Last Updated: March 5, 2018
2. Children under 13 Years of Age
The Site is intended for a general business audience, and is not directed to individuals under 13 years of age. Rise does not knowingly collect personal information from individuals under 13 years of age. If you are under 13 years of age, you may not use the Site.
3. Personal Information
Rise may collect both personally identifiable information (“PII”) as well as non-personally identifiable information (“Non-PII”) when you visit the Site or contact us via the Site.
3.1. Personally Identifiable Information
PII means information that would allow a third party to identify or locate a particular person. PII includes, without limitation, your full name, email address, zip code, telephone number, birth date, and credit card number. Rise only collects PII if that information is voluntarily provided by you.
3.2. Non-Personally Identifiable Information Non-PII means information that does not allow a third party to identify or locate a particular person. You can visit the Site to read information about the Site and the services offered without revealing any PII. However, during your visit to the Site, Rise may collect anonymous Non-PII such as the activity of your browser when you are viewing the Site; your site path during your visit to the Site; demographic data; the amount of time you spend on the Site and general information regarding your Internet service provider and host. The Non-PII may be collected by Rise in several ways.
3.3 Logging of Your Activities on the Site When you access the Site from a computer, mobile phone or other device, Rise may collect and log information from that device about your browser type, location, and IP address (the number assigned to computers on the Internet), etc. Rise may also collect and log anonymous “traffic data” information that does not personally identify you, but that may be helpful to Rise for marketing purposes or for improving the services that Rise offers to its users, such as, without limitation, the pages you visit, the length of your visit, your referring/exit pages, and your clickstream activity and the actions you take while using or visiting the Site.
3.4 Cookies Rise may use “cookies” to enhance your use of the Site and to monitor your activity during your visit(s) to the Site. Cookies are text files placed in your computer’s browser to identify your Internet browser and to store your preferences. You can remove or block cookies by programming your Internet browser, but in some cases that may impact your ability to access certain portions of the Site.
3.5 Beacons Rise may also use “web beacons”, clear.gifs, or similar technologies, to track the activity and flow of your visit(s) to the Site. “Web beacons” and clear.gifs are small pieces of code placed on a web page to monitor the behavior of and to collect data about the visitors to that page.
4. Information Collected by Third Parties
5. Rise’s Use of PII and Non-PII
5.1 Use of PII
5.1.1. Rise may use the PII you share with Rise to manage your account, to fulfill your requests for products, programs and services, to respond to your inquiries about Rise’s offerings, to respond to your comments or requests for information, to offer you other Rise products, programs or services that Rise believes may be of interest to you, to enforce the legal terms that govern your use of the Site, and for the purposes for which you provided the information. If a comment or request is made by email, Rise may respond by sending an email response back to the sender. Rise may store the emails received by Rise for archival purposes and also for marketing purposes.
5.1.2. Rise will not rent, share, or sell the PII you share with us to third parties for marketing purposes. Rise may share your PII with third parties only for the purpose of assisting Rise with the management, operation or administration of the Site and associated services; the analysis of the performance of the Site; and the provision of Rise products and services (including, without limitation, the processing and serving of email and other electronic communications).
5.1.3. Rise may use your email address, phone number, mailing address, or other contact information to send you communications, such as notifications, information about new services offered by Rise, special offers, promotions, the Rise newsletter, etc. If you do not wish to receive email communications, you may unsubscribe by clicking on the “unsubscribe” link a Rise email communication, emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also request for your User Information to be deleted from Rise’s records, but please note that even if you have requested that your User Information be deleted, Rise may retain a record of certain User Information (including PII).
5.2 Use of Your Non-PII
5.2.1. Rise, Rise’s licensors, third party service providers may measure and analyze anonymous statistical Non-PII collected on an aggregated and/or un–aggregated basis in connection with your visit(s) to the Site in order to administer and improve the design, performance and content of the Site; and improve your experience on the Site, such as by providing more relevant content to you during your visits.
5.2.2 Additional Circumstances In Which Rise May Use and Disclose PII and Non-PII
Additionally, Rise may disclose the information it collects on the Site, both PII and Non-PII (collectively “User Information”), under the following circumstances:
5.2.3. Rise reserves the right to access, read, preserve, and disclose any or all User Information as we reasonably believe is necessary to: satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request; enforce our Terms of Service, including investigation of potential violations hereof; detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues; respond to user support requests; protect our rights, property or safety, our users and the public. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection and spam/malware prevention.
5.2.4. If Rise sells all or a part of its business or makes a sale of all or a material part of its assets or is otherwise involved in a merger or transfer of all or a material part of its business, then as part of the applicable transaction, Rise may transfer your User Information to the party or parties involved in the transaction. Rise may also share and/or transfer your User Information to any or all of its affiliated entities (such as any subsidiary or parent).
5.2.5. Rise may disclose any or all User Information to protect or defend the legal rights or property of Rise or its employees, agents and contractors; to protect the safety of the general public, the users of the Site and/or the Rise employees, agents and contractors; and to investigate, prevent or take action regarding suspected or actual illegal activities or fraud.
6. Third Party Websites
7. Data Security
Despite our best efforts to protect User Information, no transmission over the Internet and no data storage method can be guaranteed to be safe 100% of the time. Rise does not guarantee that its security measures will not be circumvented or breached or that your User Information will not be accessed by, used by, modified by or disclosed to a third party. Rise is not responsible for any such circumvention or breach by any third party.
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