Privacy Policy

PLEASE READ THE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE

Welcome to this Brainsy, Inc. (“Brainsy”) powered website (“Site”). This Privacy Policy governs aspects of your use of the Site and should be read in connection with the Terms. Together the Terms and the Privacy Policy govern your use of the Site and are referred to as the Terms of Use. By accessing and using this Site, you agree to be bound by the Terms of Use. In the event of a conflict between the Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Policy, the Terms and Conditions shall control. Some of the features offered by Brainsy, such as Expert Calling Networks (ECN), Expert Communities Online (ECO), Television Social Networks (TSN), and Radio Calling Networks (RCN) (each a “Platform”) will be subject to separate Agreements and policies in addition to these Terms of Use.

General. When you visit the Site, we may collect certain personally-identifiable information you choose to disclose to us, such as your name, postal address, telephone number, and email address. We may also passively collect non-personal and aggregated information that is automatically sent to us by your web browser or device, including your Internet Service Provider and IP address, the date and time you access the Site, the pages you have accessed while visiting the Site, and the Internet address from which you accessed the Site. We may receive information from third party sources and incorporate it with your personally-identifiable information. If you register and transact on a Platform, your call may be recorded in accordance with the Brainsy agreement governing your participation in that Platform. Please read all agreements carefully.

Personal Information. Our Site may share or disclose personally-identifiable information about you to other companies or individuals when:

  • We utilize third party service providers to provide products, services or functions on our behalf (such as sending emails or processing credit cards or fulfilling contests or subscriptions), and ask these service providers to agree to maintain the confidentiality of your user-specific information and not to use your user-specific information for any reason except to carry out the purpose(s) for which we hired them.
  • You have entered a give-away, contest or sweepstakes sponsored by us or a third party, in which case the information will be used and disclosed by us and the third party to run the give-away, contest or sweepstakes and may be used by us or the third party, in our discretion, including direct marketing and as otherwise provided in the applicable rules for the give-away, contest or sweepstakes (if you don't want your name shared, you should not enter the give-away, contest or sweepstakes).
  • It is required by law.

Sharing. As described in this Privacy Policy, if you register on one or more Platform Sites “powered by Brainsy,” then we may make your email address available to the Network Sponsor of that Platform. Network Sponsors are independent of Brainsy and therefore, Brainsy cannot and does not assume any responsibility or liability for the actions of any Network Sponsor or their use of your email address. You should review any individual Platform Network Sponsor’s privacy notice to understand how they will use your personal information.

Ownership. Any data or information collected and held by Brainsy shall be the property of Brainsy and may be sold or transferred by Brainsy in conjunction with the sale or transfer of the business to which the data or information relates.

Traffic Data Collected. We automatically track and collect the following information when you visit our Site: (i) your IP address; (ii) the type of computer you are using; and (iii) the type of Web browser you are using (collectively "Traffic Data"). Traffic Data is helpful -- in the aggregate -- for marketing purposes and for improving our customers overall experience of the Site.

Cookies.  Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to an individual's hard drive for record-keeping purposes. They allow a website to remember you and allows for the personalization of web pages. The use of cookies is an industry standard; you'll find them on most major websites. Our Site may use cookies to understand our users better and to track information for them. Use your browser to manage your cookies recognizing that if you limit the use of cookies not all of the Site functionality may be available to you.

Log Files. We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the Site, track users' movements, and gather broad demographic information for anonymous and aggregate use.

Modifications. From time to time, we may use information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in the Privacy Policy. If our information practices change at some time in the future we will post the policy changes to our Site to notify you of these changes, update the Privacy Policy and we will use for these new purposes only data collected from the time of the Privacy Policy change forward.

Security. With respect to security, we have standard security measures in place in our physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information that we have collected from you at our Site. Our Site encrypts sensitive information prior to transmission over the Internet using secure socket layer (SSL) encryption technology. Although we take precautions to safeguard your personal information, no transmission of data over the Internet or any other public network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or information we transmit to you from our online products or services, and you do so at your own risk.

Contact Us. If you feel that this Site is not following its stated information policy, you may contact us via email ( support@brainsy.com, Subject “Privacy Policy”).

Last updated: March 15, 2017