Cookie and Privacy Policy

Effective: 2/1/2018

CINCS LLC. dba Climate IQ® is committed to protecting the personal information you provide when you visit climate-iq.com (“Website”). This Policy explains the information we may collect during your visit to our Website and how we use, share, and store that information. We believe it is important for you to understand the type of information we collect about you and how that information is used. We recognize the need for appropriate safeguards and management of Personal Identifiable Information (“PII”) you provide to us.

This Cookie and Privacy Policy is incorporated into our Terms and Conditions, so please be sure to read all of the terms that govern your use of the Website.


Collection and Use of Personal Information

Climate IQ® collect PII about a User to our Website only when the User chooses to provide such information. On certain pages, for example, a User has the opportunity to provide his/her PII such as his/her email address. By supplying such information to Climate IQ®, a User can sign up an account for Climate IQ®’s Service.

Climate IQ® will use your PII to fulfill your request with the service which Climate IQ® is obligated to provide to you, or communicate with you about our service.

Climate IQ® may also use your PII for such purposes as tracking demographic data, sending you information about our service, and update as well as other materials that we think may of interest to you. If, at any time, you decide you do not wish to continue receiving these communications, you may opt out as described below.

Climate IQ® will not sell or rent your PII to third parties for marketing purposes and will require our service providers (if any) not to use it for these purposes without your consent.

Climate IQ® reserves the right to disclose your PII to respond to a subpoena, court, search warrant or other legal process, to defend Climate IQ® against legal claims or, if Climate IQ® determines it is necessary, to investigate or take action in connection with activities that we suspect are illegal, threaten the safety of any person, are in violation of the Terms, or for other reasons that we determine in good faith are necessary or appropriate.


Aggregate and Non-Personal Information

Climate IQ® may use the information you provide in aggregate form for our internal program, research and general marketing purposes, such as generating statistics and developing plans for promoting our service. Some service providers with whom we share information may use it in aggregate form for their internal business purposes, such as generating statistics for marketing materials, but they may not use your Personal Information for any other purpose and may not share it with other parties.

We may also collect certain non-Personal Information about your use of the Website (e.g., to determine which pages of our Website are most popular and to improve use of the Website). We may collect IP addresses to analyze trends, administer our Website, track traffic patterns, and gather demographic information for aggregate use. We may share this aggregated non-Personal Information with our affiliates, licensees and partners, and may post analyses and statistics based on the aggregated data on the Website or use the data for research or promotional purposes relating to our mission. We do not use IP addresses in combination with your Personal Information without your prior consent.

Climate IQ® uses cookies and other technologies to ensure everyone who uses this Website has the best possible experience. Cookies also help us keep your information safe.

By continuing to use this Website, you are agreeing to the use of cookies and similar technologies for the purposes we describe in this policy.


Cookies

Cookies can be used to do lots of different things, like recognize you when you visit Climate IQ®, remember your preferences, and give you a personalized experience that’s in line with your settings. Cookies also make your interactions with Climate IQ® more secure, faster and more convenient. The cookie cannot be read by a Website other than ours. No cookie will contain information that will allow anyone to contact you via telephone, e-mail, or any other means.

We are using the following tools to place cookies on your device

◦ Google Analytics

If you do not want to receive cookies, you can change your browser settings on your computer or other devices you’re using to access our service. If you use this Website without changing your browser settings, we’ll assume that you’re happy to receive all cookies on this Website.


Security

To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, to maintain data accuracy, and to allow only the appropriate use of your PII, Climate IQ® utilizes reasonable technical and administrative controls and procedures to safeguard the information we collect.

Climate IQ®’s employees who have been granted access to your PII are made aware of their responsibilities to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of that information and have been provided instruction on how to do.


Location of Our Server; Transfer of Information to the United States; Other Transfer

Our server is located in the United States. If you are located outside of the United States, be aware that the information you provide will be transferred to the United States. By using our Website or providing your PII to us, you consent to this transfer and to the collection, storage, processing and use of your Personal Information in the United States. In addition, our service providers may not be located in your geographic area in the U.S.; by providing your PII on the Website, you also consent to the transfer of your data to these service providers.


Choice/Opt-Out

If you do not wish to receive promotional communications (e.g., by e-newsletters, email messages, or postal mailings about Climate IQ®’s Service), please inform us by sending an email to admin@climate-iq.com. Please indicate if you wish to discontinue receiving communications sent through only certain methods but not others.

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