What information do we collect?
At Saufter, we may collect personal information from or about you in order to provide, enhance, market, and offer our Service, as well as to communicate with you. This section outlines the categories of personal information we may collect, including information gathered in the past twelve (12) months. Please note that while providing all the identified personal information is not mandatory, failure to do so may impact our ability to provide you with the Service.
Account Information: When you create an account, we may request certain personal details, such as the account creator’s name, business email address, business phone number, and company name (“Account Information”).
Payment Information: If you make a purchase, our payment processor will collect your payment details, including your name, credit card information, billing address, and purchase details.
Location Data: While using our Service, your mobile device or browser may share location data via Wireless Fidelity (WiFi), Global Positioning System (GPS), Internet Protocol (IP) address, or Media Access Control (MAC) address. We collect this information based on your device and browser settings.
Usage Information: To enhance the functionality of our Service and to collect the data related to its usage, we and our third-party service providers (“Contractors”) may utilize web tracking technologies such as cookies, web beacons, pixel tags, and clear GIFs. This collected data (“Usage Information”) may include the websites you visited before and after accessing our Service, the type of browser you use, your IP address, the pages you visit within our Service, the links you click on, and whether you open our email communications. We may store cookies on your computer to facilitate data collection and improve your user experience. Additionally, we and our Contractors may use web tracking technologies in web pages or email communications to collect information about user interactions. Please note that we do not link Usage Information to individual user Account Information. Certain Usage Information, such as unique IP address data, may include information that is unique to you. You may have the option to modify your browser settings to control which web tracking technologies are allowed, but this may impact the performance of our Service.
How do we collect personal information?
At Saufter, we employ various methods to collect personal information. We may gather personal information directly from you when you visit our websites, participate in surveys, engage in telephone interactions, fill out registration forms, or utilize our Service in any other way.
In addition, we may obtain personal information from third parties. For instance, we may collaborate with service providers who assist us in building and managing our contact lists, integrating their services with ours, or engaging in other mutually beneficial partnerships.
Furthermore, we passively collect personal information from you. This can occur through the use of tracking tools like cookies, pixels, and web beacons, which help us gather usage and browser information. If you have enabled location data on your device, we may also collect such data based on your device’s location settings.
How do we use the information we collect?
At Saufter, we utilize the information we collect in the following ways:
Account Information: We employ and store Account Information to deliver our Service, including the establishment and renewal of your Saufter account. Additionally, we analyze and enhance the operation of the Service.
Account Information may also be used for internal operational and administrative purposes. We may enter Account Information into our contact management database to send you marketing materials and communicate with you regarding your interest in Saufter products and services.
Usage Information: The Usage Information we collect is used to provide and administer the Service. We may aggregate Usage Information across users to create statistical insights, as described in the “Aggregate Information” below. It allows us to determine which features users like the best and helps us to improve the Service, personalize user experiences, and measure overall effectiveness. This data also aids us in understanding the functionality and performance of the Service and storing user preferences.
Payment Information: We will use Payment Information to process your payment and provide you with any items you may purchase.
Aggregate Information: We generate statistical and aggregated data based on Account Information and Usage Information for analytical purposes. This aggregated data does not relate to or identify any specific individual or client and is used to understand our customer base, develop and enhance our services, and for marketing purposes.
Legal Exception: In certain circumstances, we may use Account Information and Usage Information as required by law, or legal process. Additionally, in Saufter’s reasonable discretion, the use of this information may be necessary to investigate a threat or fraud, protect the safety of individuals, safeguard our legal rights, or protect the rights of third parties.
Cookies and Other Technologies
We employ various types of cookies and tracking technologies, including log files, pixel tags, web beacons, web bugs, clear GIFs, and Local Storage Objects (LSOs), like HTML5 and Flash, to gather information about user interactions and usage of the Service. These technologies support and enhance features, monitor performance, personalize content and experiences, facilitate marketing and analytics, and serve other lawful purposes. Third parties may also collect information through these technologies on our behalf and for their own purposes.
Cookies are small files that are downloaded when you access certain websites. To learn more about cookies, please visit AllAboutCookies.org.
These cookies may originate from us (first-party) or from third parties. They may also include Flash Cookies. To learn how to manage privacy and storage settings for Flash cookies, please click here. We may utilize both session-based and persistent cookies. Session cookies expire when you close your browser or turn off your device, while persistent cookies remain on your device even after you close your browser or turn off your device.
