Your Privacy is Important to Us
The Information We Collect
We or our client network/vendors may collect general types of information about you when you use this service or visit a preferred partner site such as: personal information, behavioral information, demographic information and indirect information, which is collected separately or in combination.
“Personal information” is information that can be used to identify you. It is mostly information that you provide to us or preferred partners. Personal information may include your name, address, telephone number(s), mobile numbers and email address, employment status or self-employment or other unique information about you which you provide to us on this site or a preferred partners website, or through the course of communicating with us/them about the products and services marketed.
“Demographic information” is information that is collected when you use this service or a preferred partners site and refers to selected population characteristics such as zip code, military status, personal and online interests. If we can identify you through this information, it is considered Personal Information.
“Behavioral information” is information which is automatically collected when you use this service or a preferred partners site. It includes the areas of the site that you visit, what services you engage with, and information about your computer hardware and software, including your IP address, geographic location, browser preference, operating system type, domain names, times that you access the internet, and other web properties you may have visited. If we can identify you through this information, it is considered Personal Information.
“Third party information” is information about you that we acquire from a third party which may include personal, demographic, behavioral and indirect information. This collection may include, but not limited to, first party cookies, third party cookies, anonymous cookies, persistent identifiers, email opt in, and search engine keywords. We have no access or control over these cookies as they are owned by third parties and other tracking devices owned and/or used by third party advertisers and networks. Because we have no ownership or control over these cookies, they are governed by third party policies and their practices. Therefore, we have no responsibility or liability for such third parties or their policies and practices.
“Web technology information” is information which may be personal or non-personal and is collected by a third party under contract with us or a preferred partner site to automatically collect information by tracking, recording data from you when you use these services or visit a preferred partners site. This includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and/or clickstream data and records or tracks your movements through the website. It is activated when you enter the site and does not terminate until you exit from the site. This information is combined with other aggregate data and assigned a unique ID to you for that site visit.
Using & Sharing Information
We use your information to (a) provide, maintain, and protect the Services we offer; (b) notify you of promotions, special events, new services and special offers, for example, through SMS; (c) tailor messaging, customer service and overall experience; (d) improve the content, operation, appearance and utility of the Services; (e) conduct surveys, research and evaluations; (f) troubleshoot and resolve disputes; and (g) accomplish other administrative tasks.
Once you have completed registration from a preferred partner website, your information will be shared with us. Our services will provide messaging for the home goods and services you may have expressed interest in. You explicitly authorize to share your information with them/us or third parties acting on their behalf, so that they/we may contact you via, SMS and/or telephone. Specifically, upon signup you agree to receive auto-dialed or pre-recorded calls (including to mobile numbers) and text messages from Thunderbolt Rye and its affiliates, partners, and vendors to the phone numbers (including mobile numbers) you provided on the site for marketing and promotional communications. You understand and agree that your consent is not a condition, directly or indirectly of a purchase. Message and data rates may apply and message frequency varies. This information is never used for purposes other than to provide services.
We will share your information with companies and individuals employed to perform technical functions on our behalf. For example, third parties who host our website, analyze our data, signup submissions, process opt-out and revocation requests, provide marketing assistance, or provide customer service. This information is never used for purposes other than to provide services.
Third parties who provide technology on this site or a preferred partners site will have your data in order to validate signup submissions, these technical functions will track and capture the users activities and movements within the signup form. These records are shared for a legal purpose, to provide proof of signup. These records are also used for periodic internal audits to ensure users are provided proper consumer disclosures per Federal and State laws and regulations.
Legal Compliance/Other Information Disclosure: We also reserve the right to disclose your information in good faith as required by law, in response to legal process including law enforcement requests, and with any person or entity that may acquire all or any part of our business or assets, in connection with any change in control of us, and where needed to prevent fraud and to protect the safety, property, or legal rights of users of the Services or our affiliates. We may also disclose your information to manage and protect our information technology infrastructure and security. We may also disclose and share your information for any other purpose with your consent.
Acquisition or Merger: We may share and transfer your information to a third party who acquires any or all of our business, whether such acquisition is by way of merger, consolidation or purchase of all or a substantial portion of our assets. In the event we become the subject of an insolvency proceeding, whether voluntary or involuntary, we or our liquidator, administrator, receiver or administrative receiver may sell, license or otherwise dispose of such information in a transaction approved by the court.
Third Party Privacy Policies
We are not responsible for the policies or practices of third parties.
Minors and Privacy Issues
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act- This site is intended to be used by people the age of 18 and older. We do not knowingly allow any users under the age of thirteen to use our service. However, if you become aware of the existence of a user who is under the age of thirteen, or that an individual under thirteen has provided their information to us, contact us immediately with details at [email protected] . If you have been reported as being below thirteen by another person, we may request that you verify your age to us, including providing us a copy of your photo ID as a condition of your continued use of our service.
No part of the Services is designed to attract anyone under the age of 18.
Children under the age of 18 may not use the Services.
If you are a parent or guardian and believe that your child under the age of 13 has provided personal information to us, you may contact us to request this information be deleted.
These services are intended for residents of the United States of America only.
Security & Storage
We will retain Personal Information, including user location information, only as long as our business needs require to perform our Services. We will then destroy or render unreadable any such information upon disposal.
We believe the security of your information is a serious issue and we are committed to protecting the information we receive from you. We use commercially reasonable security measures to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of your information under our control.
We require that preferred partners/vendors handle consumer information under confidential conditions.
Please be aware that no security measures are perfect or 100% secure, and we cannot guarantee the security of any information transmitted to or from the Services.
Although we have agreements and systems in place for third parties, we are not responsible for the actions of any third parties that may receive any such information.
Specific Industry Disclaimers
Financial Services − Please note that we are not a lender, mortgage lender, debt servicer, debt settlement, real estate company, credit repair company, insurance agent, auto sales company, automotive warranty organization or contractor. Our communications are not intended to be, any type of application for any financial or insurance product.
Your signup provides consent and permissions that Thunderbolt Rye and it’s affiliates may contact you through (including through automated means; e.g. auto-dialing, text and pre-recorded messaging) via telephone, and mobile device (including SMS and MMS), even if your telephone number is currently listed on any state, federal or corporate Do Not Call list. Specifically, upon signup you agree to receive auto-dialed or pre-recorded marketing and promotional communications (including to mobile numbers) and text messaging from Thunderbolt Rye and its affiliates, to the phone numbers (including mobile numbers) you provide to Thunderbolt Rye today or in the future and to any phone numbers subsequently associated with you by Thunderbolt Rye or its affiliates or marketing partners, affiliates or vendors. You understand and agree that your consent is not a condition, directly or indirectly of a purchase, that message and data rates may apply and message frequency will vary.
Licensed organizations are subject to Federal and State laws and regulations for their practices. We have no direct control over information handling practices within our network. However, we require companies within our network to refrain from disclosing confidential consumer information to third parties that are not affiliated with any type of application or verification process.
If you decide that you are no longer interested in receiving SMS or telephone communications from us, you may follow the instructions in our SMS to unsubscribe from our email list or by emailing us at: [email protected] If you wish to opt-out and be excluded from our mailing list, please email us at: [email protected] As to communications from our preferred partners/vendors, affiliated companies, vendors and business partners, please follow the instructions to opt-out in those entities’ communications. You may revoke consent at any time by emailing us at: [email protected].
How to Contact Us
For more information about protecting your privacy, you may wish to visit: http://www.ftc.gov.