Last modified: February 8, 2023
YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Pyper, Inc. collects personal information in a variety of ways. For example, you may provide us your personal information when you post a review, send us messages, subscribe to our mailing lists, newsletters or other forms of marketing communications, participate in a survey, contest, or sweepstakes, or use some other feature of our Information.
We may link or combine your activities and information collected from you on our website with information we have collected from you offline, information we receive from third parties, as well as information we collect automatically through tracking technologies (defined below). This may allow us to provide you with a personalized experience regardless of how you interact with us.
The categories of information we collect may include:
INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE:
Contact and profile information. We may collect personal information, such as your name, phone number, address, business information, gender, age, postal/zip code, and e-mail address, when you register for our Information, sign up for our mailing list, participate in an offer or promotion, enter a contest or sweepstakes, apply for a job or internship, or otherwise communicate or interact with us. We use this information to create, verify and personalize your account, to fulfill your request or transaction, to communicate with you directly, and to send you marketing communications in accordance with your preferences.
Comments, chat and opinions. When you contact us directly (e.g., by email, phone, mail, or by completing an online form), we may record your comments, opinions, complaints, concerns, or questions, and we may collect the personal information contained in your communications (e.g., contact information, photos, etc.). We may also record comments and opinions you express when responding to surveys, entering a contest, or taking part in a promotion. We use this information to respond to your comments, opinions, complaints, concerns, or questions, to evaluate and improve our products and services, and to inform our marketing and advertising activities.
INFORMATION WE COLLECT WHEN YOU USE OUR SITES AND OUR SERVICE:
Information you may post or submit to our Site. We may collect information about how you use and interact with our Site and our Content, including any content you post or submit.
INFORMATION PROVIDED BY OTHERS:
Information provided by social networks. When you interact with our Content through various social media networks, such as when you “Like” us on Facebook or when you follow us or share our content on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram or other social media networks, we may receive some information about you that you permit the social network to share with third parties. We use this information to complete your profile, to better understand the demographics of our customers, and to inform our marketing and advertising activities. The data we receive is dependent upon your privacy settings with each social network. You should always review and, if necessary, adjust your privacy settings on third party websites and social media networks and services before linking or connecting them to our Site or Content.
Information provided by others. From time to time, we may receive information about you from third parties and other users. For example, we may obtain information from our marketing partners or from third parties to enhance or supplement our existing user information. We may also collect information about you that is publicly available. We may combine this information with the information we collect from you directly.
HOW WE USE PERSONAL INFORMATION
To fulfill your requests and provide our Content to you. For example, we may use your information to respond to your customer service requests or feedback. We may also use your information to personalize your experience with us.
For marketing purposes. We may send you communications about new features, updates, products, and special offers. We may also use your information to serve you ads about products and special offers about our products or other products or services we think you might find interesting, including for our clients’ marketing. We may also use individual and aggregate information about you to inform our marketing and advertising campaigns and those of our clients.
To communicate with you. For example, we may communicate with you, such as notifying you about events. If you register with us, we may enroll you in our email newsletter or other periodic electronic communications and may also send you user surveys and promotional communications. We may communicate with you by email, postal mail, telephone, text message, or other means.
To monitor, improve, and develop our products and services. We may use your information to understand our visitors and customers and tailor our Content accordingly. From time to time, we analyze statistics and trends to make our Content better and to develop new services or features.
INFORMATION THAT MAY BE COLLECTED AUTOMATICALLY
When you visit our Site and Content, read our emails, or otherwise engage with us through a computer or mobile device, we and our third party partners may automatically collect information about how you access and use the Content and information about the device you use to access the Content.
This information allows us to improve your customer experience. For example, we may use this information to enhance and personalize your user experience, to monitor and improve our Site and Content, and for other internal purposes. We typically collect this information through a variety of tracking technologies, including cookies, embedded scripts, location-identifying technologies, and similar technology (collectively, “tracking technologies”). Information we collect automatically about you may be combined with other personal information we collect directly.
Specifically, we and our third-party partners may use tracking technologies to automatically collect usage and device information, such as:
Information about how you access the Content, such as the site from which you came and the site to which you are going when you leave our Site, how frequently you access the Content, when and whether you open emails or click the links contained in emails, whether you access the Content from multiple devices, and other actions you take on the Content.
Information about how you use the Content, such as the pages you visit, the links you click, the ads you view and click on, your location when you access or interact with our Content, and other similar actions.
Information about the computer, tablet, smartphone or other device you use, such as your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, platform type, device type/model/manufacturer, operating system, date and time stamp, a unique ID that allows us to uniquely identify your browser, mobile device or your account (including, e.g., a persistent device identifier or an Ad ID), and other such information.
Analytics information. We may collect analytics data, or use third party analytics tools, to help us measure traffic and usage trends for the Sites and Content and to understand more about the demographics and behaviors of our users.
We, or our third-party partners, may use the data collected through tracking technologies to: (a) remember information so that you will not have to re-enter it during your visit or the next time you visit the Sites; (b) provide custom, personalized content and information, including targeted content and advertising; (c) identify and contact you across multiple devices; (d) provide and monitor the effectiveness of our Content; (e) perform analytics and detect usage patterns on our Service; (f) diagnose or fix technology problems; (g) detect or prevent fraud or other harmful activities, and (h) otherwise plan for and enhance our Content.
Your choices to control tracking technologies. If you would prefer not to accept cookies, most browsers will allow you to: (i) change your browser settings to notify you when you receive a cookie, which lets you choose whether or not to accept it; (ii) disable existing cookies; or (iii) set your browser to automatically reject cookies. For more information on how to block, delete and/or disable tracking technologies, see “Choice and Control Over Your Information” below.
