Last modified on [July 1 2022]
Through available and legal technologies, methods, and/or services, we may collect and store information about your computer hardware/s, software/s, system specification/s, Internet IP address/s, your online activities (not limited to your use of our online properties) and patterns of such activities, and more. The primary purpose of such information collection is to ensure the quality of our online properties to better serve our customers and improve the ways we do our businesses. Better serving our customers and optimizing the ways we do our businesses is the key for our success and viability. Therefore, your use of certain features of our online properties requires you to accept/allow, for example but not limited to, Cookies and/or Web Beacons. You may choose not to accept/allow such information tracking technologies, methods, and/or services performed by us, such as cookies blocking through your web browser setting changes; however, this may result in some features of our online properties not to function properly. From time to time, we may change and/or test-out various technologies, methods, and/or services that are available at our discretion. For any questions about specifics, details, and up-to-date information about types of technologies, methods, and/or services we use at any given time, you may contact us by using Lounge Service for such request.
In essence, all information we gather about you, whether personally identifiable or not, are used to support your use of our online properties and to fulfill our legitimate business objectives.
Business purposes are all activities performed by us to fulfill our legitimate business objectives and/or to serve the needs of our customers. Such activities by SMARTBIG may be in the forms of, but not limited to, sending you business, administrative, informative and/or reminder emails about some existing and/or new features added to our online properties and/or about, in response to, your request/s for certain information and/or service/s and/or your use of paid and/or not-paid services and products we offer our customers. In addition to the use of your information in the manners as described above, we may use any combination of your personally identifiable information and various other types of information we gather about you and/or others through information collecting technologies, methods, and/or services to optimize our business to better serve the needs of our customers to serve our business objectives. For example, this may include studying your web-browsing patterns and comparing that of others we learned through information collecting technologies and third-party services, then modifying and enhancing our online properties to better suit the general web-browsing patterns of our customers.
You can access and make changes to any parts of the personal information you provide us from ‘My Account’ section of our online properties. Please note, to use some features of ‘My Account’ section, we ask you questions about personal information that you initially provided us in order to match your responses for identity verification. Please make a note of information you provide us initially and each time you update your profile, thereafter, for your record and keep it in the safe place/s. We will not be giving out any parts of your personal information in our database, even if it indeed is you to ensure the security and safety of your information.
Please note, you have control over the personally identifiable information you submit to us. At any time, for any reasons, you may choose to terminate your account with us from ‘My Account’ section; in which case, we will remove your personal information from our database.
You can choose to opt-out from certain service and/or product features we provide you in ‘My Account’ section of our website. For example, we may send out marketing emails to our customers. If we do so, you will be able to opt-out from such practice by declining to such services in ‘My Account’ section on our website. When you opt-out from any types of service and/or product features, you will not be receiving any features in the similar nature, until you re-allow us to offer such features to you.
Beginning January 1, 2005, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits customers of SMARTBIG and California residents to request information regarding the company`s disclosure of personal information to third parties for purposes of direct marketing. You may contact us by using Lounge Service for such request.