eMerges.com, Inc. (“eMerges,” “we,” or “us”) collects, uses, and discloses
about you in connection with our websites, products, and other services.
from time to time. If we make changes, we will notify you by revising the date
at the top of this policy. We may also provide you with additional notice (such
as by adding a statement to our website or sending you a notification), such as
information practices and the choices available to you.
Please keep in mind that our business
collects and distributes information lawfully made available from federal,
state, or local government records about U.S. citizens. While this type of information is not deemed
“personal information” under comprehensive U.S. state privacy laws (like the
CCPA), we do still honor requests to opt out of the sale or license of that
information to our customers. If you
would like to opt out of those disclosures, please see Your Choices below for
COLLECTION OF INFORMATION
Information You Provide to Us
We collect information you provide
directly to us. For example, we collect information directly from you when you
sign-up for our mailing list, fill out our contact form or otherwise provide
information directly to us. The types of information about you that we collect
include your name, email address, postal address, phone number, and any other
information you choose to provide.
Information We Collect Automatically
We automatically collect certain
information about your interactions with us or our website, including:
Device and Usage Information: We collect information about how you
access our website, including data about the device and network you use, such
as your operating system version, IP address, and browser type. We also collect
information about your activity on our website, such as access times, pages
viewed, links clicked, and the page you visited before navigating to our
Information Collected by Cookies and
Similar Tracking Technologies: We (and those who perform work with us) use tracking
technologies, such as cookies and web beacons, to collect information about
your interactions with our website. Cookies are small data files stored on your
hard drive or in device memory that help us improve our website and your
experience, see which areas and features of our website are popular, and count
visits. Web beacons (also known as “pixel tags” or “clear GIFs”) are electronic
images that we use on our website and in our emails to help deliver cookies,
count visits, and understand usage and campaign effectiveness. For information
about how to disable cookies, see the Your Choices section below.
Information We Derive
We may derive information or draw
inferences about you based on the information we collect. For example, we may
make inferences about your approximate location based on your IP address.
Information We Collect from Other
We may also collect information about
you from other sources. For example, we
obtain government records and lists lawfully made available from federal, state, or local
government. These records may
relate to licenses, registrations, permits, political campaign contributions,
and the like. The records we receive can contain
name, address, registration date, birth date and specific to each source file;
license type, registration, or similar permit data points such as boat
manufacturer type, game hunted, planes permitted to pilot, political party,
propensity to vote, and so forth.
USE OF INFORMATION on the state, federal or local source and and the type of government record such as hunting o on we may publish the government record information that we compile to:
We may use the information we collect to:
maintain, improve, and develop new products and services;
·Send you support
messages and other transactional or relationship messages;
with you about products, services, and events offered by Company and others and
provide news and information that we think will interest you (see the Your Choices section below for information about
how to opt out of these communications at any time);
and analyze trends, usage, and activities in connection with our products and
investigate, and help prevent security incidents and other malicious,
deceptive, fraudulent, or illegal activity and help protect the rights and
property of Company and others;
with our legal and financial obligations;
de-identified, anonymized or aggregated information; and
out any other purpose described to you at the time the information was
See the Your Choices section
below for information about how to opt out of eMerges government records at any
SHARING OF INFORMATION
As part of our business, we disclose records and lists lawfully made available from federal, state, or local government records to our customers. These customers may use this data for their legitimate business purposes, which may, depending on the state, federal or local government record source and the type of government record, include the following:
Enable communication with you about political issues, jury, academic and promotional services, and events offered by others and provide news and information that may interest you.
Promote issues pertaining or relating to public policy or the administration of government. This includes all election, campaign, voter fraud detection, voter registration, legislative, journalistic, public opinion, selective service, law enforcement, identity validation, age authentication to keep kids off lists, secure adult web sites, prevent under age access to alcohol and weed and other governmental uses.
Provide for the location of individuals to serve on juries, pay tax bills and child support, locate heirs to unclaimed estates, law enforcement or judgments and for finding witnesses in criminal or personal injury cases or custody disputes.
Enable locating abducted children, organ and bone marrow research, epidemiological research, and other charitable uses
We may also disclose information about you for the following reasons:
We disclose personal information with vendors, service providers, contractors and consultants that access personal information to perform work for us, such as web hosting or email promotional services.
We may disclose personal information if we believe that disclosure is in accordance with, or required by, any applicable law or legal process, including lawful requests by public authorities to meet national security or law enforcement requirements.
We may disclose personal information if we believe that your actions are inconsistent with our user agreements or policies, if we believe that you have violated the law, or if we believe it is necessary to protect the rights, property, and safety of eMerges, our users, the public, or others.
We will disclose personal information in connection with, or during negotiations concerning, any merger, sale of eMerges assets, financing, or acquisition of all or a portion of our business by another company.
See the Your Choices section below for information about how to opt out of eMerges government records at any time.
ADVERTISING AND ANALYTICS
We engage others to provide analytics
services and serve advertisements across the web and in mobile apps. These
technologies to collect information about your use of our website and other
websites and online services, including your IP address, web browser, mobile
network information, pages viewed, time spent on pages or in mobile apps, links
clicked, and conversion information. This information may be used by eMerges
and others to, among other things, analyze and track data, determine the
popularity of certain content, deliver advertising and content targeted to your
interests on our website and other websites, and better understand your online
activity. For more information about interest-based ads, or to opt out of
having your web browsing information used for behavioral advertising purposes,
please visit www.aboutads.info/choices.
Most web browsers are set to accept
cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually adjust your browser settings
to remove or reject browser cookies. Please note that removing or rejecting
cookies could affect the availability and functionality of our website.
You may opt out of receiving
promotional emails from eMerges by following the instructions in those
communications. If you opt out, we may still send you non-promotional emails,
such as those about your account or our ongoing business relations.
If you have any questions about this
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