AbandonAid Privacy Policy

This is the Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy”) of AbandonAid Inc. (“AbandonAid” or “us” or “we”). AbandonAid is committed to maintaining privacy protections for its users. Our Privacy Policy was developed as an extension of our commitment to combine our on-line website user tracking platform and related marketing services (the “Services”) with integrity in dealing with our users and clients. The Privacy Policy is designed to assist you in understanding how we collect, use and store the personal information you provide to us and the data we collect on behalf of our clients to provide the Services. Our Terms of Service, which incorporates by reference this Privacy Policy, governs your use of our online services, any content or information therein, the AbandonAid website at www.AbandonAid.com, any subdomains of AbandonAid.com, and any other website pages on which services are provided by us (collectively, the “Site”).

 

I. INFORMATION WE COLLECT

We collect “Non-Personal Information” and “Personal Information.” Non-Personal Information includes information that cannot be used to personally identify you, such as anonymous usage data, general demographic information we may collect, referring/exit pages and URLs, platform types, preferences you submit and preferences that are generated based on the data you submit and your use of and interactions with the Site. Personal Information includes information that can be linked to a specific individual, such as a name and/or your business’ name, address, telephone number, email address, payment information and other information which you submit to us at the Site. Sharing Personal Information with us is entirely optional.

1. Information collected via Technology

In an effort to improve the quality of the Site and the Services, we track information provided to us by your browser when you view the Site or use the Services, such as your Internet service provider, IP address, the website you came from (known as the “referring URL”), the type of browser you use, your operating system, the device from which you connected to the Services, the time and date of access, the Site pages viewed, time spent at our Site, the sites visited just before and just after our Site, and other information that does not personally identify you. We track this information using cookies, or small text files which include an anonymous unique identifier, and other technologies serving similar tracking purposes. These technologies are features of web browser (Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc.) software that allows web servers to recognize the computer used to access a site. They are small pieces of data that are stored by a user’s web browser on one site to simplify subsequent interactions with that site by the same user or to use the information to streamline the user’s transaction on related web pages. This makes it easier for a user to move from site to site and to complete transactions over the Internet. These technologies should make your online experience easier and more personalized. These technologies enable us to collect both Non-Personal Information and Personal Information about a user and keep a record of the user’s preferences when utilizing our services, both on an individual and aggregate basis. For example, AbandonAid may collect the following information:

  1. Website visits
  2. Name
  3. E-mail address

AbandonAid may use both persistent and session cookies; persistent cookies remain on your computer after you close your session and until you delete them, while session cookies expire when you close your browser.

If you do not wish to transmit information about yourself through cookies or similar technologies, you may be able to turn off these functions in your web browser; please consult the “Help” section of your web browser to correctly do so. If you elect to turn them off, however, you may not be able to access certain features of the Site and your use of some portions of the Site may be affected.

2. Information you provide us by using the Site or Services

In addition to the information provided automatically by your browser when you visit the Site, you may choose to provide us with personally identifiable information in connection with your visit to the Site or use of the Services, such as your email address, name and your business’ name, payment information and postal address. To use elements of the Services you may need to create a client profile. You can create a profile by registering directly through the Site and entering your email address, and creating a user name and a password. By registering, you are authorizing us to collect, store and use your email address in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

3. No Use of Our Site by Persons under 13

The Site is not intended for use by anyone under 18, except with the explicit permission and under the supervision of a parent or guardian who accepts full legal responsibility for the minor’s use. No person under 13 should disclose information on this Site. AbandonAid doesn’t knowingly collect or use personally identifiable information from children under 13. If a child under 13 has provided us with personally identifiable information without parental or guardian consent, the parent or guardian should contact us at the email address provided below to remove the information and opt out of promotional opportunities. You may learn more about protecting children’s privacy online by visiting here.

