Privacy

Updated November 9, 2018

This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for both pingbug.com and pingbug.me.

When you visit pingbug.com or pingbug.me, we collect information about that interaction. Specifically, the information we collect automatically may include your IP address, your operating system, your browser ID, your browsing activity, and other information about your system and connection and how you interact with our Websites and other websites. We may collect this information as a part of log files as well as through the use of cookies or other tracking technologies. 

We will use your email address (as submitted willingly by you) for the purpose of sending our newsletter and any relevant notices. We do not sell, lease or otherwise actively transfer your email address to third party marketers.

We us MailChimp to manage our newsletter. Thus, your email address will reside securely within the MailChimp servers and platform for the purpose of sending newsletters and providing you with a secure and easy method to quickly unsubscribe from our newsletter. MailChimp takes data privacy seriously. Their privacy policy explains who they are, how they collect, share and use Personal Information, and how you can exercise your privacy rights. Please go here to review the MailChimp privacy policy.

At times we use a third party tracking service call Hasoffers by Tune to track campaigns and to track rewards owed to our users. Should you opt-in to one of our internal rewards campaigns, your email address will transfer to the Hasoffers platform, which provides PingBug with a reliable method for validating your eligibility for the reward you opted in to. Tune adheres to GDPR principles and has certified to the Department of Commerce that it adheres to the Privacy Shield Principles. To view the Tune privacy practices go here.

We use Google Analytics as a service on our websites (pingbug.com and pingbug.me) to collect information about your interactions with our websites.  To review Google’s practices with regard to safeguarding your data, please visit here.

You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do so by contacting us via the Contact Form or by clicking “unsubscribe” in our emails.

We use “cookies” on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on your hard drive to help us improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site.

Some of our business partners may use cookies on our site (for example, advertisers). However, we have no access to or control over these cookies.

This website and our newsletter contain links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of other such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site or newsletter and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information. Please be aware that PingBug is not responsible for the content of third-party advertising and websites, nor are we responsible for the privacy policy or practices of third-parties and their websites. Our Privacy Policy only applies to information we collect from you while you are actively in session with PingBug.