Updated March, 2019
By accessing or using this website, and by sharing your information with us in any other manner, you consent to the collection and use of such information in accordance with the terms of this privacy notice. Please read the following privacy notice before engaging with our website. If you do not consent to the collection and use of your information in accordance with this privacy notice, please follow the instructions below in “Changing your privacy preferences” and do not access or use this website thereafter.
This notice explains how Ownum, LLC or its affiliates (“Ownum,” “we,” “our,” or “us”) collects, uses, stores, and shares information that is shared with us and collected through the use of this website. This notice applies to the Ownum website and any and all affiliate sites operated by Ownum. Please note that our affiliates may have their own privacy policies that differ from Ownum’s and information practices of those affiliates are to be governed by their own privacy policies. Ownum’s website may contain links to external and third-party websites. Ownum is not responsible for the privacy policies of these external sites, nor are we responsible for the use of any information they collect from you. If you venture to an external link through our website/s, we encourage you to read the respective privacy statement of the external site/s you intend to browse.
Collection and use of your personal information
Personal information, or information that can identify you such as your name or email, is not required to use our website. We only collect personal information when you decide to voluntarily provide it to us within the certain areas of the website that require such information for the purpose of responding to your inquiries, communicating with you, and providing you with the products and services you request. Providing us with your personal information is entirely voluntary. However, if you are requesting a service or response through our website but do not want to provide personal information, the related service or reply may not be available to you.
Sharing of your personal information
We do not sell your personal information to third parties for marketing or solicitation without explicit permission from you to do so. The collection, transfer, storage, and processing of your information may be undertaken by our trusted vendors for purposes of completing certain tasks and providing services to you on our behalf. When we share your information with our trusted vendors, we disclose only the information necessary to deliver the service, and we have a contract in place that requires them to keep your information secure and not use it for any additional purposes.
Ownum reserves the right to transfer or sell your personal information to another entity in the event that Ownum is acquired by, or merged into, that entity, or in the event of a transfer or sale of the company or business to a new owner.
Your personal information may also be shared to comply with legal requirements, security or law enforcement investigations, or as needed to protect and defend our rights, property, or assets.
Collection and use of non-personal information
We may automatically collect non-personal information, or information that is not directly traceable to you, when you visit our websites for the purpose of customizing and improving your online experience with Ownum. We use this information to measure and learn about how our customers interact with our website so that we can make any necessary updates, changes, or fixes to better the website’s usability and performance. We may also use this information to provide you content that is relevant to your searches or experience, or to provide you promotional offers.
Sharing of non-personal information
We may share your non-personal information with third parties or platforms for the purpose of helping us improve our website, content, services, or online user experience.
Today’s web browsers feature an option in the browser settings that allow you to choose which cookies can be placed on your computer, or allow you to delete or disable cookies altogether. Please note that while you’re absolutely welcome to do so, blocking, disabling, or deleting cookies written to your computer by the Ownum site may degrade your experience with our website and may result in the loss of any information you may have stored on the website, such as autofill information on our contact forms.
We have implemented appropriate physical, technical, and managerial safeguards to protect your information, but no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. We will only retain personal information collected from you for a limited period of time and only as long as we need it to fulfill the purposes for which we have initially collected it, unless otherwise required by law.
At the time of this most recent update to our privacy notice, we do not sell directly through our website and will never ask for or require financial information, credit card information, social security numbers, or similar sensitive personal data through the website.
This is a general audience website and does not offer services directed to children. Ownum does not knowingly collect any personal identifiable information from children under the age of 18.
Visiting our website from outside the United States
When you submit personal information to us through this website, you understand and agree that this information may be transferred across state or national boundaries and may be stored and processed in any of the countries and locations in which Ownum and our vendors maintain web servers or offices, including, without limitation, the United States. By using our website and providing us with your information you are consenting to such transfers.
If you are visiting our website from outside the United States, please be aware that your information may then be transferred within the United States or back out of the United States to other countries outside of your country of residence, depending on the type of information. These countries (including the United States) may not necessarily have data protection laws as comprehensive or protective as those in your country of residence; however, our collection, storage, and use of your information will at all times continue to be governed by this privacy notice.
If you have provided your email address to us through the Ownum website or through other means, you may receive information, content, notifications, updates, newsletters, marketing emails, offers, promotions, or similar communications from Ownum via email. If you do not wish to receive these communications, you may opt out by following the instructions in the “Changing your privacy preferences” section below.
Changing your privacy preferences
You may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to change your privacy preferences. You have the right to access, correct, or delete your personal information that we maintain. To comply with your request, we may ask you to verify your identity. Please note that we will acknowledge and follow any changes to your privacy preferences as of the date of the last modification to this notice but may not be able to implement such changes with respect to information that we already used or transmitted in the past in reliance on the terms of this notice.
Updating this privacy statement
Ownum reserves the right to update this privacy notice from time to time at our sole discretion without notice. Your use of this Website will be subject to the most current version at the time of such use. All changes are effective as soon as they are posted. Your continued use of the website following updates to the privacy notice constitutes your acceptance and agreement to be bound by the updated privacy notice.