Last Modified: June 26, 2006
NET60 Inc (WE OR THE “COMPANY”)) IS COMMITTED TO RESPECTING YOUR PRIVACY AND TO COMPLY WITH ALL APPLICABLE DATA PROTECTION AND PRIVACY LAWS. THIS PRIVACY STATEMENT DESCRIBES THE INFORMATION PRIVACY PRACTICES FOR THE COMPANY. WE HAVE POSTED THIS PRIVACY STATEMENT TO HELP YOU UNDERSTAND HOW WE COLLECT, USE AND SAFEGUARD YOUR INFORMATION. YOU SHOULD READ THIS PRIVACY STATEMENT IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE COMPANY WEBSITE USER AGREEMENT, WHICH CAN BE ACCESSED BY CLICKING HERE: https://www.net60.com/legalagreement./
You can visit and enjoy the Net60 website (the “Website”) without disclosing any personal information about yourself. However, weoffer some special services and promotions from time to time, and for you to take advantage of these services and promotions we will need you to share with us certain personal information about yourself. The personal information we collect may include, but is not limited to, first and last name, street address, e-mail address, telephone number (e.g., home, work, mobile and/or fax), and birthdate. If you submit any personal information to us, or to our third party service providers acting on our behalf, you can be assured that we will not sell, lease, or share your personal information with or to anyone else, except as follows: (i) to our third party service roviders, and only so that they may help us provide the services you’ve requested, and (ii) and on occasion, we may offer a special promotion (such as a sweepstakes, contest, or a free subscription to goods and services) on the Website in conjunction with a third party service provider, sponsor or promotional partner, and share your information with that sponsor or promotional partner so that can send you other special promotions it offers, but only if you give us permission to do so.
We may share aggregated demographic information with third parties, but this information is not linked to any personal information that can identify you or another individual person. Therefore, no personal information is disclosed in this manner.
Changes to this Privacy Statement
If we decide to make a change to our Privacy Statement, we will post a notification and link on our homepage so that you can review the updated policy. If at any point we wish to use your personal information in a manner different from that stated at the time it was collected, we will notify you by means of an e-mail and give you the opportunity to indicate whether you consent to the proposed use. Keep in mind, however, that we reserve the right to amend or modify this Privacy Statement at any time and without prior notice.
Modification to this Privacy Statement shall be posted on this webpage and will be effective immediately upon posting.
How Information is Collected?
We use automatic methods such as cookies (small amounts of data, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier that is sent to your browser from a website’s computers and stored on your computer’s hard drive) and single-pixel GIF images alone or in combination with personally identifiable information you choose to provide us, to make our Website work better, to understand Website usage and trends, deliver a more personalized experience and to improve our content and offerings. Examples of the information we collect and analyze using such methods include, without limitation, the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, e-mail address, login name and password, type and version, operating system, and platform, the full Uniform Resource Locator (URL) clickstream to, on, and from our Website, including date and time, cookie information, services you viewed or searched for; and your surfing history. We may also use software tools to measure and collect session information, including page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), and methods used to browse away from the page.
We do not install any spyware or adware in connection with our Website, or distribute any commercial message, or authorize any third party to distribute any commercial message, by means of spyware or adware. “Spyware” or “adware” is any software which has been downloaded to and/or installed on an Internet user’s computer, without the user’s actual consent, and facilitates the distribution of any commercial message to the user. If you feel you may have spyware from another company installed on your machine, there are various anti-spyware / adware software applications available on the Internet to identify if this has occurred.
Disclosure for Legal Purposes
The law requires that we may be required to share your personal information and non-personal information (see “Cookies” section above for examples of non-personal information) pursuant to judicial or governmental subpoenas, warrants or orders. If we are required to do so, we will, of course, obey the law. In addition, notwithstanding any term to the contrary in this Privacy Statement, we reserve the right to use and disclose share your personal and non-personal information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of this Website’s User Agreement, or as otherwise required by law.
How we use this Information
We may use the information you provide about yourself to fulfill your requests for our products, programs, and services, to respond to your inquiries about our offerings, and to offer you other products, programs or services that we believe may be of interest to you.
We sometimes use this information to communicate with you, such as to notify you when you have won one of our contests or when we make changes to our Website agreements, to fulfill a request by you, or to contact you for any other reason deemed necessary by the Company.
Although we take appropriate measures to safeguard against unauthorized disclosures of information, we cannot assure you that personally identifiable information that we collect will never be disclosed in a manner that is inconsistent with this Privacy Statement.
In addition to the foregoing, In the event we sell all or substantially all of our assets in connection with a business reorganization or bankruptcy, your personal information may be transferred as well.
Privacy Information of Children
Because of applicable state and federal law, we cannot collect any personal information from a child under the age of thirteen without the consent of that child’s parent. Although our Website is not designed for or marketed to children, the provisions in this Privacy Statement generally about our collection and use of personal information also apply to our treatment of personal information from children under the age of thirteen, with the added protection of the special rules that follow. We strongly encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children and be aware of the sites which their children are frequenting on a regular basis.
We work hard and have implemented certain industry-standard security polices, measures, procedures and rules to safeguard and protect your personal information from improper use and disclosure, unauthorized modification, unlawful destruction or accidental loss. The security of your personal information is of utmost importance to us, and we strive to ensure its security through encryption and other measures implemented on our systems. However, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be completely secure, and we cannot guarantee the security of the personal information you transmit to us. You transmit such information at your own risk. We will continue to assess, update and improve our systems to provide you with additional protection for your personal information.