1. Information We Collect
a) Information you provide to us
We collect information you provide to us when you access the Site or otherwise communicate with us. This includes the following kinds of personal information:
- Contact information, such as your name, email address, and phone number;
- Geolocation information; and
- Information you choose to submit to us when communicating with us via the Site, email, or other means.
b) Information we collect automatically
Like most online services, we automatically receive standard technical information when you access the Site. We collect this information through browser cookies, flash cookies, pixels, web server logs, web beacons, and similar technologies. These features enable us to personalize your experience with our Site, understand how you use it, maintain a persistent session, and improve and further develop the Site. Information we collect automatically includes or could include:
- Browser and device information such as unique device identifiers, mobile phone carrier, internet protocol (IP) addresses (which may identify your general geographic location), user agent string (e.g., operating system and browser type/version), and the date and time of your interactions;
- Information about your interactions with the Site, such as which pages of our website you visited, how much time was spent on the page; and
- Geolocation information.
c) Information collected through third-party analytics services
We use third–party web analytics services to evaluate your use of the Site and to help us improve our performance and to develop new products, services, features, and functionalities. The third-party analytics services collect and analyze information about your online activities on your electronic devices, the Site, third-party websites, apps, and other online services. Third-party analytics services we may use for these purposes include Google Analytics. For more information, including on how to opt out from certain data collection, please visit: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en%20%20and%20https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. Please be advised that if you opt out of any service, you may not be able to use the full functionality of the Site.
2. How We Use Your Data
We use Your Data to provide services to you and to operate our business. This includes:
a) Service-related usage
We use the information we collect from and about you to provide and support the Site and your interaction with it, such as communicating with you and other users, providing customer service, and maintaining our systems.
b) Analyzing and improving the Site and your experience interacting with it
We may run calculations, aggregate, normalize, anonymize, clean, and make derivative works of Your Data in order to:
- Understand and analyze usage trends and preferences;
- Monitor and analyze the effectiveness of our offerings;
- Improve the Site, related services and develop new products, services, features, and functionality;
- Test the Site and our infrastructure to make sure that they are working correctly.
As permitted by applicable law, we may use Your Data for marketing purposes, such as providing you with promotional materials that could be useful, relevant, valuable, or otherwise of interest to you. Where required under applicable law, we will obtain your prior opt-in consent to send you electronic marketing communications or text messages.
3. How We Share Your Data
We share, transfer, or disclose Your Data if you consent to us doing so, as well as in the following circumstances:
a) Service providers
We share information with third parties who provide services to us, such as customer services, website management, information technology and IT security, auditing, payment processing, data analytics, advertising, marketing, and other similar service providers. We do not authorize these service providers to use or disclose Your Data except as necessary to perform services for us or to comply with legal requirements.
b) Compliance with legal requirements
We may disclose Your Data if required or permitted to do so to:
Comply with applicable laws and legal processes;
Respond to requests from law enforcement authorities, public and government agencies or officials, or other persons or entities with appropriate legal authority or justification to receive such information, including persons or entities outside your country of residence; and
Protect our rights, privacy, safety, or property, and / or that of our affiliates, you, or others.
c) Affiliates and successors
We may share some or all of Your Data with any of our parent companies, subsidiaries, joint ventures, or other companies under common control with us. Further, as we develop our businesses, we might sell or buy businesses or assets. In the event of a corporate sale, merger, reorganization, sale of assets, dissolution, or similar event, Your Data may be part of the transferred assets.
d) Aggregated, de-identified information
We may use Your Data to create aggregate or statistical information that does not directly identify a specific person, and we may share that information with third parties. We may also share anonymous and aggregated reports and information on user demographics and industry patterns with third parties.
We are not in the business of selling Your Data to others, and we share it only as described above.
4. How We Protect Your Data
We use physical, organizational, and technical safeguards that are designed to protect the integrity and security of Your Data from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. We thus cannot guarantee the security of our databases, nor can we guarantee that Your Data will not be intercepted while being transmitted over the internet to and from us.
5. Links To Other Websites, Devices, Apps And Features
The Site may contain links to third-party websites (“External Sites”). We have no control over the privacy practices or the content of any such External Sites. As such, we are not responsible for their content, use or privacy practices. We strongly suggest that you review the applicable privacy policies and terms of service when visiting any External Sites.
6. Your Choices
You have choices regarding the personal information we obtain about you.
We use both 1st and 3rd-party session cookies and persistent cookies. Cookies are pieces of information that are stored by your browser on the hard drive or memory of your device. If you do not want us to place a cookie on your device, you may be able to turn that feature off. You can find out how to do this for your specific browser by clicking “help” on your browser’s menu, or by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org. On mobile devices, you can decide how your data is shared by adjusting the privacy and security settings. Please note, however, that if you decide not to accept cookies from us, certain aspects of the Site may not function properly or as intended.
If you have consented to location services through your browser’s settings, please consult your browser’s documentation regarding how to turn off location services. Note, however, that if you disable location services, you may not be able to use the full array of features and functionalities available through the Site.
You can manage your receipt of marketing and non-transactional communications by clicking on the “unsubscribe” link located on the bottom of any Pienso marketing email. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to process such requests in a timely manner.
Like most businesses, we may use third-party advertising companies to serve advertisements that may be of interest to you. You may receive advertisements from us based on your use of the Site, or based on your use of other websites and apps. The advertising companies may use technologies like cookies to gather information about your activities when you use our Site. They may also use these technologies, together with other information they collect about your online activities, to recognize you across the electronic devices you use. They then use this information to deliver advertising that is targeted to your interests.
For more information about this practice, and to learn how to opt out of it in on desktop and mobile browsers, please visit the following websites:
Currently, various browsers offer a “Do Not Track” option, but there is no standard for commercial websites. At this time, the Site does not respond to “Do Not Track” settings or other related mechanisms.
8. Children’s Privacy
We do not knowingly collect, maintain, or use personal information from children under 18 years of age, and no part of the Site is directed to children under the age of 18. If you learn that your child has provided us with personal information without your consent, you may alert us at the contact information listed below. If we learn that we have collected any personal information from children under 18, we will promptly take steps to delete such information and terminate the child’s account.
9. Notice to Nevada Residents
If you are a resident of Nevada, you have the right to opt-out of the sale of personal information to third parties. You can exercise this right by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Nevada Do Not Sell Request” and providing us with your name and the email address associated with your account.
10. Notice to International Users
The Site and its servers are operated in the United States. If you are located outside of the United States, please be aware that any personal information you provide to us will be transferred to the United States, where the privacy laws may not be as protective as those in your country of origin. By using the Site and by providing us Your Data, you consent to this transfer and our use of the data provided by you in accordance with this Privacy Notice, and you do so at your own risk.
11. Updates To This Privacy Notice
We may update this Privacy Notice from time to time and without prior notice to you to reflect changes in our privacy practices. We will indicate at the top of this Privacy Notice when it was most recently updated, and we encourage you to revisit this page periodically to stay aware of any changes.
12. How To Contact Us
If you have any questions or comments about this Privacy Notice, our privacy practices, or if you would like to exercise your rights and choices, please contact us at email@example.com.