This policy describes the ways we collect, store, use and protect your personal information. You accept this policy when you sign up for or use our products, services or any other features, technologies or functionalities offered by us on our website or through any other means (collectively “TPU Technologies, Inc or TPU.").
We may amend this policy at any time by posting a revised version on our website. The revised version will be effective at the time we post it. In addition, if the revised version includes a substantial change, we will provide you with 30 days’ prior notice by posting notice of the change on the "Policy Updates" page of our website.
How We Collect Information About You
When you visit TPU’s website, we collect your IP address and standard web log information, such as your browser type and the pages you accessed on our website. If you open an account or use TPU, we may collect the following types of information:
Contact Information - your name, address, phone, email, and other similar information.
Financial Information - your full bank account numbers and/or credit card numbers and other similar information that you link to your TPU Technologies, Inc. account.
Before permitting you to use TPU, we may require you to provide additional information we can use to verify your identity, address or manage risk, such as your date of birth, social security number or other information similar to. We may also obtain information about you from third parties such as credit bureaus and identity verification services.
When you use TPU, we collect information about your transactions and your other activities on our website or information about your computer or other access devices for fraud prevention purposes.
Finally, we may collect additional information from or about you in other ways such as contacts with our customer support team or results when you respond to a survey from interactions with members of TPU's corporate family as well as from other companies.
How We Protect And Store Personal Information
Throughout this policy, we use the term "personal information" to describe information that can be associated with a specific person and can be used to identify that person. We do not consider personal information to include information that has been anonymized so that it does not identify a specific user.
We store and process your personal information on our computers in the United States and elsewhere in the world where TPU facilities are located and protect it by maintaining physical, electronic safeguards in compliance with applicable United States Federal and State Regulations. We use computer safeguards such as Firewalls and Data Encryption, we enforce physical access controls to our buildings and files, and we authorize access to personal information only for those employees who require it to fulfill their job responsibilities.
How We Use Personal Information We Collect
Our primary purpose in collecting personal information is to provide you with a secure, smooth, efficient, and customized experience. We may use your personal information to:
provide TPU services and customer support you request, process transactions and send notices about your transaction, resolve disputes, collect fees, troubleshoot problems, prevent potentially prohibited or illegal activities, and enforce our User Agreement, customize, measure, and improve TPU's services and the content and layout of our website and applications, deliver targeted marketing, service update notices, promotional offers based on your communication preferences, compare information for accuracy and verify it with third parties.
We don't sell or rent your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without your explicit consent. We may combine your information with information we collect from other companies and use it to improve and personalize TPU's services, content and advertising.
If you don't wish to receive marketing communications from us or participate in our ad-customization programs, simply indicate your preference by contacting us through our contact page with your full name and direct number to verify and let us know to adjust your preferences, or by following the directions provided with the communication or advertisement.
How We Share Personal Information With TPU Users
To process your payments, we may share some of your personal information with a third party to complete your transaction. Your contact information, date of sign-up and the number of payments you have sent to TPU. In addition, this and other information may also be shared with third parties when you use these third parties to access the TPU services. Unless you have agreed to it, these third parties are not allowed to use this information for any purpose other than to enable the TPU services.
How We Share Personal Information With Other Parties
We may share your personal information with:
Service providers under contract who help with parts of our business operations such as fraud prevention, bill collection, marketing, and technology services. Our contracts dictate that these service providers only use your information in connection with the services they perform for us and not for their own benefit.
Law Enforcement, Government Officials, or other third parties when we are compelled to do so by a Subpoena, Court Order or similar Legal Procedure. We need to do so to comply with Law or Credit Card rules.
We believe in good faith that the disclosure of personal information is necessary to prevent physical harm or financial loss, to report suspected illegal activity, or to investigate violations of our User Agreement.
We may update this policy from time to time so you may want to check it each time you visit our website. We last changed this policy on 07 March 2018.