Privacy Policy

Last modified: September 2016

1. General

We at Sidebar Technology Solutions, LLC, (“Sidebar Technology Solutions, LLC”, “sidebartech.com”, “we”, “our”, or “us”) very much respect your privacy, are committed to protecting it, and want you to be informed about the ways we protect, use, or share the information that we collect.

We will never sell, barter, or rent your email address to any unauthorized third party.

This Privacy Policy (“Policy”) serves to inform you of our policies and procedures regarding the collection, use and disclosure of the information we receive when you visit our websites (the “Site(s)”) and when you use any part of our services available through any of the sites or other related websites, toolbars, widgets, applications or distribution channels we may operate from (the “Service(s)”). This Policy applies only to information that you provide to us through the Site(s) or the Service, when you access or use any content appearing on the Site(s) or made available through the Service, or that we collect on your behalf as part of the Service(s).

This Policy is an integral part of the Site(s)’s General Terms of Service (the “Terms of Service”).

Changes to this Policy

We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to amend or update this Policy from time to time. If we make any material changes to this Policy, we will post a notice of these changes on in this Policy, and note the effective date of any changes at the top of this page. You are advised to consult this Policy regularly for any changes. If you would like to be notified by email if and when material changes are made to this Policy, please send an email to [email protected]

2. Types of Information We Collect

Personal Information.

Personal Information is information that specifically identifies you as an individual, including, but not limited to: your name, your mailing address, your telephone number, your mobile number, your e-mail address, your credit card or other billing information, or your company’s name (“Personal Information”). In the course of using the Service(s), we may ask you to provide us with certain Personal Information to provide and improve the Service(s), to contact or identify you and administer your account, to enable you to access certain restricted parts of the Site(s) and the Service(s), and as otherwise indicated in this Policy.

Non-Personal Information

We also collect information about the use of our Service(s) and the characteristics and activities of users of the Service(s), from which any personal information has been removed (“Non-Personal Information”). When you access the Site(s) or use the Service(s), we may collect the following Non-Personal Information:

  • Information regarding your use of the Service(s)
  • Information that your browser sends whenever you visit a website or online Service(s) (“Log Data”). This Log Data may include, but is not limited to: your computer’s Internet Protocol (IP) address, device type, browser type, operating system and version, the web page you were visiting before you came to the Site(s), information you search for on the Site(s), locale preferences, identification numbers associated with your Devices, your mobile carrier, date and time stamps associated with transactions, system configuration information, metadata concerning your files, and other interactions with the Service(s);
  • If you make or a enable a transaction such as a purchase directly from our Site(s), we will collect billing and financial information as necessary to process your charges, which may include your postal and e-mail addresses.

Cookies

Like many websites, we use “cookies” to collect information. A cookie is a small data file that we transfer to your computer’s hard disk for record-keeping purposes. We use “session ID cookies” to enable certain features of the Service(s), to better understand how you interact with the Service(s) and to monitor web traffic routing on the Site(s) and aggregate usage of the Service(s). You can instruct your browser, by changing its options, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from the website you visit. If you do not accept cookies, however, you may not be able to use all portions of the Site(s) or all functionality of the Service(s).

In this Policy, we refer to all information collected from or about you, including but not limited to Personal Information and Non-Personal Information, as “Your Information.”

3. How We Use Your Information

Your Information is used for, but is not limited to, the following purposes: (i) to provide the Service(s), (ii) to administer your use of the Service(s) and any accounts you may have with us, (iii) to personalize your experience, (iv) to provide to you service announcements, (v) to provide you with further information and offers from us or third parties that we believe you may find useful or interesting, such as newsletters, marketing or promotional materials, (vi) to enforce our Terms of Service, (vii) to resolve any disputes between users of the Site(s) or between such users and us, and (viii) to contact you to obtain feedback from you regarding the Site(s) and the Service(s).

If you decide at any time that you no longer wish to receive such contact, announcements, information or offers, please follow the unsubscribe instructions provided in the communication.

We use Non-Personal Information for the above purposes and in addition in order to (i) monitor and analyze use of the Service(s) and for the technical administration of the Service(s), (ii) improve the Service(s), (iii) generate and derive useful data and information concerning the interests, characteristics and website use behavior of users, and (iv) verify that users of the Service(s) meet the criteria required to process their requests.

Links

We may present links in a format that enables us to keep track of whether these links have been followed.

Third Party Services

We do not exercise control over other websites that provide information, or over banners, other advertisements or links from within their websites or the Service(s). These other sites may place their own cookies or other files on your computer’s browser, collect data or solicit personal information from you. Other websites follow different rules regarding the use or disclosure of the Personal Information that you submit, and the collection and use of such information and access of any third party websites are subject to such third party’s privacy policy. We encourage you to read the privacy policies and other terms of such third parties’ websites before using their services.

