Privacy Policy

I. Push Monkey Privacy Policy

As used in this policy, “Push Monkey” refers to all websites (including Push Monkey), properties, and services owned or operated by Push Monkey, Inc. This Privacy Policy is part of Push Monkey’s Terms of Use and describes the privacy practices of Push Monkey. Below you can find information about when and how we collect information from you or concerning your computer or device (“Information”), including Personally Identifiable Information (defined below), how we use such Information, and the circumstances under which we may disclose such Information to others.

By visiting the Push Monkey website, visiting a Push Monkey client website that provides notice of its use of Push Monkey and/or this policy, or registering for our service, you acknowledge that you accept and consent to the practices outlined in this Privacy Policy.

Please note that this Privacy Policy does not apply to the practices of companies other than Push Monkey, or to individuals whom Push Monkey does not employ or manage, including any of the third parties to which Push Monkey may disclose Information as set forth in this Privacy Policy.

Push Monkey’s Collection and Use of Visitor Information

In order to send push notifications to a user, the Push Monkey service stores the a token automatically generated by Apple when the user accepts receiving them.

Push Monkey’s Service is not designed to collect Information that could be used to personally identify you, such as your name, address or phone number (“Personally Identifiable Information”) when you visit a website that uses the Push Monkey Service or even if you subscribe to Push Notifications on that website (that are powered by Push Monkey).

Push Monkey’s Disclosure of Visitor Information

Except as disclosed in Section II below, Push Monkey never sells or shares any Visitor Information with individuals or companies other than the specific client on whose website Push Monkey collected the Visitor Information.

This Information is provided to clients in the form of aggregated reports and/or statistics that identify the collective behavior of visitors to the client’s website, as opposed to the behavior or activity of specific or identified individuals.

Client Information

When individuals or companies register to use the Push Monkey Service, register to use a trial version of Push Monkey, or request additional information about Push Monkey, Push Monkey may require Personally Identifiable Information, such as name, e-mail mailing address, phone number, financial information (e.g., credit card number, billing address), and/or website to be tracked, to process the registration or request (“Client Information”). When a client registers for the Push Monkey Service, some of these pieces of information may be temporarily stored in encrypted format in a session cookie (but are never stored or linked to a permanent cookie). Push Monkey may use this information to process and fulfill your request, register your account, check your qualifications for registration and/or to bill you for products and services. Push Monkey may also use Personally Identifiable Information you submit to us to provide Push Monkey’s products and services, personalize and tailor your experience on Push Monkey, operate our business, understand how clients are engaging with Push Monkey, request additional information necessary to process or fulfill your order; determine if you are satisfied with the Push Monkey service; inform you that an upgrade is available; or to contact you with information about Push Monkey, including information about new or existing products and services or special offers. For example, we may periodically send promotional materials or notifications related to our products and services to the email address associated with your account.

Disclosure of Client Information to Third Parties

Push Monkey may disclose Information (including Personally Identifiable Information) collected from or concerning clients or potential clients (“Clients”) to third parties in the circumstances described below and in Section II of this Privacy Policy. By registering for or accessing Push Monkey’s products or services, you consent to such disclosure. This Policy does not apply to the policies or practices of any such third parties.

Payment Processors

Like many companies that accept payment by credit card, Push Monkey relies on third-party payment processors to process financial payments, such as Paypal.com. When you make payments to Push Monkey to obtain or use Push Monkey’s products or services, Push Monkey may share Personally Identifiable Information, such as your name, address, and credit card information, with qualified third parties in order to process your order.

With the exception of the limited circumstances discussed above and in Section II, Push Monkey does not provide Clients’ Personally Identifiable Information to third parties for any purpose.

Access to Personally Identifiable Information Stored at Push Monkey

At any time, a Push Monkey client may view and/or modify their Personally Identifiable Information stored by Push Monkey by visiting the account preferences section of their Push Monkey account, accessible here.

II. PROVISIONS APPLICABLE TO BOTH VISITOR AND CLIENT INFORMATION

Disclosure of Visitor Information and Client Information to Service Providers and Law Enforcement/Legal Process

Information and/or Client Information (including Personally Identifiable Information) may be shared with certain third-party companies and individuals that help facilitate technical aspects of the Push Monkey Service or perform functions related to the administration of Push Monkey, such as Amazon’s Web Services, which provides storage facilities for certain Visitor Information and Client Information collected and analyzed by Push Monkey.

These third parties perform tasks on our behalf and are contractually obligated not to disclose or use Visitor Information or Client Information for any other purpose. However, Push Monkey is not responsible in the event that Personally Identifiable Information is disclosed at a result of a breach or security lapse at any such third party.

Push Monkey also reserves the right to disclose any Visitor Information or Client Information (including Personally Identifiable Information) to: (i) comply with any law, regulation, or legal request; (ii) enforce, apply, or investigate breaches of the Terms of Use or other agreements; (iii) respond to public requests; or (iv) protect the rights, property, user experience, or safety of Push Monkey, our employees, our users, or others.

Security and Protection of Visitor Information and Client Information

Push Monkey has implemented reasonable security mechanisms to protect Visitor Information and Client Information from loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction. Examples of these security mechanisms include limited and password-protected access, firewalls, and SSL encryption to protect transmission of data. However, please keep in mind that no security system is impenetrable. It may be possible for third parties to intercept or access Visitor Information and Client Information. Push Monkey cannot guarantee the security of such information and cannot be held responsible for unauthorized access to Push Monkey client accounts.

Change of Control

If Push Monkey, or substantially all of its assets, is acquired by another company or successor entity, Visitor Information and/or Client Information will be one of the assets transferred or acquired by the purchaser or successor. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any purchaser of or successor to Push Monkey or its assets may continue to collect, use and disclose your information as set forth in this policy.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

Push Monkey retains the discretion to amend or modify this policy from time to time. Use and disclosure of Information we obtain is subject to the later of: (1) the policy in effect at the time such Information is collected or (2) any subsequent policy to which you agree or of which you have notice, if you elect to use Push Monkey or a Push Monkey client site (including the Push Monkey website) following such acceptance or notice. If we make material changes in the way we use or disclose Personally Identifiable Information, we will notify you through one or more of the following means: a direct communication to your Push Monkey account, a communication to the e-mail address associated with your account, or a clear and prominent announcement on the Push Monkey website. Your continued access to or use of Push Monkey or websites that use Push Monkey following notice of material changes to this Privacy Policy shall constitute consent to any amendments and/or modifications.

For More Information

Push Monkey welcomes any questions or comments about this Privacy Policy or our privacy practices. Any such comments or questions should be submitted via our contact form.

Effective Date of this Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is effective as of September 1st, 2014.