The Information We Collect.
How We Use Your Information.
Legal Bases for Use of Your Information.
Cookies and Similar Technologies
Online Analytics and Advertising.
How We Share and Disclose Your Information.
Retention of Your Information.
Data Subject Rights and Your Choices.
Third Party Links and Features.
How We Protect Your Information.
Brightdirectories Contact Information.
Information we collect.
We obtain information about you through the means discussed below when we provide the Services. Please note that we need certain types of information so that we can provide the Services to you. If you do not provide us with such information, or ask us to delete it, you may no longer be able to access or use our Services.
Information about you. While parts of the Services may not require you to provide any information that can directly identify you by name (such as if you choose to browse the website without logging in), the specific types of information we collect will depend upon the Services you use, how you use them, and the information you choose to provide. The types of data we collect directly from you includes:
Information about others. If you request that your purchase be provided to someone other than yourself (such as a gift recipient), we use the information you provide about the other person to fulfill the shipment.
When you use our Services, we collect certain information as described in this Section. As discussed further below, we and our service providers (which are third-party companies that work on our behalf) may use a variety of technologies, including cookies and similar tools, to assist in collecting this information.
Websites. When you use our website, we collect and analyze information such as your IP address, browser types, browser language, operating system, software and hardware attributes (including device IDs) referring and exit pages and URLs, the number of clicks, pages viewed and the order of those pages, the date and time you used the Services, error logs, and other similar information.
Location Information. When you use the Services, we and our service providers may automatically collect general location information (e.g., IP address, city/state and or postal code associated with an IP address) from your computer or mobile device.
We may receive additional information such as demographic and statistical information from third parties, such as business partners, marketers, researchers, analysts, and other parties that we may attribute to you based on your assignment to certain statistical groups. We use this information to supplement the information that we collect directly from you in order to derive your possible interests and to provide more relevant experiences for you and improve our products, analytics, and advertising.
We, or our service providers, use your information for various purposes depending on the types of information we have collected from and about you, in order to:
Establish, exercise, or defend our legal rights where it is necessary for our legitimate interests or the legitimate interests of others.
We may aggregate and/or anonymize any information collected through the Services so that such information can no longer be linked to you or your device. We may use such information for any purpose, including without limitation for research and marketing purposes, and may also share such data with any third parties, including advertisers, promotional partners, and sponsors.
Where the use of your information is necessary to perform our obligations under a contract with you (for example, to comply with: the terms of service of our websites which you accept by browsing the websites/registering; and/or our contract to provide our Services to you);
Where use of your information is necessary for our legitimate interests or the legitimate interests of others (for example, to provide security for our website and applications; operate our business and our Services; make and receive payments; comply with legal requirements and defend our legal rights; prevent fraud and to know the customer to whom we are providing Services);
Where we are required to process information in accordance with an EU Member State legal obligation; or Where we have your consent, in accordance with applicable law.
To collect the information in the “Information We Collect Through Automated Means” section above, we and our service providers use Internet server logs, cookies, tracking pixels, and other similar tracking technologies. We use these technologies in order to offer you a more tailored experience in the future, by understanding and remembering your particular browsing preferences. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile device when you visit a site that enable us to:
(i) recognize your computer;
(ii) store your preferences and settings;
(iii) understand the web pages of the Services you have visited;
(iv) enhance your user experience by delivering and measuring the effectiveness of content and advertising tailored to your interests;
(v) perform searches and analytics; and
(vi) assist with security and administrative functions. Some cookies are placed in your browser cache while those associated with Flash technologies are stored with your Adobe Flash Player files.
Brightdirectories takes technical and organizational security measures to protect the information provided via the Services from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, no Internet or email transmission is ever fully secure or error-free. Please keep this in mind when disclosing any information to Brightdirectories via the Internet.
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Fees are payable in advance on the first day of each billing cycle. Customer's billing cycle shall be monthly or annually or one time license fee as indicated in the order at the beginning on the Service Commencement date. Bright Directories (Powered by Polosoft Technologies) may request payment for the first billing cycle prior to the beginning of service. Terms of this Agreement; otherwise Bright directories will send invoice to customer via electronic mail on the Primary Customer Contact listed on the Order. Invoiced fees may be issued on or before the 1st day of each billing cycle, and the fees shall be due by the 10th day following invoice date, but in no event earlier than the first day of each billing cycle. Payments must be made in United States dollars. Customers are liable for providing Bright Directories with changes to billing information (such as credit card expiration, change in billing address). At its option, Bright directories may accrue charges to be made to a credit/debit card until such charges exceed $10.00. Bright Directories may suspend the service without notice if payment for the service is overdue. Fees not disputed within sixty (60) days of due date are conclusively deemed accurate. Customer agrees to pay Bright Directories's reasonable reinstatement fee following a suspension of service for non-payment, and to pay Bright Directories's reasonable costs of collection of overdue amounts, including collection agency fees, attorney fees and court costs.
The service is billed in advance on a monthly, yearly, or other defined term or period of time basis and is non-refundable for the license purchase. There will be no refunds or credits for partial months of service, upgrade/downgrade refunds, or refunds for months unused with an open account.
We will contact you on the phone number/ e-mail id provided to us upon you placing an order to confirm the details of the order, the price paid/ to be paid and estimated delivery time. You shall not be entitled to cancel the order once you have received the above confirmation from us. If an item you ordered is unavailable post confirmation of the order, we will inform you of such unavailability.
Once we receive your email or call on email@example.com cancellation or refund, we will scrutinize and evaluate the transaction.
1. Bright Directories reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, its Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice.
2. Prices of all Services, including but not limited to monthly subscription plan fees to the Service, are subject to change. Such notice will be provided at any time by posting the changes to the Bright Directories site (BrightDirectories.com) or the Service itself.
3. Bright Directories shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, price change, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.
4. Transferring of ownership and liability of your account for the Service is possible. This requires an email and/or phone request in order to transfer ownership of the Service to a new party. In order to prevent fraud or accidental ownership transfers, additional security information may be required to protect you from falsified transfers. And until such security information is provided to verify your identity, your account and the Service will not be transferred to another party. A one-time transfer fee may apply to transfer ownership and liability of the Service to a new party.
5. Although upgrading to newer versions of the Service is free, requesting Bright Directories to assist with migrations such as (but not limited to) member feature posts and data, design, category structures, widgets, and functionality may incur additional fees, and may not be possible in some circumstances. Bright Directories does not guarantee that any of the migrations listed above will be possible when the migration will occur between websites using different software versions or design frameworks.
6. If your website is using Bright Directories payment processing with the default payment gateway, meaning you are not using your own payment gateway account, you assume all risks associated with the collection of these payments through your website.
If a member of your website disputes a charge to their credit card or files a chargeback claim on a payment made through your website using the default payment gateway, you cannot request a withdrawal of the funds associated with the disputed transaction until the claim is settled.
Bright Directories will respond to the chargeback claim on your behalf.
Bright Directories may not notify the website owner that a chargeback claim was filed by a member.
If a chargeback claim is lost and as a result the member receives a refund of the associated transaction, this amount will be deducted from your website's Net Revenue total, and a $30 fee will also be deducted from your Net Revenue Total to compensate for the $25 fee charged by the payment gateway to mediate the dispute.
If a chargeback claim is won by Bright Directories, your net revenue total will not be impacted.