Last Updated: February 27, 2020
Information We Receive
We collect and use your information to provide our services and improve them over time.
When you create an account with us, you provide us with some personal information, such as your name, address and email address. If you are paying with a credit card, you will be required to provide us with your credit card information at the time of purchase.
Our servers automatically record information (“Log Data”) created by your use of our services. Log Data may include information such as your IP address, browser type, the referring domain, pages visited and search terms. Other actions, such as interactions with advertisements, may also be included in the Log Data.
Our website may use a variety of applications and provide links to websites owned or operated by third parties to help provide our services. Whenever you connect with such applications or third-party websites, the applications and websites may collect information sent by your browser, such as cookies or your IP request. Additionally, we may receive information from them, including information about actions you take.
We will retain your information for as long as your maintain an account with us or as needed to provide you services. We will retain and use your information to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our agreements. We will also use your information to provide you with relevant content, advertisements, promotions and marketing materials.
Upon request, we will provide you with information about whether we hold, or process on behalf of a third party, any of your personal information that we are aware of. To request this information, please contact us at email@example.com.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
We may share or disclose your information, such as when you use a third party web client to access your NYMT account.
We may disclose your information if we are required to do so by law, or we believe, in good faith, that such a disclosure is necessary to comply with the law, defend our rights or property, or to respond to an emergency situation.
We may share or disclose your non-private, aggregated or other non-personal identifying information, such as the number of users who clicked on a particular link.
Changing or Removing Information
If you are concerned about the information you have voluntarily submitted to NYMT through our website, or would like to review, update or delete that information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also update, correct or delete information about you at any time by signing into your account and modifying your information. If you wish to deactivate your account, please email us at email@example.com, but note that we may retain certain information as required by law or for legitimate business purposes. We may also retain cached or archived copies of information for a certain period of time.
Promotional and Marketing Communications
You may opt out of receiving promotional and marketing emails from NYMT by following the opt-out instructions in those emails. You may also opt-out of receiving promotional emails and other promotional communications from us at any time by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with your specific request. If you opt out, we may still send you non-promotional communications, such as security alerts and notices related to your access or use of our website or those about your account or our ongoing business relations.
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act
We are committed to protecting children’s privacy on the internet and we comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act. Our services are not directed to individuals under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If you become aware that your child under the age of 13 has provided us with personal information without your consent, please contact us at email@example.com. If we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under the age of 13, we will take steps to promptly remove such information.
Our website employs reasonable security measures to protect the personal information you voluntarily submit to it. Such security involves the use of SSL-secured web forms, firewalls, and other commonly employed security methods. However, even with these security measures in place, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure and we cannot guarantee the security of your information transmitted to our website. Any transmission is at your own risk.
“Phishing” is a scam designed to steal your personal information. If you receive an e-mail that looks like it is from us asking you for your personal information, do not respond. We will never request your password, user name, credit card information or other personal information through e-mail.
Consent to Collection and Processing in the United States
By using our website, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States.
For California Residents
This section provides you with our practices regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of your personal data. It also explains your rights regarding your personal data that we collect (as set forth in the California Consumer Privacy Protection Act or the “CCPA”).
If you are a California resident, you have the right to know what personal data we collect, disclose, and “sell” about you (as that term is used in the CCPA). Additionally, you have the right to access, delete and opt out from the “sale” of your personal data. Specifically, California residents may request that we:
- Inform you about the specific pieces of personal data we collected about you (also called a data portability request)
- Provide you access to and/or a copy of certain personal data we hold about you.
- Delete certain personal data we have about you.
The CCPA further provides you with the right to not be discriminated against (as provided for in applicable law) for exercising your rights.
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