Effective and last revised May 4, 2018
THIS AGREEMENT IS SUBJECT TO BINDING ARBITRATION PURSUANT
TO SECTION 15-48-10, ET SEQ. OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA CODE, AS AMENDED
1. Information Collected
b. Non Personal Information. In addition to any information that you choose to provide us, we and our Third Party Service Providers reserve the right to collect Non-Personal Information when you use our Services. “Non Personal Information” is information that cannot be used to contact or identify you and is not linked to information that can be used to contact or identify you; this includes passively collected information about your activities using our Services, such as usage data, URL tracking information, your IP address, and information about your web browser to the extent that information is not considered Personal Information. Non Personal Information further includes aggregate non-identifiable information that may relate to you but cannot specifically identify you.
c. Information collected by Cookies. We use various technologies to collect information about you, and this may include sending cookies to your computer or mobile device, among others. Cookies are small data files stored on your hard drive or in device memory that help us to improve the Service and your experience, see which areas and features of the Service are popular, count visits and track user activity among other things.
d. Information we collect from other services. We may also obtain information from other sources and combine that with information we collect through the Service; this information may include, but is not limited to, analytics, identity verification services, credit bureaus, mailing list providers, publicly available sources. If you log into your account through sign-in services such as Facebook or Google, you provide SitterBank with permission to access certain information about your profile with that sign-in service.
2. Use of Information
We may use your Personal Information and Non Personal Information to do any of the following:
a. Provide, troubleshoot, maintain and improve the Service;
b. Provide and deliver the products and services you request, process payments and other transactions and send you related information, including without limitation confirmations and invoices;
c. Send you technical notices, updates, security alerts and support and administrative messages;
d. Respond to your comments, questions and requests, and provide customer service;
e. Communicate with you about products, services, offers, promotions, rewards, and events offered by SitterBank and others, and provide news and information we think will be of interest to you;
f. Authenticate your identity and pre-populate forms;
g. Monitor and analyze data, trends, usage and activities in connection with the Service; measure the effectiveness of advertising, content, features and activities, and perform other data analytics;
h. Personalize and improve the Service and deliver and display targeted advertisements, content or features in the Service and on other sites or apps that match your profiles or interests; and
3. Sharing of Information
In addition to using the information collected by SitterBank for the purposes described in this document, we may also share your information with various third parties, as described below.
I. Personal Information. If you are a User of SitterBank your Personal Information posted in the Service may be available to other Users of the Services. This information may include, but is not limited to: event posting, profile information such as name, city, state, contact information such as phone number or e-mail, and a picture of you. In addition, your Personal Information may be shared with companies that perform services for us, such as analyzing customer data, providing marketing assistance, and processing credit card payments. They have access to Personal Information as needed to perform their functions, but may not disclose your Personal Information for other purposes. We may share certain Personal Information about Users who were referred to our Services through a promotional partner using a designated promotional code.
IV. Disclosure By Law. We may disclose any information, both Personal Information and/or Non Personal Information, you provide if required to do so by law, at the request of a third party, or if we, in our sole discretion, believe that disclosure is reasonable to comply with the law, requests or orders form law enforcement, or any legal process or to protect or defend Sitter’s or a third party’s rights or property, or protect someone’s health or safety.
4. Your Choices
SitterBank provides you with the ability to opt-out of receiving promotional emails or text messages from us. If you wish to discontinue receiving promotion emails, you can opt-out by following the instructions in those emails or text messages or through your account settings. If you opt out, we may still send you non-promotional communications, such as those about your account or ongoing business relations.
You may review, correct and update certain Personal Information displayed on your profile or within your account by logging in to your account on the Website or through the App and accessing your account settings or personal information and updating the applicable fields, or by contacting the SitterBank through the Contact section below.
5. Security of Information
6. Links to Third-Party Sites
7. Children’s Information
SitterBank’s Services are not directed or intended for individuals under the age of eighteen (18) years old. We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from individuals under the age of eighteen (18), and no part of the Service is designed to attract anyone under the age of eighteen (18). If you become aware that your child has provided us with Personal Information, please contact us. If we learn that an individual is under the age of eighteen (18) has submitted his or her Personal Information, we will take all reasonable steps to delete such Personal Information from our Services as soon as practicable.
I. We have clearly, conspicuously and completely informed you of any and all potential uses of your information by us, our authorized third parties;
II. We will not access, use or distribute your information if you take any action to indicate that you no longer want your information to be used or accessed for any reason, including revoking your consent in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org;
III. We will not modify, manipulate or change your information;
IV. We will not use your information in furtherance of criminal, fraudulent, or other unlawful activity; and
10. General Provisions
I. Mediation/Arbitration. If a dispute arises out of or relates to this Agreement, or the breach hereof, and if such dispute cannot be settled through negotiation, you agree, before resorting to arbitration or some other dispute resolution procedure, to first try in good faith to settle the dispute by mediation in Charleston, South Carolina under the Commercial Mediation Rules of the American Arbitration Association. In the event such mediation does not result in a suitable resolution of such dispute, then any controversy, claim or cause of action arising out of or relating to these Terms shall be settled by arbitration in Charleston, South Carolina in accordance with the Commercial Arbitration Rules of the American Arbitration Association, and judgment upon the award rendered by the arbitrator(s) may be entered in Charleston, South Carolina.
II. Prohibition of Class. You and SitterBank agree that each of us may bring claims against the other only on an individual basis and not as a plaintiff or class member in any purported class or representative action or proceeding.
III. Governing Law. This Agreement, and any dispute between you and SitterBank, shall be interpreted under the laws of the State of South Carolina, without regard to principles of conflicts of law. Any and all disputes and legal actions related to this Agreement shall take place in the appropriate forum and venue in South Carolina.
Email address: email@example.com
By mail: 1505 King Street Extension, Suite 200
Charleston, SC 29405