Last Modified on June 22, 2021
Avid Ratings, Inc. (“Avid Ratings”, “we”, “our”, or “us”) respects your privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy.
This policy applies to information we collect:
It does not apply to information collected by:
2. Children Under the Age of 18
Our Platform is not intended for children under the age of 18 and children under the age of 18 are not permitted to use our Platform. We will remove any information about a child under the age of 18 if we become aware of it.
Our Platform is not intended for children under 18 years of age. No one under age 18 may provide any information to or on the Platform. We do not knowingly collect Personal Data from children under 18. If you are under 18, do not use or provide any information on our Platform or on or through any of its features/register on the Platform, make any purchases through the Platform, use any of the interactive or public comment features of our Platform or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, email address, or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received Personal Data from a child under 18 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from a child under 18, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
3. Information We Collect About You and How We Collect It
We collect different types of information about you, including information that may directly identify you, information that is about you but individually does not personally identify you, and information that we combine with our other users. This includes information that we collect directly from you or through automated collection technologies.
We collect several types of information from and about users of our Platform:
We collect this information:
Information You Provide to Us
The information we collect on or through our Platform are:
The Personal Data we collect from you is required to enter into a contract with Avid Ratings, for Avid Ratings to perform under the contract, and to provide you with our products and services. If you refuse to provide such Personal Data or withdraw your consent to our processing of Personal Data, then in some cases we may not be able to enter into the contract or fulfill our obligations to you under it.
Information We Collect Through Automatic Data Collection Technologies
As you navigate through and interact with our Platform, we may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions, and patterns, specifically:
The information we collect automatically may include Personal Data or we may maintain it or associate it with Personal Data we collect in other ways or receive from third parties. It helps us to improve our Platform and to deliver a better and more personalized service by enabling us to:
The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include:
Information From Third Parties
We may obtain information about you from other sources, including through third party services and organizations to supplement information provided by you. This supplemental information allows us to verify information provided to us and to enhance our ability to provide you with the Services. This may include publicly available information about your property.
4. How We Use Your Information
|We use your Personal Data for various purposes described below,|
· provide our Platform and its contents to you;
· provide you with information and services you request from us;
· enforce our rights arising from contracts;
· notify you about changes;
· provide you with notices about your account;
· maintain and improve our Platform and services;
· respond to your inquiries; and
· any other purpose with your consent or as described when you provided the information.
We use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any Personal Data:
We may also use your information to contact you about goods and services that may be of interest to you, including through newsletters. If you wish to opt-out of receiving such communications, you may do so at any time by clicking unsubscribe at the bottom of these communications or by visiting your homeowner portal page. For more information, see Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information.
5. Disclosure of Your Information
We may also disclose your Personal Data:
6. Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information
We offer you choices on how you can opt out of our use of tracking technology and our advertising to you. However, we do not control the collection and use of your information collected by third parties.
We do not control the collection and use of your information collected by third parties described above in Disclosure of Your Information. These third parties may aggregate the information they collect with information from their other customers for their own purposes.
In addition, we strive to provide you with choices regarding the Personal Data you provide to us. We have created mechanisms to provide you with control over your Personal Data:
You can learn more about interest-based advertisements and your opt-out rights and options from members of the Network Advertising Initiative (“NAI”) on its website (www.networkadvertising.org) and from members of the Digital Advertising Alliance on its website (www.aboutads.info). We do not control third parties’ collection or use of your information to serve interest-based advertising. However, these third parties may provide you with ways to choose not to have your information collected or used in this way. You can also opt out of receiving targeted ads from members of the NAI on its website.
7. Do Not Track Signals
We may use automated data collection technologies to track you across our Platform. We currently do no honor do-not-track signals that may be sent by some browsers.
We also may use automated data collection technologies to collect information about your online activities over time and across third-party Platform or other online services (behavioral tracking). Some web browsers permit you to broadcast a signal to Platform and online services indicating a preference that they “do not track” your online activities. At this time, we do not honor such signals and we do not modify what information we collect or how we use that information based upon whether such a signal is broadcast or received by us.
8. Data Security
Information transmitted over the Internet is not completely secure, but we do our best to protect your Personal Data. You can help protect your Personal Data and other information by keeping your password to our Platform confidential.
We have implemented measures designed to secure your Personal Data from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure.
The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where you have chosen a username and password for access to certain parts of our Platform, you are responsible for keeping your username and password confidential. We ask you not to share your username and password with anyone.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee the security of your Personal Data transmitted to our Platform. Any transmission of Personal Data is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Platform.
9. Data Retention Periods
We retain your Personal Data for as long as you keep your account open. In some instances, we may keep it after you close your account, for example, we may keep it:
Avid Ratings will retain your Personal Data for the entire time that you keep your account open. After you close your account, we may retain your Personal Data:
11. Contact Information
Avid Ratings, Inc.
PO Box 5527
Madison, WI 53705