Your Privacy Rights
Scope of this Policy
This policy applies to information we collect on sites and applications owned or controlled by Monster Worldwide, Inc. or its affiliated companies ("Monster").
Monster is not responsible for the data use practices of ad networks, other parties with whom we work with to provide you personalized services, or those who access your information on our sites or applications.
Information We Collect
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We collect the personal information you choose to provide us. We also collect non-personal information about you, which includes demographic information and how you use and interact with Monster. We may also acquire information about you from third parties to further personalize and enhance your experience.
How We Use Information
We use the information we collect about you to deliver the products and services we offer, respond to you, and operate and improve our sites and applications. Our services include showing you personalized content and advertising on Monster or other sites with which we have a business relationship. We may use your information to contact you about Monster updates, conduct surveys, or to provide informational and service-related communications, including important security updates.
Information you share in public areas of Monster or place in the searchable resume database may be accessed, used, and stored by others around the world. We strive to provide a safe, secure environment by attempting to limit access to our database to legitimate users, but we cannot guarantee that unauthorized parties will not gain access. We also cannot control how authorized users store or transfer information you give to us, so you should not post sensitive information to Monster.
How We Share Information
We share your information with third parties who help us deliver our products and services to you. These third parties may not use your information for any other purpose.
With your consent, we may use your information to contact you about products or services available from our affiliates.
With your consent, we may disclose your information to third parties who may contact you about their products or services.
We also share information where legally required.
We may disclose and transfer information to a third party who acquires any or all of Monster’s business units.
How We Store Information
We store your information to make your interaction with Monster more efficient, practical, and relevant. You may review, update, or delete the personal information you share with us at any time by accessing your account. When you delete your personal information, we will retain logs and non-personal information about you along with an archival copy of your information, which is not accessible by you or third parties on the Internet. If your personal information was previously accessed by others using Monster, we are unable to delete the information from their systems.
If you change your mind about receiving communications from Monster or other parties, you may change your preferences by logging into your account to adjust your notification settings.
You may also turn off cookies. This will adversely affect your use of Monster.
Monster is not intended for children under 13 years of age.
We participate in the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Safe Harbor Framework and we are a member of TRUSTe.
For more information on how to protect yourself online, visit the Security Center.
You may contact us online for questions or concerns about our privacy practices or the Safe Harbor program. You may also call us at 1-800-MONSTER (1-800-666-7837), or write to us at:
Monster Worldwide, Inc.
5 Clock Tower Place
Maynard, MA 01754
If you feel your question or concern is not fully addressed, you may contact TRUSTe for further assistance.