Effective Date: March 15, 2016
1. Privacy Statement
2. Information Collected by Alert-On
When you Interact with a website that utilizes our Services, we collect information (a) that you knowingly and voluntarily provide (such as through web forms or profile screens), (b) that we are able to collect from cookies and other similar technologies, and (c) that we are able to gather from your web browser. We may aggregate and/or combine information that we collect, including without limitation Personal Information, for the purpose of offering the Services to our Customers. Such combination may result in otherwise non-identifying information being able to identify an individual.
By Interacting with the websites that have integrate our Services, you consent to having our cookies on your computer or device. c. Browser Information. We collect information that is sent to us automatically by your web browser when you Interact with a website that uses the Services. We use this information to generate statistics about visitors to websites using the Services. The information we receive depends on your browser settings. Please check your browser if you want to learn what information your browser sends or how to change your settings.
This information typically includes, without limitation, details about your:
- IP address
- Page visited
- Page referred
3. Alert-On’s Do Not Track Policy
We honor “do not track” signals.
4. How Is Your Personal Information Used?
We use the Personal Information we collect to provide and improve our Services, content, and advertising. We also combine your Personal Information with other information obtained independently or from third party sources (e.g. from IP lookup service). We use Personal Information and other information collected as follows:
- To create Customer accounts and/or profiles through registration;
- To provide the Services to our Customers which includes idenifying visitors to their websites;
- To perform internal operations, such as tracking and improving the effectiveness of our Services;
- To provide support;
- To resolve disputes involving Alert-On;
- To conduct marketing research;
- To conduct audits;
- To provide information to our business partners and suppliers;
- To provide information to our representatives and/or advisors, such as our attorneys, accountants, and others to help us comply with legal, accounting, or security requirements;
- To transfer your information as part of a merger or sale of all or part of our business;
- To protect the rights, safety, and information of our members, third parties, as well as our own; and
5. Who Can Access the Information We Collect?
6. Children and Privacy
To our knowledge, the websites which use our Services are not directed to children under the age of 13. If you are not 13 or older, do not Interact with websites that use our Services. We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under the age of 13. If we learn that Personal Information of persons less than 13 years-of-age has been collected through our Services, we will take the appropriate steps to delete this information. If you are a parent or guardian and discover that your child or a minor under the age of 13 has posted, submitted or otherwise communicated Personal Information to our Services without your consent, then you may alert us at email@example.com so that we may take appropriate action to remove the minor’s Personal Information from our systems.
7. Third Party Services
Alert-On is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of any third party including, without limitation, websites that directly link to or integrate with our Services including our Customer’s websites.
8. Security, Storage, & Retention
a. Security. Alert-On takes reasonable technical and organizational precautions to protect the confidentiality, security and integrity of your Personal Information. Although we use security measures to help protect your Personal Information against loss, misuse or unauthorized disclosure, we cannot guarantee the security of information transmitted to us over the Internet. There is no guarantee that information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed. b. Storage. The Personal Information that you provide to Alert-On is generally stored on servers located in the United States. If you are located in another jurisdiction, you should be aware that once your Personal Information is submitted through our Services, it will be transferred to our servers in the United States and that the United States currently does not have uniform data protection laws in place. c. Retention. We maintain information that we collect for as long as necessary to continue providing the Services and to otherwise comply with our obligations herein.
9. International Users
11. Information Correction, Removal, and Opting-Out
a. Correction & Removal. If any of the information that we have about you is incorrect, or you wish to have information (including, without limitation, Personal Information) removed from our records, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will respond to such inquiries within thirty (30) business days. b. Opting Out. Additionally, if you prefer not to participate in Alert-On’s Services, please let us know by contacting us below. Please note that even if we remove your information from our Services, it may not be possible for us to prevent us from receiving your information again in the future (e.g. if you were to fill in another web form at a Customer’s website).
12. Contact Us
1.By email to
2.By U.S. Mail post to:
11140 Rockville Pike, Suite 400
Rockville, MD 20852