SMARTMD Corporation and its subsidiaries (“SMARTMD”) want you to be familiar with how we collect, use and disclose information from and about you because we respect your concerns about privacy, and we want to maintain your trust.
The SMARTMD Services are a network of general audience sites, and are not targeted to, and do not knowingly collect Personal Data from minors under 16 years of age. We request that these individuals do not provide Personal Data through the SMARTMD Services.
2. INFORMATION COLLECTED & HOW WE USE IT
What We Collect
SMARTMD’s primary goal in collecting personal information from you is to give you a meaningful, enjoyable and customized experience while using our websites and to allow us to develop new products and services that are relevant to visitors like you. Personal information also allows us to provide services and features that most likely meet your needs, and to customize our service to make your online experience smooth and efficient.
To gain access to certain information on our websites, we need to collect information identifying who you are, your e-mail address and your mailing address. Visitors may also be asked to select a user ID and password. If you opt not to provide your personal information, you can still access our websites; however, you may be unable to gain access to certain information.
Aggregate and Statistical Data
How We Use It
We also use personal information about you to improve our marketing and promotional efforts; to statistically analyze site usage; to improve our content and product offerings; and to customize our sites’ content, layout and services. We may also use your information to deliver information to you that, in some cases, is targeted to your interests, new services and promotions. We believe these uses allow us to improve our site and better tailor it to meet our visitors’ needs. SMARTMD does not collect personal information automatically, but we may combine non-personal information collected automatically (e.g., through web log data) with your previously submitted personal information.
Aggregate and Statistical Data
SMARTMD uses web log information (such as your web browser, operating system, pages visited, etc.) to help us design our website, to identify popular features, and for other managerial purposes. However, web logs may be used if necessary to help identify any person attempting to break into or damage our website. We may share web log information with law enforcement agencies if we believe that we have evidence of a violation of computer security or related laws.
3. DATA SHARING AND TRANSFER
How We May Share Information
Except as stated below, we will not share, trade or sell personal information of our visitors for use by any business. Occasionally, we may share personal information from you (such as name, mailing addresses and e-mail addresses) with vendors, contractors or partners of SMARTMD in connection with services that these individuals or entities perform for or with SMARTMD. These vendors, contractors or partners are restricted from using this data in any way other than to provide services for SMARTMD, and they may not share or resell this data. The services they provide may include such activities as direct mailing, fulfillment services, or e-mail campaigns. SMARTMD may share your information with any person or company that acquires SMARTMD business or any portion of the SMARTMD business to which your information relates. SMARTMD will ensure that any person or company to which your information is transferred agrees to abide by the same privacy obligations as SMARTMD. SMARTMD also reserves the right to share the information to respond to duly authorized information requests of governmental authorities or where required by law. Finally, your personal information will generally be stored in our SMARTMD databases, which are located in various geographies within the United States. SMARTMD data protection standards are the same, regardless of where your personal information is stored.
Cookies help us in many ways to make your visit to our websites more enjoyable and meaningful to you. Cookies are text information files that your web browser places on your computer when you visit a website. SMARTMD may use such “cookie” technology to obtain non-personal information from you as an online visitor. As an example, this might entail recognizing several web page requests coming from the same computer and therefore the same visitor. Most browsers accept cookies automatically, but can be configured not to accept them or to indicate when a cookie is being sent.
5. DATA SECURITY
SMARTMD is committed to keeping the data you provide us secure and will take reasonable precautions to protect your personal information from loss, misuse or alteration. Vendors, contractors, or partners of SMARTMD who have access to your personal information in connection with providing services for SMARTMD are required to keep the information confidential and are not permitted to use this information for any other purpose than to carry out the services they are performing for us. When necessary, we use secure connections on our web sites to protect information during its transmission.
6. ACCESS TO YOUR INFORMATION AND COMPLAINTS
We attempt to keep your files complete, up-to-date, and accurate. We tell you how and where to conveniently access your personal information and how to notify us about errors. We are committed to working with you to obtain fair and rapid resolution of any complaints or disputes about privacy.
Date of Last Update: May 25, 2018