SharpData Analytics, Inc. understands that your privacy is important to you. We are committed to
protecting the privacy of your personally identifiable information as you use this website. This
this website, you consent to the terms described in the most recent version of this Privacy
this website, and any additional terms that may apply when you access particular services or
materials on certain areas of this website. “We,” “our” means SharpData Analytics, Inc. and its
affiliates. “You,” “your,” visitor,” or “user” means the individual accessing this site.
PERSONAL AND NON-PERSONAL INFORMATION
WHAT IS NON-PERSONAL INFORMATION AND HOW IS IT COLLECTED AND USED?
Non-personal information is information that cannot identify you. If you visit this web site to
read information, such as information about one of our services, we may collect certain
non-personal information about you from your computer’s web browser. Because non-personal
information cannot identify you or be tied to you in any way, there are no restrictions on the
ways that we can use or share non-personal information. What is personal information and how is
it collected? Personal information is information that identifies you as an individual, such as
your name, mailing address, e-mail address, telephone number, and fax number. We may collect
personal information from you in a variety of ways: • When you send us an application or other
form • When you conduct a transaction with us, our affiliates, or others • When we collect
information about in you in support of a transaction, such as credit card information • In some
places on this web site you have the opportunity to send us personal information about yourself,
to elect to receive particular information, to purchase access to one of our products or
services, or to participate in an activity.
ARE COOKIES OR OTHER TECHNOLOGIES USED TO COLLECT PERSONAL INFORMATION?
our web site. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server.
Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely
assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to
you. One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you
time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific
page. For example, if you register with us, a cookie helps SharpData Analytics, Inc. to recall
your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your
personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return
to the same SharpData Analytics, Inc. website, the information you previously provided can be
retrieved, so you can easily use the features that you customized. A web beacon is a small
graphic image that allows the party that set the web beacon to monitor and collect certain
information about the viewer of the web page, web-based document or e-mail message, such as the
type of browser requesting the web beacon, the IP address of the computer that the web beacon is
sent to and the time the web beacon was viewed. Web beacons can be very small and invisible to
the user, but, in general, any electronic image viewed as part of a web page or e-mail,
including HTML based content, can act as a web beacon. We may use web beacons to count visitors
to the web pages on the web site or to monitor how our users navigate the web site, and we may
include web beacons in e-mail messages in order to count how many messages sent were actually
opened, acted upon or forwarded.
volume statistical information from our visitors and members. Such information is shared
externally only on an anonymous, aggregated basis. These third parties use persistent cookies to
help us to improve the visitor experience, to manage our site content, and to track visitor
behavior. We may also contract with a third party to send e-mail to our registered
To help measure and improve the effectiveness of our e-mail communications, the third party sets
cookies. All data collected by this third party on behalf of SharpData Analytics, Inc. is used
solely by or on behalf of SharpData Analytics, Inc. and is shared externally only on an
anonymous, aggregated basis. From time to time we may allow third parties to post advertisements
on our web site, and those third-party advertisements may include a cookie or web beacon served
by third-party ad servers. We do not control cookies in such third party ads, and you should
check the privacy policies of those advertisers and/or ad services to learn about their use of
cookies and other technology before linking to an ad. We will not share your personal
information with these companies, but these companies may use information about your visits to
this and other web sites in order to provide advertisements on this site and other sites about
goods and services that may be of interest to you, and they may share your personal information
that you provide to them with others.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept
cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If
you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features
of the SharpData Analytics, Inc. websites you visit.
HOW DOES SHARPDATA USE PERSONAL INFORMATION?
SharpData Analytics, Inc. may keep and use personal information we collect from or about you to
provide you with access to this web site or other products or services, to respond to your
requests, to bill you for products/services you purchased, and to provide ongoing service and
support, to contact you with information that might be of interest to you, including information
about products and services of ours and of others, or ask for your opinion about our products or
the products of others, for record-keeping and analytical purposes and to research, develop and
improve programs, products, services and content.
Personal information collected online may be combined with information you provide to us through
other sources We may also remove your personal identifiers (your name, email address, social
security number, etc). In this case, you would no longer be identified as a single unique
individual. Once we have de-identified information, it is non-personal information and we may
treat it like other non-personal information. Finally, we may use your personal information to
protect our rights or property, or to protect someone’s health, safety or welfare, and to comply
with a law or regulation, court order or other legal process.
