We collect the e-mail addresses of those who communicate with us via e-mail, aggregate information on what pages consumers access or visit, and information volunteered by the consumer (such as survey information and/or site registrations). The information we collect is used to improve the quality of our service, and is not shared with or sold to other organizations for commercial purposes, except to provide products or services you’ve requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances:
It is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of Terms of Service of the specific application, or as otherwise required by law.
INFORMATION GATHERING AND USAGE
When you register for any TextUs.Biz product we ask for information such as your name, company name, email address, billing address, credit card information. Members who sign up for the free account are not required to enter a credit card.
TextUs.Biz uses collected information for the following general purposes: products and services provision, billing, identification and authentication, services improvement, contact, and research. TextUs.Biz does not share your personal information with third parties, unless explicitly approved by you.
A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes an anonymous unique identifierTextUs.Biz, that is sent to your browser from a web site’s computers and stored on your computer’s hard drive.
TextUs.Biz uses third party vendors and hosting partners to provide the necessary hardware, software, networking, storage, and related technology required to run our services. Although TextUs.Biz owns the code, databases, and all rights to the TextUs.Biz applications, you retain all rights to your data.
TextUs.Biz may disclose personally identifiable information under special circumstances, such as to comply with subpoenas or when your actions violate the Terms of Service of any of our applications.
TextUs.Biz may periodically update this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your TextUs.Biz service primary account holder account or by placing a prominent notice on our site. You retain the right to access, amend, correct or delete your personal information where it is inaccurate at any time. To do so, please contact info@TextUs.Biz.com
We self-certify compliance with US-EU SAFE HARBOR AND US-SWISS SAFE HARBOR
TextUs.Biz uses annual self-assessments to assure compliance within the US-EU and US-Swiss Safe Harbor Framework as set forth by the US Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use and retention or personal data from the European Union and Switzerland. TextUs.Biz has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access, and enforcement. To learn more about the Safe Harbor program, and to view TextUs.Biz’ certification, please visit http://www.export.gov/safeharbor/.