Infotanks, Inc. creates profiles of business people and companies, which we call "Public Profiles," from different sources. Once we have collected Information about a person or company, we combine multiple mentions of the same person or company into a Public Profile. The resulting directory of Public Profiles (the "Directory") is then made available to the users of the Site and our customers and strategic partners.
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We use various data analytic and mining tools (some proprietary and some third-party) to identify specific companies and their possible IT infrastructure. Our Research team go into verifying those captured information through email and Tele – surveys. We make over 10 million business & IT verification calls annually to capture and maintain accurate business data.
If you choose to use our referral service to invite a friend to join Infotanks, Inc., we will ask you for your friend's name and email address. We will automatically send your friend a one-time email inviting him or her to visit the Site. Infotanks, Inc. will use this information for the sole purpose of sending this one-time email and will not store your friend's name or email address.
Infotanks, Inc. may aggregate Information in a form that does not allow users to be personally identified for the purpose of understanding our customer base and enhancing the services that we and our strategic partners and customers can provide you.
If you purchase one of our online subscription-based services, you will need to provide credit card information. We will use that information solely for the purpose of fulfilling your Infotanks, Inc. purchase request. We will store credit card information in an encrypted form and will not sell, share or use it again without your prior consent. We also collect information using cookies, as described below.
Most websites, including our Site, use a feature of your browser to set a small text file called a "cookie" on your computer. The site placing the cookie on your computer can then recognize the computer when you revisit the site to allow auto log in and track how you are using the site.
When you visit our Site, our servers and/or those of our service providers automatically record certain information that your web browser sends, such as your web request, Internet Protocol address, browser type, referring/exit pages and URLs, number of clicks, domain names, landing pages, pages viewed, time and date of use and other information.The Information we collect using cookies does not allow you to be personally identified; but we may link this Information to Information that you submit while on our Site, which does allow you to be personally identified.You are free to decline cookies. You can configure your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, erase cookies or notify you when a cookie is set.
Our Web pages contain electronic images known as Web beacons (sometimes called single-pixel gifs) and are used along with cookies to compile aggregated statistics to analyze how our site is used and may be used in some of our emails to let us know which emails and links have been opened by recipients. This allows us to gauge the effectiveness of our customer communications and marketing campaigns.
We may make any Information that our users contribute for inclusion in our Directory, that we collect from public web sources or that we license from third parties available to users of the Site, to our strategic partners and to our customers.
Infotanks, Inc. may from time to time disclose Information to service providers, solely for providing functions related to our operation of the Site and for no other purpose. For example:
Infotanks, Inc. uses service providers to process credit card payments on our Site. When you use a credit card to pay for Infotanks, Inc. services, Information such as your name, billing address, phone number, email address and credit card Information will be submitted to service providers for verification and to manage any recurring payments.
Infotanks, Inc. uses software hosted by a service provider to provide us with information regarding our visitors' activities on our Site. When you visit our Site, that service provider may set cookies on our behalf and may receive information about your browsing activity on our Site.
We may disclose Information to a third party if we believe in good faith that such disclosure is necessary or desirable: (i) to comply with a law, regulation, governmental or securities exchange requirement, court order, judicial proceeding or legal process, such as a subpoena or a search warrant, (ii) to address a violation of the law, (iii) to protect the rights, property or safety of Infotanks, Inc., its users or the public, or (iv) to allow Infotanks, Inc. to exercise its legal rights or respond to a legal claim.
We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
Infotanks, Inc. gives you the opportunity to "opt out" of having your Information used for certain purposes.
When Infotanks, Inc. adds a profile to its Directory that includes an email address, it sends a message to that email address, offering an opportunity to opt out of inclusion in the Directory.
This Site contains links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by Infotanks, Inc.. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites.We encourage when you leave our Site to be aware and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information.This privacy statement applies only to information collected by this Site.