1. The Information We Collect
In order to best provide you with our numerous services, we may collect two types of information about our users: personally identifiable information and non-personally identifiable information. Our goal when collecting this information from you is to provide you with the most efficient and customized experience while using our site.
Personally identifiable information refers to information that lets us know the specifics of who you are. When you engage in the numerous activities on this site, we may ask you to provide certain information about yourself. A list of the types of personally identifiable information that may be collected are your name, mailing address, email address, employer, job title and department, telephone and facsimile numbers, and other personal identifiable information, which may include information obtained your answers to questions that you may answer concerning services you may be interested in or content that you may submit via the site or for site promotions.
Non-personally identifiable information refers to information that does not by itself identify a specific individual. We gather information about you based upon where you visit on our site in several ways. This information is compiled and analyzed on both a personal and aggregated basis. A list of the types of non-personally identifiable information that we may collect include: current internet protocol address and type of browser you are using (e.g. Firefox, Google Chrome), the type of operating system you are using (e.g. Windows or Mac OS), sites visited before and after you visit our site, the type of handheld or mobile device used to view the site (e.g., iPhone, Blackberry), location information, and the content and the advertisements you have accessed, seen, forwarded and/or clicked on.
2. How We Use Information
3. Information Sharing and Disclosure to Others
We may transfer personally identifiable information about you if we, or one of our business units, are acquired by, sold to, merged with or otherwise transferred to another entity. We do not sell, trade, or rent your personally identifiable information to others.
Your information may be shared through our business arrangements with third parties, such as Twitter, through services, such as conversion tracking and serving ads targeted to users’ interests. Please refer to the section below on “Cookies” for more information on how you can opt-out of internet based advertising through the “Do Not Track” functionality in your web browser or through such other methods that Twitter may specify from time to time.
If you are under the jurisdiction of Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (“CASL”), The Marketing Collective, LLC. will ensure to act in compliance with CASL by providing all email marketing through an “opt-in” approach. The Marketing Collective, LLC. will gain consent for commercial electronic messages prior to sending commercial electronic messages, unless we have implied consent, as defined under CASL. You may “opt-out” from receiving emails from our company, and/or are partners and associates upon your unsubscribe request.
5. EU Data Subject Rights
In certain circumstances, you have the following rights under data protection laws in relation to your Personal Information:
Request access to your Personal Information (commonly known as a “data subject access request”). This enables you to receive a copy of the Personal Information The Marketing Collective, LLC. holds about you and to check that The Marketing Collective, LLC. is lawfully processing it.
Request correction of the Personal Information. This enables The Marketing Collective, LLC. to have any incomplete or inaccurate data held about you corrected, though The Marketing Collective, LLC. may need to verify the accuracy of the new data provided.
Request erasure of Personal Information. This enables you to ask The Marketing Collective, LLC. to delete or remove Personal Information where there is no good reason for The Marketing Collective, LLC. continuing to process it. You also have the right to ask The Marketing Collective, LLC. to delete or remove your Personal Information where you have successfully exercised your right to object to processing (see below), where The Marketing Collective, LLC. may have processed your information unlawfully or where The Marketing Collective, LLC. is required to erase your personal data to comply with local law. Note, however, that The Marketing Collective, LLC. may not always be able to comply with your request of erasure for specific legal reasons which will be notified to you, if applicable, at the time of your request.
Object to gathering of your Personal Information where The Marketing Collective, LLC. is relying on a legitimate interest (or those of a third party) and there is something about your particular situation which makes you want to object to gathering on this ground as you feel it impacts on your fundamental rights and freedoms. You also have the right to object where The Marketing Collective, LLC. is gathering your Personal Information for direct marketing purposes. In some cases, The Marketing Collective, LLC. may demonstrate that it has compelling legitimate grounds to gather your information which override your rights and freedoms.
Request restriction of gathering of your Personal Information. This enables you to ask The Marketing Collective, LLC. to suspend the gathering of your personal data in the following scenarios: (a) if you want The Marketing Collective, LLC. to establish the data’s accuracy; (b) where The Marketing Collective, LLC. use of the data is unlawful but you do not want The Marketing Collective, LLC. to erase it; (c) where you need The Marketing Collective, LLC. to hold the data even if The Marketing Collective, LLC. no longer requires it as you need it to establish, exercise or defend legal claims; or (d) you have objected toThe Marketing Collective, LLC.’s use of your data but The Marketing Collective, LLC. needs to verify whether it has overriding legitimate grounds to use it.
Request the transfer of your Personal Information to you or to a third party. The Marketing Collective, LLC. will provide to you, or a third party you have chosen, your Personal Information in a structured, commonly used, machine-readable format. Note that this right only applies to automated information which you initially provided consent for The Marketing Collective, LLC. to use or where The Marketing Collective, LLC. used the information to perform a contract with you.
Withdraw consent at any time where The Marketing Collective, LLC. is relying on consent to gather your Personal Information. However, this will not affect the lawfulness of any gathering carried out before you withdraw your consent. If you withdraw your consent, The Marketing Collective, LLC. may not be able to provide certain products or services to you. The Marketing Collective, LLC. will advise you if this is the case at the time you withdraw your consent.
7. Security of Your Information
We have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access, to maintain data security, and to use correctly the information we collect online, such as dedicated virtual private servers, a web application firewall, an encrypted database, and no third party access to the server.
Unfortunately, we cannot guarantee that a 100% of the data transmissions are secure. Therefore, while we strive to protect your personally identifiable information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are limitations to security and privacy of the Internet that are beyond our control; (b) the security, integrity and privacy of your personally identifiable information exchanged between you and us cannot be guaranteed; and (c) any such information and data may be viewed or tampered with in transit by a third party.
8. Privacy of Minors
We will not knowingly collect, use or disclose personally identifiable information about visitors that are under 18 years of age.
9. Privacy Policies of Third Party Sites
10. Miscellaneous Privacy Issues
You should be aware that any information that you publicly disclose on any public areas of this site can be collected and used by third parties and this may result in unsolicited messages from those parties. This is beyond our control. Please be careful and responsible whenever you are online.