What Information Do We Collect?
We may collect both Personally Identifiable Information and Non-Identifiable Data. Personally
Identifiable Information is any information which can be used to identify an individual. The
Personally Identifiable Information we may collect includes your name, mailing address, e-mail
address, telephone number, credit score, or other information unique to you that is relevant to our
Service. In addition, we may collect your driver’s license number or Social Security number as a
required by law to verify your identity. We also collect information related to your company,
such as its Employer Identification Number (EIN), which could be used to identify you. Non-
Identifiable Data is information that, although may be associated with the device you use to
communicate with us online, is not associated with a unique person or identity. For example,
information about your web browser, operating system, pages visited, and your IP address is
Non-Identifiable Data that we collect. Personally Identifiable Information to include information
that has been anonymized so that it does not allow a third party to easily identify a specific
How Do We Collect Information From You?
We may collect Personally Identifiable Information when you specifically and knowingly
provide it to us, for example, when you access the Service and provide your name, address, email
address, and similar information; when you complete a survey to identify potential lender or
provider matches using the Service; or when you otherwise contact us with your name, address,
and email address (such as through the “contact” link on our website).
You may always choose not to provide Personally Identifiable Information, but if you so choose,
all or a portion of the Service will not be available to you. Note that Personally Identifiable
Information we collect may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country in
which we or our affiliates, subsidiaries, contractors or agents maintain facilities; by using the
Services, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country.
When you use our Service, we, or third parties on our behalf, may collect Non-Personally
pieces of information that are transferred to an individual’s hard drive for record-keeping
purposes. They are used to assist you in using site information and content by saving your user
preferences which allows us to identify registered users and save you time by eliminating the
need to repeatedly enter the same information. They are also used to collect aggregate
information about users on an anonymous basis. If you choose to disable cookies on your
to identify you and keep track of your personal session. All this information is securely stored,
and no Personally Identifiable Information is kept on your cookie.
How Do We Use the Information We Collect?
We will use the Personally Identifiable Information submitted by you for the purposes for which
you have provided it, such as processing transactions; providing notices, updates, alerts, and
support; and providing information on products, services, special deals, or promotions. We also
may use Personally Identifiable Information to operate and improve our Service, to allow you to
provide third parties or other users access to your user content, to provide customer service, to
communicate with you when requested, and to perform research and analysis aimed at improving
our products, services and technologies.
We use the Non-Identifiable Data we collect to facilitate your access to and navigation of the
Services, to track and analyze usage and volume statistical information from our users to
administer content and to provide the Service. We may also perform statistical analysis of user
behavior in order to measure interest in our online products and services for product
development purposes. The information collected from cookies, for examples, allows us to
determine such things as which parts of our Service are most visited and difficulties our visitors
may experience in accessing or using our Service.
With Whom Do We Share the Information We Collect From You?
We may share your Personally Identifiable Information with the third parties with whom you
may decide to solicit services. In completing a lender or bonding agent survey on the Service,
you are expressly providing us the right to provide Personally Identifiable Information, as well as
any other information you submit, to lenders or bonding agents so that they can contact you
regarding their services. . You additionally agree that, in completing a lender or bonding agent
survey on the Service or using the Service, you are expressly providing us the right to provide
Personally Identifiable Information, any other information you submit as part of the survey, and
any information we obtain from you or a third party regarding your use of the Service, to the
District of Columbia government or any agency or subdivision thereof.
We may also share your Personally Identifiable Information with service providers who perform
services on our behalf, such as data storage providers, data transmitters, etc. These service
providers will be permitted to obtain only the Personally Identifiable Information they need to
provide their services, will be required to maintain the confidentiality of the information, and
will be prohibited from using the information for any other purpose. Also, if we go through a
corporate sale, merger, reorganization, dissolution or similar event, data we gather from you may
be part of the assets transferred or shared in connection with due diligence for any such
transaction. Any acquirer or successor company may continue to use the data we collect from
you as described in this notice.
In addition to the disclosures listed above, we may disclose your Personally Identifiable
Information (a) with your consent, for example, when you agree to let us share your information
with others for their own marketing uses; (b) if we determine in good faith that the disclosure is
legally required (whether by statute, regulation, ordinance, rule, court order or decree, subpoena,
or otherwise); (c) if we determine in good faith that it is necessary to protect the rights and
property of us, our agents, customers, or others, including enforcing our agreements, policies,
agents, customers, or any other person.
We do not allow third parties to collect Personally Identifiable Information through our Service
as part of tracking individuals across websites over time.
We may share your Non-Identifiable Information at our discretion and without restriction.
Links to Other Websites
As part of our Service, we may provide links to or compatibility with other websites or
applications. However, we are not responsible for the privacy practices employed by those
does not apply to your use of a third-party website accessed by using a link on or via our Service.
To the extent that you access our Service through or on another website or application, then the
or application. We encourage our users to read the privacy statements of other websites before
proceeding to use them.
Our Service is not for use by anyone under the age of 18. We therefore do not knowingly collect
information from children. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has
provided us with personal information, please contact us. If we become aware that we have
collected personal information from a child without verification of parental consent, we will take
reasonable steps to remove such information from our servers. We will not knowingly use or
disclose personal information collected from children for any purpose.
We reserve the right, at our discretion, to update, revise, add to, or otherwise modify this Privacy
Policy. Any modifications shall be effective immediately upon posting to our Service. We
November 18, 2020.