The Five Elements is committed to protecting your online privacy while providing you with the most useful and enjoyable Web experience possible. While you can use many features of The Five Elements anonymously, you are required to provide personal information to gain access to some of our content and services.
Collection of Personal Information
Obtaining an account at The Five Elements gives you access to non-public information and features. With your approval, we occasionally will send e-mail announcements. If you would rather not receive these e-mail notifications, you can simply indicate that preference at any time by modifying your account.
Use of Personal Information
While The Five Elements does not provide any third-party access to your personal information, we may provide third parties with aggregate statistics about our customers, traffic patterns, and related site information. This data reflects site usage patterns gathered during customer visits to our Web site each month, but it does not contain behavioral or identifying information about any individual member unless that member has given us permission to share that information.
Obtaining Your Consent
By using our Web site, you give The Five Elements permission to collect information about the pages served to you as an anonymous user for the purpose of calculating aggregate site statistics. If you obtain an account at The Five Elements, you authorize The Five Elements to use information you provide to personalize the information we deliver to you and to use your demographic information when calculating aggregate customer data. As a registered member, you give The Five Elements and our agents permission to send you e-mails related to the services to which you subscribe.
If you are under the age of 18, you must not provide your name, e-mail address, or any other identifying information without the consent of your parent or guardian, or as otherwise provided for by applicable law.