Effective Date: December 2012
• the personal information we may collect from you when you visit our web site, submit a review, register your business with us, respond to our emails, or otherwise contact us via telephone, email, fax or mail,
• why we gather information from you,
• how we collect it,
• how we use it, and
• the choices you have regarding our use of personal information you have provided.
Local Pro Reviews gathers some non-personal information to help us to improve our products and services. Depending on how you interact with us, this information can include Internet protocol (IP) addresses, date and type, pages viewed, browser type and version, entrance and exit sites, is gathered automatically.
You will be required to provide your e-mail address and first and last name when you register on our site. In some cases, you may be asked to create a personal user name and password and provide additional information, such as your company name, telephone number, street address, city, state, zip code and country. When registering for any service on our site that requires payment processing, then you may be required to provide certain financial information (such as the name on the credit card, credit card number and expiration date).
For customers who submit reviews, or account members who contact a customer through the site, the information you submitted is considered non-confidential by Local Pro Reviews and will not be treated as Personal Information. This information may be gathered by and made available to Local Pro Reviews users. As a result, it is advised that users avoid including any Personal Information in these communications. Local Pro Review will not be liable any Personal Information included in this content.
How we use "Cookies" and "Action Tags"?
We also have relationships with third parties who may receive non-personal information directly from the cookies placed by our Web Site on your computer to assist in analyzing our business and customers.
Our Web Site also uses a common web technology called "action tags" (also called single pixel gifs or web beacons) to anonymously track usage and other web activity information. Action tags (including third party tags) may be used to provide data to third parties for tracking purposes; however, our Web Site does not use action tags to collect or transfer personal information.
Communications on Local Pro Reviews
The email you use to create a review will also be the email we will use to communicate with you should we need to reach you in regards to your review or your account, to inform you of any new programs or services we offer, to notify you of any Site maintenance, and to respond to any inquires or emails you may send us. We urge you to maintain an accurate and current email with us so that we can reach you in any of the above circumstances.
Once you submit a review, we share that review and your contact information with the company you reviewed and they may contact you through our site (particularly in the case of a negative review). We may also contact you on behalf of the company you reviewed in the event that they have any promotions to offer you.
Local Pro Reviews uses many common security methods to ensure the security and safety of the information being transmitted on this site. Like other sites online, we cannot guarantee complete security from misuse or unauthorized access of any personal information you submit to us.
Accessing Personal Information and Opting-Out
At any time, you will have the ability to access your Personal Information to correct and/or update that information. You can access this information via the "Login" link located at the top of each Local Pro Reviews web page. You can stop receiving communications from Local Pro Reviews at any time by clicking the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of any email we send you.