Privacy Policy

Finistar, Inc ("FINISTAR" or "we") is committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to the FINISTAR Website. We only gather visitor information and distribute the information within the company in order to respond to visitor information requests. This privacy policy explains the guidelines we use in protecting your privacy.

This document was last updated February 16, 2004.

Collection of Visitor Information

When you visit the FINISTAR Public Website, we do not collect information about you, but we do collect and temporarily store information about your Internet connection and the date and time of your visit. We use this information to learn about your visits to the FINISTAR Website pages and the information that you access and the frequency of your visits. We may use this information to assist us in resolving technical issues.

We also collect information you provide to us. As a visitor to the FINISTAR Website, you may choose to provide us with your name, e-mail address, and other contact information to fulfill a request on behalf of your entity for more information about our services or company. We will use the information you provide us for the purpose of responding to your request. We reserve the right to collect and use for any lawful purpose any data you enter, aggregate data derived from such data, and usage patterns such as click streams.

Collection of Information and Security for Members-Only Portion of the FINISTAR Website

Information provided by authorized representatives of all entities in the members-only portion of the FINISTAR Website is protected in accordance with strict confidentiality provisions set forth in the agreements between each entity and the Network.

We are committed to protecting the security of all information we collect through the members-only portion of the FINISTAR Website. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When you access the members-only portion of the FINISTAR Website, a strongly encrypted session cookie is created and stored on your personal computer. Cookies are small files that save information about your visit. The encrypted cookie contains only your "user id" and session information.

Disclosure of Information

FINISTAR will not sell or distribute your information to third parties. If you have voluntarily submitted personal information to us through an e-mail or contact form, FINISTAR maintains your privacy by ensuring that the information is only distributed within the company. This enables us to respond to your requests about our services and our company.

Notifications of Changes

If we change our privacy statement, we will post those changes to this privacy statement at


We recognize the importance of protecting privacy, and we take our responsibility seriously. If you have any questions about our Privacy Statement, please send an e-mail to