Last updated on Dec 28, 2019.
We are GroupThink Net Inc (“us”, “we”, or “our”), and we operate the www.groupthinq.com website through which we provide online business intelligence platform services (hereinafter referred to as the “Service”).
This Policy outlines how we collect, use and disclose your personal information when you use our Service or visit our website. Personal information means information about an identifiable individual, that alone or in combination with other information, can be used to identify an individual.
The Service is intended to be used by businesses for managing certain aspects of their operations. If you use the Service to process personal information of your customers, employees, prospects and others, you are entirely responsible for ensuring that you do so in compliance with all applicable laws, including privacy and data protection laws. The policy is intended to primarily address our personal information management practices of personal information that we collect directly from you, our users and our website visitors.
Confidentiality and Security of Personal Information
We have implemented commercially reasonable security measures and follow generally accepted industry standards to protect personally identifiable information sent to our website or provided to our Service, both during transmission and afterwards. It is your responsibility to ensure that you do not disclose your password to anyone.
However, despite our efforts to maintain the confidentiality and security of your account, no method of transmission over the Internet and no method of electronic storage is completely secure. Although we make commercially reasonable and industry standard efforts to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Collection and Use of Personal Information
We collect, use and disclose personal information for the purposes outlined below. When you sign up for our Service or for a free-trial of the Service, we ask you for your name, email address, business name, country and a password. We may also ask for your phone number and business address, including postal code. We also collect other kinds of personal information in order to provide the Service to you, including usage and location information, as outlined below.
We may also use your personal information to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or the instructions provided in any email we send.
We may collect information on how you access and use the Service (“Usage Information”). This Usage Information may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (IP) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic information.
We may use and store information about your location (specifically, your province) if you give us permission to do so. We use this information to provide features of our Service to you, as well as to improve and customize our Service. In particular, if we know the province you are operating in, we can tailor timesheets for your timezone.
You can enable or disable location services when you use our Service at any time by way of your device settings.
Tracking & Cookies Information
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service. Examples of cookies we use include:
Use of Information
We use personal information that we have collected for the following purposes:
Retention of Information
We will also retain Usage Information for internal analysis purposes, to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of our Service, or if we are legally obligated to retain this information for a specific period of time.
Transfer of Information
Your information, including personal information, may be transferred to – and maintained on – computers located outside of your jurisdiction, where the information protection laws may differ from those of your jurisdiction.
Disclosure of Information
We do not rent, trade, or share personal information with third parties, except to provide our Service, which you requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances:
Except as provided above, we will not share any of your information to any third party without permission.
Security of Information
The security of your information is important to us but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Our Policy on “Do Not Track” Signals under the California Online Protection Act (CalOPPA)
We do not support Do Not Track (“DNT”). Do Not Track is a preference you can set in your web browser to inform websites that you do not want to be tracked
You can enable or disable Do Not Track by visiting the Preferences or Settings page of your web browser.
Access to your Personal Information
You can review, update, delete, or correct your personal information on file with us online or in person at any time. To access your personal information, we require a written request, unless you login and update your personal information yourself directly. Upon receipt of any written request, we will take commercially reasonable steps to provide you with the opportunity to access any such information. We may charge a reasonable fee in order to cover our costs in providing such access.
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service (“Service Providers”), provide the Service on our behalf, perform Service-related services or assist us in analyzing how our Service is used. These third parties have access to your personal information only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Service, such as Google Analytics. Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the information collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This information is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected information to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
The payment processors we work with are:
Links to Other Sites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.
Groupthinq is a business-to-business service intended to be used by businesses only, and not individuals who are under the age of majority in the jurisdiction in which they reside. We are committed to protecting the privacy of children. In furtherance of this commitment, we restrict the use of our website and Service to persons eighteen (18) years of age or older. We do not knowingly or intentionally collect personal information from children under the age of thirteen (13).
If you are a California resident, you have the right to request information from us regarding the manner in which we share certain categories of your personal information with third parties for their own direct marketing uses. California law provides that you have the right to submit a request to us at our email address in order to receive information on the categories of customer information that we shared and the names and addresses of those businesses with which we shared customer information for the immediately prior calendar year. To obtain this information, please send an email message to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Request for California Privacy Information” in the subject line and in the body of your message. We will provide the requested information to you in your email address in response.
Please be aware that not all information sharing is covered by the “Shine the Light” requirements and only information on covered sharing will be included in our response.