Privacy Policy

PRIVACY POLICY

Last Updated: October 22, 2019

This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit our website (our “Website”) or through your Account and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting, and disclosing that information.  PayPer Workz (referred to in this policy as “PayPer Workz”, “us”, “we”, or “our”) has adopted the following Privacy Policy to explain how we collect, use, and share information from and about you.

This Policy applies to the data you share when you use our “Services” which includes our Website and any affiliated web pages, your Account, or when you communicate with us.

This Policy is part of our Terms of Use which you can find here.

Please read this policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it. If you do not agree with our policies and practices, your choice is not to use our Services. By accessing or using the Services, you agree to this privacy policy. This policy may change from time to time (see Changes to Our Privacy Policy). Your continued use of the Services after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes, so please check the policy periodically for updates.

CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 18

Our Services are not intended for children under 18 years of age. No one under age 18 may provide any personal information to the Services. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 18. If you are under 18, do not use or provide any information through the Services or through any of its features, register on the Services, make any purchases through the Services, use any of the interactive or public comment features of this Website, or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, email address, or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 18 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 18, please contact us at customercare@payperworkz.com.

INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE

Some information collected when you use our services is considered “Personal Information” (or PI). This is information that can be used to identify you personally and includes things like your full name, your street address, your phone number, and your email address. Other than as provided for in this Policy, we won’t share or disclose this kind of information unless we get your permission. Other information that we collect may not identify you personally. This kind of information may be shared or disclosed in an aggregate form, used to personalize your experience, and so on.

Guests.  When you use our Services as a Guest, we may ask for information about your preferences and interests to personalize your experience and help you find what you need.

Members.  To use many aspects of our Services, you’re required to create a PayPer Workz account and become a Member. To become a Member, we require that you pick a unique username, and provide us with your email address so we can contact you. We may also ask you to tell us your name so we know who you are.

We may also ask you other information, to help us personalize your experience using our Services.

Publishers.  Members who are “Publishers” (as defined in our Terms of Use) will be required to provide additional contact information and payment information to receive Publisher Profits. We may, in our discretion, offer Publishers the opportunity to use a name, logo, trademark or other identifier, other than their given name and this information may be publicly available.  To comply with applicable laws, we (or one or more third parties on our behalf) may collect federal tax identification information from Publishers, including your social security number or employer identification number, to verify your identity and issue tax documents.

PURCHASE INFORMATION

When you make a purchase through our Services, you’ll need to provide billing and payment information to complete your order, and the payment will be covered by this Policy and our Terms of Use.  If you use a credit or debit card to pay for your purchases, you may be asked to add a credit or debit card payment source which might be sent to our payment processor. After your payment is processed, the payment processor will send us some details about the transaction so that we can record your order in our database and provide access to the materials that you purchased.  If you choose to pay using our third party payment processer, you’ll log in to your account with the applicable third party to complete your order. When the third party processes your payment, they’ll send us a confirmation with transaction details so we can record your order and provide access to the materials you’ve purchased. Unless provided by you to us, we do not collect information about or have access to the payment or funding sources or any other financial account details associated with your third party account.

OTHER INFORMATION

When you use our Services (whether as a Guest, Member or Publisher), we receive and collect certain information from your browser and your device such as your Internet Protocol address (IP address), device information, operating system, browser type and version, and browser country location. We also log data related to how you use our Services, including cookies that may uniquely identify your visit or account. This log data includes details such as what pages of our Website you visit and when, how users navigate through the Site, and visit referral URLs. This information allows us to better understand how our Services are being used, helps us make improvements, and enables us to personalize your experience with our Services. (See the Cookies section below for more information.)

INFORMATION COLLECTED FROM THIRD PARTIES 
We may collect information about you from third parties as permitted by law or through your interaction with third parties we may integrate with from time to time to offer new features and/or services to you.

HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION

We use the information we collect about you and the information that you tell us about yourself for the following general purposes:

  • To provide the Services, including to create your Account and profile, interact with Members, make purchases, sell Products, or connect with third party service providers to facilitate transactions made through the Services
  • To identify you in connection with your account activity  (In some cases, this information may be shared or displayed publicly or only to certain other Members in a full or modified form as described below.)
  • To communicate with you about our Services and your account
  • To facilitate transactions between Members and Publishers
  • To provide customer support
  • To personalize your experience with our Services
  • To track usage of our Service and run tests to improve our Services
  • To identify and understand trends in user activity so that we can make improvements to our Services
  • To ensure the proper operation and security of our Services
  • Other purposes to deliver and improve our Services for you and with respect to our rights hereunder and in the Terms of Use

WHEN YOU OPEN A PayPer Workz  STORE

If you choose to become a Publisher on PayPer Workz, there are some additional contact details we collect to ensure that we can reach you and deliver your Publisher Profits payments in the method you choose. You’ll also have a store page and profile, where you can choose to provide additional details about yourself to your customers. The information you add to your store profile is information that you visitors can see. The following information is visible to others:

  • Your store name. This will be the first and last name you provided at registration unless you choose an alternative “Store Name.” You can enter or update your Store Name from the store profile section of your account.
  • Your Store or Publisher Profile image. You have the option to upload a photograph, logo, or other image to your Store Profile.
  • Publisher Bio/Other Information. You can choose to provide additional information about yourself, your business, and your leadership experience. Any profile information you provide is visible to those who visit your store and can be edited, updated, or removed by you at any time.  

Other than as described in this Privacy Policy, we won’t publicly display or disclose Personal Information about you, such as the email address associated with your account, your street address or phone number, or your Publisher Profits and payout information, without your consent.

INFORMATION SHARED BETWEEN MEMBERS AND PUBLISHERS

When you place an order, your full name, city, state, and zip code will be visible to the Publisher whose materials you purchased. Additionally, if you purchase tangible goods, the Publisher will see the shipping information you entered during checkout to enable them to ship your order.

WHEN YOU CONNECT, SHARE, OR COMMUNICATE WITH OTHERS

There may be features of our Services which allow you to:

  • Post Content (Products you upload, and communications you post such as comments, reviews, questions, or other public messages)
  • Connect, communicate, and share information about yourself with other individuals
  • Join and post messages in forums, groups, or communities
  • Submit requests for products
  • Display a public profile, and so on

By using any of these features, you’re choosing to share information about yourself and your PayPer Workz account activity with PayPer Workz, the public or with other Members. If you connect with another Member, the Members you interact with may be able to view certain information and activity associated with your account and that interaction.

SERVICE PROVIDERS AND PARTNERS

PayPer Workz engages the services of third party companies (“Service Providers”) to support and help provide certain features of our Services such as payment processing, customer support, data storage and analysis, visitor tracking and user testing, email messaging, advertising, surveys, Site security, and other services. PayPer Workz shares data of Members and Publishers with these Service Providers so that they can perform their services and facilitate transactions which help deliver our Services more securely, efficiently, and effectively. Service Providers may have access to certain Personal Information of Members and Publishers in the course of providing their service. Service Providers’ access to your Personal Information is limited to the purpose of providing the services contracted for. Service Providers are not permitted to disclose information to other parties or use your Personal Information for any other purpose unless you have been notified of, or consented to, such disclosure or use by the Service Providers or us.

From time to time, we may partner with other companies or organizations (“Partners’) to offer additional products and services (“Partner Content”). When you buy or use Partner Content, we may share information with our Partners about your order and your account for the purposes of facilitating your use of Partner Content and ensuring delivery of Partner Content to you.

PayPer Workz may from time to time share aggregate user data with business partners, Service Providers, or other third parties to identify or share trends, usage statistics, and so on. Sharing data in an aggregate form means that no Personal Information, which would allow the recipient of the data to identify you personally, will be shared.  

ACCOUNT INFORMATION

You can view, update, and correct the information you’ve provided about yourself by visiting My Account and/or My Store page. You can also remove any of the optional information you’ve provided. Information that is required will be indicated as such and can be updated but cannot be removed.

If you don’t want to have an account with us anymore, you can close your account at any time by following the instructions or emailing us.  We may, but do not have the obligation to, store your Content, data and other Account information even after you close your Account. See the Data Retention section below. For Publishers who close their Accounts, we will inactivate access to your Products, however, for a limited time after closure in our discretion, Publishers may still retrieve Account information for banking and financial purposes and Publishers in good standing with paid subscriptions shall have such access until their applicable renewal term expires.

