Privacy Policy

Effective date: December 1st, 2018

We will NEVER sell your personal data to anyone. Adhance enables the visitors of its site, www.adhance.io to be in control of their personal data. This Privacy Policy provides information about how Adhance processes and protects this data. Adhance considers data protection and privacy to be of paramount importance. We never sell personal data and we carry out all processing operations in strict compliance with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) (specifically but not limited to Article 6(1)(b) to (f) and Article 28) as well as the Laws of United States (together the “Applicable Law”), where Adhance is incorporated.

Please read the following to learn more about Adhance Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy”). This Privacy Policy also tells you about your rights and choices with respect to your Personal Data, and how you can reach us to update your contact information or get answers to questions you may have about our privacy practices. By using or accessing the Services in any manner, you acknowledge that you accept the practices and policies outlined in this Privacy Policy, and you hereby consent that Adhance will collect, use, and share your information in the following ways. Remember that your use of Services is at all times subject to the Terms as set forth https://adhance.io/legal/terms, which incorporate this Privacy Policy. Any terms Adhance uses in this Privacy Policy without defining them have the definitions given to them in the Terms.

What does this Privacy Policy cover?

This Privacy Policy covers Adhance’ treatment of personally identifiable information (“Personal Data”) that Adhance gathers when you are accessing or using Services. Adhance gathers various types of Personal Data from users of Adhance, as explained in more detail below, and Adhance uses this Personal Data internally in connection with Services, including to personalize, provide, and improve your use of Adhance and your experience of Services, to allow you to set up a user account and profile, to contact you and allow other users to contact you, to fulfill your requests for certain products and services, and to analyze how you use Services. In certain cases, Adhance may also share some Personal Data with third parties, but only as described below.

What is Personal Data?

For the purpose of this Privacy Policy, personal data means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person; an identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person (the “Personal Data”).

Personal Data We May Collect

We obtain Personal Data relating to you from various sources described below. Where applicable, we indicate whether and why you must provide us with your Personal Data, as well as the consequences of failing to do so. If you do not provide Personal Data when requested, you may not be able to benefit from our Service if that information is necessary to provide you with the service or if we are legally required to collect it.

Personal Data Provided by You

Registration.

If you desire to have access to certain restricted sections of the Site or request to receive marketing materials, you may be required to become a registered user, and to submit the following types of Personal Data to Adhance: your name, email address, phone number, full user name, password, city, and time zone.

Customer Support.

We may collect information through your communications with our customer support team or other communications that you may send us and their contents.

Making a Purchase.

When you make payments through the Service, you will need to provide Personal Data such as your credit card number and billing address.

Social Media.

In order to allow you to manage your social media ad platforms, we may ask you to provide your username, account ids, social handle, timezones, email address and other information. This data will only be used by Adhance to provide you with the Service you expect and will not be shared with any third parties.

Facebook.

Adhance allows you to connect a Facebook page or profile to your Adhance account, in which case we will access certain information from Facebook regarding your account. This data will only be used by Adhance to provide you with the Service you expect and will not be shared with any third parties.

Other.

We may also collect your contact details when you provide them in the context of our customer, vendor, and partner relationships.

Log Data.

When you use our Service, our servers automatically record information that your browser sends whenever you visit a website (“Log Data”). This Log Data may include information such as your IP address, browser type or the domain from which you are visiting, the web-pages you visit, the search terms you use, and any advertisements on which you click.

Cookies and Similar Technologies.

Adhance uses cookies to process information including standard internet log information and details of the visitor’s behavioral patterns upon visiting our site. This is done to provide you with a better experience, and to facilitate the use of certain functions. Cookies are small data files transferred onto computers or devices by sites for record-keeping purposes and to enhance functionality on our site. Adhance stores this information in a pseudonymized user profile. Adhance does not process this information to identify individual users or to match it with further data on an individual user.

Cookies are stored on your individual device and you have full control over their use. You may deactivate or restrict the transmission of cookies by changing the settings of your web browser. Cookies that are already stored may be deleted at any time. Should you visit Adhance’s site with cookies deactivated, you may possibly not be able to use all of the functions on our site to the full extent.

