PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT
When you visit the Site, we automatically collect certain information about your device and device characteristics, including information about your web browser and browser characteristics, IP address, operating system, language preferences, time zone, referring URLs, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and information about how you interact with the Site. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information.”
We collect Device Information using the following technologies:
– “Cookies” are text files that websites send to a visitor’s computer or other internet-connected device to uniquely identify the visitor’s browser or to store information or settings in the browser.. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
– “Log files” track actions occurring on the Site, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps. Essentially, this is a log of content tracking what a visitor clicks on while browsing the website. As the visitor clicks through the website, a record of the action may be collected and stored.
– “Web beacons,” “tags,” and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Site. These files link web pages to web servers and their cookies and may be used to transmit information collected through cookies back to a web server.
Additionally, we may collect information from you when you submit a question or comment to us or if you would like to set up a consultation with us. This information may include your name, company name, website, physical address, email address and phone number. We refer to this information as “Inquiry Information.”
HOW DO WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?
We use the Inquiry Information that we collect generally to respond to any inquiries or to schedule a consultation requested through the Site.
We use the Device Information that we collect to operate, evaluate, improve and optimize our Site, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with the Site; assessing the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns; managing our communications; analyzing and enhancing our products, services and Site.
We may also combine Device Information with information we receive from you offline to send you offers or promotions or offer you products and/or services we feel you may want to purchase.
We also use your data to inform our marketing efforts. Examples of this may include location, or any other piece of information you have provided to us.
We will also utilize Device Information and/or Inquiry Information to the extent necessary to comply with and enforce applicable legal requirements, relevant industry standards and our policies.
SHARING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We also may disclose information about you (i) if we are required to do so by law, regulation or legal process (such as a court order or subpoena), (ii) in response to requests by government agencies, such as law enforcement authorities, or (iii) when we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical harm or financial loss or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual illegal activity. We reserve the right to transfer any information we have about you in the event we sell or transfer all or a portion of our business or assets (including in the event of a reorganization, dissolution or liquidation).
The tracking technologies that lead to targeted advertising are controlled by third-party vendors. If you do not wish to participate in these targeted advertising efforts, you can opt out of the services offered by the specific vendors at the following websites:
FACEBOOK – https://www.facebook.com/settings/?tab=ads
GOOGLE – https://www.google.com/settings/ads/anonymous
LinkedIn – https://www.linkedin.com/help/linkedin/answer/62931/manage-advertising-preferences?lang=en
Additionally, you can opt out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out portal at: http://optout.aboutads.info/.
DO NOT TRACK
Please note that we do not alter our Site’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.
Our Site is not directed to children under the age of thirteen and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of thirteen on our Site. If we become aware that we have inadvertently received personal information from a visitor under the age of thirteen on our Site, we will delete the information from our records.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
Our Site may contain links to other websites for your convenience and information. These websites may be operated by companies not affiliated with Certus. Linked websites may have their own privacy policies or notices, which we strongly suggest you review if you visit any linked websites. We are not responsible for the content of any websites that are not affiliated with Certus, any use of those websites, or the privacy practices of those websites.
When you place an order through the Site, we will maintain your Order Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.
For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by e-mail at email@example.com or by mail using the details provided below:
14809 N Ravenswood Ave #113, Chicago, IL, 60640