EMAIL PREFERENCES

PayPer Workz uses your contact information to communicate with you about our services and to provide notifications related to your account or activity. Certain communications related to your account or your activity are required and you can’t opt out of receiving them. These include, but aren’t limited to, purchase-related notifications, notifications related to changes that have been made to your login credentials or account details, and legal notifications. Other communications may not be required such as announcements about our Services, newsletters and messages with information you might be interested in, and other marketing and promotional messages. You can manage your preferences in your account, or by using the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of certain communication you receive.

PUBLIC PROFILES

If you choose to create a profile, or post communications, any information you post will be visible by other Members and the public. You can edit and update information provided in your public profile.

ACCOUNT SECURITY

Access to your PayPer Workz account is secured by the password you choose. To prevent unauthorized access to your account, choose a password that can’t be easily guessed and don’t share your password with anyone else. You’re responsible for keeping your password confidential, and for all activity that occurs under your account, whether or not authorized by you. You can change or update your password anytime by visiting your Account Profile. If you forget your password, you can click the Forgot Password link at login or visit the Profile page under My Account.  

Cookies and Google Analytics

COOKIES

Cookies are small pieces of data that are stored on your computer browser. When you visit websites like ours, some information about your visit is stored in cookies which are used to tailor your experience, surface relevant information, products, and advertisements, and to allow you to pick up where you left off the next time you visit.  By using our Services, you agree to our use and other third parties’ use of cookies in the following ways, as well as other similar purposes:

  • Analytics
  • Marketing
  • Preserving your preferences
  • Personalizing your experience
  • Understanding where our website traffic is coming from
  • To ensure the security and availability of our Site and our Services

You have the right to decide whether a website can store cookies on your computer. Depending on the internet browser you use, you can view, manage, delete, and disable cookies through your browser preferences. Some features of the Services may not work properly if you choose not to allow us or third parties to use cookies.

GOOGLE ANALYTICS

We use Google Analytics to understand and analyze browsing activity, and for advertising through their AdWords and Remarketing Lists features. Google Analytics may store cookies on your computer when you visit our Site and may use those cookies to display advertisements for our products or Services when you visit other websites. If you don’t want Google Analytics to use cookies when you browse, you can install the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser Add-On to prevent Google Analytics from placing cookies on your browser.  

ADS AND LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEBSITES

There are places throughout our Services, such as advertisements and other links, where you can access websites owned and operated by third parties. The terms of this Policy apply only to our Services and do not apply to any third party websites that may be linked to or accessible from our Services. We can’t guarantee the privacy and security standards of other websites, so if you choose to access these third party links, you’ll want to familiarize yourself with the privacy policies and other terms applicable to those sites.  

HOSTED CONTENT

The content uploaded or posted to our Services is made available at the direction of our Members. We are not responsible for the content, including any disclosures of Personal Information by our Members. If you believe that any content posted on our Services violates your rights, please notify us at customercare@payperworkz.com.

DATA RETENTION

PayPer Workz will use your information for the reasons detailed in this Policy in order to deliver our Services to you while your account is active. If you no longer wish to be a Member of our Services, you can close your account with us at any time. If you close your account, your account is placed in an inactive state. We retain a record of your account information and only use your account information to provide sales data to Publishers you’ve transacted with, to continue to make products available to Members who have purchased licenses from you, to comply with a valid legal request or resolve a dispute, to enforce our rights, or to meet any legal requirements or obligations. We may also continue to include your data as part of ongoing aggregate data and usage analysis. We’ll no longer send you marketing or other communications about your account or our Services. You can restore your account at any time by emailing customercare@payperworkz.com with the subject, reactive account and including your full name and email address in the body of the message.

ACQUISITION

As part of a change of control, merger, acquisition, reorganization or other similar event, we may transfer the data we have collected, including Personal Information, to the purchasing, merging, or resulting entity.

LEGAL OBLIGATION

We respect and comply with legal obligations and may release information (including Personal Information and information about your account activities) in cooperation with a law enforcement investigation, in response to a valid legal request such as a court order or legal subpoena, as part of the process outlined by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), or to defend, protect, or exercise our legal rights.

CHANGES TO THIS POLICY

From time to time, we’ll update this Policy in accordance with the process and rules in our Terms of Use.  

HOW TO CONTACT US

For any questions you have about this policy or if you need assistance with your account, you can reach us at customercare@payperworkz.com.