CrowdlistIQ (“We”) know that you care how Personal Information about you is collected, used, shared and stored. “Personal Information” means information which personally identifies you, managers, employees and your company.

This Privacy Policy explains what Personal Information will be collected by CrowdlistIQ when you use our Website: www.crowdlistiq.com and how Personal Information will be used.

This Privacy Policy should be read along with our Disclaimer and Terms of Use Agreement which governs your use of our Website and Service. Capitalized terms, if not defined in this Privacy Policy, are defined in the Agreement.


Personal Information We Collect

You provide us with Personal Information when you Sign Up, including:
Your name
Email address
Facebook information if you are signing up via Facebook connect
Company location

You provide us with Personal Information when you list your company, including:
Your name
Company Name
Company’s address
Phone number
We may also collect Personal Information from you as a result of your email communications with us.
Prior to listing, users acknowledge that they have the company’s authorization to list information about the listed company. Once this has been done, the listing is posted. We may obtain address information about you from third party sources, such as LexisNexis, for fraud prevention and verification purposes.


How We Use Your Personal Information

Personal Information will not be given, shared, or sold to third parties, except when it’s necessary as described below.

We may use your Personal Information to operate, maintain and provide you service and conduct our business. For example (and not limited) to:
Verify the authentication of a company’s listing
Register as a Member and to identify you when you sign-in to your account;
Respond to your inquiries, customer service requests;
Verify activity as we deem necessary;
Send you updates of new businesses or startups or other promotional communications; and
Conduct research and analyze data to improve our service or customize our communications with you.
When we share data with third-party services, we require that they protect your personal information to the same standards we do. We also will share personal information within CrowdlistIQ if we add products or services.
We also do reserve the right to disclose personal information when we believe that doing so is reasonably necessary to comply with the law or law enforcement, to prevent fraud or abuse, or to protect CrowdlistIQ’s legal rights.


How We Store and Protect Your Personal Information
We may store Personal Information in locations outside our direct control (for instance, on servers or databases co-located with hosting providers).
We use Security Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption technology to encrypt sensitive personal information (such as your email or password) before it travels over the internet. Credit card numbers are never stored on our database or servers.
The security of your personal information is important to us. We follow generally accepted standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. However, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can contact us at contact@crowdlistiq.com.


Compromise of Personal Information

We will promptly notify those persons whose Personal Information is compromised. Notwithstanding, CrowdlistIQ does not accept liability for any unintentional disclosure or a disclosure that occurs due to a security breach of our systems or facilities.


User Access and Choice

You may, of course, decline to submit Personal Information to us; in which case, you may not be able to become a Member or use certain Services.

If your Personal Information changes, you may correct, update, amend, remove, or ask to have it removed by making the change on your user account or by contacting the email address listed below. If you no longer desire our service, you may deactivate/delete your account entirely from the account or contact us directly. We will respond to your request within 30 days.

We will retain your Personal Information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. We will retain and use your Personal Information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.


Notification, Electronic Communication and Opt-Out

You consent to our using your email address to send you Service-related notices, including any notices required by law, in lieu of communication by postal mail. You may not opt out of some Service-related communications.

Upon registration, or on other areas of the site, you may opt-in to receive periodic messages from us, including changes to features of the Service, newsletters, promotions and special offers. If you wish to subscribe to these emails, we will use your name and email address to send them to you. Out of respect for your privacy, you may choose to stop receiving our newsletter or marketing emails by following the unsubscribe instructions included in these emails, accessing email preferences manager on your account settings page or you can contact us at contact@crowdlistiq.com. Opting out may prevent you from receiving email messages regarding updates, improvements, or offers.


Children’s Privacy

Protecting the privacy of children is especially important. CrowdlistIQ does not knowingly collect or solicit Personal Information from anyone under the age of 18 or knowingly allow such persons to register. If you are under the age of 18, you are not are not permitted to use CrowdlistIQ, and so this privacy policy makes no provision for their use of CrowdlistIQ.


Links to Other Websites, Blogs/Forums and Social Media Widgets

Our Site includes links to other Web sites whose privacy practices may differ from those of CrowdlistIQ. When you use a link to go from our Website to another website, such as that of our payments processors, the privacy statement for the other website governs. We encourage you to carefully read and understand the privacy statement of any Website you visit.

Our Website offers a publicly accessible blog. You should be aware that any information you provide in these areas may be displayed publicly and read, collected, and used by others who access them. To request removal of your personal information from our blog, contact us at contact@crowdlistiq.com. In some cases, we may not be able to remove your personal information, in which case we will let you know if we are unable to do so and why.

Our Website includes Social Media Features, such as the Facebook Like button and Widgets, such as the Share this button. These Features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our Website, and may set a cookie to enable the Feature to function properly. Social Media Features and Widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our Website. Your interactions with these Features are governed by the privacy policy of the company providing it.


English Language

The English version of this Privacy Policy governs. All disputes, claims and causes of action (and related proceedings) will be communicated in English.


Changes to Our Privacy Policy

If we make a material change to our privacy policies and procedures as to the collection, use or disclosure of your Personal Information, we will post a notice of those changes on our Website or notify you by email (sent to the email address specified in your account) to keep you aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances we may disclose it, prior to the change becoming effective. You are bound by changes to the Privacy Policy when you use the site after those changes have been posted. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.


Contact Us
If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Website, please contact us at contact@crowdlistiq.com.