Website Privacy Policy

Last modified: December 1, 2015

Skimcast ("Skimcast", "Company", "We", "Us" or "Our") respects your privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy (the "Privacy Policy").

This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the website www.skimcast.com (our "Website"), interact with services, features, functionality, content, applications, or products offered by Skimcast (together with the Website, the "Services"), and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting and disclosing that information. The Skimcast Terms of Service are incorporated herein by reference, and can be found here: www.skimcast.com/terms-and-conditions.

Please read this policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it. IF YOU DO NOT WANT TO AGREE TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY OR TO OUR OTHER POLICIES, YOU MUST NOT ACCESS OR USE THE WEBSITE OR ORDER ANY SERVICES.

By accessing or using this Website, you agree to this privacy policy. This policy may change from time to time. Your continued use of this Website after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes, so please check the policy periodically for updates.

  1. Application of Privacy Policy
    1. This Privacy Policy covers the treatment of personally identifiable information, including name, postal address, e-mail address, telephone number, and any other identifier by which you may be contacted online or offline ("Personal Information") that may be gathered when you are using or accessing Services or Website. This Privacy Policy also covers our treatment of any Personal Information that our business partners share with us or that we share with our business partners.
    2. This Privacy Policy does not apply to the practices of third parties that we do not own or control, including but not limited to any third party websites, services, products and applications that you elect to access through the Website or to individuals that we do not manage or employ. While we attempt to facilitate access only to those third party services that share our respect for your privacy, we cannot take responsibility for the content or privacy policies of those third parties. We encourage you to carefully review the privacy policies of any third party services you access.
  2. Children Under 13 Years of Age

    Our Website is not intended for children under 13 years of age. No one under age 13 may provide any Personal Information to or on the Website. We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on this Website or on or through any of its features/register on the Website, use or purchase any Services through the Website, use any of the interactive or public comment features of this Website or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received Personal Information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at support@skimcast.com.

  3. Your Personal Information

    The following applies to any Personal Information that you provide to Us:

    1. It is our policy to keep private any Personal Information you submit to us.
    2. We employ and contract with individuals and other entities that perform certain tasks on our behalf and who are under our control (our "Agents"). We may need to share Personal Information with our Agents in order to provide products or services to you. Unless we tell you differently, our Agents do not have any right to use Personal Information or other information we share with them beyond what is necessary to assist us. You hereby consent to our sharing of Personal Information with our Agents.
    3. We do not currently collect financial information, such as your payment method (valid credit card number, type, expiration date or other financial information); that information is collected and stored by our third party payment processing company (the "Payment Processor"), and use and storage of that information is governed by the Payment Processor’s applicable terms of service and privacy policy.
    4. We may from time to time request and receive some of your financial information from our Payment Processor for the purposes of completing transactions you have initiated through the Services, enrolling you in discount, rebate, and other programs in which you elect to participate, protecting against or identifying possible fraudulent transactions, and otherwise as needed to manage our business.
    5. We do NOT sell, rent or provide access to our mailing or email lists to any third party;
  4. Information We Collect About You and How We Collect It
    1. We may collect several types of information from you, whether through your interaction with us, from your use of the Website, or from third parties including information or data:
        By which you may be personally identified, such as name, postal address, e-mail address, telephone number, and any other identifier by which you may be contacted online or offline; That is about you but individually does not identify you; and/or About your internet connection, the equipment you use to access our Website and usage details.
    2. We collect this information:
      1. Directly from you when you provide it to us; or
      2. Automatically as you navigate through the site. Information collected automatically may include usage details, IP addresses and information collected through cookies, web beacons, or other tracking technologies;
      3. From third parties (such as, for example, payment processors)
    3. Information You Provide to Us. The information we collect on or through our Website may include:
      1. Records and copies of your correspondence (including e-mail addresses), if you contact us.
      2. Your responses to surveys that we might ask you to complete for research purposes.
      3. Details of transactions for paid services, if any, that you carry out through our Website.
      4. Your search queries on the Website.
    4. In the course of using the Services, you may upload or transmit to or through the Website User Materials (collectively, "User Materials"). Your User Materials are uploaded or transmitted to or through the Website at your own risk. We cannot and do not guarantee that your User Materials will not be viewed by unauthorized persons.
    5. Information We Collect Through Automatic Data Collection Technologies. As you navigate through and interact with our Website, we may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions and patterns, including:
      1. Details of your visits to our Website, including traffic data, logs and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on the Website.
      2. Information about your computer and internet connection, including your IP address, operating system and browser type.
    6. The information we collect automatically is statistical data and may include Personal Information, but we may maintain it or associate it with Personal Information we collect in other ways or receive from third parties. It helps us to improve our Website and to deliver a better and more personalized service, including by enabling us to:
      1. Estimate our audience size and usage patterns.
      2. Store information about your preferences, allowing us to customize our Website according to your individual interests.
      3. Speed up your user of the Services.
      4. Recognize you when you return to our Website.
    7. The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include:
      1. Cookies (or browser cookies). A cookie is a small file placed on the hard drive of your computer. You may refuse to accept browser cookies by activating the appropriate setting on your browser. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our Website. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you direct your browser to our Website.
      2. Flash Cookies. Certain features of our Website may use local stored objects (or Flash cookies) to collect and store information about your preferences and navigation to, from and on our Website. Flash cookies are not managed by the same browser settings as are used for browser cookies.
      3. Web Beacons. Pages of our the Website and our e-mails may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs. pixel tags and single-pixel gifs) that permit the Company, for example, to count users who have visited those pages or opened an e-mail and for other related website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain website content and verifying system and server integrity).
  5. Third-party Use of Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies
    1. Some content or applications that may appear on the Website are served by third-parties, including content providers and application providers. These third parties may use cookies alone or in conjunction with web beacons or other tracking technologies to collect information about you when you use our website. The information they collect may be associated with your Personal Information or they may collect information, including Personal Information, about your online activities over time and across different websites and other online services . They may use this information to provide you with interest-based (behavioral) advertising or other targeted content.
    2. We do not control these third parties' tracking technologies or how they may be used. If you have any questions about an advertisement or other targeted content, you should contact the responsible provider directly.
  6. How We Use Your Information