Links to Other Websites

Our Site contains links to other websites. The fact that we link to a website is not an endorsement, authorization or representation of our affiliation with that third party. We do not exercise control over third party websites. These other websites may place their own cookies or other files on your computer, collect data or solicit Personal Data from you. Other sites follow different rules regarding the use or disclosure of the Personal Data you submit to them. We are not responsible for the content, privacy and security practices, and policies of third-party sites or services to which links or access are provided through the Service. We encourage you to read the privacy policies or statements of the other websites you visit.

Third Party Web Beacons and Third Party Buttons

We may display third-party content on the Service, including third-party advertising. Third-party content may use cookies, web beacons, or other mechanisms for obtaining data in connection with your viewing of the third party content on the Service. Additionally, we may implement third party buttons, such as Facebook “share” buttons, that may function as web beacons even when you do not interact with the button. Information collected through third-party web beacons and buttons is collected directly by these third parties, not by Adhance. Please consult such third party’s data collection, use, and disclosure policies for more information.

How We May Use Personal Data

We may use the Personal Data we obtain about you to:

  • create and manage your account, provide our Service, process payments, and respond to your inquiries;

  • manage account authentication such as two-factor authentication

  • communicate with you to verify your account and for informational and operational purposes, such as account management, customer service, or system maintenance, including by periodically emailing you service-related announcements;

  • tailor our Service (e.g., we may use cookies and similar technologies to remember your preferences);

  • publish your content, comments or messages on social media platforms;

  • provide tailored advertising, for Adhance services, via Google Ads, Facebook Ads and other advertising networks;

  • aggregate your Personal Data for analytical purposes;

  • provide customer support;

  • operate, evaluate and improve our business (including by developing new products and services; managing our communications; determining the effectiveness of our advertising; analyzing how the Service is being accessed and used; tracking performance of the Service; debugging the Service; facilitating the use of our Service);

  • send you marketing communications about products, services, offers, programs and promotions of Adhance, and affiliated companies;

  • ensure the security of our Service;

  • manage our customer, service provider and partner relationships;

  • enforce our agreements related to our Service and our other legal rights; and

  • comply with applicable legal requirements, industry standards and our policies.

If you are located in the European Economic Area, we may process your Personal Data for the above purposes when:

  • you have consented to the use of your Personal Data, For example, we may seek to obtain your consent for our uses of cookies or similar technologies, or to send you marketing communications.

  • we need your Personal Data to provide you with services and products requested by you, or to respond to your inquiries,

  • we have a legal obligation to use your Personal Data, or

  • we have a legitimate interest in using your Personal Data. In particular, we have a legitimate interest in using your Personal Data to ensure and improve the safety, security, and performance of our Service, to anonymize Personal Data and carry out data analyses.

HOW WE SHARE YOUR PERSONAL DATA

We may disclose the Personal Data we collect about you as described below or otherwise disclosed to you at the time the data is collected, including with:

Service Providers & Other Third Parties

We use a select number of trusted external service providers for certain technical data analysis, processing and/or storage offerings, hosting and maintenance, error monitoring, debugging, performance monitoring, billing, customer relationship, database storage and management, and direct marketing campaigns. These service providers are carefully selected and meet high data protection and security standards. We only share information with them that is required for the services offered  and we contractually bind them to keep any information we share with them as confidential and to process Personal Data only according to our instructions.

We will only pass your data on to third parties without your express consent if we are obliged to do so by statutory law or an instruction by a public authority or court as outlined in our Terms of Service.

We may share Personal Data with our headquarters and affiliates, and business partners to whom it is reasonably necessary or desirable for us to disclose your data for the purposes described in this Privacy Policy. We may also make certain non-Personal Data available to third parties for various purposes, including for business or marketing purposes or to assist third parties in understanding our users’ interest, habits, and usage patterns for certain programs, content, services, advertisements, promotions, and functionality available through the Service.

