Privacy Policy

Rochester Ginger and your privacy

Rochester Ginger takes your privacy seriously. Please read the following to learn more about our privacy policy.

What this Privacy Policy Covers

  • This privacy policy covers Rochester Ginger’s treatment of personally identifiable information that Rochester Ginger collects when you are on the Rochester Ginger site, and when you use Rochester Ginger’s services. This policy also covers Rochester Ginger’s treatment of any personally identifiable information that Rochester Ginger’s business partners share with Rochester Ginger or that Rochester Ginger may collect on a partner’s site.
  • This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that Rochester Ginger does not own or control, or to people that Rochester Ginger does not employ or manage. In addition, this policy does not apply to Rochester Ginger financial products and services, which are covered by Privacy Information.

Information Collection and Use

  • Rochester Ginger collects personally identifiable information when you register for a Rochester Ginger account, when you use certain Rochester Ginger products or services, when you visit Rochester Ginger pages, and when you enter promotions or sweepstakes. Rochester Ginger may also receive personally identifiable information from our business partners.
  • When you register with Rochester Ginger, we ask for your name, email address, birth date, gender, zip code, occupation, industry, and personal interests. Once you register with Rochester Ginger and sign in to our services, you are not anonymous to us.
  • Rochester Ginger also automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser including your IP address, Rochester Ginger cookie information and the page you requested.
  • Rochester Ginger uses information for three general purposes: to customize the advertising and content you see, to fulfill your requests for certain products and services, and to contact you about specials and new products.

Information Sharing and Disclosure

  • Rochester Ginger will not sell or rent your personally identifiable information to anyone.
  • Rochester Ginger may send personally identifiable information about you to other companies or people when:
    • We have your consent to share the information;
    • We need to share your information to provide the product or service you have requested;
    • We need to send the information to companies who work on behalf of Rochester Ginger to provide a product or service to you. (Unless we tell you differently, these companies do not have any right to use the personally identifiable information we provide to them beyond what is necessary to assist us.);
    • We respond to subpoenas, court orders or legal process; or We find that your actions on our web sites violate the Rochester Ginger Terms of Service, which includes the Rochester Ginger Societies Terms of Service, or any of our usage guidelines for specific products or services.


  • Rochester Ginger may set and access Rochester Ginger cookies on your computer.
  • Rochester Ginger allows other companies that are presenting advertisements on some of our pages to set and access their cookies on your computer. Other companies’ use of their cookies is subject to their own privacy policies, not this one. Advertisers or other companies do not have access to Rochester Ginger’s cookies.
  • Rochester Ginger uses web beacons to access our cookies within and outside our network of web sites and in connection with Rochester Ginger products and services.

Your Ability to Edit and Delete Your Account Information and Preferences

  • Rochester Ginger gives you the ability to edit your Rochester Ginger Account Information and preferences at any time, including whether you want Rochester Ginger to contact you about specials and new products.
  • You may request deletion of your Rochester Ginger account by visiting our Account Deletion page, verifying your password once more and confirming your choice to terminate the account. Please click here to read about what information may possibly remain in our archived records after your account has been deleted.


  • Your Rochester Ginger Account Information is password-protected for your privacy and security.
  • In certain areas Rochester Ginger uses industry-standard SSL-encryption to protect data transmissions.

Changes to this privacy policy

  • Rochester Ginger may amend this policy from time to time. If we make any substantial changes in the way we use your personal information we will notify you by posting a prominent announcement on our pages.

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