Do Not Track. Although we do our best to honor the privacy preferences of our visitors, we are not able to respond to “Do Not Track” signals from your browser at this time.
We and our third-party partners may collect information through tracking technologies for personalized advertising purposes.
Essential Cookies. Some cookies are required to enable basic website functionality and cannot be declined. Use of the website implies consent for these functional cookies.
SHARING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We may share, sell or disclose your information in the instances described below. For further information on your choices regarding your information, see “Your Choices and Control Over Your Information” below.
Third parties at your request: You may choose to share your activities on the Content with your friends through email, text or on various social media networks.
Promotional partners: We may share information with third parties with whom we partner to provide contests and sweepstakes, or other joint promotional activities. These partners will usually be clearly identified in the contest rules or promotional materials.
Select marketing and strategic business partners: We may share data with our preferred marketing and strategic business partners, so they can provide you with information and marketing messages about products or services that may interest you. These parties may use your information in accordance with their own privacy policies.
Online advertising partners: We may share information with third party online advertising partners or permit these partners to collect information from you directly on our Site to facilitate online advertising.
The public: When you provide feedback or post user content on our Content (e.g., if you post a product review on our Site or comment on our social media sites), your information (e.g., your first name, last initial, state of residence, and your comments) may be displayed on our Sites or on our social media pages. When you engage with us on social media, we may tag your social media account or the social media account of others (e.g., to give photo credit to another user).
With your consent or at your direction: In addition to the sharing described in this Policy, we may share information about you with third parties whenever you consent to or direct such sharing.
OTHER INSTANCES IN WHICH WE MAY SHARE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION:
Service providers and advisors: Personal information may be shared with third-party vendors and other service providers who perform services for us or on our behalf. This may include vendors and providers who engage in marketing or advertising activities or provide mailing or email services, tax and accounting services, product fulfillment, delivery services, payments processing, data enhancement services, fraud prevention, web hosting, or analytic services.
Purchasers and third parties in connection with a business transaction: Personal information may be disclosed to third parties in connection with a corporate transaction, such as a merger, sale of any or all of our company assets or shares, reorganization, financing, change of control or acquisition of all or a portion of our business by an affiliate or third party, or in the event of a bankruptcy or related or similar proceedings.
In connection with any of the above, we also may share information with others in an aggregated or otherwise anonymized form that does not reasonably identify you.
YOUR CHOICES AND CONTROL OVER YOUR INFORMATION
Profile and settings: You may update your account information and adjust your account settings by logging into your account. Please note that changes to your settings may require some time to take effect.
How to control your email preferences: You can stop receiving promotional email communications from us by clicking on the “unsubscribe link” provided in such communications. We make every effort to promptly process all unsubscribe requests. You may not opt out of service-related communications (e.g., account verification, transactional communications, changes/updates to features of the Content, technical and security notices). You may also be able to adjust certain communications preferences by logging into your account.
Geolocation and device Information: You may control the Content’s access to your device information through your “Settings” app on your device. For instance, you can withdraw permission for the Content to access your address book, location, photo stream, and camera. You may also control precise location tracking by adjusting your location services settings on your mobile device. We may continue to approximate your location based on your IP address or through other means when you access the Content through a computer or device.
PROTECTION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Data storage and transfer: Your information collected through our Content may be stored and processed in the United States.
Data retention: We will retain your personal information as long as reasonably necessary to maintain the Content, to meet legal and accounting obligations, and for the other purposes described in this Policy, or as otherwise required or permitted by law. We may anonymize and/or aggregate personal information and store it in order to analyze aggregate metrics and trends.
Keeping your information safe: Security of your information is very important to us, and we have put in place safeguards to preserve the integrity and security of information we collect and share with our service providers. However, no security system is impenetrable, and we cannot guarantee the security of our systems at all times. In the event that any information under our control is compromised as a result of a breach of data security, we will take reasonable steps to investigate the situation and, where appropriate, notify those individuals whose information may have been compromised and take additional steps, in accordance with any applicable laws and regulations.
USE BY CHILDREN
We do not knowingly collect or solicit any information from children under the age of 13. In the event we learn that we have inadvertently collected personal information from a child under age 13, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we may have collected information from a child under 13, please contact us using the contact information below.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
The Content may contain links to and from third-party websites of our business partners, advertisers, and social media sites, and our users may post links to third party websites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites may have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability resulting from you following a link to these websites. Additionally, other privacy policies may apply when you engage with us through a co-branded or co-sponsored promotional or marketing activity. You should read the privacy policies and terms and conditions of use of any third-party website or service to understand how your information will be collected, used and shared. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content on the websites of third-party sites.
Pyper, Inc. is committed to ensuring its places of public accommodation, including this website, are accessible by and inclusive of individuals with disabilities. We use reasonable and diligent efforts to comply with both the policies and intent of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Since guidance on website accessibility requirements from federal authorities is currently in the formative stages, Pyper, Inc. is working toward compliance with the Website Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 Level A/AA. These guidelines will work to ensure the website is reasonably accessible to individuals with disabilities. While Pyper, Inc. is working to enhance the accessibility of the site and to conform with WCAG 2.0 guidelines, certain pages and functionality may not be fully accessible.
If any person has difficulties navigating any areas of this site, challenges accessing content or otherwise needs assistance due to a disability, please call us at 727.873.1210 for assistance. In such an event, Pyper, Inc. will assist the individual with their needs and work to further enhance the site content and/or navigation accordingly for the benefit of all.
CHANGES TO OUR POLICY
We may modify or update this Policy from time to time to reflect the changes in our business and practices, so you should review this Policy periodically. When we change this Policy in a material manner, we will indicate so by updating the “last modified” date in the heading of this Policy. If you object to any changes in this Policy, you may close your account associated with the Content.