Compliance with Laws and Law Enforcement

Adhance cooperates with government and law enforcement officials or private parties to enforce and comply with the law. To the extent permitted under applicable law, we may disclose any information about you to government or law enforcement officials or private parties as we believe is necessary or appropriate to investigate, respond to, and defend against claims, for legal process (including subpoenas), to protect the property and rights of Adhance or a third party, to protect Adhance against liability, for the safety of the public or any person, to prevent or stop any illegal, unethical, fraudulent, abusive, or legally actionable activity, to protect the security or integrity of the Service and any equipment used to make the Service available, or to comply with the law.

Business Transfers

Adhance may sell, transfer or otherwise share some or all of its assets, including Personal Data, in connection with a merger, acquisition, reorganization, sale of assets, or similar transaction, or in the event of insolvency or bankruptcy. You will have the opportunity to opt out of any such transfer if the new entity’s planned processing of your information differs materially from that set forth in this Privacy Policy.

HOW WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION

Adhance takes seriously safeguarding the confidentiality of your Personal Data. We employ administrative and electronic measures designed to appropriately protect your Personal Data against accidental or unlawful destruction, accidental loss, unauthorized alteration, unauthorized disclosure or access, misuse, and any other unlawful form of processing of the Personal Data in our possession. Please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. We cannot guarantee that information about you will not be accessed, viewed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our administrative, physical, and electronic safeguards, subject to requirements under applicable law to ensure or warrant information security.

We will make any legally-required disclosures of any breach of the security, confidentiality, or integrity of your unencrypted electronically stored Personal Data to you via email or conspicuous posting on our Site in the most expedient time possible and without unreasonable delay, consistent with (i) the legitimate needs of law enforcement or (ii) any measures necessary to determine the scope of the breach and restore the reasonable integrity of the data system , and any other disclosures that may be required under applicable law.

We also take measures to delete your Personal Data or keep it in a form that does not permit identifying you when this information is no longer necessary for the purposes for which we process it, unless we are required by law to keep this information for a longer period. When determining the retention period, we take into account various criteria, such as the type of products and services requested by or provided to you, the nature and length of our relationship with you, possible re-enrollment with our products or services, the impact on the services we provide to you if we delete some information from or about you, mandatory retention periods provided by law and the statute of limitations.

Data Transfers

Adhance is based in the United States. Personal Data that we collect may be transferred to, and stored at, any of our affiliates, partners or service providers which may be inside or outside the United States, including European Economic Area (“EEA”). By submitting your personal data, you agree to such transfers. Your Personal Data may be transferred to countries that do not have the same data protection laws as the country in which you initially provided the information. When we transfer or disclose your Personal Data to other countries, we will protect that information as described in this Privacy Policy.

Your rights under applicable data protection legislation

In certain jurisdictions you have the right to request access and receive information about the Personal Data we maintain about you, to update and correct inaccuracies in your Personal Data, to restrict or object to the processing of your Personal Data, to have the information blocked, anonymized or deleted, as appropriate, or to exercise your right to data portability to transfer your Personal Data to another company. Those rights may be limited in some circumstances by local law requirements. In addition to the above-mentioned rights, you also have the right to lodge a complaint with a competent supervisory authority subject to applicable law.

Where required by law, we obtain your consent for the processing of certain Personal Data collected by cookies or similar technologies, or used to send you direct marketing communications, or when we carry out other processing activities for which consent may be required. If we rely on consent for the processing of your Personal Data, you have the right to withdraw it at any time and free of charge. When you do so, this will not affect the lawfulness of the processing before your consent withdrawal.

To update your preferences, ask us to remove your information from our mailing lists, delete your account or submit a request to exercise your rights under applicable law, please contact us at support@adhance.io.

What kind of Personal Data is processed and for what purpose?

