1. The Information We Collect
We may collect information automatically regarding your use of the Website. This information, includes but is not limited to, your IP address (i.e., a number that is assigned to your computer whenever you connect to the internet), the type of browser that you use (e.g., Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Netscape), the type of operating system that you use (e.g., Windows or Mac OS), the domain name of your internet service provider (e.g., America Online, Earthlink), your location, the type of cellular telephone you use (e.g., iPhone, Blackberry, Nokia) and your cellular service provider (e.g., AT&T, Verizon). We may also collect and use aggregate information and statistics (e.g., data that describe the demographics, usage and/or characteristics of our users as a group). These statistics will not include information that can be used to identify any individual.
2. How we use the information we collect
By using the Website, you understand, acknowledge and agree that for various purposes we may use and share your personal information, without further notice to or consent from you. In general, the Company uses personal information it collects to pursue our mission and operations, including the management of our Website and related activities. You should assume that the Company will use all information for all lawful purposes.
We reserve the right to use, disclose, retain, share, sell and otherwise deal with all information collected via the Website for any lawful purpose or to prevent harm to us or others. For example, and without limitation, in our discretion we may:
- Disclose information to service providers and others in order to deal with requests and questions from you; to personalize or enhance transactions; to verify, process, store, enforce, investigate and/or collect actual or potential transactions; and to assist or respond to our consultants (including auditors and lenders);
- Disclose information to government regulators, law enforcement authorities or alleged victims of identity theft, including voluntary disclosures;
Cookies are small pieces of data stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive for record keeping purposes.
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies. You may choose to decline cookies if your browser permits, but doing so may affect your ability to access or use certain features of the Website. Similarly, you may be able to adjust settings on your mobile device to limit the personal information it stores, and these adjustments may affect your ability to access or use certain features of the Website.
4. How we protect your information
The internet and mobile phones are not secure media and no system can be considered 100% secure. We endeavor to take all reasonable steps to protect your data by taking all appropriate physical, electronic and other security measures to help safeguard personal information from unauthorized access, loss, misuse, alteration, or disclosure. However, we do not guarantee that these efforts will completely protect your information and we accept no liability for compromise of user information in the event of a breach. In the unlikely event a security breach should occur, we would endeavor to react as quickly as possible to remedy the problem. We will endeavor to notify you in accordance with applicable law in the event that the security of your personal information is breached or compromised. By using the Website, you hereby affirmatively consent to receiving our notification regarding any breach or compromise, or suspected breach or compromise, of the security of your information, as we deem appropriate, and as required by law.
We will take reasonable steps to destroy, or arrange for the destruction of, a user’s information within our custody or control containing personal information which is no longer to be retained by us, by (1) shredding, (2) erasing, or (3) otherwise modifying the personal information in such records to make it unreadable or undecipherable. See also Section 5 below.
5. Retention and Deletion
Company will not retain any user information for longer than is necessary or reasonable under the circumstances to fulfill the corporate purposes for which the information was collected. Thereafter, the Company will endeavor to use commercially reasonable security procedures in the destruction of your information. Company may dispose of information at our discretion without notice, subject to applicable law. In lieu of deletion, the Company may use various techniques to anonymize any personal information.
6. How to contact the Company