2. Data Controller and the Type of Information We Collect
In general: We may collect information, either automatically or that you provide, that can personally identify you such as your name and email address, as well as other information that does not identify you.
Information you provide: We may collect and store any personal information you provide as part of filling out a contact form, creating an account with us or otherwise. This includes identifying information, such as your name, email address and telephone number, and, if you transact business with us, information that you provide.
Public Disclosures: Whenever you voluntarily disclose personal information on any publicly viewable screens or pages, that information will be publicly available and can be collected and used by others. We therefore encourage you to exercise discretion and caution with respect to publicly disclosing your information.
“Do Not Track” Disclosures: Certain state laws require us to indicate whether we honor “Do Not Track” settings in your browser. Brace does not currently monitor or follow any Do Not Track browser requests.
3. Purposes For Collecting Your Information and How We Use Your Information
We may use your information to: provide and improve our services, make offers or information available to you, customize services for you, better understand our users, and diagnose and fix problems.
Service providers: We may share all of the types of information we collect with third parties who provide services to us, for us, or on our behalf, such as providers of Analytics Services as described above. We generally require these other companies to keep our users’ information confidential.
Other situations in which we may share your information: We also may disclose any information, including personal information: in response to a legal request, such as a subpoena, court order, or government demand; to investigate or report illegal activity; or to enforce our rights or defend claims. We may also transfer your information to another person or company in connection with a corporate restructuring, such as a sale of our business or assets or a merger. If you correspond with us through the Website or via email, such as filling out the contact form on the Website, we may share your information with those within our organization that are capable of responding to your message. We may also share your information as requested by you.
Aggregated information: We may share non-personal information we collect under any of the above circumstances. We may also publicly disclose aggregated information about our users, such as the total number of our users. We also may share aggregated, non-personal, or personal information in hashed, non-human readable form for the purpose of conducting general business analysis, studies, articles, or other business purposes.
4. Children’s Privacy
Consistent with the Federal Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, we will not knowingly collect any information from children under the age of 13. If you are under 13 years of age, then please do not use the Website. If you are aware of the use of the Website by anyone under 13 years of age, please contact us at [email protected].
5. Information from Users Outside the United States
Your data, including personal information that we collect from you, may be transferred to, stored at and processed by us and our affiliates outside the country in which you reside, including, but not limited to the United States, where data protection and privacy regulations may not offer the same level of protection as in other parts of the world. By using our Website, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing. We will take reasonably necessary steps to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this policy. At any time you can choose to no longer permit the transferring, storing and processing by us and our affiliates of your information outside the country in which you reside by submitting a request to [email protected]. Please note that your use of some of the Website may be ineffective upon opt-out.
6. Changes To Your Personal Information.
If your personal information changes in any way, we invite you to correct or update your personal information as soon as possible. You can request changes to your information by emailing: [email protected].
7. Your Choices about Collection and Use of Your Information
You can choose not to provide us with certain information, but that may result in you being unable to use certain features of the Website because such information may be required in order for you to register and partake in certain services being offered. When you fill out a contact form or register with us, you consent to receive email messages from us. At any time you can choose to no longer receive emails from us by submitting this request to [email protected]. You may be given the opportunity, in any commercial email that we send to you, to opt-out of receiving such messages in the future. We request a reasonable time to process an opt-out request. We may send you other types of relationship email communications, such as service announcements or administrative notices, without offering you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving them. Please note that changing information in your account or opting out of receipt of promotional email communications will only affect future activities or communications from us.
8. How We Protect and How Long We Retain Your Personal Information
We take reasonable security measures (including physical, electronic, and procedural measures) to help safeguard your personal information from unauthorized access and disclosure. However, no system can be completely secure. Therefore, although we take steps to secure your information, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personal information will always remain secure. Users should also take care with how they handle and disclose their personal information and should avoid sending personal information through insecure email or other methods. We will retain your personal information as long as reasonably required for you to use the Website and/or to provide you with any services, unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law (for example, for regulatory purposes).
9. Links to Other Sites
10. No Rights of Third Parties