How We Collect Your Information
There are a variety of ways information may be collected from you by our website (“Website”), including but not necessarily limited to your choosing to do any of the following:
What We Do With Your Information
To make use of certain features of our Website you must provide us with user information associated with your account including registration information and information that is necessary for us to facilitate your account, In addition, in utilizing one of our online products you may desire or need to upload to our server personally identifiable information regarding your employees, employers, or customers (included herein as “your personally identifiable information”). We may also collect statistical information about how the Website is used and by whom. We may use this information to provide the services that you request and may generate reports and analyses based on this information. If during your visit to our Website, you send an e-mail message to us, the message and e-mail address may be retained by our server. We will use this information to respond to you, to address issues you identify, to further improve our Website, or to forward the e-mail to another company affiliate to address your request. We will use your information solely with the objective of fulfilling your request or as required by law.
Your personal and business information, as well as the personally identifiable information of your employees, employers and customers, will not be sold or shared with any other non affiliated party except as required by law or initiated by you through use of our online products. We may, however, aggregate certain information and use it to enhance this Website and trade lead services and for other purposes.
B. Anonymous User Information. Certain non-personal, anonymous information may be automatically provided to our Web servers by your computer. Additionally, certain other information (such as cookies, described below) may be transmitted by our Web server to your computer. That information does not contain any personally identifiable information. Specific types of anonymous information are described below.
1. IP Addresses. For each visitor to the Site, our Web server may automatically recognize the visitor’s domain name or IP address (where possible). An IP address is a number assigned to your computer when you connect to the Internet. As part of the protocol of the Internet, Web servers can identify your computer by its IP address. In addition, Web servers may be able to identify the type of browser you are using or even the type of computer. We may collect IP addresses and related information for the purposes of system administration, to assess the traffic to our Website and to maintain and improve the Website. Although it is not our practice to link IP addresses to your personally identifiable information, We reserve the right to use IP addresses to identify a user when we feel it is necessary to protect the compelling interest of the Website, customers, or others or to comply with laws, court orders, or law enforcement requests.
C. Special Promotions. Some users may request or authorize us to contact them by e-mail or telephone. Provided you have expressly opted in and/or have received an e-mail opt-in confirmation, We may use your e-mail address to provide you with special promotions, offers, or other information. Additionally, you may specifically authorize us, by opting-in, to share your e-mail address with our business partners. If you opt-in, our business partners may contact you via e-mail with a variety of special promotions, offers, or other information that may be of interest to you. You have the right to opt-out of any special promotions, offers, or other information at any time.
D. Miscellaneous. We may also gather information about your transactions and, as permitted by applicable law, information We receive from credit reporting bureaus and other third parties, such as credit history. This information may include credit card numbers and other credit history data. We attempt to retain information we collect for commercially reasonable periods of time or in accordance with specific policies or as required by law. Information collected for a specified purpose will only be used for that purpose and, after a reasonable period of time, will no longer be actively stored when that purpose has been fulfilled. Inactive data may, however, continue to be used for statistical, marketing, archiving, and other purposes.
E. Disclosure. Except for the following circumstances and/or situations, We will not knowingly authorize the disclosure of your personally identifiable information gathered from the Website to third parties without your consent. The exceptions are:
1. We may disclose user information in special cases when We have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) our rights or property, customers or other users of the Website, or anyone else who could be harmed by such activities.
2. We may disclose user information when we believe in good faith that such disclosure is required by applicable law or otherwise authorized or initiated by you.
3. We may disclose user information to business partners and/or third parties, subject to confidentiality agreements, for administrative or other business purposes, as is necessary to facilitate on-line transactions or to maintain and improve our services. Aggregate data (without personally identifiable information, other than Website users’ company/business name) may be used for internal business purposes, marketing purposes, or shared with business partners for legitimate business purposes.
Links to Other Websites
Links on this Website to third-party sites are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave our Website. We do not review these third-party sites, nor do we control or accept responsibility for these sites. We do not endorse or make any representations about these sites. If you enter these sites, you do so entirely at your own risk.
Protecting your Information
We use commercially reasonable, industry-standard practices to protect your information from loss, theft, as well as unauthorized access and modification. Such measures include firewalls and Secure Socket Layers (SSL) to encrypt your information on a secured server. Also, we will do everything in our power to protect your information physically. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be absolutely secure. As a result, while We strive to protect your personal information, We cannot guarantee the security of any information transmitted over the Internet. Once We receive your information, We takes steps believed reasonably appropriate to protect the security of your data, in electronic and paper form, both internally and from outsiders, from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction, and to ensure the integrity of the data collected. We uses a combination of technological, physical, administrative, and policy methods as well as organizational controls and non-disclosure or confidentiality agreements as deemed appropriate to protect this data.
It’s important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your computer and identity by logging off your computer when you are finished.
Contacting Merchant View, LLC
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, information practices, or your dealings with Merchant View, LLC, please contact us at (479) 877-0147 Monday through Friday between the hours of 9am and 5pm CST, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org