Kinds of Information We Collect
Whether you access the Services from your computer, smart phone, tablet or other mobile device, Threshold 360 collects information to provide better services to our users.
We may collect some information that identifies you or relates to you as an individual (“Personal Information”), such as your name, mailing address, telephone number, email address, username and password (for account administration), device ID, including IP address, geolocation (if using a mobile application and you consent to providing it), financial and other payment information (that you submit to us for order processing; however, we do not store any financial information), and additional personal information reasonably needed to administer certain activities, including access and usage of the Services, as well as promotions, events or other activities.
Information Collected from Mobile Devices
When you access our Services via a mobile device, we may collect various information, including the type of mobile device you use, the temporary or persistent device identifier associated with your device, the IP address of your mobile device, the device’s operating system, the browser you use to access the Services, information about how you use the Services, and your device’s location as described below.
You may be able to use our Services to take pictures of locations, or scan barcodes or capture images of products or other items to curate and/or create lists or to conduct transactions. To do so, our Services may request permission to access your camera and photo files. Please note that some features of our Services may not be usable or available to you if you do not grant us such permission.
Our Services may also collect precise information about the location of your device after you permit us to obtain such information from technologies such as Bluetooth beacons, GPS, Wi‐Fi signals, or cell tower signals. We may also use technologies to determine if you are visiting a business or location of our owner users by relying on signals transmitted by your mobile devices. We collect this information to provide you with services, content and offers based on your location. For example, we may use our Services to provide you with the locations, information, and offers of nearby businesses or stores of interest. You may be able to enable our Services to notify us when you enter certain such locations to let you know about the events and deals available there. To opt out of the collection of precise location or presence information, you can adjust the permissions on your mobile device or uninstall our Services.
How We Collect Information
We collect information in several ways:
Information You Give Us
Many of our Services require you to register an account (your “Account”), at which time we may for personal information, such as your name, email address, mailing address, and telephone numbers to store with your Account. In addition, to take full advantage of the sharing features we offer, we may also ask you to create a publicly visible profile, which may include your name, photo, other personally identifiable information, etc.
Information We Collect When You Use Our Service
Threshold 360 also collects information about the Services that you use and how you use them, like when you watch a posted video, visit a website that uses any of our services, or view and interact with our ads or content. This information may include, for example:
Threshold 360 may collect device specific information (such as your hardware model, operating system version, unique device identifiers, and mobile network information including phone number) and we may associate your device identifiers or phone number with your Account.
When you use or access our Services or view Threshold 360-provided content, Threshold 360 may automatically collect and store certain information in server logs, such as:details of how you used our Services, such as your search queries; Internet protocol (IP) address; device event information such as crashes, system activity, hardware settings, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request and referral URL; cookies that may uniquely identify your browser or your Account.
When you use our Services, we may collect and process information about your actual location and we may use various technologies to determine location, including IP address, GPS, and other sensors that may, for example, Threshold 360 with information on nearby devices, Wi-Fi access points and cell towers.
Unique Application Numbers
Certain of the Services may include a unique application number, together with information about your installation (such as operating system type and application version number) may be sent to Threshold 360 when you install or uninstall that Service or when that Service periodically contacts Threshold 360 servers, such as for automatic updates.
Threshold 360 may collect and store information (including Personal Information) locally on your device using mechanisms such as browser web storage (including HTML5) and application data caches.
Cookies and Similar Technologies
Combination of Data
Information that Threshold 360 obtains or receives when you use our Services may be combined with information we obtain about you from partners, affiliates, publicly available records, data brokers and other services or sources, and then associated with your Account.
How We Use Personal Information We Collect
Generally, Threshold 360 uses Personal Information and other data that we collect through our Services to provide, maintain, protect and improve such Services, to develop new services, and to protect Threshold 360 and our users. For example, Threshold 360 may use Personal Information (including by combining it with Other Information) to:
Process, respond to and/or fulfill requests or inquiries you make or otherwise communicate with you about your Account and/or use of our Services, including any promotions that you enter, and maintain records of such communications to help solve any issues you may face;
Create and/or offer you more tailored content, relevant features, or personalized promotions;
Provide you with current information about the Services and those of our affiliates, including updating you on changes to or improvements in such Services;
Contact you as part of our ongoing and future marketing efforts;
Further our business or operational purposes, for example, data analysis, audits, fraud monitoring and prevention;
Enhance, improve or modify the Services;
Identify usage trends, determine the effectiveness of our promotional campaigns; and
Operate and expand our business activities.
“Cookies” are small text files containing pieces of data that are placed in your computer's Web browser to store your preferences. Cookies are not themselves personally identifiable but may be linked to Personal Information that you provide to us through your interaction with the Services. A Cookie will typically contain the name of the domain (Internet location) from which the Cookie has come, the “lifetime” of the Cookie (its expiration period), and a value (such as a randomly generated unique number).
Your Options for Cookies
You can opt-out to the creation of a user profile, Hotjar’s storing of data about your usage of our site and Hotjar’s use of tracking cookies on other websites by following this opt-out link.
Threshold 360 and Ad Partners also may use these technologies to track the actions of users of the Services, to measure statistics of our marketing efforts, and to deliver advertisements via the Services that may be more relevant to individual consumers and to otherwise improve the consumer experience using the Services. For example, if you have given Threshold 360 your zip code, Threshold 360 may deliver to you advertisements that are specific to promotions in your area. In addition, Threshold 360 and Ad partners may use technologies such as remarketing which will allow us to deliver ads to you based upon your previously viewed sites.
How We May Disclose Personal Information We Collect
Your privacy is very important to us. We generally won't disclose your Personal Information to anyone outside of Threshold 360, except in the following circumstances.
