We recognizes the importance of privacy. In this privacy statement (“Privacy Statement”) we describe how we collect, use, and disclose Information that we obtain about Users. We also describe how we collect, use, and disclose Information that we obtain about End Users.
Information means Personal Information, anonymous information, and aggregate information.
Personal Information means personally identifiable information about an individual person, such as a name, address, email address, phone number, or other
identifier that permits contacting of a specific individual.
Site means our website http://ideal-ap.com/.
Users means individuals who visit and/or use or Site. The term “User” may include iDeal-AP Customers.
Information We Collect
Information We Collect Directly.
From Users. We may collect Information directly from Users through our Site. For example, we will collect Users’ names, email addresses, and phone numbers if they contact us directly through our Site. We will also collect any other Information that a User chooses to provide to us, such as the contents of a message that a User submits through our Site. We may combine this directly provided Information with Information we collect automatically about Users.
Information We Collect Automatically.
Through Our Site and Services. We automatically collect Information through a User’s use of our Site and Services using cookies and other technologies. This Information may include, without limitation, domain name, operating system, settings and system configurations, IP address, the webpages accessed within our Site, the website that led the User to our Site, the website to which a User goes after leaving our Site, the dates and times a User accesses our Site, and other web log data. By visiting our site, third parties may place cookies on users’ browsers for targeted advertising purposes. For example, IP addresses, cookie identifiers, and website activity are collected for targeted advertising.
This data may be used by third parties to target advertising on other sites based on our website visitors’ online activity. For example, the following links are provided to opt out of receiving various targeted advertising:
- the DAA opt-out site www.aboutads.info
- the NAI opt-out site at www.networkadvertising.org/choices
- for those in Europe, the EDAA opt out site at www.youronlinechoices.eu
We use Information, which may include Personal Information, collected through our Site and Mobile Services for the following purposes:
Providing Our Services and Mobile Services. To provide our Site and Mobile Services and for other User or End User support purposes.
Communicating with Users and iDeal-AP Customers. To communicate with Users or iDeal-AP Customers, including via email, about our Site or Mobile Services; to respond to User or iDeal-AP Customer inquiries; to provide Users or iDeal-AP Customers with news and newsletters and other information we think may interest them; and to respond to User and iDeal-AP Customer desires and preferences.
Marketing and Advertising.
To Users or iDeal-AP Customers. To provide Users or iDeal-AP Customers with special offers, and promotions, including via email; to contact Users or iDeal-AP Customers about products or information we think may interest them; and for other marketing, advertising, and promotional purposes.
Analyzing Use of Our Site and Mobile Services. To better understand how Users access and use our Site; to understand how iDeal-AP Customers and End Users use our Mobile Services; and for other research, analytical, and statistical purposes.
Legal Compliance. To comply with applicable legal obligations, including informal requests from law enforcement or other governmental entities.
How We Disclose Your Information
We may disclose Information, which may include Personal Information, collected through our Site and Mobile Services with the following entities:
Affiliates. We may disclose Information to any current or future affiliates, parent companies, or subsidiaries.
Service Providers. We may disclose Information to vendors, service providers, agents, contractors, or others who perform functions on our behalf.
iDeal-AP Customers, Advertisers, and Other Nonaffiliated Third Parties. We may disclose Information about End Users to iDeal-AP Customers, advertising agencies, and other nonaffiliated third parties (e.g., partners with whom we co-develop a mobile application that uses our technology). Third parties who receive Information may use such Information for their own marketing purposes, including to provide proximity-based or real-time advertisements.
We may also disclose Information, which may include Personal Information, collected through our Site and Mobile Services for the following purposes:
Business Transfers. We may disclose Information to another entity if we are acquired by or merged with another company, if we sell or transfer a business unit or assets to another company, as part of a bankruptcy proceeding, or as part of any other similar business transfer.
Legal Compliance. We may disclose Information in order to comply with the law, regulation, a judicial proceeding, subpoena, court order, or other legal process, including informal law enforcement or governmental requests for information.
Aggregate and De-Identified Information. We may disclose aggregate, anonymous, or de-identified information about users for marketing, advertising, research, or other purposes.
Cookies and Other Tracking Mechanisms
Clear GIFs, pixel tags and other technologies. Clear GIFs are tiny graphics with a unique identifier, similar in function to cookies, which are embedded invisibly on web pages. We or our service providers may use clear GIFs (also known as web beacons, web bugs or pixel tags), in connection with our Site to track the activities of visitors to our Site, help us manage content, and compile statistics about usage of our Site. We or our service providers may also use clear GIFs in HTML emails to our users, to help us track email response rates, identify when our emails are viewed, and track whether our emails are forwarded.
Local Storage Objects. We may use Flash Local Storage Objects (“Flash LSOs”) to store your Site preferences and to personalize your visit. Flash LSOs are different from browser cookies because of the amount and type of data stored. Typically, you cannot control, delete, or disable the acceptance of Flash LSOs through your web browser. For more information on Flash LSOs, or to learn how to manage your settings for Flash LSOs, go to the Adobe Flash Player Help Page, choose “Global Storage Settings Panel” and follow the instructions. To see the Flash LSOs currently on your computer, choose “Website Storage Settings Panel” and follow the instructions to review and, if you choose, to delete any specific Flash LSO.