– Website Visitors
Like most website operators, My Local Merchant Services collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. My Local Merchant Services’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how My Local Merchant Services’s visitors use its website. From time to time, My Local Merchant Services may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
My Local Merchant Services also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on https://www.mylocalmerchantservices.com/ blog posts. My Local Merchant Services only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.
– Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to My Local Merchant Services’s websites choose to interact with My Local Merchant Services in ways that require My Local Merchant Services to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that My Local Merchant Services gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for a blog at https://www.mylocalmerchantservices.com/ to provide a username and email address.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
– Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
My Local Merchant Services discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on My Local Merchant Services’s behalf or to provide services available at My Local Merchant Services’s website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using My Local Merchant Services’s website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. My Local Merchant Services will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, My Local Merchant Services discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when My Local Merchant Services believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of My Local Merchant Services, third parties or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of https://www.mylocalmerchantservices.com/ and have supplied your email address, My Local Merchant Services may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with My Local Merchant Services and our products. We primarily use our blog to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. My Local Merchant Services takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
– Aggregated Statistics
My Local Merchant Services may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. My Local Merchant Services may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, My Local Merchant Services does not disclose your personally-identifying information.
To enrich and perfect your online experience, My Local Merchant Services uses “Cookies”, similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising and store your preferences on your computer.