Usage Data

When you visit our site we store the name of your internet service provider, the website from which you visited us from, the parts of our site you visit, the date and duration of your visit, and information from the device (device type, operating system, screen resolution, language, country you are located in, and web browser type) you used during your visit. We only capture and store a truncated version of your IP address. It is captured and stored in an anonymized format by suppressing the last octet so your full IP address never reaches our servers and we never have access to it.

We process this usage data to facilitate your access to our services (e.g. to adjust our services to the device you are using), and to recognize and stop any misuse. We also process usage data in an anonymized form for statistical purposes and to improve our site.

Contact with us via email

On our website you have the opportunity to contact us to ask us questions, for example via the contact form, we ask you for your contact information (e.g. name, email address etc.). We use this data solely in connection with answering the queries we receive.

If you receive emails from us, we may use certain analytics tools, to capture data such as when you open our email or click on any links or banners our email contains. This data helps us to gauge the effectiveness of our communications and marketing campaigns.

Adhance Account

When you sign up for and open an account with Adhance, or sign up for content or offers, we may ask you to provide us with information such as your name, email address and details about your organization. As otherwise detailed in this Privacy Policy, we will solely process this information to provide you with the service you signed up for. Please refer to our Terms of Service for further details on registering and using the services offered by Adhance.

You may deactivate your Adhance account and/or unsubscribe from receiving content or offers from us at any time. Following termination of your account, we may retain your personal data (in part or in whole) in order to meet any regulatory and reporting requirements for the timeframes stipulated by law and in order to be able to address customer service issues. Any other personal data we would have been processing on your behalf would be deleted permanently within 30 calendar days.

We want to Communicate with You

We may occasionally send you notification emails about updates to our product, legal documents, offer customer support or marketing emails. Except for cases where we are required to do so by law (e.g. notifying you of a data breach), you shall have the opportunity to unsubscribe from receiving these messages free of charge.

Your Data, Your Rights

You have a right to be informed of Personal Data processed by Adhance, a right to rectification/correction, erasure and restriction of processing. You also have the right to receive from Adhance a structured, common and machine-readable format of Personal Data you provided to us.

We can only identify you via your email address and we can only adhere to your request and provide information if we have Personal Data about you through you having made contact with us directly and/or you using our site and/or service. We cannot provide, rectify or delete any data that we store on behalf of our users or customers.

To exercise any of the rights mentioned in this Privacy Policy and/or in the event of questions or comments relating to the use of Personal Data you may contact Adhance’s support team: support@adhance.io.

Where you have provided consent, you may withdraw it at any time, without affecting the lawfulness of the processing that was carried out prior to withdrawing it. Whenever you withdraw consent, you acknowledge and accept that this may have a negative influence on the quality of the Adhance Site and/or Services. You further agree that Adhance shall not be held liable with respect to any loss and/or damage to your Personal Data if you choose to withdraw consent.

Where Personal Data is processed for the above purposes on the basis of Adhance’s legitimate interests, under the GDPR, you may object to such processing at any time. To do so please contact : support@adhance.io

In addition, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the data protection authority in your jurisdiction.

Duration of Processing

We will store your usage data until such time when you withdraw your consent for us to do so. All other data as specified above will be retained for as long as is necessary for the purpose(s) for which we originally collected it. We may also retain information as required by law.

Revisions to this Privacy Policy

We may revise this Privacy Policy from time to time. The most current version of this Privacy Policy will govern our practices for collecting, processing, and disclosing personal data. We will provide notice of any modifications by posting a written notice on our site.

If you have an account with us, we will notify you of any material modifications by sending you an email to the email address associated with your account unless you have unsubscribed from all email communications. Your use of the site and/or Services following the effective date of any modifications to the Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of the Privacy Policy, as modified. All changes to this Privacy Policy automatically take effect on the sooner of the day you use the site and/or services, or 30 calendar days after they are initially posted on our site. Your use of the site and/or services following the effective date of any modifications to this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of the Privacy Policy, as modified.

Contact Details

If you have any questions or comments regarding this Privacy Policy, or if you would like to exercise your rights to your Personal Data, you may contact us by emailing us at support@adhance.io or by writing to us at:

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