Community Television Foundation of South Florida, Inc.

("WPBT") Online Privacy Policy

Nothing is more important to us than protecting the private information of our visitors. South Florida PBS adheres to a strict policy for ensuring the privacy of your - and your children?s - personally identifiable information (such as full name, address, e - mail address, telephone number and/or other identifiable information) and preserving the integrity of this online medium.


Gathering and Use of Information


We collect information from you that you supply to us on a voluntary basis. We also collect an IP address from each visitor to our site. An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you use the Internet. We use IP addresses to help diagnose problems with our server,administer our site,analyze trends,track users' movement, gather broad demographic information for aggregate use in order for us to improve the site, and deliver customized, personalized content. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.


In order to participate in some activities, you might be asked to provide some personally identifiable information. This could be in connection with the following:


South Florida PBS may use your personally identifiable information for activities explained above, for internal and marketing promotional purposes.


Tell-A-Friend : If a user elects to use our referral service for informing a friend about our Site, we ask them for the friend's name and email address. South Florida PBS will automatically send the friend a one-time email inviting them to visit the Site. South Florida PBS stores this information for the sole purpose of sending this one-time email.


Security : All information provided to South Florida PBS is transmitted using SSL (Secure Socket Layer) encryption. SSL is a proven coding system that lets your browser automatically encrypt, or scramble, data before you send it to us. We also protect account information by placing it on a secure portion of our Site that is only accessible by certain qualified employees of South Florida PBS. Unfortunately, however, no data transmission over the Internet is 100% secure. While we strive to protect your information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of such information.


It is South Florida PBS's policy to occasionally exchange mailing lists containing Your Information with other non-profit, non-political organizations. If you wish you?re your name NOT to be exchanged, please call 1-800-222-9728 and advise us accordingly.


Tracking and Use of Cookies

Cookies are the small information files that your web browser places on your computer when you visit a Web site. In general, South Florida PBS uses cookies to track user activity on our sites. Cookies enable many of the services and features of South Florida PBS websites in order for it to operate properly. These features include, but are not limited to, subscription and registration services, transactions in the Channel 2 Mall, submissions, community postings, comments and suggestions, voting and localization features. You can set your browser software to refuse cookies or to alert you when cookies are being sent; however, this may cause certain services and features to become unavailable or not function properly. Privacy Policy

Because speaks to a special audience, web sites that provide components for children must follow additional guidelines above and beyond the South Florida PBS policies. For complete guidelines on information collection and sponsorship, please visit the Privacy Policy.


KidVision Prek App Privacy Policy

For privacy policy information about our mobile APP, please visit the KidVision PreK APP Privacy Policy.


Other Web Sites

Our Site contains links to other Web sites. Please note that when you click on one of these links, you are entering another Web site for which South Florida PBS has no responsibility. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on all such sites as their policies may be different than ours.


Acceptance of South Florida PBS Privacy Policy Terms and Conditions

By using this site, you signify your agreement to the terms and conditions of this South Florida PBS Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not use the site. We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of this policy at any time. Please check this page periodically for any changes. Your continued use of South Florida PBS websites following the posting of any changes to these terms shall mean that you have accepted those changes. If you have any questions or concerns, please e-mail us. Contact Form


Rules of the Road

Please also make sure to read South Florida PBS?s Internet Rules to understand the additional terms and conditions which apply to your use of our sites.