4. This website uses the web analytics technology "AbandonAid" from Datacrushers Ltd, 31 Haneviim Street, Jerusalem, Israel. AbandonA1d evaluates certain aspects of user behavior on our website for us. This data is used by us to permanently improve our shop and our services and thus make them more interesting for you. For this purpose, when using our web pages, some information that your browser transmits, is collected and evaluated for us through AbandonAid This is done by a Javascript file, which is integrated on every website of our site. The following data is collected Request (file name of the requested file), browser type/ version, browser language, operating system used, internal resolution of the browser window, screen resolution, Javascript activation, Java On/Off, cookies on/off, color depth, referrer URL, IP address (however, the IP address is only collected anonymously), as well as date and time of your access to our shop or our websites. AbandonAid also records which products you have searched for, viewed and selected (i. e. placed in our shopping cart) in our shop. The data collected in this way is used to create user profiles that form the basis for web statistics. We also used AbandonAid to inform you by e-mail about unsuccessfully completed or canceled order processes and products affected thereby, However, we will only send you such notifications if you have specifically­ consented to the receipt of such e-mails, or if this relates to goods which correspond to products (or are comparable with products) that you have already purchased from us, provided you have not al­ ready objected to the use of your data for receiving such messages. For this purpose, AbandonAidcollects e-mail addresses which you have entered into the forms on the website during your visit. e.g. in order to log in to your customer account with us. The data collected in this way will be transmitted to a server of AbandonAid's hosting service partner Amazon Web Services Inc. located in the USA, where it will be stored on our behalf and processed exclusively for our purposes. AbandonAid will only use your data to provide us with the aforementioned services and will not pass them on to third par­ ties. Amazon Web Services Inc. is self-certificated under the so-called EU-US Privacy Shield https://www.privacvshield.gov/list) and therefore falls under an adequacy decision of the EU Commission. We store personal data for a maximum period of 90 days. You may prevent the collection and storage of your data through AbandonAid by activating the "do not track" option in your web browser's set­tings. You can further object to the collection and storage of data by AbandonAid at any time with effect for the future. In order to contradict data collection and storage for the future, you can obtain an Opt-Out-Cookie from AbandonAidunder the following link, which means that no data will be collected and stored by AbandonAid in the future: By confirming http://piwik.raac33.net/piwik/index.php?module-CoreAdminHome&actiont=optOut&language=en the link, an opt-out cookie is set on your data carrier. This cookie is valid for two years. Please note that if you delete all cookies on your computer, this opt-out cookie will also be deleted This means that, f you wish to continue to object to the collection of data by AbandonAid, you must set the opt-out cookie again. The opt-out cookie is set per browser and computer. If you visit our web­ sites from home and work or with different browsers, you have to activate the opt-out cookie in the different browsers or on the different computers. Further information on data protection at Aban­donAid can be found at https://www.datacrushers.com/terms-and-conditions/ and https://app.datacrushers.com/Privacy%20Policy.html


II. HOW WE USE AND SHARE INFORMATION
Personal Information

Except as otherwise stated in this Privacy Policy, we do not sell, trade, rent or otherwise share for marketing purposes your Personal Information with third parties without your consent. We do share Personal Information with vendors who are performing services for AbandonAid, such as third party payment processors and service providers who send communications to you on behalf of AbandonAid. Those vendors use your Personal Information only at our direction and in accordance with our Privacy Policy. In general, the Personal Information you provide to us is used to help us communicate with you. For example, we use Personal Information to contact users in connection with the provision of Services to users, in response to questions, solicit feedback from users, provide technical support, and inform users about promotional offers.

Non-Personal Information

In general, we use Non-Personal Information to help us improve the Services and customize the user experience. We also may aggregate Non-Personal Information in order to track trends and analyze use patterns on the Site. This Privacy Policy does not limit in any way our use or disclosure of Non-Personal Information and we reserve the right to use and disclose such Non-Personal Information to our partners, advertisers and other third parties.

In order to provide the Services to our clients, we may collect data (including both Non-Personal Information and Personal Information) from the users of our clients’ websites. We will not use such data for any purpose other than to provide the Services to the customer who provided such data. Our clients who permit us to collect such Personal Information and Non Personal Information for providing the Services are obligated by us in the Terms of Service and by applicable law to protect the privacy of such data.

Blog

We maintain a AbandonAid blog, available at blog.AbandonAid.com, to provide our users and clients with information about our Services and related on-line retail trends. If you post to the blog, you should be aware that any Personal Information submitted can be read, collected or used by any person who visits the blog. We are not responsible for Personal Information or any other information you chose to submit to this forum. If you choose to comment on posts in the blog through Twitter and/or Facebook, we do not receive access to your Personal Information from those sites. Comments to our blog may not contain spam or profanity and should be related to topics and posts contained on the blog. We reserve the right to moderate any user-submitted comments and to edit or remove any comments that do not meet these guidelines. We reserve the right to use, reproduce and share user or client submitted comments in any form.

