Summary and scope
We believe that you should know what information we collect from you and how we use it and that you should have significant control over both. This Notice describes how we collect and use information, including personal information, with whom we share the information, your rights, and choices, and how you can contact us about our privacy practices.
Information We Collect
When you access our websites or use our mobile applications (“Online Services”), communicate with us, or interact with us (collectively, “Services”), we collect personal information about you. Personal information is information about a person from which that person can be identified. It does not include information where the identity has been removed (anonymous data). We may also receive personal information about you from other sources. We may combine the personal information that you provide to us with information that is collected through automated methods and with information that we receive from other sources. The information we collect about you may include:
When you create an account, we collect your first and last name, email address, username, and password. If you wish, you can provide us with your phone number, address, and state, city, or zip code. We use this personal information to respond to your requests, manage and correspond with you about your account, send you information. When you contact us: When you contact us with questions about our Services, our business, or other matters, we will use any personal information that you have provided to us, including, for example, your name, email, and telephone number to resolve your request or response. . your questions or to provide additional information related to your inquiry. We may place you on our marketing list to obtain information related to your inquiry or that we otherwise believe would be of interest to you, and we may use your
personal information as described in this Notice. You will always have the opportunity to opt-out of receiving our communications by following the instructions provided in our communication. Information we collect automatically through our Online Services: As with many websites and applications, our Online Services automatically collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions, and patterns, including details of your visits, including traffic data, location data (if enabled). ), logs and other communication data and the resources you access and use in the Online Services, and information about your computer, mobile device, Internet connection, including your IP address, operating system, and browser type. We may also use these technologies to collect information about your online activities over time and on third-party websites or other online services (behavior tracking).
The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include:
Cookies (or browser cookies). A cookie is a small file that is placed on your computer’s hard drive. You can refuse to accept browser Cookies by activating the appropriate settings in your browser. However, if you select this setting, you may not be able to access certain parts of our Online Services. Unless you have adjusted your browser settings to reject cookies, our system will issue cookies when you use the Online Services. Web beacons. The pages of the Online Services may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also called clear gifs, pixel tags, and single-pixel gifs) that allow us, for example, to count users and other website-related statistics ( for example, by recording the popularity of certain website content and verifying the integrity of the system and the server). The information we collect automatically is statistical data only and does not include personal information, but we may maintain or associate it with personal information that we collect in other ways or receive from third parties. It helps us to improve the Online Services and to provide a better and more personalized service, including by allowing us to:
How do we use the information we collect?
Calculate our audience size and usage patterns.
Store information about your preferences, which allows us to customize the Online Services according to your individual interests.
We use the information that we collect or that you provide to us, including any personal information:
To comply or comply with the reason for which you provided the information.
To provide, support, personalize and develop our Services.
To create, maintain, personalize and secure your account with us.
To provide support and answer your inquiries, including to connect you with a First American News sales associate or support agent.
To personalize your experience on our Online Services and to deliver content and product and service offerings relevant to your interests, including specific offers and advertisements through our Online Services, third-party sites, and via email or text message (with your consent, when required by law).
To help maintain the security, safety, and integrity of our Online Services, products and services, databases, and other business and technology assets.
For product testing, research, analysis, and development, including to develop and improve our Services, products, and Online Services.
To respond to requests from law enforcement agencies and as required by applicable laws, court orders, or government regulations.
Legal Basis for Collecting and Using the Information We Collect. We only use the information that we collect about you or that you provide to us for the purposes set out in this Notice and based on the following legal grounds:
- Your consent (as permitted by applicable law);
- Our legitimate business interests, including:
- managing our relationship with you;
- direct marketing;
- product development and improvement;
- detection and prevention of fraud and financial crime;
- information, system, network, and cyber security;
- general corporate operations and due diligence;
- To provide you services; and
- To comply with a legal obligation and / or defend against legal claims.
How We Share the Information We Collect?
We share the information we collect about you or that you provided to us as described in this Notice:
Your rights and choices
You have choices regarding our use and disclosure of your personal information:
If you no longer wish to receive our marketing-related emails, you can opt-out by using the unsubscribe link included in those emails. We will try to comply with your request as soon as reasonably possible. Please note that if you choose not to receive our marketing-related emails, we may still send you important administrative messages that are required to provide you with our services. If you no longer wish to receive marketing-related emails from First American News or our sales associates, you can exit via the unsubscribe link included in those emails or contact them directly.
If you created an account, you can always access your personal information by logging into your account. If you have problems or need more help accessing your account, or deleting your Account, you can contact us at email@example.com
Your data protection rights
Depending on where you reside and subject to applicable law, you may have the following rights with respect to the personal information you shared with us:
- The right to request confirmation of whether we process personal information relating to you and if so, to request a copy of that personal information;
- The right to request that we rectify or update personal information that is inaccurate, incomplete or out of date;
- The right to request that we erase your personal information in certain circumstances provided by law;
- The right to request that we restrict the use of your personal information in certain circumstances; for example, while we are considering a request to update your personal information;
- The right to request that we send to another company, when technically possible, your personal information;
- The right to withdraw consent to process your personal information that you previously provided; and
- The right to object to the processing of your personal information in certain circumstances. To exercise these rights, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will comply with your request to the extent required by applicable law. If you believe that you have not received a satisfactory response from us, you can check with the data protection authority in your country.
We understand that the security of your personal information is important. For this reason, we maintain organizational, physical, and technical security arrangements designed to protect personal information within our organization against unauthorized access, destruction, loss, alteration, or misuse. We regularly review our security measures and update them
accordingly. Unfortunately, despite our best efforts, data transmission or storage cannot be guaranteed to be 100% secure.
We store your personal information on our servers and server management services based database in the cloud that we hire, located in the United States. We will only retain your information for as long as is necessary to fulfill the purposes for which we collect your personal information unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law.
Links to other websites and social networks
Our Online Services may provide links to websites, applications, tools, widgets, and plug-ins, such as Facebook “Like” buttons, that are managed by third parties. If you visit a third-party website, you should read the website’s privacy notice, terms and conditions, and its other policies. We are not responsible for the policies and practices of third parties. Any personal information that you provide to those organizations is treated under their privacy notice, terms and conditions, and other policies.
The Online Services are not intended for or directed at children under the age of 18, and we do not knowingly collect personal information related to children or track their use of the Online Services.
International data transfer.
Your personal information can be accessed, stored, and processed in a country where we have operations or where we contract service providers. This means that we may transfer personal information that we hold about you to recipients in countries other than the country in which the information was originally collected. The privacy and data protection laws of those countries may offer a lower level of protection than the privacy and data protection laws of your country. By using our Services, you acknowledge that such information transfers may occur outside of your country of residence.
We recommend that you contact us if you have any concerns about our Privacy Shield compliance. Any questions or concerns should be sent to info@firstamericannews. We will respond to Privacy Shield complaints within 45 days.
Changes to this notice
We recognize that the privacy of information is an ongoing responsibility. For this reason, we may, from time to time, make changes to this Notice. Changes to this Notice will be
made on this page. The date of the last revision of this Notice is identified at the top of this Notice. We recommend that you visit this page frequently to stay
informed of any changes to this Notice.
If you have general questions or comments about First American News, please contact us at:
Via email: email@example.com