    We use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any Personal Information:

    1. To present our Website and its contents to you.
    2. To provide you with information or Services that you request from us.
    3. To fulfill any other purpose for which you provide it.
    4. To carry out our obligations and enforce our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us.
    5. To notify you about changes to our Website or Services we offer or provide though it.
    6. In any other way we may describe when you provide the information.
    7. For any other purpose with your consent.
    8. We may also use your information to contact you about our own and third-parties Services or additional products and services that may be of interest to you.
  7. Disclosure of Your Information
    1. You acknowledge and agree that we may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.
    2. We may disclose Personal Information that we collect or you provide as described in this privacy policy:
      1. To our employees, contractors and to third parties for the purpose of providing delivery Services to you.
      2. To our subsidiaries and affiliates.
      3. To contractors, service providers and other third parties we use to support our business.
      4. To a buyer or other successor in the event of a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution or other sale or transfer of some or all of the Company's assets, whether as a going concern or as part of bankruptcy, liquidation or similar proceeding, in which Personal Information held by the Company about our Website users is among the assets transferred.
      5. To fulfill the purpose for which you provide it.
      6. For any other purpose disclosed by us when you provide the information.
      7. With your consent.
    3. We may also disclose your Personal Information:
      1. To comply with any court order, law or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request.
      2. To enforce or apply our Terms and Conditions (www.skimcast.com/terms-and-conditions) and other agreements, including for billing and collection purposes.
      3. If we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of the Company, our customers or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.
  8. Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information

      We strive to provide you with choices regarding the Personal Information you provide to us. We have created mechanisms to provide you with the following control over your information:

      1. Tracking Technologies. You can set your browser to refuse all or some browser cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. To learn how you can manage your Flash cookie settings, visit the Flash player settings page on Adobe's website. If you disable or refuse cookies, please note that some parts of this site may then be inaccessible or not function properly.
      2. Promotional Offers from the Company. If you do not wish to have your contact information used by the Company to promote our own or third parties' products or services, you can opt-out by sending us an e-mail stating your request to support@skimcast.com. If we have sent you a promotional e-mail, you may send us a return e-mail to the email address above asking to be omitted from future e-mail distributions. This opt out does not apply to information provided to the Company as a result of a product or Service purchase, or other transactions.
      3. 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 opt out of receiving targeted ads from members of the Network Advertising Initiative ("NAI") on the NAI's website at https://www.networkadvertising.org.
  9. Your California Privacy Rights

    California Civil Code Section § 1798.83 permits users of our Website that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of Personal Information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an e-mail to support@skimcast.com.

  10. Data Security
    1. We have implemented measures designed to secure your Personal Information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration and disclosure.
    2. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee the security of your Personal Information transmitted to our Website. Any transmission of Personal Information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website.
  11. Changes to Our Privacy Policy

    It is our policy to post any changes we make to our privacy policy on this page. If we make material changes to how we treat our users' Personal Information, we will notify you by e-mail to the e-mail address specified in your account and/or through a notice on the Website home page. The date the privacy policy was last revised is identified at the top of the page. You are responsible for ensuring we have an up-to-date active and deliverable e-mail address for you, and for periodically visiting our Website and this privacy policy to check for any changes.

  12. Contact Information

    To ask questions or comment about this privacy policy and our privacy practices, contact us at:

    If by Mail:

    Skimcast
    3423 Piedmont Rd NE
    Atlanta, GA 30305

    If by E-Mail: support@skimcast.com