Mergers, Acquisitions and Similar Business Transactions

Sharing Information with the Government or As Otherwise Required by Law We may also use or disclose information collected on the Site to resolve disputes or investigate problems. We may disclose or access such information when we believe in good faith that the law requires it, or if we consider it necessary to maintain the Services and improve our products and services.


III. HOW WE PROTECT INFORMATION

We implement security measures designed to protect your information from unauthorized access, disclosure or accidental loss or destruction of Non-Personal Information and Personal Information, including credit card information. We further protect your information from potential security breaches by implementing certain technological security measures including encryption, firewalls and secure socket layer technology. However, these measures do not guarantee that your information will not be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed by breach of such firewalls and secure server software. Although we take reasonable steps to safeguard and prevent unauthorized access to your personally identifiable information, we can’t be responsible for the acts of those who gain unauthorized access, and we make no warranty, express, implied or otherwise, that we will prevent such access. By using visiting our Site and using our Services, you acknowledge that you understand and agree to assume these risks. Communications you may have with us via email or U.S. Mail may not be secure unless we advise you that security measures are in place prior to your sending information. Therefore, if you choose to communicate with us through these means, you are assuming the risk of doing so and we request that you do not send or post sensitive information through these means.


IV. YOUR RIGHTS REGARDING THE USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

You have the right at any time to prevent us from contacting you for marketing purposes. When we send a promotional communication to a user, the user can opt out of further promotional communications by following the unsubscribe instructions provided in each promotional e-mail. Please note that notwithstanding the promotional preferences you indicate by either unsubscribing or opting out in the Settings section of the Site, we may continue to send you administrative emails including, for example, in order to effectively provide you with the Services and periodic updates to our Privacy Policy.

Our clients may contact their users for marketing purposes using our platform and/or information provided by us in connection with our Services. Please refer to our Terms of Service or the customer’s privacy policy for policies governing such communications.


V. LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

As part of the Services, we may provide links to or compatibility with other websites or applications. Some of these sites may even be co-branded with the AbandonAid name or logo. However, we are not responsible for the privacy practices employed by those websites or the information or content they contain. This Privacy Policy applies solely to information collected by us through the Site and the Services. Therefore, this Privacy Policy does not apply to your use of a third party website accessed by selecting a link on our Site or via our Services. The privacy policy of that other website or application will apply to your access or use of that site or application. We encourage our users to read the privacy statements of other websites before proceeding to use them.


VI. CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY

Please read the Terms of Service and this Privacy Policy carefully. AbandonAid reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use at any time. We will notify you of significant changes to our Privacy Policy by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account or by placing a prominent notice on our Site. Significant changes will go into effect 30 days following such notification. Non-material changes or clarifications will take effect immediately. You should periodically check the Site and this privacy page for updates. The effective date of the latest version of the Privacy Policy will appear on this page.


VII. INTERNATIONAL USERS

This Site is hosted and operated in the United States of America. Those who access or use the Site or the Services from other jurisdictions do so at their own choice and risk and are solely responsible for compliance with local law. Please note that the personal information you submit to our Site will be transferred to and stored in the United States to be processed by us so we can provide this Site and the Services to you as set forth in this Privacy Policy and the Terms of Service. If you are not a resident of the United States, you acknowledge and agree that we may collect and use your personal information outside your home jurisdiction, and that we may store your personal information in the United States. Please note that the level of legal protection provided in the United States or other non-European countries in which you may access our Site or use the Services may not be as stringent as that under European Union privacy standards or the privacy laws of some other countries, possibly including your home jurisdiction.


VIII. CONTACT US

If you desire not to receive information about products or services we think may be of interest to you or if you wish to access, delete or correct you information, please send us an email to help@AbandonAid.com.

If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy or the practices of this Site, please contact us by sending an email to help@AbandonAid.com.


IX. CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS

California law permits visitors who are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personally identifiable information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please contact us at help@AbandonAid.com.