers and prospective customers.
Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify you about important changes to our Web site, new
services and special offers we think you will find valuable.
You may choose to opt-out of having your
information used for purposes not directly related to our site, at the time that we ask for the information.
Until you explicitly opt-in for the first time we consider you in the opt-out category.
We always notify our customers when their information is being collected by any outside parties. We do this so our
users can make an informed choice as to whether or not they should proceed with services that require an outside
If you do not wish to receive any promotional or marketing e-mails and/or surface mail
marketing letters, you may opt-out of receiving them by informing one of our phone representatives, or by sending a
with "Unsubscribe" in the subject line.
A cookie is a very small text document, which
often includes an anonymous unique identifier. When you visit a Web site, that site's computer asks your computer for
permission to store this file in a part of your hard drive specifically designated for cookies. Each Web site can
send its own cookie to your browser if your browser's preferences allow it, but (to protect your privacy) your
browser only permits a Web site to access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by
How We Use Information We Collect from Cookies:
visit our Web site, the site uses its cookies to differentiate you from other customers. In some cases, we also use
cookies to prevent you from seeing unnecessary advertisements or requiring you to log in more than is necessary for
Cookies, in conjunction with our Web server's log files, allow us to calculate the
aggregate number of people visiting our Web site and which parts of the site are most popular. This helps us gather
feedback in order to constantly improve our Web site and better serve our customers. Cookies do not allow us to
gather any personal information about you and we do not generally store any personal information that you provided to
us in your cookies.
Sharing Information with Third Parties:
We will never share
any of your personal information collected by our web site with any 3rd party. All data collected will be held completely
How We Protect Your Information
Secure Information Transmissions:
Email is not recognized as a secure medium of communication. For this reason, we request that you do
not send private information to us by email. Some of the information you may enter on our Web site may be transmitted
securely via Secure Sockets Layer SSL, 128 bit encryption services. Pages utilizing this technology will have URLs
that start with HTTPS instead of HTTP. Please contact us if you have any questions or
How You Can Access and Correct Your Information:
request access to all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintain in our database by
About Other Web Sites Linked to Our Web Site:
We are not
responsible for the practices employed by Web sites linked to or from our Web site nor the information or content
contained therein. Often links to other Web sites are provided solely as pointers to information on topics that may
be useful to the users of our Web site. Please remember that when you use a link to go from our Web site to another
Web sites which have a link on our Web site, is subject to that Web site's own rules and policies. Please read over
those rules and policies before proceeding.
By using our Web site you consent to our
policies and procedures, we will post those changes on our Web site to keep you aware of what information we collect,
how we use it and under what circumstances we may disclose it. At any time you may request to view any and all
changes and updates, via surface mail.
Notification of Changes:
deem appropriate so users are aware of what information we collect, how it is used, and under what circumstances, if
any, we disclose it. In some cases where we post a notice, we may also email user who have opted to receive
communications from us, notifying them of the changes in our privacy practices.