Your privacy is very important to us. This Privacy Statement ("Privacy Statement") tells you how we protect and use any information we gather through this website located at www.thefranchiseinsiders.com
The Franchise Insiders reserves the right to change this Privacy Statement at its discretion. We encourage you to review this Privacy Statement each time you visit the site and especially before you provide any personal information.
By using this site, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Statement. Except as written in any other disclaimers, policies, or other notices on this site, this Privacy Statement is the complete agreement between you and The Franchise Insiders with respect to your use of this site. You may be subject to additional terms that may apply when you access our services or materials on certain areas of this site or by following links that take you away from this site.
The information we receive, and how we utilize it, is dependent on what your actions are while visiting our site. We collect and use your non-personal information (information that is not identifiable to you personally) differently than your personal information.
Defining non-personal information
Every time you visit this site to learn information, we may collect certain information about you from your computer. This information is collected from your computer's web browser and may include information such as the following ("non-personal information"):
the type of web browser software you use (i.e. Google Chrome, Safari or Internet Explorer)
the name of the domain from which you access the Internet
the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our site
the date and time you accessed our site
the pages that you visited on our site
If you only read or download information on our site, we do not collect or learn your name, e-mail address, physical address, or other personal information about you. Our web site may place a cookie in the browser files of your computer when you visit. The cookie may be stored on your computer's hard drive. The information that we collect using cookies is non-personal information. You are always free to decline cookies from us if your browser permits, but some parts of our site may not work properly for you if you do so. We will not allow third parties to place cookies on our site.
What The Franchise Insiders does with non-personal information
There are no restrictions to the way The Franchise Insiders can use or share non-personal information. We will use non-personal information to help us make our site more useful to visitors as well as other business purposes. We may prepare reports and other materials using non-personal information. Since these reports and materials contain no personal information, we may share them with others. All information that is not personal to you or someone else, such as questions, comments, and suggestions (collectively "feedback") shall be deemed to be non-confidential, and The Franchise Insiders shall be free to disclose and use this non personal data, for any purpose and through any means, without any obligation whatsoever to you. By choosing to send a message to The Franchise Insiders, you acknowledge that all feedback will be considered to be non-confidential. The Franchise Insiders shall have no obligations of any kind with respect to such feedback, and shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose, exhibit, display, transform, commercialize, create derivative works and distribute the feedback to others without limitation. Further, The Franchise Insiders has no obligation to acknowledge and may not be prohibited from using any ideas, inventions, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in such feedback or anything else you send to The Franchise Insiders via this website for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products incorporating such feedback.
Defining Personal Information
On multiple pages of this website you will have the chance to provide us information about yourself. For example, our site may include a registration form, surveys or e-mail forms. Most of our services do not require any form of registration, allowing you to visit our site without disclosing who you are. However, some services may require registration. When you register with us, you may need to complete certain fields (some are required). In these situations, if you choose to withhold any personal data requested by us, it may not be possible for you to gain access to our professional services. The personal information that we collect when you fill out such forms or surveys, or when you ask us to personalize your visits to our site, may include, for example:
other personal information
How we use your personal information
The Franchise Insiders may use personal information we collect from you to do the following, including but not limited to:
respond to your requests
contact you, via e-mail, regular mail, or phone
provide you with information that that may be of interest to you
develop records, including records of your personal information
develop and improve programs, products, services and content
to protect The Franchise Insider’s rights or property
to protect someone's health, safety or welfare
to comply with a law or regulation, court order or other legal process.
By submitting personal information (such as your name, address, e-mail address, or telephone number.), you agree that we may keep a record of it and may use it in accordance with the above. We also may use your personal information to help us in our business, including but not limited to improving our website, marketing and/or product enhancement.
If instances where credit card, or other banking information is gathered, all data and records of transactions will be housed on the payment processor's site, and will not reside on any servers owned by The Franchise Insiders.
Sharing personal information with others
The Franchise Insiders may provide your personal information to the subsidiaries, divisions or other entities under common ownership with The Franchise Insiders. The Franchise Insiders will not sell, exchange or publish your personal information without your permission, except in conjunction with a corporate sale, merger, dissolution, acquisition, or other similar event.
You agree that we may use your personal information to mail or email information to you about The Franchise Insiders and our products and services.
You have the right to opt-out or unsubscribe at any time.
Do we ever share your information with third parties?
Except as otherwise written in this Privacy Statement, we keep your personal information private and will not share it with others, unless the disclosure is necessary to:
comply with a law or regulation, court order, subpoena or other legal process
protect our rights or property
protect someone's health or safety.
In addition, you are prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law. We will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing us to disclose the identity of anyone posting any such information or materials.
Privacy on other sites
This site may contain links to a site other than The Franchise Insiders website. We provide links such as these for your convenience, but we do not review, control, or monitor the privacy practices of websites operated by others. The Franchise Insiders is not responsible for the performance of these sites or for your business dealings with them. Your use of any other websites is subject to the terms and conditions of those sites, including the privacy policies of those sites.