Your privacy is critically important to us.
Like most website operators, Puddle Co. collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Puddle Co.'s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Puddle Co.'s visitors use its website. From time to time, Puddle Co. may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Puddle Co. also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users who interact in any way (such as leaving comments on PuddleCo.com's blog posts, searching for Pros, messaging Pros, etc). Puddle Co. only discloses logged in user and IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Puddle Co.'s websites choose to interact with Puddle Co. in ways that require Puddle Co. to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Puddle Co. gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for an account at app.PuddleCo.com to provide a username, email address, first and last name.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us and although we do everything possible to protect your security, please remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
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Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Puddle Co. discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Puddle Co.'s behalf or to provide services available at Puddle Co.'s website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Puddle Co.'s website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Puddle Co. will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Puddle Co. discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Puddle Co. believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Puddle Co., third parties or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of PuddleCo.com and have supplied your email address, Puddle Co. may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Puddle Co. and our products. We primarily use social media to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Puddle Co. takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
Puddle Co. may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Puddle Co. may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Puddle Co. does not disclose your personally-identifying information.
To enrich and perfect your online experience, Puddle Co. uses "Cookies" and your browsers local storage, similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, and store your preferences on your computer.
Those who engage in transactions with Puddle Co. – by purchasing any of Puddle Co.'s services or products, are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Puddle Co. collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Puddle Co.. Puddle Co. does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities. Puddle Co. uses Stripe® to process all payments. Any users of Puddle Co. should read, understand, and accept the terms and conditions and privacy statements found on the Stripe® website found here.