4. Information Sharing and Disclosure

Disclosure by You of Information.

Any information you choose to provide in a comment or a submission on the Service(s) will be publicly available and should reflect how much you want other users to know about you. We recommend that you guard your anonymity and sensitive information and we encourage you to think carefully about what information about yourself you disclose in your comments or submissions. If you disclose your Personal Information to others, whether or not they are users of the Service(s), on our Site(s) or through the Service(s) or otherwise, that information may be viewed publicly and can be collected and used by third parties without our knowledge and may result in unsolicited messages from other individuals or third parties. Such activities are beyond the control of Sidebar Technology Solutions, LLC and this policy.

Service Providers

We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate the Service(s), to provide the Service(s) on our behalf, to assist us in analyzing how the Service(s) is used, and to perform services related to administration of the Service(s) (including, without limitation, maintenance, payments, hosting and database management services, analytics, and administration). These third parties may have access to your Personal Information so that they may perform these tasks on our behalf; they are obligated to comply with this Policy and may not use Your Information for any other purpose.

Affiliates and Partners

We may provide Your Information to our affiliates or partners, if (i) you have relationship with that affiliate or partner either online or off-line (non-Internet), (ii) if you have visited the affiliate or partner’s web site that links to or mentions our web site, or (iii) if you have registered for our Service(s) through the partner or affiliate’s program or website.

Non-Personal Information and Aggregate Information

We may, from time to time, share Non-Personal Information and/or aggregated information. The Non-Personal Information that we share may include, but not be limited to: original website URL, date created, industry category, performance data, reports generated as a result of your use of the Service(s) that includes non-identifying information, and other Log Data. This shared information may be used for industry analysis, demographic profiling, other commercial purposes and to deliver targeted advertising about other products and services. Any information shared in these contexts will not contain your Personal Information.

Combined Information

We may combine certain Personal Information with Non-Personal Information in order to allow us to create information packages and services that are better tailored to your interests and preferences. Among other things, linking this information may allow us generally to improve and personalize the Service(s). If we combine or link any information with your Personal Information, the resulting combination will be treated as Personal Information under this Policy.

Compliance with Laws and Law Enforcement

We cooperate with government and law enforcement officials and private parties to enforce and comply with the law. We will disclose any information about you to government or law enforcement officials or private parties as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate to respond to claims and legal process (including but not limited to subpoenas), to protect our or a third party’s property and rights, to protect the safety of the public or any person, or to prevent or stop any activity we may consider to be, or to pose a risk of being, illegal, unethical, inappropriate or legally actionable.

Business Transfers

We may sell, transfer or otherwise share some or all of our assets, including among others your Personal Information, Non-Personal Information and Log Data, in connection with a merger, acquisition, reorganization or sale of all or substantially all of our assets, or in the event of our bankruptcy.

We encourage you to consider carefully what information to share as part of your Account profile and elsewhere in the Service(s), and we recommend that you guard your anonymity and sensitive information. Any information you choose to share should reflect how much you want other users of the Service(s) to know about you.

5. Changing or Deleting Your Information

We will review, update, correct or delete Your Information upon request, if not required to be retained by law or for legitimate business reasons. In addition, we may delete any information provided by you or related to you, pursuant to our policies as then in effect.

6. Our Policy Toward Children

We understand the importance of protecting children’s privacy, especially in an online environment. Our Service(s) are not designed for or directed at children. We do not knowingly collect Personally Identifiable Information from or about children under 13 except as permitted by law. If we discover we have received any information from a child under 13 in violation of this policy, we will delete that information immediately. If you believe Sidebar Technology Solutions, LLC has any information from or about anyone under 13, please contact us at the address listed below.

7. Security

We are committed to safeguarding Your Information. We employ a variety of measures designed to protect your information from unauthorized access and disclosure. We make good faith efforts to store Your Information collected on the Service(s) in a secure operating environment that is not available to the public. However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to overcome those measures or use your Personal Information for improper purposes, and we do not promise that your Personal Information or private communications will be protected from unauthorized disclosure or use.

If you receive an e-mail asking you to update your Personal Information, do not reply and please contact us at [email protected] PLEASE DO NOT PROVIDE ANY PRIVILEGED INFORMATION ABOUT THE SERVICE(S) TO THIRD PARTIES.

8. International Processing or Transfer

By visiting our Site(s), using our Service(s) and/or providing us with data, you acknowledge and agree that some of Your Information may be transmitted outside your resident jurisdiction and that Your Information may be processed, maintained or transferred outside of your state, where the privacy laws may not be as protective as those in your jurisdiction.

9. Contacting Us

If you have any concerns or questions about this Policy, please contact Sidebar Technology Solutions, LLC using the contact links on this site.

Last modified: September 2016