Privacy Policy

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Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting the ChoiceDek® website and for reviewing our Privacy Policy.

ChoiceDek is committed to protecting the privacy of its website viewers. We collect no personally identifiable information about you unless you voluntarily submit such information to the website by filling out one of our online forms or a request for more information through one of our registration forms. We collect non-personally identifiable information about you in a number of ways, including tracking your activities through your IP (Internet Protocol) address, computer settings, most-recently visited URL, or through cookies (described below).

Information Automatically Collected and Stored:

When you browse through any web site, certain personal information about you can be collected. We automatically collect and temporarily store the following information about your visit:

  • the name of the domain you use to access the Internet (for example,, if you are using an American Online account, or, if you are connecting from Stanford University's domain);

  • the date and time of your visit;

  • the pages you visited; and

  • the address of the web site you came from when you came to visit.

We use this information for statistical purposes and to help us customize our site content. Unless it is specifically stated otherwise or voluntarily submitted by you, no additional information will be collected about you.

Personally Provided Information:

You do not have to give us personal information to visit our web sites. If you choose to provide us with additional information about yourself through an e-mail message, form, survey, etc., we will only maintain the information as long as needed to respond to your question or to fulfill the stated purpose of the communication. However, all communications addressed to this site are maintained, as required by law, for historical purposes. These communications are archived periodically, but are also protected by the Privacy Act, which restricts our use of them, yet permits certain disclosures.


ChoiceDek / AERT, Inc. does not disclose, give, sell or transfer any personal information about our visitors, unless required for law enforcement or statute.

Intrusion Detection:

This site is maintained by the U.S. Government. It is protected by various provisions of Title 18, U.S. Code. Violations of Title 18 are subject to criminal prosecution in federal court. For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, we employ software programs to monitor traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. In the event of authorized law enforcement investigations, and pursuant to any required legal process, information from these sources may be used to help identify an individual.

Systems of Records:

Electronically submitted information is maintained and destroyed pursuant to the Federal Records Act, and in some cases may be subject to the Privacy Act. If information that you submit is to be used in a Privacy Act system of records, there will be a Privacy Act Notice provided.

Other Websites and Links:

The ChoiceDek Website contains links to other websites. ChoiceDek is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites, and does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of any other website that the user may access through our website or which provides links to our website. ChoiceDek preferred dealers, distributors or contractors are independently owned and operated, and are neither affiliated with nor agents or representatives of ChoiceDek. ChoiceDek makes no representations or warranties as to, and accepts no duty or responsibility for, the performance, acts or omissions of such parties.

Website Analytics

To improve your experience on our site, we may use ‘cookies’. Cookies are an industry standard and most major web sites use them. A cookie is a small text file that our site may place on your computer as a tool to remember your preferences. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

Third Party Services

The following table lists the third-party services this website currently uses and provides links to the instructions for opting out of each service.

Third Party Service Purpose and Use An Example of How Data is Used How to Opt Out of This Service or Change Preference Settings
Google Analytics A web analytics service which transmits website traffic data to Google servers in the United States. Google Analytics uses cookies (see ‘Website Analytics’) to remember your preferences and monitor how you use the site. Google Analytics does not identify individual users or associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. We use reports provided by Google Analytics to help us understand website traffic and webpage usage. You may choose to opt-out of Google Analytics cookies altogether here.
Google AdWords An advertising service by Google for businesses wanting to display ads on Google and its advertising network. Google AdWords uses cookies (see ‘Website Analytics’) to service ads based on someone’s past visits to this website. It could mean that we advertise to previous visitors who haven’t completed a task on our site, for example using the contact form to make an enquiry. This could be in the form of an advertisement on the Google search results page, or a site in the Google Display Network. You can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Preferences page, and if you want to you can opt out of interest-based advertising entirely by cookie settings.
Hotjar Hotjar is a web analytics and feedback tool that tracks and records online behavior of website visitors. We use Hotjar to see how visitors use our website and collect user feedback so that we can apply these insights toward how we advertise. If you do not want us to collect your data, you may opt out here.
Pinterest Conversion Tag The Pinterest Conversion Tag allows businesses to track the actions people take on a website after viewing a promoted pin. We use the Pinterest Tag to gain information to measure return on ad spend and create ad audiences based on the results. While you can’t turn off promoted pins completely on the Pinterest site, you can limit the kinds of information Pinterest uses to pick the promoted pins you see.
Facebook Pixel The Facebook Pixel is an analytics tool that helps measure the effectiveness of advertising by monitoring the actions website visitors take on the website and helps target those individuals through Facebook advertising. We use the Facebook Pixel to determine the ideal audience for our brand and show webpage visitors content we think they would like based off of the web pages they visit. You can set your preferences for how Facebook advertises to you in the ad preference section of your Facebook account settings page.

Privacy Policy Updates: 

Any updates to ChoiceDek’s privacy policy will be posted here at  Please email questions or concerns to