We may use a variety of cookies on our website:
We may use a variety of cookies:
|Type of Cookies||Description|
|Required||Required cookies are necessary for the proper functioning of the Service. For example, they enable you to access and use secure areas of the Service.|
|Performance||Performance cookies gather information about how you use the Service, such as the pages you frequently visit and any error messages you encountered. The data collected by these cookies is aggregated and anonymous. It is used to improve the functionality and performance of the Service.|
|Functionality||Functionality cookies enable the Service to remember the information you enter and your choices, such as your username, language, or region. They provide personalized features and optimize your experience after logging in. Additionally, they can remember customizations made to text size, fonts, and other aspects of web pages.|
|Targeting or Advertising||At times, we may engage third parties to track and analyze statistical information from visitors to the Service. These cookies help monitor the performance of our advertisements. For instance, they remember which browsers have visited the Service. These cookies do not contain personal information, though, the collected information may be linked to personal data once we receive it. For example, advertising cookies may be placed on your computer so we can understand your interests. Then, our advertising partners enable us to present you with retargeted advertising on other websites based on your previous interactions with the Service. Third-party partners (who help us in delivering certain features of the Service and display advertising as per your browsing activity) use Flash cookies to collect and store information, which differs from browser cookies in terms of data storage. Most internet browsers accept cookies by default. You can accept, or block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to reject all or some cookies, or by changing your cookie preferences via the Service. The help and support area on your internet browser should have instructions on how to block or delete cookies. Some web browsers (including some mobile web browsers) provide settings that allow you to control or reject cookies or to alert you to when a cookie is placed on your computer, tablet or mobile device. Although you are not required to accept cookies, if you block or reject them, you may not have access to all of the features available through the Service.|
Most internet browsers accept cookies by default. You can choose to accept or block cookies by adjusting the settings in your browser. This can be done either by rejecting all or some cookies or by modifying your cookie preferences through the Service. Instructions on how to block or delete cookies can usually be found in the help and support section of your internet browser. Some web browsers, including certain mobile browsers, offer settings that allow you to control or reject cookies and receive alerts when a cookie is placed on your computer, tablet, or mobile device. Please note that if you choose to block or reject cookies, you may not have access to all features available through the Service.
Here are the links to some of the browser cookie settings in –
- Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
- Cookie settings in Firefox
- Cookie settings in Chrome
- Cookie settings in Safari web and iOS.
For more information on managing and deleting cookies, you can visit aboutcookies.org. To exercise your choices regarding the use of your web browsing activity for interest-based advertising, you can visit the following websites:
On mobile devices, you may also have settings to adjust ad tracking permissions.
What information do we disclose to third parties?
Account Information: Saufter does not disclose Account Information to any third party except for our Contractors who are bound by strict confidentiality obligations. This ensures that your information remains secure and protected. Additionally, we may disclose Account Information in accordance with the “Permitted Disclosures” section outlined below.
Usage Information: We may disclose Usage Information to our Contractors for the purpose of analyzing Service performance, user behavior, and to improve and operate our Service. Furthermore, Usage Information may be disclosed as described in the “Permitted Disclosures” section below.
Aggregate Information: We may share aggregated data that does not contain personally identifiable information with third parties, including potential customers, business partners, advertisers, and funding sources. This information is used to provide an overview of our business and operations and does not disclose any Account Information of a specific user or personal details.
Permitted Disclosures: In certain circumstances, Saufter reserves the right to disclose information collected in connection with the Service without any further notice to you. This includes disclosure to any successor of Saufter’s business in the event of a merger, acquisition, or similar transaction. Additionally, Saufter may disclose information to law enforcement or regulatory authorities if required by law or if we believe, in our reasonable discretion, that disclosure is necessary to investigate fraud, ensure individual safety, protect Saufter’s legal rights, or safeguard the rights of third parties.
How can you opt out of the use and disclosure of your information?
If you wish to have your personal information removed from our mailing list or database, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. In the event of such removal, Saufter may retain copies of the information for archival purposes.
Children under the age of 13
Saufter’s Service is intended for adults, and we do not knowingly collect personal information from individuals under the age of 13 without parental or guardian permission. Our Service is not designed to attract individuals under the age of 13. If you are a parent or legal guardian and believe that your child has provided us with their information, please contact us at email@example.com, marking your inquiries as “COPPA Inquiry.”
Access and updating of information
You can update your Account Information using the profile editing tools available on the Service. Saufter will promptly respond to reasonable requests from users to review or amend their Account Information in our mailing list or database. To request access or updates, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that we may need to verify your identity before providing access to or making changes to your information.
Security: We take necessary security precautions to protect the integrity and confidentiality of your personal information and Usage Information, in accordance with this policy, our Security Policy, and applicable laws. However, please be aware that no internet transmission is entirely secure, and we cannot guarantee that security breaches will not occur. We are not responsible for the actions of unauthorized third parties or hackers that may breach our reasonable security procedures.
Storage and Retention of Personal Information
To learn more about how we store and retain your personal information, please refer to our Data Lifecycle at Saufter policy.
Transfers of Personal Information
We process and store personal information within the United States and in other countries. If you reside outside the United States, please be aware that we may transfer your personal information to the United States and other countries that may have different data protection laws. However, we will ensure appropriate safeguards for the transfer of personal information outside the European Economic Area, including the use of standard contractual clauses approved by the European Commission and compliance with GDPR and other applicable laws.
Supplemental Terms for Certain Regions
If you are a user based in the European Union or the European Economic Area, your personal information is handled in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which grants certain rights to individuals. More information on this can be found here.
In case you are a resident of California, your personal information is handled in accordance with the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), which grants specific rights to California residents. More details on this can be found here.
- Specify the Right You Are Exercising: Clearly indicate the right you intend to exercise and provide details about the personal information to which your request pertains (if not to you). If you are acting on behalf of another individual, please clearly state this fact and provide your authority to act on their behalf.
- Verify Your Identity: Help us verify your identity by providing sufficient information. At a minimum, please provide your full name, address, and phone number. In some cases, we may require additional information to complete the verification process. Any personal information you disclose to us for verification purposes will be used solely for that purpose only.
- Preferred Response Delivery: Inform us about your preferred method of receiving our response. You may specify your preference for email, mail, or through your account if you have one with us.
Please note that you are not required to create an account with us in order to make a request to exercise your rights hereunder.
Please note that you don’t need to create an account with us in order to make a request to exercise your rights hereunder.