We may share your Personal Information with outside companies, organizations or individuals when we have your consent to do so. We require opt-in consent for the sharing of any sensitive Personal Information.
We may disclose your Personal Information to third-party service providers to provide us with services such as website or mobile application hosting, professional services, including information technology services and related infrastructure, customer service, e-mail delivery, auditing and other similar services.
To Perform Services You Request or Communications You Initiate
We may disclose your Personal Information to third parties to perform services you request or functions you initiate, such as when you post information and materials on message boards and social media forums, including our Facebook Page and any other social media platforms or channels. Please note, that when you post information in a public forum it becomes public information.In addition, we may disclose your Personal Information to identify you to anyone to whom you send communications through the Services.
We may disclose your information to a third party in connection with a corporate reorganization, merger, sale, joint venture, assignment, transfer or other disposition of all or any portion of our business, assets or stock, including in connection with any bankruptcy or similar proceedings.
Other Legal Reasons
In addition, Threshold 360 may use or disclose your Personal Information if Threshold 360 believes in good faith that it is necessary or appropriate:
under applicable law, including laws outside your country of residence;
to respond to requests from public and government authorities including public and government authorities outside your country of residence;
comply with any applicable law, regulation, subpoena, legal process or other enforceable governmental request;
to protect our operations or those of any of our Affiliates;
to protect against harm to the rights, privacy, safety or property of Threshold 360, our Affiliates, you, other users, and/or the public as permitted or required by law;
to detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues;
to enforce our Terms and any other terms and conditions, including investigations of potential violations; and
to pursue available remedies or limit damages we may sustain.
How We May Use and Disclose Other Information We Collect
Similarly, Threshold 360 generally may use Other Information for any purpose not prohibited by law. In particular, Threshold 360 may collect, compile, store, publish, promote, report, sell, or otherwise disclose or use any Other Information, as long such information does not personally identify you. Other Information that we collect generally will not personally identify you or be correlated to you individually for external purposes. Threshold 360 may share such Other Information publicly and with our partners – like publishers, advertisers or connected sites, to demonstrate trends in the use of our Services and for other purposes.
You may review your Account information via our Services by requesting an electronic copy of your personal information via email, by emailing email@example.com. You may then request the update of certain information and adjust certain privacy preferences, which may include exercising control over how you share certain Personal Information, opting out of certain Threshold 360-offered features, adjusting how your profile and related information appears to others, and selecting from certain other options.
In addition, you may set your browser to block all cookies, including cookies associated with the Services, or to indicate when a cookie is being set by us. However, please keep in mind that many of our features (such as remembering your preferences) may not function properly if your cookies are disabled.
When you use the Services, Threshold 360 strives to provide you with access to your Personal Information to the extent feasible. If you notify us that your information is wrong, Threshold 360 will attempt to offer you options for quickly updating or deleting it – unless Threshold 360 needs to keep that information for legitimate business, legal or other purposes. For your protection, when you seek to update your Personal Information, Threshold 360 may require you to verify your identity before Threshold 360 can act on such request.
Of course, Threshold 360 may reject requests that are unreasonably repetitive, require disproportionate technical effort (for example, developing a new system or fundamentally changing an existing practice), threaten the privacy of others, or are extremely impractical (for instance, requests concerning information residing on backup systems).
Where Threshold 360 can provide information access and modification or deletion, Threshold 360 will endeavor to do so without charge, unless fulfilling the request would require a disproportionate effort by Threshold 360. Threshold 360 constantly strive to maintain our Services in a secure manner that protects information from accidental or malicious destruction. Because of this, if you delete information from the Services, Threshold 360 may not
immediately delete residual copies from its active servers and may not remove information from its backup systems.
In addition, to the extent that the Services facilitate the sharing of information with other people, remember that the information you share publicly may indexable by search engines.
How We Protect Your Personal Information
Threshold 360 has implemented reasonable safeguards designed to prevent loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure or modification of Personal Information provided or collected through the Services. With respect to billing information (if any) and other Personal Information collected through the Services, we use Secure Socket Layer Technology or SSL to encrypt or scramble that information during transmission. In addition, Threshold 360 reviews our information collection, storage and processing practices, including physical security measures, to guard against unauthorized access to systems, and we restrict access to Personal Information to Threshold 360 employees, contractors, vendors and agents who need to know that information in order to process it for Threshold 360, and who are subject to strict contractual confidentiality obligations and appropriate consequences if they fail to meet these obligations.Unfortunately, no system or online transmission of data can be guaranteed to be 100% secure and you should always take appropriate security measures to protect your Personal Information, including ensuring that you have up-to-date antivirus software. If you believe that your Account or any information you provided to us is no longer secure, please notify us immediately through the Contact Us information provided below.
Social Networking and Third Party Sites
Your California Privacy Rights
If you live in California and have an established business relationship with us, you can request a list of the personal information we have shared with third parties for their marketing purposes. We will also give you a list of the third parties that have received your information. You can make a request one time each year. To exercise your rights, you can e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org or contact us as set forth below. Please be sure to mention when you contact us that you are making a “California Shine the Light” inquiry. We will respond within thirty (30) days.
Threshold 360 does not target children and does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen (13). When a user discloses personal information on the Services, the user is representing to us that he or she is at least thirteen (13) years of age. If you are the parent or guardian of a child under the age of thirteen (13), who you believe has provided Threshold 360 with personally identifiable information through the Services, please e-mail us at email@example.com so that we can delete the child's information from our records.
If you have any questions regarding Threshold 360's privacy practices, please do not hesitate to contact us as follows:
Threshold 360, Inc.
Attn: Chief Privacy Officer
500 E Kennedy Blvd, Suite 100-E,
Tampa, FL 33602
Via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org