DOES SHARPDATA SHARE PERSONAL INFORMATION WITH OTHERS?
We will not share your personal information collected from this web site with an unrelated third
ordinary course of business, we may share some personal information with companies that we hire
to perform services or functions on our behalf. In all cases in which we share your personal
information with a third party for the purpose of providing a service to us, we will not
authorize them to keep, disclose or use your information with others except for the purpose of
providing the services we asked them to provide.
We will not sell, exchange or publish your personal information, except in conjunction with a
corporate sale, merger, dissolution, or acquisition. For some sorts of transactions, in addition
to our direct collection of information, our third-party service vendors (such as credit card
companies, clearinghouses and banks) who may provide such services as credit, insurance, and
escrow services may collect personal information directly from you to assist you with your
transaction. We do not control how these third parties use such information, but we do ask them
to disclose how they use your personal information before they collect it.
If you submit a review for a third party (person or business) using our Facebook Fan Review
Application, during the submission process we ask your permission to gather your basic
information (such as name and email address) which we then share with the third party for whom
you are submitting the review. We may be legally compelled to release your personal information
in response to a court order, subpoena, search warrant, law or regulation.
We may cooperate with law enforcement authorities in investigating and prosecuting web site
visitors who violate our rules or engage in behavior, which is harmful to other visitors (or
illegal). We may disclose your personal information to third parties if we feel that the
disclosure is necessary to protect our rights or property, protect someone’s health, safety or
welfare, or to comply with a law or regulation, court order or other legal process. As discussed
in the section on cookies and other technologies, from time to time we may allow a third party
to serve advertisements on this web site.
If you share information with the advertiser, including by clicking on their ads, this Privacy
Policy does not control the advertisers use of your personal information, and you should check
and other technology before linking to an ad.
HOW IS PERSONAL INFORMATION USED FOR COMMUNICATIONS?
We may contact you periodically by e-mail, mail or telephone to provide information regarding
programs, products, services and content that may be of interest to you. In addition, some of
the features on this web site allow you to communicate with us using an online form. If your
communication requests a response from us, we may send you a response via e-mail. The e-mail
response or confirmation may include your personal information. We cannot guarantee that our
e-mails to you will be secure from unauthorized interception.
HOW IS PERSONAL INFORMATION SECURED?
We have implemented generally accepted standards of technology and operational security in order
to protect personally-identifiable information from loss, misuse, alteration, or destruction.
Only authorized personnel and third party vendors have access to your personal information, and
these employees and vendors are required to treat this information as confidential. Despite
these precautions, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized persons will not obtain access to your
This site contains links to other sites that provide information that we consider to be
interesting. SharpData Analytics, Inc. is not responsible for the privacy practices or the
content of such web sites.
This site may provide public discussions on various business valuation topics. Please note that
any information you post in these discussions will become public, so please do not post
sensitive information in the public discussions. Whenever you publicly disclose information
online, that information could be collected and used by others. We are not responsible for any
action or policies of any third parties who collect information that users disclose in any such
forums on the web site. SharpData Analytics, Inc. does not agree or disagree with anything
posted on the discussion board. Also, remember that you must comply with our other published
policies regarding postings on our public forums.
HOW CAN A USER ACCESS, CHANGE, AND/OR DELETE PERSONAL INFORMATION?
You may access, correct, update, and/or delete any personally-identifiable information that you
submit to the web site. You may also unsubscribe from mailing lists or any registrations on the
web site. To do so, please either follow instructions on the page of the web site on which you
have provided such information or subscribed or registered or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SharpData Analytics, Inc. will not intentionally collect any personal information (such as a
child’s name or email address) from children under the age of 13. If you think that we have
collected personal information from a child under the age of 13, please contact us.
SharpData Analytics, Inc. reserves the right to modify this statement at any time. Any changes
notice will be included on the homepage of the web site for a period of time. If you have any
questions about privacy at any websites operated by SharpData Analytics, Inc. or about our
website practices, please contact us at email@example.com.